Posted by: x | October 10, 2011

Speak out

“First they came for the Communists, but I was not a Communist so I did not speak out.

Then they came for the Socialists and the Trade Unionists, but I was neither, so I did not speak out.

Then they came for the Jews, but I was not a Jew so I did not speak out.

And when they came for me, there was no one left to speak out for me.”

— Dietrich Bonhoeffer
(executed by the Nazis in 1945)

 

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  1. the quotes are good… but you know what would be even better? pictures of my cute nieces 😉


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