Authors that match 'chief'.

Chief Joseph Leader (1840-1904)
Bob Schieffer American Journalist (1937-)
Chief Seattle Leader (1786-1866)

Quotations that match 'chief'.

The invention of basketball was not an accident. It was developed to meet a need. Those boys simply would not play 'Drop the Handkerchief.' James Naismith
[ Accident Basketball Boys Developed Drop Handkerchief Invention Meet Need Play Simply Those Would]
The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated. H. L. Mencken
[ Chief Fact Lies Lives Money Overestimated Value Which World]
Holiness, not happiness, is the chief end of man. Oswald Chambers
[ Chief End Happiness Holiness Man]
My chief concern is to try to be an humble, earnest Christian. Robert E. Lee
[ Chief Christian Concern Earnest Humble Try]
It has been said that idleness is the parent of mischief, which is very true; but mischief itself is merely an attempt to escape from the dreary vacuum of idleness. George Borrow
[ Attempt Been Dreary Escape Idleness Itself Merely Mischief Parent Said True Vacuum Very Which]
Tis this desire of bending all things to our own purposes which turns them into confusion and is the chief source of every error in our lives. Sarah Fielding
[ Bending Chief Confusion Desire Error Every Into Lives Our Own Purposes Source Them Things Tis Turns Which]
The most intense curiosity and excitement prevailed, and though the weather was uncertain, enormous masses of densely packed people lined the road, shouting and waving hats and handkerchiefs as we flew by them. Fanny Kemble
[ Curiosity Enormous Excitement Flew Handkerchiefs Hats Intense Lined Masses Most Packed Prevailed Road Shouting Them Though Uncertain Waving Weather]
One of the chiefs of this nation, with his young men, escorted us to the Lake of the Illinois. Jacques Marquette
[ Chiefs His Illinois Lake Men Nation Us Young]
A complacent satisfaction with present knowledge is the chief bar to the pursuit of knowledge. B. H. Liddell Hart
[ Bar Chief Complacent Knowledge Present Pursuit Satisfaction]
The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything. Robert Frost
[ Book Chief Everything Fixed Get Going Impression Life Reason School Side]
My first job in all honesty is going to continue to be mom-in-chief. Making sure that in this transition, which will be even more of a transition for the girls... that they are settled and that they know they will continue to be the center of our universe. Michelle Obama
[ Center Continue Even First Girls Going Honesty Job Know Making More Our Settled Sure Transition Universe Which Will]
The chief executive who knows his strengths and weaknesses as a leader is likely to be far more effective than the one who remains blind to them. John Adair
[ Blind Chief Effective Executive Far His Knows Leader Likely More Remains Strengths Than Them Weaknesses]
We must recognize the chief characteristic of the modern era - a permanent state of what I call violent peace. James D. Watkins
[ Call Characteristic Chief Era Modern Must Peace Permanent Recognize State Violent]
I haven't heard from Bobby since May when we had our conversation, but then this thing broke last week, where they arrested him, and we were watching what was going on on the whole deal, and I was actually flabbergasted, at what the then police chief Parks was saying. Tommy Bond
[ Actually Arrested Bobby Broke Chief Conversation Deal Going Had Haven Heard Him Last May Our Parks Police Saying Since Then Thing Watching Week Were Where Whole]
Where is Hollywood located? Chiefly between the ears. In that part of the American brain lately vacated by God. Erica Jong
[ American Between Brain Chiefly Ears God Hollywood Lately Located Part Where]
I want to tell you that if the Great Spirit had chosen anyone to be the chief of this country, it is myself. Sitting Bull
[ Anyone Chief Chosen Country Great Had Myself Spirit Tell Want]
I yearn to see other chief executives throughout the nation follow suit, so that as a people we may hasten the elimination of barbarism as a tool of American justice. Winthrop Rockefeller
[ American Barbarism Chief Elimination Executives Follow Hasten Justice May Nation Other See Suit Throughout Tool Yearn]
Traditional matter must be glorified, since it would be easier to listen to the re-creation of familiar stories than to quite new and unexpected things; the listeners, we must remember, needed poetry chiefly as the re-creation of tired hours. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Chiefly Easier Familiar Glorified Hours Listen Listeners Matter Must Needed New Poetry Quite Remember Since Stories Than Things Tired Traditional Unexpected Would]
When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief. Henry Fielding
[ Children Doing Mischief Nothing]
A sexual revolution begins with the emancipation of women, who are the chief victims of patriarchy, and also with the ending of homosexual oppression. Kate Millett
[ Also Begins Chief Emancipation Ending Homosexual Oppression Patriarchy Revolution Sexual Victims Women]
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief. Jane Austen
[ Every Head Mischief Produces Sort Vanity Weak Working]
The Secretary of Defense is not a super General or Admiral. His task is to exercise civilian control over the Department for the Commander-in-Chief and the country. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Admiral Civilian Commander-In-Chief Control Country Defense Department Exercise General His Over Secretary Super Task]
The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic which distinguishes human beings from beasts. Heywood Broun
[ Ability Beasts Beings Characteristic Chief Distinguishes Human Love Make Which]
Riches are chiefly good because they give us time. Charles Lamb
[ Because Chiefly Give Good Riches Time Us]
Prior to my election, young Cherokee girls would never have thought that they might grow up and become chief. Wilma Mankiller
[ Become Cherokee Chief Election Girls Grow Might Never Prior Thought Up Would Young]
The chief enemy of creativity is "good" sense. Pablo Picasso
[ Chief Creativity Enemy Good Sense]
Hear me, my chiefs! I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever. Chief Joseph
[ Am Chiefs Fight Forever Hear Heart More Now Sad Sick Stands Sun Tired Where Will]
In the fall of the year 2000, there just happened to be a decision point when they asked me to become Chief Executive Officer of the company. It was a time when, as you remember, we were starting to have some real problems in the California energy markets. Jeffrey Skilling
[ Asked Become California Chief Company Decision Energy Executive Fall Happened Just Markets Officer Point Problems Real Remember Some Starting Time Were Year]
But the federal government, our collective government, has responsibilities that none of these other levels of government can fulfill; and chief among these is national defense. Don Nickles
[ Among Chief Collective Defense Federal Fulfill Government Levels National None Other Our Responsibilities These]
The chief benefit, which results from philosophy, arises in an indirect manner, and proceeds more from its secret, insensible influence, than from its immediate application. David Hume
[ Application Arises Benefit Chief Immediate Indirect Influence Insensible Manner More Philosophy Proceeds Results Secret Than Which]
The truth of things is the chief nutriment of superior intellects. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Chief Intellects Superior Things Truth]
Having this interest here in the Redskins is the chief hobby of my life. Jack K. Cooke
[ Chief Having Here Hobby Interest Life Redskins]
I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions - adding that no general proposition is worth a damn. Oliver Wendell Holmes Science
[ Adding Always Chief Damn End Facts Form General Hate Man Proposition Propositions Say Worth]
You know, God, the power that makes life, whatever it is, had just to make two things, masculine and feminine, for all this mischief. And made them so there is this entirely different point of view about love and sex. Beatrice Wood
[ Different Entirely Feminine God Had Just Know Life Love Made Make Makes Masculine Mischief Point Power Sex Them Things Two View Whatever]
Of all the arts in which the wise excel, nature's chief masterpiece is writing well. Andre Breton
[ Arts Chief Excel Masterpiece Nature Well Which Wise Writing]
I was known as the chief grave robber of my state. Dan Quayle
[ Chief Grave Known Robber State]
