CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent.

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It never occurred to me that we would have as grandiose a program as the Marshall Plan, but I felt that we had to do something to save Europe from economic disaster which would encourage the Communist takeover.

By : W. Averell Harriman

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The fact that we're catching more fish per person than we've ever done before doesn't mean that there are not particular places where we've managed fisheries badly.

By : Bjorn Lomborg

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I think at some stage, I would love to have another child. I would love to settle into a relationship that was really important to me. I actually am not good at the balance at that.

By : Nicole Kidman

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We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language.

By : Benjamin Whorf

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In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk.

By : Rita Rudner

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I don't like James Bond. They made him a super hero, but he is just an agent, a human being. In my movies, secret agents are more realistic, I didn't want to portray them in the most glowing colours.

By : King Hu

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Of all our infirmities, the most savage is to despise our being.

By : Michel de Montaigne

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Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.

By : Christian Nestell Bovee

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People who identify themselves as conservatives donate money to charity more often than people who identify themselves as liberals. They donate more money and a higher percentage of their incomes.

By : Thomas Sowell

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We pretended there was no problem with Agent Orange after Vietnam and later the Pentagon recanted, after untold suffering by veterans.

By : Jim McDermott

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What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?

By : Vincent Van Gogh

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They say eyes clear with age.

By : Philip Larkin

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