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Safe Haven Quotes


"A Grandmother is a safe haven." - Suzette Haden Elgin

"Denying Al Qaeda safe haven was the right decision." - George W Bush

"Afghanistan must never again be a safe haven for terrorism." - Julia Gillard

"There is no safe haven in today's markets." - Paul Singer

"The safe haven that al-Qaida has found in Pakistan is very troubling." - Hillary Clinton

"Suddenly, the world is realizing that gold is still a safe haven asset. We've seen pretty substantial losses in equity markets. I think this is genuine safe-haven buying." - James Moore

"There are so many currency exchange rate problems that people are buying gold as a safe haven. Right now, gold looks like a safe haven if international exchange rates break down." - Michael Hudson

"This is a core principle of my presidency - if you threaten America, you will find no safe haven." - Barack Obama

"Family is supposed to be our safe haven. Very often, it's the place where we find the deepest heartache." - Iyanla Vanzant

"I think the number one safe haven where people put their money is to invest in yourself first." - Hill Harper

"In my youth, daydreaming nurtured me, provided a safe haven. I'd sleep for twelve hours and even when awake escape to the safe place in my mind." - Sandra Cisneros

"Usama bin Laden feels like Iraq is a part of this War on Terror. He has made it clear that he would like for us to leave before Iraq can defend itself or govern itself and sustain itself, so that he could have a safe haven from which to launch further attacks, a safe haven from which to topple modern governments, a safe haven from which to, you know, be able to get a hold of oil resources." - George W Bush

"...the mayor should not be advancing a policy that encourages [illegal] immigrants to think of New York City as their safe haven." - Ed Koch

"Without a safe haven, one of the most authentic parts of who you are, who you love, felt invisible to the world." - Matt Bomer

"The wall, safe haven for what is forbidden, gives a voice to all those who would, without it, be condemned to silence" - Brassai

"An aunt is a safe haven for a child. Someone who will keep your secrets and is always on your side." - Sara Sheridan

"This idea where, in this safe haven for Jews, Jews will threaten to kill other Jews, it wasn't in the brochure." - Etgar Keret

"For Mantle, the Yankees' locker room was a sanctuary, a safe haven where he was understood, accepted and, when necessary, exonerated." - Jane Leavy

"When I was in high school, there was no safe haven, there was no outlet for you to speak your mind." - Matt Bomer

"When I was at home, I felt loved and safe. My sisters were always a safe haven for me. I knew they would always play with me and make me feel like I was one of them." - Khloe Kardashian

"We took out the safe haven in Afghanistan, but now there is, undoubtedly, a larger safe haven and we must rise to this occasion in collaboration and with alliances to confront it, and invest in the future much better human intelligence so we know what the next steps are." - Martin O'Malley

"I think at a certain level compared - as was pointed out earlier, compared to what is happening in Europe, the United States still gets the safe-haven money. But underlying that, the United States is not the safe haven but perhaps the most dangerous place of all." - Mark Steyn

"Nothing is really 'safe'." - Bam Margera

"Babies aren't dishwasher-safe." - Daniel Tosh

"Better safe than exsanguinated." - Jim Butcher

"Nobody's safe, humor wise." - Morena Baccarin

"love is not safe" - Oscar Wilde

"Iraq, for the first time, gives al Qaeda and its allies contiguous safe-haven territory to train and launch attacks into the Levant. First into Jordan and Syria, and then into Lebanon, and virtually and ultimately into Israel and probably Egypt too. It also gives them haven to eventually work their way toward Turkey and into the Arabian Peninsula." - Michael Scheuer

"BBC Radio is a never-never land of broadcasting, a safe haven from commercial considerations, a honey pot for every scholar and every hare-brained nut to stick a finger into." - Morley Safer

"A free and prosperous Iraq will be a major blow to the terrorists and their desire to establish a safe haven in Iraq where they can plan and plot attacks" - Scott Mcclellan

"Because it fulfills yearnings for security, safe haven, and connection that express our common humanity, civil marriage is an esteemed institution, and the decision whether and whom to marry is among life's momentous acts of self-definition." - Margaret H. Marshall

