I had to come from something, come from a place that was negative and positive but the majority of it is a negative place.
The majority does not rule in America, but the minority shouldn't hijack it. And it's because we're afraid. They have isolated us and made us feel as though we're alone. We're not.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.
Columbus did not seek a new route to the Indies in response to a majority directive.
If we are to take for the criterion of truth the majority of suffrages, they ought to be gotten from those philosophic and patriotic citizens who cultivate their reason.
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
Like me, the great majority of Americans wish both to preserve the traditional definition of marriage and to oppose bias and intolerance directed towards gays and lesbians.
One, with God, is always a majority, but many a martyr has been burned at the stake while the votes were being counted.
What we call a democratic society might be defined for certain purposes as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.
I've done the gay, over-the-top guy. I want to jump into another show where I wear pants for the majority of the time.
Now, so, if you want to blame someone for wasteful spending, the Republicans are in the majority.
Without peace and without the overwhelming majority of people that believe in peace defending it, working for it, believing in it, security can never really be a reality.
The tillage of the soil occupies the vast majority of those who work for their own bread.
Shall we then judge a country by the majority, or by the minority? By the minority, surely.
MPC, Moving Picture Company, they're really excellent, they did the majority of the effects.
The one pervading evil of democracy is the tyranny of the majority.
The overwhelming majority of theories are rejected because they contain bad explanations, not because they fail experimental tests.
The great silent majority.
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to call our attitude of subjection a posture of respect.
The value of the majority lies not in the opportunity to wield great power, but in the chance to use power to do great things.
Look, all this is about is utilizing the rules of the Senate, using a majority of the senators, to make sure that we get health reform done. We cannot wait another day.
It is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.
As there is oppression of the majority such oppression will be fought with increasing hatred.
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
But the fact is that the vast majority of Republicans support the Sinn Fein leadership.
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