Quotations that match 'chair'.

While armchair travelers dream of going places, traveling armchairs dream of staying put. Anne Tyler
[ Armchair Dream Going Places Put Staying Travelers Traveling While]
There's a little vanity chair that Charlie gave me the first Christmas we knew each other. I'll not be parting with that, nor our bed - the four-poster - I'll be needing that to die in. Helen Hayes
[ Bed Chair Charlie Christmas Die Each First Gave Knew Little Needing Nor Other Our Parting Vanity]
I had something called the back of the chair test. Where I sit, we don't sit like you and I do. I can see a sliver right behind them and they come out and they sit like this like god students and they don't touch the back of the chair. James Lipton
[ Back Behind Called Chair Come God Had Out Right See Sit Sliver Something Students Test Them Touch Where]
In the summer of 1965 I was invited to join Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and returned to academic life as professor with the added responsibility of becoming also Department Chairman. George Andrew Olah
[ Academic Added Also Becoming Chairman Cleveland Department Invited Join Life Ohio Professor Reserve Responsibility Returned Summer University Western]
He opened up the tent where I was actually literally bent over a chair getting my crack touched up and I turned around and said, 'don't come in here Bryan, you don't need to be seeing this!' and he said, 'ooh, you need some white wine.' He handed me a glass of wine. Rebecca Romijn
[ Actually Around Bent Bryan Chair Come Crack Getting Glass Handed Here Literally Need Ooh Opened Over Said Seeing Some Tent Touched Turned Up Where White Wine]
That's right, fall in one pit and start over from the beginning! Well, thankfully my buddies practically tied me to my chair until I put in extra lives and I'm glad they did. David Crane
[ Beginning Buddies Chair Did Extra Fall Glad Lives Over Pit Practically Put Right Start Thankfully Tied Until Well]
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue. Henri Matisse
[ Armchair Art Balance Calming Depressing Devoid Dream Fatigue Good Influence Matter Mind Physical Provides Purity Rather Relaxation Serenity Soothing Subject Troubling Which]
I limited myself to introduce a change in my way of thinking and the way I see things. When I look at my child, I do it in a different way then when I'm contemplating a chair. They are different... the child is a living being, and the chair is an object. Meg Tilly
[ Being Chair Change Child Contemplating Different Introduce Limited Living Look Myself Object See Then Things Thinking Way]
Double-digit inflation is a terrible thing - and it got up to 14 or 15 percent on a monthly basis for a while, shortly after I became chairman of the Fed. Paul A. Volcker
[ After Basis Became Chairman Double-Digit Fed Got Inflation Monthly Percent Shortly Terrible Thing Up While]
Nature is by and large to be found out of doors, a location where, it cannot be argued, there are never enough comfortable chairs. Fran Lebowitz
[ Argued Cannot Chairs Comfortable Doors Enough Found Large Location Nature Never Out Where]
Haven't you felt a peculiar sort of worry about the chair in your living room that no one sits in? Nicholson Baker
[ Chair Felt Haven Living Peculiar Room Sits Sort Worry Your]
When I read that the British army had landed thirty-two thousand troops - and I had realized, not very long before, that Philadelphia only had thirty thousand people in it - it practically lifted me out of my chair. David McCullough
[ Army Before British Chair Had Landed Lifted Long Only Out Philadelphia Practically Read Realized Thirty Thirty-Two Thousand Troops Very]
I can remember feeling very angry, and saying no! I can do it myself! From that point of view it was very emotional for me to get myself to the point to sit in the chair and be "up". Gregory Hines
[ Angry Chair Emotional Feeling Get Myself Point Remember Saying Sit Up Very View]
And we invested three hundred thousand dollars, became the lead investor and I became Chairman of the Board of Scientific Data Systems, as I was at Intel for a while. Arthur Rock
[ Became Board Chairman Data Dollars Hundred Intel Invested Investor Lead Scientific Systems Thousand Three While]
If you lived the doubles, as I did, which was very stressful, you are sitting down in a chair experiencing a match without being able to hold a racquet in your hands. Guy Forget
[ Able Being Chair Did Doubles Down Experiencing Hands Hold Lived Match Sitting Stressful Very Which Without Your]
Pell grants are the foundation of Federal student aid. As someone who attended college with the help of Pell grants and as chairman of the Pell Grant Caucus, I know how important they are for our Nation's low-income students. Ric Keller
[ Aid Attended Caucus Chairman College Federal Foundation Grant Grants Help How Important Know Low-Income Nation Our Pell Someone Student Students]
Well the most successful of course was this Polypropylene chair. Robin Day
[ Chair Course Most Successful Well]
When I was in China, Mao was Chairman, and parents were terrified to tell their children anything that differed from the party line in case the children repeated it and endangered the whole family. Jung Chang
[ Anything Case Chairman Children China Differed Endangered Family Line Mao Parents Party Repeated Tell Terrified Their Were Whole]
My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate, the latter part of the Wilson Administrations. He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army. Stuart Symington
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
Ever since I've become chairman, there have been profiles of me in People, George, The Washington Post, The Detroit News, and all of them could have been written by the same person. Julian Bond
[ Become Been Chairman Could Detroit Ever George News Person Post Profiles Same Since Them Washington Written]
Mr. Chairman, the price for continuing this war is too high, not only in budgetary terms, but in American lives, Iraqi civilian casualties blamed on America and in the steady increase in the terrorist ranks that this war is provoking around the globe. John Conyers
[ America American Around Blamed Budgetary Casualties Chairman Civilian Continuing Globe High Increase Iraqi Lives Mr Only Price Provoking Ranks Steady Terms Terrorist Too War]
