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#1. Any unarmed people are slaves, or are subject to slavery at any given moment. - Author: Huey Newton
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#2. In the '80s, the way radio was programmed, if you didn't have a hit record you weren't going to be able to make any more records. That was it, period. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#3. Everybody who wants to be in a band should be made to join the marines. - Author: Huey Morgan
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#4. What I'm really trying to say is that I believed an armed insurrection could work. After I was shot and went to prison, that ended that illusion. I had time to think. - Author: Huey Newton
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#5. I think the time is right for organizing and to give Blacks more political - the progressive Blacks, you have to make a distinction - participation, more Blacks in more authoritative positions, in more electoral political positions. But we want the right ones. - Author: Huey Newton
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#6. I would like to add I'm innocent. I am not guilty. - Author: Huey Newton
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#7. You can only die once, so do not die a thousand times worrying about it. - Author: Huey Newton
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#8. The truth is Christmas evolved from the Roman holiday Saturnalia, a winter festival where men gave gifts to each other. They also would get drunk, have sex with each other and beat their wives - Author: Huey Freeman The Boondocks
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#9. She was running from a fat man selling salvation in his hand. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#10. Actually Grandad Christmas is a pagan holiday and Jesus probably hates you for celebrating it. - Author: Huey Freeman The Boondocks
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#11. You've been thinking and I've been drinking. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#12. More Medals of Honor were given for the indiscriminate slaughter of women and children than for any battle in World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq or Afghanistan. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#13. I think it's absurd to talk about - one time you were outside the system, now you are in the system - no, we fight, the cause of the fight is because the system is bad that we can't get out of it. - Author: Huey Newton
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#14. All I care is what the boys at the forks of the creek think of me. - Author: Huey Long
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#15. New York was the inspiration for The Heart of Rock and Roll and Workin for a Livin. There are a lot of songs in the streets of New York. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#16. [The U.S. government] was tired of treaties. They were tired of sacred hills. They were tired of ghost dances. And they were tired of all the inconveniences of the Sioux. So they brought out their cannons. 'You want to be an Indian now?' they said, finger on the trigger. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#17. Sometimes bad is bad. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#18. Usually, after a disagreement, they suggested i read this or that, often Marx, Lenin, or Engels. I preferred Ho Chi Minh, Kim Il Sung, Che, or Fidel, but i ended up having to get into Marx and Lenin just to understand a lot of the speeches and stuff Huey Newton was putting out. - Author: Assata Shakur
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#19. I don't want people to think he [Eldridge Cleaver] is so important - our party is important because our party works for the people and no individual is important in our party, including myself. - Author: Huey Newton
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#20. He's a seminal force, a guru, an original creator of the New Orleans piano style.. the teacher of great players like Fats Domino, Allen Toussaint, Mac Rebenack, James Booker, and Huey Smith. All acknowledge him as The Great Master. - Author: Jerry Wexler
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#21. The power of love is a curious thing, make one man weep, make another man sing. Change a hawk to a little white dove, more than a feeling, that's the power of love. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#22. Your belief system saturates the space around you. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#23. Let us go on outdoing ourselves; a revolutionary man always transcends himself or otherwise he is not a revolutionary man, so we always do what we ask of ourselves or more than what we know we can do. - Author: Huey Newton
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#24. While I didn't grow up in a family where there was domestic violence I knew of families in my neighbourhood where abuse was happening. I wanted to be part of the Women's Aid Real Man campaign to send out the message that real men don't abuse their partners or their children. - Author: Huey Morgan
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#25. Don't miss understand me, I'm not getting soft, all I want is a couple days off. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#26. I'm for the poor man - all poor men, black and white, they all gotta have a chance. They gotta have a home, a job, and a decent education for their children. 'Every man a king' - that's my slogan. - Author: Huey Long
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#27. I want a new drug, one that won't make me sick. One that won't make me crash my car, or make my head three feet thick. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#28. I had a lot of time and the first year I was in prison, I tried to get the party to stop the shooting, to stop the talk about the gun thing. - Author: Huey Newton
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#29. Well, we were originally called Huey Lewis and the American Express. But on the eve of the release of our first record, our record label, Chrysalis Records was afraid that we'd be sued by American Express. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#30. For the present you can just call me the Kingfish. - Author: Huey Long
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#31. The Cuban Revolutionary Government has been generous and very considerate to me and my family. I lived in Santa Clara for a few months because I wanted to work in the countryside and get to know the country better. - Author: Huey Newton