"It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004. It's incredible when you think about it. The recall cost the state $100 million" - Al Jardine

"I remember I grew up in a poor family and we had almost nothing and we were not treated very well by our family. There was no safe haven for us. But somehow we always managed to be happy." - Luis Negron

"It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004. It's incredible when you think about it. The recall cost the state $100 million." - Al Jardine

"At 6 years old, the ice became a place for me to express myself. Because I was so shy off the ice, it became my safe haven, with music and freedom and self-expression. That was my emotional outlet." - Kristi Yamaguchi

"When I was in New York it was like a maze, a rat maze, going from one little box to another little box and passing through passageways to get from one safe haven to another." - Bruce Conner

"In Canada, we're happy to provide a safe haven for next-door neighbors in the middle of a marital dispute. And if anyone trips while crossing the border, we're happy to set their broken bones for free." - Douglas Coupland

"A free and prosperous Iraq will be a major blow to the terrorists and their desire to establish a safe haven in Iraq where they can plan and plot attacks." - Scott Mcclellan

"I think documentaries are the greatest way to educate an entire generation that doesn't often look back to learn anything about the history that provided a safe haven for so many of us today." - Steven Spielberg

"Lou Tyrrell has created a theatre that is a safe haven for playwrights, a birthing center for new American writing. Arts Garage has created a vital, enthusiastic audience for theatre, music, painting and sculpture in Delray Beach." - Israel Horovitz

"The mission - the overall mission is to dismantle and defeat and disrupt al-Qaeda. But we have to make sure there's not a safe haven that returns in Afghanistan." - Michael Mullen

"The positive news is that the British economy is continuing to grow and is creating jobs. And it is positive news too that at a time of real international instability we are a safe haven in the storm." - George Osborne

"Exactly who does use the safe-haven laws is difficult to discern. Most states make no effort to study the cases or compile any data, and the anonymous nature of the process makes outside research nearly impossible." - Wil S Hylton

"A failed Iraq in the heart of the Middle East will provide safe haven for terrorists and extremists. It will embolden those who are trying to thwart the ambitions of reformers." - George W Bush

"The last safe place is safe no more." - Daniel Handler

"Is this thing safe?" "Safe as life," Gansey replied." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Dry sun, dry wind; Safe bind, safe find." - Thomas Tusser

"Boston is safe. And we're going to keep it safe." - Thomas Menino

"Experience is a safe guide." - William Penn

"Playing safe is very risky." - Seth Godin

"Death is perfectly safe. (55)" - Stephen Levine

"I wanna keep America safe." - Donald Trump

"Better be safe than sorry." - Proverbs

"How safe are we here?" - Peter Greenaway

"The Wilds are' safe anymore," - Lauren Oliver

"You cannot make horses 'safe." - Zara Phillips

"One of the lessons we've learned from the last 25 years of terrorism is that groups that have safe havens are able to develop external attack capabilities in a way that groups that don't have safe havens are not. So we need to find a way to squeeze them significantly in their safe haven. Taking away territory that really matters to them is really, really important because it prevents them from focusing on external attacks." - Michael Morell

"Safe sex, safe music, safe clothing, safe hair spray, safe ozone layer. Too late! Everything that's been achieved in the history of mankind has been achieved by not being safe." - Lemmy Kilmister

