A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
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.
If he does that, he will demonstrate national leadership, ... He will put an end to this little rebellion, and there will be no battle on the floor of the convention.
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 people who had been in rebellion must necessarily come back into the Union, and be incorporated as an integral part of the nation. Naturally the nearer they were placed to equality with the people who had rebelled, the more reconciled they would.
The spirit of rebellion must live in Serbia. Only then will we know we are alive and not servants of a dictator.
No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.
A Failure in this Duty did once involve our Nation in all the Horrors of Rebellion and Civil War.
A State infinitely worse than that which the most inflamed Zealot, the most violent Republican or Enthusiast even pretended to dread before the Rebellion commenced.
If notwithstanding, a Rebellion of the same Kind now afflicts this Country, we should not infer that this Institution is useless, or should be laid aside; but just the Reverse.