The interests of the Israeli government are stacked against a change in that status quo.
We have to want peace more because Israeli and Palestinian leaders have made their preference for the status quo abundantly clear.
That, he says, would yield a just as successful class as the status quo and would be significantly more objective.
The unspoken controversy surrounding Hall lies in that he is challenging the status quo, which is cherished in Texas.
By taking a firm stand against the leak instead, Lawrence is sending a powerful message that challenges the status quo.
The status quo would be the happiest, if it could be preserved.
"Strict maintenance of the status quo," Hilton explained, flatly.
Nuremberg passed into his hands, and he proceeded to restore the status quo ante there.
The people were either anti-friar or conformists to the status quo.
But it was not without foreboding that this development was witnessed by the adherents of the status quo.
1833, from Latin status quo "the state in which," hence "existing state of affairs." Also status quo ante "the state in which before, state of affairs previous" (1877).
The existing order of things; present customs, practices, and power relations: “People with money are often content with the status quo.” From Latin, meaning “the state in which.”