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#32. If fascism ever came to the United States, it would be wrapped in an American flag. - Author: Huey Long
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#33. Grace Kelly writes great songs, sings beautifully, is a world class saxophonist, and is going to be a big big star - Author: Huey Lewis
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#34. We had several hits in the States but probably only one big one in Europe. The crowds are smaller. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#35. Laws should be made to serve the people. People should not be made to serve the laws. - Author: Huey Newton
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#36. The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand. They make the racist secure in his racism. - Author: Huey Newton
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#37. I'm a tired runner in the human race. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#38. I wanted to leave high school in 1958 and join the Cuban revolution. So the only reason I did not come to join [Fidel] Castro was because my mother would not let me. I was only 16. - Author: Huey Newton
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#39. In a political fight, when you've got nothing in favour of your side, start a row in the opposition camp. - Author: Huey Long
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#40. War is the greatest failure of mankind. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#41. I'm sort of obsessed with Harlem. Just its history. My father did the music for a play called 'The Huey P. Newton Story,' and they did a lot of work in Harlem. So as a little girl, I spent a lot of time in Harlem Library. - Author: Tessa Thompson
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#42. You can't express your true feelings until you know what they are - Author: Jo Huey
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#43. The marines gave me an eternal discipline. - Author: Huey Morgan
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#44. The hoarders of wealth have destroyed humanity by millions in their quest for greater accumulation. - Author: Huey P. Long
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#45. The choices for me now are completely creative. I know, when I'm going to make a record, it ain't going to sell. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#46. I wanted to be a painter, somewhere between Abstract Expressionism and Pop. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#47. I'm not ruling. I never ruled. I have one vote and I'm the leader of the party. I've always had a vote on the central committee. I always had more influence than that one vote. I'll admit that. - Author: Huey Newton
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#48. I do not want the voice of the people shut out. - Author: Huey Long
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#49. War is death. If we are to engage in war, then we should have to stare it straight in the face and call it by its rightful name. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#50. I don't know much about Hitler. Except that last thing, about the Jews. There has never been a country that put its heel down on the Jews that ever lived afterwards. - Author: Huey Long
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#51. Treat them just the same as anybody else, give them an opportunity to make a living, and to get an education. - Author: Huey Long
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#52. We've never advocated violence; violence is inflicted upon us. But we do believe in self-defense for ourselves and for black people. - Author: Huey Newton
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#53. The choices I make - they have to be creative. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#54. You will find that you cannot do without politicians. They are a necessary evil in this day and time. You may not like getting money from one source and spending it for another. But the thing for the school people to do is that if the politicians are going to steal, make them steal for the schools. - Author: Huey Long
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#55. Power is the ability to define phenomena, and make it act in a desired manner. - Author: Huey Newton
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#56. My success is not measured in money. I have no financial security, I have no savings account. I measure my success by asking myself if I'm telling a story that the world needs to hear, if I am educating people. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#57. I'm a dyed-in-the-wool party man. I don't know just what party I am in right now, but I am for the party. - Author: Huey Long
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#58. Vision? What do you know about my vision? My vision would turn your world upside down, tear asunder your illusions, and send the sanctuary of your own ignorance crashing down around you. Now ask yourself. Are you really ready to see that vision? - Author: Huey Freeman
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#59. A rather honored guest of the Cuban government, so I wouldn't experience the problems. I think it would take a black Cuban to really articulate this because I'm being treated in a very generous way. - Author: Huey Newton
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#60. I'm happy to be stuck with you. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#61. I don't tap dance, and I don't think you can learn to tap dance in three weeks at my ripe old age. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#62. Don't liken me to that [SOB]. Anybody that lets his public policies be mixed up with religious prejudice is a plain [GD] fool. - Author: Huey Long
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#63. The Bible's the greatest book ever written. But I sure don't need anybody I can buy for six bits and a chew of tobacco to explain it to me. - Author: Huey Long
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#64. The only difference I ever found between the Democratic leadership and the Republican leadership is that one of them is skinning you from the ankle up and the other, from the ear down. - Author: Huey Long
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#65. But before we die, how shall we live? I say with hope and dignity; and if premature death is the result, that death has a meaning reactionary suicide can never have. It is the price of self-respect. - Author: Huey Newton
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#66. If you stop struggling, then you stop life. - Author: Huey Newton
