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Want World Cup

I want to reduce my risks as much as possible and hopefully be able to go to the World Cup fit, ready and healthy.

- Abby Wambach

Hours Cut

One way to reduce the need for layoffs would be to cut back on hours, spreading the available work among more employees.

- Adam Cohen

Some Panacea

Meditation isn't snake oil. For some people, meditation might be the most efficient way to reduce stress and cultivate mindfulness. But it isn't a panacea. If you don't meditate, there's no need to stress out about it.

- Adam Grant

Number Either

We must either reduce the number of our engagements or increase the number of our troops.

- Adam Schiff

Guns Aware

There's no evidence that I'm aware of that guns reduce crime.

- Alan Dershowitz

Repair Using

Using medicine in the service of cosmesis is generally bad for patients, bad for doctors, and bad for democracy. The only exceptions are when we know the intervention will actually reduce suffering, as with a primary cleft lip repair.

- Alice Dreger

Dissent Does

Locking up dissenters does not reduce dissent - it fosters it.

- Amal Clooney

Truth Which

Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning.

- Anais Nin

Mountains Learned

What we can do now is contribute to a clearer understanding of what happened that day on Everest in the hope that the lessons to be learned will reduce the risk for others who, like us, take on the challenge of the mountains.

- Anatoli Boukreev

Charge Reliance

We must aim for a zero-tolerance approach to hospital-acquired infections; we have to be clear about who's in charge at ward level, so there's proper accountability, and we need to reduce the reliance on agency nursing staff.

- Andrew Lansley

Harmony Give

I grew up pretty peacefully, in that Eastern way. You easily solve problems, believe in harmony. Reduce conflicts, take orders until one day you give orders.

- Ang Lee

Country Euro

At this time - we're in a dramatic crisis - euro bonds are precisely the wrong answer. They lead us into a debt union, not a stability union. Each country has to take its own steps to reduce its debt.

- Angela Merkel

Below Shared

We have shared responsibility for global climate; we have to reduce climate change below 2 degrees Celsius.

- Angela Merkel

Mistake Cut

Make no mistake: I will work with both Democrats and Republicans to cut wasteful spending and reduce our debt in a balanced, responsible way.

- Ann McLane Kuster

Cities Rail

Australia has an economic interest in ensuring our cities have 21st century urban rail transport to reduce traffic congestion.

- Anthony Albanese

Waste Delivery

Only 10 per cent of food grown in India is processed. So the best way to reduce food waste and maximise calorie delivery is to increase that ratio of processed food to total food.

- Anthony Pratt

Law Give

The business of the law is to make sense of the confusion of what we call human life - to reduce it to order but at the same time to give it possibility, scope, even dignity.

- Archibald MacLeish

Medical Best Way

The best way to reduce the cost of medical care is to reduce the illness.

- Arlen Specter

Rather Determine

There is a kind of thinking in the Church that wants to reduce the priest to a mere functionary, a managing director, where administration rather than doctrine and worship are to determine the form of the Church.

- Arthur Middleton

Help Intensity

The capping of cash transactions will help the banks reduce cash intensity.

- Arundhati Bhattacharya

Unions Employers

Many people do not realize that where unions have bargaining rights employers cannot raise wages or improve benefit plans any more than they can reduce them without of the consent of the union.

- Charles E. Wilson

Need Sources

We need to reduce our dependence on foreign sources of energy.

- Charlie Dent

Country Resource

There is an incredible renewable energy resource off both coasts of this country - wind and tidal energy that can power our economy, create good paying jobs and reduce greenhouse gas pollution.

- Chellie Pingree

Think Established

We have access to practical, ethical and scientifically established methods of birth control. So I think that is the most ethical way to reduce our population.

- Christian de Duve

Worry Over

I never had the high-paying job or the company car. It took me over a decade to pay off my student loans. I never had to worry about where to dock my yacht to reduce my taxes.

- Christine O'Donnell

Deserve New

New Yorkers have real issues, and they deserve to have a mayor that is prepared to work with them to solve the challenges they have, reduce the problems that they have, and they deserve to have a mayor's race that is focused on them.

