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George W. Bush
[Fortunately, the Constitution vests authority to make foreign policy with the president of the United States, not with this week's sad story. But liberals think that since they have been able to produce a grieving mother, the commander in chief should step aside and let Cindy Sheehan make foreign policy for the nation. As Maureen Dowd said, it's] inhumane ... to understand that the moral authority of parents who bury children killed in Iraq is absolute.
George W. Bush
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It's the Constitution of the United States. It's the recognized authority both of the national government and of the state governments, creating a dual chain of command.
Paul McHale
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Scott McClellan
Under Article 2 of the Constitution, as commander in chief, the president has that authority. The president has the authority under the congressional authorization that was passed and clearly stated that, quote, 'The president is authorized to use all necessary and appropriate force.' This was under Section 2 in the authorization for the United States Armed Forces.
Scott McClellan
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We believe that the (federal government) has sole authority to regulate fuel economy in order to avoid a patchwork quilt of fuel economy regulations.
Charles Territo
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The key is with the Palestinian Authority that must impose law and order ... That is the basis that would allow us to move toward a permanent settlement. The first thing is disarming the terrorist groups.
Amos Gilad
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The Palestinian Authority is facing a supreme test of its credibility.
Amos Gilad
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Mahmoud Abbas,
It is time to impose the authority of law and order. These events ... harm our international credibility and strengthen Israel 's pretext to undermine peace and stop withdrawals.
Mahmoud Abbas,
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John Ashcroft
missed the opportunity last night to rebuild his moral authority and regain his credibility.
John Ashcroft
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They look like they're running a system which has neither law nor order, neither organization nor authority.
Amos Gilad
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We've got to put Congress on the hot seat. Congress gave George Bush the authority and money to wage this war. Now they have to hold him accountable.
Bill Dobbs
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There is no authority, there is no certain agency that monitors these types of offenders.
Andy Kahan
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Environmental groups today are accusing the Bush administration of massively abusing its executive authority by working with its energy supporters in order to subvert and undermine our major environmental laws.
Rodger Schlickeisen
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Marlene Dietrich
I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognizably wiser than oneself.
Marlene Dietrich
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Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish
Anne Bradstreet
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Plato
The wisest have the most authority
Plato
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Thomas Hobbes
It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law
Thomas Hobbes
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John Ruskin
Nearly all the evils in the Church have arisen from bishops desiring power more than light. They want authority, not outlook.
John Ruskin
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Sathya Baba
Those who have faith in the Veda and its authority can personally experience this.
Sathya Baba
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Vladimir Putin
The experience and authority of this organization,
Vladimir Putin
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There are very few top conductors in this world. You need incredible authority, experience, charisma. And formal training is the first step. It's not like you can just get on the podium and be a conductor.
Jahja Ling
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Sathya Baba
This day, the Government has no authority to reform the people; and the people have no authority the reform the Government.
Sathya Baba
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Sathya Baba
Learn to bend before that authority and you will learn how to submit before the Lord.
Sathya Baba
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Jews do not destroy synagogues. I hope the Palestinian Authority will come to its senses and not allow barbarism and vandalism to rule over the synagogues.
Silvan Shalom
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Jews do not destroy synagogues, ... I hope the Palestinian Authority will come to its senses and not allow barbarism and vandalism to rule over the synagogues.
The Grimm
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I hope that the Iranian nuclear file will be returned to the authority of the organization that should be considering it - i.e., the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Manouchehr Mottaki
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I hope now that in the longer term they will give authority to the fourth official to suspend matches where there is racist abuse of the type we witnessed in Madrid, and if the chanting continues then to abandon games altogether.
Richard Caborn
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God's Choice. I hope that this means the new Cardinal O'Malley will have even greater authority and capacity to get on with the reform of the church in Boston.
George Weigel
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St. Aquinas
In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign. Secondly, a just cause. Thirdly, a rightful intention.
St. Aquinas
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Ernest Hemingway
For a war to be just three conditions are necessary - public authority, just cause, right motive.
Ernest Hemingway
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