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Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
Orison Swett Marden
I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Washington has to become an ally of business, not the opposition of business.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves.
There is a real danger that computers will develop intelligence and take over. We urgently need to develop direct connections to the brain so that computers can add to human intelligence rather than be in opposition.
Opposition is not necessarily enmity; it is merely misused and made an occasion for enmity.
Opposition is true friendship.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.
Opposition may become sweet to a man when he has christened it persecution.
And by the way, a piece of news, Israel is the one country in which everyone is pro-American, opposition and coalition alike. And I represent the entire people of Israel who say, 'Thank you, America.'' And we're friends of America, and we're the only reliable allies of America in the Middle East.
Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of use.
Aggression is inherently destructive of relationships. People and ideologies are pitted against each other, believing that in order to survive, they must destroy the opposition.
Margaret J. Wheatley
Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.
The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.
We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. When the loyal opposition dies, I think the soul of America dies with it.
Edward R. Murrow
But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the matter with the soft Darkness, the Dreamless Sleep?
Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.
To be in opposition is not to be a nihilist.
It is a true miracle when a man finally sees himself as his only opposition.
President Bush remained undeterred by the massive display of American opposition, even though much of it came from the hundreds of thousands of voters who supported him by voting for Nader.
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.
He who is silent must be agreed with, for what shall the wings of opposition thresh upon, without the winds of conversation to shoulder them.
Bryant H. McGill
Do not be afraid to offer ideas that draw opposition. Remember, if no one is against your idea, then your idea probably doesn't do anything.
In Cleveland there is legislation moving forward to ban people from wearing pants that fit too low. However, there is lots of opposition from the plumber' union.
When you look at golf films before us they're all - garbage or satire. A lot of sports films tend to vilify the opposition. Where the opposition becomes this big angry monster, so big you can't beat him.
A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind.
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