"Nothing matters if we aren't safe" - Marco Rubio

"England is safe, if true within itself." - William Shakespeare

"Pornography supplies the only really safe sex." - Mason Cooley

"Fear is choosing the safe course" - George Bernard Shaw

"No family is safe when I sashay," - Perfume Genius

"Safe is just another word for scared." - Sarah Addison Allen

"Movies that look safe are less interesting." - Guillermo Del Toro

"Highly reliable components are not necessarily safe. ." - Nancy Leveson

"All are / naked, none is safe." - Marianne Moore

" make the world safe for democracy." - Woodrow Wilson

"Anything that's too safe is not action." - Elizabeth Streb

"In a way, I was safe writing" - Franz Kafka

"People get careless when they're feeling safe." - Sue Grafton

"Don't be ashamed to play safe." - Arnold Palmer

"Anything that's too safe is not action." - Elizabeth Streb

"Birth is as safe as life gets." - Harriette Hartigan

"Wishing won't keep you safe - safety will." - Anonymous

"Making the world safe for hypocrisy." - Thomas Wolfe

"Better safe than sorry. That's my motto." - Saul

"Music is a safe kind of high." - Jimi Hendrix

"Statistics are designed to keep you safe." - Jenny Diski

"He that's secure is not safe." - Benjamin Franklin

"By balancing the needs of families and employers, and by extending a safe haven to those fleeing persecution, our immigration policy serves its historic purpose. Freedom and opportunity is the cornerstone of American society, and immigrants continue to embody that freedom." - Spencer Abraham

"At moments like this I envy those who have found a safe haven in which to bestow their hearts; or perhaps I envy them for having a heart to bestow. I often feel that I myself am without one, and possess in its stead merely a heart shaped stone." - Margaret Atwood

"We will starve terrorists of funding, turn them one against another, drive them from place to place, until there is no refuge or no rest. And we will pursue nations that provide aid or safe haven to terrorism. Every nation, in every region, now has a decision to make. Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists." - George W Bush

"And we will pursue nations that provide aid or safe haven to terrorism. Every nation in every region now has a decision to make: Either you are with us or you are with the terrorists. From this day forward, any nation that continues to harbor or support terrorism will be regarded by the United States as a hostile regime." - George W Bush

"I have made it clear that we will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are. That means I will not hesitate to take action against ISIL in Syria, as well as Iraq. This is a core principle of my presidency: if you threaten America, you will find no safe haven." - Barack Obama

"Terrorists like bin Laden are serious about mass murder - and all of us must take their declared intentions seriously. They seek to impose a heartless system of totalitarian control throughout the Middle East, and arm themselves with weapons of mass murder. . . . Their aim is to seize power in Iraq, and use it as a safe haven to launch attacks against America and the world." - George W Bush

"Drawing creates its own kind of private space. Coupled with certain interests that I want to speak to in my art, it's really kind of a safe haven for me. Creating art is not only a comfort zone, but also a way of speaking to my passions." - Jerry Pinkney

"A lot of stuff that I dealt with - music was my serenity, like kind of my safe place, my haven that I would just use in order to really just get away from the things that I saw every day. To kind of erase the things that I saw. So I stayed playing." - Kerry James Marshall

"But we have achieved at least two important things. Afghanistan is no longer a safe haven for international terrorists. We have a strong Afghan army, which is fighting the terrorists and Taliban. And the second thing is that they are able to do that without us being there to conduct the combat operations." - Jens Stoltenberg

"Treasurys, as low as yields are, are higher than they are in most other developed countries. A foreign investor picks up a yield spread in Treasurys versus their own sovereigns, plus the fact that if the dollar is going to continue rallying - and I think it will because it's a safe haven - then they get a currency translation gain as well." - Gary Shilling

"In terms of Iraq, al Qaeda valued Iraq because we destroyed a government it wanted destroyed and because we put soldiers on the ground and forces that they could attack. Al Qaeda is basically an insurgent organization that was formed on the model of the Afghan groups. And being bred in that war, they value a contiguous safe haven as much as anything else." - Michael Scheuer

"What - what we can do is make sure that Afghanistan is not a safe haven for al-Qaida. What we can do is make sure that - it is not destabilizing neighboring Pakistan, which has - nuclear weapons. The key is ... we've got to have a clear objective." - Barack Obama

"Jesu, lover of my soul, Let me to thy bosom fly, While the nearer waters roll, While the tempest still is high; Hide me,O my Saviour, hide, Till the storm of life is past; Safe into the haven guide, O receive my soul at last." - Charles Wesley

"It would be wrong to say that the city of Berlin is not regulated. What I think is more interesting is to what extent a city creates a sort of safe haven for its users, so that people feel confident that the city works on their behalf." - Olafur Eliasson

"The Bible, as a revelation from God, was not designed to give us all the information we might desire, nor to solve all the questions about which the human soul is perplexed, but to impart enough to be a safe guide to the haven of eternal rest." - Albert Barnes

