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Whenever an injustice is done, any non-action and neutrality is not appropriate - it's an indirect bullying, I.e. joining the hands of your aggressors, and being an accomplice. Such passive bullies are far worst than those active ones who take an enjoyment in kicking you when you're down. Whether neutral or active, bullies are mean deceitful heartless cowards, who always work in groups to pick on nice and innocent people like you. If you confront these bullies individually, they will shiver and shrink. Be brave, and don't ever give in to bullying.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government...
– Thomas Jefferson (The Declaration of Independence)
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Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.
– RenĂ© Descartes
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Whenever books are burned men also in the end are burned.
– Heinrich Heine
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Whenever evil befalls us, we ought to ask ourselves, after the first suffering, how we can turn it into good. So shall we take occasion, from one bitter root, to raise perhaps many flowers.
– Leigh Hunt
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Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters.
– Margaret Halsey
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Whenever I get married I start buying
Gourmet Magazine
.

– Nora Ephron
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Whenever I have to choose between two evils, I always like to try the one I haven't tried before.
– Mae West
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Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
– Abraham Lincoln
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Whenever I hear people talking about "liberal ideas," I am always astounded that men should love to fool themselves with empty sounds. An idea should never be liberal; it must be vigorous, positive, and without loose ends so that it may fulfill its divine mission and be productive. The proper place for liberality is in the realm of the emotions.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Whenever I hear people talking about 'liberal ideas,' I am always astounded that men should love to fool themselves with empty sounds. An idea should never be liberal it must be vigorous, positive, and without loose ends so that it may fulfill its divine mission and be productive. The proper place for liberality is in the realm of the emotions.
– Johann von Goethe
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Whenever I hear, 'It can't be done,' I know I'm close to success.
– Michael Flatley
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Whenever I start getting sad about where I am in my life, I think about the last words of my favorite uncle A truck
– Child Age 15
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Whenever I watch a documentary about the space, I find the news in the world very funny and dull!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Whenever I'm caught between two evils, I take the one I've never tried.
– Mae West
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Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It has been discovered that the best way to ensure implicit obedience is to commence tyranny in the nursery.
– Benjamin Disraeli
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Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money.
– Blessing Irish
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Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
– Robert Francis Kennedy
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Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
– Oscar Wilde
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Whenever people say 'we mustn't be sentimental,' you can take it they are about to do something cruel. And if they add, 'we must be realistic,' they mean they are going to make money out of it.
– Brigid Antonia Brophy
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Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him until he emerges on the other side of his atlantic with his verb in his mouth.
– Mark Twain
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Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.
– Thomas Jefferson
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Whenever there are in any country uncultivated lands and unemployed poor, it is clear that the laws of property have been so far extended as to violate natural right. The earth is given as a common stock for man to labor and live on. The small landowners are the most precious part of a state.
– Thomas Jefferson
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Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
– Amos Tversky
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Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
– Thomas Chandler Haliburton
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