Quotations that match 'breach'.

Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements. I have known the breach of a promise to dine or sup to break up more than one intimacy. William Hazlitt
[ Alienate Breach Break Dine Engagements Few Friendship Intimacy Known More Our Promise Punctuality Tend Than Things Up Want]
And as pale sickness does invade, Your frailer part, the breaches made, In that fair lodging still more clear, Make the bright guest, your soul, appear. Edmund Waller
[ Appear Bright Clear Does Fair Guest Invade Made Make More Pale Part Sickness Soul Still Your]
Nothing is worse, or more of a breach of the social contract between citizen and state, than for government officials, bureaucrats and agencies to waste the money entrusted to them by the people they serve. Bob Riley
[ Agencies Between Breach Bureaucrats Citizen Contract Entrusted Government Money More Nothing Officials Serve Social State Than Them Waste Worse]
I think that carrying on a life that is meant to be private in public is a breach of taste, common sense, and mental hygiene. Myrna Loy
[ Breach Carrying Common Hygiene Life Meant Mental Private Public Sense Taste Think]
All of the information that we were getting up to that time from the NRC people, from our people who knew something about nuclear power, was that the breach of the core was not a likelihood to happen. William Scranton
[ Breach Core Getting Happen Information Knew Likelihood Nuclear Our Power Something Time Up Were]
Really, the potential for, first of all, any college graduate today is enormously good. These are good times for anyone with a college degree today, particularly African Americans. With a college degree today, you really breach the unemployment rate. Alexis Herman
[ African Americans Any Anyone Breach College Degree Enormously First Good Graduate Particularly Potential Rate Really These Times Today Unemployment]
How did Abraham know that it was God that bid him offer his son, being a breach of the sixth commandment? Anne Hutchinson
[ Abraham Being Bid Breach Commandment Did God Him His How Know Offer Sixth Son]
But if I had committed a breach of privilege, it was the privilege of the Senate, and not of this House, which was violated. I was answerable there and not here. Preston Brooks
[ Answerable Breach Committed Had Here House Privilege Senate Violated Which]
The words spoken by the leader of the free world can expand the frontiers of freedom or shrink them. When Ronald Reagan called on Gorbachev to "tear down this wall," a surge of confidence rose that would ultimately breach the bounds of the evil empire. Mitt Romney
[ Bounds Breach Called Confidence Down Empire Evil Expand Free Freedom Frontiers Gorbachev Leader Reagan Ronald Rose Shrink Spoken Surge Tear Them Ultimately Wall Words World Would]
You cannot raise the standard against oppression, or leap into the breach to relieve injustice, and still keep an open mind to every disconcerting fact, or an open ear to the cold voice of doubt. Learned Hand
[ Against Breach Cannot Cold Disconcerting Doubt Ear Every Fact Injustice Into Keep Leap Mind Open Oppression Raise Relieve Standard Still Voice]
None of us are nuclear experts, but we know that if there is a melt-down and breach of containment, that's clearly the most odious thing that could happen. William Scranton
[ Breach Clearly Could Experts Happen Know Most None Nuclear Odious Thing Us]
The Rubicons which women must cross, the sex barriers which they must breach, are ultimately those that exist in their own minds. Freda Adler
[ Barriers Breach Cross Exist Minds Must Own Sex Their Those Ultimately Which Women]
I am outraged that a House member has tried through this provision to breach the traditional confidentiality of individual Americans' tax returns. There is no reason for this measure, and this last-minute act violates all principles of judgment and common sense. John Warner
[ Act Am Americans Breach Common Confidentiality House Individual Judgment Last-Minute Measure Member Outraged Principles Provision Reason Returns Sense Tax Through Traditional Tried Violates]
When once estrangement has arisen between those who truly love each other, everything seems to widen the breach. Mary Elizabeth Braddon
[ Arisen Between Breach Each Estrangement Everything Love Once Other Seems Those Truly Widen]
In the last analysis, of course, an oath will encourage fidelity in office only to the degree that officeholders continue to believe that they cannot escape ultimate accountability for a breach of faith. James L. Buckley
[ Accountability Analysis Believe Breach Cannot Continue Course Degree Encourage Escape Faith Fidelity Last Oath Office Officeholders Only Ultimate Will]
In almost every profession - whether it's law or journalism, finance or medicine or academia or running a small business - people rely on confidential communications to do their jobs. We count on the space of trust that confidentiality provides. When someone breaches that trust, we are all worse off for it. Hillary Clinton
[ Academia Almost Business Communications Confidential Confidentiality Count Every Finance Jobs Journalism Law Medicine Off Profession Provides Rely Running Small Someone Space Their Trust Whether Worse]
With the Berlin I was able to set up a fortress that he could come near but not breach. Vladimir Kramnik
[ Able Berlin Breach Come Could Fortress Near Set Up]
We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones may never be if we are to live pleasantly with our fellow man. Amy Vanderbilt
[ Ceremonies Convenience Fellow Learn Live Man May Must Never Occasionally Ones Our Pleasantly Which]
We must carefully consider card security solutions, such as adding photographs or machine-readable electronic strips, so to prevent further breaches of individual privacy that could result from changes to the design of Social Security Cards. Ron Lewis
[ Adding Card Cards Carefully Changes Consider Could Design Electronic Further Individual Must Photographs Prevent Privacy Result Security Social Solutions Strips Such]
Moreover, the concern of some that moving DNA among species would breach customary breeding barriers and have profound effects on natural evolutionary processes has substantially disappeared as the science revealed that such exchanges occur in nature. Paul Berg
[ Among Barriers Breach Breeding Concern Customary Disappeared Dna Effects Evolutionary Exchanges Moreover Moving Natural Nature Occur Processes Profound Revealed Science Some Species Substantially Such Would]
I wouldn't know a space-time continuum or warp core breach if they got into bed with me. Patrick Stewart
[ Bed Breach Continuum Core Got Into Know Warp]