Quotations that match 'household'.

When it comes to housework the one thing no book of household management can ever tell you is how to begin. Or maybe I mean why. Katharine Whitehorn
[ Begin Book Comes Ever Household Housework How Management Maybe Mean Tell Thing Why]
The right of petition is an old undoubted household right of the blood of England, which runs in our veins. Caleb Cushing
[ Blood England Household Old Our Petition Right Runs Veins Which]
What has made this nation great? Not its heroes but its households. Sarah Orne Jewett
[ Great Heroes Households Made Nation]
Households, cities, countries, and nations have enjoyed great happiness when a single individual has taken heed of the Good and Beautiful. Such people not only liberate themselves; they fill those they meet with a free mind. Philo
[ Beautiful Cities Countries Enjoyed Fill Free Good Great Happiness Heed Households Individual Liberate Meet Mind Nations Only Single Such Taken Themselves Those]
One sometimes feels a guest of one's time and not a member of its household. George F. Kennan
[ Feels Guest Household Member Sometimes Time]
The average man has a carefully cultivated ignorance about household matters - from what to do with the crumbs to the grocer's telephone number - a sort of cheerful inefficiency which protects him. Crystal Eastman
[ Average Carefully Cheerful Crumbs Cultivated Grocer Him Household Ignorance Inefficiency Man Matters Number Protects Sort Telephone Which]
During the Second World War, evacuated to non-Jewish households, I encountered Christianity at home and in school. Lionel Blue
[ Christianity During Encountered Home Households School Second War World]
Food was a constant topic of conversation in our household. Paul Lynde
[ Constant Conversation Food Household Our Topic]
I'm forbidden fruit. Once you go to certain households, mommy doesn't want you to see that dirty man who sticks his tongue out and spits out blood and all that stuff. Gene Simmons
[ Blood Certain Dirty Forbidden Fruit Go His Households Man Mommy Once Out See Spits Sticks Stuff Tongue Want]
It was a very odd household, because the grandmothers were so different. Both of them had their own pianos. So it would be duelling pianos by grandmothers. Diane Cilento
[ Because Both Different Grandmothers Had Household Odd Own Pianos Their Them Very Were Would]
What was new was the symbolic force of the targets struck. The attackers did not just physically cause the highest buildings in Manhattan to collapse; they also destroyed an icon in the household imagery of the American nation. Jurgen Habermas
[ Also American Attackers Buildings Cause Collapse Destroyed Did Force Highest Household Icon Imagery Just Manhattan Nation New Physically Struck Symbolic Targets]
Well, nine times out of ten when you have 2 or 3 stars in a household you have an unfortunate amount of competition that's not necessarily a healthy competition. Edwin Starr
[ Amount Competition Healthy Household Necessarily Nine Out Stars Ten Times Unfortunate Well]
He greatly valued his possessions, chiefly because they were his, and derived genuine pleasure from contemplating a painting, a statuette, a rare lace curtain - no matter what - after he had bought it and placed it among his household gods. Kate Chopin
[ After Among Because Bought Chiefly Contemplating Curtain Derived Genuine Gods Greatly Had His Household Lace Matter Painting Placed Pleasure Possessions Rare Valued Were]
Command those that govern your house before all you household that they keep careful watch that all your household, within and without, be faithful, painstaking, chaste, clean, honest and profitable. Robert Grosseteste
[ Before Careful Chaste Clean Command Faithful Govern Honest House Household Keep Painstaking Profitable Those Watch Within Without Your]
I was brought up in a very poor and very violent household. I spent much of my childhood being afraid. Patrick Stewart
[ Afraid Being Brought Childhood Household Much Poor Spent Up Very Violent]
In 1944 James Arthur and Minnie Susan were added to the Marx household. Harpo Marx
[ Added Arthur Household James Marx Minnie Susan Were]
Instant telecommunication allows better and updated information, lessons learnt and problems encountered to be exchanged and debated, it alerts us more quickly to problems and brings to many households around the world visions and information which hopefully spur us to action. Carol Bellamy
[ Action Allows Around Better Brings Debated Encountered Exchanged Hopefully Households Information Instant Learnt Lessons Many More Problems Quickly Spur Updated Us Visions Which World]
Wherever the citizen becomes indifferent to his fellows, so will the husband be to his wife, and the father of a family toward the members of his household. Wilhelm von Humboldt
[ Becomes Citizen Family Father Fellows His Household Husband Indifferent Members Toward Wherever Wife Will]