- Christine Quinn

Will Meant

I am convinced that policies meant to reduce alleged carbon dioxide-induced global warming will be destructive.

- Christopher Monckton

Like Certainly

Poverty is clearly one source of emotional suffering, but there are others, like loneliness. A policy to reduce the loneliness of the elderly would certainly reduce suffering.

- Daniel Kahneman

Men Wonders

All women are wonders because they reduce all men to the obvious.

- Daniel Mainwaring

However Screening

Increased and better screening for explosives is necessary - and Congress should fund it and TSA should implement it as quickly as possible - however that screening doesn't reduce the risk posed by a trained terrorist with an unconventional weapon.

- Dave Reichert

Help Spending

I came to Congress to help reduce spending.

- Dave Reichert

Fate Side

If your DNA profile puts you at a higher risk of developing obesity, that doesn't mean it's your fate. You can take control of the environmental side of the equation and reduce your overall lifetime risk by a lot.

- David Agus

Role Quickly

Of course, it's imperative that we stabilize Iraq and quickly reduce our armed role there.

- David Hackworth

Cities Provinces

Many countries - as well as cities, states and provinces - are taking global warming seriously and are working to reduce emissions and shift to cleaner energy sources.

- David Suzuki

Some Which

When you're feeling stressed, your breath becomes more rapid and shallow. Take some slow, deep breaths, which will reduce your stress level almost immediately.

- Dean Ornish

May Study

Lifestyle changes may help reduce risk, but no study has shown that lifestyle changes alone can eliminate the risk of breast cancer, especially in those carrying the BRCA mutation.

- Dean Ornish

Ace Insulin

In our experience, when people make comprehensive lifestyle changes, they usually can reduce or discontinue medications such as cholesterol-lowering drugs, anti-hypertensives, beta-blockers, ACE inhibitors, nitrates, insulin, and so on.

- Dean Ornish

Reform Spending

I've developed several serious policy proposals to create jobs, reform Washington and reduce spending.

- Deb Fischer

Back Quantity

Cutting back on calories is not the answer to successful weight loss and successful health... you have to increase the quality of what you eat, not just reduce the quantity.

- Joel Fuhrman

Prepare Means

We must prepare the ground for creativity. And if this also gives rise later to success in the economic sense, success in terms of Euros and Cents, this will by no means reduce my joy.

- Johannes Rau

Constitution Think

We have to think outside the box, inside the Constitution, find ways to do things that will elevate our security, reduce the risk of the incidence of terrorist attack.

- John Ashcroft

Maine Costs

Our goal is to make Maine the healthiest state in the nation and reduce our overall health care costs.

- John Baldacci

Woman Unjust

Woman suffrage is an unjust, unreasonable, unspiritual abnormality. It is a hard, undigested, tasteless, devitalized proposition. It is a half-fledged, unmusical, Promethean abomination. It is a quack bolus to reduce masculinity even by the obliteration of femininity.

- John Boyle O'Reilly

Pain Will

It's essential to tell the truth at all times. This will reduce life's pain. Lying distorts reality. All forms of distorted thinking must be corrected.

- John Bradshaw

Practice Most

In practice, the U.K.'s most consistent strategic objective in relation to Iraq was to reduce the level of its deployed forces.

- John Chilcot

More Impatient

Men tend to try to struggle to be more rational and reduce things to simplicity more and are more impatient with ambiguity than women are.

- John Crowley

Republicans Putting

Republicans must stop putting tax increases on the fiscal cliff negotiating table and start demanding that Democrats put forth serious proposals to reduce spending.

- John Fleming

New Needs

New Zealand as a whole needs to save more, spend less and reduce our reliance on foreign debt.

- John Key

Numbers Multitude

The Indians, I was now speaking of, were not content with the common Enemies that lessen and destroy their Country-men, but invented an infallible Stratagem to purge their Tribe, and reduce their Multitude into far less Numbers.

- John Lawson

Happen Still

Still, the film nearly didn't happen a number of times. There were great arguments with United Artists about how to reduce the cost because they were nothing if not conscious of the price of the film.

