Quotations that match 'majority'.But make no mistake, the President will find in our new majority the voice of the American people as they've expressed it tonight: standing on principle, checking Washington's power and leading the drive for a smaller, less costly, and more accountable government.
[ Accountable American Checking Costly Drive Expressed Find Government Leading Less Majority Make Mistake More New Our Power President Principle Smaller Standing Tonight Voice Washington Will]
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail. Business
[ Because Creating Fail Failure Lack Majority Meet Men New Persistence Place Plans Take Their Those Which]
In terms of development of the company, the vast majority of our sales are in the Far East and we will expect to strengthen our activities there, perhaps even moving some of our engineering activities abroad.
[ Abroad Activities Company Development East Engineering Even Expect Far Majority Moving Our Perhaps Sales Some Strengthen Terms Vast Will]
One man with courage makes a majority.
[ Courage Majority Makes Man]
Most Americans are more concerned about the economy and job creation. And they can't understand why the Obama administration or the Democrat majority in Congress wants to pass a bill like the cap-and-trade tax that will cost us jobs, that will hurt our economy, that will drive up costs for families, as well as for small businesses.
[ Administration Americans Bill Businesses Concerned Congress Cost Costs Creation Democrat Drive Economy Families Hurt Job Jobs Majority More Most Obama Obama Our Pass Small Tax Understand Up Us Wants Well Why Will]
Like the vast majority of my constituents, I continue to be concerned about record profits reported by petroleum companies at a time when consumers are paying record high prices for gasoline.
[ Companies Concerned Constituents Consumers Continue Gasoline High Majority Paying Petroleum Prices Profits Record Reported Time Vast]
To meet the expectations of the majority of our people, and to open up new vistas of economic opportunity so that the aspirations of Nigerians can stand a fair chance of being fulfilled in a lifetime, there must be a truly committed leadership in a democratic Nigeria.
[ Aspirations Being Chance Committed Democratic Economic Expectations Fair Fulfilled Leadership Lifetime Majority Meet Must New Nigeria Nigerians Open Opportunity Our Stand Truly Up Vistas]
Now I have known Sen. Bill Frist, the Majority Leader of the United States Senate, since he was born.
[ Bill Born Known Leader Majority Now Sen Senate Since States United]
As long as we're in a democracy, I have to give what I think the majority of people will enjoy.
[ Democracy Enjoy Give Long Majority Think Will]
It is conceivable that a party might gain the majority in parliament and claims the government for itself.
[ Claims Conceivable Gain Government Itself Majority Might Parliament Party]
My sense is that the majority of Conservatives share my reservations about how we got into Iraq.
[ Conservatives Got How Into Iraq Majority Reservations Sense Share]
After adding trillions to the debt on big-government policies most Americans didn't ask for and which we couldn't afford, Democratic leaders say they need more money, which they intend to take from small business, even though small businesses create the majority of new jobs.
[ Adding Afford After Americans Ask Business Businesses Create Debt Democratic Even Intend Jobs Leaders Majority Money More Most Need New Policies Say Small Take Though Trillions Which]
It does not prove a thing to be right because the majority say it is so.
[ Because Does Majority Prove Right Say Thing]
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin. Marriage
[ Husbands Majority Play Remind Trying Violin]
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
[ Justice Majority Proof Voice]
In the United States, the majority undertakes to supply a multitude of ready-made opinions for the use of individuals, who are thus relieved from the necessity of forming opinions of their own.
[ Forming Individuals Majority Multitude Necessity Opinions Own Ready-Made Relieved States Supply Their Thus Undertakes United Use]
Measurements of the specific ionization of both the positive and negative particles, by counting the number of droplets per unit length along the tracks, showed the great majority of both the positive and negative particles to possess unit electric charge.
[ Along Both Charge Counting Electric Great Ionization Length Majority Measurements Negative Number Particles Per Positive Possess Showed Specific Tracks Unit]
What scared me in that debate is that it's not about the ownership rules at all. The vast majority of people don't even know what the rules say, to be perfectly candid. Name all six of them.
[ Candid Debate Even Know Majority Name Ownership Perfectly Rules Say Scared Six Them Vast]
So war is an extremely sad business, because the majority of people don't want to be in it.
[ Because Business Extremely Majority Sad Want War]
Unlike the majority of the writers of his age, La Rochefoucauld was an aristocrat; and this fact gives a peculiar tone to his work.
[ Age Aristocrat Fact Gives His La Majority Peculiar Tone Unlike Work Writers]
Every religious group, while perhaps a majority somewhere, is also inevitably a minority somewhere else. Thus, religious organizations should and do show tolerance toward members of other religious denominations.
[ Also Denominations Else Every Group Inevitably Majority Members Minority Organizations Other Perhaps Religious Should Show Somewhere Thus Tolerance Toward While]
A country can truly call itself sporting when the majority of its people feel a personal need for sport.
[ Call Country Feel Itself Majority Need Personal Sport Sporting Truly]
I guess the President says the majority of the people didn't elect him, he doesn't have to listen to 'em anyway.
[ Anyway Elect Em Guess Him Listen Majority President Says]
The citizen parties, by an absolute majority, elected a National Socialist Government.
[ Absolute Citizen Elected Government Majority National Parties Socialist]
I am sure the majority of Iranians want a peace agreement with Israel and want Iran to integrate with the international community and accept its universal values.
[ Accept Agreement Am Community Integrate International Iran Iranians Israel Majority Peace Sure Universal Values Want]
But 85 percent of the mosques have extremist leadership in this country. Most Muslims, the overwhelming majority of Muslims, are loyal Americans.
[ Americans Country Extremist Leadership Loyal Majority Most Muslims Overwhelming Percent]
The vast majority of Muslims living here are peaceful citizens. Unfortunately, however, we also see religious and political fanaticism among Muslim groups in Germany.
[ Also Among Citizens Fanaticism Germany Groups Here However Living Majority Muslim Muslims Peaceful Political Religious See Unfortunately Vast]
The very purpose of the Bill of Rights and the Constitution is to protect minority rights against majority voters. Every court decision that strikes down discriminatory legislation, including past Supreme Court decisions, affirming the fundamental rights to marry the person you love, overrules a majority decision.
[ Affirming Against Bill Constitution Court Decision Decisions Discriminatory Down Every Fundamental Including Legislation Love Majority Marry Minority Past Person Protect Purpose Rights Strikes Supreme Very Voters]
That settled Abraham Lincoln with me. I was thoroughly satisfied that no such man ought to be President; but I could not yet conceive it possible that such a monster would be the choice of a majority of the people for President.
[ Abraham Choice Conceive Could Lincoln Majority Man Monster Ought Possible President Satisfied Settled Such Thoroughly Would Yet]
The vast majority of politicians think they are functioning on high principle.
[ Functioning High Majority Politicians Principle Think Vast]
The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.
[ First-Rate Happy Majority Mind Minority Only Second-Rate Thinking]
If the government has an a priori right to our property, and thus lives, we are nothing more than chattel, slaves, to the majority with the government acting as the enforcer. Government and society's 'needs' are bottomless pits and our government has become despotic in attempting to fufill those 'needs.' Politics
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
Well, many of us believe that excessive media concentration is a subject that ought to be addressed, and it is, of course, the intention of the majority party not to allow that to be discussed.
[ Addressed Allow Believe Concentration Course Discussed Excessive Intention Majority Many Media Ought Party Subject Us Well]
What is morality in any given time or place? It is what the majority then and there happen to like and immorality is what they dislike.
[ Any Dislike Given Happen Immorality Majority Morality Place Then Time]
Democratic forms of government are vulnerable to mass prejudice, the so-called tyranny of the majority.
[ Democratic Forms Government Majority Mass Prejudice So-Called Tyranny Vulnerable]
The tillage of the soil occupies the vast majority of those who work for their own bread.
[ Bread Majority Occupies Own Soil Their Those Tillage Vast Work]
To be in the EU, it means to have same rules of... for economy, for social life, to be together in the majority of European countries.
[ Countries Economy Eu European Life Majority Means Rules Same Social Together]
If there is a nuclear tactic being used here, I submit it is the use of that obstruction where a willful minority blocks a bipartisan majority from voting on the President's judicial nominees.
[ Being Bipartisan Blocks Here Judicial Majority Minority Nominees Nuclear Obstruction President Submit Tactic Use Used Voting Where Willful]
In a democracy there is a centralization of governmental power in a simple majority.
[ Centralization Democracy Governmental Majority Power Simple]
I'm used to being in the minority. I'm a left-handed gay Jew. I've never felt, automatically, a member of any majority.
[ Any Automatically Being Felt Gay Jew Left-Handed Majority Member Minority Never Used]
One with the law is a majority.
[ Law Majority]
While it's very hard to know exactly how to measure public opinion there, because there's no really good polling, the fact of the matter is that in all the polls I've seen the vast majority of the Iraqis prefer to be free and are pleased that the coalition freed them.
[ Because Coalition Exactly Fact Free Freed Good Hard How Iraqis Know Majority Matter Measure Opinion Pleased Polling Polls Prefer Public Really Seen Them Vast Very While]
We in the majority have worked hard to empower people to create opportunities, to make jobs, to do things that turn America into a place where people can achieve their dreams.