Marriage is a bribe to make the housekeeper think she's a householder. Thornton Wilder Marriage
[ Bribe Housekeeper Make Marriage She Think]
We were raised in an Italian-American household, although we didn't speak Italian in the house. We were very proud of being Italian, and had Italian music, ate Italian food. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Although Ate Being Food Had House Household Italian Italian-American Music Proud Raised Speak Very Were]
Exhort all your household often that all those who serve you shall know to serve God and you, faithfully and painstakingly, and for the will of God to prefer in all things to do your will and pleasure in all things that are not against God. Robert Grosseteste
[ Against Exhort Faithfully God Household Know Often Pleasure Prefer Serve Shall Things Those Will Your]
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Battlefields Been Chiefly Closet Displayed Heart Heroism History Household Memorable More Most Than World]
The poor child was the drudge of the household, and was always in the wrong. He was, however, the most bright and discreet of all the brothers; and if he spoke little, he heard and thought the more. Charles Perrault
[ Always Bright Brothers Child Discreet Drudge Heard Household However Little More Most Poor Spoke Thought Wrong]
The death of Mrs. Lincoln was a serious loss to her husband and children. Abraham's sister Sarah was only eleven years old, and the tasks and cares of the little household were altogether too heavy for her years and experience. John George Nicolay
[ Abraham Altogether Cares Children Death Eleven Experience Heavy Her Household Husband Lincoln Little Loss Mrs Old Only Sarah Serious Sister Tasks Too Were Years]
The first census in 1790 asked just six questions: the name of the head of the household, the number of free white males older than 16, the number of free white males younger than 16, the number of free white females, the number of other free persons, and the number of slaves. Tom G. Palmer
[ Asked Census Females First Free Head Household Just Males Name Number Older Other Persons Questions Six Slaves Than White Younger]
They both go together; you can't be in front of the camera hosting a fitness television show in front of 75 million households and not have trained 6 days per week year round - in a bikini no less. Kiana Tom
[ Bikini Both Camera Days Fitness Front Go Hosting Households Less Million Per Round Show Television Together Trained Week Year]
While the technology revolution has yet to reach far into the households of those in developing countries, this is certainly another area where more developed countries can assist those in the less developed world. Carol Bellamy
[ Another Area Assist Certainly Countries Developed Developing Far Households Into Less More Reach Revolution Technology Those Where While World Yet]
I grew up in Sydney in a very political household, where we were all for the underdog. John Pilger
[ Grew Household Political Sydney Underdog Up Very Were Where]
After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household. Georg Solti
[ Abundant After Anything Besides Continue Cost Enough Force Household Intelligent Lessons Money Months Mother Our She Six Stop Told Wanted Which]
The 55% of American households that make less than $40,000 will get a tax break of only $7 while the households that make more than $1 million will receive an average tax break of $32,000. Marty Meehan
[ American Average Break Get Households Less Make Million More Only Receive Tax Than While Will]
To be a queen of a household is a powerful thing. Jill Scott Home
[ Household Powerful Queen Thing]
Models now need to promote themselves, think like businesswomen and diversify their careers by doing other things. Chances are very slim that a mere model will become a household name today. Tyra Banks
[ Become Careers Chances Diversify Doing Household Mere Model Models Name Need Now Other Promote Slim Their Themselves Things Think Today Very Will]
My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint. Erma Bombeck
[ Bed Being Bunk Chore Faint Favorite First Head Hitting Household Ironing Second Top Until]
I don't know anyone who curses the way they do on the Sopranos. Not in an Italian household. I never said the word hell in front of my mother. Danny Aiello
[ Anyone Curses Front Hell Household Italian Know Mother Never Said Sopranos Way Word]
I grew up in a very literate, very independent household where people spoke their ideas and were very supportive of helping each other find their own way. Lucinda Williams
[ Each Find Grew Helping Household Ideas Independent Literate Other Own Spoke Supportive Their Up Very Way Were Where]
And be careful of this, that each day at your meals you have two overseers over your household when you sit at meals, and of this be sure, that you shall be very much feared and reverenced. Robert Grosseteste
