Authors that match 'texas'.Texas Guinan American Businesman (1884-1933)
Quotations that match 'texas'.And to me, I had come out of Texas, and during that time was when I realized that a lot of people in Nashville, their idea of what country music was was not the same as mine.
[ Come Country During Had Idea Lot Mine Music Nashville Out Realized Same Texas Their Time]
When no other schools in the Southeastern Conference or the former Southwestern Conference would award them athletic scholarships, African Americans had been recruited by and playing for Texas Western since the 1950s.
[ African Americans Athletic Award Been Conference Former Had Other Playing Recruited Scholarships Schools Since Texas Them Western Would]
CBS exhausted the Texas courts. They went from the trial court to the intermediate court to the highest court.
[ Cbs Court Courts Exhausted Highest Intermediate Texas Trial Went]
It's just something I've always done. In South Texas, the first guitar you get is a Mexican guitar. And the first one I got, the first thing I did was take it apart.
[ Always Apart Did Done First Get Got Guitar Just Mexican Something South Take Texas Thing]
You know, there are a lot of would-be governors of Texas sitting around today who never took the opportunity to get into a race when the time was right.
[ Around Get Governors Into Know Lot Never Opportunity Race Right Sitting Texas Time Today Took Would-Be]
The people of South and Central Texas and the Coastal Bend need jobs, they need health care, they need water infrastructure improvements, they need a quality education, and they need the resources to keep our borders safe and secure.
[ Bend Borders Care Central Coastal Education Health Improvements Infrastructure Jobs Keep Need Our Quality Resources Safe Secure South Texas Water]
It is equally demonstrable that so far as Texas is concerned, there have been equal confusion, insecurity and injustice in the administration of the State governments.
[ Administration Been Concerned Confusion Demonstrable Equal Equally Far Governments Injustice Insecurity State Texas]
In Texas it's always hot, dry, sunny, not a cloud in the sky.
[ Always Cloud Dry Hot Sky Sunny Texas]
As the number of available jobs has decreased in border states like Texas, cities halfway across America have begun to see an influx of illegal immigrants in search of employment.
[ Across America Available Begun Border Cities Decreased Employment Halfway Illegal Immigrants Influx Jobs Number Search See States Texas]
I knew that when I resigned from the University of Texas that I would never coach again.
[ Again Coach Knew Never Resigned Texas University Would]
After one year in the Texas League, the American League bought the rights to my contract. They optioned me back to the Texas League for the 1970 season.
[ After American Back Bought Contract League Rights Season Texas Year]
I knew more about Texas than the Texans and when they told me I would find summer here I smiled knowingly.
[ Find Here Knew Knowingly More Smiled Summer Texans Texas Than Told Would]
And on election night I'd go down to city hall in El Paso, Texas and cover the election. In those days, of course, we didn't have exit polls. You didn't know who had won the election until they actually counted the votes. I thought that was exciting too.
[ Actually City Counted Course Cover Days Down El Election Exciting Exit Go Had Hall Know Night Polls Texas Those Thought Too Until Votes Won]
Well, Tommy Lee Jones is a little bit more intimidating. He's definitely a cowboy. He's from Texas.
[ Bit Cowboy Definitely Intimidating Jones Lee Little More Texas Tommy Well]
President Bush should be indicted and should be driven out of office. He should be sent back home in Texas.
[ Back Bush Driven Home Indicted Office Out President Sent Should Texas]
If you ask the people who are professional political analysts, they would say that the way redistricting has worked, that the Republicans have something of a lock on the House until a redistricting occurs after 2010, particularly as a result of what DeLay did in Texas.
[ After Analysts Ask Delay Did House Lock Occurs Particularly Political Professional Redistricting Republicans Result Say Something Texas Until Way Worked Would]
Well, I was fourteen in Texas. But I looked twenty-five.
[ Fourteen Looked Texas Twenty-Five Well]
I had been in so many towns and cities in America with John Kennedy, but I was not with him in Dallas, Texas, on November 21, 1963.
[ America Been Cities Dallas Had Him John Kennedy Many November Texas Towns]
Texas is OK if you want to settle down and do your own thing quietly, but it's not for outrageous people, and I was always outrageous.
