Quotations that match 'claims'.

I don't expect that the million will ever be won, simply because there is no confirming evidence for any paranormal claims to date. James Randi
[ Any Because Claims Confirming Date Ever Evidence Expect Million Paranormal Simply Will Won]
The Bush Administration claims there is a Social Security crisis only to distract Americans from its serious mismanagement of the federal budget. Mark Dayton
[ Administration Americans Budget Bush Claims Crisis Distract Federal Mismanagement Only Security Serious Social]
I do not know of any credible evidence that suggests Dr. Zavos can clone a human being. This seems to be yet another one of his claims to get publicity. Robert Winston
[ Another Any Being Claims Clone Credible Dr Evidence Get His Human Know Publicity Seems Suggests Yet]
The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every right that he claims for himself. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Civilization Claims Every Gives Himself Man Other Right True Where]
Dull would be the man who should merely tolerate this plan of social industry. Weak would be the position of him who should take an apologetic tone in defending it, or present its claims in a merely negative way, by exposing the evils and perils of the socialistic plan. John Bates Clark
[ Apologetic Claims Defending Dull Evils Exposing Him Industry Man Merely Negative Perils Plan Position Present Should Social Socialistic Take Tolerate Tone Way Weak Would]
It is conceivable that a party might gain the majority in parliament and claims the government for itself. Franz von Papen
[ Claims Conceivable Gain Government Itself Majority Might Parliament Party]
When BP was not moving fast enough on claims, we told BP to set aside $20 billion in a fund - managed by an independent third party - to help all those whose lives have been turned upside down by the spill. Barack Obama
[ Aside Been Billion Claims Down Enough Fast Fund Help Independent Lives Managed Moving Party Set Spill Third Those Told Turned Upside Whose]
There is a silence, the child of love, which expresses everything, and proclaims more loudly than the tongue is able to do. William Drummond
[ Able Child Everything Expresses Loudly Love More Proclaims Silence Than Tongue Which]
Involvement in the arts engages kids in their community, improves self-esteem, reclaims at-risk youth, and builds the creative skills that are required of a 21st century workforce. Gavin Newsom
[ Arts Builds Century Community Creative Engages Improves Involvement Kids Required Self-Esteem Skills Their Workforce Youth]
I believe that my own Christian faith does indeed make universal claims. Timothy Radcliffe
[ Believe Christian Claims Does Faith Indeed Make Own Universal]
All claims of education notwithstanding, the pupil will accept only that which his mind craves. Emma Goldman
[ Accept Claims Craves Education His Mind Notwithstanding Only Pupil Which Will]
As soon as one nation claims the right to take preventive action, other countries will naturally do the same. If we go down that road, where are we going? Jacques Chirac
[ Action Claims Countries Down Go Going Nation Naturally Other Preventive Right Road Same Soon Take Where Will]
King consciously steered away from legal claims and instead relied on civil disobedience. Constance Baker Motley
[ Away Civil Claims Consciously Disobedience Instead King Legal Relied Steered]
The popular tendency is to listen approvingly to the most extreme statements and claims of politicians and orators who seek popularity by declaring their own country right in everything and other countries wrong in everything. Elihu Root
[ Claims Countries Country Declaring Everything Extreme Listen Most Orators Other Own Politicians Popular Popularity Right Seek Statements Tendency Their Wrong]
Cruel persecutions and intolerance are not accidents, but grow out of the very essence of religion, namely, its absolute claims. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Absolute Accidents Claims Cruel Essence Grow Intolerance Namely Out Religion Very]
Journalism can never be silent: that is its greatest virtue and its greatest fault. It must speak, and speak immediately, while the echoes of wonder, the claims of triumph and the signs of horror are still in the air. Henry Anatole Grunwald
[ Air Claims Echoes Fault Greatest Horror Immediately Journalism Must Never Signs Silent Speak Still Triumph Virtue While Wonder]
Aching all over, we reached level ground again, and Mr. Christy withdrew his claims, and agreed that no road anywhere else could possibly be so bad as a Mexican road; a decision which later experiences only served to confirm. Edward Burnett Tylor
[ Aching Again Agreed Anywhere Bad Christy Claims Confirm Could Decision Else Experiences Ground His Later Level Mexican Mr Only Over Possibly Reached Road Served Which Withdrew]
Despotism increases in severity with the number of despots; the responsibility is more divided, and the claims are more numerous. William Wells Brown
[ Claims Despotism Despots Divided Increases More Number Numerous Responsibility Severity]
Show me a man who claims he is objective and I'll show you a man with illusions. Henry R. Luce
[ Claims Illusions Man Objective Show]
The man who bears my name, and who claims to be me, was born on July 15, 1865, the sixth in a family of seven. He was an ugly child, and remained ugly till his eighteenth year, when his looks gradually improved. Laurence Housman
[ Bears Born Child Claims Eighteenth Family Gradually His Improved July Looks Man Name Remained Seven Sixth Till Ugly Year]
For pleasures past I do not grieve, nor perils gathering near; My greatest grief is that I leave nothing that claims a tear. Lord Byron
