Quotations that match 'largest'.

We've built the largest empire in the history of the world. It's been done over the last 50 years since World War II with very little military might, actually. It's only in rare instances like Iraq where the military comes in as a last resort. John Perkins
[ Actually Been Built Comes Done Empire History Ii Instances Iraq Largest Last Little Might Military Only Over Rare Resort Since Very War Where World Years]
Possibly you are not aware of the fact that the largest sum given by any contributor to the fund is but a trifle when compared with the losses suffered by nearly all the firms in the cotton trade during the disastrous years of the American war. John Bright
[ American Any Aware Compared Contributor Cotton Disastrous During Fact Firms Fund Given Largest Losses Nearly Possibly Suffered Sum Trade Trifle War Years]
My agent tells me I am drawing the largest salary ever paid in the halls of England. Wonderful, isn't it? for a quiet, rural gardener like myself. Lillie Langtry
[ Agent Am Drawing England Ever Gardener Halls Largest Myself Paid Quiet Rural Salary Tells Wonderful]
The largest single contributor to Iraq's security is that effort of Iraqi people who continue to step forward to join the various Iraqi security forces. Craig L. Thomas
[ Continue Contributor Effort Forces Forward Iraq Iraqi Join Largest Security Single Step Various]
One good thing about California is we have quite a broad-based economy. We provide more fruits and vegetables and produce to the United States than any other state. So we have actually the single largest agricultural sector in the country. Meg Whitman
[ Actually Agricultural Any California Country Economy Fruits Good Largest More Other Produce Provide Quite Sector Single State States Than Thing United Vegetables]
Here, also, has been evolved the form of government consistent with the largest possible civil liberty. Josiah Strong
[ Also Been Civil Consistent Evolved Form Government Here Largest Liberty Possible]
Even the largest avalanche is triggered by small things. Vernor Vinge
[ Avalanche Even Largest Small Things Triggered]
Well, Detroit Institute is kind of a key - probably the largest permanent collection of puppets in the US. Jim Henson
[ Collection Detroit Institute Key Kind Largest Permanent Probably Puppets Us Well]
As the Pentagon makes plans for the largest troop rotation since World War II, I will work with the Armed Services Committee to help make this proposal a reality. Mike Rogers
[ Armed Committee Help Ii Largest Make Makes Pentagon Plans Proposal Reality Rotation Services Since Troop War Will Work World]
Do you know that every day, 10 people in Afghanistan are injured by landmines? It will continue for the next 50 years, because the country has the largest number of landmines in the world. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Afghanistan Because Continue Country Day Every Injured Know Largest Next Number Will World Years]
Texas has long been known as the nation's largest energy producer, but we are equally proud of our distinction as the nation's leading energy innovator. Rick Perry
[ Been Distinction Energy Equally Innovator Known Largest Leading Long Nation Our Producer Proud Texas]
Almost a quarter of our planet is a single mountain range and we didn't enter it until after Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin went to the moon. So we went to the moon, played golf up there, before we went to the largest feature on our own planet. Robert Ballard
[ After Almost Armstrong Before Buzz Enter Feature Golf Largest Moon Mountain Neil Our Own Planet Played Quarter Range Single Until Up Went]
Career Education is one of the largest global providers in the higher education sector. We are projecting to be over $1.1 billion in revenue in 2003, which puts us number one in our sector for onsite education and number two for online education in terms of revenue. John Larson
[ Billion Career Education Global Higher Largest Number Online Our Over Projecting Providers Puts Revenue Sector Terms Two Us Which]
I pledge to you today that as president, in my first budget, I will introduce the largest increase in special education ever. Al Gore
[ Budget Education Ever First Increase Introduce Largest Pledge President Special Today Will]
I also hang the pictures low rather than high, and particularly in the case of the largest ones, often as close to the floor as is feasible, for that is the way they are painted. Mark Rothko
[ Also Case Close Feasible Floor Hang High Largest Low Often Ones Painted Particularly Pictures Rather Than Way]
Scientific corporations might well become almost independent states and be enabled to undertake their largest experiments without consulting the outside world - a world which would be less and less able to judge what the experiments were about. John Desmond Bernal
[ Able Almost Become Consulting Corporations Enabled Experiments Independent Judge Largest Less Might Outside Scientific States Their Undertake Well Were Which Without World Would]
There are people walking around the streets of Kansas City who are unemployed, while one of our largest employers is not only sending jobs aboard, but then turning around and making a statement about preserving jobs. Emanuel Cleaver
[ Aboard Around City Employers Jobs Kansas Largest Making Only Our Preserving Sending Statement Streets Then Turning Unemployed Walking While]
