Quotations that match 'proposal'.

My agent and I put out my proposal one Thursday afternoon in August, 1998. Publishers started bidding immediately, and that process progressed for a few days. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Afternoon Agent August Bidding Days Few Immediately Out Process Progressed Proposal Publishers Put Started Thursday]
You can be sure that I will always consider how changes to Social Security will impact people with disabilities when considering the various proposals offered for reform. Steve Israel
[ Always Changes Consider Considering Disabilities How Impact Offered Proposals Reform Security Social Sure Various Will]
Let me go to Clinton's new proposal: to have uniforms in public schools. And people are doing that. How come they're doing that? Dress codes! I find that abhorrent. Russell Means
[ Abhorrent Clinton Codes Come Doing Dress Find Go How New Proposal Public Schools Uniforms]
Government proposes, bureaucracy disposes. And the bureaucracy must dispose of government proposals by dumping them on us. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Bureaucracy Dispose Disposes Dumping Government Must Proposals Proposes Them Us]
I spent as much time writing proposals in '98 and '99 as I did writing scripts. Mark Millar
[ Did Much Proposals Scripts Spent Time Writing]
Let not our proposal be disregarded on the score of our youth. Virgil
[ Disregarded Our Proposal Score Youth]
In light of these facts Republicans have put forth a variety of proposals to make Social Security remain solvent for future generations. But up to this point, Democrats have chosen to oppose our good faith efforts and insist that indeed there is no problem. John Doolittle
[ Chosen Democrats Efforts Facts Faith Forth Future Generations Good Indeed Insist Light Make Oppose Our Point Problem Proposals Put Remain Republicans Security Social Solvent These Up Variety]
The Democrats have no actual policy proposals of their own unless constant carping counts as a policy. Ann Coulter
[ Actual Constant Counts Democrats Own Policy Proposals Their Unless]
Time and again these governments have rejected proposals today - and longed for them tomorrow. Abba Eban
[ Again Governments Longed Proposals Rejected Them These Time Today Tomorrow]
The real technical problems came because people working on the project didn't really follow my proposal at all, but set out to do other things instead of making a laser. Gordon Gould
[ Because Came Follow Instead Laser Making Other Out Problems Project Proposal Real Really Set Technical Things Working]
Yes, the marriage proposal was shot. Michael excluded the dialogue from the final edit. Madeleine Stowe
[ Dialogue Edit Excluded Final Marriage Michael Proposal Shot Yes]
Controversial proposals, once accepted, soon become hallowed. Dean Acheson
[ Accepted Become Controversial Hallowed Once Proposals Soon]
From the material point of view the proposal is unacceptable, for France, without further territory in Europe being taken from her, could be so crushed as to lose her position as a Great Power, and become subordinate to German policy. Edward Grey
[ Become Being Could Crushed Europe France Further German Great Her Lose Material Point Policy Position Power Proposal Subordinate Taken Territory Unacceptable View Without]
With these kinds of proposals, the devil is in the details. We're going to examine this realignment closely. We will fight any measure that compromises our needs - now or in the future. John B. Larson
[ Any Closely Compromises Details Devil Examine Fight Future Going Kinds Measure Needs Now Our Proposals These Will]
I think Bush's immigration proposal is treason and he should be impeached. Peter Brimelow
[ Bush Immigration Impeached Proposal Should Think Treason]
As of now, string theorists have no explanation of why there are three large dimensions as well as time, and the other dimensions are microscopic. Proposals about that have been all over the map. Edward Witten
[ Been Dimensions Explanation Large Map Microscopic Now Other Over Proposals String Theorists Three Time Well Why]
I opposed the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996. It should be repealed and I will vote for its repeal on the Senate floor. I will also oppose any proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution to ban gays and lesbians from marrying. Barack Obama
[ Act Also Amend Any Ban Constitution Defense Floor Gays Lesbians Marriage Marrying Oppose Opposed Proposal Repeal Repealed Senate Should Vote Will]
It is no secret that those of us in the Northwest believe the Administration's proposal to drive up the cost of electricity in our region is not only misguided, but also will not achieve the intended goal of raising money for the treasury. Greg Walden
[ Achieve Administration Also Believe Cost Drive Electricity Goal Intended Misguided Money Northwest Only Our Proposal Raising Region Secret Those Treasury Up Us Will]
I have just come from the castle, where I have seen the president of the republic, and I can tell you that he has accepted all of my proposals without making any changes. Klement Gottwald
[ Accepted Any Castle Changes Come Just Making President Proposals Republic Seen Tell Where Without]
But the fact is, it's illegal for the Administration to spend North west taxpayers' money to develop this rate hike proposal, just so it can turn around and raise their energy rates. Maria Cantwell
[ Administration Around Develop Energy Fact Hike Illegal Just Money North Proposal Raise Rate Rates Spend Taxpayers Their Turn West]
So I think it's important to communicate with the people in terms of what the real facts are on these proposals and try to have a discussion and a dialogue that gives people information. I think they're hungry for that rather than just political rhetoric. John Podesta