[ Always Down Ok Outrageous Own Quietly Settle Texas Thing Want Your]
It is possible for a kid from east Texas, raised in south central LA and Carson, who believes in his dreams, commits himself to them with his heart, to touch them and to have them happen.
[ Believes Carson Central Commits Dreams East Happen Heart Himself His Kid La Possible Raised South Texas Them Touch]
I grew up training and showing Arabs all over the US. Three of my four were bred on my farm in Texas. Thanks everyone! Hope you'll watch tomorrow. It's going to be another great look back.
[ Another Arabs Back Bred Everyone Farm Four Going Great Grew Hope Look Over Showing Texas Thanks Three Tomorrow Training Up Us Watch Were]
English is clipped in speech. Texas is exactly the opposite.
[ English Exactly Opposite Speech Texas]
I am pleased to report that Texas is known for having one of the strongest set of open government laws in our Nation. And ever since that experience, I have long believed that our federal government could use 'a little Texas sunshine.'
[ Am Believed Could Ever Experience Federal Government Having Known Laws Little Long Nation Open Our Pleased Report Set Since Strongest Sunshine Texas Use]
Who today is willing to say that Texas and California and the remainder of the Southwest would be better off if they were governed by Mexico?
[ Better California Governed Mexico Off Remainder Say Southwest Texas Today Were Willing Would]
In the name of the constitution of Texas, which has been trampled upon, I refuse to take this oath. I love Texas too well to bring civil strife and bloodshed upon her.
[ Been Bloodshed Bring Civil Constitution Her Love Name Oath Refuse Strife Take Texas Too Trampled Upon Well Which]
I filed the ethics complaint against Tom DeLay not because I'm a Democrat and he's a Republican or even because he drew me out of my congressional seat but because he engaged in corruption to further his plans to disenfranchise voters in Texas.
[ Against Because Complaint Congressional Corruption Delay Democrat Drew Engaged Ethics Even Filed Further His Out Plans Republican Seat Texas Tom Voters]
First time I saw Elvis was at the Lubbock County fairgrounds in Lubbock, Texas. He was on the back end of a truck. There was about 1500 screaming kids.
[ Back County Elvis End First Kids Saw Screaming Texas Time Truck]
All new states are invested, more or less, by a class of noisy, second-rate men who are always in favor of rash and extreme measures, but Texas was absolutely overrun by such men.
[ Absolutely Always Class Extreme Favor Invested Less Measures Men More New Noisy Overrun Rash Second-Rate States Such Texas]
I don't care if I never see Texas again.
[ Again Care Never See Texas]
Texas is now a cornerstone of the electoral college for Republicans.
[ College Cornerstone Electoral Now Republicans Texas]
The president took the advice of my East Texas grandmother: If you can skin a cat without getting the room all bloody, why not do it that way?
[ Advice Bloody Cat East Getting Grandmother President Room Skin Texas Took Way Why Without]
If English was good enough for Jesus Christ, then it's good enough for Texas.
[ Christ English Enough Good Jesus Texas Then]
In my home State of Texas, the Port of Houston operates as the United States' top port for foreign tonnage and our second largest for total tonnage, so I know how important this bill is for the protection of the American people.
[ American Bill Foreign Home Houston How Important Know Largest Operates Our Port Protection Second State States Texas Top Total United]
During my Austin years, I was drawing a regular strip for the University Of Texas newspaper, going to school, delivering blood, and trying to change my approach and "style" as much as I could, since I knew that I'd calcify as I got older.
[ Approach Austin Blood Change Could Delivering Drawing During Going Got Knew Much Newspaper Older Regular School Since Strip Style Texas Trying University Years]
They would come down in Mississippi, they hired me as a talent scout. And I would go all over Mississippi, Alabama, Texas, and find out different artists for them.
[ Alabama Artists Come Different Down Find Go Hired Mississippi Out Over Scout Talent Texas Them Would]
My dad was very successful running midgets in Texas. Then, his two drivers ran into some bad luck. People started saying that Daddy had lost his touch. That it was the cars and not the drivers. I wanted to race just to prove all those people wrong.
[ Bad Cars Dad Daddy Drivers Had His Into Just Lost Luck Prove Race Ran Running Saying Some Started Successful Texas Then Those Touch Two Very Wanted Wrong]
Our work is before us. It cannot be passed to future legislatures and must not be passed to future generations. May we boldly seize the moment with singular unity. And may we build a Texas of unlimited possibility.