Organized religion: the world's largest pyramid scheme. Bernard Katz
[ Largest Organized Pyramid Religion Scheme World]
Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his abilities, and for no more, and none can tell whose sphere is the largest. Robert H. Schuller
[ Abilities Every Good His Largest More None Person Responsible Scope Sphere Tell Whose Within]
We are each other's seventh largest trading partner, we are the fifth largest investor there and likewise, we have a lot of exchanges between political leaders, businessmen, tourists and school children too. Sellapan Ramanathan
[ Between Businessmen Children Each Exchanges Fifth Investor Largest Leaders Likewise Lot Other Partner Political School Seventh Too Tourists Trading]
The 10 largest antitrust law firms in the United States have gone into the federal courts charging Monsanto with creating a global conspiracy in violation of the antitrust laws, to control the global market in seeds. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Antitrust Charging Conspiracy Control Courts Creating Federal Firms Global Gone Into Largest Law Laws Market Monsanto Seeds States United Violation]
Eurasia ended up with the most domesticated animal species in part because it's the world's largest land mass and offered the most wild species to begin with. Jared Diamond
[ Animal Because Begin Domesticated Ended Eurasia Land Largest Mass Most Offered Part Species Up Wild World]
I was initially recruited while I was in business school back in the late sixties by the National Security Agency, the nation's largest and least understood spy organization; but ultimately I worked for private corporations. John Perkins
[ Agency Back Business Corporations Initially Largest Late Least Nation National Organization Private Recruited School Security Sixties Spy Ultimately Understood While Worked]
Americans who may be going to the largest embassy we've ever had. Richard Lugar
[ Americans Embassy Ever Going Had Largest May]
We like to be the largest outside investor, and the first outside investor. John Simon
[ First Investor Largest Outside]
Jewish immigration in the 20th century was fueled by the Holocaust, which destroyed most of the European Jewish community. The migration made the United States the home of the largest Jewish population in the world. Jon Porter
[ Century Community Destroyed European Fueled Holocaust Home Immigration Jewish Largest Made Migration Most Population States United Which World]
There are enough Poles in Chicago to make up one of the largest cities in Poland. Suzanne Fields
[ Chicago Cities Enough Largest Make Poland Poles Up]
I feel that I want what allows me to reach the largest number of people as possible, and I don't feel ashamed of that. I think I'm the kind of artist that's meant to be on a major label because my music is different. Jon Crosby
[ Allows Artist Ashamed Because Different Feel Kind Label Largest Major Meant Music Number Possible Reach Think Want]
It is work and personal worth which make a State great both politically and industrially, and in my estimation they are to be found in largest proportions in the Democratic party. Franklin Knight Lane
[ Both Democratic Estimation Found Great Industrially Largest Make Party Personal Politically Proportions State Which Work Worth]
I am particularly disturbed that our country is the largest financial supporter of an organization that not only wastes a lot of our money but also seems to be increasingly anti-American in its policies and conduct. Mac Thornberry
[ Also Am Anti-American Conduct Country Disturbed Financial Increasingly Largest Lot Money Only Organization Our Particularly Policies Seems Supporter Wastes]
Because what's going on now, and this applies mostly to television stations in the largest markets too, but TV stations basically are now the primary receivers of campaign spending. Robert McChesney
[ Applies Basically Because Campaign Going Largest Markets Mostly Now Primary Receivers Spending Stations Television Too Tv]
You know, we - if, for example, Jerry Brown can withstand, you know, what will probably end up being $200 million of spending by his opponent and get elected governor of California, that will be a big victory in the nation's largest state. David Axelrod
[ Being Big Brown California Elected End Example Get Governor His Jerry Know Largest Million Nation Opponent Probably Spending State Up Victory Will Withstand]
The largest party in America, by the way, is neither the Democrats nor the Republicans. It's the party of non-voters. Robert Reich Politics
[ America Democrats Largest Neither Nor Party Republicans Way]
First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds. William Bartram
[ Chiefly Eagle First Flight Great Grey High Largest Name Other Preys Quadrupeds Shall Species Strength Three Which Young]
The Iraqi Free Press, which did not exist 18 months ago because there was no such thing as the Iraqi Free Press, broke a story about the U.N. Oil-for-Food scandal, which could potentially turn out to be the largest scandal in history. Chris Chocola
[ Ago Because Broke Could Did Exist Free History Iraqi Largest Months Out Potentially Press Scandal Story Such Thing Turn Which]
Since I arrived at CNN, it has grown into one of the largest and most trusted news organizations in the world. Jim Walton
[ Arrived Cnn Grown Into Largest Most News Organizations Since Trusted World]
Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms: and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Abstract Aphorism Aphorisms Best Consists Exclusively Greatest Knowledge Largest Men Our Portion Sciences]
It is an honor to be awarded with such a high rating from an organization as well respected as the NAACP. I am pleased that the oldest and largest civil rights organization in the nation, has recognized my voting record. Joe Baca
[ Am Awarded Civil High Honor Largest Naacp Nation Oldest Organization Pleased Rating Recognized Record Respected Rights Such Voting Well]
Having secured my Indian actors, I started for Baltimore, where I organized my combination, and which was the largest troupe I had yet had on the road. Buffalo Bill
[ Actors Baltimore Combination Had Having Indian Largest Organized Road Secured Started Troupe Where Which Yet]
My heart goes out to victims and survivors of the Hurricane Katrina tragedy and to their families. This disaster will go down in history books as one of the largest natural disasters in U.S. history. Ellen Tauscher
[ Books Disaster Disasters Down Families Go Goes Heart History Hurricane Katrina Largest Natural Out Survivors Their Tragedy Victims Will]
I always tried to hit the ball back through the box because that is the largest unprotected area. Rogers Hornsby
[ Always Area Back Ball Because Box Hit Largest Through Tried Unprotected]
They were the largest semiconductor maker in the world up until about 1980. I'm not sure that that can be re-gained again, but their progress in the last few years has been very impressive. Jack Kilby
[ Again Been Few Impressive Largest Last Maker Progress Semiconductor Sure Their Until Up Very Were World Years]
From a reality perspective, I'm sure part of that is true, but this is the largest blackout in U.S. history. If that is not a signal that we have got a problem that needs to be fixed, I don't know what is. Jennifer Granholm
[ Blackout Fixed Got History Know Largest Needs Part Perspective Problem Reality Signal Sure True]
Miscellaneous is always the largest category. Joel Rosenberg
[ Always Category Largest Miscellaneous]
Further, Japan is the second largest donor in Iraq after the United States, with over $5 billion dollars for humanitarian, infrastructure and reconstruction projects. Michael K. Simpson
[ After Billion Dollars Donor Further Humanitarian Infrastructure Iraq Japan Largest Over Projects Reconstruction Second States United]
There are fully forty towers, which are lofty and well built, the largest of which has fifty steps leading to its main body, and is higher than the tower of the principal tower of the church at Seville. Hernando Cortes
[ Body Built Church Fifty Forty Fully Higher Largest Leading Lofty Main Principal Seville Steps Than Tower Towers Well Which]
All told, these profit levels have put the world's five largest publicly traded oil companies on track to earn more than $100 billion before year's end. Yet, at the same time that Big Oil's bottom line is going up, so are Americans' energy costs. Allyson Schwartz
[ Americans Before Big Billion Bottom Companies Costs Earn End Energy Five Going Largest Levels Line More Oil Profit Publicly Put Same Than These Time Told Track Traded Up World Year Yet]
Penn State has also continued to be a leader in Pennsylvania's largest industry: Agriculture. Tim Holden
[ Agriculture Also Continued Industry Largest Leader Penn Pennsylvania State]
The Internet is the first thing that humanity has built that humanity doesn't understand, the largest experiment in anarchy that we have ever had. Eric Schmidt
[ Anarchy Built Ever Experiment First Had Humanity Internet Largest Thing Understand]
America's largest trade deficit is with China, a nation that enjoys Permanent Normal Trade Relations with the U.S. and ties its currency to the dollar to make it a more competitive trading partner. Jo Ann Emerson
[ America China Competitive Currency Deficit Dollar Enjoys Largest Make More Nation Normal Partner Permanent Relations Ties Trade Trading]
For the last 4 years, our Federal Government has produced the four biggest deficits in history, and the estimated 2006 deficit of $423 billion is projected to be the largest of all. Melissa Bean
[ Biggest Billion Deficit Deficits Estimated Federal Four Government History Largest Last Our Produced Projected Years]
HATE, even if it's making money. is an underground movie, that's how it was made. It's a film about police brutality in the largest sense, it's about the whole of society and not just about the hood. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Brutality Even Film Hate Hood How Just Largest Made Making Money Movie Police Sense Society Underground Whole]
If you're running for reelection in the House of Representatives race, you know, it's very important to you that you be on fairly good terms with the local affiliates in the largest market in your area. I mean you don't want to antagonize them. Robert McChesney
[ Affiliates Antagonize Area Fairly Good House Important Know Largest Local Market Mean Race Representatives Running Terms Them Very Want Your]
Our country, the United States of America, may be the world's largest economy and the world's only superpower, but we stretch ourselves dangerously thin by taking on commitments like Iraq with only a motley band of allies to share the burden. John Spratt
