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Joe Smith and Brigham Young laid out Independence; but very soon thereafter enough citizens of the county collected to drive them off; after several stubborn fights. – Cole Younger

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NATO believes it can pick on a small nation and force us to surrender our independence. And that is where NATO miscalculated. You are not willing to sacrifice lives to achieve our surrender. But we are willing to die to defend our rights as an independent – Slobodan Milosevic

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They had scarcely established themselves; however; before another company of Jackson county citizens; chiefly from around Independence; organized to drive them off. – Cole Younger

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All I can do is advocate changes at the BBC while respecting editorial independence upon which the success of the BBC rests. I can’t do anything that requires the BBC to pay certain people certain amounts. – Jeremy Hunt

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The distance between the people who made the games and the people playing them wasn’t that big. It was the spirit of independence. The programmers were a lot like you. – Jeff Minter

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In July; 1892; fate suddenly granted me financial independence. – Carl Spitteler

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Thus; the Archivist must display at all times scrupulous independence and a devotion to the laws and principles which govern the responsibilities of the office. – Allen Weinstein

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6;000 people were killed; crippled; and wounded during the War of Independence. The economy was devastated – there was no milk; just milk powder. No eggs; but egg powder. Meat was only once a week. – Yitzhak Navon

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I think my legacy will be in what most people don’t like about me: my style – the separation between judge and lawyers; judge and politics; the real independence of the judiciary from the executive; from the legislative; from money. I’m criticized in Braz – Joaquim Barbosa

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There are a few people who are; let’s say; personality-challenged; who would like to set up a cult; but in large part they fail due to the innate stroppiness and independence of their fellow pagans. – Liz Williams

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Swaziland is a small part of south-east Africa; the last country in the continent to gain its independence. – Richard Grant

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The Wellcome Foundation offered me the chance to establish a small academic research unit; modestly funded; but with total independence. The real opportunity; however; came from King’s College; London. – James W. Black

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To research my book ‘Me the People’ – in which I have rewritten the entire Constitution of the United States – I flew to Greece; the birthplace of democracy. I bused to Philly; the home of independence. I even; if you can believe it; read the Constitution – Kevin Bleyer

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I like living at home: I’ve been making films since I was 12; when I played Sam in ‘Love Actually’; and if you spend as much time away on set as I have done; you get your independence young; so it’s nice to come back home. – Thomas Brodie-Sangster

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In my day; the only people who achieved real independence were my father; Mary Pickford and Charles Chaplin; who; with D. W. Griffith; formed United Artists. Other than that; everybody belonged to the big studios. They had no say in their own careers. – Douglas Fairbanks; Jr.

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The independence once represented by the car has been replaced by cell phones and social networks; which are now at the forefront of people’s expression of freedom and access. Once a symbol of ‘coming of age;’ many drivers are waiting longer to get their – John Zimmer

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We shall be forced to attempt planned and directed research employing hundreds of workers for many years; and this cannot be done without risking the loss of independence and originality. This is a serious and fundamental obstacle but it may be overcome i – John Desmond Bernal

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I believe the reason for my early independence is sport; through which I learnt at an early stage to take care of myself and be disciplined. – Blanka Vlasic

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Democracy is not the end point of mankind. There may be developments in many different directions in the coming centuries. Democracy has only existed for about 200 years. It started out with the American Declaration of Independence. The Americans got thei – Helmut Schmidt

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Stamps from Afghanistan are hilarious. You can tell when the revolutions are because suddenly they stop having pictures of the mullahs and the independence monument and they start having fish on them. – Samuel West

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I grew up in California; and when I read that Proposition 8 was on the ballot; I was disappointed because it seemed to be inconsistent with the spirit of the state; with the independence and diversity of the frontier that California has always been. – Ted Olson

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If the Scottish people decide to opt for independence; it would not be a good idea for Scotland to maintain a very rigid link to the pound. – Mohamed El-Erian

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Let it be immediately added; however; that this economic independence and prosperity has always been absolutely associated in the American mind with free political institutions. – Herbert Croly

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I was allowed to wander where I could. Here is a case in which you search for your independence and allow something creative to come out of that. – George Woodcock

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I saw clearly how those who saved the state so heroically and courageously in the War of Independence would be capable of bringing a catastrophe upon it if they are given the chance in normal times. – Moshe Sharett

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The freedom fighters in India’s long struggle for independence from British rule; or members of the African National Congress; were once classed as terrorists. History; as they say; is written by victors; but history also has many cunning corridors – how – Neel Mukherjee

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The United States is proud to be the first country to recognize the existence of a Jewish State – just 11 minutes after Israel’s independence was declared. – Denis McDonough

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I’m drawn to girls with a certain self-effacing; humorous quality and an innate independence and point of view. I love the notion of never taking yourself too seriously or being too put together. – Chris Benz

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We; the French; are viscerally attached to our laicite; our sovereignty; our independence; our values. The world knows that when France is attacked; it is liberty that is dealt a blow. – Marine Le Pen

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An independent state does not pay too dear a price for its independence in accepting the sufferings of war when it cannot avoid them; a state which has lost its independence may find at least some compensation in the fact that its protector procures for i – Theodor Mommsen

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