During my 8 years as chairman, I had the privilege to peer into the future to see dynamic citizen astronauts returning to and from the heavens which we can expect in the future. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Astronauts Chairman Citizen During Dynamic Expect Future Had Heavens Into Peer Privilege Returning See Which Years]
I am a part of the political process whether the multinational forces are present or not. Politics is serving the people, not chairs and positions. Muqtada al Sadr
[ Am Chairs Forces Multinational Part Political Politics Positions Present Process Serving Whether]
One reason I left local news was that I was tired of the constant musical chairs among news directors. Jessica Savitch
[ Among Chairs Constant Directors Left Local Musical News Reason Tired]
I remember saying to the chairman after serving the first year, "Why are we doing this? Why don't the Hawaiians have control?" "Well, we have no mechanism to do it," I was told. Neil Abercrombie
[ After Chairman Control Doing First Mechanism Remember Saying Serving Told Well Why Year]
Fifteen years ago, while I was temporarily chairing meetings of pro-life leaders, I pleaded with the angry males to say no to interviews, and instead let beautiful pro-life women become the face for the movement. Marvin Olasky
[ Ago Angry Beautiful Become Face Fifteen Instead Interviews Leaders Males Meetings Movement Pleaded Pro-Life Say Temporarily While Women Years]
Now the Tombs, like the name says, are so horrible that they had to close it down. Today it doesn't exist and people go in the electric chair and all that. Gregory Corso
[ Chair Close Down Electric Exist Go Had Horrible Name Now Says Today Tombs]
I've been involved with Carnegie Hall for the last 13 years, and Chairman for the last six. I feel really good about what we've done growing our educational programs there, building a board that has made Carnegie Hall really a world-class institution. Sanford I. Weill
[ Been Board Building Carnegie Chairman Done Educational Feel Good Growing Hall Institution Involved Last Made Our Programs Really Six World-Class Years]
I'm a Southern girl. I like when they open the door and pull out a chair. I'm really into a man's man. Brooke Burns
[ Chair Door Girl Into Man Open Out Pull Really Southern]
You know the first time I sat in the chair I felt anything but up, it was very emotional for me. I had a chair in my hotel room, a chair at rehearsal, and I was trying to spend as much time as I could in the chair. Gregory Hines
[ Anything Chair Could Emotional Felt First Had Hotel Know Much Rehearsal Room Sat Spend Time Trying Up Very]
I was never Vice Chair of the Troops Out Movement. Peter Hain
[ Chair Movement Never Out Troops Vice]
My character had been in the chair for seven years. He had gone through his anger, depression, drug and alcohol abuse. He had gone through everything, now he was up, he was happy, he was filled with his dream. Gregory Hines
[ Abuse Alcohol Anger Been Chair Character Depression Dream Everything Filled Gone Had Happy His Now Seven Through Up Years]
You know, my role as Vice Chairman is a lot less tiring than playing matches every three days. Michel Patini
[ Chairman Days Every Know Less Lot Matches Playing Role Than Three Tiring Vice]
In the Seventies, a lot of executions via electric chair failed because of technical problems. Seed tells the true story of someone who survived and sought revenge. They buried him alive to make it seem he was dead. Uwe Boll
[ Alive Because Buried Chair Dead Electric Executions Failed Him Lot Make Problems Revenge Seed Seem Seventies Someone Sought Story Survived Technical Tells True Via]
When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs. Jean Kerr
[ Chairs Grandmothers Hear Necessary Think Today Word]
Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs, rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys, advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm, retreating to the corner of arm and knee, eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant brilliance of the Christmas tree. Frank Howard Clark
[ Advancing Alarm Arm Between Boldly Brilliance Chairs Christmas Corner Eager Falling Fragrant Grasping Kisses Knee Legs Moving Pleasure Reassured Retreating Rising Sudden Tables Take Taking Toys Tree]
It feels like my job is to support people. I support great artists. When I worked with a symphony, I sat in the third chair, not the first chair. Nile Rodgers
[ Artists Chair Feels First Great Job Sat Support Symphony Third Worked]
Some Republicans gave up on winning the African-American vote, looking the other way or trying to benefit politically from racial polarization. I am here today as the Republican chairman to tell you we were wrong. Ken Mehlman
[ African-American Am Benefit Chairman Gave Here Looking Other Polarization Politically Racial Republican Republicans Some Tell Today Trying Up Vote Way Were Winning Wrong]
Towards the end of 2003 it was hard to get through training - and the darkest point was when a doctor told me there was a possibility I could end up in a wheelchair. Jonah Lomu
[ Could Darkest Doctor End Get Hard Point Possibility Through Told Towards Training Up Wheelchair]
From 1966 to 1970 I served as Chairman of the New Haven City Plan Commission. James Tobin
[ Chairman City Commission Haven New Plan Served]
Women have a favorite room, men a favorite chair. Bern Williams
[ Chair Favorite Men Room Women]
I have never, honestly, thrown a chair in my life. Steve Ballmer
[ Chair Honestly Life Never Thrown]
I have reached a state in life where I can buy a whole house full of chairs and can bump into them until they are black and blue. Mercedes McCambridge
[ Black Blue Bump Buy Chairs Full House Into Life Reached State Them Until Where Whole]
I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison. W. C. Fields
[ Am Applied Chair Electricity Expert Father Occupied Prison State]
A vision of truth which does not call upon us to get out of our armchair - why, this is the desideratum of mankind. John Jay Chapman
[ Armchair Call Does Get Mankind Our Out Truth Upon Us Vision Which Why]
Don't you think you're just rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic? William Vickrey
[ Chairs Deck Just Rearranging Think Titanic]
