Quotations that match 'candidates'.

If God had wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates.
[ Candidates Given God Had Us Vote Wanted Would]
Presidential candidates don't chew gum.
[ Candidates Chew Gum Presidential]
I don't think voters give a hoot about the character of their political advisors, except to the extent that character reflects on the candidates.
[ Advisors Candidates Character Except Extent Give Hoot Political Reflects Their Think Voters]
But when I was selected, after my very first tour of squadron duty, to become one of the youngest candidates for the test pilot school, I began to realize, maybe you are a little bit better.
[ After Become Began Better Bit Candidates Duty First Little Maybe Pilot Realize School Selected Squadron Test Tour Very Youngest]
The candidates we have in this campaign are... the most accomplished, in terms of public service, that we've had since 1960. One of them will be successful.
[ Accomplished Campaign Candidates Had Most Public Service Since Successful Terms Them Will]
The reason that minorities and women don't have a better shot at getting elected to the Senate or to statewide office is because the campaign finance rules are so skewed as to make it very difficult for non-traditional candidates to raise the money necessary to get elected.
[ Because Better Campaign Candidates Difficult Elected Finance Get Getting Make Minorities Money Necessary Office Raise Reason Rules Senate Shot Skewed Very Women]
Naming a transition team varies with the intentions of the candidate; some candidates have been careful to name a transition team as much as a year in advance.
[ Advance Been Candidate Candidates Careful Intentions Much Name Naming Some Team Transition Varies Year]
As a head-hunter I get a lot of satisfaction from seeing my candidates do well and therefore my clients happy. I want to work with clients more as a partner than simply a head-hunter.
[ Candidates Clients Get Happy Lot More Partner Satisfaction Seeing Simply Than Therefore Want Well Work]
Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination.
[ Ambitious Bill Bush Candidates Central Clean Clinton Competing Democratic Election General Get Hillary Idea Minds Nomination Out Primaries Proceed Re-Elected Their Use]
That's what my Dad always told me, on the ballot, they should always have a third choice, like none of the above, then if enough people picked that, they'd have to get new candidates.
[ Above Always Ballot Candidates Choice Dad Enough Get New None Picked Should Then Third Told]
The law requires a paper towel ad to be scrupulously honest, but allows political candidates to lie without reproach. What's wrong with this picture?
[ Ad Allows Candidates Honest Law Lie Paper Picture Political Reproach Requires Towel Without Wrong]
The preparatory education of candidates for knighthood was long and arduous.
[ Arduous Candidates Education Knighthood Long Preparatory]
There aren't many strong or charismatic candidates today, because many people can't withstand the scrutiny.
[ Because Candidates Charismatic Many Scrutiny Strong Today Withstand]
The candidates before you know that the IFP has set up a system of deployed IFP national and provincial leaders who are not only monitoring the performance of candidates during these elections but will also do so after these elections.
[ After Also Before Candidates Deployed During Elections Know Leaders Monitoring National Only Performance Provincial Set System These Up Will]
When you become active in the system and communicate to your representatives, and they don't vote in accordance with your values, your responsibility is to support candidates who will.
[ Accordance Active Become Candidates Communicate Representatives Responsibility Support System Values Vote Will Your]
Which one of the three candidates would you want your daughter to marry?
[ Candidates Daughter Marry Three Want Which Would Your]
Race to race, the Republicans are putting up candidates that are quite far out of the mainstream in terms of should we have passed the Civil Rights Act or does Social Security need to exist.
[ Act Candidates Civil Does Exist Far Mainstream Need Out Passed Putting Quite Race Republicans Rights Security Should Social Terms Up]
And the political system is changing rapidly in this country, and we better realize that. The elephants or donkeys are not what younger people look to. They look at individual candidates' philosophy, and I think it's a different time and a different generation.
[ Better Candidates Changing Country Different Elephants Generation Individual Look Philosophy Political Rapidly Realize System Think Time Younger]
Well, first of all, I think that a lot of the voters who are voting for the tea party candidates have really good impulses. That is, they believe that for years and years and years, the people with wealth and power or government power have done well and ordinary people have not. That's true.
[ Believe Candidates Done First Good Government Impulses Lot Ordinary Party Power Really Tea Think True Voters Voting Wealth Well Years]
In New York, we had primary elections for mayor. To improve their chances, all five candidates changed their name to Rudy Giuliani.
[ Candidates Chances Changed Elections Five Had Improve Mayor Name New Primary Their York]
The news is what it is. It's going to be good, it's going to be positive, it's going to be negative. It's going to have all sorts of effects on candidates always.
[ Always Candidates Effects Going Good Negative News Positive Sorts]
I haven't got the slightest idea how to change people, but still I keep a long list of prospective candidates just in case I should ever figure it out.
[ Candidates Case Change Ever Figure Got Haven How Idea Just Keep List Long Out Prospective Should Slightest Still]
It is my express wish that in awarding the prizes no consideration be given to the nationality of the candidates, but that the most worthy shall receive the prize, whether he be Scandinavian or not.
[ Candidates Consideration Express Given Most Nationality Prize Prizes Receive Scandinavian Shall Whether Wish Worthy]
If the gods had intended for people to vote, they would have given us candidates.
[ Candidates Given Gods Had Intended Us Vote Would]
Women tend to give political candidates only about 10 percent of what males give, and males give women candidates only 10 percent of what they give to males.
[ Candidates Give Males Only Percent Political Tend Women]
Our party for the longest time has relied on the votes of white guys. I think that all of these candidates are going to improve our party, our policies, and our nation.
[ Candidates Going Guys Improve Longest Nation Our Party Policies Relied These Think Time Votes White]
There are Americans will find it difficult to believe that the Prime Minister can simply impose candidates on ridings, and can so efficiently move individuals out of private life and into the Cabinet with virtually no resort to the electorate.
[ Americans Believe Cabinet Candidates Difficult Efficiently Electorate Find Impose Individuals Into Life Minister Move Out Prime Private Resort Simply Virtually Will]
I consider my voice to be a centrist moderate voice among the nine Democratic candidates.
[ Among Candidates Centrist Consider Democratic Moderate Nine Voice]
I don't think the American people, if you look historically, elect angry candidates.
[ American Angry Candidates Elect Historically Look Think]
I said during the course of the campaign I didn't like it and I don't like the idea of having an opponent's picture on your ads and it would be nice to see candidates sign a pledge like that.
[ Ads Campaign Candidates Course During Having Idea Nice Opponent Picture Pledge Said See Sign Would Your]
The Moon and Mars were the two most likely candidates for life in the solar system; what exists beyond our solar system is mere guesswork.
[ Beyond Candidates Exists Life Likely Mars Mere Moon Most Our Solar System Two Were]
Newt Gingrich had to work hard - getting Republican candidates to sign the Contract with America - to nationalize the election that swept Republicans to victory in 1994. A Democratic anti-Tea Party campaign would do that for the Republicans - nationalize the election, gratis - in 2010.
[ America Campaign Candidates Contract Democratic Election Getting Gingrich Had Hard Newt Party Republican Republicans Sign Swept Victory Work Would]
Regarding the Hall of Fame, when they decided I was going to be one of the possible candidates, when I heard that, I was so thrilled. You're always hoping for something like that.
[ Always Candidates Decided Fame Going Hall Heard Hoping Possible Regarding Something Thrilled]
I guess you'd call me an independent, since I've never identified myself with one party or another in politics. I always decide my vote by taking as careful a look as I can at the actual candidates and issues themselves, no matter what the party label.
[ Actual Always Another Call Candidates Careful Decide Guess Identified Independent Issues Label Look Matter Myself Never Party Politics Since Taking Themselves Vote]
We tend to prefer candidates that don't talk about us one way in Scranton and another way in San Francisco.
[ Another Candidates Francisco Prefer San Talk Tend Us Way]
Because liberalism typically doesn't sell in American presidential politics, liberal candidates tend to run as culturally conservative centrists.
[ American Because Candidates Conservative Culturally Liberal Liberalism Politics Presidential Run Sell Tend Typically]
Local television and local TV news isn't telling the voters about local candidates.
[ Candidates Local News Television Telling Tv Voters]
In politics there are some candidates who use change to promote their careers, and then there are those like John McCain who use their careers to promote change.
[ Candidates Careers Change John Mccain Politics Promote Some Their Then Those Use]
You have had presidential candidates over the last 30 years who would have had a very hard time getting nominated under the old system. One example is John Kennedy.
[ Candidates Example Getting Had Hard John Kennedy Last Nominated Old Over Presidential System Time Under Very Would Years]
Newt changed the frame of reference of all of our candidates. That's why we won so big in 1994.
[ Big Candidates Changed Frame Newt Our Reference Why Won]
This is about these particular candidates in this particular year. That's what motivates me.
[ Candidates Motivates Particular These Year]
During the election in 1989, there was the first Soviet election with alternative candidates to local government. I myself arranged special training for them.
[ Alternative Arranged Candidates During Election First Government Local Myself Soviet Special Them Training]
The increase in straight-ticket party voting in recent years means that competitive congressional races can tip one way or the other depending on the showing of the candidates at the top of the ticket.
[ Candidates Competitive Congressional Depending Increase Means Other Party Races Recent Showing Ticket Tip Top Voting Way Years]
The final ballots represent players, managers, executives and builders who are top-tier candidates and worthy of review for consideration for election to the Hall of Fame.
