Quotations on Support
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My writing has to support more than my research habit, but I love to curl up with a book about some dusty corner of history.
- Lynn Abbey
(Keywords: History, Love, Habit, Research, Support, Writing)
People always seem to assume that we have a full, back-up support team - make-up, costume and a driver - but usually, in a war zone, there's only me and the cameraman.
- Kate Adie
(Keywords: War, People, Support, Zone)
There are a growing number of conservatives and Republicans who, while they support the president and support the war in Iraq, wonder how many of these nation-building wars we're going to engage in and what the parameters of that are.
- Lamar Alexander
(Keywords: War, Iraq, Nation, President, Republicans, Support, Wonder)
After seven years of writing - and working many jobs to support my family - I finally got published.
- Lloyd Alexander
(Keywords: Family, Jobs, Support, Writing, Years)
I loved living and breathing theatre so much that I decided I had to find a way to bring my desire to act and my ability to support myself together. I'd run through the possibilities in Washington, so that meant moving to New York.
- Karen Allen
(Keywords: Ability, Act, Desire, Living, Possibilities, Support, Theatre, Washington)
I support exemptions from the estate tax to ensure that when Maine farm owners die, their families will be able to continue to farm the land that they have protected and lived on, often for generations.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Tax, Generations, Land, Support, Will)
I go on giving interviews because I've been brought up to support the projects I'm involved in. When you've enjoyed working on a production, you want to do them a favour.
- Francesca Annis
(Keywords: Giving, Production, Projects, Support, Want)
Have a working spouse, because you won't earn a living from writing - not at first, if ever. My wife worked for years to support us.
- Piers Anthony
(Keywords: Wife, First, Living, Support, Writing, Years)
This airline is grateful for his extensive contributions and we will miss his friendship and support. We extend our deepest sympathies to the Casey family on its personal loss.
- Gerard Arpey
(Keywords: Family, Friendship, Loss, Support, Will)
It's a tragedy, but with your support and your help we will wage this fight and we're going to win it.
- Michael D. Barnes
(Keywords: Fight, Help, Support, Tragedy, Wage, Will)
I will always support legislation which respects and values life.
- Gresham Barrett
(Keywords: Life, Values, Legislation, Support, Will)
The institutional investor remains the bigger influence on individual trades simply because the institutional investor has more money to support the order and that will have more of an impact on the stock.
- Maria Bartiromo
(Keywords: Money, Influence, Order, Support, Will)
I am excited to rise today to support National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day. This celebration honors the husband and wife business owner teams whose work helps drive the economy and fuel job growth.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Business, Mom, Work, Wife, Husband, Growth, Day, Economy, Job, Support, Today)
When one guy undermines the other, it only causes trouble, and the team isn't successful. It's very important for both of us to accept our role and help the team. One guy can get hot, and if that's Alex, I'll support him and help any way I can.
- Ed Belfour
(Keywords: Successful, Causes, Help, Support, Trouble)
Those who today still feel a sense of impotence can do something: they can support Amnesty International. They can help it to stand up for freedom and justice.
- Peter Benenson
(Keywords: Freedom, Help, Justice, Sense, Support, Today)
America's support for human rights and democracy is our noblest export to the world.
- William Bennett
(Keywords: America, Democracy, Rights, Human rights, Support, World)
American foreign policy has been - and must continue to be - based on unequivocal support for Israel's right to exist and to be free from terror.
- Howard Berman
(Keywords: Policy, American, Foreign policy, Israel, Right, Support, Terror)
I support immediate financial assistance to the newly elected Palestinian president. Now, I don't know what those numbers will be, and I don't know how it's going to be framed.
- Joe Biden
(Keywords: Financial, Now, Numbers, President, Support, Will)
No one ever said that fighting the war against terrorism and defending our homeland would be easy. So let's support our troops, law enforcement workers, and our mission to keep our nation and our children safe in the days and years to come.
- Judy Biggert
(Keywords: War, Children, Fighting, Law, Mission, Nation, Support, Terrorism, Troops, Workers, Years)
For me, romance isn't an over-the-top act. It's someone offering to help and to support me. Or if that person thinks I'm making the wrong decision, he'll tell me. I want him to be honest, because being that honest takes a lot of guts.
- Thora Birch
(Keywords: Romance, Decision, Act, Being, Help, Support, Want, Wrong)
Greater public recognition will also be critical in encouraging prevention and early intervention, and more generally in building public support to meet the challenges of dementia.
- Julie Bishop
(Keywords: Encouraging, Building, Prevention, Public, Support, Will)
I want to believe that those who have been appointed to accomplish this mission will be totally committed, devoting all their skills and determination to their work. I urge you to lend them your support so that, together, we can build that bright future worthy of our country.
- Paul Biya
(Keywords: Work, Determination, Country, Future, Mission, Support, Want, Will)
A blank wall of social and professional antagonism faces the woman physician that forms a situation of singular and painful loneliness, leaving her without support, respect or professional counsel.
- Elizabeth Blackwell
(Keywords: Faces, Loneliness, Respect, Support, Woman)
When you become active in the system and communicate to your representatives, and they don't vote in accordance with your values, your responsibility is to support candidates who will.
- Joan Blades
(Keywords: Values, Responsibility, Support, Vote, Will)
Enough research will tend to support your conclusions.
