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different sides of the same shield

Two different, contrary, or opposite perspectives about or aspects of something. We fear death because it seems unknown to us, but it and life are really just different sides of the same shield. Thus we can see that arrogance and envy are often different sides of the same shield, both provoking and feeding off of the other.
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two sides of the same shield

Two different, contrary, or opposite perspectives about or aspects of something. We fear death because it seems unknown to us, but it and life are really just two sides of the same shield. Thus we can see that arrogance and envy are often two sides of the same shield, both provoking and feeding off of the other.
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two sides of a shield

two ways of looking at something; two sides to a question.
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shield

n. a police officer’s badge. The fuzz flashed his shield, and I knew the game was over.
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The Sentivist Dynamic Shielding Architecture automatically recognizes attack threat points and dynamically protects those threat points from inevitable attacks.
Sentivist is designed to protect against automated malware using a hybrid detection engine; prevent information leakage through content filtering and policy enforcement; cover the enterprise during the "patch lag window" using vulnerability-based signatures and dynamic shielding of critical vulnerabilities; and finally, profile enterprise changes as they occur and adapt protection parameters accordingly.
Specifically, the Sentivist Dynamic Shielding Architecture incorporates the following new technologies and features:
The Boldt Metronics standard product line includes the STANDARD BOLDT SHIELD(TM), a surface mountable EMI shield, and STANDARD BOLDT CONTACTS(TM), surface mountable EMI shielding and grounding contacts.
As BMI shields meet all EMI shielding requirements around the globe, customers can be assured their electronic products will be protected when they go to market internationally.