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  • The only thing that saves us from the bureaucracy is inefficiency. An efficient bureaucracy is the greatest threat to liberty.
  • Brock Lesnar
    Brock Lesnar
    American professional wrestler 1977-
    Brock Lesnar
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    A guy that I was supposed to face - and I think that he was just plain downright scared to get in the ring with me because he was one of those guys that was on top and saw a huge threat in Brock Lesnar at the time - that's 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin.
  • Al Gore
    Al Gore
    American politician and environmentalist 1948-
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    A president who breaks the law is a threat to the very structure of our government.
  • J. G. Ballard
    J. G. Ballard
    British author 1930-
    J. G. Ballard
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    A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    Al Qaeda is still a threat. We cannot pretend somehow that because Barack Hussein Obama got elected as president, suddenly everything is going to be OK.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Around the world, climate change is an existential threat - but if we harness the opportunities inherent in addressing climate change, we can reap enormous economic benefits.
  • Armstrong Williams
    Armstrong Williams
    American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
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    At some point we must make a decision not to allow the mere threat of charges of cultural or religious insensitivity to stop us from dealing with this evil.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    Bolshevism presented itself as an economic threat to themselves at the same time that Nazism presented itself as a political threat to their countries.
  • Brad Sherman
    Brad Sherman
    American politician 1954-
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    Circumcision is obligatory for Jewish-born males - it must be performed on the eighth day after birth and is only postponed in the case of threat to the life or health of the child. Muslim parents also circumcise their male children.
  • Bruce Schneier
    Bruce Schneier
    American cryptographer, computer security professional and writer 1963-
    Bruce Schneier
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    Despite fearful rhetoric to the contrary, terrorism is not a transcendent threat. A terrorist attack cannot possibly destroy our country's way of life; it's only our reaction to that attack that can do that kind of damage.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
    Barry Commoner
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    Earth Day 1970 was irrefutable evidence that the American people understood the environmental threat and wanted action to resolve it.
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
    Billy Corgan
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    Even if you don't believe in God, exploring fully the idea of a god or gods should pose no threat to you.
  • Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Somali-born Dutch-American activist, feminist and author 1969-
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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    Every time I went on TV I got a threat.
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
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    Except when physically restrained, a person is least free or dignified when he is under threat of punishment, and unfortunately most people often are.
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
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    If Saddam rejects peace and we have to use force, our purpose is clear. We want to seriously diminish the threat posed by Iraq's weapons of mass destruction program.
    Source: The Clinton Foreign Policy Reader: Presidential Speeches with Commentary
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