Abroad Quotes

"We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the ...

"We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the ethic of hardwork and sacrifices. Capitalism was built on the exploitation of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white both here and abroad." - MLK Jr
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"When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to cri...

"When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home." โ€” Sir Winston Churchill
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"You can't go around building a better world for peop...

"You can't go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it's just a cage." โ€”Terry Pratchett, Witches Abroad
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"When you're studying abroad, you become like Bonsai. You can take a Bonsai out of his pot and...

"When you're studying abroad, you become like Bonsai. You can take a Bonsai out of his pot and put him somewhere else. But you can never put him in his old place again. The part you don't see, the roots, have become too big to ever fit in his old place again." - my japanese teacher today
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โ€œAmerica cannot have a...

โ€œAmerica cannot have an empire abroad and a Republic at home.โ€ Mark Twain
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"America... goes not abroad, in search of mons...

"America... goes not abroad, in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to the freedom and independence of all." -John Quincy Adams
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"The gentle reader will never, never know w...

"The gentle reader will never, never know what a consummate ass he can become, until he goes abroad." Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad.
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โ€œPeople do not die for us immediately, but remain bathed in a sort of aura of life which bea...

โ€œPeople do not die for us immediately, but remain bathed in a sort of aura of life which bears no relation to true immortality but through which they continue to occupy our thoughts in the same way as when they were alive. It is as though they were traveling abroad.โ€ โ€• Marcel Proust
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'...the trouble with small furry animals in the ...

'...the trouble with small furry animals in the corner is that, just occasionally, one of them's a mongoose.' - Terry Pratchett, in 'Witches Abroad'
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โ€œAmerica does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. ...

โ€œAmerica does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own.โ€ -- John Quincy Adams
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