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It is a truism that almost any sect,
cult,
or religion will legislate its creed into law if it
acquires the political power to do so.
- Robert A. Heinlein

It is a truism that almost any sect, cult, or religion
will legislate its creed into law
if it acquires the political power to do so,
and will follow it by suppressing opposition,
subverting all education to seize early the minds of the young,
and by killing, locking up, or driving underground all heretics.
- Robert Heinlein

And it has become a kind of a truism in the study of
creativity that you can't be creating anything with
less than 10 years of technical knowledge immersion in a particular field.
- Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

People and places are the source of my work,
both in prose and verse-and this remark is not the truism it seems,
for I do not distinguish as sharply between a place
and a person as most people seem to do.
- Leonard Alfred George Strong

 

Mr. Speaker, the fact of the matter is that the Ten
Commandments are a historical document that contains moral,
ethical, and legal truisms that any person of any religion
or even an atheist can recognize and appreciate.
- Cliff Stearns

Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of the definition
of a marriage as between one man and one woman.
- Randy Neugebauer

Mr. Speaker, high natural gas prices and the summer
spike in gasoline prices serve as a stark reminder
that the path to energy independence is a long and arduous one.
- Judy Biggert

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Mr Speaker, I smell a rat; I see him forming in the
air and darkening the sky;
but I will nip him in the bud.
- Boyle Roche

Mr. Speaker, Delaware River's regional ports handle
approximately 58 million tons of cargo yearly.
- Robert Brady

I love a finished speaker, I really,
truly do I don't mean one who's polished,
I just mean one who's through.
- Richard Armour

I have been in America only once since Mr. Clinton
became your president - as a speaker at the United Nations.
- Mangosuthu Buthelezi

Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker.
That is one of several reasons why it must be given
rein instead of suppressed.
- Anna Quindlen

Mr. Speaker, the time for an increase in the minimum
wage has not just arrived;
it is long overdue.
- Sherwood Boehlert

Mr. Speaker, as a grateful recovering alcoholic of 24 years myself,
I am living proof that treatment does work and that recovery is real.
- Jim Ramstad

Madam Speaker, before being elected to Congress,
I ran a manufacturing business that did a significant
percentage of our sales outside the United States.
- Chris Chocola

While you're writing, you can't concentrate nearly
as well on what the speaker is saying.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Being the first woman speaker and breaking the marble
ceiling is pretty important.
Now it's time to move on.
- Nancy Pelosi

I'm a horrible public speaker.
- Bill Condon

Micing it from two different angles in front of the speaker sounds huge,
and it's so simple.
- Daisy Berkowitz

A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement
speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical
caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
- Robert Orben

The pure work implies the disappearance of the poet as speaker,
who hands over to the words.
- Stephane Mallarme

Mr. Speaker, less than 10 percent of our Nation's children
walk or ride their bicycles to school,
and too many schools continue to invite fast-food vendors into their cafeterias.
- Lois Capps

And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't
see fit to fall in with us,
I say let the general duty law, and all,
go to the devil, sir, and go about our business.
- Christopher Gadsden

For a season, a gifted speaker can inspire with his words,
but for a lifetime John McCain has inspired with his deeds.
- Sarah Palin

Well, they put me in a booth and then did some nice
things to the speaker to make it come out sounding ok.
- Don Knotts

For, if a good speaker, never so eloquent,
does not see into the fact, and is not speaking the truth of that -
is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
- Thomas Carlyle

There is also this benefit in brag, that the speaker
is unconsciously expressing his own ideal.
Humor him by all means, draw it all out,
and hold him to it.
- Miguel de Cervantes

Cobb would have to play center field on my all time team.
But where would that put Speaker? In left.
If I had them both, I would certainly play them that way.
- John McGraw

To suppress free speech is a double wrong.
It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker.
- Frederick Douglass

We, Norton I, do hereby decree that the offices of President,
Vice President, and Speaker of the House of Representatives are,
from and after this date, abolished.
- Joshua A. Norton

Mr. Speaker, in seeking to return to the United Nations,
the Republic of China on Taiwan will once again ask
diplomatic allies to present its case before the United Nations this fall.
- Nick Lampson

In all sincere speech there is power,
not necessarily great power, but as much as the speaker is capable of.
- George Henry Lewes

In words are seen the state of mind and character and
disposition of the speaker.
- Plutarch

Lincoln was the greatest speaker and he was ridiculed for how he looked,
you know?
- Kevin Costner

The sanity of the average banquet speaker lasts about two and a half months;
at the end of that time he begins to mutter to himself,
and calls out in his sleep.
- James Thurber

In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of
his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy
Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.
He may come to regret that decision.
- Karl Rove

Mr. Speaker, we have reached a point in history where
some have forgotten that it is the family,
not the government, that is the fundamental building block of our society.
- Jim Ryun

