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Results from Michael Moncur's (Cynical) Quotations:

There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good.
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Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784), Taxation No Tyranny

Results from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations:

Any community's arm of force - military, police, security - needs people in it who can do necessary evil, and yet not be made evil by it. To do only the necessary and no more. To constantly question the assumptions, to stop the slide into atrocity.
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Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991
But the life that no longer trust another human being and no longer forms ties to the political community is not a human life any longer.
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Martha Nussbaum, O Magazine, November 2003
It's not a 9-5 job. It's an every moment you're awake job because you actually enjoy the work that you're doing.
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Jeffrey Kalmikoff, Designing for Community with Zero-Advertising Brands, SXSW 2006
If the people who make the decisions are the people who will also bear the consequences of those decisions, perhaps better decisions will result.
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John Abrams, The Company We Keep: Reinventing Small Business for People, Community and Place
A man ought to work. That's what he's here for. That's how he contributes to the welfare of the community.
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W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965), The Razor's Edge, 1943

Results from Classic Quotes:

I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law.
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Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968)
We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules.
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Alan Bennett, Getting On (1972)
The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant.
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John Stuart Mill (1806 - 1873), On Liberty
The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class.
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Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), Politics
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