The admiral, or commander in chief of a squadron, being frequently invested with a great charge, on which the fate of a kingdom may depend, ought certainly to be possessed of abilities equal to so important a station and so extensive a command. William Falconer
[ Abilities Admiral Being Certainly Charge Chief Command Commander Depend Equal Extensive Fate Frequently Great Important Invested Kingdom May Ought Possessed Squadron Station Which]
President Obama has embraced a partisan, polarizing strategy since day one when he chose hyper-partisan Rahm Emanuel to be his White House Chief of Staff. Rory Cooper
[ Chief Chose Day Embraced His House Obama Obama Partisan Polarizing President Since Staff Strategy White]
The financial history of the Baltimore and Ohio since the close of the nineteenth century is interesting chiefly in connection with changes in the control of the property. John Moody
[ Baltimore Century Changes Chiefly Close Connection Control Financial History Interesting Nineteenth Ohio Property Since]
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Because Chiefly Ever Expecting Happy Life Man Real Soon Will]
With the greater part of rich people, the chief enjoyment of riches consists in the parade of riches. Adam Smith
[ Chief Consists Enjoyment Greater Parade Part Rich Riches]
He greatly valued his possessions, chiefly because they were his, and derived genuine pleasure from contemplating a painting, a statuette, a rare lace curtain - no matter what - after he had bought it and placed it among his household gods. Kate Chopin
[ After Among Because Bought Chiefly Contemplating Curtain Derived Genuine Gods Greatly Had His Household Lace Matter Painting Placed Pleasure Possessions Rare Valued Were]
The three chief virtues of a programmer are: Laziness, Impatience and Hubris. Larry Wall
[ Chief Hubris Impatience Laziness Programmer Three Virtues]
Art is our chief means of breaking bread with the dead. W. H. Auden
[ Art Bread Breaking Chief Dead Means Our]
I was no chief and never had been, but because I had been more deeply wronged than others, this honor was conferred upon me, and I resolved to prove worthy of the trust. Geronimo
[ Because Been Chief Conferred Deeply Had Honor More Never Others Prove Resolved Than Trust Upon Worthy Wronged]
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom. C. Northcote Parkinson
[ Automated Boredom Chief Deepening Product Sense Society Widespread]
We need a little more 'Hail to the Chief.' Robert Teeter
[ Chief Hail Little More Need]
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess. Menander
[ Beginning Chief Evil Excess Goodness]
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief. Francis Bacon
[ Children Either Enterprises Fortune Given Great Hath Hostages Impediments Mischief Virtue Wife]
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year. Voltaire
[ Day Doing Found Good Hundred Mischief Once Opportunity Times Year]
The forgotten man... He works, he votes, generally he prays, but his chief business in life is to pay. William Graham Sumner
[ Business Chief Forgotten Generally His Life Man Pay Prays Votes Works]
The mainstream media may have trouble resisting the temptation to declare that Karl Rove has been demoted, but the truth is quite the contrary. By giving up his role as deputy White House chief of staff, Rove has been freed to do what he does best: shape big issues and develop strategies to win elections. Fred Barnes
[ Been Best Big Chief Contrary Declare Demoted Deputy Develop Does Elections Freed Giving His House Issues Karl Mainstream May Media Quite Resisting Role Rove Shape Staff Strategies Temptation Trouble Truth Up White Win]
I am here by the will of the Great Spirit, and by his will I am chief. Sitting Bull
[ Am Chief Great Here His Spirit Will]
All the other chiefs and tribes have accepted the Great Law of Peace. They now live in peace with one another. Hiawatha
[ Accepted Another Chiefs Great Law Live Now Other Peace Tribes]
Among the New Hollanders whom we were thus engaged with, there was one who by his appearance and carriage, as well in the morning as this afternoon, seemed to be the chief of them, and a kind of prince or captain among them. William Dampier
[ Afternoon Among Appearance Captain Carriage Chief Engaged His Kind Morning New Prince Seemed Them Thus Well Were Whom]
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff. Aleister Crowley
[ Become Believe Chief Content Devil Get Him His Hold Ordinary Personal Personally Sense Serve Staff Wanted Word]
A few regular troops from old France, weakened by hunger and sickness, who, when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers, are their general's chief dependence. James Wolfe
[ British Chief Dependence Few France Fresh General Hunger Old Regular Sickness Soldiers Their Troops Unable Weakened Were Withstand]
The salary of the chief executive of a large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Achievement Award Chief Corporation Executive Frequently Gesture Himself Individual Large Market Nature Personal Salary Warm]
I am fully prepared to be commander in chief... I don't need on-the-job training. John McCain
[ Am Chief Commander Fully Need Prepared Training]
The clan is nothing more than a larger family, with its patriarchal chief as the natural head, and the union of several clans by intermarriage and voluntary connection constitutes the tribe. Charles Eastman
[ Chief Clan Connection Constitutes Family Head Larger More Natural Nothing Patriarchal Several Than Tribe Union Voluntary]
Nothing mattered except states of mind, chiefly our own. John Maynard Keynes
[ Chiefly Except Mattered Mind Nothing Our Own States]
The chief internal enemies of any state are those public officials who betray the trust imposed upon them by the people. Dalton Trumbo
[ Any Betray Chief Enemies Imposed Internal Officials Public State Them Those Trust Upon]
It is not materialism that is the chief curse of the world, as pastors teach, but idealism. Men get into trouble by taking their visions and hallucinations too seriously. H. L. Mencken
[ Chief Curse Get Idealism Into Materialism Men Pastors Seriously Taking Teach Their Too Trouble Visions World]
If so many Americans are looking for the government to save them, then it is hard to have a dignified search for a shepherd in chief. James Bovard
[ Americans Chief Dignified Government Hard Looking Many Save Search Shepherd Them Then]
All men were made by the Great Spirit Chief. They are all brothers. Chief Joseph
[ Brothers Chief Great Made Men Spirit Were]
The Legislature of Lower Canada, consisting chiefly of Roman Catholics, could hardly be expected to support a church which they were taught to consider heretical, and in Upper Canada the scanty means at the disposal of the Government, precluded all hope. John Strachan
[ Canada Catholics Chiefly Church Consider Consisting Could Disposal Expected Government Hardly Heretical Hope Legislature Lower Means Roman Scanty Support Taught Upper Were Which]
We have grown used to money. The handling, the increase of it, is the chief business of life now with most of us. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Business Chief Grown Handling Increase Life Money Most Now Us Used]
One of the reasons, surely, why women have been credited with less perfect veracity than men is that the burden of conventional falsehood falls chiefly on them. Katharine Fullerton Gerould
[ Been Burden Chiefly Conventional Credited Falls Falsehood Less Men Perfect Reasons Surely Than Them Veracity Why Women]
Science in the modern world has many uses; its chief use, however, is to provide long words to cover the errors of the rich. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Chief Cover Errors However Long Many Modern Provide Rich Science Use Uses Words World]
The chief qualification of a mass leader has become unending infallibility; he can never admit an error. Hannah Arendt
[ Admit Become Chief Error Infallibility Leader Mass Never Qualification Unending]
To get away from one's working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one's self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Advantage Away Change Chief Environment Get Often Self Sense Travel Working]
The assertion of failure coming from such persons does not mean that Mr. Mill failed to promote the practical success of those objects the advocacy of which forms the chief feature of his political writings. Millicent Fawcett
[ Advocacy Assertion Chief Coming Does Failed Failure Feature Forms His Mean Mill Mr Objects Persons Political Practical Promote Success Such Those Which Writings]
I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Actor Among Audience Author Business Cheering Crowd Hate Kicking Merriment Mischief Should Some Their Them]
