„Placed in a historic transition, I will pay for loyalty to the people with my life.“

Final address (1973)
Kontext: Placed in a historic transition, I will pay for loyalty to the people with my life. And I say to them that I am certain that the seeds which we have planted in the good conscience of thousands and thousands of Chileans will not be shriveled forever. They have force and will be able to dominate us, but social processes can be arrested by neither crime nor force. History is ours, and people make history.

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„Brazilian prisons are wonderful places … they’re places for people to pay for their sins, not live the life of Reilly in a spa. Those who rape, kidnap and kill are going there to suffer, not attend a holiday camp.“

—  Jair Bolsonaro Brazilian president elect 1955

In February 2014. Who is Jair Bolsonaro? Brazil's far-right president in his own words https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/sep/06/jair-bolsonaro-brazil-tropical-trump-who-hankers-for-days-of-dictatorship. The Guardian (29 October 2018).

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„My loyalty to my party ends where my loyalty to my country begins.“

—  Manuel L. Quezon president of the Philippines from 1935 to 1944 1878 - 1944

As quoted in John Gunther's Inside Asia. (1939)

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„My honor is my loyalty.“

—  Heinrich Himmler Nazi officer, Commander of the SS 1900 - 1945

Himmler formulated this as the watchword of the Schultzstaffel, an organization that eventually became an enormous organization ranging from the staff of the concentration camps to the Gestapo and SD, to the Waffen-SS, Hitler's personal soldiers. Above all else, Himmler and the rest of the Nazi leadership stressed the importance of loyalty to the Reich and the Fuehrer. As translated in The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951), by Hannah Arendt Ch. 10
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„I never pay attention to individual awards and I think that sometimes, too many people place too much value on them.“

—  Serge Savard Canadian ice hockey player 1946

Quoted in Kevin Shea, "One on One with Serge Savard," http://www.legendsofhockey.net/html/spot_oneononep198603.htm Legends of Hockey.net (2003-12-16)
Savard comments on winning very few individual awards, while winning eight Stanley Cups.

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„All that stuff with the tabloids is a kind of luxury tax I pay for all the good things I do in my life.“

—  Ethan Hawke American actor and writer 1970

The Daily Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/3620967/Love-that-goes-with-the-flow.html (2004-06-19)
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„We praise loyalty, but it pays the price when it supports those whom Fortune crushes.“

—  Marcus Annaeus Lucanus, buch Pharsalia

Book VIII, line 485 (tr. J. D. Duff).
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„Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.“

—  Isaac Asimov American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, known for his works of science fiction and popular … 1920 - 1992

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„My whole life has conspired to bring me to this place, and I can’t despise my whole life.“

—  Tony Kushner, Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches

Quelle: Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches

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„I suppose when my unknown elements are found, more people will pay us attention.“

—  Dmitri Mendeleev Russian chemist and inventor 1834 - 1907

An Outline of the System of the Elements

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„I quite like the transitions of being an actor, because you get to explore these little pockets of life.“

—  Matt Smith (actor) English actor 1982

As quoted in "The Big Interview : Matt Smith" at officiallondontheatre (14 May 2008 ) http://www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/news/interviews/view/item100026/Matt-Smith/
Kontext: I quite like the transitions of being an actor, because you get to explore these little pockets of life. So if you’re playing a builder you get to know about building, if you’re playing a scientist or a physician or something you get to know about physics. And similarly with this world I like exploring their culture, that very sort of upper middle class, addictive… that’s part of the reason I love it.

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„Revolutionary morality consists in absolute loyalty to the Party and the people.“

—  Ho Chi Minh Vietnamese communist leader and first president of Vietnam 1890 - 1969

"On Revolutionary Morality" (1958)
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„A person who deserves my loyalty receives it.“

—  Joyce Maynard, Looking Back: A Chronicle of Growing Up Old in the Sixties

Quelle: Looking Back: A Chronicle of Growing Up Old in the Sixties

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„My home is not a place, it is people.“

—  Lois McMaster Bujold, Vorkosigan Saga

Quelle: Vorkosigan Saga, Barrayar (1991)

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