[ Ballots Builders Candidates Consideration Election Executives Fame Final Hall Managers Players Represent Review Worthy]
The Republican Party is not in the hands of the Jewish lobby in America as the Democratic Party must look quite often to Jewish money to finance candidates.
[ America Candidates Democratic Finance Hands Jewish Lobby Look Money Must Often Party Quite Republican]
There is a real diversity of talent and background on the A list so as to better reflect our society in all walks. There are people who have been candidates before, Councillors, Doctors, business leaders, charity campaigners.
[ Background Been Before Better Business Candidates Charity Diversity Doctors Leaders List Our Real Reflect Society Talent Walks]
I think that our primary concern is that the membership in our industry become active. I'm not talking about the candidates being active. I'm talking about the few hundred thousand people who work in the industry around the United States.
[ Active Around Become Being Candidates Concern Few Hundred Industry Membership Our Primary States Talking Think Thousand United Work]
I am committed to ensure that our 2008 Republican presidential candidates forthrightly address issues of importance to the African-American community.
[ Address African-American Am Candidates Committed Community Ensure Forthrightly Importance Issues Our Presidential Republican]
Several amendments should be made to the primary and general election laws to improve them, but such changes must in no way interfere with a full and free expression of the people's choice in naming the candidates to be voted on at general elections.
[ Amendments Candidates Changes Choice Election Elections Expression Free Full General Improve Interfere Laws Made Must Naming Primary Several Should Such Them Voted Way]
Columbia Law School men were being drafted, and suddenly women who had done well in college were considered acceptable candidates for the vacant seats.
[ Acceptable Being Candidates College Columbia Considered Done Drafted Had Law Men School Seats Suddenly Vacant Well Were Women]
Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in.
[ Articles Candidates Day Each Election Faith Gang Making Many Much New Nothing Other Out Party Past Rascals Save Sitting Speeches Spend Steals Time Turn]
When you make the judgement as a network that there are only three candidates, you are censoring points of view.
[ Candidates Censoring Judgement Make Network Only Points Three View]
I think the President himself is a remarkably intelligent, decent, ethical man. I think he did very well, but I think the job builds up over expectations which all candidates contribute to including this President that simply cannot be fulfilled.
[ Builds Candidates Cannot Contribute Decent Did Ethical Expectations Fulfilled Himself Including Intelligent Job Man Over President Remarkably Simply Think Up Very Well Which]
Newt Gingrich's job to capture the Congress was to give Republican candidates an edge and a distinction from their Democratic opponent. That required a very high profile, some very strong language.
[ Candidates Capture Congress Democratic Distinction Edge Gingrich Give High Job Language Newt Opponent Profile Republican Required Some Strong Their Very]
It is critical that Democratic candidates, whether they are in New Jersey, or Virginia, or anywhere, emphasize the fact that we can be trusted, and can bring fiscal integrity to our state, local, and national government.
[ Anywhere Bring Candidates Critical Democratic Emphasize Fact Fiscal Government Integrity Jersey Local National New Our State Trusted Virginia Whether]
They didn't know anything about the candidates and things of that sort. So they needed guidance. And that league was very instrumental in directing the people in the direction to go.
[ Anything Candidates Directing Direction Go Guidance Instrumental Know League Needed Sort Things Very]
Candidates don't have to deal with reality. They talk about the wonderful things they can accomplish as if advocating them is the same as achieving them. They live in a world of political make-believe in which everything from reconciling conflicting interests to paying for costly programs is easy.
[ Accomplish Achieving Advocating Candidates Conflicting Costly Deal Easy Everything Interests Live Make-Believe Paying Political Programs Reality Same Talk Them Things Which Wonderful World]
The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal that you can gather votes like box tops is, I think, the ultimate indignity to the democratic process.
[ Box Breakfast Candidates Cereal Democratic Gather High Idea Indignity Merchandise Office Process Think Tops Ultimate Votes]
I think that candidates who have pending cases of blood crimes and economic crimes must be definitely banned.
[ Banned Blood Candidates Cases Crimes Definitely Economic Must Pending Think]
The mainstream media has chosen their candidates and their issues, and they're not the same as the GOP's. They are going to be painted as the bad guys.
[ Bad Candidates Chosen Going Guys Issues Mainstream Media Painted Same Their]
It was important for us to be as supportive as our candidates and as our incumbent senators would have us be.
[ Candidates Important Incumbent Our Senators Supportive Us Would]
I think the Democratic Party has picked a lot of the wrong candidates, the kind that Middle America, or people who are more down the middle and more rational, can't side with. I think that's been the problem.
