Dorothy Thompson - Quotes

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Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.

Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.

Age is not measured by years. Nature does not equally distribute energy. Some people are born old and tired while others are going strong at seventy.

Age is not measured by years. Nature does not equally distribute energy. Some people are born old and tired while others are going strong at seventy.

The most destructive element in the human mind is fear. Fear creates aggressiveness. ---->>>

There is nothing to fear except the persistent refusal to find out the truth, the persistent refusal to analyze the causes of happenings.

There is nothing to fear except the persistent refusal to find out the truth, the persistent refusal to analyze the causes of happenings.

Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict - alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.

Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict - alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.

It is not the fact of liberty but the way in which liberty is exercised that ultimately determines whether liberty itself survives. ---->>>

Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.

Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.

When liberty is taken away by force it can be restored by force. When it is relinquished voluntarily by default it can never be recovered. ---->>>

The prices are ridiculous... I don't see how people can go back and forth to work or to school. How can we afford the gas? ---->>>

To have felt too much is to end in feeling nothing.

To have felt too much is to end in feeling nothing.

Can one preach at home inequality of races and nations and advocate abroad good-will towards all men? ---->>>

The only force that can overcome an idea and a faith is another and better idea and faith, positively and fearlessly upheld. ---->>>

Women have had the vote for over forty years and their organizations lobby in Washington for all sorts of causes; why, why, why don't they take up their own causes and obvious needs? ---->>>

The instinct to worship is hardly less strong than the instinct to eat. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: July 9, 1893
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Die: 01-30, 1961
Occupation: Journalist
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Dorothy Celene Thompson (9 July 1893 – 30 January 1961) was an American journalist and radio broadcaster, who in 1939 was recognized by Time magazine as the second most influential woman in America next to Eleanor Roosevelt. She is notable as the first American journalist to be expelled from Nazi Germany in 1934 and as one of the few women news commentators on radio during the 1930s (wikipedia)