Quotations that match 'author'.

What I like in a good author is not what he says but what he whispers. Logan P. Smith
[ Author Good Says Whispers]
The movie business is very much like that: people in authority making purely emotional decisions instead of interesting rational ones. Bill Forsyth
[ Authority Business Decisions Emotional Instead Interesting Making Movie Much Ones Purely Rational Very]
After careful deliberation, I voted today to reauthorize the Patriot Act. Jim Gerlach
[ Act After Careful Deliberation Patriot Today Voted]
Readers will stay with an author, no matter what the variations in style and genre, as long as they get that sense of story, of character, of empathetic involvement. Dean Koontz
[ Author Character Empathetic Genre Get Involvement Long Matter Readers Sense Stay Story Style Variations Will]
Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes. Cole Porter
[ Anything Authors Better Four-Letter Goes Good Knew Now Once Only Prose Too Use Words Writing]
To write what is worth publishing, to find honest people to publish it, and get sensible people to read it, are the three great difficulties in being an author. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Author Being Difficulties Find Get Great Honest Publish Publishing Read Sensible Three Worth Write]
Your source material is the people you know, not those you don't know, but every character is an extension of the author's own personality. Edward Albee
[ Author Character Every Extension Know Material Own Personality Source Those Your]
Authors are sometimes like tomcats: They distrust all the other toms but they are kind to kittens. Malcolm Cowley
[ Authors Distrust Kind Kittens Other Sometimes Toms]
I wanted to be an author for as long as I can remember. Walter Jon Williams
[ Author Long Remember Wanted]
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of the chips that were left. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Authors Chips Contrived Critics Her Invented Left Make Manufactured Nature Out Patented She Were]
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
[ Any Authority Fellow His Man Men Natural Over]
Men of authority have employed all the destructive agents around them to promote their own personal interests at the sacrifice of every just, honorable, and lawful consideration. John White Geary
[ Agents Around Authority Consideration Destructive Employed Every Honorable Interests Just Lawful Men Own Personal Promote Sacrifice Their Them]
The fate of every democracy, of every government based on the sovereignty of the people, depends on the choices it makes between these opposite principles, absolute power on the one hand, and on the other the restraints of legality and the authority of tradition. John Acton
[ Absolute Authority Based Between Choices Democracy Depends Every Fate Government Hand Legality Makes Opposite Other Power Principles Restraints Sovereignty These Tradition]
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother who speaks about her own children. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Almost Author Bad Books Children Her Mother Own Speaks Their]
The Internet offers authors and their readers a new diversity of opportunities and freedom. Frederick Forsyth
[ Authors Diversity Freedom Internet New Offers Opportunities Readers Their]
My parents were horrified when I told them I wanted to be an author. Lloyd Alexander
[ Author Horrified Parents Them Told Wanted Were]
Everywhere, authority and tradition have to justify themselves in the face of questions. Gustav Heinemann
[ Authority Everywhere Face Justify Questions Themselves Tradition]
One hundred years before the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth, the Spanish government issued a decree authorizing the enslavement of the American Indian as in accord with the law of God and man. Nelson A. Miles
[ Accord American Authorizing Before Decree Enslavement God Government Hundred Indian Issued Landed Law Man Pilgrims Plymouth Spanish Years]
I created no authority that wasn't already there under the constitution. John Engler
[ Already Authority Constitution Created Under]
We have to hate our immediate predecessors to get free of their authority. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Authority Free Get Hate Immediate Our Predecessors Their]
Those who abhors democracy would rarely immigrate to an authoritarian state if they have to. Joe Chung
[ Abhors Authoritarian Democracy Rarely State Those Would]
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understanding, but rather his memory. Miguel de Unamuno
[ Anyone Authority Discussion His Memory Rather Relies Understanding Upon Uses]
Many contemporary authors drink more than they write. Maxim Gorky
[ Authors Contemporary Drink Many More Than Write]
So there's a lot of people tied into believing that the traditional response to the authorship question. In terms of actors, some people get very angry about it. Mark Rylance
[ Actors Angry Authorship Believing Get Into Lot Question Response Some Terms Tied Traditional Very]
Celebrity distorts democracy by giving the rich, beautiful, and famous more authority than they deserve. Maureen Dowd
[ Authority Beautiful Celebrity Democracy Deserve Distorts Famous Giving More Rich Than]
I can't speak for the other authors, but what I hoped to achieve was to illuminate certain corners of the Lucas universe that hadn't yet been explored. Walter Jon Williams
[ Achieve Authors Been Certain Corners Explored Hadn Hoped Illuminate Lucas Other Speak Universe Yet]
A narrative is like a room on whose walls a number of false doors have been painted; while within the narrative, we have many apparent choices of exit, but when the author leads us to one particular door, we know it is the right one because it opens. John Updike
[ Apparent Author Because Been Choices Door Doors Exit False Know Leads Many Narrative Number Opens Painted Particular Right Room Us Walls While Whose Within]
Authority pisses me off. I think everyone should be able to drink and get loud whenever they want. James Hetfield
[ Able Authority Drink Everyone Get Loud Off Should Think Want Whenever]
So far we have not convinced the Chinese authorities. My own brother was refused a visa on what was probably my last chance of seeing him when he was going around the world on a tour. Scott Nearing was similarly refused. Anna Louise Strong
[ Around Authorities Brother Chance Chinese Convinced Far Going Him Last Nearing Own Probably Refused Scott Seeing Similarly Tour Visa World]
We want to look at how we would respond because, as hard as we work to prevent terrorist attacks here North America, if we have a catastrophic terrorist attack, it is the military that is going to have to go in at the request of civilian authorities. Paul Cellucci
[ America Attack Attacks Authorities Because Catastrophic Civilian Go Going Hard Here How Look Military North Prevent Request Respond Terrorist Want Work Would]
Crime in full glory consolidates authority by the sacred fear it inspires. Emile M. Cioran
[ Authority Crime Fear Full Glory Inspires Sacred]
In the last camp they all ate grass, until the authorities forbade them to pull it up. They were accustomed to having the fruits of their little communal gardens stolen by the guards, after they had done all the work; but at the last camp everything was stolen. Martha Gellhorn
[ Accustomed After Ate Authorities Camp Communal Done Everything Forbade Fruits Gardens Grass Guards Had Having Last Little Pull Stolen Their Them Until Up Were Work]
Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you're a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff's worth, without pity, and destroy most of it. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
[ Author Comes Destroy Down Everything Head His Into Judge Most Own Pity Put Sit Stuff Then Without Worth Writer Your]
Well, I think In Love and War, which had a wonderful performance by Sandy, Sandra Bullock, who the authorities and, the supposed authorities, in cinema didn't want to know about. Richard Attenborough
[ Authorities Bullock Cinema Had Know Love Performance Sandra Sandy Supposed Think Want War Well Which Wonderful]
Have you ever observed that we pay much more attention to a wise passage when it is quoted than when we read it in the original author? Philip Gilbert Hamerton
[ Attention Author Ever More Much Observed Original Passage Pay Quoted Read Than Wise]
I do not espouse the unitarian position. President Clinton's assertion of directive authority over administration, more than President Reagan's assertion of a general supervisory authority, raises serious constitutional questions. Elena Kagan
[ Administration Assertion Authority Clinton Constitutional Directive General More Over Position President Questions Raises Reagan Serious Than Unitarian]
American democracy must be a failure because it places the supreme authority in the hands of the poorest and most ignorant part of the society. Thomas Babington
[ American Authority Because Democracy Failure Hands Ignorant Most Must Part Places Poorest Society Supreme]
The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority. Lord Acton
[ Any Authority Before Both Country Deny Duty Every His Man Other Prefers Right Same Shows Spirit State Superior Surrenders]
Just like Tim Robbins is very political - and obviously, Arnold Schwarzenegger must be - I want to be able to have this public personality that's considered authoritative. Christy Romano
[ Able Arnold Authoritative Considered Just Must Obviously Personality Political Public Robbins Schwarzenegger Tim Very Want]
Also, there are authors and publicists using the Internet to manipulate opinion, both positively for a work and negatively against the competition. I don't do this and can't stomach it, honestly. R. A. Salvatore
[ Against Also Authors Both Competition Honestly Internet Manipulate Negatively Opinion Positively Stomach Using Work]
Authors from whom others steal should not complain, but rejoice. Where there is no game there are no poachers. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
[ Authors Complain Game Others Rejoice Should Steal Where Whom]
In the beginning I had a real work problem. Every time I had job I had to convince the immigration authorities I was the only man for that job and get a special work permit until I went under contract to MGM. Rod Taylor
[ Authorities Beginning Contract Convince Every Get Had Immigration Job Man Mgm Only Permit Problem Real Special Time Under Until Went Work]
My only purpose is to teach children to rebel against authority figures. Sherman Alexie
[ Against Authority Children Figures Only Purpose Rebel Teach]
The dwarfed trees of the Chinese and Japanese have been noticed by every author who has written upon these countries, and all have attempted to give some description of the method by which the effect is produced. Robert Fortune
[ Attempted Author Been Chinese Countries Description Dwarfed Effect Every Give Japanese Method Noticed Produced Some These Trees Upon Which Written]
My reason, it's true, controls my feelings, but whatever its authority, it doesn't rule them so much as tyrannize them. Pierre Corneille
[ Authority Controls Feelings Much Reason Rule Them True Whatever]
I think it's inconsistent to tell the American people that you oppose the war and, yet, you continue to vote to fund the war. Because every time you vote to fund the war, you're reauthorizing the war all over again. Dennis Kucinich
[ Again American Because Continue Every Fund Inconsistent Oppose Over Tell Think Time Vote War Yet]
But constant experience shows us that every man invested with power is apt to abuse it, and to carry his authority as far as it will go. Charles de Secondat
[ Abuse Apt Authority Carry Constant Every Experience Far Go His Invested Man Power Shows Us Will]
To see and be acquainted with strangers, in especial with men in honour and authority. Thomas Cavendish
[ Acquainted Authority Honour Men See Strangers]
Well we'd just seen Gerry. I think he wanted somebody who had that authority and was handsome. The thing is, he's a big hunk isn't he? All I can say, if you look at his chat line, or the Phantom website, it's quite worrying. Because the girls really seem to love him. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Authority Because Big Chat Gerry Girls Had Handsome Him His Hunk Just Line Look Love Phantom Quite Really Say Seem Seen Somebody Thing Think Wanted Website Well Worrying]
Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive. Henry Steele Commager
[ Always Authority Criticism Dangerous Equate Find Men Patriotism Policies Subversive Their Think Will]
We sincerely ask the Beijing authorities across the Strait to view the election result from a positive perspective, to accept the democratic decision of the Taiwanese people. Chen Shui-bian
[ Accept Across Ask Authorities Beijing Decision Democratic Election Perspective Positive Result Sincerely Strait Taiwanese View]
War, in some instances, especially defensive, has been authorized by Heaven. Ezra Stiles
[ Authorized Been Defensive Especially Heaven Instances Some War]
I am very averse to bringing myself forward in print, but as my account will only appear as an appendage to a former production, and as it will be confined to such topics as have connection with my authorship alone, I can hardly accuse myself of a personal intrusion. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ Account Accuse Alone Am Appear Appendage Authorship Averse Bringing Confined Connection Former Forward Hardly Intrusion Myself Only Personal Print Production Such Topics Very Will]
In the past I have declined to comment on my own work: because, it seems to me, a poem is what it is; because a poem is itself a definition, and to try to redefine it is to be apt to falsify it; and because the author is the person least able to consider his work objectively. James Schuyler
[ Able Apt Author Because Comment Consider Declined Definition His Itself Least Objectively Own Past Person Poem Redefine Seems Try Work]
No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Ascribe Author Character Consistent Drew Ever Forced Human Inconsistencies Many Nature]
Liberty is the possibility of doubting, the possibility of making a mistake, the possibility of searching and experimenting, the possibility of saying No to any authority - literary, artistic, philosophic, religious, social and even political. Ignazio Silone
[ Any Artistic Authority Doubting Even Experimenting Liberty Literary Making Mistake Philosophic Political Possibility Religious Saying Searching Social]
We've broken the code base into logical chunks, called modules, and the foundation staff delegate authority for the modules to people with the most expertise. Mitchell Baker
[ Authority Base Broken Called Chunks Code Delegate Expertise Foundation Into Logical Modules Most Staff]
The powers of government exercised locally derive from a federal law authorizing government by consent in local affairs only, unless those affairs are otherwise governed by federal law. Dick Thornburgh
[ Affairs Authorizing Consent Derive Exercised Federal Governed Government Law Local Locally Only Otherwise Powers Those Unless]
I have taken this step because I want the discipline, the fire and the authority of the Church. I am hopelessly unworthy of it, but I hope to become worthy. Edith Sitwell
[ Am Authority Because Become Church Discipline Fire Hope Hopelessly Step Taken Unworthy Want Worthy]
The whole basis of the Constitution was a restriction of power, and the whole basis of the federalist system was that there was not one sovereign centralized power from which all authority flows. Roy Moore
[ Authority Basis Centralized Constitution Federalist Flows Power Restriction Sovereign System Which Whole]
I have very little hope that any permission can be gained for your organization. However, I shall place it in a special folder with similar applications and raise the question from time to time with such people here as may have authority. Anna Louise Strong
[ Any Applications Authority Gained Here Hope However Little May Organization Permission Place Question Raise Shall Similar Special Such Time Very Your]
I am certainly not an authority on love because there are no authorities on love, just those who've had luck with it and those who haven't. Bill Cosby
[ Am Authorities Authority Because Certainly Had Haven Just Love Luck Those]
It has been well over half a century and I'm glad to say we have taken the right path from authoritarianism to democracy and this is a road of no return. Chen Shui-bian
[ Authoritarianism Been Century Democracy Glad Half Over Path Return Right Road Say Taken Well]
Each department and institution has its own authorities and responsibilities, and they act on that basis. It is wrong to even compare such actions to what is done in Guantanamo or elsewhere by the Americans. They do not stand on a high moral platform to preach to others. Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[ Act Actions Americans Authorities Basis Compare Department Done Each Elsewhere Even Guantanamo High Institution Moral Others Own Platform Preach Responsibilities Stand Such Wrong]
When authorities warn you of the sinfulness of sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities. Matt Groening
[ Authorities Important Learned Lesson Sex Sinfulness Warn]
There is no less invention in aptly applying a thought found in a book, than in being the first author of the thought. Pierre Bayle
[ Applying Aptly Author Being Book First Found Invention Less Than Thought]
I had learned many years ago in private business never to take responsibility without adequate authority; and the new Secretary of Defense, as budgets were sharply cut, quickly found that out. Stuart Symington
[ Adequate Ago Authority Budgets Business Cut Defense Found Had Learned Many Never New Out Private Quickly Responsibility Secretary Sharply Take Were Without Years]
We must continue our fight to ensure that Federal, State, and local authorities have the resources and support necessary to combat this growing epidemic. This is a top priority for me and many of my colleagues here in Congress. Ron Lewis
[ Authorities Colleagues Combat Congress Continue Ensure Epidemic Federal Fight Growing Here Local Many Must Necessary Our Priority Resources State Support Top]
There is nobody I know by name who is concerned with collecting information for the Russian authorities. There are people whom I know by sight whom I trusted with my life. Klaus Fuchs
[ Authorities Collecting Concerned Information Know Life Name Nobody Russian Sight Trusted Whom]
People are so afraid of authority figures and doctors are authority figures. Martha Beck Medical
[ Afraid Authority Doctors Figures]
November is Jewish book month, so Jewish Community Centers all around the country have book fairs where they invite authors and sell books in advance of the holidays. Anita Diament
[ Advance Around Authors Book Books Centers Community Country Fairs Holidays Invite Jewish Month November Sell Where]
Foreign nationals entering the United States illegally who are taken into custody by the Border Protection Corps or by State or local law enforcement authorities must be promptly delivered to a federal law enforcement authority. John Culberson
[ Authorities Authority Border Corps Custody Delivered Enforcement Entering Federal Foreign Illegally Into Law Local Must Nationals Promptly Protection State States Taken United]
We have to give value to authority. We have to give value to office, being in office, holding office. James Hillman
[ Authority Being Give Holding Office Value]
If it's a woman, it's caustic; if it's a man, it's authoritative. Barbara Walters
[ Authoritative Caustic Man Woman]
The difference between an author and a horse is that the horse doesn't understand the horse dealer's language. Max Frisch
[ Author Between Dealer Difference Horse Language Understand]
The style of an author should be the image of his mind, but the choice and command of language is the fruit of exercise. Edward Gibbon
[ Author Choice Command Exercise Fruit His Image Language Mind Should Style]
The more gifted and talkative one's characters are, the greater the chances of their resembling the author in tone or tint of mind. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Author Chances Characters Gifted Greater Mind More Resembling Talkative Their Tint Tone]
The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living. Thomas Hobbes
[ Ancient Authors Competition Dead Envy Living Mutual Praise Proceeds Reverence]
In order to be respected, authority has got to be respectable. Tom Robbins
[ Authority Got Order Respectable Respected]
In days when the public safety is imminently threatened, and the fate of a nation may hang upon a single act, we owe frank speech, above all other men, to him who is highest in authority. I shall speak to you as man to man. Robert Dale Owen
[ Above Act Authority Days Fate Frank Hang Highest Him Man May Men Nation Other Owe Public Safety Shall Single Speak Speech Threatened Upon]
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way. Thomas Jefferson
[ Authority Bold Every Fearing Follow Knowledge Led Never Pursuit Reason Results Stood Their Truth Way Whatever Which]
The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by five hundred readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the five hundred, he reaches the five hundred thousand. Henry B. Adams
[ Author Difference Five Hundred Influence Reaches Read Readers Select Slight Thousand Whether]
One of the things that is wrong with America is that everybody who has done anything at all in his own field is expected to be an authority on every subject under the sun. Elmer Davis
