Quotes: investigation

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  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.

  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    An investigation by msnbc.com shows that the CDC routinely takes as long as a month - and sometimes as long as nine months - to visit the scene of firefighter deaths.
  • Anthony Kennedy
    Anthony Kennedy
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    Asking questions is an essential part of police investigation. In the ordinary sense a police officer is free to ask a person for identification without implicating the Fourth Amendment.
  • Tryon Edwards
    Tryon Edwards
    American theologian 1809-1894
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    Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    Hidden within every astronomical investigation, sometimes so deeply buried that the researcher himself is unaware of its presence, lies a kernel of awe.
    Source: Cosmos (1980)
  • How is having every phone call that I make to my wife, to my daughter, relevant to any terror investigation?
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
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    If there be any plausible reason for supposing that we have the right to legislate on the slave interests of the District, you cannot put down the investigation of the subject out of doors, by refusing to receive petitions.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
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    In the investigation of a neurotic style of life, we must always suspect an opponent, and note who suffers most because of the patient's condition. Usually this is a member of the family.
  • Mao Tse-Tung
    Mao Tse-Tung
    Chinese politician 1893-1976
    Mao Tse-Tung
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    Investigation may be likened to the long months of pregnancy, and solving a problem to the day of birth. To investigate a problem is, indeed, to solve it.
  • Blake Edwards
    Blake Edwards
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    Nothing matters but the facts. Without them, the science of criminal investigation is nothing more than a guessing game.
  • Adam Schiff
    Adam Schiff
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    Our failure to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq thus far has been deeply troubling, and our intelligence-gathering process needs thorough and unbiased investigation.
  • Ann Veneman
    Ann Veneman
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    The cows have ID numbers. And we should be able, throughout the investigation, which is ongoing as we speak, to be able to track that cow back to where it came from initially.
  • Barbara Olson
    Barbara Olson
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    The decision that has to be made was whether it was material, whether he knew he was lying under oath, whether he did it willfully. I think that's required of any prosecutor who is charged with an investigation of this.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    The investigation of nature is an infinite pasture-ground where all may graze, and where the more bite, the longer the grass grows, the sweeter is its flavor, and the more it nourishes.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    The Manhattan district attorney has closed the well-publicized investigation of the handling of the $300 million fortune of reclusive heiress Huguette Clark - without charging anyone with a crime.
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