Quotations that match 'violate'.

I cannot consistently, with self respect, do other than I have, namely, to deliberately violate an act which seems to me to be a denial of everything which ideally and in practice I hold sacred. Roger Nash Baldwin
[ Act Cannot Consistently Deliberately Denial Everything Hold Ideally Namely Other Practice Respect Sacred Seems Self Than Violate Which]
We do not deride the fears of prospering white America. A nation of violence and private property has every reason to dread the violated and the deprived. June Jordan
[ America Deprived Dread Every Fears Nation Private Property Prospering Reason Violated Violence White]
There are times when even the most potent governor must wink at transgression, in order to preserve the laws inviolate for the future. Herman Melville
[ Even Future Governor Laws Most Must Order Potent Preserve Times Wink]
It's not wise to violate rules until you know how to observe them. T. S. Eliot
[ How Know Observe Rules Them Until Violate Wise]
Man may act according to that principle or inclination which for the present happens to be strongest, and yet act in a way disproportionate to, and violate his real proper nature. Joseph Butler
[ According Act Disproportionate Happens His Inclination Man May Nature Present Principle Proper Real Strongest Violate Way Which Yet]
If you violate Nature's laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman. Luther Burbank Environmental
[ Attorney Hangman Judge Jury Laws Nature Own Prosecuting Violate Your]
Selling drug secrets violates a trust that is fundamental to the integrity of both scientific research and our financial markets. Charles Grassley
[ Both Financial Fundamental Integrity Markets Our Research Scientific Secrets Selling Trust Violates]
Saddam Hussein has systematically violated, over the course of the past 11 years, every significant UN resolution that has demanded that he disarm and destroy his chemical and biological weapons, and any nuclear capacity. This he has refused to do. Henry Waxman
[ Any Biological Capacity Chemical Course Demanded Destroy Disarm Every His Hussein Nuclear Over Past Refused Resolution Saddam Significant Systematically Un Violated Weapons Years]
But if I had committed a breach of privilege, it was the privilege of the Senate, and not of this House, which was violated. I was answerable there and not here. Preston Brooks
[ Answerable Breach Committed Had Here House Privilege Senate Violated Which]
Equality of rights means that some people cannot simply impose obligations on others, for the moral agency and rights of those others would then be violated. Tom G. Palmer
[ Agency Cannot Equality Impose Means Moral Obligations Others Rights Simply Some Then Those Violated Would]
One cannot violate the promptings of one's nature without having that nature recoil upon itself. Jack London
[ Cannot Having Itself Nature Recoil Upon Violate Without]
The health care reform legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last night clearly violates the U.S. Constitution and infringes on each state's sovereignty. Bill McCollum
[ Care Clearly Constitution Each Health House Last Legislation Night Passed Reform Representatives Sovereignty State Violates]
History has shown us that, on extraordinarily rare occasions, it becomes necessary for the federal government to intervene on behalf of individuals whose 14th Amendment rights to legal due process and equal protection may be violated by a state. Michael K. Simpson
[ Amendment Becomes Behalf Due Equal Extraordinarily Federal Government History Individuals Intervene Legal May Necessary Occasions Process Protection Rare Rights Shown State Us Violated Whose]
No man speaketh, or should speak, of his prince, that which he hath not weighed whether it will consist with that veneration which should be preserved inviolate to him. Isaac Barrow
[ Consist Hath Him His Man Preserved Prince Should Speak Veneration Weighed Whether Which Will]
When the government violates the people's rights, insurrection is, for the people and for each portion of the people, the most sacred of the rights and the most indispensible of duties. Marquis de Lafayette
[ Duties Each Government Insurrection Most Portion Rights Sacred Violates]
Will you, my countrymen, the descendants of these men, warmed by their blood, inheriting their language, and having the principles for which they struggled confided to your care, allow them to be violated in your hands? Joseph Howe
[ Allow Blood Care Confided Countrymen Descendants Hands Having Language Men Principles Struggled Their Them These Violated Warmed Which Will Your]
