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

Secretary Rumsfeld used to represent parts of our district in the 1960s.
by Mark Kirk

Secretary Rumsfeld used to represent parts of our district in the 1960s.
I think that he and his team have done a masterful
job in defeating Iraqi forces quickly and decisively.
- Mark Kirk

And taking more money out of the private economy and
having the government perform as it has poorly done
with the stimulus I don't think is the right way to go.
- Mark Kirk

I've got a chart here that shows our debt-to-GDP ratio.
And while we did run deficits in the past,
we now number our debt in trillions rather than in billions.
And I think that represents a long-term danger,
especially to the, the American dream.
- Mark Kirk

Every American born today owes $43,000 to the federal
government the day she or he is born.
And we are transferring a tremendous amount of debt to the new generation,
much of it owed to overseas creditors who expect to
be repaid by our children with interest.
- Mark Kirk

 

The decision to go to war is the most important decision
that I can make as a representative in Congress.
As a veteran, I see any potential military action first
through the eyes of the young men and women who volunteered
to wear the uniform and would carry out such a mission.
- Mark Kirk

Over time, the federal government should move the nation to a single standard,
clean-burning gasoline.
- Mark Kirk

When you look at the state of the economy right now,
you have to set a priority.
And my top priority is the deficit of jobs and economic growth,
and especially this perception that the United States
could be falling behind especially Asian economies.
- Mark Kirk

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.

Secretary of War Stanton used to get out of patience
with Lincoln because he was all the time pardoning
men who ought to be shot.
- Elihu Root

The president of the United States and his secretary
of state were made honorary Hebrews.
- Julius Streicher

I think any man in business would be foolish to fool
around with his secretary.
If it's somebody else's secretary, fine.
- Barry Goldwater

Secretary Powell and I agree on every single issue
that has ever been before this administration except
for those instances where Colin's still learning.
- Donald Rumsfeld

The most important aspect of the relationship between
the president and the secretary of state is that they
both understand who is president.
- Dean Acheson

My job is to give the president and secretary of defense
military advice before they know they need it.
- John W. Vessey, Jr.

Sex is the most beautiful thing that can take place
between a happily married man and his secretary.
- Barry Humphries

I think Secretary's funny, it is about sex,
and there's a lot of sex in it, sex is the key,
but you're talking about a lot of other complicated things.
- Maggie Gyllenhaal

My dog can bark like a congressman, fetch like an aide,
beg like a press secretary and play dead like a receptionist when the phone rings.
- Gerald B. H. Solomon

I was with Ted Turner when he came to see Kofi Annan -
the Secretary-General of the UN -
to announce his decision to put $1 billion to the service
of UN projects and programs.
- Maurice Strong

I was the Secretary of State of New Jersey in November 2000.
I paid careful attention to the challenges that stemmed
from inadequate voting systems in various places.
- DeForest Soaries

I'm not a fan of Secretary Rumsfeld.
I don't think he listens enough to his uniformed officers.
- Trent Lott

The need for a permanent status resolution approved
by Congress is made even more clear to me because of
my experience as a former Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.
- Dick Thornburgh

If you have a good selling idea, your secretary can write your ad for you.
- Morris Hite

The Secretary of Defense is not a super General or Admiral.
His task is to exercise civilian control over the Department
for the Commander-in-Chief and the country.
- Donald Rumsfeld

I think I will serve as secretary of state as my last public position.
- Hillary Clinton

Oh, you know.
I am secretary of state.
My trips aren't successful.
I just talk to people.
- George P. Shultz

Responsibility without power, the fate of the secretary through the ages.
- Ariel Dorfman

Give a member of Congress a junket and a mimeograph
machine and he thinks he is secretary of state.
- David Dean Rusk

The day I became press secretary to the President of the United States,
I was in an entirely different world from the one I'd been in the day before.
- Pierre Salinger

Rock Hudson let his gay agent marry him off to his
secretary because he didn't want people to get the right idea.
- Anthony Perkins

It is not for the State Department or even the Secretary
of State to say when and how the resources of the American people will be spent.
- Mike Pence

I was with the U.N.
Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali on the day that Srebrenica fell,
which happened to be a huge historical turning point in the Bosnian war.
- Michael Ignatieff

My mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company.
- Eva Herzigova

You can fire your secretary, divorce your spouse,
abandon your children.
But they remain your co-authors forever.
- Ellen Goodman

If I could have anything right now, it would be the
ability to continue as secretary of state.
- Kevin Shelley

President Bush has had an outstanding Secretary of
State in Colin Powell and there are not many people who could replace him,
making Condoleezza Rice an excellent choice.
- Michael Crapo

These soldiers deserve a better defense secretary than the one we have.
- Bill Kristol

There's no such thing as the United Nations.
If the U.N.
secretary building in New York lost 10 stories,
it wouldn't make a bit of difference.
- John Bolton

As Secretary of Housing, I do have to express alarm,
signal the alarm if you will, that the potential for
homelessness to grow is there.
- Henry Cisneros

Secretary of State Colin Powell, thank you so much,
as always, for joining us this morning.
- Hannah Storm

I am my own secretary; I dictate, I compose,
I copy all myself.
- Venerable Bede

I have great respect for President Bush,
Secretary Powell and Secretary Ridge.
- Elton Gallegly

We know darned well that in Bosnia, certain governments
and the secretary had said tens of thousands are needed
in Srebrenica and those people were never provided.
- Alex Morrison

(A Foreign Secretary) is forever poised between the
cliche and the indiscretion.
- Harold MacMillan

The film kept me from working as a secretary.
It was a real stroke of luck.
A miracle.
- Victoria Abril

The first thing the secretary types is the boss.
- Donald Trump

I didn't run off with the secretary.
It made it seem like I had committed adultery and then
ran off with a secretary,
neither of which happened.
- Randall Terry

When things haven't gone well for you,
call in a secretary or a staff man and chew him out.
You will sleep better and they will appreciate the attention.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Being a secretary was considered a very good job in those days.
- Brenda Blethyn

As God as my witness, they said, We're above the law.
There's nothing you can do to us.
You're just a church secretary.
- Jessica Hahn

I was something of a prankster.
One time I put a ski mask on my head and used a fake
gun on the school secretary so that I could get some
of my friends out of detention.
- Luke Perry

Also for me it was different because I play a lot of
villains and in this one I play a dad and I play a good guy,
basically.
He's the Secretary of the Treasury.
I never had a job like that.
- Christopher Walken

President Bush, Secretary of State Rice,
and several cabinet level officials have visited Alabama's
Gulf Coast in recent days to tour the devastation and
to offer their continuing support and prayers for everyone affected by the storm.
- Jo Bonner

Even Colin Powell who was everywhere before he became secretary of state,
just stopped going out.
I think part of it was he didn't want to be viewed
suspiciously by the other people in the White House who rarely go anywhere.
- Sally Quinn

Strong efforts have been made in Ohio to curb the authoritarianism
of our Secretary of State,
Kenneth Blackwell, as he has purged people from lists
in our State in particular precincts where voters are heavily minority.
- Marcy Kaptur

You have made people listen.
You have made people care, and you have taught us
that whether we are poor or prosperous,
we have only one world to share.
You have taught young people that
they do have the power to change the world.
- Kofi Annan, UN Secretary General, to Bono. (November 1999)

One of my favorite episodes was the one in which Homer grew hair.
That was a very unique episode, since there was a gay secretary,
but that wasn't even the issue of the show-the issue
was Homer's image changing because he had hair.
- Dan Castellaneta

I have here in my hand a list of two hundred and five
people that were known to the Secretary of State as
being members of the Communist Party and who nevertheless
are still working and shaping the policy of the State Department.
- Joseph R. McCarthy

The School Energy Crisis Relief Act authorizes the
Secretary of Energy to issue energy assistance grants
to help the poorest school districts across the Nation
offset these unexpected and challenging costs.
- Joe Baca

Democrats are committed to mapping a new direction in Iraq,
and we will work with the President and the new Defense
Secretary to ensure that the will of the American people
guides our future actions.
- Jim Clyburn

I was training to be a lawyer...
I was president of the law society at Glasgow University,
and my bass guitarist was my secretary of my law society;
the lead guitarist and writer worked at the law firm that I worked.
- Gerard Butler

We can no longer stand for the Security Council passing
resolutions and then in effect heaving alongside and taking a vacation.
We cannot leave it to the secretary general to go cap in hand.
- Alex Morrison

Probably the most useful thing I can do as secretary
of state is to assist the president in adapting and
renewing the transnational institutions that were created after World War II.
- Warren Christopher

Being a press secretary is like learning to type:
You're hunting and pecking for a while and then you
find yourself doing the touch system and don't realize it.
You're speaking for the president without ever having to go to him.
- Larry Speakes

Margaret had close links with Geneva where she had
spent some years as a student while her parents had
been wardens of the Quaker Hostel there and where she
had gone back as secretary to Gilbert Murray.
- James Meade

Later in that administration, I was asked to take a
job which I had to turn down as Assistant Secretary
of State for Economic Affairs because we were just
then putting together the merger of two small law firms
that became this law firm.
I couldn't leave them at that point.
- Lloyd Cutler

FDR had been Assistant Secretary of the Navy.
They told me, now forgotten, just how many pictures
of ships they took out of the White House after he died.
But he could choose good men.
- Stuart Symington

Ah, the pleasure, the joy - a big news story that runs and runs,
that is played down by some of our journalistic colleagues,
saying 'it'll never happen', only to be confirmed by the Home Secretary.
- Kamal Ahmed

My job now, as Secretary of State for Northern Ireland,
is to take this process forward, and that I'm determined to do,
whatever old clippings you dig out and whatever old
quotes you put before me.
- Peter Hain

In fact, in 2002, the Secretary of Defense authorized
such support on a reimbursable basis to organizations
formerly components of the Department of Justice and
Department of the Treasury and currently components
of the Department of Homeland Security.
- Solomon Ortiz

What I would have liked to do on that show was play
a secretary of state who has huge personal business
interests throughout the world.
That, to me, seems to be more in synch with reality.
- William Devane

I believe the American people spoke loud and clear
to the Bush Administration in yesterday's election
that they disapprove of the current direction in the war in Iraq.
As a result, the President wasted no time in dumping Secretary Rumsfeld.
- Jim Clyburn

You do not export democracy through the Defense Department
or the Defense Secretary.
You do it through trade agreements, through the Department
of Commerce and favorable agreements with our friends
and neighbors across the globe.
- Stephen F. Lynch


Thank you for visiting: Secretary Rumsfeld used to represent parts of our district in the 1960s. by Mark Kirk from life Quotes and Sayings.

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.