Quotes with right
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I don't feel right unless I have a sport to play or at least a way to work up a sweat.
- Lord Acton
British historian 1834-1902
The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority.
- John Adams
President of the USA (2nd) 1735-1826
Yesterday the greatest question was decided which ever was debated in America; and a greater perhaps never was, nor will be, decided among men. A resolution was passed without one dissenting colony, ''that these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States.''
- Joseph Addison
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by their rivalry for greatness, divided a whole age.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou
Sometimes just a smile on our face can help to make this world a better place. Stand up for the things that are right. Try to talk things out instead of fight. Lend a hand when you can, get involved this is good. You can help to make a difference in your neighborhood.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.
- Louisa May Alcott
American Author 1832-1888
Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.
The Christian is not one who has gone all the way with Christ. None of us has. The Christian is one who has found the right road.