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The payment made by a manufacturer to a patentee for the privilege of using the patent process, is usually termed, in commercial language, a rent; and under the same head must be ranked all extraordinary qualities of body and mind.
~By Nassau William Senior ~


You can be a rank insider as well as a rank outsider.
~By Robert Frost ~


Grades are almost completely relative, in effect ranking students relative to others in their class. Thus extra achievement by one student not only raises his position, but in effect lowers the position of others.
~By James S. Coleman ~


It is remarkable how many misconceptions there are here about life in the developing world and I think that that knowledge gap has done a lot to contribute to the imbalance quite frankly.
~By Emma Thompson ~


And I maintain good relationships with all the studios so I've never been bullied into any cut, frankly.
~By Ridley Scott ~


You know honestly I think there's a Dracula, a Wolf Man, and a Frankenstein's Monster in all of us. They are sides of our own character so that's why I think we can relate to them in terms of a 'I know how that feels' kind of thing.
~By Richard Roxburgh ~


In Europe the various ranks of society are, like the strata of the earth, fixed and fossilized. There can be no great change without a terrible upheaval, a social earthquake.
~By Josiah Strong ~


I rank myself no higher in the scheme of things than a policeman - whose utility would disappear if there were no criminals.
~By Lord Salisbury ~


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 ~


Frankly, my politics are pretty left of left.
~By Chris Cooper ~


It's easy to kick somebody when they're down. George W. Bush has dealt with more difficult issues than any president since Franklin Roosevelt. And I've told my colleagues it's time that we go stand up for the president.
~By John Boehner ~


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


Those who enjoy their own emotionally bad health and who habitually fill their own minds with the rank poisons of suspicion, jealousy and hatred, as a rule take umbrage at those who refuse to do likewise, and they find a perverted relief in trying to denigrate them.
~By Johannes Brahms ~


A manager should stay as far away as possible from his players. I don't know if I said ten words to Frank Robinson while he played for me.
~By Earl Weaver ~


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 want to sing like Aretha Franklin. Before her I wanted the technical ability of Ella Fitzgerald.
~By Lena Horne ~


My grandfather Frank Lloyd Wright wore a red sash on his wedding night. That is glamour!
~By Anne Baxter ~


Now, a lot of what we are doing right now, quite frankly, is because of what happened on Christmas. Many of the things were kind of in the works. We were already planning, for example, the purchase and deployment of advanced imaging technology. You call them body scanners. We call them AITs (Advanced Imaging Technologies).
~By Janet Napolitano ~


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 ~


Myspace alone has just over 80 million users and ranks as the sixth most popular English language website and the eighth most popular site in the world.
~By Mike Fitzpatrick ~


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 ~


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


I thought, frankly, that it would be more pleasant to write a memoir than it was.
~By Jim Harrison ~


I joined Tommy Dorsey at the Paramount Theater in New York as a singer. I replaced Frank Sinatra.
~By Ken Curtis ~


I am convinced that our movement will be more demoralized and weakened by blind and uncritical admiration than by frank admission of past mistakes.
~By Marie Louise ~


When I drank, I had a very different attitude towards my playing. It was sloppier but I kind of liked it that way. It was like the alcohol was telling my mind what to do.
~By Mick Mars ~


It is unacceptable that disabled veterans in Illinois rank at the bottom of the list when it comes to disability pay. We owe our disabled veterans more than speeches, parades and monuments.
~By Dick Durbin ~


Jesus picked up twelve men from the bottom ranks of business and forged them into an organisation that conquered the world.
~By Bruce Barton ~


The responsibilities which are imposed by rank and privilege and good fortune can... become very onerous indeed.
~By Robert Welch ~


Those are serious questions of war and peace, of freedom or tyranny, whether or not there is ever going to be a hope of us instilling some democratic systems in a part of the world that frankly is breeding hate and destruction directed right at us.
~By Zach Wamp ~


It was a wild time - a time that I don't miss anymore. But then again, I'm 62 years old now and I think that lifestyle would probably put me where Frank's at now.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~


In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


I drank more wine when I wasn't working as much, to be honest.
~By Thomas Keller ~


The voice of God, if you must know, is Aretha Franklin's.
~By Marianne Faithfull ~


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


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 ~


The death tax is unfair, inefficient, economically unsound and, frankly, immoral.
~By Jon Kyl ~


The type of music I like to sing is really those classic songs, those Barbara Streisand, Celine Dion, Frank Sinatra, classics.
~By Jacob Lusk ~


I was supposed to be the antithesis of Frank.
~By Douglas Wilson ~


And I loved Frank Lloyd Wright. I think he was the greatest man I have ever met in my life.
~By Anthony Quinn ~


I was also very lucky to be a teammate of two of the greatest players to have ever played the game. I learned very early on by playing for Frank Robinson and with Henry Aaron that even the greatest players in the game were just one of the guys.
~By Robin Yount ~


The groups, though, were my inspiration way back then. I liked Frankie Lyman and the Teenagers.
~By Eddie Floyd ~


The young patriots now returning from war in Iraq and Afghanistan and other deployments worldwide are joining the ranks of veterans to whom America owes an immense debt of gratitude.
~By Steve Buyer ~


When Richie Cunningham drank too many beers, his parents sat him down and explained their concerns. If you live on this earth, you find out that we are all the same.
~By Henry Winkler ~


If Frank and The Beach Boys got together and did a Super Session album, it would be a gas.
~By Mike Love ~


Art comes to you proposing frankly to give nothing but the highest quality to your moments as they pass.
~By Walter Pater ~


