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"I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out."

"Financial institutions, the corporate world and civil society - all must uphold high standards of probity in their working. Only a genuine partnership between the Government and its people can bring about positive change to create a just society."

"The United Nations remains our most important global actor. These days we are continuously reminded of the enormous responsibility of the Security Council to uphold international peace and stability."

"Throughout out history, when people have looked for new ways to solve their problems, and to uphold the principles of this nation, many times they have turned to political parties. They have often turned to the Democratic Party."

"Yeah, I try to be the best example I can be for young girls just as far as my person goes - just to uphold a good image."

"I don't deny that there are problems in the intelligence world, but I would argue that in the UK we try to uphold the highest standards in the world."

"We call ourselves public servants but I'll tell you this: we as public servants must set an example for the rest of the nation. It is hypocritical for the public official to admonish and exhort the people to uphold the common good."

"I was trying to uphold what I thought feminism was as best I could by supporting women, by trying to create an opportunity to get women to get together, play music together and celebrate the fact that we are having great success making music on our own and together."

"Attending that Convention and talking with those people and many others convinced me that I should become a blogger in my efforts to reform the government and uphold the integrity of the Constitution and the laws made in furtherance thereof."

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  • Definition for "uphold"
    • to carry aloft; raise: upheld the banner proudly.
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    • Willingly abusing power to break the…
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