To heal the breach between the rich and the poor, it is necessary to distinguish between justice and charity.

— Pope Pius X

Powerful Breach quotations

Trust is the easiest thing in the world to lose, and the hardest thing in the world to get back.

In almost every profession - whether it's law or journalism, finance or medicine or academia or running a small business - people rely on confidential communications to do their jobs. We count on the space of trust that confidentiality provides. When someone breaches that trust, we are all worse off for it.

May you find your Tower, Roland, and breach it, and may you climb to the top!

We who choose to surround ourselves with lives even more temporary than our own, live within a fragile circle; easily and often breached. Unable to accept its awful gaps, we would still live no other way. We cherish memory as the only certain immortality, never fully understanding the necessary plan.

When once estrangement has arisen between those who truly love each other, everything seems to widen the breach.

The function of the press is very high.

It is almost holy. It ought to serve as a forum for the people, through which the people may know freely what is going on. To misstate or suppress the news is a breach of trust.

If it's against state law, it's generally considered a breach of Etiquette.

I can't say enough about the two Marine divisions.

If I use words like 'brilliant,' it would really be an under description of the absolutely superb job that they did in breaching the so-called 'impenetrable barrier.' It was a classic- absolutely classic- military breaching of a very very tough minefield, barbed wire, fire trenches-type barrier.

In peace there's nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.

Obviously, there are people who constrict themselves and build walls around themselves, whether it's from a moral standpoint or a patriotic standpoint, or just plain old conformity, and who therefore live in those little prisons, and when things breach those walls, it's shocking for them.

I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips, Straining upon the start.

The game's afoot; Follow your spirit: and upon this charge, Cry — God for Harry! England and Saint George!

I see a strategy for fracturing humanity well in play: just keep people separated and let them reinforce invented boundaries in their imaginations. Because when people come together and really listen to each other, doing the hard work of human kindness, virtually every barrier is breached.

Moreover, the concern of some that moving DNA among species would breach customary breeding barriers and have profound effects on natural evolutionary processes has substantially disappeared as the science revealed that such exchanges occur in nature.

An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.

I think that carrying on a life that is meant to be private in public is a breach of taste, common sense, and mental hygiene.

We are used to facing the United States as a fortress from the outside.

Now we are finding a breach to penetrate the country (the U.S.) and confront it from within.

An unjust law is itself a species of violence.

Arrest for its breach is more so. Now the law of nonviolence says that violence should be resisted not by counter-violence but by nonviolence. This I do by breaking the law and by peacefully submitting to arrest and imprisonment.

Onward, my brave boys - money or no money - men or no men! Have you love? Have you God? Onward and forward to the breach, you are irresistible.

I wouldn't know a space-time continuum or warp core breach if they got into bed with me.

The First Amendment has erected a wall between church and state.

That wall must be kept high and impregnable. We could not approve the slightest breach.

Love is a breach in the walls, a broken gate, Love sells the proud heart's citadel to fate.

It appears that when life is broken by tragedy God shines through the breach.

Breach of promise is no less an act of insolvency than a refusal to pay one's debt.

A man's home is no longer his castle;

it is no longer a place away from urgent tasks because the telephone breaches the walls with imperious demands.

Our two souls therefore which are one, Though I must go, endure not yet A breach, but an expansion, Like gold to airy thinness beat.

At great periods you have always felt, deep within you, the temptation to commit suicide. You gave yourself to it, breached your own defenses. You were a child. The idea of suicide was a protest against life; by dying, you would escape this longing for death.

There is nothing preventing the enemy reaching Paris.

We were fighting on our last line and it has been breached. I am helpless, I cannot intervene.

My mind is the only sanctuary that has not been stolen from me.

Men have tried to breach it before, but I've learned to defend it vigorously, for I am only safe with my innermost thoughts.

Everybody who is young is promising. The world should sue the young for breach of promise.

The security of computers and the Internet is a horrible and dangerous mess.

Every week we hear about breaches of databases of Social Security numbers and financial information and health records, and about critical infrastructure being insecure.

Rebels learn the rules better than the rule-makers do.

Rebels learn where the holes are, where the rules can best be breached. Become an expert at the rules. Then break them with creativity and style.

What misery to live in this world! We are like men whose enemies are at the door, who must not lay aside their arms, even while sleeping or eating, and are always in dread lest the foe should enter the fortress by some breach in the walls. O my Lord and my all! How canst thou wish us to prize such a wretched existence?

FGM breaches all human rights and has no place in any 21st century society.

There are few things that so touch us with instinctive revulsion as a breach of decorum.