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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

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

Sometimes a political leader needs to be so stubborn that he would not move a little.

Yuriko Koike

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

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

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

Patricia Lewis

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

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

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

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

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

Susan Hill

He was set in his ways. He was stubborn.

Alvin Brooks

The facts of life are very stubborn things.

Cleveland Amory

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

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

Gregory Peck

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

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

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

Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.

Mark Twain