Authors that match 'wire'.

Mark McGwire American Athlete (1963-)

Quotations that match 'wire'.

The professionalism of wire service reporters is constantly being tested because reporters know that if they're late or sloppy on a story, it will show up because the competition is likely to be not late and not sloppy.
[ Because Being Competition Constantly Know Late Likely Professionalism Reporters Service Show Sloppy Story Tested Up Will Wire]
Sir one more comment like that and I will strangle you with my microphone wire!
[ Comment Microphone More Sir Strangle Will Wire]
As I have tried to show, science, in producing the airplane and the wireless, has created a new international political environment to which governments must adjust their foreign policies.
[ Adjust Airplane Created Environment Foreign Governments International Must New Policies Political Producing Science Show Their Tried Which Wireless]
My guitars are my umbilical cord. They're directly wired into my head.
[ Cord Directly Guitars Head Into Umbilical Wired]
To be happy in this world, first you need a cell phone and then you need an airplane. Then you're truly wireless.
[ Airplane Cell First Happy Need Phone Then Truly Wireless World]
Some minds improve by travel, others, rather, resemble copper wire, or brass, which get the narrower by going farther.
[ Brass Copper Farther Get Going Improve Minds Narrower Others Rather Resemble Some Travel Which Wire]
You know, there was not much wire work for any of us actors to do because the extent of what they did was so huge. I mean, they wouldn't just throw you from this table to that wall.
[ Actors Any Because Did Extent Huge Just Know Mean Much Table Throw Us Wall Wire Work]
The difference between utility and utility plus beauty is the difference between telephone wires and the spider web.
[ Beauty Between Difference Plus Spider Telephone Utility Web Wires]
Integral to the orb is our low cost long-range wireless radio data system and a protocol that allows us to send this data over 90% of the US population every 15 minutes throughout the day.
[ Allows Cost Data Day Every Integral Long-Range Low Minutes Our Over Population Protocol Radio Send System Throughout Us Wireless]
In the first debate the bulges create the impression of a letter T with a small feature which appears similar to a wire under the jacket running upward from the right.
[ Appears Create Debate Feature First Impression Jacket Letter Right Running Similar Small Under Upward Which Wire]
When the machine had been fastened with a wire to the track, so that it could not start until released by the operator, and the motor had been run to make sure that it was in condition, we tossed a coin to decide who should have the first trial. Wilbur won.
[ Been Coin Condition Could Decide Fastened First Had Machine Make Motor Operator Released Run Should Start Sure Tossed Track Trial Until Wilbur Wire Won]
In reality, we can prove that the incidents of drug, alcohol abuse and violence have dropped dramatically among professional athletes - but the problem is it would be impossible to convince than fans, because of what they read on the AP wire.
[ Abuse Alcohol Among Athletes Because Convince Dramatically Dropped Fans Impossible Incidents Problem Professional Prove Read Reality Than Violence Wire Would]
All they expected me to do was rip and read the wire 'leads,' without doing any original reporting. It was pretty basic, but gave me a taste of how to combine my love of politics and broadcasting.
[ Any Basic Broadcasting Combine Doing Expected Gave How Leads Love Original Politics Pretty Read Reporting Rip Taste Wire Without]
We changed every lead in our whole system, and to this day we still don't really know why it did it. We think wires were touching and faulting. That was it really, but it didn't make it any easier.
[ Any Changed Day Did Easier Every Know Lead Make Our Really Still System Think Touching Were Whole Why Wires]
There was some scene in The Blues Brothers movie, when they had the chicken wire across the front of the stage, and it was almost like that. They had a big guard rail around the stage, which kept the college kids from getting on... we had some good times.
[ Across Almost Around Big Blues Brothers Chicken College Front Getting Good Guard Had Kept Kids Movie Rail Scene Some Stage Times Which Wire]
When Paul and I were first friends, starting in the sixth grade and seventh grade, we would sing a little together and we would make up radio shows and become disc jockeys on our home wire recorder. And then came rock and roll.
[ Become Came Disc First Friends Grade Home Little Make Our Paul Radio Recorder Rock Roll Seventh Shows Sing Sixth Starting Then Together Up Were Wire Would]
Then as the years went on and my listening became more deliberate, I would climb up on an arm of our big sofa to get my ear closer to the wireless speaker.
[ Arm Became Big Climb Closer Deliberate Ear Get Listening More Our Sofa Speaker Then Up Went Wireless Would Years]
Life is very good. I'm the president and Chief Executive Officer of the Wireless trade association, the CTIA.
[ Association Chief Executive Good Life Officer President Trade Very Wireless]
Part of the reason that our politics seems so tough right now and facts and science and argument does not seem to be winning the day all the time is because we're hardwired not to always think clearly when we're scared. And the country's scared.
[ Always Argument Because Clearly Country Day Does Facts Now Our Part Politics Reason Right Scared Science Seem Seems Think Time Tough Winning]
Yes, I remember the barbed wire and the guard towers and the machine guns, but they became part of my normal landscape. What would be abnormal in normal times became my normality in camp.
[ Abnormal Barbed Became Camp Guard Guns Landscape Machine Normal Normality Part Remember Times Towers Wire Would Yes]
Constantly risking absurdity and death whenever he performs above the heads of his audience, the poet, like an acrobat, climbs on rhyme to a high wire of his own making.
[ Above Absurdity Audience Climbs Constantly Death Heads High His Making Own Performs Poet Rhyme Risking Whenever Wire]
I was relatively technically adept. I can edit and wire up a light.
[ Adept Edit Light Relatively Technically Up Wire]
Now that digital lifestyle devices, tablets, wireless phones, and other Internet appliances are beginning to come of age, we need to worry about presenting our content to these devices so that it is optimized for their display capabilities.
[ Age Appliances Beginning Capabilities Come Content Devices Digital Display Internet Lifestyle Need Now Optimized Other Our Phones Presenting Tablets Their These Wireless Worry]
We were the first urban school system in the country to wire all of our schools for the Internet.
[ Country First Internet Our School Schools System Urban Were Wire]
But there are still good shows like 24, Boomtown and the Wire, the Shield.
[ Good Shield Shows Still Wire]
People are very interested in having access to wireless data while they are on a plane.
[ Access Data Having Interested Plane Very While Wireless]
We started with the basics of kicking and punching, then we moved on once we got proficient in that, we moved on to working with the weapons, and from then on working with the wires.
[ Basics Got Kicking Moved Once Proficient Punching Started Then Weapons Wires Working]
The meat-and-potatoes work of world journalism is performed by the wire service reporters.
[ Journalism Performed Reporters Service Wire Work World]
We believe that electricity exists, because the electric company keeps sending us bills for it, but we cannot figure out how it travels inside wires.
[ Because Believe Bills Cannot Company Electric Electricity Exists Figure How Inside Keeps Out Sending Travels Us Wires]
If you are dyslexic, your eyes work fine, your brain works fine, but there is a little short circuit in the wire that goes between the eye and the brain. Reading is not a fluid process.
[ Between Brain Circuit Dyslexic Eye Eyes Fine Fluid Goes Little Process Reading Short Wire Work Works Your]
Having wires strewn across your couch and across the floor is a big deal to a lot of people.
[ Across Big Couch Deal Floor Having Lot Strewn Wires Your]
Iron which is brought near a spiral of copper wire, traversed by an electrical current, becomes magnetic, and then attracts other pieces of iron, or a suitably placed steel magnet.
[ Attracts Becomes Brought Copper Current Electrical Iron Magnet Magnetic Near Other Pieces Placed Spiral Steel Then Which Wire]
As we have seen, the wireless and the airplane have made the world so small and nations so dependent on each other that the only alternative to war is the United States of the World.
[ Airplane Alternative Dependent Each Made Nations Only Other Seen Small States United War Wireless World]
There is an underlying, fundamental reliance on the Internet, which continues to grow in the number of users, country penetration and both fixed and wireless broadband access.
[ Access Both Broadband Continues Country Fixed Fundamental Grow Internet Number Penetration Reliance Underlying Users Which Wireless]
People need to access Skype wirelessly, no matter where they are, and what happens is that we'll be taking advantage of the rollout of Internet everywhere - WiFi and WiMax in particular.
[ Access Advantage Everywhere Happens Internet Matter Need Particular Skype Skype Taking Where]
Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
[ Again Better Cannot Fail High Moment Mount Never Only Own Second Thing Think Those Time Try Tumble Wire Your]
Historically, musicians know what it is like to be outside the norm - walking the high wire without a safety net. Our experience is not so different from those who march to the beat of different drummers.
[ Beat Different Drummers Experience High Historically Know March Musicians Net Norm Our Outside Safety Those Walking Wire Without]
Later we learned that it was one of our own men hanging on the wire. Nobody could do anything for him; two men had already tried to save him, only to be shot themselves.
[ Already Anything Could Had Hanging Him Later Learned Men Nobody Only Our Own Save Shot Themselves Tried Two Wire]
I just received the following wire from my generous Daddy; Dear Jack, Don't buy a single vote more than is necessary. I'll be damned if I'm going to pay for a landslide.
[ Buy Daddy Damned Dear Following Generous Going Jack Just Landslide More Necessary Pay Received Single Than Vote Wire]
Electricity, the peril the wind sings to in the wires on a gray day.
[ Day Electricity Gray Peril Sings Wind Wires]
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
[ God Greatest Hangs Smallest Upon Weights Wires]
We cannot go up on a wire. We cannot do a search without a judge on the FISA Court approving it and determining that we have met the standard that has been set forth by Congress in order to utilize these techniques.
[ Approving Been Cannot Congress Court Determining Fisa Forth Go Judge Met Order Search Set Standard Techniques These Up Utilize Wire Without]
Everyone starts a film thinking that it would be a big hit. But sometimes it goes haywire.
[ Big Everyone Film Goes Hit Sometimes Starts Thinking Would]
Has President Bush exceeded his constitutional authority or acted illegally in authorizing wiretaps without a warrant? Benjamin Franklin would not have thought so.
[ Acted Authority Authorizing Benjamin Bush Constitutional Exceeded Franklin His Illegally President Thought Warrant Without Would]
Elisha Cook was a darling, and full of the devil. A wired - up little fellow who was always busy, busy, busy.
[ Always Busy Cook Darling Devil Fellow Full Little Up Wired]
If I'm successful in fooling a wire service, I don't really have to do anything else to promote the story.
[ Anything Else Fooling Promote Really Service Story Successful Wire]
A gold book, fastened together in the shape of a book by wires of the same metal, had been dug up in the northern part of the state of New York, and along with the book an enormous pair of gold spectacles!
[ Along Been Book Dug Enormous Fastened Gold Had Metal New Northern Pair Part Same Shape Spectacles State Together Up Wires York]
I am often on guard over the Russians. In the darkness one sees their forms move like stick storks, like great birds. They come close up to the wire fence and lean their faces against it. Their fingers hook round the mesh.
[ Against Am Birds Close Come Darkness Faces Fence Fingers Forms Great Guard Hook Lean Mesh Move Often Over Round Russians Sees Stick Their Up Wire]
A closet full of wire hangers can be the most dangerous place in the world.
[ Closet Dangerous Full Most Place Wire World]
Where is the harm in the wireless industry?
[ Harm Industry Where Wireless]
Part of the reason that our politics seems so tough right now and facts and science and argument does not seem to be winning the day all the time is because we're hardwired not to always think clearly when we're scared.
[ Always Argument Because Clearly Day Does Facts Now Our Part Politics Reason Right Scared Science Seem Seems Think Time Tough Winning]
The wireless segment is approximately 50 percent of our business... we believe this is an industry-wide phenomenon and that we are, in fact, maintaining if not gaining market share.
[ Approximately Believe Business Fact Gaining Maintaining Market Our Percent Phenomenon Segment Share Wireless]
I spent my boyhood behind the barbed wire fences of American internment camps and that part of my life is something that I wanted to share with more people.
[ American Barbed Behind Boyhood Camps Fences Internment Life More Part Share Something Spent Wanted Wire]
I can't tell you how many people have asked me to show them Stray Cat Strut and that little diminished run on the C. I guess my brain is wired backwards. I don't know what possessed me to do that, but I did.
[ Asked Backwards Brain Cat Did Diminished Guess How Know Little Many Possessed Run Show Stray Strut Tell Them Wired]
Why we play as children is not because it is our work or because it is how we learn, though both statements are true; we play because we are wired for joy, it is imperative as human beings.
[ Because Beings Both Children How Human Imperative Joy Learn Our Play Statements Though True Why Wired Work]
Although I had resigned my commission as an officer two years before, I immediately left Switzerland, accompanied by my wife, in order to report for duty. As it happened, a wire reached me a day later calling me to the colors.
[ Accompanied Although Before Calling Colors Commission Day Duty Had Happened Immediately Later Left Officer Order Reached Report Resigned Switzerland Two Wife Wire Years]
Instead of an attic with a few test tubes, bits of wire and odds and ends, the attack on the atomic nucleus has required the development and construction of great instruments on an engineering scale.
[ Atomic Attack Attic Bits Construction Development Ends Engineering Few Great Instead Instruments Nucleus Odds Required Scale Test Tubes Wire]
Acting is like a high wire act. Your margin for error is very slim.
[ Act Acting Error High Margin Slim Very Wire Your]
A collection of huts surrounded by a barbed wire fence, and in the huts lived 500 of the original inhabitants of our area. And so it went with many country towns around Australia.
[ Area Around Australia Barbed Collection Country Fence Huts Inhabitants Lived Many Original Our Surrounded Towns Went Wire]
Have I been wiretapped? Yes. But who they said wiretapped me was incorrect.
[ Been Incorrect Said Yes]
And I was asked if I would come and help with the recovery of this great British company, Cable and Wireless, and I'm delighted to become part of the new and very talented management that have been brought in to that company as well.
[ Asked Become Been British Brought Cable Come Company Delighted Great Help Management New Part Recovery Talented Very Well Wireless Would]
I chose to not wear a wire and tape people. I chose to not get immunity until - were accepted, whatever - until the independent counsel's office was comfortable with what I said was the truth.
[ Accepted Chose Comfortable Counsel Get Immunity Independent Office Said Tape Truth Until Wear Were Whatever Wire]
A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view.
[ Dress Fence Obstructing Purpose Serving Should View Without Woman]
There might've been wires, but I have this ability to make myself light. Well you know what, in ballet, when you kind of lift yourself here, it's all up in the head.
[ Ability Ballet Been Head Here Kind Know Lift Light Make Might Myself Up Well Wires Yourself]
There are women who take it to the wire. That's what they are looking for, the ultimate confrontation. They want a smack.
[ Confrontation Looking Smack Take Ultimate Want Wire Women]
In this movie they took them up in space. They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff. Well, they had to do it all on wires. All the wires had to be painted black against this black background. If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires. Drove them crazy!
[ Against Around Background Black Could Crazy Doing Drove Floating Gravity Had Light Movie Painted Properly See Space Stuff Them Took Up Well Wires Zero]
Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.
[ Across Age Barbed Borders Electrified Information Modern Oxygen Through Topped Walls Wire]
A lot of words in English confuse the idea of life and electricity, like the word livewire.
[ Confuse Electricity English Idea Life Lot Word Words]
The process of composition, messing around with paragraphs and trying to make really good prose, is hardwired into my personality.
[ Around Composition Good Into Make Messing Paragraphs Personality Process Prose Really Trying]
I was training to be an electrician. I suppose I got wired the wrong way round somewhere along the line.
[ Along Got Line Round Somewhere Suppose Training Way Wired Wrong]
I think it would have been a lot better for him to say, I did it and I'm sorry, McGwire was never one to show a lot of emotion on the field, not a player who sought attention and craved to be thought of as a nice guy.
[ Attention Been Better Craved Did Emotion Field Guy Him Lot Never Nice Player Say Show Sorry Sought Think Thought Would]
The killer app that got the world ready for appliances was the light bulb. So the light bulb is what wired the world. And they weren't thinking about appliances when they wired the world. They were really thinking about - they weren't putting electricity into the home. They were putting lighting into the home.
[ Appliances Bulb Electricity Got Home Into Killer Light Lighting Putting Ready Really Thinking Were Weren Wired World]