Quotations that match 'residents'.

Bill Clinton was in the line of great progressive presidents who faced the realities in his own time and applied innovative solutions to problems. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Applied Bill Clinton Faced Great His Innovative Line Own Presidents Problems Progressive Realities Solutions Time]
If Congress does its job in this regard, the residents of Puerto Rico will be empowered to act in their own self-interest and express their future political status aspirations accordingly. Dick Thornburgh
[ Accordingly Act Aspirations Congress Does Empowered Express Future Job Own Political Puerto Regard Residents Rico Self-Interest Status Their Will]
Presidents quickly realize that while a single act might destroy the world they live in, no one single decision can make life suddenly better or can turn history around for the good. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Act Around Better Decision Destroy Good History Life Live Make Might Presidents Quickly Realize Single Suddenly Turn While World]
Doctrines provide an architecture for both Republican and Democrat presidents to carry out policies. Malcolm Wallop
[ Architecture Both Carry Democrat Doctrines Out Policies Presidents Provide Republican]
The growth of Stewart Airport creates new jobs for area residents, brings new business and new travelers to the region, and brings new convenient travel options to those of us living in the Hudson Valley. Sue Kelly
[ Airport Area Brings Business Convenient Creates Growth Hudson Jobs Living New Options Region Residents Stewart Those Travel Travelers Us Valley]
Presidents with strong nerves are decisive. They don't balk at unpopular decisions. They are willing to make people angry. Bush had strong nerves. Clinton, who passed up a chance to eliminate Osama bin Laden, did not. Obama is a people pleaser, a trait not normally associated with nerves of steel. Fred Barnes
[ Angry Associated Balk Bin Bush Chance Clinton Decisions Decisive Did Eliminate Had Laden Make Nerves Normally Obama Obama Osama Passed Presidents Steel Strong Trait Unpopular Up Willing]
Sure, it is apparent that presidents are looking at polls, but they are also stepping up on issues. President Clinton stepped up on tobacco. He shaped the polls on the tobacco issue. Donna Shalala
[ Also Apparent Clinton Issue Issues Looking Polls President Presidents Shaped Stepped Stepping Sure Tobacco Up]
Assassins and presidents invite the same basic question: Just who do you think you are? Sarah Vowell
[ Assassins Basic Invite Just Presidents Question Same Think]
Power is poison. Its effect on Presidents had always been tragic. Henry B. Adams
[ Always Been Effect Had Poison Power Presidents Tragic]
The infinite vibratory levels, the dimensions of interconnectedness are without end. There is nothing independent. All beings and things are residents in your awareness. Alex Grey
[ Awareness Beings Dimensions End Independent Infinite Interconnectedness Levels Nothing Residents Things Without Your]
I do have to say that I think that President Obama is the greatest President in the history of all of our Presidents, and that he can do no wrong in my book. So how's that for prejudice on the Democratic side? Denis Leary
[ Book Democratic Greatest History How Obama Obama Our Prejudice President Presidents Say Side Think Wrong]
Presidents do not go into war lightly. It's a tremendous responsibility in making decisions, and I know Bush must deeply believe this is the only course. Julie Nixon Eisenhower
[ Believe Bush Course Decisions Deeply Go Into Know Lightly Making Must Only Presidents Responsibility Tremendous War]
I have worked with Presidents since Eisenhower. We serve together. John Dingell
[ Eisenhower Presidents Serve Since Together Worked]
Arnold has succeeded at every level, and I believe he is the only person that can unite the people of this state and lead California from its current dysfunctional condition to the bright future that all residents long for. Mary Bono
[ Arnold Believe Bright California Condition Current Dysfunctional Every Future Lead Level Long Only Person Residents State Succeeded Unite]
A long life in journalism convinced me many presidents ago that there should be a large air space between a journalist and the head of a state. Walter Lippmann
[ Ago Air Between Convinced Head Journalism Journalist Large Life Long Many Presidents Should Space State]
In a rational society we would want our presidents to be teachers. In our actual society we insist they be cheerleaders. Steve Allen
[ Actual Cheerleaders Insist Our Presidents Rational Society Teachers Want Would]
You got to have people at the top who respond to and are selected by presidents. Dick Cheney
[ Got Presidents Respond Selected Top]
I believe that presidents up through and including George Bush have known that Americans were left alive and in violation of law, these high officials and certain of their appointed subordinates have continued and perpetrated a cover up of this reality. Bo Gritz
