Quotations that match 'purchase'.

The white man's happiness cannot be purchased by the black man's misery. Frederick Douglass
[ Black Cannot Happiness Man Misery Purchased White]
We have learned that peace and well-being are indivisible and that our peace and well-being cannot be purchased at the price of peace or the well-being of any other country. James F. Byrnes
[ Any Cannot Country Indivisible Learned Other Our Peace Price Purchased Well-Being]
Obviously we're a consumer nation and you have the power to influence these big corporations who are running the world right now through what you chose to, or not to, purchase. Daryl Hannah
[ Big Chose Consumer Corporations Influence Nation Now Obviously Power Purchase Right Running These Through World]
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none. Charles Dickens
[ Civility Extended Money None Purchase Rarely Those Which Will]
Although most products will soon be too costly to purchase, there will be a thriving market in the sale of books on how to fix them. Norman Ralph Augustine
[ Although Books Costly Fix How Market Most Products Purchase Sale Soon Them Thriving Too Will]
If a rich person invests in a business, either directly or through stock purchases, it means business can grow and hire more people. Terry Savage
[ Business Directly Either Grow Hire Invests Means More Person Purchases Rich Stock Through]
If a man will make a purchase of a chance he must abide by the consequences. Richard Richards
[ Abide Chance Consequences Make Man Must Purchase Will]
We all live on the same planet, it is our only home, so... we used to rotate crops back in the day and, you know, who cares if you're going to make a profit if everybody's too dead or glowing in the dark to be able to purchase anything. Michael Berryman
[ Able Anything Back Cares Crops Dark Day Dead Everybody Glowing Going Home Know Live Make Only Our Planet Profit Purchase Rotate Same Too Used]
When we acquired California and New- Mexico this party, scorning all compromises and all concessions, demanded that slavery should be forever excluded from them, and all other acquisitions of the Republic, either by purchase or conquest, forever. Robert Toombs
[ Acquired Acquisitions California Compromises Concessions Conquest Demanded Either Excluded Forever Mexico Other Party Purchase Republic Should Slavery Them]
We need to increase access to health insurance through Health Savings Accounts and high deductible policies, so individuals and families can purchase the insurance that's best for them and meets their specific needs. Michael Steele
[ Access Accounts Best Families Health High Increase Individuals Insurance Meets Need Needs Policies Purchase Savings Specific Their Them Through]
Be careful in dealing with a man who cares nothing for comfort or promotion, but is simply determined to do what he believes to be right. He is a dangerous uncomfortable enemy, because his body, which you can always conquer, gives you little purchase upon his soul. Gilbert Murray
[ Always Because Believes Body Careful Cares Comfort Conquer Dangerous Dealing Determined Enemy Gives His Little Man Nothing Promotion Purchase Right Simply Soul Uncomfortable Upon Which]
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Also Appropriation Books Buy Buying Contents Could Good Mistaken Purchase Read Rule Their Them Thing Time Would]
When goods are exchanged between countries, they must be paid for by commodities or gold. They cannot be paid for by the notes, certificates, and checks of the purchaser's country, since these are of value only in the country of issue. Carroll Quigley
[ Between Cannot Certificates Checks Commodities Countries Country Exchanged Gold Goods Issue Must Notes Only Paid Purchaser Since These Value]
Now, a lot of what we are doing right now, quite frankly, is because of what happened on Christmas. Many of the things were kind of in the works. We were already planning, for example, the purchase and deployment of advanced imaging technology. You call them body scanners. We call them AITs (Advanced Imaging Technologies). Janet Napolitano
[ Advanced Already Because Body Call Christmas Deployment Doing Example Frankly Happened Imaging Kind Lot Many Now Planning Purchase Quite Right Technologies Technology Them Things Were Works]