"Winning in Afghanistan is having a country that is stable enough to ensure that there is no safe haven for Al Qaida or for a militant Taliban that welcomes Al Qaida. That's really the measure of success for the United States." - Leon Panetta

"For me, the Earth had always been a kind of a safe haven, you know, where I could go to work or be in my home or take my kids to school. But I realized it really wasn't that. It really is its own spaceship. And I had always been a space traveler." - Michael J Massimino

"This is actually true of the overall fight against al-Qaeda and trans-national extremists, that as you put pressure on them in one location, they'll seek safe haven sanctuaries in other areas. So you do have to continue to pursue them. But they have less capability." - David Petraeus

"My dream as a producer is to be able to build a company that can be a safe haven for artists, for directors and for writers and actors to do what they do best and let them have final edit. I'd like to build something to that effect." - Brittany Murphy

"I love producing. My dream as a producer is to be able to build a company that can be a safe haven for artists, for directors and for writers and actors to do what they do best and let them have final edit. I'd like to build something to that effect." - Brittany Murphy

"For thousands and thousands of American kids, libraries are the only safe place they can find to study, a haven free from the dangers of street or the numbing temptations of television. As schools cut back services, the library looms even more important to countless children." - Scott Turow

"Sometimes, just the act of venting is helpful. Counseling provides a safe haven for precisely that kind of free-ranging release: You can say things in the therapist's office, with the therapist present, that would be incendiary or hurtful in your living room." - Laura Wasser

"Right now we're on the President Obama plan, and we'll stay with that. And from my perspective, the reason we're there is to make sure that we can achieve the principal goal which is ensure that Afghanistan can never become a safe haven for a terrorist organization like al Qaeda." - Michael Mullen

"In an instant, the law was transformed: from the last passenger on the safe-haven bandwagon to a pioneer into uncharted territory. For the first time in American history, it was not only legal to relinquish a baby; in Nebraska, it was okay to abandon any child of any age for any reason at any time - with the full protection of the law." - Wil S Hylton

"Our priority is to go after ISIL. And so what we have said is that we are not engaging in a military action against the Syrian regime. We are going after ISIL facilities and personnel who are using Syria as a safe haven, in service of our strategy in Iraq." - Barack Obama

"It would send an unbelievably terrible signal to reformers across the region. It would say we've abandoned our desire to change the conditions that create terror. It would give the terrorists a safe haven from which to launch attacks. It would embolden Iran. It would embolden extremists. That's why we're not leaving Iraq." - George W Bush

"Leadership is about making people feel safe. When someone feels heard, they feel safe." - Simon Sinek

"The world can only seem a safe place when we feel safe inside." - Agapi Stassinopoulos

"Safe from temptation, safe from sin's pollution, She lives, whom we call dead." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Democracy must first be safe for America before it can be safe for the world." - Emma Goldman

"We can't feel safe because we are not safe. (on Fulham, 2004-5 season)" - Chris Coleman

"Grace does not make sin safe. But grace does make sinners safe." - Matt Chandler

"I stick to safe, controlled movement. If it's not safe, I just won't do it." - Prince Fielder

"The converse held reassuringly true: daylight was safe. Daylight was always safe." - Neil Gaiman

"Given a choice between being happy or being efficient and safe, I'll take efficient and safe." - Bob Buckhorn

"What looked safe was not safe. What looked hard and unsafe was probably safer. Anyway, safe was somewhere else in the world." - David Halberstam

"If all of us work in accordance with rule of law, if rule of law is implemented, we are all safe, investors are safe, people will be safe." - Veerappa Moily

"When a woman submits to a man, it's the most precious gift she can give. Herself. Unreservedly. The man has to respect and honor that gift above all else. Even if he respects nothing else in the world, he must respect the woman in his care. It's his sworn duty to protect, honor and cherish his submissive. To take care of her and provide a safe haven. Someone who would put his own needs above his woman's is no man." - Maya Banks

