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1. "The foreign correspondent is frequently the only means of getting an important story told, or of drawing the world's attention to disasters in the making or being covered up. Such an important role is risky in more ways than one. It can expose the correspondent to actual physical danger; but there is also the moral danger of indulging in sensationalism and dehumanizing the sufferer. This danger immediately raises the question of the character and attitude of the correspondent, because the same qualities of mind which in the past separated a Conrad from a Livingstone, or a Gainsborough from the anonymous painter of Francis Williams, are still present and active in the world today. Perhaps this difference can best be put in one phrase: the presence or absence of respect for the human person."
Author: Chinua Achebe
2. "History, like beauty, depends largely on the beholder, so when you read that, for example, David Livingstone discovered the Victoria Falls, you might be forgiven for thinking that there was nobody around the Falls until Livingstone arrived on the scene."
Author: Desmond Tutu
3. "Dr. David Livingstone left the Island of Zanzibar in March, 1866."
Author: Henry Morton Stanley
4. "You can still sit under the tree where Dr. Livingstone negotiated with slave traders to set people free."
Author: Joyce Banda
5. "I ask questions, and a large part of my life has been spent asking questions of Ken Livingstone."
Author: Trevor Phillips

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