- John Schlesinger

Doing Very

We're focused on doing the things that make the economy perform well, and as you do that, reduce deficits, for one, very important; secondly, keep growth rates high, very important.

- John W. Snow

Think Which

I think we'll build a consensus for action on Social Security reform which will reduce that long-term unfunded obligation and put the system on a sustainable basis.

- John W. Snow

Country Very

It is very rewarding to serve the country by helping President Bush work to reduce the drug problem.

- John Walters

Will Go

We know that if we can prevent kids from trying drugs in their teenage years, we dramatically reduce the likelihood that they will go on to have problems later in life.

- John Walters

Mobility Funding

We must do all we can to reduce congestion in our urban areas and increase access and mobility in our rural areas, and this extra funding will help us get there.

- John Warner

Poverty Responsible

Taking responsible steps to reduce poverty is not merely a moral imperative but an economic one.

- John Yarmuth

Like Untouched

In Washington, task forces work like Tylenol: they reduce the symptoms of scandal while leaving the substance untouched.

- Jonathan Turley

Sincerely Based

Anyone who sincerely wanted to use policy to reduce illegal immigration should start by crafting legislation based on changing actual behavior.

- Jose Ferreira

Stereotypes Violent

Where are the exhortations for children to reject the self-defeating stereotypes that reduce black people to violent, oversexed 'gangstas,' minstrel show comedians and mindless athletes?

- Juan Williams

Making Other

The greater the power, the more need there is for transparency, because if the power is abused, the result can be so enormous. On the other hand, those people who do not have power, we mustn't reduce their power even more by making them yet more transparent.

- Julian Assange

Natural Profits

By starting to pay attention to our natural soundscapes, businesses can reduce staff turnover, increase productivity, and increase profits.

- Julian Treasure

Ways Known

Prevention is one of the few known ways to reduce demand for health and aged care services.

- Julie Bishop


The whole film is about people being convinced that they can reduce themselves to their archetypes.

- Atom Egoyan

Other Committing

Justice can help reduce sexual violence: bringing to justice those soldiers responsible for sexual violence discourages other soldiers from committing such crimes.

- Augustin Matata Ponyo

Leverage Very

The important thing about outsourcing or global sourcing is that it becomes a very powerful tool to leverage talent, improve productivity and reduce work cycles.

- Azim Premji

Over Methods

The methods that EPA introduced after 1970 to reduce air-pollutant emissions worked for a while, but over time have become progressively less effective.

- Barry Commoner

Goal Symptom

The goal is to reduce the size and scope of government spending, not to focus on the deficit. The deficit is the symptom of the disease.

- Grover Norquist

Next Over

We want to reduce the size of government in half as a percentage of GNP over the next 25 years. We want to reduce the number of people depending on government so there is more autonomy and more free citizens.

- Grover Norquist

Through Certainly

The welfare state creates its own victim/client constituency. By making individuals free and independent, we reduce the need for 'charity' to those truly needy citizens what we can certainly afford to help through real charity.

- Grover Norquist

Capabilities Linear

Consequences of linear thinking in Afghanistan and Iraq included overestimating indigenous forces' capabilities, underestimating the enemy, and the associated expectation that the coalition could soon reduce force levels and shift to an exclusively advisory effort.

- H. R. McMaster

Small Through

Broadband gives small businesses the opportunity to broaden their customer base and reduce their overheads through e-commerce platforms.

- Hamadoun Toure

Committee Shared

As Vermont's senator and a member of the Budget Committee, I will not support a plan to reduce the deficit that does not call for shared sacrifice.

- Bernie Sanders


Diversifying sufficiently among uncorrelated risks can reduce portfolio risk toward zero. But financial engineers should know that's not true of a portfolio of correlated risks.

- Harry Markowitz

Love Energy Policy

We need a balanced, long term energy policy to reduce our dependence on foreign oil and preserve the beauty of the land we love.

- Heather Wilson

May Large

A people numerically large may attain to ways of thought and enterprise that no political censure can reduce to a minimum; but under narrower conditions, it may easily come about that the whole people will fall asleep.