To win this war, we need a commander in chief, not a professor of law standing at the lectern. Sarah Palin
[ Chief Commander Law Need Professor Standing War Win]
Dr. Johnson has said that the chief glory of a country arises from its authors. But then that is only as they are oracles of wisdom; unless they teach virtue, they are more worthy of a halter than of the laurel. Jane Porter
[ Arises Authors Chief Country Dr Glory Halter Johnson Laurel More Only Oracles Said Teach Than Then Unless Virtue Wisdom Worthy]
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him, if you give him nothing to worship, he will fashion his own divinities, and find a chieftain in his own passions. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Adore Chieftain Command Fashion Find Give Him His Made Man Nothing Obey Own Passions Will Worship]
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue. Ben Jonson
[ Call Mischief Past Prospered Them Virtue Will]
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Action Chief Great Head Heart Qualification Work]
It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Any Called Chief Executive Fortune Misfortune Office Political Previous Training Without]
The home is the chief school of human virtues. William Ellery Channing Home
[ Chief Home Human School Virtues]
The results of ethnic psychology constitute, at the same time, our chief source of information regarding the general psychology of the complex mental processes. Wilhelm Wundt
[ Chief Complex Constitute Ethnic General Information Mental Our Processes Psychology Regarding Results Same Source Time]
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds. Aristotle
[ Aid Comfort Deeds Friends Incite Keep Life Mischief Misfortunes Noble Old Other Out Poverty Prime Refuge Sure Their Those True Weakness Young]
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble. Helen Keller
[ Accomplish Chief Duty Great Long Noble Small Task Tasks Were]
Be the chief but never the lord. Lao Tzu
[ Chief Lord Never]
They had scarcely established themselves, however, before another company of Jackson county citizens, chiefly from around Independence, organized to drive them off. Cole Younger
[ Another Around Before Chiefly Citizens Company County Drive Established Had However Independence Jackson Off Organized Scarcely Them Themselves]
It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs. Thomas Hardy
[ Chiefly Define Difficult Express Feelings Her Language Made Men Theirs Which Woman]
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of ages through which they passed. William Temple
[ Ages Books Chief Esteem Passed Proverbs Receive Stamp Their Through Value Which]
That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time. John Stuart Mill
[ Chief Danger Dare Eccentric Few Marks Now Time]
In his holy flirtation with the world, God occasionally drops a handkerchief. These handkerchiefs are called saints. Frederick Buechner
[ Called Drops God Handkerchief Handkerchiefs His Holy Occasionally Saints These World]
What exists outside is a man's concern; let no woman give advice; and do no mischief within doors. Aeschylus
[ Advice Concern Doors Exists Give Man Mischief Outside Within Woman]
The chief ingredients in the composition of those qualities that gain esteem and praise, are good nature, truth, good sense, and good breeding. Joseph Addison
[ Breeding Chief Composition Esteem Gain Good Ingredients Nature Praise Qualities Sense Those Truth]
Obama's health care plan will be written by a committee whose head, John Conyers, says he doesn't understand it. It'll be passed by Congress that has not read it, signed by a president who smokes, funded by a Treasury chief who didn't pay his taxes, overseen by a Surgeon General who is obese, and financed by a country that's nearly broke. What could possibly go wrong? Rush Limbaugh
[ Broke Care Chief Committee Congress Could Country Financed Funded General Go Head Health His John Nearly Obama Obama Obese Passed Pay Plan Possibly President Read Says Signed Surgeon Taxes Treasury Understand Whose Will Wr]
And now for Return to Flight, I'm chief of robotics working in the astronaut office in Houston, as a Canadian. Chris Hadfield
[ Astronaut Canadian Chief Flight Houston Now Office Return Working]
Almost the only persons who may be said to comprehend even approximately the significance, principles, and purposes of Socialism are the chief leaders of the extreme wings of the Socialistic forces, and perhaps a few of the money kings themselves. Benjamin Tucker
[ Almost Approximately Chief Comprehend Even Extreme Few Forces Kings Leaders May Money Only Perhaps Persons Principles Purposes Said Significance Socialism Socialistic Themselves Wings]
The chief virtue that language can have is clearness, and nothing detracts from it so much as the use of unfamiliar words. Hippocrates
[ Chief Clearness Detracts Language Much Nothing Unfamiliar Use Virtue Words]
A tragic irony of life is that we so often achieve success or financial independence after the chief reason for which we sought it has passed away. Ellen Glasgow
[ Achieve After Away Chief Financial Independence Irony Life Often Passed Reason Sought Success Tragic Which]
Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together. Max Eastman
[ After Chief Holds Laughter Society Speech Thing Together]
One positive command he gave us: You shall love and honor your emperor. In every congregation a prayer must be said for the czar's health, or the chief of police would close the synagogue. Mary Antin
[ Chief Close Command Congregation Czar Emperor Every Gave Health Honor Love Must Police Positive Prayer Said Shall Synagogue Us Would Your]
It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art. Margaret Oliphant
[ Art Been Chiefly Credited Excellent Fate Industry Life Little Long Morals Production Quality Satisfactory Virtue]
The heart is the chief feature of a functioning mind. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Chief Feature Functioning Heart Mind]
Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property... Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of the use of them. Thomas Paine
[ Arms Awe Deprived Discourage Ensue Horrid Invader Keep Law-Abiding Mischief Order Preserve Property Them Use Well Were World Would]
Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust. Grover Cleveland Politics
[ Chief Every Exercises Magistrate Public Surely Trust Voter Your]
The one book necessary to be understood by a divine, is the Bible; any others are to be read, chiefly, in order to understand that. Francis Lockier
[ Any Bible Book Chiefly Divine Necessary Order Others Read Understand Understood]
The chief cause of problems is solutions. Eric Sevareid
[ Cause Chief Problems Solutions]
The chief incalculable in war is the human will. B. H. Liddell Hart
[ Chief Human Incalculable War Will]
Businessmen... were not born chief executives. They were often people first. Richard Jefferson
[ Born Businessmen Chief Executives First Often Were]
I cannot imagine any other country in the world where the opposition would seek, and the chief executive would allow, the dissemination of his most private and personal conversations with his staff, which, to be honest, do not exactly confer sainthood on anyone concerned. Gerald R. Ford
[ Allow Any Anyone Cannot Chief Concerned Confer Conversations Country Dissemination Exactly Executive His Honest Imagine Most Opposition Other Personal Private Sainthood Seek Staff Where Which World Would]
Those who have wrought great changes in the world never succeeded by gaining over chiefs; but always by exciting the multitude. The first is the resource of intrigue and produces only secondary results, the second is the resort of genius and transforms the universe. Martin Van Buren
[ Always Changes Chiefs Exciting First Gaining Genius Great Intrigue Multitude Never Only Over Produces Resort Resource Results Second Secondary Succeeded Those Transforms Universe World Wrought]
The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time. John Stuart Mill
[ Amount Been Chief Contained Courage Danger Dare Eccentric Eccentricity Few Generally Genius Marks Mental Moral Now Proportional Society Time Vigor]
Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment, and are always answering questions when the chief relish of a life is to go on asking them. Frank Moore Colby
[ Always Answering Asking Bewilderment Chief Clever Feel Go Life Natural Pleasure Questions Relish Seem Them]
