Quotations that match 'league'.

And at the same time, you are of course a performer, but it's very important that you understand that your role as a performer is to get the best performance from those wonderful colleagues that you have the chance to work with.
[ Best Chance Colleagues Course Get Important Performance Performer Role Same Those Time Understand Very Wonderful Work Your]
I would hope this experience would help me if that NFL opportunity were to arise. But I also know that it's a totally different league. There's a lot more to it.
[ Also Arise Different Experience Help Hope Know League Lot More Nfl Opportunity Totally Were Would]
I certainly didn't think of myself as gifted. The standards for being gifted in my environment were if you were good in Little League or if you were good in football.
[ Being Certainly Environment Football Gifted Good League Little Myself Standards Think Were]
I wish I could play little league now. I'd be way better than before.
[ Before Better Could League Little Now Play Than Way Wish]
Since Michael died I think I've worked constantly. Friends and colleagues are very sustaining. They're the people who get you through it... It's no good to be on your own.
[ Colleagues Constantly Died Friends Get Good Michael Own Since Sustaining Think Through Very Worked Your]
I don't want to be a Major League coach.
[ Coach League Major Want]
For many members of Congress, the time for choosing is near - do what the party leadership demands, or do what the people have asked you to do. If my colleagues don't mind some advice from a newcomer, I'd suggest going with the will of the people.
[ Advice Asked Choosing Colleagues Congress Demands Going Leadership Many Members Mind Near Party Some Suggest Time Will]
This means that the search for a formula of European cooperation in connection with the League of Nations, far from weakening the authority of this latter must and can only tend to strengthen it, for it is closely connected with its aims.
[ Aims Authority Closely Connected Connection Cooperation European Far Formula Latter League Means Must Nations Only Search Strengthen Tend Weakening]
If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.
[ Along Colleagues Desk Doubt Dozen Initials Know Many Papers Pass Piled Route Stick Them Your]
I listen to all kinds of music - new music, old music, music of my colleagues, everything.
[ Colleagues Everything Kinds Listen Music New Old]
This is the thing you dream about when you're a kid, even before getting into the league.
[ Before Dream Even Getting Into Kid League Thing]
Whether we are New Dealer, Old Dealer, Liberty Leaguer or Red, whether we agree or not, we still have the right to think and speak how we feel.
[ Agree Dealer Feel How Leaguer Liberty New Old Red Right Speak Still Think Whether]
My high school coach was Ray O'Conner. He has coached a lot of players that have signed professional contracts, and many of those have gone on to play in the major leagues.
[ Coach Coached Conner Contracts Gone High Leagues Lot Major Many Play Players Professional Ray School Signed Those]
All I ever wanted to be president of was the American League.
[ American Ever League President Wanted]
We have a VA hospital back home in St. Louis. Like many of our colleagues, we hear continued concerns about the access and the service. I have seen a statistic that more than 60,000 veterans today are waiting more than 6 months for an appointment at a VA hospital.
[ Access Appointment Back Colleagues Concerns Continued Hear Home Hospital Louis Many Months More Our Seen Service St Statistic Than Today Va Veterans Waiting]
I can only point out a curious fact. Year after year the Nobel Awards bring a moment of happiness not only to the recipients, not only to colleagues and friends of the recipients, but even to strangers.
[ After Awards Bring Colleagues Curious Even Fact Friends Happiness Moment Nobel Only Out Point Recipients Strangers Year]
Umpires, like players, are expected to show constant improvement each season and at each level. Inconsistent plate work and the inability to handle situations are probably the two biggest problems that minor league umpires face.
[ Biggest Constant Each Expected Face Handle Improvement Inability Inconsistent League Level Minor Plate Players Probably Problems Season Show Situations Two Umpires Work]
Generally in the Little League you're up against a good pitcher who throws like hell. What does the coach say? Get a walk. Isn't that beautiful way to learn to hit? For four years you stand up there looking for a walk.
[ Against Beautiful Coach Does Four Generally Get Good Hell Hit League Learn Little Looking Pitcher Say Stand Throws Up Walk Way Years]
I think that practising the law, particularly litigation, and particularly in Glasgow, has always been difficult enough without adding to it by having problems with professional colleagues or former colleagues.
[ Adding Always Been Colleagues Difficult Enough Former Glasgow Having Law Litigation Particularly Practising Problems Professional Think Without]
I would advise my young colleagues, the composers of symphonies, to drop in sometimes at the kindergarten, too. It is there that it is decided whether there will be anybody to understand their works in twenty years' time.
[ Advise Anybody Colleagues Composers Decided Drop Kindergarten Sometimes Symphonies Their Time Too Twenty Understand Whether Will Works Would Years Young]
Winston Cup and the Busch Series are two totally different leagues. You get put in different situations.
[ Cup Different Get Leagues Put Series Situations Totally Two Winston]
These ivy league students are in the upper echelon of the college boards and had great opportunity in front of them regardless of where they go to college. Its in their very nature and it is something they expect.
[ Boards College Expect Front Go Great Had Ivy League Nature Opportunity Regardless Something Students Their Them These Upper Very Where]
It's funny, 'cause it seems like just yesterday that I was the youngest player just starting out. But now there are young players all over the league, and they'll ask me questions about playing overseas or finding an agent.
[ Agent Ask Cause Finding Funny Just League Now Out Over Overseas Player Players Playing Questions Seems Starting Yesterday Young Youngest]
In the past, it was easier to believe in my own effectiveness. If I worked hard, with good colleagues and good ideas, we could make a difference. But now, I sincerely doubt that.
[ Believe Colleagues Could Difference Doubt Easier Effectiveness Good Hard Ideas Make Now Own Past Sincerely Worked]
To be a big league ball player, you have to love the game.
[ Ball Big Game League Love Player]
The Covenant of the League of Nations had envisaged sponsoring only the protection of certain categories of men: national minorities and populations of territories controlled by other countries.
[ Categories Certain Controlled Countries Covenant Had League Men Minorities National Nations Only Other Populations Protection Sponsoring Territories]
I was the only person of color in the Senate, and my colleagues were Strom Thurmond, Jesse Helms and Trent Lott.
[ Colleagues Color Helms Jesse Only Person Senate Trent Were]
Sometimes my colleagues joke and call me Hannah.
[ Call Colleagues Hannah Joke Sometimes]
And time for reflection with colleagues is for me a lifesaver; it is not just a nice thing to do if you have the time. It is the only way you can survive.
[ Colleagues Just Nice Only Reflection Survive Thing Time Way]
We will ensure that associates continue to possess unsurpassed product knowledge and maintain their dedication to customer service and respect for their colleagues and for the communities in which they work and live.
