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Advocate Quotes

The weapon of the advocate is the sword of the soldier, not the dagger of the assassin
Alexander Cockburn Permalink
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I thoroughly enjoyed being an advocate for the faculty as far as shared governance was concerned.
Ivory Phillips Permalink
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I think Secretary Powell is an extraordinary figure and I think he's a very effective advocate, but I think he is currently presiding over an institution that's broken,
Newt Gingrich Permalink
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For 23 years, Dr. Steve Rosen has been a passionate advocate for America's national interests in the Middle East. He regrets that the government has moved ahead with this indictment, but looks forward to being vindicated at trial.
Abbe Lowell Permalink
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I'm never certain how to respond when an advocate on the other side of a case calls up images of patriots over the centuries who have sacrificed themselves to preserve our democracy,
Charles Ruff Permalink
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I would not advocate going back on strike.
Ainsley Stewart Permalink
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But that's not what I advocate.
William Bennett Permalink
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Our policies are based on the principles of religious doctrines. They are not policies that in any way advocate hatred or unkind treatment of any individuals.
Carri Jenkins Permalink
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I found Brad to be a zealous advocate for his client and also dedicated to reaching a reasonable settlement. They're lawyers of great integrity, and I think it's a great asset to have them involved on the plaintiff side.
Andy Birchfield Permalink
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He's always been a strong advocate for tax relief and believes some of the surplus should be returned to taxpayer pockets.
Russell Schweiss Permalink
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Gary Blumenthal has long been an advocate and a champion for those who needed a champion and friend most. He is a proven leader for programs and services that have improved the quality of life for countless people that have developmental disabilities.
Annabeth Surbaugh Permalink
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Obviously this department is a big advocate of prescribed burning or controlled burning.
Terry McElroy Permalink
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Our job is not to take on the role of advocate. Rather, our job is to provide the individuals or parents with the resources and support so that they have the skills, the knowledge and strength to take on whatever issues are facing them. Sometimes they just need someone to listen to them, but other times they need to know where to turn and what to do.
Ivor Weiner Permalink
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That left me scratching my head too, that's something we wouldn't advocate at all. To grant a waiver at this time would be a setback for the marketplace. If indeed that would occur it would be very disappointing.
Brian Jennings Permalink
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Bobby Cox
I've always been an advocate of four out of seven. I know they've looked at this for years. They keep talking about it, but a lot of things would have happen.
Bobby Cox Permalink
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He (Starr) was not an advocate for a particular result; he was up there to discuss his findings of fact and law. But it is for Congress to make the judgment on what to do with that evidence, not him.
Charles Bakaly Permalink
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He led the Fed's first response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, was a strong advocate for increased transparency of monetary policy and ably represented the Federal Reserve. I value his friendship and counsel greatly and wish him all the best in his new endeavors.
Ben Bernanke Permalink
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We feel like we're losing an advocate, and that's the part that hurts the most. In any circumstance to lose him is bad, and to lose him under questionable circumstances is even worse.
William Bell Permalink
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Diane Feinstein,
I'm now a judge. I've been on the circuit court for 15 years. It's very different. I'm not an advocate',
Diane Feinstein, Permalink
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We certainly would not advocate that at all,
Frank Putnam Permalink
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John was a brilliant playwright, a tireless advocate for the disabled, a profound thinker, and a warm and generous friend. His disability gave him a powerful understanding of how it requires a community to make us fully human.
Oskar Eustis Permalink
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They would have booed Santa Claus in there if he had the hide to advocate a No vote.
Henry Morris Permalink
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We should further advocate the spirit of model workers to influence hundreds of millions working people in the country.
Wang Zhaoguo Permalink
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Patrick Leahy
Those papers that we have received paint a picture of John Roberts as an eager and aggressive advocate of policies that are deeply tinged with the ideology of the far right wing of his party then, and now.
Patrick Leahy Permalink
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the most prominent and intellectually powerful advocate of judicial restraint.
Robert Bork Permalink
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Though he is relatively new to Washington, he has blended right in as an advocate because he knows what he's talking about. He has a great passion for the community.
Cecilia Munoz Permalink
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Feingold has always been a strong advocate for reform, but he's had a lot of things on his plate lately. We understand that Senators McCain and Feingold wouldn't always be in sync about things. They're both running for president. Whether that plays into this, I don't know.
Celia Wexler Permalink
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Do I advocate that you go up to the plate looking to walk? No,
Jim Tracy Permalink
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Mr. Wilson is a strong advocate and passionate. We're very aware of his views and the governor's views about how important the Bills are. We're working with all 32 clubs to make sure revenue sharing works for all the teams.
Greg Aiello Permalink
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