Cabinet Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Cabinet Quotes

#1. I have never commented on a caucus issue or a shadow Cabinet issue, and I'm not about to start now. - Author: David Cunliffe
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#2. Critics might contend that putting former private-sector CEOs in the president's Cabinet places the fox in the henhouse. But it's unlikely such executives would expose themselves to the headaches if they weren't genuinely motivated by the call to service. - Author: John Sununu
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#3. I believe that creature is a changeling: she is a perfect cabinet of oddities. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#4. [On her use of quotations:] When a thing has been said so well that it could not be said better, why paraphrase it? Hence my writing, is, if not a cabinet of fossils, a kind of collection of flies in amber. - Author: Marianne Moore
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#5. Cell phones, like the other social media constructs of our time, encourage the collecting of so-called friends and contacts similar to how my grandmother used to collect teacups and put them on display in her china cabinet. Only now, the teacups are people, and the china cabinet is Facebook. - Author: Penny Reid
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#6. Few of the university's sons had been distinguished in the nation's life--there had been an obscure President of the United States, and a few Cabinet members, but few had sought such distinction: it was glory enough to be a great man in one's State. Nothing beyond mattered very much. - Author: Thomas Wolfe
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#7. 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. - Author: Joe Eszterhas
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#8. Yeah, Montague tried to do us during break," said George.

"What do you mean, 'tried'?" said Ron quickly.

"He never managed to get all the words out," said Fred, "due to the fact that we forced him headfirst into that Vanishing Cabinet on the first floor. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#9. Anyone who has ever scanned the bookshelves of a new girlfriend or boyfriend- or peeked inside his or her medicine cabinet- understands this implicitly; you can learn as much - or more - from one glance at a private space as you can from hours of exposure to a public face. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#10. Every cabinet minister gets a mission statement from the Prime Minister. - Author: Brian Mulroney
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#11. I understand that computers, which I once believed to be but a hermaphrodite typewriter-cum-filing cabinet, offer the cyber literate increased ability to communicate. I do not think this is altogether a bad thing, however it may appear on the surface. - Author: David Mamet
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#12. I guess I'm not that metrosexual. My bathroom cabinet is hardly overflowing with products. I only really have my stuff for shaving. I can't honestly say I moisturise, though I probably should. - Author: Clive Owen
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#13. When I warned them [the French] that Britain would fight on alone whatever they did, their generals told their Prime Minister and his divided Cabinet, In three weeks England will have her neck wrung like a chicken. Some chicken! Some neck! - Author: Winston Churchill
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#14. The man who thrusts his manners upon me does as if he were to insist on introducing me to his cabinet of curiosities, when I wished to see himself. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#15. I laughed and it almost felt good. "Is that a dig at my liquor cabinet?"
Cam smiled. "That wasn't liquor, it was swill. And that wasn't a cabinet, it was a drawer. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#16. I want it to be as beautiful as possible, even if it's inside the box. A great carpenter isn't going to use lousy wood for the back of a cabinet, even though nobody's going to see it. - Author: Walter Isaacson
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#17. I knew it to be very doubtful whether the Cabinet, Parliament, and the country would take this view on the outbreak of war, and through the whole of this week I had in view the probable contingency that we should not decide at the critical moment to support France. - Author: Edward Grey
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#18. When you go to an art gallery you are simply a tourist looking at the trophy cabinet of a few millionaires. - Author: Banksy
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#19. She left behind her giant M, she's not getting my cabinet
-Toby - Author: Jaclyn Moriarty
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#20. The first law I passed in my cabinet was a law eliminating the double salary for the prime minister and the ministers. I have a salary as member of parliament. I don't want a double salary. So it was a very important decision. - Author: Enrico Letta
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#21. That can go in the cabinet, and so can this One Ring. No, don't put it on, you fool! It's dangerous! - Author: Diana Wynne Jones
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#22. I have directed all of my cabinet to work to prepare a transition plan for the incoming administration. - Author: Scott McCallum
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#23. Still enmeshed from the knees down, Vayl flopped off the cabinet before we realized he needed a hand down, falling fast and hard like a penguin who hasn't bought the whole flightless scenario. - Author: Jennifer Rardin
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#24. I want to give a really BAD party. I mean it. I want to give a party where there's a brawl and seductions and people going home with their feelings hurt and women passed out in the cabinet de toilette. You wait and see. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#25. I made a mistake by being ejected from the presidency. Next time, I will choose a Cabinet which will allow me to be life President. - Author: Nelson Mandela
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#26. There is a natural firmness in some minds, which cannot be unlocked by trifles, but which, when unlocked, discovers a cabinet of fortitude. - Author: Thomas Paine
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#27. In politics, the number of women in the cabinet has fallen and, if current poll trends continue and Labour loses a number of marginal seats, the number of female MPs is likely to drop significantly. - Author: Lucy Powell
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#28. Get a dog biscuit out of that cabinet there," Mr. Jones told Denny.