[ Achieve America Create Dreams Empower Hard Into Jobs Majority Make Opportunities Place Their Things Turn Where Worked]
A majority of Americans oppose partial-birth abortion, and Judge Hamilton's decision flies in the face of Congress passing and President Bush signing legislation banning such horrible acts of violence.
[ Abortion Acts Americans Banning Bush Congress Decision Face Flies Hamilton Horrible Judge Legislation Majority Oppose Passing President Signing Such Violence]
Reconciliation is a special budget procedure to change entitlement and tax laws. It cannot be filibustered and requires only a simple majority in the Senate to be passed. It is primarily intended for deficit and mandatory spending reduction.
[ Budget Cannot Change Deficit Entitlement Intended Laws Majority Mandatory Only Passed Primarily Procedure Reconciliation Reduction Requires Senate Simple Special Spending Tax]
I know I have sex appeal, but I've never felt like an actual sex symbol. Fans sometimes think I am. The majority of them are sweet about it, but occasionally somebody weird becomes totally fixated upon me.
[ Actual Am Appeal Becomes Fans Felt Fixated Know Majority Never Occasionally Sex Somebody Sometimes Sweet Symbol Them Think Totally Upon Weird]
As for our majority... one is enough.
[ Enough Majority Our]
There are some liberals eager to embrace a culture void of morals, but the majority of America is made up of honest, hard-working families who turned out in droves to protect the traditional way of life.
[ America Culture Droves Eager Embrace Families Hard-Working Honest Liberals Life Made Majority Morals Out Protect Some Traditional Turned Up Void Way]
The vast majority of people who watch baseball can properly call 95% of all plays that happen on the field. My job is to teach you how to call the other 5%.
[ Baseball Call Field Happen How Job Majority Other Plays Properly Teach Vast Watch]
It is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.
[ Base Because Believed Change Does Low Majority Masses Merely Mind Proof Think Truth Wish]
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will of its majority, to bind themselves, but none to bind the succeeding generation, more than the inhabitants of another country.
[ Another Bind Consider Country Distinct Each Generation Inhabitants Majority May More Nation None Right Succeeding Than Themselves Will]
The majority is always wrong; the minority is rarely right.
[ Always Majority Minority Rarely Right Wrong]
All politics are based on the indifference of the majority.
[ Based Indifference Majority Politics]
Thus, the controversy about the Moral Majority arises not only from its views, but from its name - which, in the minds of many, seems to imply that only one set of public policies is moral and only one majority can possibly be right.
[ Arises Controversy Imply Majority Many Minds Moral Name Only Policies Possibly Public Right Seems Set Thus Views Which]
The worst enemy of truth and freedom in our society is the compact majority.
[ Compact Enemy Freedom Majority Our Society Truth Worst]
In the final analysis, the whole cause of world revolution hinges on the revolutionary struggles of the Asian, African and Latin American people who make up the overwhelming majority of the world's population.
[ African American Analysis Asian Cause Final Hinges Latin Majority Make Overwhelming Population Revolution Revolutionary Struggles Up Whole World]
To be sure, the vast majority of people who are untrained can accept the results of science only on authority.
[ Accept Authority Majority Only Results Science Sure Untrained Vast]
Our family had been shattered, but we now are more united, and the remains of my family and the majority of my mother's family are glad to know the truth about a horrible crime.
[ Been Crime Family Glad Had Horrible Know Majority More Mother Now Our Remains Shattered Truth United]
The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in the middle.
[ Best Game Heads History Majority Middle Over Played Usually Worst]
I think that might have been an element in it, and people have asked me that very thing. Remember, Disney is the majority shareholder, but it is not an operating division of Disney.
[ Asked Been Disney Division Element Majority Might Operating Remember Thing Think Very]
The basic policy of the British Government was that since the majority of people in Northern Ireland wished to remain in the United Kingdom, that was that. We asked what would happen if the majority wanted something else, if the majority wanted to see Irish unity.
[ Asked Basic British Else Government Happen Ireland Irish Kingdom Majority Northern Policy Remain See Since Something United Unity Wanted Wished Would]
Whether you are from Minnesota, Wisconsin or any other Northern tier state, you are not going to like the reimbursement formula. The problem we face is that we wouldn't have that formula if a majority of the states didn't like it, and they have the majority of the votes.
[ Any Face Formula Going Majority Minnesota Northern Other Problem State States Tier Votes Whether Wisconsin]
Success in the majority of circumstances depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
[ Circumstances Depends How Knowing Long Majority Succeed Success Takes]
I suppress the vast majority of what I write.
[ Majority Suppress Vast Write]
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their ability to act according to their beliefs.
[ Ability According Act Beliefs Distinguishes Few Majority Men Their]
The majority is still at the General's disposal.
[ Disposal General Majority Still]
It is the purpose of the majority of the Immigration Committee to encourage assimilation, yet this bill has already done more than anything I know of to bring about discord among our resident aliens.
[ Aliens Already Among Anything Assimilation Bill Bring Committee Discord Done Encourage Immigration Know Majority More Our Purpose Resident Than Yet]
A minority may be right, and a majority is always wrong.
[ Always Majority May Minority Right Wrong]
To say that a work of art is good, but incomprehensible to the majority of men, is the same as saying of some kind of food that it is very good but that most people can't eat it. Art
[ Art Eat Food Good Incomprehensible Kind Majority Men Most Same Say Saying Some Very Work]
The minority yields to the majority!
[ Majority Minority Yields]
The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
[ Acting Against Because Divided Machine Majority Minority Political Triumphs United]
The only kind of coercion I recommend is mutual coercion, mutually agreed upon by the majority of the people affected.
[ Affected Agreed Coercion Kind Majority Mutual Mutually Only Recommend Upon]
MPC, Moving Picture Company, they're really excellent, they did the majority of the effects.
[ Company Did Effects Excellent Majority Moving Picture Really]
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion.
[ Anything Done Great History Majority Passed Seclusion Shows Their Youth]
I have no way of knowing how people really feel, but the vast majority of those I meet couldn't be nicer. Every once in a while someone barks at me. My New Year's resolution is not to bark back.
[ Back Bark Barks Every Feel How Knowing Majority Meet New Nicer Once Really Resolution Someone Those Vast Way While Year]
Lead singers not only do the majority of the work, but their personalities are singled out and taken as the general attitude of the unit.
[ Attitude General Lead Majority Only Out Personalities Singers Singled Taken Their Unit Work]
What is more comforting to the terrorists around the world: the failure to pass the 9/11 legislation because we lacked 'a majority of the majority,' or putting aside partisan politics to enact tough new legislation with America's security foremost in mind?
[ America Around Aside Because Comforting Enact Failure Foremost Lacked Legislation Majority Mind More New Partisan Pass Politics Putting Security Terrorists Tough World]
As part of our layered approach, we have expedited the deployment of new Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) units to help detect concealed metallic and non-metallic threats on passengers. These machines are now in use at airports nationwide, and the vast majority of travelers say they prefer this technology to alternative screening measures.
[ Advanced Airports Alternative Approach Concealed Deployment Detect Help Imaging Layered Machines Majority Measures Nationwide New Now Our Part Passengers Prefer Say Screening Technology These Threats Travelers Units Use Vast]
One on God's side is a majority.
[ God Majority Side]
This House cannot function without an open, accountable, and independent ethics process; and the molestation of that process by the majority is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
[ Abuse Accountable Cannot Ethics Function House Independent Majority Open Power Process Stand Without]
I fear that the hearts of the vast majority of mankind would beat on strongly and steadily and without any quickening if the league were to perish altogether.
[ Altogether Any Beat Fear Hearts League Majority Mankind Perish Quickening Steadily Strongly Vast Were Without Would]
Democrats' attack on the Republican majority leader is nothing but a coordinated agenda to stop an effective leader from accomplishing the people's business.
[ Accomplishing Agenda Attack Business Coordinated Democrats Effective Leader Majority Nothing Republican Stop]
Tonight - to you, the great silent majority of my fellow Americans - I ask for your support.
[ Americans Ask Fellow Great Majority Silent Support Tonight Your]
The majority of Americans, the ones who never elected George W. Bush, are not fooled by his weapons of mass distraction.
[ Americans Bush Distraction Elected Fooled George His Majority Mass Never Ones Weapons]
It is quite true - in fact, obvious on the surface - that the vast majority of dramatic shows and comedies, as well, advocate a liberal and humanistic and relativistic lifestyle and concept.
[ Advocate Comedies Concept Dramatic Fact Humanistic Liberal Lifestyle Majority Obvious Quite Shows Surface True Vast Well]
Finally, I want to make the point that we are Republicans. We are the majority. It is going to be a little more difficult because we have to govern and come up with ideas.
[ Because Come Difficult Finally Going Govern Ideas Little Majority Make More Point Republicans Up Want]
Our government is founded upon the intelligence of the people. I for one do not despair of the republic. I have great confidence in the virtue of the great majority of the people, and I cannot fear the result.
[ Cannot Confidence Despair Fear Founded Government Great Intelligence Majority Our Republic Result Upon Virtue]
The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority have always done just the opposite.