[ Communicate Dialogue Discussion Facts Gives Hungry Important Information Just Political Proposals Rather Real Rhetoric Terms Than These Think Try]
My proposal now is to test a vaccine first on people who have been infected, and if you show some efficacy at this level, you might be able to go further to study uninfected people in a population with a high rate of infection. Luc Montagnier
[ Able Been Efficacy First Further Go High Infected Infection Level Might Now Population Proposal Rate Show Some Study Test Vaccine]
As the Pentagon makes plans for the largest troop rotation since World War II, I will work with the Armed Services Committee to help make this proposal a reality. Mike Rogers
[ Armed Committee Help Ii Largest Make Makes Pentagon Plans Proposal Reality Rotation Services Since Troop War Will Work World]
I have strongly rejected the proposal to pardon and transfer her to the United States. I do not have the legal power to pardon terrorists and even if I did, I would not use it. Alberto Fujimori
[ Did Even Her Legal Pardon Power Proposal Rejected States Strongly Terrorists Transfer United Use Would]
To reduce deficit spending and our enormous debt, you reign in spending. You cut the budget. You don't take more from the private sector and grow government with it. And that's exactly what Obama has in mind with this expiration of Bush tax cuts proposal of his. Sarah Palin
[ Budget Bush Cut Cuts Debt Deficit Enormous Exactly Government Grow His Mind More Obama Obama Our Private Proposal Reduce Reign Sector Spending Take Tax]
Yet another proposal would have us rocket the waste into the sun, but, as you're probably aware, about one in ten of our space shots doesn't quite make it out of the earth's gravitational field. David R. Brower
[ Another Aware Earth Field Gravitational Into Make Our Out Probably Proposal Quite Rocket Shots Space Sun Ten Us Waste Would Yet]
In 2003, this House voted to kill a Democratic amendment to add $250 million for port security grants; then again, in 2005, against a Democratic proposal calling for an additional $400 million in funding for port security. Russ Carnahan
[ Add Additional Again Against Amendment Calling Democratic Funding Grants House Kill Million Port Proposal Security Then Voted]
I spoke to my agent and learned that a Hollywood scout had seen my proposal in one of the publishing houses, and had faxed it to Hollywood, where it was generating a lot of interest. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Agent Generating Had Hollywood Houses Interest Learned Lot Proposal Publishing Scout Seen Spoke Where]
I was starstruck and completely confused; making a film of this story hadn't even occurred to me, and I hadn't written a single line of the book yet. I had no idea how this man knew anything about my book proposal. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Anything Book Completely Confused Even Film Had Hadn How Idea Knew Line Making Man Occurred Proposal Single Story Written Yet]
Small businesses drive this economy and it is unacceptable that the President's budget proposal does not give them the tools they need to be successful. Solomon Ortiz
[ Budget Businesses Does Drive Economy Give Need President Proposal Small Successful Them Tools Unacceptable]
I really detest movies like Indecent Proposal and Pretty Woman because they send a message to women that sleeping with a rich man is the ultimate goal and really that's such a small part of it. Laura Kightlinger
[ Because Detest Goal Indecent Man Message Movies Part Pretty Proposal Really Rich Send Sleeping Small Such Ultimate Woman Women]
It is estimated that raising the retirement age to 70 would cut the shortfall by about 36%. But this proposal has some drawbacks. Women and men who have worked jobs that require manual labor all of their lives may not physically be able to do work until they are 70 years old. Steve Israel
[ Able Age Cut Drawbacks Estimated Jobs Labor Lives Manual May Men Old Physically Proposal Raising Require Retirement Some Their Until Women Work Worked Would Years]
Proposals to forbid golf courses have about the same motivations as proposals to forbid skate boarding, although the rationalizations are different. John McCarthy
[ Although Boarding Courses Different Forbid Golf Motivations Proposals Rationalizations Same Skate]
The fine print in the President's Social Security proposal is that all present and future workers under age 55 will have their promised retirement benefits cut. Mark Dayton
[ Age Benefits Cut Fine Future Present President Print Promised Proposal Retirement Security Social Their Under Will Workers]
I would point out that Japan's proposal at the Versailles Peace Conference on the principle of racial equality was rejected by delegates such as those from Britain and the United States. Hideki Tojo
[ Britain Conference Delegates Equality Japan Out Peace Point Principle Proposal Racial Rejected States Such Those United Versailles Would]
I do not personally agree with some of the positions that Mr. Gonzales has advocated, but that should come as no surprise, because I do not agree with many of the proposals made by the man who nominated him, President Bush. Daniel Inouye
[ Advocated Agree Because Bush Come Gonzales Him Made Man Many Mr Nominated Personally Positions President Proposals Should Some Surprise]
That doesn't necessarily mean they have to have an explicit proposal that they put forward that all Democrats sign up to, but I think they need to throw some ideas out that, at least directionally, point the way forward. John Podesta
[ Democrats Explicit Forward Ideas Least Mean Necessarily Need Out Point Proposal Put Sign Some Think Throw Up Way]
I refused David Letterman's proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking. Teri Garr
