Challenge Quotes (1,000+ quotes)
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
―Martin Luther King, Jr.
I have a dream: the quotations of Martin Luther King, Jr (1968 edition)
“I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.”
Jefferson, magnificent populist (1981 edition), Robert B Luce
“My experiences with science led me to God. They challenge science to prove the existence of God. But must we really light a candle to see the sun?”
―Wernher von Braun
From a letter to the California State board of Education (14 September 1972)
“Big oil, big steel, big agriculture avoid the open marketplace. Big corporations fix prices among themselves and thus drive out of business the small entrepreneur. Also, in their conglomerate form, the huge corporations have begun to challenge the very legitimacy of the state.”
The State of the Union (1978) - Matters of Fact and Fiction : Essays 1973 - 1976 (1978)
“Think about every problem, every challenge, we face. The solution to each starts with education.”
―George H. W. Bush
Announcement of the America 2000 Education Strategy (18 April 1991) What Work Requires of Schools Pg 2.