I thought they know that I was the Commander in Chief, not that I know that I am the Commander in Chief, and they should behave; know how to behave to the Commander in Chief. Kamisese Mara
[ Am Behave Chief Commander How Know Should Thought]
The chief fruit of the First World War was the Russian Revolution and the rise of Communism as a national power. Whittaker Chambers
[ Chief Communism First Fruit National Power Revolution Rise Russian War World]
Our relations with the Indians have been governed chiefly by treaties and trade, or war and subjugation. Nelson A. Miles
[ Been Chiefly Governed Indians Our Relations Subjugation Trade Treaties War]
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued. Socrates Life
[ Chiefly Good Life Valued]
I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Always Am Busy Chief Perhaps Reason Well Which Why]
A lot of young girls have looked to their career paths and have said they'd like to be chief. There's been a change in the limits people see. Wilma Mankiller
[ Been Career Change Chief Girls Limits Looked Lot Paths Said See Their Young]
The irony of the Supreme Court hearing on these cases last week and of the outright hostility that the Court has displayed against religion in recent years is that above the head of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is a concrete display of the Ten Commandments. Cliff Stearns
[ Above Against Cases Chief Commandments Concrete Court Display Displayed Head Hearing Hostility Irony Justice Last Outright Recent Religion Supreme Ten These Week Years]
Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon, the chief agent of the flesh and the devil. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Agent Chief Child Cradle Devil Every Flesh His Mammon Money Taught]
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education. Walter Scott
[ Anything Chief Education Had Hand Men Out Own Their Turned Worth]
Anytime a large, emergency spending bill makes its way through Congress, the potential for mischief is great. Chris Chocola
[ Anytime Bill Congress Emergency Great Large Makes Mischief Potential Spending Through Way]
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us. Ralph Waldo Emerson
[ Chief Day Encountered Event Life Mind Startled Us Which]
Eagles come in all shapes and sizes, but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes. E. F. Schumacher
[ Attitudes Chiefly Come Eagles Recognize Shapes Sizes Their Them Will]
I've been working with them for a couple years and a couple of projects. Essentially Robert F. Kennedy Jr., is the chief litigator for this corporation, this Alliance, and their job is to prosecute corporate polluters of the great bodies of water in North America. Richard Dean Anderson
[ Alliance America Been Bodies Chief Corporate Corporation Couple Essentially Great Job Jr Kennedy North Projects Prosecute Robert Their Them Water Working Years]
Although... the Chief Magistrate must almost of necessity be chosen by a party and stand pledged to its principles and measures, yet in his official action he should not be the President of a party only, but of the whole people of the United States. James K. Polk History
[ Action Almost Although Chief Chosen His Magistrate Measures Must Necessity Official Only Party Pledged President Principles Should Stand States United Whole Yet]
O blessed Saviour, give me grace like Thee, to make Religion my first, and chiefest care, and devoutly to observe, all solemn times, and all holy Rites, which relate to Thy worship. Thomas Ken
[ Blessed Care Chiefest Devoutly First Give Grace Holy Make Observe Relate Religion Rites Saviour Solemn Thee Thy Times Which Worship]
Again, most of the chief distinctions marked by economic terms are differences not of kind but of degree. Alfred Marshall
[ Again Chief Degree Differences Distinctions Economic Kind Marked Most Terms]
The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity. Lewis Mumford
[ Art Biological Chief City Convert Creativity Culture Dead Energy Form Function Into Living Matter Power Reproduction Social Symbols]
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon? Algernon H. Blackwood
[ Able Alas Beautiful Chiefly Deed Emotions Evil Ghosts Glimpses Haunted Heard Leave Lovely Moon Noble Objects Photographs Place Revisiting Scenes Surrounding Their Whoever]
First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds. William Bartram
[ Chiefly Eagle First Flight Great Grey High Largest Name Other Preys Quadrupeds Shall Species Strength Three Which Young]
Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live! Bob Marley
[ Big Bury Complicate Flee Hate Jealousy Life Live Lots Mind Mischief Put Reality Riding Road Ruts Signs Thoughts Through Up Vision Wake Your]
The standard rumor at the time was that Rumsfeld, as chief of staff, had persuaded President Ford to appoint George H.W. Bush as director of Central Intelligence, assuming that that got rid of a potential competitor for the presidency. Bobby R. Inman
[ Appoint Assuming Bush Central Chief Competitor Director Ford George Got Had Intelligence Persuaded Potential Presidency President Rid Rumor Rumsfeld Staff Standard Time]
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]
Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Air Articles Chief Water]
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents. Richard M. Nixon
[ Chief Direction Had Influence Justices Lasting More Most Nation Our Presidents Probably Profound Than Their Times]
Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness, which this world affords. William Samuel Johnson
[ Affords Chief Happiness Hope Itself Perhaps Species Which World]
Indeed, if a chief question does remain: how is the power to think possible? - The power to think right and left, before and without, with and above experience? then it does not take a deduction to prove the genealogical priority of language. Johann G. Hamann
[ Above Before Chief Deduction Does Experience Genealogical How Indeed Language Left Possible Power Priority Prove Question Remain Right Take Then Think Without]
Listen, my day job is also Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, and it's a very painful job because we publish a lot of books, and there are things I see where I can punch people out. Therefore, we have some new people now, and the kids are going to read our books. Avi Arad
[ Also Because Books Chief Creative Day Going Job Kids Listen Lot Marvel New Now Officer Our Out Painful Publish Punch Read See Some Therefore Things Very Where]
We know the past and its great events, the present in its multitudinous complications, chiefly through faith in the testimony of others. Matthew Simpson
[ Chiefly Complications Events Faith Great Know Others Past Present Testimony Through]
The intellectuals' chief cause of anguish are one another's works. Jacques Barzun
[ Anguish Another Cause Chief Intellectuals Works]
She wanted us to feel we were above everyone in the town. She really did tell us that we were related to Chief Justice John Marshall, and that may have been true. I never did bother to find out. Fay Wray
[ Above Been Bother Chief Did Everyone Feel Find John Justice Marshall May Never Out Really Related She Tell Town True Us Wanted Were]
Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is. Iris Murdoch
[ Charming Chiefly Falling Forgetting How Love Matter Out Someone]
In recent years, anyone in the government, certainly anyone in the FBI or the CIA, or recently, in again, Clint's film, In the Line of Fire, the main bad guy is the chief advisor to the president. Charlton Heston
[ Advisor Again Anyone Bad Certainly Chief Cia Clint Fbi Film Fire Government Guy Line Main President Recent Recently Years]
The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people. James A. Garfield
[ Chief Duty Government Keep Out Peace Stand Sunshine]
When I was 14, I played in a summer league. One night the chief umpire asked me if I would like to try umpiring. There was a Little League tournament coming up and he needed more umpires than he had. Jim Evans
[ Asked Chief Coming Had League Little More Needed Night Played Summer Than Tournament Try Umpire Umpires Umpiring Up Would]
Looking back, my life seems like one long obstacle race, with me as the chief obstacle. Jack Paar
[ Back Chief Life Long Looking Obstacle Race Seems]
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do. Alexander Pope
[ Blunt Counsel Enough Falsehoods Mischief More Nice Still Than Tis True Truths Your]
The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind. H. L. Mencken
[ Believe Chief Costly Follies Mankind Most Occupation Passionately True]
