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ad·vo·ca·cy (noun) giving aid to a cause: active verbal support for a cause or position.

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"There is always time to make right what is wrong." - Susan Griffin
"The first duty of a wise advocate is to convince his opponents that he understands their arguments, and sympathizes with their just feelings." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"To see what is right, and not do it, is want of courage, or of principle." - Confucius

"A family is a perpetual source of encouragement, advocacy, assurance, and emotional refueling that empowers a child to venture with confidence into the greater world and to become all that he can be." - Dr. Marianne E. Neifert

"The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just." - Abraham Lincoln

"When dealing with a legal matter - always remember that you are your own best advocate. No one will care as much about the case as you do. Use lawyers but remember - you must take primary responsibility for a successful outcome." - Grant Fairley

"No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause." - Theodore Roosevelt

"If you’re outraged at conditions, then you can’t possibly be free or happy until you devote all your time to changing them and do nothing but that. But you can’t change anything if you want to hold onto a good job, a good way of life and avoid sacrifice.




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