[ Before Boldly Build Cannot Future Generations Legislatures May Moment Must Our Passed Possibility Seize Singular Texas Unity Unlimited Us Work]
I was raised all over. Kansas, Hawaii, Georgia, Texas and Kentucky, by the time I was 11.
[ Georgia Hawaii Kansas Kentucky Over Raised Texas Time]
The Republic of Texas is no more.
[ More Republic Texas]
As they say around the Texas Legislature, if you can't drink their whiskey, screw their women, take their money, and vote against 'em anyway, you don't belong in office.
[ Against Anyway Around Belong Drink Em Legislature Money Office Say Screw Take Texas Their Vote Whiskey Women]
We also did something called the Texas Peace Festival, which was actually a better gig both musically, and in the way it was organised.
[ Actually Also Better Both Called Did Festival Gig Musically Organised Peace Something Texas Way Which]
I thought I knew Texas pretty well, but I had no notion of its size until I campaigned it.
[ Campaigned Had Knew Notion Pretty Size Texas Thought Until Well]
Next time I tell you someone from Texas should not be president of the United States, please pay attention.
[ Attention Next Pay Please President Should Someone States Tell Texas Time United]
The scary thing is when I did my set in Texas everyone was excited. The show was great. I was done and the next DJ put something on vinyl and the difference! The quality!!
[ Did Difference Dj Done Everyone Excited Great Next Put Quality Scary Set Show Something Texas Thing Vinyl]
George W. had a plan. He arranged to join the Air National Guard in Texas, which meant he would not be sent to Vietnam.
[ Air Arranged George Guard Had Join Meant National Plan Sent Texas Vietnam Which Would]
Texas has yet to learn submission to any oppression, come from what source it may.
[ Any Come Learn May Oppression Source Submission Texas Yet]
I literally paid my way through the University of Texas with my umpiring.
[ Literally Paid Texas Through Umpiring University Way]
That's an economic development program in the metropolitan area. If they don't see that, and you don't get these things done, then you're competing with Texas and California and Atlanta; then you really have problems.
[ Area Atlanta California Competing Development Done Economic Get Metropolitan Problems Program Really See Texas Then These Things]
I think the University of Texas has the chance to become the finest public university in the country.
[ Become Chance Country Finest Public Texas Think University]
I think that the very fact that CBS fought and fought and fought in Texas, in New York.
[ Cbs Fact Fought New Texas Think Very York]
I don't think anybody ever thought about the CIA meddling in internal affairs. The shock of the President's death called for an immediate investigation. It actually lay in the jurisdiction of Texas.
[ Actually Affairs Anybody Called Cia Death Ever Immediate Internal Investigation Jurisdiction Lay Meddling President Shock Texas Think Thought]
Some of my finest memories are from my time at the University of Texas. College baseball, I love it.
[ Baseball College Finest Love Memories Some Texas Time University]
You can take the girl out of Texas but not the Texas out of the girl and ultimately not the girl out of Texas.
[ Girl Out Take Texas Ultimately]
In addition to the dread of Indians, Texas held out no inducements for Mexican emigrants.
[ Addition Dread Emigrants Held Indians Mexican Out Texas]
There is a growing feeling that perhaps Texas is really another country, a place where the skies, the disasters, the diamonds, the politicians, the women, the fortunes, the football players and the murders are all bigger than anywhere else.
[ Another Anywhere Bigger Country Diamonds Disasters Else Feeling Football Fortunes Growing Murders Perhaps Place Players Politicians Really Skies Texas Than Where Women]
Deep down, I'm a Texas girl looking for that big romance every girl dreams about. Biologically, I look forward to being a cornerstone of a family. I'll be in my glory when I have a child on my knee.
[ Being Big Biologically Child Cornerstone Deep Down Dreams Every Family Forward Girl Glory Knee Look Looking Romance Texas]
Texas was defined by its larger-than-life characters, particularly politicians.
[ Characters Defined Particularly Politicians Texas]
While in El Paso, I met Mr. Clinton Burk, a native of Texas, who I married in August 1885.
[ August Clinton El Married Met Mr Native Texas While]
Texas has a lot of challenges, but if I choose to run I will talk about opening democracy to mainstream Texans and not just to a closed circle of entrenched ideologues.
