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Think for yourself and question authority
Timothy Leary
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They have to get authority from the President through their department heads,
Eduardo Ermita
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unify people, priorities and programs under a single line of authority.
Tom Ridge
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Tom Robbins
In order to be respected, authority has got to be respectable.
Tom Robbins
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Ariel Sharon
absolute failure of the Palestinian Authority in the fight against terrorism.
Ariel Sharon
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It's not an uncommon fee. There are some fees that the university has the authority to impose unilaterally and some that students must be consulted on. Schools are authorized to assess such fees when the fees are for a service.
Edward Jackson
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We of course recognize the importance of enforcing the 300-foot riparian buffer more than almost anyone else. That authority was recently upheld in a court decision against a lawsuit brought on by the (New Jersey) Builders Association.
Elaine Makatura
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that's one of the reasons the Development Authority was off track so far. You didn't know what they were doing.
Eldrin Bell
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Frank Lloyd Wright
The insolence of authority is endeavoring to substitute money for ideas
Frank Lloyd Wright
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The Ports Authority has never hesitated about throwing out a price of $3 million. Sounds like a lot of money to me.
Dean Moss
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The whole idea that money would come from Israel and be transferred to the Palestinian Authority if that authority is led by an extremist terrorist group responsible for suicide bombings is almost as if we were to transfer money to have our own citizens killed in suicide bombings. There is no logic to that whatsoever.
Mark Regev
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Madeline Albright
And we're going to keep working on trying to develop some way to get (Israel and the Palestinian Authority) to agree on some basic principles, ... Because I think it's useful to the next administration, and frankly, in my conversations with my successor (retired Gen. Colin Powell ) I think they have found that it would be wonderful if we could take this off the table.
Madeline Albright
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Independent and impartial exercise of judicial authority is an essential aspect of a free society. Instead of safeguarding judges from political pressures, most election systems invite such influence.
Derek Bok
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As written, the voters will not have any authority over decisions like those made by past City Councils to shortchange the pension system.
Joan Raymond
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Tom Daschle
I support the president's authority to make decisions with regard to clemency and pardons. That is a president's right, ... But I must say I am troubled deeply by the lack of remorse, the lack of empathy for the victims on the part of the Puerto Ricans themselves. And based upon that, I intend to vote in favor of the resolution.
Tom Daschle
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Charles Gargano
Since 1995, Governor Pataki has said he wanted the Port Authority to return to its core mission of transportation,
Charles Gargano
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William Penn
Believe nothing against another but on good authority; and never report what may hurt another, unless it be a greater hurt to some other to conceal it.
William Penn
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The federal government has no authority to prevent California, or any state, from requiring warnings that provide truthful, important information to consumers.
Tom Dresslar
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This ruling upholds California's authority to enforce tough restrictions on handing out free cigarettes, particularly in places where children are present.
Tom Dresslar
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The defendant, as a teacher at the school, was in a position of trust and authority over the children.
Thalia Murphy
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At its core, the legal question is how to balance parents' basic and comprehensive authority over children and the state's right to interfere.
Carol Sanger
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The economy is getting better. The Fed is the most competent authority to rule on that, to tell investors, consumers and businessmen that this expansion is under way. And I think they should do that.
David Kelly
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Albert Einstein
I do not believe in immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern with no superhuman authority behind it.
Albert Einstein
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By what lawful authority do you bring me to trial?
Charles I
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Charles De Gaulle
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
Charles De Gaulle
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Who has the authority to do this? Well, the people that make the maps ... you've got to standardize things at some point.
Chris Waythomas
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William Penn
Where Example keeps pace with Authority, Power hardly fails to be obey'd
William Penn
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It takes a lot of time, energy and focus for the Housing Authority to be its own developer.
William Russell
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Then we'll be bringing our draft recommendations to council and the Port Authority by early fall.
Dave Reid
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