Authors that match 'irma'.

Girma Woldegiorgis Ethiopian Statesman (1924-)

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Despotism can only exist in darkness, and there are too many lights now in the political firmament to permit it to remain anywhere, as it has heretofore done, almost everywhere. James Madison
[ Almost Anywhere Darkness Despotism Done Everywhere Exist Firmament Heretofore Lights Many Now Only Permit Political Remain Too]
Well, our position, and our chairman has talked about this extensively, is that we had a lot of intelligence prior to 9/11. We knew that two al Qaeda operatives who ultimately participated in the 9/11 disaster were in the United States. We didn't find them. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Al Chairman Disaster Extensively Find Had Intelligence Knew Lot Operatives Our Participated Position Prior Qaeda States Talked Them Two Ultimately United Well Were]
I enter negotiations with Chairman Arafat, the leader of the PLO, the representative of the Palestinian people, with the purpose to have coexistence between our two entities, Israel as a Jewish state and Palestinian state, entity, next to us, living in peace. Yitzhak Rabin
[ Arafat Between Chairman Coexistence Enter Entities Entity Israel Jewish Leader Living Negotiations Next Our Palestinian Peace Purpose Representative State Two Us]
The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation. Hermann Hesse
[ Accept Affirmative Answer Call Death Eternal Forms Great Life Love Sweet Transformation]
During my time we had two chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, at different times of course, on the bridge, both of whom asked my permission to sit on the captain's chair. Patrick Stewart
[ Asked Both Bridge Captain Chair Chairman Chiefs Course Different During Had Joint Permission Sit Staff Time Times Two Whom]
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift. Wernher von Braun Technology
[ Best Boys Confirmation First Get Gift Got Long Make Most Mother Pair Pants Telescope Thought Watch Would]
I conclude, therefore, that this star is not some kind of comet or a fiery meteor... but that it is a star shining in the firmament itself one that has never previously been seen before our time, in any age since the beginning of the world. Tycho Brahe
[ Age Any Been Before Beginning Comet Conclude Fiery Firmament Itself Kind Meteor Never Our Previously Seen Shining Since Some Star Therefore Time World]
As they say, one thing led to another, and, ultimately, the British and Irish governments asked me to serve as chairman of the peace negotiations, which ironically began six years ago this week. George J. Mitchell
[ Ago Another Asked Began British Chairman Governments Irish Ironically Led Negotiations Peace Say Serve Six Thing Ultimately Week Which Years]
From 1966 to 1970 I served as Chairman of the New Haven City Plan Commission. James Tobin
[ Chairman City Commission Haven New Plan Served]
Ever since I've become chairman, there have been profiles of me in People, George, The Washington Post, The Detroit News, and all of them could have been written by the same person. Julian Bond
[ Become Been Chairman Could Detroit Ever George News Person Post Profiles Same Since Them Washington Written]
Basically no, I mean I think that it's very easy to like I say, smoke a joint or even to wear a Chairman Mao button, or do a lot of these things with out knowing what's behind it, and what it really means. Lester Bangs
[ Basically Behind Button Chairman Easy Even Joint Knowing Lot Mao Mean Means Out Really Say Smoke These Things Think Very Wear]
If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who loved their children told them to do as Chairman Mao said. It was not possible to tell them anything else. Jung Chang
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
And in that confirmation process, I sat for 17 hours in front of a senate judiciary committee. Stephen Breyer
[ Committee Confirmation Front Hours Judiciary Process Sat Senate]
It's much easier to wear a Chairman Mao button and shake your fists in the air and all that, then to actually read the Communist manifesto and things like that and actually become involved in politics. Lester Bangs
[ Actually Air Become Button Chairman Communist Easier Fists Involved Manifesto Mao Much Politics Read Shake Then Things Wear Your]
In the face of severe partisan divisions, a still floundering economy, and two foreign wars, "yes we can" is at risk of becoming this generation's "a chicken in every pot." That is, a punchline rather than a political affirmation. Thomas J. Whalen
[ Affirmation Becoming Chicken Divisions Economy Every Face Foreign Generation Partisan Political Pot Rather Risk Severe Still Than Two Wars Yes]