[ America Anything Authority Done Every Everybody Expected Field His Own Subject Sun Things Under Wrong]
I am conservative by temperament. I disapprove of criminal activity. I am very solidly and markedly on the side of authority. The truth is I would rather err on the side of too much authority than too little. James Ellroy
[ Activity Am Authority Conservative Criminal Disapprove Err Little Markedly Much Rather Side Solidly Temperament Than Too Truth Very Would]
It should be done with the same degree of alacrity and nonchalance that you would display in authorizing a highly intelligent trained bear to remove your appendix. Daniel S. Greenberg
[ Appendix Authorizing Bear Degree Display Done Highly Intelligent Nonchalance Remove Same Should Trained Would Your]
There is no stopping the world's tendency to throw off imposed restraints, the religious authority that is based on the ignorance of the many, the political authority that is based on the knowledge of the few. Van Wyck Brooks
[ Authority Based Few Ignorance Imposed Knowledge Many Off Political Religious Restraints Stopping Tendency Throw World]
I didn't have any concept of age or authority. I remember realising, Oh, the world has rules and we don't. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Age Any Authority Concept Oh Realising Remember Rules World]
Nothing that we have authorized conflicts with any law regarding privacy or any provision of the constitution. John Ashcroft
[ Any Authorized Conflicts Constitution Law Nothing Privacy Provision Regarding]
That the more authoritarian organizations survive and prevail goes generally unnoticed because people focus on the objectives of organizations, which are many and varied, rather than on their structures, which lend to be similar. Robert Shea
[ Authoritarian Because Focus Generally Goes Lend Many More Objectives Organizations Prevail Rather Similar Structures Survive Than Their Unnoticed Varied Which]
That statement was not addressed to the authors of political statements. I said that I deplore attempts to misinform the public and to /trigger/ political intervention. And there were such attempts. Mario Monti
[ Addressed Attempts Authors Deplore Intervention Political Public Said Statement Statements Such Trigger Were]
I would very much like to become a best-selling author. Manuel Puig
[ Author Become Much Very Would]
As a result of my study, I came to the conclusion that a common supreme authority was undesirable. Fredrik Bajer
[ Authority Came Common Conclusion Result Study Supreme Undesirable]
Our authorities leave us no doubt that the trust lodged with the oligarchy was sometimes abused, but it certainly ought not to be regarded as a mere usurpation or engine of tyranny. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Abused Authorities Certainly Doubt Engine Leave Lodged Mere Oligarchy Ought Our Regarded Sometimes Trust Tyranny Us Usurpation]
These rough sketches, which are born in an instant in the heat of inspiration, express the idea of their author in a few strokes, while on the other hand too much effort and diligence sometimes saps the vitality and powers of those who never know when to leave off. Giorgio Vasari
[ Author Born Diligence Effort Express Few Hand Heat Idea Inspiration Instant Know Leave Much Never Off Other Powers Rough Saps Sketches Sometimes Strokes Their These Those Too Vitality Which While]
Those who enjoy responsibility usually get it; those who merely like exercising authority usually lose it. Malcolm Forbes
[ Authority Enjoy Exercising Get Lose Merely Responsibility Those Usually]
But because our organization has grown so much and in so many different ways, the delegation process places responsibility and authority on the shoulders of people you can watch grow and watch the way they treat others. Vince McMahon
[ Authority Because Delegation Different Grow Grown Many Much Organization Others Our Places Process Responsibility Shoulders Treat Watch Way Ways]
Has President Bush exceeded his constitutional authority or acted illegally in authorizing wiretaps without a warrant? Benjamin Franklin would not have thought so. Pete du Pont
[ Acted Authority Authorizing Benjamin Bush Constitutional Exceeded Franklin His Illegally President Thought Warrant Without Would]
Certainly the most diverse, if minor, pastime of literary life is the game of Find the Author. Arthur Miller
[ Author Certainly Diverse Find Game Life Literary Minor Most Pastime]
It's very nice to be able to write something you don't have to get four other people to agree with before it can become authoritative. Brian Lamb
[ Able Agree Authoritative Become Before Four Get Nice Other Something Very Write]
With any work worth its salt, you have to trust the author enough to take its measure. And if you apply too many preconceptions, you are not taking its measure. Art Spiegelman
[ Any Apply Author Enough Many Measure Preconceptions Salt Take Taking Too Trust Work Worth]
If the work is poor, the public taste will soon do it justice. And the author, reaping neither glory nor fortune, will learn by hard experience how to correct his mistakes. Jacques-Louis David
[ Author Correct Experience Fortune Glory Hard His How Justice Learn Mistakes Neither Nor Poor Public Reaping Soon Taste Will Work]
It can certainly happen that characters in more sophisticated stories can "take over" as they develop and change the author's original ideas. Well, it certainly happens to me at times. Margaret Mahy
[ Author Certainly Change Characters Develop Happen Happens Ideas More Original Over Sophisticated Stories Take Times Well]
This means that the search for a formula of European cooperation in connection with the League of Nations, far from weakening the authority of this latter must and can only tend to strengthen it, for it is closely connected with its aims. Aristide Briand
[ Aims Authority Closely Connected Connection Cooperation European Far Formula Latter League Means Must Nations Only Search Strengthen Tend Weakening]
A king is always a king - and a woman always a woman: his authority and her sex ever stand between them and rational converse. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ Always Authority Between Converse Ever Her His King Rational Sex Stand Them Woman]
In liberal democracy and anxious anarchy, the traditional classic dance, compact of aristocratic authority and absolute freedom in a necessity of order, has never been so promising as an independent expression as it is today. Lincoln Kirstein
[ Absolute Anarchy Anxious Aristocratic Authority Been Classic Compact Dance Democracy Expression Freedom Independent Liberal Necessity Never Order Promising Today Traditional]
Truth is Mormonism. God is the author of it. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Author God Mormonism Truth]
I've always wondered why there isn't a great French novel about the German occupation. The nouveau roman authors weren't interested in telling that sort of thing. Manuel Puig
[ Always Authors French German Great Interested Nouveau Novel Occupation Roman Sort Telling Thing Weren Why Wondered]
Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him, insists on tormenting generations to come. Baron de Montesquieu
[ Author Bored Come Content Fool Generations Having Him Insists Lived Those Tormenting]
A publisher should always be on the receiving end. He should take an interest in almost any subject and remain anonymous, letting the author take center stage. Cass Canfield
[ Almost Always Anonymous Any Author Center End Interest Letting Publisher Receiving Remain Should Stage Subject Take]
The more she rejected us the more convinced I was that she was another version of the real Molly, her disdain for authority, her scepticism that she had to do what the white man told her because it was good for her... She is Molly. Phillip Noyce
[ Another Authority Because Convinced Disdain Good Had Her Man Molly More Real Rejected Scepticism She Told Us Version White]
It won't be a question of how well-trained or well-equipped the army is but one of the authority it serves. Adnan Pachachi
[ Army Authority How Question Serves Won]
Authors want their names down in history; I want to keep the smoke coming out of the chimney. Mickey Spillane
[ Authors Chimney Coming Down History Keep Names Out Smoke Their Want]
Great literature must spring from an upheaval in the author's soul. If that upheaval is not present then it must come from the works of any other author which happens to be handy and easily adapted. Robert Benchley
[ Adapted Any Author Come Easily Great Handy Happens Literature Must Other Present Soul Spring Then Upheaval Which Works]
How many Catholic schools do you think teach the students to question the authority of the Pope? Do you believe Christian schools teach students to question or challenge the authority of Jesus Christ? Do military schools teach the cadets to challenge the authority. Neal Boortz
[ Authority Believe Catholic Challenge Christ Christian How Jesus Many Military Pope Question Schools Students Teach Think]
Universal suffrage should rest upon universal education. To this end, liberal and permanent provision should be made for the support of free schools by the State governments, and, if need be, supplemented by legitimate aid from national authority. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Aid Authority Education End Free Governments Legitimate Liberal Made National Need Permanent Provision Rest Schools Should State Suffrage Supplemented Support Universal Upon]
Conventional dogmas, even if endowed with the authority of an Aristotle - ancient or modern - must be tested vigorously. If they are found wanting, we need not bother with them. But if they are found to be substantially correct, we may not overlook them. Norman Lamm
[ Ancient Aristotle Authority Bother Conventional Correct Dogmas Endowed Even Found May Modern Must Need Overlook Substantially Tested Them Vigorously Wanting]
The National Intelligence Director needs the authority to do the job we are asking him to do. That means power over the intelligence budget. And to be effective, to be allowed to do his or her job, they must have authority over the budget. Leonard Boswell
[ Allowed Asking Authority Budget Director Effective Her Him His Intelligence Job Means Must National Needs Over Power]
An oppressed people are authorized whenever they can to rise and break their fetters. Henry Clay
[ Authorized Break Fetters Oppressed Rise Their Whenever]
Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us? William O. Douglas
[ Americans Authority Awe Been Bow Expected Represent Reverence Since Speak Those Us]
I am sure that no traveler seeing things through author spectacles can see them as they are. Harriet Martineau
[ Am Author See Seeing Spectacles Sure Them Things Through Traveler]
And people do enjoy the plays at completely different levels. And, likewise, they enjoy the authorship question... at completely different levels. Mark Rylance
[ Authorship Completely Different Enjoy Levels Likewise Plays Question]
For which reason I would exhort you to pay all due Regard to the government over us; to the KING and all in authority; and to lead a quiet and peaceable life. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Authority Due Exhort Government King Lead Life Over Pay Peaceable Quiet Reason Regard Us Which Would]
I don't think that you can be prescriptive about anything, I mean, life is too complicated. Maybe there are novels where the author has not in the least thought about it in terms of film, which can be turned into good films. Paul Auster
[ Anything Author Complicated Film Films Good Into Least Life Maybe Mean Novels Terms Think Thought Too Turned Where Which]
It is plain that, when it comes to inferior officers, Congress itself can pass a law sending these nominees to the President with him having the authority to put them on the bench without the advice and consent of the Senate. John Jay Hooker
[ Advice Authority Bench Comes Congress Consent Having Him Inferior Itself Law Nominees Officers Pass Plain President Put Senate Sending Them These Without]
If Baltimore's view, that scientists who do not take the words of authorities are far removed from the ordinary behavior of scientists, prevails in the scientific community, then something fundamental, very serious, and very disturbing is happening to the scientific community. Serge Lang
[ Authorities Baltimore Behavior Community Disturbing Far Fundamental Happening Ordinary Prevails Removed Scientific Scientists Serious Something Take Then Very View Words]
Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures, and cats like authors for the same reasons. Robertson Davies
[ Authors Because Cats Creatures Lovable Quiet Reasons Same Such Wise]
I had to do the book because there was an unauthorised biography which didn't tell it like it was. Cilla Black
[ Because Biography Book Had Tell Which]
There's a unique bond of trust between readers and authors that I don't believe exists in any other art form; as a reader, I trust a novelist to give me his or her best effort, however flawed. Dan Simmons
[ Any Art Authors Believe Best Between Bond Effort Exists Flawed Form Give Her His However Novelist Other Reader Readers Trust Unique]
Your former Fathers the Spaniards have now no further Authority over you. Zebulon Pike
[ Authority Fathers Former Further Now Over Spaniards Your]
It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law. Thomas Hobbes
[ Authority Law Makes Wisdom]
There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought. Pierre Bayle
[ Applying Author Being Book Finds First Invention Less Nor Rightly Than Thought Wit]
To consider only one other such witness: the followers of the Buddha have at least as much right to appeal to individual and social experience in support of the authority of the Eastern saviour. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Appeal Authority Buddha Consider Eastern Experience Followers Individual Least Much Only Other Right Saviour Social Such Support Witness]
War should only be declared by the authority of the people, whose toils and treasures are to support its burdens, instead of the government which is to reap its fruits. James Madison
[ Authority Burdens Declared Fruits Government Instead Only Reap Should Support Toils Treasures War Which Whose]
Scientists and scholars should constitute themselves as an international NGO of exceptional authority. John Charles Polanyi
[ Authority Constitute Exceptional International Scholars Scientists Should Themselves]
The State Film Authority will be there for film as industry only, as is the case in all the other states, except Victoria. Victoria is moving more now into supporting non-commercial films. Ann Macbeth
[ Authority Case Except Film Films Industry Into More Moving Non-Commercial Now Only Other State States Supporting Victoria Will]
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name. Aldous Huxley
[ Author Either Else Homer Iliad Name Same Somebody]
Call me the author. Joan Didion
[ Author Call]
After an author has been dead for some time, it becomes increasingly difficult for his publishers to get a new book out of him each year. Robert Benchley
[ After Author Becomes Been Book Dead Difficult Each Get Him His Increasingly New Out Publishers Some Time Year]
Lawyer acted without authority from our band. He had no right to sell the Wallowa country. Chief Joseph
[ Acted Authority Band Country Had Lawyer Our Right Sell Without]
I have been told by hospital authorities that more copies of my works are left behind by departing patients than those of any other author. Robert Benchley
[ Any Author Authorities Been Behind Copies Departing Hospital Left More Other Patients Than Those Told Works]
When the characters are really alive before their author, the latter does nothing but follow them in their action, in their words, in the situations which they suggest to him. Luigi Pirandello
[ Action Alive Author Before Characters Does Follow Him Latter Nothing Really Situations Suggest Their Them Which Words]
There is no moral authority like that of sacrifice. Nadine Gordimer
[ Authority Moral Sacrifice]
There's no doubt that scientific training helps many authors to write better science fiction. And yet, several of the very best were English majors who could not parse a differential equation to save their lives. David Brin
[ Authors Best Better Could Differential Doubt English Equation Fiction Helps Lives Majors Many Parse Save Science Scientific Several Their Training Very Were Write Yet]
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Author Bad Good Hero Novel Tells Truth Us]
The Scriptures of the Old and New Testament, said an eminent scholar, have God for their Author, the Salvation of mankind for their end, and Truth without any mixture of error for their matter. Adam Clarke
[ Any Author Eminent End Error God Mankind Matter Mixture New Old Said Salvation Scholar Scriptures Testament Their Truth Without]
I thought it was amazing to work with authors, to get a manuscript and try to make up a cover for it. Dick Bruna
[ Amazing Authors Cover Get Make Manuscript Thought Try Up Work]
It is often in the name of cultural integrity as well as social stability and national security that democratic reforms based on human rights are resisted by authoritarian governments. Aung San Suu Kyi
[ Authoritarian Based Cultural Democratic Governments Human Integrity Name National Often Reforms Resisted Rights Security Social Stability Well]
Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Art Authority Eloquence Highest Life Maxim Moral Secret True Us Virtue]
Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure. Ambrose Bierce
[ Authority Crime Destiny Excuse Failure Fool Tyrant]
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write? Gao Xingjian
[ Achieved Authors Continued Could Enduring Great Had History How Lifetimes Literature Many Published Were Which While Works Write Writing]
In the works of man, everything is as poor as its author; vision is confined, means are limited, scope is restricted, movements are labored, and results are humdrum. Joseph de Maistre
[ Author Confined Everything Humdrum Labored Limited Man Means Movements Poor Restricted Results Scope Vision Works]
A great many things have been pronounced untrue and absurd, and even impossible, by the highest authorities in the age in which they lived, which have afterwards, and, indeed, within a very short period, been found to be both possible and true. Catherine Crowe
[ Absurd Afterwards Age Authorities Been Both Even Found Great Highest Impossible Indeed Lived Many Period Possible Pronounced Short Things True Untrue Very Which Within]
The author, in his work, must be like God in the Universe, present everywhere and visible nowhere. Gustave Flaubert
[ Author Everywhere God His Must Nowhere Present Universe Visible Work]
Where the people possess no authority, their rights obtain no respect. George Bancroft
[ Authority Obtain Possess Respect Rights Their Where]
In its current form, globalization cannot be sustained. Democratic societies will not support it. Authoritarian leaders will fear to impose it. John J. Sweeney
[ Authoritarian Cannot Current Democratic Fear Form Globalization Impose Leaders Societies Support Sustained Will]
Admittedly, scientific authority is not distributed evenly throughout the body of scientists; some distinguished members of the profession predominate over others of a more junior standing. Michael Polanyi
[ Admittedly Authority Body Distinguished Distributed Evenly Junior Members More Others Over Predominate Profession Scientific Scientists Some Standing Throughout]
Nobody can give a good performance unless the authors and composers have written a good part, a fact which is often overlooked. Judy Holliday
[ Authors Composers Fact Give Good Nobody Often Overlooked Part Performance Unless Which Written]
The exercise of authority over the same area by two States is a contradiction. Benjamin Tucker
[ Area Authority Contradiction Exercise Over Same States Two]
Obama is a statist. He's an authoritarian. He doesn't want to govern; he wants to rule. Rush Limbaugh
[ Authoritarian Govern Obama Obama Rule Want Wants]
God is the King. In him exists all legal authority. Orson Pratt
[ Authority Exists God Him King Legal]
The way a book is read, which is to say, the qualities a reader brings to a book can have as much to do with its worth as anything the author puts into it. Norman Cousins
[ Anything Author Book Brings Into Much Puts Qualities Read Reader Say Way Which Worth]
Levi is one of the best authors I've ever read. It's hard not to have an immediate personal response to his work. He has such a quiet tone. John Turturro
[ Authors Best Ever Hard His Immediate Levi Personal Quiet Read Response Such Tone Work]
We wanted to create an environment where if a game player enjoyed the "writing style" of a particular game designer, he or she could look for the next game by that same author and not be disappointed. David Crane
[ Author Could Create Designer Disappointed Enjoyed Environment Game Look Next Particular Player Same She Style Wanted Where Writing]
The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by 500 readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the 500, he reaches the five hundred thousand. Brooks Adams
[ Author Difference Five Hundred Influence Reaches Read Readers Select Slight Thousand Whether]
The Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act is an important authorization for our country and for our citizens, as we have seen so vividly in the last few weeks. Russ Carnahan
[ Act Authorization Citizens Coast Country Few Guard Important Last Maritime Our Seen Transportation Vividly Weeks]
