Safeguard Quotes (5 quotes)
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. If we retrench the wages of the schoolmaster, we must raise those of the recruiting sergeant.
Hygiene is the corruption of medicine by morality. It is impossible to find a hygienist who does not debase his theory of the healthful with a theory of the virtuous. 3. The aim of medicine is surely not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard them from the consequences of their vices.
Our most trustworthy safeguard in making general statements on this question is imagination. If we can imagine the breaking of a law of physics then it is in some degree an empirical law. With a purely rational law we could not conceive an alternative This ultimate criterion serves as an anchor to keep us from drifting unduly in a perilous sea of thought.
Science ever has been, and ever must be, the safeguard of religion.
This weapon [the atomic bomb] has added an additional responsibilityor, better, an additional incentiveto find a sound basis for lasting peace. It provides an overwhelming inducement for the avoidance of war. It emphasizes the crisis we face in international matters and strengthens the conviction that adequate safeguards for peace must be found.