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Political correctness is a poison to our security and defenses. It imposes a willful blindness, both at the macro level when unwilling to engage with radical Islamism or whatever you want to call it - if you're not willing to call it what it is - and at the micro level, at the street level.
I think in running, to be honest, that even though athletes are very dedicated and are willing to train and do whatever they need to do to prepare, more often than not they're not in a very professional environment where you've got a high performance director and a coach that are really monitoring your daily activities.
When I was 18 I was just absorbing everything around me: whatever happens, happens. I was so naive and willing to ride whatever wave life threw at me.
You've got to be willing to forgive and say, 'God, get something good out of something bad.' And if you'll make that choice... God will do it.
People are willing to do the most appalling things to another person for the sake of imposing a religious belief.
Well private money can take risks in a way that government money often isn't willing to.
It's dangerous when people are willing to give up their privacy.
You show people what you're willing to fight for when you fight your friends.
The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for cash down.
Robert Green Ingersoll
I'd like my grandkids to be able to watch PBS. But I'm not willing to borrow money from China, and make my kids have to pay the interest on that, and my grandkids, over generations, as opposed to saying to PBS, 'Look, you're going to have to raise more money from charitable contributions or from advertising.'
One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
I can't always control my body the way I want to, and I can't control when I feel good or when I don't. I can control how clear my mind is. And I can control how willing I am to step up if somebody needs me.
Michael J. Fox
The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a man will admit, that his mind ages.
In order for the Constitution to work, you have to have law-abiding people. You have to have people willing to obey the Constitution, willing to follow the law. Obama doesn't care. He is the law.
Some men are willing to die for their faith, but they are not willing to fully live for it. Christ both lived and died for us.
Ezra Taft Benson
A number of American colleges are willing to pay a tempting amount to pinch and poke an author for a day or two.
Why there aren't people out there willing to have fun playing rock 'n' roll. I just don't get it.
When you take a stand out of deep conviction, people know. They may not even agree, but they ask, 'Do I want someone who is willing to take a hard stand and someone I can trust to do that when the chips are down?' They want that.
Freedom has a price. Most people aren't willing to pay it.
Science fiction is a way that I can go into the abstract, go into the imagination, and audiences are still willing to go along for the ride.
What does Burma have to give the United States? We can give you the opportunity to engage with people who are ready and willing to change a society.
Aung San Suu Kyi
A war is justified if you're willing to send your son. If you're not willing to send your son, then how do you send someone else's?
A government is invigorated when each of us is willing to participate in shaping the future of this nation.
The only secret of magic is that I'm willing to work harder on it than you think it's worth.
We are willing to spend the least amount of money to keep a kid at home, more to put him in a foster home and the most to institutionalize him.
Marian Wright Edelman
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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