Against Quotes

β€œReligion teaches you to be satisfi...

β€œReligion teaches you to be satisfied with nonanswers. It’s a sort of crime against childhood”- Richard Dawkins
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β€œIf kids got raped by clowns as often as kids...

β€œIf kids got raped by clowns as often as kids get raped by preachers it would be against the law to take your kid to the circus.” - Dan Savage
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'The deepest sin against the ...

'The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.' - Aldous Huxley
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"If something is important enough...

"If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it." - Elon Musk
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"There are two flames burning in the human heart...

"There are two flames burning in the human heart. The flame of anger against injustice, and the flame of hope you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
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"There are two flames burning in the human heart...

"There are two flames burning in the human heart. The flame of anger against injustice, and the flame of hope you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
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"The best argument against democ...

"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with an average voter" W. Churchill
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"Against logic there ...

"Against logic there is no armor like ignorance." β€” Laurence J. Peter
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β€œI wish I could just make you turn around and see me cry. There...

β€œI wish I could just make you turn around and see me cry. There’s so much I need to say to you. So many reasons why you’re the only one who really knew me at all.” Against all Odds By Phil Collins
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β€œA house divided ag...

β€œA house divided against itself cannot stand.” -Abraham Lincoln
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"If they stand behind you, give them protection....

"If they stand behind you, give them protection. If they stand besides you, give them respect. If they stand against you, show them no mercy". Unknown.
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β€œI neither have the guts nor ...

β€œI neither have the guts nor the intention to go against every gut and intention I have.” -me
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"The rich are taught how to ...

"The rich are taught how to perpetuate the status quo, the poor how to struggle against it"
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β€œGuard against the impo...

β€œGuard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” ― George Washington
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β€œI warn you against shedding blood...

β€œI warn you against shedding blood, indulging in it and making a habit of it, for blood never sleeps.” Saladin
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"The reason there is so litt...

"The reason there is so little crime in Germany is that it's against the law." β€” Alex Levin
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Life is like riding a bike, sometimes you have wind ...

Life is like riding a bike, sometimes you have wind down and sometimes you have wind against, but you always continue on~ (I made this myself hoping i get noticed)
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β€œNations are like people. When they grow old and rich and fat t...

β€œNations are like people. When they grow old and rich and fat they get conservative. They exhaust their energy trying to keep things the way they are - and that’s against nature.” - Patrick Frank
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β€œDo not go gentle into that go...

β€œDo not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.” - Dylan Thomas
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"Philosophy is a battle against the...

"Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language." β€” Ludwig Wittgenstein
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β€œWhen people attempt to rebel against the iron logic of Nature, they come into c...

β€œWhen people attempt to rebel against the iron logic of Nature, they come into conflict with the very same principles to which they owe their existence as human beings. Their actions against Nature must lead to their own downfall.” β€” Greta Thunberg
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Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment...

Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. β€” Eckhart Tolle
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"When the world turn against you, it is important...

"When the world turn against you, it is important that your inner intelligence stands for you. When you are hurt, you can be either wounded or be wiser "
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"The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one’s time def...

"The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one’s time defending scoundrels. For it is against scoundrels that oppressive laws are first aimed, and oppression must be stopped at the beginning if it is to be stopped at all." ~ H.L. Mencken
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"Indulging in a bit of pseudoscience in some instances may be relatively innoc...

"Indulging in a bit of pseudoscience in some instances may be relatively innocuous, but the problem is that doing so lowers your defenses against more dangerous delusions that are based on similar confusions and fallacies." -Michael Specter
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β€œYou need to overcome the tug o...

β€œYou need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals.” β€” George S. Patton
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"Everyone can enjoy a life of luxurious leisure if the machine-produced wealth ...

"Everyone can enjoy a life of luxurious leisure if the machine-produced wealth is shared, or most people can end up miserably poor if the machine-owners successfully lobby against wealth redistribution." -Stephen Hawking, last comment on reddit
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"There's a tremendous bias against ...

"There's a tremendous bias against taking risks. Everyone is trying to optimize their ass-covering." -- Elon Musk
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"Against stupidity the go...

"Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain." β€” Friedrich von Schiller
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"The night-sea journey may be absurd, but here we swim, will-w...

"The night-sea journey may be absurd, but here we swim, will-we nill-we, against the flood, onward and upward, toward a Shore that may not exist and couldn't be reached if it did." - John Barth
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"When you see that men get richer by graft and by pull than by work, and your laws don't p...

"When you see that men get richer by graft and by pull than by work, and your laws don't protect you against them, but protect them against you - when you see corruption being rewarded and honesty becoming a self-sacrifice - you may know that your society is doomed.” -Ayn Rand
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The material you work with is that which you will c...

The material you work with is that which you will come to resemble. That which you work against will always work against you, including yourself. -Henry Rollins
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"Every society needs a cry like ["Remember Koom Valley!"], but only in a very few do they come ou...

"Every society needs a cry like ["Remember Koom Valley!"], but only in a very few do they come out with the complete, unvarnished version, which is "Remember-The-Atrocity-Committed-Against-Us-Last-Time-That-Will-Excuse-The-Atrocity-That-We're-About-To-Commit-Today!" Terry Pratchett, Thief of Time.
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suffering arises from the desire to fix the dead past o...

suffering arises from the desire to fix the dead past or the unborn future while the body can only exist in the present and struggles against these impossible instructions.
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"The best at murder are those who preach against it, th...

"The best at murder are those who preach against it, the best at hate are those who preach love, and the best at war, finally, are those who preach peace." -Charles Bukowski
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Every decision for som...

Every decision for something is a decision against something else. - DarK
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"What can you do against the lunatic who is more inte...

"What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives your arguments a fair hearing and then simply persists in his lunacy?" - Orwell
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"I'm afraid that sometimes you'll play...

"I'm afraid that sometimes you'll play lonely games too. Games you can't win 'cause you'll play against you." - Dr. Seuss
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β€œMusic is a form of protest because music is against all that, because you respond to it on an emo...

β€œMusic is a form of protest because music is against all that, because you respond to it on an emotional level which has nothing to do with breeding or class or how much money you've got, you just like the song internally. Music makes you realise that stuff is just a load of rubbish." -Jarvis Cocker
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"Love is the death of duty. What is honor compared to a woman'...

"Love is the death of duty. What is honor compared to a woman's love? What is duty against the feel of a newborn son in your arms . . . or the memory of a brother's smile? " -George R.R. Martin
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β€œThe evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so...

β€œThe evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so by mutual interest and cooperation. Evil will eventually turn against evil and when the dust settles good will be all that remains”-anonymous
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β€œI crave the simplest of love with you. A cold nig...

β€œI crave the simplest of love with you. A cold night, warm sheets, and your skin against my own. Certainly, that is all I could ever ask for.” - Daniel Walsh
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When everything seems to be going agains...

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. -Henry Ford
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"Against stupidity, the...

"Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain"--Friedrich Schiller.
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β€œI wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to ...

β€œI wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to me. It's still my symbol of rebellionβ€”against a stagnant status quo, against our hypocritical houses of God, against people whose minds are closed to others' ideas.” ― Johnny Cash
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"Elections are won by men and women chiefl...

"Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody." β€” Franklin P. Adams
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I seek the stars above worlds to ...

I seek the stars above worlds to be the guides, But they all pale against the light in your eyes. -Starset
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"Socialism is the flame of anger agai...

"Socialism is the flame of anger against injustice and the flame of hope that you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
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"Your task is not to seek for love, but mer...

"Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” -~Rumi
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Life consists of two days, one for you one against you. So when i...

Life consists of two days, one for you one against you. So when it's for you don't be proud or reckless, and when it's against you be patient, for both days are test for you. Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib A.S
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"When you lose against an Aldokk. Instead of going home in a ca...

"When you lose against an Aldokk. Instead of going home in a casket, you don't go home at all, the Aldokk are never not hungry." ~ Anonymous, an unknown alien in the early days of the Twilight War
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We must fight against the spirit o...

We must fight against the spirit of unconscious curelty with which we treat the animals..." -Albert Schweitzer
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"The most formidable weapo...

"The most formidable weapon against errors of every kind is reason." -- Thomas Paine
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"I've always been attracted to ideas that were about ...

"I've always been attracted to ideas that were about revolt against authority. When you make your peace with authority, you become an authority." – Jim Morrison, 1966
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The very purpose of the Second Amendment is to stop the government from disallowing people th...

The very purpose of the Second Amendment is to stop the government from disallowing people the means to defend themselves against tyranny. Any proposal to abuse executive power and infringe upon gun rights must be repelled with the stiffest legislative force possible. ~ Steve Stockman~
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"We are unable, at certain times, to bring into consciousness with suf...

"We are unable, at certain times, to bring into consciousness with sufficient force the memory of the suffering and humiliation of even a week or a month ago. We are without defense against the first drink." - Bill W
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The deepest sin against the ...

The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence. Aldous Huxley
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I wear a weapon called sel...

I wear a weapon called self-confidence it helps me to fight against anything in life✧
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β€œIn man's struggle ag...

β€œIn man's struggle against the world, bet on the world.” ― Franz Kafka
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When everything seems to be going agains...

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. - Henry Ford
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β€œRemind yourself that past and future have no power over you. Only the presentβ€”and...

β€œRemind yourself that past and future have no power over you. Only the presentβ€”and even that can be minimized. Just mark off its limits. And if your mind tries to claim that it can’t hold out against that…well, then, heap shame upon it.” β€”Marcus Aurelius
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"The struggle against the vision of the majority; *chuckles* very well I shall enl...

"The struggle against the vision of the majority; *chuckles* very well I shall enlighten you; as one person you have to abide by the rules proposed by the world, but everyone or no one can cross the barrier between truth or lie, impossible or possible."
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"Some men are alive simply ...

"Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them." -Edward W. Howe
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"I would define the art of war as follows: it is ...

"I would define the art of war as follows: it is the means of bringing together 20 men against one and, if possible, killing him in the back." ~Emilio Mola
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Against boredom eve...

Against boredom even gods struggle in vain - Friedrich Nietzsche
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"Some men are alive simply...

"Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them." - E. W. Howe
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β€œHe who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that canno...

β€œHe who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by awful grace of God”- Aeschylus
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"When a person cannot deceive himsel...

"When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people." β€” Mark Twain
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β€œI’m not entitled to have an opinion on this subject unless I can state the a...

β€œI’m not entitled to have an opinion on this subject unless I can state the arguments against my position better than the people do who are supporting it. I think that only when I reach that stage am I qualified to speak.” - Charlie Munger
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"Humor is just anoth...

"Humor is just another defense against the universe." β€” Mel Brooks
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β€œWeighing benefits against costs is the way most people make decisions β€” and the way m...

β€œWeighing benefits against costs is the way most people make decisions β€” and the way most businesses make decisions, if they want to stay in business. Only in government is any benefit, however small, considered to be worth any cost, however large.” β€” Thomas Sowell
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"He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain, which cannot for...

"He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain, which cannot forget, falls drop by drop upon the heart, until, in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom through the awful grace of God." --Aeschylus, Agamemon
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"If you wish to see the t...

"If you wish to see the truth then hold no opinion for or against." - Zen proverb
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β€œThe methods now being used to merchandise the political cand...

β€œThe methods now being used to merchandise the political candidate as though they were a deodorant positively guarantee the electorate against hearing the truth in anything.” - Aldous Huxley
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"Those who go against one's w...

"Those who go against one's will without their permission is no better than one's own beliefs."
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"If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are...

"If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society against the onslaught of the intolerant, then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them." - Karl Popper
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"When the tides of life turn against you and the curr...

"When the tides of life turn against you and the current upsets your boat, don't waste your tears on what might have been. Just lie on your back and float." -Ed Norton
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"Persons who commit murder and other crimes of personal...

"Persons who commit murder and other crimes of personal violence often do not premeditate their crimes." β€” American Civil Liberties Union, The Case Against the Death Penalty
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β€œThe bravest sight in the wor...

β€œThe bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.” - Seneca
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"We're such self-centered crap,...

"We're such self-centered crap, we don't even notice hell itself rising up against us." -Alex Jones
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