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Resorting Quotes

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There should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation
of differences before resorting to combat.
- Jimmy Carter

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I told the students that we can exert pressure without resorting to violence,
and that we can move towards democracy without violence;
that way,
God will allow it.
- Abdurrahman Wahid

Resorting to violence and the use of force at holy sites is unacceptable,
whatever the reason might be.
- Ahmet Necdet Sezner

There are criminals who are drug users,
but most addicts are criminals only by virtue of prohibition
or from resorting to crime to pay inflated black market prices.
- Danny Sugerman


The strongest reason for the people
to retain the right to keep and bear arms is,
as a last resort, to protect themselves
against tyranny in government.
- Thomas Jefferson

Thinking is what most people resort to after all else fails.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.
- Thomas Jefferson

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It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid
pregnancy by a resort to mathematics,
though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
- H. L. Mencken

We believe firmly that Communism internally and externally
can and must be fought without resort to the Communist
tactics of the suppression of all individual freedom.
- Emanuel Celler

As a matter of traditional and sound constitutional doctrine,
an amendment to the Constitution should be the last
resort when all other measures have proved inadequate.
- Arlen Specter

Never again should Ghanaians have to resort to dubious means to get to,
or live in, foreign lands, simply to make a living.
- John Agyekum Kufuor

I have treated many hundreds of patients.
Among those in the second half of life -
that is to say, over 35 -
there has not been one whose problem in the last resort
was not that of finding a religious outlook on life.
- Carl Jung

But, when you have to resort to turntables,
trick lights, flashing lights, fire and all that,
you're actually saying, I need this because what I
do is not all that together.
- Buddy Rich

What clever man has ever needed to commit a crime?
Crime is the last resort of political half-wits.
- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

That made me feel good, not to go to a resort where
outside the door is extreme poverty.
- Jasmine Guy

To resort to power one need not be violent,
and to speak to conscience one need not be meek.
The most effective action both resorts to power and engages conscience.
- Barbara Deming

The court of last resort is no longer the Supreme Court.
It's "Nightline."
- Alan Dershowitz

Politics are for foreigners with their endless wrongs and paltry rights.
Politics are a lousy way to get things done.
Politics are, like God's infinite mercy,
a last resort.
- P. J. O'Rourke

At all events, arbitration is more rational,
just, and humane than the resort to the sword.
- Richard Cobden

Many who resort to crime ultimately can't read or write.
- Wally Amos

The government is becoming the family of last resort.
- Jerry Brown

I personally believe, as church law sets out,
that sanctions are an absolute last resort,
particularly penal sanctions of depriving people of the sacraments.
- Roger Mahony

I'm a strong person, but I'd never resort to violence.
- Kristen Johnston

War should be the politics of last resort.
And when we go to war, we should have a purpose that
our people understand and support.
- Colin Powell

I believe that man is in the last resort so free a
being that his right to be what he believes himself
to be cannot be contested.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

Repeating a grade needs to be the last resort,
not an automatic response to a child who is struggling to learn.
- Roy Barnes

Hawaii was beautiful of course, we played at Turtle
Bay an amazing resort right on the ocean.
- Natalie Gulbis

Libel actions, when we look at them in perspective,
are an ornament of a civilized society.
They have replaced, after all, at least in most cases,
a resort to weapons in defense of a reputation.
- Henry Anatole Grunwald

The World War broke out with such elemental violence,
and with such resort to all means for leading or misleading public opinion,
that no time was available for reflection and consideration.
- Hjalmar Branting

Those who have wrought great changes in the world never
succeeded by gaining over chiefs;
but always by exciting the multitude.
The first is the resource of intrigue and produces only secondary results,
the second is the resort of genius and transforms the universe.
- Martin Van Buren

I think it does work.
The fact that the law is there and injustices can be rectified,
I think has a lot to do with the fact that the people
in this country aren't as frustrated as they are in
some of these places in Eastern Europe and don't resort to violent revolution.
- Harold H. Greene

Every society rests in the last resort on the recognition
of common principles and common ideals,
and if it makes no moral or spiritual appeal to the loyalty of its members,
it must inevitably fall to pieces.
- Christopher Dawson

All the problems of the world could be settled easily
if men were only willing to think.
The trouble is that men very often resort to all sorts
of devices in order not to think,
because thinking is such hard work.
- Thomas J. Watson

In short, it may be said that on paper the obligations
to settle international disputes peacefully are now
so comprehensive and far-reaching that it is almost
impossible for a state to resort to war without violating
one or more solemn treaty obligations.
- Arthur Henderson

