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There are only two things we should fight for.
One is the defense of our homes and the other is the Bill of Rights.
- Smedley Butler

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I think the environment should be put in the category
of our national security.
Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad.
Otherwise what is there to defend?
- Robert Redford

Humor is just another defense against the universe.
- Mel Brooks

My father never raised his hand to any one of his children,
except in self-defense.
- Fred Allen

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Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first,
and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
- Red Auerbach

Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm,
but willing to draw blood in its defense.
- Mark Overby

I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice!
And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
- Barry Goldwater


 

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
- Mignon McLaughlin

Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a
good defense cannot beat a better offense.'
In other words a good offense wins.
- Dan Quayle

There is no defense against adverse fortune which is
so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.
- Thomas W. Higginson

If a war be undertaken...
before the resources of peace have been tried and proved vain to secure it,
that war has no defense, it is a national crime.
- Charles Eliot Norton

There is nothing so skillful in its own defense as imperious pride.
- Helen Hunt Jackson

In the present imperialistic milieu there can be no
wars of national self-defense.
- Karl Liebknecht

When France resolved, along with England,
to lend assistance in the legitimate defense of Poland,
the realization burst on us that a conflict of awesome
proportions was inevitable.
- Rene Cassin

As a scientist in the field of biological warfare defense,
I have never had any reservations whatsoever about
helping the anthrax investigation in any way that I could.
- Steven Hatfill

If it doen't make sense, you should find for the defense.
- Johnnie Cochran

I voted for the Defense of Marriage Act but I do not
believe we should institutionalize a form of discrimination
against any minority by amending the Constitution.
- Ben Nighthorse Campbell

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.
- George Orwell

The ABA works tirelessly in its efforts involving the first line of defense:
the prevention of burn injuries.
- Richard Neal

For us Australians, Singapore also represents sacred soil.
Almost 2000 Australians died here in the defense of
your island country and our neighborhood.
- Michael Jeffery

We all know how powerful the web can be for raising political money.
Well, if you're game, the Duke Cunningham Legal Defense
Fund is apparently ready to accept your donation.
- Joshua Micah Marshall

The Defense Department must do a better job of providing
the best possible care for service women who are victims of sexual assault.
- Louise Slaughter

The problem in defense is
how far you can go without destroying from within
what you are trying to defend from without.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Connecticut's first responders and defense workers
work every day to help us achieve these goals.
- Christopher Dodd

I don't even call it violence when it's in self defense;
I call it intelligence.
- Malcolm X

I always root for the defense.
- Wellington Mara

So-called defense now absorbs sixty per cent of the national budget,
and about twelve per cent of the Gross National Product.
- George Wald

Hence that general is skilful in attack whose opponent
does not know what to defend;
and he is skilful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack.
- Sun Tzu

It is time we had a defense budget that lives within its means,
accounts for what is truly required in Iraq and provides
the best possible support for all our troops.
- Pete Stark

A faithful friend is a strong defense;
And he that hath found him hath found a treasure.
- Louisa May Alcott

It is essential that all Americans take the time to
honor and remember those individuals who gave their
lives in defense of our liberty.
- Charles Schumer

My job is to give the president and secretary of defense
military advice before they know they need it.
- John W. Vessey, Jr.

Each and every Notary Public plays a crucial role in
combating identity theft.
They serve as our front line of defense and the public
is safer because of the job they do.
- Ken Salazar

There's no excuse for skimping on national defense
when the country is at war.
- Bill Nelson

If your basic premise about the fundamental purpose
of our government is that it must provide for the common defense,
then no other position is possible.
- Don Nickles

For target shooting, that's okay.
Get a license and go to the range.
For defense of the home, that's why we have police departments.
- James Brady

It's pitching, hitting and defense that wins.
Any two can win.
All three make you unbeatable.
- Joe Garagiola