[ Always Done Fools Just Majority Opposite Said Same Things Wise]
All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle, that though the will of the majority is in all cases to prevail, that will to be rightful must be reasonable; that the minority possess their equal rights, which equal law must protect, and to violate would be oppression.
[ Bear Cases Equal Law Majority Mind Minority Must Oppression Possess Prevail Principle Protect Reasonable Rightful Rights Sacred Their Though Too Violate Which Will Would]
FDR created today's 30 percent coalition. Obama wants to finish the job by turning it into a permanent ruling majority. There's nothing new about the Obama Narrative. It is the FDR Narrative on steroids. It is intended to lead to greater statism and political gain.
[ Coalition Created Finish Gain Greater Intended Into Job Lead Majority Narrative New Nothing Obama Obama Percent Permanent Political Ruling Steroids Today Turning Wants]
In America the majority raises formidable barriers around the liberty of opinion; within these barriers an author may write what he pleases, but woe to him if he goes beyond them.
[ America Around Author Barriers Beyond Formidable Goes Him Liberty Majority May Opinion Pleases Raises Them These Within Woe Write]
Never be afraid to stand with the minority when the minority is right, for the minority which is right will one day be the majority.
[ Afraid Day Majority Minority Never Right Stand Which Will]
Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
[ Current Did Events Ever History Majority Neither Nor Rule Show]
The majority of directors I've worked with didn't know how to talk to actors.
[ Actors Directors How Know Majority Talk Worked]
It is not worth an intelligent man's time to be in the majority. By definition, there are already enough people to do that. Intelligence
[ Already Definition Enough Intelligent Majority Man Time Worth]
With the parties at virtual parity and the ideological gulf between them never greater, the stakes of majority control of Congress are extremely high.
[ Between Congress Control Extremely Greater Gulf High Ideological Majority Never Parity Parties Stakes Them Virtual]
By virtually any measure, the record of the Republican Majority is an appalling failure.
[ Any Appalling Failure Majority Measure Record Republican Virtually]
When you're in the minority, it doesn't matter what you're agenda is, you're not going to have the degree of freedom that you have as a member of the majority.
[ Agenda Degree Freedom Going Majority Matter Member Minority]
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting distributes an annual appropriation that we provide in accordance with a statutory formula, the vast majority of which goes directly to public radio and television stations.
[ Accordance Annual Appropriation Broadcasting Corporation Directly Distributes Formula Goes Majority Provide Public Radio Stations Statutory Television Vast Which]
In politics, an organized minority is a political majority.
[ Majority Minority Organized Political Politics]
When I think of vision, I have in mind the ability to see above and beyond the majority.
[ Ability Above Beyond Majority Mind See Think Vision]
The overwhelming majority of my rated wealth consists of investments in companies that produce goods and services.
[ Companies Consists Goods Investments Majority Overwhelming Produce Rated Services Wealth]
Don't ever let economic alone determine your career or how you spend the majority of your time.
[ Alone Career Determine Economic Ever How Majority Spend Time Your]
In the Constitution of the American Republic there was a deliberate and very extensive and emphatic division of governmental power for the very purpose of preventing unbridled majority rule.
[ American Constitution Deliberate Division Emphatic Extensive Governmental Majority Power Preventing Purpose Republic Rule Unbridled Very]
If a budget is designed to show our values, it's clear where the majority stands: against opportunity, against education, and against America's hard-working, tax-paying middle class.
[ Against America Budget Class Clear Designed Education Hard-Working Majority Middle Opportunity Our Show Stands Values Where]
If you eat something and get fat, you should be responsible for it. I think that is the attitude of the great majority of Americans, that you should be responsible for what you eat.
[ Americans Attitude Eat Fat Get Great Majority Responsible Should Something Think]
A dissenting minority feels free only when it can impose its will on the majority: what it abominates most is the dissent of the majority.
[ Dissent Feels Free Impose Majority Minority Most Only Will]
The issue for us is rebuilding a governing majority that is comfortable with differences that can transcend the divisiveness and unify behind the principles that we know our party has succeeded on.
[ Behind Comfortable Differences Divisiveness Governing Issue Know Majority Our Party Principles Rebuilding Succeeded Transcend Unify Us]
The majority of them give the impression of being men who have been drafted into the job during a period of martial law and are only waiting for the end of the emergency to get back to a really congenial occupation such as slum demolition or debt collecting.
[ Back Been Being Collecting Congenial Debt Drafted During Emergency End Get Give Impression Into Job Law Majority Martial Men Occupation Only Period Really Slum Such Them Waiting]
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to call our attitude of subjection a posture of respect.
[ Attitude Because Call Compelled Majority Our Posture Respect Subjection Submit]
Before I can live with other folks I've got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.
[ Abide Before Conscience Folks Got Live Majority Myself Other Person Rule Thing]
Because the majority of my readers are women, I feel that one public service I can provide to them is to spread the message of regular mammograms and early detection within the strip.
[ Because Detection Early Feel Majority Mammograms Message Provide Public Readers Regular Service Spread Strip Them Within Women]
The silent majority distrusts people who believe in causes.
[ Believe Causes Distrusts Majority Silent]
There can be no assumption that today's majority is "right" and the Amish and others like them are "wrong." A way of life that is odd or even erratic but interferes with no rights or interests of others is not to be condemned because it is different.
[ Assumption Because Condemned Different Erratic Even Interests Interferes Life Majority Odd Others Right Rights Them Today Way Wrong]
When they say you're the best, I always remember that the majority of the audience probably thinks someone else should have gotten the award.
[ Always Audience Award Best Else Gotten Majority Probably Remember Say Should Someone Thinks]
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
[ Any Before Comes Defeat Easiest Exactly Failures Life Logical Majority Man Meet Men Most Much Overtakes Perhaps Quit Some Success Sure Temporary Thing]
To reduce this claim of slavery to an absurdity, it is only necessary to add that there are only two states in which slaves are a majority, and not one in which the slaveholders are not a very disproportionate minority.
[ Absurdity Add Claim Disproportionate Majority Minority Necessary Only Reduce Slavery Slaves States Two Very Which]
When one is required to preside over the Church, and be entrusted with the care of so many souls, the whole female sex must retire before the magnitude of the task, and the majority of men also.
[ Also Before Care Church Entrusted Female Magnitude Majority Many Men Must Over Preside Required Retire Sex Souls Task Whole]
There was a very convincing argument made that the extremists have won and the aggression is now supported by the majority, therefore fighting until surrender was the only alternative.
[ Aggression Alternative Argument Convincing Extremists Fighting Made Majority Now Only Supported Surrender Therefore Until Very Won]
The Republican majority will stop at nothing to prevent access to the legal system for those who are hurt.
[ Access Hurt Legal Majority Nothing Prevent Republican Stop System Those Will]
I find that the majority of the actors I've worked with are extremely sensitive people and very spontaneous people. That's why I always say I'll never date an actor, because they're in love with you one day and the next day they're not.
[ Actor Actors Always Because Date Day Extremely Find Love Majority Never Next Say Sensitive Spontaneous Very Why Worked]
Without peace and without the overwhelming majority of people that believe in peace defending it, working for it, believing in it, security can never really be a reality.
[ Believe Believing Defending Majority Never Overwhelming Peace Reality Really Security Without Working]
When I'm up on stage, I don't think about anything except the song I'm singing. Anyway, the majority of my audience is female, and I can't think that many of them want to see me a French maid outfit somehow!
[ Anything Anyway Audience Except Female French Maid Majority Many Outfit See Singing Somehow Song Stage Them Think Up Want]
Like me, the great majority of Americans wish both to preserve the traditional definition of marriage and to oppose bias and intolerance directed towards gays and lesbians.
[ Americans Bias Both Definition Directed Gays Great Intolerance Lesbians Majority Marriage Oppose Preserve Towards Traditional Wish]
Certainly in the modern age where everything is glossed over, when somebody speaks their mind, the majority of the public go, I'd love to have said that.
[ Age Certainly Everything Go Love Majority Mind Modern Over Public Said Somebody Speaks Their Where]
Whenever a female takes a strong stand for herself, the majority of the time they have to really, really narrow it down to being feminine and wearing dresses and just being lipstick chic.
[ Being Chic Down Dresses Female Feminine Herself Just Lipstick Majority Narrow Really Stand Strong Takes Time Wearing Whenever]
Even the majority of the Sunnis have grown tired of foreign terrorists operating in Iraq.
[ Even Foreign Grown Iraq Majority Operating Sunnis Terrorists Tired]
What the oil producer gets paid is about 16 percent. The majority of it is tax, which in fairness to the government of this country they have accepted and admitted.
[ Accepted Admitted Country Fairness Gets Government Majority Oil Paid Percent Producer Tax Which]
I guess the majority of people who want to ban certain musicians are the ones who are so proud of everything America stands for.
[ America Ban Certain Everything Guess Majority Musicians Ones Proud Stands Want]
I've done the gay, over-the-top guy. I want to jump into another show where I wear pants for the majority of the time.
[ Another Done Gay Guy Into Jump Majority Over-The-Top Pants Show Time Want Wear Where]
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.
[ Blood Day Decisions Great Iron Majority Means Questions Settled Speeches Will]
In economics, the majority is always wrong.
