Mutiny Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 64 Quotes About Mutiny

#1. Conscience is a blushing, shamefaced spirit than mutinies in a man's bosom; it fills one full of obstacles. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#2. Love is an act of sedition, a revolt against reason, an uprising in the body politic, a private mutiny. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#3. As far as I'm concerned, if you want to find out about the last day of WWII or the roots of the Indian Mutiny, get thee to a books catalogue. - Author: Zadie Smith
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#4. After every unladylike action, there must be an equal and opposite reaction. Consider the necessary, analyze the consequences, clean up the mess. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#5. For you, it's gossip. For me, it's action. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#6. ... we stood there on the quiet sidewalk, stuck between mutiny and mediocrity - Author: David Arnold
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#7. Who would be captain?" he said. "Uh, I would." "Oh, no, no no. Guess again." "You can't mutiny, we don't have a ship yet." "I'm planning ahead." I - Author: Heidi Heilig
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#8. News of the Indian Mutiny had taken forty-six days to reach London in 1857, travelling at an effective speed of 3.8 miles an hour. News of the huge Nobi earthquake in Japan in 1891 took a single day, travelling at 246 miles an hour, sixty-five times faster.50 - Author: Niall Ferguson
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#9. If a ruler who wants to act honourably is surrounded by unscrupulous men, his downfall is inevitable. - Author: C.J. Sansom
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#10. I was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite. Imagine signing that autograph! You'd get a broken arm. So I changed my name to Michael Caine after Humphrey Bogart's 'The Caine Mutiny,' which was playing in the theater across from the telephone booth where I learned that I'd gotten my first TV job. - Author: Michael Caine
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#11. In terms of the spaceship Earth, the wrong crew is in command, and it's time for a mutiny. - Author: Jose Arguelles
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#12. That extra special, elite, close feeling started under the stress Capt. Sobel created at Camp Toccoa. Under that stress, the only way the men could survive was to bond together. Eventually, the noncoms had to bond together in a mutiny. - Author: Stephen E. Ambrose
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#13. Sin is blatant mutiny against God, and either sin or God must die in my life. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#14. First mutiny?" Naomi said.
"Yeah. It's not really something I do."
"It gets easier. - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#15. It was on old joke among underfed, angry sailors that should mutiny fail, the weight of their bodies would not be enough to hang them. - Author: Marcus Rediker
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#16. Was conscious that a moment's mutiny had already rendered me liable to strange penalties, and, like any other rebel slave, I felt resolved, in my desperation, to go all lengths. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#17. A boat is sort of a litmus test for relationships, the close quarters and solitude compelling people into either a warm bond or into mutiny and murder. As - Author: Nelson DeMille
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#18. It is a valuable thing for an intelligencer to be forgotten. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#19. is, in the words of The Westminster Shorter Catechism, "any want of conformity unto, or transgression of, the law of God" (Q. 14).6 Sin is mutiny, either by its omission ("want of conformity to") or its commission ("transgression of the law of God"). - Author: Rosaria Champagne Butterfield
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#20. Avoid the politic, the factious fool,
The busy, buzzing, talking harden'd knave;
The quaint smooth rogue that sins against his reason,
Calls saucy loud sedition public zeal,
And mutiny the dictates of his spirit. - Author: Thomas Otway
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#21. New York: where everyone mutinies but no one deserts. - Author: Harry Hershfield
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#22. Independent thinking is not encouraged in a professional Army. It is a form of mutiny. Obedience is the supreme virtue. - Author: David Lloyd George
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#23. Shut your cake hole, you revolting young blot. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#24. We're a team like tea and milk, or cake and custard, or pork and apple. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#25. You help us, they'll lock you up for the rest of your life. - Author: Henry V. O'Neil
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#26. People caught up in the excitement of mutiny could not maintain for long that union which allows great things to be accomplished. A ring leader of mutineers never has anything but an uncertain power in his hands. - Author: Jules Verne
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#27. Laurence could make no real quarrel with the aims, which were natural and just; but England was at war, after all, and he was conscious, as Temeraire was not, of the impudence in demanding concessions from their own Government under such circumstances: very like mutiny. Yet - Author: Naomi Novik
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#28. Laws and principles are not for the times when there is no temptation: they are for such moments as this, when body and soul rise in mutiny against their rigour ... If at my convenience I might break them, what would be their worth? - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#29. It didn't feel sporting to shoot at a crazy person, even if that person was a vampire who'd agreed to the job. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#30. Trust is a lot to ask of someone. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#31. Sin is blatant mutiny against God. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#32. For real men serve their country with random acts of kindness, not vicious acts of violence. And real soldiers have one duty, and one duty only; they have a duty to mutiny! - Author: Joss Sheldon
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#33. If I would have known I was going to leave my job that day to become a writer, I probably would have planned differently... It didn't come by way of illness per se, accident, or dismissal, but by way of sheer self-mutiny. The self I was born to be, decided to hijack the one I had created. - Author: Dawn Kohler
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#34. There are three ways of bettering yourself in the Pirates' Confederation, Mama told me once: murder, mutiny, and marriage. - Author: Cassandra Rose Clarke
