Top 100 Front Line Sayings

#1. What is the cost of replacing and bringing up to speed one of your managers, supervisors, or front-line employees who left because they were frustrated with your organization's leadership?

Liz Weber

Front Line Sayings #27920
#2. If America were in a just war I'd volunteer for the front line. I'd do the shuffling and win the war.

Muhammad Ali

Front Line Sayings #54872
#3. With a nation at war against terrorism and our men and women on the front line defending our homeland from abroad, resources need to be prioritized and allocated properly.

Jeff Miller

Front Line Sayings #65203
#4. I want people on the front line to be proud of what they're doing and give themselves permission to finish things in ways that they can be proud of.

Satya Nadella

Front Line Sayings #68448
#5. As managers rise up the hierarchy, a host of situational forces come to bear on them which can easily undermine their respect for the people on the front lines, and hence cause them to disregard the value in front-line ideas.

Dean M. Schroeder

Front Line Sayings #70979
#6. I thank heaven for a man like Adolf Hitler, who built a front line of defense against the anti-Christ of Communism.

Frank Buchman

Front Line Sayings #72704
#7. You see, when there is danger, a good leader takes the front line. But when there is celebration, a good leader stays in the back room. If you want the cooperation of human beings around you, make them feel that they are important. And you do that by being humble.

Nelson Mandela

Front Line Sayings #88262
#8. I see nothing but a world of ruins, where a kind of front line is possible only in the catacombs.

Julius Evola

Front Line Sayings #106480
#9. What a place to put a city, right on the front line of absolute zero. No wonder a cow burned it down.

Mark Helprin

Front Line Sayings #135257
#10. Everyone knows what can happen to soldiers who are in front line units.

Richard Engel

Front Line Sayings #170843
#11. Artists have always been the front line; that's part of our responsibility. But a lot of the big actors come out, they get slammed, and then they retreat.

Mark Ruffalo

Front Line Sayings #172712
#12. Every employee can affect your company's brand, not just the front-line employees that are paid to talk to your customers.

Tony Hsieh

Front Line Sayings #174510
#13. Each and every Notary Public plays a crucial role in combating identity theft. They serve as our front line of defense and the public is safer because of the job they do.

Ken Salazar

Front Line Sayings #191547
#14. I want to make Seoul the front line of the new South Korea. Seoul is sleeping, and I want to wake it up.

Chung Mong-joon

Front Line Sayings #274375
#15. The church is not a dormitory for sleepers, it is an institution for workers; it is not a rest camp, it is a front line trench.

Billy Sunday

Front Line Sayings #288778
#16. Where in the world would I rather be than on the front line of history?

Lynsey Addario

Front Line Sayings #291852
#17. In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S. troops be removed from front line combat positions in Iraqi cities and towns, turning over daily security patrols, interactions with citizens, and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves.

Peter DeFazio

Front Line Sayings #316552
#18. When we did a lot of that Motown stuff there were four of us on the front line. When we started the evening we'd start from one end of the band and just go along. The lead singer would change all the time. That's the first time that I actually managed to put it into a record.

Roy Wood

Front Line Sayings #353474
#19. The universities only ought to turn out men who are experts in the Holy Scriptures, men who can become bishops and priests, and stand in the front line against heretics, the devil, and all the world. But where do you find that?

Martin Luther

Front Line Sayings #397458
#20. I don't miss being a reporter as a job, but I do miss the everyday interaction with the front line of law enforcement. I still have a cadre of cops who keep me up to date, but I don't have the access I used to.

Michael Connelly

Front Line Sayings #427757
#21. If you ask amateurs to act as front-line security personnel, you shouldn't be surprised when you get amateur security.

Bruce Schneier

Front Line Sayings #463781
#22. They told me I'd never probably see the front-line area.

Jessica Lynch

Front Line Sayings #516091
#23. The gas-cylinders had by this time been put into position on the front line. A special order came round imposing severe penalties on anyone who used any word but "accessory" in speaking of the gas. This was to keep it secret, but the French civilians knew all about the scheme long before this.

