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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
No man is good enough to govern another man without the other's consent.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination.
Laws made by common consent must not be trampled on by individuals.
The leader can never close the gap between himself and the group. If he does, he is no longer what he must be. He must walk a tightrope between the consent he must win and the control he must exert.
Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them.
Methods of thought which claim to give the lead to our world in the name of revolution have become, in reality, ideologies of consent and not of rebellion.
I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
Your silence gives consent.
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
You should not have taken advantage of my sensibility to steal into my affections without my consent.
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
No man is good enough to govern any woman without her consent.
Susan B. Anthony
If the Holy Spirit can take over the subconscious with our consent and cooperation, then we have almighty Power working at the basis of our lives, then we can do anything we ought to do, go anywhere we ought to go, and be anything we ought to be.
E. Stanley Jones
In our system leadership is by consent, not command. To lead a President must persuade. Personal contacts and experiences help shape his thinking. They can be critical to his persuasiveness and thus to his leadership.
I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared for an Emperor or a King my republican feelings and principles forbid it the simplicity of our system of government forbids it.
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.
William Ellery Channing
Sin cannot be conceived in a natural state, but only in a civil state, where it is decreed by common consent what is good or bad.
No power on earth has a right to take our property from us without our consent.
What we seek is the reign of law, based upon the consent of the governed and sustained by the organized opinion of mankind.
Once you consent to some concession, you can never cancel it and put things back the way they are.
If nationality is consent, the state is compulsion.
Henri Frederic Amiel
I can be forced to live without happiness, but I will never consent to live without honor.
The last thing a woman will consent to discover in a man whom she loves, or on whom she simply depends, is want of courage.
I would never consent to a lame publicity stunt at a time when I already want to hide.
Cats don't like change without their consent.
By common consent gray hairs are a crown of glory; the only object of respect that can never excite envy.
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
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