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    To fight oppression, and to work as best we can for a sane organization of society, we do not have to abandon the state of mind of freedom. If we do that we are letting the same thuggery in by the back door that we are fighting off in front of the house.
    —John Dos Passos (1896–1970)

    I think every woman’s entitled to a middle husband she can forget.
    —Adela Rogers St. Johns (b. 1893)