Quotation Explorer - 'Ridiculed'

All truth passes through 3 stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. - Arthur Schopenhauer
At the beginning of a great national change, the patriot is a scarce man: scorned, ridiculed and forgotten. When his cause succeeds, however, all men will join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot. - Mark Twain
I am despised by an army of undiscerning academic highbrows, and ridiculed by semi-educated and vengeful "China-experts" whose era of translating Chinese into Western categories has now come to an end. The public is ready for non-European vocabularies. - Thorsten J. Pattberg
A person who is being regularly rebuked, ridiculed and renounced by people to make him stand alone often, is most likely to be a relatively, better reliable guy than all others. - Anuj Somany
The thing that grieves the heart of the Lord is when truth is ridiculed. When God doesn’t see men who stand in defense of the truth. - Sunday Adelaja
Men who know God and his heart, would not hide behind their pulpit when justice is been ridiculed in their society - Sunday Adelaja
Be willing to be unliked and ridiculed in order to speak the words of the One who matters most. - Dillon Burroughs
Most people with new ideas are ridiculed until they succeed! - Stephen Richards
When a woman reads a romance novel, she is putting her own pleasure first. That small act of rebellion is perceived as a threat to the status quo. It’s also why this eternally popular and profitable genre has been scorned, ridiculed and dismissed. - Maya Rodale
Honest error is to be pitied, not ridiculed. - Lord Chesterfield
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Jesus says we are blessed when we are hated, ostracized, insulted, and ridiculed on earth, because of Him. - brother Billy
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