Quotations that match 'chairman'.

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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Afghanistan Chairman Committed Dangerous Doubt Fortunate Helping Place Provide Regime Security Shows States Still Thing United]
I am the daughter of the Chairman of the Board and thus, was raised with great music.
[ Am Board Chairman Daughter Great Music Raised Thus]
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.
[ Accept Became Chairman Deal Feeling Forceful Inflation Measures More Time Try Urgency Willingness]
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.
[ Aid Attended Caucus Chairman College Federal Foundation Grant Grants Help How Important Know Low-Income Nation Our Pell Someone Student Students]
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.
[ Been Board Building Carnegie Chairman Done Educational Feel Good Growing Hall Institution Involved Last Made Our Programs Really Six World-Class Years]
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.
[ Choice Everyone Fed Job Kind Street Surprise Total Unknown Wall Want Where Your]
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.
[ Adopted Became Chairman Committee Each Immediately Officially Permitted Plan Scholars Should University Young]
I agree with what the Chairman Greenspan said whatever it is that he did say.
[ Agree Chairman Did Greenspan Said Say Whatever]
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.
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
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.
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
I was Chairman Mao's dog. What he said to bite, I bit.
[ Bit Bite Chairman Dog Mao Said]
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.
[ After Basis Became Chairman Double-Digit Fed Got Inflation Monthly Percent Shortly Terrible Thing Up While]
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.
[ Chairman Could Culture Dominant Fed Markets Unsettled Very Voice Weak]
Remember the words of Chairman Mao: 'It's always darkest before it's totally black.'.
[ Always Before Black Chairman Darkest Mao Remember Totally Words]
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.
[ Academic Added Also Becoming Chairman Cleveland Department Invited Join Life Ohio Professor Reserve Responsibility Returned Summer University Western]
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.
[ Board Chairman Get Half Information Inside Lose Money President Probably Will Your]
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.
[ Al Chairman Disaster Extensively Find Had Intelligence Knew Lot Operatives Our Participated Position Prior Qaeda States Talked Them Two Ultimately United Well Were]
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.
[ Anyway Cause Chairman Conference Council Energy First Give Governors Making Morning Official Policy Press Regard Scheduled]
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.
[ Became Board Chairman Data Dollars Hundred Intel Invested Investor Lead Scientific Systems Thousand Three While]
If a chairman sacks the manager he initially appointed, he should go as well.
[ Appointed Chairman Go Initially Manager Sacks Should Well]
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.
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
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.
[ Ago Another Asked Began British Chairman Governments Irish Ironically Led Negotiations Peace Say Serve Six Thing Ultimately Week Which Years]
You know, my role as Vice Chairman is a lot less tiring than playing matches every three days.
[ Chairman Days Every Know Less Lot Matches Playing Role Than Three Tiring Vice]
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.
[ Basically Behind Button Chairman Easy Even Joint Knowing Lot Mao Mean Means Out Really Say Smoke These Things Think Very Wear]
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.
[ Bolts Chairman Dean Doing Howard Ken Know Lot Most Nuts Obviously Party Putting Republican Spending Time Together]
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.
[ Chairman Commerce Committee Gets Go Good Head His However Just Mr Plain Thinks Very Would]
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.
[ America American Around Blamed Budgetary Casualties Chairman Civilian Continuing Globe High Increase Iraqi Lives Mr Only Price Provoking Ranks Steady Terms Terrorist Too War]
From 1966 to 1970 I served as Chairman of the New Haven City Plan Commission.
[ Chairman City Commission Haven New Plan Served]
Since I became chairman, I've tried to turn EFF into civil liberties and responsibilities.
[ Became Chairman Civil Into Liberties Responsibilities Since Tried Turn]
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.
[ African-American Am Benefit Chairman Gave Here Looking Other Polarization Politically Racial Republican Republicans Some Tell Today Trying Up Vote Way Were Winning Wrong]
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.
[ Astronauts Chairman Citizen During Dynamic Expect Future Had Heavens Into Peer Privilege Returning See Which Years]
Mr. Chairman, obviously a $60 million cut in the National Endowment for the Arts would be a disaster.
[ Arts Chairman Cut Disaster Endowment Million Mr National Obviously Would]
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.
[ Anything Case Chairman Children China Differed Endangered Family Line Mao Parents Party Repeated Tell Terrified Their Were Whole]
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.
[ Arafat Between Chairman Coexistence Enter Entities Entity Israel Jewish Leader Living Negotiations Next Our Palestinian Peace Purpose Representative State Two Us]
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.
[ Accused Became Chairman Committee Got Inmates Into Kill Lot Plotting Riot Trouble]
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.
[ Become Been Chairman Could Detroit Ever George News Person Post Profiles Same Since Them Washington Written]
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.
[ Address Been Before Body Chairman Committee Democrats Full Great Housing How Issues Joys Men Our Republicans Soldiers Together Well Women Worked Year]
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.
[ Abide Chairman Control Decisions Freak His Know Manager Player Team Were]
My teaching began in 1936 at Iowa State College where T. W. Schultz was the department chairman.
[ Began Chairman College Department Iowa Schultz State Teaching Where]
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.
[ Academics After Became Chairman Discovered Existed Irrelevant Longer Merely Number Soon Truth]
And, as a matter of fact, I am the chairman of the Amadou Diallo Foundation.
[ Am Chairman Fact Foundation Matter]
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.
[ Carry Chairman Every His Mao Must Others Out Statement Ten Those Thousand Truth Understand Well Word Worth]
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.
[ Actually Air Become Button Chairman Communist Easier Fists Involved Manifesto Mao Much Politics Read Shake Then Things Wear Your]
First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is not an oxymoron I assure you.
[ Assure Being Chairman Committee First Intelligence Oxymoron Privilege Senate]
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.
[ Base Bill Brown Chairman Clinton Come Could Democratic Had Household Know Most Name Need Party Position Put Ron Run Solid Where]
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.
[ After Chairman Control Doing First Mechanism Remember Saying Serving Told Well Why Year]
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.
[ Been Called Chairman Coup Democratic Deputy Done Government Had Overthrown Pacific Parliament Round Sat Started Telephone Then Think Told Union]
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.
[ Across Affairs American Americans Businesses Century Chairman Challenges Cog Communicate Conduct Faces Fact How Key Land Mr Place Postal Retains Service Still Their Traditional]
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.
[ 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 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. Business
[ Boss Chairman Company Customer Down Else Everybody Fire His Money Only Simply Somewhere Spending]
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.
[ Asked Both Bridge Captain Chair Chairman Chiefs Course Different During Had Joint Permission Sit Staff Time Times Two Whom]