> Topic Index > A - Topics > Against Quotes

Against Quotes


Pages: Prev 12345678910... Next

Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.

Merely by describing yourself as black you have started on a road towards emancipation, you have committed yourself to fight against all forces that seek to use your blackness as a stamp that marks you out as a subservient being.

Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market.

More coming out about Saddam Hussein. We now know he takes Viagra and he has as many as six mistresses. No wonder Congress is reluctant to take action against this guy - he's one of their own.

My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die.

Neither the Army nor the Navy is of any protection, or very little protection, against aerial raids.

Never be ashamed! There's some who'll hold it against you, but they're not worth bothering with.

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.

Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.

No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war.

Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever.

On the whole, I am on the side of the unregenerate who affirms the worth of life as an end in itself, as against the saints who deny it.

Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.

One had to take some action against fear when once it laid hold of one.

One of the cruelest judgments sustained against me is that I have spoken out as a recovered alcoholic to stimulate my acting career.

One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time. See quote detail

Out with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth.

Pear Drops were exciting because they had a dangerous taste. All of us were warned against eating them, and the result was that we ate them more than ever.

People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.

Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad.


Pages: Prev 12345678910... Next