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Sargent Shriver Quotes

Sargent Shriver Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Sargent Shriver
Type:
Politician
Nationality:
American
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    A line has to be drawn somewhere between what is essential and what is peripheral. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Being accused of enthusiasm is something I'll never live down. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Christian virtues unite men. Racism separates them. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Do we talk about the dignity of work? Do we give our students any reason for believing it is worthwhile to sacrifice for their work because such sacrifices improve the psychological and mental health of the person who makes them? Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Does politics have to be injected into everything? Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I can remember at college, living on 30-cent meals. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I do not think that the educational program of our schools should be determined by what the community thinks it needs. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I don't have to run the Peace Corps. I could live without seeing my picture in the newspapers and without being interviewed. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I hate goofballs. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I never ride just to ride. I ride to catch a fox. I play baseball to make the team. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    I want to warn anyone who sees the Peace Corps as an alternative to the draft that life may well be easier at Fort Dix or at apost in Germany than it will be with us. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    It is precisely our job as Catholics to speak the truth as plainly and precisely as we can. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    It is well to be prepared for life as it is, but it is better to be prepared to make life better than it is. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    It wouldn't kill me if I were never nominated or elected to anything. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Jews have suffered persecution from misguided Christians who tortured the Jews for their part in killing Christ. These Christians forgot that Christ died because of the sins of all men. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Just to travel is rather boring, but to travel with a purpose is educational and exciting. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    My parents had always preached the virtues of hard work. But hard work is one thing; economic struggle is another. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Racism cannot be cured solely by attacking some of the results it produces, like discrimination in housing or in education. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    Racists are irrational and illogical in their attempts to justify their prejudices. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    The natural idealism of youth is an idealism, alas, for which we do not always provide as many outlets as we should. Sargent_ShriverSargent Shriver
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    The only genuine elite is the elite of those men and women who gave their lives to justice and charity. Sargent_Shriver/21.php">Sargent Shriver
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    The Peace Corps is guilty of enthusiasm and a crusading spirit. But we're not apologetic about it. Sargent_Shriver/22.php">Sargent Shriver
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    The Peace Corps would give thousands of young Americans a chance to see at first hand the conditions in remote areas of the world. Sargent_Shriver/23.php">Sargent Shriver
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    The roots of racism lie deep in man's nature, wounded and bruised by original sin. Sargent_Shriver/24.php">Sargent Shriver
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    Working in an underdeveloped land for two or three years, the volunteer will often find that his work is routine and full of frustration. Sargent_Shriver/25.php">Sargent Shriver