Pete's Quote Files: D
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Quotes by people associated with the letter 'D'
Reality is whatever refuses to go away when I stop believing in it.
- -Philip K. Dick
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
- -Benjamin Disraeli
Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work ... I did not, when a slave, understand the deep meanings of those rude, and apparently incoherent songs. I was myself within the circle, so that I neither saw nor heard as those without might see and hear. They told a tale which was then altogether beyond my feeble comprehension: they were tones, loud, long and deep, breathing the prayer and complaint of souls boiling over with the bitterest anguish. Every tone was a testimony against slavery, and a prayer to God for deliverance from chains.
- -Frederick Douglass
He that will not reason is a bigot, he that cannot reason is a fool, he that dares not reason is a slave.
- -William Drummond