Officiating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 633 pages
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Familiar Quotations OfficiatingThe trouble with officials is they just don't care who wins.ndash;Tommy CanterburyHe who is the ruler of men takes non-action as his way and considers impartiality as his treasure. He sits upon the throne of non-action and rides upon the perfection of his officials.ndash;Tung Chung-shuWe who officially value freedom of speech above life itself seem to have nothing to talk about but the weather.ndash;Barbara EhrenreichOfficial dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.ndash;Aldous HuxleyWar is itself a political act with primarily political objects and under the American form of government political officials must necessarily direct its general course.ndash;Captain Dudley W. KnoxThe only artist who does not deserve respect is the one who works to please the public, for commercial success or for official success.ndash;Jacques MaritainI ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people, except for a few public officials.ndash;George MasonBad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.ndash;George Jean NathanThe ordinary man is an anarchist. He wants to do as he likes. He may want his neighbor to be governed, but he himself doesn't want to be governed. He is mortally afraid of government officials and policemen.ndash;George Bernard ShawOfficiating ndash; BureaucracyBureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac

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