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quote by John Poindexter: I really believe that we don't have to make a trade-off between security and privacy. I think technology gives us the ability to have both. with background image: white wooden dock on white sand
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I really believe that we don't have to make a trade-off between security and privacy. I think technology gives us the ability to have both.

--John Poindexter
quote by Jackie Speier: Privacy isn't negotiable. It's the right of every American. with background image: silhouette of man looking towards left
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Privacy isn't negotiable. It's the right of every American.

--Jackie Speier

quote by Jill Lepore: Secrecy is what is known, but not to everyone. Privacy is what allows us to keep what we know to ourselves. with background image: black Corona typewriter on brown wood planks
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Secrecy is what is known, but not to everyone. Privacy is what allows us to keep what we know to ourselves.

--Jill Lepore
quote by Justin Timberlake: The worst thing about being famous is the invasion of your privacy. with background image: pink concrete wall during daytime
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The worst thing about being famous is the invasion of your privacy.

--Justin Timberlake
quote by John McAfee: We are losing privacy at an alarming rate -- we have none left. with background image: library shelf near black wooden ladder
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We are losing privacy at an alarming rate -- we have none left.

--John McAfee
quote by John McAfee: The most promising privacy thing is stupid phones. I'm dumping all my smart phones. with background image: red and yellow abstract painting
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The most promising privacy thing is stupid phones. I'm dumping all my smart phones.

--John McAfee
quote by James Comey: There is no such thing as absolute privacy in America. with background image: clear blue sea under blue sky
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There is no such thing as absolute privacy in America.

--James Comey
quote by Harry A. Blackmun: The right of an individual to conduct intimate relationships in the intimacy of his or her own home seems to me to be the heart of the Constitution's protection of privacy. with background image: photo of author Harry A. Blackmun with quote

The right of an individual to conduct intimate relationships in the intimacy of his or her own home seems to me to be the heart of the Constitution's protection of privacy.

--Harry A. Blackmun
quote by Helen Fisher: I suspect privacy is a very new concept to humanity. with background image: man in blue tank top holding green and black skateboard
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I suspect privacy is a very new concept to humanity.

--Helen Fisher
quote by George Church: I don't actually believe there's any such thing as privacy. with background image: eyeglasses in bokeh photography
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I don't actually believe there's any such thing as privacy.

--George M. Church
quote by Gene Green: I really think we need to see how we can expand our privacy laws. with background image: person sitting on black surface looking to sky
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I really think we need to see how we can expand our privacy laws.

--Gene Green

quote by Edmund Leach: Far from being the basis of the good society, the family, with its narrow privacy and tawdry secrets, is the source of all our discontents. with background image: person holding white book
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Far from being the basis of the good society, the family, with its narrow privacy and tawdry secrets, is the source of all our discontents.

--Edmund Leach
quote by Evgeny Morozov: I want my government to do something about my privacy -- I don't want to just do it on my own. with background image: photo of author Evgeny Morozov with quote

I want my government to do something about my privacy -- I don't want to just do it on my own.

--Evgeny Morozov
quote by Eric Schmidt: If you have something that you don't want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn't be doing it in the first place. with background image: pair of white lace-up shoes
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If you have something that you don't want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn't be doing it in the first place.

--Eric Schmidt
quote by Eric Schmidt: You have to fight for your privacy or you lose it. with background image: brown pathway between green plants
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You have to fight for your privacy or you lose it.

--Eric Schmidt
quote by Evgeny Morozov: The bigger the network, the harder it is to leave. Many users find it too daunting to start afresh on a new site, so they quietly consent to Facebook's privacy bullying. with background image: photo of author Evgeny Morozov with quote

The bigger the network, the harder it is to leave. Many users find it too daunting to start afresh on a new site, so they quietly consent to Facebook's privacy bullying.

--Evgeny Morozov
quote by David Blunkett: Privacy is a right, but as in any democratic society, it is not an absolute right. with background image: fine trees waving
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Privacy is a right, but as in any democratic society, it is not an absolute right.

--David Blunkett
quote by David Novak: The right to privacy has both positive and negative connotations for those who consider themselves part of the natural law tradition. with background image: gray building
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The right to privacy has both positive and negative connotations for those who consider themselves part of the natural law tradition.

--David Novak
quote by Cote de Pablo: If you are everywhere, then you've sacrificed the very thing that you are complaining about, which is your own privacy. with background image: time lapse photography body of water
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If you are everywhere, then you've sacrificed the very thing that you are complaining about, which is your own privacy.

--Cote de Pablo
quote by Calvin Klein: I don't always want my opinion known. What little privacy I have left I'd like to maintain. with background image: red rose
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I don't always want my opinion known. What little privacy I have left I'd like to maintain.

--Calvin Klein
quote by Caitlin Moran: I hate that tabloid idea of anybody who is famous having to forfeit their privacy. with background image: woman looking up to the sky while standing on white sand
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I hate that tabloid idea of anybody who is famous having to forfeit their privacy.

