Quotations that match 'defends'.

For example, computer defends well, but for humans its is harder to defend than attack, particularly with the modern time control. Boris Spassky
[ Attack Computer Control Defend Defends Example Harder Humans Modern Particularly Than Time Well]
This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read. Winston Churchill
[ Against Being Defends Itself Length Read Report Risk Very]
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status. Laurence J. Peter
[ Bureaucracy Defends Long Lost Past Quo Status Time]
A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday. Erma Bombeck Birthday
[ Birthday Defends Electric Friend Gets Her His Husband Never Wife]
The length of this document defends it well against the risk of its being read. Winston Churchill
[ Against Being Defends Document Length Read Risk Well]
A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days. It is a scaffolding on which a worker can stand and labor with both hands at sections of time. Annie Dillard
[ Both Catching Chaos Days Defends Hands Labor Net Scaffolding Schedule Sections Stand Time Which Whim Worker]
Innocence is like polished armor; it adorns and defends. Bishop Robert South
[ Armor Defends Innocence Polished]
The same is the case with those opinions of man to which he has been accustomed from his youth; he likes them, defends them, and shuns the opposite views. Maimonides
[ Accustomed Been Case Defends His Likes Man Opinions Opposite Same Shuns Them Those Views Which Youth]
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Against Defends Disciple Eyes Guides Him Himself His Influence Inspires Own Personal Pupils Spirit Teacher Their True Will]
He who defends everything defends nothing. Frederick II
[ Defends Everything Nothing]
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Against Defends His Influences Own Personal Students Teacher True]
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably. William Penn
[ Adventures Advises Assists Boldly Continues Courageously Defends Freely Friend Justly Patiently Readily Takes True]
Suspicion is one of the morbid reactions by which an organism defends itself and seeks another equilibrium. Nathalie Sarraute
[ Another Defends Equilibrium Itself Morbid Organism Reactions Seeks Suspicion Which]
The scientist rigorously defends his right to be ignorant of almost everything except his specialty. Marshall McLuhan
[ Almost Defends Everything Except His Ignorant Right Rigorously Scientist Specialty]