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"The real safeguard of democracy is education." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"A wall is the safeguard of simplicity." - Alice Meynell

"Humility is a safeguard against humiliation." - George H. Brimhall

"Israel uses weapons to safeguard civilians. Hamas uses civilians to safeguard weapons." - Mark Pellegrino

"Every nation has a moral obligation to safeguard the future." - Al Gore

"The civil jury is a valuable safeguard to liberty." - Alexander Hamilton

"Humor, together with irony,forms a safeguard against idolatry." - Krister Stendahl

"Safeguard the health of both body and soul." - Cleobulus

"Convention was our safeguard: could one have stronger?" - Elizabeth Bowen

"Safeguard the health both of body and soul." - Cleobulus

"Fixed principles of truth are the only safeguard for youth." - Ellen G White

"So government acts as a safeguard of our property." - William Weld

"It is sensible to have a safeguard against unemployment." - Glynis Johns

"Moral disarmament is to safeguard the future; material disarmament is to save for the present, that there may be a future to safeguard." - Elihu Root

"Science ever has been, and ever must be, the safeguard of religion." - David Brewster

"Science ever has been, and ever must be, the safeguard of religion." - Sir David Brewster

"Solitude, the safeguard of mediocrity, is to genius the stern friend" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I like to think of Doritos as emotional packing material to safeguard the feelings I've swallowed." - Dana Gould

"In ourselves In our own honest hearts and chainless hands Will be our safeguard:" - Thomas Noon Talfourd

"Solitude, the safeguard of mediocrity, is to genius the stern friend." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"In ourselvesIn our own honest hearts and chainless handsWill be our safeguard" - Thomas Noon Talfourd

"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army." - Edward Everett

"My aim was to safeguard justice, without doing harm to our war effort." - Hans Frank

"Just as courage is the danger of life, so is fear its safeguard." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"The only point of government is to safeguard and foster life." - George Wald

"Freedom to vote is valuable primarily as a means to safeguard other freedoms." - James Bovard

"I care about climate change because of our children. I want to safeguard their future." - Cate Blanchett

"If medical doctors can be sued for malpractice, shouldn't financial professionals practice under the same safeguard?" - Robert Kiyosaki

"To safeguard democracy the people must have a keen sense of independence, self-respect, and their oneness." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Those things of real worth in life are worth going to any length in love and respect to safeguard." - Julia Hill

"As freedom is the only safeguard of governments, so are order and moderation generally necessary to preserve freedom." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"What is the best safeguard against false doctrine? The Bible regularly read, regularly prayed over, regularly studied." - J C Ryle

"The smallest worm will turn being trodden on, And doves will peck in safeguard of their brood." - William Shakespeare

"To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness, indeed." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness indeed." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"In the last analysis, terrorism is an idea generated by capitalism to justify better defense measures to safeguard capitalism." - Rainer Werner Fassbinder

"The chief safeguard of personal freedom in a democratic society is the anarchy and disorder of capitalist individualism." - Christopher Dawson

"Liberal learning is both a safeguard against false ideas of freedom and a source of true ones." - Alfred Whitney Griswold

"Robust faith in oneself and brave trust of the opponent, so called or real, is the best safeguard." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties." - Abraham Lincoln

"If we don't act now to safeguard our privacy, we could all become victims of identity theft." - Bill Nelson

"Do not always be thinking of attack! Moves that safeguard your position are often far more prudent." - Aron Nimzowitsch

"The larger and more indiscriminate the audience, the greater the need to safeguard and purify standards of quality and taste." - Moses Hadas

"No degree of dullness can safeguard a work against the determination of critics to find it fascinating." - Harold Rosenberg

"One of the functions of government is to act as a safeguard not just of property but of our liberties." - William Weld

"How I wish we lived in a time when laws were not necessary to safeguard us from discrimination." - Barbra Streisand

"[Liberty] considers religion as the safeguard of morality, and morality as the best security of law and the surest pledge of the duration of freedom." - Alexis De Tocqueville

"The beliefs which we have most warrant for, have no safeguard to rest on, but a standing invitation to the whole world to prove them unfounded." - John Stuart Mill

