Quotes by objections
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Everybody's for democracy in principle. It's only in practice that the thing gives rise to stiff objections.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments are sometimes, inexpedient. The objections which have been brought against a standing army, and they are many and weighty, and deserve to prevail, may also at last be brought against a standing government.
American lawyer 1955-2001
He decided to plunge on with pardons over the department's objections, or where he knew that there would be objections if he had let career prosecutors know what he was doing.Source: The Final Days: The Last, Desperate Abuses of Power by the Clinton White House
American theatre critic 1894-1984
I have no objections to churches so long as they do not interfere with God's work.
American psychologist 1913-2007
I wrote several articles criticizing psychoanalysis, but the analysts weren't listening to my objections. So I finally quit after practicing it for six years.
Carol P. Christ
American feminist historian and author 1945-
If we do no mean that God is male when we use masculine pronouns and imagery, then why should there be any objections to using female imagery and pronouns as well?
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
It was always foolhardy for Republicans and conservatives to stake their objections to Obamacare on the number of sign-ups; Social Security is going bankrupt despite 100% enrollment. The reality is that Obama was always destined to hit his required numbers because, after all, he has the power of government to compel action.
German philosopher 1748-1830
Let this circumstance of our constitution therefore be directed to this noble purpose, and then all the objections urged against it by jealous tyranny and affrighted superstition will vanish.
English writer 1709-1784
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
The modern little red riding hood, reared on singing commercials, has no objections to being eaten by the wolf.
The scene that has raised the most objections in 'The Interview' is at the very end, when Kim's head dissolves into flames. To me, it feels gratuitous.
American politician and author 1936-
There are some legitimate security issues, but I believe many of the objections the administration is making are not for security reasons, but to disguise mistakes that were made prior to Sept. 11.
Joseph De Maistre
French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
There is no philosophy without the art of ignoring objections.
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