Wit is more often a shield than a lance.
Minorities have a right to appeal to the Constitution as a shield against such oppression.
The superior man is the providence of the inferior.
He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless.
I am a light person. I think of myself with a shield, a protective shield around me. And I think of bad things bouncing off it. Boom, boom, boom, ba-boom, ba- boom!
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Your spirit is the true shield.
Let who will boast their courage in the field, I find but little safety from my shield, Nature's, not honour's law we must obey: This made me cast my useless shield away.
Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror.
When I'm out with a group I hide in the corner and get legless.
I just make sure my friends shield me.
Search for the seed of good in every adversity.
Master that principle and you will own a precious shield that will guard you well through all the darkest valleys you must traverse. Stars may be seen from the bottom of a deep well, when they cannot be discerned from the mountaintop. So will you learn things in adversity that you would never have discovered without trouble. There is always a seed of good. Find it and prosper.
The only guide to man is his conscience;
the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations; but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.
Without the Empire we should be tossed like a cork in the cross current of world politics. It is at once our sword and our shield.
Seeing a defense is easier than changing it.
Only with patience and tenderness might a person surrender his barbed armor for a softer shield. Perhaps in this lies the key to the good life
Vice is its own reward. It is virtue which, if it is to be marketed with consumer appeal, must carry Green Shield stamps.
Always focus on the front windshield and not the review mirror.
Somebody did a golden deed; Somebody proved a friend in need; Somebody sang a beautiful song; Somebody smiled the whole day long; Somebody thought, 'Tis sweet to live; Somebody said, I'm glad to give; Somebody fought a valiant fight; Somebody lived to shield the right; Was that somebody you?
The purpose of fighting is to win. There is no possible victory in defense. The sword is more important than the shield and skill is more important than either. The final weapon is the brain. All else is supplemental.
People use the Method as a shield; it shields them from being vulnerable. I hear all these young actors who are like, 'I'm Method, I'm gonna go live in the house, you know, I totally get it, I've done it, I've been there', but one thing I know is it kills spontaneity.
It's a tremendous honor. It really is a privilege, not just a right. You're in the NFL and you wear the shield now. It means the world to me; it really is a special feeling, and my family's gotten a real kick out of it.
Parents, however old they and we may grow to be, serve among other things to shield us from a sense of our doom. As long as they are around, we can avoid the fact of our mortality; we can still be innocent children.
Israel was not created in order to disappear - Israel will endure and flourish.
It is the child of hope and the home of the brave. It can neither be broken by adversity nor demoralized by success. It carries the shield of democracy and it honors the sword of freedom.
The superior man is the providence of the inferior.
He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless. He stands erect by bending above the fallen. He rises by lifting others.
The constitution of the United States is a law for rulers and people, equally in war and in peace, and covers with the shield of its protection all classes of men, at all times, and under all circumstances.
Humor has always been important to me.
If there is a shield of faith that you can keep up against difficulties, humor is the Teflon coating.
We believe democracy to be the only real guarantor of stability and we have sought to create a 'Jordanian model' that might also inspire others in our region. I wish democracy and peace to be my legacy to my people and the shield of generations to come.
But, my dear sirs, when peace does come, you may call on me for any thing.
Then will I share with you the last cracker, and watch with you to shield your homes and families against danger from every quarter.
Honesty, integrity, and accountability, the values, which should be the hallmark of this government, have instead been thrown under the bus by an arrogant majority, casualties in a misguided campaign to shield from accountability those who abuse this House.
King Arthur was one of my heroes - I played with a trash can lid for a knightly shield and my uncle's cane for the sword Excalibur.
Sometimes things just click. The one contribution I tried to do, was shield the staff from the corporate politics that occur on any show. But yes, we all got along very well.
The guitar was my weapon, my shield to hide behind.
Real leaders use their strength to shield employees from the foul machinations of common corporate culture.
Perfectionism is not the same thing as striving to be our best.
Perfectionism is not about healthy achievement and growth; it's a shield.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings.
When doubt comes against us, we have to lift up the shield of faith.
We do this when we open our mouth and say what God's Word says, rather than grumbling and complaining about the problem.
There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.
There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.
I don't like it when people who are young act like they're 40.
That's taking too much on. Putting up a shield and trying to act like you're so mature or whatever - I don't try to act mature. Some people might say I'm mature for my age, but it's not something I'm trying to do, you know? I'm just me.
Dad made it to Gold Shield Detective, so he always busted Robin, my oldest brother, and me. Always got caught, whatever we were doing.
A press card does not provide you with an invisible shield. You're flesh and blood.