[ America Been Candidates Democratic Down Kind Lot Middle More Party Picked Problem Rational Side Think Wrong]
It's important not to limit the amount of their own money that candidates can spend, but to give other people access to enough money to run competitive races.
[ Access Amount Candidates Competitive Enough Give Important Limit Money Other Own Races Run Spend Their]
My main objective is to prepare candidates for professional baseball; however, the majority of our graduates will go home as much better qualified amateurs.
[ Amateurs Baseball Better Candidates Go Graduates Home However Main Majority Much Objective Our Prepare Professional Qualified Will]
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates.
[ Candidates Evaluating Far Important Leadership Most Officeholders Perceived Research Shown Style Thing Voters]
Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates. Politics
[ Apparently Candidates Cost Democracy Elections Great Held Interchangeable Issues Numerous Place Where Without]
Our original idea was to help three or four hundred candidates in the first election run for the Ohio State legislature and the California legislature around the country.
[ Around California Candidates Country Election First Four Help Hundred Idea Legislature Ohio Original Our Run State Three]
All of the candidates agree that the Democratic Party needs to undergo fundamental reforms.
[ Agree Candidates Democratic Fundamental Needs Party Reforms Undergo]
After saying yes to Turkey, the EU is having difficulty finding clear and consistent grounds for saying no to other, still more remote candidates - but being in the general vicinity of Europe does seem to be a continuing requirement.
[ After Being Candidates Clear Consistent Continuing Difficulty Does Eu Europe Finding General Grounds Having More Other Remote Requirement Saying Seem Still Turkey Vicinity Yes]
Politics, where fat, bald, disagreeable men, unable to be candidates themselves, teach a president how to act on a public stage.
[ Act Bald Candidates Disagreeable Fat How Men Politics President Public Stage Teach Themselves Unable Where]
I think the legacy of the civil rights movement is that now whites are more open to being represented by people of color or people who are women or, again, non-traditional candidates.
[ Again Being Candidates Civil Color Legacy More Movement Now Open Represented Rights Think Whites Women]
Nobody understood better than Mr. Lincoln the obvious truth that in politics it does not suffice merely to nominate candidates. Something must also be done to elect them.
[ Also Better Candidates Does Done Elect Lincoln Merely Mr Must Nobody Nominate Obvious Politics Something Suffice Than Them Truth Understood]
God has called us to be His representatives in our nation and in our world. Select candidates who represent your views and work for their election.
[ Called Candidates Election God His Nation Our Represent Representatives Select Their Us Views Work World Your]
It is evidently necessary to generate and test candidates for solutions in some systematic manner.
[ Candidates Evidently Generate Manner Necessary Solutions Some Systematic Test]
It will be about which candidate, which of the two candidates remaining, is best suited to make a positive difference in the lives of North Carolina families, and I submit to each of you tonight that I am that candidate and Elizabeth Dole is not.
[ Am Best Candidate Candidates Carolina Difference Dole Each Elizabeth Families Lives Make North Positive Remaining Submit Suited Tonight Two Which Will]
The Court made an exception, however, in the case of candidates contributing to their own campaigns because of the rather reasonable presumption that a candidate is incapable of corrupting himself.
[ Because Campaigns Candidate Candidates Case Contributing Corrupting Court Exception Himself However Incapable Made Own Presumption Rather Reasonable Their]
The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can gather votes like box tops - is, I think, the ultimate indignity to the democratic process. Politics
[ Box Breakfast Candidates Cereal Democratic Gather High Idea Indignity Merchandise Office Process Think Tops Ultimate Votes]
Looking at female candidates today, other women are the hardest on them, especially older women who were brought up in a different culture.
[ Brought Candidates Culture Different Especially Female Hardest Looking Older Other Them Today Up Were Women]
Women candidates have two unique problems. They have trouble raising money and being taken seriously by the media.
[ Being Candidates Media Money Problems Raising Seriously Taken Trouble Two Unique Women]
He has selected from a group of overwhelming candidates. This candidate was nominated to the Supreme Court because of his extremely overwhelming qualifications.
[ Because Candidate Candidates Court Extremely Group His Nominated Overwhelming Qualifications Selected Supreme]
Much of what candidates have to do is raise money and appeal to constituencies or interest groups that can provide that money.
[ Appeal Candidates Constituencies Groups Interest Money Much Provide Raise]
The Democratic Party, all the candidates from Washington, they all know each other, they all move in the same circles, and what I'm doing is breaking into the country club.
[ Breaking Candidates Circles Club Country Democratic Doing Each Into Know Move Other Party Same Washington]
It's nice to have a lot of people in the field. Independent, third party, Libertarian, Reform and other party candidates can do what they want to do. I welcome them to the race.
[ Candidates Field Independent Libertarian Lot Nice Other Party Race Reform Them Third Want Welcome]