[ Associates Colleagues Communities Continue Customer Dedication Ensure Knowledge Live Maintain Possess Product Respect Service Their Which Will Work]
Finish last in your league and they call you idiot. Finish last in medical school and they call you doctor.
[ Call Doctor Finish Idiot Last League Medical School Your]
Mr. Speaker, the Delaware River deepening project is important for my constituents, for our region and for the entire nation. I trust that, when they examine the facts about it, every one of my colleagues will join me in supporting it.
[ Colleagues Constituents Deepening Delaware Entire Every Examine Facts Important Join Mr Nation Our Project Region River Speaker Supporting Trust Will]
For years the league has thought I've been on drugs. I would have burned out a long time ago if that was true.
[ Ago Been Burned League Long Out Thought Time True Would Years]
As a youngster, I played in Little League, Pony League, and all sorts of amateur baseball programs growing up.
[ Amateur Baseball Growing League Little Played Pony Programs Sorts Up Youngster]
My experience with the Junior League, when I worked in Philadelphia for four years in reference to children's things, is that whenever they were asked they responded. They always responded with sincerity, and they did a good job.
[ Always Asked Children Did Experience Four Good Job Junior League Philadelphia Reference Responded Sincerity Things Were Whenever Worked Years]
We have to change course. And we have to do so now. That is why I worked with my colleagues in Washington to pass the Economic Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
[ Act Change Colleagues Course Economic Now Pass Recovery Washington Why Worked]
If you are used to going five innings and then go six or seven, you won't have your good stuff. They need to start that from the minor leagues and give pitchers strong arms.
[ Arms Five Give Go Going Good Innings Leagues Minor Need Pitchers Seven Six Start Strong Stuff Then Used Won Your]
With me serving as the president, we filed a $3-million lawsuit against the league and its member clubs in an attempt to win increased pension benefits and a larger share Of television revenue.
[ Against Attempt Benefits Clubs Filed Increased Larger Lawsuit League Member Pension President Revenue Serving Share Television Win]
When I was 14, I played in a summer league. One night the chief umpire asked me if I would like to try umpiring. There was a Little League tournament coming up and he needed more umpires than he had.
[ Asked Chief Coming Had League Little More Needed Night Played Summer Than Tournament Try Umpire Umpires Umpiring Up Would]
When I was in college there was a girls' flag football league. The girls were extremely aggressive.
[ Aggressive College Extremely Flag Football Girls League Were]
The League is very well when sparrows shout, but no good at all when eagles fall out.
[ Eagles Fall Good League Out Shout Sparrows Very Well]
You have to hit the fastball to play in the big leagues.
[ Big Fastball Hit Leagues Play]
There's nothing so improves the mood of the Party as the imminent execution of a senior colleague.
[ Colleague Execution Imminent Improves Mood Nothing Party Senior]
And that's why, you know, it's players like Randy Moss that unfortunately put a stain on the entire league.
[ Entire Know League Moss Players Put Randy Stain Unfortunately Why]
The lack of health care coverage has remained very important to me during my time in Congress and as a member of the House Subcommittee on Health, I am working hard with my colleagues to correct these inequalities.
[ Am Care Colleagues Congress Correct Coverage During Hard Health House Important Inequalities Lack Member Remained Subcommittee These Time Very Working]
I fear that the hearts of the vast majority of mankind would beat on strongly and steadily and without any quickening if the league were to perish altogether.
[ Altogether Any Beat Fear Hearts League Majority Mankind Perish Quickening Steadily Strongly Vast Were Without Would]
So I don't really believe that how many years you've had in the league determines how well your players play... Coaching is coaching.
[ Believe Coaching Determines Had How League Many Play Players Really Well Years Your]
In 1981, at age 31, I was voted the best player in basketball, and the most valuable player in the league.
[ Age Basketball Best League Most Player Valuable Voted]
The equality among all members of the League, which is provided in the statutes giving each state only one vote, cannot of course abolish the actual material inequality of the powers concerned.
[ Abolish Actual Among Cannot Concerned Course Each Equality Giving Inequality League Material Members Only Powers Provided State Statutes Vote Which]
Just think of what Woodrow Wilson stood for: he stood for world government. He wanted an early United Nations, League of Nations. But it was the conservatives, Republicans, that stood up against him.
[ Against Conservatives Early Government Him Just League Nations Republicans Stood Think United Up Wanted Wilson World]
Amtrak is extremely important to the economy of Southern Illinois and I will continue to work with state and local leaders and my colleagues in Congress to secure the necessary funding to maintain full service.
[ Amtrak Colleagues Congress Continue Economy Extremely Full Funding Illinois Important Leaders Local Maintain Necessary Secure Service Southern State Will Work]
I spent money, I slept with women around the league, but I always kept my mind on the game.
[ Always Around Game Kept League Mind Money Slept Spent Women]
I am honored that my freshman class colleagues have put their trust in me to represent our historic class at the leadership table. The incoming freshman class of Representatives is large and diverse but we share many common goals including cutting wasteful spending, getting our economy back on track and making government smarter and more efficient.
[ Am Back Class Colleagues Common Cutting Diverse Economy Efficient Freshman Getting Goals Government Historic Honored Including Incoming Large Leadership Making Many More Our Put Represent Representatives Share Smarter Spending ]
I would wish for any one of my colleagues to have the experience of working with Martin Scorsese once in their lifetime.
[ Any Colleagues Experience Lifetime Martin Once Scorsese Their Wish Working Would]
My first year of pro ball I played in the Northwest league and made the all-star team, and the next year I played I led the team in hitting and was third or fifth in the league.
[ All-Star Ball Fifth First Hitting League Led Made Next Northwest Played Pro Team Third Year]
I do not find the supposed scientific consensus among my colleagues. Curiously, it is a feature of man-made global warming that every fact confirms it: rising temperatures or decreasing temperatures. No matter what the weather, some model of global warming offers a watertight explanation.
[ Among Colleagues Confirms Consensus Curiously Decreasing Every Explanation Fact Feature Find Global Man-Made Matter Model Offers Rising Scientific Some Supposed Temperatures Warming Watertight Weather]
After one year in the Texas League, the American League bought the rights to my contract. They optioned me back to the Texas League for the 1970 season.
[ After American Back Bought Contract League Rights Season Texas Year]
My major league debut came at old Busch Stadium on Grand Avenue in St. Louis against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
[ Against Avenue Came Debut Grand League Louis Major Old Pirates Pittsburgh St Stadium]
But baseball bounced back in the next decade to reclaim its place as the national pastime: new heroes, spirited competition, and booming prosperity gave birth to dreams of expansion, both within the major leagues and around the world.
