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"The only abuse of drugs is the control of drugs by other people....The only control is self-control." - Timothy Leary

"Drugs is like getting up and having a cup of tea in the morning." - Noel Gallagher

"Sexism is the foundation on which all tyranny is built. Every social form of hierarchy and abuse is modeled on male-over-female domination." - Andrea Dworkin

"There have been so many stories about alcoholism and drugs. Eating disorders are also a form of abuse, but rarely a theme in feature films that aren't documentaries." - Sanna Lenken

"...By far the most usual way of handling phenomena so novel that they would make for a serious rearrangement of our preconceptions is to ignore them altogether, or to abuse those who bear witness for them." - William James

"There can be no better measure of our governance than the way we treat our children, and no greater failing on our part than to allow them to be subjected to violence, abuse or exploitation." - Jessica Lange

"The similarities between street drug abuse and psychotropic prescription drug use are disturbing. Both types are toxic. Both can cause psychosis, damage the brain and other organs, and even cause death. And neither type of mind-altering drugs, legal or illegal, treats disease. It's important to recognize that the only significant difference between many prescription psychotropic drugs and street drugs such as "speed" and "downers" is that prescription drugs are legal." - Sydney Walker

"So at the end of the day, our number 1 goal, our top priority, is to motivate American youngsters to reject the abuse of illegal drugs, tobacco and alcohol. All three of them are illegal behaviors." - Barry Mccaffrey

"If he were any other man, I might have suspected him of substance abuse, of being coked up or something. But Barrons was too much a purist for that; his drugs were money, power, and control" - Karen Marie Moning

"The purpose of random testing is not to catch, punish, or expose students who use drugs, but to save their lives and discover abuse problems early so that students can grow up and learn in a drug-free environment." - John Walters

"Next time we need to be on drugs and have lots of suffering and alcohol abuse going on while recording, I'm kinda picturing a Jerry Lee Lewis session from the mid Seventies." - Jim Diamond

"The Nazis spoke of having a Jewish problem. We now speak of having a drug-abuse problem. Actually, "Jewish problem" was the name the Germans gave to their persecution of the Jews; "drug-abuse problem" is the name we give to the persecution of people who use certain drugs." - Thomas Szasz

"The use of language around drugs is really important. So we find that it's increasingly difficult in our society to find the word "drug" not connected to the word "abuse." The notion of a responsible use of drugs is written out in the language of our culture." - Graham Hancock

"I do sometimes think I could have done without the drugs actually; that was a waste of time, and a huge risk. But then again, there's nothing I can change, so in a way regret is pointless." - Marianne Faithfull

"Those who suffer from the abuse of drugs have themselves to blame for it. This does not mean that society is absolved from active concern for their plight. It does mean that their plight is subordinate to the plight of those citizens who do not experiment with drugs but whose life, liberty, and property are substantially affected by the illegalization of the drugs sought after by the minority." - William F Buckley Jr

"Of course drugs were fun." - Anjelica Huston

"I'm very fond of drugs." - Grace Slick

"Imagination is an abuse of power." - Johannes Grenzfurthner

"Abuse is an indirect species of homage." - William Hazlitt

"Not all forms of abuse leave bruises." - Danielle Steel

"Abuse is the very hallmark of liberty." - Lord Hailsham

"The abuse of power takes happiness away." - Frederick Lenz

"Abuse is the weapon of the vulgar." - Samuel Griswold Goodrich

"The abuse of cabmen in a block." - Juvenal

"Sarcasm is an abuse of the intellect." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Applause is the beginning of abuse" - Ted Hughes

"Romanticism is the abuse of adjectives" - Alfred De Musset

"Abuse of power comes as no surprise" - Jenny Holzer

"Democracy is an abuse of statistics." - Jorge Luis Borges

"Pity is just another form of abuse." - Michael J Fox

"Pity is a benign form of abuse." - Michael J Fox

"As to abuse, I thrive on it. Abuse, hearty abuse, is a tonic to all save men of indifferent health." - Norman Douglas

"The abuse of love, like the abuse of health, brings suffering and death in its train." - Juliette Drouet

"Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power." - James Madison

"Any abuse of animals is the same as abuse of men, women, or children." - Alison Goldfrapp

