Quotes by imprison

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  • Ralph Ellison
    Ralph Ellison
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    If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy.
  • E. M. Cioran
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
    E. M. Cioran
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    Negation is the mind's first freedom, yet a negative habit is fruitful only so long as we exert ourselves to overcome it, adapt it to our needs; once acquired it can imprison us.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him in prison because he is unpopular. This is really the test of civilization.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    Perhaps the whole root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison ourselves in totems, taboos, crosses, blood sacrifices, steeples, mosques, races, armies, flags, nations, in order to deny the fact of death, which is the only fact we have.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
    John Donne
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    Take me to you, imprison me, for I, except you enthrall me, never shall be free, nor ever chaste, except you ravish me.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
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