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American-British author 1951-
Britain still has the most reliably beautiful countryside of anywhere in the world. I would hate to be part of the generation that allowed that to be lost.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
Caution has its place, no doubt, but we cannot refuse our support to a serious venture which challenges the whole of the personality. If we oppose it, we are trying to suppress what is best in man -his daring and his aspirations. And should we succeed, we should only have stood in the way of that invaluable experience which might have given a meaning to life. What would have happened if Paul had allowed himself to be talked out of his journey to Damascus?
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books nobody reads.
American actor, comedian, director, and producer 1962-
David and I got cut out the editing process on that. We were able to affect it more than not. We sent in our notes, we were able to see cuts. We weren't allowed to see dailies and we weren't allowed to sit in the editing room and just work.
American investigative journalist 1943-
Deep Throat's information, and in my view, courage, allowed the newspaper to use what he knew and suspected.
American politician and author 1936-
During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline.
Billie Jean King
American tennis player 1943-
Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.
American writer 1891-1980
Every genuine boy is a rebel and an anarch. If he were allowed to develop according to his own instincts, his own inclinations, society would undergo such a radical transformation as to make the adult revolutionary cower and cringe.
Brazilian-born businessman 1954-
Good is somebody who delivered and allowed the company to overcome obstacles, without leaving a profound impact on its culture. Great is somebody who leads his company to achievements and performance and value that nobody was expecting it had.
American short story writer and journalist 1951-
Good leaders being scarce, following yourself is allowed.Source: Rick Moody (2007) 32
American politician and lobbyist 1961-
Government spending is being restrained, the economy is making progress and moving forward, and the pro-growth, tax cutting policies put in place have allowed businesses to grow, which has brought in additional tax revenue to help pay off the debt.
American legal scholar 1954-
Here's a more controversial idea: In general, Democrats and progressives ought to allow Trump considerable room to choose his own employees - far more room than Republicans allowed during the Obama administration. Tit-for-tat is a dangerous game.
American journalist and filmmaker
How much abuse is a fighter expected to endure before he can be allowed to show some concern for his own welfare? Anyone who has been around fighters knows they all share the same secret: They are more afraid of embarrassment and humiliation than injury. Do fans and writers use this fact against them in what we celebrate or criticize?
American actor and humorist 1879-1935
I have a scheme for stopping war. It's this - no nation is allowed to enter a war till they have paid for the last one.
Bernard Law Montgomery
British general 1887-1976
I have heard some say... that such [homosexual] practices are allowed in France and in other NATO countries. We are not French, and we are not other nationals. We are British, thank God!Source: Speech in House of Lords, 24 May 1965
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