Quotations that match 'convenience'.

Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others. Coretta Scott King
[ Believe Cannot Convenience Deny Freedom Group Justice Others Out Pieces Political Stand Suit]
It is function of government to invent philosophies to explain the demands of its own convenience. Murray Kempton
[ Convenience Demands Explain Function Government Invent Own Philosophies]
I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames. Les Brown
[ Advise Dream Even Flames Hassles Hoop Ignore Inconveniences Leap Overcome Possible Running Say Take Then Through Your]
Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of society along the lines of greatest usefulness and convenience to itself. Woodrow Wilson
[ Along Conceive Convenience Greatest Itself Lines More Nothing Ordered Politics Progress Science Society Than Usefulness]
Thirty years ago, many economists argued that inflation was a kind of minor inconvenience and that the cost of reducing inflation was too high a price to pay. No one would make those arguments today. Martin Feldstein
[ Ago Argued Arguments Cost Economists High Inconvenience Inflation Kind Make Many Minor Pay Price Reducing Thirty Those Today Too Would Years]
I was happy in the midst of dangers and inconveniences. Daniel Boone
[ Dangers Happy Inconveniences Midst]
There is no reason that the universe should be designed for our convenience. John D. Barrow
[ Convenience Designed Our Reason Should Universe]
That's why I do this music business thing, it's communication with people without having the extreme inconvenience of actually phoning anybody up. Steven Morrissey
[ Actually Anybody Business Communication Extreme Having Inconvenience Music Thing Up Why Without]
Arguments of convenience lack integrity and inevitably trip you up. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Arguments Convenience Inevitably Integrity Lack Trip Up]
While the spoken word can travel faster, you can't take it home in your hand. Only the written word can be absorbed wholly at the convenience of the reader. Kingman Brewster, Jr.
[ Absorbed Convenience Faster Hand Home Only Reader Spoken Take Travel While Wholly Word Written Your]
I don't want to be put on a pedestal. I just want to be reasonably successful and live a normal life with all the conveniences to make it so. Althea Gibson
[ Just Life Live Make Normal Pedestal Put Reasonably Successful Want]
The lanes and streets of the city being set out, the choice of sites for the convenience and use of the state remains to be decided on; for sacred edifices, for the forum, and for other public buildings. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Being Buildings Choice City Convenience Decided Forum Other Out Public Remains Sacred Set Sites State Streets Use]
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. Nadine Gordimer
[ Best Between Charter Continuing Convenience Definition Efforts Gap Men Narrow Perhaps Powers Progress Unwritten Women Would]
Negroes who have been so long inconvenienced and denied opportunities for development are naturally afraid of anything that sounds like discrimination. Carter G. Woodson
[ Afraid Anything Been Denied Development Discrimination Long Naturally Negroes Opportunities Sounds]
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience. Robert Fulghum
[ Break Eat Else Everything Fire Got House Inconvenience Neck Nothing Problem Then Your]
Wherefore when a man giveth out his money upon condition that be may not demand it back until a certain time to come, he certainly may take a compensation for this inconvenience which he admits against himself. William Petty
[ Admits Against Back Certain Certainly Come Compensation Condition Demand Giveth Himself His Inconvenience Man May Money Out Take Time Until Upon Wherefore Which]
Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better. Richard Hooker
[ Better Change Even Inconvenience Made Without Worse]
Writing saved me from the sin and inconvenience of violence. Alice Walker
[ Inconvenience Saved Sin Violence Writing]
Persuade thyself that imperfection and inconvenience are the natural lot of mortals, and there will be no room for discontent, neither for despair. Ieyasu Tokugawa
[ Despair Discontent Imperfection Inconvenience Lot Mortals Natural Neither Persuade Room Thyself Will]
We do not need to eat animals, wear animals, or use animals for entertainment purposes, and our only defense of these uses is our pleasure, amusement, and convenience. Gary L. Francione
[ Amusement Animals Convenience Defense Eat Entertainment Need Only Our Pleasure Purposes These Use Uses Wear]
So that a famine price is vague, and the plan subject to all the inconvenience now experienced. Joseph Hume
[ Experienced Famine Inconvenience Now Plan Price Subject Vague]
For my own part, I had rather suffer any inconvenience from having to work occasionally in chambers and kitchen... than witness the subservience in which the menial class is held in Europe. Harriet Martineau
[ Any Chambers Class Europe Had Having Held Inconvenience Kitchen Menial Occasionally Own Part Rather Subservience Suffer Than Which Witness Work]
Well, my wife and I were married in a toilet - it was a marriage of convenience! Tommy Cooper
[ Convenience Marriage Married Toilet Well Were Wife]
An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Adventure Considered Inconvenience Wrongly]
An escalator can never break: it can only become stairs. You should never see an Escalator Temporarily Out Of Order sign, just Escalator Temporarily Stairs. Sorry for the convenience. Mitch Hedberg
[ Become Break Convenience Escalator Just Never Only Order Out See Should Sign Sorry Stairs Temporarily]
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it. Thomas Jefferson
[ Attending Degree Exposed Inconveniences Liberty Much Rather Small Than Those Too Would]
Is the minor convenience of allowing the present generation the luxury of doubling its energy consumption every 10 years worth the major hazard of exposing the next 20,000 generations to this lethal waste? David R. Brower
[ Allowing Consumption Convenience Doubling Energy Every Exposing Generation Generations Hazard Lethal Luxury Major Minor Next Present Waste Worth Years]
Action and faith enslave thought, both of them in order not be troubled or inconvenienced by reflection, criticism, and doubt. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Action Both Criticism Doubt Enslave Faith Order Reflection Them Thought Troubled]
But every company of the future is going to be in the business of exquisite care - which means quick turnaround time and convenience. To deliver exquisite care, you need an organization that coordinates well and listens well. Fernando Flores
[ Business Care Company Convenience Coordinates Deliver Every Exquisite Future Going Listens Means Need Organization Quick Time Turnaround Well Which]
We go on multiplying our conveniences only to multiply our cares. We increase our possessions only to the enlargement of our anxieties. Anna C. Brackett
[ Anxieties Cares Enlargement Go Increase Multiply Multiplying Only Our Possessions]
The inconveniences we faced within this state are minor compared to... New Orleans. Richard Burr
[ Compared Faced Inconveniences Minor New Orleans State Within]
Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable. Jane Austen
[ Considerable Enhanced Foolish Inconvenience Often Pleasure Surprises Things]
I haven't become an American! Having a house in LA is just where the house is. It's just a convenience thing living there. I carry Wales around inside me. I'd consider moving back there one day. I never really left. Tom Jones
[ American Around Back Become Carry Consider Convenience Day Haven Having House Inside Just La Left Living Moving Never Really Thing Wales Where]
No law can possibly meet the convenience of every one: we must be satisfied if it be beneficial on the whole and to the majority. Titus Livius
[ Beneficial Convenience Every Law Majority Meet Must Possibly Satisfied Whole]
For a man to attain to an eminent degree in learning costs him time, watching, hunger, nakedness, dizziness in the head, weakness in the stomach, and other inconveniences. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Attain Costs Degree Eminent Head Him Hunger Inconveniences Learning Man Nakedness Other Stomach Time Watching Weakness]
The bourgeois prefers comfort to pleasure, convenience to liberty, and a pleasant temperature to the deathly inner consuming fire. Hermann Hesse
[ Bourgeois Comfort Consuming Convenience Deathly Fire Inner Liberty Pleasant Pleasure Prefers Temperature]
The Church has never changed its teaching on the sanctity of human life - it didn't make up a rule for the convenience of a particular time like a rule at a country club as the Governor would have us believe. Wellington Mara
[ Believe Changed Church Club Convenience Country Governor Human Life Make Never Particular Rule Sanctity Teaching Time Up Us Would]
The inconvenience, the glaring lights, the long hours of waiting, and the repetition of every scene are all calculated to defeat anything more than a real mastery of love technique. Ivor Novello
[ Anything Calculated Defeat Every Glaring Hours Inconvenience Lights Long Love Mastery More Real Repetition Scene Technique Than Waiting]
