That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time.
In the infancy of societies, the chiefs of state shape its institutions; later the institutions shape the chiefs of state.
Bill Clinton is not my Commander in Chief.
I put a lot into it, and when I am done playing, I plan on going undercover and then being the sheriff or chief of police somewhere, either Miami or Orlando, I don't know yet.
There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible.
Looking back, my life so far seems like one long obstacle race, with me as its chief obstacle.
We need a commander in chief not a professor of law standing at a lectern - the lectern.
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom.
Although in our country the Chief Magistrate must almost of necessity be chosen by a party and stand pledged to its principles and measures, yet in his official action he should not be the President of a part only, but of the whole people of the United States.
The chief condition on which, life, health and vigor depend on, is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties, increases its energy, and attains the fulfillment of its destiny.
I was known as the chief grave robber of my state.
Don't blame the marketing department. The buck stops with the chief executive.
The Secretary of Defense is not a super General or Admiral. His task is to exercise civilian control over the Department for the Commander-in-Chief and the country.
To teach how to live without certainty and yet without being paralysed by hesitation is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy, in our age, can do for those who study it.
A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says 'I was beaten,' he does not say 'My men were beaten.'
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others' company.
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
With the greater part of rich people, the chief enjoyment of riches consists in the parade of riches.
I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse.
During my time we had two chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, at different times of course, on the bridge, both of whom asked my permission to sit on the captain's chair.
The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
The forgotten man... He works, he votes, generally he prays, but his chief business in life is to pay.
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
The chief internal enemies of any state are not spies nor saboteurs nor the paid agents of foreign governments. They are, on the contrary, those myriads of public officials who betray the trust imposed upon them by the people.
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