Quotations that match 'marijuana'.

In recent years, we have been sending a clear, consistent signal about the harms of drugs, particularly marijuana, which for most young people is the first illegal drug that they are exposed to. John Walters
[ Been Clear Consistent Exposed First Harms Illegal Most Particularly Recent Sending Signal Which Years Young]
I don't smoke marijuana anymore. I don't drink. Marijuana is a handicap. So is alcohol. Alcohol is a terrible handicap. But in spite of being a handicap, it shouldn't be criminal. Gary Johnson
[ Alcohol Anymore Being Criminal Drink Handicap Smoke Spite Terrible]
There are now more teens going into treatment for marijuana dependency than for all other drugs combined. John Walters
[ Combined Dependency Going Into More Now Other Teens Than Treatment]
Is marijuana addictive? Yes, in the sense that most of the really pleasant things in life are worth endlessly repeating. Richard Neville
[ Addictive Endlessly Life Most Pleasant Really Repeating Sense Things Worth Yes]
We always got a strong response but I think in this day in age there is less of a marijuana fog at concerts and more of people just more naturally exuberant - it seems to me. James Young
[ Age Always Concerts Day Exuberant Fog Got Just Less More Naturally Response Seems Strong Think]
Marijuana. Boy, I thought that was just terrible. How could this great man do this to his life? Tommy Rettig
[ Boy Could Great His How Just Life Man Terrible Thought]
Researches tested a new form of medical marijuana that treats pain but doesn't get the user high, prompting patients who need medical marijuana to declare, "Thank you?" Jimmy Fallon
[ Declare Form Get High Medical Need New Pain Patients Prompting Researches Tested Thank Treats User]
I agree with my colleagues, even the one who just preceded me, that marijuana is probably a dangerous drug, and I would not suggest that we do anything to encourage its use. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Agree Anything Colleagues Dangerous Encourage Even Just Preceded Probably Suggest Use Would]
Marijuana is a much bigger part of the American addiction problem than most people - teens or adults - realize. John Walters
[ Addiction Adults American Bigger Most Much Part Problem Realize Teens Than]
Even if one takes every reefer madness allegation of the prohibitionists at face value, marijuana prohibition has done far more harm to far more people than marijuana ever could. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Allegation Could Done Even Ever Every Face Far Harm Madness More Prohibition Takes Than Value]
Nervousness was never something I would ever associate with the Beatles ever. A Hard Day's Night was relatively unscathed by marijuana, but even then they were quite relaxed about it. Richard Lester
[ Associate Beatles Day Even Ever Hard Nervousness Never Night Quite Relatively Relaxed Something Then Unscathed Were Would]
Marijuana you can give up, Iv given it up for fifteen years now and it never occurs to me to smoke it anymore. Larry Hagman
[ Anymore Fifteen Give Given Iv Never Now Occurs Smoke Up Years]
My generation, faced as it grew with a choice between religious belief and existential despair, chose marijuana. Now we are in our Cabernet stage. Peggy Noonan
[ Belief Between Choice Chose Despair Existential Faced Generation Grew Now Our Religious Stage]
I was going to go make a film in Greece. if they caught you with this much marijuana, they threw you in jail, no questions asked, and I was trying to stuff it in my deodorant bottles. I thought, what I am doing? Dyan Cannon
[ Am Asked Bottles Caught Deodorant Doing Film Go Going Greece Jail Make Much Questions Stuff Thought Threw Trying]
Well, as I understand it, the main supporters are beer companies and the pharmaceutical companies. I'd like them to show me the dead bodies from marijuana. But they can't because there aren't any. Jack Herer
[ Any Because Beer Bodies Companies Dead Main Pharmaceutical Show Supporters Them Understand Well]
Sometimes I'm asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven't tried it. The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant. Art Linkletter
[ Asked Been Condemn Greatest Haven Kids Never Pregnant Sometimes Tried Why World]
Regulating and taxing marijuana would simultaneously save taxpayers billions of dollars in enforcement and incarceration costs, while providing many billions of dollars in revenue annually. George Soros
[ Annually Billions Costs Dollars Enforcement Incarceration Many Providing Regulating Revenue Save Simultaneously Taxing Taxpayers While Would]
I was 30 years old and this girl I knew found out I had never gotten high. Nobody had ever told me about marijuana. Jack Herer
[ Ever Found Girl Gotten Had High Knew Never Nobody Old Out Told Years]
I think hard drugs are disgusting. But I must say, I think marijuana is pretty lightweight. Linda McCartney
[ Disgusting Hard Lightweight Must Pretty Say Think]
Let us not say that we will decide on a political basis at the national level that no State is competent to regulate the practice of medicine in that State if they decide to allow a doctor to prescribe marijuana, because that is what we are talking about. Barney Frank
[ Allow Basis Because Competent Decide Doctor Level Medicine National Political Practice Prescribe Regulate Say State Talking Us Will]
Today's marijuana is also twice as strong as it was in the mid 80's. John Walters
[ Also Mid Strong Today Twice]
Who most benefits from keeping marijuana illegal? The greatest beneficiaries are the major criminal organizations in Mexico and elsewhere that earn billions of dollars annually from this illicit trade - and who would rapidly lose their competitive advantage if marijuana were a legal commodity. George Soros