[ Around Back Baseball Birth Booming Both Bounced Competition Decade Dreams Expansion Gave Heroes Leagues Major National New Next Pastime Place Prosperity Reclaim Spirited Within World]
I got an offer in 1992 to buy a major-league team. I turned down the offer because I don't want my love of the game to involve business.
[ Because Business Buy Down Game Got Involve Love Offer Team Turned Want]
At every stage of my career I have had interesting and cordial colleagues, some of whom are close friends.
[ Career Close Colleagues Cordial Every Friends Had Interesting Some Stage Whom]
The visible things that have come from the group have been the Plan 9 system and Inferno, but I hasten to say that the ideas and the work have come from colleagues.
[ Been Colleagues Come Group Hasten Ideas Inferno Plan Say System Things Visible Work]
A ball player has to be kept hungry to become a big leaguer. That's why no boy from a rich family has ever made the big leagues.
[ Ball Become Big Boy Ever Family Hungry Kept Leaguer Leagues Made Player Rich Why]
And then we moved to New Jersey and I went to the Art Students League.
[ Art Jersey League Moved New Students Then Went]
I agree with my colleagues, even the one who just preceded me, that marijuana is probably a dangerous drug, and I would not suggest that we do anything to encourage its use.
[ Agree Anything Colleagues Dangerous Encourage Even Just Preceded Probably Suggest Use Would]
If I would take a job with a professional league, I need to be ready.
[ Job League Need Professional Ready Take Would]
The Arena League is the best thing that could have happened to me because I get to run the whole process. I'm seeing not only the football side but the business side.
[ Arena Because Best Business Could Football Get Happened League Only Process Run Seeing Side Thing Whole]
Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother. Mom
[ Certainly Decreed Infinite League Little Mother Their Uniforms White Wisdom]
Today's Little Leaguers, and there are millions of them each year, pick up how to hit and throw and field just by watching games on TV. By the time they're out of high school, the good ones are almost ready to play professional ball.
[ Almost Ball Each Field Games Good High Hit How Just Little Millions Ones Out Pick Play Professional Ready School Them Throw Time Today Tv Up Watching Year]
There is no life for girls in team sports past Little League. I got into tennis when I realized this, and because I thought golf would be too slow for me, and I was too scared to swim.
[ Because Girls Golf Got Into League Life Little Past Realized Scared Slow Sports Swim Team Tennis Thought Too Would]
Meanwhile, the originator of a theory may have a very lonely time, especially if his colleagues find his views of nature unfamiliar, and difficult to appreciate.
[ Appreciate Colleagues Difficult Especially Find His Lonely May Meanwhile Nature Originator Theory Time Unfamiliar Very Views]
As long as the problem of world reconstruction remains the center of interest for all nations, blocs having similar attitudes will form and operate even within the League itself.
[ Attitudes Blocs Center Even Form Having Interest Itself League Long Nations Operate Problem Reconstruction Remains Similar Will Within World]
Everything we talk about is about beating the Packers, the Bears and the Vikings. Obviously there are other teams in the league, but if you can dominate and be on top of your division you are always in the playoff hunt. It's time for us to win that thing.
[ Always Bears Beating Division Dominate Everything Hunt League Obviously Other Packers Playoff Talk Teams Thing Time Top Us Win Your]
Well, I was a very strong opponent of the war, in fact, one of those who went door to door to my colleagues and thus achieved 60 percent of the Democrats voting no against this war.
[ Achieved Against Colleagues Democrats Door Fact Opponent Percent Strong Those Thus Very Voting War Well Went]
I had no experience with broadcasting basketball games, so I took a tape recorder and went to a playground where there was a summer league, and I stood up in the top of the stands and I called the game.
[ Basketball Broadcasting Called Experience Game Games Had League Playground Recorder Stands Stood Summer Tape Took Top Up Went Where]
Too many kids today are playing major league ball and don't belong there.
[ Ball Belong Kids League Major Many Playing Today Too]
I have loved but one flag and I can not share that devotion and give affection to the mongrel banner invented for the League of Nations.
[ Affection Banner Devotion Flag Give Invented League Loved Mongrel Nations Share]
You still remember the bad rounds here, but they don't stay with you as long. The Champions Tour is great, it's competitive and it's a wonderful show, but it's not the real big league. The real big league is the PGA Tour, and we all know that.
[ Bad Big Champions Competitive Great Here Know League Long Real Remember Rounds Show Stay Still Tour Wonderful]
I voted no on the resolution to give the president authority to go to war against Iraq. I was able to apply caveat emptor. Most of my colleagues could not.
[ Able Against Apply Authority Colleagues Could Give Go Iraq Most President Resolution Voted War]
Some people work hard in this business and become really popular, really big stars but they never receive an award from within the business. Somehow, when your colleagues and friends believe in you to the point of handing you an award it means so much more.
[ Award Become Believe Big Business Colleagues Friends Handing Hard Means More Much Never Point Popular Really Receive Some Somehow Stars Within Work Your]
Most players in this league say they want consistency.
[ Consistency League Most Players Say Want]
Anybody with ability can play in the big leagues. But to be able to trick people year in and year out the way I did, I think that was a much greater feat.
[ Ability Able Anybody Big Did Feat Greater Leagues Much Out Play Think Trick Way Year]
Major League Baseball is a national institution and we take our responsibilities seriously when it comes to how the game affects the lives of American youth.
[ Affects American Baseball Comes Game How Institution League Lives Major National Our Responsibilities Seriously Take Youth]
I never was brought into the league thinking as far as, you know, statistics, things like that. We were really brought into the league in a team concept. Everything was focused around winning.
[ Around Brought Concept Everything Far Focused Into Know League Never Really Statistics Team Things Thinking Were Winning]
Although they can do it all the time, you know, they're far better than me, on a musically, on a theoretical music level. You know, they're out of my league.
[ Although Better Far Know League Level Music Musically Out Than Theoretical Time]
This week I was proud to join with my colleagues to help pass two important, common-sense pieces of legislation that will limit the frivolous lawsuits by trial attorneys and personal injury lawyers that clog our courts and hurt our small businesses.
[ Attorneys Businesses Clog Colleagues Common-Sense Courts Frivolous Help Hurt Important Injury Join Lawsuits Lawyers Legislation Limit Our Pass Personal Pieces Proud Small Trial Two Week Will]
I started in for the ball but I just couldn't get it. I should have caught it because I was used to catching everything on the sandlots. But they hit the ball a lot harder in the major leagues and I just couldn't reach the ball this time.
