“Because power corrupts, Society’s demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases”
John Adams
“Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day”
Thomas Jefferson
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”
“All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent”
Edmund Burke
“Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company”
“If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter”
“Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light”
George Washington
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter”
“The time is always right to do what is right”
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere”
Martin Luther King, Jr
“To sit back hoping that someday, some way, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last – but eat you he will”
Ronald Reagan