Hell, I'm an old man. I'm 70 years old. I'm supposed to be sitting on a rocking chair watching the sunset. M. Emmet Walsh
[ Chair Hell Man Old Rocking Sitting Sunset Supposed Watching Years]
For me, the wheelchair symbolizes disability in a way a cane does not. Annette Funicello
[ Cane Disability Does Symbolizes Way Wheelchair]
Mr. Chairman, obviously a $60 million cut in the National Endowment for the Arts would be a disaster. Norm Dicks
[ Arts Chairman Cut Disaster Endowment Million Mr National Obviously Would]
Comfort rules. You want to be able to sit in a good chair comfortably for a few hours and be able to talk and enjoy a glass of wine. There's nothing worse than sitting in an uncomfortable chair. Amanda Pays
[ Able Chair Comfort Comfortably Enjoy Few Glass Good Hours Nothing Rules Sit Sitting Talk Than Uncomfortable Want Wine Worse]
The cure for crime is not the electric chair, but the high chair. J. Edgar Hoover
[ Chair Crime Cure Electric High]
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them. Stephen Fry
[ Action Because Being Cast Chair Coffee Enjoy Films Limit Love Machine Most Moving Them Watching]
Then I tried out for the Fontana High School drum line, in Riverside, and I did really well. I got second chair, and played snare in that drum line for three years. Travis Barker
[ Chair Did Drum Got High Line Out Played Really Riverside School Second Snare Then Three Tried Well Years]
Mr. Dingell is just plain Mr. Dingell. And when he gets to be chairman of the Commerce Committee, he doesn't let it go to his head. However, he thinks he would be a very, very good chairman. John Dingell
[ Chairman Commerce Committee Gets Go Good Head His However Just Mr Plain Thinks Very Would]
Pity? You don't want to be pitied because you're a cripple in a wheelchair? Stay in your house! Jerry Lewis
[ Because Cripple House Pitied Pity Stay Want Wheelchair Your]
Any man today who returns from work, sinks into a chair, and calls for his pipe is a man with an appetite for danger. Bill Cosby
[ Any Appetite Calls Chair Danger His Into Man Pipe Returns Sinks Today Work]
A house that does not have one warm, comfy chair in it is soulless. May Sarton
[ Chair Does House Soulless Warm]
The culture of the chairmanship is to be the dominant voice in the Fed. If you have a weak chairman... the markets could be very unsettled. David Jones
[ Chairman Could Culture Dominant Fed Markets Unsettled Very Voice Weak]
It was physically difficult, adjusting to wheelchair life, but I remember a great relief and happiness that I was finally getting somewhere, finding musicians to work with that were sympathetic. Robert Wyatt
[ Adjusting Difficult Finally Finding Getting Great Happiness Life Musicians Physically Relief Remember Somewhere Sympathetic Were Wheelchair Work]
If you really want to torture me, sit me in a room strapped to a chair and put Mariah Carey's records on. Cameron Diaz
[ Carey Chair Mariah Put Really Records Room Sit Strapped Torture Want]
Don't get yourself in certain circumstances or instances, because it's not a good feeling to be sitting in that chair where you've got 12 people that are in control of your life. You have an opportunity to be in control of your life for yourself by the decisions that you make. Puff Daddy
[ Because Certain Chair Circumstances Control Decisions Feeling Get Good Got Instances Life Make Opportunity Sitting Where Your Yourself]
I do remember that I was sitting in the make-up chair before the shoots for a commercial or film or other, and I thought: Sometime soon they are going to make a close-up of me and millions of people can see how many pimples I've got on my cheeks. Jonathan Brandis
[ Before Chair Cheeks Close-Up Commercial Film Going Got How Make Make-Up Many Millions Other Pimples Remember See Shoots Sitting Sometime Soon Thought]
The trick with computers I think, is to approach old and new things with the same reverence as you would like your favourite chair and not be seduced by the constant innovation otherwise you never do anything. Colin Greenwood
[ Anything Approach Chair Computers Constant Favourite Innovation Never New Old Otherwise Reverence Same Seduced Things Think Trick Would Your]
I was walking along and this chair came flying past me, and another, and another, and I thought, man, is this gonna be a good night. Liam Gallagher
[ Along Another Came Chair Flying Gonna Good Man Night Past Thought Walking]
Most people don't know who Ken Mehlman is. He's the chairman of the Republican Party, obviously, but what he's doing that Howard Dean isn't doing is spending a lot of time on the nuts and bolts of putting the party together. Susan Estrich
[ Bolts Chairman Dean Doing Howard Ken Know Lot Most Nuts Obviously Party Putting Republican Spending Time Together]
The gun lobby finds waiting periods inconvenient. You have only to ask my husband how inconvenient he finds his wheelchair from time to time. Sarah Brady
[ Ask Finds Gun His How Husband Inconvenient Lobby Only Periods Time Waiting Wheelchair]
We were lounging around in this beautiful house in LA, and I'm coming from NY, so sometimes when we weren't working I would just sit on those folding chairs. Maggie Gyllenhaal
[ Around Beautiful Chairs Coming Folding House Just La Ny Sit Sometimes Those Were Weren Working Would]
If the nineteenth century was the age of the editorial chair, ours is the century of the psychiatrist's couch. Marshall McLuhan
[ Age Century Chair Couch Editorial Nineteenth Ours Psychiatrist]
Her friends say she is very funny. At a family dinner, she stood to go, and the footman very properly pulled her chair away. At that moment I asked her a question and she sat down again, except there was no chair. Everyone, including the Queen, laughed and laughed. Prince Andrew
[ Again Asked Away Chair Dinner Down Everyone Except Family Friends Funny Go Her Including Laughed Moment Properly Pulled Queen Question Sat Say She Stood Very]
I'm chairing a UNESCO committee on how to improve global Internet communications for science; help third-world people get onto the Net so they can be part of the process. Joshua Lederberg
[ Committee Communications Get Global Help How Improve Internet Net Onto Part Process Science Third-World]
You don't even have to leave your house: you do your work from your house; you can order anything you want from your house; you don't have to leave your chair. Everything's been designed so that you never leave your computer chair. Deryck Whibley
[ Anything Been Chair Computer Designed Even Everything House Leave Never Order Want Work Your]
My uncle's dying wish - he wanted me on his lap. He was in the electric chair. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Chair Dying Electric His Lap Uncle Wanted Wish]
Prayers were held in Assembly Hall. We all perched in rows on wooden benches while teachers sat up on the platform in armchairs, facing us. Roald Dahl
[ Assembly Benches Facing Hall Held Perched Platform Prayers Rows Sat Teachers Up Us Were While Wooden]
Since I became chairman, I've tried to turn EFF into civil liberties and responsibilities. Esther Dyson
[ Became Chairman Civil Into Liberties Responsibilities Since Tried Turn]
If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses. Lenny Bruce Religion
[ Ago Around Been Catholic Chairs Children Crosses Electric Had Instead Jesus Killed Little Necks School Their Twenty Wearing Would Years]
As co-chair of the Iraqi Women's Caucus in the House, I've enjoyed the opportunity to collaborate with and hear from Iraqi women elected to serve in the new National Assembly. Ellen Tauscher
[ Assembly Caucus Collaborate Elected Enjoyed Hear House Iraqi National New Opportunity Serve Women]
Well, our position, and our chairman has talked about this extensively, is that we had a lot of intelligence prior to 9/11. We knew that two al Qaeda operatives who ultimately participated in the 9/11 disaster were in the United States. We didn't find them. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Al Chairman Disaster Extensively Find Had Intelligence Knew Lot Operatives Our Participated Position Prior Qaeda States Talked Them Two Ultimately United Well Were]
Each university should have a Young Scholars' Committee. I became the chairman of this Committee, and immediately it was permitted to have this plan officially adopted. Anatoly Chubais
[ Adopted Became Chairman Committee Each Immediately Officially Permitted Plan Scholars Should University Young]
The Fed chairmanship is not the kind of job where you want to surprise everyone with your choice of a total unknown. You don't want to surprise Wall Street. David Jones
[ Choice Everyone Fed Job Kind Street Surprise Total Unknown Wall Want Where Your]
As I've gotten older, I've gotten more liberal, and my father is increasingly conservative. It's so shocking to me because I always thought we had the same politics. The day I realized we voted for different presidents, I practically fell out of my chair. Lauren Graham
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
If you were to climb up on your desk, walk around behind your monitor and lean way over so you could see the screen, you'd be able to read "Wordplay" just as easily as you could sitting in your chair. John Langdon
[ Able Around Behind Chair Climb Could Desk Easily Just Lean Monitor Over Read Screen See Sitting Up Walk Way Were Your]
If we do the work that we can do in this country, the work that we will do when John Kerry is President, people like Christopher Reeve will get up out of that wheelchair and walk again. John Edwards
[ Again Christopher Country Get John Kerry Out President Reeve Up Walk Wheelchair Will Work]
Mr. Chairman, on September 11, we were attacked by terrorists who took advantage of weaknesses in our border security. After infiltrating our country, the terrorists were able to conceal their real identities, and thereby plot their attacks without fear of being apprehended. Jim Ryun
[ Able Advantage After Apprehended Attacked Attacks Being Border Chairman Conceal Country Fear Identities Mr Our Plot Real Security September Terrorists Their Thereby Took Weaknesses Were Without]
Well, I never studied design and I went to art school to study art, you know, sculpture and things like that, and ended up making things like sculpture and started making chairs and jewelry together and that's how I started. Marc Newson
[ Art Chairs Design Ended How Jewelry Know Making Never School Sculpture Started Studied Study Things Together Up Well Went]
More than anything, people want the reality of the discussion at hand. If what is going on in that building is the real thing, if the transforming love and power of Jesus Christ is being experienced, you can sit on a metal folding chair or in a plush theater seat. Bill Hybels
[ Anything Being Building Chair Christ Discussion Experienced Folding Going Hand Jesus Love Metal More Power Real Reality Seat Sit Than Theater Thing Transforming Want]
If a chairman sacks the manager he initially appointed, he should go as well. Brian Clough
[ Appointed Chairman Go Initially Manager Sacks Should Well]
I was the Chair of the first department of medical physics in a medical school in the U.S. John Cameron
[ Chair Department First Medical Physics School]
So I was at the Actor's Studio, thinking about this, and I happened to glance over to the other side of the stage and I saw the ugliest chair I have ever seen. And I thought, 'Well, I could kill that chair!' Ellen Burstyn
[ Actor Chair Could Ever Glance Happened Kill Other Over Saw Seen Side Stage Studio Thinking Thought Ugliest Well]
Only reality interests me now and I know I could spend the rest of my life in copying a chair. Alberto Giacometti
[ Chair Copying Could Interests Know Life Now Only Reality Rest Spend]
Everything from the little house was in the wagon, except the beds and tables and chairs. They did not need to take these, because Pa could always make new ones. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Always Because Beds Chairs Could Did Everything Except House Little Make Need New Ones Pa Tables Take These Wagon]
You give me electric chair. I no afraid of that chair! You're one of capitalists. You is crook man too. Put me in electric chair. I no care! Giuseppe Zangara
[ Afraid Capitalists Care Chair Crook Electric Give Man Put Too]
Well, I'm using a cane, so what? So what if they shot me sitting in a wheelchair? That's life! Dick Clark
[ Cane Life Shot Sitting Using Well Wheelchair]
There are people I would like to work with. It's a bit harder, because I live out in the sticks anyway, and plus being in a wheelchair means that I can't really circulate. So I tend to stick to my own thing. Robert Wyatt
