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If there is one thing in this wonderful world of ours that is worth preserving, defending, and promoting, it is the White Race.Source: Natures Eternal Religion Natures Eternal Religion (1973), Ch. 2
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Men lose their tempers in defending their taste.
And Oliver North was really a good soldier, up to the last moment, shoving memos into the shredder and defending the policy to the end.
American president (7th) 1767-1845
As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending.
British Labour Party politician 1952-
As the Chief of the Defence Staff says, you don't defend on the goal line. Defending the interests of the U.K. means tackling threats early and at source, and that means intervening overseas.
American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
At some point we must realize that actively defending against radical Islamic teachings is not a matter of cultural relativity. It is a matter of universally recognized human rights.
American attorney and politician 1948-
Defending the Constitution is always important. That duty is even more vital today, when the president and top administration officials argue that the executive branch may break the law whenever the president deems it to be necessary in a time which he declares to be wartime.
Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes, but is a reward in itself.
American businesswoman and political 1954-
Hillary Clinton lies about Benghazi, she lied about emails, she is still defending Planned Parenthood, and she is still her party's frontrunner.
American lawyer and author 1938-
I have been defending Israel's right to exist, and to defend itself against terrorism, for many years-on college campuses, in television appearances and in debate.
Indonesian politican and Muslim leader 1940-2009
If we cling to the institution of Islam, then we tend to defend it against whatever we see as a danger to it, so because of this we see now that many people are defending states, defending territories, defending everything institutional in the belief that they defend Islam.
John F. Kennedy
American politician 1917-1963
In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been granted the role of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger. I do not shrink from this responsibility - I welcome it.
English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
It is not a field of a few acres of ground, but a cause, that we are defending, and whether we defeat the enemy in one battle, or by ;degrees, the consequences will be the same.
American businessman and politician 1954-
On Memorial Day, we remember the service of those brave military men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice defending and protecting our freedoms.
Engels writer 1948-
One of the problems with defending free speech is you often have to defend people that you find to be outrageous and unpleasant and disgusting.
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