All across the world, in every kind of environment and region known to man, increasingly dangerous weather patterns and devastating storms are abruptly putting an end to the long-running debate over whether or not climate change is real. Not only is it real, it's here, and its effects are giving rise to a frighteningly new global phenomenon: the man-made natural disaster.
We simply must do everything we can in our power to slow down global warming before it is too late. The science is clear.The global warming debate is over.
I love argument, I love debate. I don't expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that's not their job
When you resort to attacking the messenger and not the message, you have lost the debate.
Let me light my lamp", says the star, "And never debate if it will help to remove the darkness
This is our in-house version of first world bullying in the global waring debate: i.e, We pollute, you pay.
Deliberation and debate is the way you stir the soul of our democracy.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it.
Debate and divergence of views can only enrich our history and culture.
Debate is healthy and no one in this chamber - starting with me - has a monopoly on being right.
He who frames the question wins the debate.
In the midst of fighting there is no place for public debate.
Open debate and full discourse on the topic of torture is a double-edged sword.
Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.
Information, usually seen as the precondition of debate, is better understood as its by-product.
“Honest differences of views and honest debate are not disunity. They are the vital process of policy making among free men.”
Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first refuge of scoundrels; it is a way to avoid debate by claiming that the matter is already settled.
Just to create awareness would be enough, to at least get a debate started.
This is not the age of pamphleteers. It is the age of engineers. The spark-gap is mightier than the pen. Democracy will not be salvaged by men who talk fluently, debate forcefully and quote aptly.
After a century of striving, after a year of debate, after a historic vote, health care reform is no longer an unmet promise. It is the law of the land.
What passes for real debate in Washington often seems more like an echo chamber, with politicians talking at politicians.
The debate in Washington will focus on ideology, ... will be no less important.
The tension between "yes" and "no," between "I can" and "I cannot," makes us feel that, in so many instances, human life is an interminable debate with one's self.
Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand.