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Threaten Quotes

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Don't threaten me with a dead fish.
- the movie Withnail & I (1987)

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Most children threaten at times to run away from home.
This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
- Phyllis Diller

We can't allow the world's worst leaders to blackmail,
threaten, hold freedom-loving nations hostage with
the world's worst weapons.
- George W. Bush

The very success of medicine in a material way may
now threaten the soul of medicine.
- Walter Martin

 

Even now there is no evidence that anyone involved
in the Nixon operation was going to threaten us.
- Bob Woodward

It is natural that we should always expect an Israeli attack,
even when it does not threaten.
- Bashar al-Assad

To threaten the institution is to threaten fair administration
of justice and protection of liberty.
- Stephen Breyer

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The dangers which threaten us are twofold:
First,
from the Confederate forces, composed of men whose
earnest convictions and reckless bravery it is idle to deny.
- Robert Dale Owen

Oh, how sweet it is to pity the fate of an enemy who
can no longer threaten us!
- Pierre Corneille

Please understand the reason why Chinese vegetables taste so good.
It is simple.
The Chinese do not cook them, they just threaten them!
- Jeff Smith

Only seven years ago we made a treaty by which we were
assured that the buffalo country should be left to us forever.
Now they threaten to take that from us also.
- Sitting Bull

The defense of our democracy against the forces that
threaten it from without has made some of its failures
to function at home glaringly apparent.
- Wendell Willkie

The core political values of our free society are so
deeply embedded in our collective consciousness that only a few malcontents,
lunatics generally, ever dare to threaten them.
- John McCain

In a world we find terrifying, we ratify that which doesn't threaten us.
- David Mamet

There were certain questions about the foundations
of morals that advances in science all threaten to make more complicated.
- Leon Kass

The danger that may really threaten (crime fiction)
is that soon there will be more writers than readers.
- Jacques Barzun

How in heaven's name can a nation with a $1 trillion
surplus threaten so much scientific research so vital to its future?
- David R. Gergen

We cannot have that relationship if we only dictate
or threaten and condemn those who disagree.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

Change can either challenge or threaten us.
Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.
- Marsha Sinetar

The only foes that threaten America are the enemies at home,
and these are ignorance, superstition and incompetence.
- Elbert Hubbard

Don't threaten me with love, baby.
Let's just go walking in the rain.
- Billie Holiday

Insurgents throughout Iraq continue to threaten our
efforts and pose a danger to stability in the region.
They fight not for their country, but rather against ours.
- Paul Gillmor

Two dangers constantly threaten the world:
order and disorder.
- Paul Valery

It has been popular to threaten "small islands and
low-lying coasts" with scenarios of disastrous future flooding.
The Maldives has been the most utilised target.
We have undertaken a careful analysis of actual sea
level changes in the Maldives.
No rise has been recorded either in the present or the past centuries.
- Nils-Axel Morner

Social Security, a critically important,
great program which does serve as the cornerstone of
support for senior citizens,
now faces challenges that threaten its long-term stability and well-being.
The facts are there.
The facts are crystal clear.
- Bill Frist

The only justification for repressive institutions
is material and cultural deficit.
But such institutions, at certain stages of history,
perpetuate and produce such a deficit,
and even threaten human survival.
- Noam Chomsky

I do not want our children and grandchildren to live
in a world where everyday they fear some regional strongman
with weapons of mass destruction.
We need to send a message to these future would-be bullies:
you will not be allowed to threaten the world.
- George Voinovich

And we think that our citizens and yours would be very
angry if they thought that we hadn't taken every possible
step for prevention and then for joint action in the
likelihood of those who threaten our lives and our well-
being,
taking action at the same time.
- David Blunkett

We shall listen, not lecture; learn,
not threaten.
We will enhance our safety by earning the respect of
others and showing respect for them.
In short, our foreign policy will rest on the traditional
American values of restraint and empathy,
not on military might.
- Theodore C. Sorensen

I have never made a threat.
I've never made a threat, never expressed a threat,
never - I've never - I would never threaten violence ever,
because I am a man of peace, dedicated to peace.
- Feisal Abdul Rauf

Things can fall apart, or threaten to,
for many reasons, and then there's got to be a leap of faith.
Ultimately, when you're at the edge,
you have to go forward or backward; if you go forward,
you have to jump together.
- Yo-Yo Ma

Not longer loved or fostered by religion,
beauty is lifted from its face as a mask,
and its absence exposes features on that face which
threaten to become incomprehensible to man.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar

There will always be disputes between nations which,
at times, will inflame the public and threaten conflicts,
but the main thing is to educate the people of the
world to be ever mindful that there are better means
of settling such disputes than by war.
- Frank B. Kellogg

Since other countries and terrorist organizations are
working to secure information that could threaten national security,
more funding is provided in the bill to increase counter-intelligence activities.
- Roger Wicker

Therefore, if we are a Nation of laws and a Nation of immigrants,
immigration should occur within a legal framework,
not through the machinations of illegal schemes and
scams that threaten our national security.
- J. D. Hayworth

Accordingly, globalization is not only something that
will concern and threaten us in the future,
but something that is taking place in the present and
to which we must first open our eyes.
- Ulrich Beck

