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All my life I have been under investigation.... I will just have to hire 200 more lawyers to keep me out of jail. James R. Hoffa
We’re going to find out who did this, and we’re going to kick their asses. George W. Bush
The aim of natural science is not simply to accept the statements of others, but to investigate the causes that are at work in nature. Albertus Magnus
In most of the countries where the people don’t like their government, we are now allowed to ask whether people like their government. Dalia Mogahed
Science has changed the face of this earth: it has harnessed the forces of Nature -- forces whose secret laws it had first to discover -- it has created practically a new world within the memory of men living….Science -- the scientists -- doesn't pretend to have grasped in its fingers the Eternal Truth …Science doesn't demand that one believe or be damned. Science reasons. Science investigates. Science tests itself….Science works -- builds -- quietly prevails -- promises little and performs much. Emanuel Haldeman-Julius
We use more discriminating intelligence when we buy a used car than when we buy a religion. Buying a used car you at least look underneath the hood, hit the tires, maybe take it to a mechanic to check it out. But in buying a religion you're supposed to wear these narrow blinders, so that if anybody disagrees you can block it out. It's basically, check your brains at the door when you join a religion. David Christopher Lane
It was a morally representative act. Helms withheld the information because it would have cost him his job. John Moss Whitten
Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.” Martin Luther King Jr.
International laws do not prohibit an intelligence agency like the CIA from carrying out targeted killings, provided it complies with the relevant international rules. These rules require … when it’s a matter of being able to kill someone in a foreign country, that all such killings be legally justified, that we know the justification, and that there are effective mechanisms for investigation, prosecution, and punishment if laws are violated. Philip G. Alston