Enter one or two keywords to search these Quotes about Life.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on



Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Life Quotes and Sayings
Inspiring Quotes  |  Life is Beautiful  |  Search  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Edgar Wilson Nye Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Edgar Wilson Nye

I hope you like these Edgar Wilson Nye quotes from my collection of quotes about life.

States.
Of course, I'm speaking only from memory.
- Edgar Wilson Nye

Life is a process of becoming,
a combination of states we have to go through.
Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state
and remain in it. This is a kind of death.
- Anais Nin

We travel, some of us forever, to seek
other states, other lives, other souls.
- Anais Nin

Russians can give you arms but only the United States can give you a solution.
- Anwar Sadat

 

There are 80 million moms in the United States.
Forty million stay at home with their children.
- Andrew Shue

Ohio claims they are due a president as they haven't had one since Taft.
Look at the United States, they have not had one since Lincoln.
- Will Rogers

I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America,
the sale of a book can become a subject of inquiry,
and of criminal inquiry too.
- Thomas Jefferson

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end,
it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.
- Doug Larson

My father was not a failure.
After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
- Harry S. Truman

The United States has to move very fast to even stand still.
- John F. Kennedy

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

This overcoming of all the usual barriers
between the individual and the Absolute
is the great mystic achievement.
In mystic states we both become one with the Absolute
and we become aware of our oneness.
This is the everlasting and triumphant mystical tradition,
hardly altered by differences of clime or creed.
- William James

As a governor, I am naturally inclined to focus on
the domestic side of protecting the United States.
- Bill Owens

You know they say the most dangerous person of the
world is a member of the United States Congress just
home from a three-day fact-finding trip.
- Johnny Isakson

I haven't, in the 23 years that I have been in the
uniformed services of the United States of America,
ever violated an order - not one.
- Oliver North

We must make it clear that a platform
of "I hate gay men and women'
is not a way to become president of the United States.
- Jimmy Carter

Money is power, and in that government which pays all
the public officers of the states will all political
power be substantially concentrated.
- Andrew Jackson

I never make a trip to the United States without visiting a supermarket.
To me they are more fascinating than any fashion salon.
- Wallis Simpson

If the United States of America or Britain is having elections,
they don't ask for observers from Africa or from Asia.
But when we have elections, they want observers.
- Nelson Mandela

The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found
in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
- Earl Warren

If anyone is crazy enough to want to kill
a president of the United States, he can do it.
All he must be prepared to do is give his life for the president's.
- John F. Kennedy

I always seem to get inspiration and renewed vitality
by contact with this great novel land of yours
which sticks up out of the Atlantic.
- Winston Churchill

Non-proliferation will only work if all states are willing to cooperate,
and that will only happen if all feel they are being treated fairly.
- John Bruton

You have to remember that when I met Elvis,
you know, it wasn't the fanfare that it is today or
even when he was here in the states and I was in Germany growing up.
- Priscilla Presley

If I knew I couldn't win races, I would have stayed in the States.
- Jacques Villeneuve

Unlike any other business in the United States,
sports must preserve an illusion of perfect innocence.
- Lewis H. Lapham

If the Mets can win the World Series,
the United States can get out of Vietnam.
- Tom Seaver

It is a cliche these days to observe that the United
States now possesses a global empire -
different from Britain's and Rome's but an empire nonetheless.
- Robert D. Kaplan

If that for which the Spanish Empire has stood since
the days of Charles V is right,
then everything for which the United States stands
and has always stood is wrong.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

We wish to be citizens of the United States or citizens of Puerto Rico.
In either case, with all the inherent rights of a natural sovereignty.
- Jose de Diego

The Canadians have managed to live peacefully with their Indians.
It is disgrace that the United States has not done the same.
- Stephen Ambrose

Left the ranch in 1883, went to California,
going through the States and territories,
reached Ogden the latter part of 1883,
and San Francisco in 1884.
- Calamity Jane

I am convinced that military action will not prevent
further acts of international terrorism against the United States.
- Barbara Lee

The basis, the corner-stone of this Government,
was the perfect equality of the free,
sovereign, and independent States which made it.
- Robert Toombs

It is important that the United States remain a two-party system.
I'm a fellow who likes small parties and the Republican
Party can't be too small to suit me.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Methamphetamine is a highly dangerous drug that is
wreaking havoc on families and communities throughout this country.
The drug's use is spreading across the United States.
- Rick Larsen

To the extent that I considered the personal burden
of harming the people who had trusted me,
plus the Agency, or the United States,
I wasn't processing that.
- Aldrich Ames

The United States did not keep its promise to help
us fight for freedom and it was in the same fight that
the United States lost 50,000 of its young men.
- Nguyen Van Thieu

The rapid dissemination of technology and information
offers entirely new ways of production,
but it can also bring the spectre of more states developing
weapons of mass destruction.
- Lord Robertson

This United States Government should go down to Mississippi and protect my people.
That is what should happen.
- Paul Robeson

The Indians were well mounted and felt proud and elated
because they had been made United States soldiers.
- Buffalo Bill

States are not moral agents, people are,
and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions.
- Noam Chomsky

However, when my parents married in 1945,
China was in turmoil and the possibility of returning
grew increasingly remote,
and they decided to begin their family in the United States.
- Steven Chu

The people of Iraq are grateful for what the people
of the United States of America and our armed forces
and our coalition forces are giving them the opportunity to do.
- Johnny Isakson

The Constitution shall never be construed...
to prevent the people of the United States who are
peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.
- Samuel Adams

Guard units in the U.S.
are suffering severe equipment shortages which will
affect their ability to respond to emergencies in their home States,
such as Katrina.
- Ike Skelton

People taking photographs of their meals are not critics;
they are from the United States.
- Louis de Bernieres

At Geneva, the neutral states were often in agreement
concerning the preliminaries for Genoa,
and Genoa itself was marked by a quite natural mutual exchange of ideas.
- Hjalmar Branting

Although China and United States are competitors,
China and the United States are indeed partners in trade.
- Zhu Rongji

Nullification means insurrection and war;
and the other states have a right to put it down.
- Andrew Jackson

My mother was an immigrant from Lebanon to the United States.
She came when she was 18 years old in 1920.
- George J. Mitchell

The rise or fall of wages is common to all states of society,
whether it be the stationary, the advancing,
or the retrograde state.
- David Ricardo

The object of China's strategy is inexorably to supplant
the United States as the world's premier economic power,
and if necessary, to defeat us militarily.
- Frank Gaffney

The independence of the United States is not only more
precious to ourselves but to the world than any single possession.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

No, the United States does not target civilians.
- Douglas Feith

During my service in the United States Congress,
I took the initiative in creating the Internet.
- Al Gore

You had many jazz musicians who lived in the United States,
who had a hard time being accepted over here and had
to play in sort of these inferior type dives.
- Sonny Rollins

Let the teachers teach English and I will teach baseball.
There is a lot of people in the United States who say isn't,
and they ain't eating.
- Dizzy Dean

I began to see during the civil war,
in that part of the states of Missouri and Kansas where
the doctors were shut out,
the children did not die.
- Andrew Taylor Still

Blacks in the Caribbean, Britain, Canada and sub-Saharan
Africa as well as in the United States have low IQ
scores relative to whites.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Texas has arguably the most extreme separation between
the well off and everyday people in the United States.
- Don Baylor

As the treaty made with the United States was the first
treaty entered into by your country with other countries,
therefore the President regards Japan with peculiar friendliness.
- Townsend Harris

This generosity that has been offered to the United
States says very much about the Venezuelan spirit.
- Harry Belafonte

The United States transportation system is the envy of the world.
- Jerry Costello

Now look, that damned cowboy is President of the United States.
- Marcus A. Hanna

I am not a federal employee.
I am a constitutional officer.
My job is the Constitution of the United States,
I am not a government employee.
I am in the Constitution.
- Tom DeLay

The steady expansion of welfare programs can be taken
as a measure of the steady disintegration of the Negro
family structure over the past generation in the United States.
- Daniel Patrick Moynihan

The United States and our allies are determined:
we refuse to live in the shadow of this ultimate danger.
- George W. Bush

No nation, savage or civilized, save only the United States of America,
has confessed its inability to protect its women save by hanging,
shooting, and burning alleged offenders.
- Ida B. Wells

In my opinion, we've elected a Marxist [Barack Obama]
to be president of the United States.
- Paul Broun

Imperialism is not the creation of any one or any one group of states.
- Karl Liebknecht


Thank you for visiting: Edgar Wilson Nye Quotes and Sayings - Quotes by Edgar Wilson Nye.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also search or browse my large collection of Quotes about Life.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Quotes from my huge collection






You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and copyright policy.

All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.