Quotations that match 'defender'.

Defenders of the status quo will argue that this system has served us well over the centuries, that our parliamentary traditions have combined stability and flexibility and that we should not cast away in a minute what has taken generations to build. Ferdinand Mount
[ Argue Away Build Cast Centuries Combined Defenders Flexibility Generations Minute Our Over Parliamentary Quo Served Should Stability Status System Taken Traditions Us Well Will]
The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten. Calvin Coolidge
[ Defenders Forgets Forgotten Itself Nation Which Will]
For more than two centuries, the defenders of liberty have put their lives on the line, because they have known that we cannot take our freedoms for granted. Virgil Goode
[ Because Cannot Centuries Defenders Freedoms Granted Known Liberty Line Lives More Our Put Take Than Their Two]
The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders. Edward Abbey
[ Defenders Defense Idea Needs Only Wilderness]
There is no error so monstrous that it fails to find defenders among the ablest men. Lord Acton
[ Among Defenders Error Fails Find Men Monstrous]
It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising it; consequently, the defenders of every kind of regime claim that it is a democracy, and fear that they might have to stop using the word if it were tied down to any one meaning. George Orwell
[ Almost Any Call Claim Consequently Country Defenders Democracy Democratic Down Every Fear Felt Kind Meaning Might Praising Regime Stop Tied Universally Using Were Word]
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities. Ayn Rand
[ Cannot Claim Defenders Deny Earth Individual Minorities Minority Rights Smallest Those]
When you go into a game on offense, you make a couple moves and see what the defender is going to do. Then you pretty much can figure out what he is going to do against you - whether he carries his hands low or high, whether he is bumping or pushing, those type of things. Oscar Robertson
[ Against Carries Couple Defender Figure Game Go Going Hands High His Into Low Make Moves Much Offense Out Pretty Pushing See Then Things Those Type Whether]
I represented many of these kids as they become young adults in the criminal justice system when I was a public defender. One way of reaching out is by the mind of experimentation. Matt Gonzalez
[ Adults Become Criminal Defender Experimentation Justice Kids Many Mind Out Public Reaching Represented System These Way Young]
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its opposers. William Penn
[ Arguments Defenders Heat More Often Suffers Than Truth]
My back to the goal, physically fighting off defenders, trying to bang my goals in, every week I have to do the business for this club. That's the life of a striker. Ruud van Nistelrooy
[ Back Bang Business Club Defenders Every Fighting Goal Goals Life Off Physically Trying Week]
Then, in that hour of deliverance, my heart spoke. Does not such a country, and such defenders of their country, deserve a song? Francis Scott Key
[ Country Defenders Deliverance Deserve Does Heart Hour Song Spoke Such Their Then]
Scratch a pessimist and you find often a defender of privilege. William Beveridge
[ Defender Find Often Pessimist Privilege Scratch]
The paradigm of competition is a race: by rewarding the winner, we encourage everyone to run faster. When capitalism really works this way, it does a good job; but its defenders are wrong in assuming it always works this way. Richard Stallman
[ Always Assuming Capitalism Competition Defenders Does Encourage Everyone Faster Good Job Paradigm Race Really Rewarding Run Way Winner Works Wrong]
We discussed buying a defender. The view was the priority at that time given the way we were playing was that we needed support up front and that is why we bought Louis Saha. David Gill
[ Bought Buying Defender Discussed Front Given Louis Needed Playing Priority Support Time Up View Way Were Why]
Nothing does reason more right, than the coolness of those that offer it: For Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders, than from the arguments of its opposers. William Penn
[ Arguments Coolness Defenders Does Heat More Nothing Offer Often Reason Right Suffers Than Those Truth]
The nation's obligation to her defenders is as old as that defense itself. Steve Buyer
[ Defenders Defense Her Itself Nation Obligation Old]
We on our part will stick to our independent foreign policy of peace, acting forever as a strong defender of world peace and a persistent proponent of common development. Jinato Hu
[ Acting Common Defender Development Foreign Forever Independent Our Part Peace Persistent Policy Proponent Stick Strong Will World]
Liberals are stalwart defenders of civil liberties - provided we're only talking about criminals. Ann Coulter
[ Civil Criminals Defenders Liberals Liberties Only Provided Talking]
He that rebels against reason is a real rebel, but he that in defence of reason rebels against tyranny has a better title to Defender of the Faith, than George the Third. Thomas Paine
[ Against Better Defence Defender Faith George Real Reason Rebel Rebels Than Third Title Tyranny]
You can't ask every player to do the same thing. That's why we have amazing midfielders, defenders, forwards and keepers. You can't ask them to be of the same mold. Tiffeny Milbrett
[ Amazing Ask Defenders Every Forwards Keepers Mold Player Same Them Thing Why]
Further, a defensive policy involves the loss of the initiative, with all the consequent disadvantages to the defender. Douglas Haig
[ Consequent Defender Defensive Disadvantages Further Initiative Involves Loss Policy]
Nowadays there is more dynamism in chess, modern players like to take the initiative. Usually they are poor defenders though. Boris Spassky
[ Chess Defenders Dynamism Initiative Modern More Nowadays Players Poor Take Though Usually]