Authors that match 'fires'.

Harvey S. Firestone American Businessman (1868-1938)

Quotations that match 'fires'.

I'd rather fight 100 structure fires than a wildfire. With a structure fire you know where your flames are, but in the woods it can move anywhere; it can come right up behind you. Tom Watson
[ Anywhere Behind Come Fight Fire Fires Flames Know Move Rather Right Structure Than Up Where Wildfire Woods Your]
Fires can't be made with dead embers, nor can enthusiasm be stirred by spiritless men. Enthusiasm in our daily work lightens effort and turns even labor into pleasant tasks. James A. Baldwin
[ Daily Dead Effort Embers Enthusiasm Even Fires Into Labor Lightens Made Men Nor Our Pleasant Stirred Tasks Turns Work]
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens. Douglas William Jerrold
[ Gardens Grows Happiness Our Own Picked Strangers]
It was the wish of the Americans that their red brethren should remain peacefully round their own fires, and not embroil themselves in any disputes between the white people. Zebulon Pike
[ Americans Any Between Brethren Disputes Fires Own Peacefully Red Remain Round Should Their Themselves White Wish]
If I could only remember that the days were, not bricks to be laid row on row, to be built into a solid house, where one might dwell in safety and peace, but only food for the fires of the heart. Edmund Wilson
[ Bricks Built Could Days Dwell Fires Food Heart House Into Laid Might Only Peace Remember Row Safety Solid Were Where]
I used to write things out beforehand. But sometimes it backfires. Todd Barry
[ Beforehand Out Sometimes Things Used Write]
It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men. Samuel Adams
[ Does Freedom Irate Keen Majority Men Minds Minority Prevail Rather Setting Take Tireless]
Nothing of the kind; they do all these things in their houses and sheds, with common charcoal fires, and a quantity of straw to stop up the crevices in the doors and windows. Robert Fortune
[ Charcoal Common Doors Fires Houses Kind Nothing Quantity Sheds Stop Straw Their These Things Up Windows]
The surest route to breeding jealousy is to compare. Since jealousy comes from feeling less than another, comparisons only fan the fires. Dorothy Corkville Briggs
[ Another Breeding Comes Compare Comparisons Fan Feeling Fires Jealousy Less Only Route Since Surest Than]
Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires. Francois de La Rochefoucauld Love
[ Absence Candles Diminishes Extinguishes Fans Fires Great Increases Mediocre Ones Passions Wind]
Everything was black in the harbor, but there were still some fires burning on the ships. Barney Ross
[ Black Burning Everything Fires Harbor Ships Some Still Were]
Don't you stay at home of evenings? Don't you love a cushioned seat in a corner, by the fireside, with your slippers on your feet? Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Corner Cushioned Evenings Feet Home Love Seat Slippers Stay Your]
There were periods when I sometimes made fires in a large, open fireplace that lasted about two weeks, which was how long it took to burn my compositions. So there has been an awful lot that I have destroyed. Alan Hovhaness
[ Awful Been Burn Compositions Destroyed Fireplace Fires How Large Lasted Long Lot Made Open Periods Sometimes Took Two Weeks Were Which]
Our freedoms were born in the ideals of the Enlightenment and the musket fires of an historic revolution. John Boehner
[ Born Enlightenment Fires Freedoms Historic Ideals Our Revolution Were]
If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it. Lucy Larcom
[ Cold Fires Kindle Seems Warm World]
I've done made a deal with the devil. He said he's going to give me an air-conditioned place when I go down there, if I go there, so I won't put all the fires out. Red Adair
[ Deal Devil Done Down Fires Give Go Going Made Out Place Put Said Won]
You cannot stoke the fires of prejudice against German people and then not find that somewhere, sometime down the road it doesn't discharge. Ernst Zundel
[ Against Cannot Discharge Down Find Fires German Prejudice Road Sometime Somewhere Stoke Then]
Arizona's forest fires are not waiting for April, and neither will we. That is why I am pushing for stepped up deployment for Hot Shot wildfire crews in March rather than April, in order to better prepare for the expected fires in northern Arizona. Rick Renzi
[ Am April Arizona Better Crews Deployment Expected Fires Forest Hot March Neither Northern Order Prepare Pushing Rather Shot Stepped Than Up Waiting Why Wildfire Will]
On the night of the 1st of September we observed for the first time signs of the natives being in the neighbourhood. Fires were seen on the low land near Cape Frederick Henry, and at daylight we saw the natives with our glasses. William Bligh