[ Claims Gathering Greatest Grief Grieve Leave Near Nor Nothing Past Perils Pleasures Tear]
Pure phenomenology claims to be the science of pure phenomena. This concept of the phenomenon, which was developed under various names as early as the eighteenth century without being clarified, is what we shall have to deal with first of all. Edmund Husserl
[ Being Century Claims Clarified Concept Deal Developed Early Eighteenth First Names Phenomena Phenomenon Pure Science Shall Under Various Which Without]
Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys. Joseph Conrad
[ Claims Enjoys Everybody Gossip]
Out with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth. Camille Paglia
[ Against Art Assault Feminism Imagination Moment Myth Nature Out Proclaims Sexual Stereotypes Stunning Vehicles West]
Science never gives up searching for truth, since it never claims to have achieved it. John Charles Polanyi
[ Achieved Claims Gives Never Science Searching Since Truth Up]
For the state by its nature claims sovereignty, the right to an unlimited development of power, determined only by self-interest. It is by nature anarchistic. Christian Lous Lange
[ Anarchistic Claims Determined Development Nature Only Power Right Self-Interest Sovereignty State Unlimited]
At a time when we are facing threats from nations such as North Korea and Iran, and attempting to convince others such as India and Pakistan to become responsible nuclear powers, it is vital that America reclaims the leadership we once had on arms control. Ellen Tauscher
[ America Arms Attempting Become Control Convince Facing Had India Iran Korea Leadership Nations North Nuclear Once Others Pakistan Powers Responsible Such Threats Time Vital]
Fascism is itself less 'ideological', in so far as it openly proclaims the principle of domination that is elsewhere concealed. Theodor Adorno
[ Concealed Domination Elsewhere Far Fascism Ideological Itself Less Openly Principle Proclaims]
Ohio claims they are due a president as they haven't had one since Taft. Look at the United States, they have not had one since Lincoln. Will Rogers Government
[ Claims Due Had Haven Lincoln Look Ohio President Since States United]
One declaims endlessly against the passions; one imputes all of man's suffering to them. One forgets that they are also the source of all his pleasures. Denis Diderot
[ Against Also Endlessly Forgets His Man Passions Pleasures Source Suffering Them]
Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due; woe to him that refuses it when it is. Thomas Carlyle
[ Claims Due Him Obedience Refuses Woe]
Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things; the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them. In short, the neurotic has problems, the psychotic has solutions. Thomas Szasz
[ Certainty Claims Convictions Doubt Fears Makes Neurosis Neurotic Persons Problems Psychosis Psychotic Short Solutions Them Things]
Contrary to the claims of some of my critics and some of the editorial pages, I am an ardent believer in the free market. Barack Obama
[ Am Ardent Believer Claims Contrary Critics Editorial Free Market Pages Some]
Total falsehoods can be easily exposed for what they are by citing exceptions to their claims. Hence, they are less likely to be accepted as the total truth. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Accepted Citing Claims Easily Exceptions Exposed Falsehoods Hence Less Likely Their Total Truth]
An organization which claims to be working for the needs of a community - as SNCC does - must work to provide that community with a position of strength from which to make its voice heard. This is the significance of black power beyond the slogan. Stokely Carmichael
[ Beyond Black Claims Community Does Heard Make Must Needs Organization Position Power Provide Significance Slogan Strength Voice Which Work Working]
Before anything else, we need a new age of Enlightenment. Our present political systems must relinquish their claims on truth, justice and freedom and have to replace them with the search for truth, justice, freedom and reason. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Age Anything Before Claims Else Enlightenment Freedom Justice Must Need New Our Political Present Reason Relinquish Replace Search Systems Their Them Truth]
The doctrine of original sin claims that all men sinned in Adam; but whether they did or whether it is merely a fact that all men sin does not basically affect the problem of suffering. Walter Kaufmann
[ Adam Affect Basically Claims Did Doctrine Does Fact Men Merely Original Problem Sin Sinned Suffering Whether]
The advent of a new religion, making serious and impressive claims to embody a new revelation from on high, is not a frequent occurrence. Robert Rainy
[ Advent Claims Embody Frequent High Impressive Making New Occurrence Religion Revelation Serious]
In France, a woman may forget that she is neither young nor handsome; for the absence of these claims to attention does not expose her to be neglected by the male sex. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Absence Attention Claims Does Expose Forget France Handsome Her Male May Neglected Neither Nor Sex She These Woman Young]
Despite claims by some to the contrary, we have heard numerous times in hearings and briefings by experts that existing technologies do not fully or effectively detect nuclear material. John Linder
[ Briefings Claims Contrary Despite Detect Effectively Existing Experts Fully Heard Hearings Material Nuclear Numerous Some Technologies Times]
People today sometimes get uncomfortable with empirical claims that seem to clash with their political assumptions, often because they haven't given much thought to the connections. Steven Pinker
