Famous Quotes About Democracy Winston Churchill

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1. "The essence of a democracy is a free electorate."
Author: Arlen Specter
2. "A fanatical belief in democracy makes democratic institutions impossible"
Author: Bertrand Russell
3. "For comprehensive Earth action, an all-of-the-Earth representative democracy is required. That is, a global parliament."
Author: Bob Brown
4. "The road to democracy may be winding and is like a river taking many curves, but eventually the river will reach the ocean."
Author: Chen Shui Bian
5. "It's all a sham: I have seen, and I know firsthand, indeed from my own pen, how the organized Right has sabotaged not only journalism but also democracy and truth."
Author: David Brock
6. "As is often the case when things are complicated, extreme views have superficial appeal. On the one extreme, some see China as an inevitable enemy that must be contained; on the other hand, there are those who see China as a slowly developing democracy that can be embraced."
Author: Dennis C. Blair
7. "Africa must remain on the path of democracy. But democracy MUST also remain about the PEOPLE, not about power"
Author: Fela Durotoye
8. "It's just that to a lot of British people George Bush represents the worst of all things American. He's the right-wing Christian crusader, the toxic Texan who refused Kyoto, the poll-cheat eel who undermined democracy on the back of something called 'chads,' a notion we've never entirely grasped."
Author: Graham Joyce
9. "When Jefferson and the Republicans rallied to the Union and to the existing Federalist organization, the fabric of traditional American democracy was almost completely woven."
Author: Herbert Croly
10. "In the democracy of the dead all men at last are equal. There is neither rank nor station nor prerogative in the republic of the grave."
Author: John James Ingalls
11. "I swear to the Lord, I still can't see, why Democracy means, everybody but me."
Author: Langston Hughes
12. "Our right to disagree is precious but fragile. The best way to protect and preserve it is to let the other side speak without demonizing them or destroying their right to be heard. Such civil exchanges are the heart beat of democracy - essential to keeping it alive."
Author: Madeleine M. Kunin
13. "For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power."
Author: Omar Bongo
14. "Social democracy seeks and finds the ways, and particular slogans, of the workers' struggle only in the course of the development of this struggle, and gains directions for the way forward through this struggle alone."
Author: Rosa Luxemburg
15. "It's not a democracy here, it's the Middle East."
Author: Silvan Shalom
16. "Taking away a person's control of her own life - meaning her bank account - is one of the greatest infringements a democracy can impose, especially when it applies to young people. It is an infringement even if the intent may be perceived as benign and socially valid."
Author: Stieg Larsson
17. "In a few decades, the relationship between the environment, resources and conflict may seem almost as obvious as the connection we see today between human rights, democracy and peace."
Author: Wangari Maathai
18. "The government may change faces from time to time, but it's not like we fight wars for democracy - we fight wars for capitalism and for oil."
Author: Woody Harrelson

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Just as I had come to this conclusion I heard a heavy step approaching behind the great door, and saw through the chinks the gleam of a coming light. Then there was the sound of rattling chains and the clanking of massive bolts drawn back. A key was turned with the loud grating noise of long disuse, and the great door swung back."
Author: Bram Stoker

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