Nobody could like Donald Trump, surely, except his mother. No one really likes The Donald. But how can you not have respect for a guy who's been down on the floor and just keeps coming back? Nothing will keep Donald Trump down until they drive a wooden stake in his heart and a silver bullet in his brain.— Felix Dennis
Empowering Silver Bullets quotations
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There are no silver bullets.
There was no silver bullet that could have prevented the 11 September attacks.
There was nothing demonstrating or showing that something was coming in the United States. If there had been something, we would have acted on it.
First, I do not think there is any silver bullet to solving the technology side of the security equation.
One thing you can say about nuclear power: the people who believe it is the silver bullet for America's energy problems never give up.
There's no silver bullet. You cannot helicopter people out of poverty.
I think one of the things that's happening is that people are realizing that they can't pass the buck to the government because the government, at least as far it comes to environmental protection, doesn't exist. That they're going to have to bite the bullet a little bit themselves. Look, there are no silver linings to Trumpism. This is an unmitigated disaster. But let's hope that at least it helps people find their courage in this resistance.
There's no one silver bullet, but money really is the root of all evil.
The single biggest problem is how much more money is flooding into politics these days. It not only tends to enable a more extreme candidate to get elected, but because so much money is required to bankroll a campaign, everyone spends all their free time fundraising instead of reaching across the aisle.
I don't think the Democrats need a silver bullet.
I do have confidence that we're gonna be able to get it right.
But it's not gonna be overnight. And there's no silver bullets to this. The fact of the matter is, is that we are suffering from a massive hangover from a binge of risk taking.
I don't think bulk data collection was an enormous factor here, because generally, that deals with overseas calls to the United States. But what bulk data collection did was make the process more efficient. So there were no silver bullets there.
There is no silver bullet. There are always options and the options have consequences.
We've introduced the New Apollo Energy Act, which is, I think, safe to say the most comprehensive and aggressive bill that has been introduced in Congress because it does have the scale, scope, and ambition of the original Apollo Project, and it attacks the problem in every way you can imagine. There's no silver bullet here, but there are lots of opportunities.
Poetry is the cipher key to the five mystic wishes packed in a hollow silver bullet fed to a flying fish.
Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide.
.. and our teachers know that.
I don't believe that there's a silver bullet, that if you just do this one thing, you solve the problems of the world.
There are lots of things in the folklore, like they can only be killed by a silver bullet, that don't realistically work, if you're trying to say they have existed for hundreds of years, unknown.
Discoveries from one community cannot be repackaged and provided to another as a silver bullet, That's a "best practice" rollout and it invariably evokes the immune rejection response.
When I think about sanctification, a couple things immediately pop into my head.
One is how slow it actually is. I think everybody wants the silver-bullet, the thing that makes sanctification move like a superhighway rather than the dirt path that it is. The other is that, by in large, the greatest single asset in ongoing sanctification is a serious pursuit of joy in the face of Jesus Christ.
You can't kill rock and roll without a silver bullet because she's a werewolf.
I don't know what I was thinking, coming out here.
There are no silver bullets in life, there's just the long, messy climb out of the pit you've dug youself.
Education is the silver bullet. Education is everything. We don't need little changes, we need gigantic, monumental changes. Schools should be palaces. The competition for the best teachers should be fierce. They should be making six-figure salaries. Schools should be incredibly expensive for government and absolutely free of charge to its citizens, just like national defense. That's my position. I just haven't figured out how to do it yet.
What are all these?" Clary asked. "Vials of holy water, blessed knives, steel and silver blades," Jace said, piling the weapons on the floor beside him, "electrum wire - not much use at the moment but it's always good to have spares - silver bullets, charms of protetion, crucifixes, stars of David-" "Jesus," said Clary "I doubt he'd fit." "Jace." Clary was appalled.