Quotations that match 'avian'.

When we think of the major threats to our national security, the first to come to mind are nuclear proliferation, rogue states and global terrorism. But another kind of threat lurks beyond our shores, one from nature, not humans - an avian flu pandemic. Barack Obama
[ Another Beyond Come First Flu Global Humans Kind Lurks Major Mind National Nature Nuclear Our Pandemic Proliferation Rogue Security Shores States Terrorism Think Threat Threats]
In the tenth century the old Batavian and later Roman forms have faded away. John Lothrop Motley
[ Away Century Faded Forms Later Old Roman Tenth]
And it is practically the same in the case of the four or five million poor peasants in France, and also for Switzerland, Belgium, Holland, and two of the Scandinavian countries. Everywhere small and medium sized industry prevails. Herman Gorter
[ Also Belgium Case Countries Everywhere Five Four France Holland Industry Medium Million Peasants Poor Practically Prevails Same Scandinavian Sized Small Switzerland Two]
They say that the best furniture and clothing design from the '50s and '60s is Scandinavian or Milanese. Christian Lacroix
[ Best Clothing Design Furniture Milanese Say Scandinavian]
To be able to detect the outbreak of avian flu anywhere in the world is going to require a partnership of several countries that will share information and samples, but it is important to remember a threat anywhere is a threat everywhere. Michael Burgess
[ Able Anywhere Countries Detect Everywhere Flu Going Important Information Outbreak Partnership Remember Require Samples Several Share Threat Will World]
Last year, the Assembly of the League, as a result of the initiative taken by the Scandinavian nations, further limited and clarified all the provisions of the clause prescribing the duty of states to participate in sanctions. Hjalmar Branting
[ Assembly Clarified Clause Duty Further Initiative Last League Limited Nations Participate Prescribing Provisions Result Sanctions Scandinavian States Taken Year]
More humane societies are usually smaller, like the Scandinavian countries and Holland, where it is much easier to reach consensus and cooperation. David Korten
[ Consensus Cooperation Countries Easier Holland Humane More Much Reach Scandinavian Smaller Societies Usually Where]
It is my express wish that in awarding the prizes no consideration be given to the nationality of the candidates, but that the most worthy shall receive the prize, whether he be Scandinavian or not. Alfred Nobel
[ Candidates Consideration Express Given Most Nationality Prize Prizes Receive Scandinavian Shall Whether Wish Worthy]
The avian influenza found in mainland British Columbia poses no significant threat to human health. John Clifford
[ British Columbia Found Health Human Influenza Mainland Poses Significant Threat]