"Of course, the aim of a constitutional democracy is to safeguard the rights of the minority and avoid the tyranny of the majority. (p. 102)" - Cornel West

"The state is therefore everyone; the rules within the state are laws which safeguard the welfare of all and which must originate from the welfare of all." - Georg Buchner

"What an ornament and safeguard is humor! Far better than wit for a poet and writer. It is a genius itself, and so defends from the insanities." - Walter Scott

"Reason like science, grows by way of mutual criticism; the only possible way of planning its growth is to develop those institutions that safeguard. the freedom of thought" - Karl Popper

"But sometimes, that depth of need-to save, to protect-can become a blinding fervor, one that destroys the very thing it thinks to safeguard." - Nalini Singh

"Resentment seems to have been given us by nature for defence, and for defence only; it is the safeguard of justice, and the security of innocence." - Adam Smith

"Occupation is the best safeguard for women under all circumstances - mental or physical, or both. Cupid extinguishes his torch in the atmosphere of industry." - Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sevigne

"Maintain silence in the presence of birth to save both the sanity of the mother and the child and safeguard the home to which they will go." - L Ron Hubbard

"The consent of the governed" is more than a safeguard against ignorant tyrants: it is an insurance against benevolent despots as well." - Walter Lippmann

"Unionism, seldom if ever, uses such powers as it has to ensure better work; almost always it devotes a large part of that power to safeguard bad work." - H L Mencken

"I think we have to safeguard ourselves against people who are a menace to others, quite apart from what may have motivated their deeds." - Albert Einstein

"Bringing nature into the classroom can kindle a fascination and passion for the diversity of life on earth and can motivate a sense of responsibility to safeguard it." - David Attenborough

"An impersonal and scientific knowledge of the structure of our bodies is the surest safeguard against prurient curiosity and lascivious gloating." - Marie Stopes

"By emphasizing the importance of a common language, we safeguard a proud legacy and help to ensure that America's future will be as great as her past." - Ronald Reagan

"The consent of the governed is more than a safeguard against ignorant tyrants: it is an insurance against benevolent despots as well." - Walter Lippmann

"In the emerging era, clashes of civilization are the greatest threat to world peace, and an international order based on civilizations is the surest safeguard against world war." - Samuel P Huntington

"Definitely, my approach is me-oriented. I feel like my job is to safeguard the believability of the emotions of the character." - Casey Affleck

"Our mandate is to be a nation of laws. And the Supreme Court is the place where we look to safeguard our civil rights and our individual liberties." - Frank Lautenberg

"The private and personal blessings we enjoy- the blessings of immunity, safeguard, liberty and integrity- deserve the thanksgiving of a whole life." - Jeremy Taylor

"The aim of medicine is surely not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard and rescue them from the consequences of their vices." - H L Mencken

"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. If we retrench the wages of the schoolmaster, we must raise those of the recruiting sergeant." - Edward Everett

"As a whole, investors should welcome attempts to safeguard the integrity of markets. You need very clear rules applied to markets." - Mohamed Elerian

"The Jews who already have been ousted were put out because they were morally and politically unfit to safeguard German interests." - Ernst Hanfstaengl

"Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Thus, only in a hopeful and confident temper, in a proud and constructive spirit, will we rescue the present and safeguard the future of our beloved country." - Bainbridge Colby

"There is one safeguard known generally to the wise, which is an advantage and security to all, but especially to democracies as against despots - suspicion." - Demosthenes

"When people flirt with despair about the future, they are less likely to take the actions necessary to safeguard it, focusing instead on the short-term." - Al Gore

"As a whole, investors should welcome attempts to safeguard the integrity of markets. You need very clear rules applied to markets." - Mohamed El-Erian

"Occupation is the best safeguard for women under all circumstances-mental or physical, or both. Cupid extinguishes his torch in the atmosphere of industry." - Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sevigne

"Did not the artists of the great age of Japanese art change names many times during their careers? I like that; they wanted to safeguard their freedom." - Henri Matisse

"It is the safeguard of the strongest that he lives under a government which is obliged to respect the voice of the weakest." - Robert Purvis

