Quotes by resisted

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  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
  • Tryon Edwards
    Tryon Edwards
    American theologian 1809-1894
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    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
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
    St. Augustine of Hippo
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    Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.
  • Deepak Chopra
    Deepak Chopra
    East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer
    Deepak Chopra
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    Happiness is a continuation of happenings which are not resisted.
  • Aung San Suu Kyi
    Aung San Suu Kyi
    Burmese politician 1945-
    Aung San Suu Kyi
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    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.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    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.
  • Bruce Vilanch
    Bruce Vilanch
    American comedy writer, songwriter and actor 1948-
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    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
    Anne Sophie Swetchine
    Russian writer 1782-1857
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    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
    Thomas à Kempis
    German theologian 1380-1471
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    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.
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
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    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.
  • Bharati Mukherjee
    Bharati Mukherjee
    Indian American writer and professor 1940-2017
    Bharati Mukherjee
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    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
    Thomas J. Peters
    American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer 1942-
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    Winners must learn to relish change with the same enthusiasm and energy that we have resisted it in the past.
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