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J. William Fulbright Quotes

(1905), American Democratic Politician

We have the power to do any damn fool thing we want to do, and we seem to do it about every ten minutes.

Category: Congress

In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but its effects.

Category: Dissent

The citizen who criticizes his country is paying it an implied tribute.

Category: Patriotism

In the long course of history, having people who understand your thought is much greater security than another submarine.

Category: Understanding