The Federal Government should be the last resort,
not the first.
Ask if a potential program is truly a federal responsibility
or whether it can better be handled privately,
by voluntary organizations, or by local or state governments.
- Donald Rumsfeld

I also hear your president say that war is the means
of last resort and I think he means that.
I met him last autumn and he assured me that they wanted
to come through and disarm Iraq by peaceful means,
and that's what we are trying to do as hard as we can.
- Hans Blix

We've built the largest empire in the history of the world.
It's been done over the last 50 years since World War
II with very little military might,
It's only in rare instances like Iraq where the military
comes in as a last resort.
- John Perkins

Our constituents paid into Social Security,
and they want it paid back to them when they retire.
Cutting Social Security benefits that Americans have
earned should always be a last resort.
- Dennis Cardoza

When public men indulge themselves in abuse,
when they deny others a fair trial, when they resort
to innuendo and insinuation,
to libel, scandal, and suspicion, then our democratic society is outraged,
and democracy is baffled.
- J. William Fulbright

When I recall my own path of life I cannot but speak of the violence,
hatred and lies.
A lesson drawn from such experiences,
however, was that we can effectively oppose violence
only if we ourselves do not resort to it.
- Lech Walesa

There are Americans will find it difficult to believe
that the Prime Minister can simply impose candidates on ridings,
and can so efficiently move individuals out of private
life and into the Cabinet with virtually no resort to the electorate.
- Stockwell Day

In the last few years, the very idea of telling the truth,
the whole truth, and nothing but the truth is dredged
up only as a final resort when the alternative options of deception,
threat and bribery have all been exhausted.
- Michael Musto

Jordan has a strange, haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness.
Dotted with the ruins of empires once great,
it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow.
I love every inch of it.
- King Hussein I

Observe which side resorts to the most vociferous name-calling
and you are likely to have identified the side with
the weaker argument and they know it.
- Charles R. Anderson

This is what happens, when, for the first time in modern history,
a candidate resorts to lawsuits to try to overturn
the outcome of an election for president.
- James Baker

Pleasure resorts are like film stars and royalty...
embarrassed by the figures they cut in the fantasies
of people who have never met them.
- Doris Lessing

Bali and the Aman resorts are all very luxurious,
great places to go.
- Diane von Furstenberg

The two worst strategic mistakes to make are acting
prematurely and letting an opportunity slip;
to avoid this,
the warrior treats each situation as if it were unique
and never resorts to formulae,
recipes or other people's opinions.
- Paulo Coelho

It is clear that he does not pray, who,
far from uplifting himself to God, requires that God
shall lower Himself to him,
and who resorts to prayer not to stir the man in us to will what God wills,
but only to persuade God to will what the man in us wills.
- Thomas Aquinas

Those who want to divide the workers have resorted to the foulest methods.
- James Larkin

I have always loved truth so passionately that I have
often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it
into the minds which were ignorant of its charms.
- Giacomo Casanova

And capital punishment, however ineffective it may
be and through whatever ignorance it may be resorted to,
is a strictly defensive act, - at least in theory.
- Benjamin Tucker

It was more that his career was going down again and
he was tired of the songs.
He was tired of the routine.
And there was a point where he just kind of gave up.
He couldn't face being 40.
And he resorted to stimulants.
There's a dark side there, a really dark side.
- Priscilla Presley

Those who believe they can do something
and those who believe they can't
are both right.
- Henry Ford

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
- Robert F. Kennedy

Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have.
- Yiddish Proverb

There are two kinds of failures:
those who thought and never did,
and those who did and never thought.
- Laurence J. Peter

By letting it go it all gets done.
The world is won by those who let it go.
But when you try and try.
The world is beyond the winning.
- Lao Tzu

The most successful people in life
are generally those who have the best information.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Dare to dream of your great success.
Become intimate with those things
which deeply motivate you
and regularly work toward
the realization of that mission.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

Grant That I May Radiate Thy Light, Thy Love,
Thy Healing, Thy Joy, and Thy Peace,
to All Those Around Me
and All Those in My Thoughts
This Day and Ever More.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is beauty and adventure in the commonplace
for those with eyes to see beyond.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
- Malcolm X

Successful people are simply those with successful habits.
- Brian Tracy

Leaders are those who empower others.
- Bill Gates

Success usually comes to those
who are too busy to be looking for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

Good things happen to those who hustle.
- Anais Nin

About leadership: No person can be a great leader
unless he takes genuine joy
in the successes of those under him.
- W. A. Nance

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