Ford used to come to work in a big car with two Admiral's flags, on each side of the car. His assistant would be there with his accordion, playing, Hail to the Chief. Richard Widmark
[ Accordion Admiral Assistant Big Car Chief Come Each Flags Ford Hail His Playing Side Two Used Work Would]
Eventually, the tribe developed so much confidence in me that they invited me to be their chieftain. Roland Joffe
[ Chieftain Confidence Developed Eventually Invited Much Their Tribe]
The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him. Henry L. Stimson
[ Chief Distrust Him Learned Lesson Life Long Make Man Only Surest Trust Trustworthy Way]
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand. Khalil Gibran Beauty
[ Beauty Chief First Found Hand Heart Laborer Life Loving Prizes Second Truth Two]
You know that I write slowly. This is chiefly because I am never satisfied until I have said as much as possible in a few words, and writing briefly takes far more time than writing at length. Carl Friedrich Gauss
[ Am Because Briefly Chiefly Far Few Know Length More Much Never Possible Said Satisfied Slowly Takes Than Time Until Words Write Writing]
Every man is his own chief enemy. Anacharsis
[ Chief Enemy Every His Man Own]
I have spoken to many, many Indian chiefs who say they have no objection whatsoever to the nickname. Jack K. Cooke
[ Chiefs Indian Many Nickname Objection Say Spoken Whatsoever]
Fork: An instrument used chiefly for the purpose of putting dead animals into the mouth. Ambrose Bierce
[ Animals Chiefly Dead Fork Instrument Into Mouth Purpose Putting Used]
In the infancy of societies, the chiefs of state shape its institutions; later the institutions shape the chiefs of state. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Chiefs Infancy Institutions Later Shape Societies State]
One's ignorance is one's chief asset. Wallace Stevens
[ Asset Chief Ignorance]
It is chiefly in New York that I feel induced to urge this, because New York is, by innumerable ties, connected with Europe - more connected than several parts of Europe itself. Lajos Kossuth
[ Because Chiefly Connected Europe Feel Induced Innumerable Itself More New Parts Several Than Ties Urge York]
At the lodge the chief gave me many particulars which were relative to the late visit of the Spaniards. Zebulon Pike
[ Chief Gave Late Lodge Many Particulars Relative Spaniards Visit Were Which]
The chief contribution of Protestantism to human thought is its massive proof that God is a bore. H. L. Mencken
[ Bore Chief Contribution God Human Massive Proof Thought]
I was pretty young when my father was prime minister, so it wasn't really a big part of my life. My folks were away a lot, meeting foreign dignitaries and that sort of thing, but it never struck me as odd. If anything it allowed me to get into all sorts of mischief. Julian McMahon
[ Allowed Anything Away Big Father Folks Foreign Get Into Life Lot Meeting Minister Mischief Never Odd Part Pretty Prime Really Sort Sorts Struck Thing Were Young]
A man is simple when his chief care is the wish to be what he ought to be, that is honestly and naturally human. Charles Wagner
[ Care Chief His Honestly Human Man Naturally Ought Simple Wish]
Decisions! And a general, a commander in chief who has not got the quality of decision, then he is no good. Bernard Law Montgomery
[ Chief Commander Decision Decisions General Good Got Quality Then]
The danger chiefly lies in acting well; no crime's so great as daring to excel. Charles Churchill
[ Acting Chiefly Crime Danger Daring Excel Great Lies Well]
I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move! Howard Hawks
[ Chief Director Em Function Make Move Moving Pictures Storyteller]
I accept that responsibility and ask only that I be judged by my performance as its chief executive. Jane Byrne
[ Accept Ask Chief Executive Judged Only Performance Responsibility]
Several speeches were made by the chiefs during the council, all expressive in the highest degree of their friendly disposition towards our government, and their conduct in every particular manifested the sincerity of their declarations. William Henry Ashley
[ Chiefs Conduct Council Declarations Degree Disposition During Every Expressive Friendly Government Highest Made Manifested Our Particular Several Sincerity Speeches Their Towards Were]
Nothing in our current political system creates more alienation, more corruption, more mischief, and more distrust on the part of the public than that created by the volume of money flowing through Washington. Without the power brought by controlling that money, the incentive to buy, or become, a corrupt politician would disappear. In short, solving Washington's campaign finance problem requires treating the cause of that problem -- extra-Constitutional governmental intrusion into the lives of the citizens of the United States. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
At this stage, my chief professional goal is simply to keep on writing and making a living at it. Fred Saberhagen
[ Chief Goal Keep Living Making Professional Simply Stage Writing]
I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Break Handkerchief Hem Highway King Rather Stones Than]
After all, the chief business of the American people is business. They are profoundly concerned with producing, buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world. Calvin Coolidge
[ After American Business Buying Chief Concerned Investing Producing Profoundly Prospering Selling World]
This is what sexual liberation chiefly accomplishes - it liberates young women to pursue married men. George Gilder
[ Accomplishes Chiefly Liberates Liberation Married Men Pursue Sexual Women Young]
I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not by my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge. Igor Stravinsky
[ Assumptions Chiefly Composer Exposure False Knowledge Learned Life Mistakes Pursuits Through Throughout Wisdom]
A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there. Agnes Repplier Pet
[ Before Chiefly Generally Gets Kitten Mad Nothing Remarkable Rushing Stopping Whatever]
My Irish passport makes me look like a chief of staff for the Provisional IRA. Jack Higgins
[ Chief Ira Irish Look Makes Passport Provisional Staff]
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God. Leo Tolstoy
[ Always Approbation Between Chief Deeds Difference Done God Intended Men Only Their Words]
Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs he failed to take up the challenge of life. Arnold Bennett
[ Affairs After Challenge Chiefly Effort Failed Feels Full Happiness Happy Honest Idea Includes Life Paramount Possibly Satisfaction Satisfied Some Take Up]
A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value. Anna Howard Shaw
[ Any Anything Been Chief Decide Gentleman Had Him Left Men Never Once Opposed Produced Product Said Their Told Value Whether Women World]
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Chiefly Combat Foes Greatest Must Our Whom Within]
When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized, but even when one can, appraisal seems chiefly useful as appraisal of the appraiser. Marianne Moore
[ Appraisal Appraise Blunder Cannot Chiefly Even Experience Minimized Out Own Seems Temptation Useful]
The chief task was to stop the arms race before it brought utter disaster. However, after the collapse of communism and the disintegration of the Soviet Union, any rationale for having nuclear weapons disappeared. Joseph Rotblat
[ After Any Arms Before Brought Chief Collapse Communism Disappeared Disaster Disintegration Having However Nuclear Race Rationale Soviet Stop Task Union Utter Weapons]
We can put our head in the sand and continue to lose jobs overseas and to other states, or we can say, 'You know what? We are not going to lose another job from California, and we're going to be the very best place to start and grow a business.' So I'll be the chief sales officer for California businesses. Meg Whitman
[ Another Best Business Businesses California Chief Continue Going Grow Head Job Jobs Know Lose Officer Other Our Overseas Place Put Sales Sand Say Start States Very]
It is one of the chief skills of the philosopher not to occupy himself with questions which do not concern him. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Chief Concern Him Himself Occupy Philosopher Questions Skills Which]
He is a great simpleton who imagines that the chief power of wealth is to supply wants. In ninety-nine cases out of a hundred it creates more wants than it supplies. William Wirt
[ Cases Chief Creates Great Hundred Imagines More Ninety-Nine Out Power Supplies Supply Than Wants Wealth]
