No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
No man is good enough to govern another man without the other's consent.
But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round...as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.
I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
The engineering of consent is the very essence of the democratic process, the freedom to persuade and suggest.
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
The strongest and most effective force in guaranteeing the long-term maintenance of power is not violence in all the forms deployed by the dominant to control the dominated, but consent in all the forms in which the dominated acquiesce in their own domination.
I can never consent to being dictated to.
Familiarity breeds consent.
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
Voting is the foundational act that breathes life into the principle of the consent of the governed.
Can a moment of madness make up for an age of consent?
Those who consent to the act and those who do it shall be equally punished.
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.
Silence is sometimes an argument of Consent.
Government itself is founded upon the great doctrine of the consent of the governed, and has its cornerstone in the memorable principle that men are endowed with inalienable rights.
I think one of the great innovations of sexual harassment law was that it did not use the word "consent." It used the word "welcome."
Universal silence is taken to imply the consent of the people.
If you wish to be popular in society consent to be taught many things you already know.
Women are not altogether in the wrong when they refuse the rules of life prescribed to the World, for men only have established them and without their consent.
Informed consent is required for every invasive medical procedure, from getting your ears pierced to having an abortion.
Much of the modern resistance to chastity comes from men's belief that they 'own' their bodies—those vast and perilous estates, pulsating with the energy that made the worlds, in which they find themselves without their consent and from which they are ejected at the pleasure of Another!
A little still she strove, and much repented, And whispering “I will ne'er consent”—consented.
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