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We'll come together, and there will be compromise, but compromise that will be to the satisfaction of the majority of people in the House and the Senate.
Bill Frist
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This is a good compromise. This was a pragmatic solution that serves, I think, everyone's interest.
Mark Kruea
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a very reasonable compromise between those who support further development ... to meet our growing energy demands and the citizens of Florida who oppose drilling in the waters off their coastline.
Gale Norton
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I am hoping and praying they open school (on time), ... You have to try and compromise and work together, but don't let the kids suffer.
Margaret Williams
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This is a good compromise and deserves support.
John Monks
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He would never betray his country or compromise its national security.
Edward O'Donnell
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You have the right to accept or reject medical treatment -- even if that request will compromise your health or lead to your death,
James Lewis
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Film-makers should remain true to their principles and never compromise, there is a real revival in the British film industry but there is a danger that we will become colonial servants of Hollywood. We need to maintain our own integrity.
Mike Leigh
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A man's wife is his compromise with the illusion of his first sweetheart
George Nathan
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Bertrand Russell
Real life is, to most men, a long second-best, a perpetual compromise between the ideal and the possible; but the world of pure reason knows no compromise, no practical limitations, no barrier to the creative activity.
Bertrand Russell
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What appears to be going on here is some sort of compromise. The court feels strongly about national security and the president's ability to conduct foreign affairs and military affairs, yet also responsible for the rule of law.
Jeffrey Toobin
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This is simply an indictment that says, in a national security investigation about the compromise of a CIA officer's identity that may have taken place in the context of a very heated debate over the war, whether some person -- a person, Mr. Libby -- lied or not.
Patrick Fitzgerald
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We can no longer compromise America's border security, allowing potentially dangerous individuals and materials to slip freely across the border and into our country, ... We must boldly address the challenges of border security first, which is why I will start the debate in the Senate with a measure that aggressively strengthens and improves enforcement at the border.
Bill Frist
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Samuel Johnson
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
Samuel Johnson
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
COMPROMISE, n. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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Baby, I love you more than life. I would live for you, I would kill for you. I would walk all the way to hell and back just to see you smile. But if you turn into a zombie, I swear I'll bloody shotgun your head off.
Jairo Fernández
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We're pleased with the compromise we hammered out with the EPP and we hope it will achieve a majority in the plenary.
Martin Schulz
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Elbert Hubbard
It is the weak man who urges compromise--never the strong man.
Elbert Hubbard
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Prudence and compromise are necessary means, but every man should have an impudent end which he will not compromise.
Charles Cooley
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We are opposed to this marina, and any effort to compromise the military security of this nation.
Robert Morris
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They should not be required to compromise their religious identity as a condition of participating in a public program that assists people in need,
Pete Hoekstra
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We'll never, ever compromise safety. We never have.
Andy Roberts
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I want to say unequivocally that safety is our number one priority. Nothing will ever compromise that.
Bill Ayer
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We don't want to compromise the safety of the general public while they are shopping.
Tim Hill
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Without these enforceable minimum standards, operators will be invited to cut corners and compromise fire safety.
Bob Crow
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Ariel Sharon
I am ready to compromise, but there is one thing I won't compromise on: the safety of the Israeli people.
Ariel Sharon
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We had no indications that would suggest a compromise to flight safety.
Sean O'Keefe
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It looks like a workable compromise.
Angelo Amador
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Sathya Baba
Willingness to compromise with others’ ways of living and cooperation in common tasks, these make living happy and fruitful.
Sathya Baba
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Nicole Kidman
Every day there is a compromise. Living with somebody requires a lot of understanding. But I love being married. I really love it. Sometimes I try to downplay it a bit because people are like, 'God you guys.' I just feel so fortunate that I have found someone who will put up with me and stay with me.
Nicole Kidman
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