Quotations that match 'ambassador'.

Any Ambassador or Foreign Service Officer who has his or her head screwed on right knows that the U.S. position in the world is far more dependent on our ability to compete in world markets. Lawrence Eagleburger
[ Ability Ambassador Any Compete Dependent Far Foreign Head Her His Knows Markets More Officer Our Position Right Screwed Service World]
John Wayne was one of the greatest ambassadors for the United States that ever lived. Maureen O'Hara
[ Ambassadors Ever Greatest John Lived States United Wayne]
A lot of my reading over the next few months will be the works of Hans Christian Andersen - I have been appointed an ambassador for the bicentenary celebrations of his birth next year. Roger Moore
[ Ambassador Appointed Been Birth Celebrations Christian Few His Lot Months Next Over Reading Will Works Year]
I am formally accountable to the steering board of the PIC, and I meet with nine ambassadors from the PIC every week. I have to have the capitals' broad agreement with what I do. Paddy Ashdown
[ Accountable Agreement Am Ambassadors Board Broad Capitals Every Formally Meet Nine Steering Week]
The real duties of an ambassador are to enter into or follow negotiations between his own government and that of the country to which he is accredited. David Bruce
[ Ambassador Between Country Duties Enter Follow Government His Into Negotiations Own Real Which]
Our first phase was inviting all the women Ambassadors who were here from other countries and trying to get in touch with all the peace centers around the country in order to focus on increasing the volume and activity toward peace. Eddie Bernice Johnson
[ Activity Ambassadors Around Centers Countries Country First Focus Get Here Increasing Inviting Order Other Our Peace Phase Touch Toward Trying Volume Were Women]
I would like to be the first ambassador to the United States from the United States. Barbara Mikulski
[ Ambassador First States United Would]
The popular song is America's greatest ambassador. Sammy Cahn
[ Ambassador America Greatest Popular Song]
I finished my studies in England, I opened my studio in London, and the first one-man exhibit I had on Bond Street, which was opened by the Austrian ambassador. Felix de Weldon
[ Ambassador Austrian Bond England Exhibit Finished First Had London One-Man Opened Street Studies Studio Which]
We had an interesting thing at that first dinner. It was prior to the availability of several new hotels in Los Angeles, and we were more or less committed to the old Ambassador Hotel that has the famous Coconut Grove. Lew Wasserman
[ Ambassador Angeles Availability Committed Dinner Famous First Grove Had Hotel Hotels Interesting Less Los More New Old Prior Several Thing Were]
An ambassador is not simply an agent; he is also a spectacle. Walter Bagehot
[ Agent Also Ambassador Simply Spectacle]
The genius of the United States is not best or most in its executives or legislatures, nor in its ambassadors or authors or colleges, or churches, or parlors, nor even in its newspapers or inventors, but always most in the common people. Walt Whitman
[ Always Ambassadors Authors Best Churches Colleges Common Even Executives Genius Inventors Legislatures Most Newspapers Nor States United]
I see myself more as an ambassador of the game. And I hope to bring chess to a higher level in the United States. Making bigger tournaments, more interesting events. Making it a respectable profession for young people to be able to pursue in the future. Maurice Ashley
[ Able Ambassador Bigger Bring Chess Events Future Game Higher Hope Interesting Level Making More Myself Profession Pursue Respectable See States Tournaments United Young]
We were sent to this country by the President, who desires to promote the welfare of Japan, and are quite different from the ambassadors of other countries. Townsend Harris
[ Ambassadors Countries Country Desires Different Japan Other President Promote Quite Sent Welfare Were]
We wanted to see this country win the war just as much as those advisors did. We felt we would help to do that by reporting the truth. And so there was the moral outrage over this general and the ambassador in Saigon who kept denying the truth we would see. Neil Sheehan
[ Advisors Ambassador Country Denying Did Felt General Help Just Kept Moral Much Outrage Over Reporting See Those Truth Wanted War Win Would]
I've been a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNICEF and the UNICEF family for more than twelve years. Danny Glover
[ Ambassador Been Family Goodwill More Than Twelve Unicef Years]
We'd play at the Ambassador's house for an invited group of dignitaries from the government that might have gone to school in America; to the U.S. Consulate that invites certain people that they're trying to target. Bob Livingston
[ Ambassador America Certain Gone Government Group House Invited Invites Might Play School Target Trying]
Amin managed to invite both the US and Soviet ambassadors to his palace at the very same time and then deliberately kept them together in his waiting room. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Ambassadors Amin Both Deliberately His Invite Kept Managed Palace Room Same Soviet Them Then Time Together Us Very Waiting]
