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Controversy Quotes

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The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands
in moments of comfort and convenience,
but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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In a controversy, the instant we feel anger
we have already ceased striving for the truth,
and have begun striving for ourselves.
- The Buddha

The abortion controversy is important for what it says
about our stance toward procreation and children altogether.
- Leon Kass

Sometimes its controversy, but we all have our choices that we make.
- Solomon Burke

 

Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error.
- Benjamin Rush

I am a shocker.
I like to create controversy.
It's my trademark.
- Brenda Fassie

Michael Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
It caused quite a controversy, because his nose isn't
eligible for another fifteen years.
- Conan O'Brien

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Slavery is not the only question which comes up in this controversy.
There is a far more important one to you,
and that is, what shall be done with the free negro?
- Stephen Douglas

No sane person should believe that something is subjective
merely because it cannot be settled beyond controversy.
- Hilary Putnam

If it matters, it produces controversy.
- Jay Greene

Impartial - unable to perceive any promise of personal
advantage from espousing either side of a controversy.
- Ambrose Bierce

He was definitely known as the foremost man killer in the West;
however there's controversy about virtually every killing
that he was known to have been involved in.
- Keith Carradine

I had hoped that the current presidential campaign
debates might educate the public as to what is really
involved in the ongoing controversy over campaign financing.
- James L. Buckley

It can't hurt, publicity is publicity,
controversy and all that, it's all good.
- Keith David

I have been told by a member of the board of one of
Canada's most prominent literary magazines that a submission
of mine once caused a great deal of controversy.
- John Barton

There was no real controversy with All In The Family.
That came from the people on the business end.
- Norman Lear

There is no controversy within science over the core
proposition of evolutionary theory.
- Kenneth Miller

The long and distressing controversy over capital punishment
is very unfair to anyone meditating murder.
- Geoffrey Fisher

I have the New York Daily News to thank for the jeans controversy.
- Calvin Klein

When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy,
it ceases to be a subject of interest.
- William Hazlitt

Anybody can decide a question if only a single principle is in controversy.
- Felix Frankfurter

But we have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it,
away from the fog of the controversy.
- Nancy Pelosi

Controversy equalizes fools and wise men -
and the fools know it.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

No great advance has been made in science,
politics, or religion without controversy.
- Lyman Beecher

For any new technology there is always controversy
and there always some fear associated with it.
I think that's just the price of being first sometimes.
- Hugh Grant

An entertainer should in his public performance keep
himself out of any controversy,
political or otherwise.
- Kate Smith

For what I wrote that started this whole controversy,
I deserved to be criticized, and I felt bad about writing it.
I felt bad mainly as a writer and a thinker.
- Gregg Easterbrook

In light of the recent controversy surrounding foreign management of U.S.
Ports, a thorough review of foreign management of U.S.
airports needs to occur.
- Jon Porter

It is not he who gains the exact point in dispute who
scores most in controversy -
but he who has shown the better temper.
- Samuel Butler

I just lead my life as naturally, as normally as I possibly can.
But I can't help it if controversy is hounding me day in and day out.
I'm quite amazed sometimes by the way they go about it.
I grow a beard and it lands up in the editorial in The Times of India.
- Amitabh Bachchan

It is the role of good journalism to take on powerful abusers,
and when powerful abusers are taken on,
there's always a bad reaction.
So we see that controversy, and we believe that is
a good thing to engage in.
- Julian Assange

A lot was happening, plus there were an enormous number
of people in the industry that were going to conventions,
so it was a pretty fun time.
Also there was a lot of controversy and I was at the
forefront of some of that.
- Todd McFarlane

Even though Rush is not me and the situations were very different,
I think, in the Rush Limbaugh thing,
ESPN was criticized for not acting,
and you remember that after a couple days of controversy over Rush.
- Gregg Easterbrook

There was endless controversy as to whether the acts
of the New Deal did actually move recovery or retard it,
and nothing final could ever come of that bitter debate
because it is forever impossible to prove what might
have happened in place of what did.
- Garet Garrett

I know the pundits and the news media have carried
a lot of commentary about cameras in the courtroom,
and there's a lot of controversy about it as a result of the Simpson case.
But I have not had enough time to step back and enough time to evaluate that.
- Lance Ito

I think the Bravo test is really important for a number of reasons.
It's kind of symbolic.
It raises a lot of the issues that are related to the
whole controversy over nuclear testing.
- Martha Smith

You know, this is - one can imagine how life would
be different if one body of Congress was controlled by the other party,
there would be subpoena power and there would be all -
mechanisms to get to the bottom of all sorts of issues of controversy.
- Michael Isikoff

Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker.
Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy.
Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot'
than the stigma of conformity.
And on issues that seem important to you,
stand up and be counted at any cost.
- Chauncey Depew

That was after Napoleon died because there is still
a controversy as to whether Napoleon was poisoned with arsenic.
And the French say the British did it and the British say the French did it,
but he died before the test for arsenic was available.
- Michael Baden

Thus, the controversy about the Moral Majority arises not only from its views,
but from its name - which, in the minds of many,
seems to imply that only one set of public policies
is moral and only one majority can possibly be right.
- Edward Kennedy

Controversies are a package deal in this industry.
You just have to understand that and accept it.
- Akshay Kumar

The passionate controversies of one era are viewed
as sterile preoccupations by another,
for knowledge alters what we seek as well as what we find.
- Freda Adler

We are too much accustomed to attribute to a single
cause that which is the product of several,
and the majority of our controversies come from that.
- Marcus Aurelius

The controversies between the proletariat and the middle
class had to be smoothed out and bridged over by each
getting to know and understand the other.
- Fritz Sauckel

The formation of character in young people is educationally
a different task from and a prior task to,
the discussion of the great, difficult ethical controversies of the day.
- William Bennett

Most controversies would soon be ended,
if those engaged in them would first accurately define their terms,
and then adhere to their definitions.
- Tryon Edwards

The most savage controversies are about matters as
to which there is no good evidence either way.
- Bertrand Russell

It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards
of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people.
- Felix Frankfurter

I decline all noisy, wordy, confused,
and personal controversies.
- Josiah Warren

The real problem today is the ineffective and inconsistent
oversight of professional boxing,
which has led to continuing scandals,
controversies, unethical practices, and unnecessary
injuries and deaths in the sport.
- Charles W. Pickering

Most centrist Democrats...
try to distance themselves from controversies that recall the 1960s.
There are journalistic centrists as well,
who avoid hard truths for the sake of acceptance and legitimacy.
- Tom Hayden

If the Union is once severed, the line of separation
will grow wider and wider,
and the controversies which are now debated and settled
in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields
of battle and determined by the sword.
- Andrew Jackson

I have thoroughly gone through the subject of the Incarnation;
and if it served you,
could at any time give you the history from the beginning
of the controversies on this subject,
and of its present form.
- Edward Irving

A number of scientists with greatly different backgrounds
can come up with completely different assessments.
The discussions or controversies are endless.
Once a year, we try to bring the most important discoverers
together to exchange their experiences and knowledge.
- Richard Leakey

The scanning of barcodes, or the reading of RFID transponders,
generates data that is used in a software package to
provide management or control information.
- Mike Marsh

I like the whole package to be good,
It's a rarity that that happens,
so I end up not working a lot.
- Robin Wright Penn

I voted for the Deficit Reduction Package with significant
heartburn over the student aid provisions.
- Bob Inglis

We do not fall in love with the package of the person,
we fall in love with the inside of a person.
- Anne Heche

At the same time, Republicans are pushing a $70 billion
tax package that will overwhelmingly benefit the most
wealthy Americans and actually increases the deficit by $16 billion.
- Marty Meehan

I think it's great if a guy has a good sized package.
- Janet Jackson

Any that is why I think any kind of a stimulus package
is going to have to help people who are without work,
without a job, help them have health insurance.
- John Breaux

I didn't work on the killing floor.
I worked in the section where you break the meat down and package it.
- Marg Helgenberger

In our recovery package we put new standards of accountability and transparency,
which we hope will now apply.
- Nancy Pelosi

This Tourette's center sent me a package that was like 900 hundred pages.
- Robin Tunney

Red Carpet has a nice package abstraction layer that
allows us to support RPMs and DEBs transparently.
- Nat Friedman

Information about the package is as important as the package itself.
- Frederick W. Smith

I've never wanted just part of the package,
part of the prize.
I want it all!
- Bill McCartney

Rest assured that my support for any eventual reform
package will be based firmly upon what is in the best
interests of the people of Upstate New York,
not any party or president.
- James T. Walsh

Women do feel like they're in a box.
Society, Hollywood, some men-they want to wrap women
up in a neat little package.
- Sherilyn Fenn

Every month that we do not have an economic recovery
package 500 million Americans lose their jobs.
- Nancy Pelosi

I have written a few children's books.
The first book that I wrote was for children.
It was called "The Package", and it was a mystery story in pictures.
It had no words.
- Laurie Anderson


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