[ Challenges Choose Circle Closed Democracy Entrenched Ideologues Just Lot Mainstream Opening Run Talk Texans Texas Will]
I'd just gotten into Los Angeles from Texas, where I live, and the phone rang and it was the guy calling about the Willie Nelson video. I was totally excited about it.
[ Angeles Calling Excited Gotten Guy Into Just Live Los Nelson Phone Rang Texas Totally Video Where Willie]
Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a Texas team takes the field against a foreign state, it is an army with banners.
[ Against Army Banners Despair Field Football Foreign Games Glory Sectional State Takes Team Texas War]
As southeast Texas's only Member of the House Transportation Committee, I'm especially proud of being able to help bring hundreds of millions of dollars to the region to create jobs and improve the area infrastructure.
[ Able Area Being Bring Committee Create Dollars Especially Help House Hundreds Improve Infrastructure Jobs Member Millions Only Proud Region Southeast Texas Transportation]
Originally, I came from Texas, and we lived on - I guess you'd call it welfare, what we called relief.
[ Call Called Came Guess Lived Originally Relief Texas Welfare]
I dearly love the state of Texas, but I consider that a harmless perversion on my part, and discuss it only with consenting adults.
[ Adults Consenting Consider Dearly Discuss Harmless Love Only Part Perversion State Texas]
So when I got out of the military, I went back to school in biology, and earned a biology degree at the University of Texas, and then did some graduate work in it.
[ Back Biology Degree Did Earned Got Graduate Military Out School Some Texas Then University Went Work]
There can be no argument about the Lone Star State's significant contributions to American history, and we must remember the actions and the sacrifices of those who made Texas independence a reality.
[ Actions American Argument Contributions History Independence Lone Made Must Reality Remember Sacrifices Significant Star State Texas Those]
The strongest results were in Florida and Texas. In just one year in a Texas charter school, an average student gained 7 percentile points in math and 8 percentile points in reading, while Florida charter schools improved student performance by 6 percentile points.
[ Average Charter Florida Gained Improved Just Math Performance Points Reading Results School Schools Strongest Student Texas Were While Year]
It's OK to do cute little things like kissing a turtle, but you can't kiss another person because he's a different color? Give me a break. And you have to remember, I'm from Dallas, Texas.
[ Another Because Break Color Cute Dallas Different Give Kiss Kissing Little Ok Person Remember Texas Things Turtle]
I'm from Texas, and I would love to do an old-fashioned gun-slinging Western.
[ Love Old-Fashioned Texas Western Would]
Texas, to be respected must be polite. Santa Anna living, can be of incalculable benefit to Texas; Santa Anna dead, would just be another dead Mexican.
[ Anna Another Benefit Dead Incalculable Just Living Mexican Must Polite Respected Santa Texas Would]
I'd heard about Texas football and how much of a religion it is, but to go to Odessa and experience it first-hand is something different than just hearing about it.
[ Different Experience First-Hand Football Go Heard Hearing How Just Much Religion Something Texas Than]
Were this not Texas, were there not a state where there were no protections at all and where the law was clear on that, I think CBS and Mary Mapes and Dan Rather and all of us had a very good chance of winning. So this is an ongoing battle about an issue of principle.
[ Battle Cbs Chance Clear Dan Good Had Issue Law Mary Ongoing Principle Protections Rather State Texas Think Us Very Were Where Winning]
George W. cares as much about climate change as you would expect from a Texas oilman.
[ Cares Change Climate Expect George Much Texas Would]
I will provide friendly and courteous service and will work closely with all departments in the county. I will abide by the Texas Information Act in providing information to the public.
[ Abide Act Closely County Courteous Departments Friendly Information Provide Providing Public Service Texas Will Work]
The Emancipation Proclamation, signed by President Abraham Lincoln, was put into effect on January 1, 1863, but news of the Proclamation and enforcement did not reach Texas until after the end of the Civil War almost two years later.
[ Abraham After Almost Civil Did Effect Emancipation End Enforcement Into January Later Lincoln News President Proclamation Put Reach Signed Texas Two Until War Years]
How can you look at the Texas legislature and still believe in intelligent design?
[ Believe Design How Intelligent Legislature Look Still Texas]
I think Karl Rove saw that in George W. Bush early on and understood the impact that he could have on Texas politics and probably on national politics.
[ Bush Could Early George Impact Karl National Politics Probably Rove Saw Texas Think Understood]
The tradition you have at the University of Texas is like no other. It helped me in the future where I got to play in 2 cities that were rich in tradition.
[ Cities Future Got Helped Other Play Rich Texas Tradition University Were Where]
Well, I don't know how they define that. But they have this Texas blues thing blown kinda out of proportion. I am a Long John Hunter blues, before and after, that's what I am.
[ After Am Before Blown Blues Define How Hunter John Kinda Know Long Out Proportion Texas Thing Well]
For me, it is just the total experience - from the time I first started as an assistant coach until I wound up at the University of Texas for 20 years.
[ Assistant Coach Experience First Just Started Texas Time Total University Until Up Wound Years]
We remained in Texas leading a quiet home life until 1889.
[ Home Leading Life Quiet Remained Texas Until]
I'm from Louisiana and live in Texas now.
[ Live Louisiana Now Texas]
I got treated very badly in Texas. They don't treat beatniks too good in Texas. Port Arthur people thought I was a beatnik, though they'd never seen one and neither had I.
[ Arthur Badly Beatnik Good Got Had Neither Never Port Seen Texas Though Thought Too Treat Treated Very]
I was skeptical about doing Texas Chainsaw at first because it's such a cult classic. I'd seen some of the sequels and was not a fan of those.
[ Because Chainsaw Classic Cult Doing Fan First Seen Sequels Skeptical Some Such Texas Those]
The folks in Mississippi are saying, 'Thank God for Texas.'
[ Folks God Mississippi Saying Texas Thank]
In plain Texas talk, it's 'do the right thing'
[ Plain Right Talk Texas Thing]
But I went to the University of Texas in the 30s, and while there I learned to ride. Mostly polo ponies.
[ Learned Mostly Polo Ride Texas University Went While]
If you want to surf, move to Hawaii. If you like to shop, move to New York. If you like acting and Hollywood, move to California. But if you like college football, move to Texas.
[ Acting California College Football Hawaii Hollywood Move New Shop Surf Texas Want York]
Saskatchewan is much like Texas- except it's more friendly to the United States.
[ Except Friendly More Much Saskatchewan States United]
But I'm a citizen of Texas and try to spend most of my time there.
[ Citizen Most Spend Texas Time Try]
I was lucky enough to get to see guys like Bugs Henderson, Jimmy Wallace, all those great Texas blues players.
[ Blues Bugs Enough Get Great Guys Jimmy Lucky Players See Texas Those Wallace]
President Bush's emergency declaration for the State of Texas is great news for the people and communities that have experienced the devastating wildfires firsthand. Already, communities have rallied to help neighbors in need.
[ Already Bush Communities Declaration Devastating Emergency Experienced Firsthand Great Help Need Neighbors News President State Texas]
The police had already found the cartridges and the rifles and the bag in the Texas School Depository and within a half an hour, those facts were known.
[ Already Bag Cartridges Depository Facts Found Had Half Hour Known Police Rifles School Texas Those Were Within]
Good thing we've still got politics in Texas - finest form of free entertainment ever invented.
[ Entertainment Ever Finest Form Free Good Got Invented Politics Still Texas Thing]
After I left Texas and went to California, I had a hard time getting anyone to play anything that I was writing, so I had to end up playing them myself. And that's how I ended up just being a saxophone player.
[ After Anyone Anything Being California End Ended Getting Had Hard How Just Left Myself Play Player Playing Saxophone Texas Them Time Up Went Writing]
You know the good part about all those executions in Texas? Fewer Texans.
[ Executions Fewer Good Know Part Texans Texas Those]
Well, I was born in El Paso, Texas, it was in the nearest hospital to the family farm.
[ Born El Family Farm Hospital Nearest Texas Well]
European investment in Texas alone exceeds all U.S. investment in China and Japan put together.
[ Alone China European Exceeds Investment Japan Put Texas Together]
I came to Baku the same way I would go to Texas - because they asked me to come and play hip hop.
[ Asked Because Came Come Go Hip Hop Play Same Texas Way Would]
Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called "walking."
[ Called Certain Folks Look See Some Swagger Texas Walking Which]
I don't know that we do. I had thought ours worked well, but I had never examined it too closely. A lot of media people will be looking for a case that might make Texas Governor George Bush think twice about what he's doing.
[ Bush Case Closely Doing Examined George Governor Had Know Looking Lot Make Media Might Never Ours Texas Think Thought Too Twice Well Will Worked]
Texas has arguably the most extreme separation between the well off and everyday people in the United States.
[ Arguably Between Everyday Extreme Most Off Separation States Texas United Well]
Texas has been hit especially hard this year by a continuing drought, threatening high winds and increasingly destructive range fires. Simply, these conditions have lead to extremely adverse conditions in the agriculture industry.
[ Adverse Agriculture Been Conditions Continuing Destructive Drought Especially Extremely Fires Hard High Hit Increasingly Industry Lead Range Simply Texas These Threatening Winds Year]
I am both proud and honored to be on the Board of Directors for the Texas Ballet Theater.
[ Am Ballet Board Both Directors Honored Proud Texas Theater]
If a man's from Texas, he'll tell you. If he's not, why embarrass him by asking?
[ Asking Embarrass Him Man Tell Texas Why]
So to me, Texas Hold 'em puts me to sleep. At least when you play stud, you can be funny as you deal. Somebody some day is going to come up with a Stud show that's going to work.
[ Come Day Deal Em Funny Going Hold Least Play Puts Show Sleep Some Somebody Stud Texas Up Work]
Georgia Tech beat us and Mississippi Southern tied us last year, and Texas beat us after we had the game won. We only played about five games the way we were capable of playing and lost one of those.
[ After Beat Capable Five Game Games Georgia Had Last Lost Mississippi Only Played Playing Southern Tech Texas Those Tied Us Way Were Won Year]
In South Texas, we understand how vital port security is and we fear the day a weapon of mass destruction could be brought into a U.S. port in a container and cause hundreds of thousands of casualties.
[ Brought Casualties Cause Container Could Day Destruction Fear How Hundreds Into Mass Port Security South Texas Thousands Understand Vital Weapon]
Texas has long been known as the nation's largest energy producer, but we are equally proud of our distinction as the nation's leading energy innovator.
[ Been Distinction Energy Equally Innovator Known Largest Leading Long Nation Our Producer Proud Texas]
I got beat up up in Texas because my bootlaces were the wrong color.
[ Beat Because Color Got Texas Up Were Wrong]
Calling a taxi in Texas is like calling a rabbi in Iraq.
[ Calling Iraq Rabbi Taxi Texas]
I remember just lying in the grass, staring at the clouds, wondering where they drifted off to after they floated over Texas. I never would have imagined that one day I would follow one of those clouds and find myself in Hollywood.
[ After Clouds Day Drifted Find Floated Follow Grass Hollywood Imagined Just Lying Myself Never Off Over Remember Staring Texas Those Where Wondering Would]
We've got another nominee coming up, well qualified, Texas Supreme Court Justice Priscilla Owens has a tremendous reputation, tremendous record, but they are already marshalling their forces to try to stop that nomination.
[ Already Another Coming Court Forces Got Justice Marshalling Nomination Nominee Owens Qualified Record Reputation Stop Supreme Texas Their Tremendous Try Up Well]
I grew up in Texas, but that was 20 years ago. Last year, in Fort Worth, they had hail the size of softballs. We're seeing more and more powerful storms, of all types, almost on a biblical level.
[ Ago Almost Biblical Fort Grew Had Hail Last Level More Powerful Seeing Size Storms Texas Types Up Worth Year Years]
I guess what bothers me so much about what I now see going on in both Washington and in Texas is an effort to keep people from finding out about the mistakes of lawmakers and then when they're uncovered, an effort to fool people and pretend there was nothing wrong.
[ Both Bothers Effort Finding Fool Going Guess Keep Lawmakers Mistakes Much Nothing Now Out Pretend See Texas Then Uncovered Washington Wrong]
I was trying to learn about Lyndon Johnson when he was young and creating his first political machine in the Texas hill country. I moved there for three years. You had to learn that world.
[ Country Creating First Had Hill His Johnson Learn Lyndon Machine Moved Political Texas Three Trying World Years Young]
The only thing I did at RKO of any note was lose my Texas accent.
[ Accent Any Did Lose Note Only Texas Thing]
And, you know, I watched him in Texas where he stood on his principle but he also reached out to members of the other party to try to work with them, to try to forge agreement where he could in keeping with his conservative principles to make Texas a better place.
[ Agreement Also Better Conservative Could Forge Him His Keeping Know Make Members Other Out Party Place Principle Principles Reached Stood Texas Them Try Watched Where Work]
According to a study by Achieve Incorporated, Texas is the first state to make a college-prep curriculum the standard coursework in high school, starting with this year's ninth grade class.
[ According Achieve Class Curriculum First Grade High Incorporated Make Ninth School Standard Starting State Study Texas Year]
Mr. Tyler acquired Texas by voluntary compact, and Mr. Polk California and New Mexico by successful war.
[ Acquired California Compact Mexico Mr New Successful Texas Tyler Voluntary War]
I just want Texas to be number one in something other than executions, toll roads and property taxes.
[ Executions Just Number Other Property Roads Something Taxes Texas Than Toll Want]
Our community in North Texas is fortunate to have two thriving airports. We serve millions of satisfied customers and employ hundreds of thousands of North Texans. We should not jeopardize that which is working well already.
[ Airports Already Community Customers Employ Fortunate Hundreds Jeopardize Millions North Our Satisfied Serve Should Texans Texas Thousands Thriving Two Well Which Working]
I made more money yesterday than I ever thought I'd make in an entire lifetime. But it's like somebody's going to take it all away from me and I'll be back in Texas, installing them damned irrigation wells. I didn't like that when I was sixteen. And I know I wouldn't like it when I'm eighty.
[ Away Back Damned Eighty Entire Ever Going Irrigation Know Lifetime Made Make Money More Sixteen Somebody Take Texas Than Them Thought Wells Yesterday]
It's just a little ranch. Thirty-five acres. In Texas, if it's not a thousand acres, it's considered a ranchette.
[ Acres Considered Just Little Ranch Texas Thirty-Five Thousand]
You know Texas is - even more now that Enron has bit the dust - it's held up on the back of small businesses.
[ Back Bit Businesses Dust Enron Even Held Know More Now Small Texas Up]
Texas will again lift it's head and stand among the nations. It ought to do so, for no country upon the globe can compare with it in natural advantages.
[ Advantages Again Among Compare Country Globe Head Lift Nations Natural Ought Stand Texas Upon Will]
I've been playing Texas Hold 'em and other forms of poker since I was about 12.
[ Been Em Forms Hold Other Playing Poker Since Texas]
T Bone and I grew up together in Fort Worth, Texas. He had his own recording studio by the time he was seventeen years old. When we were both nineteen he made the first archival recording of my voice.
[ Bone Both First Fort Grew Had His Made Nineteen Old Own Recording Seventeen Studio Texas Time Together Up Voice Were Worth Years]
Most of my memories of Texas are of mosquitoes, watermelons, crickets, and my brother teasing me.
[ Brother Memories Mosquitoes Most Texas]
In my district back in Texas, significant because we have a big solar panel production plant in Keller, Texas, we have a wind turbine plant in Gainesville, Texas, up in Cook Country.
[ Back Because Big Cook Country District Keller Panel Plant Production Significant Solar Texas Turbine Up Wind]
My Longhorns are registered and I am a member of the Texas Longhorn Breeders Association.
[ Am Association Longhorns Member Registered Texas]
Something about Texas I'm not proud of is that our state murdered 37 people last year alone.
[ Alone Last Murdered Our Proud Something State Texas Year]
Allowing Texas to display the Ten Commandments on State property but disallowing Kentucky courthouses from doing the same is a poor and flawed interpretation of the U.S. Constitution.
[ Allowing Commandments Constitution Display Doing Flawed Interpretation Kentucky Poor Property Same State Ten Texas]
The Texas Energy Office's Loan Star Program has reduced building energy consumption and taxpayers' energy costs through the efficient operation of public buildings, saving taxpayers more than $172 million through energy efficiency projects.
[ Building Buildings Consumption Costs Efficiency Efficient Energy Loan Million More Office Operation Program Projects Public Reduced Saving Star Taxpayers Texas Than Through]
The Corona Extra brand was launched in Austin, Texas. From Austin, where it was exclusively for three or four months, it became more widely available in that state and in others, primarily in the southwest and western United States.
[ Austin Available Became Brand Corona Exclusively Extra Four Launched Months More Others Primarily Southwest State States Texas Three United Western Where Widely]
Texas' and America's farmers are suffering. As the Member of Congress representing the 10th Congressional District of Texas, I have traveled throughout our area and have seen first-hand how the drought has affected our agricultural communities.
[ Affected Agricultural America Area Communities Congress Congressional District Drought Farmers First-Hand How Member Our Representing Seen Suffering Texas Throughout Traveled]
I have two brothers buried in the military cemetery in Texas. I don't want to see any more of that.
[ Any Brothers Buried Cemetery Military More See Texas Two Want]
I was born in Texas and I lived there 'till I was 8. Then I moved to the Dominican Republic with my mom, lived there for two years and forgot every word of English I knew.
[ Born English Every Forgot Knew Lived Mom Moved Republic Texas Then Till Two Word Years]
The Clinton administration launched an attack on people in Texas because those people were religious nuts with guns. Hell, this country was founded by religious nuts with guns. Who does Bill Clinton think stepped ashore on Plymouth Rock?
[ Administration Ashore Attack Because Bill Clinton Country Does Founded Guns Hell Launched Nuts Plymouth Religious Rock Stepped Texas Think Those Were]
Obviously, people in Texas have big hearts.
[ Big Hearts Obviously Texas]
There was this mountain village in Russia where my music was getting in on some German radio station. I remember this because music used to get up to Saskatchewan from Texas. Late at night after the local station closed down.
[ After Because Closed Down German Get Getting Late Local Mountain Music Night Radio Remember Russia Saskatchewan Some Station Texas Up Used Village Where]
A lot of the songs start with an image. I was sitting there playing the guitar and I pictured this old, dirty green car, with the window rolled down, in the hot, hot, hot Texas heat, and this beautiful woman I knew when I was a kid sitting behind the wheel, looking out at me.
[ Beautiful Behind Car Dirty Down Green Guitar Heat Hot Image Kid Knew Looking Lot Old Out Pictured Playing Rolled Sitting Songs Start Texas Wheel Window Woman]
You may all go to Hell, and I will go to Texas.
[ Go Hell May Texas Will]
News events are like Texas weather. If you don't like it, wait a minute.
[ Events Minute News Texas Wait Weather]
I mean to say that Congress can hereafter decide whether any states, slave or free, can be framed out of Texas. If they should never be framed out of Texas, they never could be admitted.
[ Admitted Any Congress Could Decide Framed Free Hereafter Mean Never Out Say Should Slave States Texas Whether]
There was no imminent threat. This was made up in Texas, announced in January to the Republican leadership that war was going to take place and was going to be good politically. This whole thing was a fraud.
[ Announced Fraud Going Good Imminent January Leadership Made Place Politically Republican Take Texas Thing Threat Up War Whole]
The safety of the republic being the supreme law, and Texas having offered us the key to the safety of our country from all foreign intrigues and diplomacy, I say accept the key... and bolt the door at once.
[ Accept Being Bolt Country Diplomacy Door Foreign Having Intrigues Key Law Offered Once Our Republic Safety Say Supreme Texas Us]
At the very top state institutions, like UCLA, Berkeley and the University of Texas, however, the trend of downward minority enrollment remains persistent and discouraging.
[ Berkeley Discouraging Downward Enrollment However Institutions Minority Persistent Remains State Texas Top Trend Ucla University Very]
We played in Texas about a year ago, at Emo's, the famous country and western club in Austin. And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage, that's where it's going to be!
[ Ago Austin Club Country Die Famous Figured Finally Going Gonna Onstage Played Texas Well Western Where Year]
She's a reflection of my fascination with the diversity of America she's totally normal in New York, but a freak in Texas. There are dozens of such clashes in America.
[ America Clashes Diversity Dozens Fascination Freak New Normal Reflection She Such Texas Totally York]
The pleasure of jogging and running is rather like that of wearing a fur coat in Texas in August: the true joy comes in being able to take the damn thing off.
[ Able August Being Coat Comes Damn Fur Jogging Joy Off Pleasure Rather Running Take Texas Thing True Wearing]