Authors that match 'brink'.

Christie Brinkley American Model (1954-)
David Brinkley American Journalist (1920-2003)

Quotations that match 'brink'.

We might be on the brink of an apocalypse if, instead of poor people with suicide bombs killing middle class guys, middle-class people with suicide bombs started killing rich guys. Bruce Sterling
[ Apocalypse Bombs Brink Class Guys Instead Killing Middle Middle-Class Might Poor Rich Started Suicide]
The ability to get to the verge without getting into the war is the necessary art. If you try to run away from it, if you are scared to go to the brink, you are lost. John Foster Dulles
[ Ability Art Away Brink Get Getting Go Into Lost Necessary Run Scared Try Verge War Without]
We're on the cusp, on the brink, of enormous change in this country. Jennifer Granholm
[ Brink Change Country Cusp Enormous]
One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
[ Age Brink Forgetting Grave Keeps Old Up Very]
I feel like a person living on the brink of a volcano crater. Agnes Smedley
[ Brink Crater Feel Living Person Volcano]
We walked to the brink and we looked it in the face. John Foster Dulles
[ Brink Face Looked Walked]
Our government leaders... have made many mistakes in the past when they have lost sight of the sacred American values rooted in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. We are at the brink of even graver mistakes and assaults on these values. Samuel Dash
[ American Assaults Brink Constitution Declaration Even Government Graver Independence Leaders Lost Made Many Mistakes Our Past Rooted Sacred Sight These Values]
Life has become terribly insecure. It's on the vortex of civil war. It's difficult to know how America will bring it back from the brink and build up good will. Jon Lee Anderson
[ America Back Become Bring Brink Build Civil Difficult Good How Insecure Know Life Terribly Up Vortex War Will]
No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure. Napoleon Hill
[ Achieved Brink Did Ever Failure Find Foot Hanging Himself Least Man Other Over Success Time Well]
David Brinkley was an icon of modern broadcast journalism, a brilliant writer who could say in a few words what the country needed to hear during times of crisis, tragedy and triumph. Tom Brokaw
[ Brilliant Broadcast Could Country Crisis David During Few Hear Icon Journalism Modern Needed Say Times Tragedy Triumph Words Writer]
'm thrilled to be joining the incredible team at ABC News. Being asked to anchor 'This Week' and the superb tradition started by David Brinkley, is a tremendous and rare honor, and I look forward to discussing the great domestic and international issues of the day. Christiane Amanpour
[ Abc Anchor Asked Being David Day Discussing Domestic Forward Great Honor Incredible International Issues Joining Look News Rare Started Superb Team Thrilled Tradition Tremendous Week]
When there were fears about the future of this nation's older cities... when a few of the cities teetered on the brink of bankruptcy, all eyes were focused on Chicago for contrast. Jane Byrne
[ Bankruptcy Brink Chicago Cities Contrast Eyes Fears Few Focused Future Nation Older Were]
The middle class is teetering on the brink of collapse just as surely as AIG was in the fall of 2009 - only this time, it's not just one giant insurance company (and its banking counterparties) facing disaster, it's tens of millions of hardworking Americans who played by the rules. Arianna Huffington
[ Americans Banking Brink Class Collapse Company Disaster Facing Fall Giant Hardworking Insurance Just Middle Millions Only Played Rules Surely Tens Time]
Without an advocate for the poor, without a new state of mind in America, the country lies on the brink of anarchy. Louis Farrakhan
[ Advocate America Anarchy Brink Country Lies Mind New Poor State Without]
The house seemed so empty without him. And I thought about the life we'd been building together for all that time. I realized I was on the brink of losing it all. It just scared me into reality. Hunter Tylo
[ Been Brink Building Empty Him House Into Just Life Losing Reality Realized Scared Seemed Thought Time Together Without]
If I had my way, if I was lucky enough, if I could be on the brink my entire life - that great sense of expectation and excitement without the disappointment - that would be the perfect state. Cate Blanchett
[ Brink Could Disappointment Enough Entire Excitement Expectation Great Had Life Lucky Perfect Sense State Way Without Would]
Because someone stole Gregory Peck's star on Hollywood Blvd., I have hired a Brink's guard to protect my star! Rip Taylor
[ Because Brink Gregory Guard Hired Hollywood Peck Protect Someone Star Stole]
If I drive myself to the brink of my ability, then I don't get stale or bored. Dean Koontz
[ Ability Bored Brink Drive Get Myself Stale Then]
This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind's best thoughts, and my soul's triumph over the powers of darkness. Isaac Mayer Wise
[ Best Book Brink Composed Conceived Constructed Contains Darkness Despair Grief Mind Over Powers Sorrow Soul Thoughts Triumph]
My errors will point to thinking men the various roads, and will teach them the great art of treading on the brink of the precipice without falling into it. Giacomo Casanova
[ Art Brink Errors Falling Great Into Men Point Precipice Roads Teach Them Thinking Treading Various Will Without]
People like me who were engaging in brinkmanship with the party economic bosses and the open dissidents who were being arrested were pursuing a common goal in different ways. Vaclav Klaus
[ Arrested Being Bosses Common Different Dissidents Economic Engaging Goal Open Party Pursuing Ways Were]
I will always vote what I have promised, and always vote the Constitution, as well as I will not vote for one single penny that isn't paid for, because debt is the monster, debt is what's going to eat us up and that is why our economy is on the brink. Ron Paul
[ Always Because Brink Constitution Debt Eat Economy Going Monster Our Paid Penny Promised Single Up Us Vote Well Why Will]