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We must fight authority and privilege, while taking advantage from the benefits that civilisation has conferred. We must not destroy anything that satisfies human need however badly -- until we have something better to put in its place.
-- Errico Malatesta

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Very young, the virus of justice was inoculated to me and it earned me many a trouble.
-- Marius Jacob

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Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
-- Virginia Woolf

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Like such titles as Christian and Quaker, "anarchist" was in the end proudly adopted by one of those against whom it had been used in condemnation.
-- George Woodcock

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Whoever will be free must make himself free. Freedom is no fairy gift to fall into a man's lap.
-- Max Stirner

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Anarchy is not perfection, it is not the absolute ideal which like the horizon recedes as fast as we approach it; but it is the way open to all progress and all improvements for the benefit of everybody.
-- Errico Malatesta

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It's one thing to say, "Another world is possible." It's another to experience it, however momentarily.
-- David Graeber

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If a man walk in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer; but if he spends his whole day as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making earth bald before her time, he is esteemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
-- Henry David Thoreau

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Once for all, then, we are not opposed to the punishment of thieves and murderers; we are opposed to their manufacture.
-- Benjamin Tucker

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Pour la Mairie de #Paris, distribuer des repas à ceux qui ont faim, ça fait :

- des pauvres,
- des déchets,
- du "prosélytisme religieux".

Non mais le problème c'est pas la faim, m'voyez, c'est les pauvres, et puis tout ça fait sale…

Les associations laïques et militant·e·s bénévoles qui préparent à manger quand la Mairie refuse de le faire vous remercient bien.

lemonde.fr/politique/article/2

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When the people are being beaten with a stick, they are not much happier if it is called "the People's Stick."
-- Mikhail Bakunin

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If revolution results only in a change of dictatorship, then it is hardly worth while.
-- Emma Goldman

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Do not quarrel or deal in personalities. Listen to opposing arguments after you have presented your own. Learn how to remain silent and reflect. Do not try to get the better in an argument at the expense of your own sincerity.
-- Elisee Reclus

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Liberty without socialism is privilege and injustice; socialism without liberty is slavery and brutality.
-- Mikhail Bakunin

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An anarchist society, far from being a remote ideal, has become a precondition for the practice of ecological principles.
-- Murray Bookchin

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