[ Being Cape Daylight Fires First Frederick Glasses Henry Land Low Natives Near Neighbourhood Night Observed Our Saw Seen September Signs Time Were]
The country is making a big mistake not teaching kids to cook and raise a garden and build fires. Loretta Lynn
[ Big Build Cook Country Fires Garden Kids Making Mistake Raise Teaching]
President Bush's emergency declaration for the State of Texas is great news for the people and communities that have experienced the devastating wildfires firsthand. Already, communities have rallied to help neighbors in need. Randy Neugebauer
[ Already Bush Communities Declaration Devastating Emergency Experienced Firsthand Great Help Need Neighbors News President State Texas]
If you take 67 brush fires times 10 years, that's almost 700 right there. Those brush fires are incredibly dangerous, all those homes going down proved that. Joseph Wambaugh
[ Almost Brush Dangerous Down Fires Going Homes Incredibly Proved Right Take Those Times Years]
To stimulate wildly weak and untrained minds is to play with mighty fires. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Fires Mighty Minds Play Stimulate Untrained Weak Wildly]
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home! Charles Dickens
[ Back Childhood Christmas Days Delusions Happy His Home Man Old Our Own Pleasures Quiet Recall Transport Traveler Us Win Youth]
We don't consider the battle has ended in Afghanistan... The battle has begun and its fires are picking up. These fires will reach the White House, because it is the center of injustice and tyranny. Mohammed Omar
[ Afghanistan Battle Because Begun Center Consider Ended Fires House Injustice Picking Reach These Tyranny Up White Will]
I never made a daring rescue, which is the story people want to hear. I did go to my share of fires. Steve Buscemi
[ Daring Did Fires Go Hear Made Never Rescue Share Story Want Which]
Husbands are like fires - they go out when unattended. Zsa Zsa Gabor
[ Fires Go Husbands Out Unattended]
Husbands are like fires - they go out when they're left unattended. Cher
[ Fires Go Husbands Left Out Unattended]
Eastern Washington has experienced a number of deadly forest fires this season, and it is crucial that we have bipartisan legislation that will expedite the research and restoration process. Cathy McMorris
[ Bipartisan Crucial Deadly Eastern Expedite Experienced Fires Forest Legislation Number Process Research Restoration Season Washington Will]
These are the stories the Dogs tell, when the fires burn high and the wind is from the north. Clifford D. Simak
[ Burn Dogs Fires High North Stories Tell These Wind]
Texas has been hit especially hard this year by a continuing drought, threatening high winds and increasingly destructive range fires. Simply, these conditions have lead to extremely adverse conditions in the agriculture industry. Michael McCaul
[ Adverse Agriculture Been Conditions Continuing Destructive Drought Especially Extremely Fires Hard High Hit Increasingly Industry Lead Range Simply Texas These Threatening Winds Year]
In New York alone, there was an average of more than 300 campus fires per year between 1997 and 2000, with roughly 160 of them annually in dormitories. Vito Fossella
[ Alone Annually Average Between Campus Fires More New Per Roughly Than Them Year York]
It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds. Samuel Adams
[ Brush Does Fires Irate Keen Majority Minds Minority Prevail Rather Require Set Tireless]
In open range fires it is about picking a spot and hoping it is the right location. At the head of the fire you have to worry about wind and humidity and a number of other factors. John Glover
[ Factors Fire Fires Head Hoping Humidity Location Number Open Other Picking Range Right Spot Wind Worry]
I'm not a racist, that's what so insane about this, and yet it's said, it comes through, it fires out of me, and even now in the passion that's here as I confront myself. Michael Richards
[ Comes Confront Even Fires Here Insane Myself Now Out Passion Said Through Yet]
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. Jean de La Fontaine
[ Anything Fires His Impossibilities Made Man Soul Vanish]
When rough times have fallen upon our state in the past, Texans have always responded with generosity and an eagerness to help. The compassionate response to the fires has proven that this community spirit is alive and well. Randy Neugebauer
[ Alive Always Community Compassionate Eagerness Fallen Fires Generosity Help Our Past Proven Responded Response Rough Spirit State Texans Times Upon Well]
Even in a time of elephantine vanity and greed, one never has to look far to see the campfires of gentle people. Garrison Keillor