"We respect the freedom of all citizens. Young people should have fun, but there is no tolerance of drug abuse. Drugs have become a serious problem in Vietnam. This is why we have very strict penalties for any sort of drug dealing." - Nguyen Minh Triet

"By characterizing the use of illegal drugs as quasi-legal, state-sanctioned, Saturday afternoon fun, legalizers destabilize the societal norm that drug use is dangerous. They undercut the goals of stopping the initiation of drug use to prevent addiction.... Children entering drug abuse treatment routinely report that they heard that 'pot is medicine' and, therefore, believed it to be good for them." - Andrea Barthwell

"Poor women suffer terrible sexual violence that goes unreported. Because of their social class, these women do not have access to therapy or other methods of healing. Their repeated abuse ultimately eats away at their self-esteem, driving them to drugs, prostitution, AIDS, and in many cases, death." - Eve Ensler

"We need to take a hard look at the war on drugs and the number of non-violent offenders who end up getting their lives destroyed by going to prison. We need to look at mandatory minimum sentencing and give judges more flexibility when there are issues of drug abuse or addiction." - Bernie Sanders

"The abuse of food, alcohol, or drugs is essentially a material response to a need that isn't really physical at its foundation.. What we are looking for is pure joy rather than mere sensation, or even oblivion of sensation. Addiction is unrecognized spiritual craving." - Deepak Chopra

"The problem isn't the abuse of power; it's the power to abuse." - Mike Cloud

"It's not just the abuse of power that's the problem. It's the power to abuse." - Stefan Molyneux

"What makes fantastic declarations believable is, in part, the vehemence with which they're proffered. Again, in the world of spirituality as well as of pop psychology, intensity of personal belief is evidence of truth. It is considered very bad form - even abuse - to challenge the veracity of any personal testimony that might be offered in a twelve-step group or on a talk show, unless the testimony itself is equivocal... Whatever sells, whatever many people believe strongly, must be true." - Wendy Kaminer

"Daydreamin' drugs the pain of living." - Joni Mitchell

"The choice is not between drugs and no drugs, but between illegal drugs and legal drugs. Until the 1920s drugs were legal, why not now? Lots of people are on drugs anyway - it is called medication." - David Hockney

"Abuse of words is the foundation of ideology." - Joseph Joubert

"Emotional abuse is any type of abuse that is not physical in nature. It can include everything from verbal abuse to the silent treatment, domination to subtle manipulation." - Beverly Engel

"However, if you listen to me I think you can hear years of abuse in my voice - both bad abuse and good abuse." - Belinda Carlisle

"The drugs of the future will be computers. The computers of the future will be drugs." - Terence Mckenna

"Every parent can imagine the joys of child abuse." - Mason Cooley

"Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime." - Herbert Ward

"No cause can justify the abuse of human rights." - Irene Khan

"The abuse of the best things is always detrimental." - Jean-Georges Noverre

"Evil comes from the ABUSE of free will" - C S Lewis

"Information is power. Disinformation is abuse of power." - Newton Lee

"The abuse of the Earth is the ecological crisis." - Vandana Shiva

"The constant abuse of online activity must stop." - Joe Barton

"The abuse of faith has to be resisted precisely." - Pope Benedict Xvi

"Children are often the silent victims of drug abuse." - Rick Larsen

"Celibacy is the worst form of self-abuse." - Peter De Vries

"Satire is an abuse of wit. It corrects few evils." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Perfectionism is self-abuse of the highest order." - Anne Wilson Schaef

"Regarding drugs: just the existence of drugs seems troubling to me." - Tao Lin

"The abuse of grace is affectation, as the abuse of the sublime is absurdity; all perfection is nearly a fault." - Voltaire

"My view of addiction, whether it's drugs, food, alcohol or any list of other things, is the same reason I asked my mother why I wasn't a drug addict or alcoholic, which is because when you're not loved, often people become an addict and self destructive. Now the opposite of love is indifference and even worse is rejection and abuse, and I meet those people." - Bernie Siegel

"What makes Jessica Jones series so unique is that it really is an allegory for many different types of abuse, whether it be sexual abuse, physical abuse, or psychological abuse. That's what makes this such an incredibly bold show." - Rachael Taylor

"I don't have to take this abuse from you - I have hundreds of people waiting in line to abuse me!" - Bill Murray

"What I fear most is power with impunity. I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse." - Isabel Allende