[ Ball Because Catching Caught Everything Get Harder Hit Just Leagues Lot Major Reach Should Started Time Used]
I found that part of it towards San Salvador extending from north to south five leagues, and the other side which we coasted along, ran from east to west more than ten leagues.
[ Along Coasted East Extending Five Found Leagues More North Other Part Ran Salvador San Side South Ten Than Towards West Which]
No nation is so great as to be able to afford, in the long run, to remain outside an increasingly universal League of Nations.
[ Able Afford Great Increasingly League Long Nation Nations Outside Remain Run Universal]
Stood off and on during the night, determining not to come to anchor till morning, fearing to meet with shoals; continued our course in the morning; and as the island was found to be six or seven leagues distant, and the tide was against us, it was noon when we arrived there.
[ Against Anchor Arrived Come Continued Course Determining Distant During Fearing Found Island Leagues Meet Morning Night Noon Off Our Seven Six Stood Tide Till Us]
The U.S. Constitution is the basic framework for the greatest democracy on Earth. Some of my colleagues find it easy to amend it. I don't.
[ Amend Basic Colleagues Constitution Democracy Earth Easy Find Framework Greatest Some]
The more that Japanese players go to the big leagues to play and succeed, the more that will serve to inspire young kids in Japan to want to become baseball players when they grow up.
[ Baseball Become Big Go Grow Inspire Japan Japanese Kids Leagues More Play Players Serve Succeed Up Want Will Young]
This illuminates not only fans' interest in major league teams but also the minors and even Little League.
[ Also Even Fans Illuminates Interest League Little Major Minors Only Teams]
Ah, the pleasure, the joy - a big news story that runs and runs, that is played down by some of our journalistic colleagues, saying 'it'll never happen', only to be confirmed by the Home Secretary.
[ Ah Big Colleagues Confirmed Down Happen Home Journalistic Joy Never News Only Our Played Pleasure Runs Saying Secretary Some Story]
But to cut off relations with an aggressor may often invite retaliation by armed action, and this would, in its turn, make necessary some form of collective self-defence by the loyal members of the League.
[ Action Aggressor Armed Collective Cut Form Invite League Loyal Make May Members Necessary Off Often Relations Retaliation Self-Defence Some Turn Would]
It hurt me a great deal. It put a lot of pressure on me because I was at a young age and the writers around here and throughout the league starting comparing me to Cobb. It put a lot of pressure on me.
[ Age Around Because Cobb Comparing Deal Great Here Hurt League Lot Pressure Put Starting Throughout Writers Young]
If you talk to any of my Democratic colleagues who lost that year, they would tell that gun control was one of the major contributory factors in the loss of their seats.
[ Any Colleagues Contributory Control Democratic Factors Gun Loss Lost Major Seats Talk Tell Their Would Year]
I think also of my colleagues in elementary particle theory in many lands, and feel that in some measure I am here as a representative of our small, informal, international fraternity.
[ Also Am Colleagues Elementary Feel Fraternity Here Informal International Lands Many Measure Our Particle Representative Small Some Theory Think]
When we got knocked out against Porto in the Champions League, I only slept two hours that night. I was not a nice person to be with after that match. I was struggling to get the result out of my system.
[ After Against Champions Get Got Hours Knocked League Match Nice Night Only Out Person Porto Result Slept Struggling System Two]
The contracts are structured different than athletes in America, but for me, it was good to move on and go back to playing in the premiere league, which is the best league. It was disappointing, as far as the team goes, but for me, there wasn't much I could do.
[ America Athletes Back Best Contracts Could Different Disappointing Far Go Goes Good League Move Much Playing Premiere Structured Team Than Which]
I think the big thing I've had going for me in that regard has been the success of the league. I don't have quite as much control over things as people believe, so I frequently receive more credit than I deserve, and occasionally more criticism as well.
[ Been Believe Big Control Credit Criticism Deserve Frequently Going Had League More Much Occasionally Over Quite Receive Regard Success Than Thing Things Think Well]
You honor me greatly and beyond my ability as an individual but in so doing you honor my colleagues also who made possible the results you have cited.
[ Ability Also Beyond Cited Colleagues Doing Greatly Honor Individual Made Possible Results]
Some of the fans here were not too sure about their club signing a player from their biggest rivals. Fortunately, we had a great season and won the League title for the first time in four years. Now, I think, everyone can say it was good business.
[ Biggest Business Club Everyone Fans First Fortunately Four Good Great Had Here League Now Player Rivals Say Season Signing Some Sure Their Think Time Title Too Were Won Years]
I wouldn't ever set out to hurt anyone deliberately unless it was, you know, important - like a league game or something.
[ Anyone Deliberately Ever Game Hurt Important Know League Out Set Something Unless]
The Pledge of Allegiance is an important expression of our shared values, and it should be preserved in its current form. I fully support the Pledge of Allegiance and urge my colleagues to do the same.
[ Allegiance Colleagues Current Expression Form Fully Important Our Pledge Preserved Same Shared Should Support Urge Values]
The Champions League is the competition everyone wants to be in.
[ Champions Competition Everyone League Wants]
I am no longer sure that when I go out there and do my job it'll even see the light of air, if the experience of my network colleagues is anything to go by.
[ Air Am Anything Colleagues Even Experience Go Job Light Longer Network Out See Sure]
I had come to regard the U.S. Senate's rejection of the League of Nations as a tragic mistake.
[ Come Had League Mistake Nations Regard Rejection Senate Tragic]
As far as a truly radical conscience, you have to take it as part of a larger thing, that it was sort of historical inevitability that with the coming of a leaguer society people would start to use drugs a lot more then they had before.
[ Before Coming Conscience Far Had Historical Inevitability Larger Leaguer Lot More Part Radical Society Sort Start Take Then Thing Truly Use Would]
The Florida State League was considered the top A-league back then. You played in the spring training parks of major league teams, traveled throughout some great cities in Florida, and the pay was the best in A-ball.
[ Back Best Cities Considered Florida Great League Major Parks Pay Played Some Spring State Teams Then Throughout Top Training Traveled]
I was nicknamed Skeeter in Little League because I was small and fast, like a mosquito flying across the outfield.
[ Across Because Fast Flying League Little Mosquito Outfield Small]
I and my colleagues here have been engaged in the pursuit of knowledge.
[ Been Colleagues Engaged Here Knowledge Pursuit]
If you're going to play hockey now, you have to be able to play. If you have the ability to fight and play, you're an unbelievable commodity. But if you can only fight, there might be six of those guys left in the league, and I can guarantee they're going fast.
[ Ability Able Commodity Fast Fight Going Guarantee Guys Hockey League Left Might Now Only Play Six Those Unbelievable]
I think Little League is wonderful. It keeps the kids out of the house.
