"The hurt from getting beaten only lasts a little while, but the hurt from quitting without a fight never goes away. Remember, what is done to those who permit it is almost beyond belief -- so don't permit it! Tell the animals who run our schooling, "Shut up! I will not listen."
From the Intimate Papers of Edward Mandell House of Texas, 1858-1938 (on hazing "bullying" in school)
American diplomat, politician and presidential advisor