[ Advantage Annually Beneficiaries Benefits Billions Commodity Competitive Criminal Dollars Earn Elsewhere Greatest Illegal Keeping Legal Lose Major Mexico Most Organizations Rapidly Their Trade Were Would]
We need to educate Americans about the real harms of marijuana if we want to sustain the gains we've made over the past three years. John Walters
[ Americans Educate Gains Harms Made Need Over Past Real Sustain Three Want Years]
Whenever the people are for gay marriage or medical marijuana or assisted suicide, suddenly the "will of the people" goes out the window. Bill Maher
[ Assisted Gay Goes Marriage Medical Out Suddenly Suicide Whenever Will Window]
The criminalization of marijuana did not prevent marijuana from becoming the most widely used illegal substance in the United States and many other countries. But it did result in extensive costs and negative consequences. George Soros
[ Becoming Consequences Costs Countries Did Extensive Illegal Many Most Negative Other Prevent Result States Substance United Used Widely]
I tried marijuana once. I did not inhale. William J. Clinton
[ Did Inhale Once Tried]
If you substitute marijuana for tobacco and alcohol, you'll add eight to 24 years to your life. Jack Herer
[ Add Alcohol Eight Life Substitute Tobacco Years Your]
The only dead bodies from marijuana are in the prisons and at the hands of the police. This is ridiculous. Jack Herer
[ Bodies Dead Hands Only Police Prisons Ridiculous]
Marijuana is like Coors beer. If you could buy the damn stuff at a Georgia filling station, you'd decide you wouldn't want it. Billy Carter
[ Beer Buy Could Damn Decide Filling Georgia Station Stuff Want]
Just as the process of repealing national alcohol prohibition began with individual states repealing their own prohibition laws, so individual states must now take the initiative with respect to repealing marijuana prohibition laws. George Soros
[ Alcohol Began Individual Initiative Just Laws Must National Now Own Process Prohibition Repealing Respect States Take Their]
Considering the fact that I've used it in the past, and know what it is, and seen the results of it, I don't view marijuana as a dangerous drug. Tim Robbins
[ Considering Dangerous Fact Know Past Results Seen Used View]
I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is an herb and a flower. God put it here. If He put it here and He wants it to grow, what gives the government the right to say that God is wrong? Willie Nelson
[ Educated Fact Flower Gives God Government Grow Herb Here Need Put Right Say Think Wants Wrong]
The logic is often far-fetched - how does medical marijuana affect interstate commerce? - and some conservatives would like judges to start throwing out federal laws wholesale on commerce clause grounds. The court once again said no thanks. Michael Kinsley
[ Affect Again Clause Commerce Conservatives Court Does Federal Grounds How Interstate Judges Laws Logic Medical Often Once Out Said Some Start Thanks Throwing Wholesale Would]
Instead of taking five or six of the prescriptions, I decided to go a natural route and smoke marijuana. Melissa Etheridge
[ Decided Five Go Instead Natural Prescriptions Route Six Smoke Taking]
There are many drugs that have many serious side effects and that are harmful to people. Marijuana is no different than that. And especially we should try to discourage young people from using marijuana. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Different Discourage Effects Especially Harmful Many Serious Should Side Than Try Using Young]
Researchers have discovered that chocolate produces some of the same reactions in the brain as marijuana. The researchers also discovered other similarities between the two but can't remember what they are. Matt Lauer
[ Also Between Brain Chocolate Discovered Other Produces Reactions Remember Researchers Same Similarities Some Two]
Proposition 19 already is a winner no matter what happens on election day. The mere fact of its being on the ballot has elevated and legitimized public discourse about marijuana and marijuana policy in ways I could not have imagined a year ago. George Soros
[ Ago Already Ballot Being Could Day Discourse Election Elevated Fact Happens Imagined Matter Mere Policy Proposition Public Ways Winner Year]
Here's the point - you're looking at affirmative action, and you're looking at marijuana. You legalize marijuana, no need for quotas, because really, who's gonna wanna work? Jon Stewart
[ Action Affirmative Because Gonna Here Legalize Looking Need Point Quotas Really Wanna Work]
I wasn't driving down the wrong side of the street, smoking marijuana, waving my gun out the window. Coolio
[ Down Driving Gun Out Side Smoking Street Waving Window Wrong]
'Cause I was already a smoker, it was easy to get addicted. The one thing that they don't teach you about marijuana is how addictive it is. Merle Haggard
[ Addicted Addictive Already Cause Easy Get How Smoker Teach Thing]
If organized religion is the opium of the masses, then disorganized religion is the marijuana of the lunatic fringe. Kerry Thornley
[ Disorganized Fringe Lunatic Masses Opium Organized Religion Then]
This country would be a better place to live in if all the resources we currently put toward criminalizing marijuana were instead spent by law enforcement on protection from real crime, as opposed to victimless crime. Gary Johnson
[ Better Country Crime Currently Enforcement Instead Law Live Opposed Place Protection Put Real Resources Spent Toward Were Would]