Quotes by Dexter Scott King

My father said, 'Politics asks the question Is it expedient Vanity asks Is it popular But conscience asks Is it right'

Dexter Scott King

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He who laughs, lasts

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A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.

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As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of being.

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