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The SuperPACs and the Citizens United ruling that gives corporations a voice in the political process are all bad news. They made it so you can now lie, and the politician being promoted on that lie will not be held responsible for it.
I refuse to be held responsible for bringing back a wave of pasty-faced people into the world.
I must firmly adhere to the views I have held and practice, that Socialism to succeed must be practical, tolerant, cohesive and consciously compromising with Progressive forces running, if not so far, in parallel lines towards its own goal.
Indeed, an entire generation of Americans has grown to adulthood since the Roe decision of 1973, which held that the right to choose an abortion was a privacy right protected by our Constitution.
We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past, but by the love we're not extending in the present.
You know, one of the things I think you understand as president is you're held responsible for everything, but you don't always have control of everything, right?
In a sinful world, no community can exist for long where nobody is ever held accountable: no teacher would grade a student's performance; no citizen would sit on a jury or call a failed leader to account.
Lewis B. Smedes
Most of the people who are in elective office in Washington, D.C., they have held public office before. How's that workin' for you?
At the present day the crude theory of the sexual impulse held on one side, and the ignorant rejection of theory altogether on the other side, are beginning to be seen as both alike unjustified.
Capitalism attacks and destroys all the finer sentiments of the human heart; it ruthlessly sweeps away old traditions and ideas opposed to its progress, and it exploits and corrupts those things once held sacred.
Daniel De Leon
Property is unstable, and youth perishes in a moment. Life itself is held in the grinning fangs of Death, Yet men delay to obtain release from the world. Alas, the conduct of mankind is surprising.
If scientists can't communicate with the public, with policy makers, with one another, the future is going to be held back. We're not going to have the future that we could have.
I get constantly mistaken for Elijah Wood. I was in Japan and someone held out a photo of him for me to sign.
I just feel like I have this gift that I've been given. It's like, 'Someone unwrap it! Here it is!' That drive can't be held down.
I am a President held prisoner, that I haven't resigned and I will not resign.
But there's no reason why we should abdicate our foundational principles because certain groups don't believe in them. You know, no majority should surrender its deeply held beliefs to those who don't believe in anything.
I learned to change my accent; in England, your accent identifies you very strongly with a class, and I did not want to be held back.
I held the generous, strong, beautiful hand of my first wife Cassie as ovarian cancer took her life much too soon.
If you say something that undermines the stability of the country, then you have to be held accountable.
'Real Steel' was this lovely little piece where I held a cup of coffee and talked to Hugh Jackman for three weeks. And that sounded kind of nice.
When you first start out as an actor, you're just looking for a good part. As time goes on, if you're being held responsible for the movies themselves, you're looking for a good script all around.
I believe the biggest themes of life are put into the best focus when held up against the very sharp light of mortality.
Why don't we call on the credit card companies to be accountable? They need to be held accountable for their predatory lending practices.
If organized religion has become less relevant, it's not because churches have held fast to their creedal beliefs - it's because they've held fast to their conventional structures, programs, roles and routines.
Totalitarian states killed with impunity and no one was held accountable. That didn't happen in the West.
John le Carre
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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