--Caitlin Moran
quote by Brian Kernighan: It's important to be informed about issues like usability, reliability, security, privacy, and some of the inherent limitations of computers. with background image: photo of author Brian Kernighan with quote

It's important to be informed about issues like usability, reliability, security, privacy, and some of the inherent limitations of computers.

--Brian Kernighan
quote by Bill Nelson: If we don't act now to safeguard our privacy, we could all become victims of identity theft. with background image: photo of author Bill Nelson with quote

If we don't act now to safeguard our privacy, we could all become victims of identity theft.

--Bill Nelson


quote by Bruce Sterling: Privacy under what circumstance? Privacy at home under what circumstances? You have more privacy if everyone's illiterate, but you wouldn't really call that privacy. That's ignorance. with background image: photo of author Bruce Sterling with quote

Privacy under what circumstance? Privacy at home under what circumstances? You have more privacy if everyone's illiterate, but you wouldn't really call that privacy. That's ignorance.

--Bruce Sterling
quote by Benedict Cumberbatch: Any privacy in public is a hard thing to negotiate. with background image: men's white dress shirt
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Any privacy in public is a hard thing to negotiate.

--Benedict Cumberbatch
quote by Barton Gellman: Privacy and encryption work, but it's too easy to make a mistake that exposes you. with background image: white Starbuck plastic cup on brown fabric armchair
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Privacy and encryption work, but it's too easy to make a mistake that exposes you.

--Barton Gellman

quote by Anna Eshoo: Personal privacy is a closely held American value. with background image: fireplace on fire
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Personal privacy is a closely held American value.

--Anna Eshoo
quote by Andrew Scott: I am a private person; I think that's important if you're an actor. But there's a difference between privacy and secrecy, and I'm not a secretive person. with background image: white and gray floral bed sheet
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I am a private person; I think that's important if you're an actor. But there's a difference between privacy and secrecy, and I'm not a secretive person.

--Andrew Scott

quote by Antonin Scalia: There is nothing new in the realization that the Constitution sometimes insulates the criminality of a few in order to protect the privacy of us all. with background image: empty seashore near high-rise building
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There is nothing new in the realization that the Constitution sometimes insulates the criminality of a few in order to protect the privacy of us all.

--Antonin Scalia
quote by Andy Grove: Privacy is one of the biggest problems in this new electronic age. with background image: low angle view of blue clouds
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Privacy is one of the biggest problems in this new electronic age.

--Andy Grove
quote by Al Gore: In digital era, privacy must be a priority. Is it just me, or is secret blanket surveillance obscenely outrageous? with background image: man in blue jacket and blue pants carrying black and red backpack standing on snow covered
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In digital era, privacy must be a priority. Is it just me, or is secret blanket surveillance obscenely outrageous?

--Al Gore

quote by Albert Brooks: Basically, I still have the privacy that all celebrities crave, except for those celebrities who feel that privacy reflects some kind of failure on their part. with background image: photo of author Albert Brooks with quote

Basically, I still have the privacy that all celebrities crave, except for those celebrities who feel that privacy reflects some kind of failure on their part.

--Albert Brooks
quote by Bob Dylan: Privacy is something you can sell, but you can't buy it back. with background image: green plant in tilt shift lens
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Privacy is something you can sell, but you can't buy it back.

--Bob Dylan
quote by Charles Bukowski: There's nothing like privacy. You know, I like people. It's nice that they might like my books and all that...but I'm not the book, see? I'm the guy who wrote it, but I don't want them to come up and… with background image: photo of author Charles Bukowski with quote

There's nothing like privacy. You know, I like people. It's nice that they might like my books and all that...but I'm not the book, see? I'm the guy who wrote it, but I don't want them to come up and throw roses on me or anything. I want them to let me breathe.

--Charles Bukowski
quote by Stephen King: No one likes to see a government folder with his name on it. with background image: Milky way in nature photography
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No one likes to see a government folder with his name on it.

--Stephen King
quote by Stephen Hawking: I don't want to write an autobiography because I would become public property with no privacy left. with background image: photo of author Stephen Hawking with quote

I don't want to write an autobiography because I would become public property with no privacy left.

--Stephen Hawking
quote by Malcolm X: When ghetto living seems normal, you have no shame, no privacy. with background image: silhouette of man looking towards left
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When ghetto living seems normal, you have no shame, no privacy.

--Malcolm X
quote by Isabel Allende: A memoir is an invitation into another person's privacy. with background image: eyeglasses in bokeh photography
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A memoir is an invitation into another person's privacy.

--Isabel Allende
quote by Fyodor Dostoevsky: Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded. with background image: photo of author Fyodor Dostoevsky with quote

Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded.

--Fyodor Dostoevsky
quote by Billy Graham: Once you've lost your privacy, you realize you've lost an extremely valuable thing. with background image: lights pattern swirls
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Once you've lost your privacy, you realize you've lost an extremely valuable thing.

--Billy Graham
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