Abuse is often of service. There is nothing so dangerous to an author as silence. His name, like a shuttlecock, must be beat backward and forward, or it falls to the ground.
We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.
I do not waste my time in answering abuse; I thrive under it like a field that
benefits from manure.
Never judge a philosophy by its abuse
Democracy is an abuse of statistics.
Terrorism is in good part an effect of government propaganda; it serves to deflect attention from governmental abuse toward a mostly imagined, highly dangerous outside enemy
Child abuse does not go away, but 90 percent of child abuse is preventable
Child abuse and neglect offend the basic values of our state. We have a responsibility to provide safe settings for at-risk children and facilitate permanent placement for children who cannot return home.
The only reason why child abuse is alive today, is because we as adults fail our children when we fail to listen to them. Listen to a child today!
The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own--even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being
Calculated risks of abuse are taken in order to preserve higher values.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
There are more people abusive to others than lie open to abuse themselves; but the humor goes round, and he that laughs at me to-day will have somebody to laugh at him to-morrow.
Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.
Don't abuse your friends and expect them to consider it criticism.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy, substance abuse, and the failings of the family. Then we expect them to educate our children
Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime.
I believe the best service to the child is the service closest to the child, and children who are victims of neglect, abuse, or abandonment must not also be victims of bureaucracy. They deserve our devoted attention, not our divided attention.
Abuse changes your life...Fight Back and change the life of your abusers by Breaking Your Silence on Abuse!
The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future
I understood when I was just a child that without water, everything dies. I didn't understand until much later that no one "owns" water. It might rise on your property, but it just passes through. You can use it, and abuse it, but it is not yours to own. It is part of the global commons, not "property" but part of our life support system
Fundamental Christian values include preserving one's own health, feeding the hungry, preventing animal abuse, and protecting the environment. Vegetarianism effectively promotes these values
But constant experience shows us that every man invested with power is apt to abuse it, and to carry his authority as far as it will go.