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Martin Luther
We know, on the authority of Moses, that longer than six thousand years the world did not exist
Martin Luther
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At a time when we see around the world the violent consequences of the assumptions of religious authority by government, Americans may count themselves fortunate. Our regard for constitutional boundaries has protected us from similar travails while allowing private religious exercise to flourish. Those who would renegotiate the boundaries between church and state must answer a difficult question: Why would we trade a system that has served us so well for one that has served others so poorly?
Richard Durbin
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We tell our supporters that they had a government under religious authority and look what happened. Everything got worse.
Adnan Pachachi
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The Commission should be welcomed for acknowledging a problem with their food safety authority, but it needs to go further.
Adrian Bebb
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The Palestinian Authority needs to provide an atmosphere of calm and safety for the citizens of the Gaza Strip, that's important. It is the primary responsibility of any government entity to provide for the welfare of its citizens in terms of safety. Clearly we don't have that right now in Gaza.
Sean McCormack
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Congress has given us the authority to set safety standards. We're merely restating our authority. We're the agency that sets standards. Our standards are not minimum standards.
Rae Tyson
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You have to factor in the timing needs of the Housing Authority which were very unique, and the ongoing businesses that were involved in each, so these were not typical land sale transactions.
Richard Redniss
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David Horowitz
The Palestine Authority cannot be changed or reformed from within. It is a corrupt terrorist police state. Any challenge to the terrorists who run it will be ruthlessly suppressed. Many Palestinians genuinely interested in peace have been assassinated over the years for that very reason.
David Horowitz
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Woody Allen
In my house I'm the boss, my wife is just the decision maker.
Woody Allen
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They can wave any flag they want, but we expect the Palestinian Authority to take full responsibility.
Dan Harel
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 Aeschylus
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
Aeschylus
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George W. Bush
I recently met with the finance minister of the Palestinian Authority, was very impressed by his grasp of finances
George W. Bush
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We need to move forward, and I think the faster we can have an Iraqi authority in charge of things, the better we can improve the situation,
Ahmad Chalabi
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We need to get a transitional authority in the country as soon as possible, and all the parties agree that this is imperative -- that speed is of the essence.
Ahmad Fawzi
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It's a waiver authority ... We are not seeking relief from US law for any country in the world except India and we don't anticipate putting any country forward. So it is India specific.
Nicholas Burns
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[Human rights groups applauded the Gherebi decision.] No president should be able to assume such unilateral authority over people's freedoms, most crucially during times of threat to our national well-being, ... The Bush administration is mistaken if it believes the proper way to fight the war on terrorism is to ignore the courts and the Congress.
Anthony Romero
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 Voltaire
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts
Voltaire
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They have the authority to do it (levy immigration charges), although they usually don't in most cases.
Ahmed Bedier
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Ahmed Chalabi
meeting ... called by the U.S. to give their vision of the interim Iraqi authority. It will be a one-day meeting. And the U.S. will present its vision, and there will be a statement after the meeting.
Ahmed Chalabi
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Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
Henry Commager
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[The Palestinian Authority ordered flags lowered to half-staff for one day and declared a three-day period of mourning.] It's a very sad day for Palestinians, and we extend our condolences to King Abdullah and the Jordanian people, ... We condemn this attack vehemently.
Ahmed Qureia
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Allan Bloom
Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later.
Allan Bloom
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All slots belong to the Airports Authority of India and the authority on needs of a public service allocate these slots and that also goes for parking bays. The question is whether this could be traded by Sahara or not that is something we will look at.
Ajay Prasad
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The purpose of the delegation of enforcement authority to the community service director is to affect a change in behavior. We're trying to make sure there's enough money to go around, not make money for the city.
Steve Massey
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Lao Tzu
The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too much in taxes.
Lao Tzu
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I'll be on my third honeymoon, so I'm more of an authority than I care to be,
Alan Thicke
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Global warming is real, it's happening now and President Bush has the legal authority to regulate the pollution that's causing it. He just doesn't want to. The Supreme Court must overturn the lower courts judicial activism and give this case a proper hearing.
John Stanton
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William Penn
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.
William Penn
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As the court noted today, the authority to detain enemy combatants like Jose Padilla plays an important role in protecting American citizens from the very kind of savage attack that took place almost four years ago to the day,
Alberto Gonzales
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The Palestinian Authority adamantly refuses to round up terrorists and incarcerate them. We saw the results today in Tel Aviv.
David Baker
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