Quotations that match 'establishment'.

A lot of my idealism was frustrated by the end of the '60s because of the way things went with the assassinations and the sense that the political establishment was so fixed in its ways you couldn't change anything. David Talbot
[ Anything Assassinations Because Change End Establishment Fixed Frustrated Idealism Lot Political Sense Things Way Ways Went]
We are dealing with treachery and threats, which accompanied the establishment of Israel. Bashar al-Assad
[ Accompanied Dealing Establishment Israel Threats Treachery Which]
The growth of constitutional government, as we now understand it, was promoted by the establishment of two different sets of machinery for making laws and carrying on government. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Carrying Constitutional Different Establishment Government Growth Laws Machinery Making Now Promoted Sets Two Understand]
We played in bars and other such establishments and anywhere where people would listen. Sometimes they did, and sometimes not. The outfits we wore were classics of the 50's. Phil Harris
[ Anywhere Bars Classics Did Establishments Listen Other Outfits Played Sometimes Such Were Where Wore Would]
As efforts to fix this failure at the Veterans Administration continue, I also intend to persist in demanding answers and action on the establishment of a new clinic to serve the veterans in North Central Washington. Doc Hastings
[ Action Administration Also Answers Central Clinic Continue Demanding Efforts Establishment Failure Fix Intend New North Persist Serve Veterans Washington]
At first, we couldn't be establishment, because we didn't have any money. We were guerrilla marketers, and we still are, a little bit. But, as we became No. 1 in our industry, we've had to modify our culture and become a bit more planned. Phil Knight
[ Any Became Because Become Bit Culture Establishment First Guerrilla Had Industry Little Marketers Modify Money More Our Planned Still Were]
I therefore declare, that if you wish any remission of the taxation which falls upon the homes of the people of England and Wales, you can only find it by reducing the great military establishments, and diminishing the money paid to fighting men in time of peace. Richard Cobden
[ Any Declare Diminishing England Establishments Falls Fighting Find Great Homes Men Military Money Only Paid Peace Reducing Remission Taxation Therefore Time Upon Wales Which Wish]
There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people. Huey Newton
[ Am Collectively Establishment Every Fear Reason Right]
Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments. Channing Pollock Home
[ Earthly Enduring Establishments Home Most Popular Will]
The establishment is made up of little men, very frightened. Bella Abzug
[ Establishment Frightened Little Made Men Up Very]
The issue of civil rights was too much for the establishment to handle. One of the chapters of history that's least studied by historians is the 300 to 500 riots in the U.S. between 1965 and 1970. Tom Hayden
[ Between Chapters Civil Establishment Handle Historians History Issue Least Much Rights Riots Studied Too]
If I had been a member of the academic establishment, I could have done other experiments. Albert Ellis
[ Academic Been Could Done Establishment Experiments Had Member Other]
Don't confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science. Martin H. Fischer
[ Confuse Correct Establishment Explanation Former Hypothesis Latter Possible Purpose Science Theory Very]
There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment. Orison Swett Marden
[ Cheer Effort Establishment Good Investment Make Pay Scatter Sunshine Through Well Which Will Your]
I had advocated the establishment of a Negro industrial commission. I had gestured against the growth of monopoly power. I had introduced a few civil rights bills. Emanuel Celler
[ Advocated Against Bills Civil Commission Establishment Few Growth Had Industrial Introduced Monopoly Negro Power Rights]
At one point I intended to write precursor and sequel novels, about the establishment of the Web and its next evolution, but I am very unlikely to now; they would take place in a different universe. John M. Ford
[ Am Different Establishment Evolution Intended Next Novels Now Place Point Precursor Sequel Take Universe Unlikely Very Web Would Write]
Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth. Ambrose Bierce
[ Becoming Bent Cherished Danger Denial Doubt Establishment Full Honest Indulged Investigation Lead May Soon Thorough Truth]
Obscenity is a moral concept in the verbal arsenal of the establishment, which abuses the term by applying it, not to expressions of its own morality but to those of another. Herbert Marcuse
