Quotations on Safety
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Liberty is the condition of duty, the guardian of conscience. It grows as conscience grows. The domains of both grow together. Liberty is safety from all hindrances, even sin. So that Liberty ends by being Free Will.
- John Acton
(Keywords: Being, Conscience, Duty, Free will, Liberty, Safety, Sin)
Let who will boast their courage in the field, I find but little safety from my shield, Nature's, not honour's law we must obey: This made me cast my useless shield away.
(Keywords: Nature, Courage, Law, Safety, Will)
The fight for sanity in our gun safety laws is not by any means over. In many ways it's just beginning.
- Michael D. Barnes
(Keywords: Beginning, Fight, Laws, Safety, Sanity)
I am the parent of teenagers, my daughters are 13 and 15, so the issue of Internet safety has been an important issue. I have been visiting middle schools to talk about some of the challenges that they face.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Daughters, Internet, Safety, Schools, Talk, Teenagers)
When I lived in New York, not only did I have safety locks on the door but I had the music going, keeping the city at a distance, trying to find creative time and peace and so forth.
- Ann Beattie
(Keywords: Music, Peace, Time, Safety, Trying)
And then the conditions of safety - or lack of safety - for teachers in public schools, and the disparity between public schools and private schools is shameful.
- Warren Beatty
(Keywords: Public, Safety, Schools, Teachers)
If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We could not even eat hash with any safety.
- Josh Billings
(Keywords: Faith, Living, Safety, World)
In my district, the budget scales back and eliminates several long-term shore protection projects important to the safety and economic security of Long Island.
- Tim Bishop
(Keywords: Projects, Protection, Safety, Security)
I have no problem with the security... It's something that must be done for the times in which we live. Safety first.
- Aaron Brown
(Keywords: First, Safety, Security)
Not only should we be giving Amtrak the money it needs to continue to provide services; we should be providing security money to upgrade their tracks and improve safety and security measures in the entire rail system.
- Corrine Brown
(Keywords: Money, Giving, Needs, Safety, Security)
States get to improve transportation infrastructure; that creates economic development, puts people back to work and, most important, enhances safety and improves local communities.
- Corrine Brown
(Keywords: Work, People, Development, Safety, states)
Workers organized and fought for worker rights and food safety, Social Security and Medicare - they fought to change government. And they won.
- Sherrod Brown
(Keywords: Change, Food, Government, Rights, Safety, Security, Workers)
Of course the EU and member states must work to ensure that people moving from one country to another understand their obligations and their rights in areas like health, road safety and further education.
- John Bruton
(Keywords: Education, Work, Health, People, Country, Rights, Road, Safety, states)
Since the German people, with unparalleled heroism, but also at the cost of fearful sacrifices, has waged war against half the world, it is our right and our duty to obtain safety and independence for ourselves at sea.
- Bernhard von Bulow
(Keywords: War, People, Duty, Independence, Heroism, Right, Safety, Sea, World)
Ronald has had bicycle safety and safety in the home. Yes, Ronald is McDonald's, second most recognised figure after Santa Claus, and there's an element of obviously benefiting your business.
- Jim Cantalupo
(Keywords: Business, Home, Safety, Santa claus)
There is insufficient support for the police and safety and law enforcement, in general, in the city council.
- Steve Chabot
(Keywords: Law, Police, Safety, Support)
Religion is of general and public concern, and on its support depend, in great measure, the peace and good order of government, the safety and happiness of the people.
- Samuel Chase
(Keywords: Happiness, Peace, Religion, Government, People, Concern, Measure, Order, Public, Safety, Support)
There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which follows a supine submission to wrong and injustice and the consequent loss of national self-respect and honor, beneath which are shielded and defended a people's safety and greatness.
- Eldridge Cleaver
(Keywords: People, Greatness, Calamity, Honor, Injustice, Loss, Nation, Safety, Self, Wrong)
Governors of both political parties face a stark choice between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid, education, public safety and other essential services.
- Bill Delahunt
(Keywords: Education, Choice, Tax, Public, Safety, Tax increases)
Our military should spare no expense to ensure the safety of our troops, particularly as they confront a hostile insurgency and roadside bombs throughout Iraq.
- Christopher Dodd
(Keywords: Bombs, Iraq, Military, Safety, Troops)
Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace... on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
- William Drummond
(Keywords: Peace, Repentance, Safety, Silence, Tongue, Words)
My capital budget maintains my commitment to the education of children, health of the Chesapeake Bay, and safety of all Maryland citizens. We will continue to focus on the five pillars of my Administration as we build today and look forward to the projects of the future.
- Robert. L. Ehrlich
(Keywords: Education, Health, Children, Commitment, Focus, Future, Projects, Safety, Today, Will)
These vessels are out of sight, out of mind. They are exempt from minimum-wage requirements, from Coast Guard inspections, OSHA regulations and other safety laws.
- Steve Finley
(Keywords: Laws, Mind, Safety, Sight)
Our teachers are responsible for our children's welfare for the six or eight hours they are at school and we need to know without question that their safety will be paramount on the minds of teachers, faculty and volunteers.
- Mike Fitzpatrick
(Keywords: Children, Question, Safety, School, Teachers, Welfare, Will)
Internet safety begins at home and that is why my legislation would require the Federal Trade Commission to design and publish a unique website to serve as a clearinghouse and resource for parents, teachers and children for information on the dangers of surfing the Internet.
- Mike Fitzpatrick
(Keywords: Design, Home, Children, Information, Internet, Legislation, Parents, Safety, Teachers, Trade)
The American people must be willing to give up a degree of personal privacy in exchange for safety and security.