"Resentment seems to have been given us by nature for a defense, and for a defense only! It is the safeguard of justice and the security of innocence." - Adam Smith

"Solitude, the safeguard of mediocrity, is to genius, the stern friend, the cold, obscure shelter where moult the wings which will bear it farther than suns and stars." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship." - George Orwell

"My experience through life has convinced me that, while moderation and temperance in all things are commendable and beneficial, abstinence from spirituous liquors is the best safeguard of morals and health." - Robert E Lee

"Did you never run for shelter in a storm, and find fruit which you expected not? Did you never go to God for safeguard, driven by outward storms, and there find unexpected fruit?" - John Owen

"Liberty is not a matter of words, but a positive and important condition of society. Its greatest safeguard after placing its foundations in a popular base, is in the checks and balances imposed on the public servants." - James F Cooper

"The function of the true state is to impose the minimum restrictions and safeguard the maximum liberties of the people, and it never regards the person as a thing." - Immanuel Kant

"Be brave and upright that God may love thee; speak the truth always, even if it leads to your death; safeguard the helpless and do no wrong. That is your oath." - Balian of Ibelin

"Since man created government to help secure and safeguard [inalienable] rights [from God], it follows that man is superior to government and should remain master over it, not the other way around." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Does the madman know he is mad? Or are the madmen those who insist o. Convincing him of his unreason in order to safeguard their own idea of reality?" - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. And not to Democrats alone do I make this appeal, but to all who love these great and true principles." - Abraham Lincoln

"As Dr. Sigmund Freud has observed, it cannot even be said that the State has ever shown any disposition to suppress crime, but only to safeguard its own monopoly of crime." - Albert J Nock

"Property-owners are the most energetic flag-waggers and patriots in every country, but only so long as they enjoy their possessions: to safeguard those they desert God, King and Country in a twinkling." - C L R James

"Hong Kong compatriots will surely display great love for the motherland and for Hong Kong and take it as their utmost honor to maintain long-term prosperity and stability in Hong Kong and safeguard the fundamental interests of the country," - Jiang Zemin

"Health care is an essential safeguard of human life and dignity and there is an obligation for society to ensure that every person be able to realize this right." - Joseph Bernardin

"Ascribing racial animus to people who are trying to safeguard democratic integrity is a crude yet effective political tactic that obscures the truth. But there's something even worse than name-calling: legal interference from Washington with valid laws." - Edwin Meese

"...Writings can be stolen, or changed, or used for evil purposes. But isn't the risk worth taking? The more people who share knowledge, the greater safeguard for it. Isn't there more danger in ignorance than knowledge?" - Lloyd Alexander

"Those concerns of a national character-such as air and water pollution that do not respect state boundaries, or the national transportation system, or efforts to safeguard your civil liberties-must, of course, be handled on the national level." - Ronald Reagan

"We will not let the price of peace be greater than the price of war, we will firmly safeguard the achievements of the past 13 years under former President Karzai." - Ashraf Ghani

"His honest, patronizing pride in the good-will and respect of everybody about him was a safeguard even against foolish romance, still more against a lower kind of folly." - George Eliot

"What a power there is in innocence! whose very helplessness is its safeguard: in whose presence even passion himself stands abashed, and stands worshipper at the very altar he came to despoil." - Thomas Moore

"Jewish, Christian, and Muslim theologians have insisted for centuries that God does not exist and that there is 'nothing' out there; in making these assertions, their aim was not to deny the reality of God but to safeguard God's transcendence." - Karen Armstrong

"Honest and earnest criticism from those whose interests are most nearly touched,- criticism of writers by readers, of government by those governed, of leaders by those led, - this is the soul of democracy and the safeguard of modern society" - W E B Du Bois

"Circling the earth in the orbital spaceship I marvelled at the beauty of our planet. People of the world!! Let us safeguard and enhance this beauty-not destroy it" - Yuri Gagarin

"We talk about democracy as if it's a safeguard for individual rights... Instead, it's become our way of intruding on rights, allegedly in the name of that most collectivist of concepts: The Common Good." - Jonathan D. Morris

"When we safeguard (the heavenly virtue of freedom), when we honor it, when we protect it, we will walk with Washington, we will pray with patriots, and we shall have peace on earth, good will to men," - Thomas S Monson