[ House Keeps Kids League Little Out Think Wonderful]
All of a sudden I'm in the major leagues and we're traveling from town to town. I see the other players dressing different every day. I've got only one suit and I keep wearing it over and over. I'm really embarrassed.
[ Day Different Dressing Embarrassed Every Got Keep Leagues Major Only Other Over Players Really See Sudden Suit Town Traveling Wearing]
The league, I think, is doing well. It's growing, it's maturing, and it's becoming a better league.
[ Becoming Better Doing Growing League Maturing Think Well]
When I was growing up, there weren't any Little Leagues in the city. Parents worked all the time. They didn't have time to take their kids out to play baseball and football.
[ Any Baseball City Football Growing Kids Leagues Little Out Parents Play Take Their Time Up Weren Worked]
But to do it professionally is a quantum leap difference and my father had to be persuaded by these kind of Ivy League professors that I should go to the Yale Drama School, another one of the stories in there.
[ Another Difference Drama Father Go Had Ivy Kind League Leap Persuaded Professionally Professors Quantum School Should Stories These Yale]
The league, is doing well. It is just a matter of trying to sort some things out with my contract.
[ Contract Doing Just League Matter Out Some Sort Things Trying Well]
It's up to the national associations and their leagues to limit the entry of foreign players.
[ Associations Entry Foreign Leagues Limit National Players Their Up]
We've lost sight of our role in the region and our view of our colleagues in the region.
[ Colleagues Lost Our Region Role Sight View]
People in the Pentagon had colleagues killed and maimed by bin Laden. They're trying to find bin Laden and kill him and his cult. Naturally they consider that a legitimate thing to do, but they're having mixed success at the job.
[ Bin Colleagues Consider Cult Find Had Having Him His Job Kill Killed Laden Legitimate Maimed Mixed Naturally Pentagon Success Thing Trying]
When I played pro football, I never set out to hurt anyone deliberately - unless it was, you know, important, like a league game or something.
[ Anyone Deliberately Football Game Hurt Important Know League Never Out Played Pro Set Something Unless]
But I want you to know that what I'm doing here I'm doing as a ballplayer, a major league ballplayer.
[ Ballplayer Doing Here Know League Major Want]
We are sometimes asked what the result would be if we put four +'s in one gene. To answer this my colleagues have recently put together not merely four but six +'s.
[ Answer Asked Colleagues Four Gene Merely Put Recently Result Six Sometimes Together Would]
The Nobel Prize is given as a personal award but it also honors the field of research in which I have worked and it also honors my students and colleagues.
[ Also Award Colleagues Field Given Honors Nobel Personal Prize Research Students Which Worked]
In 1962 I was named Minor League Player of the Year. It was my second season in the bigs.
[ League Minor Named Player Season Second Year]
Let peace, descending from her native heaven, bid her olives spring amidst the joyful nations; and plenty, in league with commerce, scatter blessings from her copious hand!
[ Amidst Bid Blessings Commerce Descending Hand Heaven Her Joyful League Nations Native Peace Plenty Scatter Spring]
Too many of my Senate colleagues overdid it. They stayed on too long - napping through committee hearings when they should have packed up and gone home.
[ Colleagues Committee Gone Hearings Home Long Many Napping Packed Senate Should Stayed Through Too Up]
If he can hit, he can hit. I don't care if he came from Class Z league.
[ Came Care Class Hit League]
That's what Major League Baseball's steroid scandal was all about, the hidden harm in competitive sports that sends the wrong message to the young.
[ Baseball Competitive Harm Hidden League Major Message Scandal Sends Sports Steroid Wrong Young]
For the parents of a Little Leaguer, a baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown into innings.
[ Baseball Breakdown Game Innings Into Leaguer Little Nervous Parents Simply]
Even the frankest and bravest of subordinates do not talk with their boss the same way they talk with colleagues.
[ Boss Bravest Colleagues Even Same Subordinates Talk Their Way]
There's apparently soccer leagues that they've set up with young Indian girls.
[ Apparently Girls Indian Leagues Set Soccer Up Young]
By climbing a steeper road, the value and appreciation Delaware State students took and continue to take from their education and their experiences is just as great, if not greater, than students attending ivy league schools.
[ Appreciation Attending Climbing Continue Delaware Education Experiences Great Greater Ivy Just League Road Schools State Students Take Than Their Took Value]
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues. Intelligence
[ Colleagues Fellow Pick Smart Smartest Sure World]
We felt often that we were perceived as mothers trying to be lawyers, while a male colleague of ours who had a young child was perceived as a lawyer who also happened to be a father.
[ Also Child Colleague Father Felt Had Happened Lawyer Lawyers Male Mothers Often Ours Perceived Trying Were While Young]
Peyton Manning is doing things that I think no other quarterback in the history of the league has done at the line of scrimmage... I just think they are a team right now that's got a real chance to run the table.
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I never graduated high school; they had to change the Ivy League rules. During my tenure at Brown, I helped them become the number one Ivy League school.
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Experimental high energy physics research is a group effort. I have been very fortunate to have had outstanding students and colleagues who have made invaluable contributions to the research with which I have been associated.
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This league is getting big. We have way more 300-pound guys than ever before. That's not to say all the people in athletics who have died are 300-pound guys. There are so many different reasons.
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It's easy to kick somebody when they're down. George W. Bush has dealt with more difficult issues than any president since Franklin Roosevelt. And I've told my colleagues it's time that we go stand up for the president.
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It took a while for me to grasp that my colleagues believe I have made an impact on the history of cinema.
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I just felt all along that if I could get a certain amount of years in the league, have great years and still have my health when I walked away, that would be great.
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And the annual meetings of the League's Assembly are in effect official peace congresses binding on the participating states to an extent that most statesmen a quarter of a century ago would have regarded as utopian.
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Athletes who take to the classroom naturally or are encouraged to focus on grades should be able to do well in the classroom. I believe the reason you go to college is to get your degree. It's not a minor league or an audition for the pros.
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I'd like to help educate kids about the Major Leagues - what to anticipate, what to expect, what they'll need to do to prepare themselves.
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The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step. So we must never neglect any work of peace within our reach, however small.
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The final outcome cannot be known, either to the originator of a new theory, or to his colleagues and critics, who are bent on falsifying it. Thus, the scientific innovator may feel all the more lonely and uncertain.
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I think the Commissioner is taking the steps necessary to give the game back to the players and the fans and hopefully take the league to the next level.
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I've addressed this before, and I'll say it again: The league has to take a long, hard look at full-time officials. The officiating has been inconsistent all season long.
