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Amending the U.S. Constitution, the document most sacred to those who love freedom and liberty, is a delicate endeavor and should be done only on the basis of the most clear and convincing evidence that a proposed amendment is necessary.


Ben Nelson


#amendment #basis #clear #constitution #convincing

Is the proposed operation likely to succeed? What might the consequences of failure? Is it in the realm of practicability in terms of material and supplies?


Chester W. Nimitz


#failure #likely #material #might #operation

I find this proposed amendment very, very, very, very shocking. And immoral. And, you know, if civil disobedience is the way to go about change, then I think a lot of people will be going to San Francisco.


Rosie O'Donnell


#amendment #change #civil #civil disobedience #disobedience

Government proposes, bureaucracy disposes. And the bureaucracy must dispose of government proposals by dumping them on us.


P. J. O'Rourke


#dispose #disposes #dumping #government #must

What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given and received; it is, in sum, simply a business from which those involved propose to derive a steady profit for their own self-love.


Francois de La Rochefoucauld


#arrangement #business #called #derive #friendship

It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.


Franklin D. Roosevelt


#dispose #duty #president #privilege #propose

If I knew of something that could serve my nation but would ruin another, I would not propose it to my prince, for I am first a man and only then a Frenchman... because I am necessarily a man, and only accidentally am I French.


Charles de Secondat


#am #another #because #could #first

There was a lot of protest after Bravo, from countries like India, for example. India was the first country which came forward and proposed at the United Nations that all of these nuclear tests should be stopped, that there should be a complete ban on nuclear testing.


Martha Smith


#ban #bravo #came #complete #countries

In all worldly things that a man pursues with the greatest eagerness he finds not half the pleasure in the possession that he proposed to himself in the expectation.


Robert South


#expectation #finds #greatest #half #himself

In 2007, when I was governor of New York, I proposed that our state once again permit undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver's license. To say the proposal lit a firestorm in the political arena is an understatement.


Eliot Spitzer


#arena #driver #governor #i #immigrants






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