Defend Quotes

"I disapprove of what you say...

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." β€” Voltaire
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β€œDo not make the mistake of thinking that ...

β€œDo not make the mistake of thinking that you have to agree with people and their beliefs to defend them from injustice” Bryant McGill
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β€œEvery miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resou...

β€œEvery miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.” - Arthur Schopenhauer
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"Let's defend the principle of a soci...

"Let's defend the principle of a society that cares for everyone and everyone cares for everyone else." - Jeremy Corbyn
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"The only people afraid of d...

"The only people afraid of discussion are the ones whose points are too fragile to defend."
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'This wasn't technically part of my research but I have...

'This wasn't technically part of my research but I have a serious cute geeky girl playing the ukelele fetish I can neither explain nor defend'- Wade Watts, Ready Player One
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"Humor is our way of defending ourse...

"Humor is our way of defending ourselves from life's absurdities by thinking absurdly about them." β€” Lewis Mumford
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" There is no nonsense so gross that society will not...

" There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity." β€” Robertson Davies
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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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"I disapprove of what you say, bu...

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it" - Evelyn Beatrice Hall
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β€œForget a man’s name and he’ll forgi...

β€œForget a man’s name and he’ll forgive you. Remember it, and he’ll defend you forever.” - Pierce Brown, Morning Star
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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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β€œA half truth is the worst o...

β€œA half truth is the worst of all lies, because it can be defended in partiality.” ~ Solon
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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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You don’t have to defend or explain ...

You don’t have to defend or explain your decisions to anyone. It’s your life. Live it without apologies. Mandy Hale
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"Fight to de...

"Fight to defend Life, not foolish Pride."
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"Both groups believe that they are the ones defend...

"Both groups believe that they are the ones defending human rights." β€” TV Tropes, Article "Human Rights Issues", on the issue regarding pregnancy termination
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The most powerful weapon to conquer the devil is hu...

The most powerful weapon to conquer the devil is humility. For, as he does not know at all how to employ it, neither does he know how to defend himself from it.
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"5minutes after your birth,they decide your name,na...

"5minutes after your birth,they decide your name,nationality,religion,sect and you spend rest of your life defending something you didn't choose." - Nilesh Jain
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β€œI'm tired of defending my cha...

β€œI'm tired of defending my character. I am what I am. What you see is what you get.” β€”Dana Plato
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β€œThe lion cannot protect himself from traps, and the fox canno...

β€œThe lion cannot protect himself from traps, and the fox cannot defend himself from wolves. One must therefore be a fox to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten wolves.” ― NiccolΓ² Machiavelli
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"People will invest hundreds of hours into improving ...

"People will invest hundreds of hours into improving their looks, social status and income and just as many hours defending all of their personality flaws." - Unknown
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"My own opinion is enough for me, and I claim the right to have it defended again...

"My own opinion is enough for me, and I claim the right to have it defended against any consensus, any majority, anywhere, anyplace, anytime. And anyone who disagrees with this can pick a number, get in line and kiss my arse." β€” Christopher Hitchens
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 10
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"The only thing worse th...

"The only thing worse than making a mistake is defending it." - Shirish Kunder
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 03
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The Truth is like a Lion. You don't...

The Truth is like a Lion. You don't have to defend it. Just let it loose and it will defend itself.--St Augustine
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"A patriot must always be re...

"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government." -Edward Abbey
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I disapprove of what you say, ...

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your write to say it. - Evelyn Hall
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Happy are those who ...

Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love. Ovid
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 20
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"Hope was a letter I never coul...

"Hope was a letter I never could send, love was a country we couldn’t defend." - Gregory Alan Isakov
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 08
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"The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one's time defending sc...

"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 US editor (1880 - 1956)
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" There is no nonsense so gross that society will not...

" There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity." β€” Robertson Davies
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"No greater glory, no greater honor, is the lot of man departing than a feeling possessed deep...

"No greater glory, no greater honor, is the lot of man departing than a feeling possessed deep in his heart that the world is a better place for his having lived." - Robert Sengstacke Abbott, founder and editor of The Chicago Defender, the most widely circulated black newspaper in the US
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 13
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Innocence proves nothing. Innocence protects ...

Innocence proves nothing. Innocence protects nothing. A Good man is one with the power to defend that which he loves, by any means necessary."
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""Zero Tolerance" is simply a way for people who don't want to think to regulate others. It excuse...

""Zero Tolerance" is simply a way for people who don't want to think to regulate others. It excuses them from having to consider every factor, come up with a wise and logical course of action, and to stand behind that action and defend it with an equal amount of wisdom and confidence." - u/TheCannon
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"I disapprove of what you say...

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." Voltaire
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You have to be okay with yourself be...

You have to be okay with yourself before you can ever be okay with anyone else. β€”Daniel Miller, Defending Your Life
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 21
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"I disapprove of what you say, but I...

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." β€” Voltaire, French Philosopher
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β€œThe smallest minority on earth is the indiv...

β€œThe smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.” ― Ayn Rand
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"It's no secret you've always been the most scared, but you've ne...

"It's no secret you've always been the most scared, but you've never backed down. Never. And to be brave is to go on in spite of fear." -Keith Kogane(Voltron: Legendary Defender S7:E9 'Know Your Enemy')
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"Defending a position by citing free speech is the ultimate concession. Y...

"Defending a position by citing free speech is the ultimate concession. You're saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it's not literally illegal to express." - Randall Monroe, xkcd creator
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 27
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β€œThere’s a huge difference betwee...

β€œThere’s a huge difference between attacking those who are wrong, and defending those who are right.” -Me
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β€œI believe that I interpret the will of the Congress and of the people when ...

β€œI believe that I interpret the will of the Congress and of the people when I assert that we will not only defend ourselves to the uttermost but will make it very certain that this form of treachery shall never again endanger us.” -FDR
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β€œI do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the ...

β€œI do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.” - J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers
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"A patriot must always be rea...

"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.” - Edward Abbey
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LIVE WITHOUT PRETENDING, LOVE WITHO...

LIVE WITHOUT PRETENDING, LOVE WITHOUT DEPENDING, LISTEN WITHOUT DEFENDING, SPEAK WITHOUT OFFENDING. -anonymous-
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 01
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Defend your liberty and rep...

Defend your liberty and repel the forces that seek to take it from you - J. K. Rowling.
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 04
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"I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arr...

"I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend." - Faramir (J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers)
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"I disapprove of what you say...

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." - Voltaire
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β€œIf you hear that someone is speaking ill of you, instead of trying to ...

β€œIf you hear that someone is speaking ill of you, instead of trying to defend yourself you should say: "He obviously does not know me very well, since there are so many other faults he could have mentioned."” β€” Epictetus
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