Robert Graves

Front Line Sayings #550860
#24. I had grown tired of standing in the lean and lonely front line facing the greatest enemy that ever confronted man
public opinion.

Clarence Darrow

Front Line Sayings #571075
#25. I always thought the front line was the bookstores. And bookstores around America, around the world did astonishingly well. They held the line. They didn't chicken out. You know, they defended the book. They kept it in the front of the store.

Salman Rushdie

Front Line Sayings #571377
#26. I think there's always satisfaction that comes from digging in and telling a story and being on the front line and writing about it. I think there's a venue available if you look. Even print journalism is in good shape in areas.

Cameron Crowe

Front Line Sayings #579782
#27. Of front-line importance among the most contagious and enduring traits of the leaders of nations and of all callings is that of spotless character.

John Mott

Front Line Sayings #625802
#28. I'm on the front line and I am a rapper.


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#29. The ones who were negotiating are now on the front line of this intifada, because they found that the negotiations didn't give them the minimum of their rights.

Hassan Nasrallah

Front Line Sayings #700284
#30. Against ignorance there is no front line. Against viciousness no border can hold. It breeds as readily behind your back as elsewhere.' 'What

Steven Erikson

Front Line Sayings #706872
#31. The front[line] of wars is increasingly non-human eyes peering down on our perceived enemies from space, guiding missiles toward unseen targets.

Zainab Salbi

Front Line Sayings #719741
#32. [about sex and being married] It's like being the National Guard, we may not be seeing as much action as the front line, but we are living to fight another day.

Jeff Foxworthy

Front Line Sayings #767502
#33. Find your own authentic leadership style; your own unique way of listening to, helping and engaging with your front line. Challenge the often formidable psychological distance between basement and boardroom. Your people will thank you, and so will your customers.

Chris Van Gorder

Front Line Sayings #836061
#34. The hyperfast-moving, wired-up, reengineered, quality-obsessed organization will succeed or fail on the strength of the trust that its managers place in the folks working on the front line.

Tom Peters

Front Line Sayings #856071
#35. When it comes to our public services, decentralisation means giving power back to those on the front line - our doctors, nurses, teachers and physiotherapists, and our locally elected officials.

Charles Kennedy

Front Line Sayings #910129
#36. I'm not driven to get back into politics. It's not on my top five things to do before I die, but saying that, I may be in politics in the next year or the next ten years. I've been on the front line for 12 years, four in state government, eight on the national level.

J. C. Watts

Front Line Sayings #920138
#37. My father - I once asked him what was his greatest achievement. He said his greatest achievement was that he fought in five wars in the infantry, always on the front line, and never hurt anybody.

Etgar Keret

Front Line Sayings #923805
#38. Have you thanked a front-line employee for carrying around a great attitude ... today?

Tom Peters

Front Line Sayings #1017515
#39. Domestic violence is the front line of the war against women.

Pearl Cleage

Front Line Sayings #1024758
#40. After years of operating in a top-down manner that emphasizes control and conformance, organizations are rife with obstacles to bottom-up ideas that front-line staff are forced to overcome.

Alan G. Robinson

Front Line Sayings #1033632
#41. I wanted to continue doing my work, but I had to figure out how. And so what I have basically come up with is that I still go to Afghanistan and Iraq and South Sudan and many of these places that are rife with war, but I don't go directly to the front line.

Lynsey Addario

Front Line Sayings #1048483
#42. The launch of phase 1 Ebola vaccine studies is a first step in developing a vaccine that could be licensed and used in the field to protect not only the front line health care workers but also those living in areas where Ebola virus exists.

Anthony Fauci

Front Line Sayings #1065058
#43. It's an odd feeling, knowing someone is trying to kill you. On the front line, you learn quickly that if you're in the path of a bullet, you will get hit.

Ross Kemp

Front Line Sayings #1088002
#44. It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.

Nelson Mandela

Front Line Sayings #1112719
#45. All front-line combat jobs in the infantry, special operations units and elsewhere are now open to women.

