105 Stand For Something Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of stand for something quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about stand up for something.

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The Most Famous Stand For Something Quotes (Best in 2024)

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You have something in this world, so stand for it. — Ghassan Kanafani

You've got to stand for something or you'll fall for anything. — Ginger Rogers

If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything. — Malcolm X

If you don't stand for something, how can anyone respect what you do? — Miranda Lambert

Unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything. — Peter Marshall

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He who stands for nothing will fall for anything. — Alexander Hamilton

Those who stand for nothing fall for anything. — Alexander Hamilton

If we don't fight hard enough for the things we stand for, at some point we have to recognize that we don't really stand for them. — Paul Wellstone

Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand forbecause unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything. — Peter Marshall

What is the use of being elected or re-elected unless you stand for something? — Grover Cleveland

Short Stand For Something Quotes

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  • The sky is falling, the wind is calling Stand for something, or die in the morning — Kendrick Lamar
  • Stand for something. Don't quest for popularity at the expense of morality and ethics and honesty. — Howard Cosell
  • Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble. — John Madden
  • A platform is something a candidate stands for and the voters fall for. — Gracie Allen
  • When you believe in something, stand up for it, even if everyone is sitting. — Natasha Friend
  • It's good to stand for something, to believe in something and base your business on values. — Jerry Greenfield
  • Customers must recognize that you stand for something. — Howard Schultz
  • The logo is an identifier but it's also something that stands-in for who you are. — Steven Heller
  • You have to stand for something or you fall for everything. — Angelique Kidjo
  • if we don't stand for something, you may be sure we will fall for anything. — Irene Dunne

Stand For Something Image Quotes

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Stand for something quote A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be
A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be curious, to fight tirelessly for something.

If You Don't Stand For Something Quotes

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The problem with most leaders today is they don't stand for anything. Leadership implies movement toward something, and convictions provide that direction. If you don't stand for something, you'll fall for anything — Don Shula

If I've learned any one lesson from life, it's this: If you don't stand for something, you will stand for anything. — Ginger Rogers

Don't believe that winning is really everything. It's more important to stand for something. If you don't stand for something, what do you win? — Lane Kirkland

Stand for something quote If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything

If you don't stand up for something, you may fall for anything. — Les Brown

If you don't stand for something, you stand for nothing. — Mel Thompson

If you don't stand for something, you'll fall for anything. — Steve Bartkowski

Stand for something quote Stand up for something, even if it means standing alone
Stand up for something, even if it means standing alone

Whatever you and your team decide your new brand will stand for, deliver on that promise. That's the only way you'll ever control your brand. And beware: brands always mean something. If you don't define what the brand means, your competitors will. — Richard Branson

You're a coward if you don't stand up. Not for you, but for women. Say something. — Bjork

People will hate you for speaking the truth, but you've gotta learn to stand up to them, so don't be offended if I say something you don't like. — Eminem

Don’t you have something to do? (Sin) If not for the fact it would result in your breaking every bone in my body and making me cry for Mommy, I’d be calling some cops. As it stands, I think my neck is best served by trying to talk sense into you. (Kish) — Sherrilyn Kenyon

Stand Up For Something Quotes

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Those who today still feel a sense of impotence can do something: they can support Amnesty International. They can help it to stand up for freedom and justice. — Peter Benenson

You stand up for your teammates. Your loyalty is to them. You protect them through good and bad, because they'd do the same for you. — Yogi Berra

For your own good, for the good of your family and your future, grow a backbone. When something is wrong, stand up and say it is wrong, and don't back down. — Dave Ramsey

Stand for something quote If you don't stand for something, you will fall for anything.
If you don't stand for something, you will fall for anything.

Thank god there's no 48-hour race anywhere in the world, because chances are nobody could beat Porsche in a 48 hour race. They're probably the only cars in the world that would stand up for something like that. — Carroll Shelby

If life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. And if you get up, you can stand up. And if you stand up, you can fight for your dream once again. You have something special. You have GREATNESS within you! — Les Brown

I've never really had a real job. When I was young doing stand-up, I'd get 50 bucks a week here or 100 bucks a week there. You know, sometimes for headlining one of the rooms, or MC-ing, or something like that. So yeah, I've never had like a normal job. — Seth Rogen

It's high time something was done for the pitchers. They put up the stands and take down fences to make more home runs and plague the pitchers. Let them revive the spitter and help the pitchers make a living. — Casey Stengel

The only factor that poses a genuine challenge to the current order is the willingness of human beings to reject the injustice and irrationality of this economy, and stand up for something better. Capitalism will not fall-rather, it must be pushed. — Jim Stanford

Shame on me, for me to have this platform and me to have this opportunity to stand up for something that I thought was unjust, and I passed on it. I can't do that. — Andrew Hawkins

Even so, I was proud of myself for taking action at all. I didn't hide or run away or pretend the ugliness didn't happen. I stood up and said something that was true. I said it out loud, and by doing so, I was standing up for lots of people, not just me. — Lauren Myracle

What Do You Stand For Quotes

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All these boundaries - Africa, Asia, Malaysia, America - are set by men. But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man - at the character of a man. The question is: What do you stand for? Are you a follower, or are you a leader? — Hakeem Olajuwon

