Some articles on court persecution:
... I say to those persons, you must not court persecution here, lest you get so much of it you will not know what to do with it ... Do NOT court persecution ... I say again, you Gladdenites, do not court persecution, or you will get more than you want, and it will come quicker than you want it ...
Famous quotes containing the words persecution and/or court:
“... social evils are dangerously contagious. The fixed policy of persecution and injustice against a class of women who are weak and defenseless will be necessarily hurtful to the cause of all women.”
—Fannie Barrier Williams (18551944)
“When a mans feeling and character are injured, he ought to seek a speedy redress.... My character you have injured, and further you have insulted me in the presence of a court and large audience. I therefore call upon you as a gentleman to give me satisfaction for the same.”
—Andrew Jackson (17671845)