Renee Montagne

Front Line Sayings #1172953
#46. Convincing a leader of the value of front-line ideas alone is rarely enough for that person to overcome years of entrenched bad habits and to change his management style.

Dean M. Schroeder

Front Line Sayings #1194848
#47. Moreover, broad plans commensurate with our national purpose and resources would bring conviction of our power to every soldier in the front line, to the nations associated with us in the war, and to the enemy.

Kelly Miller

Front Line Sayings #1244575
#48. I was in the Navy and saw, first-hand, the effects of front-line combat.

Billy Casper

Front Line Sayings #1255175
#49. It is also right that we continue to consult with front line workers and the public to ensure that targets are reasonable and achievable, that measurement regimes are proportionate and that the targets take full account of the other reforms that are under way.

John Hutton

Front Line Sayings #1311242
#50. I fought in Korea, front line. I knew who the enemy were. The enemy were the people who were firing at me. And shooting at me.

Douglas Wilder

Front Line Sayings #1314908
#51. From each one of them rose separate columns of smoke, meeting in a pall overhead, and through the smoke came stabbing flashes of fire as German shells burst with thudding shocks of sound. This was the front line of battle.

Philip Gibbs

Front Line Sayings #1317940
#52. The front-line soldier wants it to be got over by the physical process of his destroying enough Germans to end it. He is truly at war. The rest of us, no matter how hard we work, are not.

Ernie Pyle

Front Line Sayings #1327141
#53. These men were very much in the minority, but of course, being the 'Elect', they expected to be in a minority - the party of redemption. In fact they glorified in the slightness of their numbers, the self-purifying troop of Gideon's army ... stormtroopers in the front line of the Reformation.

Simon Schama

Front Line Sayings #1368504
#54. We're the front line," Danny had told Wade. "On September eleventh, 2001, they didn't call the navy. They didn't call the Marine Corps. They called the policemen and the firemen. We are the soldiers of our community.

Fernanda Santos

Front Line Sayings #1382104
#55. Disarming an idealist was easy. One only needed to ask why the idealist was not on the front line of the particular battle he had chosen.

Viet Thanh Nguyen

Front Line Sayings #1426360
#56. It's all rot that they put in the war-news about the good humour of the troops, how they are arranging dances almost before they are out of the front-line. We don't act like that because we are in a good humour: we are in a good humour because otherwise we should go to pieces.

Erich Maria Remarque

Front Line Sayings #1430631
#57. The front line with ISIS isn't just in Iraq and Syria, it's in Kennedy Airport and the Rio Grande. Border security is national security.

Ted Cruz

Front Line Sayings #1445942
#58. We are not, indeed, in the front-line, but only in the reserves, yet in every face can be read: This is the front, now we are within its embrace.

Erich Maria Remarque

Front Line Sayings #1462748
#59. Magnum photographers were meant to go out as a crusade ... to places like famine and war and ... I went out and went round the corner to the local supermarket because this to me is the front line.

Martin Parr

Front Line Sayings #1514070
#60. Across organizations in services, manufacturing, healthcare and government, eighty percent of an organization's improvement potential lies in front-line ideas.

Alan G. Robinson

Front Line Sayings #1525786
#61. Conlan could not wrench his gaze away as the legionaries in the distance lost cohesion and closed in on each other, their formation compromised no space to fight, many on the front line turned to take flight.

Jason K. Lewis

Front Line Sayings #1544160
#62. The biggest battles in human history can only ever be seen through the eyes of the bloke on the front line, and that's by definition a very focused view and one that will vary from individual to individual.

Karen Traviss

Front Line Sayings #1574944
#63. Because above all, we're patriots. We will willingly carry the fight to whoever may be the enemies of the United States of America. We're your front line, unafraid and ready to go in against al Qaeda, jihadists, terrorists, or whoever the hell else threatens this nation.