"I have never stuck up for any criminal. I have merely asked for the orderly administration of an impartial justice...Due legal process is my own safeguard against being convicted unjustly. To my mind, that's government. That's law and order." - Erle Stanley Gardner

"A people of scholars, if they are physically degenerate, weak-willed and cowardly pacifists, will not storm the heavens, indeed, they will not be able to safeguard their existence on this earth." - Adolf Hitler

"A great safeguard is the entire faith, the true faith, in which neither anything whatever can be added by anyone nor anything taken away; for, unless faith be one, it is not the faith." - Pope Leo I

"Faith reinvigorates the will, enriches the affections, and awakens a sense of creativeness. Active faith knows no fear, and it is a safeguard to me against cynicism and despair." - Helen Keller

"Men have always been obliged to fight to preserve liberty. Constitutions and laws do not safeguard liberty. It can be preserved only by a tolerant people, and this means eternal conflict." - Clarence Darrow

"Fathers and mothers are too absorbed in business and housekeeping to study their children, and cherish that sweet and natural confidence which is a child's surest safeguard, and a parent's subtlest power." - Louisa May Alcott

"The right of citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government, one more safeguard against the tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible." - Hubert H Humphrey

"The Pacifica Network is a vital cornerstone of our independent media landscape that depends on your financial support. Please donate today to safeguard the future of listener-powered community radio." - Amy Goodman

"If we care about universal principles such as freedom, democracy and the rule of law, we cannot leave them to the care of market forces; we must establish some other institutions to safeguard them." - George Soros

"O ye children of men! The fundamental purpose animating the Faith of God and His Religion is to safeguard the interests and promote the unity of the human race, and to foster the spirit of love and fellowship amongst men." - Baha'u'llah

"Our nation is founded on the principal that observance of the law is the eternal safeguard of liberty and defiance of the law is the surest road to tyranny." - John F Kennedy

"The Constitution under which we live and which has not only blessed us but has become a model for other constitutions, is our God-inspired national safeguard ensuring freedom and liberty, justice and equality before the law." - Gordon B Hinckley

"The true aim of medicine is not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard and rescue them from the consequences of their vices. The physician does not preach repentance; he offers absolution." - H L Mencken

"Once did She hold the gorgeous east in fee; And was the safeguard of the west: the worth Of Venice did not fall below her birth, Venice, the eldest Child of Liberty." - William Wordsworth

"Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm, a state of intellectual magnificence which we must safeguard like a treasure, not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words and inexact, pedantic arguments." - George Sand

"Our nation is founded on the principle that observance of the law is the eternal safeguard of liberty and defiance of the law is the surest road to tyranny." - John F Kennedy

"Let tyrants fear, I have always so behaved myself that, under God, I have placed my chiefest strength and safeguard in the loyal hearts and good-will of my subjects." - Elizabeth I

"We are under a Constitution, but the Constitution is what the judges say it is, and the judiciary is the safeguard of our liberty and of our property under the Constitution." - Charles Evans Hughes

"There will no longer be need for spheres of influence, for alliances, for balance of power, or any other of the separate alliances through which in the unhappy past the nations strove to safeguard their security or promote their interest." - Cordell Hull

"The right of citizens to bear arms is just one more guarantee against arbitrary government, one more safeguard against the tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible." - Hubert Humphrey

"There is a higher form of patriotism than nationalism, and that higher form is not limited by the boundaries of one's country; but by a duty to mankind to safeguard the trust of civilization." - Oscar Straus

"The jury system has come to stand for all we mean by English justice. The scrutiny of 12 honest jurors provides defendants and plaintiffs alike a safeguard from arbitrary perversion of the law." - Winston Churchill

"Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship." - George Orwell

"Where all are guilty, no one is; confessions of collective guilt are the best possible safeguard against the discovery of culprits, and the very magnitude of the crime the best excuse for doing nothing." - Hannah Arendt

"By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn." - Elijah Cummings

"I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management." - Jean Giraudoux

"I am extremely proud of my service with the government and my efforts to help safeguard public health and protect our country against the scourge of offensive biological warfare." - Steven Hatfill