Remember the words of Chairman Mao: 'It's always darkest before it's totally black.'. John McCain
[ Always Before Black Chairman Darkest Mao Remember Totally Words]
There's a lot of Americans, black and white, who think that we've arrived where we need to be and nothing else needs to be done and affirmative action needs to be dismantled. Spike Lee
[ Action Affirmative Americans Arrived Black Dismantled Done Else Lot Need Needs Nothing Think Where White]
Each university should have a Young Scholars' Committee. I became the chairman of this Committee, and immediately it was permitted to have this plan officially adopted. Anatoly Chubais
[ Adopted Became Chairman Committee Each Immediately Officially Permitted Plan Scholars Should University Young]
The day on which I received confirmation was a distressing one to me. Maria Monk
[ Confirmation Day Distressing Received Which]
Some Republicans gave up on winning the African-American vote, looking the other way or trying to benefit politically from racial polarization. I am here today as the Republican chairman to tell you we were wrong. Ken Mehlman
[ African-American Am Benefit Chairman Gave Here Looking Other Polarization Politically Racial Republican Republicans Some Tell Today Trying Up Vote Way Were Winning Wrong]
Pell grants are the foundation of Federal student aid. As someone who attended college with the help of Pell grants and as chairman of the Pell Grant Caucus, I know how important they are for our Nation's low-income students. Ric Keller
[ Aid Attended Caucus Chairman College Federal Foundation Grant Grants Help How Important Know Low-Income Nation Our Pell Someone Student Students]
Here's the point - you're looking at affirmative action, and you're looking at marijuana. You legalize marijuana, no need for quotas, because really, who's gonna wanna work? Jon Stewart
[ Action Affirmative Because Gonna Here Legalize Looking Need Point Quotas Really Wanna Work]
During my 8 years as chairman, I had the privilege to peer into the future to see dynamic citizen astronauts returning to and from the heavens which we can expect in the future. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Astronauts Chairman Citizen During Dynamic Expect Future Had Heavens Into Peer Privilege Returning See Which Years]
I am the daughter of the Chairman of the Board and thus, was raised with great music. Nancy Sinatra
[ Am Board Chairman Daughter Great Music Raised Thus]
I agree with what the Chairman Greenspan said whatever it is that he did say. Robert E. Rubin
[ Agree Chairman Did Greenspan Said Say Whatever]
The culture of the chairmanship is to be the dominant voice in the Fed. If you have a weak chairman... the markets could be very unsettled. David Jones
[ Chairman Could Culture Dominant Fed Markets Unsettled Very Voice Weak]
Double-digit inflation is a terrible thing - and it got up to 14 or 15 percent on a monthly basis for a while, shortly after I became chairman of the Fed. Paul A. Volcker
[ After Basis Became Chairman Double-Digit Fed Got Inflation Monthly Percent Shortly Terrible Thing Up While]
Get inside information from the president and you will probably lose half your money. If you get it from the chairman of the board, you will lose all of your money. Jim Rogers
[ Board Chairman Get Half Information Inside Lose Money President Probably Will Your]
Bush's choice of Dick Cheney as his running mate is clear confirmation of the policies he would promote and the nominations he would make to an already closely divided U.S. Supreme Court. Patricia Ireland
[ Already Bush Cheney Choice Clear Closely Confirmation Court Divided His Make Mate Nominations Policies Promote Running Supreme Would]
I became chairman of the inmates committee. Got into a lot of trouble. Was accused of fomenting a riot. Was accused of plotting to kill the warden. Clifford Irving
[ Accused Became Chairman Committee Got Inmates Into Kill Lot Plotting Riot Trouble]
The Fed chairmanship is not the kind of job where you want to surprise everyone with your choice of a total unknown. You don't want to surprise Wall Street. David Jones
[ Choice Everyone Fed Job Kind Street Surprise Total Unknown Wall Want Where Your]
I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman's decisions. But his decisions were this team, that team, this player, that player. The chairman is a control freak. Paul Gascoigne
[ Abide Chairman Control Decisions Freak His Know Manager Player Team Were]
The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq. Spencer Bachus
[ Also Appointment Cabinet Completion Confirmation Continued Critical Democratic Iraq Iraqi Just Ministers Movement Society Three Toward]