[ Anyway Because Being Bit Circulate Harder Live Means Out Own Plus Really Stick Sticks Tend Thing Wheelchair Work Would]
When I'm 80 and sitting in a rocking chair listening to the Rolling Stones, there is absolutely no way I'm going to feel old or forget my younger days. Patty Duke
[ Absolutely Chair Days Feel Forget Going Listening Old Rocking Rolling Sitting Stones Way Younger]
Common sense says that chairs and tables exist independently of whether anyone happens to perceive them or not. Charles D. Broad
[ Anyone Chairs Common Exist Happens Independently Perceive Says Sense Tables Them Whether]
I was the deputy Chairman of the Democratic Union of the Pacific, and we started at 8 I think and I was called to the telephone and to be told there's a coup, the government has been overthrown - it was round about 9, 10 when the Parliament sat they had done then. Kamisese Mara
[ Been Called Chairman Coup Democratic Deputy Done Government Had Overthrown Pacific Parliament Round Sat Started Telephone Then Think Told Union]
We should do another 10 Bad Boys movies. I could come in in one of those electric wheelchairs, like Peter Sellers in Dr Strangelove, just shouting away. Joe Pantoliano
[ Another Away Bad Boys Come Could Dr Electric Just Movies Peter Sellers Should Shouting Those Wheelchairs]
As they say, one thing led to another, and, ultimately, the British and Irish governments asked me to serve as chairman of the peace negotiations, which ironically began six years ago this week. George J. Mitchell
[ Ago Another Asked Began British Chairman Governments Irish Ironically Led Negotiations Peace Say Serve Six Thing Ultimately Week Which Years]
People buy a chair, and they don't really care who designed it. Arne Jacobsen
[ Buy Care Chair Designed Really]
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants. Stephen King
[ Chair Comes Deny Down Favorite Laughter Long Stays Wants Your]
During my time we had two chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, at different times of course, on the bridge, both of whom asked my permission to sit on the captain's chair. Patrick Stewart
[ Asked Both Bridge Captain Chair Chairman Chiefs Course Different During Had Joint Permission Sit Staff Time Times Two Whom]
I've got too many of my friends that retired and went home and got on a rocking chair, and about a year and a half later, I'm always going to the cemetery. Red Adair
[ Always Cemetery Chair Friends Going Got Half Home Later Many Retired Rocking Too Went Year]
I've never really been star struck. I was a little bit taken aback when I was doing a chat show recently and I was sat in the make-up chair chatting to a guy say next to me but I couldn't look round and see who it was, it was only when I got up I realised it had been Bryan Adams I'd been talking to! Richard Fleeshman
[ Adams Been Bit Bryan Chair Chat Chatting Doing Got Guy Had Little Look Make-Up Never Next Only Realised Really Recently Round Sat Say See Show Star Struck Taken Talking Up]
I have had national security background, 10 years on the Intelligence Committee, the last two years as chair. Bob Graham
[ Background Chair Committee Had Intelligence Last National Security Two Years]
I became chairman of the inmates committee. Got into a lot of trouble. Was accused of fomenting a riot. Was accused of plotting to kill the warden. Clifford Irving
[ Accused Became Chairman Committee Got Inmates Into Kill Lot Plotting Riot Trouble]
They see me wheeling around in a beautiful gown, and they realize you can look elegant, and you can lead a happy life in a wheelchair. I know I've helped handicapped people, because I've received many comments. Anna Lee
[ Around Beautiful Because Comments Elegant Gown Handicapped Happy Helped Know Lead Life Look Many Realize Received See Wheelchair]
One of the lies that we tell ourselves is that we're making progress; but Huey's chair's empty. H. Rap Brown
[ Chair Empty Huey Lies Making Ourselves Progress Tell]
As a co-chair of the State's 2010 Olympics Task Force, I am working to make sure our border crossings are ready to handle the risks and benefits the Games will bring. Rick Larsen
[ Am Benefits Border Bring Force Games Handle Make Olympics Our Ready Risks State Sure Task Will Working]
But I can also write in crappy motel rooms, while standing in line, or sitting in the dentist's chair. Augusten Burroughs
[ Also Chair Crappy Dentist Line Motel Rooms Sitting Standing While Write]
Outside of the chair, the teapot is the most ubiquitous and important design element in the domestic environment and almost everyone who has tackled the world of design has ended up designing one. David McFadden Design
[ Almost Chair Design Designing Domestic Element Ended Environment Everyone Important Most Outside Tackled Teapot Ubiquitous Up World]
As founder and co-chair of the upper Mississippi River Congressional task force, I have long sought to preserve the river's health and historical multiple uses, including as a natural waterway and a home to wildlife, for the benefit of future generations of Americans. Ron Kind
[ Americans Benefit Congressional Force Founder Future Generations Health Historical Home Including Long Mississippi Multiple Natural Preserve River Sought Task Upper Uses Wildlife]
My dad gave me my first bike at 16. I soon fell off and was in a wheelchair for weeks. I haven't fallen since. Hugh Laurie
[ Bike Dad Fallen Fell First Gave Haven Off Since Soon Weeks Wheelchair]
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair. Brian Clough
[ Chair Favourite Give Go God Going His Up]
I did study the art of being a barber because I wanted to figure out what my routine would be. Do you start in the front or back? Top or bottom? Swivel the chair or walk around? What I did discover is there's no such thing as the perfect haircut! Sean Patrick Thomas
[ Around Art Back Barber Because Being Bottom Chair Did Discover Figure Front Haircut Out Perfect Routine Start Study Such Thing Top Walk Wanted Would]
The Prime Minister of India, at a meeting that I co-chaired a few months ago, stated that any development that is not sustainable is not development. Maurice Strong
[ Ago Any Development Few India Meeting Minister Months Prime Stated Sustainable]
I saw him... at peace in my armchair. I remember wishing he could stay in peace like that forever. I had a feeling of easing his burden with my strength. Dennis Nilsen
