Quotations that match 'longest'.

Because the truth is, today's immigrants, as they have for generation after generation, work the longest hours at the hardest jobs for the lowest pay, jobs that are just about impossible to fill. Luis Gutierrez
[ After Because Fill Generation Hardest Hours Immigrants Impossible Jobs Just Longest Lowest Pay Today Truth Work]
Rag paper, containing hemp fiber, is the highest quality and longest lasting paper ever made. It can be torn when wet, but returns to its full strength when dry. Jack Herer
[ Containing Dry Ever Fiber Full Hemp Highest Lasting Longest Made Paper Quality Returns Strength Torn Wet]
It's the job that's never started takes longest to finish. J. R. R. Tolkien
[ Finish Job Longest Never Started Takes]
The longest absence is less perilous to love than the terrible trials of incessant proximity. Edna St. Vincent Millay
[ Absence Incessant Less Longest Love Perilous Proximity Terrible Than Trials]
In this life he laughs longest who laughs last. John Masefield
[ Last Laughs Life Longest]
Time is the longest distance between two places. Tennessee Williams Time
[ Between Distance Longest Places Time Two]
Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; men love in haste but they detest at leisure. George Byron
[ Detest Far Haste Hatred Leisure Longest Love Men Now Pleasure]
Death the last voyage, the longest, and the best. Tom Wolfe
[ Best Death Last Longest Voyage]
Working-class Americans have waited too long, close to a decade in fact, for an increase in the minimum wage. This has been the second longest period without a pay raise since the Federal minimum wage law was first enacted in 1938. Bill Pascrell
[ Americans Been Close Decade Enacted Fact Federal First Increase Law Long Longest Minimum Pay Period Raise Second Since Too Wage Waited Without Working-Class Working-Class]
The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way. Samuel Butler
[ Amount Best Go Liar Longest Lying Makes Smallest Way]
"I am" is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that "I do" is the longest sentence? George Carlin
[ Am Could English Language Longest Reportedly Sentence Shortest]
Nature uses only the longest threads to weave her patterns, so that each small piece of her fabric reveals the organization of the entire tapestry. Richard P. Feynman
[ Each Entire Fabric Her Longest Nature Only Organization Patterns Piece Reveals Small Tapestry Threads Uses Weave]
The greatest legacy is that which benefits the widest number of people for the longest period without limit to value. No one but the Prophet Muhammad was given that role as the seal of God's message. Cat Stevens
[ Benefits Given God Greatest Legacy Limit Longest Message Muhammad Number Period Prophet Role Seal Value Which Widest Without]
For the longest time, I thought I was a boy. I really did. I wore boys' clothes, played tag football. Eliza Dushku
[ Boy Boys Clothes Did Football Longest Played Really Tag Thought Time Wore]
The reason why I've been keeping private for the longest time ever here, I've always wanted to protect my wife's privacy. I don't like - I didn't want to put her picture all over the news. I just wanted to keep her private. Michael Schiavo
[ Always Been Ever Her Here Just Keep Keeping Longest News Over Picture Privacy Private Protect Put Reason Time Want Wanted Why Wife]
The Labour Party's election manifesto is the longest suicide note in history. Greg Knight
[ Election History Labour Longest Manifesto Note Party Suicide]
People take the longest possible paths, digress to numerous dead ends, and make all kinds of mistakes. Then historians come along and write summaries of this messy, nonlinear process and make it appear like a simple, straight line. Dean Kamen
[ Along Appear Come Dead Ends Historians Kinds Line Longest Make Messy Mistakes Nonlinear Numerous Paths Possible Process Simple Straight Take Then Write]
Floor exercise, the longest you run is two or three steps. In the vault, it's not a whole lot more than that. Shannon Miller
[ Exercise Floor Longest Lot More Run Steps Than Three Two Vault Whole]
The longest journey is the journey inwards. Of him who has chosen his destiny, Who has started upon his quest for the source of his being. Dag Hammarskjold
[ Being Chosen Destiny Him His Inwards Journey Longest Quest Source Started Upon]
Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home. James Joyce
[ Escaping Home Into Longest Round Run Shortest Think Way Yourself]
With Zeppelin, I tried to play something different every night in my solos. I'd play for 20 minutes but the longest ever was 30 minutes. It's a long time, but whenI was playing it seemed to fly by. John Bonham
[ Different Ever Every Fly Long Longest Minutes Night Play Playing Seemed Solos Something Time Tried Zeppelin]
In the early 1930s, flying from England to Australia was the longest flight in the world. It was considered extremely dangerous and hazardous, pushing pilots to the limits of mechanical skills and human endurance. Aviation was young. Mary Garden
[ Australia Aviation Considered Dangerous Early Endurance England Extremely Flight Flying Hazardous Human Limits Longest Mechanical Pilots Pushing Skills World Young]
The reason I love comics more than anything else is that the longest story will be just a few pages. With a novel, it takes so many pages to get to one thing happening. Sergio Aragones
[ Anything Comics Else Few Get Happening Just Longest Love Many More Novel Pages Reason Story Takes Than Thing Will]
The record was only released in the UK, and then when the idea for the remixed album came about, which was an idea that I've had for the longest time, I said this would be great song to remix as well, and so we did it. Deborah Cox
[ Album Came Did Great Had Idea Longest Only Record Released Remix Remixed Said Song Then Time Uk Well Which Would]
I call it small government, grass-roots activism: The Tea Party activists are a part of it, FreedomWorks is part of it. FreedomWorks is the longest-standing, most active organization within this movement. Dick Armey
[ Active Activism Activists Call Government Most Movement Organization Part Party Small Tea Within]
The Roman jurisprudence has the longest known history of any set of human institutions. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Any History Human Institutions Jurisprudence Known Longest Roman Set]
We tried our best for the longest time to negotiate a peaceful resolution to the matter, and at each step, we were thwarted by those that said, No, we will not turn the boy over to his father. Janet Reno
[ Best Boy Each Father His Longest Matter Negotiate Our Over Peaceful Resolution Said Step Those Thwarted Time Tried Turn Were Will]
You know, Lisa, for the longest time, did not sing. Priscilla Presley
[ Did Know Lisa Longest Sing Time]
It really lasted the whole game, because I was really untouchable, unstoppable that game. But it was heightened on one particular play, and that was the longest run where everything completely slowed down. My awareness was so keen, it was so heightened, it was really amazing. Marcus Allen
[ Amazing Awareness Because Completely Down Everything Game Heightened Keen Lasted Longest Particular Play Really Run Slowed Unstoppable Untouchable Where Whole]
America forms the longest and straightest bone in the earth's skeleton. Ellsworth Huntington
[ America Bone Earth Forms Longest Skeleton]
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Lasts Longest Love Never Returned]
I'm desperate to work again. I've often had those periods, but two years was the longest. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Again Desperate Had Longest Often Periods Those Two Work Years]
Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Bear Burden Fitted Great Joys Last Longest Pleasures Tranquil]
I think my biggest break though came probably on Patriot Games because it was the biggest, longest second unit up to that point. It was like five months of shooting and a huge crew. David R. Ellis
[ Because Biggest Break Came Crew Five Games Huge Longest Months Patriot Point Probably Second Shooting Think Though Unit Up]
Since creation of the E.U. a half century ago, Europe has enjoyed the longest period of peace in its history. John Bruton
[ Ago Century Creation Enjoyed Europe Half History Longest Peace Period Since]
The longest sword, the strongest lungs, the most voices, are false measures of truth. Benjamin Whichcote
[ False Longest Lungs Measures Most Strongest Sword Truth Voices]
Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life. Robert Southey
[ First Half Life Live Long Longest May Twenty Years Your]
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]
We're a crazy country about sports, but for the longest time, only followed our own sports. Claudio Reyna
[ Country Crazy Followed Longest Only Our Own Sports Time]
America has the longest prison sentences in the West, yet the only condition long sentences demonstrably cure is heterosexuality. Bruce Jackson
[ America Condition Cure Demonstrably Heterosexuality Long Longest Only Prison Sentences West Yet]
Jokes are better than war. Even the most aggressive jokes are better than the least aggressive wars. Even the longest jokes are better than the shortest wars. George Mikes
[ Aggressive Better Even Jokes Least Longest Most Shortest Than War Wars]
In gymnastics, the longest routine you do is a minute and a half, and that's pretty tough to get through. Shannon Miller
[ Get Gymnastics Half Longest Minute Pretty Routine Through Tough]
Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest. Henry Van Dyke
[ Best Lives Longest Love Thing World]
For time is the longest distance between two places. Tennessee Williams
[ Between Distance Longest Places Time Two]
I was with PolyGram; that was the big label that I was with for the longest, like 12 years. Roy Ayers
[ Big Label Longest Years]
I fear we have shot our bolt - but we have been to Pole and done the longest journey on record. Robert Falcon Scott
[ Been Bolt Done Fear Journey Longest Our Pole Record Shot]
I take the longest to get ready of anyone. I've been going in two hours before the show every performance. Rue McClanahan
[ Anyone Been Before Every Get Going Hours Longest Performance Ready Show Take Two]
Our party for the longest time has relied on the votes of white guys. I think that all of these candidates are going to improve our party, our policies, and our nation. Ken Mehlman
[ Candidates Going Guys Improve Longest Nation Our Party Policies Relied These Think Time Votes White]
Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy. The last term of the school-year is made of decades, not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium. Booth Tarkington
[ Boy Boyhood Decades Last Life Living Longest Made Millennium Term Them Through Time Waiting Weeks]
I've gone from being one of the youngest governors to now the longest consecutive serving governor in the country. John Engler
[ Being Consecutive Country Gone Governor Governors Longest Now Serving Youngest]
The companies that survive longest are the one's that work out what they uniquely can give to the world not just growth or money but their excellence, their respect for others, or their ability to make people happy. Some call those things a soul. Charles Handy
[ Ability Call Companies Excellence Give Growth Happy Just Longest Make Money Others Out Respect Some Soul Survive Their Things Those Uniquely Work World]
I had about the biggest, longest wish list anyone could have, and 99 percent of what I wanted to get on the screen we got on the screen within our schedule and within our budget and within our resources. Brad Bird
[ Anyone Biggest Budget Could Get Got Had List Longest Our Percent Resources Schedule Screen Wanted Wish Within]
The great advantage of being a writer is that you can spy on people. You're there, listening to every word, but part of you is observing. Everything is useful to a writer, you see - every scrap, even the longest and most boring of luncheon parties. Graham Greene
[ Advantage Being Boring Even Every Everything Great Listening Longest Luncheon Most Observing Part Parties Scrap See Spy Useful Word Writer]
The mind is like a sheet of white paper in this, that the impressions it receives the oftenest, and retains the longest, are black ones. Julius Charles Hare
[ Black Impressions Longest Mind Ones Paper Receives Retains Sheet White]
Space Mountain may be the oldest ride in the park, but it has the longest line. Ric Flair
[ Line Longest May Mountain Oldest Park Ride Space]