When I got a call from Los Angeles to do the Tonight Show, I considered it more of an inconvenience than an opportunity. Lorna Luft
[ Angeles Call Considered Got Inconvenience Los More Opportunity Show Than Tonight]
In speaking, for convenience, of devices and expedients, I did not intend to imply that Shakespeare always deliberately aimed at the effects which he produced. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Aimed Always Convenience Deliberately Devices Did Effects Imply Intend Produced Shakespeare Speaking Which]
When I'm in London I do have the convenience of being close to St James Park which is also good for me because it gives me an excuse to get out and get some much needed exercise! David Blunkett Travel
[ Also Because Being Close Convenience Excuse Exercise Get Gives Good James London Much Needed Out Park Some St Which]
If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience, console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them. Jane Fonda Business
[ Career Chosen Console Inconvenience Reflecting Some Them Unexpected Without Yourself]
The point is that these decisions they've made are partly for your convenience and partly for theirs and partly out of stereotypes that they carry with them from the conventions of the computer field. Ted Nelson
[ Carry Computer Convenience Conventions Decisions Field Made Out Partly Point Stereotypes Theirs Them These Your]
My house is my refuge, an emotional piece of architecture, not a cold piece of convenience. Luis Barragan
[ Architecture Cold Convenience Emotional House Piece Refuge]
Give your clients the earliest delivery consistent with quality - whatever the inconvenience to us. Arthur C. Nielsen
[ Clients Consistent Delivery Earliest Give Inconvenience Quality Us Whatever Your]
We must learn which ceremonies may be breached occasionally at our convenience and which ones may never be if we are to live pleasantly with our fellow man. Amy Vanderbilt
[ Ceremonies Convenience Fellow Learn Live Man May Must Never Occasionally Ones Our Pleasantly Which]
The truth of the matter was that I made myself disappear. I never liked being a Judge, so I just decided to start over. Sorry to inconvenience anyone. Joseph Force Crater
[ Anyone Being Decided Disappear Inconvenience Judge Just Liked Made Matter Myself Never Over Sorry Start Truth]
I got cocky and I stopped taking my vitamins. It was an inconvenience to have a suitcase full of vitamins with me on the road. About two years ago, it caught up with me. Mary Ann Mobley
[ Ago Caught Cocky Full Got Inconvenience Road Stopped Suitcase Taking Two Up Vitamins Years]
Violence is hidden within democratic structures because they are not radically democratic - Western democracy is merely a domestic convenience of consumerism. Edward Bond
[ Because Consumerism Convenience Democracy Democratic Domestic Hidden Merely Radically Structures Violence Western Within]
We're not children here. The law is-how should I put it? A convenience. Or a convenience for some people, and an inconvenience for other people. Paul Castellano
[ Children Convenience Here Inconvenience Law Other Put Should Some]
The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals. William James
[ Accommodate Business Cannot Convenience Does Exclusively God His Individuals Laws Must Processes Recognizes Retail Science Universal Wholesale Whom]
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Adventure Considered Inconvenience Only Rightly Wrongly]
If I'm interrupted, it's just a minor inconvenience, but not a disaster, because it's easy to get back where I was: that is, the paint has not changed consistency; the light has not moved. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Back Because Changed Consistency Disaster Easy Get Inconvenience Interrupted Just Light Minor Moved Paint Where]
No nation ever yet found any inconvenience from too close an inspection into the conduct of its officers, but many have been brought to ruin and reduced to slavery by suffering gradual impositions and abuses. Edward Livingston
[ Abuses Any Been Brought Close Conduct Ever Found Gradual Inconvenience Inspection Into Many Nation Officers Reduced Ruin Slavery Suffering Too Yet]
Why would you be afraid of death? It would be an inconvenience. I have a lot of undone things and it's bound to get in the way. But, no, it doesn't scare me at all. David Carradine
[ Afraid Bound Death Get Inconvenience Lot Scare Things Undone Way Why Would]
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Challenge Comfort Controversy Convenience Man Measure Moments Stands Times Ultimate Where]