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I have never been afraid to stand up to the leadership on issues where we disagree. If you chose to keep Cambridge Labour, then I can continue to press the Government for the things that matter to you, in a way that members of the opposition are unable to. (Quote by - Anne Campbell)

Now, all the communities south of Indianapolis to Greene County have joined together in one voice stating our opposition to this plan. This represents the majority of people on this route who I think have been ignored up to this point. (Quote by - Brenda Buster)

The first organised opposition by women to women's suffrage in England dates from 1889, when a number of ladies led by Mrs Ward appealed against the proposed extension of the Parliamentary suffrage to women. (Quote by - Millicent Fawcett)

We have met numerous times as a neighborhood. We are united in our opposition. (Quote by - Alice Moore)

On a traffic light green means go and yellow means yield, but on a banana it's just the opposite. Green means hold on, yellow means go ahead, and red means where the hell did you get that banana at... (Quote by - Mitch Hedberg)

If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves. (Quote by - Joseph Stalin)

We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. When the loyal opposition dies, I think the soul of America dies with it. (Quote by - Edward R. Murrow)

It is easier to find a score of men wise enough to discover the truth than to find one intrepid enough, in the face of opposition, to stand up for it. (Quote by - A A Hodge)

My only problem is the fear that opposition bowlers might go for my fingers and that's why I was scared of the short ball. Now I am struggling with the ball pitching up and swinging away. I just keep nicking that one. (Quote by - Shane Warne)

You can measure a man by the opposition it takes to discourage him. (Quote by - Robert C. Savage)

It's going to be quite difficult and a surprise if the opposition were able to actually take this to the next stage. (Quote by - Mike Moran)

I have never believed you make your case stronger by bad-mouthing your opposition. (Quote by - Glenda Jackson)

I love opposition that has convictions. (Quote by - Frederick The Great)

He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach himself. (Quote by - Thomas Paine)

Gain from your opponents without sacrificing your own strength. (Quote by - Japanese Proverb)

We always knew when we took on the issue of violence against women that somehow our opposition would come after us. (Quote by - Patricia Ireland)

For example, the opposition between acute and grave phonemes has the capacity to suggest an image of bright and dark, of pointed and rounded, of thin and thick, of light and heavy, etc. (Quote by - Roman Jakobson)

In Cleveland there is legislation moving forward to ban people from wearing pants that fit too low. However, there is lots of opposition from the plumber' union. (Quote by - Conan O'Brien)

Elinor agreed with it all, for she did not think he deserved the compliment of rational opposition. (Quote by - Jane Austen)

If this is the best solution our loyal opposition can provide, then I guess I'm really disappointed. (Quote by - Charles Schalliol)

The opposition sought to exploit the achievements of the upheaval, so it brokered a deal in Paris in mid-April, which allowed the Lebanese-Syrian police regime to buy time. (Quote by - Elias Atallah)

It gives Raul's side a tremendous strategic advantage, either way. It freezes the opposition. It's brilliant, if you think about it. And you have to be really popular to pull this off. You have to be really sure. (Quote by - Dario Moreno)

I began to think, now is the time. I found quite a lot of opposition in Hollywood about the idea of doing a film musical and we ended up having to buy the rights back. I'm glad we did because it meant John and I were able to make exactly the movie we wanted. (Quote by - Andrew Lloyd Webber)

The opposition may have the right to doubt every thing, but for myself, I call on opposition to practice its role within limits of objectively, responsibility and country interests. (Quote by - Ali A. Saleh )

I expect intense pressure on the president from the loyal opposition to nominate as moderate a voice as he can find for the O'Connor replacement. (Quote by - Douglas W. Kmiec)


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