13 Total Quotes

Norman Thomas Quotes

Norman Thomas
The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values.
Norman Thomas
#Life #American Activist

Norman Thomas
If you want a symbolic gesture, don't burn the flag; wash it.
Norman Thomas
#American Activist

Norman Thomas
I'd rather see America save her soul than her face
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#America

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Kennedy said that if we had nuclear war we'd kill 300 million people in the first hour. McNamara, who is a good businessman and likes to save, says it would be only 200 million.
Norman Thomas
#People #American Activist

Norman Thomas
To us Americans much has been given; of us much is required. With all our faults and mistakes, it is our strength in support of the freedom our forefathers loved which has saved mankind from subjection to totalitarian power.
Norman Thomas
#American Activist

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The struggle against demagoguery scarcely fits the St George-against-the-dragon myth Our democratic St George goes out rather reluctantly with armor awry.
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#Struggle

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Rebellion per se is not a virtue. If it were, we would have some heroes on very low levels.
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#Hero

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I walk where I choose to walk.
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#American Activist

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After I asked him what he meant, he replied that freedom consisted of the unimpeded right to get rich, to use his ability, no matter what the cost to others, to win advancement.
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#Freedom

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I always get more applause than votes.
Norman Thomas
#American Activist #Applause