Quotes of violation

  1. In violation of the Habeas Corpus Act and the fundamental laws of our constitution these men have never been brought to trail or even allowed to see a lawyer. – John Amery
  2. And that's really what's happening in this country is a violation of the First Commandment. We have become a country entrenched in idolatry, and that idolatry is the dependency upon our government. We're supposed to depend upon God for our protection and our provision and for our daily bread, not for our government. – Sharron Angle
  3. Disarming Iraq is legal under a series of U. N. resolutions. Iraq is in flagrant violation of U. N. Security Council resolutions. – Jose Maria Aznar
  4. Despite the rejection, and in violation of all the rules, I came back year after year. – Joseph Barbera
  5. When the violation of parity was discovered I began a series of electronic experiments to investigate parity violation in hyperon decays. – James Cronin
  6. If it be not a sin, an open, flagrant violation of all the rules of justice and humanity, to hold these slaves in bondage, it is indeed folly to put ourselves to any trouble and expense in order to free them. – Samuel Hopkins
  7. I am still profoundly troubled by the war in Nicaragua. The United States launched a covert war against another nation in violation of international law, a war that was wrong and immoral. – Bianca Jagger
  8. In defense of our persons and properties under actual violation we took up arms. When that violence shall be removed, when hostilities shall cease on the part of the aggressors, hostilities shall cease on our part also. – Thomas Jefferson
  9. I always won in my imagination. I always hit the game -winning shot, or I hit the free throw. Or if I missed, there was a lane violation and I was given another one. – Mike Krzyzewski
  10. I also had to work through the violation of my date rape, my unhealthy relationships with men, my anger toward the people involved in the scandal, and those who exploited me afterwards. – Donna Rice
  11. The 10 largest antitrust law firms in the United States have gone into the federal courts charging Monsanto with creating a global conspiracy in violation of the antitrust laws, to control the global market in seeds. – Jeremy Rifkin
  12. It has always been a great wrong that these men and their families should be held in bondage. We of the North have hitherto acquiesced in it, lest, in the endeavor to redress it in violation of the Constitution, greater evils might ensue. – Jay Alan Sekulow
  13. I, like many members of my generation, was concerned with segregation and the repeated violation of civil rights. – Joseph E. Stiglitz
  14. The sexual abuse and exploitation of children is one of the most vicious crimes conceivable, a violation of mankind's most basic duty to protect the innocent. – James T. Walsh

Usage examples for violation

  1. I presume my sitting on the steps here will not be a violation of your orders." – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  2. He believed that " it would be no violation of the principles on which private property is grounded, if the State should appropriate this increase of wealth, or part of it, as it arises." – Practical Politics; or, the Liberalism of To-day by Alfred Farthing Robbins
  3. " For luncheon," began Portlaw with animation, " we're going to try a new sauce on that pair of black ducks they brought in-" " In violation of the laws of game and decency," observed Malcourt, shedding his fur coat and unstrapping the mail- satchel from Pride's Fall. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  4. The Confederates declared this proceeding to be a violation of the compact. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  5. For the first time in Europe the violation of all treaties was not only made, but proclaimed the common basis of a new treaty. – Secret Diplomatic History of The Eighteenth Century by Karl Marx
  6. The first stipulation caused no trouble, but the force of circumstances has led to the violation of the second. – Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877 by James Kennedy
  7. Once I had taken the resolution of opening her letter, and turned my steps towards the fields, that I might examine it at leisure; but there was something disgraceful in the violation of a seal, which scared me away from this scheme. – Jane Talbot by Charles Brockden Brown
  8. But the uneasy nature one day broke out, and he committed a gross violation of the rules. – The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I by William James Stillman
  9. This landed system, which has grown up under successive Kings and Governments, and is now upheld by bad laws, is a crime against the people; it is a violation of Divine order and of the inalienable rights of mankind. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  10. What the girl's reasons could be for such desperate violation of custom Berwick could not divine, yet while groping blindly for them, with stifled pain in his heart and wild longing to take her away from it all, he gave her his good faith. – A Maid of Many Moods by Virna Sheard
  11. She spoke of her own suspicion, and then her conviction, that some great calamity was threatening me on account of the violation of the tomb, and that the knowledge of this was governing all these strange movements of mine. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  12. The youngster in the driver's seat went white at the sight of the violation pad. – Code Three by Rick Raphael
  13. A solemn decision of the Supreme Court of the United States pronounced that act a violation of your treaties and your laws. – Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams. by Josiah Quincy
  14. The loud cry that escaped me sounded even in my own ears like some harsh violation of the hour. – Embarrassments by Henry James
  15. No not- C is B. The violation of Rule 5 is here rendered possible by the additional violation of Rule 2. In order to have the middle term the same in both premisses we are obliged to make the minor affirmative, thus No not- A is B. All not- C is not- A. . – Deductive Logic by St. George Stock
  16. The conferring of unnatural rights upon women has imposed unnatural duties upon them, the violation of which, however, makes them unhappy. – Essays of Schopenhauer by Arthur Schopenhauer
  17. On examination, then, the particulars of the classical tradition have shown extraordinary powers of survival, but not one of them has gone without protest and violation – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike
  18. Up to that time they had not made a move, nor given a vote that could be construed into a violation of the pledge under which they had been elected, but they had publicly declared on several occasions that they had been elected as Independents or Alcorn Republicans. – The Facts of Reconstruction by John R. Lynch
  19. For this violation of orders the young man was punished. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  20. I may even bitterly repent a fault, and still think of that fault as a refusal to pursue some one separate moral purpose- a violation of this or of that maxim of conduct. – The Sources Of Religious Insight by Josiah Royce

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