[ Assumptions Because Claims Clash Connections Empirical Get Given Haven Much Often Political Seem Sometimes Their Thought Today Uncomfortable]
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist fears this is true. James Branch Cabell
[ Best Fears Live Optimist Pessimist Possible Proclaims True Worlds]
In any case, fighting will not settle whether the claims were just or unjust. It will only settle which nation can mobilize and handle its fighting forces and its economic forces the better. Rufus Jones
[ Any Better Case Claims Economic Fighting Forces Handle Just Mobilize Nation Only Settle Unjust Were Whether Which Will]
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full fortune with impatience he desires more, he proclaims his wants and his beggarly condition. Jeremy Taylor
[ Condition Desires Does Fortune Full Himself His Impatience Man More Poor Proclaims Think Wants]
It would be a mind-boggling endeavor to try to identify each individual who claims to have been a survivor of victimization during this period of 24 years. Jose Ramos-Horta
[ Been Claims During Each Endeavor Identify Individual Mind-Boggling Period Survivor Try Victimization Would Years]
My actions constituted pure hacking that resulted in relatively trivial expenses for the companies involved, despite the government's false claims. Kevin Mitnick
[ Actions Claims Companies Constituted Despite Expenses False Government Hacking Involved Pure Relatively Resulted Trivial]
If any man claims the Negro should be content... let him say he would willingly change the color of his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city. Then and only then has he a right to such a claim. Robert Kennedy Equality
[ Any Change City Claim Claims Color Content Go Him His Large Live Man Negro Only Right Say Section Should Skin Such Then Willingly Would]
A place belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most obsessively, wrenches it from itself, shapes it, renders it, loves it so radically that he remakes it in his own image. Joan Didion
[ Belongs Claims Forever Hardest His Image Itself Loves Most Obsessively Own Place Radically Remakes Remembers Renders Shapes Whoever]
A universe with a God would look quite different from a universe without one. A physics, a biology where there is a God is bound to look different. So the most basic claims of religion are scientific. Religion is a scientific theory. Richard Dawkins
[ Basic Biology Bound Claims Different God Look Most Physics Quite Religion Scientific Theory Universe Where Without Would]
Anyone who claims to be good at lying is obviously bad at lying. Thus - as a writer myself - I cannot comment on whether or not writers are exceptionally good liars, because whatever I said would actually mean its complete opposite. Chuck Klosterman
[ Actually Anyone Bad Because Cannot Claims Comment Complete Exceptionally Good Liars Lying Mean Myself Obviously Opposite Said Thus Whatever Whether Would Writer Writers]
Many have argued that a vacuum does not exist, others claim it exists only with difficulty in spite of the repugnance of nature; I know of no one who claims it easily exists without any resistance from nature. Evangelista Torricelli
[ Any Argued Claim Claims Difficulty Does Easily Exist Exists Know Many Nature Only Others Resistance Spite Vacuum Without]
Claims of right and insistence upon obligations may depend upon treaty stipulations, or upon the rules of international law, or upon the sense of natural justice applied to the circumstances of a particular case, or upon disputed facts. Elihu Root
[ Applied Case Circumstances Claims Depend Disputed Facts Insistence International Justice Law May Natural Obligations Particular Right Rules Sense Treaty Upon]
My girlfriend claims that her last boyfriend was a better kisser than me and I have to admit, he is pretty good. Dwight York
[ Admit Better Boyfriend Claims Girlfriend Good Her Kisser Last Pretty Than]
He comes to London and gets a job in a nightclub, a gay club, where he's known as Straight Dave by the bar staff - and no one believes he's as straight as he claims to be. He meets the daughter of the club manager, and he has an affair with her. Neil Tennant
[ Affair Bar Believes Claims Club Comes Daughter Dave Gay Gets Her Job Known London Manager Meets Nightclub Staff Straight Where]
Anyone who claims to have an entirely clear conscience is almost certainly a bore. Bernard Cornwell
[ Almost Anyone Bore Certainly Claims Clear Conscience Entirely]
Whoever claims that economic competition represents 'survival of the fittest' in the sense of the law of the jungle, provides the clearest possible evidence of his lack of knowledge of economics. George Reisman
[ Claims Clearest Competition Economic Economics Evidence Fittest His Jungle Knowledge Lack Law Possible Provides Represents Sense Survival Whoever]
I had made a decision early on that we were going to do the right things and that if they worked we were going to be very successful. And if for some reason they didn't, all the claims and the protestations and the excuses wouldn't make any difference. John Engler
[ Any Claims Decision Difference Early Excuses Going Had Made Make Reason Right Some Successful Things Very Were Worked]
One of the worst things to come out of the Consumer Protection Board's misleading claims is the impression that government resources are to hard to get and just aren't available for regular people like you and I. Matthew Lesko
[ Available Board Claims Come Consumer Get Government Hard Impression Just Misleading Out Protection Regular Resources Things Worst]
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong. Abraham Lincoln
[ Accordance Act Both Claims Contests Each God Great May Must Party Will Wrong]
Success in war underpins the claims to greatness of many presidents. R. W. Apple, Jr.
