Quotations that match 'scandal'.

A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
[ Leg Lie Scandal Wings]
I hope there's a tinge of disgrace about me. Hopefully, there's one good scandal left in me yet.
[ Disgrace Good Hope Hopefully Left Scandal Yet]
So after the Lewinsky scandal, everything changed, and we moved from using the Bible to address the moral issues of our time, which were social, to moral issues of our time that were very personal. I have continued that relationship up until the present.
[ Address After Bible Changed Continued Everything Issues Lewinsky Moral Moved Our Personal Present Relationship Scandal Social Time Until Up Using Very Were Which]
Torture has been privatized now, so you have obviously the whole scandal in America about the abuse of prisoners and the fact that, army people might be made to pay a price, but who are the privatized torturers accountable too?
[ Abuse Accountable America Army Been Fact Made Might Now Obviously Pay Price Prisoners Privatized Scandal Too Torture Torturers Whole]
The scandal's so unbelievable that I cannot repeat it here.
[ Cannot Here Repeat Scandal Unbelievable]
When I go to Rome, I fast on Saturday, but in Milan I do not. Do you also follow the custom of whatever church you attend, if you do not want to give or receive scandal.
[ Also Attend Church Custom Fast Follow Give Go Milan Receive Rome Saturday Scandal Want Whatever]
Longevity conquers scandal every time.
[ Conquers Every Longevity Scandal Time]
Watergate is an immensely complicated scandal with a cast of characters as varied as a Tolstoy novel.
[ Cast Characters Complicated Immensely Novel Scandal Tolstoy Varied Watergate]
Freedom of the press is not questioned when investigative journalism unearths scandals, But that does not mean that every classified state document should be made available to journalists.
[ Available Classified Document Does Every Freedom Investigative Journalism Journalists Made Mean Press Questioned Scandals Should State]
I thought I might say something to newsmen that could be turned into a scandal.
[ Could Into Might Say Scandal Something Thought Turned]
It isn't the original scandal that gets people in the most trouble - it's the attempted cover-up.
[ Attempted Cover-Up Gets Most Original Scandal Trouble]
I ended up in college by accident. Everything in my life, I ended up in by accident. I was down south in this high school doing whatever. It could just not contain me. I quit school and took off and traveled around. Nobody knew where I was I just couldn't handle it anymore. It was a big scandal, I was gone. I left.
[ Accident Anymore Around Big College Contain Could Doing Down Ended Everything Gone Handle High Just Knew Left Life Nobody Off Quit Scandal School South Took Traveled Up Whatever Where]
I've never had a bank account in Switzerland since 1984. Why would the Swiss do this to me? Maybe the Swiss are trying to divert attention from the Holocaust gold scandal.
[ Account Attention Bank Divert Gold Had Holocaust Maybe Never Scandal Since Swiss Switzerland Trying Why Would]
Scandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it.
[ Could Dies Itself Kill Scandal Sooner Than]
When about fifteen I once made a great scandal by taking out my knife in prayer meeting and assaulting a young man who, while I was kneeling down during the prayer, stood above me and squeezed my neck.
[ Above Assaulting Down During Fifteen Great Kneeling Knife Made Man Meeting Neck Once Out Prayer Scandal Squeezed Stood Taking While Young]
If you say that the history of the Church is a long succession of scandals, you are telling the truth, though if that is all you say, you are distorting the truth.
[ Church Distorting History Long Say Scandals Succession Telling Though Truth]
When public men indulge themselves in abuse, when they deny others a fair trial, when they resort to innuendo and insinuation, to libel, scandal, and suspicion, then our democratic society is outraged, and democracy is baffled.
[ Abuse Baffled Democracy Democratic Deny Fair Indulge Innuendo Libel Men Others Our Outraged Public Resort Scandal Society Suspicion Themselves Then Trial]
Scandal is an importunate wasp, against which we must make no movement unless we are quite sure that we can kill it; otherwise it will return to the attack more furious than ever.
[ Against Attack Ever Furious Importunate Kill Make More Movement Must Otherwise Quite Return Scandal Sure Than Unless Wasp Which Will]
People equate sexy with promiscuous. They think that because I'm shaped this way, I must be scandalous - like running around and bringing men into my hotel room. But it's just the opposite.
