A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
There is something that Governments care for far more than human life, and that is the security of property, and so it is through property that we shall strike the enemy. Be militant each in your own way. I incite this meeting to rebellion.
The pattern of the prodigal is: rebellion, ruin, repentance, reconciliation, restoration.
Children don't read to find their identity, to free themselves from guilt, to quench the thirst for rebellion or to get rid of alienation. They have no use for psychology.... They still believe in God, the family, angels, devils, witches, goblins, logic, clarity, punctuation, and other such obsolete stuff.... When a book is boring, they yawn openly. They don't expect their writer to redeem humanity, but leave to adults such childish illusions.
You gotta understand -- the state of Mississippi was in rebellion. It had rebelled against the United States, ... Now that has been a very difficult story for America to tell, but that's what actually happened.
It's dissatisfied elements of former Deby allies who are powerful figures in this rebellion.
It can have consequences of breaking down communication, of creating rebellion, breaking down relationships of trust.
I think she was a product of having a spoiled upbringing, ... and she chose an extreme form of rebellion.
Fundamentalism represents a rebellion against modern secular society, the separation of religion and politics. Basically, fundamentalists want to drag religion and/or God from the sidelines to which they've been relegated in modern secular society and bring them back to center stage. And, in this, they've enjoyed considerable success in some ways, though in other ways... it can represent a defeat for religion.
That little insignificant thing in my ear gave off a bad spirit of rebellion.
The only time I've seen any rebellion was in the fifties, sixties and early seventies. The rest of it you can keep.
Any punishment that does not correct, that can merely rouse rebellion in whoever has to endure it, is a piece of gratuitous infamy which makes those who impose it more guilty in the eyes of humanity, good sense and reason, nay a hundred times more guilty than the victim on whom the punishment is inflicted.
The conservative base of the party is now to the point of open rebellion (with Bush) and the demonstrations accelerate the trend.
This is not just a demonstration. This is a rebellion.
If there be no right of rebellion against a state of things that no savage tribe would endure without resistance, then I am sure that it is better for men to fight and die without right than to live in such a state of right as this.
Twelve highlanders and a bagpipe make a rebellion.
It is not a full-blown rebellion yet, but definitely an escalation.
The spirit of rebellion must live in Serbia. Only then will we know we are alive and not servants of a dictator.
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Any people attempting to govern themselves by laws of their own making, and by officers of their own appointment, are in direct rebellion against the kingdom of God.
I was still interested in the youth rebellion but never-the-less I stopped being a victim. Stopped trying to attack the establishment realizing that it takes too much of your energy.
Job's avoidance of rebellion against God has nothing to do with God being good or wise or anything like that; it's strictly because God is so powerful, and you don't fight something when you are so much weaker than that which you would fight.
Repression will provoke rebellion.