What is so remarkable about the success of affirmative action is that it has been accomplished despite the Justice Department and the policies of the federal government. Harold Washington
[ Accomplished Action Affirmative Been Department Despite Federal Government Justice Policies Remarkable Success]
Man is a microcosm, or a little world, because he is an extract from all the stars and planets of the whole firmament, from the earth and the elements; and so he is their quintessence. Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus
[ Because Earth Elements Extract Firmament Little Man Microcosm Planets Quintessence Stars Their Whole World]
One of the great joys this year and the year before has been how all of the people in this body, men and women, Republicans and Democrats, have worked together so well with our chairman and the chairman of the full committee to address the issues of housing for our soldiers. Robin Hayes
[ Address Been Before Body Chairman Committee Democrats Full Great Housing How Issues Joys Men Our Republicans Soldiers Together Well Women Worked Year]
Mr. Chairman, the price for continuing this war is too high, not only in budgetary terms, but in American lives, Iraqi civilian casualties blamed on America and in the steady increase in the terrorist ranks that this war is provoking around the globe. John Conyers
[ America American Around Blamed Budgetary Casualties Chairman Civilian Continuing Globe High Increase Iraqi Lives Mr Only Price Provoking Ranks Steady Terms Terrorist Too War]
Able Danger was a top-secret military planning operation, established in '99 by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to identify cells of al-Qaida worldwide and to take out al Qaida terrorists. They identified five cells worldwide, one of them in Brooklyn. Curt Weldon
[ Able Al Al-Qaida Brooklyn Cells Chairman Chiefs Danger Established Five Identified Identify Joint Military Operation Out Planning Qaida Staff Take Terrorists Them Worldwide]
The emancipation of women is practically the greatest egoistic movement of the nineteenth century, and the most intense affirmation of the right of the self that history has yet seen. Ellen Key
[ Affirmation Century Emancipation Greatest History Intense Most Movement Nineteenth Practically Right Seen Self Women Yet]
It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen. Muhammad Ali
[ Becomes Begin Belief Conviction Deep Happen Leads Once Repetition Things]
There's no doubt that it's still a dangerous place, Afghanistan. The fortunate thing is that the United States was helping to provide security for Chairman Karzai. And it shows that the United States is committed to that regime. Condoleezza Rice
[ Afghanistan Chairman Committed Dangerous Doubt Fortunate Helping Place Provide Regime Security Shows States Still Thing United]
Mr. Chairman, obviously a $60 million cut in the National Endowment for the Arts would be a disaster. Norm Dicks
[ Arts Chairman Cut Disaster Endowment Million Mr National Obviously Would]
I think Bush has capitulated on affirmative action and government spending. Apart from that, he's OK, I guess. About the same as Howard Dean. Peter Brimelow
[ Action Affirmative Apart Bush Dean Government Guess Howard Ok Same Spending Think]
In the summer of 1965 I was invited to join Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and returned to academic life as professor with the added responsibility of becoming also Department Chairman. George Andrew Olah
[ Academic Added Also Becoming Chairman Cleveland Department Invited Join Life Ohio Professor Reserve Responsibility Returned Summer University Western]
Blacks who have not succumbed to the victim culture have been, are, and will be doing quite well - all on their own, without handouts, affirmative action, and other patronizing measures. Tammy Bruce
[ Action Affirmative Been Blacks Culture Doing Measures Other Own Patronizing Quite Succumbed Their Victim Well Will Without]
White... is not a mere absence of colour; it is a shining and affirmative thing, as fierce as red, as definite as black... God paints in many colours; but He never paints so gorgeously, I had almost said so gaudily, as when He paints in white. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Absence Affirmative Almost Black Colour Colours Definite Fierce God Had Many Mere Never Paints Red Said Shining Thing White]
Affirmative action has a negative effect on our society when it means counting us like so many beans and dividing us into separate piles. John Kasich
[ Action Affirmative Beans Counting Dividing Effect Into Many Means Negative Our Piles Separate Society Us]
One word from Chairman Mao is worth ten thousand from others. His every statement is truth. We must carry out those we that understand as well as those we don't. Lin Biao
