Quotes tagged with activism (15 quotes found)

Elie Wiesel
The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.
Anne Frank
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Margaret Mead
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
E.B. White
If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.
life  humor  activism  pleasure  # 377
Dr. Seuss
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
activism  # 423
Elie Wiesel
There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.
Walt Whitman
This is what you shall do; Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence toward the people, take off your hat to nothing known or unknown or to any man or number of men, go freely with powerful uneducated persons and with the young and with the mothers of families, read these leaves in the open air every season of every year of your life, re-examine all you have been told at school or church or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your own soul, and your very flesh shall be a great poem and have the richest fluency not only in its words but in the silent lines of its lips and face and between the lashes of your eyes and in every motion and joint of your body.
activism  service  # 1991
John Lennon
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Kiran Bedi
My policing was nothing but activism - it had to be.
activism  Policing  # 32586
Eli Broad
Philanthropy is activism.
activism  # 52080
Edward Burtynsky
Somebody referred to what I do as subliminal activism, which I like.
Somebody  activism  Referred  # 60048
Patricia Hill Collins
Most activism is brought about by us ordinary people.
Brought  ordinary  activism  # 85149
Anthony Fauci
Activism has been very productive in our society.
society  Productive  activism  # 137003
Margot Kidder
My pro-choice activism keeps me busy.
busy  Keeps  activism  # 214921
Henry Rollins
There's always going to be a need for activism; there's always going to be a need for you and me doing the right thing, being very Lincoln-sonian in looking out for each other.
Looking  Each  activism  # 349722