[ Armchair Burden Could Easing Feeling Forever Had Him His Peace Remember Saw Stay Strength Wishing]
I was scheduled to give my first official press conference that morning anyway, 'cause I was chairman of the Governors Energy Council and I was making a press conference with regard to energy policy. William Scranton
[ Anyway Cause Chairman Conference Council Energy First Give Governors Making Morning Official Policy Press Regard Scheduled]
I'm sick of people sittin' in chairs stating their problems. Then we roll the videotape... then we have our experts on the topic... I'm in the 'What's next?' phase of my career. Oprah Winfrey
[ Career Chairs Experts Next Our Phase Problems Roll Sick Sittin Stating Their Then Topic Videotape]
I can tell you the day The Beach Boys will no longer exist - never. We'll be on stage in wheelchairs. Dennis Wilson
[ Beach Boys Day Exist Longer Never Stage Tell Wheelchairs Will]
And, as a matter of fact, I am the chairman of the Amadou Diallo Foundation. David Dinkins
[ Am Chairman Fact Foundation Matter]
Remember the words of Chairman Mao: 'It's always darkest before it's totally black.'. John McCain
[ Always Before Black Chairman Darkest Mao Remember Totally Words]
When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair. Sylvester Stallone
[ Chair Electric End High Junior Likely Most School Student Teachers Up Voted]
Get inside information from the president and you will probably lose half your money. If you get it from the chairman of the board, you will lose all of your money. Jim Rogers
[ Board Chairman Get Half Information Inside Lose Money President Probably Will Your]
Finally, gentleman, from the considerations above mentioned, as I cannot consistently with my own honor, nor with utility to my country, considering the manner in which Business is transacted here, remain any longer in this chair, I now resign it. Henry Laurens
[ Above Any Business Cannot Chair Considerations Considering Consistently Country Finally Gentleman Here Honor Longer Manner Mentioned Nor Now Own Remain Resign Utility Which]
One day, out of irritation, I said, you know all of those years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, all those years of playing kings and princes and speaking black verse, and bestriding the landscape of England was nothing but a preparation for sitting in the captain's chair of the Enterprise. Patrick Stewart
[ Black Captain Chair Company Day England Enterprise Irritation Kings Know Landscape Nothing Out Playing Preparation Princes Royal Said Shakespeare Sitting Speaking Those Verse Years]
When I was writing for children, I was writing genre fiction. It was like making a good chair. It needed four legs of the same length, it had to be the right height and it had to be comfortable. Mark Haddon
[ Chair Children Comfortable Fiction Four Genre Good Had Height Legs Length Making Needed Right Same Writing]
I enter negotiations with Chairman Arafat, the leader of the PLO, the representative of the Palestinian people, with the purpose to have coexistence between our two entities, Israel as a Jewish state and Palestinian state, entity, next to us, living in peace. Yitzhak Rabin
[ Arafat Between Chairman Coexistence Enter Entities Entity Israel Jewish Leader Living Negotiations Next Our Palestinian Peace Purpose Representative State Two Us]
When I became the chair of the British Film Institute, I didn't understand how much of my time would be taken up with trying to make a case for the British Film Institute: what it's for, why it exists, why it needs its money. Anthony Minghella
[ Became British Case Chair Exists Film How Institute Make Money Much Needs Taken Time Trying Understand Up Why Would]
As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life. Lee Haney
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop. Stephen Fry
[ Armchair Down Home Myself Occasionally Shop Smoking Think Wandering Writing]
First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is not an oxymoron I assure you. Pat Roberts
[ Assure Being Chairman Committee First Intelligence Oxymoron Privilege Senate]
The door might not be opened to a woman again for a long, long time, and I had a kind of duty to other women to walk in and sit down on the chair that was offered, and so establish the right of others long hence and far distant in geography to sit in the high seats. Frances Perkins
[ Again Chair Distant Door Down Duty Establish Far Geography Had Hence High Kind Long Might Offered Opened Other Others Right Seats Sit Time Walk Woman Women]
Humanity's become a product and when humanity is a product, you get Auschwitz and you get Chair. Edward Bond
[ Auschwitz Become Chair Get Humanity Product]
Worrying is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do, but it gets you nowhere. Glenn Turner
[ Chair Gets Gives Nowhere Rocking Something Worrying]
If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who loved their children told them to do as Chairman Mao said. It was not possible to tell them anything else. Jung Chang
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
My teaching began in 1936 at Iowa State College where T. W. Schultz was the department chairman. George Stigler
[ Began Chairman College Department Iowa Schultz State Teaching Where]
I've been an inveterate reader of literary magazines since I was a teenager. There are always discoveries. You're sitting in your easy chair, reading; you realize you've read a story or a group of poems four times, and you know, Yes, I want to go farther with this writer. Marilyn Hacker
[ Always Been Chair Discoveries Easy Farther Four Go Group Inveterate Know Literary Magazines Poems Read Reader Reading Realize Since Sitting Story Teenager Times Want Writer Yes Your]
Able Danger was a top-secret military planning operation, established in '99 by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to identify cells of al-Qaida worldwide and to take out al Qaida terrorists. They identified five cells worldwide, one of them in Brooklyn. Curt Weldon
[ Able Al Al-Qaida Brooklyn Cells Chairman Chiefs Danger Established Five Identified Identify Joint Military Operation Out Planning Qaida Staff Take Terrorists Them Worldwide]
There's no doubt that it's still a dangerous place, Afghanistan. The fortunate thing is that the United States was helping to provide security for Chairman Karzai. And it shows that the United States is committed to that regime. Condoleezza Rice