See that you buy the field where the Pearl is; sell all, and make a purchase of salvation. Think it not easy: for it is a steep ascent to eternal glory: many are lying dead by the way, slain with security. Samuel Rutherford
[ Ascent Buy Dead Easy Eternal Field Glory Lying Make Many Pearl Purchase Salvation Security See Sell Slain Steep Think Way Where]
Right now, a majority of the debt is owed to foreign interests, Japan being the largest purchaser of government debt today, soon to be surpassed by China as the number one purchaser of our debt in this Nation. Ron Kind
[ Being China Debt Foreign Government Interests Japan Largest Majority Nation Now Number Our Owed Purchaser Right Soon Surpassed Today]
Purchasing power is a license to purchase power. Raoul Vaneigem
[ License Power Purchase Purchasing]
To be quite honest, I've been very blessed when I've worked with Hollywood. The studios that have purchased my work to be adapted to film have really liked the work and wanted to stay as close as they could to what the book was. Nicholas Sparks
[ Adapted Been Blessed Book Close Could Film Hollywood Honest Liked Purchased Quite Really Stay Studios Very Wanted Work Worked]
I have probably purchased fifty 'hot tips' in my career, maybe even more. When I put them all together, I know I am a net loser. Charles M. Schwab
[ Am Career Even Fifty Hot Know Loser Maybe More Net Probably Purchased Put Them Tips Together]
The institution of a public library, containing books on education, would be well adapted for the information of teachers, many of whom are not able to purchase expensive publications on those subjects. Joseph Lancaster
[ Able Adapted Books Containing Education Expensive Information Institution Library Many Public Publications Purchase Subjects Teachers Those Well Whom Would]
The day, water, sun, moon, night - I do not have to purchase these things with money. Plautus
[ Day Money Moon Night Purchase Sun These Things Water]
Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death! Patrick Henry
[ Almighty Chains Course Dear Death Forbid Give God Know Liberty Life May Others Peace Price Purchased Slavery Sweet Take]
We had high and boisterous winds last night and this morning: the Indians continue to purchase repairs with grain of different kinds. Meriwether Lewis
[ Boisterous Continue Different Grain Had High Indians Kinds Last Morning Night Purchase Repairs Winds]
No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it. Ovid
[ Cost Dear Ever His Increase Integrity Keep Man Much Must Never Only Our Parted Price Purchase Thing Too Us Value Virtue Whose Worth]
That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living. Charles E. Wilson
[ Daily Employee Fair Goods His Hour Living Logical Maintain Must Power Purchase Purchasing Reasonable Services Terms Work]
Purchased experiences don't count. Doug Coupland
[ Count Experiences Purchased]
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease. Alexander Pope Diet
[ Anxiety Better Call Diet Disease Health Much Perpetual Purchased Some Tedious Than]
We had a large common domain, already added by the several States for the common benefit of all; purchase and war might make large additions to this common domain; hence the power over existing and future territories, with the stipulation to admit new States, was conferred. Robert Toombs
[ Added Additions Admit Already Benefit Common Conferred Domain Existing Future Had Hence Large Make Might New Over Power Purchase Several States Territories War]
From this process has emerged a parallel process of translating traditional working and living values into a new political and economic power - a power increasingly based upon the strength of money and those material things money can purchase. Alex Campbell
[ Based Economic Emerged Increasingly Into Living Material Money New Parallel Political Power Process Purchase Strength Things Those Traditional Translating Upon Values Working]
The second purchase was my ranch, Mockingbird Hill. The third purchase was Longhorn cattle. Janine Turner
[ Cattle Hill Purchase Ranch Second Third]
Patenting and purchase of lands are absolutely vital to the health of Nevada's rural communities. Jim Gibbons
[ Absolutely Communities Health Lands Nevada Purchase Rural Vital]
Well, we're trying to patch and fix and put a cast on a broken system here. You can call it what you want, but we'll continue to purchase power in a private market. Gray Davis
