Quotations that match 'delegate'.

You can delegate authority, but you cannot delegate responsibility. Byron Dorgan
[ Authority Cannot Delegate Responsibility]
We have listened here to the delegates who have recalled the terrible human suffering, and the great material destruction of the late war in the Pacific. It is with feelings of sorrow that we recall the part played in that catastrophic human experience by the old Japan. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Catastrophic Delegates Destruction Experience Feelings Great Here Human Japan Late Listened Material Old Pacific Part Played Recall Recalled Sorrow Suffering Terrible War]
I would have thought it possible to choose delegates for these larger conferences who, even if they could not speak the principal languages, could at least understand them or could have friends seated beside them who could keep them informed on essential points. Fredrik Bajer
[ Beside Choose Conferences Could Delegates Essential Even Friends Informed Keep Languages Larger Least Points Possible Principal Seated Speak Them These Thought Understand Would]
So I delegate a lot and I make my family come first, my husband and our kids. Kelly Preston
[ Come Delegate Family First Husband Kids Lot Make Our]
When in doubt, mumble; when in trouble, delegate; when in charge, ponder. James H. Boren Business
[ Charge Delegate Doubt Mumble Ponder Trouble]
We've broken the code base into logical chunks, called modules, and the foundation staff delegate authority for the modules to people with the most expertise. Mitchell Baker
[ Authority Base Broken Called Chunks Code Delegate Expertise Foundation Into Logical Modules Most Staff]
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated. Theodor Adorno
[ Delegates Dominated Domination Physical Rests Violence Which]
A declaration of the independence of America, and the sovereignty of the United STates was drawn by the ingenious and philosophic pen of Thomas Jefferson, Esquire, a delegate from the state of Virginia. Mercy Otis Warren
[ America Declaration Delegate Drawn Esquire Independence Ingenious Jefferson Pen Philosophic Sovereignty State States Thomas United Virginia]
I rise in support of the separation of powers as established by our Founding Fathers in the Constitution. The Constitution clearly delegates the power to deal with criminal matters, like the use of drugs, to the States. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Clearly Constitution Criminal Deal Delegates Established Fathers Founding Matters Our Power Powers Rise Separation States Support Use]
Only nine States have been represented since my arrival 'till within three days. There are now Eleven States barely represented. This tardiness in the States or their Delegates, besides retarding the most important Business makes it exceeding fatiguing to those that do attend. William Whipple
[ Arrival Attend Barely Been Besides Business Days Delegates Eleven Exceeding Fatiguing Important Makes Most Nine Now Only Represented Since States Tardiness Their Those Three Till Within]
Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere as long as the policy you've decided upon is being carried out. Ronald Reagan
[ Authority Being Best Carried Decided Delegate Find Interfere Long Out Policy Surround Upon Yourself]
I would point out that Japan's proposal at the Versailles Peace Conference on the principle of racial equality was rejected by delegates such as those from Britain and the United States. Hideki Tojo
[ Britain Conference Delegates Equality Japan Out Peace Point Principle Proposal Racial Rejected States Such Those United Versailles Would]
I'm going from doing all of the work to having to delegate the work - which is almost harder for me than doing the work myself. I'm a lousy delegator, but I'm learning. Alton Brown
[ Almost Delegate Doing Going Harder Having Learning Lousy Myself Than Which Work]
Running those poor steers back and forth in the heat is ridiculous. What they ought to do is put the steers in the convention hall and run the delegates. Stanley Marcus
[ Back Convention Delegates Forth Hall Heat Ought Poor Put Ridiculous Run Running Steers Those]
In 1958, I was a delegate to the Atoms for Peace conference in Geneva. Frederick Reines
[ Atoms Conference Delegate Geneva Peace]
Oftentimes during the period in which conventions really did business, you had situations where the delegates were divided and you would have ballot after ballot before there was a final nominee. Michael Beschloss
[ After Ballot Before Business Conventions Delegates Did Divided During Final Had Nominee Oftentimes Period Really Situations Were Where Which Would]
For you, the state is an entity with purposes of its own that the people can be required to serve. For us the word is only a label for the arrangements by which we the people delegate to some among us responsibility for things that concern us in common. Elliot Richardson
[ Among Arrangements Common Concern Delegate Entity Label Only Own Purposes Required Responsibility Serve Some State Things Us Which Word]
Muslim delegates concerned about rights in Palestine could have brought their enthusiasm closer to home by addressing the fate of black Christians being slaughtered and enslaved in the Sudan. Jack Schwartz
[ Addressing Being Black Brought Christians Closer Concerned Could Delegates Enslaved Enthusiasm Fate Home Muslim Palestine Rights Slaughtered Sudan Their]
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma. Marlene Dietrich
[ Abdicate Could Delegate Dilemma Duties Either Father His Incompetence King Neither Only Paradox Realizing See Sons Understand Would]
I had to delegate authority to the people on my staff. That means you shave away the hierarchy. Jurgen Klinsmann
[ Authority Away Delegate Had Hierarchy Means Shave Staff]
Don't be a bottleneck. If a matter is not a decision for the President or you, delegate it. Force responsibility down and out. Find problem areas, add structure and delegate. The pressure is to do the reverse. Resist it. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Add Areas Bottleneck Decision Delegate Down Find Force Matter Out President Pressure Problem Resist Responsibility Reverse Structure]