The Homeland Security department doesn't have tasking authority in the intelligence community. They can ask for stuff, but they can't direct anything except inside their bureau. David Hunt
[ Anything Ask Authority Bureau Community Department Direct Except Homeland Inside Intelligence Security Stuff Their]
We operate under the law. Covert action authorities are communicated in a memorandum of notification. Cofer Black
[ Action Authorities Communicated Covert Law Memorandum Notification Operate Under]
We passed important laws to give the authorities responsible for investigation wide powers to defend us. George Pataki
[ Authorities Defend Give Important Investigation Laws Passed Powers Responsible Us Wide]
In its conception the literature prize belongs to days when a writer could still be thought of as, by virtue of his or her occupation, a sage, someone with no institutional affiliations who could offer an authoritative word on our times as well as on our moral life. J. M. Coetzee
[ Authoritative Belongs Conception Could Days Her His Institutional Life Literature Moral Occupation Offer Our Prize Sage Someone Still Thought Times Virtue Well Word Writer]
Books choose their authors; the act of creation is not entirely a rational and conscious one. Salman Rushdie
[ Act Authors Books Choose Conscious Creation Entirely Rational Their]
Yes, more than 100 Democrats voted to authorize Bush to take the nation to war. Most of them did so in the belief that the president and his administration were truthful in their statements that Saddam Hussein was a gathering menace. Bob Graham
[ Administration Authorize Belief Bush Democrats Did Gathering His Hussein Menace More Most Nation President Saddam Statements Take Than Their Them Truthful Voted War Were Yes]
I had to delegate authority to the people on my staff. That means you shave away the hierarchy. Jurgen Klinsmann
[ Authority Away Delegate Had Hierarchy Means Shave Staff]
I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Actor Among Audience Author Business Cheering Crowd Hate Kicking Merriment Mischief Should Some Their Them]
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be accounted the outstanding event of the last decade. Hannah Arendt
[ Accounted Authority Day Decade Defiance Established Event Last May Outstanding Phenomenon Political Religious Secular Social Well World-Wide]
Mankind are apt to be strongly prejudiced in favor of whatever is countenanced by antiquity, enforced by authority, and recommended by custom. Robert Hall
[ Antiquity Apt Authority Custom Enforced Favor Mankind Prejudiced Recommended Strongly Whatever]
A revolution is an act of violence whereby one class shatters the authority of another. James MacGregor Burns
[ Act Another Authority Class Revolution Violence Whereby]
After so many cases of terror attacks related to Islamic militancy remaining unresolved in the last few years, the government has no moral authority to stay in power. Sheikh Hasina
[ After Attacks Authority Cases Few Government Islamic Last Many Militancy Moral Power Related Remaining Stay Terror Unresolved Years]
Don't name it, as they say, because instantly you offer it to this peculiar authority. Robert Creeley
[ Authority Because Instantly Name Offer Peculiar Say]
Why should any man have power over any other man's faith, seeing Christ Himself is the author of it? George Fox
[ Any Author Christ Faith Himself Man Other Over Power Seeing Should Why]
Eighty percent of the problems that beset unification immediately disappeared when the President signed the bill increasing the authority and the responsibility of the Secretary of Defense. Louis A. Johnson
[ Authority Beset Bill Defense Disappeared Eighty Immediately Increasing Percent President Problems Responsibility Secretary Signed Unification]
Theology made no provision for evolution. The biblical authors had missed the most important revelation of all! Could it be that they were not really privy to the thoughts of God? E. O. Wilson
[ Authors Biblical Could Evolution God Had Important Made Missed Most Privy Provision Really Revelation Theology Thoughts Were]
I have relaxed into my persona as an author, although I used to fight that. David Guterson
[ Although Author Fight Into Persona Relaxed Used]
Death is the sanction of everything the story-teller can tell. He has borrowed his authority from death. Walter Benjamin
[ Authority Borrowed Death Everything His Sanction Tell]
I wasn't good with authority, went to lots of schools, didn't like the fact that there was no autonomy. Nigella Lawson
[ Authority Autonomy Fact Good Lots Schools Went]
The power of the word in Morocco belonged to men and to the authorities. No one asked the point of view of poor people or women. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Asked Authorities Belonged Men Morocco Point Poor Power View Women Word]
I have this theory that the likeability question comes up so much more with female characters created by female authors than it does with male characters and male authors. Curtis Sittenfeld
[ Authors Characters Comes Created Does Female Male More Much Question Than Theory Up]
In emerging democracies like Russia, in authoritarian states like Iran or even Yugoslavia, journalists play a vital role in civil society. In fact, they form the very basis of those new democracies and civil societies. Christiane Amanpour
[ Authoritarian Basis Civil Democracies Emerging Even Fact Form Iran Journalists New Play Role Russia Societies Society States Those Very Vital Yugoslavia]
Right now, my career is in three directions: as a performer, as an arranger, as an author - and I don't give any one of them true precedent, or true top marks, as opposed to the other two. Mel Torme
[ Any Arranger Author Career Directions Give Marks Now Opposed Other Performer Precedent Right Them Three Top True Two]
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances. Barbara Kruger
[ Author Biography Book Circumstances Events Every Film Follows History Rendition Should So-Called Statement Think]
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Authority Learn Obstacle Often Teach Those Want]
My relationship to power and authority is that I'm all for it. People need somebody to watch over them. Ninety-five percent of the people in the world need to be told what to do and how to behave. Arnold Schwarzenegger Power
[ Authority Behave How Need Ninety-Five Over Percent Power Relationship Somebody Them Told Watch World]
Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authority and despotism. Michel Foucault
[ Authority Conscience Dangers Despotism Entails Freedom More Than]
Nor bigots who but one way see, through blinkers of authority. Matthew Green
[ Authority Bigots Blinkers Nor See Through Way]
No state on earth can afford to allow several authorities to co-exist next to one another. Mahmoud Abbas
[ Afford Allow Another Authorities Earth Next Several State]
It is fundamentally important that Grasso resign so that the New York Stock Exchange can restore its moral authority. Phil Angelides
[ Authority Exchange Fundamentally Important Moral New Resign Restore Stock York]
The Palestinian Authority refuses on an ongoing basis to take the necessary steps to prevent terrorists from getting into Israel. David Baker
[ Authority Basis Getting Into Israel Necessary Ongoing Palestinian Prevent Refuses Steps Take Terrorists]
The test of an author is not to be found merely in the number of his phrases that pass current in the corner of newspapers... but in the number of passages that have really taken root in younger minds. Thomas W. Higginson
[ Author Corner Current Found His Merely Minds Newspapers Number Pass Passages Phrases Really Root Taken Test Younger]
My parents are both college professors, and it made me want to question authority, standards and traditions. Maya Lin
[ Authority Both College Made Parents Professors Question Standards Traditions Want]
And revolutions always mean the breakdown of old authority. Hu Shih
[ Always Authority Breakdown Mean Old Revolutions]
Becoming a mother cannot help but change things. An author's life is reflected in their writing, whether they want it to be or not, and parenthood is one of the biggest life changes there is. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Becoming Biggest Cannot Change Changes Help Life Mother Parenthood Reflected Their Things Want Whether Writing]
Every one of our greatest national treasures, our liberty, enterprise, vitality, wealth, military power, global authority, flow from a surprising source: our ability to give thanks. Tony Snow
[ Ability Authority Enterprise Every Flow Give Global Greatest Liberty Military National Our Power Source Surprising Thanks Treasures Vitality Wealth]
Notwithstanding this high Ecclesiastical authority, he who dared accept truth only because it could be proved, or proved to be good, and disregard authority, was commonly stigmatized as an infidel. Ethan A. Hitchcock
[ Accept Authority Because Commonly Could Dared Disregard Ecclesiastical Good High Notwithstanding Only Proved Truth]
Everywhere that the struggle for national freedom has triumphed, once the authorities agreed, there were military coups d'etat that overthrew their leaders. That is the result time and time again. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Again Agreed Authorities Coups Everywhere Freedom Leaders Military National Once Result Struggle Their Time Triumphed Were]
There is an element of autobiography in all fiction in that pain or distress, or pleasure, is based on the author's own. But in my case that is as far as it goes. William Trevor
[ Author Autobiography Based Case Distress Element Far Fiction Goes Own Pain Pleasure]
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts. Voltaire
[ Authority Conceal Employ Injustice Men Only Speech Their Thought Thoughts Use]
His authority on earth allows us to dare to go to all the nations. His authority in heaven gives us our only hope of success. And His presence with us leaves us no other choice. John Stott
[ Allows Authority Choice Dare Earth Gives Go Heaven His Hope Leaves Nations Only Other Our Presence Success Us]
When audiences come to see us authors lecture, it is largely in the hope that we'll be funnier to look at than to read. Sinclair Lewis
[ Audiences Authors Come Funnier Hope Largely Lecture Look Read See Than Us]
I've always had trouble with authority. John Milius
[ Always Authority Had Trouble]
Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers. Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the ladder and writes novels. P. G. Wodehouse
[ Author Down Drops Every Grade Ladder Letters Make Novels Papers Printed Really Rung Unable Wants Writes]
Even the contemporary horror authors who have seriously influenced me are a disparate bunch. George Stephen
[ Authors Bunch Contemporary Disparate Even Horror Influenced Seriously]
But novels are never about what they are about; that is, there is always deeper, or more general, significance. The author may not be aware of this till she is pretty far along with it. Diane Johnson
[ Along Always Author Aware Deeper Far General May More Never Novels Pretty She Significance Till]
I suppose if I was to have to pick a few, Ursula LeGuin would have to top the list. It was while reading her work that I decided I wanted to be an author. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Decided Few Her List Pick Reading Suppose Top Wanted While Work Would]
We have disciplinary authority and will use it when appropriate. William Hedgcock Webster
[ Appropriate Authority Disciplinary Use Will]
Though no one wants war, Congress needed to give the President the authority he needs to protect America while encouraging the use of diplomacy and negotiations to try and arrive at a peaceful solution to this problem. Allen Boyd
[ America Arrive Authority Congress Diplomacy Encouraging Give Needed Needs Negotiations Peaceful President Problem Protect Solution Though Try Use Wants War While]
Allen Ginsberg was a world authority on the writing of William Blake, and had an incredible knowledge of classic literature and world politics. David Amram
[ Allen Authority Blake Classic Ginsberg Had Incredible Knowledge Literature Politics William World Writing]
It is a grievous sin in the sight of God for any man to presume to baptize, unless God has authorized him by new revelation to baptize in his name. Orson Pratt
[ Any Authorized Baptize God Grievous Him His Man Name New Presume Revelation Sight Sin Unless]
Leave no authority existing not responsible to the people. Thomas Jefferson
[ Authority Existing Leave Responsible]
The language fictional characters use is chosen for effect, at least if the author is concentrating. John M. Ford
[ Author Characters Chosen Concentrating Effect Fictional Language Least Use]
In the relations of a weak Government and a rebellious people there comes a time when every act of the authorities exasperates the masses, and every refusal to act excites their contempt. John Reed
[ Act Authorities Comes Contempt Every Excites Government Masses Rebellious Refusal Relations Their Time Weak]
There are several reasons why Russians view the oppressive state positively. First, in the Russian Orthodox religion, there is an understanding of authority as something sent by God. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Authority First God Oppressive Orthodox Positively Reasons Religion Russian Russians Sent Several Something State Understanding View Why]
In my day, the president ruled with authority before the law, but now all that is lost. Kim Y. Sam
[ Authority Before Day Law Lost Now President Ruled]
For us Africans, literature must serve a purpose: to expose, embarrass, and fight corruption and authoritarianism. It is understandable why the African artist is utilitarian. Ama Ata Aidoo
[ African Africans Artist Authoritarianism Corruption Embarrass Expose Fight Literature Must Purpose Serve Understandable Us Utilitarian Why]
Anyone who wants simple, pat stories should buy another author's product. The real universe ain't that way, and neither are my fictive ones. David Brin
[ Another Anyone Author Buy Fictive Neither Ones Pat Product Real Should Simple Stories Universe Wants Way]
All great authors are seers. George Henry Lewes
[ Authors Great Seers]
Jane Austen is the pinnacle to which all other authors aspire. J. K. Rowling
[ Aspire Austen Authors Jane Other Pinnacle Which]
The author himself is the best judge of his own performance; none has so deeply meditated on the subject; none is so sincerely interested in the event. Edward Gibbon
[ Author Best Deeply Event Himself His Interested Judge Meditated None Own Performance Sincerely Subject]
Nearly everywhere monarchs raised themselves further above the level of the greatest nobles and buttressed their new pretensions to respect and authority with cannons and taxation. J. M. Roberts
[ Above Authority Cannons Everywhere Further Greatest Level Monarchs Nearly New Nobles Pretensions Raised Respect Taxation Their Themselves]
It was necessary to bluff the Japanese camp commanders, with whatever authority I could muster, that I had come officially to ensure that the surrender terms were being complied with and that living conditions for the POWs were being immediately improved. Wilfred Burchett
[ Authority Being Bluff Camp Come Commanders Complied Conditions Could Ensure Had Immediately Improved Japanese Living Muster Necessary Officially Pows Surrender Terms Were Whatever]
The world is crawling with authors touring now. They're like performance artists. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Artists Authors Crawling Now Performance Touring World]
I believe in a lively disrespect for most forms of authority. Rita Mae Brown
[ Authority Believe Disrespect Forms Lively Most]
By reading a lot of novels in a variety of genres, and asking questions, it's possible to learn how things are done - the mechanics of writing, so to speak - and which genres and authors excel in various areas. Nicholas Sparks
[ Areas Asking Authors Done Excel Genres How Learn Lot Mechanics Novels Possible Questions Reading Speak Things Variety Various Which Writing]
I think I'm a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it's authority that I respect. Tupac Shakur
[ Authority Bow Down How Know Leader Respect Think]
The Hamas organization is unwilling to honor the obligations that the Palestinian Authority has signed. Moshe Katsav
[ Authority Hamas Honor Obligations Organization Palestinian Signed Unwilling]
Our memories are card indexes consulted and then returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control. Cyril Connolly
[ Authorities Card Consulted Control Disorder Memories Our Returned Then Whom]
Making a book is a craft, like making a clock; it needs more than native wit to be an author. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Author Book Clock Craft Making More Native Needs Than Wit]
The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too much in taxes. Lao Tzu
[ Authority Because Eat Hungry Much Taxes Those Too Up]
I prize the conditions under which I have lived because they have permitted me to choose my opportunities, to inquire into such matters as interested me, and to publish what I believed to be true, uncontrolled by any central authority. Arthur Keith
[ Any Authority Because Believed Central Choose Conditions Inquire Interested Into Lived Matters Opportunities Permitted Prize Publish Such True Uncontrolled Under Which]
A leading authority is anyone who has guessed right more than once. Frank Howard Clark
[ Anyone Authority Guessed Leading More Once Right Than]
The only living works are those which have drained much of the author's own life into them. Samuel Butler
[ Author Drained Into Life Living Much Only Own Them Those Which Works]
I think children learn from example. I don't believe in raising them in an authoritative atmosphere. Kent McCord
[ Atmosphere Authoritative Believe Children Example Learn Raising Them Think]
The author knows just what he wants to illustrate and how he would like it to be done. Louis Leakey
[ Author Done How Illustrate Just Knows Wants Would]
In writing the history of a disease, every philosophical hypothesis whatsoever, that has previously occupied the mind of the author, should lie in abeyance. Thomas Sydenham
[ Author Disease Every History Hypothesis Lie Mind Occupied Philosophical Previously Should Whatsoever Writing]
You can fire your secretary, divorce your spouse, abandon your children. But they remain your co-authors forever. Ellen Goodman
[ Abandon Children Divorce Fire Forever Remain Secretary Spouse Your]
Federal authorities do not have the manpower or the resources to protect America's international borders. John Culberson
[ America Authorities Borders Federal International Manpower Protect Resources]
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is a child of solitude. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
[ Author Child Creation Himself Importance Isolates Only Produced Solitude]
Who learns most from a good book is the author. Jose Bergamin
[ Author Book Good Learns Most]
Booksellers are the most valuable destination for the lonely, given the numbers of books that were written because authors couldn't find anyone to talk to. Alain de Botton
[ Anyone Authors Because Books Booksellers Destination Find Given Lonely Most Numbers Talk Valuable Were Written]
Only one thing is certain: if pot is legalized, it won't be for our benefit but for the authorities. To have it legalized will also be to lose control of it. Germaine Greer
[ Also Authorities Benefit Certain Control Legalized Lose Only Our Pot Thing Will Won]
Well, you know, Thomas Jefferson, who was the author of the Declaration of Independence said he wouldn't have any atheists in his cabinet because atheists wouldn't swear an oath to God. That was Jefferson and we have never had any Muslims in the cabinet. Pat Robertson
[ Any Atheists Author Because Cabinet Declaration God Had His Independence Jefferson Know Muslims Never Oath Said Swear Thomas Well]
What we really need to be understanding is that all of these things matter and they all stem from the fact that certain people live with power and authority and they want to maintain it. Anita Hill
[ Authority Certain Fact Live Maintain Matter Need Power Really Stem These Things Understanding Want]
Beslan, where the Russian authorities stopped live coverage of the school being stormed, was an illustration of the progress we still have to make. Kate Adie
[ Authorities Being Coverage Illustration Live Make Progress Russian School Still Stopped Where]
When once a certain class of people has been placed by the temporal and spiritual authorities outside the ranks of those whose life has value, then nothing comes more naturally to men than murder. Simone Weil
[ Authorities Been Certain Class Comes Life Men More Murder Naturally Nothing Once Outside Placed Ranks Spiritual Temporal Than Then Those Value Whose]
I have never known a novel that was good enough to be good in spite of its being adapted to the author's political views. Edith Wharton
[ Adapted Author Being Enough Good Known Never Novel Political Spite Views]
I don't value authority. I don't value the systems. I don't value patriarchal religion. I don't value the things that diminish you when you do tell the truth. So I'm not scared of the end result, and that is the biggest asset I have. Susan Powter
[ Asset Authority Biggest Diminish End Patriarchal Religion Result Scared Systems Tell Things Truth Value]
Oh, I think every author is inspired by all of the books that she reads. Cornelia Funke
[ Author Books Every Inspired Oh Reads She Think]
