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Submitted by Subrata (United States), Oct 4, 2004 at 11:35

"They that give up liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
Benjamin Franklin

"First they came for the Communists, but I was not a Communist so I did not speak out. Then they came for the Socialists and the Trade Unionists, but I was neither, so I did not speak out. Then they came for the Jews, but I was not a Jew so I did not speak out. And when they came for me, there was no one left to speak out for me."
Pastor Martin Niemoeller
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