“It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a [person] stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.”
- Legitimate dissent, that is the promotion of these issues and the lobby/public pressure for solutions
- The right to engage in this legitimate dissent
“Treason: The crime of betraying one's country, esp. by attempting to kill the sovereign or overthrow the government.”
“A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people. “
“The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission. “
“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”
Evey Hammond: Now? On the eve of your revolution?
V: A revolution without dancing is a revolution not worth having!