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"The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude."

"In a society in which equality is a fact, not merely a word, words of racial or sexual assault and humiliation will be nonsense syllables."

"My observation is that women are merely waiting for their husbands to assume leadership."

"Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it."

"We are not merely passive pawns of historical forces nor are we victims of the past. We can shape and direct history."

"Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another but women are by nature enemies."

"Drugs are merely the most obvious form of addiction in our society. Drug addiction is one of the things that undermines traditional values."

"I believe we should reframe our response to climate change as an imperative for growth rather than merely being a way of being green or meeting environmental commitments."

"Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good."

"You have reckoned that history ought to judge the past and to instruct the contemporary world as to the future. The present attempt does not yield to that high office. It will merely tell how it really was."

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