Rebellion Related Quotes



I'm interested in Linux because of the technology, and Linux wasn't started as any kind of rebellion against the 'evil Microsoft empire.'

Linus Torvalds


In situations of sparse resources along with degraded self-images and depoliticized sensibilities, one avenue for poor people is in existential rebellion and anarchic expression. The capacity to produce social chaos is the last resort of desperate people.

Cornel West


It's both rebellion and conformity that attack you with success.

Amy Tan


“However, people sometimes cannot form their core because, after a period of rebellion and revolts, they fall under the influence of society”

Sunday Adelaja


We can not have free government without elections; and if the rebellion could force us to forego, or postpone a national election it might fairly claim to have already conquered and ruined us.

Abraham Lincoln


Without slavery the rebellion could never have existed; without slavery it could not continue.

Abraham Lincoln


Christianity [is] a rebellion against natural law, a protest against nature.

Adolf Hitler


While most Americans know about the Boston Tea Party, few are aware of the Liberty Tree and how important it was to fanning the flames of rebellion that led to the revolution in 1775 and the Declaration of Independence.

Ronald Kessler


It's true the punk fashion itself was iconographic: rips and dirt, safety pins, zips, slogans, and hairstyles. These motifs were so iconic in themselves - motifs of rebellion.

Vivienne Westwood


Rebellion is obsolete - change things from the inside working out.

Mark Mothersbaugh