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Just as we have the power to harm the ocean, we have the power to put in pl

Just as we have the power to harm the ocean, we have the power to put in place policies and modify our own behavior in ways that would be an insurance policy for the future of the sea, for the creatures there, and for us, protecting special critical areas
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For 50 years, nuclear power stations have produced three products which onl

For 50 years, nuclear power stations have produced three products which only a lunatic could want: bomb-explosive plutonium, lethal radioactive waste and electricity so dear it has to be heavily subsidised. They leave to future generations the task, and m
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Therefore I am sure that this, my Coronation, is not the symbol of a power

Therefore I am sure that this, my Coronation, is not the symbol of a power and a splendor that are gone but a declaration of our hopes for the future, and for the years I may, by God's Grace and Mercy, be given to reign and serve you as your Queen.
Posted 4 months ago

My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by t

My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.
Posted 4 months ago

Freedom under law is hard work. If rulers cannot be trusted with arbitrary

Freedom under law is hard work. If rulers cannot be trusted with arbitrary power, it is up to citizens to raise their voices at injustice.
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None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating powe

None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.
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Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he is

Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he is not prevented by force or law.
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Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to

Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is t
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Politicians love power. I love freedom. That is why I am not a politician.

Politicians love power. I love freedom. That is why I am not a politician.
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I swear I will do everything in my power to change the situation in Tibet w

I swear I will do everything in my power to change the situation in Tibet where human rights are being suppressed. Tibet seeks freedom and democracy and we agree on those values.
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Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the su

Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it.
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Women in most countries have not achieved much, because they can't be liber

Women in most countries have not achieved much, because they can't be liberated under the patriarchal, capitalist, imperialist and military system that determines the way we live now, and which is governed by power, not justice, by false democracy, not re
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