My friends, to those who say that we are rushing this issue of civil rights, I say to them we are 172 years late. To those who say that this civil-rights program is an infringement on states’ rights, I say this: The time has arrived in America for the Democratic Party to get out of the shadow of states' rights and to walk forthrightly into the bright sunshine of human rights.
Address to the Democratic National Convention (July 14, 1948), Convention Hall, Philadelphia.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.winston churchill
The best that an American can look forward to is the lonely pleasure of one who stands at long last on a chilly and inhospitable mountain top where few have been, where few can follow, and where few will consent to believe that he has been.george f. kennan
He's the man of the hour, a man whose extraordinary grace under pressure in the days since this devastating attack has led him to be called America's mayor. He's the mayor of New York City, ladies and gentlemen, Rudy Giuliani.Oprah Winfrey
Regarding the fitness craze: America has lost its soul; now it's trying to save its body.George carlin
The biggest party in America is neither Democrats nor Republicans. It’s the party of non-voters – a group that outnumbers the other two.Robert Reich
America is one of few advanced nations that allow direct advertising of prescription drugs.Robert Reich
America spends a fortune on drugs: more per person than any other nation on earth, even though Americans are no healthier than the citizens of other advanced nations.Robert Reich
In reality, most of America's poor work hard, often in two or more jobs.Robert Reich
I know what I am in Washington to do: I'm here to fight for hardworking families.Elizabeth warren
I think a lot of Americans are not sure which side Washington is on: the side of banks or the side of the people.Elizabeth warren
We're Americans. We celebrate success. We just don't want the game to be rigged.Elizabeth warren
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