[ Always Economics Majority Wrong]
By the reduction of the Arabs on the one hand and Jewish immigration in the transition period on the other, we will ensure an absolute Hebrew majority in a parliamentary regime.
[ Absolute Arabs Ensure Hand Hebrew Immigration Jewish Majority Other Parliamentary Period Reduction Regime Transition Will]
Nothing is as approved as mediocrity, the majority has established it and it fixes it fangs on whatever gets beyond it either way.
[ Approved Beyond Either Established Fangs Fixes Gets Majority Mediocrity Nothing Way Whatever]
In no other country in the world is the love of property keener or more alert than in the United States, and nowhere else does the majority display less inclination toward doctrines which in any way threaten the way property is owned.
[ Alert Any Country Display Doctrines Does Else Inclination Keener Less Love Majority More Nowhere Other Owned Property States Than Threaten Toward United Way Which World]
I want to share with the American people that President Bush and the Republican majority in just 4 years have borrowed $1.05 trillion from foreign nations. That is selling our country to other nations because of the spending that is going on.
[ American Because Borrowed Bush Country Foreign Going Just Majority Nations Other Our President Republican Selling Share Spending Trillion Want Years]
The majority of my work is from life. I spend most fine days from May to October painting outside.
[ Days Fine Life Majority May Most October Outside Painting Spend Work]
Lyndon Johnson, as majority leader of the United States Senate, he made the Senate work.
[ Johnson Leader Lyndon Made Majority Senate States United Work]
Look, all this is about is utilizing the rules of the Senate, using a majority of the senators, to make sure that we get health reform done. We cannot wait another day.
[ Another Cannot Day Done Get Health Look Majority Make Reform Rules Senate Senators Sure Using Utilizing Wait]
The funny thing is, people's perceptions of what a song is about is usually wrong a majority of the time. But they're still going to read what they want to into it.
[ Funny Going Into Majority Perceptions Read Song Still Thing Time Usually Want Wrong]
One man with courage is a majority.
[ Courage Majority Man]
In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel oppressions upon the minority.
[ Capable Citizens Cruel Democracy Exercising Majority Minority Most Oppressions Upon]
It's always the minorities who aren't a part of the mainstream who define what the limits... of the majority are going to be.
[ Always Define Going Limits Mainstream Majority Minorities Part]
But there's no reason why we should abdicate our foundational principles because certain groups don't believe in them. You know, no majority should surrender its deeply held beliefs to those who don't believe in anything.
[ Abdicate Anything Because Beliefs Believe Certain Deeply Foundational Groups Held Know Majority Our Principles Reason Should Surrender Them Those Why]
I don't very often think I've done a good job. I don't like the majority of what I do. I shouldn't say I don't like it, but I'm not satisfied with almost everything that I do.
[ Almost Done Everything Good Job Majority Often Satisfied Say Think Very]
This nation was conceived in liberty and dedicated to the principle - among others - that honest men may honestly disagree; that if they all say what they think, a majority of the people will be able to distinguish truth from error.
[ Able Among Conceived Dedicated Disagree Distinguish Error Honest Honestly Liberty Majority May Men Nation Others Principle Say Think Truth Will]
I get a sense that we've all been educated into one school of thought. I'm not surprised at all to find among the overwhelming majority of scientists, are people who would hold one particular view because that's all they're exposed to.
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That a majority of the Abolitionists in this place would patronize a free labor store, in preference to others, I do not doubt; but we do not muster money in Cincinnati.
[ Abolitionists Cincinnati Doubt Free Labor Majority Money Muster Others Patronize Place Preference Store Would]
Columbus did not seek a new route to the Indies in response to a majority directive.
[ Columbus Did Directive Indies Majority New Response Route Seek]
The overwhelming majority of Americans are possessed of two great qualities a sense of humor and a sense of proportion.
[ Americans Great Humor Majority Overwhelming Possessed Proportion Qualities Sense Two]
Now, so, if you want to blame someone for wasteful spending, the Republicans are in the majority.
[ Blame Majority Now Republicans Someone Spending Want Wasteful]
It is commercial pop that the majority of people understand. A working man's daughter would not understand blues.
[ Blues Commercial Daughter Majority Man Pop Understand Working Would]
I think the Democrats are catering to them, but, you know, in the entire history of the United States of America, there has never been a judge who has been refused a vote when there was a majority of Senators willing to vote for his confirmation, never in history.
[ America Been Catering Confirmation Democrats Entire His History Judge Know Majority Never Refused Senators States Them Think United Vote Willing]
You have to look also to the media, where you have a vast majority of the loudest and most influential political voices in America media from people who came from the entertainment world.
[ Also America Came Entertainment Influential Look Loudest Majority Media Most Political Vast Voices Where World]
A majority in all parties do, I think, want to see local government recover its old vigour and independence.
[ Government Independence Local Majority Old Parties Recover See Think Vigour Want]
The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return. Government
[ Along Class Drudge Ever Genius Get Heavy Inequity Kept Majority Most Nothing Our Paying Questioning Return Ruling System Taxes Where Which]
Life is the desert, life the solitude, death joins us to the great majority.
[ Death Desert Great Joins Life Majority Solitude Us]
The majority of people in Angola were not provided with any kind of schooling and were completely illiterate, very badly paid, and treated almost as slaves.
[ Almost Angola Any Badly Completely Illiterate Kind Majority Paid Provided Schooling Slaves Treated Very Were]
Congress is functioning the way the Founding Fathers intended-not very well. They understood that if you move too quickly, our democracy will be less responsible to the majority.
[ Congress Democracy Fathers Founding Functioning Less Majority Move Our Quickly Responsible Too Understood Very Way Well Will]
On a scale of the United States, the Hollywood influence on what comes out, that's not the majority views of across the country. What we read in Us Weekly or People magazine, or Entertainment Tonight, it's not what the majority of the country is thinking.
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In 1972, I got my first electric bass and started playing the kind of instrument I play now. I found that the majority of musicians couldn't bear that. They are not used to listening to the bass because they think the bass is in the background to support them.
[ Background Bass Bear Because Electric First Found Got Instrument Kind Listening Majority Musicians Now Play Playing Started Support Them Think Used]
So, yes, we do celebrate America today because the majority will stand up and empower the American people to live that American Dream and to be part of making a better, freer, and safer world.
[ America American Because Better Celebrate Dream Empower Freer Live Majority Making Part Safer Stand Today Up Will World Yes]
An apology for the actions of some troops who, of course, are not representative of the majority of the armed forces here, I think that would have been useful and it would have helped to some extent.
[ Actions Apology Armed Been Course Extent Forces Helped Here Majority Representative Some Think Troops Useful Would]
Now almost every artist outside of New York is connected with some school or some museum school, and even in New York the majority are. That's an interesting fact when you take the idea of making money, making a living selling paintings. Only a dozen or two painters do that.
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I am convinced that the majority of American people do understand that we have a moral responsibility to foster the concepts of opportunity, free enterprise, the rule of law, and democracy. They understand that these values are the hope of the world.
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Today's white majority is largely silent about the race question.
[ Largely Majority Question Race Silent Today White]
There is no maxim, in my opinion, which is more liable to be misapplied, and which, therefore, more needs elucidation, than the current one, that the interest of the majority is the political standard of right and wrong.
[ Current Interest Liable Majority Maxim More Needs Opinion Political Right Standard Than Therefore Which Wrong]
We have a set of sensible policies that are appropriate for the 21st century and which strike a chord of appeal with the silent majority. Perhaps that is why we are welcoming new members every week who have never before been involved in politics.
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As there is oppression of the majority such oppression will be fought with increasing hatred.
[ Fought Hatred Increasing Majority Oppression Such Will]
Honesty, integrity, and accountability, the values, which should be the hallmark of this government, have instead been thrown under the bus by an arrogant majority, casualties in a misguided campaign to shield from accountability those who abuse this House.
[ Abuse Accountability Arrogant Been Bus Campaign Casualties Government Hallmark Honesty House Instead Integrity Majority Misguided Shield Should Those Thrown Under Values Which]
President Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, and their team have failed the American people, and that is why their majority will soon be out the door.
[ American Door Failed Harry Majority Nancy Obama Obama Out Pelosi President Reid Soon Team Their Why Will]
While there are many wonderful police investigators out there doing some very fine work, the majority of the time it is not brains that catches serial killers.
[ Brains Catches Doing Fine Investigators Killers Majority Many Out Police Serial Some Time Very While Wonderful Work]
A majority of American citizens are now becoming skeptical of the claim that our carbon footprints, resulting from our use of fossil fuels, are going to lead to climatic calamities. But governments are not yet listening to the citizens.
[ American Becoming Calamities Carbon Citizens Claim Climatic Footprints Fossil Fuels Going Governments Lead Listening Majority Now Our Resulting Skeptical Use Yet]
The crusades of Vietnam and Watergate seemed like a good idea at the time, even a noble one, not only to the press but perhaps to a majority of Americans.
[ Americans Crusades Even Good Idea Majority Noble Only Perhaps Press Seemed Time Vietnam Watergate]
The large majority of the Negroes who have put on the finishing touches of our best colleges are all but worthless in the development of their people.
