Authors that match 'chart'.

Leslie Charteris British Writer (1907-1993)

Quotations that match 'chart'.

The sublimated idealism of the Enlightenment, the spirit of the League of Nations and of the United Nations Charter have not proved strong enough to control the aggressive dynamism of nationalism.
[ Aggressive Charter Control Dynamism Enlightenment Enough Idealism League Nationalism Nations Proved Spirit Strong United]
You can expect to find these four priorities - education, economic vitality, efficiency in government and the protection of families - woven into my decisions as Governor. They will serve as my compass as I work with you to chart a future course for our state.
[ Chart Compass Course Decisions Economic Education Efficiency Expect Families Find Four Future Government Governor Into Our Priorities Protection Serve State These Vitality Will Work Woven]
Jocelyn Bell joined the project as a graduate student in 1965, helping as a member of the construction team and then analysing the paper charts of the sky survey.
[ Analysing Bell Charts Construction Graduate Helping Joined Member Paper Project Sky Student Survey Team Then]
I never take any notes or draw charts or make elaborate diagrams, but I hold an image of the shape of a book in my head and work from that mental hologram.
[ Any Book Charts Diagrams Draw Elaborate Head Hold Image Make Mental Never Notes Shape Take Work]
If critics have problems with my personal life, it's their problem. Anybody with half a brain would realize that it's the charts that count.
[ Anybody Brain Charts Count Critics Half Life Personal Problem Problems Realize Their Would]
Feelings are like a color chart that God has given us.
[ Chart Color Feelings Given God Us]
Now there is a new group every week; it seems like everybody and anybody can get into the charts.
[ Anybody Charts Every Everybody Get Group Into New Now Seems Week]
Recently, I've been working on anew album of material, which should be out in the new Millennium. I'm not sure which song will be put out as a single, but I'm still hoping to get another record in the charts.
[ Album Anew Another Been Charts Get Hoping Material Millennium New Out Put Recently Record Should Single Song Still Sure Which Will Working]
The United Nations charter gives every nation the right to self defence, therefore when the American embassies were bombed it was a matter of time before the Americans responded by going for what they suspected were the causes of the attack.
[ American Americans Attack Before Bombed Causes Charter Defence Every Gives Going Matter Nation Nations Responded Right Self Suspected Therefore Time United Were]
I had to learn chord shapes. I bought books with chord charts. I used to listen to all kinds of pop music.
[ Books Bought Charts Chord Had Kinds Learn Listen Music Pop Shapes Used]
The strongest results were in Florida and Texas. In just one year in a Texas charter school, an average student gained 7 percentile points in math and 8 percentile points in reading, while Florida charter schools improved student performance by 6 percentile points.
[ Average Charter Florida Gained Improved Just Math Performance Points Reading Results School Schools Strongest Student Texas Were While Year]
I have no aspirations of world domination through the pop charts. None at all.
[ Aspirations Charts Domination None Pop Through World]
Morrissey wrote to me and said, I have a song for you and if we release it as a single, you'll be on the charts for the first time since 1972, I said, what time, where?
[ Charts First Release Said Since Single Song Time Where Wrote]
The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be guided by what they believe. If they do not wish to celebrate marriages for same-sex couples, that is their right. The Supreme Court says so. And the Charter says so.
[ Believe Celebrate Ceremonies Charter Couples Court Facts Guided Leaders Marriage Marriages Must Over Plain Preside Religious Right Same-Sex Says Supreme Their Will Wish]
Every dance is a kind of fever chart, a graph of the heart.
[ Chart Dance Every Fever Graph Heart Kind]
He showed in the last interview, as on the later portions of the chart, a genuine fondness for the rabbit.
[ Chart Fondness Genuine Interview Last Later Portions Rabbit Showed]
Our citizens and those who have gone before us charted the broad outlines of where we need to go, and they would envy our opportunity to translate those dreams into action. And I believe they will judge us very harshly should we fail to act.
[ Act Action Before Believe Broad Charted Citizens Dreams Envy Fail Go Gone Harshly Into Judge Need Opportunity Our Outlines Should Those Translate Us Very Where Will Would]
Meanwhile, parents, students and teachers all report higher satisfaction with charter schools. People like them. They cost less money. They raise the academic achievement of poor kids. Go ahead, get a little enthused.
[ Academic Achievement Ahead Charter Cost Enthused Get Go Higher Kids Less Little Meanwhile Money Parents Poor Raise Report Satisfaction Schools Students Teachers Them]
You have to understand that once an indictment has been signed, all countries that are signature to the U.N. charter will hand a person straight over. You don't have to go through the normal extradition process.