He who plays advisor is no longer ambassador. Pierre Corneille
[ Advisor Ambassador Longer Plays]
When employees are happy, they are your very best ambassadors. James Sinegal
[ Ambassadors Best Employees Happy Very Your]
It has been a privilege beyond belief for me to have represented the State of Louisiana in Congress and to have been given the blessed assignment of U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See. Lindy Boggs
[ Ambassador Assignment Been Belief Beyond Blessed Congress Given Holy Louisiana Privilege Represented See State]
When the ambassadors of other foreign countries come to Japan to make treaties, they can be told that such and such a treaty has been made with the ambassador of the United States, and they will rest satisfied with this. Townsend Harris
[ Ambassador Ambassadors Been Come Countries Foreign Japan Made Make Other Rest Satisfied States Such Told Treaties Treaty United Will]
There was endless action - not just football, but sailboats, tennis and other things: movement. There was endless talk - the ambassador at the head of the table laying out the prevailing wisdom, but everyone else weighing in with their opinions and taking part. Charles Spalding Sports
[ Action Ambassador Else Endless Everyone Football Head Just Laying Movement Opinions Other Out Part Prevailing Table Taking Talk Tennis Their Things Weighing Wisdom]
The ambassador was never present, but his presence was never absent. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Absent Ambassador His Never Presence Present]
The Bourbon King was first ambassador of reason and human happiness. Heinrich Mann
[ Ambassador Bourbon First Happiness Human King Reason]
Right, well I am, I was a career diplomat for 37 years from 1960 until 1997 during the early 1980s from 1981 to 1985 I was the United States Ambassador to Honduras. John Negroponte
[ Am Ambassador Career Diplomat During Early Honduras Right States United Until Well Years]
New Zealand, by the way, where I was ambassador, has had two women prime ministers - one from either party. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Ambassador Either Had Ministers New Party Prime Two Way Where Women Zealand]
I was approached by Oxfam to go to Mali as their ambassador and get involved in their various initiatives out there. But I felt that was missing the point of using me, a musician. Damon Albarn
[ Ambassador Approached Felt Get Go Initiatives Involved Missing Musician Out Point Their Using Various]
Zoo animals are ambassadors for their cousins in the wild. Jack Hanna
[ Ambassadors Animals Cousins Their Wild Zoo]
Shortly after we arrived in Baghdad, we had another conversation with the ambassador. He said that he wanted us to give him the timeline, because we had 90 days to get these prisons operational and transfer responsibility back to the Iraqis. Janis Karpinski
[ After Ambassador Another Arrived Back Baghdad Because Conversation Days Get Give Had Him Iraqis Operational Prisons Responsibility Said Shortly These Timeline Transfer Us Wanted]
I said to the German Ambassador that, as long as there was only a dispute between Austria and Serbia alone, I did not feel entitled to intervene; but that, directly it was a matter between Austria and Russia, it became a question of the peace of Europe, which concerned us all. Edward Grey
[ Alone Ambassador Austria Became Between Concerned Did Directly Dispute Entitled Europe Feel German Intervene Long Matter Only Peace Question Russia Said Serbia Us Which]
I have always viewed my role as a sort of ambassador or bridge between groups to help provide a dialog. Joichi Ito
[ Always Ambassador Between Bridge Dialog Groups Help Provide Role Sort Viewed]
The function of a briefing paper is to prevent the ambassador from saying something dreadfully indiscreet. I sometimes think its true object is to prevent the ambassador from saying anything at all. Kingman Brewster, Jr.
[ Ambassador Anything Briefing Dreadfully Function Indiscreet Object Paper Prevent Saying Something Sometimes Think True]
Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste. William Butler Yeats
[ Ambassadors Connection Described Designs May National Postage Silent Stamps Taste Think]
I'd come back after having served as ambassador to New Zealand and found that I had real concerns about the direction in which this country was headed. Carol Moseley Braun
[ After Ambassador Back Come Concerns Country Direction Found Had Having Headed New Real Served Which Zealand]
Jessica Simpson is the youth ambassador for Operation Smile, and an episode of The Apprentice featured a team managing a charity concert she put on. Donald Trump came on stage and pledged a donation. Roma Downey
[ Ambassador Apprentice Came Charity Concert Donald Donation Episode Featured Jessica Managing Operation Pledged Put She Simpson Smile Stage Team Trump Youth]
I'd like to be the ambassador to the Bahamas. Eleanor Mondale
[ Ambassador Bahamas]
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie and intrigue for the benefit of his country. Henry Wotton
[ Abroad Ambassador Benefit Country His Honest Intrigue Lie Man Sent]