- Louis Freeh
(Keywords: People, American, Privacy, Safety, Security)
When we talk about safety and security of the American people, politics falls aside pretty quickly.
- Bill Frist
(Keywords: Politics, People, American, Pretty, Safety, Security, Talk)
We have played a critical role in meeting the new safety standards. The Canadian space industry contributed new tools that make the inspection of the space shuttle possible.
- Marc Garneau
(Keywords: Meeting, Safety, Space, Tools)
New standards for safety are now in place and Canada has helped provide tools and techniques that were needed. Technologies like these are innovative and represent great achievements for us.
- Marc Garneau
(Keywords: Canada, Now, Safety, Tools)
I am still feeling my calf strain, so I have been unable to train this week. I will again have to sit out the weekend action, but the lads are climbing ever higher to safety.
- David Ginola
(Keywords: Action, Feeling, Safety, Weekend, Will)
Confidence, knowing for certain that the person making the call has your safety foremost in their mind. And knowing that the job you are about to take on is the right thing to do, that it makes sense.
- Paul Gleason
(Keywords: Confidence, Job, Mind, Right, Safety, Sense)
Today 80 percent of all the oil that comes out of the Gulf is from 1,000 feet or more and today almost a third of it is more than 5,000 feet below the surface. What hasn't happened is the safety and the ability to respond to a negative event such as this blowout, has been far outrun by the technology of drilling itself. We need to close that gap.
- Bob Graham
(Keywords: Technology, Negative, Ability, Drilling, Feet, Oil, Safety, Today)
Bernanke and company are trying to reflate the economy with almost stated objective of inflation at 2 percent and higher in order to provide some type of safety margin for a future recession. That's where they want to go.
- Bill Gross
(Keywords: Company, Economy, Future, Inflation, Order, Safety, Trying, Want)
These are they whose youth was violently severed by war and death; a word on the telephone, a scribbled line on paper, and their future ceased. They have built up their lives again, but their safety is not absolute, their fortress not impregnable.
- Winifred Holtby
(Keywords: War, Death, Future, Safety, Word, Youth)
Within minutes of the attack, your Department of Public Safety mobilized its Operations Center, headed by a national expert on weapons of mass destruction.
- Jane D. Hull
(Keywords: Destruction, Public, Safety, Weapons)
The true credit for our safety and security goes to our men and women who are serving in places like Iraq and Afghanistan in the global war on terrorism.
- Asa Hutchinson
(Keywords: Men, War, Women, Afghanistan, Credit, Iraq, Safety, Security, Terrorism)
We must seek to persuade member states and institutions that better regulation in Europe does not mean cutting health and safety in the workplace, nor does it mean dismantling social standards.
- John Hutton
(Keywords: Health, Europe, Safety, states)
Historically, musicians know what it is like to be outside the norm - walking the high wire without a safety net. Our experience is not so different from those who march to the beat of different drummers.
- Billy Joel
(Keywords: Experience, March, Musicians, Safety, Walking)
When I hear the word culture - I release the safety-catch of my Browning.
- Hanns Johst
(Keywords: Culture, Safety, Word)
I rise today in strong support of the Children's Safety and Violent Crime Reduction Act, because it is a commonsense way to protect our schoolchildren from pedophiles.
- Ric Keller
(Keywords: Act, Children, Crime, Safety, Support, Today)
The United States armed forces and coalition troops deserve recognition and support for their work to remove Saddam Hussein from power, and ensure the safety and security of the American people, civilians abroad, and the people of Iraq.
- Mark Kennedy
(Keywords: Work, Power, People, American, Iraq, Safety, Security, states, Support, Troops, United)
Firefighters are essential to the safety and security of our local communities. We owe it to these men and women to provide them with better training and equipment so they can do their jobs more effectively and safely.
- Carl Levin
(Keywords: Men, Women, Jobs, Safety, Security, Training)
We have all read tragic stories in our local papers about gun accidents as a result of misuse. As lawmakers we can better promote safety and responsibility by encouraging gun owners to purchase gun safes to store firearms and keep them from falling into the wrong hands.
- Ron Lewis
(Keywords: Encouraging, Accidents, Responsibility, Result, Safety, Wrong)
Every day, first responders put their own lives on the line to ensure our safety. The least we can do is make sure they have the tools to protect and serve their communities.
- Joe Lieberman
(Keywords: Day, First, Safety, Tools)
What is most important for Europe is economic growth and jobs, security at home and safety in the world.
- Peter Mandelson
(Keywords: Home, Growth, Europe, Jobs, Safety, Security, World)
Scientists at MIT and engineering schools all across America say that they could improve the fuel economy standards for the existing set of vehicles by 10 miles per gallon using existing technology, without compromising safety or comfort at all.
- Ed Markey
(Keywords: Technology, America, Comfort, Economy, Engineering, Safety, Schools, Scientists)
Last year in a historic move, the state of New York passed the very first cigarette fire safety standard.
- Ed Markey
(Keywords: Fire, First, Safety, State)
Through danger safety comes - through trouble rest.
- John Marston
(Keywords: Danger, Rest, Safety, Trouble)
If we know there is enough money in there for nine or ten months, we won't worry too much. They can come back and get more-not all they want, but a large piece of it. So you always have the supplemental as a safety valve.
- John William McCormack
(Keywords: Money, Months, Safety, Want, Worry)
Let's stop pretending we can arrest our way to safety and security. Despite all the fine work that policemen and women do, we have got to find other solutions to deter crime.
- Carrie P. Meek
(Keywords: Women, Work, Crime, Safety, Security)