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America's highways, roads, bridges, are an indispensable part of our lives. They link one end of our nation to the other. We use them each and every day, for every conceivable purpose.
~By Christopher Dodd ~


Conscious of our many problems, I seek today to lay a foundation to our public policy. My fundamental purpose is to devote my term of office to raising the standard of public service in New Jersey.
~By Charles Edison ~


The reader becomes God, for all textual purposes. I see your eyes glazing over, so I'll hush.
~By David Foster Wallace ~


Unconscious Polities emerge independent of conscious purpose.
~By William Irwin Thompson ~


Patriotism was a living fire of unquestioned belief and purpose.
~By Frank Knox ~


I get sent a lot of scripts which feature him as a kind of all-purpose Victorian literary character and really understand little, if anything, about him, his life or his books.
~By Simon Callow ~


The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.
~By John Mason Brown ~


A car for every purse and purpose.
~By Alfred P. Sloan ~


It can have a secular purpose and have a relationship to God because God was presumed to be both over the state and the church, and separation of church and state was never meant to separate God from government.
~By Roy Moore ~


It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.
~By Walter Benjamin ~


I influenced the BG style by not being able to draw perspective. The BG artists developed cool graphic painting styles to make my bad backgrounds look like they were that way on purpose.
~By John Kricfalusi ~


As to the first, I do not know that I have done very much myself to promote fraternity between nations but I do know that there can be no more important purpose for any man's activity or interests.
~By Lester B. Pearson ~


No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
~By Denis Waitley ~


For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy of will.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


The purposes of the United States should not be doubted. The Security Council resolutions will be enforced - the just demands of peace and security will be met - or action will be unavoidable. And a regime that has lost its legitimacy will also lose its power.
~By Colin Powell ~


To have united the purposes of an entire Nation, is the great historical achievement of the man in whose strong hands our President has placed the fate of our people.
~By Gustav Krupp ~


Our purpose is to be up here to resolve these issues. Our purpose is to be up here and represent the people.
~By Allen West ~


Happiness serves hardly any other purpose than to make unhappiness possible.
~By Marcel Proust ~


I never married because there was no need. I have three pets at home which answer the same purpose as a husband. I have a dog which growls every morning, a parrot which swears all afternoon, and a cat that comes home late at night.
~By Marie Corelli ~


It is the purpose of the majority of the Immigration Committee to encourage assimilation, yet this bill has already done more than anything I know of to bring about discord among our resident aliens.
~By Emanuel Celler ~


It is only of life on Earth, however, that one can speak with any certainty. It seems to me that all life on Earth, the sum total of life upon the Earth, has purpose.
~By Clifford D. Simak ~


Where there are large powers with little ambition, nature may be said to have fallen short of her purposes.
~By Henry Taylor ~


I am not involved in any 'issues' because it's too sensitive for me - or my wife - to get involved. Every time we express an opinion it becomes a whole thing in itself. And the whole purpose of living in the countryside was to get away from hundreds of people. My wife fell off a horse, and suddenly there are hundreds of people around.
~By Guy Ritchie ~


But in truth, should I meet with gold or spices in great quantity, I shall remain till I collect as much as possible, and for this purpose I am proceeding solely in quest of them.
~By Christopher Columbus ~


The 2 million people who work in the NHS and social care are also themselves patients and users. I know they all want to treat patients and users the way they and their families would want to be treated and that is the purpose of our reforms.
~By Patricia Hewitt ~


I was 48-years old before anybody talked me into it for medicinal purposes, instead of some of these drugs that they give you that will lead you to heart surgery and things of that nature.
~By Merle Haggard ~


Death is not only an unusually severe punishment, unusual in its pain, in its finality and in its enormity, but is serves no penal purpose more effectively than a less severe punishment.
~By William J. Brennan ~


The primary, the fundamental, the essential purpose of the United Nations is to keep peace. Everything it does which helps prevent World War III is good. Everything which does not further that goal, either directly or indirectly, is at best superfluous.
~By Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. ~


Our lives our guided by that general conception of the course of things which has been created by society for social purposes.
~By William Kingdon Clifford ~


I believe that the purpose for which I and my fellow soldiers entered upon this war should have been so clearly stated as to have made it impossible to change them, and that, had this been done, the objects which actuated us would now be attainable by negotiation.
~By Siegfried Sassoon ~


I cannot think of anything more difficult than to say something which would be worthy of this impressive and, for me, memorable occasion, and of the ideals and purposes which inspired the Nobel Peace Award.
~By Lester B. Pearson ~


Don't organize for any other purpose than mutual benefit to the employer and the employee.
~By Mark Hanna ~


When the Promise of American life is conceived as a national ideal, whose fulfillment is a matter of artful and laborious work, the effect thereof is substantially to identify the national purpose with the social problem.
~By Herbert Croly ~


The main purpose of science is simplicity and as we understand more things, everything is becoming simpler.
~By Edward Teller ~


What the poor, the weak, and the inarticulate desperately require is power, organization, and a sense of identity and purpose, not rarefied advice of political scientists.
~By Paul Wellstone ~


There are many alternatives to embryonic stem cell research, alternatives with great potential. We need to support these and oppose creating life for the sole purpose of destroying it.
~By Ernest Istook ~


For you, the state is an entity with purposes of its own that the people can be required to serve. For us the word is only a label for the arrangements by which we the people delegate to some among us responsibility for things that concern us in common.
~By Elliot Richardson ~


All my stories were usually titled, 'White House Says,' 'President Bush Wants,' and I relied on transcripts from the briefings. I relied on press releases that were sent to the press for the purpose of accurately portraying what the White House believed or wanted.
~By Jeff Gannon ~


As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
~By Carl Jung ~


The purpose of The Motherhood Manifesto is mothers really need to be given the ability to parent.
~By Joan Blades ~


Education in the light of present-day knowledge and need calls for some spirited and creative innovations both in the substance and the purpose of current pedagogy.
~By Anne Sullivan Macy ~


The sole purpose of business is service. The sole purpose of advertising is explaining the service which business renders.
~By Leo Burnett ~


Obvious enough that generalities work to protect the mind from the great outdoors; is it possible that this was in fact their first purpose?
~By Howard Nemerov ~


The Greeks already understood that there was more interest in portraying an unusual character than a usual character - that is the purpose of films and theatre.
~By Isabelle Huppert ~


The purpose firm is equal to the deed.
~By Edward Young ~


Keep it in tune with the times, but don't write with the specific purpose of trying to create a hit. If you're doing it strictly to make money, you're crazy. There are easier ways to make money.
~By Dorothy Fields ~


There are things they tell us that sound good to hear, but when they have accomplished their purpose they will go home and will not try to fulfill our agreements with them.
~By Sitting Bull ~


The purpose of all war is peace.
~By Saint Aurelius Augustine ~


The mind must see visual achievement of the purpose before action is initiated.
~By Mack R. Douglas ~


During the past 30 years, European governments have provided more than $15 billion in the form of low- and no-cost loans to Airbus for the specific purpose of developing new aircraft lines.
~By Norm Dicks ~


The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best.
~By George Eliot ~


Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one's aim.
~By John D. Rockefeller ~


I don't think life is absurd. I think we are all here for a huge purpose. I think we shrink from the immensity of the purpose we are here for.
~By Norman Mailer ~


When you get just a complete sense of blackness or void ahead of you, that somehow the future looks an impossible place to be, and the direction you are going seems to have no purpose, there is this word despair which is a very awful thing to feel.
~By Stephen Fry ~


So for my studio purposes, I know that I'm in my studio with technicians who've done amazing things to my board and to my power amps and I know what I can deliver out of my studio.
~By Billy Sherwood ~


Every man who has a calling to minister to the inhabitants of the world was ordained to that very purpose in the Grand Council of heaven before this world was. I suppose I was ordained to this very office in that Grand Council.
~By Joseph Smith, Jr. ~


Our purpose in Vietnam is to prevent the success of aggression. It is not conquest, it is not empire, it is not foreign bases, it is not domination. It is, simply put, just to prevent the forceful conquest of South Vietnam by North Vietnam.
~By Lyndon B. Johnson ~


The tongue may be employed about, and made to serve all the purposes of vice, in tempting and deceiving, in perjury and injustice.
~By Joseph Butler ~


Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.
~By Salvador Dali ~


To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


Ends and purposes, whether they exist as conscious or subconscious tendencies, form the wrap and woof of our conscious experience.
~By Muhammad Iqbal ~


Happiness is a byproduct of function, purpose, and conflict; those who seek happiness for itself seek victory without war.
~By William S. Burroughs ~


Sex appeal is not on purpose.
~By Heather Locklear ~


Consular cards were not designed to be identification and no treaty recognizes them as such. Legal travelers, visitors and long-term residents carried passports, visas or green cards for that purpose.
~By Elton Gallegly ~


I think we're much smarter than we were. Everybody knows that abstract art can be art, and most people know that they may not like it, even if they understand there's another purpose to it.
~By Roy Lichtenstein ~


To come to be you must have a vision of Being, a Dream, a Purpose, a Principle. You will become what your vision is.
~By Peter Nivio Zarlenga ~


So far as hypotheses are concerned, let no one expect anything certain from astronomy, which cannot furnish it, lest he accept as the truth ideas conceived for another purpose, and depart from this study a greater fool than when he entered it.
~By Nicolaus Copernicus ~


My purpose is to make my narrative as truthful as possible.
~By George Armstrong Custer ~


I have brought myself, by long meditation, to the conviction that a human being with a settled purpose must accomplish it, and that nothing can resist a will which will stake even existence upon its fulfillment.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Parenthood is not an object of appetite or even desire. It is an object of will. There is no appetite for parenthood; there is only a purpose or intention of parenthood.
~By Robin G. Collingwood ~


September 11 impressed upon us that life is a precious gift. Every life has a purpose. And I think we all have a duty to devote at least a small portion of our daily lives to ensuring that neither America nor the world ever forgets September 11.
~By Bill Frist ~


The propagandist's purpose is to make one set of people forget that certain other sets of people are human.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


The office of drama is to exercise, possibly to exhaust, human emotions. The purpose of comedy is to tickle those emotions into an expression of light relief; of tragedy, to wound them and bring the relief of tears. Disgust and terror are the other points of the compass.
~By Laurence Olivier ~


I think of myself as being a relatively intelligent man who is open to a lot of different things and I think that questioning our purpose in life and the meaning of existence is something that we all go through at some point.
~By Laurence Fishburne ~


Then as now, whatever disagreements over policies existed among Americans - and there were many such bitter policy disputes - the purposes and goals for which Americans fought were clearly understood.
~By Allen Weinstein ~


The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog!
~By Bill Watterson ~


In the absence of any short term in common use to represent all desirable things, or things that satisfy human wants, we may use the term Goods for that purpose.
~By Alfred Marshall ~


The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.
~By Ayn Rand ~


The purpose of satire has been rightly stated as to strip off the veneer of comforting illusion and cosy half truth, and our job, as I see it, is to put it back again!
~By Michael Flanders ~


Tony Blair faced a massive defection from his own party ranks during voting around the intervention in Iraq. For our present purpose, the point is not that he survived the defection, but that he had to face it.
~By Stockwell Day ~


The purpose of the ADA was to provide clear and comprehensive national standards to eliminate discrimination against individuals with disabilities. As a result, individuals with disabilities are now able to live in their homes and have access to new careers.
~By Jim Ramstad ~


God afflicts with the mind of a father, and kills for no other purpose but that he may raise again.
~By Robert South ~


Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer.
~By Adam Smith ~


What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
~By Margaret Thatcher ~


The fundamental purpose of government is to protect its citizens.
~By Arlen Specter ~


He felt like the invisible boy. When he got to be part of the mystery Men he felt like he had a purpose.
~By Kel Mitchell ~


Is the president purposefully using propaganda and hyperbole to garner the American public for support?
~By Sean Hannity ~


The will is never free - it is always attached to an object, a purpose. It is simply the engine in the car - it can't steer.
~By Joyce Cary ~


Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
~By Helen Keller ~


Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government's purposes are beneficent.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


Design is a plan for arranging elements in such a way as best to accomplish a particular purpose.
~By Charles Eames ~


We all dream; we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake.
~By Erich Fromm ~


And ultimately the people who produce my records, they know that they're here to serve the purpose of me expressing who I am at this period of time and augmenting that or pulling it forward and I love that process.
~By Alanis Morissette ~


Purpose is what gives life a meaning.
~By Charles Henry Parkhurst ~


The purpose of population is not ultimately peopling earth. It is to fill heaven.
~By Graham Leonard ~


What mankind wants is not talent; it is purpose.
~By Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton ~


It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.
~By Ovid ~


The photograph reverses the purpose of travel, which until now had been to encounter the strange and unfamiliar.
~By Marshall McLuhan ~


The press is the hired agent of a monied system, and set up for no other purpose than to tell lies where their interests are involved. One can trust nobody and nothing.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


Man is the result of a purposeless and materialistic process that did not have him in mind. He was not planned.
~By George G. Simpson ~

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