Login or register!
Loading ...

Stubborn Quotes

loading...
Stubborn Quotes
47 stubborn quotes follow in order of popularity. Be sure to bookmark and share your favorite stubborn quotes!
"Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. (Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable.)"
-Mark Twain
Like Dislike Vote
"Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable."
-Mark Twain
Like Dislike Vote
"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence."
-John Adams
Like Dislike Vote
"I'm going to be stubborn and stay on the ball. I was more of a pull hitter (last year). It's not the way I had approached things in the first 10 years, so I don't know why in my 11th and 12th years I started changing. ... Not this spring."
-Jim Edmonds
Like Dislike Vote
"Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up."
-Anne Lamott
Like Dislike Vote
"Sometimes a political leader needs to be so stubborn that he would not move a little."
-Yuriko Koike
Like Dislike Vote
"If the owners are playing a high-stakes game of chicken, they'd be better off playing it with anybody else in the world besides hockey players. Because of all sports, we're probably the most stubborn, pig-headed players."
-Scott Walker
Like Dislike Vote
"That's why he's so stubborn - he is an ideologue, and he's not trying to cut deals or do things that are popular with other Republicans."
-Athan Manuel
Like Dislike Vote
"We're also fairly stubborn, I think, fairly independent. We have our share of difficulties with our federal government, although I've tried to as I am here encourage a better way of discussing those problems."
-Dan Miller
Like Dislike Vote
"He is very stubborn. When he puts his mind into something, he will do it."
-Sheikh Ahmad
Like Dislike Vote
"That's all he wants to do, to be part of something to help people. Yea, we worried (about the firefighting dangers) but you just don't think it's going to happen to you. And you can't tell him he can't do something. He's just a stubborn cowboy."
-Megan Bowes
Like Dislike Vote
"I always say that it's much more powerful to be good than to be right. Why? Because good guides us in moving towards that which is good. Being right makes a deadlock, an enemy, and it sucks us down from expanding our perception. It also frightens the other person and makes the position more stubborn."
-Patricia Sun
Like Dislike Vote
"The fundamental qualities for good execution of a plan is first; intelligence; then discernment and judgment, which enable one to recognize the best method as to attain it; the singleness of purpose; and, lastly, what is most essential of all, will-stubborn will."
-Ferdinand Foch
Like Dislike Vote
"What I love about my wife is that she's a really strong-minded, stubborn, fiery woman. I find that sexier than anything else."
-Christian Bale
Like Dislike Vote
"We're pretty stubborn that way."
-Justin Griffith
Like Dislike Vote
"You can't be stubborn. You can't try to run the ball at all costs."
-Mick Miyamoto
Like Dislike Vote
"The gap today is so small, why not go ahead and follow the lead of other majors, ... But as with Augusta, sex discrimination in sports doesn't have to make sense if folks enforcing it are stubborn enough."
-Martha Burk
Like Dislike Vote
"We're pretty stubborn. Their intention is to run us out; our intention is to stay."
-Susan Hill
Like Dislike Vote
"He was set in his ways. He was stubborn."
-Alvin Brooks
Like Dislike Vote
"The facts of life are very stubborn things."
-Cleveland Amory
Like Dislike Vote
"He who does not seek advice is a fool. His folly blinds him to Truth and makes him evil, stubborn, and a danger to his fellow men."
-Kahlil Gibran
Like Dislike Vote
"Being either stubborn or persistent, depending on whether this month's forecast turns out to be right, I believe that the March employment report should, finally, show the long-awaited jobs pop."
-Russell Sheldon
Like Dislike Vote
"I had that stubborn streak, the Irish in me I guess."
-Gregory Peck
Like Dislike Vote
"One thing that I think we should have done more was run the football, ... In the past, I've been very stubborn, and we should have given (Bines and Hicks) more chances to carry the ball. We have the ability to run the football and control the clock, and we have to do that and keep our defense off the field."
-Dana Walker
Like Dislike Vote
"Before my uncle passed away, I promised him I would audition for the school play. Alice is fun to play, and she is really stubborn."
-Katlyn Watanuki
Like Dislike Vote
"On offense, we'll score a lot of points. We'll make our opponents respect our quarterback's learning ability, and make them guard sideline to sideline. Defensively, we're going to make them hurt. If they want to run, and be stubborn there, we're going to match up with them."
-Tim Pierson
Like Dislike Vote
"I have a stubborn personality. I'm not sure if I get it from anyone in my family. It's just a natural tendency I've picked up over the years."
-Kait Cook
Like Dislike Vote
"We have a 3-yard, 4-yard, 5-yard, 20-yard premise. It's going to be 3, 4, 5, then 3, 4, 5, then we're going to hit a 20. That's how we've done it, and we've hit a lot bigger runs than that. We're stubborn. We know we're going to keep doing what we do."
-Alge Crumpler
Like Dislike Vote
| Page 1 | 2 |