[ Abuses Another Applying Arsenal Concept Establishment Expressions Moral Morality Obscenity Own Term Those Verbal Which]
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty. George Washington
[ Any Establishments Form Government Grown Hostile Liberty Military Over Particularly Regarded Republican Under]
Laws and constitutions ought to be weighed... to constitute that which is most conducing to the establishment of justice and liberty. Algernon Sydney
[ Constitute Constitutions Establishment Justice Laws Liberty Most Ought Weighed Which]
The Establishment Clause prohibits government from making adherence to a religion relevant in any way to a person's standing in the political community. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Adherence Any Clause Community Establishment Government Making Person Political Prohibits Relevant Religion Standing Way]
The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation. George McGovern War
[ Away Cancer Center Cruelest Disaster Eating Establishment History Into Led Moral Nation Our Political Soul Stupidest Terrible Us War]
It is our task to inquire into the causes that have brought about the observed differentiation, and to investigate the sequence of events that have led to the establishment of the multifarious forms of human life. Franz Boas
[ Brought Causes Differentiation Establishment Events Forms Human Inquire Into Investigate Led Life Observed Our Sequence Task]
The establishment in Britain is certainly against the arts and against education. If something doesn't make a profit, it's invalid, and art doesn't make a profit in that sense. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Against Art Arts Britain Certainly Education Establishment Invalid Make Profit Sense Something]
The establishment of a National Methamphetamine Prevention Week will significantly increase awareness of meth and educate the public on effective ways to help prevent its use. Ron Lewis
[ Awareness Educate Effective Establishment Help Increase National Prevent Prevention Public Significantly Use Ways Week Will]
There are two types of courage involved with what I did. When it comes to picking up a rifle, millions of people are capable of doing that, as we see in Iraq or Vietnam. But when it comes to risking their careers, or risking being invited to lunch by the establishment, it turns out that's remarkably rare. Daniel Ellsberg
[ Being Capable Careers Comes Courage Did Doing Establishment Invited Involved Iraq Lunch Millions Out Picking Rare Remarkably Rifle Risking See Their Turns Two Types Up Vietnam]
I'm on record as being understood to be a supporter of a reformed establishment, in which other Christian denominations, and other faiths, play a major part. George Carey
[ Being Christian Denominations Establishment Faiths Major Other Part Play Record Reformed Supporter Understood Which]
Another example of that was that even during the economic problems of the 1945 government, we managed to carry out other aspects of our policy and other ideals. Through the establishment of national parks, for instance. Barbara Castle
[ Another Aspects Carry During Economic Establishment Even Example Government Ideals Instance Managed National Other Our Out Parks Policy Problems Through]
It's almost seems as though there's a battle going on between the public and all the fast-food establishments, and, believe me, I think it's very tasty food. Regis Philbin
[ Almost Battle Believe Between Establishments Fast-Food Food Going Public Seems Tasty Think Though Very]
Many of the master chefs in the South, both the upper South as well as the deep South, were blacks and many of those people came here to Washington, D.C., and opened up establishments. Very, very few of them have survived. But they certainly were very prominent. Ed Smith
[ Blacks Both Came Certainly Chefs Deep Establishments Few Here Many Master Opened Prominent South Survived Them Those Up Upper Very Washington Well Were]
The establishment, the newspapers, they try to create something called Scottish literature, but when people are actually going to write, they are not going to necessarily prescribe to that, they'll write what they feel. Irvine Welsh
[ Actually Called Create Establishment Feel Going Literature Necessarily Newspapers Prescribe Scottish Something Try Write]
Slavery, properly so called, is the establishment of a right which gives to one man such a power over another as renders him absolute master of his life and fortune. Charles de Secondat
[ Absolute Another Called Establishment Fortune Gives Him His Life Man Master Over Power Properly Renders Right Slavery Such Which]
