Quotations that match 'measures'.As a matter of traditional and sound constitutional doctrine, an amendment to the Constitution should be the last resort when all other measures have proved inadequate.
[ Amendment Constitution Constitutional Doctrine Inadequate Last Matter Measures Other Proved Resort Should Sound Traditional]
By the time I became chairman and there was more of a feeling of urgency, there was a willingness to accept more forceful measures to try to deal with the inflation.
[ Accept Became Chairman Deal Feeling Forceful Inflation Measures More Time Try Urgency Willingness]
You can measure opportunity with the same yardstick that measures the risk involved. They go together.
[ Go Involved Measure Measures Opportunity Risk Same Together Yardstick]
I am against preventive war because it means measures by the UN against us.
[ Against Am Because Means Measures Preventive Un Us War]
What we want is a lasting peace. We will oppose soft measures which invite the breaking of the peace.
[ Breaking Invite Lasting Measures Oppose Peace Soft Want Which Will]
The House passage of our bill is a victory for this country! Common sense wins out. I'm just so thrilled and excited. The sale of guns must stop. Halfway measures are not enough.
[ Bill Common Country Enough Excited Guns Halfway House Just Measures Must Our Out Passage Sale Sense Stop Thrilled Victory Wins]
Effective security measures do not come cheap.
[ Cheap Come Effective Measures Security]
Politicians have to be committed to people in equal measures.
[ Committed Equal Measures Politicians]
If we don't take effective measures now, the Netherlands could be torn between two extreme rights.
[ Between Could Effective Extreme Measures Netherlands Now Rights Take Torn Two]
We shouldn't any of us be afraid of teaching protective measures to save lives.
[ Afraid Any Lives Measures Protective Save Teaching Us]
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]
I'm confident that we have measures in place. And the additional measures that we announced yesterday will be even more protective of our food supply in this country.
[ Additional Announced Confident Country Even Food Measures More Our Place Protective Supply Will Yesterday]
One important measurement issue concerns the fat tails problem that I mentioned earlier. VAR is concerned with extreme outcomes. If the tails of the probability distributions we are using are too thin, our VAR measures are likely to be too low.
[ Concerned Concerns Earlier Extreme Fat Important Issue Likely Low Measurement Measures Mentioned Our Outcomes Probability Problem Tails Thin Too Using Var]
We are, by many measures, one of the more diverse cities in the country, growing more diverse all the time, and one of the more harmonious in terms of how we live together.
[ Cities Country Diverse Growing Harmonious How Live Many Measures More Terms Time Together]
President Obama instituted the most anti-growth, anti-investment, anti-jobs measures that we have seen in our lifetime. Now he called his agenda ambitious, I call it reckless.
[ Agenda Ambitious Call Called His Instituted Lifetime Measures Most Now Obama Obama Our President Reckless Seen]
And while the U.S. can never be 100 percent safe from a future strike, our government is working around the clock on measures to protect the American people.
[ American Around Clock Future Government Measures Never Our Percent Protect Safe Strike While Working]
I think that's unjustified criticism. We have had a number of measures in place in this country for several years to mitigate the possibility of mad cow spreading in this country. We have found a single case.
[ Case Country Cow Criticism Found Had Mad Measures Mitigate Number Place Possibility Several Single Spreading Think Unjustified Years]
We need to do a lot more thinking about how the regime is going to evolve, how the bad guys are going to adapt their tactics, and what measures we're going to need in order to go forward.
[ Adapt Bad Evolve Forward Go Going Guys How Lot Measures More Need Order Regime Tactics Their Thinking]
In addition to a soaring stock market, 6.6 million jobs have been created since tax relief measures went into effect in 2003. Our deficit situation has also improved as tax revenues have increased at double-digit rates over the past two years.
[ Addition Also Been Created Deficit Double-Digit Effect Improved Increased Into Jobs Market Measures Million Our Over Past Rates Relief Revenues Since Situation Soaring Stock Tax Two Went Years]
The death clock is ticking slowly in our breast, and each drop of blood measures its time, and our life is a lingering fever.
[ Blood Clock Death Drop Each Fever Life Lingering Measures Our Slowly Ticking Time]
All new states are invested, more or less, by a class of noisy, second-rate men who are always in favor of rash and extreme measures, but Texas was absolutely overrun by such men.
[ Absolutely Always Class Extreme Favor Invested Less Measures Men More New Noisy Overrun Rash Second-Rate States Such Texas]
Intervention for the prevention and control of osteoporosis should comprise a combination of legislative action, educational measures, health service activities, media coverage, and individual counselling to initiate changes in behaviour.
[ Action Activities Behaviour Changes Combination Comprise Control Coverage Educational Health Individual Initiate Intervention Legislative Measures Media Osteoporosis Prevention Service Should]
I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice.
[ Any Appeared Business Common Conviction Disgusted Good Inconsistent Justice Measures Much Policy Power Public Retired Thorough Very Which]
Unfortunately, the food industry has not yet faced this situation and begun taking measures to avoid exploiting our weakness for not knowing when we have had enough.
[ Avoid Begun Enough Exploiting Faced Food Had Industry Knowing Measures Our Situation Taking Unfortunately Weakness Yet]
I believe that all the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.
[ Believe Directed Government Making Measures Poor Poorer Purpose Rich Richer]
If my tongue were trained to measures, I would sing a stirring song.
[ Measures Sing Song Stirring Tongue Trained Were Would]
There was no censorship of the press: in general, the War Measures Act could have been made even more radical.
[ Act Been Censorship Could Even General Made Measures More Press Radical War]
First, the American legislative process isn't well suited to large and complex measures.
[ American Complex First Large Legislative Measures Process Suited Well]
At the beginning, because the lives of the hostages were at stake, then during this silent period we have taken several measures like not accepting the ultimatum of the terrorists threatening to kill our foreign affairs minister.
[ Accepting Affairs Because Beginning During Foreign Hostages Kill Lives Measures Minister Our Period Several Silent Stake Taken Terrorists Then Threatening Ultimatum Were]
Although... the Chief Magistrate must almost of necessity be chosen by a party and stand pledged to its principles and measures, yet in his official action he should not be the President of a party only, but of the whole people of the United States. History
[ Action Almost Although Chief Chosen His Magistrate Measures Must Necessity Official Only Party Pledged President Principles Should Stand States United Whole Yet]
By adopting the other trade, we place ourselves by the side of those whose measures tend not only to the improvement of their own subjects, but to the emancipation of the slave everywhere.
[ Adopting Emancipation Everywhere Improvement Measures Only Other Ourselves Own Place Side Slave Subjects Tend Their Those Trade Whose]
My conviction of the necessity of further legislative provisions for the safe-keeping and disbursement of the public moneys and my opinion in regard to the measures best adapted to the accomplishment of those objects have been already submitted to you.
[ Accomplishment Adapted Already Been Best Conviction Further Legislative Measures Moneys Necessity Objects Opinion Provisions Public Regard Submitted Those]
I'm confident that the terrorists are aware that from the curb to the cockpit we've got additional security measures that didn't exist a couple of years ago.
[ Additional Ago Aware Cockpit Confident Couple Curb Exist Got Measures Security Terrorists Years]
In recent years, research into the prevention and treatment of arthritis has led to measures that successfully reduce pain and improve the quality of life for millions.
[ Arthritis Improve Into Led Life Measures Millions Pain Prevention Quality Recent Reduce Research Successfully Treatment Years]
We must support initiatives that provide clear, concrete measures and milestones that our troops need for defeating the insurgency, building up Iraqi security forces, and handing over Iraq to the Iraqi people.
[ Building Clear Concrete Defeating Forces Handing Initiatives Insurgency Iraq Iraqi Measures Milestones Must Need Our Over Provide Security Support Troops Up]
During the last regular session and the most recent special session, measures that I see as little more than Band-Aids were applied to three health programs in the state.
[ Applied During Health Last Little Measures More Most Programs Recent Regular See Session Special State Than Three Were]
The implementation measures of both Covenants, but especially those of the Covenant concerning civil and political rights, were considerably weakened to the point where they assumed an optional character.
[ Assumed Both Character Civil Concerning Considerably Covenant Especially Implementation Measures Optional Point Political Rights Those Weakened Were Where]
Desperate affairs require desperate measures.
[ Affairs Desperate Measures Require]
Pension reform can be hard to talk about. In the long run, reform now means fewer demands for layoffs and less draconian measures in the future. It's in the best interest of all Californians to fix this system now.
[ Best Demands Draconian Fewer Fix Future Hard Interest Less Long Means Measures Now Pension Reform Run System Talk]
Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman.
[ Alter Artist Bids Desire Forbids Him His Man Measures Nor Right Sake Sense Skillful Stupid Sufficient Will Workman]
I believe and I say it is true Democratic feeling, that all the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.
[ Believe Democratic Directed Feeling Government Making Measures Poor Poorer Purpose Rich Richer Say True]
I believe that we should allow younger workers to contribute toward a personal account that they own, as long as it is coupled with deficit reduction measures that enhance the long-term condition of Social Security.
[ Account Allow Believe Condition Contribute Coupled Deficit Enhance Long Long-Term Measures Own Personal Reduction Security Should Social Toward Workers Younger]
The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire.
[ Amid Analogous Bank British Cease-Fire End Gaza Guerrilla Hopefully Involves Island Measures Military Northern Occupation Security Situation Urban Warfare West Will]
Incentives are not strategy, they are tactics. Defensive measures.
[ Defensive Incentives Measures Strategy Tactics]
There are few better measures of the concern a society has for its individual members and its own well being than the way it handles criminals.
[ Being Better Concern Criminals Few Handles Individual Measures Members Own Society Than Way Well]
But recently I began to feel that maybe I wouldn't be able to do what I want to do and need to do with American musicians, who are imprisoned behind these bars; music's got these bars and measures you know.
[ Able American Bars Began Behind Feel Got Imprisoned Know Maybe Measures Music Musicians Need Recently These Want]
Not only should we be giving Amtrak the money it needs to continue to provide services; we should be providing security money to upgrade their tracks and improve safety and security measures in the entire rail system.
[ Amtrak Continue Entire Giving Improve Measures Money Needs Only Provide Providing Rail Safety Security Services Should System Their Tracks Upgrade]
Economists are coming to acknowledge that measures of national wealth and poverty in terms strictly of average income tell you little that is significant of the health or viability of a society.
[ Acknowledge Average Coming Economists Health Income Little Measures National Poverty Significant Society Strictly Tell Terms Viability Wealth]
I think that Americans should gradually begin to adopt positive behavior rather than doing evil. They should not expect an immediate reaction in return for their positive measures. It will take time.
[ Adopt Americans Begin Behavior Doing Evil Expect Gradually Immediate Measures Positive Rather Reaction Return Should Take Than Their Think Time Will]
These measures may not constitute an absolute guarantee of peace, but, in my opinion, they constitute the greatest preventive measures ever adopted by nations.
[ Absolute Adopted Constitute Ever Greatest Guarantee May Measures Nations Opinion Peace Preventive These]
In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be.
[ Beauties Just Life May Measures Perfect Proportions See Short Small]
Comrade Deng Xiaoping - along with other party elders - gave the party leadership their firm and full support to put down the political disturbance using forceful measures.
[ Along Comrade Disturbance Down Elders Firm Forceful Full Gave Leadership Measures Other Party Political Put Support Their Using]
Over the past two years, the House has passed more than 50 measures focused on stimulating the economy and expanding opportunities for American workers. The tax relief provisions in this package have been an important part of our pro-growth agenda.
[ Agenda American Been Economy Expanding Focused House Important Measures More Opportunities Our Over Package Part Passed Past Pro-Growth Provisions Relief Stimulating Tax Than Two Workers Years]
The swimmer adrift on the open seas measures his strength, and strives with all his muscles to keep himself afloat. But what is he to do when there is no land on the horizon, and none beyond it?
[ Adrift Afloat Beyond Himself His Horizon Keep Land Measures Muscles None Open Seas Strength Strives Swimmer]
I have always supported measures and principles and not men.
[ Always Measures Men Principles Supported]
Of course, you always have to be concerned about hijacking. But with the measures that are in place right now, I'd say that probably the airways are as safe as they've been in a good number of years.
[ Airways Always Been Concerned Course Good Hijacking Measures Now Number Place Probably Right Safe Say Years]
Extraordinary measures were required and I realize that not all of these steps were popular.
[ Extraordinary Measures Popular Realize Required Steps These Were]
A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
[ Best Friendships His Man Measures Worth]
Blacks who have not succumbed to the victim culture have been, are, and will be doing quite well - all on their own, without handouts, affirmative action, and other patronizing measures.
[ Action Affirmative Been Blacks Culture Doing Measures Other Own Patronizing Quite Succumbed Their Victim Well Will Without]
Border security is a complex issue and will remain a top priority during the 2007 legislative year. As Congress works to fix this problem, I will continue to push for strong measures that beef up security at our borders.
[ Beef Border Borders Complex Congress Continue During Fix Issue Legislative Measures Our Priority Problem Push Remain Security Strong Top Up Will Works Year]
Once vigorous measures appear to be the only means left of bringing the Americans to a due submission to the mother country, the colonies will submit.
[ Americans Appear Bringing Colonies Country Due Left Means Measures Mother Once Only Submission Submit Vigorous Will]
I always feel like I'm missing out on something, that someone is having more fun than I am, so I take measures to make sure that is impossible.
[ Always Am Feel Fun Having Impossible Make Measures Missing More Out Someone Something Sure Take Than]
In fact any experiment that measures a quantum effect is one in which the quantum effect is aligned with the behavior of some heavy, macroscopic object; that's how we measure it.
[ Aligned Any Behavior Effect Experiment Fact Heavy How Macroscopic Measure Measures Object Quantum Some Which]
This Government has found occasion to express, in a friendly spirit, but with much earnestness, to the Government of the Czar, its serious concern because of the harsh measures now being enforced against the Hebrews in Russia.
[ Against Because Being Concern Czar Earnestness Enforced Express Found Friendly Government Harsh Hebrews Measures Much Now Occasion Russia Serious Spirit]
The readings of Soviet society are as many as the experts you speak to. In my view, it's a society that is overdue for measures of democratization and organization.
[ Democratization Experts Many Measures Organization Overdue Readings Society Soviet Speak View]
But apart from the military measures, security measures, of course, Afghanistan needs great help for building up its social life, its economic life. It has become a very poor country, neglected for many years.
[ Afghanistan Apart Become Building Country Course Economic Great Help Life Many Measures Military Needs Neglected Poor Security Social Up Very Years]
The longest sword, the strongest lungs, the most voices, are false measures of truth.
[ False Longest Lungs Measures Most Strongest Sword Truth Voices]
Each and every one of the security measures we implement serves an important goal: providing safe and efficient air travel for the millions of people who rely on our aviation system every day.
[ Air Aviation Day Each Efficient Every Goal Implement Important Measures Millions Our Providing Rely Safe Security Serves System Travel]
Some members of both Houses have, it is true, been removed from their employments under the Crown; but were they ever told, either by me or by any other of his majesty's servants, that it was for opposing the measures of the administration in Parliament?
[ Administration Any Been Both Crown Either Employments Ever His Houses Majesty Measures Members Opposing Other Parliament Removed Servants Some Their Told True Under Were]
Measures of self-government and a school council, especially for such young children, were a great innovation.
[ Children Council Especially Great Innovation Measures School Self-Government Such Were Young]
The minister of the Gospel is really the yardstick by which the nation measures its morals.
[ Gospel Measures Minister Morals Nation Really Which Yardstick]
But if the UN cannot or will not revise its rules in ways that establish beyond question the legality of the measures the United States must take to protect the American people, then we should unashamedly and explicitly reject the jurisdiction of these rules.
[ American Beyond Cannot Establish Explicitly Jurisdiction Legality Measures Must Protect Question Reject Revise Rules Should States Take Then These Un United Ways Will]
Oh leave the Wise our measures to collate. One thing at least is certain, light has weight. One thing is certain and the rest debate. Light rays, when near the Sun, do not go straight.
[ Certain Debate Go Least Leave Light Measures Near Oh Our Rays Rest Straight Sun Thing Weight Wise]
The extraordinary exertions of the colonies, in cooperation with British measures, against the French, in the late war, were acknowledged by the British parliament to be more than adequate to their ability.
[ Ability Acknowledged Adequate Against British Colonies Cooperation Exertions Extraordinary French Late Measures More Parliament Than Their War Were]
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
[ Bad Conviction Done Many Measures Must Parent Something Strong]
But a science is exact to the extent that its method measures up to and is adequate to its object.
[ Adequate Exact Extent Measures Method Object Science Up]
These funds will ensure that ports will be able to pay for adequate security measures to protect all Americans against terrorist attacks from our seaports.
[ Able Adequate Against Americans Attacks Ensure Funds Measures Our Pay Ports Protect Seaports Security Terrorist These Will]
The degree of freedom from unwanted thoughts and the degree of concentration on a single thought are the measures to gauge spiritual progress.
[ Concentration Degree Freedom Gauge Measures Progress Single Spiritual Thought Thoughts Unwanted]
The less one knows, the more he thinks he knows, and the more willing he is to employ any and all measures to enforce his views upon others.
[ Any Employ Enforce His Knows Less Measures More Others Thinks Upon Views Willing]
It is what makes the reform process an art, not just a science. You have to develop a strategy that tells you what reform measures you should follow and in what sequence.
[ Art Develop Follow Just Makes Measures Process Reform Science Sequence Should Strategy Tells]
All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.
[ Directed Government Making Measures Poor Poorer Purpose Rich Richer]
I'm absolutely convinced that the threat we face now, the idea of a terrorist in the middle of one of our cities with a nuclear weapon, is very real and that we have to use extraordinary measures to deal with it.
[ Absolutely Cities Convinced Deal Extraordinary Face Idea Measures Middle Now Nuclear Our Real Terrorist Threat Use Very Weapon]
So much of what is best in us is bound up in our love of family, that it remains the measure of our stability because it measures our sense of loyalty. All other pacts of love or fear derive from it and are modeled upon it.
[ Because Best Bound Derive Family Fear Love Loyalty Measure Measures Modeled Much Other Our Remains Sense Stability Up Upon Us]
It seems that American patriotism measures itself against an outcast group. The right Americans are the right Americans because they're not like the wrong Americans, who are not really Americans.
[ Against American Americans Because Group Itself Measures Outcast Patriotism Really Right Seems Wrong]
The United States strongly seeks a lasting agreement for the discontinuance of nuclear weapons tests. We believe that this would be an important step toward reduction of international tensions and would open the way to further agreement on substantial measures of disarmament.
[ Agreement Believe Disarmament Further Important International Lasting Measures Nuclear Open Reduction Seeks States Step Strongly Substantial Tensions Tests Toward United Way Weapons Would]
Most breast cancer-related deaths can be prevented through simple and painless preventive measures. A late diagnosis can result in more serious, long-term consequences.
[ Consequences Deaths Diagnosis Late Long-Term Measures More Most Painless Prevented Preventive Result Serious Simple Through]