Does it follow that I reject all authority? Perish the thought. In the matter of boots, I defer to the authority of the boot-maker. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Authority Boots Defer Does Follow Matter Perish Reject Thought]
The idea of copyright did not exist in ancient times, when authors frequently copied other authors at length in works of non-fiction. This practice was useful, and is the only way many authors' works have survived even in part. Richard Stallman
[ Ancient Authors Copied Copyright Did Even Exist Frequently Idea Length Many Non-Fiction Only Other Part Practice Survived Times Useful Way Works]
Focus in on the genre you want to write, and read books in that genre. A LOT of books by a variety of authors. And read with questions in your mind. Nicholas Sparks
[ Authors Books Focus Genre Lot Mind Questions Read Variety Want Write Your]
Since that time I have had continuous contact with the persons who were completely unknown to me, except that I knew they would hand whatever information I gave them to the Russian authorities. Klaus Fuchs
[ Authorities Completely Contact Continuous Except Gave Had Hand Information Knew Persons Russian Since Them Time Unknown Were Whatever Would]
If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the oppressions of the government; for there are no oppressions which the government may not authorize by law. Lysander Spooner
[ Against Authorize Government Judge Jury Justice Law May Nothing Oppressions Plainly Protect Right Which]
He makes a great mistake... who supposes that authority is firmer or better established when it is founded by force than that which is welded by affection. Terence
[ Affection Authority Better Established Firmer Force Founded Great Makes Mistake Supposes Than Welded Which]
Authority poisons everybody who takes authority on himself. Golda Meir
[ Authority Everybody Himself Poisons Takes]
The really great novel tends to be the exact negative of its author's life. Andre Maurois
[ Author Exact Great Life Negative Novel Really Tends]
But I recognize no infallible authority, even in special questions; consequently, whatever respect I may have for the honesty and the sincerity of such or such an individual, I have no absolute faith in any person. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Absolute Any Authority Consequently Even Faith Honesty Individual Infallible May Person Questions Recognize Respect Sincerity Special Such Whatever]
Now, Venus is an extremely hostile environment, and as such presents a lot of challenges for a science fiction author who wants to create life there. However, as I began to research it more thoroughly, I found myself intrigued by the possibilities the world offers. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Began Challenges Create Environment Extremely Fiction Found Hostile However Intrigued Life Lot More Myself Now Offers Possibilities Presents Research Science Such Thoroughly Venus Wants World]
Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority. Francis Bacon
[ Authority Daughter Time Truth]
A characteristic of older folksongs, in most cases, is that we don't know their composers or authors. Older folksongs were written often with no commercial purpose in mind. They were passed down by word of mouth, from generation to generation. Tom Glazer
[ Authors Cases Characteristic Commercial Composers Down Generation Know Mind Most Mouth Often Older Passed Purpose Their Were Word Written]
Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it's almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes. Richard Russo
[ Almost Always Authors Book Changes Faithful Hard Impossible Make Order Remain Some Spirit Text Time Understanding Very]
I call religion a natural authority, but it has usually been conceived as a supernatural authority. Herbert Read
[ Authority Been Call Conceived Natural Religion Supernatural Usually]
Even the striving for equality by means of a directed economy can result only in an officially enforced inequality - an authoritarian determination of the status of each individual in the new hierarchical order. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Authoritarian Determination Directed Each Economy Enforced Equality Even Hierarchical Individual Inequality Means New Officially Only Order Result Status Striving]
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one, it comes as sincerely from the author's soul. Aldous Huxley
[ Author Bad Book Comes Good Labor Much Sincerely Soul Write]
Book tours are almost designed to beat out of an author any affection he has for his book. Michael Lewis
[ Affection Almost Any Author Beat Book Designed His Out Tours]
The author O. Henry taught me about the value of the unexpected. He once wrote about the noise of flowers and the smell of birds - the birds were chickens and the flowers dried sunflowers rattling against a wall. Chuck Jones
[ Against Author Birds Chickens Dried Flowers Henry Noise Once Rattling Smell Taught Unexpected Value Wall Were Wrote]
Mr. Truman studiously avoided giving power to his White House staff that has been characteristic of recent administrations. Staff people in the White House, with no responsibility but incredible authority is one of the reasons we're now in so much trouble. Stuart Symington
[ Administrations Authority Avoided Been Characteristic Giving His House Incredible Mr Much Now Power Reasons Recent Responsibility Staff Studiously Trouble Truman White]
No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Authority Because Believed Made Should Statement]
Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being. A. A. Milne
[ Almost Anyone Author Being Business Collect Fame Money State]
I didn't have a lot of overtly political songs. I think it was more the actions of the group that were threatening to the authorities, and also our political philosophies apart from the music. Greg Ginn
[ Actions Also Apart Authorities Group Lot More Music Our Philosophies Political Songs Think Threatening Were]
And I have been campaigning for the past three months trying to get the Senate Judiciary Committee that has the oversight authority and responsibility to start its own public hearings. Sibel Edmonds
[ Authority Been Campaigning Committee Get Hearings Judiciary Months Oversight Own Past Public Responsibility Senate Start Three Trying]
Furthermore, they were constantly informed by all the camp authorities that they had been abandoned by the world: they were beggars and lucky to receive the daily soup of starvation. Martha Gellhorn
[ Abandoned Authorities Been Beggars Camp Constantly Daily Furthermore Had Informed Lucky Receive Soup Starvation Were World]
For those men who, sooner or later, are lucky enough to break away from the pack, the most intoxicating moment comes when they cease being bodies in other men's command and find that they control their own time, when they learn their own voice and authority. Theodore White
[ Authority Away Being Bodies Break Cease Comes Command Control Enough Find Intoxicating Later Learn Lucky Men Moment Most Other Own Pack Sooner Their Those Time Voice]
No! on Human Rights and Freedom, on a subject that is as self-evident as that two and two make four, there is no need of any written authority. Ernestine L. Rose
[ Any Authority Four Freedom Human Make Need Rights Self-Evident Subject Two Written]
An author knows his landscape best; he can stand around, smell the wind, get a feel for his place. Tony Hillerman
[ Around Author Best Feel Get His Knows Landscape Place Smell Stand Wind]
This country is becoming increasingly authoritarian. It's based on capital punishment. Kate Millett
[ Authoritarian Based Becoming Capital Country Increasingly Punishment]
In 1968 the Arts Council managed to get a grant from the treasury to buy up a lot of derelict touring theatres and put them back in the hands of the local authorities. Timothy West
[ Arts Authorities Back Buy Council Derelict Get Grant Hands Local Lot Managed Put Theatres Them Touring Treasury Up]
I'm the guy who wrote The Authority Song. Did they think I was kidding? Did they think it was only a song to entertain? John Mellencamp
[ Authority Did Entertain Guy Kidding Only Song Think Wrote]
All the modern christian churches have no more authority to preach, baptize, or administer any other ordinance of the gospel than the idolatrous Hindoos have. Orson Pratt
[ Administer Any Authority Baptize Christian Churches Gospel Modern More Ordinance Other Preach Than]
I developed a resistance to authority. Not to discipline - I learned that. But to authority. I like to think for myself. And I like to cause trouble. Hal Holbrook
[ Authority Cause Developed Discipline Learned Myself Resistance Think Trouble]
Read. Read. Read. Just don't read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different styles. R. L. Stine
[ Authors Book Books Develop Different Just Read Styles Type Various]
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing. George Orwell
[ Authors Dickens Stealing Those Well Worth]
History proves that all dictatorships, all authoritarian forms of government are transient. Only democratic systems are not transient. Whatever the shortcomings, mankind has not devised anything superior. Vladimir Putin
[ Anything Authoritarian Democratic Devised Dictatorships Forms Government History Mankind Only Proves Shortcomings Superior Systems Transient Whatever]
I'm a commercial writer, not an author. Margaret Mitchell was an author. She wrote one book. Mickey Spillane
[ Author Book Commercial Margaret Mitchell She Writer Wrote]
Outside of the Constitution we have no legal authority more than private citizens, and within it we have only so much as that instrument gives us. This broad principle limits all our functions and applies to all subjects. Andrew Johnson
[ Applies Authority Broad Citizens Constitution Functions Gives Instrument Legal Limits More Much Only Our Outside Principle Private Subjects Than Us Within]
Now it is quite clear to me that there are no solid spheres in the heavens, and those that have been devised by the authors to save the appearances, exist only in the imagination. Tycho Brahe
[ Appearances Authors Been Clear Devised Exist Heavens Imagination Now Only Quite Save Solid Spheres Those]
He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress, the highest lesson in statecraft. James Russell Lowell
[ Authority Firmly Highest Learns Lesson Progress Seated Security Soon Statecraft Think]
Strong efforts have been made in Ohio to curb the authoritarianism of our Secretary of State, Kenneth Blackwell, as he has purged people from lists in our State in particular precincts where voters are heavily minority. Marcy Kaptur
[ Authoritarianism Been Blackwell Curb Efforts Heavily Kenneth Lists Made Minority Ohio Our Particular Precincts Purged Secretary State Strong Voters Where]
The ultimate court of appeal is observation and experiment... not authority. Thomas Huxley
[ Appeal Authority Court Experiment Observation Ultimate]
On his own okay, Bush has authorized eavesdropping on as many as a thousand people over the past three years, with some of those intercepts being purely domestic, the New York Times reported. Margaret Carlson
[ Authorized Being Bush Domestic Eavesdropping His Many New Okay Over Own Past Purely Reported Some Those Thousand Three Times Years York]
God authors desires in your heart, then fulfills His Will by enabling you to realize those desires. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Authors Desires Enabling Fulfills God Heart His Realize Then Those Will Your]
Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms. Bryant H. McGill
[ Authority Control Destroy Enemy Freedoms Greatest Knowledge Makes Misfortune Possession]
A successful tool is one that was used to do something undreamt of by its author. Stephen C. Johnson
[ Author Something Successful Tool Used]
Free nations of the world cannot allow Taiwan, a beacon of democracy, to be subdued by an authoritarian China. Nick Lampson
[ Allow Authoritarian Beacon Cannot China Democracy Free Nations Subdued Taiwan World]
There are so many good authors; there's no shortage of them. Jeanne Calment
[ Authors Good Many Shortage Them]
To be sure, the vast majority of people who are untrained can accept the results of science only on authority. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Accept Authority Majority Only Results Science Sure Untrained Vast]
The author of McCarthyism was given the distinction of addressing the Republican National Convention. This strikes terror in the hearts of honest men. Emanuel Celler
[ Addressing Author Convention Distinction Given Hearts Honest Mccarthyism Men National Republican Strikes Terror]
But in our age the appeal to authority is weak, and I am of my age. Allen Tate
[ Age Am Appeal Authority Our Weak]
In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign. Secondly, a just cause. Thirdly, a rightful intention. Thomas Aquinas
[ Authority Cause First Intention Just Necessary Order Rightful Secondly Sovereign Things Thirdly Three War]
Homo sapiens is the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority, then forgets that symbols are inventions. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Authority Forgets Homo Inventions Invents Invest Passion Sapiens Species Symbols Then Which]
An author ought to write for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmaster of ever afterwards. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Afterwards Author Critics Ever Generation His Next Ought Own Schoolmaster Write Youth]
The things I write are for those who are willing to accept a new relationship between the reader and the author. Jerzy Kosinski
[ Accept Author Between New Reader Relationship Things Those Willing Write]
Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance. Charles de Gaulle
[ Authority Distance Prestige Without Work]
It seems to me that an author who has determined very new domains in literature is Gertrude Stein. Raymond Queneau
[ Author Determined Domains Gertrude Literature New Seems Stein Very]
Liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is liberty to that which is good, just, and honest. John Winthrop
[ Authority Cannot End Good Honest Just Liberty Object Proper Subsist Which Without]
This is not the first time that Mexican authorities have handed over an Arab from a country with known Al Qaeda connections to a local sheriff across the border. FBI picks them up and disappears. John Culberson
[ Across Al Arab Authorities Border Connections Country Disappears Fbi First Handed Known Local Mexican Over Picks Qaeda Sheriff Them Time Up]
The trade of authorship is a violent, and indestructible obsession. George Sand
[ Authorship Indestructible Obsession Trade Violent]
I will not nullify, I will not secede, but I will under sovereign State authority fight in the Union another revolutionary conflict for civil liberty, and a Union which will defend it. Henry A. Wise
[ Another Authority Civil Conflict Defend Fight Liberty Revolutionary Secede Sovereign State Under Union Which Will]
Blanche is written with a terrible authority, the authority that comes from artistic necessity when the writer is compelled to write by his demon, rather than by his agent or promoter. Paul Bailey
[ Agent Artistic Authority Blanche Comes Compelled Demon His Necessity Promoter Rather Terrible Than Write Writer Written]
These code authorities could regulate production, quantities, qualities, prices, distribution methods, etc., under the supervision of the NRA. This was fascism. John T. Flynn
[ Authorities Code Could Distribution Etc Fascism Methods Nra Prices Production Qualities Quantities Regulate Supervision These Under]
Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they never read. Charles Churchill
[ Authors Damn Envy Led Never Read Resentment Those Though Whim Whom]
I voted no on the resolution to give the president authority to go to war against Iraq. I was able to apply caveat emptor. Most of my colleagues could not. Bob Graham
[ Able Against Apply Authority Colleagues Could Give Go Iraq Most President Resolution Voted War]
The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority. Stanley Milgram
[ Authority Consequence Disappearance Far-Reaching Most Responsibility Sense Submission]
Be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find yours. Salman Rushdie
[ Author Find Get Go His Meaning Sure Yours]
When authors who write literary fiction begin to write screenplays, everybody assumes that's the end. Here's another who's never going to write well again. Richard Russo
[ Again Another Assumes Authors Begin End Everybody Fiction Going Here Literary Never Screenplays Well Write]
Disappointment over nationalistic authoritarian regimes may have contributed to the fact that today religion offers a new and subjectively more convincing language for old political orientations. Jurgen Habermas
[ Authoritarian Contributed Convincing Disappointment Fact Language May More Nationalistic New Offers Old Orientations Over Political Regimes Religion Subjectively Today]
Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish. Anne Bradstreet
[ Authority Ax Bruise Edge Fitter Heavy Polish Than Wisdom Without]
But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around any kind of central authority. So it is best to manage the bottom-up change rather than try to institute it from the top down. Kevin Kelly
[ Any Around Authority Best Central Change Down Environment Institute Just Kind Manage Rather Routes Than Top Try Turbulent Widespread]
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness. William Penn
[ Authority Between Children His Love Man Nothing Ought Rule Servants Sweetness Wife Without Yet]
In other words, the Church acknowledges Science as the higher authority. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Acknowledges Authority Church Higher Other Science Words]
The best government rests on the people, and not on the few, on persons and not on property, on the free development of public opinion and not on authority. George Bancroft
[ Authority Best Development Few Free Government Opinion Persons Property Public Rests]
Unauthorized access to computer systems is already a serious crime in a few states and is currently being addressed in many more state legislatures as well as Congress. Ken Thompson
[ Access Addressed Already Being Computer Congress Crime Currently Few Legislatures Many More Serious State States Systems Unauthorized Well]
One might almost reckon mathematically that, having undergone the double composition of public opinion and of the author, their history reaches us at third hand and is thus separated by two stages from the original fact. Alfred de Vigny
[ Almost Author Composition Double Fact Hand Having History Mathematically Might Opinion Original Public Reaches Reckon Separated Stages Their Third Thus Two Undergone Us]
As the most extravagant errors were received among the established articles of their faith, so the most infamous vices obtained in their practice, and were indulged not only with impunity, but authorized by the sanction of their laws. David Brainerd
[ Among Articles Authorized Errors Established Extravagant Faith Impunity Indulged Infamous Laws Most Obtained Only Practice Received Sanction Their Vices Were]
The key factor is whether the agent is a member of the Association of Authors' Representatives, which screens its members and requires them to uphold a Canon of Ethics. Richard Curtis
[ Agent Association Authors Canon Ethics Factor Key Member Members Representatives Requires Screens Them Uphold Whether Which]
I consider myself an inventor, entrepreneur, and author. Ray Kurzweil
[ Author Consider Entrepreneur Inventor Myself]
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works. Voltaire
[ Author Distinguish Every His Man Us Works]
New faces have more authority than accustomed ones. Euripides
[ Accustomed Authority Faces More New Ones Than]
He who is the author of a war lets loose the whole contagion of hell and opens a vein that bleeds a nation to death. Thomas Paine
[ Author Bleeds Contagion Death Hell Lets Loose Nation Opens Vein War Whole]
Asia's governments come in two broad varieties: young, fragile democracies - and older, fragile authoritarian regimes. Paul Samuelson
[ Asia Authoritarian Broad Come Democracies Fragile Governments Older Regimes Two Varieties Young]
For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite fault, to speak as he writes; for this gives a pedantic effect to what he says, and at the same time makes him hardly intelligible. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Author Effect Fault Gives Hardly Him Intelligible Just Makes Opposite Pedantic Reprehensible Same Says Speak Speaks Time Write Writes]
If you steal from one author, it's plagiarism. If you steal from two, it's research. John Burke
[ Author Plagiarism Research Steal Two]
In some South Pacific cultures, a speaker holds a conch shell as a symbol of temporary position of authority. Leaders must understand who holds the conch that is, who should be listened to and when. Max de Pree
[ Authority Cultures Holds Leaders Listened Must Pacific Position Shell Should Some South Speaker Symbol Temporary Understand]
I'm writing an unauthorized autobiography. Steven Wright
[ Autobiography Unauthorized Writing]
Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Army Author Challenge Corners Critics Every Grand Letters New Newspapers Reviews Sentinels Stationed]
In 2003, Congress authorized the construction of a visitor center for the Vietnam Memorial to help provide information and educate the public about the memorial and the Vietnam War. Dennis Cardoza
[ Authorized Center Congress Construction Educate Help Information Memorial Provide Public Vietnam Visitor War]
I have no intention of becoming a shorthand author. Isaac Pitman