[ Alive Americans Appointed Believe Bush Certain Continued Cover George High Including Known Law Left Officials Perpetrated Presidents Reality Subordinates Their These Through Up Violation Were]
In fact, it was the women in our house who were in the saddle. If men are the gods, women are not only the presidents but all the ministers of the government. Pedro Almodovar
[ Fact Gods Government House Men Ministers Only Our Presidents Saddle Were Women]
In the days of Caesar, kings had fools and jesters. Now network presidents have anchormen. Ted Koppel
[ Caesar Days Fools Had Kings Network Now Presidents]
I don't find any presidents all that sexy. They're not very rock'n'roll. Carmen Electra
[ Any Find Presidents Rock Roll Sexy Very]
I started the nuclear medicine laboratory at UW Hospitals in 1959 and trained radiology residents in the field. It was 1965 before they found a trained MD (doctor) to take over my role. John Cameron
[ Before Doctor Field Found Hospitals Laboratory Medicine Nuclear Over Residents Role Started Take Trained]
We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride, our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as, yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns, other states, other regions. John Thorn
[ Also Americans Appeals Because Different Fans Game Local Nonetheless Other Our Ourselves Pleasure Pride Regions Residents States Thinking Towns Yes]
We draw our Presidents from the people. It is a wholesome thing for them to return to the people. I came from them. I wish to be one of them again. Calvin Coolidge
[ Again Came Draw Our Presidents Return Them Thing Wholesome Wish]
After being sworn in to office, vice presidents have usually been relegated to the sidelines, where they just don't get to do very much. Mary Cheney
[ After Been Being Get Just Much Office Presidents Relegated Sidelines Sworn Usually Very Vice Where]
Since the end of the nineteenth century, if not earlier, presidents have misled the public about their motives and their intentions in going to war. Robert Higgs
[ Century Earlier End Going Intentions Misled Motives Nineteenth Presidents Public Since Their War]
One of the embarrassing problems for the early nineteenth-century champions of the Christian faith was that not one of the first six Presidents of the United States was an orthodox Christian. Mortimer Adler
[ Champions Christian Early Embarrassing Faith First Orthodox Presidents Problems Six States United]
I've worked for four presidents and watched two others up close, and I know that there's no such thing as a routine day in the Oval Office. Dick Cheney
[ Close Day Four Know Office Others Presidents Routine Such Thing Two Up Watched Worked]
Internal self-government under a local constitution was authorized by Congress and approved by the residents in 1952, but federal law is supreme in Puerto Rico and residents do not have voting representation in the Congress. Dick Thornburgh
[ Approved Authorized Congress Constitution Federal Internal Law Local Puerto Representation Residents Rico Self-Government Supreme Under Voting]
Los Angeles has the greatest concentration of surviving movie palaces in the United States, yet most residents have never been inside one of them. Leonard Maltin
[ Angeles Been Concentration Greatest Inside Los Most Movie Never Palaces Residents States Surviving Them United Yet]
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. Cliff Stearns
[ Added Administration Back Been Bush Carter Colleague Doing Even Going Good Index Inflation Jimmy Job Last Lowest Misery Presidents Say Series Think Together Unemployment Would]
And for the city's birthday, we will host events in every neighborhood of the city, inviting all of our residents to share in the celebration of Boston's great epic - the story of neighbors who support one another where it matters most. Thomas Menino
[ Another Birthday Boston Celebration City Epic Events Every Great Host Inviting Matters Most Neighborhood Neighbors Our Residents Share Story Support Where Will]
I do feel we can create more jobs and opportunities for Jersey City residents, but in the spirit of free enterprise, I do not think it is right to force companies to hire a fixed percentage of local residents. Vincent Frank
[ City Companies Create Enterprise Feel Fixed Force Free Hire Jersey Jobs Local More Opportunities Percentage Residents Right Spirit Think]
Public housing is more than just a place to live, public housing programs should provide opportunities to residents and their families. Carolyn McCarthy
[ Families Housing Just Live More Opportunities Place Programs Provide Public Residents Should Than Their]
From George Washington to George W. Bush, presidents have invoked God's name in the performance of their official duties. Linda Chavez
[ Bush Duties George God Invoked Name Official Performance Presidents Their Washington]
