Robert Owen

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Robert Owen

Robert Owen

Courts of law, and all the paraphernalia and folly of law cannot be found in a rational state of society.More Robert Owen [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man is the creature of circumstances.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
And I hereby distinctly and emphatically declare that I consider myself, and earnestly desire to be considered by others, as utterly divested, now and during the rest of my life, of any such rights, the barbarous relics of a feudal, despotic system.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Fulfill - you can far more than fulfill - the brightest anticipations of those who, in the name of human freedom, and in the face of threats that have ripened into terrible realities since, fought that battle which placed you where you now stand.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is within your power at this very moment not only to consumate an act of enlightened statesmanship, but, as the instrument of the Almighty, to restore to freedom a race of men.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men acquiesce in a thousand things, once righteously and boldly done, to which, if proposed to them in advance, they might find endless objections.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Property in man, always morally unjust, has become nationally dangerous.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Society may be formed so as to exist without crime, without poverty, with health greatly improved, with little, if any misery, and with intelligence and happiness increased a hundredfold; and no obstacle whatsoever intervenes at this moment except ignorance to prevent such a state of society from becoming universal.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Eight hours daily labour is enough for any human being, and under proper arrangements sufficient to afford an ample supply of food, raiment and shelter, or the necessaries and comforts of life, and for the remainder of his time, every person is entitled to education, recreation and sleep.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The lowest stage of humanity is experienced when the individual must labour for a small pittance of wages from others.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To train and educate the rising generation will at all times be the first object of society, to which every other will be subordinate.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is but one mode by which man can possess in perpetuity all the happiness which his nature is capable of enjoying, — that is by the union and co-operation of all for the benefit of each.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was forced, through seeing the error of their foundation, to abandon all belief in every religion which had been taught to man. But my religious feelings were immediately replaced by the spirit of universal charity — not for a sect, or a party, or for a country or a colour — but for the human race, and with a real and ardent desire to do good.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Women will be no longer made the slaves of, or dependent upon men...They will be equal in education, rights, privileges and personal liberty.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Courts of law, and all the paraphernalia and folly of law cannot be found in a rational state of society.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The people are forbidden to give aid and comfort to rebels. What of a government that has the power to cut off from aid and comfort all the rebels of the South and fails to exercise it?More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
After voluntary exertions on the part of our people to which the history of the world furnishes no parallel, is the old root of bitterness still to remain in the ground, to sprout and bear fruit in the future as it has borne fruit in the past?More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Finding that no religion is based on facts and cannot therefore be true, I began to reflect what must be the condition of mankind trained from infancy to believe in errors.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is a measure needing courage to adopt and enforce it, which I believe to be of virtue sufficient to redeem the nation in this its darkest hour: one only; I know of no other to which we may rationally trust for relief from impending dangers without and within.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Never argue, repeat your assertion.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Is it not the interest of the human race, that every one should be so taught and placed, that he would find his highest enjoyment to arise from the continued practice of doing all in his power to promote the well-being, and happiness, of every man, woman, and child, without regard to their class, sect, party, country or colourMore Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We can constitutionally extirpate slavery at this time.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are good hearts to serve men in palaces as in cottages.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Chastity is sexual intercourse with affection.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Boldness and decision command, often even in evil, the respect and concurrence of mankind.More Robert Owen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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