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QUOTE ABOUT CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE

“One has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Civil disobedience is not our problem. Our problem is civil obedience.” – Howard Zinn

“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man’s original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made.” – Oscar Wilde

“The disobedient make the world better, by defying the status quo and questioning authority.” – Anonymous

“Civil disobedience is the true foundation of liberty.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Disobedience, the rarest and most courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.” – George Bernard Shaw

“The greatest threat to freedom is the absence of criticism.” – Wole Soyinka

“Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Civil disobedience becomes a sacred duty when the state has become lawless or corrupt.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Disobedience is progress. Obedience is civilization.” – Oscar Wilde

“I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.” – Frederick Douglass

“If law is of such a nature that it requires you to be an agent of injustice to another, then I say, break the law.” – Henry David Thoreau QUOTE ABOUT LOVING A DOG

“I would rather obey a fine man than a mean-spirited but practical functionary.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is not an honourable man’s occupation to be obedient, obedient to the law, obedient to the State.” – Oscar Wilde

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” – Thomas Jefferson

“The true test of a democracy is not how the majority behaves, but how it treats the minority.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” – Elie Wiesel

“The danger of silence, of not enforcing our rights and speaking out against injustice, is far more costly than the risks of civil disobedience.” – Anonymous

“The power of human disobedience lies in the revelation of the truth that even the mighty wrong can be overcome by the quiet and steadfast acts of ordinary individuals.” – James Baldwin

“Disobedience is the true foundation of democracy. The obedient must be governed; the disobedient must be heard.” – Oscar Wilde

“In a democracy, civil disobedience is not an option but a moral responsibility.” – John F. Kennedy

“If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Civil disobedience is not about anarchy or chaos, but about challenging the systemic injustice with peaceful yet bold actions.” – Anonymous