Quotations that match 'disrupt'.

Oh, the transition concerns me because as we move towards an important political event, it's clear to me that the terrorists and insurgents will move as hard as they can to disrupt this process. John Abizaid
[ Because Clear Concerns Disrupt Event Hard Important Insurgents Move Oh Political Process Terrorists Towards Transition Will]
Since our complex societies are highly susceptible to interferences and accidents, they certainly offer ideal opportunities for a prompt disruption of normal activities. Jurgen Habermas
[ Accidents Activities Certainly Complex Disruption Highly Ideal Normal Offer Opportunities Our Prompt Since Societies Susceptible]
The biggest problem in South Africa is that we have a disrupted timeline. Historically, politically, spiritually, economically, in people's minds, in people's heads. Abdullah Ibrahim
[ Africa Biggest Disrupted Economically Heads Historically Minds Politically Problem South Spiritually Timeline]
Drama assumes an order. If only so that it might have - by disrupting that order - a way of surprising. Vaclav Havel
[ Assumes Drama Might Only Order Surprising Way]
I cannot permit you to disrupt the Paramount schedule. David O. Selznick
[ Cannot Disrupt Paramount Permit Schedule]
Supply chains cannot tolerate even 24 hours of disruption. So if you lose your place in the supply chain because of wild behavior you could lose a lot. It would be like pouring cement down one of your oil wells. Thomas Friedman
[ Because Behavior Cannot Cement Chain Chains Could Disruption Down Even Hours Lose Lot Oil Place Pouring Supply Tolerate Wells Wild Would Your]
The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part in bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy. John Maynard Keynes
[ Autocracy Bonds Bursting Convention Disruptive Either Errors Excessive Greater Ideas May National Part Played Power Powers Than]
One thing about these storms, we know how disruptive things can be when we depend on the system to keep working. What would happen if the terrorists do it? Knock down the power, destroy bridges, cut the water supply? Geraldo Rivera
[ Bridges Cut Depend Destroy Disruptive Down Happen How Keep Knock Know Power Storms Supply System Terrorists These Thing Things Water Working Would]
There is no peace because the making of peace is at least as costly as the making of war - at least as exigent, at least as disruptive, at least as liable to bring disgrace and prison and death in its wake. Daniel Berrigan
[ Because Bring Costly Death Disgrace Disruptive Least Liable Making Peace Prison Wake War]
My overall message for labor members is... that we understand that the benefits of trade are clear, but the disruption and the dislocation are painfully concentrated and we can't ignore them. Alexis Herman
[ Benefits Clear Concentrated Dislocation Disruption Ignore Labor Members Message Overall Painfully Them Trade Understand]
But any big change is more likely to result if there is a disruptive event such as new technologies or platforms that have a surprising effect on market share. Trip Hawkins
[ Any Big Change Disruptive Effect Event Likely Market More New Platforms Result Share Such Surprising Technologies]
People do have viewing patterns, and you disrupt those at your own peril. That's something that everybody learned after 1988. The numbers have gone down every year since that strike. Big time. Dick Wolf
[ After Big Disrupt Down Every Everybody Gone Learned Numbers Own Patterns Peril Since Something Strike Those Time Viewing Year Your]
The mission - the overall mission is to dismantle and defeat and disrupt al-Qaeda. But we have to make sure there's not a safe haven that returns in Afghanistan. Michael Mullen
[ Afghanistan Al-Qaeda Defeat Dismantle Disrupt Haven Make Mission Overall Returns Safe Sure]
My report card always said, 'Jim finishes first and then disrupts the other students'. Jim Carrey
[ Always Card Finishes First Jim Other Report Said Students Then]
Since 2001, the Patriot Act has provided the means to detect and disrupt terrorist threats against the U.S. Prior to enactment of the law, major legal barriers prevented intelligence, national defense, and law enforcement agencies from working together and sharing information. Roger Wicker
[ Act Against Agencies Barriers Defense Detect Disrupt Enactment Enforcement Information Intelligence Law Legal Major Means National Patriot Prevented Prior Provided Sharing Since Terrorist Threats Together Working]
The conscious purpose of science is control of Nature; its unconscious effect is disruption and chaos. William Irwin Thompson
[ Chaos Conscious Control Disruption Effect Nature Purpose Science Unconscious]