[ Careful Day Each Feared Household Meals Much Over Reverenced Shall Sit Sure Two Very Your]
I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today. Gerald R. Ford Sports
[ Bay Been Days Detroit Football Ford Gone Green Had Hard Household Into Jerry Lions Might Name Offers Packers Pretty Pro Professional Those Today Up Were Word]
Well-functioning financial systems are important in achieving sustained economic growth. They play a crucial role in channeling household savings into the corporate sector and allocating investment funds among firms. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Achieving Allocating Among Corporate Crucial Economic Financial Firms Funds Growth Household Important Into Investment Play Role Savings Sector Sustained Systems]
The name of my ailment was longing, and it was not cured till I finally went to the department store and counted out the money in small coins before the dismayed clerk. When I came to the house, I held up the instrument before the eyes of the astonished household. William Christopher Handy
[ Ailment Astonished Before Came Clerk Coins Counted Cured Department Dismayed Eyes Finally Held House Household Instrument Longing Money Name Out Small Store Till Up Went]
In many Asian households, to not go on to higher education, that's like a big no-no. I know my parents' discouragement was for my own protection, and I'm really close to them now, but they didn't understand that there is value in this. That's because they didn't know. Sandra Oh
[ Asian Because Big Close Discouragement Education Go Higher Households Know Many Now Own Parents Protection Really Them Understand Value]
We judged that a sudden, disorderly failure of Bear would have brought with it unpredictable but severe consequences for the functioning of the broader financial system and the broader economy, with lower equity prices, further downward pressure on home values, and less access to credit for companies and households. Timothy Geithner
[ Access Bear Broader Brought Companies Consequences Credit Disorderly Downward Economy Equity Failure Financial Functioning Further Home Households Judged Less Lower Pressure Prices Severe Sudden System Unpredictable Values Would]
We must become acquainted with our emotional household: we must see our feelings as they actually are, not as we assume they are. This breaks their hypnotic and damaging hold on us. Vernon Howard
[ Acquainted Actually Assume Become Breaks Damaging Emotional Feelings Hold Household Hypnotic Must Our See Their Us]
For me, already being part of a single parent household and knowing it was just me and my mom, you'd would wake up times and hope that the next day you'd be able to be alongside your mother because she was out trying to make sure that I was taken care of. But all I cared about was her being home. LeBron James
[ Able Alongside Already Because Being Care Cared Day Her Home Hope Household Just Knowing Make Mom Mother Next Out Parent Part She Single Sure Taken Times Trying Up Wake Would Your]
He may not enter anywhere at the first, unless there be some one of the household who bid him to come, though afterwards he can come as he please. Bram Stoker
[ Afterwards Anywhere Bid Come Enter First Him Household May Please Some Though Unless]
You know, you really can't beat a household commodity - the ketchup bottle on the kitchen table. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Beat Bottle Commodity Household Kitchen Know Really Table]
Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother. Beverly Jones
[ Always Appliance Automated Household Most Mother Now]
We function in a pack mentality. This is our tribe. And this is how we are exploited - sold a bill of goods and a household of products. Joey Skaggs
[ Bill Exploited Function Goods Household How Mentality Our Pack Products Sold Tribe]
In my state, over 17,000 households are going hungry on a regular basis. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Basis Going Households Hungry Over Regular State]
Regardless, we are a two career household, and it's Dario's season, and I'm really excited about going racing. Ashley Judd
[ Career Excited Going Household Racing Really Regardless Season Two]
My earliest influences were things I heard in my household. Boz Scaggs
[ Earliest Heard Household Influences Things Were]
In the 1970s we saw a massive shift of household savings from the banks to the brokerage firms. Ron Chernow
[ Banks Brokerage Firms Household Massive Savings Saw Shift]
Grissom comes from a place where we know he had a deaf mother, he was raised in a silent household, on some level, had a father who potentially was not around and he learned what he knew by himself in the back yard, with bugs and animals. He's not comfortable being a supervisor and that's his problem. William Petersen
