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Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
Are we at last brought to such humiliating and debasing degradation, that we cannot be trusted with arms for our defense?
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.
I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?
I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
Humor is just another defense against the universe.
There is no defense against adverse fortune which is so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.
Thomas W. Higginson
The defendant wants to hide the truth because he's generally guilty. The defense attorney's job is to make sure the jury does not arrive at that truth.
My job is to give the president and secretary of defense military advice before they know they need it.
John W. Vessey, Jr.
Libel actions, when we look at them in perspective, are an ornament of a civilized society. They have replaced, after all, at least in most cases, a resort to weapons in defense of a reputation.
Henry Anatole Grunwald
The Defense Department's plan to ban newspaper reporters from pool coverage of military operations is incredible. It reveals the administration to be out of touch with journalism, reality and the First Amendment.
Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
This is not a contest between persons. The humblest citizen in all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error. I come to you in defense of a cause as holy as the cause of liberty - the cause of humanity.
William Jennings Bryan
Books themselves need no defense. Their spokesmen come and go, their readers live and die, they remain constant.
Lawrence Clark Powell
That a man be willing, when others are so too, as far forth as for peace and defense of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things; and be contented with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself.
A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
In our time political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible.
National Missile Defense is of a nature to retrigger a proliferation of weapons, notably nuclear missiles. Everything that goes in the direction of proliferation is a bad direction.
The Secretary of Defense is not a super General or Admiral. His task is to exercise civilian control over the Department for the Commander-in-Chief and the country.
A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country.
Defense is superior to opulence.
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
I get a kick out of watching a team defense me. A player moves two steps in one direction and I hit it two steps the other way. It goes right by his glove and I laugh.
The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home.
The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders.
Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.
I only direct in self-defense.
The only defense is offense, which means that you have to kill more women and children more quickly than the enemy if you wish to save yourselves.
The great defense against the air menace is to attack the enemy's aircraft as near as possible to their point of departure.
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
For target shooting, that's okay. Get a license and go to the range. For defense of the home, that's why we have police departments.
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