.. There is a difference between being convinced and being stubborn. I?m not certain what the difference is, but I do know that if you butt your head against a stone wall long enough, at some point you realize the wall is stone and that your head is flesh
Obstinate people can be divded into the opinionated, the ignorant, and the boorish.
In the face of an obstacle which is impossible to overcome, stubbornness is stupid.
They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were they all fused into a single stubbornness.
They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness.
You are evidence of your mother's strength, especially if you are a rebellious knucklehead and regardless she has always maintained her sanity.
What do you mean I have to wait for someone's approval?? Someone.? Approve.? So I give myself permission to move forward with my full support!
Disappointment is really just a term for our refusal to look on the bright side.
I'm unpredictable, I never know where I'm going until I get there, I'm so random, I'm always growing, learning, changing, I'm never the same person twice. But one thing you can be sure of about me; is I will always do exactly what I want to do.
There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.
It is a disaster that wisdom forbids you to be satisfied with yourself and always sends you away dissatisfied and fearful, whereas stubbornness and foolhardiness fill their hosts with joy and assurance.
It would seem no matter how progressive we get there are always those few who are backwards in their ways.
The voices of cold reason were talking, as usual, to deaf ears.
When a person boldly declares, he might as well add on,, knowing that this spoken roadblock only serves to fuel a challenge in naturally stubborn souls.
It's an unfortunate fact that I'm easily discouraged. But the fortunate truth is I'm stubborn as hell and near impossible to sway in my resolve.