- Arthur Bloch
(Keywords: Research, Support, Will)
The United States and Israel have a unique relationship based on our mutual commitment to democracy, freedom, and peace. Therefore, just as our commitment to these principles must be steadfast, so must our support for Israel.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: Peace, Commitment, Democracy, Freedom, Israel, Principles, states, Support, United)
House and Senate Republicans are now united in adopting earmark bans. We hope President Obama will follow through on his support for an earmark ban by pressing Democratic leaders to join House and Senate Republicans in taking this critical step to restore public trust.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: Trust, Hope, Leaders, Now, President, Public, Public trust, Republicans, Senate, Support, United, Will)
Before the trip began we mapped out three primary goals: 1) to see and meet with our American troops, and thank them for their bravery and sacrifice; 2) to assess the security situation in Iraq; and 3) to give our support to Iraq's national unity government.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: Government, Sacrifice, American, Bravery, Iraq, Security, Support, Troops, Unity)
Abroad, our most important policy is to support our troops and continue forward-thinking foreign policy in the war on terror - keeping our enemies on the run and hitting them before they hit us.
- Christopher Bond
(Keywords: War, Policy, Enemies, Foreign policy, Support, Terror, Troops)
For this reason, it is essential that our Nation's rural transportation professionals be provided with the necessary tools and support to promote and showcase the value, benefits, and accomplishments of rural transportation planning and development.
- Kit Bond
(Keywords: Development, Accomplishments, Benefits, Nation, Planning, professionals, Reason, Support, Tools, Value)
Similarly, today, we do not know what will happen as we wage the War on Terror. We do know that we can count on the strong support from our closest ally and friend in the world in winning this war to secure our freedoms and the freedoms for all peoples throughout the world.
- Kit Bond
(Keywords: War, Friend, Winning, Support, Terror, Today, Wage, Will, World)
I support the recommendations made by the International Crisis Group. The primary responsibility is for Kosovo Albanians to demonstrate that their treatment of minorities is adequate.
- Emma Bonino
(Keywords: Crisis, Responsibility, Support, Treatment)
If our society continues to support basic research on how living organisms function, it is likely that my great grandchildren will be spared the agony of losing family members to most types of cancer.
- Paul D. Boyer
(Keywords: Family, Society, Cancer, Living, Losing, Research, Support, Will)
We here in the North have for many years had a natural tendency to feel that when our representatives come together at an international meeting, we embark on the quest of mutual understanding and support.
- Hjalmar Branting
(Keywords: Meeting, Quest, Support, Understanding, Years)
I want people who believe in my message and where I am on issues to support me.
- Carol Moseley Braun
(Keywords: People, Support, Want)
Whether we look at capitalism, taxes, business, or government, the data show a clear and consistent pattern: 70 percent of Americans support the free enterprise system and are unsupportive of big government.
- Arthur C. Brooks
(Keywords: Government, Business, Americans, Capitalism, Support, Taxes)
When Barack Obama is right, then I'll support him. When he is wrong, I'll fight him.
- Paul Broun
(Keywords: Fight, Right, Support, Wrong)
We must support initiatives that provide clear, concrete measures and milestones that our troops need for defeating the insurgency, building up Iraqi security forces, and handing over Iraq to the Iraqi people.
- Sherrod Brown
(Keywords: People, Building, Iraq, Security, Support, Troops)
My parents are my backbone. Still are. They're the only group that will support you if you score zero or you score 40.
- Kobe Bryant
(Keywords: Parents, Support, Will)
Palestinian terrorism has to be rejected and condemned, yes. But it should not be translated defacto into a policy of support for a really increasingly brutal repression, colonial settlements and a new wall.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski
(Keywords: Policy, Repression, Support, Terrorism)
If you have your wife, and you are proud of something she's done, wouldn't you go and support her in something? That is what I was trying to do.
- Gisele Bundchen
(Keywords: Wife, Support, Trying)
From watching the news one would think the Iraqis want us out of their country. But an overwhelming majority of Iraqis support our involvement there. Our freedom is contagious and we helped liberate them.
- Jim Bunning
(Keywords: Country, Freedom, Majority, News, Support, Want)
To have my fan club. I am very proud of doing everything. I try to support my parents, friends and fans. I am also proud of my performing in the visual arts, and motion television.
- Chris Burke
(Keywords: Fans, Friends, Parents, Support, Television)
We will stand up for our friends in the world. And one of the most important friends is the State of Israel. My administration will be steadfast in support Israel against terrorism and violence, and in seeking the peace for which all Israelis pray.
- George W. Bush
(Keywords: Peace, Friends, Israel, State, Support, Terrorism, Violence, Will, World)
I also know that there are a lot of people around the United States who want my husband to win and who are for him and who support our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. And I feel good about those people, too.
- Laura Bush
(Keywords: Husband, People, Afghanistan, Iraq, states, Support, Troops, United, Want)
Besides, I have a sister who's straight. And I want her to know that I love her and support her.
- Dan Butler
(Keywords: Love, Sister, Support, Want)
I support non-discrimination for homosexuals, but I think, or at least I have the right to think - without saying whether I think it or not - I have the right to think, along with the catechism of the Catholic Church, that homosexuality is morally wrong.
- Rocco Buttiglione
(Keywords: Church, Homosexuality, Right, Saying, Support, Wrong)
I strongly support the Bush Administration's clean diesel rules, which will reduce air pollution from diesel engines by more than 90 percent, and reduce the sulfur content of diesel fuel by more than 95 percent.
- Steve Buyer
(Keywords: Content, Pollution, Rules, Support, Will)
We have helped to organize the United Nations. We believe it will stop aggressor nations from starting wars. Because we believe it, we intend to support the United Nations organization with all the power and resources we possess.
- James F. Byrnes
(Keywords: Power, Nations, Support, United, Will)
We will say to people that if you can work, and if you want to work, we will do everything we can to help you. We will give you the training, we will give you the support, we will give you the advice to get you going and get you back at work.
- David Cameron
(Keywords: Work, People, Advice, Help, Support, Training, Want, Will)