Cabinets quotes:

  • Are all Cabinets congeries of little autocrats with a super-autocrat presiding over them? -- Beatrice Webb
  • But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction. It is an endeavor toward better understanding. -- Marc Bloch
  • No matter what time it is, wake me, even if it's in the middle of a Cabinet meeting. -- Ronald Reagan
  • It all begins with the initial tone coming from the cabinet, but EQ at the board is very important. -- Scott Putesky
  • Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets, on grounds other than personal liking. -- George Eliot
  • I can tell you where my Tonys are. They're in a beautiful place in my living room, in a glass cabinet. -- Chita Rivera
  • If I had to resign every time the Cabinet disagrees with me, I could not last as a Defense Minister one week. -- Moshe Dayan
  • Frankly, Governor Romney in his career has created more jobs than the entire Obama cabinet combined, so he could actually talk about it. -- Newt Gingrich
  • Lillian Gish thought that there should be a cabinet position for the arts and I think she was right. I think she was right. -- Fay Wray
  • The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are they opened, but treasures are poured out before thee. -- Akhenaton
  • Note the three most important Cabinet positions. Rice said that it was better to find the weapons of mass destruction than to see a mushroom cloud. -- Andrew Greeley
  • The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq. -- Spencer Bachus
  • The Party of the Regions has won a convincing victory. We are ready to undertake responsibility for forming the Cabinet and we are calling on everyone to join us. -- Viktor Yanukovych
  • The progress of freedom depends more upon the maintenance of peace, the spread of commerce, and the diffusion of education, than upon the labours of cabinets and foreign offices. -- Richard Cobden
  • See that the President, the Cabinet and staff are informed. If cut out of the information flow, their decisions may be poor, not made, or not confidently or persuasively implemented. -- Donald Rumsfeld
  • Don't have a high school diploma? You're in my Cabinet. Why? For 200 years, a lot of Cabinets have existed in our government. Powerful men. Well-educated. So let's try something totally new. -- Dick Gregory
  • I am accordingly ready; I have pressed as many Cabinet papers into trunks as to fill one carriage; our private property must be sacrificed, as it is impossible to procure wagons for its transportation. -- Dolley Madison
  • But I feel convinced, and I venture even to prophesy in this regard, that the time will come when there will also be a minister of peace in the cabinet, seated beside the ministers of war. -- Fredrik Bajer
  • I always said that you can use the same vehicle although the driver will change, or the same vehicle to go for the race. It's a different driver, this is exactly what's happening to the cabinet. -- Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
  • A diplomat had been kidnapped, a cabinet minister had been kidnapped, they were under threats of murder. The police forces were rather tired. After a whole week, we were unable to find those that had effected the kidnappings. -- Robert Bourassa
  • Now, most dentist's chairs go up and down, don't they? The one I was in went back and forwards. I thought 'This is unusual'. And the dentist said to me 'Mr Vine, get out of the filing cabinet. -- Tim Vine
  • On October 18, 1941, I suddenly received a mandate from His Majesty to form a new cabinet. This was completely unexpected, and when I was summoned to the Imperial Palace I thought I would be questioned on the army's point of view -- Hideki Tojo
  • There are Americans will find it difficult to believe that the Prime Minister can simply impose candidates on ridings, and can so efficiently move individuals out of private life and into the Cabinet with virtually no resort to the electorate. -- Stockwell Day
  • Canada evolved within the British Empire: it inherited the Parliamentary system, the Cabinet system and all the other features of the British constitutional system which had been in place, for the most part, for several centuries before Canada was even thought of. -- Stockwell Day
  • And the inner dynamics of Hollywood are like politics. Say you give a script to a group of executives - they all sit around, afraid to voice an opinion, saying nothing, waiting to know what the consensus is. Just like focus groups, opinion polls or a cabinet. -- Joe Eszterhas
  • You know, my dad served in the President's Cabinet after his time as a governor. He told me he enjoyed being governor a lot more. Now, I understand why. If I do my job well, I can make a difference in people's lives and I can help our children realize their dreams. -- Mitt Romney
  • Once in a Cabinet we had to deal with the fact that there had been an outbreak of assaults on women at night. One minister suggested a curfew; women should stay home after dark. I said, 'But it's the men who are attacking the women. If there's to be a curfew, let the men stay home, not the women. -- Golda Meir
  • Maybe we're all cabinets of wonders. -- Brian Selznick
  • Maybe we are all cabinets of wonders. -- Brian Selznick
  • I built all the speaker cabinets myself. -- Mike Gordon
  • I am the Secretary of Secrecy. I've got filing cabinets and safe's full of Shh! -- Jarod Kintz
  • Medicine cabinets are dangerous. Those doors, man. They'll just spring on you like a ninja. -- Barry Lyga
  • I think the grotesque can inspire intimacy (it draws us in) as well as awe, like the cabinets of curiosities. -- Anna Journey
  • In all countries with a settled bureaucracy people used to say: The cabinets come and go, but the bureaus remain. -- Ludwig von Mises
  • Matte or satin sheen scuffs up very easily. So, unless you have it professionally done, definitely paint shelves or cabinets with something with a higher sheen. -- Emily Henderson
  • The cabinets of the sick and the closets of the dead have been ransacked to publish private letters and divulge to all mankind the most secret sentiments of friendship. -- Alexander Pope
  • The progress of freedom depends more upon the maintenance of peace, the spread of commerce, and the diffusion of education, than upon the labors of cabinets and foreign offices. -- Richard Cobden
  • I did a load of medicine cabinets a long time ago and I named them after Sex Pistols songs. I suppose I must be getting old if I'm naming work after Philip Larkin poems. -- Damien Hirst
  • I have tennis shoes with little rhinestones that I slip on if I exercise. But I always wear heels, even around the house. I'm such a short little thing, I can't reach my kitchen cabinets. -- Dolly Parton