Quotes of Contrary

“ All the kinds of things... contrary to what the look is,... I could do a high heel with a jumpsuit, or I might do a gown with a desert boot. So it's, again, the contradiction. ”

- Ralph Lauren

“ It seems that the most important thing about Reagan was his anti-Communism and his reputation as a hawk who saw the Soviet Union as an 'evil empire,'. ”

- Mikhail Gorbachev

“ Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet. ”

- Andy Warhol

“ I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do - that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I felt very perverse. ”

- Diane Arbus

“ Anti-intellectualism has long been the anti-Semitism of the businessman. ”

- Arthur Schlesinger Jr.

“ You always get negative reactions. If you worry about that, you would never do anything. ”

- Tom Monaghan

“ I was a very frustrated, lonely and anti-social young man. I felt very alienated and very bored as well. ”

- Brian Molko

“ Life at the greatest and best is but a froward child, that must be humored and coaxed a little till it falls asleep, and then all the care is over. ”

- Oliver Goldsmith

“ Mankind makes living contradictory. ”

- Unknown

“ Well of course New Zealand isn't anti-American. ”

- Helen Clark

“ The less you notice them the more they chase after you. There's something perverse about women... they're all masochists at heart. ”

- Henry Miller

“ We have polar opposite views on a lot of things. ”

- Lindsey Graham

“ Serious things cannot be understood without laughable things, or opposites at all without opposites. ”

- Plato

“ First it is ridiculed,Second it is violently opposed,-finally it is accepted as self evident. ”

- Arthur Schopenhauer

“ I think anti-Semitism is the meal ticket of the organizations that fight it. ”

- Arthur Hertzberg

“ The Moon is opposing Jupiter. Don't get involved, it's their problem. ”

- Jim Critchfield

“ Success depends on our using, and not opposing… ”

- Thomas Troward

“ Tetchy and wayward. - King Richard III. Act iv. Sc. 4. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Affection faints not like a pale-faced coward,But then woos best when most his choice is froward. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ He taketh wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong. ”

- Bible

“ In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action. ”

- Louis Brandeis

“ Sides are being divided now. It's very obvious. So if you're on the other side of the fence, you're suddenly anti-American. It's breeding fear of being on the wrong side. ”

- Sam Shepard

“ We should develop anti-satellite weapons because we could not have prevailed without them in 'Red Storm Rising'. ”

- Dan Quayle

“ I think Converse is betting on it. ”

- Henry Thomas

“ I abjure with a sincere heart and unfeigned faith, I curse and detest the said errors and heresies, and generally all and every error and sect contrary to the Holy Catholic Church. ”

- Galileo Galilei

“ We thought it was wrongheaded and the amount of anxiety caused by this review was significant,... We stopped the VA from going backward, but we still need to move forward. ”

- Barack Obama

“ Faith declares what the senses do not see, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them, not contrary to them. ”

- Blaise Pascal

“ Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead. ”

- Aldous Huxley

“ Contraries are cured by contraries. ”

- Unknown

“ Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature. ”

- St. Augustine
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