Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Defiance Quotes from famous persons: Hannah Arendt, Abraham Lincoln, Andy Dunn, Pat Buchanan, Dick Cheney. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Defiance Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be accounted the outstanding event of the last decade.
If ever I feel the soul within me elevate and expand to those dimensions not wholly unworthy of its Almighty Architect, it is when I contemplate the cause of my country, deserted by all the world beside, and I standing up boldly and lone and hurling defiance at her victorious oppressors.
We need an attitude of defiance, not an attitude of cowardice. Out in the street, that’s how we are winning against the TransCanada Pipeline. This is how we have delayed the Trans-Pacific Partnership and forced it into an election season, gotten everybody to stand against it. Democracy is not about surrender.
Mrs. Parks‘ act of brave defiance rocked the foundation of American society and inspired generations of civil rights leaders and created a sense of hope for every American facing legal discrimination in this country.
Enlightenment values of individual freedom are manifested best in individual acts of criticism and defiance.
When you create something new, you’re breaking tradition – which is an act of defiance.
Back in those early days when I began my apprenticeship as a poet, I also tried to voice our anger, spirit of defiance and resistance in a Jamaican poetic idiom.
Trump’s alliance with Russia’s Vladimir Putin, in defiance of America’s own intelligence community, the Department of Justice, and the bipartisan report of the Senate Intelligence Committee, forces us to face that the fundamental principles of our nation are under attack.