Rebel Quotes (5 quotes)
Heres to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round heads in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. Theyre not fond of rules. You can quote them. Disagree with them. Glorify or vilify them. But the only thing you cant do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
It has been said by a distinguished philosopher that England is usually the last to enter into the general movement of the European mind. The author of the remark probably meant to assert that a man or a system may have become famous on the continent, while we are almost ignorant of the name of the man and the claims of his system. Perhaps, however, a wider range might be given to the assertion. An exploded theory or a disadvantageous practice, like a rebel or a patriot in distress, seeks refuge on our shores to spend its last days in comfort if not in splendour.
Nature! We obey her laws even when we rebel against them; we work with her even when we desire to work against her.
The priest persuades a humble people to endure their hard lot, a politician urges them to rebel against it, and a scientist thinks of a method that does away with the hard lot altogether.
Yet I exist in the hope that these memoirs... may find their way to the minds of humanity in Some Dimension, and may stir up a race of rebels who shall refuse to be confined to limited Dimensionality.