"There's only two types of people who are against drugs: the people who have never done drugs and the people who really sucked at doing drugs." - Doug Stanhope

"The drugs are poisoning our youth, the drugs are poisoning our youth and others. But we're getting the drugs [from Mexico] and we're getting lots of problems." - Donald Trump

"As applied to substance abuse, the cognitive approach helps individuals to come to grips with the problems leading to emotional distress and to gain a broader perspective on their reliance on drugs for pleasure and/or relief from discomfort." - Aaron T. Beck

"I saw people around me who were falling deeper and deeper into alcoholism and substance abuse. It's seductive because alcohol is amazing and drugs are amazing, they work so well." - Moby

"There is no question that abuse, drugs and exposure to violence at home can exacerbate someone's criminal tendencies enormously. But there are many, many criminals who don't come from that background." - Andrew Solomon

"not all drugs are good.. some of them are great" - Bill Hicks

"And I want out of this life on drugs." - Elizabeth Wurtzel

"I'm the definition of half man, half drugs." - Puff Daddy

"Reducing the price of cancer drugs is a humanitarian move." - Yusuf Hamied

"Educating young people about the harms of drugs is essential." - John Walters

"Drugs, were a symptom - they weren't the cause of anything." - Wayne Kramer

"Confucianism strongly condemned the use of drugs like opium." - Robert Trout

"Be careful of things like alcohol and drugs." - Hubert Selby Jr

"I did a lot of drugs. I didn't do multiple drugs, but I overindulged in whatever drug of choice." - Kevin Gates

"I say 'no' to drugs. Whenever someone asks me for some of my drugs I say, 'no." - Rodney Dangerfield

"Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future." - Bob Riley

"In the days of peace every precaution should be taken to insure that there are no forces making for war. Just as we now forbid the trafficking in certain drugs, in the sale of poisons, just as we forbid the making of any imprint that suggests a coin or currency, just as experience has demonstrated that men may not make profit out of certain things because of the danger of abuse, so in the gravest of all dangers laws should be passed taking from those who might gain from war or preparations for war every hope that advantage could come to them by such a calamity." - Frederic C. Howe

"When we hear a story of the abuse of a child or the abuse of women almost all people are appalled by instances of that kind." - Desmond Tutu

"In short, my vision of a responsible free society is one in which we discourage evil, but do not prohibit it. We make our children and students aware of the consequences of drug abuse and other forms of irresponsible behavior. But after all our persuading, if they still want to use harmful drugs, that is their privilege. In a free society, individuals must have the right to do right or wrong, as long as they don't threaten or infringe upon the rights or property of others. They must also suffer the consequences of their actions, as it is from consequences that they learn to choose properly" - Mark Skousen

"I didn't do drugs, I never did do drugs. Never. I don't have any story of drugs, you know, to speak of. Never did drugs, never was interested in drugs and then I wasn't interested in the people around the drugs." - Ruben Blades

"When evil is allowed to compete with good, evil has an emotional populist appeal that wins out unless good men and women stand as a vanguard against abuse." - Hannah Arendt

"The abuse of political power is not as important as the loss of lives. Plus there is a process for curing the abuse of institutions." - Babatunde Fashola

"Permitting and protecting even the smallest acts of abuse by a tiny fraction of our officers leads to a culture where extreme acts of abuse are more likely." - Rahm Emanuel

"This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals. You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse, and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time." - David Bonior

"This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals. You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse, and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time.'" - David E. Bonior

"Child abuse continues to be a significant problem in the United Sates. It was estimated that 2001,903,000 children were the victims of child abuse or neglect. Child abuse is a crime perpetrated on the innocent and the defenseless." - Pete Domenici

"Research on child abuse suggests that religious beliefs can foster, encourage, and justify the abuse of children. When contempt for sex underlies teachings, this creates a breeding ground for abuse." - Mary Garden

"This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals. You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse, and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time.'" - David Bonior

"The travesty of slavery wasn't physical abuse. It was the moral abuse of looking at a human being as if they are an animal." - Alan Keyes

"The challenge of power is how to use it and not abuse it. When you abuse it, it reverses on you and it hurts you." - Frederick Lenz

"Abuse no one and no thing, for abuse turns the wise ones to fools and robs the spirit of its vision." - Tecumseh