People just don't laugh when their family is violated, and you don't shrug it off. You band together and you defend together. It's a funny, primitive instinct. Phillip Noyce
[ Band Defend Family Funny Instinct Just Laugh Off Primitive Their Together Violated]
Demand the ballot as the undeniable right of every man who is called to the poll, and take special care that the old constitutional rule and principle, by which majorities alone shall decide in Parliamentary elections, shall not be violated. John Bright
[ Alone Ballot Called Care Constitutional Decide Demand Elections Every Majorities Man Old Parliamentary Poll Principle Right Rule Shall Special Take Undeniable Violated Which]
We want to shut down the day laborer site. This day laborer site undermines and violates federal immigration law, and it can't go forward. Tom Fitton
[ Day Down Federal Forward Go Immigration Laborer Law Shut Site Undermines Violates Want]
Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law' because law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual. Thomas Jefferson
[ According Action Add Always Around Because Drawn Equal Individual Law Liberty Limits Often Others Our Rightful Rights Tyrant Us Violates Will Within]
More and more Americans are asking about the price that we have to pay when Wal-Mart comes into a community, treats workers poorly, violates immigration laws and squashes small businesses. Anthony Weiner
[ Americans Asking Businesses Comes Community Immigration Into Laws More Pay Poorly Price Small Treats Violates Wal-Mart Workers]
Each instrument has something to say to you. It's got its own character. Each horn has its own character and will say to you certain things. If you violate that, it's almost a sacrilege! Jerome Richardson
[ Almost Certain Character Each Got Horn Instrument Own Say Something Things Violate Will]
I really think the Patriot Act violates our Constitution. It was, it is, an illegal act. The Congress, the Senate and the president cannot change the Constitution. Peter Camejo
[ Act Cannot Change Congress Constitution Illegal Our Patriot President Really Senate Think Violates]
It is unfortunate that Americans are no longer aware of what the constitution says and what their rights are. Because of that, we are often very passive about what happens when the government violates those rights. James Bovard
[ Americans Aware Because Constitution Government Happens Longer Often Passive Rights Says Their Those Unfortunate Very Violates]
By encouraging its citizens to violate our border, Mexico is pushing a tremendous welfare burden off of its shoulders and onto ours, while also benefiting from the significant sums of U.S. currency that these workers will eventually send back home to their families. Spencer Bachus
[ Also Back Benefiting Border Burden Citizens Currency Encouraging Eventually Families Home Mexico Off Onto Our Ours Pushing Send Shoulders Significant Sums Their These Tremendous Violate Welfare While Will Workers]
I try not to violate what came before me and to leave lots of wiggle room for those who will follow. Len Wein
[ Before Came Follow Leave Lots Room Those Try Violate Wiggle Will]
The testimony and the documentary evidence produced by the Government demonstrate that the Bell System had violated the antitrust laws in a number of ways over a lengthy period of time. Harold H. Greene
[ Antitrust Bell Demonstrate Documentary Evidence Government Had Laws Lengthy Number Over Period Produced System Testimony Time Violated Ways]
You can not divorce religious belief and public service. I've never detected any conflict between God's will and my political duty. If you violate one, you violate the other. Jimmy Carter
[ Any Belief Between Conflict Detected Divorce Duty God Never Other Political Public Religious Service Violate Will]
Never violate the sacredness of your individual self-respect. Theodore Parker
[ Individual Never Sacredness Self-Respect Violate Your]
To reject even one major tenet of the religion or to violate one major rule of behavior is enough to get one kicked out - or worse. Robert Shea
[ Behavior Enough Even Get Kicked Major Out Reject Religion Rule Tenet Violate Worse]
We can constitutionally extirpate slavery at this time. But if we fail to do this, then unless we intend hereafter to violate the Constitution, we shall have a fugitive slave law in operation whenever the war is over. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Constitution Constitutionally Fail Fugitive Hereafter Intend Law Operation Over Shall Slave Slavery Then Time Unless Violate War Whenever]