But presidents matter. That's one of the biggest lessons I learned being in the White House. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Being Biggest House Learned Lessons Matter Presidents White]
I deal with guys in their 20s and early 30s who are presidents of companies, who are movie directors. Peter Criss
[ Companies Deal Directors Early Guys Movie Presidents Their]
One out of forty American men wears women's clothing. We've had more than forty presidents. One of these guys has been dancing around the Oval Office in a prom dress. Allison Janney
[ American Around Been Clothing Dancing Dress Forty Guys Had Men More Office Out Presidents Prom Than These Wears Women]
If presidents can't do it to their wives, they do it to their country. Mel Brooks
[ Country Presidents Their Wives]
We love the ability of the people to influence the actions of decision-makers, of lawmakers and presidents to be removed from or elevated to office by the will of voters, and of the community to connect amongst diverse populations through the ballot box. Charles Rangel
[ Ability Actions Amongst Ballot Box Community Connect Diverse Elevated Influence Lawmakers Love Office Populations Presidents Removed Through Voters Will]
US presidents can make all the commitments and declarations they want until they are blue in the face, in the Muslim world they will always be perceived as partisan. Daniel Barenboim
[ Always Blue Commitments Declarations Face Make Muslim Partisan Perceived Presidents Until Us Want Will World]
The way our business is, the way it works out, we end up being residents of everywhere. Don Johnson
[ Being Business End Everywhere Our Out Residents Up Way Works]
All presidents rail against the press. It goes with the turf. Helen Thomas
[ Against Goes Presidents Press Rail Turf]
Consular cards were not designed to be identification and no treaty recognizes them as such. Legal travelers, visitors and long-term residents carried passports, visas or green cards for that purpose. Elton Gallegly
[ Cards Carried Consular Designed Green Identification Legal Long-Term Purpose Recognizes Residents Such Them Travelers Treaty Visas Visitors Were]
We're making this as entertainment. But God willing, if this show stays on and people see a woman in that office for a while, I think it will help people become more used to it. It's certainly about time that we had a few female presidents. Geena Davis
[ Become Certainly Entertainment Female Few God Had Help Making More Office Presidents See Show Stays Think Time Used While Will Willing Woman]
Like their predecessors, the Presidents of today just throw up their hands. Stephen Ambrose
[ Hands Just Predecessors Presidents Their Throw Today Up]
I've never been a fan of presidents who place blame on their predecessors or who accept credit for events that couldn't have been engineered so soon in their tenure. Kathleen Parker
[ Accept Been Blame Credit Engineered Events Fan Never Place Predecessors Presidents Soon Tenure Their]
The causes of the China Incident were the exclusion and insult of Japan throughout China, the exclusion of Japanese goods, the persecution of Japanese residents in China, and the illegal violation of Japanese rights. Hideki Tojo
[ Causes China Exclusion Goods Illegal Incident Insult Japan Japanese Persecution Residents Rights Throughout Violation Were]
The residents and elected officials of Long Island have fought vigorously for many years and spent millions of dollars to preserve the quality of life that the Long Island Sound offers. Tim Bishop
[ Dollars Elected Fought Island Life Long Many Millions Offers Officials Preserve Quality Residents Sound Spent Vigorously Years]
And what does reward virtue? You think the communist commissar rewards virtue? You think a Hitler rewards virtue? You think, excuse me, if you'll pardon me, American presidents reward virtue? Do they choose their appointees on the basis of the virtue of the people appointed or on the basis of their political clout? Milton Friedman
[ American Appointed Basis Choose Clout Communist Does Excuse Hitler Pardon Political Presidents Reward Rewards Their Think Virtue]
I've done it 30 years. I don't know what there is to gain by doing it 40. But I think there is something about doing it over that length of time that says something. That's seven U.S. presidents and five presidents of McDonald's. Don Novello
[ Doing Done Five Gain Know Length Mcdonald Over Presidents Says Seven Something Think Time Years]
As long as there's land available, single-family homes will be built, and Colorado residents will always go for a single-family over a condo. Gary Bauer
[ Always Available Built Colorado Condo Go Homes Land Long Over Residents Will]
American presidents always avoid shaking hands with brutal dictators, except when it's advantageous to do so. Elizabeth A. Sherman
[ Advantageous Always American Avoid Brutal Dictators Except Hands Presidents Shaking]