[ Asking David Letterman Marriage Obvious Proposal Reasons Refused Thanks]
Because of their low earnings and family obligations, Latinas would not be putting much money into private investment accounts. An average Latina could wind up losing thousands of dollars under this proposal. Grace Napolitano
[ Accounts Average Because Could Dollars Earnings Family Into Investment Latina Latinas Losing Low Money Much Obligations Private Proposal Putting Their Thousands Under Up Wind Would]
I know of no serious proposals that would change the way Social Security operates for today's seniors. Mac Thornberry
[ Change Know Operates Proposals Security Seniors Serious Social Today Way Would]
The other part of our proposal that gets the 'dittoheads' upset is our suggestion that the commercial radio station owners either play by the rules or pay. In other words, if they don't want to be subject to local criticism of how they are meeting their license obligations, they should pay to support public broadcasters who will operate on behalf of the local community. Mark Lloyd
[ Behalf Broadcasters Commercial Community Criticism Either Gets How License Local Meeting Obligations Operate Other Our Owners Part Pay Play Proposal Public Radio Rules Should Station Subject Suggestion Support Their Upset Wan]
Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of. Andy Rooney
[ Approve Behind Bush Helping Important Kind Leave Person President Proposals Rich Tax Taxes Voters Were Wish]
But the leaders of the OIC could not even accept Mahathir's proposal, yet they talk about respect and honour. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Accept Could Even Honour Leaders Proposal Respect Talk Yet]
What I am proposing this year are not lofty concepts far removed form the daily struggle so of ordinary Georgians. They are proposals that directly effect the lives of the people we serve. Roy Barnes
[ Am Concepts Daily Directly Effect Far Form Georgians Lives Lofty Ordinary Proposals Proposing Removed Serve Struggle Year]
In the Armed Services Committee, we endeavored to put forth proposals that would help alleviate some of that stress, both for the troops and for their families. John M. McHugh
[ Alleviate Armed Both Committee Endeavored Families Forth Help Proposals Put Services Some Stress Their Troops Would]
The president's budget proposals have neglected water infrastructure. Sue Kelly
[ Budget Infrastructure Neglected President Proposals Water]
In the nineteenth century, many Anglican theologians, both evangelical and catholic, embraced positively the proposal of evolution. Arthur Peacocke
[ Anglican Both Catholic Century Embraced Evangelical Evolution Many Nineteenth Positively Proposal Theologians]
My proposal to re-establish diplomatic relations - not necessarily friendly relations, but diplomatic relations - is a sensible, simple, and straightforward approach that will finally get us off dead center. Cyrus Vance
[ Approach Center Dead Diplomatic Finally Friendly Get Necessarily Off Proposal Relations Sensible Simple Straightforward Us Will]
Is this a proposal? I'm married now, you know. Rod Steiger
[ Know Married Now Proposal]
I've had two proposals since I've been a widow. I am a wonderful catch, you know. I have a lot of money. Ruth Rendell Marriage
[ Am Been Catch Had Know Lot Money Proposals Since Two Widow Wonderful]
President Bush's proposal to focus our resources on sending humans to Mars is intriguing, but it is not the most compelling reason that Americans ought to focus our interest on the Red Planet. Jay Inslee
[ Americans Bush Compelling Focus Humans Interest Intriguing Mars Most Ought Our Planet President Proposal Reason Red Resources Sending]
Just this week, my husband proposed a plan for schools and libraries to develop their own plans to keep children from finding indecent material on the Internet as an alternative to a Congressional proposal that would require a federally mandated solution. Tipper Gore
[ Alternative Children Congressional Develop Federally Finding Husband Indecent Internet Just Keep Libraries Mandated Material Own Plan Plans Proposal Proposed Require Schools Solution Their Week Would]
It's nice to know you have support. Last night I got a marriage proposal. I just laughed. Carrie Underwood
[ Got Just Know Last Laughed Marriage Nice Night Proposal Support]
Sadly, the President's budget proposal for the upcoming year once again puts cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans over addressing our country's severe fiscal problems. Carl Levin
[ Addressing Again Americans Budget Country Cutting Fiscal Once Our Over President Problems Proposal Puts Sadly Severe Taxes Upcoming Wealthiest Year]
So far as the advocates of a constructed international language are concerned, it is rather to be wondered at how much in common their proposals actually have, both in vocabulary and in general spirit of procedure. Edward Sapir
[ Actually Advocates Both Common Concerned Constructed Far General How International Language Much Procedure Proposals Rather Spirit Their Vocabulary Wondered]
But I felt all the more bound to make this proposal, because it at once turns to a reproach. Ferdinand Lassalle
[ Because Bound Felt Make More Once Proposal Reproach Turns]
We've got this proposal which has been languishing in the legislature, the Water Legacy Act, which is derived from a Republican task force on protecting the Great Lakes. Yet nothing has been done on it. Jennifer Granholm
[ Act Been Derived Done Force Got Great Lakes Legacy Legislature Nothing Proposal Protecting Republican Task Water Which Yet]
We are still waiting for the president to introduce a concrete plan. He has just hinted at what he is thinking about doing, but no one has seen a proposal. Grace Napolitano
[ Concrete Doing Introduce Just Plan President Proposal Seen Still Thinking Waiting]