• Definition for "dissent"
    • To differ in viewpoint or sensation; disagree.
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dissent in a quote

"In a democracy, dissent is an act of faith."

"In addition to removing our democratically elected government, Israel wants to sow dissent among Palestinians by claiming that there is a serious leadership rivalry among us. I am compelled to dispel this notion definitively."

"Will dissent be permitted? The answer to that question will determine whether the society is a free society or a fear society."

"Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion."

"People may believe that there can be a society where dissent is not permitted, but which is nonetheless not a fear society because everyone agrees with one another and therefore no one wants to dissent."

"Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion."

"In contrast, fear societies are societies in which dissent is banned."

"In a democracy, dissent is an act of faith."

"Science exists, moreover, only as a journey toward troth. Stifle dissent and you end that journey."

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