Reuters quote of the day, October 24

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London, Oct 23 (Reuters) Following is a notable quote from history.

''Mrs. Parks sat down to stand up for justice.'' -- Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth, a leader in the Birmingham civil rights movement on Rosa Parks, who galvanised the U.S. civil rights movement by refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white man in 1955. Parks died on Oct. 24, 2005.

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