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Activist Quotes

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If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty.
The activist is the man who cleans up the river.
- Ross Perot

This activist loves Oregon more than he loves life.
- Tom McCall

I don't call myself a white supremacist.
I'm a civil rights activist concerned about European-American rights.
- David Duke

 

An activist is one who is actively involved in creating community,
whether that is locally in their neighborhood or internationally.
It is an admirable quality.
- Jasmine Guy

The place to find the explanation for the liberal-activist
mindset of the courts is in the political arena.
- Stockwell Day

As I look back over my life, before I had any real identity,
I was a traveler.
I grew up an Army brat, a runaway, an activist,
and a musician.
All my life I've been traveling.
- Michelle Shocked


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I'm not an activist per se, but I have strong feelings about things.
People can jump on celebrities for being ill-informed or naive,
but I've got a right to say what I believe.
- Ed Harris

What Mr. Obama wants in a nominee isn't really "empathy" and "understanding."
He wants a liberal, activist Supreme Court justice.
- Karl Rove

John Brown first swam into my vision in the 1960s when
I was a political activist in the civil rights movement
and the anti-war movement at Chapel Hill,
where I went to university.
- Russell Banks

I can't remember when I wasn't an animal rights activist.
- Ali MacGraw

I have referred to myself as an accidental activist
on more than one occasion.
- Joan Blades

I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy.
I never studied acting, but those two qualities are
exactly the qualities that make for an activist.
- Susan Sarandon

Someone who does an act.
In a democratic society, you're supposed to be an activist;
that is,
you participate.
It could be a letter written to an editor.
- Studs Terkel

It is hard to see Judge Roberts as a judicial activist
who would place ideological purity or a particular
agenda above or ahead the need for thoughtful legal reasoning.
- Ron Wyden

I've never done anything else in my life other than
preach and be an activist.
Way before I was known.
- Al Sharpton

You all know I have terminal cancer-and I have a lot of it.
But what you may not know is that stress induces its
spread and induces its activity.
Stress may even bring it on.
Yet stress is the fuel of the activist.
- Tom McCall

While 45 of the 50 States have either a State constitutional
amendment or a statute that preserves the current definition of marriage,
left-wing activist judges and officials at the local
levels have struck down State laws protecting marriage.
- John Boehner

The work of the political activist inevitably involves
a certain tension between the requirement that position
be taken on current issues as they arise and the desire
that one's contributions will somehow survive the ravages of time.
- Angela Davis

An activist is someone who makes an effort to see problems
that are not being addressed and then makes an effort
to make their voice heard.
Sometimes there are so many things that it's almost
impossible to make your voice heard in every area,
but you can sure try.
- Joanne Woodward

Maya Angelou, the famous African American poet,
historian, and civil rights activist who is hailed
be many as one of the great voices of contemporary literature,
believes a struggle only makes a person stronger.
- Michael N. Castle

The folks celebrating Jim Bunning are seeing him as an anti-government,
anti-spending activist.
But to embrace Jim Bunning is to embrace a strange record,
if you really are a libertarian, if you really are a deficit hawk,
if you really care about spending and responsibility.
- Rachel Maddow

It's been important to me to be a good activist,
a good thinker, a good musician, a good singer,
and a good entertainer.
You can't do it all, but I have walked those delicate
lines as best I know how.
- Holly Near

I guess because the shows were activist in their own way -
the marriage of my public activism and my career activism,
you know - people understand me very well.
They also understand there's a very strong bipartisan part in all of this.
- Norman Lear

I am a technological activist.
I have a political agenda.
I am in favor of basic human rights:
to free speech,
to use any information and technology,
to purchase and use recreational drugs,
to enjoy and purchase so-called 'vices',
to be free of intruders, and to privacy.
- Bram Cohen

I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely
because it allows you to give back and to consider
yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved
whatever but to be a part of an ongoing historical movement.
- Angela Davis

I want to praise activists through the years.
I praise those of the past as well, to have them honored.
- Studs Terkel

Being a humanitarian, supporting animal rights activists,
human rights activists, it's all the same.
- Daryl Hannah

It's funny how social activists usually protest against
the only things that have a credible chance of achieving the activists' goals.
- Craig Bruce

I believe people who practice their beliefs in daily life are activists.
- Jasmine Guy

But as for activism, my parents did what they could,
given the constraints, but were never involved in the
causes I think of when I think of activists.
- Paul Farmer