[ Even Far Gentle Greed Look Never See Time Vanity]
In 1945, there were more people killed, more buildings destroyed, more high explosives set off, more fires burning than before or since. Stephen Ambrose
[ Before Buildings Burning Destroyed Explosives Fires High Killed More Off Set Since Than Were]
Divine fires do not blaze each day, but an artist functions in their afterglow hoping for their recurrence. Ned Rorem
[ Afterglow Artist Blaze Day Divine Each Fires Functions Hoping Recurrence Their]
Preparing to fight wild fires is only part of the solution, we must be more pro-active and prevent the fires before they start, or reduce their intensity by removing forest waste and fuel build up. Rick Renzi
[ Before Build Fight Fires Forest Fuel Intensity More Must Only Part Preparing Prevent Reduce Removing Solution Start Their Up Waste Wild]
I don't know anyone who actually likes the dark or night-time. I don't care how much they say it doesn't bother them. That's why we used to huddle in caves and light fires when the sun went down. Paul Kane
[ Actually Anyone Bother Care Caves Dark Down Fires How Know Light Likes Much Say Sun Them Used Went Why]
It is common knowledge that smoking is considered one of the nation's leading causes of preventable death, but it's less widely known that cigarettes are also the leading cause of fatal fires. Ed Markey
[ Also Cause Causes Cigarettes Common Considered Death Fatal Fires Knowledge Known Leading Less Nation Preventable Smoking Widely]
Look, obviously that was - created quite a firestorm, but Newsweek editors have made clear that this was a situation where, you know, a solid, well-placed source provided some information. Michael Isikoff
[ Clear Created Editors Information Know Look Made Newsweek Obviously Provided Quite Situation Solid Some Source Where]
Our farmers and ranchers have never faced as many problems as they do today with drought, range fires, high gas prices and an ever tightening budget on agriculture subsidies. Michael McCaul
[ Agriculture Budget Drought Ever Faced Farmers Fires Gas High Many Never Our Prices Problems Ranchers Range Subsidies Tightening Today]
A manager uses a relief pitcher like a six shooter, he fires until it's empty then takes the gun and throws it at the villain. Dan Quisenberry
[ Empty Fires Gun Manager Pitcher Relief Shooter Six Takes Then Throws Until Uses Villain]
In times of life crisis, whether wild fires or smoldering stress, the first thing I do is go back to basics... am I eating right, am I getting enough sleep, am I getting some physical and mental exercise everyday. Edward Albert
[ Am Back Basics Crisis Eating Enough Everyday Exercise Fires First Getting Go Life Mental Physical Right Sleep Some Stress Thing Times Whether Wild]
It is difficult to determine the cause of grass fires. There is usually nothing left behind when we get there, like a cigarette or a gas can, for us to determine what started it. John Glover
[ Behind Cause Cigarette Determine Difficult Fires Gas Get Grass Left Nothing Started Us Usually]
Love is not a fire to be shut up in a soul. Everything betrays us: voice, silence, eyes; half-covered fires burn all the brighter. Jean Racine
[ Betrays Brighter Burn Everything Eyes Fire Fires Love Shut Silence Soul Up Us Voice]
When the Negro cries with pain from his deep hurt and lays his petition for elemental justice before the nation, he is calling upon the American people to kindle about that crucible of race relationships the fires of American faith. Mordecai Wyatt Johnson
[ American Before Calling Cries Crucible Deep Elemental Faith Fires His Hurt Justice Kindle Lays Nation Negro Pain Petition Race Relationships Upon]
The world perishes not from bandits and fires, but from hatred, hostility, and all these petty squabbles. Anton Chekhov
[ Bandits Fires Hatred Hostility Perishes Petty These World]
The closest fires were near enough for us to hear the crackling flames and the yells of firemen. Little fires grew into big ones even as we watched. Big ones died down under the firemen's valor only to break out again later. Ernie Pyle
[ Again Big Break Closest Died Down Enough Even Firemen Fires Flames Grew Hear Into Later Little Near Ones Only Out Under Us Valor Watched Were Yells]
It is not acceptable that we continue to see thousands of acres burn because of forest fires, because of poor management on our forests, big kill, and we have these catastrophic situations take place when we are not able to take action. Cathy McMorris
[ Able Acceptable Acres Action Because Big Burn Catastrophic Continue Fires Forest Forests Kill Management Our Place Poor See Situations Take These Thousands]