Quotes by trouble-makers

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  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
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    The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide. In this sense, truth, even if it does not prevail in public, possesses an ineradicable primacy over all falsehoods.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
  • Euripides
    Euripides
    Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
    Euripides
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    Friends show their love in times of trouble...
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
    Confucius
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    A man who does not think and plan long ahead will find trouble right at his door.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    Clearly, some time ago makers and consumers of American junk food passed jointly through some kind of sensibility barrier in the endless quest for new taste sensations. Now they are a little like those desperate junkies who have tried every known drug and are finally reduced to mainlining toilet bowl cleanser in an effort to get still higher.
  • A. J. P. Taylor
    A. J. P. Taylor
    British historian 1906-1990
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    Conformity may give you a quiet life; it may even bring you to a University Chair. But all change in history, all advance, comes from the nonconformists. If there had been no trouble-makers, no Dissenters, we should still be living in caves.
  • Berthold Auerbach
    Berthold Auerbach
    German-Jewish poet and author
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    Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress in individuals and in nations.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
    Molière
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    I always write a good first line, but I have trouble in writing the others.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
    Bob Hope
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    If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
  • Carol Gilligan
    Carol Gilligan
    American feminist, ethicist and psychologist 1936-
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    Implicitly adopting the male life as the norm, they have tried to fashion women out of a masculine cloth. It all goes back to Adam and Eve a story which shows... that if you make a woman out of man, you are bound to get into trouble.
  • Bill Copeland
    Bill Copeland
    American poet, writer and historian 1946-2010
    Bill Copeland
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    The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.
  • Louis Kronenberger
    Louis Kronenberger
    American literary critic and novelist 1904-1980
    Louis Kronenberger
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    The trouble with us in America isn't that the poetry of life has turned to prose, but that it has turned to advertising copy.
  • Betty Ford
    Betty Ford
    American First Lady 1918-2011
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    ... a woman... told us she was forever getting herself into trouble. But I just keep coming back, she said. I just keep showing up for my life. Showing up for life. Being blessed with the rebirth that recovery brings.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    A ''No'' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a ''Yes'' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
  • Plautus
    Plautus
    Roman comic poet BC 254-184
    Plautus
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    A patient mind is the best remedy for trouble.
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