I prefer an accommodating vice to an obstinate virtue.
‘Tis known by the name of perseverance in a good cause, and of obstinacy in a bad one.
I regret many follies which sprang from my obstinancy; but without that trait I would not have reached my goal.
Fools and obstinate men make rich lawyers.
Obstinate, adj. Inaccessible to the truth as it is manifest in the splendor and stress of our advocacy.
Resolute, adj. Obstinate in a course that we approve.
Bigot, n. One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.
Obstinacy in a bad cause is but constancy in a good.
An obstinate man does not hold opinions, but they hold him.
There is no bigotry like that of “free thought” run to seed.