[ Carry Chairman Every His Mao Must Others Out Statement Ten Those Thousand Truth Understand Well Word Worth]
Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day. Etty Hillesum
[ Accomplished Been Comes Confirmation Day Every Farewell Only Order Outward Papers Put Real Say Shall Small Will Within]
Some people are like wheelbarrows; useful only when pushed, and very easily upset. The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing. Henry S. Haskins
[ Easily Head His Nods Nothing Only Other Person Pushed Says Some Stop Talking Time Upset Useful Very]
People like terra firma, and they should be allowed to walk where they wish. Stephen Gardiner
[ Allowed Should Walk Where Wish]
My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate, the latter part of the Wilson Administrations. He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army. Stuart Symington
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is not an oxymoron I assure you. Pat Roberts
[ Assure Being Chairman Committee First Intelligence Oxymoron Privilege Senate]
After that I couldn't show my face outside. I lost my identity and balance. I was still living with my parents, and they were my only friends. For so many people, this thing with the nurse was confirmation that I must be mad or mentally ill. Mathias Rust
[ After Balance Confirmation Face Friends Identity Ill Living Lost Mad Many Mentally Must Nurse Only Outside Parents Show Still Thing Were]
Affirmative action works but we're going to need to muster all our political resources if we are to keep it in place. Harold Washington
[ Action Affirmative Going Keep Muster Need Our Place Political Resources Works]
If you don't like affirmative action, what is your plan to guarantee a level playing field of opportunity? Maynard Jackson
[ Action Affirmative Field Guarantee Level Opportunity Plan Playing Your]
But, unfortunately, sometimes that affirmation creates a sense that you deserve special treatment and recognition in areas where you're not so talented. Taylor Hackford
[ Affirmation Areas Creates Deserve Recognition Sense Sometimes Special Talented Treatment Unfortunately Where]
If there are flaws they are in ourselves, and our task therefore must be one not of redesign but of renewal and reaffirmation, especially of the standards in which all of us believe. Elliot Richardson
[ Believe Especially Flaws Must Our Ourselves Redesign Renewal Standards Task Therefore Us Which]
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation. Voltaire
[ Always Case Confirmation News Sacrament Should Wait]
Choosing one's leaders is an affirmation that the person making the choice has inherent worth. Linda Chavez
[ Affirmation Choice Choosing Inherent Leaders Making Person Worth]
The mysteries of faith are degraded if they are made into an object of affirmation and negation, when in reality they should be an object of contemplation. Simone Weil
[ Affirmation Contemplation Degraded Faith Into Made Mysteries Negation Object Reality Should]
Oprah is more than an institution. Oprah is a very special star in the firmament. I can't imagine a greater success than she's enjoyed. Phil Donahue
[ Enjoyed Firmament Greater Imagine Institution More Oprah She Special Star Success Than Very]
And nothing embittered me, which is important, because I think ethnic people and women in this society can end up being embittered because of the lack of affirmative action, you know. James Earl Jones
[ Action Affirmative Because Being Embittered End Ethnic Important Know Lack Nothing Society Think Up Which Women]
Above all else, we need a reaffirmation of political commitment at the highest levels to reducing the dangers that arise both from existing nuclear weapons and from further proliferation. Kofi Annan
[ Above Arise Both Commitment Dangers Else Existing Further Highest Levels Need Nuclear Political Proliferation Reducing Weapons]
Affirmative action was never meant to be permanent, and now is truly the time to move on to some other approach. Susan Estrich
[ Action Affirmative Approach Meant Move Never Now Other Permanent Some Time Truly]
Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion. Jim Rohn Leadership
[ Affirmation Beginning Delusion Discipline Without]
There is a big age gap between my sisters Janice and Irma and myself so I didn't know them that well when I was younger although they have been very supportive in later life. Alvin Lee
[ Age Although Been Between Big Gap Know Later Life Myself Sisters Supportive Them Very Well Younger]
I soon discovered, after I became chairman of the NEH, that, for a number of academics, the truth was not merely irrelevant - it no longer existed. Lynne Cheney
