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Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

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Truth is the property of no individual
but is the treasure of all men.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't marry the person you think you can live with;
marry only the individual you think you can't live without.
- James C. Dobson

Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual,
you have an obligation to be one.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

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An individual has not started living
until he can rise above the narrow confines
of his individualistic concerns
to the broader concerns of all humanity.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

No individual has any right to come into the world
and go out of it without leaving something behind.
- George Washington Carver

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

 

The ultimate authority must always rest
with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

When trouble arises and things look bad,
there is always one individual who perceives a solution
and is willing to take command.
Very often, that individual is crazy.
- Dave Barry

A hero is an ordinary individual
who finds the strength to persevere
and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
- Christopher Reeve

God enters by a private door into each individual.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The inherent nature of God
is not changed by our individual beliefs,
our religious institutions,
or our communal traditions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.
- Albert Einstein

The price of freedom for a nation is lives and money.
Often, the price of freedom for an individual
is challenging the closed minds of family and friend.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
The ability to direct individual accomplishments
toward organizational objectives.
It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
- Andrew Carnegie

This overcoming of all the usual barriers
between the individual and the Absolute
is the great mystic achievement.
In mystic states we both become one with the Absolute
and we become aware of our oneness.
This is the everlasting and triumphant mystical tradition,
hardly altered by differences of clime or creed.
- William James

We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe.
Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole.
All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings,
and deeds are listened to by all that is.
- Serge Kahili King

Each of us shares a unity with Spirit and all life,
and simultaneously each of us is an individual with free will.
There is a duality to us as separate and as part of the whole.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You have to be an original individual;
you have to find your innermost core on your own,
with no guide, no guiding scriptures.
It is a dark night, but with the intense fire of inquiry
you are bound to come to the sunrise.
Everybody who has burned with intense inquiry
has found the sunrise.
Others only believe.
Those who believe are not religious,
they are simply avoiding the great adventure
of religion by believing.
- Osho

Breaking up is a natural evolution
when you try to figure out what you want in life.
If you're with an individual
who isn't moving in the same direction
and at the same rate that you are,
it ain't going to work.
- Usher Raymond

I do not believe in immortality of the individual,
and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern
with no superhuman authority behind it.
- Albert Einstein

The work of the individual still remains the spark
that moves mankind ahead even more than teamwork.
- Igor Sikorsky

It is only to the individual that a soul is given.
- Albert Einstein

The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing
and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

All that is valuable in human society
depends upon the opportunity for development
accorded the individual.
- Albert Einstein

Under capitalism each individual engages in economic planning.
- George Reisman

I must admit that I personally measure success
in terms of the contributions
an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
- Margaret Mead

Let every man be respected as an individual
and no man idolized.
- Albert Einstein

Neither the life of an individual nor the history of
a society can be understood without understanding both.
- C. Wright Mills

There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual
bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Life always rides in strength to victory,
not through internationalism...
but only through the direct responsibility of the individual.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

My philosophy from day one is that I can sleep better
at night if I can improve an individual's knowledge about food and wine,
and do it on a daily basis.
- Emeril Lagasse

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual,
it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival
of the fittest in every department.
- Andrew Carnegie

Everything that is really great and inspiring
is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
- Albert Einstein

There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.
- Ken Olsen

Everyone should be respected as an individual,
but no one idolized.
- Albert Einstein

If we could give every individual the right amount
of nourishment and exercise,
not too little and not too much, we would have found
the safest way to health.
- Hippocrates

Whenever an individual or a business decides that success has been attained,
progress stops.
- Thomas J. Watson

Washington, where an insignificant individual
may trespass on a nation's time.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I'm not sure I can say there is a clean line between
me as an individual and me as a lawyer.
- Anita Hill

Our individual lives cannot, generally,
be works of art unless the social order is also.
- Charles Horton Cooley

I claim to be a simple individual liable
to err like any other fellow mortal.
I own, however, that I have humility enough
to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Trusting your individual uniqueness challenges you to lay yourself open.
- James Broughton

What the public expects and what is healthy for an
individual are two very different things.
- Esther Williams

What is true of the individual will be
tomorrow true of the whole nation
if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

For behind all imperialism is ultimately the imperialistic individual,
just as behind all peace is ultimately the peaceful individual.
- Irving Babbitt

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain
advantage at the expense of his fellow man.
- Napoleon Hill

Corporation: An ingenious device for obtaining profit
without individual responsibility.
- Ambrose Bierce

One of the things I was taught in law school is that
I'd never be able to think the same again -
that being a lawyer is something that's part of who
I am as an individual now.
- Anita Hill

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

To deal with individual human needs
at the everyday level can be noble sometimes.
- Jimmy Carter

A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual
right and an essential condition for sustainable development,
especially in developing countries.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland

We must stop thinking of the individual and start thinking
about what is best for society.
- Hillary Clinton

When law and duty are one, united by religion,
you never become fully conscious, fully aware of yourself.
You are always a little less than an individual.
- Frank Herbert

The eternal quest of the individual human being is
to shatter his loneliness.
- Norman Cousins

Art always opts for the individual, the concrete;
art is not Platonic.
- Jorge Luis Borges

For to change the norms, the very foci of attention,
of a cultural system is a difficult task -
far more complex than that of changing an individual's attitudes and interests.
- James S. Coleman

It is so often true that whether a person carries with
him an atmosphere of gloom and depression or one of
confidence and courage depends on his individual outlook.
- James Keller

I think it's an individual thing.
Your mountains are my molehills.
- Jena Malone

The human psyche shows that each individual is an extension of all of existence.
- Stanislav Grof

God should not be called an individual substance,
since the principal of individuation is matter.
- Thomas Aquinas

Every individual decision is nothing but coincidence,
every artistic decision is coincidence.
- Alva Noto

Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.
- Simone de Beauvoir

Prison continues, on those who are entrusted to it,
a work begun elsewhere, which the whole of society
pursues on each individual through innumerable mechanisms of discipline.
- Michel Foucault

Are hackers a threat? The degree of threat presented by any conduct,
whether legal or illegal, depends on the actions and
intent of the individual and the harm they cause.
- Kevin Mitnick

The individual mirrors in his individuation the preordained
social laws of exploitation,
however mediated.
- Theodor Adorno

If an individual wants to be a leader and isn't controversial,
that means he never stood for anything.
- Richard M. Nixon

Perhaps the surest test of an individual's integrity
is his refusal to do or say anything that would damage his self-respect.
- Thomas S. Monson

I have deep respect for people's individual faith,
but when faith gets connected to the machinery of state,
or the machinery of hate, I find it very confronting.
- Andrew Denton

Identity in the form of continuity of personality is
an extremely important characteristic of the individual.
- Kenneth L. Pike


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