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I am opposed to millionaires, but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. - Mark Twain

I don't oppose all wars. What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war. - Barack Obama

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience. - Anatole Broyard

Reform: A thing that mostly satisfies reformers opposed to reformation. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce

Now it so happens in the world that opposed to characters of such persons as he there are characters like mine, for instance. I care as little for the world's opinion as that man cared for what was right. To appear right was enough for him; what I think the most important is not to deceive or desert a woman. - Vincent Van Gogh

There are patriots who opposed the war in Iraq and there are patriots who supported the war in Iraq. We are one people, all of us pledging allegiance to the stars and stripes, all of us defending the United States of America. - Barack Obama

Skepticism is an ability, or mental attitude, which opposes appearances to judgments in any way whatsoever, with the result that, owing to the equipollence of the objects and reasons thus opposed we are brought firstly to a state of mental suspense and next to a state of unperturbedness or quietude. - Sextus Empiricus

I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business. - Henry David Thoreau