[ Around Because Bringing Equate Hotel Into Just Men Must Opposite Promiscuous Room Running Scandalous Sexy Shaped Think Way]
President Bush and his administration have tried to pull the wool over our eyes and distract the public from this possibly illegal domestic spying scandal.
[ Administration Bush Distract Domestic Eyes His Illegal Our Over Possibly President Public Pull Scandal Spying Tried Wool]
Any time there's a scandal, we always try and get involved.
[ Always Any Get Involved Scandal Time Try]
In light of the Abu Ghraib prison scandal, critics are arguing that abuses of Iraqi prisoners are being produced by a climate of disregard for the laws of war.
[ Abu Abuses Arguing Being Climate Critics Disregard Ghraib Iraqi Laws Light Prison Prisoners Produced Scandal War]
I saw a guy being really abusive to his girlfriend. She was asking people to help, but no one would. When he grabbed her, I tried to separate them, but he turned on me. I punched him and knocked him down. It wasn't a scandal; I was just doing what anybody should.
[ Abusive Anybody Asking Being Doing Down Girlfriend Grabbed Guy Help Her Him His Just Knocked Punched Really Saw Scandal Separate She Should Them Tried Turned Would]
There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
[ Any Crime Nor Poverty Rags Scandal Shameful]
As so often happens with Washington scandals, it isn't the original scandal that gets people in the most trouble - it's the attempted cover-up.
[ Attempted Cover-Up Gets Happens Most Often Original Scandal Scandals Trouble Washington]
The problem was with Bill Clinton, the scandals and rumored scandals, the incubating ones and the dying ones never ended. Whatever moral compass the president was consulting was leading him in the wrong direction. His closets were full of skeletons just waiting to burst out.
[ Bill Burst Clinton Closets Compass Consulting Direction Dying Ended Full Him His Just Leading Moral Never Ones Out President Problem Rumored Scandals Skeletons Waiting Were Whatever Wrong]
Restless, and in desperate need of adventure, I quit my job at an insurance company to travel west with a couple of guys I smoked pot with, scandalizing my family.
[ Adventure Company Couple Desperate Family Guys Insurance Job Need Pot Quit Restless Smoked Travel West]
Scandal begins when the police put a stop to it.
[ Begins Police Put Scandal Stop]
It is the public scandal that offends; to sin in secret is no sin at all.
[ Offends Public Scandal Secret Sin]
There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
[ Actions Born Charm Die Eagles Fly His Immortal Loudly Lust Man Neighbor Publishing Scandals Shame Tame Virtuous While Wings]
There's no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
[ Any Crime Nor Poverty Rags Scandal Shameful]
We never search for scandal, but we use it if it cries out to excess.
[ Cries Excess Never Out Scandal Search Use]
They'll totally hire me if I say I got fired from my job on the Hill because of a sex scandal.
[ Because Fired Got Hill Hire Job Say Scandal Sex Totally]
When a woman drinks it's as if an animal were drinking, or a child. Alcoholism is scandalous in a woman, and a female alcoholic is rare, a serious matter. It's a slur on the divine in our nature.
[ Alcoholic Alcoholism Animal Child Divine Drinking Drinks Female Matter Nature Our Rare Scandalous Serious Were Woman]
Pointing fingers, trying to catch each other in scandal does not bring honor to this House.
[ Bring Catch Does Each Fingers Honor House Other Pointing Scandal Trying]
The scandal happened and I made the best of it. I kind of feel like in the end it was a blessing.
[ Best Blessing End Feel Happened Kind Made Scandal]
This anniversary serves to help remind the American people that, in the wake of one of the greatest political scandals and misuse of power in our history as a nation, scandal produced important reforms that served this nation well for two decades.
[ American Anniversary Decades Greatest Help History Important Misuse Nation Our Political Power Produced Reforms Remind Scandal Scandals Served Serves Two Wake Well]
Yes, I was hired by Universal because they needed a comedy director. They had seen Scandal and liked it. I saw an opportunity even in those comedies to begin my project of American films.
[ American Because Begin Comedies Comedy Director Even Films Had Hired Liked Needed Opportunity Project Saw Scandal Seen Those Universal Yes]
The writer of originality, unless dead, is always shocking, scandalous; novelty disturbs and repels.
[ Always Dead Disturbs Novelty Originality Repels Scandalous Shocking Unless Writer]
It's amazing to me that people have any interest in such a low-level sex scandal. If I were sleeping with a congressman, maybe, but I'm a nobody and the people I'm writing about are nobodies.
[ Amazing Any Congressman Interest Low-Level Maybe Nobody Scandal Sex Sleeping Such Were Writing]
Old maids sweeten their tea with scandal.
[ Maids Old Scandal Sweeten Tea Their]
Some day, someone will do something wrong and there will be a scandal to report in the paper. When that happens, we will address it honestly and openly and try to deal with it as quickly and as fairly as we can, and keep moving the city forward.
[ Address City Day Deal Fairly Forward Happens Honestly Keep Moving Openly Paper Quickly Report Scandal Some Someone Something Try Will Wrong]
Absent scandal, a federal judge can serve for decades on the bench, underscoring the importance of appointing judges who have a proper understanding of their constitutional role.
[ Absent Appointing Bench Constitutional Decades Federal Importance Judge Judges Proper Role Scandal Serve Their Understanding]
This stuff on enemy combatants, the Bush Administration has fought like a tiger to avoid having to produce any evidence to a judge to show why somebody is locked up in perpetuity. Another example of that is the torture scandal.
[ Administration Another Any Avoid Bush Combatants Enemy Evidence Example Fought Having Judge Locked Perpetuity Produce Scandal Show Somebody Stuff Tiger Torture Up Why]
Let's not overlook, though, what we do know about the campaign finance scandal, and the fact the Chinese were involved in our presidential campaign and our congressional campaigns.
[ Campaign Campaigns Chinese Congressional Fact Finance Involved Know Our Overlook Presidential Scandal Though Were]
The source known as Deep Throat provided a kind of road map through the scandal. His one consistent message was that the Watergate burglary was just the tip of the iceberg.
[ Consistent Deep His Iceberg Just Kind Known Map Message Provided Road Scandal Source Throat Through Tip Watergate]
The French were mystified about the Watergate scandal.
[ French Scandal Watergate Were]
If you look at the British royal family and take away the scandals and the goofy stuff that's going on, people love to have this king to look up to - the royals are like celebrities.
[ Away British Celebrities Family Going Goofy King Look Love Royal Royals Scandals Stuff Take Up]
The United Nations' greatest fear is that average Americans will no longer tolerate these international scandals and demand that America withdraw from the international organization.
[ America Americans Average Demand Fear Greatest International Longer Nations Organization Scandals These Tolerate United Will Withdraw]
We know that second terms have historically been marred by hubris and by scandal.
[ Been Historically Hubris Know Marred Scandal Second Terms]
People here in Los Angeles are disgusted now about a sex scandal involving Arnold Schwarzenegger. Apparently for seven years, he carried on a sexual relationship with his own wife.
[ Angeles Apparently Arnold Carried Disgusted Here His Involving Los Now Own Relationship Scandal Schwarzenegger Seven Sex Sexual Wife Years]
Big business, for all its lobbying, is often put in line by investigative reporting, public scandals and multi-million-dollar judgments in court against those who put products on the market that are dangerous to their buyers.
[ Against Big Business Buyers Court Dangerous Investigative Judgments Line Lobbying Market Often Products Public Put Reporting Scandals Their Those]
The real problem today is the ineffective and inconsistent oversight of professional boxing, which has led to continuing scandals, controversies, unethical practices, and unnecessary injuries and deaths in the sport.
[ Boxing Continuing Controversies Deaths Inconsistent Ineffective Injuries Led Oversight Practices Problem Professional Real Scandals Sport Today Unethical Unnecessary Which]
Men who are scandalized at the lack of freedom in Russia do not ask themselves how real is liberty among the poor, the weak, and the ignorant in capitalist society.
[ Among Ask Capitalist Freedom How Ignorant Lack Liberty Men Poor Real Russia Society Themselves Weak]
I've dodged bullets but there's no scandal in my life.
[ Bullets Life Scandal]
Virtue consisted in avoiding scandal and venereal disease.
[ Avoiding Consisted Disease Scandal Venereal Virtue]
I worked for a newspaper in Europe for, I lived in Europe for about seven years, so I worked in this sort of a yellow journalism kind of a thing, it was like a scandal sheet.
[ Europe Journalism Kind Lived Newspaper Scandal Seven Sheet Sort Thing Worked Years Yellow]
The UN Commission on Human Rights, whose membership in recent years has included countries - such as Libya and Sudan - which have deplorable human rights records, and the recent Oil-for-Food scandal, are just a few examples of why reform is so imperative.
[ Commission Countries Deplorable Examples Few Human Imperative Included Just Libya Membership Recent Records Reform Rights Scandal Such Sudan Un Which Whose Why Years]
It's time to save the U.N. from its own scandals and mismanagement. It's time for U.N. Reform with teeth.
[ Mismanagement Own Reform Save Scandals Teeth Time]
A month after the scandal broke, I tried to go back to work at the pharmaceutical company after a leave of absence. But because of all the publicity and resulting pressure and stress, I finally resigned.
[ Absence After Back Because Broke Company Finally Go Leave Month Pharmaceutical Pressure Publicity Resigned Resulting Scandal Stress Tried Work]
But even at the height of these scandals, even at the time when our finances were at their worst, the NAACP branches - the grassroots - kept plugging away. They kept doing what they do, and they do it well.
[ Away Branches Doing Even Finances Grassroots Height Kept Naacp Our Plugging Scandals Their These Time Well Were Worst]
Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.
[ Best Love Scandal Tea]
Gossip isn't scandal and it's not merely malicious. It's chatter about the human race by lovers of the same.
[ Chatter Gossip Human Lovers Malicious Merely Race Same Scandal]
The United Nations is a mess, riddled with scandals. In fact, the U.N. itself is a scandal.
[ Fact Itself Mess Nations Riddled Scandal Scandals United]
We've seen the hubris. And now we're seeing the scandals.
[ Hubris Now Scandals Seeing Seen]
In London, love and scandal are considered the best sweeteners of tea.
[ Best Considered London Love Scandal Tea]
Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than getting press for being scandalous, getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
[ Being Drunk Getting Good Late Out Prefer Press Public Rather Reputation Scandalous Staying Than]
They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal, according to their ancient custom.
[ According Ancient Custom End Gallery Retired Scandal Tea Their]
First, his job approval ratings have been trending down for many months, a trend that has accelerated in recent weeks as the war on terrorism has been supplanted in the public's mind by corporate scandals, stock market declines, and a growing sense of economic insecurity.
[ Accelerated Approval Been Corporate Declines Down Economic First Growing His Insecurity Job Many Market Mind Months Public Ratings Recent Scandals Sense Stock Supplanted Terrorism Trend War Weeks]
One thing I congratulate everyone on is the great explosion which has occurred in Washington's Black House and the very important scandal which has gripped leaders of America.
[ America Black Congratulate Everyone Explosion Great Gripped House Important Leaders Occurred Scandal Thing Very Washington Which]
The Iraqi Free Press, which did not exist 18 months ago because there was no such thing as the Iraqi Free Press, broke a story about the U.N. Oil-for-Food scandal, which could potentially turn out to be the largest scandal in history.
[ Ago Because Broke Could Did Exist Free History Iraqi Largest Months Out Potentially Press Scandal Story Such Thing Turn Which]
Your women of honor, as you call em, are only chary of their reputations, not their persons; and 'Tis scandal that they would avoid, not men.
[ Avoid Call Em Honor Men Only Persons Reputations Scandal Their Tis Women Would Your]
That's what Major League Baseball's steroid scandal was all about, the hidden harm in competitive sports that sends the wrong message to the young.
[ Baseball Competitive Harm Hidden League Major Message Scandal Sends Sports Steroid Wrong Young]
I also had to work through the violation of my date rape, my unhealthy relationships with men, my anger toward the people involved in the scandal, and those who exploited me afterwards.
[ Afterwards Also Anger Date Exploited Had Involved Men Relationships Scandal Those Through Toward Unhealthy Violation Work]
Conversation may be compared to a lyre with seven chords - philosophy, art, poetry, love, scandal, and the weather.
[ Art Chords Compared Conversation Love May Philosophy Poetry Scandal Seven Weather]
You talk about scandals and the Americans put theirs right in the store window for everyone to look at.
[ Americans Everyone Look Put Right Scandals Store Talk Theirs Window]
You find out who your real friends are when you're involved in a scandal.
[ Find Friends Involved Out Real Scandal Your]