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I went to professional men's soccer games, the old North American soccer league at that time, and I used to be a ticket holder with my family and family friends. We would go every weekend and I thought it was great, but I just thought of it as recreation, as family fun.
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HIV infection and AIDS is growing - but so too is public apathy. We have already lost too many friends and colleagues.
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Looking back on those days and little leaguer, the Hall of Fame is not even a blinking star, but through baseball travels and moving up the ladder, that star begins to flicker.
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I'd like to ask you: what you would prefer us to do? I'd like to ask my colleagues, would any other country act differently? I think the answer is very clear. No one would act differently.
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Anyone interested in becoming a professional umpire and becoming eligible to work in the minor leagues must attend one of the two umpire schools sanctioned by Major League Baseball.
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I continue to vote against such spending increases, but sometimes I think some of my Republican colleagues forgot that we were sent here to shrink the federal government, not to grow it.
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I'm sure Putnam is right that there's been a decline in certain kinds of organizations like bowling leagues. But people participate in communities in other ways.
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At a time when the insurgents are saying that time is working against them, my Democratic colleagues are introducing a measure to set a timetable for withdrawal in Iraq that will undercut the momentum that the insurgents themselves say we have built in Iraq.
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Sooner or later you learn that you belong in the big leagues, and that makes you calm down.
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It was a presidential election year, and as a member of a consortium of Ivy League radio stations, we participated in 'network' coverage of election night.
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I am delighted to have had students, friends and colleagues in so many nations and to have learned so much of what I know from them. This Nobel Award honours them all.
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The fourth major league game I ever saw in person, I was in uniform.
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Last year, the Assembly of the League, as a result of the initiative taken by the Scandinavian nations, further limited and clarified all the provisions of the clause prescribing the duty of states to participate in sanctions.
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The people at the top of the league think they need to rein me in so I don't become another Michael Jordan, somebody they aren't able to mold and shape and make their puppet.
[ Able Another Become Jordan League Make Michael Mold Need Puppet Rein Shape Somebody Their Think Top]
The Nautilus was piercing the water with its sharp spur, after having accomplished nearly ten thousand leagues in three months and a half, a distance greater than the great circle of the earth. Where were we going now, and what was reserved for the future?
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Well, my hand never fell off, and within no time, I was bowling competitively in leagues and tournaments.
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These kids are the future of the National Football League. They're the next generation that will be playing high school football, NCAA football, and some even to the pros.
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As individuals, we will be judged in our lives by the totality of our actions. Not one thing will stand out. And I think that's how we get judged by our colleagues and that's how we get judged by the good lord.
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We must continue our fight to ensure that Federal, State, and local authorities have the resources and support necessary to combat this growing epidemic. This is a top priority for me and many of my colleagues here in Congress.
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In the past, two colleagues died each season. It was generally accepted this could happen.
[ Accepted Colleagues Could Died Each Generally Happen Past Season Two]
We used to play a lot outdoors, not in leagues, but just in our spare time.
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But I think the Champions League Final puts a massive pressure on every player and the manager, but we're enjoying the pressure and hopefully we can go there and win it.
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I find it difficult to believe that God would want us to strip the courts of their powers to interpret the laws of this land, albeit with the divergent opinions. I shudder that my colleagues do not understand the dynamics of the Federal judiciary.
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You know, when you first come up, and you get called up to the big leagues, all you want to do is just, you just want to have a career, a nice career. You want to make a living at it.
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I've never seen anything like it since. Some of the Canada Cups came close, but by then a lot of European players came and played in our league so we were more familiar with them.
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To put it better, we believe the radar gun will get you drafted, but you have to pitch to get to the big leagues. Tools will get you drafted, but you have to be able to play to get to the big leagues.
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The first condition of success for the League of Nations is, therefore, a firm understanding between the British Empire and the United States of America and France and Italy that there will be no competitive building up of fleets or armies between them.
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They have been saying for a long time that Iraq made an effort to import active uranium, and my colleague demonstrated the other day that they came to the conclusion that it was a fake document that everybody is relying upon.
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The best example of how impossible it will be for Major League Baseball to crack down on steroids is the fact that baseball and the media are still talking about the problem as "steroids."
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I cannot consent to be led three or four hundred leagues out of my route, without its being by force of arms.
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I would love to see Flip get back into the league. I think he can definitely still coach in this league. I think he will be in this league quicker than sooner.
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I am involved in minor league baseball. I go around the country speaking to troubled youths, trying to help them understand that whatever path they choose, they'll need to really pay attention to it.
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Having a college degree gave me the opportunity to be... well-rounded. Also, the people I met at the university, most of them are still my colleagues now. People I've known for years are all in the industry together.
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I'm a graduate of Princeton, and I just want to say you don't have to go to an Ivy League school to be on the Supreme Court.
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Nixon was the most dishonest individual I have ever met in my life. He lied to his wife, his family, his friends, his colleagues in the Congress, lifetime members of his own political party, the American people and the world.
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I am sorry to upset my colleagues by saying we wasted four years in opposition, but if you do get so badly defeated as a party you do have to face up to some painful facts and you do have to change.
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What is the highest secret to victory and peace? To will what God wills, and strike a league with destiny.
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Major League Baseball has always recognized the influence that our stars can have on the youth of America. As such, we are concerned that recent revelations and allegations of steroid use have been sending a terrible message to young people.
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The world's a small place and people are watching; and, you know, somebody disappears, the family knows and their colleagues know, and so eventually, these things do get out.
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Privatization of the state-owned economy is not yet on the agenda. We cannot do it immediately; my colleagues would not agree to it. But we must put all forms of ownership on an equal footing immediately and let different types of ownership compete with the state firms.
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The sublimated idealism of the Enlightenment, the spirit of the League of Nations and of the United Nations Charter have not proved strong enough to control the aggressive dynamism of nationalism.
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I suffer much less than many of my colleagues. I am perfectly able to go to Australia and film within three hours of arrival.
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Sailed this day nineteen leagues, and determined to count less than the true number, that the crew might not be dismayed if the voyage should prove long.
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Although important nuclear physics work was to go on in laboratories such as ours had become - and we had to cut down to a lower energy group - it was not fundamentally opening up new insights on the structure of matter. That required you to be in a higher league.
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I would not be bothered if we lost every game as long as we won the league.
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Most important, I have learned from my colleagues and students.
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It is a commonplace that the League of Nations is not yet-what its most enthusiastic protagonists intended it to be.
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Brooks Robinson belongs in a higher league.
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If I am confirmed, I am confident that my colleagues on the Federal Open Market Committee and I will maintain the focus on long-term price stability as monetary policy's greatest contribution to general economic prosperity and maximum employment.
