These examples and many others demonstrate an alarming trend whereby the privacy and dignity of our citizens is being whittled away by sometimes imperceptible steps. Taken individually, each step may be of little consequence. But when viewed as a whole, there begins to emerge a society quite unlike any we have seen -- a society in which government may intrude into the secret regions of man's life at will.
I determined to spend the Remainder of my Days in Privacy and Retirement with my Children, from whose Society alone I cou'd expect Comfort.george mason
Privacy is a privilege not granted to the aged or the young.Margaret Laurence
That should assure us of at least forty-five minutes of undisturbed Privacy.dorothy parker
My immediate instinct when faced with the questions from The Mail on Sunday ten days ago was to protect my family's Privacy and particularly my son in his first term at university, living away from home.cherie blair
I think if you look at the general public, if you can catch - I mean, yes, there's always risk to Privacy. Because when you look at data going; you can't know "oh, that's a terrorist" and "that's not a terrorist", you probably have to look at more people to find who is a potential terrorist. But I think that you cannot belittle the need to use all possible means to avoid if only one terrorist attack.
The grandest of heroic deeds are those which are performed within four walls and in domestic Privacy.jean paul
I might have been a goldfish in a glass bowl for all the Privacy I got.saki
A true community consists of individuals - not mere species members, not couples - respecting each others individuality and Privacy while at the same time interacting with each other mentally and emotionally - free spirits in free relation to each other - and co-operating with each other to achieve common ends. Traditionalists say the basic unit of "society" is the family; "hippies" say the tribe; noone says the individual.valerie solanas
It seems to me, Golan, that the advance of civilization is nothing but an exercise in the limiting of Privacy.Isaac Asimov
Gays have become colossal bores. Once interesting and iconoclastic, all they seem to crave nowadays is the State’s pension and seal of approval. They ought to go back to the days of the Stonewall Riots, when the police’s violations of Privacy and private property were the object of their anger and activism.ilana mercer
In shallow shoals, English soles do it Goldfish in the Privacy of bowls do it.Cole Porter
An American has no sense of Privacy . He does not know what it means. There is no such thing in the country.George Bernard Shaw
Truth should not be forced; it should simply manifest itself, like a woman who has in her Privacy reflected and coolly decided to bestow herself upon a certain man.john updike
The fantastic advances in the field of electronic communication constitute a greater danger to the Privacy of the individual.Earl Warren
I give the fight up; let there be an end, A Privacy, an obscure nook for me, I want to be forgotten even by God.Robert Browning
This right of Privacy... is broad enough to encompass a woman's decision whether or not to terminate her pregnancy....[T]he word 'person', as used in the 14th Amendment, does not include the unborn.
Gays have become colossal bores. Once interesting and iconoclastic, all they seem to crave nowadays is the State’s pension and seal of approval. They ought to go back to the days of the Stonewall Riots, when the police’s violations of Privacy and private property were the object of their anger and activism.
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man's mind can get both provocation and Privacy.
"Once on a time there was a mouse," quoth she, "Who sick of worldly tears and laughter, grew Enamoured of a sainted Privacy; To all terrestrial things he bade adieu, And entered, far from mouse, or cat, or man, A thick-walled cheese, the best of Parmesan."
"If the right to Privacy means anything, it is the right of the individual, married or single, to be free from unwarranted government intrusion into matters so fundamentally affecting a person as the decision whether to bear or begat a child."
There are those who argue that the right to Privacy is of [a] higher order than the right to life ... that was the premise of slavery. You could not protest the existence or treatment of slaves on the plantation because that was private and therefore outside your right to be concerned.
Civilization is the progress toward a society of Privacy . The savage's whole existence is public , ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
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