Denny found a box of Milk-Bones and took one out.
Mr. Jones was picking up his tools. Denny held the bone out to him.
"Give it to him, not me," said Mr. Jones. "Do I look like I want a Milk-Bone? - Author: Jackie French Koller
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#29. 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. - Author: Viktor Yanukovych
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#30. In his first year as president he received 1,881 letters, not including internal correspondence from his cabinet, and sent out 677 letters of his own. This - Author: Joseph J. Ellis
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#31. Previously, gay life had seemed a merry series of cabinet reshuffles and rearrangements, in which everyone was single for a time, then paired off for a time. If you stood still with a welcoming smile on your face, sooner or later somebody would come over and sit on it. - Author: Philip Hensher
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#32. A man who is ill-adjusted to the world is always on the verge of finding himself. One who is adjusted to the world never finds himself, but gets to be a cabinet minister. - Author: Hermann Hesse
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#33. 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. - Author: Hideki Tojo
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#34. When a Cabinet Minister who is sacked for telling lies is re-appointed, in the face of every constitutional convention, only for the same man to be sacked again from the same Cabinet for the same offence by the same Prime Minister no wonder the public are cynical about politics. - Author: William Hague
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#35. It seemed Paris somehow managed to absorb all the beautiful things the rest of the world discarded; it was a sparkling and bejeweled box of lost treasures, a wondrous cabinet that hummed with soft horn harmonies played against a grand piano's minor chords. - Author: Toby Barlow
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#36. When I appointed the Minister of the Environment to major cabinet status, the Planning and Priorities committee, the signals that that sent through Ottawa were major, because that's what the bureaucracy understands. - Author: Brian Mulroney
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#37. There is definitely a mood in the party for making sure that two cabinet heavyweights we have got, who come from different traditions, different sides of the EU referendum campaign, Theresa May and Michael Gove - it would be right to put them to the party in the country. - Author: Nicky Morgan
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#38. Men who pay their tailors never amount to anything, they never even become Cabinet ministers. - Author: Honore De Balzac
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#39. So I stuck that in the back of my mental filing cabinet too, under the drawer labeled: Unthinkable. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#40. I've laid down the law, though, to everyone from now on about anything that happens: no matter what time it is, wake me, even if it's in the middle of a Cabinet meeting. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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#41. A lot of people like cabinet making; people are intrigued by it. Women in particular like cabinet making. They like it more than men do - the men are not really interested in the cabinet making. - Author: Peter Temple
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#42. I think prime ministers, I actually think Cabinet ministers should be subject to intense scrutiny, I think that's in the public interest, even if some of the allegations made aren't right and so on, and they have to correct the record, it doesn't matter. - Author: Alexander Downer
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#43. The Secretary of Hygiene or Physical Culture will be far more important in the cabinet of the President of the United States who holds office in the year 2035 than the Secretary of War. - Author: Nikola Tesla
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#44. I like thinking of the writer as a kind of curator; the collection as curiosity cabinet - in a non-demeaning, non-objectifying sense - but an array, a set of offerings. - Author: Leslie Jamison
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#45. First things first, though, I thought, and headed straight for the liquor cabinet. Times like this call for straight scotch, no rocks. - Author: Susan Toy
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#46. 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. - Author: Tim Vine
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#47. In your telephone call, you [Malcolm Turnbull]said that neither you nor the Cabinet would be supporting my nomination. When I asked the reasons for this, you said that neither you nor the Cabinet has the view that I had the qualifications for the position [of UN's secretary-general]. - Author: Kevin Rudd
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#48. Families, when a child is born Want it to be intelligent. I, through intelligence, Having wrecked my whole life, Only hope the baby will prove Ignorant and stupid. Then he will crown a tranquil life By becoming a Cabinet Minister. - Author: Stephen King
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#49. Oh the pointing again. They're screwdrivers! What are you going to do? Assemble a cabinet at them? - Author: Warrior Doctor
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#50. You would sail the kitchen cabinet into the night and anchor the wood to the seafloor. You would drown with the diamond, not float with the ring. - Author: Matt Petronzio
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#51. But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction. It is an endeavor toward better understanding. - Author: Marc Bloch
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#52. Grime is not like messiness or some fingerprints on a cabinet; it takes a long time to accumulate. - Author: Roz Chast
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#53. My heart, as I closed the cabinet and rose to my feet, was a small dead creature. If I could bury it in the woods, I would. - Author: Lauren Myracle
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#54. He's a cabinet minister and his mother was a cook. My father was a doctor and I'm a cook. Perhaps I passed him on the way down, or did he pass me on the way up? - Author: John Mortimer
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#55. It was time for the mirror pep talk.