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#35. Evil genius-ness was like that--showy. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#36. I hate missing everything. That's why I want to marry well and be a grand lady. Then I can host all the parties, all the time, and see everything that is going on always. How can you stand not knowing? - Author: Gail Carriger
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#37. And within the computer's innards, a spreading cancer. A self-replicating corruption. A B-pop mutiny of bass and drum and oscillating frequency. Inane quasi poetry glorifying a pointless act of intimacy. - Author: Jay Kristoff
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#38. There was no way she was staying trapped with tea at a time like this. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#39. This ship was a league from us, and some of the men would have taken her, and I would not consent to it, and this Moore said I always hindered them making their fortunes. Was that not the reason I struck him? Was there a mutiny on board? - Author: William Kidd
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#40. Prussian Field Marshals do not mutiny. - Author: Erich Von Manstein
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#41. In India, as we saw, the Sepoy Mutiny led to a vast reorganization of British colonialism in the area, sending out a viceroy from London and before too long, Queen Victoria was proclaimed "Empress of India," with this great empire, ruling over maharajahs and other local potentates. - Author: Webster Tarpley
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#42. My lord, I will tell you what the case was. I was coming up within a league of the Dutchman, and some of my men were making a mutiny about taking her, and my gunner told the people he could put the captain in a way to take the ship, and be safe. - Author: William Kidd
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#43. It takes an unusual man to make up a hymn in a hurry, but such a man was Captain Roberts. He knew every hymn in The Antique and Contemporary Hymn Book, and sang his way through them loudly and joyously when he was on watch, which had been one of the reasons for the mutiny. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#44. suppose, if you had to call it something, you could say that that was our civil war. It was too big a thing, too tied up in moral certainties to be called a mutiny, too small and ultimately futile to be called a revolution. - Author: Frank Tayell
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#45. THRILLING NARRATIVES OF MUTINY, MURDER AND PIRACY, A WEIRD SERIES OF Tales of Shipwreck and Disaster, FROM THE EARLIEST PART OF THE CENTURY TO THE PRESENT TIME, WITH ACCOUNTS OF Providential Escapes AND HEART-RENDING FATALITIES. - Author: Anonymous
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#46. Almost wherever Chinese communities went, they were accused of vice, violence and mutiny, of being a secretive, alien, xenophobic community that refused to integrate with Anglo-Saxon society. - Author: Julia Lovell
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#47. ...though the Elders are connected to the Great Spirit, they are still only elves. - Author: Craig R. Key
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#48. Would you expect a mutiny?' 'Mutiny in the sense of outright revolt and refusal of command? No. But from some of the people I expect muttering, discontent, ill-will; and nothing makes work slower or more inefficient or more unsafe than ill-will and its perpetual quarrels. - Author: Patrick O'Brian
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#49. We have to recognize that sin is a fact, not a defect; sin is red-handed mutiny against God. Either God or sin must die in my life ... If sin rules in me, God's life in me will be killed; if God rules in me, sin in me will be killed. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#50. He might have lost his mind, but never his fashion sense. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#51. The lookout that first sights the cat shall have ten guineas and remission of sins, short of mutiny, sodomy, or damaging the paintwork. - Author: Patrick O'Brian
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#52. Such is a community
of inviolable immunity, protected
from tampering or harpooning
mutiny. Every better thinker's impulse
to shrink us (at the shoreline from our
lifeblood's deep pulse) uses disparaging
scrutiny to sink us. - Author: Kristen Henderson
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#53. In the pit of her stomach she realized that everything she raged against on Saturday night
the restrictions, rules, and guidelines
was born of an ancient fervor. Every rule ever established, from the beginning of time, invited mutiny. - Author: Robin Jones Gunn
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#54. Was a gunner's mate," said Marty. It was a lie. He had really been a chief yeoman at the time of the mutiny. But he thought now, always, that he had been a gunner's mate. "Ah. I thought you were a first-class yeoman," Karkov said. "I always get my facts wrong. It is the mark of the journalist. - Author: Ernest Hemingway,
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#55. I'm holding a media mutiny. - Author: Bart Scott
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#56. TP53 seems to encode the greater good, like a suicide pill in the mouth of a soldier that dissolves only when it detects evidence that he is about to mutiny. - Author: Matt Ridley
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#57. Explorers tend to be the aggressive types - why else would they risk scurvy, mutiny and other bad things to go out there? So, you could say that any aliens that are actually moving and interested in going somewhere are likely to be more aggressive. But who knows? - Author: Seth Shostak
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#58. It is observed at sea that men are never so much disposed to grumble and mutiny as when least employed. Hence an old captain, when there was nothing else to do, would issue the order to scour the anchor. - Author: Samuel Smiles
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#59. We like the shadows. That's where all the power is. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#60. The ship of democracy, which has weathered all storms, may sink through the mutiny of those on board. - Author: Grover Cleveland
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#61. This borders on mutiny," Marshall growled.
"Do you know how to spell mutiny?" This from Teague behind him. - Author: Jessica Scott
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#62. blackballed from guild roles for two generations, because apparently mutiny is in the DNA, like eye color or a tendency toward irritable bowels. On - Author: John Scalzi
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#63. Tonight I crash an airship. On purpose. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#64. All that paddling around in the alphabet soup of one's childhood, scooping up letters, hoping to arrange them into enlightening sentences that would explain why things had turned out the way they had. It evoked a certain mutiny in me. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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