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The European organisation contemplated could not oppose any ethnic group, on other continents or in Europe itself, outside of the League of Nations, any more than it could oppose the League of Nations.
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We also need people like social workers, volunteers, the Christian Industrial League, drug treatment programs to make sure you are getting them a job. That's what you have to do. Otherwise, we just keep stepping around these things.
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A scientist's aim in a discussion with his colleagues is not to persuade, but to clarify.
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I have a great advantage over many of my colleagues inasmuch as my students bring with them to class their own personal knowledge of national, regional, religious, ethnic, occupational, and family folklore traditions.
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When you stop to think about it, so many films today where we don't have that kind of contact are films about alienation. About alienated feelings. We are much more alienated from our colleagues nowadays.
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Maybe in a few months I can start to daydream if we are still top of the league. That is the main one for us.
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Over this August district work period, like many of my colleagues, I spent a lot of time with the men and women in uniform from my home State. The 196th Field Artillery Brigade just got back from a year in Afghanistan.
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What we are effectively doing, I say this to the young people of America whom my colleagues represent, is leaving our children and grandchildren the tab for fighting a war, letting them pay for the lion's share of it by simply adding it to the national debt.
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Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues.
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Most of the press is in league with government, or with the status quo.
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My attitude toward graduate students was different, I must say. I used graduate students as colleagues: I gave them the best problems to work on, and I encouraged them.
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I came into the game when I broke into the major leagues, the minimum salary was seven thousand dollars, and I'd have to go home in the wintertime and get a job.
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We worship an awesome God in the Blue States, and we don't like federal agents poking around our libraries in the Red States. We coach Little League in the Blue States and have gay friends in the Red States.
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I'm not so mean. I wouldn't ever go out to hurt anybody deliberately - unless it was, you know, important, like a league game or something.
[ Anybody Deliberately Ever Game Go Hurt Important Know League Mean Out Something Unless]
I am sure that every one of my colleagues - Democrat, Republican, and Independent - agrees with that statement. That in the voting booth, every one is equal.
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Having said that, I enjoyed every minute of my time and I got a degree of job satisfaction which I am sure was far greater than the majority of my colleagues.
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You can be the best person in the league but if you don't win championships, something's missing.
[ Best Championships League Missing Person Something Win]
In sixth grade, my basketball team made it to the league championships. In double overtime, with three seconds left, I rebounded the ball and passed it - to the wrong team! They scored at the buzzer and we lost the game. To this day, I still have nightmares!
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I just wanted to go play in the big leagues. But possibly playing for the Yankees is very special.
[ Big Go Just Leagues Play Playing Possibly Special Very Wanted Yankees]
I've been in the league 12 years. To sit on the bench and complain about the way things were, that doesn't get anything done. I don't know. I'm playing for a championship and trying to make the playoffs. My effort has never changed.
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I predict that many teams will go out of business and the size of the leagues will be greatly reduced.
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I rise today to discuss the National Intelligence Reform bill. I commend my colleagues in both Houses for their hard work in coming to an agreement. As with any conference, each voice is heard, but none can dominate and compromise must be achieved.
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I think the National League has better biorhythms in July.
[ Better July League National Think]
So I submit to my colleagues here today that hydrogen is not as far away as we think it is.
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In talking to you I feel very much more at ease than my colleagues who gave the speeches during the banquet.
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All in all, the League of Nations is not inevitably bound, as some maintain from time to time, to degenerate into an impotent appendage of first one, then another of the competing great powers.
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Like my colleagues, I did about 10 to 15 town hall meetings on this issue; and what I found is people came with a sincere interest to learn, a sincere interest to cut through the rhetoric and understand how this Medicare bill impacts them in their daily lives.
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Big league defense is going to get outs most times.
[ Big Defense Get Going League Most Outs Times]
No one country has a team that hold a monopoly on the league like Maccabi does in Israel.
[ Country Does Hold Israel League Monopoly Team]
Liverpool have won everything but never a World Championship. I am sure in the future they will once again make the effort to win the tournament. They have had good rhythm in the Premier League this season.
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Well, I wanted to play twenty years in the major leagues. I never made it twenty though. I played nineteen.
[ Leagues Made Major Never Nineteen Play Played Though Twenty Wanted Well Years]
To have the recognition of your colleagues is great. The public attention is a mixed blessing.
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I would say to my colleague that the misery index, inflation and unemployment, when added together is the lowest it has been in the last series of Presidents, even going back to Jimmy Carter. So I think the Bush administration is doing a good job.
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Let us return, however, to the League of Nations. To create an organization which is in a position to protect peace in this world of conflicting interests and egotistic wills is a frighteningly difficult task.
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I can't think of any NBA team over the last few years that lost three starters. And we replaced them basically with three guys who really haven't played in this league.
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They didn't know anything about the candidates and things of that sort. So they needed guidance. And that league was very instrumental in directing the people in the direction to go.
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As a scouting department, with the confidence we have in our player development, if a guy has the potential that we think they have and the makeup and they stay healthy, we think they will be a productive Major Leaguer. We take a lot of pride in that.
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At the beginning of the season, I set my goal to see if I can lead the league in scoring, because I feel I have that kind of ability. A lot of guys say it, but it's not really in their grasp. I feel that's really in my grasp.
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But I warn my colleagues that we will fail in our efforts to protect the homeland if we do not take additional steps to avoid a trade-off between protecting ourselves against terrorists attacks and preparing for and responding to natural disasters.
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I would love to see as many of the black players as possible in today's Major League Baseball make every effort to go to the Negro Leagues Museum and get a first-hand view of how it all started.
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The money is in a different league these days, of course, but I have special memories of the 60s and 70s which players today don't have. There wasn't the same celebrity attitude and media exposure. We had a bit more freedom.
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When you look at where team sports are going, the National Football League is turning into organized warfare.
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You never know who will win and I think that is the great thing about this league (as a player) because it gives you a lot of hope that this could be your year.
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There are only two places in the league - first place and no place.
[ First League Only Place Places Two]
With Germany herself falling, it is not strange that the nations leagued with her also went down to defeat.
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My colleagues, while it is good that the Nation is finally focused on the critical issue of securing our ports, our rhetoric and our passion about Dubai must be matched by the funding necessary to keep our ports and our citizens safe.
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Why shouldn't we pitch to Babe Ruth? We pitch to better hitters in the National League.
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I still don't know how I got to the big leagues because I wasn't that good.
[ Because Big Good Got How Know Leagues Still]
I will continue to work in Washington to oppose any efforts to expand drilling off our Coasts and to challenge my colleagues to adopt responsible energy policies.
