We didn't have any civil rights. It was just a matter of survival, of existing from one day to the next. I remember going to sleep as a girl hearing the Klan ride at night and hearing a lynching and being afraid the house would burn down.
Victory, victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory, however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no Survival.winston churchill
One circumstance that helped our character development: we were needed. I often think today of what an impact could be made if children believed they were contributing to a family's essential Survival and happiness. In the transformation from a rural to an urban society, children are — though they might not agree — robbed of the opportunity to do genuinely responsible work.
The meaning of life for human beings is to serve one another for the Survival of humanity and the advancement of civilization.newton lee
One can even conjecture that Lisp owes its Survival specifically to the fact that its programs are lists, which everyone, including me, has regarded as a disadvantage.john mccarthy
Great powers must be forever vigilant and never subordinate Survival to any other goal, including prosperity.john j. mearsheimer
It goes without saying that when Survival is threatened, struggles erupt between peoples, and unfortunate wars between nations result.Hideki Tojo
One can even conjecture that Lisp owes its Survival specifically to the fact that its programs are lists, which everyone, including me, has regarded as a disadvantage.
Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.carl sagan
Has joy any Survival value in the operations of evolution? I suspect that it does; I suspect that the morose and fearful are doomed to quick extinction. Where there is no joy there can be no courage; and without courage all other virtues are useless.edward abbey
Desperation will allow you to do incredible things in the name of Survival.colin farrell
If Survival calls for the bearing of arms, bear them you must. But the most important part of the challenge is for you to find another means that does not come with the killing of your fellow man.rod serling
For now, I'm supposing that all movements are equal, which they're not, except in this respect: that none of them gives a damn about artists beyond their immediate utility. Good movements will use a writer just as ruthlessly as bad ones; since they all fancy they have better things to do than worry about one man's artistic Survival.wilfrid sheed
The poem is important, but not more than the people whose Survival it serves...wendell berry
Asexual reproduction by females, parthenogenesis, is not only possible but it still occurs here and there in the modern world, pernaps as an atavistic Survival of the once only means of reproduction in an all female world.elizabeth gould davis
Through systematic terror, through indoctrination, through systematic manipulation of stimulus, reward, and punishment, we can today break man and convert him into brute animal ... The first step toward Survival is therefore to make government legitimate again by attempting to deprive it of these powers... by international action to ban such powers.Peter Drucker
Your fear is 100% dependent on you for its Survival.steve maraboli
Life comes from physical Survival; but the good life comes from what we care about.rollo may
Peace is the one condition of Survival in this nuclear age.adlai stevenson
War is a Survival among us from savage times and affects now chiefly the boyish and unthinking element of the nation.percival lowell
Vegetarianism is a way of life that we should all move toward for economic Survival, physical well-being and spiritual integrity.