Authors that match 'boom'.

Corrie Ten Boom Dutch Celebrity (1892-1983)
Boomer Esiason American Athlete (1961-)

Quotations that match 'boom'.

If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.
[ Boomerang Envy Had Malice Shape Tangible Were Would]
Our country also hungers for leadership to ensure the long-term survival of our Social Security system. With 70 million baby boomers in this country on the verge of retirement, we need to take action to shore up the system.
[ Action Also Baby Boomers Country Ensure Leadership Long-Term Million Need Our Retirement Security Shore Social Survival System Take Up Verge]
Right now we think that rates will stay low, that you'll be able to get a mortgage below seven percent and that's kicked off a refinance boom that's going to put more money in the pockets of consumers.
[ Able Below Boom Consumers Get Going Kicked Low Money More Mortgage Now Off Percent Pockets Put Rates Right Seven Stay Think Will]
If you put this in the context of Detroit in '64 or '65, the economy was booming. Everybody had jobs and there was a whole nightclub culture where bands could work.
[ Bands Booming Context Could Culture Detroit Economy Everybody Had Jobs Nightclub Put Where Whole Work]
Everyone matures. When I was Newt's age, I thought I had the right answer to things. The baby-boomers as political leaders are still on trial by the American people.
[ Age American Answer Everyone Had Leaders Matures Newt Political Right Still Things Thought Trial]
I remember back in Detroit, I used to go to the Apex Bar every night after I got off work. The bartender there used to call me Boom Boom. I don't know why, but he did.
[ After Apex Back Bar Bartender Boom Call Detroit Did Every Go Got Know Night Off Remember Used Why Work]
The President has no real plan to address the fiscal challenges arising from the retirement of the baby boom generation, let alone a plan to fix Social Security.
[ Address Alone Arising Baby Boom Challenges Fiscal Fix Generation Plan President Real Retirement Security Social]
I was stuck as a Boomer type in a lot of people's minds.
[ Lot Minds Stuck Type]
But there are still good shows like 24, Boomtown and the Wire, the Shield.
[ Good Shield Shows Still Wire]
A hug is like a boomerang - you get it back right away. Friendship
[ Away Back Boomerang Get Hug Right]
A lot of baby boomers are baby bongers. Funny
[ Baby Boomers Lot]
I was in the Air Force and was a boom operator (in-flight refueling). I got my comedy start in the Air Force.
[ Air Boom Comedy Force Got Operator Start]
We wanted a supporting cast that would appeal to Baby Boomers who grew up in the fifties.
[ Appeal Baby Boomers Cast Fifties Grew Supporting Up Wanted Would]
Producing fuel cells and solar panels requires high tech facilities and produces high paying jobs. The industry is booming in Arizona. The state already has about 100 firms in the solar industry and has grown 20% since 2003.
[ Already Arizona Booming Cells Facilities Firms Fuel Grown High Industry Jobs Panels Paying Produces Producing Requires Since Solar State Tech]
My audience is the baby-boomers, the bulk of the population. This is also a group that is being ignored by most record companies because they're not the Top 40 hit singles market. They forget these people still listen to music.
[ Also Audience Because Being Bulk Companies Forget Group Hit Ignored Listen Market Most Music Population Record Singles Still These Top]
But there's a lot of 50's and a lot of boomers and a lot of kids in their 30's that grew up with us.
[ Boomers Grew Kids Lot Their Up Us]
A reporter is always concerned with tomorrow. There's nothing tangible of yesterday. All I can say I've done is agitate the air ten or fifteen minutes and then boom - it's gone.
[ Agitate Air Always Boom Concerned Done Fifteen Gone Minutes Nothing Reporter Say Tangible Ten Then Tomorrow Yesterday]
Well, the big elephant in the whole system is the baby boomer generation that marches through like a herd of elephants. And we begin to retire in 2008.
[ Baby Begin Big Elephant Elephants Generation Herd Marches Retire System Through Well Whole]
In childhood I developed a serious throat infection, and my heart stopped beating. I recovered from that illness with a voice that boomed forth like Kate Smith's!
[ Beating Childhood Developed Forth Heart Illness Infection Kate Recovered Serious Smith Stopped Throat Voice]
Fantasy is, of course, booming, and I think it's beginning to stretch its range as well.
[ Beginning Booming Course Fantasy Range Stretch Think Well]
Maybe it will be a great thing when the Baby Boomers finally die out. In real life, it's not a matter of the good guys or the bad guys. Rather, it's big numbers and small numbers that do the counting.