Who will protect the public when the police violate the law? Ramsey Clark
[ Law Police Protect Public Violate Will]
True republicanism is the sovereignty of the people. There are natural and imprescriptible rights which an entire nation has no right to violate. Marquis de Lafayette
[ Entire Nation Natural Republicanism Right Rights Sovereignty True Violate Which]
Racial discrimination does not always violate public policy. Trent Lott
[ Always Discrimination Does Policy Public Racial Violate]
The Supreme Court, of course, has the responsibility of ensuring that our government never oversteps its proper bounds or violates the rights of individuals. But the Court must also recognize the limits on itself and respect the choices made by the American people. Elena Kagan
[ Also American Bounds Choices Course Court Ensuring Government Individuals Itself Limits Made Must Never Our Proper Recognize Respect Responsibility Rights Supreme Violates]
Politically, I call it rape whenever a woman has sex and feels violated. Catharine MacKinnon
[ Call Feels Politically Sex Violated Whenever Woman]
King of England, and you, duke of Bedford, who call yourself regent of the kingdom of France... settle your debt to the king of Heaven; return to the Maiden, who is envoy of the king of Heaven, the keys to all the good towns you took and violated in France. Joan of Arc
[ Call Debt Duke England France Good Heaven Keys King Kingdom Maiden Return Settle Took Towns Violated Your Yourself]
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. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bear Cases Equal Law Majority Mind Minority Must Oppression Possess Prevail Principle Protect Reasonable Rightful Rights Sacred Their Though Too Violate Which Will Would]
The idea of cultural relativism is nothing but an excuse to violate human rights. Shirin Ebadi
[ Cultural Excuse Human Idea Nothing Relativism Rights Violate]
There was a war crimes trial because an American prisoner had been shot trying to escape. He had obviously been recaptured and shot, and that violated the Geneva Convention. Charles Guggenheim
[ American Because Been Convention Crimes Escape Geneva Had Obviously Prisoner Recaptured Shot Trial Trying Violated War]
Any law which violates the inalienable rights of man is essentially unjust and tyrannical; it is not a law at all. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Any Essentially Inalienable Law Man Rights Tyrannical Unjust Violates Which]
My aim is to show that those governments that violate the rights of people by invoking the name of Islam have been misusing Islam. Shirin Ebadi
[ Aim Been Governments Invoking Islam Name Rights Show Those Violate]
Now I feel like whatever I do, no one can hurt me. I cannot be violated, I cannot be humiliated, I cannot be disregarded, I cannot be disrespected. Fiona Apple
[ Cannot Disregarded Disrespected Feel Humiliated Hurt Now Violated Whatever]
But what I believe is that if a person's individual rights or right to be a part of our economic system is violated under statute, we aggressively go after it. But we don't issue mandates to businesses that you've got to do this and you've got to do that. Clarence Thomas
[ After Aggressively Believe Businesses Economic Go Got Individual Issue Mandates Our Part Person Right Rights Statute System Under Violated]
Intelligence agencies keep things secret because they often violate the rule of law or of good behavior. Julian Assange
[ Agencies Because Behavior Good Intelligence Keep Law Often Rule Secret Things Violate]
The United States' administrations... must recognize that Iran is a big power. Having said that, we consider ourselves to be a human force and a cultural power and hence a friend of other nations. We have never sought to dominate others or to violate the rights of any other country. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Administrations Any Big Consider Country Cultural Dominate Force Friend Having Hence Human Iran Must Nations Never Other Others Ourselves Power Recognize Rights Said Sought States United Violate]
In the years just before... during the Carter years, the Soviets regularly violated, if you will, both the spirit and theletter of arms control agreements, I think, that they had negotiated during the period of detente. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ Agreements Arms Before Both Carter Control Detente During Had Just Negotiated Period Regularly Soviets Spirit Think Violated Will Years]
