quote by Emmeline Pankhurst

I would rather be a rebel than a slave.

— Emmeline Pankhurst

Most Powerful Rebelliously quotations

Fighter pilot is an attitude. It is cockiness. It is aggressiveness. It is self-confidence. It is a streak of rebelliousness, and it is competitiveness. But there's something else - there's a spark. There's a desire to be good. To do well; in the eyes of your peers, and in your own mind.

Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.

It costs God nothing, so far as we know, to create nice things: but to convert rebellious wills cost Him crucifixion.

The most successful educational approach to the Negro is throgh a religious appeal. We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population, and the Minister is the man who can straighten out that idea if it ever occurs to any of their more rebellious members.

I was raised by the Christian Brothers, who believe in that, fortunately.

They were, to me, the most rebellious arm of the Catholic Church - and one of the most liberal and forward thinking.

I was home-schooled, was always very close with my mom and was very straight-laced and square. I was never the rebellious one, and I never threw hissy fits.

I have to say that Adam Levine is truly a daring young man to go on Twitter to bash Fox News. He's so rebellious, so subversive. I mean, for a musician, seriously, could you find a more predictable stance than that? He's as edgy as a hacky sack, which also describes his music.

O tequila, savage water of sorcery, what confusion and mischief your sly, rebellious drops do generate

The doctrine of the Kingdom of Heaven, which was the main teaching of Jesus, is certainly one of the most revolutionary doctrines that ever stirred and changed human thought.

Thought that is silenced is always rebellious.

Majorities, of course, are often mistaken. This is why the silencing of minorities is necessarily dangerous. Criticism and dissent are the indispensable antidote to major delusions.

What has commonly been called rebellion has more often been nothing but a manly and glorious struggle in opposition to the lawless power of rebellious kings and princes.

You should have had the decency to die when you needed to.

" “Sorry,” I admitted. “I’ve been going through a bit of a rebellious streak. I swear it’s almost over.

It's kind of rebellious to be yourself.

If you have ever been called defiant, incorrigible, forward, cunning, insurgent, unruly, rebellious, you're on the right track.

I love the fact that there is now a skate park in almost every city, but it will always have a rebellious/underground edge to it because it is based on individuality.

It is the clash of two different worlds that makes British-ness unique - we have an aristocratic, noble history, but it is always contrasted with something rebellious.

I love the rebelliousness of snail mail, and I love anything that can arrive with a postage stamp. There's something about that person's breath and hands on the letter.

Once I started dancing, I was not the spoiled brat or the rebellious child that I was as a child.

You say, "Well, I am not going to be anyone's 'yes man.

' If I see something wrong in a person, I'm going to warn others about it." Fine. But beware that what you are calling "courage to speak out" is not more truly a deception masking a rebellious, dishonouring attitude.

You cannot make a revolution in white gloves.

Marie Calloway has a very specific literary personality that the reader is intrigued by: she's masochistic, loves to experiment, is quickly bored and intermittently self-hating, very hip, rebellious. Figuring her out is a gripping adventure.

I feel close to the rebelliousness of the youth here.

Perhaps time will seperate us, but nobody can deny that here, behind the windows of Manchester, there is an insane love of football, of celebration and of music.

There was a lot of rebelliousness, without focus, in my younger years.

And even when people ask me, "Oh you went to prison and you went to college for a couple years?" I'm like "Yeah, I learned more in prison than I think I ever learned in college." That's the sad truth.

I was a rebellious child, a rebellious lover, a rebellious couturière - a real devil.

I don't take crap from anyone, so that makes people think I'm rebellious.

I'm not. I'm just not a pushover.

As one might expect, authoritarianism will at times cause children and students to adopt rebellious positions, defiant of any limit, discipline, or authority. But it will also lead to apathy, excessive obedience, uncritical conformity, lack of resistance against authoritarian discourse, self-abnegation, and fear of freedom.

Emperor Lucifer, Master and Prince of Rebellious Spirits, I adjure thee to leave thine abode, in what-ever quarter of the world it may be situated and come hither to communicate with me.

There's a way that you can throw negativity out there that seems rebellious.

But I've always taken pleasure in a different kind of rebellion, which is putting a positive spin on everything, trying to enjoy myself at all times.

I think hip hop is a dance music that's rebellious by nature.

Look at the posture of prayer. It is the posture of slavery, of bowing before your master. We are a proudly rebellious country. We kicked out the master. Now here comes the government telling us to humbly bow again.

If the sexual revolution has been a medical disaster, socially it has been a catastrophe. Why do the media not report and explore the tragic results of the sexual revolution? Because many are collaborators.

How true it is that, sooner or later, the' most rebellious must bow beneath the yoke of misfortune!

It's so easy to conform and to follow.

It's very difficult to be rebellious and live by what you believe is right. And to make decisions and to take the consequences. Very few people do.

I really can't think about kissing when I've got a rebellion to incite.