Marcus Luttrell

Front Line Sayings #1584807
#64. My men are being unmercifully shelled. They cannot hold out if an attack is launched. The firing line and my headquarters are being plastered with heavy guns and the town is being swept by shrapnel. I myself am O.K. but the front line is being buried.

Gordon Bennett

Front Line Sayings #1707785
#65. Problems should be solved on the spot, as soon as they arise. No front-line employee should have to wait for a supervisor's permission

Jan Carlzon

Front Line Sayings #1710431
#66. Valuing public servants would boost morale among those on the front line of implementing government policy.

Charles Kennedy

Front Line Sayings #1718026
#67. Always waiting, waiting to go up to the front line, waiting in the trenches with the whizzbags and shells bursting all around you, waiting for the whistle to send you out over the top and across No-Man's-Land, waiting for the bullet that had name on it.

Michael Morpurgo

Front Line Sayings #1764533
#68. I don't want you on the front line because I don't want you being hurt, you insane bitch!

Suzanne Wright

Front Line Sayings #1776607
#69. It is the same in all wars; the soldiers do the fighting, the journalists do the shouting, and no true patriot ever gets near a front-line trench, except on the briefest of propaganda-tours.

George Orwell

Front Line Sayings #1821992
#70. Ever since I served as an infantryman in the First World War I had a great dislike of people who themselves in ease and safety, issue exhortations to men in the front line.

C.S. Lewis

Front Line Sayings #1835034
#71. Gradually I became aware of details: a company of French soldiers was marching through the streets of the town. They broke formation, and went in single file along the communication trench leading to the front line. Another group followed them.

Ernst Toller

Front Line Sayings #1844461
#72. The number of medals on an officer's breast varies in inverse proportion to the square of the distance of his duties from the front line.

Charles Edward Montague

Front Line Sayings #1871237
#73. In 2008, Barack Obama did get Democrats hyperventilating, whipped up to a creamy froth, while John McCain creaked ahead like a cranky granddad whom Republicans let move to the front of the buffet line, deferring to seniority, as they had in 1996, when Bob Dole turtled to the top of the ticket.

James Wolcott

Front Line Sayings #52946
#74. Love is not like a buffet line where the person in front of you threatens to take too much and leave too little for you. Love is like a muscle; the more it is exercised today, the more it can be used tomorrow.

Harold S. Kushner

Front Line Sayings #53298
#75. Eventually, after seven crop rotations or so, they reached the front of the line.

Brandon Sanderson

Front Line Sayings #67239
#76. For a nation which has an almost evil reputation for bustle, bustle, bustle, and rush, rush, rush, we spend an enormous amount of time standing around in line in front of windows, just waiting.

Robert Benchley

Front Line Sayings #104547
#77. It's a thin line between what we're calling acceptable and not acceptable. As a leader, you're supposed to know when not to cross it. But how do you know? Does the army teach us how to control our emotions? Does the army teach us how to deal with a friend bleeding out in front of you? No.

David Finkel

Front Line Sayings #130413
#78. As your older brother, it's my sacred duty to save you from yourself."
She brings her fists down on the table, making all the dinner plates jump. "The ONLY reason you're fifteen minutes older than me is because you cut in front of the line, as usual!

Neal Shusterman

Front Line Sayings #140511
#79. In front of us was not a line but a fortress position, twenty miles deep, entrenched and fortified, defended by masses of machine-gun posts and thousands of guns in a wide arc. No chance for cavalry!

Philip Gibbs

Front Line Sayings #143464
#80. Somewhere along the line, a concert became a variety show. It was no longer enough for four dudes to play together in front of some guitar amps. Costume changes, an army of dancers, and Broadway theatrics suddenly became standard for a 'concert.'

Shawn Amos

Front Line Sayings #200592
#81. A line, a short line, stumbles off into the morning. Thirty two men.

Erich Maria Remarque

Front Line Sayings #244025
#82. In theater, you're in charge of your performance, and at the end of the day you're the one who gets credit because you're in front of the audience doing it, and in film and TV it's the director who gets to decide when to cut to you on a line, which take he uses.

