Administratives: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 339 pages
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Familiar Quotations AdministrativesNo quality assurance program, whether it be voluntary or imposed can correct frequent mistakes and unreliable performance introduced by insufficient training, inadequate laboratory environment, and poor administrative practices.ndash;William HorwitzThe three major administrative problems on a campus are sex for the students, athletics for the alumni, and parking for the faculty.ndash;Robert Hutchins Use in Literature AdministrativesThe two heavy halls on the lowest level are now called the almonry and the cellar, which is a distinction between administrative arrangements that does not concern us.ndash;Henry Adams in Mont-Saint-Michel And Chartres.Anybody who knows Turkey must be aware that such a reform is impossible: the honest administrative material does not exist in the Ottoman Empire, and the promises of the Porte have been tolerably exemplified since the Crimean war.ndash;Samuel White Baker in Cyprus, as I Saw it in 1879.Felicite acquired from her experience of provincial life, an understanding of money, and that strong tendency to administrative wisdom which enables the provinces to hold their own under the ascensional movement of capital towards Paris.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in Beatrix.In three months Baudoyer will be out of the ministry, either dismissed, or stranded on some other administrative shore.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in Bureaucracy.That it should be the owner of domains was, in Rabourdin's opinion, an administrative contradiction.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in Bureaucracy.Josephus had displayed his administrative talents in these eight months of peaceful government by losing all that had been gained in the four months of the successful rebellion at Jerusalem.ndash;Norman Bentwich in Josephus.My trade as a soldier has led me to an administrative post in a distant land where, apparently, I have deserved well of my King and Country, as they say in the obituaries.ndash;Algernon Blackwood in The Garden of Survival.Consequently, while he was drafting it he also undertook the enormous task of the administrative, judicial, and financial reorganisation of France.ndash;Gustave le Bon in The Psychology of Revolution.Why certain modern Democratic Governments are gradually being transformed into Governments by Administrative Castes.ndash;Gustave le Bon in The Psychology of Revolution.

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