We have erased segregation in those areas of national life to which Federal authority clearly extends. So doing in this, my friends, we have neither sought nor claimed partisan credit, and all such actions are nothing more -- nothing less than the rendering of justice. And we have always been aware of this great truth: the final battle against intolerance is to be fought -- not in the chambers of any legislature -- but in the hearts of men.
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs.
Certain management policies-stretching of credit resources, for example-may lead to great progress in good conditions; but, like the Grand Prix car in comparison with the Land Rover, they may not be robust enough to survive when the going gets tough.anthony stafford beer
"You will have no credit for your virtue (if you call it such): even your best friends will not believe in it; because it is monstrous, and not to be credited but by those who suffer, from the effects of it, such cruel torments that they know it to be indeed reality."anne brontë
The CDO was, in effect, a credit laundering service for the residents of Lower Middle Class America. For Wall Street it was a machine that turned lead into gold.michael lewis
There is no credit to being a comedian, when you have the whole Government working for you. All you have to do is report the facts. I don't even have to exaggerate.will rogers
A few first rate research papers are preferable to a large number that are poorly conceived or half-finished. The latter are no credit to their writers and a waste of time to their readers.claude elwood shannon
If there be any thing in my style or thought to be commended, the credit is due to my kind parents in instilling into my mind an early love of the Scriptures.Daniel Webster
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Getting along with women, Knocking around with men, Having more credit than money, Thus one goes through the world.
In explaining any puzzling Washington phenomenon, always choose stupidity over conspiracy, incompetence over cunning. Anything else gives them too much credit.charles krauthammer
To his credit, Obama didn't just come to Washington to be someone. Like Reagan, he came to Washington to do something -- to introduce a powerful social democratic stream into America's deeply and historically individualist polity.charles krauthammer
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.robert orben
We tend to think of the stock and bond markets as relatively recent historical phenomena, but, in fact, there have been credit markets since human civilization first took root in the Fertile Crescent.
We credit most our sight; one eye doth please Our trust farre more than ten eare-witnesses.Robert Herrick
If the Nation is living within its income, its credit is good. If, in some crises, it lives beyond its income for a year or two, it can usually borrow temporarily at reasonable rates. But if, like a spendthrift, it throws discretion to the winds, and is willing to make no sacrifice at all in spending; if it extends its taxing to the limit of the people's power to pay and continues to pile up deficits, then it is on the road to bankruptcy.
A trader is trusted upon his character and visible commerce: that credit enables him to acquire wealth. If by secret liens a few might swallow up all, it would greatly damp that credit.
Wit, like money, bears an extra value when rung down immediately it is wanted. Men pay severely who require credit.
We may regard the Prince now as a dead man, he has neither influence, nor credit. They are broken, famished, cut to pieces.
The fundamental defect of fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them.bertrand russell
A leopard does not change his spots, or change his feeling that spots are rather a credit.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.Andrew Carnegie
In the long run an opinion often borrows credit from the forbearance of its patrons.
Kilday, Gregg (November 13, 1973), "Under the Astrodome – Maharaj Ji: The Selling of a Guru, 1973", Los Angeles Times : D1 Maharaj Ji: The thing is, if you write an article, maybe the credit goes to you or not; but if peace is established in the world, definitely there will be a credit for you. And this is the most important point that press reporters usually look for, 'Will we get credit out of this or not?'
And I kid you not, there is no credit music. It's just, for four minutes, her screaming "no" over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and o
When you live on cash, you understand the limits of the world around which you navigate each day. credit leads into a desert with invisible boundaries.Anton Chekhov
What chance has Vulcan against Roberts & Co., Jupiter against the lightning-rod and Hermes against the credit Mobilier? All mythology overcomes and dominates and shapes the forces of nature in the imagination and by the imagination; it therefore vanishes with the advent of real mastery over them.karl marx