[ Baby Bad Big Boomers Counting Die Finally Good Great Guys Life Matter Maybe Numbers Out Rather Real Small Thing Will]
Ten years ago I was not heavily involved in the film world but on reflection it was a boom time with the mineral boom happening, so there was immense growth for industrial training films, documentaries to do with the mining, and the outback world.
[ Ago Boom Documentaries Film Films Growth Happening Heavily Immense Industrial Involved Mineral Mining Reflection Ten Time Training World Years]
When I first saw Jo, I said boom, that was it, because I'm a one-woman man.
[ Because Boom First Jo Man Said Saw]
After all those years in Asia, I don't have to do promotion anymore. We just release a Jackie Chan movie and - Boom! - people go.
[ After Anymore Asia Boom Chan Go Jackie Just Movie Promotion Release Those Years]
Love is the big booming beat which covers up the noise of hate.
[ Beat Big Booming Covers Hate Love Noise Up Which]
Australian SF book publishing has undergone a boom recently, and sometimes it's easier for new writers to sell a book to a local publisher first, which then makes a US edition more likely.
[ Australian Book Boom Easier Edition First Likely Local Makes More New Publisher Publishing Recently Sell Sf Sometimes Then Undergone Us Which Writers]
Today there are about 40 million retirees receiving benefits; by the time all the baby boomers have retired, there will be more than 72 million retirees drawing Social Security benefits.
[ Baby Benefits Boomers Drawing Million More Receiving Retired Retirees Security Social Than Time Today Will]
Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county. The U.S. has more costs of litigation per person than any other industrialized nation in the world, and it is crippling our economy. Legal
[ Any Booming Costs County Crippling Economy Frivolous Industrialized Lawsuits Litigation More Nation Other Our Per Person Than World]
We had a booming stock market in 1929 and then went into the world's greatest depression. We have a booming stock market in 1999. Will the bubble somehow burst, and then we enter depression? Well, some things are not different. Finance
[ Booming Bubble Burst Depression Different Enter Greatest Had Into Market Some Somehow Stock Then Things Well Went Will World]
I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike. And judging, frankly. Constantly judging.
[ Always Boom Constantly Ear Frankly Judging Listening Mike Watching]
Make your goals big and broad enough so that they never become answered prayers and boomerang to curse you.
[ Answered Become Big Boomerang Broad Curse Enough Goals Make Never Prayers Your]
Today, Medicare provides health insurance to about 40 million seniors and disabled individuals each year. The number is only expected to grow as the baby boomers begin retiring.
[ Baby Begin Boomers Disabled Each Expected Grow Health Individuals Insurance Medicare Million Number Only Provides Retiring Seniors Today Year]
And you know, the baby boomers are getting older, and those off the rack clothes are just not fitting right any longer, and so, tailor-made suits are coming back into fashion. Fitness
[ Any Baby Back Boomers Clothes Coming Fashion Fitting Getting Into Just Know Longer Off Older Rack Right Suits Those]
I've made three musical movies which is pretty good considering that not many are made but I was lucky in other ways. I came along when independent movies were starting to boom.
[ Along Boom Came Considering Good Independent Lucky Made Many Movies Musical Other Pretty Starting Three Ways Were Which]
And it's interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right - they were just wrong in time.
[ Adoption Advertising Boom Broadband During E-Commerce Interesting Internet Just Look Made Peak Predictions Right Time Traffic Were Wrong]
There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic, that's spreading through the Baby Boom Generation, which has suddenly discovered that it will have to provide for its own retirement.
[ Approaching Baby Boom Discovered Fear Generation Kind Own Panic Provide Retirement Spreading Suddenly Through Which Will]
Poverty is a solved problem - all they have to do is abolish taxes and regulations which cripple those intelligent, capable, and responsible men and women and destroy their productive capacity, then stand back and watch the economy boom.
[ Abolish Back Boom Capable Capacity Cripple Destroy Economy Intelligent Men Poverty Problem Productive Regulations Responsible Solved Stand Taxes Their Then Those Watch Which Women]
I suppose everyone tells little white lies. Quite often they're necessary to make someone feel better or prevent feelings from being hurt. Whoppers? No, that's dangerous and they'll boomerang.
[ Being Better Boomerang Dangerous Everyone Feel Feelings Hurt Lies Little Make Necessary Often Prevent Quite Someone Suppose Tells White]
And so Fannie Mae produces very strong results for investors in - when interest rates are high and when interest rates are low, in recession and during booms.
[ During High Interest Investors Low Mae Produces Rates Recession Results Strong Very]
Nevada once again has shown double digit increases in tax revenue... Nevada continues to show economic stability with its desirable business climate and booming tourism sector.
[ Again Booming Business Climate Continues Desirable Double Economic Increases Nevada Once Revenue Sector Show Shown Stability Tax Tourism]
I loved Rent when I first heard it, but it grew on me and so did Tick, Tick... Boom. Some songs are more interesting than others and sometimes the ones that never stood out at first end up being the best to perform.
[ Being Best Boom Did End First Grew Heard Interesting Loved More Never Ones Others Out Perform Rent Some Sometimes Songs Stood Than Tick Up]
The jazz boom was goin' on then so there was a lot happenin' in New York at that time.
[ Boom Goin Jazz Lot New Then Time York]
From a technical point of view, there seemed to me to be absolutely no reason why - with the existing technology - we couldn't do very high quality audio, because whereas the boom in digital graphics is ongoing, the boom in digital audio has already happened.
[ Absolutely Already Audio Because Boom Digital Existing Graphics Happened High Ongoing Point Quality Reason Seemed Technical Technology Very View Whereas Why]
People were more interested in the phenomena than the art itself. This, combined with the growing interest in collecting art as an investment and the resultant boom in the art market, made it a difficult time for a young artist to remain sincere without becoming cynical.
[ Art Artist Becoming Boom Collecting Combined Cynical Difficult Growing Interest Interested Investment Itself Made Market More Phenomena Remain Resultant Sincere Than Time Were Without Young]
For the baby boomer generation, a home is now seen not as the cornerstone of advancement but a ball and chain, restricting their ability and their mobility to move and seek out a job at another location.
[ Ability Advancement Another Baby Ball Chain Cornerstone Generation Home Job Location Mobility Move Now Out Restricting Seek Seen Their]
The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy.
[ Accuracy Astounding Deeds Game Later Life Our Return Sooner Thoughts Us Words]
The boomers' biggest impact will be on eliminating the term 'retirement' and inventing a new stage of life... the new career arc.
[ Arc Biggest Boomers Career Eliminating Impact Inventing Life New Retirement Stage Term Will]
I was just going at this career - boom, boom, boom! Then all of a sudden, at 38, Oh, my God - I forgot to get married!
[ Boom Career Forgot Get God Going Just Married Oh Sudden Then]
I think the dot-com boom and bust represented the end of the beginning. The industry is more mature today.
[ Beginning Boom Bust Dot-Com End Industry Mature More Represented Think Today]
But baseball bounced back in the next decade to reclaim its place as the national pastime: new heroes, spirited competition, and booming prosperity gave birth to dreams of expansion, both within the major leagues and around the world.
[ Around Back Baseball Birth Booming Both Bounced Competition Decade Dreams Expansion Gave Heroes Leagues Major National New Next Pastime Place Prosperity Reclaim Spirited Within World]
I mean, I guess I started during the comedy boom, so it was literally like, on Sunday you could decide you wanted to be a comic, and on Monday, you could be on stage.
[ Boom Comedy Comic Could Decide During Guess Literally Mean Monday Stage Started Sunday Wanted]
My generation had to be taken seriously because we were stopping things and burning things. We were able to initiate change, because we had such vast numbers. We were part of the baby boom, and when we moved, everything moved with us.
[ Able Baby Because Boom Burning Change Everything Generation Had Initiate Moved Numbers Part Seriously Stopping Such Taken Things Us Vast Were]
War can really cause no economic boom, at least not directly, since an increase in wealth never does result from destruction of goods.
[ Boom Cause Destruction Directly Does Economic Goods Increase Least Never Really Result Since War Wealth]
During the 1990s, San Francisco lived through one of the most intense economic booms of its history.
[ During Economic Francisco History Intense Lived Most San Through]
The rapid growth in many of our suburbs has spawned a booming construction industry eager to hire low wage immigrants who gladly fill these jobs, many of them happy to be paid in cash, free of federal and state taxes.
[ Booming Cash Construction Eager Federal Fill Free Gladly Growth Happy Hire Immigrants Industry Jobs Low Many Our Paid Rapid Spawned State Suburbs Taxes Them These Wage]
Small business in America is booming. The job creator in America, small business, is absolutely moving ahead.
[ Absolutely Ahead America Booming Business Creator Job Moving Small]
Every year, I have to spend another hour working out. Pretty soon I'll be spending eight hours working out just to fit in the costume. I have the feeling that the minute I stop doing the character, boom, Roseanne Barr.
[ Another Boom Character Costume Doing Eight Every Feeling Fit Hour Hours Just Minute Out Pretty Roseanne Soon Spend Spending Stop Working Year]