[ Best Colleges Development Finishing Large Majority Negroes Our Put Their Touches Worthless]
The disposition of all power is to abuses, nor does it at all mend the matter that its possessors are a majority.
[ Abuses Disposition Does Majority Matter Mend Nor Possessors Power]
Except when war is waged in a desert, noncombatants, also known as civilians or "the people," constitute the great majority of those affected.
[ Affected Also Civilians Constitute Desert Except Great Known Majority Those Waged War]
Unfortunately, our history has abundant examples of patriotism being used to hurt those who express views in disagreement with that of the majority.
[ Abundant Being Disagreement Examples Express History Hurt Majority Our Patriotism Those Unfortunately Used Views]
It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds.
[ Brush Does Fires Irate Keen Majority Minds Minority Prevail Rather Require Set Tireless]
There is something wonderful in seeing a wrong-headed majority assailed by truth.
[ Assailed Majority Seeing Something Truth Wonderful]
One and God make a majority.
[ God Majority Make]
What is the primary purpose of a political leader? To build a majority. If voters care about parking lots, then talk about parking lots.
[ Build Care Leader Lots Majority Parking Political Primary Purpose Talk Then Voters]
The majority of the time I'm at home with my family, I play football three times a week.
[ Family Football Home Majority Play Three Time Times Week]
Although charismatic, James Dean is no Harrison Ford. In the majority of his movies, sooner or later he got the crap beaten out of him.
[ Although Beaten Charismatic Crap Dean Ford Got Harrison Him His James Later Majority Movies Out Sooner]
It would be a tragic mistake for us out here to imagine that Bush represents the hearts and the minds of the majority of your countrymen. Many of your black and other compatriots must be just as anguished as we are.
[ Anguished Black Bush Compatriots Countrymen Hearts Here Imagine Just Majority Many Minds Mistake Must Other Out Represents Tragic Us Would Your]
Individual rights are not subject to a public vote; a majority has no right to vote away the rights of a minority; the political function of rights is precisely to protect minorities from oppression by majorities (and the smallest minority on earth is the individual).
[ Away Earth Function Individual Majorities Majority Minorities Minority Oppression Political Precisely Protect Public Right Rights Smallest Subject Vote]
The overwhelming majority of theories are rejected because they contain bad explanations, not because they fail experimental tests.
[ Bad Because Contain Experimental Explanations Fail Majority Overwhelming Rejected Tests Theories]
There's a certain part of the contented majority who love anybody who is worth a billion dollars.
[ Anybody Billion Certain Contented Dollars Love Majority Part Worth]
This majority is working for America, and one of those ways is we have tremendously low unemployment. This economy has created millions of new jobs, and we are expecting growth this first quarter of somewhere higher than 4 percent.
[ America Created Economy Expecting First Growth Higher Jobs Low Majority Millions New Percent Quarter Somewhere Than Those Tremendously Unemployment Ways Working]
The vast majority of English folk cannot and will not consider a picture as a picture, apart from any story which it may be supposed to tell.
[ Any Apart Cannot Consider English Folk Majority May Picture Story Supposed Tell Vast Which Will]
I love the ACLU and I'm concerned now, especially when it comes to our rights, with current politics and the religious community and the Conservative majority or minority - I don't know who they are.
[ Comes Community Concerned Conservative Current Especially Know Love Majority Minority Now Our Politics Religious Rights]
The vast majority of prisoners at Abu Ghraib, even after interrogation, had no further intel value whatsoever.
[ Abu After Even Further Ghraib Had Intel Interrogation Majority Prisoners Value Vast Whatsoever]
You can set up whatever negotiations or structure you want, but until the Palestinians are willing to accept the fact, as the majority of Israelis do, that there should be two states between the Jordan and the Mediterranean, we won't have peace.
[ Accept Between Fact Israelis Jordan Majority Mediterranean Negotiations Palestinians Peace Set Should States Structure Two Until Up Want Whatever Willing Won]
Furthermore, it is not distorting history to say that it was largely through the efforts and propaganda of our International Federation that the government of the U.S.S.R. was recognized by the majority of the great powers.
[ Distorting Efforts Federation Furthermore Government Great History International Largely Majority Our Powers Propaganda Recognized Say Through]
We tell them that we believe it will be beautiful because that is our specialty, we only create joy and beauty. We have never done a sad work. Through the drawings, we hope a majority will be able to visualize it.
[ Able Beautiful Beauty Because Believe Create Done Drawings Hope Joy Majority Never Only Our Sad Specialty Tell Them Through Visualize Will Work]
If the tenth of the population that is gay became visible tomorrow, the panic of the majority of people would inspire repressive legislation of a sort that would shock even the pessimists among us.
[ Among Became Even Gay Inspire Legislation Majority Panic Pessimists Population Repressive Shock Sort Tenth Tomorrow Us Visible Would]
The majority of Aboriginals do not want handouts because they realise that welfare is killing them.
[ Because Killing Majority Realise Them Want Welfare]
Do you believe in the biblical Golden Rule -- 'do unto others as you would have them do unto you'? If that is true, think about why you don't apply it to all areas of your life. Do you want a majority determining what is best for you? Then why do you want the government to determine it for someone else? Politics
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The majority of the members of the Irish parliament are professional politicians, in the sense that otherwise they would not be given jobs minding mice at crossroads.
[ Crossroads Given Irish Jobs Majority Members Mice Minding Otherwise Parliament Politicians Professional Sense Would]
If you will stay with the majority of the Twelve Apostles, and the records of the Church, you will never be led astray.
[ Apostles Astray Church Led Majority Never Records Stay Twelve Will]
If you are against slavery and against *forcing* someone to work for you and for your goals, the choice of what to believe in is clear. If you believe you have the right to achieve your goals by forcing someone to support you against their will, merely because you are in the majority and hold a gun, then the choice is clear too - the later is the choice of Hitler and Stalin. Politics
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The restriction of religion to private life therefore does not necessarily threaten the vital interests of the majority religion, if there is one, and it protects minority religions from tyranny of the majority.
[ Does Interests Life Majority Minority Necessarily Private Protects Religion Religions Restriction Therefore Threaten Tyranny Vital]
The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen.
[ Actually Always Appearance Been Beings Comes Dislike Dread Even Familiar First Fools Generally Hence Human Innovators Madmen Majority Notions Persecuted Their Vast Which]
We want all the Palestinians back in their homeland, and then there can be a fair referendum for people to choose the form of state they want. Whoever gets the majority can rule.
[ Back Choose Fair Form Gets Homeland Majority Palestinians Referendum Rule State Their Then Want Whoever]
How many times will this Congress waste time on an issue that a majority of Americans do not want?
[ Americans Congress How Issue Majority Many Time Times Want Waste Will]
Other than my hundreds of arrests I really don't have that much experience with the law. While the majority of people aren't corrupt, there certainly is an awful lot of corruption in this country.
[ Arrests Awful Certainly Corrupt Corruption Country Experience Hundreds Law Lot Majority Much Other Really Than While]
There was a Republican majority of the Senate, and it tempered the nature of the nominations being made.
[ Being Made Majority Nature Nominations Republican Senate Tempered]
I feel that the majority of people should decide for themselves what kind of government they want.
[ Decide Feel Government Kind Majority Should Themselves Want]
Alabama citizens, like the vast majority of Americans, respect and value the meaning of decency, and appreciate public institutions that reflect the common values of our society.
[ Alabama Americans Appreciate Citizens Common Decency Institutions Majority Meaning Our Public Reflect Respect Society Value Values Vast]
If we are to take for the criterion of truth the majority of suffrages, they ought to be gotten from those philosophic and patriotic citizens who cultivate their reason.
[ Citizens Criterion Cultivate Gotten Majority Ought Patriotic Philosophic Reason Take Their Those Truth]
I would sooner play in a good British picture than in the majority of American pictures I have seen.
[ American British Good Majority Picture Pictures Play Seen Sooner Than Would]
I would be very happy to see 3.5 billion humans wiped out from the face of the earth within the next 150 or 200 years and I am quite prepared to go myself with this majority... let us all look forward to the day when the catastrophe strikes us down!
[ Am Billion Catastrophe Day Down Earth Face Forward Go Happy Humans Look Majority Myself Next Out Prepared Quite See Strikes Us Very Wiped Within Would Years]
The majority of the world's Muslims do not believe that terrorism is a legitimate strategy or that Islam is incompatible with democracy.
[ Believe Democracy Incompatible Islam Legitimate Majority Muslims Strategy Terrorism World]
I am confident that the vast majority of teachers will work with us towards achieving that goal.
[ Achieving Am Confident Goal Majority Teachers Towards Us Vast Will Work]
This program that the Republican majority has taken us toward as a country is leading us to fiscal bankruptcy.
[ Bankruptcy Country Fiscal Leading Majority Program Republican Taken Toward Us]
In the mass of mankind, I fear, there is too great a majority of fools and knaves; who, singly from their number, must to a certain degree be respected, though they are by no means respectable.
[ Certain Degree Fear Fools Great Knaves Majority Mankind Mass Means Must Number Respectable Respected Singly Their Though Too]
There is nothing wrong with the name White Settlement, and the majority here is proud of the name.