"I've always been a workout type guy. So if I'm feeling down or I'm not happy with something, I go to the gym and I get a shot of energy. If things don't go well in any aspect of my life, I'm going to the gym and I'm going to shoot. That's my one type of place that's a safe haven where I go and it's just me, the basketball and the hoop, and I'm just doing something I love to do." - LaMarcus Aldridge

"There's no other way to learn about it, except through documentaries. I encourage documentarians to continue telling stories about World War II. I think documentaries are the greatest way to educate an entire generation that doesn't often look back to learn anything about the history that provided a safe haven for so many of us today. Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as The Pacific." - Steven Spielberg

"Because of you, in Afghanistan we've broken the momentum of the Taliban. Because of you, we've begun a transition to the Afghans that will allow us to bring our troops home from there. And around the globe, as we draw down in Iraq, we have gone after al Qaeda so that terrorists who threaten America will have no safe haven, and Osama bin Laden will never again walk the face of this Earth." - Barack Obama

"Our eventual aim is simply stated - that there should be no safe haven for terrorists anywhere in the world. We say to the people of Afghanistan: 'You have been ill served by those who have made your country a centre for terrorism across the world. As soon as this stops, the world will work with you to build a better future for you and for your children." - Jack Straw

"I'll always love Paraguay. It's this most exotic place configured out of the imagination, the whole country.Paraguay will always be a special place in my heart. I go back a long way. I first arrived as a refugee in 1982 from the Falklands War. So it was a safe haven then, and it has become something exotic since then. I feel like I'd like the dust to settle a little bit before going back." - John Gimlette

"At some point, deliberation begins to look more like indecisiveness which then becomes a way of emboldening our enemies and allies and causing our allies to question our resolve. So we shouldn't let one component of this determine our national security here which depends on providing an Afghanistan which denies a safe haven to terrorists as well as stabilizing Pakistan. Those are our two national security interests at stake in Afghanistan." - Rahm Emanuel

"The United States is pushing as policy division of the world into rival currency camps - the dollar area on the one hand, and the Russia-Chinese-Shanghai Cooperation Organization group on the other, especially now that the IMF has changed its rules. People think that if there are rival currency groupings and national currencies are going bust, we might as well use gold as a safe haven." - Michael Hudson

"There are no barriers to entries. Think of this as Linux in terms of software. Anyone can have part of the operating system so long as you pledge allegiance to the ideas. Previously, if you wanted to join al Qaeda, you had to travel to an al Qaeda safe haven, probably in northern Pakistan or Afghanistan. Now all you have to do is get a gun, choose a target, and carry out an attack." - Paul Gigot

"The way to be safe is never to be secure." - Benjamin Franklin

"Be silent and safe-silence never betrays you." - John Boyle O'Reilly

"To be direct and honest is not safe." - William Shakespeare

"Little journeys and good cost bring safe home." - George Herbert

"Kids everywhere need to feel safe, hopeful, connected and appreciated." - Michele Borba

"Lord that she might be safe. She and my children." - Diana Gabaldon

"Morality is seldom a safe guide for human conduct." - Penelope Fitzgerald

"The minute you know you're on safe ground, you're dead" - David Bowie

"The Commonwealth makes the world safe for diversity" - Nelson Mandela

"Wherever people feel safe (...) they will be indifferent." - Susan Sontag

"We believed we were safe. That was the big fantasy." - John Marsden

"He is safe who admits no one to his confidence." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"That cannot be safe which is not honourable." - Tacitus

"If virtue precede us every step will be safe." - Seneca the Younger

"An actor always goes to the safe side." - Chloe Moretz

"What once made you safe now drives you insane." - Ruby Wax

"Safe in the hallowed quiets of the past." - James Russell Lowell

"There's something nice and safe about having money." - E L Konigsburg

"Safe, I decided, didn't leave much room for fun." - Justina Chen

"Pragmatism is an intellectually safe but ultimately sterile philosophy." - J Robert Oppenheimer

"No one who wears a crown is ever safe." - George R R Martin

"Coincidence is just a safe conformist for fate." - J.A. Redmerski

"I would say to everybody that hydraulic fracking is safe," - Ken Salazar

"I'm a very safe person, probably to the extreme." - Taylor Wilson



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