[ Been Charter Countries Go Hand Indictment Normal Once Over Person Process Signature Signed Straight Through Understand Will]
It is reassuring for people to feel they have a boss, someone who knows the answers and has charted the course.
[ Answers Boss Charted Course Feel Knows Reassuring Someone]
Women are dominating the charts, and women are doing it for themselves. We're kicking butt and taking no prisoners.
[ Charts Doing Dominating Kicking Prisoners Taking Themselves Women]
I see songs not as a commodity used up when the album goes off the charts, which is often the case with pop songs. I see them as a body of work. Life should be breathed into them.
[ Album Body Breathed Case Charts Commodity Goes Into Life Off Often Pop See Should Songs Them Up Used Which Work]
Let me tell you something: I have members in my charter who, after paying their rent and house bills and taking care of their families, don't even have enough money left over to pay the fifteen dollars a week dues.
[ After Bills Care Charter Dollars Dues Enough Even Families Fifteen House Left Members Money Over Pay Paying Rent Something Taking Tell Their Week]
I must have some sort of record in failing to get into the charts.
[ Charts Failing Get Into Must Record Some Sort]
The conservative movement today is like that tall ship with its proud captain: strong, accomplished but veering off course into the dangerous and uncharted waters of big government republicanism.
[ Accomplished Big Captain Conservative Course Dangerous Government Into Movement Off Proud Republicanism Ship Strong Tall Today Uncharted Veering Waters]
I love what I'm doing most of the time, but it's hard work. People only see your albums in the charts. They see us at award shows and after-show parties. They don't know about your doubts, the hard work that goes in.
[ Albums Award Charts Doing Doubts Goes Hard Know Love Most Only Parties See Shows Time Us Work Your]
I did, although I didn't read from page 1 to page 187 but I read chunks of it. I did a little bit of science when I was in the university so I was able to understand the graphs and pie charts and stuff like that. It was extremely dry.
[ Able Although Bit Charts Chunks Did Dry Extremely Little Page Pie Read Science Stuff Understand University]
Then we have a World Run, where representatives from all the charters meet.
[ Charters Meet Representatives Run Then Where World]
I believe public education is the new civil rights battle and I support charter schools.
[ Battle Believe Charter Civil Education New Public Rights Schools Support]
We have a law that allows us to establish charter schools here in this state. We ought to get going on it.
[ Allows Charter Establish Get Going Here Law Ought Schools State Us]
Perhaps the best definition of progress would be the continuing efforts of men and women to narrow the gap between the convenience of the powers that be and the unwritten charter.
[ Best Between Charter Continuing Convenience Definition Efforts Gap Men Narrow Perhaps Powers Progress Unwritten Women Would]
Arizona is a national leader in school choice with both charter schools and tuition tax credits giving parents and their children more school choices than ever before.
[ Arizona Before Both Charter Children Choice Choices Credits Ever Giving Leader More National Parents School Schools Tax Than Their Tuition]
There are some good songs, but not the kind of song-writing that I remember, that I like. Springsteen still does it. Paul Simon, and there are also good writers, but that doesn't dominate the charts.
[ Also Charts Does Dominate Good Kind Paul Remember Simon Some Songs Springsteen Still Writers]
He who studies medicine without books sails an uncharted sea, but he who studies medicine without patients does not go to sea at all.
[ Books Does Go Medicine Patients Sails Sea Studies Uncharted Without]
Since the big band started I'm just always swamped with movies and things. It certainly pays the bills and it's very satisfying, because I get to write all these big charts and all this crazy music.
[ Always Band Because Big Bills Certainly Charts Crazy Get Just Movies Music Pays Satisfying Since Started Swamped These Things Very Write]
I was conducted in the evening to a tavern where several of the weavers who advocate the principles of the People's Charter were in the habit of assembling.
[ Advocate Assembling Charter Conducted Evening Habit Principles Several Tavern Were Where]
Laughter and grief join hands. Always the heart Clumps in the breast with heavy stride; The face grows lined and wrinkled like a chart, The eyes bloodshot with tears and tide. Let the wind blow, for many a man shall die.
[ Always Blow Chart Die Eyes Face Grief Grows Hands Heart Heavy Join Laughter Lined Man Many Shall Stride Tears Tide Wind Wrinkled]
Chart positions aren't the be all and end all.
[ Chart End Positions]
The spirit and determination of the people to chart their own destiny is the greatest power for good in human affairs.