We desire an expansion of relations with regional states and the establishment of extensive public contacts. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Contacts Desire Establishment Expansion Extensive Public Regional Relations States]
There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the Establishment - and nothing more corrupting. A. J. P. Taylor
[ Agreeable Corrupting Establishment Life Make More Nothing Peace Than]
If it was up to me, there wouldn't be no such thing as the establishment. Jimi Hendrix
[ Establishment Such Thing Up]
In the new century, we should continue to work together to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of the vast number of developing countries including China and India and promote the establishment of a just and equitable new international political and economic order. Li Peng
[ Century China Continue Countries Developing Economic Equitable Establishment Including India Interests International Just Legitimate New Number Order Political Promote Rights Safeguard Should Together Vast Work]
We negotiated with the Honduran government the establishment of a regional military training center, for training central American forces, but the primary motivation for doing that was to be able to bolster the quality, improve the quality of the El Salvadoran fighting forces. John Negroponte
[ Able American Bolster Center Central Doing El Establishment Fighting Forces Government Improve Military Motivation Negotiated Primary Quality Regional Training]
Nor, in our own country, must we fail to take notice of the establishment of School Boards. James Payn
[ Boards Country Establishment Fail Must Nor Notice Our Own School Take]
Scientists tend to be skeptical, but the weakness of the community of science is that it tends to move into preformed establishment modes that say this is the only way of doing science, the only valid view. Walter Gilbert
[ Community Doing Establishment Into Modes Move Only Say Science Scientists Skeptical Tend Tends Valid View Way Weakness]
Do you think I want to be the one lone voice against the Hollywood liberal establishment? It's not going to do me any good. James Woods
[ Against Any Establishment Going Good Hollywood Liberal Lone Think Voice Want]
Violent crime rates fell steadily from 1993 to 2002, and this nearly coincides with the establishment of the community policing program known as the COPS program under the Clinton administration. Alan Mollohan
[ Administration Clinton Coincides Community Cops Crime Establishment Fell Known Nearly Policing Program Rates Steadily Under Violent]
One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Always Change Establishment Leaves Open Others Way]
Simultaneously with the establishment of the Constitution, Virginia ceded to the United States her domain, which then extended to the Mississippi, and was even claimed to extend to the Pacific Ocean. William H. Seward
[ Ceded Claimed Constitution Domain Establishment Even Extend Extended Her Mississippi Ocean Pacific Simultaneously States Then United Virginia Which]
The ecclesiastical establishments of Europe which serve to support tyrannical governments are not the Christian religion but abuses and corruptions of it. Noah Webster
[ Abuses Christian Corruptions Ecclesiastical Establishments Europe Governments Religion Serve Support Tyrannical Which]
What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. Whenever governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to destroy the militia, in order to raise an army upon their ruins. Elbridge Gerry
[ Always Army Attempt Bane Destroy Establishment Governments Invade Liberties Liberty Mean Militia Order Prevent Raise Rights Ruins Sir Standing Their Upon Use Whenever]
If you haven't turned rebel by twenty you've got no heart; if you haven't turned establishment by thirty you've got no brains! Kevin Spacey
[ Brains Establishment Got Haven Heart Rebel Thirty Turned Twenty]
Thirteen years after the end of the Soviet Union, the American press establishment seemed eager to turn Ukraine's protested presidential election on November 21 into a new cold war with Russia. Stephen Cohen
[ After American Cold Eager Election End Establishment Into New November Presidential Press Russia Seemed Soviet Thirteen Turn Ukraine Union War Years]
With the establishment of a presence in all three counties of Delaware, recruitment in and outside Delaware and throughout the world and new master's and doctoral programs, Delaware State University will continue to grow and attract even more qualified students. Michael N. Castle
[ Attract Continue Counties Delaware Establishment Even Grow Master More New Outside Presence Programs Qualified Recruitment State Students Three Throughout University Will World]
