Nominating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 429 pages
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Familiar Quotations NominatingThe principles of a free constitution are irrecoverably lost, when the legislative power is nominated by the executive.ndash;Edward GibbonYou will be risking your lives, whilst I will be risking an almost-certain Academy Award nomination for the Best Supporting Actor.ndash;Blazing SaddlesFrom now on, I think it is safe to predict, neither the Democratic nor the Republican Party will ever nominate for President a candidate without good looks, stage presence, theatrical delivery, and a sense of timing.ndash;James ThurberI don't care who does the electing as long as I get to do the nominating.ndash;Boss TweedNominating ndash; CallingWhat we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.ndash;Leo BuscagliaWe call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.ndash;Gilbert ChestertonWhat we call progress is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance.ndash;Havelock EllisThe call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.ndash;Hermann HesseWhat we call a democratic society might be defined for certain purposes as one in which the majority is always prepared to put down a revolutionary minority.ndash;Walter LippmannTo call a man evangelical who is not evangelistic is an utter contradiction.ndash;G. Campbell Morgan

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