"And I also felt that no one in an audience could abuse me worse than the sort of abuse I had had at work as a psychiatric nurse." - Jo Brand

"I would certainly choose my jobs depending on the actions of the character. I won't do anything that has to do with child abuse or women's abuse." - Kathleen Turner

"Talk of the abuses of slavery! Humbug! The thing itself is the essence of all abuse!" - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"The abuse of a thing is no argument against the use of it." - Jeremy Collier

"Some degree of abuse is inseparable from the proper use of everything." - James Madison

"Loving money at the expense of others is an abuse of power to get wealth." - Myles Munroe

"The abuse of a harmless thing is the essence of sin." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"I've always had a natural fear of the police, or abuse of their power" - Terrence Howard

"The history of paper money is an account of abuse, mismanagement, and financial disaster." - Richard Ebeling

""...arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, and as a matter of law, unsupportable."" - Luther L. Bohanon

"The abuse of a good does not diminish the good of a good" - Matthew Kelly

"Through the machineries of greed, pettiness, and the abuse of power, love occurs." - Thomas Pynchon

"I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power." - Patricia Cornwell

"Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech." - Charles Bradlaugh

"I am concerned about the growing problem of sexual abuse and exploitation of our children." - Jim Ryun

"I've always had a natural fear of the police, or abuse of their power." - Terrence Howard

"Of all the powers conferred upon government, that of taxation is most liable to abuse." - Samuel Freeman Miller

"Th abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power." - William Shakespeare

"Indecision is a form of self-abuse - be ready to step up!" - Suzanne Evans

"Transcend your abuse and transform it into a source of courage, creativity and compassion." - Adeline Yen Mah

"Telling the truth without sensitivity can be a form of abuse." - Frank Hall

"Liberty... is there only when there is no abuse of power." - Baron de Montesquieu

"The abuse of children is the worst offence that anybody can commit." - Ann Widdecombe

"But the Republic has its rules and it must not tolerate any abuse of them." - Jean-Pierre Raffarin

"That which renders life burdensome to us generally arises from the abuse of it." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"I see an incredible abuse of close-ups in many films these days. Why is that?" - Emmanuel Lubezki

"Abuse is often of service. There is nothing so dangerous to an author as silence." - Samuel Johnson

"Feminism is built on believing women's accounts of sexual use and abuse by men." - Catharine Mackinnon

"The abuse of terms has at all times been an evil." - Hannah More

"[Ed Miliband]'s elevated personal abuse into a sort of strategy" - Nick Clegg

"We lose thousands of our fellow Americans every year to opioid abuse." - Donald Trump

"I do not support child abuse. It's a disgusting crime of which I am a victim." - Milo Yiannopoulos

"I understand the lifelong scars born by women who are victims of assault and abuse." - Jeff Sessions

"You abuse snuff ! Perhaps it is the final cause of the human nose." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Nothing is so wearing as the possession or abuse of liberty." - Emil Cioran

"Environmentally, the planet will not sustain the kind of abuse it receives at our hands." - Marianne Williamson

"Protection of children from violence and abuse has always been my main activity or campaign." - Sinead O'Connor

"Occupants of public offices love power and are prone to abuse it." - George Washington

"For their abuse of [the Black African] race, the whites will be cursed, unless they repent." - Brigham Young

"The Internet is an empowering force for people who are protesting against the abuse of power." - Rebecca Mackinnon

"The first abuse of power is not realizing that you have it." - James Richardson

"But the Republic has its rules and it must not tolerate any abuse of them." - Jeanpierre Raffarin

"Abuse yourself all you want - just leave animals out of it. Don't wear fur." - Steveo

"To give a child animal products is a form of child abuse." - Neal Barnard

"There are a lot of bands using self-abuse as a marketing gimmick." - Bruce Dickinson

"Let us not forget who we are. Drug abuse is a repudiation of everything America is." - Ronald Reagan

"Nothing is so wearing as the possession or abuse of liberty." - Emile M Cioran

"Where there is flagrant abuse of corporate entities we must and will seek to tackle it." - Vince Cable

"I think that most minorities have experienced some form of racial abuse." - Lynn Swann

"The abuse of detainees in U.S. custody has severely undermined our Nation's position in the world." - Diane Watson

"Calculated risks of abuse are taken in order to preserve higher values." - Warren E Burger



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