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Combating Quotes

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We need to get serious about combating gang violence on Long Island,
and the entire nation.
- Tim Bishop

Each and every Notary Public plays a crucial role in
combating identity theft.
They serve as our front line of defense and the public
is safer because of the job they do.
- Ken Salazar

When it comes to combating imperialism we are all Stalinists.
- Nikita Khrushchev

Our talks in Paris tackled economic,
democratic,
security and political issues; we talked on means for combating terrorism,
in addition to latest regional and international developments of mutual interest,
especially those in region.
- Ali A. Saleh

 

The EU and the U.S.
often work together to develop international standards.
This is the case in fighting terrorism and transnational crime,
advancing trade liberalization, and combating piracy
and intellectual property violations.
- John Bruton

They know the importance of their mission and of America's
commitment to combating and defeating terrorism abroad,
and they know that they are making a real difference
in bringing freedom to a part of the world that has known only tyranny.
- John Boehner

Again, I was influenced by my father,
who was very much an atheist and took pride in combating
the traditional or orthodox forms of Judaism,
which his parents and which my mother's parents were very steeped in.
- Robert Jay Lifton

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Over the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of
combating the forces of evil...
prayer, fasting, good works and so on.
Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about
the double-barrel shotgun.
Eat leaden death, demon.
- Terry Prachett

We are not afraid to follow truth
wherever it may lead,
nor to tolerate any error
so long as reason is left free to combat it.
- Thomas Jefferson

Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend
toward processed food and fast food.
- Andrew Weil

I do not believe in using women in combat,
because females are too fierce.
- Margaret Mead

It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion,
than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
- Andre Gide

I wrote a novel about the combat experiences I didn't have in Vietnam.
- Tracy Kidder

Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have
always to combat with ourselves.
- Jean-Jacques Rousseau

As every new breed of virus is conceived,
created and released into the wild, another small change
is made to the anti-virus software to combat the new threat.
- Glenn Turner

I think I'd be a better president because I was in combat.
- George H. W. Bush

Were I to flatter myself with the possibility of success in such combat,
it would indeed be presumption.
- Anne Seward

We must combat misinformation that is being spread.
- Kenneth Starr

Even though the National Guard and Army Reserve see combat today,
it rankles me that people assume it was some kind of
waltz in the park back then.
- Larry David

Much of the demand for women in combat comes from female
officers who are eager for medals and promotions.
- Phyllis Schlafly

Errors of opinion may be tolerated
where reason is left free to combat it.
- Thomas Jefferson

Thirty years ago, in 1976, the notion of organized
activity to combat discrimination based on sexual orientation
and gender identity was an extremely controversial one.
- Robert Brady

There should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation
of differences before resorting to combat.
- Jimmy Carter

Forcing women in or near land combat will hurt recruiting,
not help.
- Phyllis Schlafly

I could not claim them because I was not supposed to be flying in combat.
- Adolf Galland

If you combat an international phenomenon,
it is indispensable to share information internationally.
- Gijs de Vries

I exhort you also to take part in the great combat,
which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict.
- Plato

I would not trade you a billion dollars for the kids
I led to combat in Vietnam or in fact any of the Marines
that I served with for a quarter of a century.
- Oliver North

Every country that has experimented with women in actual
combat has abandoned the idea,
and the notion that Israel uses women in combat is a feminist myth.
- Phyllis Schlafly

Right after 9/11 there was a magazine with a cover of kids,
mostly 12-14 year-olds, who were being trained for military combat.
I thought that this had just gone too far.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

When you have a background in combat sports,
people think you're this martial arts expert,
but really I'm just a guy who is able to do certain
things without making a mess of himself.
- Rick Yune

Putting women in military combat is the cutting edge
of the feminist goal to force us into an androgynous society.
- Phyllis Schlafly

I believe that the issue of mental health services
for our troops deploying or returning from combat is
one that demands the attention of this body,
if only for a few minutes today.
- Rosa DeLauro

We have increasingly fewer and fewer journalists who
have any military experience and understand what life
is like in the military and in combat.
- Jim Lehrer

But despite their heroic acts, the Vietnam Veterans
of America continued to struggle to establish a combat
badge in honor of these brave pilots and medics.
- Tim Holden

We combat obstacles in order to get repose,
and when got, the repose is insupportable.
- Henry B. Adams

History offers no evidence for the proposition that
the assignment of women to military combat jobs is the way to win wars,
improve combat readiness, or promote national security.
- Phyllis Schlafly

I think women are too valuable to be in combat.
- Caspar Weinberger

When the question arose whether I, as a member of the royal family,
should take part in active combat in the Falklands,
there was no question in her mind, and it only took
her two days to sort the issue.
- Prince Andrew

The E.U.
has moved to combat global terrorism by instituting
common European arrest and evidence warrants and creating
a joint situation center to pool and analyze intelligence.
- John Bruton

I try to be careful about wording.
One of the things I've tried to combat in my blog is
the notion that journalists are arrogant and unconcerned with the readership.
- Nicholas D. Kristof

Today nearly every combat brigade located within the
United States would report that they are not ready for duty.
They are at the lowest levels of readiness.
- Ike Skelton

