Quotes: insisting

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  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
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    Be wary of insisting that you know better than God about when a prayer request should be granted. God's delays are not necessarily denials. He always has reasons for his 'not yets.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Ann Oakley
    Ann Oakley
    British sociologist, writer 1944-
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    Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    In insisting, for political purposes, on a sharp division between gay and straight, gay activism, like much of feminism, has become as rigid and repressive as the old order it sought to replace.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • Fjodor M. Dostojewski
    Fjodor M. Dostojewski
    Russisch writer 1821-1881
    Fjodor M. Dostojewski
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    It is not possible to eat me without insisting that I sing praises of my devourer?
  • Rebecca West
    Rebecca West
    British author 1892-1983
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    Men must be capable of imagining and executing and insisting on social change if they are to reform or even maintain civilization, and capable too of furnishing the rebellion which is sometimes necessary if society is not to perish of immobility.
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