[ Animals Around Back Being Bugs Comes Comfortable Deaf Father Grissom Had Himself His Household Knew Know Learned Level Mother Place Potentially Problem Raised Silent Some Supervisor Where Yard]
Some 43 percent of voters in union households voted for President Bush in 2004, according to exit poll data. Linda Chavez
[ According Bush Data Exit Households Percent Poll President Some Union Voted Voters]
Nearly one in four women will experience domestic violence during her lifetime. And slightly more than half of female victims of domestic violence live in households with children under age 12. Lucille Roybal-Allard
[ Age Children Domestic During Experience Female Four Half Her Households Lifetime Live More Nearly Slightly Than Under Victims Violence Will Women]
Command that your marshal be careful to be present over the household, and especially in the hall, to keep the household, within doors and without, respectable, without dispute or noise, or bad words. Robert Grosseteste
[ Bad Careful Command Dispute Doors Especially Hall Household Keep Marshal Noise Over Present Respectable Within Without Words Your]
Command that no one be received, or kept to be of your household indoors or without, if one has not reasonable belief of them that they are faithful, discreet, and painstaking in the office for which they are received, and withal honest and of good manners. Robert Grosseteste
[ Belief Command Discreet Faithful Good Honest Household Indoors Kept Manners Office Painstaking Reasonable Received Them Which Withal Without Your]
Men are very competent in their workplace - and this is going to sound sexist - women are better at running households and juggling lots of things, kids and scheduling and that kind of thing. Patricia Heaton
[ Better Competent Going Households Juggling Kids Kind Lots Men Running Scheduling Sexist Sound Their Thing Things Very Women Workplace]
Perhaps all artists were, in a sense, housewives: tenders of the earth household. Erica Jong
[ Artists Earth Household Housewives Perhaps Sense Were]
You grow up in a Sicilian household, becoming an actor is not a big leap. Vincent Schiavelli
[ Actor Becoming Big Grow Household Leap Sicilian Up]
It really is quite remarkable that Darfur has become a household name. I am gratified that's the case. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ Am Become Case Darfur Gratified Household Name Quite Really Remarkable]
The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot make it. That rests with the woman, and it is her greatest privilege. Arthur Helps
[ Cannot Destroy Greatest Her House Household Make Man Pleasure Privilege Rests Woman]
Unaware of the absurdity of it, we introduce our own petty household rules into the economy of the universe for which the life of generations, peoples, of entire planets, has no importance in relation to the general development. Alexander Herzen
[ Absurdity Development Economy Entire General Generations Household Importance Into Introduce Life Our Own Peoples Petty Planets Relation Rules Unaware Universe Which]
Good art theory must smell of the studio, although its language should differ from the household talk of painters and sculptors. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Although Art Differ Good Household Language Must Painters Sculptors Should Smell Studio Talk Theory]
We typically hear numbers that there are 34 million households that are in stocks in some form. Well, I say that what's occurred is if you have a job in this country, you're in stocks. Jim Cramer
[ Country Form Hear Households Job Million Numbers Occurred Say Some Stocks Typically Well]
A proper family diary with everyone's events and parties in it really helps organise the household. Anthea Turner
[ Diary Events Everyone Family Helps Household Organise Parties Proper Really]
We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away. Plutarch
[ Away Creatures Household Living Ought Shoes Throw Treat Use Which Worn]
For unflagging interest and enjoyment, a household of children, if things go reasonably well, certainly all other forms of success and achievement lose their importance by comparison. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Achievement Certainly Children Comparison Enjoyment Forms Go Household Importance Interest Lose Other Reasonably Success Their Things Well]
This party will not take its position based on public opinion polls. We will not take a stand based on focus groups. We will not take a stand based on phone-in shows or householder surveys or any other vagaries of pubic opinion. Stephen Harper
[ Any Based Focus Groups Opinion Other Party Polls Position Public Shows Stand Surveys Take Vagaries Will]
I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs. Frank Langella Home
[ Everybody Grew His Household Lived Lungs Top Up Where]
