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Quote Left We love the guy to death. He's a great coach and a great mind. He's done so much for this defense and helped us out tremendously with his wisdom and knowledge. When he puts together a game plan we feel like, if we execute it, we have a great chance to win the game. Quote Right
Quote Left Perhaps our supercilious disgust with existence is a cover for a secret disgust with ourselves; we have botched and bungled our lives, and we cast the blame upon the environment or the world, which have no tongues to utter a defense. The mature man accepts the natural limitations of life; he does not expect Providence to be prejudiced in his favor; he does not ask for loaded dice to play the game of life. He knows, with Carlyle, that there is no sense in vilifying the sun because it will not light our cigars. And perhaps, if we are clever enough to help it, the sun will even do that; and this vast neutral cosmos may turn out to be a pleasant place enough if we bring a little sunshine of our own to help it out. In truth, the world is neither with us or against us; it is but raw material in our hands, and can be heaven or hell according to what we are. Quote Right
Quote Left Dan had a lot of injuries last season, and we hope he remains healthy this year because he could be one of the better defensemen in the league, ... Evan has improved defensively, and it is a brand new year for the guys on our defense. Quote Right
Quote Left Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity. Quote Right
Quote Left There is immunity in reading, immunity in formal society, in office routine, in the company of old friends and in the giving of officious help to strangers, but there is no sanctuary in one bed from the memory of another. The past with its anguish will break through every defense-line of custom and habit; we must sleep and therefore we must dream. Quote Right
Quote Left This is what we have been looking for. He came out with a great attitude and threw strikes. He had a lot of confidence and the defense behind him. Quote Right
Quote Left Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue. Quote Right
Quote Left The time comes in the life of any nation when there remains only two choices - submit or fight. That time has now come to South Africa. We shall not submit and we have no choice but to hit back by all means in our power in defense of our people... Quote Right
Quote Left A funeral eulogy is a belated plea for the defense delivered after the evidence is all in. Quote Right
Quote Left The trial court has already said it's a good-faith mistake. I think the Court of Appeals is not going to get involved in this. I think everybody realizes Harris County got hoodwinked as much as the defense did with Park Dietz's testimony. Quote Right
Quote Left The aims of life are the best defense against death. Quote Right
Quote Left A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom. Quote Right
Quote Left We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal. Quote Right
Quote Left Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac. Quote Right
Quote Left Professors of literature, who for the most part are genteel but mediocre men, can make but a poor defense of their profession, and the professors of science, who are frequently men of great intelligence but of limited interests and education Quote Right
Quote Left Power in defense of freedom is greater than power on behalf of tyranny and oppression. Quote Right
Quote Left The surest defense against Evil is extreme individualism, originality of thinking, whimsicality, even-if you will-eccentricity. That is, something that can't be feigned, faked, imitated; something even a seasoned imposter couldn't be happy with. Quote Right
Quote Left I opposed the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996. It should be repealed and I will vote for its repeal on the Senate floor. I will also oppose any proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution to ban gays and lesbians from marrying. Quote Right
Quote Left Never deceive the media or the public. Credibility is all we have to go on. Nothing gets done without total commitment and outrage mixed with political realism. Never assume anything: Check everything out yourself, at the source. Establish the credibility that when we start something, we finish it. With such track record, we then move to bigger struggles and more significant victories. No congressional bill or legal gimmickry by itself will save the animals. The courts can, at best, open up the possibility for us to intervene in defense of animals, but the courts will not act until effective protests disrupt the system's orderly operation. Quote Right
