Quotations on Neutrality
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The only way to be true to our American tradition is to maintain absolute governmental neutrality regarding religious beliefs and practices.
- Bill Bradley
(Keywords: American, Beliefs, Neutrality, Religious, Tradition)
Neutrality is at times a graver sin than belligerence.
- Louis D. Brandeis
(Keywords: Neutrality, Sin)
In the relationship between man and religion, the state is firmly committed to a position of neutrality.
- Tom C. Clark
(Keywords: Religion, Man, Neutrality, State)
The concept of neutrality can lead to a brooding and pervasive devotion to the secular and a passive, or even active, hostility to the religious. Such results are not only not compelled by the Constitution, but, it seems to me, are prohibited by it.
- Arthur J. Goldberg
(Keywords: Constitution, Devotion, Neutrality, Religious, Results)
The Chancellor also in effect asks us to bargain away whatever obligation or interest we have as regards the neutrality of Belgium. We could not entertain that bargain either.
- Edward Grey
(Keywords: Bargain, Belgium, Effect, Interest, Neutrality, Obligation)
If net neutrality goes away, it will fundamentally change everything about the Internet.
- James Hilton
(Keywords: Change, Internet, Neutrality, Will)
Neutrality, as a lasting principle, is an evidence of weakness.
- Lajos Kossuth
(Keywords: Neutrality, Weakness)
To my mind, what we ought to have maintained from the beginning was the strictest neutrality. If we had done this, I do not believe we would have been on the verge of war at the present time.
- George William Norris
(Keywords: Time, War, Beginning, Mind, Neutrality, Present)
Switzerland is part of the fight against terrorism. There is no neutrality against this threat.
- Samuel Schmid
(Keywords: Fight, Neutrality, Terrorism)
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
- Desmond Tutu
(Keywords: Injustice, Mouse, Neutrality, Will)
From the moment this war began, there was, for this state, only one policy possible, neutrality.
- Eamon de Valera
(Keywords: War, Policy, Neutrality, State)
I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
- Elie Wiesel
(Keywords: Neutrality, Silence, Suffering)
Neutrality is a negative word. It does not express what America ought to feel. We are not trying to keep out of trouble; we are trying to preserve the foundations on which peace may be rebuilt.
- Woodrow Wilson
(Keywords: Peace, Negative, America, May, Neutrality, Trouble, Trying, Word)