The whole order of things is as outrageous as any miracle which could presume to violate it. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Any Could Miracle Order Outrageous Presume Things Violate Which Whole]
Our national media refuses to report that even the Supreme Court did not say marriage was a human right in all cases nor did it say that the heterosexual definition violated anyone's right or that the heterosexual definition of marriage was unconstitutional. Stockwell Day
[ Anyone Cases Court Definition Did Even Heterosexual Human Marriage Media National Nor Our Refuses Report Right Say Supreme Unconstitutional Violated]
If you are a gay couple living in Alabama, you know one thing: your family has no standing under the law; and it can and will be violated by strangers. Andrew Sullivan
[ Alabama Couple Family Gay Know Law Living Standing Strangers Thing Under Violated Will Your]
The Communists automatically violated the daily practices of democracy to which I was accustomed. Elia Kazan
[ Accustomed Automatically Communists Daily Democracy Practices Violated Which]
People are, well, only human. We know that. The rule of law is borne out in identifying, condemning, and punishing those who violate the standards on which we all agree. This is exactly what we do in America. James Inhofe
[ Agree America Borne Condemning Exactly Human Identifying Know Law Only Out Punishing Rule Standards Those Violate Well Which]
Just because people are in authority, if it doesn't seem right, don't do it. If it violates your own principles, don't do it. Steve Chabot
[ Authority Because Just Own Principles Right Seem Violates Your]
Nature abhors a hero. For one thing, he violates the law of conservation of energy. For another, how can it be the survival of the fittest when the fittest keeps putting himself in situations where he is most likely to be creamed? Solomon Short
[ Abhors Another Conservation Energy Fittest Hero Himself How Keeps Law Likely Most Nature Putting Situations Survival Thing Violates Where]
To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker. Frederick Douglass
[ Double Free Hearer Rights Speaker Speech Suppress Those Violates Well Wrong]
Creation implies authority in the sense of originator. The possibility of a 'Fall' is implied in a Covenant insofar as the idea of a Covenant implies the possibility of its being violated. Kenneth Burke
[ Authority Being Covenant Creation Fall Idea Implied Implies Insofar Originator Possibility Sense Violated]
When a person is humiliated, when his rights are being violated, and he does not have the proper education, naturally he gravitates toward terrorism. Shirin Ebadi
[ Being Does Education His Humiliated Naturally Person Proper Rights Terrorism Toward Violated]
We went into Iraq because Saddam Hussein refused to account for his weapons of mass destruction, consistently violated UN resolutions and in a post-9/11 world no American president could afford to give Saddam Hussein the benefit of the doubt. Peter King
[ Account Afford American Because Benefit Consistently Could Destruction Doubt Give His Hussein Into Iraq Mass President Refused Resolutions Saddam Un Violated Weapons Went World]
Words without deeds violates the moral and legal obligation we have under the genocide convention but, more importantly, violates our sense of right and wrong and the standards we have as human beings about looking to care for one another. Jon Corzine
[ Another Beings Care Convention Deeds Genocide Human Importantly Legal Looking Moral More Obligation Our Right Sense Standards Under Violates Without Words Wrong]
You can't divorce religious belief and public service I've never detected any conflict between God's will and my political duty. If you violate one, you violate the other. Jimmy Carter
[ Any Belief Between Conflict Detected Divorce Duty God Never Other Political Public Religious Service Violate Will]
I am outraged that a House member has tried through this provision to breach the traditional confidentiality of individual Americans' tax returns. There is no reason for this measure, and this last-minute act violates all principles of judgment and common sense. John Warner
[ Act Am Americans Breach Common Confidentiality House Individual Judgment Last-Minute Measure Member Outraged Principles Provision Reason Returns Sense Tax Through Traditional Tried Violates]
Marriage is an institution fits in perfect harmony with the laws of nature; whereas systems of slavery and segregation were designed to brutally oppress people and thereby violated the laws of nature. Jack Kingston Marriage
