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When I felt rather overcome with my father's opposition, I said as firmly as I could, that I must have this or something else, that I could not live without some real work. (Quote by - Elizabeth Garrett Anderson)

To make a young couple love each other, it is only necessary to oppose and separate them. (Quote by - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)

The opposite of bravery is not cowardice but conformity. (Quote by - Dr. Robert Anthony)

If you look at the national trend, we are the opposite of the national trend. The national trend had a slowdown in organizing -- here we have not. It's because we've had active new campaigns. (Quote by - Danny Thompson)

Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash. (Quote by - Louis Aragon)

A Blue Dog, you know, is the opposite of a yellow dog. And a yellow dog was somebody who was willing to follow his party even when he knew it was wrong. (Quote by - Mike Thompson)

Everybody on this floor wants to send the same loud and clear message: that Congress is united in its opposition to terror and we are all deeply concerned about the future and security of our close friend and ally, Israel. (Quote by - Earl Blumenauer)

A player is said to have the opposition when he can place his King directly in front of the adverse King, with only one square between them. This is often an important advantage in ending games. (Quote by - Howard Staunton)

So, I think China desperately needs to legitimize some form of opposition. (Quote by - William Kirby)

Everybody is just ignoring us. There is such a large opposition to this project. This area is not ready for development. (Quote by - David Holtz)

Last week we didn't have the ball to ask the questions we would have liked to ask (of the opposition) and that was a bit disappointing considering the ball-running talent we had out there. (Quote by - Steven Bates)

Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins. (Quote by - Ayn Rand)

If it is once again one against forty-eight, then I am very sorry for the forty-eight. (Quote by - Margaret Thatcher)

We've seen some aggressive opposition in the New York area, ... It's a sign that terrorism is alive and well in this country. (Quote by - Chris Simcox)

Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity. (Quote by - Coco Chanel)

I respect only those who resist me; but I cannot tolerate them. (Quote by - Charles De Gaulle)

We're focused on keeping the House open, not shutting it down, ... It's the opposition that seems to be focused on shutting it down and dragging Canadians back to the polls. (Quote by - Tony Valeri)

We applaud the five judiciary members who voted their conscience and took a principled position in opposition to the nomination of John Roberts to be Chief Justice of the United States. However, we are profoundly disappointed that the committee, as a whole, ignored compelling evidence against his nomination. (Quote by - Wade Henderson)

I have seen more opposition to this than any other thing I ever worked on. (Quote by - Dave O'Brien)

This has been a very small group that has been indicating opposition to aspects of the project. (Quote by - Scott Hand)

Men who are engaged in public life must necessarily aim at reducing opposition to a minimum, and one of the most obvious means to that end is by misrepresenting, discrediting or ruining their opponents. (Quote by - Frederick Scott Oliver)

As the opposition party, ... Democrats have a responsibility to hold the White House accountable for the painfully high price we've paid in Iraq, the thousands killed and wounded, and the billions of dollars spent. But they must do so in a way that makes it clear they are rooting for America to succeed in Iraq. (Quote by - Will Marshall)

Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

The consumer's role in this upturn is going to be the opposite of [his] role in the downturn. (Quote by - Steven Wieting)

You should not be misled about the so-called single opposition candidate. There are so many of them now that you will lack the fingers to count them. (Quote by - Alexander Lukashenko)

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