[ Affairs Chart Destiny Determination Good Greatest Human Own Power Spirit Their]
By the late '70s I had come to question the point of a great deal of what we were doing, in terms of the CIA's overall charter.
[ Charter Cia Come Deal Doing Great Had Late Overall Point Question Terms Were]
Obviously Spawn was at the top of the charts at that point so you get a lot of opportunities.
[ Charts Get Lot Obviously Opportunities Point Spawn Top]
But, I don't think any arranger should ever write a drum part for a drummer because if a drummer can't create his own Interpretation of the chart and he plays everything that's written, he becomes mechanical; he has no freedom.
[ Any Arranger Because Becomes Chart Create Drum Drummer Ever Everything Freedom His Interpretation Mechanical Own Part Plays Should Think Write Written]
The old charters of Massachusetts, Virginia, and the Carolinas had given title to strips of territory extending from the Atlantic westward to the Pacific.
[ Atlantic Carolinas Charters Extending Given Had Massachusetts Old Pacific Strips Territory Title Virginia Westward]
Humanistic values of equality and equal rights for all nations and individuals as crystallized in the principles of the United Nations Charter are mankind's great achievements in the 20th century.
[ Achievements Century Charter Crystallized Equal Equality Great Humanistic Individuals Mankind Nations Principles Rights United Values]
Within a few weeks the organization for the maintenance of international peace and security, established by the San Francisco Charter, will be formally launched through the convocation of the first General Assembly of the United Nations.
[ Assembly Charter Established Few First Formally Francisco General International Launched Maintenance Nations Organization Peace San Security Through United Weeks Will Within]
After reviewing the polygraph charts in private, the polygraph examiner told me that I had passed and that he believed I had nothing to do with the anthrax letters.
[ After Anthrax Believed Charts Had Letters Nothing Passed Polygraph Private Reviewing Told]
You don't need a city charter to know that education is the foundation of any community.
[ Any Charter City Community Education Foundation Know Need]
We meet before the movie and she gives you charts with sounds on them and makes a tape of examples. While they are setting up the scene, I go with her to the trailer and we go through the scene and correct the speech.
[ Before Charts Correct Examples Gives Go Her Makes Meet Movie Scene Setting She Sounds Speech Tape Them Through Trailer Up While]
The problem with Bush is that yes, he's religious in a fundamentalist sort of way, they read the Old Testament as a sort of charter for the chosen people to do what they like.
[ Bush Charter Chosen Fundamentalist Old Problem Read Religious Sort Testament Way Yes]
Magna Charta is such a fellow, that he will have no sovereign.
[ Fellow Magna Sovereign Such Will]
I wouldn't consciously pursue trying to make something for the charts. It's just not in my scope now. I'd rather stick needles in my eyes.
[ Charts Consciously Eyes Just Make Needles Now Pursue Rather Scope Something Stick Trying]
Very few charter schools are being created in some of the best school districts in the state. If you're an educational innovator, that isn't where the greatest need is.
[ Being Best Charter Created Districts Educational Few Greatest Innovator Need School Schools Some State Very Where]
Conscience is our magnetic compass; reason our chart.
[ Chart Compass Conscience Magnetic Our Reason]
The single outstanding exception was the broad yet precise mandate communicated by the General Assembly in 1946 to prepare as soon as possible the Charter of Human Rights which the San Francisco Conference had not had the time or the courage to draw up.
[ Assembly Broad Charter Communicated Conference Courage Draw Exception Francisco General Had Human Mandate Outstanding Possible Precise Prepare Rights San Single Soon Time Up Which Yet]
But Hezbollah now has reared its ugly head in a way that threatens the entire free world. And they want, by their own charter and definition, the destruction of Israel and Christians. That is the truth. That is in their charter.
[ Charter Christians Definition Destruction Entire Free Head Hezbollah Israel Now Own Reared Their Threatens Truth Ugly Want Way World]
I will begin first to search out this right by that magna charta, that great and faithful charter which was made to Abraham, the father of the faithful, in the name of all his seed.
[ Abraham Begin Charter Faithful Father First Great His Made Magna Name Out Right Search Seed Which Will]
Today, charting your own course isn't just more necessary than ever before. It's also much easier - and much more fun.
[ Also Before Charting Course Easier Ever Fun Just More Much Necessary Own Than Today Your]
There are no points of the compass on the chart of true patriotism.
[ Chart Compass Patriotism Points True]
The Election Assistance Commission represents a major, unprecedented commitment from the federal government to sustained freedom and vibrant democracy. I am humbled by the prospect of being one its charter members.
