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We are fighting in the quarrel of civilization against barbarism, of liberty against tyranny. Germany has become a menace to the whole world. She is the most dangerous enemy of liberty now existing.
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Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

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Tyranny destroys or strengthens the individual; freedom enervates him, until he becomes no more than a puppet. Man has more chances of saving himself by hell than by paradise.
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Emile M. Cioran Quotes

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History shows that there is nothing so easy to enslave and nothing so hard to emancipate as ignorance, hence it becomes the double enemy of civilization. By its servility it is the prey of tyranny, and by its credulity it is the foe of enlightenment.
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Lemuel K. Washburn Quotes

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History is a tyranny over the souls of the dead - and so the imagination of the living.
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William Carlos Williams Quotes

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We have to call it "freedom": who'd want to die for "a lesser tyranny"?
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Mignon McLaughlin Quotes

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Love is a sweet tyranny, because the lover endureth his torments willingly.
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Proverb Quotes

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America is just the country that shows how all the written guarantees in the world for freedom are no protection against tyranny and oppression of the worst kind. There the politician has come to be looked upon as the very scum of society.
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Peter Kroptkin Quotes

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Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal.
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Adlai E. Stevenson Quotes

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I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things.
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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Quotes

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Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
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Edmund Burke Quotes

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