[ Claims Greatness Many Presidents Success War]
For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium. Albert Camus
[ Accompanied Barbarous Because Been Centuries Check Claims Constant Crime Death Equilibrium Forces Hold Instincts Law Man Often Penalty Persists State Trying Warring Why Yet]
Anybody who claims to read the entire paper every day is either the world's fastest reader or the world's biggest liar. Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
[ Anybody Biggest Claims Day Either Entire Every Fastest Liar Paper Read Reader World]
It is popular to call it a crisis of the Western world. It is in fact a crisis of the whole world. Communism, which claims to be a solution of the crisis, is itself a symptom and an irritant of the crisis. Whittaker Chambers
[ Call Claims Communism Crisis Fact Irritant Itself Popular Solution Symptom Western Which Whole World]
Yet creeds mean very little, Coth answered the dark god, still speaking almost gently. The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. James Branch Cabell
[ Almost Answered Best Creeds Dark Fears Gently God Little Live Mean Optimist Pessimist Possible Proclaims Speaking Still True Very Worlds Yet]
Elizabeth, Lady C, claims to be writing at the limits of language. Would it not be insulting to her if I were diligently to follow after her, explaining what she means but is not smart enough to say? J. M. Coetzee
[ After Claims Diligently Elizabeth Enough Explaining Follow Her Insulting Lady Language Limits Means Say She Smart Were Would Writing]
The purpose of education is to keep a culture from being drowned in senseless repetitions, each of which claims to offer a new insight. Harold Rosenberg
[ Being Claims Culture Drowned Each Education Insight Keep New Offer Purpose Repetitions Senseless Which]
Properly practiced creativity must result in greater sales more economically achieved. Properly practiced creativity can lift your claims out of the swamp of sameness and make them accepted, believed, persuasive, urgent. William Bernbach
[ Accepted Achieved Believed Claims Creativity Economically Greater Lift Make More Must Out Persuasive Practiced Properly Result Sales Sameness Swamp Them Urgent Your]
Duty is for Kant the One and All. Out of the duty of gratitude, he claims, one has to defend and esteem the ancients; and only out of duty has he become a great man. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Ancients Become Claims Defend Duty Esteem Gratitude Great Kant Man Only Out]
First our pleasures die - and then our hopes, and then our fears - and when these are dead, the debt is due dust claims dust - and we die too. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Claims Dead Debt Die Due Dust Fears First Hopes Our Pleasures Then These Too]
Tom Cruise's attorney said he is going to sue anyone who claims he is gay. In a related story, Ricky Martin's attorney has been hospitalized for exhaustion. Conan O'Brien
[ Anyone Attorney Been Claims Cruise Exhaustion Gay Going Martin Related Ricky Said Story Sue Tom]
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions; and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Age Claims Coming Future Hour Indifferent Live Longer Millions Must Nation Posterity Prepare Represented Suffering Synonymous Trustees Young Youth]
The press regularly proclaims my ambitions and my financial demands. Placido Domingo
[ Ambitions Demands Financial Press Proclaims Regularly]
What makes the Universal Declaration an epochal document is first of all its global impetus and secondly the breadth of its claims, a commitment to a new social contract, binding on all the Governments of the world. John Charles Polanyi
[ Binding Breadth Claims Commitment Contract Declaration Document First Global Governments Impetus Makes New Secondly Social Universal World]