[ Am Assistance Being Charter Commission Commitment Democracy Election Federal Freedom Government Humbled Major Members Prospect Represents Sustained Unprecedented Vibrant]
No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.
[ Discovered Doorway Ever Human Land New Opened Pessimist Sailed Secret Spirit Stars Uncharted]
Let us search into the records of Holy Writ, if out of this their great charter, there be not a seal grant of a lesser, though like privilege, and this by virtue of Christ, in that we have the honour to be accounted Abraham's seed as truly as they.
[ Abraham Accounted Charter Christ Grant Great Holy Honour Into Lesser Out Privilege Records Seal Search Seed Their Though Truly Us Virtue Writ]
Charter schools have a far higher proportion of teachers who are not certified.
[ Certified Charter Far Higher Proportion Schools Teachers]
There are no signposts in the sky to show a man has passed that way before. There are no channels marked. The flier breaks each second into new uncharted seas.
[ Before Breaks Channels Each Flier Into Man Marked New Passed Seas Second Show Signposts Sky Uncharted Way]
I remember seeing the song in some diners on the selection gadget that plays records at the table while you were eating. We were never told if the songs ever got on any charts.
[ Any Charts Eating Ever Gadget Got Never Plays Records Remember Seeing Selection Some Song Songs Table Told Were While]
We're not on a desperate mission to write chart compatible stuff.
[ Chart Compatible Desperate Mission Stuff Write]
Charter schools are public schools that operate, to a certain extent, outside the system. They have more control over their teachers, curriculum and resources. They also have less money than public schools.
[ Also Certain Charter Control Curriculum Extent Less Money More Operate Outside Over Public Resources Schools System Teachers Than Their]
Global warming is real. It is happening today. It is being charted by our satellites. It is being charted by our scientists. It is being charted by those of us in this body, and I think the real key is if we are ready to admit that fact and take the action to make the necessary conversion.
[ Action Admit Being Body Charted Conversion Fact Global Happening Key Make Necessary Our Ready Real Satellites Scientists Take Think Those Today Us Warming]
Seeing that picture, for me, was like Chartres Cathedral.
[ Cathedral Picture Seeing]
The people are the only legitimate fountain of power, and it is from them that the constitutional charter, under which the several branches of government hold their power, is derived.
[ Branches Charter Constitutional Derived Fountain Government Hold Legitimate Only Power Several Their Them Under Which]
That is the exploration that awaits you! Not mapping stars and studying nebula, but charting the unknown possibilities of existence.
[ Awaits Charting Existence Exploration Mapping Possibilities Stars Studying Unknown]
Organization charts and fancy titles count for next to nothing.
[ Charts Count Fancy Next Nothing Organization Titles]
A nomad I will remain for life, in love with distant and uncharted places.
[ Distant Life Love Nomad Places Remain Uncharted Will]
Life is like a cobweb, not an organization chart.
[ Chart Cobweb Life Organization]
As New Zealanders, we've been in on the United Nations from the very beginning, played a role in the drafting of the charter - it means a lot to us that those processes are followed.
[ Been Beginning Charter Drafting Followed Lot Means Nations New Played Processes Role Those United Us Very Zealanders]
I'm just not interested in selling out to get on the charts and make people happy.
[ Charts Get Happy Interested Just Make Out Selling]
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the very breath of science is a contest with mistake, and must keep the conscience alive.
[ Alive Breath Charter Conscience Contest Dogma Gives Keep Mistake More Must Properly Science Scrupulous Than Very]
In the Bible it says they asked Jesus how many times you should forgive, and he said 70 times 7. Well, I want you all to know that I'm keeping a chart.
[ Asked Bible Chart Forgive How Jesus Keeping Know Many Said Says Should Times Want Well]
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
[ Chart Could Flies Geographical Goose Mend Royal Society Which]
I looked at a fetal development chart at the Operation Rescue Office in Dallas. I had a lot of emotions stirring up inside of me. That's when I decided that it was wrong in any stage of pregnancy.
[ Any Chart Dallas Decided Development Emotions Fetal Had Inside Looked Lot Office Operation Pregnancy Rescue Stage Stirring Up Wrong]
Your voice is vibrant for only a certain part of your life. There are some records I've always wanted to make, and I don't know if I want to waste this time beating on the door of the charts.
[ Always Beating Certain Charts Door Know Life Make Only Part Records Some Time Vibrant Voice Want Wanted Waste Your]
I jumped off the wheel of fortune because I wanted to simplify things. Now I've fulfilled my obligations to myself by making my new record. I'd like it to sell millions of copies, but my self - worth is not based on chart positions.
