Quotations that match 'billions'.This Congress has promised all manner of border security and port security to the tune of billions of dollars... yet we have - to date - funded our promises for port security at only $900 million. That's quite a distance between what we say and what we actually do.
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We have to still develop the Ikea group. We need many billions of Swiss francs to take on China or Russia.
[ Billions China Develop Francs Group Many Need Russia Still Swiss Take]
We spend billions of pounds on welfare, yet millions are trapped on welfare. It's not worth their while going into work.
[ Billions Going Into Millions Pounds Spend Their Trapped Welfare While Work Worth Yet]
At a time when going to college has never been more important, it's never been more expensive, and our nation's families haven't been in this kind of financial duress since the great depression. And so what we have is just sort of a miraculous opportunity simply by stopping the subsidy to banks when we already have the risk of loans. We can plow those savings into our students. And we can make college dramatically more affordable, tens of billions of dollars over the next decade.
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They realize that spending millions to save billions is just good business.
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Tens of billions of dollars could be saved in Medicare and Medicaid alone by eliminate fraud and improving patient care. Not only would this save money, but it will save lives.
[ Alone Billions Care Could Dollars Eliminate Fraud Improving Lives Medicaid Medicare Money Only Patient Save Saved Tens Will Would]
The pollution they produce, market, sell, and show to billions around the world is at its core contemptuous of the country that gave them better lives than nearly 100 percent of everybody who's ever lived. And they pass that contempt along for everyone to see.
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How is it they live in such harmony the billions of stars - when most men can barely go a minute without declaring war in their minds about someone they know.
[ Barely Billions Declaring Go Harmony How Know Live Men Minds Minute Most Someone Stars Such Their War Without]
I've got billions of sparrows to worry about as well as everything else'. So there's the whole idea that whatever it is that you believe, it can never be valid unless you have some consensus reality demonstration.
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Just about every year, Congress passes another crime bill - spending billions of dollars to build more prisons, to place more band-aids on society's scars.
[ Another Bill Billions Build Congress Crime Dollars Every Just More Passes Place Prisons Scars Society Spending Year]
The winds that blow our billions away return burdened with themes of scorn and dispraise.
[ Away Billions Blow Burdened Our Return Scorn Themes Winds]
We must develop huge demonstrations, because the world is used to big dramatic affairs. They think in terms of hundreds of thousands and millions and billions... Billions of dollars are appropriated at the twinkling of an eye. Nothing little counts.
[ Affairs Appropriated Because Big Billions Counts Demonstrations Develop Dollars Dramatic Eye Huge Hundreds Little Millions Must Nothing Terms Think Thousands Twinkling Used World]
The formation of glass from the melting is like starting a clock. It resets the time for us to determine billions of years later.
[ Billions Clock Determine Formation Glass Later Melting Starting Time Us Years]
Even as we pour hundreds of billions of dollars into our efforts in the Middle East, there is much that needs to be done to win the war of ideas in the Muslim world and beyond.
[ Beyond Billions Dollars Done East Efforts Even Hundreds Ideas Into Middle Much Muslim Needs Our Pour War Win World]
Aquatic invasive species are destroying the environment, damaging fisheries, and costing American taxpayers billions of dollars annually.
[ American Annually Billions Costing Damaging Destroying Dollars Environment Fisheries Species Taxpayers]
What exactly is it that humans do that is specifically human? There has to be something. How odd it is for billions of people to be alive, yet not one of them is really quite sure of what makes people people.
[ Alive Billions Exactly How Human Humans Makes Odd Quite Really Something Specifically Sure Them Yet]
I don't think you can ever make enough to be set for life. Well, I guess there are limits. In the billions, I guess.
[ Billions Enough Ever Guess Life Limits Make Set Think Well]
Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world. History
[ Abject Billions Countries Developing Hope Industrialized Markets Offer Only Open Out Poverty Prosperity Pulling Realistic Sustaining While World]
When our most important issue is the debt that we're piling on our children and grandchildren, I think it's pretty helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate who has actually managed billions of dollars and knows how to cut billions of dollars.
