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Definition of Conferred

Conferred

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Conferred Quotations

When a law is in its nature a contract, when absolute rights have vested under that contract, a repeal of the law cannot divest those rights. The people can act only by their agents and, within the powers conferred upon them, their acts must be considered as the acts of the people.
John Marshall

Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired.
David Lloyd George

The United States cannot feed every person, lift every person out of poverty, cure every disease, or stop every conflict. But our power and status have conferred upon us a tremendous responsibility to humanity.
Richard Lugar

The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction.
John Lennon

When a Benefit is wrongly conferred, the author of the Benefit may often be said to injure.
Plato
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