My own view is that taping of conversations for historical purposes was a bad decision on the part of all the presidents. I don't think Kennedy should have done it. I don't think Johnson should have done it, and I don't think we should have done it. Richard M. Nixon
[ Bad Conversations Decision Done Historical Johnson Kennedy Own Part Presidents Purposes Should Taping Think View]
I head a nation of a million presidents. Chaim Weizmann
[ Head Million Nation Presidents]
The presidents of colleges have to have some courage to step forward. You can't limit alcohol in college sports, you have to get rid of it. Dean Smith
[ Alcohol College Colleges Courage Forward Get Limit Presidents Rid Some Sports Step]
The fact that so many of your people are today residents and citizens of the United States, lending their influence to our civic and economic life, which has meant so much to our development. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Citizens Civic Development Economic Fact Influence Lending Life Many Meant Much Our Residents States Their Today United Which Your]
If you look at where presidents come from, they're former governors or senators. Eleanor Clift
[ Come Former Governors Look Presidents Senators Where]
I think it's awful that the state of Oklahoma a couple of years ago passed this law to give the same tuition to illegals as they do to people who are residents of Oklahoma. I think it's wrong. Ernest Istook
[ Ago Awful Couple Give Law Oklahoma Passed Residents Same State Think Tuition Wrong Years]
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents. Richard M. Nixon
[ Chief Direction Had Influence Justices Lasting More Most Nation Our Presidents Probably Profound Than Their Times]
As President Nixon says, presidents can do almost anything, and President Nixon has done many things that nobody would have thought of doing. Golda Meir
[ Almost Anything Doing Done Many Nixon Nobody President Presidents Says Things Thought Would]
The principles and policy of these Presidents were marked by the most enlarged and comprehensive statesmanship, promoting the highest interests of the Republic. Robert Toombs
[ Comprehensive Enlarged Highest Interests Marked Most Policy Presidents Principles Promoting Republic Statesmanship These Were]
Presidents are elected not by direct popular vote but by 538 members of the Electoral College. Thomas E. Mann
[ College Direct Elected Electoral Members Popular Presidents Vote]
The presidents I served under don't have anything to do with my politics. William Odom
[ Anything Politics Presidents Served Under]
It is simply a fact that the birth rate of our illegal immigrants exceeds that of our legal residents. John Linder
[ Birth Exceeds Fact Illegal Immigrants Legal Our Rate Residents Simply]
I want to kill the president because I no like the capitalists. I have the gun in my hand, I kill kings and presidents first and next all capitalists. Giuseppe Zangara
[ Because Capitalists First Gun Hand Kill Kings Next President Presidents Want]
As I've gotten older, I've gotten more liberal, and my father is increasingly conservative. It's so shocking to me because I always thought we had the same politics. The day I realized we voted for different presidents, I practically fell out of my chair. Lauren Graham
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
I think George Bush is one of the most duplicitous presidents we've ever had. Jean O'Leary
[ Bush Ever George Had Most Presidents Think]
The city and province were given up to anarchy; the coloured people, elated with victory, proclaimed the slaughter of all whites, except the English, French, and American residents. Henry Walter Bates
[ American Anarchy City Coloured Elated English Except French Given Proclaimed Province Residents Slaughter Up Victory Were Whites]
I covered two presidents, LBJ and Nixon, who could no longer convince, persuade, or govern, once people had decided they had no credibility, but we seem to be more tolerant now of what I think we should not tolerate. Helen Thomas
[ Convince Could Covered Credibility Decided Govern Had Longer More Nixon Now Once Persuade Presidents Seem Should Think Tolerant Tolerate Two]
We see more and more of our Presidents and know less and less about what they do. Bill Moyers
[ Know Less More Our Presidents See]
Security is still the most important issue facing Washington state residents and millions of Americans - the security of having a job, of access to affordable health care, of a quality education, and of protecting our homeland and defending our nation. Patty Murray
[ Access Affordable Americans Care Defending Education Facing Having Health Homeland Important Issue Job Millions Most Nation Our Protecting Quality Residents Security State Still Washington]
I've played three presidents, three saints and two geniuses - and that's probably enough for any man. Charlton Heston
[ Any Enough Geniuses Man Played Presidents Probably Saints Three Two]
Success in war underpins the claims to greatness of many presidents. R. W. Apple, Jr.
[ Claims Greatness Many Presidents Success War]
I've played golf with three U.S presidents. Lee Trevino
[ Golf Played Presidents Three]
Obama is making a choice now that will lead to the deaths of many thousands of civilians in Afghanistan by American hands. By ordinary standards of presidents, he is a decent man. But those standards aren't good enough. He's in a position either to kill or not to kill, and he's made the decision to kill. Daniel Ellsberg
[ Afghanistan American Choice Civilians Deaths Decent Decision Either Enough Good Hands Kill Lead Made Making Man Many Now Obama Obama Ordinary Position Presidents Standards Those Thousands Will]
Nowadays even presidents, vice-presidents, and heads of big agencies are opening their minds to accept psychic phenomena, because they know it works. Uri Geller
[ Accept Agencies Because Big Even Heads Know Minds Nowadays Opening Phenomena Presidents Psychic Their Works]
The Round-Up is a wonderful community celebration, and I greatly enjoy the chance to visit with residents and see so many families enjoying the festivities offered throughout the week. Greg Walden
[ Celebration Chance Community Enjoy Enjoying Families Greatly Many Offered Residents See Throughout Visit Week Wonderful]
There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing. Herbert Hoover
[ Americans Especially Fishing Occasions Only Prayer Presidents Privacy Respect Those Two]
As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life. Lee Haney
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
Some people put down all presidents. If you say anything good about any of them, they think you're supporting everything they do. Neil Young
[ Any Anything Down Everything Good Presidents Put Say Some Supporting Them Think]
Whether you are a Democrat or Republican, whether you are a liberal or a conservative, we know that neither this President nor prior Presidents of both parties did everything right or we would not have had a 9/11. Charles Schumer
[ Both Conservative Democrat Did Everything Had Know Liberal Neither Nor Parties President Presidents Prior Republican Right Whether Would]
Presidents come and go, but the Supreme Court goes on forever. William Howard Taft
[ Come Court Forever Go Goes Presidents Supreme]
When American presidents prepare for foreign wars, they lie. Robert Higgs
[ American Foreign Lie Prepare Presidents Wars]
My wife and I came to Canada for the 1994 Commonwealth Games and we really liked the B.C. lifestyle and environment. The following year we applied to become permanent residents. We moved here in 1996 after the Atlanta Olympics. Jonathan Brown
[ After Applied Atlanta Become Came Canada Commonwealth Environment Following Games Here Lifestyle Liked Moved Olympics Permanent Really Residents Wife Year]
Every bit of money that we can bring from our federal transportation budget in Washington back here to Stewart Airport will benefit our local economy and our local residents. Sue Kelly
[ Airport Back Benefit Bit Bring Budget Economy Every Federal Here Local Money Our Residents Stewart Transportation Washington Will]
In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Another Assassinate Brief Character Death Election Else Fails Five Four History Hold Hounded Impeached National Office Our Out Presidents Shot Their Them Worried]
The poorest residents of the gulf coast were most affected by the devastating hurricanes, and the poorest Americans have shouldered a disproportionate share of the burden in Iraq. Marty Meehan
[ Affected Americans Burden Coast Devastating Disproportionate Gulf Hurricanes Iraq Most Poorest Residents Share Were]
California has the highest number of illegal immigrants residing in its borders. The estimated number of illegal alien residents in California was about 2.2 million, or nearly 32 percent of the total number of illegal immigrants in the United States. Gary Miller
[ Alien Borders California Estimated Highest Illegal Immigrants Million Nearly Number Percent Residents Residing States Total United]
I am one of the million or more male residents of the United Kingdom, who a year ago had no special yearning towards military life, but who joined the army after war was declared. Patrick MacGill
[ After Ago Am Army Declared Had Joined Kingdom Life Male Military Million More Residents Special Towards United War Year Yearning]