[ Author Becoming Intention Shorthand]
Authority is something from which we are constantly subtracting, of which there remains always a residue, and which we attempt to make smaller and smaller. Frederica Montseny
[ Always Attempt Authority Constantly Make Remains Residue Smaller Something Which]
That science has long been neglected and declining in England, is not an opinion originating with me, but is shared by many, and has been expressed by higher authority than mine. Charles Babbage
[ Authority Been Declining England Expressed Higher Long Many Mine Neglected Opinion Originating Science Shared Than]
Statutes authorizing unreasonable searches were the core concern of the framers of the 4th Amendment. Sandra Day O'Connor History
[ Amendment Authorizing Concern Core Framers Searches Statutes Unreasonable Were]
The Secure Fence Act, which authorizes the construction of 700 miles of security barriers along the southwest border, has now been sent to President Bush for his signature. This piece of legislation is an important piece of the border security puzzle. Randy Neugebauer
[ Act Along Authorizes Barriers Been Border Bush Construction Fence His Important Legislation Miles Now Piece President Puzzle Secure Security Sent Signature Southwest Which]
The dead and past stories that I have told again in divers fashions, are not set down without authority. Marie de France
[ Again Authority Dead Divers Down Fashions Past Set Stories Told Without]
We pass bills authorizing improvements and grants. But when it comes time to pay for these programs, we'd rather put the country's money toward tax breaks for the wealthy than for police officers who are protecting our communities. David E. Price
[ Authorizing Bills Breaks Comes Communities Country Grants Improvements Money Officers Our Pass Pay Police Programs Protecting Put Rather Tax Than These Time Toward Wealthy]
I'll be on my third honeymoon, so I'm more of an authority than I care to be. Alan Thicke
[ Authority Care Honeymoon More Than Third]
The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of men. It has God for its author; salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture for its matter. It is all pure. John Locke
[ Any Author Bestowed Bible Blessings Children End God Greatest Matter Men Mixture Pure Salvation Truth Without]
I was authorized to do everything that I did. Oliver North
[ Authorized Did Everything]
Any commander who fails to exceed his authority is not of much use to his subordinates. Arleigh Burke
[ Any Authority Commander Exceed Fails His Much Subordinates Use]
The proper balance between individual liberty and central authority is a very ancient problem. Arthur Keith
[ Ancient Authority Balance Between Central Individual Liberty Problem Proper Very]
The central role in the fight against terrorism is with national authorities. Gijs de Vries
[ Against Authorities Central Fight National Role Terrorism]
In order to be a lieutenant, you've got to have authority in your voice. No matter how young your face looks, you've got to let your guys know that you're in charge. Esai Morales
[ Authority Charge Face Got Guys How Know Lieutenant Looks Matter Order Voice Young Your]
When the authorities warn you of the dangers of having sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities. Matt Groening
[ Authorities Dangers Having Important Learned Lesson Sex Warn]
It appears a bold thing to say so when one sees how much many a modern author who knows how to make a skilful use of the Book of Chronicles has to tell about the tabernacle. Julius Wellhausen
[ Appears Author Bold Book Chronicles How Knows Make Many Modern Much Say Sees Skilful Tabernacle Tell Thing Use]
Do I think it's OK to fight authority as long as you're only talking about the high school teacher? No. John Mellencamp
[ Authority Fight High Long Ok Only School Talking Teacher Think]
Christ has not only ordained that there shall be such officers in his Church - he has not only specified their duties and prerogatives - but he gives the requisite qualifications, and calls those thus qualified, and by that call gives them their official authority. Charles Hodge
[ Authority Call Calls Christ Church Duties Gives His Officers Official Only Ordained Prerogatives Qualifications Qualified Requisite Shall Such Their Them Those Thus]
Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given, but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority, not a self-control which enhances our self-respect. Bruno Bettelheim
[ Authority Best Enhances Given Make May Obedience Obey Only Orders Our Punishment Self-Control Self-Respect Teach Us Which Will]
Well, our statute provides us with authority to conduct a very broad inquiry basically to provide an investigation of 9/11 that's thorough, complete and will withstand the scrutiny of history. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Authority Basically Broad Complete Conduct History Inquiry Investigation Our Provide Provides Scrutiny Statute Thorough Us Very Well Will Withstand]
But to me I find Francis Bacon the most likely candidate to be the author. Mark Rylance
[ Author Bacon Candidate Find Francis Likely Most]
The individual makes a clear effort to define moral values and principles that have validity and application apart from the authority of the groups of persons holding them and apart from the individual's own identification with the group. Lawrence Kohlberg
[ Apart Application Authority Clear Define Effort Group Groups Holding Identification Individual Makes Moral Own Persons Principles Them Validity Values]
I believe I'm a better authority than anybody else in America on my own wife. I have never known a person with a stronger sense of right and wrong in my life ever. William J. Clinton
[ America Anybody Authority Believe Better Else Ever Known Life Never Own Person Right Sense Stronger Than Wife Wrong]
The secret to being a writer is that you have to write. It's not enough to think about writing or to study literature or plan a future life as an author. You really have to lock yourself away, alone, and get to work. Augusten Burroughs
[ Alone Author Away Being Enough Future Get Life Literature Lock Plan Really Secret Study Think Work Write Writer Writing Yourself]
In revolutions authority remains with the greatest scoundrels. Georges Jacques Danton
[ Authority Greatest Remains Revolutions Scoundrels]
The moment seemed right to me for a full and, if possible, authoritative portrait of the life and character of the Prince of Wales. Jonathan Dimbleby
[ Authoritative Character Full Life Moment Portrait Possible Prince Right Seemed Wales]
We are at heart so profoundly anarchistic that the only form of state we can imagine living in is Utopian; and so cynical that the only Utopia we can believe in is authoritarian. Lionel Trilling
[ Anarchistic Authoritarian Believe Cynical Form Heart Imagine Living Only Profoundly State Utopia Utopian]
Authority is never without hate. Euripides
[ Authority Hate Never Without]
Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Authority Disobedience Inclination Natural Whenever]
They have the ability to take a person's freedom from them. On certain situations, they have the ability to take a person's reputation. And under certain circumstances, they have the authority to take a person's life. Daryl Gates
[ Ability Authority Certain Circumstances Freedom Life Person Reputation Situations Take Them Under]
I have been given the authority over you, and I am not the best of you. If I do well, help me; and if I do wrong, set me right. Sincere regard for truth. Abu Bakr
[ Am Authority Been Best Given Help Over Regard Right Set Sincere Truth Well Wrong]
I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Author Child Distinguished Genius Speak Think Write]
But I was amazed at how organized the Palestinian election authority was, how competent they were in setting up their polling places and the poll workers they had. Joe Biden
[ Amazed Authority Competent Election Had How Organized Palestinian Places Poll Polling Setting Their Up Were Workers]
In England only uneducated people show off their knowledge; nobody quotes Latin or Greek authors in the course of conversation, unless he has never read them. George Mikes
[ Authors Conversation Course England Greek Knowledge Latin Never Nobody Off Only Quotes Read Show Their Them Uneducated Unless]
We too often bind ourselves by authorities rather than by the truth. Lucretia Mott
[ Authorities Bind Often Ourselves Rather Than Too Truth]
You can delegate authority, but you cannot delegate responsibility. Byron Dorgan
[ Authority Cannot Delegate Responsibility]
No author has created with less emphasis such pathetic characters as Chekhov has. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Author Characters Chekhov Created Emphasis Less Pathetic Such]
All wars come to an end, at least temporarily. But the authority acquired by the state hangs on; political power never abdicates. Frank Chodorov
[ Acquired Authority Come End Hangs Least Never Political Power State Temporarily Wars]
Let us hope that good authors who are bad Christians will find salvation through the books they write. Julien Green
[ Authors Bad Books Christians Find Good Hope Salvation Through Us Will Write]
That's why editors and publishers will never be obsolete: a reader wants someone with taste and authority to point them in the direction of the good stuff, and to keep the awful stuff away from their door. Walter Jon Williams
[ Authority Away Awful Direction Door Editors Good Keep Never Obsolete Point Publishers Reader Someone Stuff Taste Their Them Wants Why Will]
The two principles referred to are Authority and Liberty, and the names of the two schools of Socialistic thought which fully and unreservedly represent one or the other of them are, respectively, State Socialism and Anarchism. Benjamin Tucker
[ Anarchism Authority Fully Liberty Names Other Principles Referred Represent Respectively Schools Socialism Socialistic State Them Thought Two Unreservedly Which]
All the best performers bring to their role something more, something different than what the author put on paper. That's what makes theatre live. That's why it persists. Stephen Sondheim
[ Author Best Bring Different Live Makes More Paper Performers Persists Put Role Something Than Theatre Their Why]
Literary critics, however, frequently suffer from a curious belief that every author longs to extend the boundaries of literary art, wants to explore new dimensions of the human spirit, and if he doesn't, he should be ashamed of himself. Robertson Davies
[ Art Ashamed Author Belief Boundaries Critics Curious Dimensions Every Explore Extend Frequently Himself However Human Literary Longs New Should Spirit Suffer Wants]
Our moral authority is as important, if not more important, than our troop strength or our high-tech weapons. We are rapidly losing that moral authority, not only in the Arab world but all over the world. Robert Reich
[ Arab Authority High-Tech Important Losing Moral More Only Our Over Rapidly Strength Than Troop Weapons World]
The future author is one who discovers that language, the exploration and manipulation of the resources of language, will serve him in winning through to his way. Thornton Wilder
[ Author Discovers Exploration Future Him His Language Manipulation Resources Serve Through Way Will Winning]
Great authors are admirable in this respect: in every generation they make for disagreement. Through them we become aware of our differences. Andre Gide
[ Admirable Authors Aware Become Differences Disagreement Every Generation Great Make Our Respect Them Through]
Sometimes the reader will decide something else than the author's intent; this is certainly true of attempts to empirically decipher reality. John M. Ford
[ Attempts Author Certainly Decide Decipher Else Empirically Intent Reader Reality Something Sometimes Than True Will]
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong. Voltaire
[ Authorities Dangerous Established Matters Right Which Wrong]
In fact, in 2002, the Secretary of Defense authorized such support on a reimbursable basis to organizations formerly components of the Department of Justice and Department of the Treasury and currently components of the Department of Homeland Security. Solomon Ortiz
[ Authorized Basis Components Currently Defense Department Fact Formerly Homeland Justice Organizations Secretary Security Such Support Treasury]
At home in Ireland, there's a habit of avoidance, an ironical attitude towards the authority figure. Seamus Heaney
[ Attitude Authority Avoidance Figure Habit Home Ireland Towards]
The churches... have lost much of their authority over youth because they have refused to re-examine their religious sanctions and their dogmatic preaching in the light of modern physiology, psychology and sociology. Agnes E. Meyer
[ Authority Because Churches Dogmatic Light Lost Modern Much Over Physiology Preaching Psychology Re-Examine Refused Religious Sanctions Sociology Their Youth]
There is no better illustration of that crisis than the fact that the president is openly violating our nation's laws by authorizing the NSA to engage in warrantless surveillance of U.S. citizens. John Conyers
[ Authorizing Better Citizens Crisis Engage Fact Illustration Laws Nation Nsa Openly Our President Surveillance Than Violating]
Given the way some fought for the status quo when I authored the new Ethics Code and created the city's first Ethics Commission, we are going to need your strong support to get an even tougher Ethics Code passed this year. Laura Miller
[ City Code Commission Created Ethics Even First Fought Get Given Going Need New Passed Quo Some Status Strong Support Tougher Way Year Your]
The Russians obtained a number of plants under Lend-Lease, which had been authorized by Washington, that I thought were not justified for their war effort. They wanted them for postwar use. W. Averell Harriman
[ Authorized Been Effort Had Justified Number Obtained Plants Postwar Russians Their Them Thought Under Use Wanted War Washington Were Which]
It is conceivable that what is unified form to the author or composer may of necessity be formless to his audience. Charles Ives
[ Audience Author Composer Conceivable Form Formless His May Necessity Unified]
An author must be nothing if he do not love truth; a barrister must be nothing if he do. Anthony Trollope
[ Author Love Must Nothing Truth]
Madam: If you discover any more comets, can you not wait until they are announced by the proper authorities? George Phillips Bond
[ Announced Any Authorities Discover Madam More Proper Until Wait]
I think of myself as a very lazy author. Neil Gaiman
[ Author Lazy Myself Think Very]
They sent me the script, asking me to play the part of a general. I have never played the part of an authority figure. I've never thought of myself that way. I was uncomfortable with it, but I worked at it and knew I had a guttural voice for a general. Mark Goddard
[ Asking Authority Figure General Had Knew Myself Never Part Play Played Script Sent Thought Uncomfortable Voice Way Worked]
Admittedly, the body of scientists, as a whole, does uphold the authority of science over the lay public. It controls thereby also the process by which young men are trained to become members of the scientific profession. Michael Polanyi
[ Admittedly Also Authority Become Body Controls Does Lay Members Men Over Process Profession Public Science Scientific Scientists Thereby Trained Uphold Which Whole Young]
Surely it is time to examine into the meaning of words and the nature of things, and to arrive at simple facts, not received upon the dictum of learned authorities, but upon attentive personal observation of what is passing around us. Francis Wright
[ Around Arrive Attentive Authorities Dictum Examine Facts Into Learned Meaning Nature Observation Passing Personal Received Simple Surely Things Time Upon Us Words]
I enjoyed reading all the classic authors like Isaac Asimov and Bradbury. William Shatner
[ Asimov Authors Classic Enjoyed Isaac Reading]
Robert Louis Stevenson... I'm focusing on the late short stories that I was ignorant of. I always thought he was a boys' author, but he's not at all. Jane Birkin
[ Always Author Boys Focusing Ignorant Late Louis Robert Short Stevenson Stories Thought]
Dr. Johnson has said that the chief glory of a country arises from its authors. But then that is only as they are oracles of wisdom; unless they teach virtue, they are more worthy of a halter than of the laurel. Jane Porter
[ Arises Authors Chief Country Dr Glory Halter Johnson Laurel More Only Oracles Said Teach Than Then Unless Virtue Wisdom Worthy]
As an inspiration to the author, I do not think the cat can be over-estimated. He suggests so much grace, power, beauty, motion, mysticism. I do not wonder that many writers love cats; I am only surprised that all do not. Carl Van Vechten
[ Am Author Beauty Cat Cats Grace Inspiration Love Many Motion Much Mysticism Only Power Suggests Surprised Think Wonder Writers]
I harbored a lot of resentment as a teenager and as a young adult. I still have a problem with authority, I'm trying to listen! Nikki Sixx
[ Adult Authority Harbored Listen Lot Problem Resentment Still Teenager Trying Young]
You know what the critics are. If you tell the truth they only say you're cynical and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Author Critics Cynical Cynicism Does Get Good Know Only Reputation Say Tell Truth]
There is a note in the front of the volume saying that no public reading may be given without first getting the author's permission. It ought to be made much more difficult to do than that. Robert Benchley
[ Author Difficult First Front Getting Given Made May More Much Note Ought Permission Public Reading Saying Than Volume Without]
Ideas improve. The meaning of words participates in the improvement. Plagiarism is necessary. Progress implies it. It embraces an author's phrase, makes use of his expressions, erases a false idea, and replaces it with the right idea. Guy Debord
[ Author Embraces Erases Expressions False His Idea Ideas Implies Improve Improvement Makes Meaning Necessary Participates Phrase Plagiarism Progress Replaces Right Use Words]
Undermine their pompous authority, reject their moral standards, make anarchy and disorder your trademarks. Cause as much chaos and disruption as possible but don't let them take you ALIVE. Sid Vicious
[ Alive Anarchy Authority Cause Chaos Disorder Disruption Make Moral Much Pompous Possible Reject Standards Take Their Them Undermine Your]
Readers always seem to think that the author has some control over the design of their books. Donald Norman
[ Always Author Books Control Design Over Readers Seem Some Their Think]
American agents... are the only persons authorized to hold councils of a political nature. Zebulon Pike
[ Agents American Authorized Councils Hold Nature Only Persons Political]
I did about 2000 covers altogether, for all sorts of books - from Shakespeare to James Bond - and I always had the idea that I must give 100%, no matter who the author was. Dick Bruna
[ Altogether Always Author Bond Books Covers Did Give Had Idea James Matter Must Shakespeare Sorts]
Action is greater than writing. A good man is a nobler object of contemplation than a great author. There are but two things worth living for: to do what is worthy of being written; and to write what is worthy of being read. Ross Perot
[ Action Author Being Contemplation Good Great Greater Living Man Nobler Object Read Than Things Two Worth Worthy Write Writing Written]
I am a liberated woman. And I do believe if a woman does equal work she should be paid equal money. But personally I am feminine and I do like male authority to lean on. Julie Andrews
[ Am Authority Believe Does Equal Feminine Lean Liberated Male Money Paid Personally She Should Woman Work]
I believe that, like most writers, my personality comes through in the fiction. So in that respect my writing can't be like any other author's really. Paul Kane
[ Any Author Believe Comes Fiction Most Other Personality Really Respect Through Writers Writing]
Stories where the author has known very little, but run a computer program that tells him how to construct a planet, and looked up specific things about rocketry and so on, really suck. Frederik Pohl
[ Author Computer Construct Him How Known Little Looked Planet Program Really Run Specific Stories Suck Tells Things Up Very Where]
Senior development specialists in the Treasury can be counted on one hand. America's government is not even aware of the gap between its commitments and action, because almost nobody in authority understands the actions that would be needed to meet the commitments. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Action Actions Almost America Authority Aware Because Between Commitments Counted Development Even Gap Government Hand Meet Needed Nobody Senior Specialists Treasury Understands Would]
It's as though all the terms of a family were present at one time rather than his dad and his mum. Not just a present authority, but the resident memory of what qualifies what else is the case. Robert Creeley
[ Authority Case Dad Else Family His Just Memory Mum Present Qualifies Rather Resident Terms Than Though Time Were]
When a Benefit is wrongly conferred, the author of the Benefit may often be said to injure. Plato
[ Author Benefit Conferred Injure May Often Said Wrongly]
But there is a higher law than the Constitution, which regulates our authority over the domain, and devotes it to the same noble purposes. William H. Seward
[ Authority Constitution Devotes Domain Higher Law Noble Our Over Purposes Regulates Same Than Which]
For a dyed-in-the-wool author, nothing is as dead as a book once it is written. She is rather like a cat whose kittens have grown up. Rumer Godden
