Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 38
Trust Never

I have never, not once, violated my public trust.

- Alan Mollohan

Living Couple

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

Ever Praised

Human rights are praised more than ever - and violated as much as ever.

- Anna Lindh

Been Convention

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


It does violence to the English language to assert that a president who has violated a duty entrusted to him by the Constitution is not guilty of official misconduct.

- Charles T. Canady

Give Been

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

Disease Bodies

When our bodies are violated by this horrible disease of cancer, we're in total shock because it's so unexpected.

- David H. Koch

England Took

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

Country Been

These are people - I'm for immigration - legal immigration. I've been an immigration attorney. But people who have come to our country and violated laws, we should not be providing full health care services.

- Joe Wilson

Allow Which

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

Reason Private

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

Society Delights

Society secretly delights in crime, excesses, and violated prohibitions of all sorts.

- Bernard Tschumi

Over Period

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

Truth May

Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.

- Henri Frederic Amiel

Rights Soldier

As a child soldier, your rights are constantly violated.

- Ishmael Beah

Harmony Laws

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

Spain European

European values, civil rights, freedom of speech, freedom of informatio,n and freedom of assembly are being violated by Spain's central government.

- Carles Puigdemont

Constitution Sold

When you go with individuals who have violated the Constitution in any fashion, you have sold your soul to them.

- Derrick Grayson

Think Period

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

Chance Given

Given an opportunity, Modi has violated the freedom of press both in letter and spirit. He destroys freedom of the press whenever he gets a chance.

- Kapil Sibal

Idea Implied

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

Army Private

In the army you feel violated - there's no private space. Writing was a life-saver, a way of recovering private territory.

- Etgar Keret

Broken Other

I have not done anything wrong. I have not broken any laws. I have not violated any IRS rules or regulations and I have not provided false information to this or any other committee.

- Lois Lerner

People Primitive

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


Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that creates huge inequalities.

- Pope Francis

Forgive Been

If I say, 'I forgive you,' I have implicitly said you have done something wrong to me. But what forgiveness is at its heart is both saying that justice has been violated and not letting that violation count against the offender.

- Miroslav Volf

Here Which

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

Some Means

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

Think Own

I violated, apparently, an unspoken rule that we are supposed to take care of our own. Frankly, if that invites discomfort, I welcome it. I don't think there's enough discomfort in journalism, especially in Washington.

- Mark Leibovich

Education Proper

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

Lives Persecuted

In 1976, Rastafarians were one of the most violated, persecuted groups in Jamaica. They could be beaten within an inch of their lives, or detained for two years, just for being found in a 'proper' neighbourhood.

- Marlon James

Law Arrested

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

United States

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

Want Jobs

I've asked Jobs why he didn't get an operation then and he said, 'I didn't want my body to be opened. I didn't want to be violated in that way.'

- Walter Isaacson

Supreme Cases

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

Trust Know

We can trust ourselves to know when our boundaries are being violated.

- Melody Beattie

Everyone Poorly

You do not have to be convicted or even charged of a crime to be able to demonstrate that you've violated a personal conduct policy, and reflect poorly not only on themselves, but all of their teammates, every NFL player in the league, and everyone associated with the NFL.

- Roger Goodell


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