3. "For the Romanov regime fell under the weight of its own internal contradictions. It was not overthrown."
- Orlando Figes, A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution: 1891-1924
4. "Does marriage have such a revolutionary power that a long-established habit can be overthrown in such a short time?"
- Quote by Yiyun Li
6. ". . .It is the Law that while Evil, unopposed, may accomplish terrible deeds, the power of Good can never be overthrown when opposed to Evil. . ."
- L. Frank Baum, The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus
8. "Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be overthrown by the violence of torrents, nor demolished by the force of armies."
- Quote by Joseph Addison
9. "One day it's the ringing of the bells and the casting down of the evil tyrant, and the next it's everyone sitting around complaining that ever since the tyrant was overthrown no one's been taking out the trash."
- Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards!
10. "These are not the decadent, calcified leaders of the Arab world who have been overthrown. Rather than fascism or militarism, China, along with every state in East Asia, is increasingly"
- Robert D. Kaplan, Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific