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"We remain essentially a nation under siege." - Theodore C Sorensen

"To come under siege was the inevitable fate of power." - Frank Herbert

"Energy is under siege by the Obama administration." - Donald Trump

"How can you lay siege to a whole country? Who is really under siege now? Baghdad cannot be besieged." - Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

"To be under occupation, to be under siege, is not a good inspiration for poetry." - Mahmoud Darwish

"My weaknesses are women in high heels, freedom under siege, and ebay. (Steele)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"It can't have been fun to live with somebody whose brain was under siege." - Darrell Hammond

"We will save our Second Amendment, which is totally under siege." - Donald Trump

"Even when conservatives have all the marbles, they still act as if they're under siege. Now that they are under siege, it is no time for them to act as if they're losing their marbles." - Maureen Dowd

"If a jerk burns the flag, America is not threatened, democracy is not under siege, freedom is not at risk." - Gary Ackerman

"We need a Supreme Court that in my opinion is going to uphold the Second Amendment, and all amendments, but the Second Amendment, which is under absolute siege." - Donald Trump

"People under siege turn to us in complete frustration and I get a chance to go in when it's do or die." - Curtis Sliwa

"This old notion that work is drudgery is nonsense. Most days, even back when Xerox was under siege, I could not wait to get to the office." - Ursula Burns

"Now even the American command is under siege. We are hitting it from the north, east, south and west. We chase them here and they chase us there. But at the end we are the people who are laying siege to them. And it is not them who are besieging us." - Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

"Now even the American command is under siege. We are hitting it from the north, east, south and west. We chase them here and they chase us there. But at the end we are the people who are laying siege to them. And it is not them who are besieging us." - Mohammed Saeed Alsahaf

"This boa, the American columns, are being besieged between Basra and other towns north, west, south and west of Basra. The Americans are the people who are under siege." - Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

"For generations, the body of Christ has been defeated and put under a constant siege of condemnation from the accuser because they believe wrongly that the Holy Spirit convicts believers of their sins." - Joseph Prince

"Violence has to end. And Israelis have a bright to defend themselves against any violence that is attacking innocent people with a knife in the old city in Jerusalem or elsewhere. No country should be under siege like that." - John F Kerry

"They [muslims] are chopping off heads in Syria. Christianity is under siege. I'm Protestant, Presbyterian, and I'm proud of it. Other religions frankly are banding together, we need to band together." - Donald Trump

"Cultural America is under siege. And as the Soviet experience illustrates, ideology is a weak glue to hold together people otherwise lacking racial, ethnic, and cultural sources of community." - Samuel P Huntington

"The liberals and free people of the world will not like to see the Palestinian people living under siege. We have received indications from the international community that they will not stop their aid." - Ismail Haniyeh

"I cannot imagine a worse job than being president of these Untied States in these most trying of times. President Barack Obama has been under siege from every side for the entirety of his time in office." - Beth Broderick

"When under siege, if we do not stand for our liberties and for the liberties of those who are unable to stand for themselves, then the great American experience will come to an end." - Tim Huelskamp

"Energy is under siege by the Obama administration, under absolute siege. The EPA, the Environmental Protection Agency, is killing these energy companies, and foreign companies are now coming in and buying our, buying so many of our different plants and then re-jiggering the plants so that they can take care of their oil. We are killing, absolutely killing our energy business in this country." - Donald Trump

"I had in mind going worse than waterboarding. It's enough. We have right now a country that's under siege. It's under siege from a people, from - we're like living in medieval times. If I have it to do and if it's up to me, I would absolutely bring back waterboarding. And if it's going to be tougher than waterboarding, I would bring that back, too." - Donald Trump

"This boa, the American columns, are being besieged between Basra and other towns north, west, south and west of Basra... Now even the American command is under siege. We are hitting it from the north, east, south and west. We chase them here and they chase us there. But at the end we are the people who are laying siege to them. And it is not them who are besieging us." - Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

"A siege is an act of war." - Noam Chomsky

"I am well aware of the facts presented by numerous security experts on the many ways in which the United States' digital networks have come under siege by cybercriminals and under daily assault by hackers in league with various foreign governments." - Rebecca Mackinnon

"To be under pressure is inescapable. Pressure takes place through all the world; war, siege, the worries of state. We all know men who grumble under these pressures and complain. They are cowards. They lack splendour. But there is another sort of man who is under the same pressure but does not complain, for it is the friction which polishes him. It is the pressure which refines and makes him noble" - Saint Augustine

"National governments are under paid, under staffed, and under talented." - Terence Mckenna

"The home is under siege. So many families are being destroyed...If anyone can change the dismal situation into which we are sliding, it is you. Rise up, oh women of Zion, rise up to the great challenge which faces you. My message to you, my challenge to you, my prayer is that you will rededicate yourselves to the strengthening of your homes." - Gordon B Hinckley

"childhood was not a time in a person's life, but a country, a country under siege, from which certain individuals were taken too soon and never allowed to return. All people were exiled eventually, but whatever happened to them there marked them all their days." - Kate Green

"Even in those cities which seem to enjoy the blessings of peace, and where the arts florish, the inhabitants are devoured by envy, cares and anxieties, which are greater plagues than any expirienced in a town when it is under siege." - Voltaire

"We live in the shadow of crime with the unspoken understanding that we are victims.. of fear, of violence, of social impotence. A man has risen to show us that the power is, ans always has been, in our hands. We are under siege. He's showing us that we can resist." - Frank Miller

"The Mexico - United States border was always porous. People have been going and coming back since before the Spaniards arrived. Now we're seeing communities who have family members on the other side very frightened. I feel saddened for those families divided by violence. The whole border area is under siege." - Sandra Cisneros

"There is only so much negotiating and maneuvering that can be done while the aircraft is under siege in mid-air. Therefore, the best way to put a stop to hijacking is by having high levels of security implemented by qualified and trained personnel both on the ground and in the air." - Isaac Yeffet

"We don't have a state, neither in Gaza nor in the West Bank. Gaza is under siege and the West Bank is occupied. What we have in the Gaza Strip is not a state, but rather a regime of an elected government. A Palestinian state will not be created at this time except in the territories of 1967." - Ismail Haniyeh

"Many people in Europe and the U.S. dispute the thesis that we are living through a clash of civilisations between Islam and the west. But a radical minority of Muslims firmly believes that Islam is under siege, and is committed to winning the holy war it has declared against the West." - Ayaan Hirsi Ali

"Exactly when people are in turmoil is the time that the entertainment business has always been at its best. Because people don't want to be reminded every day that they are under siege, or that they're not having a great time of life." - Lionel Richie

"I'm currently working on a Mind Siege for youth." - Tim Lahaye

"This nation under God" - Abraham Lincoln

"Advertise, or go under." - Dorothy L Sayers

"Concerning the prayer that mountains fall to crush and hide, Farrar , says: "These words of Christ met with a painfully literal illustration when hundreds of the unhappy Jews at the siege of Jerusalem hid themselves in the darkest and vilest subterranean recesses, and when, besides those who were hunted out, no less than two thousand were killed by being buried under the ruins of their hiding places."" - Frederic Farrar

"Some things are apparent. Where government moves in, community retreats, civil society disintegrates and our ability to control our own destiny atrophies. The result is: families under siege; war in the streets; unapologetic expropriation of property; the precipitous decline of the rule of law; the rapid rise of corruption; the loss of civility and the triumph of deceit. The result is a debased, debauched culture which finds moral depravity entertaining and virtue contemptible." - Janice Rogers Brown

"In America, we have to really be working on two fronts right now. Immediately, we have to be rising in resistance and protecting our Muslim brothers and sisters [and] every marginalized person under threat and siege. At the same time, we have to be planning and envisioning where we're going. How we build moments and movements, how we come up with the vision we want of a progressive left - that's what comes in after." - Eve Ensler

"Abilities wither under criticism; they blossom under encouragement." - Dale Carnegie

"Not under man but under God and law." - Henry de Bracton

"I lived under the Nazis and under the Communists." - Gyorgy Ligeti

"Pursuit of knowledge under difficulties." - Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

"Relax. Nothing is under control." - Adi Da

"Difficulties melt away under tact." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Over hill and under hill" - J R R Tolkien

"Never lie under any circumstances." - Warren Buffett

"He frosted under heavy guard." - Suzanne Collins

"Big government flourishes under Republicans." - Ron Paul

"Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties" - Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

"Capitalism was reasonably content under Hitler, happy under Mussolini, very happy under Franco and delirious under General Pinochet." - John Ralston Saul

"Courage is grace under pressure." - Ernest Hemingway

"Expectations are resentments under construction." - Anne Lamott

"I'd sleep under a Vermeer." - John Lithgow

"I work better under pressure." - Astro

"One under a tree, one under a bush, one under the water." - Lee Trevino

"Love is like a reservoir of kindness and pleasure, like silos and pools during a siege." - Yehuda Amichai

"Because to the poor, books are not diversions. Book are siege weapons." - Joe Queenan

"During a wise man's whole life, his destiny holds his philosophy in a state of siege." - Victor Hugo

"I'm usually the guy who says, 'Bruce Willis and Denzel Washington in the Siege'!" - Jim Cummings

"I tried to imagine how things could get much worse. The gods were in the Midwest fighting a huge monster that had almost defeated them once before. Poseidon was under siege and losing a war against the sea Titan Oceanus. Kronos was still out there somewhere. Olympus was virtually undefended. The demigods of Camp Half-Blood were on our own with a spy in our midst. Oh, and according to the ancient prophecy, I was going to die when I turned sixteen-which happened to be in five days, the exact same time Typhon was supposed to hit New York. Almost forgot that." - Rick Riordan

"American culture is no longer created by the people... A free, authentic life is no longer possible in AmericaTM today. We are being manipulated in the most insidious way. Our emotions, personalities and core values are under siege from media and cultural forces too complex to decode. A continuous product message has woven itself into the very fabric of our existence. Most North Americans now live designer lives-sleep, eat, sit in car, work, shop, watch TV, sleep again. I doubt there's more than a handful of free, spontaneous minutes anywhere in that cycle. We ourselves have been branded." - Kalle Lasn

