Resistance Quotes

Direct pressure always tends to harden and consolidate the resistance of an opponent. Basil Liddell Hart

Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance. Woodrow Wilson

Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the consequences and detest the reality of the attempt to impose American hegemony. Noam Chomsky

Resistance at all cost is the most senseless act there is. Friedrich D├╝rrenmatt

Resistance to tyranny is man’s highest ideal. Emma Goldman

Resistance to the organized mass can be effected only by the man who is as well organized in his individuality as the mass itself. Carl Jung

For usually people resist as long as they can to dismiss the fool they harbour in their bosom, they resist to confess a major mistake or to admit a truth that makes them despair. Goethe

The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive. Thomas Jefferson

Resistance does not start with big words but with small deeds. Remco Campert