Quotes by prevent

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  • Brent Scowcroft
    Brent Scowcroft
    American US Air Force officer 1925-2020
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    Many Sunnis, who are still stuck in the Saddam era mindset and believe Iraq belongs to them, are trying to prevent a new country from developing at all.
  • William Penn
    William Penn
    English religious leader, founder of Pennsylvania 1644-1718
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    Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders confusion, saves abundance of time, and instructs those that have business depending, both what to do and what to hope.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    My friend, when a man has anything to tell in this world, the difficulty is not to make him tell it, but to prevent him from telling it too often.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
    Barbra Streisand
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    Myths are a waste of time. They prevent progression.
  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
    Hannah Arendt
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    No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
    American attorney and politician 1948-
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    Nobody is denying we should investigate and do what we can to prevent gun crime in our cities and towns. But, we should not scapegoat the American gun owner for complicated, cultural problems we are just beginning to understand.
  • Nothing is given to man on earth - struggle is built into the nature of life, and conflict is possible - the hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen.
  • Byron Dorgan
    Byron Dorgan
    American author, businessman 1942-
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    Nowhere in this country should we have laws that permit drinking and driving or drinking in vehicles that are on American highways. This is not rocket science. We know how to prevent this, and 36 states do.
  • Brad D. Smith
    Brad D. Smith
    American businessman
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    The average small-business owner uses 18 apps to run their business every day, and if those applications don't allow data to flow seamlessly and they don't integrate, it's going to become a point of friction. It's going to prevent the small business from being successful.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.
  • Beau Willimon
    Beau Willimon
    American playwright and screenwriter 1977-
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    The checks and balances is a way to prevent government from either devolving into an autocratic tyranny or an autocratic mob mentality.
  • Boyle Roche
    Boyle Roche
    Irish politician
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    The only thing to prevent what's past is to put a stop to it before it happens.
  • Bob Ainsworth
    Bob Ainsworth
    British Labour Party politician 1952-
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    The war in Afghanistan is too important to be reduced to a political football. We are fighting there to protect our national security. We are confronting the Taliban-led insurgency to prevent terrorists returning to that country.
  • Lord Melbourne
    Lord Melbourne
    British Statesman, Prime Minister 1779-1848
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    The whole duty of government is to prevent crime and to preserve contracts.
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