[ Actually Billions Children Cut Debt Dollars Grandchildren Helpful How Important Issue Knows Managed Most Our Piling Pretty Senate Someone Think]
You can look at that by comparing Medicare's growth rates to the private insurance world, to the other Federal programs that we run, by looking at the billions of dollars, not millions but billions of dollars, we waste every year.
[ Billions Comparing Dollars Every Federal Growth Insurance Look Looking Medicare Millions Other Private Programs Rates Run Waste World Year]
Germany, Japan and, to a lesser extent, Britain and Italy, were lifted out of the debris of war by the Americans who poured in billions of dollars and forgave other billions in debts.
[ Americans Billions Britain Debris Debts Dollars Extent Forgave Germany Italy Japan Lesser Lifted Other Out Poured War Were]
Congress: Bingo with billions.
[ Billions Bingo Congress]
In the most important sense a creationist is a person who believes in creation, and that includes people who believe that Genesis is a myth and that creation involved a process called evolution and consumed billions of years.
[ Believe Believes Billions Called Consumed Creation Creationist Evolution Genesis Important Includes Involved Most Myth Person Process Sense Years]
For if enough people were really convinced that growth should be halted, and if they acted on that conviction, then billions of others might be deprived of any realistic hope of gaining the opportunities now enjoyed by the more fortunate.
[ Acted Any Billions Conviction Convinced Deprived Enjoyed Enough Fortunate Gaining Growth Halted Hope Might More Now Opportunities Others Realistic Really Should Then Were]
I never would have believed as a candidate for the U.S. Senate that the U.S. government could buy GM without a hearing, with no vote, yes or no. There are billions and billions of dollars at stake here.
[ Believed Billions Buy Candidate Could Dollars Gm Government Hearing Here Never Senate Stake Vote Without Would Yes]
Cyberspace. A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts. Technology
[ Being Billions Children Concepts Consensual Cyberspace Daily Every Experienced Hallucination Legitimate Mathematical Nation Operators Taught]
Think of the earth as a living organism that is being attacked by billions of bacteria whose numbers double every forty years. Either the host dies, or the virus dies, or both die.
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If Jesus is the Son of God in human flesh, He's one of a kind of the 13 billions of people who have ever lived.
[ Billions Ever Flesh God Human Jesus Kind Lived Son]
Every year the Federal Government wastes billions of dollars as a result of overpayments of government agencies, misuse of government credit cards, abuse of the Federal entitlement programs, and the mismanagement of the Federal bureaucracy.
[ Abuse Agencies Billions Bureaucracy Cards Credit Dollars Entitlement Every Federal Government Mismanagement Misuse Programs Result Wastes Year]
Here we were talking about economic development, about investing billions of dollars in various programs, and I could see it wasn't billions of dollars people needed right away.
[ Away Billions Could Development Dollars Economic Here Investing Needed Programs Right See Talking Various Were]
Would you bet your paycheck on a weather forecast for tomorrow? If not, then why should this country bet billions on global warming predictions that have even less foundation?
[ Bet Billions Country Even Forecast Foundation Global Less Paycheck Predictions Should Then Tomorrow Warming Weather Why Would Your]
We are becoming so accustomed to millions and billions of dollars that "thousands" has almost passed out of the dictionary.
[ Accustomed Almost Becoming Billions Dictionary Dollars Millions Out Passed Thousands]
Who most benefits from keeping marijuana illegal? The greatest beneficiaries are the major criminal organizations in Mexico and elsewhere that earn billions of dollars annually from this illicit trade - and who would rapidly lose their competitive advantage if marijuana were a legal commodity.
