Quotations that match 'widespread'.

I am not opposed to the limited use of polygraphs in a case where a person is suspected of wrongdoing. But widespread use of the polygraph as a screening tool goes far beyond what is acceptable. Jeff Bingaman
[ Acceptable Am Beyond Case Far Goes Limited Opposed Person Polygraph Screening Suspected Tool Use Where Widespread Wrongdoing]
Commercial distress in any great business center will the more surely create widespread disaster. Josiah Strong
[ Any Business Center Commercial Create Disaster Distress Great More Surely Widespread Will]
The widespread diffusion of nuclear weapons would make many nations able, and in some cases also create the pressure, to aggravate an on-going crisis, or even touch off a war between two other powers for purposes of their own. Herman Kahn
[ Able Aggravate Also Between Cases Create Crisis Diffusion Even Make Many Nations Nuclear Off Other Own Powers Pressure Purposes Some Their Touch Two War Weapons Widespread Would]
Despite this lamentable lack of balance in our education I do not believe that either children or adults in my country are permeated by a widespread hostility to Germany. Douglas Hurd
[ Adults Balance Believe Children Country Despite Education Either Germany Hostility Lack Lamentable Our Permeated Widespread]
For the source of any characteristic so widespread and uniform as this adaptation to environment we must go back to the very beginning of the human race. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Adaptation Any Back Beginning Characteristic Environment Go Human Must Race Source Uniform Very Widespread]
Without public pressure from caring people, our lawsuits will not be enough to stop this widespread abuse. Morris Dees
[ Abuse Caring Enough Lawsuits Our Pressure Public Stop Widespread Will Without]
During the past three years spectacular progress has been made in increasing wheat, rice, and maize production in several of the most populous developing countries of southern Asia, where widespread famine appeared inevitable only five years ago. Norman Borlaug
[ Ago Appeared Asia Been Countries Developing During Famine Five Increasing Inevitable Made Most Only Past Populous Production Progress Rice Several Southern Spectacular Three Wheat Where Widespread Years]
My guess is that nuclear weapons will be used sometime in the next hundred years, but that their use is much more likely to be small and limited than widespread and unconstrained. Herman Kahn
[ Guess Hundred Likely Limited More Much Next Nuclear Small Sometime Than Their Use Used Weapons Widespread Will Years]
Long before the terrifying potential of the arms race was recognized, there was a widespread instinctive abhorrence of nuclear weapons, and a strong desire to get rid of them. Joseph Rotblat
[ Abhorrence Arms Before Desire Get Instinctive Long Nuclear Potential Race Recognized Rid Strong Terrifying Them Weapons Widespread]
But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around any kind of central authority. So it is best to manage the bottom-up change rather than try to institute it from the top down. Kevin Kelly
[ Any Around Authority Best Central Change Down Environment Institute Just Kind Manage Rather Routes Than Top Try Turbulent Widespread]
The Indians could not undertake any widespread cultivation of the plains not only because they lacked iron tools but also because they had no draft animals. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Also Animals Any Because Could Cultivation Draft Had Indians Iron Lacked Only Plains Tools Undertake Widespread]
Widespread caffeine use explains a lot about the twentieth century. Greg Egan
[ Caffeine Century Explains Lot Twentieth Use Widespread]
The investor knows quite well that we don't have anymore the widespread terrorism here in Peru. Alberto Fujimori
[ Anymore Here Investor Knows Peru Quite Terrorism Well Widespread]
One of the best things to come out of the home computer revolution could be the general and widespread understanding of how severely limited logic really is. Frank Herbert
[ Best Come Computer Could General Home How Limited Logic Out Really Revolution Severely Things Understanding Widespread]
Although the Chinese had used opium as a medicine, there was no widespread addiction before the British arrived. Robert Trout
[ Addiction Although Arrived Before British Chinese Had Medicine Opium Used Widespread]
Perhaps more than any other disease before or since, syphilis in early modern Europe provoked the kind of widespread moral panic that AIDS revived when it struck America in the 1980s. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Aids America Any Before Disease Early Europe Kind Modern Moral More Other Panic Perhaps Provoked Revived Since Struck Syphilis Than Widespread]
The major novelty of my theory was its claim that the most rapid evolutionary change does not occur in widespread, populous species, as claimed by Most geneticists, but in small founder populations. Ernst Mayr
[ Change Claim Claimed Does Evolutionary Founder Major Most Novelty Occur Populations Populous Rapid Small Species Theory Widespread]
The news of the open military help to Franco from Hitler and Mussolini, and the heroic resistance of the people of Madrid, Barcelona and the big cities fired a widespread wish to help the Republic and its people. Bill Alexander
[ Barcelona Big Cities Fired Franco Help Heroic Hitler Madrid Military Mussolini News Open Republic Resistance Widespread Wish]
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom. C. Northcote Parkinson
[ Automated Boredom Chief Deepening Product Sense Society Widespread]
One of the most widespread myths about the deal is that the Administration is outsourcing the security of our ports to a company from the United Arab Emirates. Kit Bond
[ Administration Arab Company Deal Most Myths Our Outsourcing Ports Security United Widespread]
A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction. J. G. Ballard
[ Extinction Means Nature Some Taste Threat Us Widespread]
Indeed, I was unable to find any evidence whatsoever of the occurrence of a drastic evolutionary acceleration and genetic reconstruction in widespread, populous species. Ernst Mayr
[ Acceleration Any Drastic Evidence Evolutionary Find Genetic Indeed Occurrence Populous Reconstruction Species Unable Whatsoever Widespread]
The latest wrinkle is on wrinkles. There is a widespread belief that women can't grow old in television news. Jessica Savitch
[ Belief Grow Latest News Old Television Widespread Women Wrinkle Wrinkles]
The concern is over what will happen as strong encryption becomes commonplace with all digital communications and stored data. Right now the use of encryption isn't all that widespread, but that state of affairs is expected to change rapidly. Dorothy Denning
[ Affairs Becomes Change Commonplace Communications Concern Data Digital Encryption Expected Happen Now Over Rapidly Right State Stored Strong Use Widespread Will]
Glamour cannot exist without personal social envy being a common and widespread emotion. John Berger
[ Being Cannot Common Emotion Envy Exist Glamour Personal Social Widespread Without]
We cannot neglect the unemployed, underemployed and dislocated workers of America who need ample and widespread funding for federal job training services. Joe Baca
[ America Ample Cannot Dislocated Federal Funding Job Need Neglect Services Training Underemployed Unemployed Widespread Workers]
There was a widespread indignation in the American media. They were saying, 'How can you make a movie during an election that's about politics? What are you doing? Are you trying to influence people's lives?' To which my response was, 'Well, I hope so.' John Sayles
[ American Doing During Election Hope How Indignation Influence Lives Make Media Movie Politics Response Saying Trying Well Were Which Widespread]
We feel there is already widespread broadband available today. John Britton
[ Already Available Broadband Feel Today Widespread]
In America the most widespread type of forest is the evergreen coniferous woodland of the north. Ellsworth Huntington
[ America Forest Most North Type Widespread Woodland]
Take the decision in early March to arrest Muqtada al-Sadr. It was made apparently without knowledge or understanding of the nature of his movement or how widespread it is. Juan Cole
[ Apparently Arrest Decision Early His How Knowledge Made March Movement Nature Take Understanding Widespread Without]
We receive reports now on a daily basis from our own people on the ground in Darfur on widespread atrocities and grave violations of human rights against the civilian population. Jan Egeland
[ Against Atrocities Basis Civilian Daily Darfur Grave Ground Human Now Our Own Population Receive Reports Rights Violations Widespread]