Privilege

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Common sense, in so far as it exists, is all for the bourgeoisie. Nonsense is the privilege of the aristocracy. The worries of the world are for the common people.

George Jean Nathan

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Our greatest privilege and responsibility as leaders of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs is to provide our veterans with a system that cares for their wounds and ensures that they have an opportunity to succeed.

Steve Buyer

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I can't think of a greater privilege than to speak out with legislation for people that can't often speak for themselves. And I know the ABLE Act will bring justice and peace of mind to millions of American families who deal with disabilities every day.

Ander Crenshaw

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Most of the time, a kid doesn't think about what he's doing or why. This is the privilege of childhood.

Robert Fulghum

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When men yield up the privilege of thinking, the last shadow of liberty quits the horizon.

Thomas Paine

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The great thing about our system of democracy is when they call you for jury duty, you have to come... It's an honor and a privilege. I was called and I've got to be here.

Antonio Villaraigosa

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The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.

Joseph Campbell

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Every time we go into the voting booth, we are choosing the moral and spiritual direction of our nation. That is a privilege and responsibility that should not be abdicated.

Robert Jeffress

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Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.

Peter Drucker

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Giving back to the communities and institutions that helped us achieve success is a value we share and a privilege we embrace.

Dinesh Paliwal

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Privilege — quotes and aphorisms

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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No other country on earth could have provided such tremendous opportunities and we should never take the privilege of our citizenship for granted.

Jane D. Hull

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Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.

Charles Stanley

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It's best to leap into something you know you love. You might change your mind later, but that is the privilege of youth.

Charles Kuralt

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When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive — to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.

Marcus Aurelius

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The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.

Charles Kuralt

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