[ Academics After Became Chairman Discovered Existed Irrelevant Longer Merely Number Soon Truth]
If they're all so brilliant and I'm such an affirmative-action hire, how come they didn't catch me? Jayson Blair
[ Brilliant Catch Come Hire How Such]
Among all his creatures in heaven or earth, God hath not made any like unto the sun in the firmament, the beams whereof are beautiful and pleasant, and do give comfort in all places to all things. John Jewel
[ Among Any Beams Beautiful Comfort Creatures Earth Firmament Give God Hath Heaven His Made Places Pleasant Sun Things Unto Whereof]
Janet Reno, during her confirmation hearings, said she would come down harder on porno, and lately she's talked about how violence on television has an effect on violence in the real world. Penn Jillette
[ Come Confirmation Down During Effect Harder Hearings Her How Janet Lately Real Reno Said She Talked Television Violence World Would]
I was the deputy Chairman of the Democratic Union of the Pacific, and we started at 8 I think and I was called to the telephone and to be told there's a coup, the government has been overthrown - it was round about 9, 10 when the Parliament sat they had done then. Kamisese Mara
[ Been Called Chairman Coup Democratic Deputy Done Government Had Overthrown Pacific Parliament Round Sat Started Telephone Then Think Told Union]
I was Chairman Mao's dog. What he said to bite, I bit. Jiang Qing
[ Bit Bite Chairman Dog Mao Said]
There is no government in Europe where ministers go through that kind of confirmation process, which in fact is modeled on the way the U.S. cabinet members are confirmed. Mario Monti
[ Cabinet Confirmation Confirmed Europe Fact Go Government Kind Members Ministers Modeled Process Through Way Where Which]
If a chairman sacks the manager he initially appointed, he should go as well. Brian Clough
[ Appointed Chairman Go Initially Manager Sacks Should Well]
That the sun will not rise to-morrow is no less intelligible a proposition, and implies no more contradiction, than the affirmation, that it will rise. David Hume
[ Affirmation Contradiction Implies Intelligible Less More Proposition Rise Sun Than To-Morrow Will]
Practice rather than preach. Make of your life an affirmation, defined by your ideals, not the negation of others. Dare to the level of your capability then go beyond to a higher level. Alexander Haig
[ Affirmation Beyond Capability Dare Defined Go Higher Ideals Level Life Make Negation Others Practice Preach Rather Than Then Your]
I answer in the affirmative with an emphatic "No." Boyle Roche
[ Affirmative Answer Emphatic]
You will be a failure, until you impress the subconscious with the conviction you are a success. This is done by making an affirmation which "clicks." Florence Scovel Shinn
[ Affirmation Clicks Conviction Done Failure Impress Making Subconscious Success Until Which Will]
Success is a process, a quality of mind and way of being, an outgoing affirmation of life. Alex Noble
[ Affirmation Being Life Mind Outgoing Process Quality Success Way]
Since I became chairman, I've tried to turn EFF into civil liberties and responsibilities. Esther Dyson
[ Became Chairman Civil Into Liberties Responsibilities Since Tried Turn]
Mr. Chairman, on September 11, we were attacked by terrorists who took advantage of weaknesses in our border security. After infiltrating our country, the terrorists were able to conceal their real identities, and thereby plot their attacks without fear of being apprehended. Jim Ryun
[ Able Advantage After Apprehended Attacked Attacks Being Border Chairman Conceal Country Fear Identities Mr Our Plot Real Security September Terrorists Their Thereby Took Weaknesses Were Without]
I remember saying to the chairman after serving the first year, "Why are we doing this? Why don't the Hawaiians have control?" "Well, we have no mechanism to do it," I was told. Neil Abercrombie
[ After Chairman Control Doing First Mechanism Remember Saying Serving Told Well Why Year]
You know, my role as Vice Chairman is a lot less tiring than playing matches every three days. Michel Patini
[ Chairman Days Every Know Less Lot Matches Playing Role Than Three Tiring Vice]
Knowledge is two-fold, and consists not only in an affirmation of what is true, but in the negation of that which is false. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Affirmation Consists False Knowledge Negation Only True Which]
Most people don't know who Ken Mehlman is. He's the chairman of the Republican Party, obviously, but what he's doing that Howard Dean isn't doing is spending a lot of time on the nuts and bolts of putting the party together. Susan Estrich
[ Bolts Chairman Dean Doing Howard Ken Know Lot Most Nuts Obviously Party Putting Republican Spending Time Together]