On another level, I want to mention that I have a strong Jewish identity and - over the years - have been involved in several Jewish projects, such as the establishment of a strong program of Judaic Studies at the University of California in San Diego. Walter Kohn
[ Another Been California Diego Establishment Identity Involved Jewish Level Mention Over Program Projects San Several Strong Studies Such University Want Years]
I'm criticized by the feminists, by the Jewish establishment, by Canadian nationalists. And why not? I've had my pot shots at them. I'm fair game. Mordecai Richler
[ Canadian Criticized Establishment Fair Feminists Game Had Jewish Nationalists Pot Shots Them Why]
The establishment of a law, moreover, does not take place when the first thought of it takes form, or even when its significance is recognised, but only when it has been confirmed by the results of the experiment. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Been Confirmed Does Establishment Even Experiment First Form Law Moreover Only Place Recognised Results Significance Take Takes Thought]
The successful establishment of a buffer zone around Fort Carson will provide an example for other bases around the country as we seek to protect the training mission of the U.S. military while preserving critical habitats on our ranges. Wayne Allard
[ Around Bases Buffer Carson Country Critical Establishment Example Fort Habitats Military Mission Other Our Preserving Protect Provide Ranges Seek Successful Training While Will Zone]
Talk radio has made an enormous run around establishment media. But the Interne is making an end run around talk radio. Suddenly we're faced with an information age. Pete du Pont
[ Age Around End Enormous Establishment Faced Information Made Making Media Radio Run Suddenly Talk]
If you attack the establishment long enough and hard enough, they will make you a member of it. Art Buchwald
[ Attack Enough Establishment Hard Long Make Member Will]
I suggest that instead of criticising us, the establishment has a bloody good look at itself. Trisha Goddard
[ Bloody Establishment Good Instead Itself Look Suggest Us]
The interval between the decay of the old and the formation and establishment of the new constitutes a period of transition which must always necessarily be one of uncertainty, confusion, error, and wild and fierce fanaticism. John C. Calhoun
[ Always Between Confusion Constitutes Decay Error Establishment Fanaticism Fierce Formation Interval Must Necessarily New Old Period Transition Uncertainty Which Wild]
The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand. They make the racist secure in his racism. Huey Newton
[ Establishments Gun Hand His Make Only Policemen Racism Secure Soldiers]
The baseball establishment is permissive about revelry. Curt Flood
[ Baseball Establishment Permissive]
At a time when 2500 American soldiers have given their lives for the cause of bringing democracy to Iraq, it is sad and frustrating to watch the Republican establishment disgrace the exercise of democracy in our own House of Representatives. Earl Blumenauer
[ American Bringing Cause Democracy Disgrace Establishment Exercise Frustrating Given House Iraq Lives Our Own Representatives Republican Sad Soldiers Their Time Watch]
The law increasing and organizing the military establishment of the United States has been nearly carried into effect, and the Army has been extensively and usefully employed during the past season. Martin Van Buren
[ Army Been Carried During Effect Employed Establishment Extensively Increasing Into Law Military Nearly Organizing Past Season States United Usefully]
The constant flux and caprice of mental events do not admit of the establishment of stable experimental conditions. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Admit Caprice Conditions Constant Establishment Events Experimental Flux Mental Stable]
Bond is part of the system. He's an imperialist and a misogynist, and he laughs at killing people, and he sits there slugging martinis. It'll never be the same thing as this, because Bourne is a guy who is against the establishment, who is paranoid and on the run. I just think fundamentally they're just very different things. Matt Damon
[ Against Because Bond Bourne Different Establishment Fundamentally Guy Imperialist Just Killing Laughs Martinis Never Paranoid Part Run Same Sits System Thing Things Think Very]
When we talk about justice in America we're really talking about justice brought about by the people, not by judges who are tools of the establishment or prosecutors who are are equally tools of the establishment or the wardens or the police officers. William Kunstler
