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French writer 1802-1885
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
American theologian 1809-1894
Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.
St. Augustine of Hippo
Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.
East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer
Happiness is a continuation of happenings which are not resisted.
Aung San Suu Kyi
Burmese politician 1945-
It is often in the name of cultural integrity as well as social stability and national security that democratic reforms based on human rights are resisted by authoritarian governments.
American journalist and filmmaker
Many of the greatest Cuban boxing champions since the revolution triumphed on the island resisted the temptation to leave Cuba and, in some cases, defied any suggestion they were tempted in the first place. Most famously, Teofilo Stevenson rejected multi-million dollar offers to leave his island to fight Muhammad Ali.
American comedy writer, songwriter and actor 1948-
My assistant says I'm an eBay auction waiting to happen. I have a very large collection of T-shirts... about 4,000 now. Maybe I'll pillage it someday. I have resisted the offers to do a line of T-shirts.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Russian writer 1782-1857
One must be a somebody before they can have a enemy. One must be a force before he can be resisted by another force.
Thomas à Kempis
German theologian 1380-1471
The enemy is more easily overcome if he be not suffered to enter the door of our hearts, but be resisted without the gate at his first knock.
American short story writer 1804-1864
The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
Indian American writer and professor 1940-2017
We do things when it is our time to do them. They do not occur to us until it is time; they cannot be resisted, once their time has come. It's a question of time, not motive.
Thomas J. Peters
American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer 1942-
Winners must learn to relish change with the same enthusiasm and energy that we have resisted it in the past.
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