Privacy Quotes

Really, life is complicated enough without having a bunch of Senators deciding what we should do in the privacy of our own homes.

Barbara Boxer

Privacy under what circumstance? Privacy at home under what circumstances? You have more privacy if everyone’s illiterate, but you wouldn’t really call that privacy. That’s ignorance.

Bruce Sterling

Human beings are not meant to lose their anonymity and privacy.

Sarah Chalke

Privacy is not something that I'm merely entitled to, it's an absolute prerequisite.

Marlon Brando

When it comes to privacy and accountability, people always demand the former for themselves and the latter for everyone else.

David Brin

But the time has come for journalists to acknowledge that a zone of privacy does exist.

Roger Mudd

Privacy is not something that I’m merely entitled to, it’s an absolute prerequisite.

Marlon Brando

Nothing that we have authorized conflicts with any law regarding privacy or any provision of the constitution.

John Ashcroft

Let those who know know, and let me keep what little privacy I can.

Lisa Bonet

Even rock stars are entitled to privacy.

Michael Novak

First, the security and privacy of sensitive taxpayer information is absolutely essential.

Jim Ramstad

Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men

AYN RAND

Privacy was in sufficient danger before TV appeared, and TV has given it its death blow.

LOUIS KRONENBERGER

I showed that privacy was an implicit right in Jewish law, probably going back to the second or third century, when it was elaborated on in a legal way.

Norman Lamm

Every American deserves to live in freedom, to have his or her privacy respected and a chance to go as far as their ability and effort will take them - regardless of race, gender, ethnicity or economic circumstances.

Christopher Dodd

I certainly respect privacy and privacy rights. But on the other hand, the first function of government is to guarantee the security of all the people.

Phil Crane

He who is void of virtuous Attachments in private Life, is, or very soon will be void of all Regard for his Country. There is seldom an Instance of a Man guilty of betraying his Country, who had not before lost the Feeling of moral Obligations in his private Connections.

Samuel Adams

My immediate instinct when faced with the questions from The Mail on Sunday ten days ago was to protect my family's privacy and particularly my son in his first term at university, living away from home.

Cherie Blair

The right to privacy...is broad enough to encompass a woman's decision whether or not to terminate her pregnancy.

Harry Andrew Blackmun

First radio, then television, have assaulted and overturned the privacy of the home, the real American privacy, which permitted the development of a higher and more independent life within democratic society.

Allan David Bloom

If the right to privacy means anything, it is the right of the individual, married or single, to be free from unwarranted government intrusion into matters so fundamentally affecting a person as the decision whether to bear or begat a child.

William Joseph Brennan, Jr.

I give the fight up: let there be an end, A privacy, an obscure nook for me. I want to be forgotten even by God.

Robert Browning

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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