Quotes of protect

  1. From this entertainment industry, may the gods of language protect us. – David Antin
  2. Some people get into this business and they're so afraid to lose anything. They try to protect their position like clinging to a beachhead. These actors end up making really safe choices. I never wanted to go that route. If I go down, I'm going down swinging. – Matt Damon
  3. My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest. – Steve Irwin
  4. You have to protect yourself, your body, your being. You cannot treat it badly; you have to keep it, make as sensitive as possible. – Klaus Kinski
  5. I'd like to think that the actions we take today will allow others in the future to discover the wonders of landscapes we helped protect but never had the chance to enjoy ourselves. – Annie Leibovitz
  6. Your silence will not protect you. – Audre Lorde
  7. So I am totally aware that when I defend the autonomy of art I'm going counter to my own development. It's more an instinctive reaction, meant to protect the private aspect of the work, the part I am most interested in and which nowadays is at risk in our culture. – Thom Mayne
  8. Sometimes power is all a person has, so they will protect it even unto their own destruction, for without power they have nothing. – Bryant H. McGill
  9. It would be our policy to use nuclear weapons wherever we felt it necessary to protect our forces and achieve our objectives. – Robert McNamara
  10. De Niro was a hero of mine. And Sean Penn. But I've realized I can't operate at that level of intensity. That's okay for movies. On TV, when you live with horror day in and day out, you have to protect yourself. – Christopher Meloni
  11. The Patriot Act removed major legal barriers that prevented the law enforcement, intelligence, and national defense communities from talking and coordinating their work to protect the American people and our national security. – Jon Porter
  12. Again, I shall be told that the law presumes the husband to be kind, affectionate, and ready to provide for and protect his wife. But what right, I ask, has the law to presume at all on the subject? – Ernestine Rose
  13. These funds will ensure that ports will be able to pay for adequate security measures to protect all Americans against terrorist attacks from our seaports. – Bobby Scott
  14. But wishing our Kansas soldiers 'God speed' is not enough. We need to comfort, care for, and protect their families. And we should ease the financial burdens that these families often face. – Kathleen Sebelius
  15. Certainly, its important to protect the water system and that covers, certainly, everything from vandals to terrorists. – James Wilson

Usage examples for protect

  1. Do not think your position will protect you." – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  2. " If Gilbert or I should refuse to protect you, your blood would be upon our heads. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  3. They would protect her, and take up her cause. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. The Lord protect us! – The Tangled Skein by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  5. I must go, therefore, to protect my house. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  6. Ezekiel will accompany me back to protect me from- robbers. – The Argonauts of North Liberty by Bret Harte
  7. If you say it's all right and promise to protect them we will find it easier. – Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant by Hugh S. Fullerton
  8. I want to make a little home for you and protect you. – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  9. It was because I wanted to protect you. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  10. In the first place, I cannot protect you, and I don't think it is safe. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  11. The railroad was not only able to call the State to protect itself. – The Shepherd of the North by Richard Aumerle Maher
  12. And a Fujiwara's duty is to protect the emperor of Japan. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  13. " You go first, and protect our advance. – The Death-Traps of FX-31 by Sewell Peaslee Wright
  14. I tried to throw it-" " Oh, if you intend to protect him!" – The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  15. I want to protect you, but I am helpless; I don't know which way to turn. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  16. If you won't protect yourself, I'll do it for you. – Each Man Kills by Victoria Glad
  17. I would protect him from it if I could. – Beggars on Horseback by F. Tennyson Jesse
  18. Someone is sad- then speak a word of cheer; Someone is lonely- make him welcome here; Someone has failed- protect him from despair; Someone is poor- there's something you can spare! – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  19. I might have known you wouldn't be man enough to protect me! – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  20. He felt a savage sting in the arm he had thrown up to protect his eyes. – Star Performer by Robert J. Shea

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