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Total Quotes : 36
Face Somalia

Women in Somalia face almost unimaginable oppression.

- Amanda Lindhout

Society Still

Still, corruption and oppression are far too common threats to the democratic society.

- Anna Lindh

See Everybody

Now I say that with cruelty and oppression it is everybody's business to interfere when they see it.

- Anna Sewell

Woman Certainly

I certainly know about the oppression and prejudices of being black and a woman and from the South.

- Clarice Taylor

Past George

A vote for George Wallace is a vote for the past and oppression.

- Coretta Scott King

Give Carter

At the Carter Center we work with victims of oppression, and we give support to human rights heroes.

- Jimmy Carter


To hold a people in oppression you have to convince them first that they are supposed to be oppressed.

- John Henrik Clarke

Innocent Forces

The forces of violence and oppression don't care about the innocent.

- Joni Ernst

More Endured

Oppression is more easily endured than insult.

- Junius

Country Itself

Black people must address itself to the causes of poverty. That's oppression in this country.

- H. Rap Brown


Fascism is fascism. Terrorism is terrorism. Oppression is oppression.

- Harry Belafonte

Hatred Will

As there is oppression of the majority such oppression will be fought with increasing hatred.

- Bram Fischer

Kind Civil

Any kind of civil rights oppression is wrong.

- Bryan Cranston


Minorities have a right to appeal to the Constitution as a shield against such oppression.

- James K. Polk

Tyranny Will

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.

- James Madison

Law Liberty

Without Liberty, Law loses its nature and its name, and becomes oppression. Without Law, Liberty also loses its nature and its name, and becomes licentiousness.

- James Q. Wilson

Crime Shares

He who allows oppression shares the crime.

- Desiderius Erasmus

Solution More

Coming out, all the way out, is offered more and more as the political solution to our oppression.

- Jane Rule


All societies wrestle with the scourge of prejudice, but validating that prejudice in statute makes a virtue of oppression.

- Ephraim Mirvis

Freedom Living

Albanians are a nation of freedom fighters who know something about living under oppression.

- Fatos Nano


If you see oppression of the poor, and justice and righteousness trampled in a country, do not be astounded.

- King Solomon


When a system of oppression has become institutionalized it is unnecessary for individuals to be oppressive.

- Florynce Kennedy

Rights Sound

For a black male, the sound of the blues is pre-Civil Rights. It's oppression.

- Gary Clark, Jr.

Country Break

God and Country are an unbeatable team; they break all records for oppression and bloodshed.

- Luis Bunuel

Small Growing

Maybe there's less oppression growing up in a small village, and fewer rules, and less danger.

- Luke Treadaway

Learn May

Texas has yet to learn submission to any oppression, come from what source it may.

- Sam Houston

Too Systems

Too often, systems of oppression turn those who are the targets of the oppression against one another.

- Tim Wise

Truth Speaking

When a person in a Russian prison decides to start speaking, to start speaking the truth - they start to reject oppression.

- Maria Alyokhina

War Creates

All oppression creates a state of war.

- Simone de Beauvoir

Good Over

The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.

- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Music Stupidity

My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.

- Vladimir Nabokov

Seeing Actually

Oppression thrives on distance - on not actually meeting or seeing the oppressed.

- Robert J. Shiller

Nature Desire

A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man.

- Tacitus

Injustice Stop

Peace does not mean just to stop wars, but also to stop oppression and injustice.

- Tawakkol Karman

Before Nor

Before the palefaces came among us, we enjoyed the happiness of unbounded freedom and were acquainted with neither riches, wants, nor oppression.

- Tecumseh

New Which

There are forms of oppression and domination which become invisible - the new normal.

- Michel Foucault