I expect to see a lot of household appliances on the Net by 2010, as well as autos and other mobile devices. Vinton Cerf
[ Appliances Autos Devices Expect Household Lot Mobile Net Other See Well]
Ours was not a political household, when I was growing up. Judith Guest
[ Growing Household Ours Political Up]
The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India, so it could well have been an Indian household. Amar Bose
[ Ancient Ate Been Both Could Deep Father Food Household India Indian Into Mother Philosophy Very Well Were]
Command that in no way there be in your household any who make strife, discord or divisions in the hostel, but all shall be of one accord, of one will as of one heart and one soul. Robert Grosseteste
[ Accord Any Command Discord Divisions Heart Hostel Household Make Shall Soul Strife Way Will Your]
Since 1994, unemployment rates are lower. Median household income is higher. A greater percentage of Americans are graduating from college. Home ownership rates are higher. And the violent crime rate has decreased. Cliff Stearns
[ Americans College Crime Decreased Graduating Greater Higher Home Household Income Lower Median Ownership Percentage Rate Rates Since Unemployment Violent]
Christmas is taken very seriously in this household. I believe in Father Christmas, and there's no way I'd do anything to undermine that belief. Carol Ann Duffy
[ Anything Belief Believe Christmas Father Household Seriously Taken Undermine Very Way]
And in doing this I advise you to send to the best manors of your lands those of your household in whom you place most confidence to be present in August at the leading of the corn, and to guard it as aforesaid. Robert Grosseteste
[ Advise August Best Confidence Corn Doing Guard Household Lands Leading Most Place Present Send Those Whom Your]
Any sensible family has a budget that lays out how much will be spent for household and other purposes. Without such planning, things would quickly go awry. Walter Ulbricht
[ Any Awry Budget Family Go Household How Lays Much Other Out Planning Purposes Quickly Sensible Spent Such Things Will Without Would]
America is a place where you can be born into a low-income household but still lift yourself up, and it doesn't matter what color you are. Alphonso Jackson
[ America Born Color Household Into Lift Low-Income Matter Place Still Up Where Yourself]
I grew up to the sound of live music in our Brooklyn household. Tony Visconti
[ Brooklyn Grew Household Live Music Our Sound Up]
I grew up in a household without a lot of problems and they have been very supportive from day one. Mario Lopez
[ Been Day Grew Household Lot Problems Supportive Up Very Without]
When a man does a household job, he goes through three periods: contemplating how it will be done; contemplating when it will be done; and contemplating. Marcelene Cox
[ Contemplating Does Done Goes Household How Job Man Periods Three Through Will]
While it was occasionally done here or there, nobody else had a figurehead like Walt doing it. Jack Warner wasn't on TV. Walt was the boss, but he had a real public profile and he used it to his advantage. And he became a household face. Leonard Maltin
[ Advantage Became Boss Doing Done Else Face Figurehead Had Here His Household Jack Nobody Occasionally Profile Public Real Tv Used Walt Warner While]
The Postal Service's unmatched ability to reach every household and business in America six days a week is a vital part of the nation's infrastructure. Joe Baca
[ Ability America Business Days Every Household Infrastructure Nation Part Postal Reach Service Six Unmatched Vital Week]
The Democratic chairman doesn't need to be a household name. Most people didn't know who Ron Brown was when he was chairman of the Democratic Party, but he put the party in a position where Bill Clinton could come in and he had a solid base to run from. Susan Estrich
[ Base Bill Brown Chairman Clinton Come Could Democratic Had Household Know Most Name Need Party Position Put Ron Run Solid Where]
The major economic policy challenges facing the nation today - pick your favorites among the usual suspects of low public and household savings, concerns about educational quality and achievement, high and rising income inequality, the large imbalances between our social insurance commitments and resources - are not about monetary policy. Timothy Geithner
[ Achievement Among Between Challenges Commitments Concerns Economic Educational Facing Favorites High Household Imbalances Income Inequality Insurance Large Low Major Monetary Nation Our Pick Policy Public Quality Resources Risin]
We became somewhat household names really quickly, within a matter of - what? - three, four months. So it's hard to get used to, and it's really sometimes hard to understand. Ruben Studdard
[ Became Four Get Hard Household Matter Months Names Quickly Really Sometimes Somewhat Three Understand Used Within]