Jonathan Groff

Front Line Sayings #291580
#83. I've wanted to do some sort of acting stuff down the line, but modeling is a good way to get comfortable in front of the camera.

Patrick Schwarzenegger

Front Line Sayings #330424
#84. Detective Lincoln knocked, said, "McGrath had serious encryption on his computer. We're going to have to send it out." "Send it to Quantico," I said. "I'll try to get it moved to the front of the line." "Right away," Lincoln said, and he left.

James Patterson

Front Line Sayings #334557
#85. That's one component: rather than creating job-training pipelines that put these kids at the back of the line for the last century's pollution-based jobs, we need to be creating opportunities for them to be at the front of the line for the new clean and green jobs.

Van Jones

Front Line Sayings #338440
#86. It simply isn't fair for senators to cut to the front of the line when seniors around the country have been forced to wait for hours to get a flu shot.

Dick Durbin

Front Line Sayings #350990
#87. I would drink and drink and then at 3 o'clock in the morning take anything that was put in front of me. And I'd sometimes be disappointed when conventional things were put in front of me. Like, I'd do a line of something and be disappointed to find it was just cocaine.


Front Line Sayings #353347
#88. Whoever controls the line of scrimmage and wins up front is going to be the winner.

Carson Palmer

Front Line Sayings #422165
#89. I've learned so much from just being in film industry. I definitely want to stay in front of the camera and learn more from as many people as I can. Somewhere down the line, writing, directing and producing would be fantastic.

Nico Tortorella

Front Line Sayings #495096
#90. One can take a neon tube and simply paint it black on the front. So it would read as a black letter or a line, but it would also read as neon because there would be light coming from behind that black letter.

Glenn Ligon

Front Line Sayings #519326
#91. If you think about it, every single species is endangered. Homo sapiens at the front of the line, mosquitoes and lawyers at the back.

Henry Rollins

Front Line Sayings #600733
#92. Somehow, though, and I'm sure you've met people like this, he was able to appear as merely part of the background, even if he was standing at the front of a line. He was always just there. Not noticeable. Not important or particularly valuable.

Markus Zusak

Front Line Sayings #644378
#93. He writes Before I die I want to and draws a line. He writes it again. Then he writes it a dozen more times. After we fill these up, we can keep going on the front of the building and down the other side. It's a good way to figure out just why we're here.

Jennifer Niven

Front Line Sayings #714069
#94. I lived in Beverly Hills for years. I always had a line, 'I hate the rich.' From what I witnessed after living there for 15 years, these people just don't raise their kids. I used to see the lineup of cars in front of the schools and it was all the nannies.

Andrew Dice Clay

Front Line Sayings #715582
#95. When I go in front of an audience, I'll admit I sometimes have a certain amount of fear in me, because maybe the people are not going to accept what I'm doing today. That's bad for any artist, especially if what you're doing is not in line with what's happening today.

Jimmy Rushing

Front Line Sayings #758183
#96. Back the, my life was mostly pieces-tire swings and lemonade, dogwood petals drifting down and going brown in the grass. Cotton dresses, bedsheets flapping on the line. An acre of front porch. A year of hopscotch rhymes.

Brenna Yovanoff

Front Line Sayings #768244
#97. Mount Batten jumped up from his chair and ran yelling across the living room. He broke through the yellow crime scene tape across the front door like a finish line and kept on running. Sharon

Tim Dorsey

Front Line Sayings #771087
#98. I've always felt we weren't physical enough on the back line. Now there's a no - parking sign in front of our net.

Dean Lombardi

Front Line Sayings #813202
#99. The success I had as a player, or the career I had as a player, is often based on the guys you play beside, the guys you play with. Playing on the offensive line, you're only as good as your weakest guy up front. I was blessed to play with a lot of guys for a long time.

Russ Grimm

Front Line Sayings #814202
#100. My first commercial was an Old Navy commercial where I stood in line in front of a club, and Fran Drescher was in it.

Amber Stevens

Front Line Sayings #833162

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