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I used to feel so shy speaking to girls.
It was even worse when they were around their crew
because they would diss me.
- Chris Brown
When you walk away from a really wonderful job like that,
you start messing with everyone's priorities.
It's like you're dissing them.
- Sherry Stringfield
You can't come out on a record dissing the system and
be on a label that's connected to the system.
- Ice T
I'm always dissing Ray and making fun of him,
talking about his money.
- Patricia Heaton
Yeah, I did see where the people dissing me were coming from.
But, it's like, anything that happened in the past between black and white,
I can't really speak on it, because I wasn't there.
I don't feel like me being born the color I am makes me any less of a person.
May we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
In a democracy, dissent is an act of faith.
- J. William Fulbright
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Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
- Howard Zinn
We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty.
When the loyal opposition dies,
I think the soul of America dies with it.
- Edward R. Murrow
No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels.
Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain
the true duty of patriots.
- Barbara Ehrenreich
Science exists, moreover, only as a journey toward troth.
Stifle dissent and you end that journey.
- John Charles Polanyi
Will dissent be permitted? The answer to that question
will determine whether the society is a free society or a fear society.
- Natan Sharansky
It's much easier to make jokes about sensitive issues
if there is some dissent,
- Mo Rocca
The rightful claim to dissent is an existential right of the individual.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt
In a democracy dissent is an act of faith.
Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste,
but in its effects.
- James W. Fulbright
We may be so eager to protect the right to dissent
that we lose sight of the difference between dissent and subversion.
- Richard Perle
Free societies are societies in which the right of dissent is protected.
- Natan Sharansky
When a man fails to see the truth of certain generally accepted views,
there is no law compelling him to provoke animosity
by announcing his dissent.
- George Henry Lewes
A dissenting minority feels free only when it can impose
its will on the majority:
what it abominates most is the dissent of the majority.
- Eric Hoffer
Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion,
dissent, and debate.
- Hubert H. Humphrey
In the end it is worse to suppress dissent than to run the risk of heresy.
- Learned Hand
It's so easy for propaganda to work,
and dissent to be mocked.
- Harold Pinter
Discussion in America means dissent.
- James Thurber
In contrast, fear societies are societies in which dissent is banned.
- Natan Sharansky
Those who begin coercive elimination of dissent soon
find themselves exterminating dissenters.
Compulsory unification of opinion achieves only the
unanimity of the graveyard.
- Robert Jackson
Has there ever been a society which has died of dissent?
Several have died of conformity in our lifetime.
- Jacob Bronowski
Here in America we are descended in blood
and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels.
Men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine.
As their heirs, may we never confuse
honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
Neither with those nor with the others,
with all I agree and dissent; in all part of truth
and part of error must be seen.
- Michael Servetus
Down through the centuries, this trick has been tried
by various establishments throughout the world.
They force people to get involved in the kind of examination
that has only one aim and that is to stamp out dissent.
- Pete Seeger
The corporate grip on opinion in the United States
is one of the wonders of the Western world.
No First World country has ever managed to eliminate
so entirely from its media all objectivity -
much less dissent.
- Gore Vidal
Dissent is the native activity of the scientist,
and it has got him into a good deal of trouble in the last years.
But if that is cut off, what is left will not be a scientist.
And I doubt whether it will be a man.
- Jacob Bronowski
So now is the time, more than ever, for those who truly
value all the principles of democracy,
especially including dissent, to be the most forceful in speaking up,
standing up and speaking out.
- Jim Hightower
There are men - now in power in this country -
who do not respect dissent,
who cannot cope with turmoil, and who believe that
the people of America are ready to support repression
as long as it is done with a quiet voice and a business suit.
- John Lindsay
People may believe that there can be a society where
dissent is not permitted,
but which is nonetheless not a fear society because
everyone agrees with one another and therefore no one wants to dissent.
- Natan Sharansky
Throughout the lead-up to the war, CNN worked hard
to air all sides of the story.
We had a regular segment called Voices of Dissent in
which we spent time covering antiwar protests and interviewing
those who were opposed to the war with Iraq.
- Jim Walton
Remove advertising, disable a person or firm from proclaiming
its wares and their merits,
and the whole of society and of the economy is transformed.
The enemies of advertising are the enemies of freedom.
- David Ogilvy
I do get angry some time, but if I let that feeling
take over it would only cloud my thinking and disable
me from making the right decision when it counts the most.
I just try to think about my mother,
God, and of course my freedom.
