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My dad always told me to stand up to bullies, and Bill O'Reilly is kind of a bully, and he's the kind of kid who hits other kids on the playground. And when you hit him, he runs to the teacher and says, 'Teacher, sue him.'
Everything is a learning process: any time you fall over, it's just teaching you to stand up the next time.
Stand up comedy is this thing you get to do, so you have to treat it with respect. You can't just be like, 'Alright, I got my hour down, people are coming to see me now. Now, I'm going to lean on the mike stand.' No, you gotta work even harder now. You got to top what you already did. Because they'll find someone else.
I loved Veronica right off the bat. She was so strong and I think it is so important because there are so few shows that portray women, especially young women, as being strong and being able to stand up for themselves.
You have to develop ways so that you can take up for yourself, and then you take up for someone else. And so sooner or later, you have enough courage to really stand up for the human race and say, 'I'm a representative.'
The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office.
George Bernard Shaw
Living in the lap of luxury isn't bad except that you never know when luxury is going to stand up.
Just what is it that academics have to fear if they stand up for common decency, instead of letting campus barbarians run amok?
I don't rehearse on either of my shows, 'Family Feud' or my talk show. I never rehearse with the guests. I don't want to have any preconceived thoughts, notions, because that kills my creativity as a host and as a stand up.
Now is the moment when we can stand up and say, 'I'm an American. I make my destiny. And we deserve better! My children deserve better! My family deserves better. My country deserves better!' So here we stand. Americans have a choice.
I think the best thing I ever did with my life was stand up and say I've got Alzheimer's.
You have to stand up for some things in this world.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas
You have to expect spiritual warfare whenever you stand up for righteousness or call attention to basic values. It's just a matter of light battling the darkness. But the light wins every time. You can't throw enough darkness on light to put it out.
And of course I didn't make any money from stand up for years, so I had temp jobs. That was the way I made money.
I think it's really great when you stand up for something that you really believe, even if you get heat for it.
There are things you stand up for because it's right.
Stand up is really fun because if I think of a joke or a funny idea, then I can just go and tell some people and if they laugh, they laugh right away.
To build a great company, which is a CEO's job, sometimes you have to stand up against conventional wisdom.
The most important thing my father taught me is that every man has to stand up for his rights.
I know how to make decisions and stand up to the criticism every day.
I stand up for what I believe. I don't know if it's always paid off for me, because I've been ridiculed and humiliated.
I stand up for other people, I'm very protective of people around me. If I feel like somebody is getting a bad rap or being unfairly picked on, I will stand up for them, absolutely.
Stand up and face your fears, or they will defeat you.
LL Cool J
My desire is to stand up and brush myself off when I make mistakes and ask for forgiveness.
I guess the worst day I have had was when I had to stand up in rehab in front of my wife and daughter and say 'Hi, my name is Sam and I am an addict.'
Samuel L. Jackson
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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