stand up in a quote

"You got to have a courageous president to stand up and says, listen, if - if you send a bill to me that spends more money than what we've coming in, I'll veto it. I mean, I'm going to try to work with you the best I can, but I'm going to veto it."

"I wanted to be an actress. I think it had a lot to do with being a kid and watching how every time my dad would stand up to talk people would applaud... that was pretty cool."

"The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public."

"We need real leadership, Democrat, Republican and independent to stand up and say, we have to live within our means."

"I remember, when I was a kid, watching my mother jam herself into her girdle - a piece of equipment so rigid it could stand up on its own - and I remember her coming home from fancy parties and racing upstairs to extricate herself from its cruel iron grip."

"It takes both courage and talent to stand up in front of fellow human beings and make them crack a smile, and at the same time keep it clean."

"You've got to stand up and do your own battles. My daddy taught me that a long time ago, that you fight your own battles. The only way to shut everybody up is to win."

"You want to shut up every Negro who has the courage to stand up and fight for the rights of his people, for the rights of workers, and I have been on many a picket line for the steelworkers too."

"Certain things happened in the early church. Women who had never had any freedom suddenly have the ability to stand up and speak and be treated as equals within the life of the church."

"It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war."

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    • To rise from a lying or sitting position.
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    • an individual of the good ethical…
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