[ Broken Call Cast Continue Fix Here Market Patch Power Private Purchase Put System Trying Want Well]
Our people get profit-sharing checks. I got a report the other day that says that 84 percent of our people participate in our stock purchase program, where they can buy stock at a 15 percent discount. David Neeleman
[ Buy Checks Day Discount Get Got Other Our Participate Percent Program Purchase Report Says Stock Where]
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]
I don't worry about great visuals that they showed that weren't actually running on real hardware. It doesn't matter. Gamers don't make their purchase decisions based on movies that were shown in May for products that come out in March. J Allard
[ Actually Based Come Decisions Gamers Great Hardware Make March Matter May Movies Out Products Purchase Real Running Showed Shown Their Visuals Were Weren Worry]
No one knows his true character until he has run out of gas, purchased something on the installment plan and raised an adolescent. Marcelene Cox Parenting
[ Adolescent Character Gas His Installment Knows Out Plan Purchased Raised Run Something True Until]
Many poor and low-income women cannot afford to purchase contraceptive services and supplies on their own. Louise Slaughter
[ Afford Cannot Contraceptive Low-Income Many Own Poor Purchase Services Supplies Their Women]
From several of the Indian tribes inhabiting the country bordering on Lake Erie purchases have been made of lands on conditions very favorable to the United States, and, as it is presumed, not less so to the tribes themselves. James Monroe
[ Been Bordering Conditions Country Erie Favorable Indian Inhabiting Lake Lands Less Made Presumed Purchases Several States Themselves Tribes United Very]
Now an infinite happiness cannot be purchased by any price less than that which is infinite in value; and infinity of merit can only result from a nature that is infinitely divine or perfect. Adam Clarke
[ Any Cannot Divine Happiness Infinite Infinitely Infinity Less Merit Nature Now Only Perfect Price Purchased Result Than Value Which]
With the recent news that the State of Florida has agreed to purchase 181,000 acres of U.S. Sugar land, we have an historic opportunity for our larger restoration efforts and for the people of Florida. This too will not come without difficult challenges, but it reminds us that anything is possible. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Acres Agreed Anything Challenges Come Difficult Efforts Florida Historic Land Larger News Opportunity Our Possible Purchase Recent Reminds Restoration State Sugar Too Us Will Without]
China has legally purchased high performance computers, advanced machine tools, and semiconductor-manufacturing equipment from several American companies. Charles Foster Bass
[ Advanced American China Companies Computers Equipment High Legally Machine Performance Purchased Several Tools]
It was Public Art, defined as art that is purchased by experts who are not spending their own personal money. Dave Barry
[ Art Defined Experts Money Own Personal Public Purchased Spending Their]
The mystic purchases a moment of exhilaration with a lifetime of confusion; and the confusion is infectious and destructive. It is confusing and destructive to try and explain anything in terms of anything else, poetry in terms of psychology. Basil Bunting
[ Anything Confusing Confusion Destructive Else Exhilaration Explain Infectious Lifetime Moment Mystic Poetry Psychology Purchases Terms Try]
At the time I attempted to purchase the rights back for the 3 Homestead records, but the owner demanded an outrageous sum in the neighborhood of $10,000, about 10 times more money than I could get my hands on at the time. Mark Edwards
[ Attempted Back Could Demanded Get Hands Homestead Money More Neighborhood Outrageous Owner Purchase Records Rights Sum Than Time Times]
Working with Yahoo! allows us to give our fans a chance to listen to our songs, check out the video, purchase our new album, win tickets to our show, and chat with us all in one place. Isaac Hanson
[ Album Allows Chance Chat Check Fans Give Listen New Our Out Place Purchase Show Songs Tickets Us Video Win Working Yahoo]
In this year 1634, I purchased the moiety of thirteen houses in the Strand for five hundred and thirty pounds. William Lilly