[ Afghanistan Chairman Committed Dangerous Doubt Fortunate Helping Place Provide Regime Security Shows States Still Thing United]
It's much easier to wear a Chairman Mao button and shake your fists in the air and all that, then to actually read the Communist manifesto and things like that and actually become involved in politics. Lester Bangs
[ Actually Air Become Button Chairman Communist Easier Fists Involved Manifesto Mao Much Politics Read Shake Then Things Wear Your]
Jackson went from the professor's chair to the officer's saddle. He carried with him the very elements of character which made him odious as a teacher; but I never saw him in an arbitrary mood. Daniel H. Hill
[ Arbitrary Carried Chair Character Elements Him Jackson Made Mood Never Odious Officer Professor Saddle Saw Teacher Very Went Which]
It's not going to be enough, until I get out of my chair and walk. Matt Nagle
[ Chair Enough Get Going Out Until Walk]
In Hawaii, we go to this wonderful place, all families. My wife and I go directly from breakfast to a beach chair where we read all day. My daughter goes from water to pool to running around with friends she meets, some of whom are regulars there. Stephen Collins
[ Around Beach Breakfast Chair Daughter Day Directly Families Friends Go Goes Hawaii Meets Place Pool Read Regulars Running She Some Water Where Whom Wife Wonderful]
In Paris they have special wheelchairs that go through every doorway. They don't change the doorways, they change the wheelchairs. To hell with the people! If someone weighs a couple more pounds, that's it! Itzhak Perlman
[ Change Couple Doorway Every Go Hell More Paris Pounds Someone Special Through Weighs Wheelchairs]
Praying is like a rocking chair - it'll give you something to do, but it won't get you anywhere. Gypsy Rose Lee
[ Anywhere Chair Get Give Praying Rocking Something Won]
I never staged a coup. They picked me up. Like I say, they forced me to become premier, maybe hoping that by that way, they send me to the electric chair. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Become Chair Coup Electric Forced Hoping Maybe Never Picked Premier Say Send Staged Up Way]
I soon discovered, after I became chairman of the NEH, that, for a number of academics, the truth was not merely irrelevant - it no longer existed. Lynne Cheney
[ Academics After Became Chairman Discovered Existed Irrelevant Longer Merely Number Soon Truth]
Sitting in this chair, my recommendation would carry too much weight. Michael Ritchie
[ Carry Chair Much Recommendation Sitting Too Weight Would]
In person, George W. Bush is extremely forceful. He has a restless energy when he sits in a chair, and nearly leaps out of it when making certain points. Rich Lowry
[ Bush Certain Chair Energy Extremely Forceful George Leaps Making Nearly Out Person Points Restless Sits]
I agree with what the Chairman Greenspan said whatever it is that he did say. Robert E. Rubin
[ Agree Chairman Did Greenspan Said Say Whatever]
A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier. That is why Chippendale is famous. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
[ Almost Chair Difficult Easier Famous Object Skyscraper Very Why]
But the fact is, Mr. Chairman, for all the challenges the Postal Service of the 21st century faces, it still retains its traditional place as a key cog in how American businesses conduct their affairs and how Americans all across this land communicate. John M. McHugh
[ Across Affairs American Americans Businesses Century Chairman Challenges Cog Communicate Conduct Faces Fact How Key Land Mr Place Postal Retains Service Still Their Traditional]
But I don't think that sculpture belongs in everyday life like a table does, or like a chair. Anthony Caro
[ Belongs Chair Does Everyday Life Sculpture Table Think]
The Democratic chairman doesn't need to be a household name. Most people didn't know who Ron Brown was when he was chairman of the Democratic Party, but he put the party in a position where Bill Clinton could come in and he had a solid base to run from. Susan Estrich
[ Base Bill Brown Chairman Clinton Come Could Democratic Had Household Know Most Name Need Party Position Put Ron Run Solid Where]
I got so anxious sitting in the make-up chair for hours with my face covered. I had my doctor write a prescription for valium. I couldn't have done it without the pill. Kim Hunter
[ Anxious Chair Covered Doctor Done Face Got Had Hours Make-Up Pill Prescription Sitting Valium Without Write]
You've got to work. You've got to want an audience to sit forward in their chairs sometimes, rather than sit back and be bombarded with images. Sam Mendes
[ Audience Back Bombarded Chairs Forward Got Images Rather Sit Sometimes Than Their Want Work]
I might have simply settled down into an armchair literary life. I really don't know exactly why I didn't. Edward Carpenter
[ Armchair Down Exactly Into Know Life Literary Might Really Settled Simply Why]
The hard part of writing at all is sitting your ass down in a chair and writing it. There's always something better to do, like I've got an interview, sharpening the pencils, trimming the roses. There's always something better to do. Going to a writer's club? Jerry Pournelle
[ Always Ass Better Chair Club Down Going Got Hard Interview Part Pencils Roses Sharpening Sitting Something Writer Writing Your]
It turned out to be exactly that, but more challenging emotionally. I looked at it in a more physical way, having to act in a chair and move around. But it really was more emotionally challenging. Gregory Hines
[ Act Around Chair Challenging Emotionally Exactly Having Looked More Move Out Physical Really Turned Way]
America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ America Chair Dog Every Friendly Knocks Large Over Room Small Tail Time]
The judge turned his back towards me, sitting back on his judge's chair, while I was in the witness stand being questioned. The whole courtroom was full of these anarchists, leftists, communists and Jewish lobbyists. Ernst Zundel
[ Anarchists Back Being Chair Communists Courtroom Full His Jewish Judge Lobbyists Questioned Sitting Stand These Towards Turned While Whole Witness]
I was Chairman Mao's dog. What he said to bite, I bit. Jiang Qing
[ Bit Bite Chairman Dog Mao Said]