Communism has never come to power in a country that was not disrupted by war or corruption, or both. John F. Kennedy
[ Both Come Communism Corruption Country Disrupted Never Power War]
I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine. Caskie Stinnett
[ Disrupted Hate Having Life Lot Routine Travel]
For a long time many believed that there would be an automatic adjustment and counted on a rapid increase in the wages of the emerging nations, on our advances in technology and the costs of transport preventing disruption. But this reassuring analysis is out of date. Laurent Fabius
[ Adjustment Advances Analysis Automatic Believed Costs Counted Date Disruption Emerging Increase Long Many Nations Our Out Preventing Rapid Reassuring Technology Time Transport Wages Would]
An office occupation is another example as not only douse it disrupt the activities of the organization it also can raise the media profile of the campaign. Ben Edwards
[ Activities Also Another Campaign Disrupt Example Media Occupation Office Only Organization Profile Raise]
It was still quiet in the house, and not a sound was heard from outside, either. Were it not for this silence, my reverie would probably have been disrupted by reminders of daily duties, of getting up and going to school. Herman Hesse
[ Been Daily Disrupted Duties Either Getting Going Heard House Outside Probably Quiet Reminders Reverie School Silence Sound Still Up Were Would]
It is proper that the federal government help alleviate short-term disruptions and price spikes such as those brought about by Hurricane Katrina. Mel Martinez
[ Alleviate Brought Disruptions Federal Government Help Hurricane Katrina Price Proper Short-Term Spikes Such Those]
Undermine their pompous authority, reject their moral standards, make anarchy and disorder your trademarks. Cause as much chaos and disruption as possible but don't let them take you ALIVE. Sid Vicious
[ Alive Anarchy Authority Cause Chaos Disorder Disruption Make Moral Much Pompous Possible Reject Standards Take Their Them Undermine Your]
The independent role of morphology in mate choice is revealed by the rare instances where the usual association between song and morphology is disrupted. Peter R. Grant
[ Association Between Choice Disrupted Independent Instances Mate Morphology Rare Revealed Role Song Usual Where]
There is a series of sectors which could be severely disrupted by terrorist attacks, particularly if they were to happen in several member states simultaneously. Gijs de Vries
[ Attacks Could Disrupted Happen Member Particularly Sectors Series Several Severely Simultaneously States Terrorist Were Which]
The fact that you had disruptions in the peace process was not only in Rwanda. We had the same problem in Cambodia, we had the same problem in Mozambique, we had the same problem in Salvador. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Cambodia Disruptions Fact Had Only Peace Problem Process Rwanda Salvador Same]
If you cannot work on the marriage or the women is a moron, staying married and cheating makes the most sense because divorce is disruptive to the family life and your bank account. Al Goldstein
[ Account Bank Because Cannot Cheating Disruptive Divorce Family Life Makes Marriage Married Moron Most Sense Staying Women Work Your]
No matter how many plots we uncover and disrupt, no matter how many terrorist organizations we degrade or destroy, another individual or group will rise to take their place. Cofer Black
[ Another Degrade Destroy Disrupt Group How Individual Many Matter Organizations Place Plots Rise Take Terrorist Their Uncover Will]
It's just that if you're not disruptive everything seems to be repeated endlessly - not so much the good things but the bland things - the ordinary things - the weaker things get repeated- the stronger things get suppressed and held down and hidden. Robert Adamson
[ Bland Disruptive Down Endlessly Everything Get Good Held Hidden Just Much Ordinary Repeated Seems Stronger Suppressed Things Weaker]
True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted, waits to be transformed. Tom Robbins
[ Balanced Disorder Disrupted Expects Order Prepared Presumed Results Stability Stable System Transformed True Truly Unexpected Waits]
People are not fundamentally bad. It only takes the smallest of correctives to take care of that tiny minority that wants to disrupt the community. Jimmy Wales
[ Bad Care Community Disrupt Fundamentally Minority Only Smallest Take Takes Tiny Wants]
Jewish and Palestinian nationalism are virtually contemporaneous, and grew out of the disruptions that created new national movements from the ruins of the old empires / i. Jack Schwartz
[ Created Disruptions Empires Grew Jewish Movements National Nationalism New Old Out Palestinian Ruins Virtually]