- Bjornstjerne Bjornson

Minutes Almost

But the branches of industry are so multifarious, the divisions of labour so minutes and manifold, that it seems at first almost impossible to reduce them to any system.

- Henry Mayhew

Politics Play

We can play politics, or we can reduce crime.

- Bobby Scott


Being a Navy SEAL and sniper taught me all about risk management. Take away all the risk variables under your control and reduce it to an acceptable level. The same fundamentals apply in business.

- Brandon Webb

Next Organ

The self-driving car is coming. And right now, our best supply of organs come from car accidents... Once we have self-driving cars, we can actually reduce the number of accidents, but the next problem then would be organ replacement.

- Bre Pettis

Game Always

Essentially, we're always trying to reduce latency. As you try to reduce the latency of the experience, you can only get it down so far before we start running into the limitations of game engines, computing, the intensity of the experience you're trying to compute.

- Brendan Iribe

Celebrate Other

If we are ever to halt climate change and conserve land, water and other resources, not to mention reduce animal suffering, we must celebrate Earth Day every day - at every meal.

- Ingrid Newkirk

Storytelling Market

You cannot reduce the power of story with the tag of money because it's not a share market. So you must know the seriousness of the power of storytelling.

- Irrfan Khan

Nature Ensure

Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet.

- Jack Herer

Confident Will

It takes a long, hard effort and sustained determination to reduce crime. We will stay the course and we are confident that the numbers will continue to go down.

- Jack Johnson

Access Laws

Safe storage and child access prevention laws are critical steps as we seek to reduce the occurrence of accidental shootings and suicides involving guns.

- Carl Levin

Placed Deficits

We have to reduce the burden placed on our economy by years of deficits and debt.

- Jacob Lew

Including Costs

Today, we are announcing that agencies are releasing their final regulatory reform plans, including hundreds of initiatives that will reduce costs, simplify the system, and eliminate redundancy and inconsistency.

- Cass Sunstein

Aim Laws

All the mathematical sciences are founded on relations between physical laws and laws of numbers, so that the aim of exact science is to reduce the problems of nature to the determination of quantities by operations with numbers.

- James C. Maxwell

Work Need

We need to work together to support common-sense solutions to establish and maintain regulatory certainty and predictability for the mining industry and reduce excessive, duplicative, and expensive permitting delays.

- Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Other Which

I have relentlessly beat the drum for Google's 'two-step' authentication systems for Gmail and other services, which radically reduce the likelihood that your account can be hacked from afar.

- James Fallows

Lives Disadvantaged

Early investment in the lives of disadvantaged children will help reduce inequality, in both the short and the long run.

- James Heckman

Social His

Schools are successful only insofar as they reduce the dependence of a child's opportunities upon his social origins.

- James S. Coleman

Nature Natural

Any fool can wash himself, but every wise man knows that it is an unnecessary labour, for nature will quickly reduce him to a natural and healthy dirtiness again.

- James Stephens

Having Use

It is about time that we develop a worldwide strategy to reduce illegal trade in meth and its precursor chemicals and stop the devastating impact that methamphetamine use is having on our children and our communities.

- Dennis Cardoza

Need Will

Technology and robotics are advancing and will reduce the need for workers in the future.

- Jan C. Ting

Love Mystic

Indians love to reduce the prosaic to the mystic.

- Jan Morris

Best Control

Plan Colombia was supposed to reduce Colombia's cultivation and distribution of drugs by 50 percent, but 6 years and $4.7 billion later, the drug control results are meager at best.

- Jan Schakowsky

Study Projects

In the housing projects, people talked of ways to reduce crime, relieve overcrowding, and they were good ideas that we plan to study, and possibly implement.

- Jane Byrne

Will Started

My earnest hope is that what we started in terms of building partnerships with communities across America will continue, that we will continue our efforts to reduce crime and violence.

- Janet Reno

Which Include

If you get a book which is 600 pages, you have to reduce it to a script of 100 pages. In two hours of film, you cannot possibly include all the characters.

- Dino De Laurentiis