"Everywhere you look for comparisons of life under anarchy and life under government, life under government is less violent." - Steven Pinker

"I know you even under the skin." - Aulus Persius Flaccus

"Acting is behaving truthfully under imaginary circumstances." - Sanford Meisner

"Vnder water, famine; under snow, bread." - George Herbert

"We cannot come to honour under Coverlet." - George Herbert

"Under attack, sentiments harden into dogma." - Mason Cooley

"Nothing is hidden under the sun." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Nothing under the sun is ever accidental." - Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

"Nature is under control but not disturbed." - Beatrix, Queen of the Netherlands

"A man is hid under his tongue." - Ali Ibn Abi Talib

"Look for happiness under your own roof." - Gretchen Rubin

"Keep your exclamation points under control!" - Henry Miller

"Don't put eggs under dead chickens." - Howard G. Hendricks

"Great fear is concealed under daring." - F L Lucas

"The text has disappeared under the interpretation." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Nothing can grow under big trees." - Constantin Brancusi

"There is nothing new under the sun." - Jon Meacham

"Under the wide and starry sky." - Adlai Stevenson

"Never under estimate a pretty little liar." - Sara Shepard

"Love is the law, love under will." - Aleister Crowley

"everyone is naked... under their clothes." - Ashley Purdy

"Faith is under the left nipple." - Martin Luther

"Under Lenin the Soviet Union was like a religious revival, under Stalin like a prison, under Khrushchev like a circus, and under Brezhnev like the U.S. Post Office." - Jimmy Carter

"We had no domestic attacks under Bush," - Rudy Giuliani

"A visionary thrives under all conditions." - Esther Hicks

"Love is stealthy hiding under ribs." - Veda Hille

"Why are most chess masters under 30?" - Mark Zuckerberg

"Are you under the power of gold?" - Dan Fogelberg

"Wisdom often exists under a shabby coat." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"there is evil everywhere under the sun." - Agatha Christie

"Over-niceness may be under-niceness." - Samuel Richardson

"Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement." - Donald Laird

"We are all Africans under the skin." - Spencer Wells

"Under your skin the moon is alive." - Pablo Neruda

"Oh, I never look under the hood." - E B White

"Nature is under control but not disturbed." - Beatrix of the Netherlands

"Reason dies collapsing under its own load." - Bill Mallonee

"Under the storms, sun becomes a god!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Under every deep a lower deep opens." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Under no circumstances should you lose hope." - Dalai Lama

"No one is responsible under liberalism." - David Horowitz

"All criminals turn preachers under the gallows." - Proverbs

"Hearts at peace, under an English heaven." - Rupert Brooke

"I'm not living under false delusions myself." - Rush Limbaugh

"Under no circumstances trust a lean cook." - Iain Hewitson

"Pay no rent under any pretext!" - Charles Stewart Parnell

"Chorus: Under every stone lurks a politician." - Aristophanes

"Under each formula lies a corpse." - Emil Cioran

"...I used to dance under that name." - Craig Ferguson

"The weasel under the cocktail cabinet." - Harold Pinter

"Never trust anyone under one hundred!" - Catherynne M Valente

"A library is infinity under a roof." - Gail Carson Levine

"The mainstream is always under attack." - Bill Gates

"Anyone will say anything under torture." - George Galloway

"Under the seams runs the pain." - Anne Carson

"Think it over, think it under." - A A Milne

"Africa suffered under European dominance for centuries." - Jacob Zuma

"Under every stone lurks a politician." - Aristophanes

"Adults under threat feel like children." - Martha Beck

"The American dream is under assault." - James A Forbes

"I quite like being under the radar." - Alexander Hanson

"Under each formula lies a corpse." - Emile M Cioran

"Some guys just slip under the radar." - Victor Cruz

"Under Islamic law, adoption is difficult." - Richard Engel

"No one can live under degradation." - Walid Jumblatt

"Great fear is concealed under daring." - Lucan

"I don't put myself under pressure." - Usain Bolt

"Under the skin, intense fires burn." - Charles De Lint

"Deadly poisons are concealed under sweet honey." - Ovid

"A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule." - Michael Pollan

"I've always been under the radar." - Buddy Rice

"McCain I'd vote against under any circumstance." - Pat Robertson

"I don't do interviews under false pretenses." - Tom Stoppard

"I put myself under immense pressure." - Jaime Winstone

"I like to fly under the radar." - Lynsi Torres

"I try to stay under the radar." - Jason Patric

"Anybody in television lives under grinding deadlines." - Matt Stone

"Civilisation is hooped together, brought Under a rule, under the semblance of peace By manifold illusion...." - William Butler Yeats

"Under government ownership corruption can flourish just as rankly as under private ownership." - Theodore Roosevelt

"Under the law, even the best failed. Under grace, even the worst can be saved!" - Joseph Prince

"Most small businesses failed because the owner was under skilled, not under capitalized." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Under capitalism man exploits man; under socialism the reverse is true." - Will Rogers



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