[ Allies America Band Burden Commitments Country Dangerously Economy Iraq Largest May Motley Only Our Ourselves Share States Stretch Superpower Taking Thin United World]
We're the largest home improvement company today, and we did $30 billion last year, or less than 10 percent of the total amount of building materials sold in the U.S. So when people ask, how much runway left does Home Depot have, it's an awful lot. Arthur Blank
[ Amount Ask Awful Billion Building Company Depot Did Does Home How Improvement Largest Last Left Less Lot Materials Much Percent Runway Sold Than Today Total Year]
We built that into a wholesale business that became, really, one of the largest companies in the United States. We had success in building new markets, opening markets for competition, and that takes a personal toll. Jeffrey Skilling
[ Became Building Built Business Companies Competition Had Into Largest Markets New Opening Personal Really States Success Takes Toll United Wholesale]
But what we're determined to do, and what the reforms will do is to make sure this system goes back to its core purpose of taking the savings of Americans and from investors around the world and allocating those to people with an idea, not just the largest companies in the country, but to small businesses with an idea and a plan for growing. Timothy Geithner
[ Allocating Americans Around Back Businesses Companies Core Country Determined Goes Growing Idea Investors Just Largest Make Plan Purpose Reforms Savings Small Sure System Taking Those Will World]
The largest challenge that we face, from my perspective, is the ability to continue moving forward so the agency will have a single mission: that is, to provide decent, safe, and affordable housing. Alphonso Jackson
[ Ability Affordable Agency Challenge Continue Decent Face Forward Housing Largest Mission Moving Perspective Provide Safe Single Will]
In a time of serious budget deficits, immense war costs and a sluggish economy, we cannot afford to grant such outlandish subsidies to some of our Nation's largest corporations. Ron Kind
[ Afford Budget Cannot Corporations Costs Deficits Economy Grant Immense Largest Nation Our Outlandish Serious Sluggish Some Subsidies Such Time War]
I played the organ when I went to military school, when I was 10. They had a huge organ, the second-largest pipe organ in New York State. I loved all the buttons and the gadgets. I've always been a gadget man. Stephen Sondheim
[ Always Been Buttons Gadget Gadgets Had Huge Loved Man Military New Organ Pipe Played School State Went York]
Today, we have a trade regime which has led to the largest trade deficits this country has ever experienced. Xavier Becerra
[ Country Deficits Ever Experienced Largest Led Regime Today Trade Which]
Like my colleague, I represent a large Assyrian community in central California, one of the largest concentrations of Assyrian Americans anywhere in the United States. Dennis Cardoza
[ Americans Anywhere California Central Colleague Community Concentrations Large Largest Represent States United]
With more than 1,300 sites of care, VA operates the largest integrated health care system in the county. Bob Filner
[ Care County Health Integrated Largest More Operates Sites System Than Va]
I have the world's largest collection of seashells. I keep it on all the beaches of the world... perhaps you've seen it. Steven Wright
[ Beaches Collection Keep Largest Perhaps Seen World]
In my home State of Texas, the Port of Houston operates as the United States' top port for foreign tonnage and our second largest for total tonnage, so I know how important this bill is for the protection of the American people. Michael McCaul
[ American Bill Foreign Home Houston How Important Know Largest Operates Our Port Protection Second State States Texas Top Total United]
If you had told me 28 years ago that the largest organization in the world touching the lives of gays and lesbians would be a church, I would not have believed you. Troy Perry
[ Ago Believed Church Gays Had Largest Lesbians Lives Organization Told Touching World Would Years]
Following the war in Europe a large increase of European immigration to the United States is to be expected, of which the largest part is and always has been made up of men skilled in farming. Arthur Capper
[ Always Been Europe European Expected Farming Following Immigration Increase Large Largest Made Men Part Skilled States United Up War Which]
You cannot have companies where many of the largest ones lose money indefinitely without someone finally waving the white flag, and IBM is the most recent example of that. Kevin Rollins
[ Cannot Companies Example Finally Flag Ibm Indefinitely Largest Lose Many Money Most Ones Recent Someone Waving Where White Without]
Today's population of adolescents and young adults is the largest in our nation's history. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Adolescents Adults History Largest Nation Our Population Today Young]
Let it them be put into any clean oven vessel of china or stoneware which should be wider at the top than at the bottom. so that there may be the largest surface above to favor the evaporation. James Lind
[ Above Any Bottom China Clean Favor Into Largest May Oven Put Should Surface Than Them Top Vessel Which Wider]
At 13, I realized that I could fix anything electronic. It was amazing, I could just do it. I started a business repairing radios. It grew to be one of the largest in Philadelphia. Amar Bose