[ Author Book Cat Dead Grown Kittens Nothing Once Rather She Up Whose Written]
Most books, like their authors, are born to die; of only a few books can it be said that death has no dominion over them; they live, and their influence lives forever. William Styron
[ Authors Books Born Death Die Dominion Few Forever Influence Live Lives Most Only Over Said Their Them]
Forty years ago the chances of journalists reporting - or the authorities even prosecuting - a pro athlete were practically nil. Leigh Steinberg
[ Ago Athlete Authorities Chances Even Forty Journalists Nil Practically Pro Prosecuting Reporting Were Years]
One of the great currents in the contemporary experience of art is that it seems to come out of the experience of the author. Anish Kapoor
[ Art Author Come Contemporary Currents Experience Great Out Seems]
The burnt odor in Washington is from the disintegrating authority of the governing classes. William Greider
[ Authority Burnt Classes Disintegrating Governing Odor Washington]
Authors change publishers because it's like being married for a long time and suddenly you want to go out and have a wild affair! No, not seriously, sometimes the deal is more interesting with a new publisher, and other times they have more enthusiasm for your books. Jackie Collins
[ Affair Authors Because Being Books Change Deal Enthusiasm Go Interesting Long Married More New Other Out Publisher Publishers Seriously Sometimes Suddenly Time Times Want Wild Your]
Now I'm not an author, I'm a writer, that's all I am. Mickey Spillane
[ Am Author Now Writer]
Last year, Congress gave the Department of Defense the authority to design a new civilian personnel system for its employees as part of the defense authorization bill. Norm Dicks
[ Authority Authorization Bill Civilian Congress Defense Department Design Employees Gave Last New Part Personnel System Year]
The greatest king of Israel, King David, the author of the Psalms, sent a man out to die in battle so that he could sleep with his wife. Robert Duvall
[ Author Battle Could David Die Greatest His Israel King Man Out Psalms Sent Sleep Wife]
I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself. Marlene Dietrich
[ Authority Beautifully Because Expressed Find Joy Love Might Much Oneself Quotations Recognized Someone Than Thoughts Wiser]
Do not suffer any man to baptize or minister unto you, unless God has spoken unto him by the voice of his servants, and authorized him to minister in his name. Orson Pratt
[ Any Authorized Baptize God Him His Man Minister Name Servants Spoken Suffer Unless Unto Voice]
Of the sayings of Christ in the Synoptic Gospels that can be compared to those in the fourth Gospel, there are one or two which I venture to think can only have been recorded on the authority of St. John. Alfred Noyes
[ Authority Been Christ Compared Fourth Gospel Gospels John Only Recorded Sayings St Think Those Two Venture Which]
I make no claim to be an authority on writing or illustrating for children. Hugh Lofting
[ Authority Children Claim Illustrating Make Writing]
For a war to be just three conditions are necessary - public authority, just cause, right motive. Ernest Hemingway
[ Authority Cause Conditions Just Motive Necessary Public Right Three War]
It is manifestly vital to the success of the anti-slavery cause, that the authority and influence of proslavery, especially of slaveholding, ministers should be destroyed. Gerrit Smith
[ Authority Cause Destroyed Especially Influence Manifestly Ministers Should Success Vital]
The burning of an author's books, imprisonment for opinion's sake, has always been the tribute that an ignorant age pays to the genius of its time. Joseph Lewis
[ Age Always Author Been Books Burning Genius Ignorant Imprisonment Opinion Pays Sake Time Tribute]
With a film, I do my best to understand the author's intentions and try to bring the characters to life. Bruce Beresford
[ Author Best Bring Characters Film Intentions Life Try Understand]
There has always been a certain proportion of people who leave the Church on issues of authority and sex. That hasn't changed since we started doing research on it back in the early 1960s. Andrew Greeley
[ Always Authority Back Been Certain Changed Church Doing Early Hasn Issues Leave Proportion Research Sex Since Started]
Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later. Allan Bloom
[ Always Authority Children Entertainment Everything Gives Grew Had Industry Later Parents Platter Public Rock Silver Tell Their Them Understand Until Up Used Wait Would]
No oppression is so heavy or lasting as that which is inflicted by the perversion and exorbitance of legal authority. Joseph Addison
[ Authority Heavy Inflicted Lasting Legal Oppression Perversion Which]
Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Anyone Appealing Argument Authority Conducts His Intelligence Just Memory Using]
The strengthening of our statehood is, at times, deliberately interpreted as authoritarianism. Vladimir Putin
[ Authoritarianism Deliberately Interpreted Our Strengthening Times]
The market is not infallible, but it is self-correcting. That is its beauty. It does not depend upon a central controlling authority. It relies on freedom. Christian H F Riley Business
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Ashamed Author Bad Citing Good Line Never Shall]
Authority forgets a dying king. Alfred Lord Tennyson
[ Authority Dying Forgets King]
'Authoring tools' are terrible; there is almost no software that can create closed captions for media players. And of course there is no training. TV captioning is bad enough, and this stuff is generally worse. Joe Clark
[ Almost Bad Captions Closed Course Create Enough Generally Media Players Software Stuff Terrible Tools Training Tv Worse]
To say that authority, whether secular or religious, supplies no ground for morality is not to deny the obvious fact that it supplies a sanction. Joseph Addison
[ Authority Deny Fact Ground Morality Obvious Religious Sanction Say Secular Supplies Whether]
By liberty I mean the assurance that every man shall be protected in doing what he believes is his duty against the influence of authority and majorities, custom and opinion. John Acton
[ Against Assurance Authority Believes Custom Doing Duty Every His Influence Liberty Majorities Man Mean Opinion Protected Shall]
An author departs, he does not die. Dinah Maria Mulock
[ Author Departs Die Does]
I think people enjoy a series. When you like a story, many readers want more of the same, which is dandy, if the author and the characters have more to say. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Characters Dandy Enjoy Many More Readers Same Say Series Story Think Want Which]
Our second remark is, that the office is of divine appointment, not merely in the sense in which the civil powers are ordained of God, but in the sense that ministers derive their authority from Christ, and not from the people. Charles Hodge
[ Appointment Authority Christ Civil Derive Divine God Merely Ministers Office Ordained Our Powers Remark Second Sense Their Which]
When a French book becomes an international hit it is because of the author and not because of the language. The same goes for movies. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Author Because Becomes Book French Goes Hit International Language Movies Same]
When you make your peace with authority, you become authority. Jim Morrison
[ Authority Become Make Peace Your]
No movement finding itself in this stage of struggle can operate by getting authority from the leading body of the political organs for even minor action that is taken and we don't even know in the case of the actions which have publicize whether they are in fact our people. Joe Slovo
[ Action Actions Authority Body Case Even Fact Finding Getting Itself Know Leading Minor Movement Operate Organs Our Political Publicize Stage Struggle Taken Whether Which]
The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress; therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated upon the subject and authorized such a measure. George Washington
[ After Authorized Congress Constitution Declaring Expedition Importance Measure Offensive Power Shall Subject Such Therefore Undertaken Until Upon Vests War]
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar things new. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Author Engaging Familiar Make Most New Powers Things Two]
A study in the Washington Post says that women have better verbal skills than men. I just want to say to the authors of that study: 'Duh.' Conan O'Brien
[ Authors Better Just Men Post Say Says Skills Study Than Verbal Want Washington Women]
Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority. Vince Lombardi
[ Authority Dedication Football Hard Life Perseverance Requires Respect Sacrifice Self-Denial Work]
I think that I'm busy in the present, and I don't want to go back. Well, there's been an unauthorized biography, and you can't stop them. It didn't worry me. Albert Finney
[ Back Been Biography Busy Go Present Stop Them Think Unauthorized Want Well Worry]
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read. Athenaeus
[ Authors Best Burn Drink Friends Old Read Trust Wine Wood]
The last job I applied for was to be a bus driver for the Chicago Transit Authority in 1957. Vernon Jordan
[ Applied Authority Bus Chicago Driver Job Last Transit]
The function of literature, through all its mutations, has been to make us aware of the particularity of selves, and the high authority of the self in its quarrel with its society and its culture. Literature is in that sense subversive. Lionel Trilling
[ Authority Aware Been Culture Function High Literature Make Mutations Quarrel Self Selves Sense Society Subversive Through Us]
There is one Quality, which has somewhat so heavenly in it; that by so much the more we are possess'd of it, by so much the more we draw nearer to the Great Author of Nature. Eliza Haywood
[ Author Draw Great Heavenly More Much Nature Nearer Possess Quality Somewhat Which]
Again, we saw in Bosnia - we had U.N. peacekeepers tied to trees, being taken hostage. The fact is they don't have the type of deliberate and authoritative rule that I think is needed to get the job done. Peter King
[ Again Authoritative Being Bosnia Deliberate Done Fact Get Had Hostage Job Needed Rule Saw Taken Think Tied Trees Type]
It's important to show that, while authorizing the demonstrations and promoting diversity of opinion, the Republic can't allow itself to be undermined from within. Jean-Pierre Raffarin
[ Allow Authorizing Demonstrations Diversity Important Itself Opinion Promoting Republic Show Undermined While Within]
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority. Brendan Francis
[ Article Authority Book Hands Infantryman Quotation Rifle Speaks Speech]
All fiction becomes autobiographical when the author has true talent. Jeanne Moreau
[ Author Autobiographical Becomes Fiction Talent True]
You will launch many projects, but have time to finish only a few. So think, plan, develop, launch and tap good people to be responsible. Give them authority and hold them accountable. Trying to do too much yourself creates a bottleneck. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Accountable Authority Bottleneck Creates Develop Few Finish Give Good Hold Launch Many Much Only Plan Projects Responsible Tap Them Think Time Too Trying Will Yourself]
There is also poetry written to be shouted in a square in front of an enthusiastic crowd. This occurs especially in countries where authoritarian regimes are in power. Eugenio Montale
[ Also Authoritarian Countries Crowd Enthusiastic Especially Front Occurs Poetry Power Regimes Shouted Square Where Written]
If only the authorities could be made to realize that the forces leading them on in the armament race are just insane. Alva Myrdal
[ Armament Authorities Could Forces Insane Just Leading Made Only Race Realize Them]
Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere as long as the policy you've decided upon is being carried out. Ronald Reagan
[ Authority Being Best Carried Decided Delegate Find Interfere Long Out Policy Surround Upon Yourself]
We have, therefore, directed the Irish Army authorities to have field hospitals established in County Donegal adjacent to Derry and at other points along the Border where they may be necessary. Jack Lynch
[ Along Army Authorities Border County Directed Established Field Hospitals Irish May Necessary Other Points Therefore Where]
So great moreover is the regard of the law for private property, that it will not authorize the least violation of it; no, not even for the general good of the whole community. William Blackstone
[ Authorize Community Even General Good Great Law Least Moreover Private Property Regard Violation Whole Will]
In America the majority raises formidable barriers around the liberty of opinion; within these barriers an author may write what he pleases, but woe to him if he goes beyond them. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ America Around Author Barriers Beyond Formidable Goes Him Liberty Majority May Opinion Pleases Raises Them These Within Woe Write]
We need to stop the erosion of parental authority. Sonny Landham
[ Authority Erosion Need Parental Stop]
Maintaining order in the classrooms has never been easy and it is evident that the school setting requires some easing of the restrictions to which searches by public authorities are ordinarily subject. Byron White
[ Authorities Been Classrooms Easing Easy Evident Maintaining Never Order Ordinarily Public Requires Restrictions School Searches Setting Some Subject Which]
Let us come to the philosophers, whose authority is of greater weight, and their judgment more to be relied on, because they are believed to have paid attention, not to matters of fiction, but to the investigation of the truth. Lactantius
[ Attention Authority Because Believed Come Fiction Greater Investigation Judgment Matters More Paid Philosophers Relied Their Truth Us Weight Whose]
The President sends us a billion-page paper that shows how he would spend the money if he were spending the money. He doesn't have the authority to spend the money. He doesn't spend $1 of the money. Michael Enzi
[ Authority How Money Paper President Sends Shows Spend Spending Us Were Would]
I have said, with respect to authorization bills, that I do not want the Congress or the country to commit fiscal suicide on the installment plan. Everett Dirksen
[ Authorization Bills Commit Congress Country Fiscal Installment Plan Respect Said Suicide Want]
Choose an author as you choose a friend. Arthur Helps
[ Author Choose Friend]
There are millions of kids who, naturally, if we could only remember how it is - you know, you resent authority, you are impatient for change, you want to fix things up. Thomas Foran
[ Authority Change Could Fix How Impatient Kids Know Millions Naturally Only Remember Resent Things Up Want]
I bow before the authority of special men because it is imposed upon me by my own reason. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Authority Because Before Bow Imposed Men Own Reason Special Upon]
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Author Boring Content Fool Future Generations Insists Lives Those]
Cameras in classrooms are no substitute for greater authority by parents and teachers. Paul Weyrich
[ Authority Cameras Classrooms Greater Parents Substitute Teachers]
I get involved if a problem comes up after the death has been investigated by the local authority. Michael Baden
[ After Authority Been Comes Death Get Investigated Involved Local Problem Up]
We have one authority and one law and everyone has the responsibility to follow that law and that authority. Mahmoud Abbas
[ Authority Everyone Follow Law Responsibility]
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual. Galileo Galilei
[ Authority Humble Individual Questions Reasoning Science Single Thousand Worth]
An SF author who reads only SF will have little new to contribute, but someone with a broader experience will bring more to the table. Walter Jon Williams
[ Author Bring Broader Contribute Experience Little More New Only Reads Sf Someone Table Will]
A teacher should have maximal authority, and minimal power. Thomas Szasz
[ Authority Maximal Minimal Power Should Teacher]
A very wise author once said that a writer writes for himself, and then publishes for money. I write for myself and publish just for the reader. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Author Himself Just Money Myself Once Publish Publishes Reader Said Then Very Wise Write Writer Writes]
No authority is higher than reality. Peter Nivio Zarlenga
[ Authority Higher Reality Than]
The Supreme Court of the United States is hereby commanded to try Andrew Johnson for usurpation of our Imperial authority and prerogatives, and if found guilty, behead him or send him here to black the Emperor's boots. Joshua A. Norton
[ Andrew Authority Behead Black Boots Commanded Court Emperor Found Guilty Here Hereby Him Imperial Johnson Our Prerogatives Send States Supreme Try United Usurpation]
In order to the existence of such a ministry in the Church, there is requisite an authority received from God, and consequently power and knowledge imparted from God for the exercise of such ministry; and where a man possesses these, although the bis. John Wycliffe
[ Although Authority Church Consequently Exercise Existence God Knowledge Man Ministry Order Possesses Power Received Requisite Such These Where]
People really want to think that these things really happened. I don't know why that important, but I know that when I finish reading a novel or something, I want to know how much of that really happened to this author. Alison Bechdel
[ Author Finish Happened How Important Know Much Novel Reading Really Something These Things Think Want Why]
We show deference to the civil authorities when they respect the divine origin of their power and when they serve the people with objective reference to the law of God. Angelo Scola
[ Authorities Civil Divine God Law Objective Origin Power Reference Respect Serve Show Their]
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read. Francis Bacon
[ Age Appears Authors Best Burn Drink Four Friends Old Read Things Trust Wine Wood]
The being cannot be termed rational or virtuous, who obeys any authority, but that of reason. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Any Authority Being Cannot Obeys Rational Reason Termed Virtuous]
Historically, America has answered to a higher authority. Lee Greenwood
[ America Answered Authority Higher Historically]
If modesty and candor are necessary to an author in his judgment of his own works, no less are they in his reader. Sarah Fielding
[ Author Candor His Judgment Less Modesty Necessary Own Reader Works]
Let authors write for glory and reward. The truth is well paid when she is sung and heard. James J. Corbett
[ Authors Glory Heard Paid Reward She Sung Truth Well Write]
There's a certain way you stand to give yourself authority, which gives you the texture for the part. I chose that my character hadn't been married, he'd worked his way up the chain of command. For a small cameo role, I gave it a lot of thought. Mark Goddard
[ Authority Been Cameo Certain Chain Character Chose Command Gave Give Gives Hadn His Lot Married Part Role Small Stand Texture Thought Up Way Which Worked Yourself]
The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority. Ken Blanchard
[ Authority Influence Key Leadership Successful Today]
Moral authority has been laid to rest, world opinion is no more than a game show and the difference between good and evil is about as relevant as changing channels. Ralph Steadman
[ Authority Been Between Changing Channels Difference Evil Game Good Laid Moral More Opinion Relevant Rest Show Than World]
If you're going to kick authority in the teeth, you might as well use two feet. Keith Richards
[ Authority Feet Going Kick Might Teeth Two Use Well]
The attractive idea that we can now have a parliament of man with authority to control the conduct of nations by legislation or an international police force with power to enforce national conformity to rules of right conduct is a counsel of perfection. Elihu Root
[ Attractive Authority Conduct Conformity Control Counsel Enforce Force Idea International Legislation Man National Nations Now Parliament Perfection Police Power Right Rules]
The prime goal of an author is the same as a musician, which is to emotionally connect with the reader in some way or another. Ken Hill
[ Another Author Connect Emotionally Goal Musician Prime Reader Same Some Way Which]
I think there was an absolute, deep gap between consensual relations between adults, which people may like or dislike, and people who physically impose themselves on children or misuse their authority to impose on children. Barney Frank
[ Absolute Adults Authority Between Children Consensual Deep Dislike Gap Impose May Misuse Physically Relations Their Themselves Think Which]
Of course the UN brings in a lot of moral authority. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Authority Brings Course Lot Moral Un]
Courtrooms contain every symbol of authority that a set designer could imagine. Everyone stands up when you come in. You wear a costume identifying you as, if not quite divine, someone special. Irving R. Kaufman
[ Authority Come Contain Costume Could Designer Divine Every Everyone Identifying Imagine Quite Set Someone Special Stands Symbol Up Wear]
'Referring the matter to a committee' can be a device for diluting authority, diffusing responsibility and delaying decisions. Antony Jay