I was scheduled to give my first official press conference that morning anyway, 'cause I was chairman of the Governors Energy Council and I was making a press conference with regard to energy policy. William Scranton
[ Anyway Cause Chairman Conference Council Energy First Give Governors Making Morning Official Policy Press Regard Scheduled]
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them. George Eliot
[ Accepting Belief Consists Denying Soul Them Unbelief]
But the fact is, Mr. Chairman, for all the challenges the Postal Service of the 21st century faces, it still retains its traditional place as a key cog in how American businesses conduct their affairs and how Americans all across this land communicate. John M. McHugh
[ Across Affairs American Americans Businesses Century Chairman Challenges Cog Communicate Conduct Faces Fact How Key Land Mr Place Postal Retains Service Still Their Traditional]
Cover this confirmation process with prayer. When they make it harder for us to pray, we just pray harder. Zell Miller
[ Confirmation Cover Harder Just Make Pray Prayer Process Us]
I am appreciative of the Bush administration's commitment to fair trade by looking at the facts in this case and ruling affirmatively for the implementation of quotas in this specific category. Howard Coble
[ Administration Am Appreciative Bush Case Category Commitment Facts Fair Implementation Looking Quotas Ruling Specific Trade]
My teaching began in 1936 at Iowa State College where T. W. Schultz was the department chairman. George Stigler
[ Began Chairman College Department Iowa Schultz State Teaching Where]
I don't know what this definition of affirmative action is for some. Chaka Fattah
[ Action Affirmative Definition Know Some]
In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation that our study has given of the parallelism between individual and racial thought of the Self, that in the history of psychology we discern the great profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time. James M. Baldwin
[ Between Conclusion Confirmation Discern Drawn Given Great History Individual May Our Pages Parallelism Profile Psychology Race Racial Say Self Study Thought Time View Which]
I've been involved with Carnegie Hall for the last 13 years, and Chairman for the last six. I feel really good about what we've done growing our educational programs there, building a board that has made Carnegie Hall really a world-class institution. Sanford I. Weill
[ Been Board Building Carnegie Chairman Done Educational Feel Good Growing Hall Institution Involved Last Made Our Programs Really Six World-Class Years]
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]
Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question. Niels Bohr
[ Affirmation Every Must Question Sentence Understood Utter]
As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life. Lee Haney
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
Rather than have it the principal thing in my son's mind, I would gladly have him think that the sun went round the earth, and that the stars were so many spangles set in the bright blue firmament. Thomas Arnold
[ Blue Bright Earth Firmament Gladly Him Many Mind Principal Rather Round Set Son Stars Sun Than Thing Think Went Were Would]
There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. Sam Walton Business
[ Boss Chairman Company Customer Down Else Everybody Fire His Money Only Simply Somewhere Spending]
Mr. Dingell is just plain Mr. Dingell. And when he gets to be chairman of the Commerce Committee, he doesn't let it go to his head. However, he thinks he would be a very, very good chairman. John Dingell
[ Chairman Commerce Committee Gets Go Good Head His However Just Mr Plain Thinks Very Would]
I think the Democrats are catering to them, but, you know, in the entire history of the United States of America, there has never been a judge who has been refused a vote when there was a majority of Senators willing to vote for his confirmation, never in history. Pat Robertson
[ America Been Catering Confirmation Democrats Entire His History Judge Know Majority Never Refused Senators States Them Think United Vote Willing]
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write? Gao Xingjian
[ Achieved Authors Continued Could Enduring Great Had History How Lifetimes Literature Many Published Were Which While Works Write Writing]
And we invested three hundred thousand dollars, became the lead investor and I became Chairman of the Board of Scientific Data Systems, as I was at Intel for a while. Arthur Rock
[ Became Board Chairman Data Dollars Hundred Intel Invested Investor Lead Scientific Systems Thousand Three While]
It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative. John Burroughs
