Quotations on Jeopardy
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Power and violence are opposites; where the one rules absolutely, the other is absent. Violence appears where power is in jeopardy, but left to its own course it ends in power's disappearance.
- Hannah Arendt
(Keywords: Power, Jeopardy, Opposites, Rules, Violence)
It is the Constitution of the United States that has been undermined, undercut, and is under attack. It is the American people's liberties that is in jeopardy. That is why I wrote 'Losing America.'
- Robert Byrd
(Keywords: People, America, American, Constitution, Jeopardy, states, United)
You don't get a chance to take a breath but when you do, you have some really good comedy moments that ease up on the tension that the movie is centered around which is Kim being kidnapped and her son and husband being kidnapped and the jeopardy that they're in.
- David R. Ellis
(Keywords: Husband, Son, Being, Chance, Comedy, Jeopardy, Moments, Tension)
If you're going to play at all, you're out to win. Baseball, board games, playing Jeopardy, I hate to lose.
- Derek Jeter
(Keywords: Baseball, Games, Hate, Jeopardy, Play)
And understandably so, that when you're in legal jeopardy, you really cannot put yourself in a position to open yourself up to the media.
- Monica Lewinsky
(Keywords: Legal, Jeopardy, Media, Open)
I have no inhibitions about smoking or drinking, but I think too much of my voice to place it in jeopardy. I have spent many good years in training and cultivating it, and I would be foolish to do anything which might impair or ruin it.
- Jeanette MacDonald
(Keywords: Drinking, Jeopardy, Ruin, Smoking, Training, Voice, Years)
When I was born in 1942, World War II was still going. And I began to realize when I became a young adult that if we don't teach our kids a better way of relating to their fellow human beings, the very future of humanity on the planet is in jeopardy.
- Graham Nash
(Keywords: War, Future, Humanity, Jeopardy, Kids, World, World war)
If you really believe the number one priority of our government is the protection of our people, then the idea of being defenseless against an intercontinental ballistic missile or any other type of weapon system that puts us in jeopardy is not acceptable.
- Don Nickles
(Keywords: Government, People, Idea, Being, Jeopardy, Protection)
I want to make it clear that I honestly answered every question put to me during the so-called Iran-Contra hearings. But if they didn't ask me about something, I wasn't about to reveal things that would put other people in jeopardy.
- Oliver North
(Keywords: People, Jeopardy, Question, Want)
The men and women who make up a plane's crew put their lives in jeopardy each time they fly. It's our job as much as anyone's to make sure we make it as safe as possible up there for them.
- Dave Reichert
(Keywords: Men, Time, Women, Jeopardy, Job)
I've slept with a couple of people and made some poor choices and put things in jeopardy with... what I was happy with, and that's my own fault. I've got no one else to blame about that stuff.
- Shane Warne
(Keywords: People, Blame, Choices, Fault, Jeopardy, Poor)
I've always been fascinated by activists, people who will devote their life to a cause, people who go to India and to Africa and put their life in jeopardy to do what they believe is right.
- Rachel Weisz
(Keywords: Life, People, Cause, Jeopardy, Right, Will)
Judging from the main portions of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy.
- Walt Whitman
(Keywords: History, Jeopardy, Justice, World)