[ Five Houses Hundred Pounds Purchased Strand Thirteen Thirty Year]
I explained to the lady my love for John and his work, and she made it possible for me to purchase one of the 24 proofs, the one for 'I'm So Tired,' which I have on my piano at home. Arthur Godfrey
[ Explained His Home John Lady Love Made Piano Possible Proofs Purchase She Tired Which Work]
I went over to say hi to Rob and he introduced me to Wayne and Fred. I had made a radical purchase of some brown Beatle boots. Wayne was like 'Where did you get those boots! Who is this guy? Michael Davis
[ Beatle Boots Brown Did Fred Get Guy Had Hi Introduced Made Over Purchase Radical Rob Say Some Those Wayne Went Where]
It defies common sense that stores are fined for selling toy guns to children, but someone who isn't even allowed to board an airplane in this country can purchase as many real guns he wants with no questions asked. Carolyn McCarthy
[ Airplane Allowed Asked Board Children Common Country Defies Even Guns Many Purchase Questions Real Selling Sense Someone Stores Toy Wants]
Each year, therefore, a dollar spent on alcoholic beverages has purchased a smaller quantity. William Lyon Mackenzie King
[ Alcoholic Beverages Dollar Each Purchased Quantity Smaller Spent Therefore Year]
A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the installment plan. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Civilization Continues Death Installment Men Nation Own Plan Produce Purchases Spiritual]
I also became interested in chemistry and gradually accumulated enough test tubes and other glassware to do chemical experiments, using small quantities of chemicals purchased from a pharmacy supply house. Sydney Brenner
[ Accumulated Also Became Chemical Chemicals Chemistry Enough Experiments Gradually House Interested Other Purchased Quantities Small Supply Test Tubes Using]
We have all read tragic stories in our local papers about gun accidents as a result of misuse. As lawmakers we can better promote safety and responsibility by encouraging gun owners to purchase gun safes to store firearms and keep them from falling into the wrong hands. Ron Lewis
[ Accidents Better Encouraging Falling Firearms Gun Hands Into Keep Lawmakers Local Misuse Our Owners Papers Promote Purchase Read Responsibility Result Safety Store Stories Them Tragic Wrong]
Encouraging underground uranium mining on the Colorado Plateau um, the federal government was the only purchaser of uranium ore to try to manufacture uh, atomic bombs. Tom Udall
[ Atomic Bombs Colorado Encouraging Federal Government Manufacture Mining Only Ore Plateau Purchaser Try Uh Um Underground Uranium]
A laugh, if purchased at the expense of propriety, costs too much. Marcus Fabius Quintilian
[ Costs Expense Laugh Much Propriety Purchased Too]
Once I was standing in line to buy a telephone and Senator Wirth was in line with me. The next day the New York Times reported that we'd both purchased telephones and what price we'd paid! Harold H. Greene
[ Both Buy Day Line New Next Once Paid Price Purchased Reported Senator Standing Telephone Telephones Times York]
I was pleased that two very disparate photographs, two images that each worked in their own way had appealed enough to other people for them to buy them. I was also relieved they weren't the last ones purchased, and that they sold for a pound more than the frame was worth. Graeme Le Saux
[ Also Appealed Buy Disparate Each Enough Frame Had Images Last More Ones Other Own Photographs Pleased Pound Purchased Relieved Sold Than Their Them Two Very Way Weren Worked Worth]
What happiness is there which is not purchased with more or less of pain? Margaret Oliphant
[ Happiness Less More Pain Purchased Which]
American consumers have no problem with carcinogens, but they will not purchase any product, including floor wax, that has fat in it. Dave Barry
[ American Any Consumers Fat Floor Including Problem Product Purchase Wax Will]
Uncollected sales taxes on Internet purchases cost the states more than $16 billion in 2001. Bill Delahunt
[ Billion Cost Internet More Purchases Sales States Taxes Than]
I am a technological activist. I have a political agenda. I am in favor of basic human rights: to free speech, to use any information and technology, to purchase and use recreational drugs, to enjoy and purchase so-called 'vices', to be free of intruders, and to privacy. Bram Cohen
[ Activist Agenda Am Any Basic Enjoy Favor Free Human Information Political Privacy Purchase Recreational Rights So-Called Speech Technological Technology Use Vices]
Today, the Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years. Let me repeat: The Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years. Alcee Hastings
[ Any Federal Last Less Minimum Point Purchases Repeat Than Today Wage Years]
Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price. St. Jerome
[ Affection Love Price Purchased]
My most recent purchase was a black lace corset. Lexa Doig
[ Black Corset Lace Most Purchase Recent]
I had to actually purchase a book to learn the API and write the client. It was pretty frustrating trying to learn the API and develop a product quickly. Shawn Fanning
[ Actually Book Client Develop Frustrating Had Learn Pretty Product Purchase Quickly Trying Write]
And I saw the sax line-up that he had behind him and I thought, I'm going to learn the saxophone. When I grow up, I'm going to play in his band. So I sort of persuaded my dad to get me a kind of a plastic saxophone on the hire purchase plan. David Bowie
[ Band Behind Dad Get Going Grow Had Him Hire His Kind Learn Line-Up Persuaded Plan Plastic Play Purchase Saw Sax Saxophone Sort Thought Up]
It is time for Congress to provide relief for tobacco farmers. Since the 1930's tobacco production has been regulated by a quota system, which required farmers to purchase quota in order to grow tobacco. Allen Boyd
[ Been Congress Farmers Grow Order Production Provide Purchase Quota Regulated Relief Required Since System Time Tobacco Which]
Let me respond with a few points, the first being that all immigrants pay taxes, income taxes, property taxes, sales taxes, gasoline taxes, cigarette taxes, every tax when they make a purchase. Luis Gutierrez
[ Being Cigarette Every Few First Gasoline Immigrants Income Make Pay Points Property Purchase Respond Sales Tax Taxes]
You have to wait six months to purchase a fuel efficient automobile made from overseas. Ed Markey Car
[ Automobile Efficient Fuel Made Months Overseas Purchase Six Wait]
Labor was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. Adam Smith
[ First Labor Money Original Paid Price Purchase Things]
I have been steadily exchanging a rock audience who were nervous about what they had just bought for a jazz audience who not only were happy with their purchase, but are increasingly coming again. Bill Bruford
[ Again Audience Been Bought Coming Exchanging Had Happy Increasingly Jazz Just Nervous Only Purchase Rock Steadily Their Were]
Dignity does not float down from heaven it cannot be purchased nor manufactured. It is a reward reserved for those who labor with diligence. Bill Hybels
[ Cannot Dignity Diligence Does Down Float Heaven Labor Manufactured Nor Purchased Reserved Reward Those]
In a recent decision of the Supreme Court, not made, however, by the full court, and concurred in by only four justices, it was held that the seller of a patented mimeograph could bind the purchaser to use only his ink in the machine, though the ink was not patented. John Bates Clark
[ Bind Could Court Decision Four Full Held His However Ink Justices Machine Made Only Patented Purchaser Recent Seller Supreme Though Use]
Everything in the world is purchased by labor. David Hume
[ Everything Labor Purchased World]
Additionally, this tax forces family businesses to invest in Uncle Sam rather than the economy. When families are forced to repurchase businesses because of the death tax, that means less money is being invested in new jobs and capital expansion. Todd Tiahrt
[ Additionally Because Being Businesses Capital Death Economy Expansion Families Family Forced Forces Invest Invested Jobs Less Means Money New Rather Sam Tax Than Uncle]
Labour was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased. Adam Smith
[ First Gold Labour Money Original Originally Paid Price Purchase Purchased Silver Things Wealth World]
The chariot was purchased by a private collector who took it home to New York. I take pleasure in knowing that it was built to last for at least a thousand years. Kit Williams
[ Built Chariot Collector Home Knowing Last Least New Pleasure Private Purchased Take Thousand Took Years York]