[ Affirmative Always Believe Deny Easier Minds Naturally Our Than]
By the time I became chairman and there was more of a feeling of urgency, there was a willingness to accept more forceful measures to try to deal with the inflation. Paul A. Volcker
[ Accept Became Chairman Deal Feeling Forceful Inflation Measures More Time Try Urgency Willingness]
I like terra firma; the more firma, the less terra. George S. Kaufman
[ Less More]
Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. Paracelsus
[ Arts Create Energy Firmament Flow Heaven New Source Thoughts Which]
One of the things that makes our military the best in the world is the certain knowledge of each soldier, sailor, airman, and Marine that they can always count on their comrades should they need help - that they will never be abandoned. Jon Kyl
[ Abandoned Always Best Certain Comrades Count Each Help Knowledge Makes Marine Military Need Never Our Sailor Should Soldier Their Things Will World]
I am truly free only when all human beings, men and women, are equally free. The freedom of other men, far from negating or limiting my freedom, is, on the contrary, its necessary premise and confirmation. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Am Beings Confirmation Contrary Equally Far Free Freedom Human Limiting Men Necessary Only Other Premise Truly Women]
Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him. Romain Gary
[ Affirmation Befalls Declaration Dignity Him Humor Man Superiority]
The third fallacy is that affirmative action doesn't work. Harold Washington
[ Action Affirmative Fallacy Third Work]
As freely as the firmament embraces the world, or the sun pours forth impartially his beams, so mercy must encircle both friend and foe. Friedrich Schiller
[ Beams Both Embraces Encircle Firmament Foe Forth Freely Friend His Impartially Mercy Must Pours Sun World]
With my academic achievement in high school I was accepted rather readily at Princeton and equally as fast at Yale, but my test scores were not comparable to that of my classmates. And that's been shown by statistics, there are reasons for that - there are cultural biases built into testing, and that was one of the motivations for the concept of affirmative action to try to balance out those effects. Sonia Sotomayor
[ Academic Accepted Achievement Action Affirmative Balance Been Biases Built Classmates Comparable Concept Cultural Effects Equally Fast High Into Motivations Out Princeton Rather Readily Reasons School Scores Shown Statistics Te]
Why should one U.S. airman give up his life when our national security is not in imminent danger? Sean Hannity
[ Danger Give His Imminent Life National Our Security Should Up Why]
When I was in China, Mao was Chairman, and parents were terrified to tell their children anything that differed from the party line in case the children repeated it and endangered the whole family. Jung Chang
[ Anything Case Chairman Children China Differed Endangered Family Line Mao Parents Party Repeated Tell Terrified Their Were Whole]
Affirmative action was always racial justice on the cheap. Joe Klein
[ Action Affirmative Always Cheap Justice Racial]
We must concentrate not merely on the negative expulsion of war but the postive affirmation of peace. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Affirmation Concentrate Expulsion Merely Must Negative Peace War]
And, as a matter of fact, I am the chairman of the Amadou Diallo Foundation. David Dinkins
[ Am Chairman Fact Foundation Matter]
Americans are fascinated by their own love of shopping. This does not make them unique. It's just that they have more to buy than most other people on the planet. And it's also an affirmation of faith in their country. Simon Hoggart
[ Affirmation Also Americans Buy Country Does Faith Fascinated Just Love Make More Most Other Own Planet Shopping Than Their Them Unique]
You have to give access to people with disabilities but there is no requirement to hire them. What I mean by affirmative obligation is that producers must take the necessary steps to include opportunities for people with disabilities and a vast majority of them do. Richard Masur
[ Access Affirmative Disabilities Give Hire Include Majority Mean Must Necessary Obligation Opportunities Producers Requirement Steps Take Them Vast]
When the Senate ceases to engage nominees in meaningful discussion of legal issues, the confirmation process takes on an air of vacuity and farce, and the Senate becomes incapable of either properly evaluating nominees or appropriately educating the public. Elena Kagan
[ Air Appropriately Becomes Ceases Confirmation Discussion Educating Either Engage Evaluating Farce Incapable Issues Legal Meaningful Nominees Process Properly Public Senate Takes]