To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment.
~By James Allen ~


There were times I didn't think we would ever make it, even when we were cranking two out a year.
~By Tim LaHaye ~


It's Frank's painting on the cover. We were originally going to use a Salvador Dali painting that we got permission from Salvador Dali to use, and Frank found this one, and it really did fit the music much more.
~By Alice Cooper ~


In the '50s Morris Louis and I were not known, David Smith and Helen Frankenthaler were not much known.
~By Kenneth Noland ~


Frankly, I was surprised at how generous the Japanese press has been to the idea of a foreigner running Sony.
~By Howard Stringer ~


He ate and drank the precious Words, his Spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, nor that his frame was Dust.
~By Emily Dickinson ~


For the first time ever I was taking the family on the road. We stayed with my in-laws, which on life's list of experiences ranks right below sitting in a tub full of scissors.
~By Jeff Foxworthy ~


Well, I'm always working on my comic strip and trying to, you know, keep cranking that out.
~By Alison Bechdel ~


Socially I never was an outsider. I have never thought of the conflict element before frankly, but perhaps it was wanting to belong, and at the same time wanting to retain one's own personality.
~By Carlisle Floyd ~


It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


People have always said - those words, 'too conservative,' is fairly relative. I'm sure that they probably said that about Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin.
~By Sharron Angle ~


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 ~


I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Fear is that thing that keeps you up there on that other plateau. Fear is that thing that just keeps you closed down, and quite frankly, alone.
~By Andrew Shue ~


The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
~By Marcus Aurelius ~


It was not easy to get all my questions answered, frankly.
~By Richard Ben Veniste ~


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 ~


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 replace it by 23 percent tax, a frank, transparent tax embedded in the cost at retail, and everybody gets to takes their whole check home. And the average income earner gets a 50 percent increase in take-home pay.
~By John Linder ~


The others don't like my interviews. And frankly, I don't care much for theirs.
~By Freddie Mercury ~


Every pioneer and musician who could carry a musket went into the ranks. Even the sick and foot-sore, who could not keep up in the march, came up as soon as they could find their regiments, and took their places in line of battle, while it was battle, indeed.
~By Joshua Chamberlain ~


Israel ranks her priorities in the following way: security, land, and water.
~By Bashar al-Assad ~


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.
~By Luke Perry ~


Yesterday in this country we had people die of hunger and malnutrition. In some parts of this country, the infant mortality rate rivals that of sub-Saharan Africa. We have a public education system that ranks below that of almost any other Western nation.
~By Alcee Hastings ~


He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
~By Voltaire ~


It is really quite amazing that all of the folks supporting privatization, from the president on down, keep invoking the name of my grandfather, Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
~By James Roosevelt ~


But I'd have to say Young Frankenstein, which I can watch forever.
~By Jason Schwartzman ~


As far as me knowing if Frank was a genius - in those days, I thought Einstein was the only genius around.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~


I always assume that democracy is the only good form of government, quite frankly, and democracy is always to be preferred.
~By Jeane Kirkpatrick ~


McVeigh's lawyer got him the death penalty, which, quite frankly, I could have done.
~By Jon Stewart ~


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 ~


All men will commence in their present rank and promotion will be open to all men alike, without any distinctions or qualifications, political or otherwise.
~By John Amery ~


Frankly, I thought we would have lost the House by now.
~By Ed Gillespie ~


When Andy died, I just drank to dumb my mind.
~By Maurice Gibb ~


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 ~


Frankly, I mean, sometimes the interpretations I've seen on some of the songs that I've written are a lot more interesting than the input that I put in.
~By David Bowie ~


If I had to rank my skills, I have a long way to go before I can write a good graphic novel.
~By Ted Rall ~


Coffee is a beverage that puts one to sleep when not drank.
~By Alphonse Allais ~


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 ~


My home State of North Carolina ranks 12th in the United States for increased aging population and, according to a national report, 41st in overall health. According to this same report, individuals aged 50+ are the least healthy.
~By Howard Coble ~


Back in the Rat Pack days, we'd take Frank's plane and sit dead center, because of Nancy. We'd watch the Rat Pack in the center ring and you couldn't ask for a better thing.
~By James Darren ~


To be frank, I suspect that today there is little respect for Christianity as source of moral teaching about goodness.
~By Timothy Radcliffe ~


Elections are about choosing sides, but inaugurations are about closing ranks.
~By Ted Kulongoski ~


Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
~By Dan Quayle ~


I will use whatever position I have in order to root out hypocrisy. Democrats have strong moral values. Frankly, my moral values are offended by some of the things I hear on programs like "Rush Limbaugh," and we don't have to put up with that.
~By Howard Dean ~


Frankly, writing poetry for children is plain old fun, and I consider myself blessed to have such a delightful career.
~By Jack Prelutsky ~


I'm not an education expert, and frankly I don't want to make education decisions for our state. But I am experienced at successfully managing organizations, and putting people on a path where they can succeed.
~By Linda Lingle ~


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 ~


My musical development stopped when Frank Sinatra died.
~By Alex Trebek ~


Success isn't measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.
~By Mike Ditka ~


I can no more think of my own life without thinking of wine and wines and where they grew for me and why I drank them when I did and why I picked the grapes and where I opened the oldest procurable bottles, and all that, than I can remember living before I breathed.
~By M. F. K. Fisher ~


Falsity cannot keep an idea from being beautiful; there are certain errors of such ingenuity that one could regret their not ranking among the achievements of the human mind.
~By Jean Rostand ~


We are not a Zappa cover band. We only play Frank's songs that were recorded by the Mothers of Invention and I think a lot of those songs were complex.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~

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April 19 ,2021
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