Kent State Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 24 Kent State Quotes

#1. When my sixth grade teacher opened the class with subtle praise for the guardsmen shooting four people to death at Kent State, I'd given up arguing with her by that point. But I was very riled up inside and vowed that I would never forget that. - Author: Jello Biafra
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#2. Anybody who has stood on the prairie in North Dakota has felt the force of the wind and knows that our state has an inexhaustible supply of wind power. The potential here to create jobs and draw millions of dollars in new investment to North Dakota is enormous. - Author: Kent Conrad
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#3. As my intimacy with his family grew, I became part of the world which he sought to escape; I became one of the bonds which held him. - Author: Evelyn Waugh
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#4. I didn't react visually. This girl came up and knelt over the body and let out a God-awful scream that made me click the camera. (On photographing Mary Vecchio with slain student Jeffery Miller during the shootings of students at Kent State, April, 1970.) - Author: John Filo
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#5. When the students were killed at Kent State, the cast voted to do a demonstration from the stage, and I abstained. - Author: Holly Near
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#6. On vague wording of drone strike criteria: Are you going to just drop a hellfire missile on Jane Fonda? Are you going to drop a missile on Kent State? That's gobbledygook. - Author: Rand Paul
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#7. My freshman English professor at Kent State University in 1984 told me I was a good writer, and she loved all the silly pictures I drew in my notebook. She said I should try writing children's books, and so I did. - Author: Dav Pilkey
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#8. Since to be loved endures, To love is wise. - Author: Robert Bridges
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#9. A God that can be understood is no God. Who can explain the Infinite in words? - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#10. I went to Kent State basically to avoid going to Vietnam, I had no idea what I was doing in the world. I was lost, and trying not to get into a fight every day. - Author: Mark Mothersbaugh
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#11. Fishing, Danny boy, is purely a state of mind. Some men, when they are fishing, are after fish. Me, I'm after things you could never set a barbed hook in. - Author: William Kent Krueger
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#12. They were saying "Make peace, not war," and so, the Commander of the Ohio State National Guard testified in the course of the Kent State trials, he threw a rock at them. - Author: Renata Adler
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#13. I don't balance you like you need."
"What the hell does that mean?" he exclaimed.
My heart ached for him, and I was so sorry for what I'd done ... but this was the truth of it all. "The fact that you have to ask says it all. When you find that person ... you'll know. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#14. He was telling war stories. The funny, innocuous ones that made everyone forget that war could leave you without fingers, or legs, or a soul. - Author: Sabrina Fedel
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#15. The caucus is a sort of representative meeting which sits voting and voting till they have cut out all the known men against whom much is to be said, and agreed on some unknown man against whom there is nothing known, and therefore nothing to be alleged. - Author: Walter Bagehot
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#16. Where the Greeks had modesty, we have cant; where they had poetry, we have cant; where they had patriotism, we have cant; where they had anything that exalts, delights, or adorns humanity, we have nothing but cant, cant, cant. - Author: Thomas Love Peacock
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#17. When National Guardsmen shot four unarmed students at Kent State, virtually the entire system of higher education shuddered and stopped. - Author: Nancy Gibbs
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#18. I've been playing music all my life, from being a choir soloist at Symphony Hall as a youngster to playing in bands through high school and college at Kent State. Went in the service at 17, out before I was 21. - Author: Arthur Godfrey
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#19. Film, for me, has been a process of learning on the job. - Author: Michael Stuhlbarg
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#20. I realize that was becoming a contradiction in terms, especially after my friend Alison Krauss was shot and killed in Kent State in 1970 on campus by the National Guard. - Author: Surya Das
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#21. I'd have to say that Nixon feels like the public figure who most dominated my life - from the time I went to fourth grade wearing a Nixon-Lodge button in the fall of 1960, through my college years, which overlapped with Kent State, Cambodia, the China trip and all the rest. - Author: Thomas Mallon
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#22. Voluntary Quicksand
I read the Chronicle this morning
as if I were stepping into voluntary
quicksand
and watched the news go over my shoes
with forty-four more days of spring.
Kent State
America
May 7, 1970 - Author: Richard Brautigan
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#23. Those few days after Kent State were among the darkest of my presidency. - Author: Richard M. Nixon
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#24. When I turn my eye inward, I find nothing but doubt and ignorance. All the world conspires to oppose and contradict me; though such is my weakness, that I feel all my opinions loosen and fall of themselves, when unsupported by the approbation of others. - Author: David Hume
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