[ Here Majority Name Nothing Proud Settlement White Wrong]
The majority of people who buy homes in golf course communities don't play golf. Golf is way down at the bottom in terms of total numbers and growth.
[ Bottom Buy Communities Course Down Golf Growth Homes Majority Numbers Play Terms Total Way]
It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men.
[ Does Freedom Irate Keen Majority Men Minds Minority Prevail Rather Setting Take Tireless]
Multi- polarisation has become an inevitable trend in the process of shaping a global political pattern and has been widely welcomed by the international community as it reflects the common interests and aspiration of the overwhelming majority of countries.
[ Aspiration Become Been Common Community Countries Global Inevitable Interests International Majority Overwhelming Pattern Political Process Reflects Shaping Trend Welcomed Widely]
Both the historian and the novelist view history as the struggle of a tiny minority, able and determined to make judgments, which is up against a vast and densely packed majority of the blind, who are led by their instincts and unable to think for themselves.
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The Constitution gives the president the power to appoint, upon the advice and consent of a majority of the Senate, and it plainly does not give a minority of senators any right to interfere with that process.
[ Advice Any Appoint Consent Constitution Does Give Gives Interfere Majority Minority Plainly Power President Process Right Senate Senators Upon]
Contrary to popular accounts, very few scientists in the world - possibly none - have a sufficiently thorough, "big picture" understanding of the climate system to be relied upon for a prediction of the magnitude of global warming. To the public, we all might seem like experts, but the vast majority of us work on only a small portion of the problem.
[ Accounts Big Climate Contrary Experts Few Global Magnitude Majority Might None Only Picture Popular Portion Possibly Prediction Problem Public Relied Scientists Seem Small Sufficiently System Thorough Understanding Upon Us Vas]
From watching the news one would think the Iraqis want us out of their country. But an overwhelming majority of Iraqis support our involvement there. Our freedom is contagious and we helped liberate them.
[ Contagious Country Freedom Helped Involvement Iraqis Liberate Majority News Our Out Overwhelming Support Their Them Think Us Want Watching Would]
In Republics, the great danger is, that the majority may not sufficiently respect the rights of the minority.
[ Danger Great Majority May Minority Republics Respect Rights Sufficiently]
It is always possible for the court to overreach its proper bounds and perhaps declare a lot of laws unconstitutional and frustrate the will of the majority in a way that it ought not be frustrated.
[ Always Bounds Court Declare Frustrate Frustrated Laws Lot Majority Ought Perhaps Possible Proper Unconstitutional Way Will]
Unless the great majority of Americans not only have, but believe they have, a fair chance, the better American future will be dangerously compromised.
[ American Americans Believe Better Chance Compromised Dangerously Fair Future Great Majority Only Unless Will]
If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit of yours: Nature did it.
[ Cast Did Different Majority Merit Mould Nature Yours]
It is precisely because the issue raised by this case touches the heart of what makes individuals what they are that we should be especially sensitive to the rights of those whose choices upset the majority.
[ Because Case Choices Especially Heart Individuals Issue Majority Makes Precisely Raised Rights Sensitive Should Those Touches Upset Whose]
Does advertising corrupt editors? Yes it does, but fewer editors than you may suppose... the vast majority of editors are incorruptible.
[ Advertising Corrupt Does Editors Fewer Incorruptible Majority May Suppose Than Vast Yes]
All we're getting from the Democratic majority in Congress and from this White House is more bailouts, more spending, more planned stimulus, more deficits and debt, and the American people have had it.
[ American Congress Debt Deficits Democratic Getting Had House Majority More Planned Spending Stimulus White]
The majority of the senior class of Vassar does not desire my company and I must confess, having read specimens of their thought and sentiments, that I do not desire the company of the majority of the senior class of Vassar.
[ Class Company Confess Desire Does Having Majority Must Read Senior Sentiments Specimens Their Thought]
The important thing for the survival of the Thai society is that the majority of those who work, both in the government and the private sector, still strive to work in the same direction; this is why the Thai nation still stands.
[ Both Direction Government Important Majority Nation Private Same Sector Society Stands Still Strive Survival Thai Thing Those Why Work]
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged.
[ Among Appears Compare Comparing Fellow Fortunate Great Instead Lot Majority Men More Our Privileged Should Than Then Those]
What we call a democratic society might be defined for certain purposes as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.
[ Always Call Certain Defined Democratic Down Majority Might Minority Prepared Purposes Put Revolutionary Society Which]
Historically, the judicial branch has often been the sole protector of the rights of minority groups against the will of the popular majority.
[ Against Been Branch Groups Historically Judicial Majority Minority Often Popular Protector Rights Sole Will]
Doubts raced through my mind as I considered the feasibility of enforcing a law which the majority of honest citizens didn't seem to want.
[ Citizens Considered Doubts Enforcing Feasibility Honest Law Majority Mind Raced Seem Through Want Which]
No part of the world can be truly understood without a knowledge of its garment of vegetation, for this determines not only the nature of the animal inhabitants but also the occupations of the majority of human beings.
[ Also Animal Beings Determines Garment Human Inhabitants Knowledge Majority Nature Occupations Only Part Truly Understood Vegetation Without World]
Look, we know we screwed up when we were in the majority. We fell in love with power. We spent way too much money - especially on earmarks. There was too much corruption when we ran this place. We were guilty. And that's why we lost.
[ Corruption Earmarks Especially Fell Guilty Know Look Lost Love Majority Money Much Place Power Ran Screwed Spent Too Up Way Were Why]
According to recent opinion polls, a large majority of Iraqis believe that the U.S. military has no intention to leave Iraq, and that it would stay even is asked by the Iraqi government to leave.
[ According Asked Believe Even Government Intention Iraq Iraqi Iraqis Large Leave Majority Military Opinion Polls Recent Stay Would]
My belief is the majority of people in politics are just interested in pursuing this career in politics, and doing what's necessary to get themselves re-elected. And if that happens to coincide with the public good, great. But if it doesn't, the public good loses out.
[ Belief Career Coincide Doing Get Good Great Happens Interested Just Loses Majority Necessary Out Politics Public Pursuing Re-Elected Themselves]
The silent majority really is a liberal majority, even though the word liberal has taken a real beating over the last 20 years by radical conservatives.
[ Beating Conservatives Even Last Liberal Majority Over Radical Real Really Silent Taken Though Word Years]
I see the effects of sexual and gender liberation all around me, just like you do, but I don't have a sense of being in the majority.
[ Around Being Effects Gender Just Liberation Majority See Sense Sexual]
In this view, the role of the great majority of Americans is simply to buy the products produced, work happily for their wages, and leave all of the significant economic decisions to the capitalists.
[ Americans Buy Capitalists Decisions Economic Great Happily Leave Majority Produced Products Role Significant Simply Their View Wages Work]
The majority of information I gave police was about my wife and her family, which is what they wanted.
[ Family Gave Her Information Majority Police Wanted Which Wife]
Right now, a majority of the debt is owed to foreign interests, Japan being the largest purchaser of government debt today, soon to be surpassed by China as the number one purchaser of our debt in this Nation.
[ Being China Debt Foreign Government Interests Japan Largest Majority Nation Now Number Our Owed Purchaser Right Soon Surpassed Today]
I realize that the majority of people in the entertainment business happen to be Democrats. I have no problem with that. And they should have no problem with the fact that I'm a Republican.
[ Business Democrats Entertainment Fact Happen Majority Problem Realize Republican Should]
I happened to be one of those who thought all these expenses necessary, and I had the good fortune to have the majority of both houses of Parliament on my side.
[ Both Expenses Fortune Good Had Happened Houses Majority Necessary Parliament Side These Those Thought]
The Green Party represents that majority point of view within the U.S.
[ Green Majority Party Point Represents View Within]
In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.
[ Alone Any Far Great Majority Organization Right Safer Than Wrong]
On the other hand, the vast majority of all westernized countries, including every single European country along with Israel and Japan, do not offer birthright citizenship.
[ Along Birthright Citizenship Countries Country European Every Hand Including Israel Japan Majority Offer Other Single Vast]
I never felt comfortable with myself, because I was never part of the majority. I always felt awkward and shy and on the outside of the momentum of my friends' lives.
[ Always Awkward Because Comfortable Felt Friends Lives Majority Momentum Myself Never Outside Part Shy]
The results of the two referenda demonstrate the majority view of the Taiwanese people.
[ Demonstrate Majority Referenda Results Taiwanese Two View]
I think that the majority of messages are validating messages to confirm the survival of conscious. And many times that validation message is negative or sad.
[ Confirm Conscious Majority Many Message Messages Negative Sad Survival Think Times Validating Validation]
I came from a family who believed in, in quotes, the Rights of Man, who believed that in order to justify the sort of luxurious life that the majority of us have, related to the whole world, that you had to do something.
[ Believed Came Family Had Justify Life Luxurious Majority Man Order Quotes Related Rights Something Sort Us Whole World]
The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
[ Comes Courage Majority Minority Test Tolerance]
Clinton was a president who used his office, in creative ways, to try to reinvigorate the federal government to benefit the majority.
[ Benefit Clinton Creative Federal Government His Majority Office President Reinvigorate Try Used Ways]
My main objective is to prepare candidates for professional baseball; however, the majority of our graduates will go home as much better qualified amateurs.