The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal, the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede. What stands in your way is that you have a much too willful will. You think that what you do not do yourself does not happen. — Eugen Herrigel

I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams. — Madonna

You have to follow your own voice. You have to be yourself when you write. In effect, you have to announce, 'This is me, this is what I stand for, this is what you get when you read me. I'm doing the best I can - buy me or not - but this is who I am as a writer. — David Morrell

This is what you shall do: Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence toward the people. — Walt Whitman

That’s what we were told—stand up for yourself. But that’s hard to do if you don’t know who you are. — Shane Koyczan

When you see people that lived their purpose and sacrificed, who are everyday people - teachers, sanitation workers, and just people from all walks of life - that said, "I'm standing up for what I believe in. I'm standing up for my community." That reaffirms what you can do. — Common

Once you make up your mind never to stand waiting and hesitating when your conscience tells you what you ought to do, and you have got the key to every blessing that a sinner can reasonably hope for. — John Keble

I watch a happy person doing stand-up, and I go, "What the hell is this? This person's happy!" You need internal conflict. You need the guy to be out of step with society. It's a tool for comedy. — Zach Galifianakis

The most you can do is stand up for what you believe in. I'm much happier since coming out to my friends and family. Being genuine and honest makes me happy. — Jason Collins

Whats A Quotes

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I don't give a damn how you feel about me, I sip lean pure codeine and I don't give a damn what you say about me. — Gucci Mane

What my campaign is about is a political revolution - millions of people standing up and saying, enough is enough. Our government belongs to all of us, and not just the hand full of billionaires. — Bernie Sanders

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We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. — Aristotle

The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is 'What does a woman want?' — Sigmund Freud

Be a free thinker and don't accept everything you hear as truth. Be critical and evaluate what you believe in. — Aristotle

Never, never be afraid to do what's right, especially if the well-being of a person or animal is at stake. Society's punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our soul when we look the other way. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say; I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger. — Harriet Tubman

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. — William Shakespeare

Just keep moving forward and don't give a shit about what anybody thinks. — Johnny Depp

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one. — Marcus Aurelius

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More Stand For Something Quotes

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Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Today's mighty oak is yesterday's nut that held its ground. — Rosa Parks

The drawings don't start with 'a beautiful mark'. It has to be a mark of something out there in the world. It doesn't have to be an accurate drawing, but it has to stand for an observation, not something that is abstract, like an emotion. — William Kentridge

Take a stand for what's right. Raise a ruckus and make a change. You may not always be popular, but you'll be part of something larger and bigger and greater than yourself. Besides, making history is extremely cool. — Samuel L. Jackson

The quintessential feminine Self stands at the center of the psyche and it is wild, meaning natural and free, and utterly wise. It is not 'something' we must strive to create. This Self is already fully present, burning strong and waiting for us to come into its presence. — Clarissa Pinkola Estes

You beat 50 percent of the people in America by working hard. You beat 40 percent by being a person of honesty and integrity and standing for something. The last 10 percent is a dogfight in the free enterprise system. — Arthur L. Williams, Jr.

The Peace Corps represents some, if not all, of the best virtues in this society. It stands for everything that America has ever stood for. It stands for everything we believe in and hope to achieve in the world. — Sargent Shriver

When you move the camera, or you do a shot like the crane down (in Shawshank) with them standing on the edge of the roof, then it's got to mean something. You've got to know why you're doing it; it's got to be for a reason within the story, and to further the story. — Roger Deakins

It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever -- the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it. — Vince Lombardi

Just be yourself, be confident. Try and stand out - but in a good way. Stand out for being yourself other then wearing like a chicken suit or something. — Perrie Edwards

Be a good ancestor. Stand for something bigger than yourself. Add value to the Earth during your sojourn. — Marian Wright Edelman

Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test. — William James

There is something bigger than fact: the underlying spirit, all it stands for, the mood, the vastness, the wildness. — Emily Carr

We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand, and it is no good moving from place to place to save things; because the shadow always follows. Choose a place where you won't do harm - yes, choose a place where you won't do very much harm, and stand in it for all you are worth, facing the sunshine. — E. M. Forster

I cannot believe that the purpose of life is to be happy. I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be compassionate. It is, above all to matter, to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all. — Leo Rosten

People have the idea that an image must stand for something else, that the real meaning needs to be described with language. Instead it is the image itself that is the meaning. — Mark Ryden

I want to stand for something, and it's probably going to be something that some people stand against. — Blake Shelton

To be truly happy, you need a clear sense of direction. You need a commitment to something bigger and more important than yourself. You need to feel that your life stands for something, that you are somehow making a valuable contribution to your world. — Brian Tracy

If you stand back and analyze the best way to do something, you'll be standing there forever. Follow your gut and jump right in! — Barbara Corcoran

Let me explain something to you - you have not been standing in front of thirty thousand decibals for thirty-five years - write me a note! — Ozzy Osbourne

I do think that it's a responsibility when there are so few of us as African Americans to kind of get to that place of success in a positive light. We should take a stance and stand for something and use that platform for positivity. — Misty Copeland

If you stand for something, you will always find some people for you and some people against you. If you stand for nothing, you will find nobody against you, and nobody for you. — William Bernbach

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