[ Advantage Annually Beneficiaries Benefits Billions Commodity Competitive Criminal Dollars Earn Elsewhere Greatest Illegal Keeping Legal Lose Major Mexico Most Organizations Rapidly Their Trade Were Would]
The rarest of all things in American life is charm. We spend billions every year manufacturing fake charm that goes under the heading of public relations. Without it, America would be grim indeed.
[ America American Billions Charm Every Fake Goes Grim Heading Indeed Life Manufacturing Public Rarest Relations Spend Things Under Without Would Year]
The mobile market is exploding and it makes perfect sense for a media company like ours to create a real content destination for the billions of cell-phone users around the world.
[ Around Billions Company Content Create Destination Exploding Makes Market Media Mobile Ours Perfect Real Sense Users World]
The ongoing strife in Iraq, and the billions of dollars that the President is seeking to continue that war, give me little comfort that this Administration has learned from its mistakes in Iraq.
[ Administration Billions Comfort Continue Dollars Give Iraq Learned Little Mistakes Ongoing President Seeking Strife War]
I also rise today in strong support of forward movement on the implementation of health information technology, which has the potential to save the United States billions of dollars in health care costs each year.
[ Also Billions Care Costs Dollars Each Forward Health Implementation Information Movement Potential Rise Save States Strong Support Technology Today United Which Year]
Big government conservatives are spending trillions and wasting billions. Republicans are no longer the party of fiscal conservancy, but the party of runaway spending and corruption.
[ Big Billions Conservatives Corruption Fiscal Government Longer Party Republicans Runaway Spending Trillions Wasting]
We should start by allowing drilling in Alaska's National Wildlife Refuge. It can provide billions of barrels of recoverable oil and trillions of cubic feet of recoverable natural gas.
[ Alaska Allowing Barrels Billions Drilling Feet Gas National Natural Oil Provide Refuge Should Start Trillions Wildlife]
I wish I had the billions of dollars that George Soros has that he has used to fund Democratic causes in the past.
[ Billions Causes Democratic Dollars Fund George Had Past Used Wish]
Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears all the rappers, they're doing my dances and they're making billions doing my dances. When they do that little thing they do with their hands that's The Fly and The Pony.
[ Billions Britney Dances Doing Fly Hands Justin Little Making Pony Rappers Spears Their Thing Timberlake]
I ask the American people to consider the legacy this administration has handed us in the defense budget as we spend billions of U.S. taxpayer dollars without the tools and ability to track these dollars.
[ Ability Administration American Ask Billions Budget Consider Defense Dollars Handed Legacy Spend Taxpayer These Tools Track Us Without]
Regulating and taxing marijuana would simultaneously save taxpayers billions of dollars in enforcement and incarceration costs, while providing many billions of dollars in revenue annually.
[ Annually Billions Costs Dollars Enforcement Incarceration Many Providing Regulating Revenue Save Simultaneously Taxing Taxpayers While Would]
I see this as my humanitarian legacy. We're prepared to pay billions.
[ Billions Humanitarian Legacy Pay Prepared See]
The recent 'panic' to control greenhouse gas emissions and billions of dollars being dedicated for the task has me deeply concerned that US, and other countries are spending precious global funds to stop global warming, when it is primarily being driven by natural forcing mechanisms.
[ Being Billions Concerned Control Countries Dedicated Deeply Dollars Driven Emissions Forcing Funds Gas Global Greenhouse Mechanisms Natural Other Panic Precious Primarily Recent Spending Stop Task Us Warming]
The debt and the deficit is just getting out of control, and the administration is still pumping through billions upon trillions of new spending. That does not grow the economy.
[ Administration Billions Control Debt Deficit Does Economy Getting Grow Just New Out Pumping Spending Still Through Trillions Upon]
But if they want to really think about the fiscal future of this country, then think about how we have moved from hundreds of billions of surpluses to hundreds of billions of deficits.
[ Billions Country Deficits Fiscal Future How Hundreds Moved Really Surpluses Then Think Want]
Billions of people don't practice a religion at all.