[ Amateurs Baseball Better Candidates Go Graduates Home However Main Majority Much Objective Our Prepare Professional Qualified Will]
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.
[ Because Democracy Majority More Poor Power Rich Supreme Than Them Will]
Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too often regarded as the relentless decree of all ordaining fate.
[ Accident Circumstances Constitute Decree Fate Fortuitous Hasty Human Impress Lives Majority Often Regarded Relentless Shape Too]
In our so-called democracy we are accustomed to give the majority what they want rather than educate them to understand what is best for them.
[ Accustomed Best Democracy Educate Give Majority Our Rather So-Called Than Them Understand Want]
I am going to hold serve the majority of the time. It is nice to have a little time to return serve.
[ Am Going Hold Little Majority Nice Return Serve Time]
The one pervading evil of democracy is the tyranny of the majority, or rather of that party, not always the majority, that succeeds, by force or fraud, in carrying elections.
[ Always Carrying Democracy Elections Evil Force Fraud Majority Party Pervading Rather Succeeds Tyranny]
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can.
[ Action Majority Minority Organized Rule Seldom Specific United Unnatural]
I will not be responsible for the loss of the Democratic majority in the United States Senate.
[ Democratic Loss Majority Responsible Senate States United Will]
Having said that, I enjoyed every minute of my time and I got a degree of job satisfaction which I am sure was far greater than the majority of my colleagues.
[ Am Colleagues Degree Enjoyed Every Far Got Greater Having Job Majority Minute Said Satisfaction Sure Than Time Which]
One, with God, is always a majority, but many a martyr has been burned at the stake while the votes were being counted.
[ Always Been Being Burned Counted God Majority Many Martyr Stake Votes Were While]
A single sentence of the Florida Supreme Court's decision on hand recounts states all you need to know about the complete and utter lack of jurisprudence and intelligence of the Florida Supreme Court: 'The will of the people, not a hyper-technical reliance on statutory provisions, should be our guiding principle.' With a rule like this, there are no laws, merely the whim of a majority of the Florida Supreme Court. The Florida Supreme Court is an utter disgrace. Government
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I don't like LA. The majority just seem to be so artificial. Look at how they worship everything they think is fashionable. Isn't it sick?
[ Artificial Everything Fashionable How Just La Look Majority Seem Sick Think Worship]
Americans of our own time - minority and majority Americans alike - need the continued guidance that the Voting Rights Act provides. We have come a long way, but more needs to be done.
[ Act Alike Americans Come Continued Done Guidance Long Majority Minority More Need Needs Our Own Provides Rights Time Voting Way]
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.
[ Majority Observed Ought Power Predominant Republic Rule Should]
It doesn't take a majority to make a rebellion; it takes only a few determined leaders and a sound cause.
[ Cause Determined Few Leaders Majority Make Only Rebellion Sound Take Takes]
Over the last five years, the Administration and the majority in Congress have appropriated less than $900 million for port security grants - despite the Coast Guard's determination that $5.4 billion is needed over 10 years.
[ Administration Appropriated Billion Coast Congress Despite Determination Five Grants Guard Last Less Majority Million Needed Over Port Security Than Years]
Democracy encourages the majority to decide things about which the majority is ignorant.
[ Decide Democracy Encourages Ignorant Majority Things Which]
A majority of this country opposes this war, a majority of this country never voted for this administration.
[ Administration Country Majority Never Opposes Voted War]
The majority of surveys throughout this Nation show that the American people are advocating for a comprehensive and realistic approach to immigration reform.
[ Advocating American Approach Comprehensive Immigration Majority Nation Realistic Reform Show Surveys Throughout]
The majority of work I do is in independent films, where you're lucky if you have five takes.
[ Films Five Independent Lucky Majority Takes Where Work]
The United States has been enriched by Muslim Americans. Many other Americans have Muslims in their families or have lived in a Muslim-majority country - I know, because I am one of them.
[ Am Americans Because Been Country Enriched Families Know Lived Many Muslim Muslims Other States Their Them United]
What is black empowerment when it seems to benefit not the vast majority but an elite that tends to be recycled?
[ Benefit Black Elite Empowerment Majority Recycled Seems Tends Vast]
That a majority of women do not wish for any important change in their social and civil condition, merely proves that they are the unreflecting slaves of custom.
[ Any Change Civil Condition Custom Important Majority Merely Proves Slaves Social Their Wish Women]
Mostly, I was only interested in television as a kid, and the majority of reading material I collected was an adjunct to that central concern, comic books and magazines included.
[ Adjunct Books Central Collected Comic Concern Included Interested Kid Magazines Majority Material Mostly Only Reading Television]
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
[ Escape Finding Insane Life Majority Object Oneself Ranks Side]
The violent radicals do not legitimately represent the overwhelming majority of the world's Muslims.
[ Legitimately Majority Muslims Overwhelming Radicals Represent Violent World]
The majority does not rule in America, but the minority shouldn't hijack it. And it's because we're afraid. They have isolated us and made us feel as though we're alone. We're not.
[ Afraid Alone America Because Does Feel Hijack Isolated Made Majority Minority Rule Though Us]
The value of the majority lies not in the opportunity to wield great power, but in the chance to use power to do great things.
[ Chance Great Lies Majority Opportunity Power Things Use Value Wield]
No Congress ever has seen fit to amend the Constitution to address any issue related to marriage. No Constitutional Amendment was needed to ban polygamy or bigamy, nor was a Constitutional Amendment needed to set a uniform age of majority to ban child marriages.
[ Address Age Amend Amendment Any Ban Child Congress Constitution Constitutional Ever Fit Issue Majority Marriage Marriages Needed Nor Polygamy Related Seen Set Uniform]
Second, recent polls over there show that the majority of Iraqis want us to leave precipitously.
[ Iraqis Leave Majority Over Polls Recent Second Show Us Want]
A man with God is always in the majority.
[ Always God Majority Man]
The truth does not require a majority to prevail, ladies and gentlemen. The truth is its own power. The truth will out. Never forget that.
[ Does Forget Gentlemen Ladies Majority Never Out Own Power Prevail Require Truth Will]
In fact, a large majority of those have died and of those expected to die of AIDS, as well as of those who are infected with the virus, are in sub-Saharan Africa.
[ Africa Aids Die Died Expected Fact Infected Large Majority Sub-Saharan Those Virus Well]
But very unfortunately the merchant marine died away till even the majority of fishing done about the Cape is in the hands of the Portuguese who emigrated to the Cape some fifty years ago.
[ Ago Away Cape Died Done Emigrated Even Fifty Fishing Hands Majority Marine Merchant Portuguese Some Till Unfortunately Very Years]
And American voters understand that if we want to keep fighting to move in the new - in a new direction, we've got a long way to go. And we need to make sure we continue with Democrats being in the majority.
[ American Being Continue Democrats Direction Fighting Go Got Keep Long Majority Make Move Need New Sure Understand Voters Want Way]
I have no doubt that given a real choice, the vast majority of Muslims and Arabs, like everyone else will choose a free society over a fear society.
[ Arabs Choice Choose Doubt Else Everyone Fear Free Given Majority Muslims Over Real Society Vast Will]
No law can possibly meet the convenience of every one: we must be satisfied if it be beneficial on the whole and to the majority.
[ Beneficial Convenience Every Law Majority Meet Must Possibly Satisfied Whole]
The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former.
[ Few Former History Latter Majority Objectives Oblivion Obstacles Records Reward See Successes While]
I dare say that a majority of the American people think that having a fair hearing on an issue of importance in our relations with Mexico is extremely important to our national interest, as well as theirs.
[ American Dare Extremely Fair Having Hearing Importance Important Interest Issue Majority Mexico National Our Relations Say Theirs Think Well]
We respect opposition to any position or policy. But we believe that the opinion that should prevail and be respected is that of the majority.
[ Any Believe Majority Opinion Opposition Policy Position Prevail Respect Respected Should]
Our generals talk a good game about taking care of their grunts, and the majority of our Beltway politicians bay with moralistic fervor about how they, too, support the troops.
[ Bay Care Fervor Game Generals Good Grunts How Majority Moralistic Our Politicians Support Taking Talk Their Too Troops]
When you get too big a majority, you're immediately in trouble.'
[ Big Get Immediately Majority Too Trouble]
Majority rule only works if you're also considering individual rights. Because you can't have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper. Government
[ Also Because Considering Five Individual Majority Only Rights Rule Sheep Supper Voting Wolves Works]
Most of our ancestors were not perfect ladies and gentlemen. The majority of them weren't even mammals.
[ Ancestors Even Gentlemen Ladies Majority Mammals Most Our Perfect Them Were Weren]
We are too much accustomed to attribute to a single cause that which is the product of several, and the majority of our controversies come from that.
[ Accustomed Attribute Cause Come Controversies Majority Much Our Product Several Single Too Which]
The unphilosophical majority among men are the ones most helplessly dependent on their era's dominant ideas.
[ Among Dependent Dominant Era Helplessly Ideas Majority Men Most Ones Their]
The majority of Americans receive health insurance coverage through their employers, but with rising health care costs, many small businesses can no longer afford to provide coverage for their employees.