- Lonnie Earl Johnson
The hunger for love is
much more difficult to remove
than the hunger for bread.
- Mother Teresa
Do not use a hatchet to remove
a fly from your friend's forehead.
- Chinese Proverb
With a penetrating vision
you can dissipate the obstruction,
remove the obstacle,
dissolve the wrong condition.
- Ernest Holmes
You create stress in your life by getting angry,
and you can instantly remove
that stress by granting forgiveness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool,
than to speak and remove all doubt.
- sometimes attributed to Mark Twain, Abraham Lincoln, or Samuel Johnson
Truth is by nature self-evident.
As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance
that surround it, it shines clear.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi
There are thousands of Ten Commandments plaques or
monuments all over the country,
and lawsuits to remove them have popped up in more than a dozen states.
- Phyllis Schlafly
To conquer nature is, in effect, to remove all natural
barriers and human norms and to substitute artificial,
fabricated equivalents for natural processes.
- Alex Campbell
I'm convinced that unless you have some public financing of elections,
you are never going to remove the power of wealthy
interests over elected officials.
- Dick Murphy
Writing can sometimes be exploitative.
I like to take a few steps of remove in order to respect
the privacy of the subject.
If readers make the link, they have engaged with the poem.
- John Barton
When you remove the risk, you remove the challenge.
When you remove the challenge, you wither on the vine.
- Alex Lowe
At great, great remove sit the head of General Electric,
the head of News Corp, the head of Viacom,
or the head of this giant international corporation
that wants these ratings.
- Norman Lear
On December 17, 1984, I had surgery to remove two inches
of my left lung due to pneumonia.
After two hours of surgery the doctors told my mother I had AIDS.
- Ryan White
Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable,
and remove yourself from the unacceptable.
- Denis Waitley
Thankfully, beauty is easier to remove than apply,
and a swipe of demaquillage in the right direction
and you are you once again.
- Margaret Cho
We shall never be able to remove suspicion and fear
as potential causes of war until communication is permitted to flow,
free and open, across international boundaries.
- Harry S. Truman
It was Jacques Chirac and Schroeder both,
who pushed us into a conflict to remove Milosevic.
- Curt Weldon
Before Huey was 5, I could take him to work with me.
Now, though, he has sports and lessons and friends,
and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life.
- Marg Helgenberger
The foundation of empire is art and science.
Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more.
Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose.
- William Blake
Waste no time with revolutions that do not remove the
causes of your complaints but simply change the faces of those in charge.
- Francesco Guicciardini
This war in Iraq is part of a larger effort to remove
this terrorist threat from the planet.
- Paul Cellucci
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye,
while if something affects your soul you postpone the cure until next year?
Gravity is one variable in a lot of scientific processes.
If you can remove gravity or minimize its effect,
then you can understand the other processes that are going on.
- Laurel Clark
To remove ignorance is an important branch of benevolence.
- Ann Plato
If the Europeans want to intervene, that's their business.
But if I were president, I would remove every United
States soldier from the Balkan peninsula.
- Pat Buchanan
It should be done with the same degree of alacrity
and nonchalance that you would display in authorizing
a highly intelligent trained bear to remove your appendix.
- Daniel S. Greenberg
I have nothing to ask but that you would remove to the other side,
that you may not, by intercepting the sunshine,
take from me what you cannot give.
Fools ignore complexity.
Pragmatists suffer it.
Some can avoid it.
Geniuses remove it.
- Alan Perlis
A great deal of pressure was then built up to remove
me from the club and my resignation was,
finally, a forced one.
- David R. Brower
There are nine requisites for contented living:
HEALTH enough to make work a pleasure;
WEALTH enough to support your needs;
STRENGTH enough to battle with difficulties and forsake them;
GRACE enough to confess your sins and overcome them;
PATIENCE enough to toil until some good is accomplished;
CHARITY enough to see some good in your neighbor;
LOVE enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others;
FAITH enough to make real the things of God;
HOPE enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Always do good to others.
Mentally remove everything and be free.
This is divine life.
This is the direct way to Moksha or salvation.
- Swami Sivananda
There is no abstract art.
You must always start with something.
Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.
- Pablo Picasso
Bereavement is the sharpest challenge to our trust in God;
if faith can overcome this,
there is no mountain which it cannot remove.
- Dean Inge
In the vanity of self-consciousness one feels at a
long remove above the ordinary love and trustfulness
of a simple and pure heart.
- Donald G. Mitchell
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