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#67. I want to tell you what it was really like to think death is imminent, but I can't. It's a taste in your mouth. And an emptiness. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#68. We felt that the police needed a label, a label other than that fear image that they carried in the community. So we used the pig as the rather low-lifed animal in order to identify the police. And it worked. - Author: Huey Newton
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#69. I was given an opportunity to join the marines instead of go to jail - and I think I made the correct decision. - Author: Huey Morgan
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#70. Everest is completely out of control. It's like crack. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#71. I knew how to influence the people, but it's really just one vote. But the party is being handled in a very good way . - Author: Huey Newton
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#72. I am deluded enough to think I can bring something to the table. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#73. I read Plato's 'Republic.' I read it through about five times until I could actually understand it. - Author: Huey Newton
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#74. When I was in the penitentiary after being accused of killing a policeman, I was more in the system in the penitentiary than ever. - Author: Huey Newton
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#75. I went to engineering school, I went to physics class. I said, 'Screw this, I don't want to be here. I'd much rather be at a club playing music.' - Author: Huey Lewis
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#76. Film is a lark to me - thank God I don't have to make a living from it. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#77. In '87 - four years after 'Sports' was released - my family and I began vacationing in Montana. I soon bought my first piece of land in Ravalli County, in the western part of the state. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#78. Back in the day you wanted your albums to have a theme, and 'Sports' theme was really a collection of singles. It was really a record for its time. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#79. Before Huey was 5, I could take him to work with me. Now, though, he has sports and lessons and friends, and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life. - Author: Marg Helgenberger
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#80. Sure we'll have fascism in America, but it'll come disguised as 100 percent Americanism. - Author: Huey Long
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#81. By surrendering my life to the revolution, I found eternal life - Author: Huey Newton
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#82. There will be no prison which can hold our movement down. - Author: Huey Newton
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#83. I think what motivates people is not great hate, but great love for other people. - Author: Huey Newton
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#84. I wonder why he shot me ? - Author: Huey Long
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#85. We've got to face the fact that some people say you fight fire best with fire, but we say you put fire out best with water. We say you don't fight racism with racism. We're gonna fight racism with solidarity. - Author: Fred Hampton
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#86. After 'Sports' came out in the fall of 1983, everything changed for me. Four of the album's singles became top-10 hits, and by the end of June in 1984, the album was No. 1 on the Billboard chart. It was quite a ride, and for the first time I had enough money to live the way I wanted. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#87. I'm not sure how to describe my style. A lot of my work is dark and looks a bit sad, which is strange because I'm such a smiley, over-the-top positive guy who wears gold shoes most days. - Author: Aaron Huey
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#88. The first lesson a revolutionary must learn is that he is a doomed man. - Author: Huey P. Newton
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#89. Today, it's very tempting to create songs by cutting and pasting in the studio. - Author: Huey Lewis
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#90. I'd rather violate every one of the damn conventions and see my bills passed, than sit back in my office, all nice and proper, and watch 'em die. - Author: Huey Long
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#91. You are giving a little man a biscuit to eat, and you put a barrel of flour more taxes on top of his head to carry. - Author: Huey Long
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#92. I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images. - Author: Huey Newton
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#93. Every man a king - that's my slogan. - Author: Huey Long
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#94. That's it, Uncle Huey!" Imogene Duckworthy whipped off her apron and flung it onto the slick, stainless steel counter. "I quit!" If only her voice didn't sound so young. - Author: Kaye George
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#95. The United States can hide behind a facade simply because it is sucking the blood of other people ... The Third World people: Africa, Asia and Latin America. - Author: Huey Newton
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#96. The rest of the Third World people are seeing, that the country can make a real change. No changing or trading one master for another. The only real change would be to socialize the means of production and this is what's happening in Jamaica. - Author: Huey Newton
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#97. I got a very good life. I sold plenty of records, I get recognized plenty, I can always have somebody call up and get me a fine table at a restaurant. What do you really need, ultimately? - Author: Huey Lewis
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#98. To die for the racists is lighter than a feather, but to die for the people is heavier than any mountain and deeper than any sea. - Author: Huey Newton
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#99. I would never rob your cradles to feed the dogs of war - Author: Huey Long
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#100. I grew up in Marin County north of San Francisco, and in the 1950s and '60s it was a natural paradise. - Author: Huey Lewis
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