[ Afford Americans Businesses Care Costs Coverage Employees Employers Health Insurance Longer Majority Many Provide Receive Rising Small Their Through]
For the vast majority of places in America, there is no way you can build a security system such as we have here because of the high priority this rates in terms of terrorist interests.
[ America Because Build Here High Interests Majority Places Priority Rates Security Such System Terms Terrorist Vast Way]
Freddie and Brian tend to write the majority of the material.
[ Brian Freddie Majority Material Tend Write]
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong.
[ Changes Great History Involved Majority Occur Principles Rule Wrong]
While the vast majority of hackers may be disinclined towards violence, it would only take a few to turn cyber terrorism into reality.
[ Cyber Disinclined Few Hackers Into Majority May Only Reality Take Terrorism Towards Turn Vast Violence While Would]
A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at the hands of a skeleton have never prevented the majority of human beings from behaving as though death were no more than an unfounded rumor.
[ Ambition Behaving Beings Belief Death Doomed Every Frustration Hands Hell Human Knowledge Majority More Never Prevented Rumor Skeleton Than Though Unfounded Were]
It is a measure of the framers' fear that a passing majority might find it expedient to compromise 4th Amendment values that these values were embodied in the Constitution itself. Politics
[ Amendment Compromise Constitution Embodied Expedient Fear Find Framers Itself Majority Measure Might Passing These Values Were]
There is little doubt that the majority of Mr. Mill's supporters in 1865 did not know what his political opinions were, and that they voted for him simply on his reputation as a great thinker.
[ Did Doubt Great Him His Know Little Majority Mill Mr Opinions Political Reputation Simply Supporters Thinker Voted Were]
The whole of the Bill is a declaration of the right of the people at large or considered as individuals... It establishes some rights of the individual as unalienable and which consequently, no majority has a right to deprive them of.
[ Bill Consequently Considered Declaration Deprive Establishes Individual Individuals Large Majority Right Rights Some Them Unalienable Which Whole]
It's a democracy and if I am outvoted, I have to accept the majority decisions.
[ Accept Am Decisions Democracy Majority]
What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their beliefs.
[ According Act Beliefs Distinguishes Few Inability Majority Men Their]
The American people are going to judge the majority party here today. If they go out here and vote for this rule that allows this provision to be stricken, they are voting against the men and women in the military of our country.
[ Against Allows American Country Go Going Here Judge Majority Men Military Our Out Party Provision Rule Stricken Today Vote Voting Women]
Even though the vast majority of my work was outside television, the amount of creation and inventing that went into the TV shows was non stop and, unknown to me, a great strain.
[ Amount Creation Even Great Into Inventing Majority Non Outside Shows Stop Strain Television Though Tv Unknown Vast Went Work]
I am told that the majority of Iraqis wanted Saddam removed from power, but they were unwilling and were incapable of doing the job themselves because they feared Saddam and knew the pain and torture he was capable of inflicting upon them.
[ Am Because Capable Doing Feared Incapable Inflicting Iraqis Job Knew Majority Pain Power Removed Saddam Them Themselves Told Torture Unwilling Upon Wanted Were]
I don't know the vast majority of you personally, and it may sound kind of corny, but I really feel as if we've become friends through the years. And you've been with me during a lot of good times and some very difficult ones. I can't tell you how grateful I am.
[ Am Become Been Corny Difficult During Feel Friends Good Grateful How Kind Know Lot Majority May Ones Personally Really Some Sound Tell Through Times Vast Very Years]
But the fact is that the vast majority of Republicans support the Sinn Fein leadership.
[ Fact Fein Leadership Majority Republicans Sinn Support Vast]
At every step the vast majority have expressed horror at the idea of an aggressive war.
[ Aggressive Every Expressed Horror Idea Majority Step Vast War]
At the same, we need to remain sensitive to the reality that we are still an African society in which the majority of the people and communities live under severe deprivations and afflictions that are no fault of theirs.
[ Afflictions African Communities Fault Live Majority Need Reality Remain Same Sensitive Severe Society Still Theirs Under Which]
I'm like a twenty-two-year-old kid in a new band trying to get noticed and break through, because the vast majority of people have never seen me play live.
[ Band Because Break Get Kid Live Majority Never New Noticed Play Seen Through Trying Vast]
The Government of the absolute majority instead of the Government of the people is but the Government of the strongest interests; and when not efficiently checked, it is the most tyrannical and oppressive that can be devised.
[ Absolute Checked Devised Efficiently Government Instead Interests Majority Most Oppressive Strongest Tyrannical]
Why, so soon as French Canadians, who are in a minority in this House and in the country, were to organise as a political party, they would compel the majority to organise as a political party, and the result must be disastrous to themselves.
[ Canadians Compel Country Disastrous French House Majority Minority Must Organise Party Political Result Soon Themselves Were Why Would]
I certainly think that 10 to 20 years from now, clearly the majority of veterinarians will be women.
[ Certainly Clearly Majority Now Think Will Women Years]
You have to give access to people with disabilities but there is no requirement to hire them. What I mean by affirmative obligation is that producers must take the necessary steps to include opportunities for people with disabilities and a vast majority of them do.
[ Access Affirmative Disabilities Give Hire Include Majority Mean Must Necessary Obligation Opportunities Producers Requirement Steps Take Them Vast]
I am convinced that the majority of people would be generous from selfish motives, if they had the opportunity.
[ Am Convinced Generous Had Majority Motives Opportunity Selfish Would]
It is crystal clear to me that if Arabs put down a draft resolution blaming Israel for the recent earthquake in Iran it would probably have a majority, the U.S. would veto it and Britain and France would abstain.
[ Abstain Arabs Blaming Britain Clear Crystal Down Draft Earthquake France Iran Israel Majority Probably Put Recent Resolution Veto Would]
In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. He may come to regret that decision.
[ Come Days Decision Fate First Hands Harry His House Leader Majority May Mr Nancy Obama Obama Pelosi Presidency Put Regret Reid Senate Speaker]
There cannot be found in the animal kingdom a bat, or any other creature, so blind in its own range of circumstance and connection, as the greater majority of human beings are in the bosoms of their families.
[ Animal Any Bat Beings Blind Bosoms Cannot Circumstance Connection Creature Families Found Greater Human Kingdom Majority Other Own Range Their]
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
[ Always Best Better Majority Repartee Than]
And we know that once we have a majority that are dependent upon the government, we will lose our freedom; it says we go into bondage. That's the next stage.
[ Bondage Dependent Freedom Go Government Into Know Lose Majority Next Once Our Says Stage Upon Will]
The vast majority of Americans agree with us. We're doing everything that we can. We're advertising, right now we're on television with an advertisement running in the Washington area. We've got newspaper ads.
[ Ads Advertisement Advertising Agree Americans Area Doing Everything Got Majority Newspaper Now Right Running Television Us Vast Washington]
The immense majority of human biographies are a gray transit between domestic spasm and oblivion.
[ Between Biographies Domestic Gray Human Immense Majority Oblivion Transit]
It is tragic that, under a pro-choice administration and a Democratic majority in Congress, harmful anti-choice policy will be the price American women will pay for health care reform.
[ Administration American Care Congress Democratic Harmful Health Majority Pay Policy Price Pro-Choice Reform Tragic Under Will Women]
Now how many people in their heart of hearts in that community want to see the demise of this country? How many would cheer, not out loud maybe, but in their heart when things like 9/11 occur and I'll tell you; it's a majority among them.
[ Among Cheer Community Country Demise Heart Hearts How Loud Majority Many Maybe Now Occur Out See Tell Their Them Things Want Would]
In a high school, the norms act to hold down the achievements of those who are above average, so that the school's demands will be at a level easily maintained by the majority.
[ Above Achievements Act Average Demands Down Easily High Hold Level Maintained Majority Norms School Those Will]
The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman, much in the way one might own a fine horse - as a luxury befitting a young man.
[ Befitting Both Desire Especially Fashionable Fine France Great Horse Luxury Majority Man Men Might Much Own Possess Way Woman Young]
The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.
[ Abide Conscience Majority Person Rule Thing]
I think the moral majority and religious right have been shrinking and having not quite as loud a voice in America, and all of a sudden people are coming to their own realizations going, 'Joe down the street is gay and he's a great guy.'
[ America Been Coming Down Gay Going Great Guy Having Joe Loud Majority Moral Own Quite Realizations Religious Right Shrinking Street Sudden Their Think Voice]
Paul the apostle recounted that Jesus appeared to more than 500 of His followers at one time, the majority of whom were still alive and who could confirm what Paul wrote.
[ Alive Apostle Appeared Confirm Could Followers His Jesus Majority More Paul Recounted Still Than Time Were Whom Wrote]
We are the only ones who really can care about the preservation Foreigners who come to excavate, maybe some of them care about preservation, but the majority care about discoveries.
[ Care Come Discoveries Foreigners Majority Maybe Ones Only Preservation Really Some Them]
We, unlike Nazi Germany or Mussolini's Italy, have never stopped being a nation of laws, not of men. But witness how men with motives and a majority can manipulate law to cruel and unjust ends.
[ Being Cruel Ends Germany How Italy Law Laws Majority Manipulate Men Motives Mussolini Nation Never Stopped Unjust Unlike Witness]