Quotes: grievances

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  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
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    Jokes are grievances.
  • Aesop
    Aesop
    Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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    Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes.
  • Don DeLillo
    Don DeLillo
    American Author 1926-
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    Nostalgia is a product of dissatisfaction and rage. It´s a settling of grievances between the present and the past.
    Source: White Noise (2011) 210
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
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    There is another class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs-partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs.
    Source: My Larger Education: Being Chapters from My Experience (1911)
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