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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

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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

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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

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

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He loved his home. He loved his daughters. And he loved me. He was very stubborn but very fair and honest.

Patricia Lewis

He is very stubborn. When he puts his mind into something, he will do it.

Sheikh Ahmad

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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

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

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We're pretty stubborn that way.

Justin Griffith

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

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We're pretty stubborn. Their intention is to run us out; our intention is to stay.

Susan Hill

Cooley and I have been together for 20 years now. It hasn't exactly been an overnight success, ... We're the poster children for stubborn persistence.

Patterson Hood

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The facts of life are very stubborn things.

Cleveland Amory

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

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I had that stubborn streak, the Irish in me I guess.

Gregory Peck

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

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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

Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.

Mark Twain

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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

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

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