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of the ages through which they have passed. J. Paul Getty
[ Ages Books Chief Esteem Passed Proverbs Receive Stamp Their Through Value Which]
Maggie went out of doors to wash the windows and father came out into the kitchen and said he did not know whether he would go down to the post office or not. And then I sprinkled some handkerchiefs to iron. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Came Did Doors Down Father Go Handkerchiefs Into Iron Kitchen Know Maggie Office Out Post Said Some Sprinkled Then Wash Went Whether Windows Would]
Most people in this country believe that the American Communist Party and its dupes are the chief internal enemy of our economic system and our form of government. This is a serious mistake. John T. Flynn
[ American Believe Chief Communist Country Dupes Economic Enemy Form Government Internal Mistake Most Our Party Serious System]
The ordinary man with extraordinary power is the chief danger for mankind - not the fiend or the sadist. Erich Fromm
[ Chief Danger Extraordinary Fiend Man Mankind Ordinary Power]
Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Chief Defect Doing Given More Our Talking Than Them Things]
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours. William Ellery Channing
[ Best Books Chiefly Enjoy Give Great Intercourse Into Men Minds Most Ours Pour Precious Souls Superior Talk Their Thoughts Through Us]
All the principal people in the town are concerned in the slave trade, and their chief wealth consists in the number of slaves they possess; therefore there is little chance of the trade being, for many years, totally abolished. George Grey
[ Abolished Being Chance Chief Concerned Consists Little Many Number Possess Principal Slave Slaves Their Therefore Totally Town Trade Wealth Years]
Emerson was the chief figure in the American transcendental movement, a fact that complicates all accounts of him in literary or cultural history. Howard Mumford Jones
[ Accounts American Chief Complicates Cultural Emerson Fact Figure Him History Literary Movement Transcendental]
To smile at the jest which plants a thorn in another's breast is to become a principal in the mischief. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Another Become Jest Mischief Plants Principal Smile Thorn Which]
He fashions evil for himself who does evil to another, and an evil plan does mischief to the planner. Hesiod
[ Another Does Evil Fashions Himself Mischief Plan Planner]
Youth smiles without any reason. It is one of its chiefest charms. Thomas Gray
[ Any Charms Chiefest Reason Smiles Without Youth]
Of all those arts in which the wise excel, Nature's chief masterpiece is writing well. Andre Breton
[ Arts Chief Excel Masterpiece Nature Those Well Which Wise Writing]
I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Boys Chief Courageous Decided Done Equal Greek Horse Learn Learned Manage Order Study Thing Thought]
It's now up to the full Senate to move swiftly to confirm John Roberts so he can assume his duties and responsibilities as chief justice when the Supreme Court begins its new term in a matter of weeks. We call on the Senate to confirm John Roberts without delay. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Assume Begins Call Chief Confirm Court Delay Duties Full His John Justice Matter Move New Now Responsibilities Roberts Senate Supreme Swiftly Term Up Weeks Without]
Don't blame the marketing department. The buck stops with the chief executive. John D. Rockefeller
[ Blame Buck Chief Department Executive Marketing Stops]
Life and human society are the chief concern of Confucianism and, through it, the chief concern of the Chinese people. Hu Shih
[ Chief Chinese Concern Confucianism Human Life Society Through]
He was of the faith chiefly in the sense that the church he currently did not attend was Catholic. Kingsley Amis
[ Attend Catholic Chiefly Church Currently Did Faith Sense]
There is the fear, common to all English-only speakers, that the chief purpose of foreign languages is to make fun of us. Otherwise, you know, why not just come out and say it? Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Chief Come Common Fear Foreign Fun Just Know Languages Make Otherwise Out Purpose Say Speakers Us Why]
The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around. Thomas A. Edison
[ Around Body Brain Carry Chief Function]
The police chief of Hiroshima welcomed me eagerly as the first Allied correspondent to reach the city. Wilfred Burchett
[ Allied Chief City Correspondent Eagerly First Hiroshima Police Reach Welcomed]
The chief concern of the French Impressionists was the discovery of balance between light and dark. Stephen Gardiner
[ Balance Between Chief Concern Dark Discovery French Impressionists Light]
I want you to give all these chiefs of the soldiers here to understand that we are for peace, and that we have made peace, that we may not be mistaken by them for enemies. Black Kettle
[ Chiefs Enemies Give Here Made May Mistaken Peace Soldiers Them These Understand Want]
The chief strategist of an organization has to be the leader - the CEO. Michael Porter
[ Ceo Chief Leader Organization Strategist]
It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Chiefest Happiness Man Point Willing]
Mischief springs from the power which the moneyed interest derives from a paper currency which they are able to control, from the multitude of corporations with exclusive privileges... which are employed altogether for their benefit. Andrew Jackson
[ Able Altogether Benefit Control Corporations Currency Derives Employed Exclusive Interest Mischief Moneyed Multitude Paper Power Privileges Springs Their Which]
Poetry is an art, and chief of the fine art; the easiest to dabble in, the hardest in which to reach true excellence. Edmund C. Stedman
[ Art Chief Dabble Easiest Excellence Fine Hardest Poetry Reach True Which]
Nature hath given not only to the highest, but also to the inferior, classes of the people of this nation, a boldness and confidence in speaking and answering, even in the presence of their princes and chieftains. Giraldus Cambrensis
[ Also Answering Boldness Classes Confidence Even Given Hath Highest Inferior Nation Nature Only Presence Princes Speaking Their]
Laziness has become the chief characteristic of journalism, displacing incompetence. Kingsley Amis
[ Become Characteristic Chief Displacing Incompetence Journalism Laziness]
Life is very good. I'm the president and Chief Executive Officer of the Wireless trade association, the CTIA. Steve Largent
[ Association Chief Executive Good Life Officer President Trade Very Wireless]
In our nature, however, there is a provision, alike marvelous and merciful, that the sufferer should never know the intensity of what he endures by its present torture, but chiefly by the pang that rankles after it. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ After Alike Chiefly Endures However Intensity Know Marvelous Merciful Nature Never Our Pang Present Provision Should Sufferer Torture]
The chief difficulty which prevents men of science from believing in divine as well as in nature Spirits is their materialism. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Believing Chief Difficulty Divine Materialism Men Nature Prevents Science Spirits Their Well Which]
A Code of Honor: Never approach a friend's girlfriend or wife with mischief as your goal. There are just too many women in the world to justify that sort of dishonorable behavior. Unless she's really attractive. Bruce Jay Friedman
[ Approach Attractive Behavior Code Dishonorable Friend Girlfriend Goal Honor Just Justify Many Mischief Never Really She Sort Too Unless Wife Women World Your]
A market where chief executive officers make 262 times that of the average worker and 821 times that of the minimum-wage worker is not a market that is working well. And it is surely not working well enough to build a solid middle class. Marcy Kaptur
[ Average Build Chief Class Enough Executive Make Market Middle Officers Solid Surely Times Well Where Worker Working]
Man has no Body distinct from his Soul; for that called Body is a portion of Soul discerned by the five Senses, the chief inlets of Soul in this age. William Blake
[ Age Body Called Chief Discerned Distinct Five His Man Portion Senses Soul]
The death of chief justice Rehnquist and the president's nomination of John Roberts raises the stakes for the court and the American people exponentially. Ralph Neas
[ American Chief Court Death Exponentially John Justice Nomination President Raises Roberts Stakes]
