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Where free unions and collective bargaining are forbidden, freedom is lost

Where free unions and collective bargaining are forbidden, freedom is lost.

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We must never stop at all until we see the day when nuclear arms have been banished from the face of this earth

A nuclear world war cannot be won and must never be fought. And no matter how great the obstacles may seem, we must never stop our efforts to reduce the weapons of war. We must never stop at all until we see the day when nuclear arms have been banished from the face of this earth.”

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It is totally illogical to seek happiness if we do nothing to restrain angry, spiteful, and malicious thoughts and emotions

It is totally illogical to seek happiness if we do nothing to restrain angry, spiteful, and malicious thoughts and emotions.”

Ethics for the New Millennium by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, edited by Alexander Norman, http://www.city-data.com/forum/religion-philosophy/236879-dalai-lama-quote-week.html

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Ignorance breeds monsters

Ignorance breeds monsters to fill up the vacancies of the soul that are unoccupied by the verities of knowledge.”

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There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance

There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance.

Lives of Eminent Philosophers

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from hardship comes endurance, from endurance comes character, and from character comes hope

rejoice in your hardship, for from hardship comes endurance, from endurance comes character, and from character comes hope, which does not disappoint us…”

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Divorce

Ah, yes, divorce… from the Latin word meaning to rip out a man’s genitals through his wallet.

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That which does not destroy us makes us stronger

That which does not destroy us makes us stronger

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aphorism

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People tend to support only that which they help to create.

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