Stand For Something Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old stand for something quotes, stand for something sayings, and stand for something proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


If you don't stand for something, you stand for nothing.     

Mel Thompson

If you don't stand for something, you will fall for anything.     

Alexander Hamilton

If you don't stand for something, how can anyone respect what you do?     

Miranda Lambert

It's not enough to be in the majority, you have to stand for something.     

Russ Feingold

Let how you live your life stand for something, no matter how small and incidental it may seem.     

Jodie Foster

Stand for something. Don't quest for popularity at the expense of morality and ethics and honesty.     

Howard Cosell

Be a good ancestor. Stand for something bigger than yourself. Add value to the Earth during your sojourn.     

Marian Wright Edelman

In order to be truly happy, you must live along with, and you must stand for something larger than yourself.     

Oprah Winfrey

Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Today's mighty oak is yesterday's nut that held its ground.     

Rosa Parks

You must stand for something! It does not have to be grand, but it must be a positive that brings light to someone else's darkness.     

Anthony Carmona

In every generation, the world is changed by a few people, who stand for something, do not fear unpopularity and dare to make a difference.      

Nicky Gumbel

We've been blessed with the opportunity to stand for something - for liberty and freedom and fairness. And these are things worth fighting for, worth devoting our lives to.     

Ronald Reagan

The problem with most leaders today is they don't stand for anything. Leadership implies movement toward something, and convictions provide that direction. If you don't stand for something, you'll fall for anything     

Don Shula

The best way to be missed when you're gone is to stand for something when you're here.     

Seth Godin

You have to stand for something bigger than yourself.     

Jose Antonio Vargas

It's good to stand for something, to believe in something and base your business on values.     

Jerry Greenfield

Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for - because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.     

Peter Marshall

If you stand for something, you will always find some people for you and some against you. If you stand for nothing, you will find nobody against you, and nobody for you.     

Bill Bernbach

People have the idea that an image must stand for something else, that the real meaning needs to be described with language. Instead it is the image itself that is the meaning.     

Mark Ryden

Take a stand; go for the right choice. Don't just sit for anything; stand for something. Be specific because sometimes, when the meaning is not clear, there us absolutely no meaning!     

Israelmore Ayivor

When you stand for something, you've got to stand for it all the way, not half way.     

Kevin Gates

Don't believe that winning is really everything. It's more important to stand for something. If you don't stand for something, what do you win?     

Lane Kirkland