[ Billions Practice Religion]
Before we give you billions more, we want to know what you've done with the trillion you've got.
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Billions are wasted on ineffective philanthropy. Philanthropy is decades behind business in applying rigorous thinking to the use of money.
[ Applying Behind Billions Business Decades Ineffective Money Philanthropy Rigorous Thinking Use Wasted]
What I find very interesting about the mutual funds managers is that here are people who are the new masters of the universe. They're managing billions, yet they're subject to this quiet daily tyranny of numbers.
[ Billions Daily Find Funds Here Interesting Managers Managing Masters Mutual New Numbers Quiet Subject Tyranny Universe Very Yet]
Hominid and human evolution took place over millions and not billions of years, but with the emergence of language there was a further acceleration of time and the rate of change.
[ Acceleration Billions Change Emergence Evolution Further Human Language Millions Over Place Rate Time Took Years]
I've got a chart here that shows our debt-to-GDP ratio. And while we did run deficits in the past, we now number our debt in trillions rather than in billions. And I think that represents a long-term danger, especially to the, the American dream.
[ American Billions Chart Danger Debt Deficits Did Dream Especially Got Here Long-Term Now Number Our Past Rather Ratio Represents Run Shows Than Think Trillions While]
The minute those two little particles inside a woman's womb have joined together, billions of decisions have been made. A thing like that has to come from entropy.
[ Been Billions Come Decisions Entropy Inside Joined Little Made Minute Particles Thing Those Together Two Woman Womb]
Billions of people have seen and been influenced by movies in the short history of this industry.
[ Been Billions History Industry Influenced Movies Seen Short]
The cell, over the billions of years of her life, has covered the earth many times with her substance, found ways to control herself and her environment, and insure her survival.
[ Billions Cell Control Covered Earth Environment Found Her Herself Insure Life Many Over Substance Survival Times Ways Years]
According to the standard model billions of years ago some little quantum fluctuation, perhaps a slightly lower density of matter, maybe right where we're sitting right now, caused our galaxy to start collapsing around here.
[ According Ago Around Billions Caused Collapsing Density Fluctuation Galaxy Here Little Lower Matter Maybe Model Now Our Perhaps Quantum Right Sitting Slightly Some Standard Start Where Years]
What government has been doing, we've got major programmes now, of billions of pounds, which are directed by central government into these areas of deprivation.
[ Areas Been Billions Central Deprivation Directed Doing Got Government Into Major Now Pounds Programmes These Which]
While a handful of countries and a small number of people are leading ample life, dozens of countries and billions of people in Africa, Asia and Latin America are being left in absolute poverty.
[ Absolute Africa America Ample Asia Being Billions Countries Dozens Handful Latin Leading Left Life Number Poverty Small While]
I don't know how to construct a career that'll make me famous. Except maybe get my ears pinned back, get my teeth done, and go to America. But then I'll be competing with billions of actors who haven't got false teeth, and who are 25.
[ Actors America Back Billions Career Competing Construct Done Ears Except False Famous Get Go Got Haven How Know Make Maybe Pinned Teeth Then]
There's no reason for Gillette to be world class on the web, but there's every reason for Gillette to be world class in producing billions of high powered razor blades at low cost.
[ Billions Blades Class Cost Every High Low Powered Producing Razor Reason Web World]
It is important that we are coming up on the millennium because what I am experiencing, just being one person out of billions, is the feeling of acceleration. I experience this through my contact with other people.
[ Acceleration Am Because Being Billions Coming Contact Experience Experiencing Feeling Important Just Millennium Other Out Person Through Up]
I think anybody would have to be with out common sense to think there weren't aliens. There are billions of planets, and I am convinced Earth is not the only one that's inhabited. It would be quite an ego trip to think that. I think about it all the time.
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Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education... no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
[ Been Billions Borrow Borrowed Both Cannot Choice Civilization Education Enough Ever Largely Led Make Must Nation Nations Our Pay Recently Rich War]