[ Authority Committee Decisions Device Matter Referring Responsibility]
In all honesty, at that time, I never saw myself as an author... I was just a Mom in a state of panic, trying to enter a short story contest to win the prize money in order to keep the lights on in my home. Leslie Banks
[ Author Contest Enter Home Honesty Just Keep Lights Mom Money Myself Never Order Panic Prize Saw Short State Story Time Trying Win]
We all agree that we've got to bring these terrorists to justice and to make sure that they're never allowed to perpetrate such an evil act as they did. And so all of us are dealing with that. We know that the President has the authority to go to war under the War Powers Act. Barbara Lee
[ Act Agree Allowed Authority Bring Dealing Did Evil Go Got Justice Know Make Never Perpetrate Powers President Such Sure Terrorists These Under Us War]
It's also natural in that part of the world to blame what people view as the... as the most important authority in the region, and that currently is the United States of America. John Abizaid
[ Also America Authority Blame Currently Important Most Natural Part Region States United View World]
I took up a sort of a hobby of just hanging around the local library. I'd pick out an author and I would read all their books. Tom T. Hall
[ Around Author Books Hanging Hobby Just Library Local Out Pick Read Sort Their Took Up Would]
Most men, after a little freedom, have preferred authority with the consoling assurances and the economy of effort it brings. Walter Lippmann
[ After Authority Brings Consoling Economy Effort Freedom Little Men Most Preferred]
In quoting of books, quote such authors as are usually read; others you may read for your own satisfaction, but not name them. John Selden
[ Authors Books May Name Others Own Quote Quoting Read Satisfaction Such Them Usually Your]
The international community and Israel have the same opinion regarding the Hamas government. We don't say we are going to boycott it forever. We say the Hamas government must abide by the obligations the Palestinian Authority has signed. Moshe Katsav
[ Abide Authority Boycott Community Forever Going Government Hamas International Israel Must Obligations Opinion Palestinian Regarding Same Say Signed]
We see them when they come to New York. They stay at my wife's apartment. We have quite a correspondence with them at all times. They play a very important role, the authors in the firm, because so much of the material we publish is suggested by them. James Laughlin
[ Apartment Authors Because Come Correspondence Firm Important Material Much New Play Publish Quite Role See Stay Suggested Them Times Very Wife York]
Writing, I'm convinced, should be a subversive activity - frowned on by the authorities - and not one cooed over and praised beyond common sense by some teacher. Dan Simmons
[ Activity Authorities Beyond Common Convinced Frowned Over Praised Sense Should Some Subversive Teacher Writing]
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Authority Much Nothing Silence Strengthens]
In this connection, faith and experience teach us many truths by means of the short-cut of authority and by the proofs of very pleasant and agreeable feelings. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Agreeable Authority Connection Experience Faith Feelings Many Means Pleasant Proofs Teach Truths Us Very]
The School Energy Crisis Relief Act authorizes the Secretary of Energy to issue energy assistance grants to help the poorest school districts across the Nation offset these unexpected and challenging costs. Joe Baca
[ Across Act Assistance Authorizes Challenging Costs Crisis Districts Energy Grants Help Issue Nation Offset Poorest Relief School Secretary These Unexpected]
Our life is a book that writes itself and whose principal themes sometimes escape us. We are like characters in a novel who do not always understand what the author wants of them. Julien Green
[ Always Author Book Characters Escape Itself Life Novel Our Principal Sometimes Them Themes Understand Us Wants Whose Writes]
The point is not to stay marginal, but to participate in whatever network of marginal zones is spawned from other disciplinary centers and which, together, constitute a multiple displacement of those authorities. Judith Butler
[ Authorities Centers Constitute Disciplinary Displacement Marginal Multiple Network Other Participate Point Spawned Stay Those Together Whatever Which Zones]
Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance. It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events. Barbara Olson
[ Ability Attention Attract Authority Events Himself His Influence Just Kind Obsessed Own Pardon Perks Power Presidential Significance Someone Special Would]
If you steal from one author it's plagiarism; if you steal from many it's research. Wilson Mizner
[ Author Many Plagiarism Research Steal]
Put two or three men in positions of conflicting authority. This will force them to work at loggerheads, allowing you to be the ultimate arbiter. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Allowing Arbiter Authority Conflicting Force Men Positions Put Them Three Two Ultimate Will Work]
The first pork-barrel bill that crosses my desk, I'm going to veto it and make the authors of those pork-barrel items famous all over America. John McCain
[ America Authors Bill Crosses Desk Famous First Going Items Make Over Those Veto]
With the marketing pressures driving the book world today, it's much easier to get the author of a memoir on a television show than a serious novelist. David Halberstam
[ Author Book Driving Easier Get Marketing Memoir Much Novelist Pressures Serious Show Television Than Today World]
The Priestly Code preponderates over the rest of the legislation in force, as well as in bulk; in all matters of primary importance it is the normal and final authority. Julius Wellhausen
[ Authority Bulk Code Final Force Importance Legislation Matters Normal Over Priestly Primary Rest Well]
So too, in forming a constitution, or in enacting rules of procedure, or making canons, the people do not merely passively assent, but actively cooperate. They have, in all these matters, the same authority as the clergy. Charles Hodge
[ Actively Assent Authority Canons Clergy Constitution Cooperate Enacting Forming Making Matters Merely Passively Procedure Rules Same These Too]
Authoritarian political ideologies have a vested interest in promoting fear, a sense of the imminence of takeover by aliens and real diseases are useful material. Susan Sontag
[ Aliens Authoritarian Diseases Fear Ideologies Interest Material Political Promoting Real Sense Takeover Useful Vested]
A pin has as much head as some authors and a good deal more point. George Dennison Prentice
[ Authors Deal Good Head More Much Pin Point Some]
The great work must inevitably be obscure, except to the very few, to those who like the author himself are initiated into the mysteries. Communication then is secondary: it is perpetuation which is important. For this only one good reader is necessary. Henry Miller
[ Author Communication Except Few Good Great Himself Important Inevitably Initiated Into Must Mysteries Necessary Obscure Only Perpetuation Reader Secondary Then Those Very Which Work]
The Liberals have been pressing for the brief on the basis of which he said there was authority for war. Clare Short
[ Authority Basis Been Brief Liberals Pressing Said War Which]
How many authors are there among writers? Author means originator. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Among Author Authors How Many Means Originator Writers]
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. She will not want new fashions nor regret the loss of expensive diversions or variety of company if she can be amused with an author in her closet. Mary Wortley
[ Amused Any Author Cheap Closet Company Entertainment Expensive Fashions Her Lasting Loss New Nor Pleasure Reading Regret She Variety Want Will]
Instead, I was interested in what I guess I could call narrative indeterminacy, in questioning the apparent, taken-for-granted authority of any particular representation of the events in question. Peter Straub
[ Any Apparent Authority Call Could Events Guess Indeterminacy Instead Interested Narrative Particular Question Questioning Representation]
If Poindexter made a comment to me like that, it would have been in the context of once the authorized program is approved there would be no point in having any of these private benefactors any longer. Robert M. Gates
[ Any Approved Authorized Been Benefactors Comment Context Having Longer Made Once Point Private Program These Would]
The author takes the position that the consumer pays the tax, and as such every individual of the social order should be given unlimited opportunity to make the most of himself. Carter G. Woodson
[ Author Consumer Every Given Himself Individual Make Most Opportunity Order Pays Position Should Social Such Takes Tax Unlimited]
I believe that historians and analysts of historical events need the authority of facts supplied by living witnesses to the events, which they make their subject. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Analysts Authority Believe Events Facts Historians Historical Living Make Need Subject Supplied Their Which Witnesses]
At dramatic rehearsals, the only author that's better than an absent one is a dead one. George S. Kaufman
[ Absent Author Better Dead Dramatic Only Rehearsals Than]
All of these reissues were not authorized by me, I do not endorse them, the live album was put out without my permission, and I've not seen a dime at this point, either. Jello Biafra
[ Album Authorized Dime Either Endorse Live Out Permission Point Put Seen Them These Were Without]
The wisest have the most authority. Plato
[ Authority Most Wisest]
The decisions of law courts should never be printed: in the long run, they form a counter authority to the law. Denis Diderot
[ Authority Counter Courts Decisions Form Law Long Never Printed Run Should]
What makes a book great, a so-called classic, it its quality of always being modern, of its author, though he be long dead, continuing to speak to each new generation. Lawrence Clark Powell
[ Always Author Being Book Classic Continuing Dead Each Generation Great Long Makes Modern New Quality So-Called Speak Though]
For success, the author must make the reader care about the destiny of the principals, and sustain this anxiety, or suspense, for about 100,000 words. Ken Follett
[ Anxiety Author Care Destiny Make Must Principals Reader Success Suspense Sustain Words]
The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties; blind faith the one unpardonable sin. Thomas Huxley
[ Absolutely Acknowledge Authority Blind Duties Faith Highest Him Knowledge Natural Refuses Sin Skepticism Such Unpardonable]
The school made it very clear that women were entitled to positions of authority. That sense of entitlement allowed us to feel that we have a natural place in leadership in the world. That gave me a mental and emotional confidence. Linda Vester
[ Allowed Authority Clear Confidence Emotional Entitled Entitlement Feel Gave Leadership Made Mental Natural Place Positions School Sense Us Very Were Women World]
Unauthorized use of these MP3 files is really creating a problem for artists in the music community. Hilary Rosen
[ Artists Community Creating Files Mp3 Music Problem Really These Unauthorized Use]
The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin. Gloria Steinem
[ Any Authority Citizen Governing Institution Must Skin Stop]
The issue is whether the ultimate civil authority of the United States can tolerate actions in contempt of constitutional lines of authority. Any lessening of civil power over military power must inevitably lead away from democracy. Harold Russell
[ Actions Any Authority Away Civil Constitutional Contempt Democracy Inevitably Issue Lead Lessening Lines Military Must Over Power States Tolerate Ultimate United Whether]
The reason that fiction is more interesting than any other form of literature, to those who really like to study people, is that in fiction the author can really tell the truth without humiliating himself. Jim Rohn
[ Any Author Fiction Form Himself Humiliating Interesting Literature More Other Really Reason Study Tell Than Those Truth Without]
I am making this statement as an act of wilful defiance of military authority, because I believe that the War is being deliberately prolonged by those who have the power to end it. Siegfried Sassoon
[ Act Am Authority Because Being Believe Defiance Deliberately End Making Military Power Prolonged Statement Those War]
The NRA provided that in America each industry should be organized into a federally supervised trade association. It was not called a corporative. It was called a Code Authority. John T. Flynn
[ America Association Authority Called Code Each Federally Industry Into Nra Organized Provided Should Supervised Trade]
No, it's not a very good story - its author was too busy listening to other voices to listen as closely as he should have to the one coming from inside. Stephen King
[ Author Busy Closely Coming Good Inside Listen Listening Other Should Story Too Very Voices]
Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases. John Adams
[ Authority Because Character Corrupts Demands Importance Increase Increases Moral Position Power Society]
Writing a song is much like being an author. Yes, we all have tools to write (everyone has a brain I hope!), but that doesn't all of a sudden make us best selling authors. Ken Hill
[ Author Authors Being Best Brain Everyone Hope Make Much Selling Song Sudden Tools Us Write Writing Yes]
But whether the Constitution really be one thing, or another, this much is certain - that it has either authorized such a government as we have had, or has been powerless to prevent it. In either case, it is unfit to exist. Lysander Spooner
[ Another Authorized Been Case Certain Constitution Either Exist Government Had Much Powerless Prevent Really Such Thing Unfit Whether]
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis. Dalai Lama
[ Always Analysis Authority Critical Individual Must Own Reason Rest Ultimate]
Among all kinds of Writing, there is none in which Authors are more apt to miscarry than in Works of Humour, as there is none in which they are more ambitious to excel. Joseph Addison
[ Ambitious Among Apt Authors Excel Humour Kinds More None Than Which Works Writing]
The earth is ready, the time is ripe, for the authoritative expression of the feminine as well as the masculine interpretation of that common social consensus which is slowly writing justice in the State and fraternity in the social order. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Authoritative Common Consensus Earth Expression Feminine Fraternity Interpretation Justice Masculine Order Ready Ripe Slowly Social State Time Well Which Writing]
There are certain authors that do not turn students on; it is the truth. Homer happens to be one of them. William Scott
[ Authors Certain Happens Homer Students Them Truth Turn]
Time made me change. I gradually woke up to the realization that this is who I am, an author, a public figure, and I couldn't just hide in my study, tapping away at the keyboard and pretend that I didn't have a role to play beyond stringing words together. David Guterson
[ Am Author Away Beyond Change Figure Gradually Hide Just Keyboard Made Play Pretend Public Realization Role Stringing Study Tapping Time Together Up Woke Words]
I didn't really escape that gravity until I moved 300 miles south to go to college at 18, where authorship no longer seemed something liable to induce vengeful punishment. David Knopfler
[ Authorship College Escape Go Gravity Induce Liable Longer Miles Moved Punishment Really Seemed Something South Until Vengeful Where]
That's my main flaw: I always think authority figures or my boss is going to think something I do is funny. And usually they don't. Jimmy Kimmel
[ Always Authority Boss Figures Flaw Funny Going Main Something Think Usually]
In comparing various authors with one another, I have discovered that some of the gravest and latest writers have transcribed, word for word, from former works, without making acknowledgment. Pliny the Elder
[ Acknowledgment Another Authors Comparing Discovered Former Gravest Latest Making Some Various Without Word Works Writers]
We respect the role of the Senate. We respect the authority of the Senate to look at the qualifications of Judge Roberts, and at the end of the day I'm optimistic that if given a fair hearing and a fair opportunity, that he will be confirmed. Alberto Gonzales
[ Authority Confirmed Day End Fair Given Hearing Judge Look Opportunity Optimistic Qualifications Respect Roberts Role Senate Will]
United States and Coalition forces will remain in Iraq and will operate under American command as part of a multinational force authorized by the United Nations. Jim Gerlach
[ American Authorized Coalition Command Force Forces Iraq Multinational Nations Operate Part Remain States Under United Will]
Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states. Elizabeth I
[ Authors Dangers Death Enemies Monarchs Ought Put States Sworn Their War]
Just because people are in authority, if it doesn't seem right, don't do it. If it violates your own principles, don't do it. Steve Chabot
[ Authority Because Just Own Principles Right Seem Violates Your]
Who authorised the spend of millions of pounds and thousands of man hours into a stale, historical situation from three decades ago - with virtually no complaints made? Jonathan King
[ Ago Complaints Decades Historical Hours Into Made Man Millions Pounds Situation Spend Stale Thousands Three Virtually]
Then, of course, there are those sad occasions when a poet or a writer has not grown, and one has to let them go because they're just not making headway. But we have a very clear personal relationship with the authors. James Laughlin
[ Authors Because Clear Course Go Grown Headway Just Making Occasions Personal Poet Relationship Sad Them Then Those Very Writer]
I have had the unfortunate experience of having someone write an unauthorised biography of me. Half of it is lies and the other half is badly written. My feeling is that if I'm going to write my life story, I ought to have my life first. Dawn French
[ Badly Biography Experience Feeling First Going Had Half Having Lies Life Other Ought Someone Story Unfortunate Write Written]
God will finish what He authors, but He is not obligated to finish what He has not authored. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Authors Finish God Obligated Will]
To be a Christian is to believe we are commanded and authorised to say certain things to the world; to say things that will make disciples of all nations. Rowan D. Williams
[ Believe Certain Christian Commanded Disciples Make Nations Say Things Will World]
There were speeches made in Congress in the very last session before the outbreak of the Rebellion, so ferocious as to show that their authors were under the influence of a real frenzy. Edward Everett
[ Authors Before Congress Ferocious Frenzy Influence Last Made Outbreak Real Rebellion Session Show Speeches Their Under Very Were]
I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge. Charles de Gaulle
[ Always Authority Charge Grew Respect Those Up]
The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule. Samuel Adams
[ Any Authority Earth Free His Law Legislative Liberty Man Natural Nature Only Power Rule Superior Under Will]
In the fight against terrorism, national agencies keep full control over their police forces, security and intelligence agencies and judicial authorities. Gijs de Vries
[ Against Agencies Authorities Control Fight Forces Full Intelligence Judicial Keep National Over Police Security Terrorism Their]
I've had a lot of very positive feedback about those stories, and seem to have struck upon something that most people feel. I can also tap dance, and don't know many other authors who can. Paul Kane
[ Also Authors Dance Feedback Feel Had Know Lot Many Most Other Positive Seem Something Stories Struck Tap Those Upon Very]
The man whose authority is recent is always stern. Aeschylus
[ Always Authority Man Recent Stern Whose]
I shall be but a shrimp of an author. Thomas Gray
[ Author Shall Shrimp]
Now they call in all of the authority figures they can find and hire them - the cost has gone up. The picture may or may not get better, but definitely, it gets more cumbersome. Don Bluth
[ Authority Better Call Cost Definitely Figures Find Get Gets Gone Hire May More Now Picture Them Up]
In the underlying bill, I think the authors of the legislation, those in support of it, understand the use of the Mississippi River. Yes, there is commercial navigation on it, and there will be tomorrow. Ron Kind
[ Authors Bill Commercial Legislation Mississippi Navigation River Support Think Those Tomorrow Underlying Understand Use Will Yes]
The kingdom of God is an order of government established by divine authority. It is the only legal government that can exist in any part of the universe. Orson Pratt
[ Any Authority Divine Established Exist God Government Kingdom Legal Only Order Part Universe]
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority. Thomas Huxley
[ Absolute Advance Authority Every Great Involved Knowledge Natural Rejection]
Every author, however modest, keeps a most outrageous vanity chained like a madman in the padded cell of his breast. Logan P. Smith
[ Author Cell Chained Every His However Keeps Madman Modest Most Outrageous Padded Vanity]
I had some things I had to fix. It took me 14 years to do it. But it was never really fun back in the day to work with directors who were a lot older and were like authoritarian and talking to you like that. Mickey Rourke
