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There are major efforts being made to dismantle Social Security, the public schools, the post office - anything that benefits the population has to be dismantled. Efforts against the U.S. Postal Service are particularly surreal.
In 1963, the U.N. Security Council declared a voluntary arms embargo on South Africa. That was extended to a mandatory embargo in 1977. And that was followed by economic sanctions and other measures - sometimes officials, countries, cities, towns - some organized by popular movements.
It is a virtual reflex for governments to plead security concerns when they undertake any controversial action, often as a pretext for something else.
The man who looks for security, even in the mind, is like a man who would chop off his limbs in order to have artificial ones which will give him no pain or trouble.
Conservatism has had from its inception vigorously positive, intellectually rigorous agenda and thinking. That agenda should have in my three pillars: strengthen the economy, strengthen our security, and strengthen our families.
Nothing is so dangerous for our security as large groups of desperate people.
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of man, and enjoy the sweet security of the streets.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The more a person seeks security, the more that person gives up control over their life.
On a planet that increasingly resembles one huge Maximum Security prison, the only intelligent choice is to plan a jail break.
Robert Anton Wilson
My family kinda hit the skids. We were experiencing poverty at that point. We all got a job, where the whole family had to work as security guards and janitors. And I just got angry.
If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.
There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune.
J. Paul Getty
He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress, the highest lesson in statecraft.
James Russell Lowell
I am running for president to help create a better future. A future where everyone who wants a job can find one. Where no senior fears for the security of their retirement. An America where every parent knows that their child will get an education that leads them to a good job and a bright horizon.
We will strengthen our security by building missile defense, restoring our military might, and standing by and strengthening our intelligence officers.
I don't have big security guards. I don't have an entourage.
People clinging to job security, savings, retirement plans, and other relics will be the ones financially-ravaged from 2010-2020, the most volatile world-changing decade in history.
I'm afraid, based on my own experience, that fascism will come to America in the name of national security.
Those who today always look for disciplinarian solutions, those who long for an exaggerated doctrinal 'security,' those who stubbornly try to recover a past that no longer exists - they have a static and inward-directed view of things. In this way, faith becomes an ideology among other ideologies.
Learned Institutions ought to be favorite objects with every free people. They throw that light over the public mind which is the best security against crafty and dangerous encroachments on the public liberty.
Security is when everything is settled, when nothing can happen to you; security is the denial of life.
Only in growth, reform, and change, paradoxically enough, is true security to be found.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
The information encoded in your DNA determines your unique biological characteristics, such as sex, eye color, age and Social Security number.
We can create the ultimate job security by becoming less dependent on the organization for which we work and more dependent on our own resources.
I have lived too long to cherish many illusions about the essential high-mindedness of men when brought into stark confrontation with the issue of control over their security, and their property interests.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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