[ Based Because Chart Copies Fortune Fulfilled Jumped Making Millions Myself New Now Obligations Off Positions Record Self Sell Simplify Things Wanted Wheel Worth]
The fact that they're a congressionally chartered group should no more incline people to give to that group than the fact that it's National Pickle Month should make them eat more pickles.
[ Chartered Eat Fact Give Group Incline Make Month More National Pickle Pickles Should Than Them]
If the United Nations does not attempt to chart a course for the world's people in the first decades of the new millennium, who will?
[ Attempt Chart Course Decades Does First Millennium Nations New United Will World]
I'm not very interested in charting a day-to-day familiar reality. I'm always looking for territory in which to explore the BIG subjects, the life-or-death stories.
[ Always Big Charting Day-To-Day Explore Familiar Interested Looking Reality Stories Subjects Territory Very Which]
You'll never be disappointed if you always keep an eye on uncharted territory, where you'll be challenged and growing and having fun.
[ Always Challenged Disappointed Eye Fun Growing Having Keep Never Territory Uncharted Where]
That's why it has to be a nonprofit, because a nonprofit is required to take monies it receives and use them for the purposes for which it's chartered by the government. It can't be pocketed.
[ Because Chartered Government Nonprofit Purposes Receives Required Take Them Use Which Why]
In charting our course to the future, we are mindful of our path from the past.
[ Charting Course Future Mindful Our Past Path]
Given that there was that era of girl group music and it's still very popular, but I think if you looked at the chart from that time you would see many more men on it. Because the industry, they were catering to young girls. I mean, that's what they thought their audience was.
[ Audience Because Catering Chart Era Girl Girls Given Group Industry Looked Many Mean Men More Music Popular See Still Their Think Thought Time Very Were Would Young]
While different people may approach opportunities in different ways, we need to base decisions on a fundamental set of values as we chart our course of action.
[ Action Approach Base Chart Course Decisions Different Fundamental May Need Opportunities Our Set Values Ways While]
Make a Goal Box, a chart of positive daily contact with a family when you are working with them. Family
[ Box Chart Contact Daily Family Goal Make Positive Them Working]
Last I checked, the album was #82 out of the top 200 on the Billboard charts thanks to you all. I pray that keeps moving up and with your help it will.
[ Album Billboard Charts Checked Help Keeps Last Moving Out Pray Thanks Top Up Will Your]
It would be nice to be on the charts again, nice to be recognised.
[ Again Charts Nice Recognised Would]
Every company has two organizational structures: The formal one is written on the charts; the other is the everyday relationship of the men and women in the organization.
[ Charts Company Every Everyday Formal Men Organization Organizational Other Relationship Structures Two Women Written]
To study the phenomena of disease without books is to sail an uncharted sea, while to study books without patients is not to go to sea at all.
[ Books Disease Go Patients Phenomena Sail Sea Study Uncharted While Without]
The press is like the air, a chartered libertine.
[ Air Chartered Press]
Alone! Alone! No beacon, far or near! No chart, no compass, and no anchor stay!
[ Alone Anchor Beacon Chart Compass Far Near Stay]
The Phil Spector that I would meet has always been a nice, quiet, little guy who's very serious about his work; obviously you can tell that because each and everything he's ever done has always been charted.
[ Always Because Been Charted Done Each Ever Everything Guy His Little Meet Nice Obviously Phil Quiet Serious Spector Tell Very Work Would]
Ideals are like the stars: we never reach them, but like the mariners of the sea, we chart our course by them.
[ Chart Course Ideals Never Our Reach Sea Stars Them]
No amount of charters, direct primaries, or short ballots will make a democracy out of an illiterate people.
[ Amount Ballots Charters Democracy Direct Illiterate Make Out Primaries Short Will]
There's probably about 150 charters in the world. We're the biggest international club there is.
[ Biggest Charters Club International Probably World]
'Tis human actions paint the chart of time.
[ Actions Chart Human Paint Time Tis]
To no human charter am I indebted for my rights.
[ Am Charter Human Indebted Rights]
I've got a chart here that shows our debt-to-GDP ratio. And while we did run deficits in the past, we now number our debt in trillions rather than in billions. And I think that represents a long-term danger, especially to the, the American dream.
[ American Billions Chart Danger Debt Deficits Did Dream Especially Got Here Long-Term Now Number Our Past Rather Ratio Represents Run Shows Than Think Trillions While]
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.
[ Chart Clearly Future Know Led Only Our Path Present Which Wisely]