[ America Brought Equally Establishment Judges Justice Officers Police Prosecutors Really Talk Talking Tools Wardens]
I don't want anybody suspecting I am some sheep and part of the Washington D.C. establishment. George Nethercutt
[ Am Anybody Establishment Part Sheep Some Suspecting Want Washington]
Well, I'm not a member of the permanent political establishment, and I've learned quickly these last few days that if you're not a member in good standing of the Washington elite, then some in the media consider a candidate unqualified for that reason alone. Sarah Palin
[ Alone Candidate Consider Days Elite Establishment Few Good Last Learned Media Member Permanent Political Quickly Reason Some Standing Then These Unqualified Washington Well]
Anarchists are socialists because they want the improvement of society, and they are communists because they are convinced that such a transformation of society can only result from the establishment of a commonwealth of property. Johann Most
[ Anarchists Because Commonwealth Communists Convinced Establishment Improvement Only Property Result Socialists Society Such Transformation Want]
As a kid I quite fancied the romantic, Bohemian idea of being an artist. I expect I thought I could escape from the difficulties of maths and spelling. Maybe I thought I would avoid the judgement of the establishment. Peter Wright
[ Artist Avoid Being Bohemian Could Difficulties Escape Establishment Expect Fancied Idea Judgement Kid Maybe Quite Romantic Spelling Thought Would]
For the gay establishment, the death of right and wrong began when gaining civil rights ceased to be enough. Tammy Bruce
[ Began Ceased Civil Death Enough Establishment Gaining Gay Right Rights Wrong]
True, the initial ideas are in general those of an individual, but the establishment of the reality and truth is in general the work of more than one person. Willard Libby
[ Establishment General Ideas Individual Initial More Person Reality Than Those True Truth Work]
I approve of anyone wearing what the establishment says you must not wear. Florynce R. Kennedy
[ Anyone Approve Establishment Must Says Wear Wearing]
I was still interested in the youth rebellion but never-the-less I stopped being a victim. Stopped trying to attack the establishment realizing that it takes too much of your energy. Vivienne Westwood
[ Attack Being Energy Establishment Interested Much Realizing Rebellion Still Stopped Takes Too Trying Victim Your Youth]
I am a coach on the outside of the establishment and that works. Linford Christie
[ Am Coach Establishment Outside Works]
Personally, I think the best motto for an educational establishment is: 'Or Would You Rather Be a Mule?' Terry Prachett
[ Best Educational Establishment Motto Mule Personally Rather Think Would]
Down through the centuries, this trick has been tried by various establishments throughout the world. They force people to get involved in the kind of examination that has only one aim and that is to stamp out dissent. Pete Seeger
[ Aim Been Centuries Dissent Down Establishments Examination Force Get Involved Kind Only Out Stamp Through Throughout Trick Tried Various World]
Our office acts like a kind of educational establishment and we are very careful who we educate. Rem Koolhaas
[ Acts Careful Educate Educational Establishment Kind Office Our Very]
The essence of belief is the establishment of a habit; and different beliefs are distinguished by the different modes of action to which they give rise. Charles Sanders Peirce
[ Action Belief Beliefs Different Distinguished Essence Establishment Give Habit Modes Rise Which]
Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations stumble upon establishments, which are indeed the result of human action, but not the execution of any human design. Adam Ferguson
[ Action Ages Any Blindness Design Enlightened Equal Establishments Even Every Execution Future Human Indeed Made Movement Multitude Nations Result Step Stumble Termed Upon Which]
At the head of these new discoveries and insights comes the establishment of the facts that electricity is composed of discrete particles of equal size, or quanta, and that light is an electromagnetic wave motion. Johannes Stark
[ Comes Composed Discoveries Discrete Electricity Electromagnetic Equal Establishment Facts Head Insights Light Motion New Particles Quanta Size These Wave]
It was a particularly interesting and exciting time, and the European political and artistic establishment was turned on by the Civil Rights Movement and the artistic revolution that was becoming a part of jazz. Archie Shepp
[ Artistic Becoming Civil Establishment European Exciting Interesting Jazz Movement Part Particularly Political Revolution Rights Time Turned]