392 Total Quotes

Abuse Quotes

Bertrand Russell
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
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Abuse changes your life...Fight Back and change the life of your abusers by Breaking Your Silence on Abuse!
Patty Hopson Permalink
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Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills development, drug abuse, mental health and other treatment programs, all reduce recidivism, significantly.
Bobby Scott Permalink
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It is a national trend, that students suffer from drug and alcohol abuse and depression nationwide. By being dry, there's a certain impression you leave. What we do, we need to be very thoughtful -- we will not be able to put this genie back in the bottle.
Michael Burke Permalink
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The potential abuse could go into the tens of millions of dollars. It could go higher than that but we are in the middle of looking at 200 different reports of abuse.
Christopher Burnham Permalink
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James Madison
To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression
James Madison Permalink
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This is a classic abuse of discretion. She ran every red light down equity lane.
Bruce Brown Permalink
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Doesn't that have to be abuse of discretion? Isn't that a plain violation of the law?
Stanley Marcus Permalink
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We can't show gross abuse of discretion if we can't even get our foot in the courthouse.
Wayne Tartline Permalink
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But if colleges really are sending in the middle of the night, then I'd say that's an abuse of the system,
Bruce Chambers Permalink
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The consequences of your denial will be with you for a lifetime and will be passed down to the next generations. Break your Silence on Abuse!
Patty Hopson Permalink
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Molesters Do Not Wear an Ugly Mask. They Wear A Shield of Trust.
Patty Hopson Permalink
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You Can Shut Me Out...But You Can Not Shut Me Up! I Broke My Silence!
Patty Hopson Permalink
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You have to respect a player and remember that he is in high school. But if people start to abuse that method of contact in some fashion and parents and players start complaining, then I'm sure the NCAA would come in and restrict it.
Bruce Chambers Permalink
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Lots of mental health facilities won't take people with substance abuse problems. Or places for substance abuse treatment can't help with mental issues.
Russell Rasco Permalink
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If an employee has a substance abuse problem, or their husband is abusing them at home, or they're going through some trauma, most are not likely to go to the HR department and say, 'Would you just listen to me for a while?' That's where a chaplain fulfills a need.
David Miller Permalink
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Salman Rushdie, indeed any writer who abuses the prophet or indeed any prophet under Islamic law, the sentence for that is actually death.
Yusuf Islam Permalink
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If a person has stable housing but has a current mental health or substance abuse problem with which they are not getting any support, it is going to put a strain on employment.
Adam Sampson Permalink
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You have to be looking at substance abuse; you have to be looking at mental health issues; you have to be looking at poverty. [They have] a reputation for working in silos. None of them really work together.
Josh Levinson Permalink
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Abbie Hoffman
Understand that legal and illegal are political, and often arbitrary, categorizations; use and abuse are medical, or clinical, distinctions.
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You can bend it and twist it... You can misuse and abuse it... But even God cannot change the Truth.
Michael Levy Permalink
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 Buddha
What is evil? Killing is evil, lying is evil, slandering is evil, abuse is evil, gossip is evil: envy is evil, hatred is evil, to cling to false doctrine is evil; all these things are evil. And what is the root of evil? Desire is the root of evil, illusion is the root of evil.
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Power without abuse loses its charm
Paul Valery Permalink
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Edmund Burke
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
Edmund Burke Permalink
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the product of propaganda and the abuse of global media as a means of war against my country.
Slobodan Milosevic Permalink
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The commercial sexual exploitation and abuse of children is nothing less than a form of terrorism -- one whose wanton destruction of young lives and futures must not be tolerated for another year, another day, another hour,
Carol Bellamy Permalink
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I don't know of any other occupation so susceptible to so many abuses.
Abel Valenzuela Permalink
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Newspapers, television networks, and magazines have sometimes been outrageously abusive, untruthful, arrogant, and hypocritical. But it hardly follows that elimination of a strong and independent press is the way to eliminate abusiveness . . .
Potter Stewart Permalink
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We have concerns about the abuse of the marine environment for commercial endeavors. We have to look at each one individually. However, it's very clear that the marine environment is being looked at as real estate.
Adrienne Esposito Permalink
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Smoking, obesity, and alcohol abuse are leading contributors to preventable death in the United States. By early adulthood, a large proportion of Americans smoke, are overweight, and drink alcohol to excess.
Duane Alexander Permalink
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