Quotations that match 'michigan'.

Michigan is two radically different places - the North and the South which makes for good drama and contrast. Jim Harrison
[ Contrast Different Drama Good Makes Michigan North Places Radically South Two Which]
I grew up in Michigan, in a very small town, Centreville. In my graduating class, I had like 92 people. Verne Troyer
[ Class Graduating Grew Had Michigan Small Town Up Very]
My wife and I now live in the summers in northern Michigan in an environment which is wonderfully conducive to research, and where most of my work in the last 15 years has been done. Douglass North
[ Been Conducive Done Environment Last Live Michigan Most Northern Now Research Summers Where Which Wife Wonderfully Work Years]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher. Marta Kristen
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
There is a gentleness in Michigan that you just can't replicate. Jennifer Granholm
[ Gentleness Just Michigan Replicate]
That's one of the most exciting things about Michigan's future. We need to, we must capitalize on our alternative-energy vehicles that we can produce right here. Jennifer Granholm
[ Capitalize Exciting Future Here Michigan Most Must Need Our Produce Right Things Vehicles]
I think we've got outstanding teaching in Michigan classrooms. John Engler
[ Classrooms Got Michigan Outstanding Teaching Think]
We need to continue to make the case that Michigan is where you ought to be. Jennifer Granholm
[ Case Continue Make Michigan Need Ought Where]
As a Michigan senator, I feel a special responsibility to protect the Great Lakes. They are not only a source of clean drinking water for more than 30 million people but are also an integral part of Michigan's heritage and its economy. Debbie Stabenow
[ Also Clean Drinking Economy Feel Great Heritage Integral Lakes Michigan Million More Only Part Protect Responsibility Senator Source Special Than Water]
God blessed me by putting me here for thirty-one years at Michigan and Trumbull. Ernie Harwell
[ Blessed God Here Michigan Putting Years]
Michigan is also the only industrial state that has a AAA credit rating. John Engler
[ Also Credit Industrial Michigan Only Rating State]
Exercise is really important to me - it's therapeutic. So if I'm ever feeling tense or stressed or like I'm about to have a meltdown, I'll put on my iPod and head to the gym or out on a bike ride along Lake Michigan with the girls. Michelle Obama
[ Along Bike Ever Exercise Feeling Girls Gym Head Important Ipod Lake Michigan Out Put Really Ride Stressed Tense Therapeutic]
With Michigan's economic future on the line, we can't afford to have our 500 local school districts marching in different directions. Instead, we need a high standards, mandatory curriculum to get all our students on the road to higher education and a good paying job. Jennifer Granholm
[ Afford Curriculum Different Directions Districts Economic Education Future Get Good High Higher Instead Job Line Local Mandatory Marching Michigan Need Our Paying Road School Standards Students]
I graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in Communications and left formal education behind. Sarah Zettel
[ Ba Behind Communications Education Formal Graduated Left Michigan University]
Whether or not we can save Lake Michigan, whether or not we can avoid a breakdown in our criminal justice system are more important than whether or not I'm going to be governor. Bill Scott
[ Avoid Breakdown Criminal Going Governor Important Justice Lake Michigan More Our Save System Than Whether]
It was 1967, and the hippie thing was happening. I got into experimenting with drugs while I was in college in Michigan. Glenn Frey
[ College Experimenting Got Happening Hippie Into Michigan Thing While]
You'd never think of taking a cab if you had to walk a mile down Chicago's Michigan Avenue. But in a bad city you take a cab just to go around the corner. Helmut Jahn
[ Around Avenue Bad Cab Chicago City Corner Down Go Had Just Michigan Mile Never Take Taking Think Walk]
All 50 states had the same national economy. And on virtually any measurement you wish to look at, Michigan has moved up and improved against the others. John Engler
[ Against Any Economy Had Improved Look Measurement Michigan Moved National Others Same States Up Virtually Wish]
I'm actually forced to write about Michigan because as a native of that state it's the place I know best. Jim Harrison
[ Actually Because Best Forced Know Michigan Native Place State Write]
The Clean Michigan Initiative has been and continues to be a success. John Engler
[ Been Clean Continues Initiative Michigan Success]
So by the time I got to Michigan I was a stutterer. I couldn't talk. So my first year of school was my first mute year and then those mute years continued until I got to high school. James Earl Jones
[ Continued First Got High Michigan Mute School Talk Then Those Time Until Year Years]
My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic - and I think psychotic - way to face racism. So she taught us to be racist, which is something I had to undo later when I got to Michigan, you know. James Earl Jones
[ Began Face Got Grandmother Had Her Know Later Michigan Neurotic Own Prepare Psychotic Racism She Something Taught Think Though Undo Us Way Which]
For most of the 20th century, we didn't just enjoy economic success in Michigan, we defined it. Our innovators and entrepreneurs created the world's most productive companies, and our unions made sure that productivity led to broad middle class prosperity. Jennifer M. Granholm
[ Broad Century Class Companies Created Defined Economic Enjoy Entrepreneurs Innovators Just Led Made Michigan Middle Most Our Productive Productivity Prosperity Success Sure Unions World]
The current Michigan Constitution was written in 1961 and '62. John Engler
[ Constitution Current Michigan Written]
I understand that NASA reported that there's new evidence of water on Mars. I'm here to report that we still don't have any evidence of affordable gasoline in Michigan. David Bonior
[ Affordable Any Evidence Gasoline Here Mars Michigan Nasa New Report Reported Still Understand Water]
By these purchases the Indian title, with moderate reservations, has been extinguished to the whole of the land within the limits of the State of Ohio, and to a part of that in the Michigan Territory and of the State of Indiana. James Monroe
[ Been Extinguished Indian Indiana Land Limits Michigan Moderate Ohio Part Purchases Reservations State Territory These Title Whole Within]
California is beautiful to look at, but you can't be a part of it like you can in Michigan. Jennifer Granholm
[ Beautiful California Look Michigan Part]
But most of all, I'm a part of you people out there who have listened to me, because especially you people in Michigan, you Tiger fans, you've given me so much warmth, so much affection and so much love. Ernie Harwell
[ Affection Because Especially Fans Given Listened Love Michigan Most Much Out Part Tiger Warmth]
Neither the University of Michigan nor its law school uses a quota system. Adam Schiff
[ Law Michigan Neither Nor Quota School System University Uses]
Given the professionalism of Michigan teachers, I think they're not teaching because of the financial rewards. John Engler
[ Because Financial Given Michigan Professionalism Rewards Teachers Teaching Think]
I am so proud of Michigan's citizens for the kindness and generosity they have shown in assisting in this endeavor. It is truly heartwarming to see the compassion shown for those in need. Jennifer Granholm
[ Am Assisting Citizens Compassion Endeavor Generosity Heartwarming Kindness Michigan Need Proud See Shown Those Truly]
I see more genuine sociability between the races in Mississippi than I see in Michigan. No question. Jim Harrison
[ Between Genuine Michigan Mississippi More Question Races See Than]
Our great history has been that people came to Michigan because you didn't have to have a college degree to get a good-paying job. Consequently, we have got a larger number of our population that right now are facing outsourcing, et cetera, without higher or advanced degrees. Jennifer M. Granholm
[ Advanced Because Been Came Cetera College Consequently Degree Degrees Et Facing Get Good-Paying Got Great Higher History Job Larger Michigan Now Number Our Outsourcing Population Right Without]