I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman's decisions. But his decisions were this team, that team, this player, that player. The chairman is a control freak. Paul Gascoigne
[ Abide Chairman Control Decisions Freak His Know Manager Player Team Were]
Basically no, I mean I think that it's very easy to like I say, smoke a joint or even to wear a Chairman Mao button, or do a lot of these things with out knowing what's behind it, and what it really means. Lester Bangs
[ Basically Behind Button Chairman Easy Even Joint Knowing Lot Mao Mean Means Out Really Say Smoke These Things Think Very Wear]
A car to pick me up every day, a chair with my name on it, everybody being very polite... what can you do except sit back and watch it all, try to take it all in? Charles Dance
[ Back Being Car Chair Day Every Everybody Except Name Pick Polite Sit Take Try Up Very Watch]
We're way overdue on a woman sitting in one of those Big Three chairs. Elizabeth Vargas
[ Big Chairs Overdue Sitting Those Three Way Woman]
The people who criticise you will not be the ones taking care of your legs when you are in your wheelchair. People who never drove a car in these conditions, they just don't know. Alain Prost
[ Car Care Conditions Criticise Drove Just Know Legs Never Ones Taking These Wheelchair Will Your]
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy? Albert Einstein
[ Bowl Chair Does Else Fruit Happy Man Need Table Violin]
They said that Etta James is still vulgar. I said, Oh, how dare them say I'm still vulgar. I'm vulgar because I dance in the chair. What would they want me to do? Want me to just be still or something like that? I've got to do something. Etta James
[ Because Chair Dance Dare Got How James Just Oh Said Say Something Still Them Vulgar Want Would]
The curious defiled past him, after squeezing the Presidential fingers into the room, and settled either on the sofa or chairs or remained standing for protracted observations. Henry Villard
[ After Chairs Curious Either Fingers Him Into Observations Past Presidential Protracted Remained Room Settled Sofa Squeezing Standing]
I had a scene where the chair was meant to slide off the table, but do you think it would slide off? No. We were running out of time and we had to get these scenes done urgently. Dannii Minogue
[ Chair Done Get Had Meant Off Out Running Scene Scenes Slide Table These Think Time Urgently Were Where Would]
I am the daughter of the Chairman of the Board and thus, was raised with great music. Nancy Sinatra
[ Am Board Chairman Daughter Great Music Raised Thus]
Now, most dentist's chairs go up and down, don't they? The one I was in went back and forwards. I thought 'This is unusual'. And the dentist said to me 'Mr Vine, get out of the filing cabinet. Tim Vine
[ Back Cabinet Chairs Dentist Down Filing Forwards Get Go Most Mr Now Out Said Thought Unusual Up Vine Went]
There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. Sam Walton Business
[ Boss Chairman Company Customer Down Else Everybody Fire His Money Only Simply Somewhere Spending]
One word from Chairman Mao is worth ten thousand from others. His every statement is truth. We must carry out those we that understand as well as those we don't. Lin Biao
[ Carry Chairman Every His Mao Must Others Out Statement Ten Those Thousand Truth Understand Well Word Worth]
She bowed her head, clasping her hands tightly before her upon the arm of his chair, for her heart yearned towards him, yet could not reach him, and it made her throat ache with unhappiness to meet that look of his that rested on her face without seeing it. Georgette Heyer
[ Ache Arm Before Bowed Chair Could Face Hands Head Heart Her Him His Look Made Meet Reach Rested Seeing She Throat Tightly Towards Unhappiness Upon Without Yet]
It is a question whether, when we break a murderer on the wheel, we do not fall into the error a child makes when it hits the chair it has bumped into. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Break Bumped Chair Child Error Fall Hits Into Makes Murderer Question Wheel Whether]
In 1959 the University recognized our work by appointing me to a new Chair of Radio Astronomy. Martin Ryle
[ Appointing Astronomy Chair New Our Radio Recognized University Work]
By the time I became chairman and there was more of a feeling of urgency, there was a willingness to accept more forceful measures to try to deal with the inflation. Paul A. Volcker
[ Accept Became Chairman Deal Feeling Forceful Inflation Measures More Time Try Urgency Willingness]
The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound, and the future is anybody's guess. James Thurber
[ Anybody Armchair Attic Future Guess Old Ominous Past Present Sound Ticking]
There's something to be learned by listening and absorbing and watching before you start telling the people who have been there how to rearrange chairs. Anne Northup
[ Absorbing Been Before Chairs How Learned Listening Rearrange Something Start Telling Watching]
I doubted that there were Communists hiding behind every corporation desk and director's chair. Gloria Swanson
[ Behind Chair Communists Corporation Desk Director Doubted Every Hiding Were]
One of the great joys this year and the year before has been how all of the people in this body, men and women, Republicans and Democrats, have worked together so well with our chairman and the chairman of the full committee to address the issues of housing for our soldiers. Robin Hayes
[ Address Been Before Body Chairman Committee Democrats Full Great Housing How Issues Joys Men Our Republicans Soldiers Together Well Women Worked Year]
A further point is that, little by little, in the current universe, everything is slowly being named; nor does this have anything to do with the older Aristotelian universals in which the idea of a chair subsumes all its individual manifestations. Fredric Jameson
[ Anything Being Chair Current Does Everything Further Idea Individual Little Manifestations Named Nor Older Point Slowly Universals Universe Which]
There was a golden retriever who saved countless lives on September 11 by going back in to find people. His companion was in a wheelchair. He got him out and kept going back in to save others. Linda Blair
[ Back Companion Countless Find Going Golden Got Him His Kept Lives Others Out Save Saved September Wheelchair]