[ Authoritarian Back Day Directors Fix Fun Had Lot Never Older Really Some Talking Things Took Were Work Years]
We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship. George Wald
[ Authorship Editing Products Rather Than]
Israeli Arabs have more political rights than any other Arabs in the Middle East, including their compatriots in the Palestinian Authority. Jack Schwartz
[ Any Arabs Authority Compatriots East Including Israeli Middle More Other Palestinian Political Rights Than Their]
I have never refused to talk to any authorities or give them any information I had. Sam Sheppard
[ Any Authorities Give Had Information Never Refused Talk Them]
Internal self-government under a local constitution was authorized by Congress and approved by the residents in 1952, but federal law is supreme in Puerto Rico and residents do not have voting representation in the Congress. Dick Thornburgh
[ Approved Authorized Congress Constitution Federal Internal Law Local Puerto Representation Residents Rico Self-Government Supreme Under Voting]
In a sad twist of fate, the bill to reauthorize the Patriot Act was debated on the floor of the House of Representatives the same day that terrorists struck again. Jim Sensenbrenner
[ Act Again Bill Day Debated Fate Floor House Patriot Representatives Sad Same Struck Terrorists Twist]
It's up to us, the people, to break immoral laws, and resist. As soon as the leaders of a country lie to you, they have no authority over you. These maniacs have no authority over us. And they might be able to put our bodies in prison, but they can't put our spirits in prison. Cindy Sheehan
[ Able Authority Bodies Break Country Immoral Laws Leaders Lie Maniacs Might Our Over Prison Put Resist Soon Spirits These Up Us]
If you can find collaborators whose strengths compliment your own, the result can be more than the sum of its authors. Walter Jon Williams
[ Authors Collaborators Compliment Find More Own Result Strengths Sum Than Whose Your]
Don't patronize the chain bookstores. Every time I see some author scheduled to read and sign his books at a chain bookstore, I feel like telling him he's stabbing the independent bookstores in the back. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ Author Back Books Bookstore Bookstores Chain Every Feel Him His Independent Patronize Read Scheduled See Sign Some Stabbing Telling Time]
I also administer the Internet Assigned Names Authority, which is the central coordinator for the Internet address space, domain names and Internet protocol conventions essential to the use and operation of the Internet. Jon Postel
[ Address Administer Also Assigned Authority Central Conventions Coordinator Domain Essential Internet Names Operation Protocol Space Use Which]
President Roosevelt, the author of Social Security, was the first to suggest that, in order to provide for the country's retirement needs, Social Security would need to be supplemented by personal savings accounts. John Doolittle
[ Accounts Author Country First Need Needs Order Personal President Provide Retirement Roosevelt Savings Security Social Suggest Supplemented Would]
I don't think the author should make the reader do that much work to remember who somebody is. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Author Make Much Reader Remember Should Somebody Think Work]
There are some classified documents there that we received from the CIA. Our arrangement with the CIA was that we could by mutual agreement declassify these documents, but we had no authority to unilaterally declassify them. Louis Stokes
[ Agreement Arrangement Authority Cia Classified Could Documents Had Mutual Our Received Some Them These Unilaterally]
Of the female black authors, I really like Morrison's early books a lot. But she's really become so much a clone of Faulkner. He did it better. Leslie Fiedler
[ Authors Become Better Black Books Clone Did Early Faulkner Female Lot Morrison Much Really She]
Once the curtain is raised, the actor is ceases to belong to himself. He belongs to his character, to his author, to his public. He must do the impossible to identify himself with the first, not to betray the second, and not to disappoint the third. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Actor Author Belong Belongs Betray Ceases Character Curtain Disappoint First Himself His Identify Impossible Must Once Public Raised Second Third]
Those who have heard me speak from time to time know that quite often I cite the observation of that great American author, Mark Twain, who said, history does not repeat itself, but it rhymes. J. D. Hayworth
[ American Author Cite Does Great Heard History Itself Know Mark Observation Often Quite Repeat Rhymes Said Speak Those Time Twain]
In Endless Quest books, you start the plot, and the character has to make choices. Then you have to write one choice over here, one choice over there. The author might get one or two choices out. Margaret Weis
[ Author Books Character Choice Choices Endless Get Here Make Might Out Over Plot Quest Start Then Two Write]
Democracy can only spring from practising it early, and democratic action was not to expected from young people brought up under a close authoritarian system. Dora Russell
[ Action Authoritarian Brought Close Democracy Democratic Early Expected Only Practising Spring System Under Up Young]
There are certain people within the new government who have a slightly disturbing tendency toward authoritarianism, but there are so many checks and balances that in that way their noises are just noises. Jonathan Shapiro
[ Authoritarianism Balances Certain Checks Disturbing Government Just Many New Noises Slightly Tendency Their Toward Way Within]
Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character. Robert E. Lee Legal
[ Authority Character Foundation Lawful Manly Obedience]
The president overstepped his authority when he asked the NSA to eavesdrop on Americans' international phone calls without obtaining a warrant. Sherrod Brown
[ Americans Asked Authority Calls Eavesdrop His International Nsa Obtaining Phone President Warrant Without]
The steel workers have now buried their dead, while the widows weep and watch their orphaned children become objects of public charity. The murder of these unarmed men has never been publicly rebuked by any authoritative officer of the state or federal government. John L. Lewis
[ Any Authoritative Become Been Buried Charity Children Dead Federal Government Men Murder Never Now Objects Officer Orphaned Public Publicly State Steel Their These Unarmed Watch Weep While Widows Workers]
An author who sets about to depict events of the past that have run their course is suspected of wishing to avoid the problems of the present day, of being, in other words, a reactionary. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Author Avoid Being Course Day Depict Events Other Past Present Problems Reactionary Run Sets Suspected Their Wishing Words]
I proceed with the proper subject of this discourse; namely, the further changes in scientific belief, which have occurred within my own recollection, even since the time when I first aspired to authorship, now forty- five years ago. Asa Gray
[ Ago Aspired Authorship Belief Changes Discourse Even First Five Further Namely Now Occurred Own Proceed Proper Recollection Scientific Since Subject Time Which Within Years]
The people in general ought to have regard to the moral character of those whom they invest with authority either in the legislative, executive, or judicial branches. John Witherspoon
[ Authority Branches Character Either Executive General Invest Judicial Legislative Moral Ought Regard Those Whom]
Most kids will not volunteer to eat veggies. At times you must step up to the plate and enforce the rule of authority as a parent. Lee Haney
[ Authority Eat Enforce Kids Most Must Parent Plate Rule Step Times Up Volunteer Will]
It vexes me when they would constrain science by the authority of the Scriptures, and yet do not consider themselves bound to answer reason and experiment. Galileo Galilei
[ Answer Authority Bound Consider Constrain Experiment Reason Science Scriptures Themselves Would Yet]
Authority is not a quality one person "has," in the sense that he has property or physical qualities. Authority refers to an interpersonal relation in which one person looks upon another as somebody superior to him. Erich Fromm
[ Another Authority Him Interpersonal Looks Person Physical Property Qualities Quality Refers Relation Sense Somebody Superior Upon Which]
If Shakespeare had to go on an author tour to promote Romeo and Juliet, he never would have written Macbeth. Joyce Brothers
[ Author Go Had Juliet Macbeth Never Promote Romeo Shakespeare Tour Would Written]
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Authorizes Become Come Courtesy Disagreeable Flatter Friendship Intimates Into More Nearer Necessary Person Relation Say Tact Things Your Yourself]
When we see a natural style, we are astonished and charmed; for we expected to see an author, and we find a person. Blaise Pascal
[ Astonished Author Charmed Expected Find Natural Person See Style]
I have a private press. I'm a book artist. I publish books of other authors and artists. I do the illustrating. I set the type. I print it myself on my press. I do everything but bind it. Gloria Stuart
[ Artist Artists Authors Bind Book Books Everything Illustrating Myself Other Press Print Private Publish Set Type]
Creation implies authority in the sense of originator. The possibility of a 'Fall' is implied in a Covenant insofar as the idea of a Covenant implies the possibility of its being violated. Kenneth Burke
[ Authority Being Covenant Creation Fall Idea Implied Implies Insofar Originator Possibility Sense Violated]
Asking the author of historical novels to teach you about history is like expecting the composer of a melody to provide answers about radio transmission. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Answers Asking Author Composer Expecting Historical History Melody Novels Provide Radio Teach Transmission]
Part of what we love about poetry is the fact that it seems ancient, that it has an authority of ancient language and ancient form, and that it's timeless, that it reaches back. Robert Morgan
[ Ancient Authority Back Fact Form Language Love Part Poetry Reaches Seems Timeless]
They don't want to be reminded that there is an authority higher than the authority of the state. Roy Moore
[ Authority Higher Reminded State Than Want]
Like the philosopher, the author views his task as one of establishing a clear connection between life and history, and of making the past bear fruit for the present and future. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Author Bear Between Clear Connection Establishing Fruit Future His History Life Making Past Philosopher Present Task Views]
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]
The Church, during the apostolic age, did not consist of isolated, independent congregations, but was one body, of which the separate churches were constituent members, each subject to all the rest, or to an authority which extended over all. Charles Hodge
[ Age Apostolic Authority Body Church Churches Consist Constituent Did During Each Extended Independent Isolated Members Over Rest Separate Subject Were Which]
Distrust of authority should be the first civic duty. Norman Douglas
[ Authority Civic Distrust Duty First Should]
What until then seemed impossible to achieve has become a fact of life. We have won the right to association in trade unions independent from the authorities, founded and shaped by the working people themselves. Lech Walesa
[ Achieve Association Authorities Become Fact Founded Impossible Independent Life Right Seemed Shaped Themselves Then Trade Unions Until Won Working]
Hey, over here! Have your picture taken with a reclusive author! Today only, we'll throw in a free autograph! But wait, there's more! Thomas Pynchon
[ Author Autograph Free Here Hey More Only Over Picture Reclusive Taken Throw Today Wait Your]
Shakespeare is the true multicultural author. He exists in all languages. He is put on the stage everywhere. Everyone feels that they are represented by him on the stage. Harold Bloom
[ Author Everyone Everywhere Exists Feels Him Languages Multicultural Put Represented Shakespeare Stage True]
Democrats believe we must have comprehensive health care reform that includes giving the federal government authority to negotiate lower prices with drug companies. Jim Clyburn
[ Authority Believe Care Companies Comprehensive Democrats Federal Giving Government Health Includes Lower Must Negotiate Prices Reform]
Authority has every reason to fear the skeptic, for authority can rarely survive in the face of doubt. Vita Sackville-West
[ Authority Doubt Every Face Fear Rarely Reason Skeptic Survive]
I undertake that, in the exercise of my functions of that office I will have regard to any guidance with respect to ethical standards issued by the secretary of state under Section 66 of the Greater London Authority Act 1999. Kenneth Robert Livingstone
[ Act Any Authority Ethical Exercise Functions Greater Guidance Issued London Office Regard Respect Secretary Section Standards State Under Undertake Will]
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors. David Viscott
[ Authors Empty Entertaining Fill Life None Proper Reading Spaces Up Useful]
You know, many people have called me, friends from the nationalist camp, revisionists and so on, from around the world, have called me over the years - and now again because of what happened - and they are all very cynical about the police and the authorities. Ernst Zundel
[ Again Around Authorities Because Called Camp Cynical Friends Happened Know Many Nationalist Now Over Police Very World Years]
What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a cheque. Brendan Francis
[ Author Back Cheque His Likes Most Signature Write]
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and meanings noted down alongside of his story, how many insipid volumes would become interesting, and dull tales excite the reader! William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Alongside Author Become Books Could Down Dull Excite His History How Insipid Interesting Many Meanings Noted Private Reader Secret Story Tales Thoughts Volumes Would Written]
I am not authorized to fire substitute teachers. Nancy Cartwright
[ Am Authorized Fire Substitute Teachers]
In a couple of years, the Chinese will be seen as regular participants in international industry. Their companies have to report to shareholders as well as to the Chinese authorities. They need to make money, they have to be efficient. Daniel Yergin
[ Authorities Chinese Companies Couple Efficient Industry International Make Money Need Participants Regular Report Seen Shareholders Their Well Will Years]
The society of dead authors has this advantage over that of the living: they never flatter us to our faces, nor slander us behind our backs, nor intrude upon our privacy, nor quit their shelves until we take them down. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Advantage Authors Backs Behind Dead Down Faces Flatter Intrude Living Never Nor Our Over Privacy Quit Shelves Slander Society Take Their Them Until Upon Us]
Authority is by nothing so much strengthened and confirmed as by custom; for no man easily distrusts the things which he and all men have been always bred up to. William Temple
[ Always Authority Been Bred Confirmed Custom Distrusts Easily Man Men Much Nothing Strengthened Things Up Which]
Life is the most versatile thing under the sun; and in the pursuit of life and character the author who works in a groove works in blinkers. Laurence Housman
[ Author Blinkers Character Groove Life Most Pursuit Sun Thing Under Versatile Works]
As of today, we do not need expert reports by the authoritative analytical institutions to realise that the reasons for such a situation in our community lie in global inequality, poverty and illiteracy. Nursultan Nazarbayev
[ Analytical Authoritative Community Expert Global Illiteracy Inequality Institutions Lie Need Our Poverty Realise Reasons Reports Situation Such Today]
Think for yourself and question authority. Timothy Leary
[ Authority Question Think Yourself]
All those authors there, most of whom of course I've never met. That's the poetry side, that's the prose side, that's the fishing and miscellaneous behind me. You get an affection for books that you've enjoyed. Norman MacCaig
[ Affection Authors Behind Books Course Enjoyed Fishing Get Met Miscellaneous Most Never Poetry Prose Side Those Whom]
I have no problem selling books to media franchises and we do it all the time. The author must understand that he/she is a writer for hire and has no control over copyright or over editorial changes made to the text. Richard Curtis
[ Author Books Changes Control Copyright Editorial Franchises Hire Made Media Must Over Problem Selling She Text Time Understand Writer]
If you look to lead, invest at least 40% of your time managing yourself - your ethics, character, principles, purpose, motivation, and conduct. Invest at least 30% managing those with authority over you, and 15% managing your peers. Dee Hock
[ Authority Character Conduct Ethics Invest Lead Least Look Managing Motivation Over Peers Principles Purpose Those Time Your Yourself]
Composers, like authors, have a lot in common. Our main goal is to connect with the listener emotionally. Ken Hill
[ Authors Common Composers Connect Emotionally Goal Listener Lot Main Our]
I think many people are terribly afraid of being demoted by the Darwinian scheme from the role of authors and creators in their own right into being just places where things happen in the universe. Daniel Dennett
[ Afraid Authors Being Creators Darwinian Demoted Happen Into Just Many Own Places Right Role Scheme Terribly Their Things Think Universe Where]
The prosecutor, who is supposed to carry the burden of proof, really is an author. Scott Turow
[ Author Burden Carry Proof Prosecutor Really Supposed]
When an author is too meticulous about his style, you may presume that his mind is frivolous and his content flimsy. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Author Content Frivolous His May Meticulous Mind Presume Style Too]
At various times during the last four thousand years God has asserted his rights and endeavoured to establish his own authority, his own laws, and his own government among the children of men. Orson Pratt
[ Among Asserted Authority Children During Endeavoured Establish Four God Government His Last Laws Men Own Rights Thousand Times Various Years]
Try to meet as many authors, agents, and editors as you can. Walter Jon Williams
[ Agents Authors Editors Many Meet Try]
There are three difficulties in authorship: to write anything worth publishing, to find honest men to publish it, and to find sensible men to read it. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Anything Authorship Difficulties Find Honest Men Publish Publishing Read Sensible Three Worth Write]
Many critics of the Palestinians, especially those in Congress, think the current calm is merely the eye of the storm. That's why the House of Representatives approved a foreign aid package last week that forbade the direct financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority . Suzanne Fields
[ Aid Approved Assistance Authority Calm Congress Critics Current Direct Especially Eye Financial Forbade Foreign House Last Many Merely Package Palestinian Palestinians Representatives Storm Think Those Week Why]
I have as much authority as the Pope, I just don't have as many people who believe it. George Carlin
[ Authority Believe Just Many Much Pope]
One could write a history of science in reverse by assembling the solemn pronouncements of highest authority about what could not be done and could never happen. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Assembling Authority Could Done Happen Highest History Never Pronouncements Reverse Science Solemn Write]
To be free in an age like ours, one must be in a position of authority. That in itself would be enough to make me ambitious. Hannah Arendt
[ Age Ambitious Authority Enough Free Itself Make Must Ours Position Would]
There is no God, Nature sufficeth unto herself; in no wise hath she need of an author. Marquis de Sade
[ Author God Hath Herself Nature Need She Unto Wise]
We'll have a public power authority, which will also have the ability to build power or finance power. And more importantly, we'll have more power than our economy provides. All of that will give us leverage we don't have today. Gray Davis
[ Ability Also Authority Build Economy Finance Give Importantly Leverage More Our Power Provides Public Than Today Us Which Will]
It's the misfortune of German authors that not a single one of them dares to expose his true character. Everyone thinks that he has to be better than he is. Franz Grillparzer
[ Authors Better Character Dares Everyone Expose German His Misfortune Single Than Them Thinks True]
Yet the whole preamble of the second authorization act for the Marshall Plan showed the direction Congress was ready to take about breaking down barriers within Europe. W. Averell Harriman
[ Act Authorization Barriers Breaking Congress Direction Down Europe Marshall Plan Preamble Ready Second Showed Take Whole Within Yet]
I think authors can get into trouble viewing the subject matter as their turf. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Authors Get Into Matter Subject Their Think Trouble Turf Viewing]
One way an author dies a little each day is when his books go out of print. William Goldman
[ Author Books Day Dies Each Go His Little Out Print Way]