The Pawnee chief had left the village the day after the doctor arrived, with 50 or 60 horses and many people, and had taken his course to the north of our route. Zebulon Pike
[ After Arrived Chief Course Day Doctor Had His Horses Left Many North Our Route Taken Village]
Soon after I returned to private practice, former Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger called me one day. Fred F. Fielding
[ After Burger Called Chief Court Day Former Justice Practice Private Returned Soon Supreme Warren]
The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness. Eric Hoffer
[ Chief Happiness Search Sources Unhappiness]
Coming out is a means of redefining oneself, of claiming membership in a lifestyle and a social order with distinct values. Chief among these values is honesty. Lance Loud
[ Among Chief Claiming Coming Distinct Honesty Lifestyle Means Membership Oneself Order Out Redefining Social These Values]
I think 'Hail to the Chief' has a nice ring to it. John F. Kennedy
[ Chief Hail Nice Ring Think]
Pro football was taking off when I became commissioner, and when a sport's successful and you're its chief executive officer, much of the credit flows to you and you develop a good track record. Pete Rozelle
[ Became Chief Commissioner Credit Develop Executive Flows Football Good Much Off Officer Pro Record Sport Successful Taking Track]
The coast of British Columbia was one of the three chief centers of aboriginal America. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Aboriginal America British Centers Chief Coast Columbia Three]
Balancing a nominal budget will solve nothing, and attempting to achieve such a spurious balance will produce much mischief. William Vickrey
[ Achieve Attempting Balance Balancing Budget Mischief Much Nominal Nothing Produce Solve Spurious Such Will]
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost. Aristotle Equality
[ Alike Attained Best Chiefly Democracy Equality Found Government Liberty Persons Share Some Thought Utmost Will]
A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says "I was beaten," he does not say "My men were beaten". Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Assumes Beaten Chief Does Man Men Responsibility Say Says Were]
In Judaism, there are 613 biblical commandments, and the Talmud says that the chief commandment of all is study. Norman Lamm
[ Biblical Chief Commandment Commandments Judaism Says Study Talmud]
Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one's aim. John D. Rockefeller
[ Aim Chief Essentials Life Matter May Purpose Singleness Success]
For Satan always finds some mischief still for idle hands to do. Isaac Watts
[ Always Finds Hands Idle Mischief Satan Some Still]
I hope that no more groans of wounded men and women will ever go to the ear of the Great Spirit Chief above, and that all people may be one people. Chief Joseph
[ Above Chief Ear Ever Go Great Groans Hope May Men More Spirit Will Women Wounded]
To teach how to live without certainty and yet without being paralysed by hesitation is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy, in our age, can do for those who study it. Bertrand Russell
[ Age Being Certainty Chief Hesitation How Live Our Perhaps Philosophy Study Teach Thing Those Without Yet]
I thought that the administration needed bipartisan support, and I was for our commander-in-chief. Because I felt at that time it was the right thing do. If I knew then what I know now, I would have never voted for the war. Ken Lucas
[ Administration Because Bipartisan Commander-In-Chief Felt Knew Know Needed Never Now Our Right Support Then Thing Thought Time Voted War Would]
Business chief executive officers and their boards succumb to the pressures of the financial markets and their fears of takeovers and pour out their energies to produce quarterly earnings - at the expense of building their companies for the long term. J. Irwin Miller
[ Boards Building Business Chief Companies Earnings Energies Executive Expense Fears Financial Long Markets Officers Out Pour Pressures Produce Quarterly Succumb Term Their]
I wasn't privy to all of the intelligence that was coming in about Guatemala, but I did see the traffic that was coming in from Guatemala City, because it was very relevant to me, and of course I exchanged what I had with the chief of station in Guatemala City. E. Howard Hunt
[ Because Chief City Coming Course Did Exchanged Had Intelligence Privy Relevant See Station Traffic Very]
Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others' company. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Always Any Character Chief Company His Little Man More Nobility Others Pity Pleasure Rascals Sign Sociable Takes]
What men prize most is a privilege, even if it be that of chief mourner at a funeral. James Russell Lowell
[ Chief Even Funeral Men Most Privilege Prize]
What this White House really needs is a chief of staff who can read Machiavelli in the original Italian. Mack McLarty
[ Chief House Italian Machiavelli Needs Original Read Really Staff White]
The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions. Alfred Adler
[ Chief Danger Life Many May Precautions Take Too]
Fat is one of the chief enemies of the heart because it has to be plentifully supplied with blood and thus needlessly increases the pumping load that the heart must sustain. Gene Tunney
[ Because Blood Chief Enemies Fat Heart Increases Load Must Needlessly Pumping Supplied Sustain Thus]
Probably induced by the asthma, I started reading and writing early on, my literary efforts from the age of about nine running chiefly to poetry and plays. Patrick White
[ Age Asthma Chiefly Early Efforts Induced Literary Nine Plays Poetry Probably Reading Running Started Writing]
According to Richard Clarke, the former White House counterterrorism chief, Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts. Ferdinand Mount
[ According Action Against Bin Bush Chief Clarke Counterterrorism Despite Experts Failed Former His House Intelligence Iraq Laden Obsessed Osama Repeated Richard Take Warnings White]
Yeah, I've always been accused of having a sense of mischief and I'm very flattered that you say you can see it in the roles I play, because I think that's important, even if I do play intense characters, like especially Christine Cagney. Sharon Gless
[ Accused Always Because Been Cagney Characters Christine Especially Even Flattered Having Important Intense Mischief Play Roles Say See Sense Think Very Yeah]
Bill Clinton is not my commander-in-chief. Oliver North
[ Bill Clinton Commander-In-Chief]
The state can be and has often been in the course of history the main source of mischief and disaster. Ludwig von Mises
[ Been Course Disaster History Main Mischief Often Source State]
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about. Charles Kingsley
[ Act Chief Comfort Enthusiastic Happy Life Luxury Make Need Really Requirements Something Though Us Were]
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]
When I came back to Washington to be The Times' chief congressional correspondent in 1991, I was looking for a book subject, and Ted Kennedy stood out for two reasons. Adam Clymer
[ Back Book Came Chief Congressional Correspondent Kennedy Looking Out Reasons Stood Subject Ted Times Two Washington]
The chief condition on which, life, health and vigor depend on, is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties, increases its energy, and attains the fulfillment of its destiny. Colin Powell History
[ Action Attains Chief Condition Depend Destiny Develops Energy Faculties Fulfillment Health Increases Life Organism Vigor Which]
A chief petty officer taught me shorthand, which got me promoted to yeoman first class. Jack Adams
[ Chief Class First Got Officer Petty Promoted Shorthand Taught Which]
The truth, the absolute truth, is that the chief beauty for the theatre consists in fine bodily proportions. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Absolute Beauty Bodily Chief Consists Fine Proportions Theatre Truth]
The chief prerequisite for a escort is to have a flexible conscience and an inflexible politeness. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Chief Conscience Escort Flexible Inflexible Politeness Prerequisite]
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully. Aristotle
[ Art Chiefly Homer Lies Other Poets Skillfully Taught Telling]
As the Senator from Vermont was kind enough to note, I did have the experience of being commander in chief of our National Guard in Missouri for 8 years. Kit Bond