"Okay, Maggie," I said to myself after my shower, wiping the steam off the medicine cabinet.
"You could eat these kids for breakfast. You won't, though, because that would be cannibalistic and
wrong. - Author: Robin Benway
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#56. The jewel of faith is always put in the cabinet of a good conscience. - Author: Thomas Watson
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#57. A comfortable mattress matters to me. A fresh coat of paint matters to me. Under-cabinet lighting matters to me. I do not want them to matter to me. But - Author: Erin Loechner
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#58. Physically, Echo Spring is nothing more than a nickname for a liquor cabinet, drawn from the brand of bourbon it contains. - Author: Olivia Laing
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#59. I decided to make pictures of fragments, images that would spill off the canvas instead of recede into it like a medicine cabinet. I wanted to find images that were in a 'nether-nether-land': things that were a little out of style but hadn't reached the point of nostalgia. - Author: James Rosenquist
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#60. Without even intending it, there is that little shiver of a moment in time preserved in the crystal cabinet of the mind. A little shiver of internal space. That's what I was looking for. - Author: Allen Ginsberg
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#61. President Bush, Secretary of State Rice, and several cabinet level officials have visited Alabama's Gulf Coast in recent days to tour the devastation and to offer their continuing support and prayers for everyone affected by the storm. - Author: Jo Bonner
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#62. Every woman with a career has to make sacrifices when it comes to her children. It's no different with me, as a political activist, than with businesswomen, of which there are thankfully more and more in Russia. Or a female cabinet minister. - Author: Nadezhda Tolokonnikova
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#63. Fletch then kisses me on the forehead before opening the cabinet under the coffeemaker to grab placemats and napkins. Retrieving these items is his job because I kind of don't like to bend. I also refuse to carry anything heavier than my purse. - Author: Jen Lancaster
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#64. The inhabitants of Coventry, for example, continued to imagine that their sufferings were due to the innate villainy of Adolf Hitler without a suspicion that a decision, splendid or otherwise, of the British War Cabinet, was the decisive factor in the case. - Author: Martin Caidin
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#65. I feel fortunate that, by the age of 40, I had crammed in an entire political career.I had been in the Cabinet and been leader of the party, so now I can branch out into other things ... it is a very liberating feeling. - Author: William Hague
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#66. So she will," said the Dowager. "You'll see that young man in the Cabinet before very long. Such a handsome couple on a public platform, and very sound, I'm told, about pigs, and that's so important, the British breakfast-table being what it is. - Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
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#67. For me, Mama's cabinet had been full of mysteries and secrets to be puzzled out, like an adventure. For them it had been full of memories. And I had broken all of them. - Author: Stephanie Burgis
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#68. We further decree that the Senate of the United States elect a prominent Democrat as their presiding officer, to act as President until the next election, and to reconstruct the Cabinet according to our wishes hereafter to be declared. - Author: Joshua A. Norton
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#69. John Quincy Adams resolved to the discipline of rejecting argument for argument's sake would he sees that a fellow cabinet member is trying to draw him in to debating proposals the president will already reject. - Author: Paul C. Nagel
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#70. It has been said that England invented the phrase, 'Her Majesty's Opposition'; that it was the first government which made a criticism of administration as much a part of the polity as administration itself. This critical opposition is the consequence of cabinet government. - Author: Walter Bagehot
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#71. What's an alligator?" Kaz asked. He'd never seen a figure like the one Claire projected onto the cabinet wall. "It's a reptile that lives in Florida," Claire explained. Kaz didn't know what Florida was, either. - Author: Dori Hillestad Butler
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#72. If people can't abide by the confidentiality of the cabinet room, then they should leave the cabinet. - Author: Ian Macfarlane
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#73. I would love to get a Moonman! I'd put it next to my other awards. I don't have a cabinet right now; they're just kind of all around my flat, one next to the TV, one in the bedroom. So, I'd have to build a cabinet. - Author: Ed Sheeran
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#74. The 1850s proved to be the decade of the most prolific patent litigation in America's history. Lincoln himself was involved, as well as his most three prolific cabinet members: Chase, Seward and Stanton. - Author: Darin Gibby
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#75. I like to think about the bestseller list as, "This is the medicine cabinet of a very sick country." Let me look and see what they're reading that isn't nourishing them. - Author: Sandra Cisneros
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#76. It is important to me that everybody who has been hurt know that the sorrow I feel is genuine: First and most important, my family; also my friends, my staff, my Cabinet, Monica Lewinsky and her family, and the American people. I have asked all for their forgiveness. - Author: William J. Clinton