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.
- Aeschylus

The only defense is offense, which means that you have
to kill more women and children more quickly than the
enemy if you wish to save yourselves.
- Stanley Baldwin

Big league defense is going to get outs most times.
- Barry Zito

The Secretary of Defense is not a super General or Admiral.
His task is to exercise civilian control over the Department
for the Commander-in-Chief and the country.
- Donald Rumsfeld

I support development and deployment of a limited national missile defense.
Few if any of our duties surpass our obligation to
provide for the common defense of our nation.
- Joe Lieberman

War, except in self-defense, is a failure of moral imagination.
- Bill Moyers

I was learning, as I did in the Ministry of Defense.
I never knew, but I always learned.
- Shimon Peres

Defense is superior to opulence.
- Adam Smith

So I'd rather have a defense that's successful where
everyone's comfortable in their positions.
- Michael Strahan

Wherever they have been arraigned, a plain charge has
been exhibited against them.
They have had an impartial trial and have been permitted to make their defense.
- Robert Walpole

Being briefed only once is a quaint defense.
You're either briefed or not briefed.
- Mark Davis

We do not need to eat animals, wear animals,
or use animals for entertainment purposes,
and our only defense of these uses is our pleasure,
amusement, and convenience.
- Gary L. Francione

The backbone of our nation's domestic defense against
terrorist attacks will continue to be the men and women
in local law enforcement and emergency services.
- Saxby Chambliss

It is impossible to have a public trial if you can't
guarantee the safety of witnesses,
judges or defense counsel.
- Richard Goldstone

Our funding is based on our support of ideas like limited government,
individual rights and a strong defense.
- Richard Scaife

The defendant wants to hide the truth because he's generally guilty.
The defense attorney's job is to make sure the jury
does not arrive at that truth.
- Alan Dershowitz

The defense of our rights and our dignity,
as well as efforts never to let ourselves to be overcome
by the feeling of hatred -
this is the road we have chosen.
- Lech Walesa

If you are going to have to play defense all the time,
you cannot have the kind of ingenuity,
assertiveness, independence, and intelligence which
is what has made our country strong.
- Arlen Specter

The extra pass and the extra effort on defense always get the job done.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

A government without the power of defense!
It is a solecism.
- James Q. Wilson

The Department of Defense took 40 years to get where it got.
- Michael Chertoff

But the federal government, our collective government,
has responsibilities that none of these other levels
of government can fulfill;
and chief among these is national defense.
- Don Nickles

The Intelligence Committee will also examine present
counterintelligence programs for the Department of Energy,
the National Laboratories, and the Department of Defense.
- Charles Foster Bass

Only those who are ideologically opposed to military
programs think of the defense budget as the first and
best place to get resources for social welfare needs.
- Herman Kahn

Extol Jewish virtue, modern Zionism and the Israeli Defense Forces.
- Geraldo Rivera

We need a defense budget that's big enough to sustain
an increase in the size of the Army.
- James Talent

These soldiers deserve a better defense secretary than the one we have.
- Bill Kristol

My own ambition in the ring had always been skillful boxing,
speed and defense - on the order of Mike Gibbons.
- Gene Tunney

The sacrifices made by veterans and their willingness
to fight in defense of our nation merit our deep respect and praise -
and to the best in benefits and medical care.
- Sue Kelly

You have to play defense, that's how you win.
- Peter Bondra

When I come off the bench, I'm looking to add energy,
and then I play defense and rebound.
Also, at the end of the game, I have the experience
to go out there and help us win.
- Sue Wicks

The defense of our democracy against the forces that
threaten it from without has made some of its failures
to function at home glaringly apparent.
- Wendell Willkie

However, the Department of Defense treats these detainees
in accord with the Geneva Convention,
even though that is not required because of the inhumane
methods used by these killers.
- Bill Shuster

I get a kick out of watching a team defense me.
A player moves two steps in one direction and I hit
it two steps the other way.
It goes right by his glove and I laugh.
- Rod Carew


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