"I want to safeguard the value of lunch. For me, it is sacred. My family and I always have lunch and dinner together. And we always sit down. Food does not taste the same if you are standing up!" - Brunello Cucinelli

"It would seem, therefore, that this constitutional safeguard may no longer serve its original purpose, especially when, as we learned last year, some acts of perjury may now be acceptable - in this world, at least, if not the next." - James L Buckley

"While we all respect the solemn responsibility of our law enforcement officers to protect the public, we must also safeguard the rights of Missourians to peaceably assemble and the rights of the press to report on matters of public concern." - Jay Nixon

"We are under a Constitution, but the Constitution is what the judges say it is, and the judiciary is the safeguard of our property and our liberty and our property under the Constitution." - Charles Evans Hughes

"There are all kinds of devices invented for the protection and preservation of countries: defensive barriers, forts, trenches, and the like... But prudent minds have as a natural gift one safeguard which is the common possession of all, and this applies especially to the dealings of democracies. What is this safeguard? Skepticism. This you must preserve. This you must retain. If you can keep this, you need fear no harm." - Demosthenes

"Humanity needs practical men, who get the most out of their work, and, without forgetting the general good, safeguard their own interests. But humanity also needs dreamers, for whom the disinterested development of an enterprise is so captivating that it becomes impossible for them to devote their care to their own material profit." - Marie Curie

"Freedom sees in religion the companion of its struggles and its triumphs, the cradle of its infancy, the divine source of its rights. It considers religion as the safeguard of mores; and mores as the guarantee of laws and the pledge of its duration." - Alexis De Tocqueville

"Hygiene is the corruption of medicine by morality. It is impossible to find a hygienist who does not debase his theory of the healthful with a theory of the virtuous. ... The aim of medicine is surely not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard them from the consequences of their vices." - H L Mencken

"It will be remembered, that a frequent recurrence to fundamental principles is solemnly enjoined by most of the state constitutions, and particularly by our own, as a necessary safeguard against the danger of degeneracy, to which republics are liable, as well as other governments, though in a less degree than others." - James Madison

"Physically you are a human being, but mentally you are incomplete. Given that we have this physical human form, we must safeguard our mental capacity for judgment. For that, we cannot take out insurance; the insurance company is within: self-discipline, self-awareness, and a clear realization of the disadvantages of anger and the positive effects of kindness." - Dalai Lama

"Maybe someday it will seem quaint that, during a time of plague, some of the parents of the 1990s wanted to deny their children protection so that they could safeguard their own self- image. Or maybe we'll just seem like a bunch of lunatics." - Anna Quindlen

"We safeguard the right to attribution very strongly. After all, what we are fighting for is the intent of copyright as it is described in the US constitution: the promotion of culture. Many artists are using recognition as their primary driving force to create culture." - Rick Falkvinge

"The Constitution itself, plainly written as it is, the safeguard of our federative compact, the offspring of concession and compromise, binding together in the bonds of peace and union this great and increasing family of free and independent States, will be the chart by which I shall be directed." - James K Polk

"If anyone is getting industrious trying to enturbulate [sic] or stop Scientology or its activities, I can make Captain Bligh look like a Sunday-school teacher. There is probably no limit on what I would do to safeguard Man's only road to freedom against persons who ... seek to stop Scientology or hurt Scientologists." - L Ron Hubbard

"The Army might screw you and your girlfriend might dump you and the enemy might kill you, but the shared commitment to safeguard one another's lives is unnegotiable and only deepens with time. The willingness to die for another person is a form of love that even religions fail to inspire, and the experience of it changes a person profoundly." - Sebastian Junger

"Freedom can never be taken for granted. Each generation must safeguard it and extend it. Your parents and elders sacrificed much so that you should have freedom without suffering what they did. Use this precious right to ensure that the darkness of the past never returns." - Nelson Mandela

"There is only one safeguard against error, and that is to be established in the faith; and for that, there has to be prayerful and diligent study, and a receiving with meekness the engrafted Word of God. Only then are we fortified against the attacks of those who assail us." - Arthur W. Pink

"It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy." - Joseph Schumpeter



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