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I have some friends, colleagues here at the Karolinska Institute and even in the United States and many other countries too, because we are working together as scientists.
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And then when I went to stay in '68, I can honestly say that I was not focused on my career and on what it took to be a major league pitcher and to be a starting pitcher.
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Courses on historical methodology are not worth the time that they take up. I shall never give one myself, and I have observed that many of my colleagues who do give such courses refrain from exemplifying their methods by writing anything.
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I'm happy with the Arena Football League right now. I'm happy in Denver.
[ Arena Denver Football Happy League Now Right]
My lord, I will tell you what the case was. I was coming up within a league of the Dutchman, and some of my men were making a mutiny about taking her, and my gunner told the people he could put the captain in a way to take the ship, and be safe.
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Every franchise of both leagues will remain in its present location.
[ Both Every Franchise Leagues Location Present Remain Will]
Sometimes you feel the emotion. You think this might be my last pre-season or my last Champions League match. But, overall, those thoughts aren't important right now. But the time will soon come.
[ Champions Come Emotion Feel Important Last League Match Might Now Overall Right Sometimes Soon Think Those Thoughts Time Will]
It is time to recognize a simple fact of life. Contrary to what some of my colleagues seem to believe, tax cuts do not pay for themselves.
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The situation was, the team I was on when I got injured went down to the lower leagues. In America, they don't have that relegation, so when the team went down to the lower region, every player has his value, and they went off and sold any player who had value.
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I'm not going to name some of my colleagues who are very well-known for their television presentation, but they wouldn't know new information or how to report a story if it came up and bit them.
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I cannot in good conscience ask my colleagues to expend precious time and energy defending or explaining my past. We need all hands on deck, fighting for the future.
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I'm reachable for people, I'm not out of their league. I'm just a normal girl.
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My colleagues have expressed confidence in my ability to articulate our conservative message and to provide new focus to our efforts in the General Assembly.
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Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.
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I know that my Republican colleagues are as ashamed as I am that the United States is forced to borrow over $1 trillion from foreign nations to pay for our national priorities like reconstruction of the gulf coast and the war in Iraq.
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When I got traded to the California Angels, I really wasn't that excited about going to the Angels because it meant changing leagues and also a whole new set of teammates. But shortly after I got there I realized that it was one of the best things that ever happened to me.
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The right wing has had a radio apparatus for years and years, so they've had minor leagues - they've had local rightwing guys who've become national rightwing guys, and who build slowly, and that's how it goes. We haven't had that. It isn't like we have a farm team.
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There is no reason why agreement on particular points should not be both possible and advantageous to the so-called neutrals and to one or more of the blocs, either existing or in the process of formation, within the League of Nations.
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When we won the league championship, all the married guys on the club had to thank their wives for putting up with all the stress and strain all season. I had to thank all the single broads in New York.
[ Broads Championship Club Guys Had League Married New Putting Season Single Strain Stress Thank Their Up Wives Won York]
I watched Gretzky, I watched Lemieux. Maybe it's the time when you're playing, but for a kid coming into the league, you play the Boston Bruins and you just watched Bobby Orr.
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I absolutely intend to return every penny given to me by my Democratic colleagues and Democratic leaders.
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Every day I went to the ballpark in Yankee Stadium as well as on the road people were on my back. The last six years in the American League were mental hell for me. I was drained of all my desire to play baseball.
[ American Back Ballpark Baseball Day Desire Drained Every Hell Last League Mental Play Road Six Stadium Well Went Were Yankee Years]
My dear colleague James Hansen, I believe, has finally gone off the deep end... The global warming 'time bomb,' 'disastrous climate changes that spiral dynamically out of humanity's control.' These are the words of an apocalyptic prophet, not a rational scientist.
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A labor strike will tear away a lot of the good things going for this league.
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In the Radiation Laboratory we count it a privilege to do everything we can to assist our medical colleagues in the application of these new tools to the problems of human suffering.
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I sort of kept my hand in writing and went to work for the Sierra Club in '52, walked the plank there in '69, founded Friends of the Earth and the League of Conservation Voters after that.
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Rather than showing themselves to be an ally to the middle class by ending the AMT or repealing it for years to come, my Republican colleagues refused to include it in today's legislation and America's middle class will surely suffer that choice greatly.
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As part of my efforts to fight identity theft, I worked with my colleagues on the Financial Services Committee to strengthen consumer protection with a reasonable notification requirement.
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It's a good feeling to see the kids try to make it, try to get to the big leagues. Everyone here has an opportunity to achieve his dream. I was lucky I was able to achieve my dream.
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Mr. President, it may surprise my colleagues, but I am no fan of federal disaster programs for agriculture. They are difficult to pass and often a disaster to implement.
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We want to add an American League pennant... and to bring the World Series to Arlington.
[ Add American Arlington Bring League Pennant Series Want World]
Minor league umpires are evaluated in their respective leagues each year and rated numerically. This enables umpires to know where they stand and helps them make prudent career decisions.
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Say this for big league baseball - it is beyond any question the greatest conversation piece ever invented in America.
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Little did we know then that CNN would become the big league.
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Mr. Speaker, for the last 5 years I have been working with a bipartisan group of my colleagues to make it illegal to continue the barbaric practice of game bird and illegal dog fighting.
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I am convinced that I do not want to give up more power to the White House, whether it's George Bush or Barack Obama. And I'm going to fight as hard as I can against President Obama on these earmarks and my Republican colleagues who hate to vote for them, but love to get them.
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This ship was a league from us, and some of the men would have taken her, and I would not consent to it, and this Moore said I always hindered them making their fortunes. Was that not the reason I struck him? Was there a mutiny on board?
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Kids should practice autographing baseballs. This is a skill that's often overlooked in Little League.
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One works in one's laboratory - one's chaotic laboratory - with students and colleagues, doing what one most wants to do - then all this happens! It is overwhelming.
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I will work with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to preserve the Social Security promise that provides secure retirement benefits for all, especially those who are most at risk such as widows, orphans, and people with disabilities when the need arises.
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If anyone wants to know why three kids in one family made it to the big leagues they just had to know how we helped each other and how much we practiced back then. We did it every minute we could.
[ Anyone Back Big Could Did Each Every Family Had Helped How Just Kids Know Leagues Made Minute Much Other Practiced Then Three Wants Why]
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.
[ Americans Anywhere California Central Colleague Community Concentrations Large Largest Represent States United]
The National League was born the following year, as an attempt to exert the control of capital over labor.
[ Attempt Born Capital Control Exert Following Labor League National Over Year]
We had a strong relationship with Walter Brown, and felt that he was the best owner in the league.
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