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#77. Sophie opened one sleepy eye. A chink of light had found its way through a gap in the bedroom curtains and was falling on her face. She felt her husband slide his cold body down under the duvet and raised her head. She spotted a steaming mug of tea on her beside cabinet. - Author: Michael Hambling
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#78. 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. - Author: Stockwell Day
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#79. When God saw that people, instead of turning to God, were turning to the medicine cabinet, God made himself available in the medicine cabinet. - Author: Zalman Schachter-Shalomi
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#80. The real desk isn't one with four legs and a filing cabinet. It's the space of time that you stake out every day and the will with which you defend it. - Author: Josh Ritter
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#81. If I had to resign every time the Cabinet disagrees with me, I could not last as a Defense Minister one week. - Author: Moshe Dayan
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#82. I've been intrigued by 'Le Monde' ever since work took me to Paris once, and I noted that on a day when there was some huge worldwide story, the paper led its front page on some cabinet changes in Turkey. It implied a magnificent disdain for the quotidian folderol of mere news. - Author: Simon Hoggart
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#83. As PM, you have got to do everything from chairing the Cabinet to ceremonial things. You have also got to do the nitty gritty. I do get stuck into the detail. - Author: David Cameron
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#84. I like to think of my house as nothing more than a glorified console for my television; the ultimate stereo cabinet. - Author: Drew Carey
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#85. Who when examining in the cabinet of the entomologist the gay and exotic butterflies, and singular cicadas, will associate with these lifeless objects, the ceaseless harsh music of the latter, and the lazy flight of the former - the sure accompaniments of the still, glowing noonday of the tropics. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#86. The most powerful medicine is at the end of your fork, not at the bottom of your pill bottle. Food is more powerful than anything in your medicine cabinet! - Author: Mark Hyman, M.D.
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#87. The profound paradox is that the great man became more confident in his approach to others, including the man of his own Cabinet, but he recognized that his major confidence was not himself but in Another. - Author: Elton Trueblood
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#88. I grew up with a very privileged background. My father served as one of the cabinet ministers in Arroyo's government, and he's been a congressman for many years, and he's running again. - Author: Miguel Syjuco
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#89. I have no ambitions to be a cabinet minister, or prime minister. I wouldn't wish being prime minister on my worst enemy. - Author: Louise Mensch
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#90. I choose the most qualified people. We need to run more women in parties in ridings where they can be elected. That's what I really focused on, so that we have more women to select for cabinet, potentially. - Author: Christy Clark
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#91. A minister's (cabinet member's) function was not to DO the work but to see that it got done. - Author: Barbara W. Tuchman
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#92. On the whole, as we readily acquiesce in the acknowledgment that the field and the cabinet are the proper spheres assigned to our Masters and our Lords, may we also deserve the dignified title and encomium of Mistress and Lady in our kitchens and in our parlours. - Author: Deborah Sampson
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#93. When a parent dies, a filing cabinet full of all the fascinating stuff also ceases to exist. - Author: David Mitchell
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#94. I had a dream about you. I opened your chest like a cabinet, it had doors, and when I opened the doors, I saw all kinds of soft things inside you--teddy bears, tiny fuzzy animals, all these soft, cuddly things. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#95. The Englishmen is at his best on the links and at his worst in the Cabinet. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#96. As a young woman in politics, it also gives me great pleasure to see additional female cabinet representation here today. You know, these are very high levels of representation for women around the cabinet table and I think that that's something that's very important to me. - Author: Michelle Rempel
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#97. Im happy to volunteer for the American Red Cross Celebrity Cabinet. The Red Cross is an organization that responds to those in need and it is an honor to help them with the lifesaving role they play everyday in communities nationwide. - Author: Peyton Manning
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#98. Japan has a low crime rate, unless you count the fact that approximately every fifteen minutes the entire Cabinet gets indicted for taking bribes. - Author: Dave Barry
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#99. I'm no optimist", she said as she opened the cabinet door. " I'm just a realist who smiles too much. - Author: Tiffany Reisz
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#100. I think of reading as like a medicine cabinet. - Author: Sandra Cisneros
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