[ Amazing Anything Business Could Electronic Fix Grew Just Largest Philadelphia Radios Realized Repairing Started]
The largest and most influential houses chiefly demonstrate the aloofness of the French approach. Stephen Gardiner
[ Approach Chiefly Demonstrate French Houses Influential Largest Most]
Conduct is three-fourths of our life and its largest concern. Matthew Arnold
[ Concern Conduct Largest Life Our Three-Fourths]
We all know that China is industrializing at a growth rate of 8 to 10 percent per year. China is on track to pass the U.S. as the largest economy in the world in 20 to 25 years, and China is determined to give its people a chance at this high standard of living that we enjoy. John Olver
[ Chance China Determined Economy Enjoy Give Growth High Know Largest Living Pass Per Percent Rate Standard Track World Year Years]
There is always a heavy demand for fresh mediocrity. In every generation the least cultivated taste has the largest appetite. Paul Gauguin
[ Always Appetite Cultivated Demand Every Fresh Generation Heavy Largest Least Mediocrity Taste]
The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet. Anthony J. D'Angelo Power
[ Bookshelf Cabinet Changed Gun Held Largest Person Possesses Power Rules True Wallet]
The product is the delivery of the largest number of people at the least cost. George Gerbner
[ Cost Delivery Largest Least Number Product]
Right now, a majority of the debt is owed to foreign interests, Japan being the largest purchaser of government debt today, soon to be surpassed by China as the number one purchaser of our debt in this Nation. Ron Kind
[ Being China Debt Foreign Government Interests Japan Largest Majority Nation Now Number Our Owed Purchaser Right Soon Surpassed Today]
We have the largest economy and the strongest military in the world. Our core values of freedom and opportunity are ascendant around the globe. Joe Lieberman
[ Around Ascendant Core Economy Freedom Globe Largest Military Opportunity Our Strongest Values World]
I've had a terrific life, from building one company to be the second largest company in the securities industry and merging that into American Express, and becoming president of that company. Sanford I. Weill
[ American Becoming Building Company Express Had Industry Into Largest Life Merging President Second Securities Terrific]
This experience actually means the very opposite: the largest military power was unable to stop such a sensitive attack and will be unable to rule out such a possibility in the future. Precisely this is the background to the United States' military interventions. Ulrich Beck
[ Actually Attack Background Experience Future Interventions Largest Means Military Opposite Out Possibility Power Precisely Rule Sensitive States Stop Such Unable United Very Will]
I don't want to go negative on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but he didn't pass an economic deal in the first 100 days. We have passed the largest Recovery Act in the history of the country. Rahm Emanuel
[ Act Country Days Deal Economic First Franklin Go History Largest Negative Pass Passed Recovery Roosevelt Want]
I said we are going to balance an $11 billion budget deficit in a $29 billion budget, so by percentage, the largest budget deficit in America, by percentage, larger than California, larger than New York, larger than Illinois. And we're going to balance that without raising taxes on the people of the state of New Jersey. Chris Christie
[ America Balance Billion Budget California Deficit Going Illinois Jersey Larger Largest New Percentage Raising Said State Taxes Than Without York]
We think the managed security services opportunity is enormous and so we have been an active participant and probably the largest firm in this space outside of an IBM or EDS, which does large outsourcing contracts. John W. Thompson
[ Active Been Contracts Does Enormous Firm Ibm Large Largest Managed Opportunity Outside Outsourcing Participant Probably Security Services Space Think Which]
Looking ahead, I can see more and more instances where I will disagree with the president on very fundamental issues. The largest, for me, is education. Jim Jeffords
[ Ahead Disagree Education Fundamental Instances Issues Largest Looking More President See Very Where Will]
At that time I was making the largest salary known on television and I didn't want to see it die because those were the years paying off when I wasn't making anything. Larry Hagman
[ Anything Because Die Known Largest Making Off Paying Salary See Television Those Time Want Were Years]
If you think the United States has stood still, who built the largest shopping center in the world? Richard M. Nixon
[ Built Center Largest Shopping States Still Stood Think United World]
Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching. Phil Crosby
[ Coaching Job Largest Part Person Right Selecting]
Green-tech could be the largest economic opportunity of the 21st Century. John Doerr
[ Century Could Economic Largest Opportunity]
Fort Smith, being the place of my longest stay, was the scene of my largest medical practice. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Being Fort Largest Longest Medical Place Practice Scene Smith Stay]
As a rule, our largest cities are the worst governed. Josiah Strong
[ Cities Governed Largest Our Rule Worst]