To be clear, climate change is a true 800 pound gorilla in the room.
The effects of global warming threaten global environmental
upheaval over the coming century.
But for South Florida and the Everglades,
it could be our death knell if urgent action is not taken.
- Debbie Wasserman Schultz

I've had some threaten not to give Communion to me,
even though they don't know my position,
just because I'm a Democrat.
I've had cardinals refuse to shake my hand because I'm a Democrat.
- Bart Stupak

The restriction of religion to private life therefore
does not necessarily threaten the vital interests of the majority religion,
if there is one, and it protects minority religions
from tyranny of the majority.
- Phillip E. Johnson

Moreover, the practical recommendations deduced from
ecological principles threaten the vested interests of commerce;
it is hardly surprising that the financial and political
power created by these investments should be used sometimes
to suppress environmental impact studies.
- Garrett Hardin

All the aftermath that so frequently follows in the
wake of war still confront the nation,
and we now, as ever before, must hold fast to the ancient
landmarks and see to it that all of these plagues that
threaten so mightily shall be rendered harmless.
- Alexander Henry

We have a war dictator who was not elected,
he snuck in.
So he punishes people that threaten him in any way,
or even say something he doesn't like.
It has no resemblance to democracy.
- Joni Mitchell

We would very much like to see Iran take a position
as a responsible leader that doesn't intimidate or
threaten or scare its neighbors and others.
But the choice is really up to Iran and we're going
to keep working to try to come out with the right decision.
- Hillary Clinton

Some in my party threaten to send a message that they
don't know a just war when they see it,
and more broadly that they're not prepared to use our
military strength to protect our security and the cause of freedom.
- Joe Lieberman

This resolution simply says Israel has the right to defend itself.
This includes conducting operations both inside its
borders and in the territory of nations that threaten it,
which is in accordance with international law.
- John Boehner

In no other country in the world is the love of property
keener or more alert than in the United States,
and nowhere else does the majority display less inclination
toward doctrines which in any way threaten the way property is owned.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Chemistry itself knows altogether too well that -
given the real fear that the scarcity of global resources
and energy might threaten the unity of mankind -
chemistry is in a position to make a contribution towards
securing a true peace on earth.
- Kenichi Fukui

In the absence of sound oversight,responsible businesses
are forced to compete against unscrupulous and underhanded businesses,
who are unencumbered by any restrictions on activities
that might harm the environment,
or take advantage of middle-class families,
or threaten to bring down the entire financial system.
- Barack Obama

What if it were only an illusion?
Perhaps life is not as threatening as it appears.
Perhaps the greatest threat to our serenity
is our fear of the future -
our fear of the unknown.
Perhaps, as Franklin D. Roosevelt said,
"The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Earth Day 1970 was irrefutable evidence that the American
people understood the environmental threat and wanted action to resolve it.
- Barry Commoner

It is difficult to discern a serious threat to religious
liberty from a room of silent,
thoughtful schoolchildren.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

America won the Cold War by protecting our strategic
resources from the threat of foreign control.
We must bring the same attitude to our trade relationship with China.
- Jo Ann Emerson

He who fears not death fears not a threat.
- Pierre Corneille

In the 66 years that I have been alive,
there has not been one hour, of one day,
of one month, of one year, when there has not been a threat aimed at us.
- Frederick Forsyth

Whoever has an original thing to say,
it is sort of a threat to the status quo.
- Steve Lacy

The avian influenza found in mainland British Columbia
poses no significant threat to human health.
- John Clifford

We believe that the vote would have been close.
We regret that in the face of an explicit threat to
veto by a permanent member,
the vote-counting became a secondary consideration.
- John Negroponte

When I came out here, my manager thought that casting
directors might think I'm a girl,
and when I did Threat Matrix, they thought Jamie was a little light.
- James Denton

Bolshevism presented itself as an economic threat to
themselves at the same time that Nazism presented itself
as a political threat to their countries.
- Carroll Quigley

Recognizing Quebec as being different,
recognizing our history, recognizing our identity,
has never meant a weakening of Quebec and has never
been a threat to national unity.
- Jean Charest

The threat to globalization is not the wasted American
dollars but Washington's readiness to mix US commercial
interests with its self-appointed role as global protector.
- William Greider

This war in Iraq is part of a larger effort to remove
this terrorist threat from the planet.
- Paul Cellucci

The women's movement will present a growing threat
to patriarchal religion less by attacking it than by
simply leaving it behind.
- Carol P. Christ

We clearly need to break our addiction on Saudi Arabian
oil that is a security threat to the United States.
- Jay Inslee

It seems true that the growth of science and secularism
made organized Christianity feel under threat.
- Mary Douglas

Oil prices have certainly become a threat for the world economy.
- Rodrigo Rato

By placing discretion in the hands of an official to grant or deny a license,
such a statute creates a threat of censorship that
by its very existence chills free speech.
- Harry A. Blackmun

Had we not pursued the hydrogen bomb,
there is a very real threat that we would now all be speaking Russian.
I have no regrets.
- Edward Teller

Throughout our courtship, Kenny told me that he had
proof that Saddam Hussein was a threat because he possessed
weapons of mass destruction.
I told him, 'You had me at weapons.'
- Renee Zellweger

I ran into Ku Klux Klan and the threat of hurricanes,
and those two things made me decide not to build on the Alabama coast,
so we came back to Memphis.
- Shelby Foote


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