It's funny how most activists are pacifists.
- Craig Bruce

I oppose the attempts of homosexual activists to treat
homosexual activity as a civil right to be protected
and promoted by the government.
- Todd Akin

It was wrongly assumed that I wished to become some
sort of leader among gay activists,
whereas in reality I was happier to be a foot soldier.
- Ian Mckellen

In these times, the hardest task for social or political
activists is to find a way to get people to wonder
again about what we all believe is true.
The challenge is to sow doubt.
- Lawrence Lessig

Gay culture is surviving and thriving.
Some activists believe the recent rise in homophobic
violence might be a gauge of the success of positive gay images.
- Lance Loud

I've always been fascinated by activists,
people who will devote their life to a cause,
people who go to India and to Africa and put their
life in jeopardy to do what they believe is right.
- Rachel Weisz

Howard Dean is not the first politician to distort
facts in his own interests.
But many activists in the party he now leads are puzzled
over what he thinks he is accomplishing politically.
Is it good politics to contend that Iraq was better
off under Saddam Hussein than even a flawed Islamic republic?
- Robert Novak

We've got activists all across the country like the
members of the Million Mom March organization,
some of their leaders are here tonight.
We're phone banking congressional offices and pursuing editorial boards.
- Michael D. Barnes

The activists will not stop in trying to impose their
extreme views on the rest of us,
and they have now plotted out a state-by-state strategy
to increase the number of judicial decisions redefining
marriage without the voice of the people being heard.
- Jim Bunning

I call it small government, grass-roots activism:
The Tea Party activists are a part of it,
FreedomWorks is part of it.
FreedomWorks is the longest-standing,
most active organization within this movement.
- Dick Armey

President Bush has a record of cutting taxes,
has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors,
has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed
to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage.
- Bill Shuster

The electronic media introduced this idea to the larger audience very,
very quickly.
We spent years and years and years meeting with activists
all over Europe to lay the groundwork for a political response,
as we did here.
- Jeremy Rifkin

When we criticize in Iran the actions of the government,
the fundamentalists say that we and the Bush Administration are in the same camp.
The funny thing is that human rights activists and
Mr. Bush can never be situated in the same group.
- Shirin Ebadi

Activists are generally doers - rather than watching
television and thinking about the world they will put
there energies into doing something 'active' to change
the (political) situation.
- Ben Edwards

A growing and increasingly influential movement of philosophers,
ethicists, law professors and activists are convinced
that the great moral struggle of our time will be for the rights of animals.
- Michael Pollan

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow,
you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton

The jump is so frightening
between where I am,
and where I want to be.
Because of all I may become,
I will close my eyes and leap.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

How do you want to be remembered?
Live life full out - Begin today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Celebrate what you want to see more of.
- Tom Peters

Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it.
- Bill Cosby

Take time to play!
Ask for what you want.
Laugh.
Live loudly.
Be avid.
Learn a new thing.
Be Yourself!
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Determine never to be idle.
No person will have occasion to complain
of the want of time who never loses any.
It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
- Thomas Jefferson

I know the price of success: dedication, hard work,
and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you don't know what you want, you will probably never get it.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

Do you want to know who you are?
Don't ask. Act!
Action will delineate and define you.
- Thomas Jefferson

Motivation is the art of getting people to do
what you want them to do because they want to do it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you
to reach the heights of your capabilities
or make the money that you want
without becoming very good at it.
- Brian Tracy

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything.
And that is by making the other person want to do it.
- Dale Carnegie

Inaction breeds doubt and fear.
Action breeds confidence and courage.
If you want to conquer fear,
do not sit home and think about it.
Go out and get busy.
- Dale Carnegie

If you want to make peace with your enemy,
you have to work with your enemy.
Then he becomes your partner.
- Nelson Mandela

Whatever you want in life, start today.
Not tomorrow - today.
Let it be a small beginning - a tiny beginning.
Your happiness depends on starting today - every day.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Dream up the world you want to live in. Dream out loud.
- Bono

Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best
that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower
where I thought a flower would grow.
- Abraham Lincoln

If you want to do it,
Do It - TODAY.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We can do anything we want to
if we stick to it long enough.
- Helen Keller

Success is a state of mind.
If you want success,
start thinking of yourself as a success.
- Joyce Brothers

If you want to be happy, be.
- Leo Tolstoy


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