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Quotes of immunity

  1. In Darwin's time all of biology was a black box: not only the cell, or the eye, or digestion, or immunity but every biological structure and function because, ultimately, no one could explain how biological processes occurred. – Michael Behe
  2. With the absence of a flu vaccination last year, I did not take a flu shot; but there is still some immunity that carries over from year to year; but about every 30 years, there is a major change in the genetics of the flu virus. – Michael Burgess
  3. My initial interest, just prior to my work on cytokines, was on cell -mediated immunity and delayed hypersensitivity, mostly with respect to the cells that populated these reactions. – Stanley Cohen
  4. There are two other SLA members who have been granted immunity and then also, one of the SLA members had confessed to two other people, and those people, I'm sure, will be called as witnesses, as they were at the grand jury. – Patty Hearst
  5. I didn't say 'former president,' I said 'president,' and I have the constitutional rights according to the constitution, including immunity from prosecution. – Saddam Hussein
  6. Getting and keeping my immunity became very important to me. For I needed to take care of myself and my family. No one else was worried about me. – Monica Lewinsky
  7. I chose to not wear a wire and tape people. I chose to not get immunity until- were accepted, whatever- until the independent counsel's office was comfortable with what I said was the truth. – Monica Lewinsky
  8. In my case, I learned that although God loves us, he doesn't grant us immunity from the consequences of our choices. – Donna Rice
  9. To acquire immunity to eloquence is of the utmost importance to the citizens of a democracy. – Bertrand Russell
  10. America's most dangerous diseases have developed an immunity to politics. We suffer not from a failure of political organization or power, but a failure of love. – Cal Thomas

Usage examples for immunity

  1. Immunity from loathsome disease was due only to chance and the physician's skill, by his creed. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  2. That it had been " hands off the Quirt" he did not know, but attributed the Quirt's immunity to careful habits and the fact that they had never come to the point where their interests actually clashed with the Sawtooth. – Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower
  3. Persecution of an active sort was at this date very rare, and Dissenters, at any rate, enjoyed a qualified legal immunity – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  4. For my continued immunity at the hands of yourself and your pack? – El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
  5. But we have to thank the regulations which shut the door against it for this immunity – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  6. Antwerp would laugh the idea of famine to scorn; and although this immunity would be purchased by the sacrifice of a large amount of agricultural territory the price so paid was but a slender one, when the existence of the capital, and with it perhaps of the whole confederacy was at stake. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. The everlasting miracle of Wentworth's immunity perplexed Smoke. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  8. Even this device does not bring about the desired immunity from trouble. –  by
  9. Nor was there much need to hustle and drag him forward, since he came willingly enough- he thought he saw here an immunity from punishment- if punishment be deserved- a chance of escape by the evidence he could give. – In the Day of Adversity by John Bloundelle-Burton
  10. That the immunity of the negro is in any degree correlated with the colour of his skin is a mere conjecture: it may be correlated with some difference in his blood, nervous system, or other tissues. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin
  11. " She has sworn to give you the kiss that promises immunity the night you come. – The Lost Door by Dorothy Quick
  12. Such immunity in the mother of the syphilitic child can only come, so far as the present state of our knowledge goes, from her having had the disease. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  13. The doctor's household enjoys nothing of this sweet immunity – The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife by Ellen M. Firebaugh
  14. 3. Individual immunity and social conditions favorable to general immunity – Civics and Health by William H. Allen
  15. Stanley, grown bold by immunity increased the length of his expeditions, and frequently did not return till after nightfall. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. Such a result is only another illustration of the truth that an advanced state of economic well- being is not necessarily accompanied by greater immunity from crime. – Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison
  17. The latter, given time to consider impending death might, if promised immunity talk freely. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  18. The comparative immunity of coast regions suggested that it might be owing to a deficiency of iodine in the drinking- water and the air, and many instances were adduced in favour of this. – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  19. Howard Spence had had only a slight shock, but it frightened him and destroyed his sense of immunity – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. Has it ever been true that Christians had any immunity from danger that others did not have, or that they could live in defiance of the laws of Nature? – Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel K. Washburn