Dorothy Thompson Quotes

- Notable Dorothy Thompson Quotes Index -

Born: July 9, 1893, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Lisbon, Portugal, January 31, 1961
Occupation: Author

1.
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.
- Dorothy Thompson

2.
Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.
- Dorothy Thompson

3.
Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.
- Dorothy Thompson

4.
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.
- Dorothy Thompson

5.
The only force that can overcome an idea and a faith is another and better idea and faith, positively and fearlessly upheld.
- Dorothy Thompson

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