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 Hideki Tojo - “To advocate a New Order was to seek freedom and respect for peoples without prejudice, and to seek a stable basis for the existence all peoples, equally, and free of threats.”  
 Gustave Stresemann - “If one seeks to analyze experiences and reactions to the first postwar years, I hope one may say without being accused of bias that it is easier for the victor than for the vanquished to advocate peace.”  
 Gloria Steinem - “No man can call himself liberal, or radical, or even a conservative advocate of fair play, if his work depends in any way on the unpaid or underpaid labor of women at home, or in the office.”  
 Mark Shields - “I think any advocate who is effective has fully acquainted himself or herself with the legislator they are going to meet. Know what committees they are on, what issues they are interested in, all in an effort to build a bridge for communicating with them.”  
 Jonathan Shapiro - “It's to be a person who's able to shoot little arrows into sacred cows and knock politicians off their pedestals, to look out for hypocrisy, advocate for all sorts of things from social justice to peace.”  
 John Shadegg - “We can still find middle ground, truly secure our borders, deal with those already here and address our labor needs. But those who advocate giving current illegal aliens and future guest workers a special path to citizenship must compromise.”  
 Tom Selleck - “If I can be an advocate of individualist solutions to our society's problems that are affirmative solutions, that's to me what conservatism means.”  
 Mike Rogers - “Let me be clear I am not an advocate of censorship.”  
 Orhan Pamuk - “The challenge is to lend conviction even to the voices which advocate views I find personally abhorrent, whether they are political Islamists or officers justifying a coup.”  
 James Otis - “I was solicited to argue this cause as Advocate-General and, because I would not, I have been charged with desertion from my office.”  
 Charles Olson - “I hope you're representing the devil's advocate.”  
 Estelle Morris - “I think film is a very powerful advocate and message carrier.”  
 Christopher Meloni - “I didn't get into acting to be a public service announcer or an advocate and yet, by virtue of this show and how we handle the subject matter that we've been given, that's kind of how it's evolved in certain ways.”  
 Henry Mayhew - “I was conducted in the evening to a tavern where several of the weavers who advocate the principles of the People's Charter were in the habit of assembling.”  
 Sonny Landham - “I am running for governor of Kentucky as the people's advocate.”  
 Kathe Kollwitz - “While I drew, and wept along with the terrified children I was drawing, I really felt the burden I am bearing. I felt that I have no right to withdraw from the responsibility of being an advocate.”  
 Calvin Klein - “I still drink vodka I'm not an advocate of drinking, but I'm no angel. I don't like grass, because it just makes me hungry.”  
 Richard J. Codey - “I want to be an advocate for the people who don't have time to read the newspaper... or the money to make a political contribution.”  
 Keenen Ivory Wayans - “You never really know until you put the movie in front of an audience. I am a big advocate of screenings, which are getting harder and harder to do nowadays.”  
 Patricia Ireland - “My answer to those who oppose my appointment as CEO is that this is really a decision of the YWCA. They want to strengthen their grassroots to advocate on behalf of women's and children's empowerment and ending racism.”  
 Jesse Helms - “It may surprise people to know that I advocate the reform of the United Nations, not its abolishment.”  
 Tipper Gore - “I've always been an advocate of giving parents the right tools to help them be a part of their child's decisions with regard to entertainment.”  
 George Galloway - “I'm an advocate of the great Dr. Johnson, the English man of letters who said that patriotism was the last refuge of the scoundrel.”  
 Al Franken - “Yeah, but you need an experienced radio veteran who is a liberal advocate. And there just hadn't been any radio that did that. And so they weren't trained - they had developed all these bad habits of being objective and balanced and stuff like that.”  
 Benjamin F. Wade - “I am not unaware how unpopular on this floor are the sentiments I am about to advocate.”  

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