“I'm a huge proponent of exchanges, student exchanges, cultural exchanges, university exchanges. We talk a lot about public diplomacy, ... It's extremely important that we get our message out, but it's also the case that we should not have a monologue with other people. It has to be a conversation, and you can't do that without exchanges and openness.”
“The evolutionary explanation for origins, although impossible either to prove or to test scientifically, is nevertheless defended by its proponents on the basis that it is the only explanation which is naturalistic, not involving the 'supernatural' element of a divine Creator.”
“I was a big proponent of it when it came up. I think anything we can do to draw attention to the SEC and to the history of the SEC is the right thing to do. Our uniforms came in a couple of weeks ago. I showed it to (the players), and they were excited about it.”
“[Heritage Foundation analyst William Beach, also a proponent of individual accounts, said it was reasonable for the White House to scale back its campaign.] There's a limit to how many times you can go out and make your pitch before it becomes so dull and repetitive, ... I suspect they feel like they're almost there.”
“TRICHINOSIS, n. The pig's reply to proponents of porcophagy. Moses Mendlessohn having fallen ill sent for a Christian physician, who at once diagnosed the philosopher's disorder as trichinosis, but tactfully gave it another name. "You need and immediate change of diet," he said; "you must eat six ounces of pork every other day."
"Pork?" shrieked the patient --"pork? Nothing shall induce me to touch it!"
"Do you mean that?" the doctor gravely asked.
"I swear it!"
"Good! --then I will undertake to cure you."”