Quotations that match 'confirmation'.

When the Senate ceases to engage nominees in meaningful discussion of legal issues, the confirmation process takes on an air of vacuity and farce, and the Senate becomes incapable of either properly evaluating nominees or appropriately educating the public. Elena Kagan
[ Air Appropriately Becomes Ceases Confirmation Discussion Educating Either Engage Evaluating Farce Incapable Issues Legal Meaningful Nominees Process Properly Public Senate Takes]
And in that confirmation process, I sat for 17 hours in front of a senate judiciary committee. Stephen Breyer
[ Committee Confirmation Front Hours Judiciary Process Sat Senate]
The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq. Spencer Bachus
[ Also Appointment Cabinet Completion Confirmation Continued Critical Democratic Iraq Iraqi Just Ministers Movement Society Three Toward]
Bush's choice of Dick Cheney as his running mate is clear confirmation of the policies he would promote and the nominations he would make to an already closely divided U.S. Supreme Court. Patricia Ireland
[ Already Bush Cheney Choice Clear Closely Confirmation Court Divided His Make Mate Nominations Policies Promote Running Supreme Would]
I think the Democrats are catering to them, but, you know, in the entire history of the United States of America, there has never been a judge who has been refused a vote when there was a majority of Senators willing to vote for his confirmation, never in history. Pat Robertson
[ America Been Catering Confirmation Democrats Entire His History Judge Know Majority Never Refused Senators States Them Think United Vote Willing]
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift. Wernher von Braun Technology
[ Best Boys Confirmation First Get Gift Got Long Make Most Mother Pair Pants Telescope Thought Watch Would]
The day on which I received confirmation was a distressing one to me. Maria Monk
[ Confirmation Day Distressing Received Which]
I am truly free only when all human beings, men and women, are equally free. The freedom of other men, far from negating or limiting my freedom, is, on the contrary, its necessary premise and confirmation. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Am Beings Confirmation Contrary Equally Far Free Freedom Human Limiting Men Necessary Only Other Premise Truly Women]
In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation that our study has given of the parallelism between individual and racial thought of the Self, that in the history of psychology we discern the great profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time. James M. Baldwin
[ Between Conclusion Confirmation Discern Drawn Given Great History Individual May Our Pages Parallelism Profile Psychology Race Racial Say Self Study Thought Time View Which]
Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day. Etty Hillesum
[ Accomplished Been Comes Confirmation Day Every Farewell Only Order Outward Papers Put Real Say Shall Small Will Within]
After that I couldn't show my face outside. I lost my identity and balance. I was still living with my parents, and they were my only friends. For so many people, this thing with the nurse was confirmation that I must be mad or mentally ill. Mathias Rust
[ After Balance Confirmation Face Friends Identity Ill Living Lost Mad Many Mentally Must Nurse Only Outside Parents Show Still Thing Were]
Janet Reno, during her confirmation hearings, said she would come down harder on porno, and lately she's talked about how violence on television has an effect on violence in the real world. Penn Jillette
[ Come Confirmation Down During Effect Harder Hearings Her How Janet Lately Real Reno Said She Talked Television Violence World Would]
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation. Voltaire
[ Always Case Confirmation News Sacrament Should Wait]
There is no government in Europe where ministers go through that kind of confirmation process, which in fact is modeled on the way the U.S. cabinet members are confirmed. Mario Monti
[ Cabinet Confirmation Confirmed Europe Fact Go Government Kind Members Ministers Modeled Process Through Way Where Which]
Cover this confirmation process with prayer. When they make it harder for us to pray, we just pray harder. Zell Miller
[ Confirmation Cover Harder Just Make Pray Prayer Process Us]