Mr. Speaker, I agree with those who say that the Global
War on Terrorism is actually a Global War of Ideas
and that terrorism is one of the tactics used in that War.
- Mac Thornberry

I used my mother's radio as a PA system.
I'd take the telephone, the speaking part,
and take those two leads off and lead them into the
radio and the sound would come out of the speaker.
- Les Paul

A good listener truly wants to know the speaker.
- John Powell

If the speaker won't boil it down, the audience must sweat it out.
- Raymond Duncan

Mr. Speaker, our Nation depends on immigrants' labor,
and I hope we can create an immigration system as dependable as they are.
- Luis Gutierrez

Mr. Speaker, genocide is the most potent of all crimes
against humanity because it is an effort to systematically
wipe out a people and a culture as well as individual lives.
- Jerry Costello

Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat.
Sometimes it's filled with wisdom.
Sometimes it's filled with feet.
- Robert Orben

If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth,
is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
- Thomas Carlyle

Mr. Speaker, democracy works best when the American
electorate is engaged and informed.
- Melissa Bean

I never lecture, not because I am shy or a bad speaker,
but simply because I detest the sort of people who
go to lectures and don't want to meet them.
- H. L. Mencken

Then as the years went on and my listening became more deliberate,
I would climb up on an arm of our big sofa to get my
ear closer to the wireless speaker.
- Seamus Heaney

Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident.
- Dale Carnegie

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Peace Corps
as it reached its 45th anniversary on March 1,
2006.
- Solomon Ortiz

And we've also had now the speaker of the Parliament
in Iraq using blatantly anti-Semitic remarks,
saying the Jews and sons of Jews are the problem of
all the violence that's in Iraq.
- Jan Schakowsky

Well, Mr. Speaker, if so many of these Iraqis are ready
to come up and to provide the security,
the police work in the country, then surely there should
be no problem with putting American forces into the
background instead of having them up front.
- Marty Meehan

The American boy starts swinging the bat about as soon as he can lift one.
- Tris Speaker

Mr. Speaker, we are a blessed Nation.
We have not suffered another attack on our soil since September 11,
and we are grateful.
We have killed or captured dozens of members of al Qaeda and the Taliban.
Our military and intelligence forces are working both hard and smart.
- Marsha Blackburn

Madam Speaker, I have spent more than half my life
as a member of the Resources Committee.
In that time I have supported numerous wilderness designations.
In fact, I cannot recall ever opposing a wilderness bill.
- Nick Rahall

In some South Pacific cultures, a speaker holds a conch
shell as a symbol of temporary position of authority.
Leaders must understand who holds the conch that is,
who should be listened to and when.
- Max de Pree

Mr. Speaker, I am deeply concerned that many regions
of this world are suffering from the effects of armed
conflicts with religious aspects.
I believe that the differences of faith are not the
real reason for these conflicts.
- Alcee Hastings

I do not separate Christ from God more than a voice
from the speaker or a beam from the sun.
Christ is the voice of the speaker.
He and the Father are the same thing,
as the beam and the light, are the same light.
- Michael Servetus

It would be useless for any player to attempt to explain successful batting.
- Tris Speaker

The progress in Iraq is still fragile.
And it could still be reversed.
Iraq still faces innumerable challenges,
and they will be evident during what will likely be
a difficult process as the newly elected Council of
Representatives selects the next prime minister,
president, and speaker of the council.
- David Petraeus

Mr. Speaker, our Nation must no longer be complacent
about underage drinking and its alarming consequences.
We must bring this national public health crisis out
of the shadow and into the bright light of a national priority.
- Lucille Roybal-Allard

Mr. Speaker, on September 11, 2001, the United States was attacked,
and Britain stood with us.
This was not only an attack against America,
but against the civilized world; and Britain understood this.
- Vito Fossella

Mr. Speaker, the goal of stem cell research should
be to help our fellow human beings.
The debate on this issue has, unfortunately,
moved into dangerous unethical territory when perfectly
moral alternatives exist.
- Jim Ryun

Mr. Speaker, the Delaware River deepening project is
important for my constituents,
for our region and for the entire nation.
I trust that, when they examine the facts about it,
every one of my colleagues will join me in supporting it.
- Robert Brady

If Obama fails to win reelection, let the blame be
first laid at the door of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi,
who at a pivotal point threw gasoline on the flames
by comparing angry American citizens to Nazis.
- Camille Paglia

The Babe was a great ballplayer, sure,
but Cobb was even greater.
Babe could knock your brains out, but Cobb would drive you crazy.
- Tris Speaker

Luck is the great stabilizer in baseball.
- Tris Speaker

The relationship of the toastmaster to speaker should
be the same as that of the fan to the fan dancer.
It should call attention to the subject without making
any particular effort to cover it.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

Mr. Speaker, from hurricanes and floods in Latin America to earthquakes in Asia,
natural disasters are increasingly becoming a regular
feature of life for large numbers of people around the globe.
- