Rank Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Rank

Read This: Talking Quotes And Sayings

Missouri remains a low tax, efficiently run state, according to all prominent national rankings.
~By Bob Holden ~


High rank and soft manners may not always belong to a true heart.
~By Anthony Trollope ~


In Venezuela, with Chavez, is really an incredible revolution - a democratic revolution. To begin to put in place things that are going to have an impact on the people of Venezuela. The property owners and the folks who then controlled the media in Venezuela rebelled - worked, frankly, with folks here in the U.S. government - worked to oust him. But he came back with another revolution, and then Chavez began to take very seriously the media in his country. And we've had complaints about this ever since.
~By Mark Lloyd ~


Frankly, I'd like to see the government get out of war altogether and leave the whole field to private industry.
~By Joseph Heller ~


The Teutons have been singing the swan song ever since they entered the ranks of history. They have always confounded truth with death.
~By Henry Miller ~


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 ~


Good questions outrank easy answers.
~By Paul Samuelson ~


The Earth reminded us of a Christmas tree ornament hanging in the blackness of space. As we got farther and farther away it diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful marble you can imagine.
~By James Irwin ~


At a time when the GOP is playing games with the debt limit, a member of the Supreme Court is refusing to recuse himself from matters he has a financial interest in, and middle class incomes are stagnant, many want to change the subject. I don't. This was a prank, and a silly one. I'm focused on my work.
~By Anthony Weiner ~


If they have covered your face with latex, you have to control yourself mentally so you won't think. If you start thinking, you will succumb to panic. I had a bit of a cold, and frankly I didn't have a good time.
~By Meg Tilly ~


All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.
~By Tennessee Williams ~


I'm used to people not paying me a whole lot of attention and underestimating me and, frankly, for me a big challenge is to have people believe that I can be the president of the United States.
~By Carol Moseley Braun ~


Frank and explicit - that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Now, we occupy a lowly position, both in space and rank in comparison with the heavenly sphere, and the Almighty is Most High not in space, but with respect to absolute existence, greatness and power.
~By Maimonides ~


Before a group can enter the open society, it must first close ranks.
~By Stokely Carmichael ~


During three decades, along all the highways of my youth, Frank had always been there for me.
~By Sammy Davis, Jr. ~


Nobody's irreplaceable, including me. I think for too long we've had a cult of personality in this company and in this industry, and frankly, I'd like to see that diminish.
~By Bill Ford ~


I don't want to write formula. I don't want to crank these books out like sausages. Every book is different, which takes a hell of a lot of ingenuity on my part.
~By Sue Grafton ~


There's a real danger in doing a sequel. There are some benefits, but that all hinges on how well you execute. Quite frankly, most sequels don't execute well.
~By Donnie Wahlberg ~


Frank liked administrative work and was good at it.
~By Denis Norden ~


I don't really do pranks any more. I have a laugh in the dressing room here, where it's safe, and the guys don't go to the papers and tell them what I've done.
~By Paul Gascoigne ~


I only drank for three years of my life, but I drank enough in those three years to last me the rest of my life... It's a religious thing.
~By Marty Robbins ~


If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


People are quite shocked when you remind them that Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra never wrote a song that they recorded in their lives, as far as I know.
~By Robert Wyatt ~


I can't frankly see much difference in the film industry at all. The only difference might be that they don't take as much time as they used to. For example, they'll do in one day what we used to take a week to do.
~By Glenn Ford ~


It is essential for politicians to make a connection with us, as Franklin Roosevelt did, as Teddy Roosevelt did, as John F. Kennedy did, as Ronald Reagan did.
~By Peter Jennings ~


I joined the army as a private. I was offered a rank at that time, but I refused. I preferred to remain a private. First of all, I wasn't taken by ranks, and before I knew it, they put me in the most sensitive positions anyway.
~By Shimon Peres ~


Money is a strange thing. It ranks with love as our greatest source of joy, and with death as our greatest source of anxiety.
~By Joe Moore ~


Frank Sinatra taught me how to do him. It took me seven years to master him. He would tell me, tap your foot, Rich, and don't forget to grasp your sleeve.
~By Rich Little ~


In all ranks of life the human heart yearns for the beautiful; and the beautiful things that God makes are his gift to all alike.
~By Harriet Beecher Stowe ~


The one thing you can't do when you're highly ranked is relax.
~By William Floyd ~


I am a rank individualist.
~By Arthur Keith ~


The great leaders of the second world war alliance, Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, understood the twin sides of destruction and salvation. Their war aims were not only to defeat fascism, but to create a world of shared prosperity.
~By Jeffrey Sachs ~


You know, there are people making a lot of money in this country who can actually afford their own health care. We are in a situation where we got a safety net in place in this country for people who frankly don't need one. We got to focus on making sure we got a safety net for those who actually need it.
~By Eric Cantor ~


It's still the same job, the same anxieties, but it did feel a lot different, that kind of budget, that schedule, and frankly, the slowness of it all, and also having a lot of other units working.
~By Michael Apted ~


He came to the States in 1963, I think with a view to making up with my mother, but that didn't work. He came for three weeks, and drank his way all over Brooklyn. And went back... I went to his funeral in Belfast.
~By Frank McCourt ~


Great men are usually the products of their times and one of the men developed by these times takes rank with the greatest railroad leaders in history.
~By John Moody ~


The Merchants of Carolina, are fair, frank Traders.
~By John Lawson ~


Whether Canada ends up as o-ne national government or two national governments or several national governments, or some other kind of arrangement is, quite frankly, secondary in my opinion.
~By Stephen Harper ~


Meanwhile, the Ice Storm was still in development, And that was something I really wanted to do, and frankly I don't think I was ready to do a big production like this.
~By Ang Lee ~


My family, frankly, they weren't folks who went to church every week. My mother was one of the most spiritual people I knew but she didn't raise me in the church, so I came to my Christian faith later in life and it was because the precepts of Jesus Christ spoke to me in terms of the kind of life that I would want to lead.
~By Barack Obama ~


Before I begin talking about the threats we face, the vulnerabilities that we have, and frankly the courage of the men and women in uniform that stand in harm's way on behalf of a very grateful Nation, let me first honor the sacrifices of September 11.
~By Zach Wamp ~


When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


Now I've even gotten to running out to the fan buses that pass by our house, so I can talk to the people. I think I'm trying to gather fans, frankly. They're very, very nice people - they really understand. It's fun talking to them.
~By Aaron Spelling ~


The sight of women talking together has always made men uneasy; nowadays it means rank subversion.
~By Germaine Greer ~


I'm always listening and watching; my ear is like a boom mike. And judging, frankly. Constantly judging.
~By Kathy Griffin ~


Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success.
~By Wilbur Wright ~


A prohibitionist is the sort of man one couldn't care to drink with, even if he drank.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


I encountered among my comrades the most varied human traits, from frankness to reserve, from goodness, uprightness and kindness, to brutality and baseness.
~By Georg Brandes ~


I'm a four star general in this thing, and you don't rise to the ranks of a four star general by hanging about the house being the perfect dad.
~By Sam Elliott ~


In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principal.
~By Jacques Barzun ~


I think that we have a responsibility to make certain that we are fiscally responsible in order to assure, frankly, future generations don't have to pay our bills.
~By Carol Moseley Braun ~


Think of Frank Capra and Preston Sturges. They used the same actors over and over again.
~By Matthew Modine ~


A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
~By Sydney Smith ~


Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence.
~By Bernadette Devlin ~


I won't write my autobiography because I never had an affair with Frank Sinatra, and if I had had, I wouldn't tell anyone.
~By Celia Johnson ~


You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


Imagination has brought mankind through the dark ages to its present state of civilization. Imagination led Columbus to discover America. Imagination led Franklin to discover electricity.
~By L. Frank Baum ~


Yes, but I view Frank's music as fully composed. In other words, the arrangements can work for any idiom such as a rock band or an orchestra. Frank was a brilliant arranger and could make his music work in any context. He proved that tour after tour and album after album.
~By Dweezil Zappa ~


I'm old enough and cranky enough now that if someone tried to tell me what to do, I'd tell them where to put it.
~By Dolly Parton ~


By the end of last year we solved a lot of threads, and it's really good for this new way we're taking the show to really have these new people and these new energies, frankly.
~By Michael Shanks ~


This continent, an open palm spread frank before the sky.
~By James Agee ~


My father was a civil servant, fairly sort of middle ranking, low to middle ranking. He worked almost entirely in what was then called Administrative Labour, dealing with employment and unemployment issues.
~By John Hume ~


I was so delirious that I drank a glass of water, thought it wine and got glorious drunk.
~By Will M. Cook ~


All was well, until I reached the port of Havre. Three officers with the rank of lieutenant, whom afterwards I knew to be Scotland Yard men, came aboard and demanded to see my papers which they took away from me.
~By Philip Gibbs ~


Under the Geneva Convention, for example, a POW is required only to provide name, rank, and serial number and cannot receive any benefits for cooperating.
~By John Yoo ~


All the Frank O'Hara types seem to have very little sound stuff going... it's so chatty or something.
~By Tom Verlaine ~


There will be no misgiving, no shrinking back, no calculation of overpowering odds, no terror of possible consequences, if you frankly accept the gift which God offers you tomorrow.
~By Joseph Barber Lightfoot ~


Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
~By Winston Churchill ~


No sex, age, or condition is above or below the absolute necessity of modesty; but without it one vastly beneath the rank of man.
~By Bruce Barton ~


My identity has everything to do with me and my instrument. It doesn't have to do with what production style I use, or how many people played on it, whether it's sparse or grandiose or whatever. And I'm social, frankly.
~By Liz Phair ~


The love of their country is with them only a mode of flattering its master; as soon as they think that master can no longer hear, they speak of everything with a frankness which is the more startling because those who listen to it become responsible.
~By Marquis De Custine ~


I was instructed by people in higher rank to stand there and hold this leash and look at the camera. We were doing what we were told.
~By Lynndie England ~


Frankly, I got into the movies because I like the movies a lot.
~By Jack Nicholson ~


The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history.
~By Larry Summers ~


And frankly, when I made that record, hit songs were not what I was trying to achieve.
~By Duncan Sheik ~


That was not part of the U.N. resolution; it was not part of the mandate to go on to Baghdad and, frankly, if we had gone into Baghdad and pushed Saddam Hussein off, we would have inherited an even bigger mess than the mess we inherited with the refugee problem.
~By Les Aspin ~


Frank is such a great visual storyteller, that if you study his artwork you see that his Sin City books are already the best movies never seen on the big screen.
~By Robert Rodriguez ~


There is neither rank nor station nor prerogative in the republic of the grave.
~By John James Ingalls ~


My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra.
~By Angie Dickinson ~


Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
~By Peter Drucker ~


I want to be the greatest actor that ever lived, frankly. I'd love that. But I don't need to be. I just want to be here. That's it.
~By Jim Carrey ~


Frankly, it is clear that we would be better off in the long run without federal funding, and the challenge right now is that if we lost it altogether, we would have a lot of stations go dark.
~By Ron Schiller ~


Franklin Roosevelt was a great leader. He saw how to use the levers of power to affect change.
~By Pete du Pont ~


No age, sex, or condition is above or below the absolute necessity of modesty; but without it one is vastly beneath the rank of man.
~By Bernard Barton ~


When Frank the Pug is singing I Will Survive, the only reason it's funny is that Will is in that shot trying not to get angry. A shot of a dog singing I Will Survive on its own will not get a laugh.
~By Barry Sonnenfeld ~


We might all place ourselves in one of two ranks the women who do something, and the women who do nothing; the first being of course the only creditable place to occupy.
~By Lucy Larcom ~


And, quite frankly, I fully expected to be charged with murder, because they weren't charging anybody. I did it in terms of, I felt like I was throwing down the gauntlet saying look, this is what happened. There's a family out there that needed to know what happened.
~By Patty Hearst ~


When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the princes of greed. He said, 'Look, here's what happened.'
~By Joe Biden ~


When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Though there is growing division among the Ukrainian military ranks as to loyalty in this revolution, the possibility of violence looms over the entire situation.
~By Bob Schaffer ~


I drank a lot when I was a teenager and I don't drink any more, because that's when I thought, you know, I'm gonna end up a car wreck.
~By Kristin Davis ~


To work with the hands or brain, according to our requirements and our capacities, to do that which lies before us to do, is more honorable than rank and title.
~By Albert Pike ~


I know why we can't have a frank discussion with our policymakers - if you're in the government or in law enforcement you cannot acknowledge that drugs are anything but inherently evil and morally wrong.
~By Steven Soderbergh ~


When I hear that I realize how quickly time passes and how everybody goes on their journeys and they're always unbelievable and they never go where you think they're going to take you and, quite frankly, it also makes me feel a little old.
~By Rob Lowe ~


And, you know, when you are a kid, everybody wants to be an actor. I think that everybody wants to be in show business, frankly.
~By Brent Spiner ~


History will tell where I stand in the ranks of Bond villains, I have no control over that.
~By Rick Yune ~


Having marshalled the men in battle order, as shown in the first diagram, you will observe that each party has two ranks of men, on the first of which stand the superior Pieces, and on the next the eight Pawns.
~By Howard Staunton ~


Women may give lip service to wanting husbands who take on an equal role in raising children, but many will pull rank when an important decision, like how to discipline or what baby sitter to hire, has to be made.
~By Pepper Schwartz ~

Read This: Hypocrisy Quotes And Sayings
October 20 ,2021
All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Opportunity Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Opportunity
Expediency Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Expediency
Success Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Success
Rapport Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Rapport
Sensibility Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Sensibility