Quotes by identity

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  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    An identity would seem to be arrived at by the way in which the person faces and uses his experience.
  • Ralph Waldo Trine
    Ralph Waldo Trine
    American writer
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    A miracle is nothing more or less than this. Anyone who has come into a knowledge of his true identity, of his oneness with the all-pervading wisdom and power, this makes it possible for laws higher than the ordinary mind knows of to be revealed to him.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    Any real change implies the breakup of the world as one has always known it, the loss of all that gave one an identity, the end of safety.
    Source: Nobody Knows My Name (1961)
  • Carlos Ghosn
    Carlos Ghosn
    Brazilian-born businessman 1954-
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    Every single time you make a merger, somebody is losing his identity. And saying something different is just rubbish.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    No other group in America has so had their identity socialized out of existence as have black women... When black people are talked about the focus tends to be on black men; and when women are talked about the focus tends to be on white women.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man's life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
  • Andrew Goodman
    Andrew Goodman
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    A people must have dignity and identity.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    Adoration in prayer reminds us of God's identity and inclination. As we list his attributes, lifting up his character and personality, we reinforce our understanding of who he is.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Brian K. Vaughan
    Brian K. Vaughan
    American comic book and television writer 1976-
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    After 9/11, I knew I wanted to write about power and identity and the way Americans on all sides of the political spectrum often mythologize our leaders, which are themes that the superhero genre has always handled really well.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    All over the world, young males and females, schooled in the art of patriarchal thinking, are building an identity on a foundation that sees the will to do violence as the essential way to assert being.
  • Abdolkarim Soroush
    Abdolkarim Soroush
    Iranian Islamic thinker and reformer 1945-
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    As a result of the awareness and consciousness of decline, an awareness and consciousness of a national ethnicity or an Islamic identity also came into being.
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
    American singer-songwriter and actress 1981-
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    Because I didn't have any queer, lesbian, female role models I hated my own femininity and had to look deep within myself to create an identity that worked for me. Pop culture just doesn't hand us enough variety to choose from.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    Donald Trump may not speak explicitly of 'who we are,' but with his promise to make America great again, he engages in his own kind of identity politics, signaling that the nation has lost its sense of self. That gets to people.
  • Abdolkarim Soroush
    Abdolkarim Soroush
    Iranian Islamic thinker and reformer 1945-
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    Establishing an equilibrium between the Islam of truth and Islam as an identity is one of the most difficult tasks of religious intellectuals.
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