Instead of sitting on the sidelines,
President Obama has made it clear that the US is ready
to lead a global effort to combat climate change.
- Valerie Jarrett

Our combat mission is ending, but our commitment to Iraq's future is not.
- Barack Obama

When community action was put into federal law in the
early sixties as part of the effort to combat poverty and social injustice,
I supported it intellectually.
- Barney Frank

It is not helpful to have those kind of comments come
out when we've got troops in combat.
- Gen.
Richard Myers

Baseball is a game, yes.
It is also a business.
But what is most truly is is disguised combat.
For all its gentility, its almost leisurely pace,
baseball is violence under wraps.
- Willie Mays

The life of the individual is a continuous combat with errors and obstacles,
and no victory is more satisfying than the one achieved against opposition.
- Gustav Stresemann

Every action is seen to fall into one of three main categories,
guarding, hitting, or moving.
Here, then, are the elements of combat,
whether in war or pugilism.
- B. H. Liddell Hart

It seems like such a terrible shame that innocent civilians
have to get hurt in wars,
otherwise combat would be such a wonderfully healthy
way to rid the human race of unneeded trash.
- Fred Woodworth

Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat,
are within.
- Miguel de Cervantes

The important thing in life is not victory but combat;
it is not to have vanquished but to have fought well.
- Pierre de Coubertin

When you work with chains or any kind of weapons,
or just when you're using hand-to-hand combat,
you are going to get hurt.
- Lucy Liu

Let's not leave an educational vacuum to be filled
by religious extremists who go to families who have
no other option and offer meals,
housing and some form of education.
If we are going to combat extremism then we must educate
those very same children.
- Hillary Clinton

Of course, violence will not end with our combat mission.
Extremists will continue to set off bombs,
attack Iraqi civilians and try to spark sectarian strife.
But ultimately, these terrorists will fail to achieve their goals.
- Barack Obama

The number of attacks on the American and allied forces
is at the highest level since the insurgency began
despite the increase of America combat operations and
the introduction of some 40 new Iraq security forces and battalions.
- Ike Skelton

The US constitution's First Amendment rights only cover Americans,
but I believe that in a democracy the competition of
ideas and free speech should combat beliefs that it does not agree with -
more speech and debate,
not censorship.
- Joichi Ito

I wanted to further my education, so I went on to get a Ph.D.
in electrical engineering and came back and served
about ten years in the Canadian Navy as what we call
a combat systems engineer.
- Marc Garneau

We must continue our fight to ensure that Federal,
State, and local authorities have the resources and
support necessary to combat this growing epidemic.
This is a top priority for me and many of my colleagues here in Congress.
- Ron Lewis

A person like myself, born and raised in the inner city of Atlanta,
Georgia, to lower-middle-class parents.
But I had the opportunity to get an education,
to go and earn a commission in the United States Army,
to serve for 22 years, to lead men and women in combat.
- Allen West

The legions of reporters who cover politics don't want
to quit the clash and thunder of electoral combat for
the dry duty of analyzing the federal budget.
As a consequence, we have created the perpetual presidential campaign.
- Hugh Sidey

The U.S.
Military is us.
There is no truer representation of a country than
the people that it sends into the field to fight for it.
The people who wear our uniform and carry our rifles
into combat are our kids,
and our job is to support them, because they're protecting us.
- Tom Clancy

More than half the combat deaths in Vietnam occurred
after Richard Nixon was elected on a promise to bring the war to an end,
and after the American people had already decided that
they did not want one more soldier to die in Vietnam.
- Raul Grijalva

Yes, my life is a life of combat; I can say that this
has never stopped for a single instant.
It is a combat that started for me at the age of 16.
I'm 90 years old now, and my motivation hasn't changed;
it's the same fervour that drives me.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Of course we've been fighting against stereotypes from Day One at East West.
That's the reason we formed: to combat that,
and to show we are capable of more than just fulfilling the stereotypes -
waiter,
laundryman, gardener, martial artist,
villain.
- Mako

In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S.
troops be removed from front line combat positions
in Iraqi cities and towns,
turning over daily security patrols,
interactions with citizens,
and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves.
- Peter DeFazio

My whole life experience feeds into my writing.
I think that must be true for every writer.
Clearly the Army and combat were major influences;
just the same,
you need to understand that many of the writers we
have now couldn't load a revolver.
- Gene Wolfe

Trusting in Christ, we may boldly join in the combat,
and enlist ourselves among that disinterested band,
who fight not for human ambition, or human praise,
but for the honour of our Saviour, and the salvation of men.
- John Strachan

Through educational programming, Jewish American History
Month will help raise the awareness of a people,
their history and contributions.
It will help combat anti-Semitism, a phenomenon that
is on the rise and that unfortunately still exists in our Nation.
- Jan Schakowsky

Meth production and use is a serious problem in Kentucky and across the country.
Clearly, there is a growing need for a national strategy to combat this crisis.
Increasing public awareness is a significant means for prevention.
- Ron Lewis

The other thing that happened was my last military assignment -
this was in the air force; I had enlisted in order
to avoid being drafted as a private,
and of course I only practiced medicine or psychiatry
in the air force so I was never in any kind of violent combat.
- Robert Jay Lifton


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