[ Brutally Designed Fits Harmony Institution Laws Marriage Nature Oppress Perfect Segregation Slavery Systems Thereby Violated Were Whereas]
I haven't, in the 23 years that I have been in the uniformed services of the United States of America, ever violated an order - not one. Oliver North History
[ America Been Ever Haven Order Services States Uniformed United Violated Years]
He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself. Thomas Paine
[ Duty Enemy Establishes Even Guard Himself His Liberty Make Must Oppression Own Precedent Reach Secure Violates Will Would]
In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so. Immanuel Kant
[ Doing Ethics Guilty Law Man Only Others Rights Thinks Violates]
Human rights are praised more than ever - and violated as much as ever. Anna Lindh
[ Ever Human More Much Praised Rights Than Violated]
The decision violates both the letter and spirit of the law. Philip E. Berger
[ Both Decision Law Letter Spirit Violates]
But so far, you know who's been violating the nuclear nonproliferation pact day and night? Those who signed it. Iran, Iraq, Libya and Iran violates it while calling for Israel's destruction and racing to develop atomic weapons to that end. Benjamin Netanyahu
[ Atomic Been Calling Day Destruction Develop End Far Iran Iraq Israel Know Libya Night Nuclear Pact Racing Signed Those Violates Violating Weapons While]
To say, that Capt. Ingraham violated the rights of Turkey, is nonsense. Gerrit Smith
[ Capt Nonsense Rights Say Turkey Violated]
It's one of the nice things about this nation that when the Constitution is violated, if it affects you, you can bring a suit. Michael Newdow
[ Affects Bring Constitution Nation Nice Suit Things Violated]
In Vietnam we have no political prisoners. No one is arrested or jailed for his or her speech or point of view. They are put in jail because they violated the law. Nong Duc Manh
[ Arrested Because Her His Jail Jailed Law Point Political Prisoners Put Speech Vietnam View Violated]
There are only two ways to remove the president - if he violates the constitution or commits high treason. How could anyone accuse me of treason after I had terminated Israel's occupation of South Lebanon in 2000. Emile Lahoud
[ Accuse After Anyone Commits Constitution Could Had High How Israel Lebanon Occupation Only President Remove South Terminated Treason Two Violates Ways]
At least half the mystery novels published violate the law that the solution, once revealed, must seem to be inevitable. Raymond Chandler
[ Half Inevitable Law Least Must Mystery Novels Once Published Revealed Seem Solution Violate]
As a consequence, the Court ruled that the limits on campaign spending violated the First Amendment, but it accepted the $1,000 limit on individual contributions on the ground that the need to avoid the appearance of corruption justified this limited constraint on speech. James L. Buckley
[ Accepted Amendment Appearance Avoid Campaign Consequence Constraint Contributions Corruption Court First Ground Individual Justified Limit Limited Limits Need Ruled Speech Spending Violated]
When we violate the law ourselves, whatever short-term advantage may be gained, we are obviously encouraging others to violate the law; we thus encourage disorder and instability and thereby do incalculable damage to our own long-term interests. J. William Fulbright
[ Advantage Damage Disorder Encourage Encouraging Gained Incalculable Instability Interests Law Long-Term May Obviously Others Our Ourselves Own Short-Term Thereby Thus Violate Whatever]
I gave my parole once, and it has been shamefully violated by the British Government; I shall not give another to people on whom no faith can be reposed. Christopher Gadsden
[ Another Been British Faith Gave Give Government Once Parole Shall Violated Whom]
But men never violate the laws of God without suffering the consequences, sooner or later. Lydia M. Child
[ Consequences God Later Laws Men Never Sooner Suffering Violate Without]
It was a department where you had honesty and integrity stamped right on you when you came into the Los Angeles Police Department. If you violated that, or if you were a dishonest cop, you were terrible. We got rid of you as quickly as possible. Daryl Gates
[ Angeles Came Cop Department Dishonest Got Had Honesty Integrity Into Los Police Possible Quickly Rid Right Stamped Terrible Violated Were Where]
Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Equally Falsehood May Only Outraged Silence Truth Violated]