Quotations on Taking A Stand

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“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”

                                                                Martin Luther King Jr.

 

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“The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.”

                                                                Albert Einstein

 

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“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”

                                                                Elie Wiesel

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22 thoughts on “Quotations on Taking A Stand

  1. These are great quotes, particularly I find resonance in the final quote. It reminds me of the conspiracy of silence when one person is bullied in front of a group and the group falls silent. It takes guts to speak out and gutless when one does not.

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