[ Being Chief Commander Did Enough Experience Guard Kind Missouri National Note Our Senator Vermont Years]
If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace. Gaston Bachelard Home
[ Allows Asked Benefit Chief Dream Dreamer House Name Peace Protects Say Shelters Should Were]
The magic was in the Marshall Plan itself. It provided an opportunity for appealing and constructive work. In a sense, the mission chiefs were given the opportunity to help act as architects for the new Europe that was envisioned. Paul Hoffman
[ Act Appealing Architects Chiefs Constructive Envisioned Europe Given Help Itself Magic Marshall Mission New Opportunity Plan Provided Sense Were Work]
At present, financial crises occur, chiefly because the paper currency is redeemable in gold only. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Because Chiefly Crises Currency Financial Gold Occur Only Paper Present]
What leads to unhappiness, is making pleasure the chief aim. William Shenstone
[ Aim Chief Leads Making Pleasure Unhappiness]
Zeal is fit for wise men, but flourishes chiefly among fools. John Tillotson
[ Among Chiefly Fit Flourishes Fools Men Wise Zeal]
A key to the mentality of the left is that it judges itself by its best intentions, and judges its opponents - America chief among them - by their worst deeds. David Horowitz
[ America Among Best Chief Deeds Intentions Itself Judges Key Left Mentality Opponents Their Them Worst]
The chief problem of low-income farmers is poverty. Nelson Rockefeller
[ Chief Farmers Low-Income Poverty Problem]
The press is our chief ideological weapon. Nikita Khrushchev
[ Chief Ideological Our Press Weapon]
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race. Don Marquis
[ Chief Human Obstacle Progress Race]
I put a lot into it, and when I am done playing, I plan on going undercover and then being the sheriff or chief of police somewhere, either Miami or Orlando, I don't know yet. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Am Being Chief Done Either Going Into Know Lot Miami Orlando Plan Playing Police Put Sheriff Somewhere Then Undercover Yet]
Thus the castle of each feudal chieftain became a school of chivalry, into which any noble youth, whose parents were from poverty unable to educate him to the art of war, was readily received. Horatio Alger
[ Any Art Became Castle Chieftain Chivalry Each Educate Feudal Him Into Noble Parents Poverty Readily Received School Thus Unable War Were Which Whose Youth]
When once an Indian sees that his food is secure, he does not care what the chief or any one else says. George Crook
[ Any Care Chief Does Else Food His Indian Once Says Secure Sees]
The largest and most influential houses chiefly demonstrate the aloofness of the French approach. Stephen Gardiner
[ Approach Chiefly Demonstrate French Houses Influential Largest Most]
I was asked three times directly in the hearing before the board of the judiciary whether or not I would continue to acknowledge God if I were to resume my position as chief justice. And I said I would. Roy Moore
[ Acknowledge Asked Before Board Chief Continue Directly God Hearing Judiciary Justice Position Resume Said Three Times Were Whether Would]
All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil. Jeremy Bentham
[ Evil Itself Mischief Punishment]
One of the chief tasks of any dialogue with the Gentile world is to prove that the distinction between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism is not a distinction at all. Abba Eban
[ Anti-Semitism Any Between Chief Dialogue Distinction Gentile Prove Tasks World]
It is virtually impossible to control Northern Kenya, which is populated chiefly by migrant nomads. Richard Leakey
[ Chiefly Control Impossible Kenya Migrant Northern Populated Virtually Which]
Remember the picture of the president in the classroom, being told of the attack by chief of staff Andy Card? The American people thought they were seeing a man suddenly thrust into a grave challenge no one could have anticipated. Howard Fineman
[ American Andy Anticipated Attack Being Card Challenge Chief Classroom Could Grave Into Man Picture President Remember Seeing Staff Suddenly Thought Thrust Told Were]
There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Among Chief Convertible Devices Increase Mechanical Number Particularly Sexual These Which Women]
On the whole, the world was friendly. It chiefly depended on whether one were good or not. Georg Brandes
[ Chiefly Depended Friendly Good Were Whether Whole World]
In this respect early youth is exactly like old age; it is a time of waiting for a big trip to an unknown destination. The chief difference is that youth waits for the morning limited and age waits for the night train. Bruce Catton
[ Age Big Chief Destination Difference Early Exactly Limited Morning Night Old Respect Time Train Trip Unknown Waiting Waits Youth]
We sought out and visited all the Indians hereabouts that we could meet with, in number about twenty. They were chiefly in one place, about a mile from where we lodged. John Woolman
[ Chiefly Could Indians Lodged Meet Mile Number Out Place Sought Twenty Visited Were Where]
Chief executives, who themselves own few shares of their companies, have no more feeling for the average stockholder than they do for baboons in Africa. T. Boone Pickens
[ Africa Average Chief Companies Executives Feeling Few More Own Shares Than Their Themselves]
I am poor and naked, but I am the chief of the nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love. Red Cloud
[ Am Chief Children Could Good Love Naked Nation Other Our Peace Poor Riches Right Take Them Train Us Want World Would]
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough. William Hazlitt
[ Chiefly Despise Despised Dupe Enough Fool Friendship Hate Hated Having Indeed Love Myself Reason World]
As Commander in Chief of the United States Military, I will never send our sons and daughters and our brothers and sisters to die in a foreign land without telling the truth about why they're going there. Howard Dean
[ Brothers Chief Commander Daughters Die Foreign Going Land Military Never Our Send Sisters Sons States Telling Truth United Why Will Without]
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Battlefields Been Chiefly Closet Displayed Heart Heroism History Household Memorable More Most Than World]
If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to give that attention to a subject which keeps it steadily in the mind, till we have surveyed it accurately on all sides. Robert Quillen
[ Ability Accurately Anything Attention Called Chiefly Consists Genius Give Keeps Mind Sides Steadily Subject Surveyed Till Which]
A chief called Lawyer, because he was a great talker, took the lead in the council, and sold nearly all the Nez Perce country. Chief Joseph
[ Because Called Chief Council Country Great Lawyer Lead Nearly Sold Talker Took]
Exercise is the chief source of improvement in our faculties. Hugh Blair Fitness
[ Chief Exercise Faculties Improvement Our Source]
The law, which restrains a man from doing mischief to his fellow citizens, though it diminishes the natural, increases the civil liberty of mankind. William Blackstone
[ Citizens Civil Diminishes Doing Fellow His Increases Law Liberty Man Mankind Mischief Natural Restrains Though Which]
At the conclusion of my argument I received very high compliments from the Chief Justice and later from other of the Judges. What they said I do not care to repeat. William Henry Moody
[ Argument Care Chief Compliments Conclusion High Judges Justice Later Other Received Repeat Said Very]
Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody. Franklin P. Adams
[ Against Because Chiefly Elections Men Most Rather Somebody Than Vote Women Won]
We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought. Bertrand Russell
[ Become Chief Education Faced Fact Freedom Intelligence Obstacles Paradoxical Thought]
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and chiefly of the soul. John Ruskin
[ Art Body Chiefly Creature Great Living Soul Whole Work]
Husbands are chiefly good as lovers when they are betraying their wives. Marilyn Monroe
[ Betraying Chiefly Good Husbands Lovers Their Wives]
I think there was a revolution in poetry, associated chiefly with Eliot and Pound; but maybe it is of the nature of revolutions or of the nature of history that their innovations should later come to look trivial or indistinguishable from technical tricks. Howard Nemerov
[ Associated Chiefly Come Eliot History Indistinguishable Innovations Later Look Maybe Nature Poetry Pound Revolution Revolutions Should Technical Their Think Tricks Trivial]