Quote Left It is certainly not lions and wolves that we eat out of self-defense; on the contrary, we ignore these and slaughter harmless, tame creatures without stings or teeth to harm us, creatures that, I swear, Nature appears to have produced for the sake of their beauty and grace. But nothing abashed us, not the flower-like tinting of the flesh, not the persuasiveness of the harmonious voice, not the cleanliness of their habits or the unusual intelligence that may be found in the poor wretches. No, for the sake of a little flesh we deprive them of sun, of light, of the duration of life to which they are entitled by birth and being. Quote Right
Quote Left I think their experience kicked in and overwhelmed us a bit tonight, ... We kept fighting back and did some great things with our execution. Our inexperience on defense hurt us, as they were spreading the floor extremely well and getting good looks at the basket. Quote Right
Quote Left ...there is something so very dreadful, so satanic in tormenting those who have never harmed us, and who cannot defend themselves, who are utterly in our power, who have weapons neither of offence nor defense, that none but very hardened persons can endure the thought of it. Quote Right
Quote Left Doing is a quantum leap from imagining. Thinking about swimming isn't much like actually getting in the water. Actually getting in the water can take your breath away. The defense force inside of us wants us to be cautious, to stay away from anything as intense as a new kind of action. Its job is to protect us, and it categorically avoids anything resembling danger. But it's often wrong. Anything worth doing is worth doing too soon. Quote Right
Quote Left A politician will always tip off his true belief by stating the opposite at the beginning of the sentence. For maximum comprehension, do not start listening until the first clause is concluded. Begin instead at the word 'but' which begins the second, or active, clause. This is the way to tell a liberal from a conservative -- before they tell you.
Thus: 'I have always believed in a strong national defense, second to none, but ... ' (a liberal, about to propose a $20 billion defense cut).
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Quote Left For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight. Quote Right
Quote Left There was no doubt that we could prevail militarily, but I think that the vice president and secretary of defense and others said that we were going to be treated with euphoria, crowds who would welcome us there, and the problems of administration of Iraq's economic and political affairs was going to be an easy job, Quote Right
Quote Left Gosh, I haven't seen that many fumbles by a Jets' quarterback since Joe Namath tried to kiss Suzy Kolber on an ESPN Sunday night game a couple years ago, ... The Chiefs played defense about as well as Suzy did �¢ Joe didn't get to first base, and neither did we. But we've got Chad on a strenuous hand-strengthening regimen: he's squeezing Charmin toilet paper 500 times a day. Quote Right
Quote Left Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense. Quote Right
Quote Left It is folly for an eminent person to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected by it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age, have passed through this fiery persecution. There is no defense against reproach but obscurity; it is a kind of concomitant to greatness, as satires and invectives were an essential part of a Roman triumph. Quote Right
Quote Left How Kennedy knew the precise drop in milk consumption in 1960, the percentage rise in textile imports from 1957 to 1960 and the number of speeches cleared by the Defense Department is not quite clear, but anyway, he did. He either overwhelmed you with decimal points or disarmed you with a smile and a wisecrack. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Defense

Quote Left In football, you win with defense . . . but you lose without offense. Quote Right
Quote Left Weigh your opinions carefully; each will eventually require a defense. Defenses are not known to lead to happiness. Quote Right
Quote Left Defense of your ambition's is the failure of your decisions.. MRI Jagdish Bajantri ETD Quote Right
Quote Left The greatest blow of the defenseless to his enemy is to render good than evil for evil, and love than ranting for ranting. Quote Right
Quote Left Problems and trouble accumulate only to bury us in obscurity, virtue is our defense against such matters. Salah Quote Right
Quote Left I am a Christian romantic warrior. I fight in defense of love. Quote Right
Quote Left A woman who hits a man isn't a real woman. A man who hits a woman isn't a real man, he is a real woman. A girl who hits a man is not a girl. She is a man. A boy who hits a woman is a lesbian. And a man who hits a woman in self defense is a hero and saint. Quote Right
Quote Left They say in sports that defense wins championships, but good offense gets you there.... Quote Right
Quote Left Never lose your Childhood no matter what age you are. Tragedies might push you to the limit but when you cross your arms in defense of Fate and then stick your hands deeply in your pockets so you can hide away from Reality, just IMAGINE you find a pebble and a Star and make your own world of BEAUTY. Quote Right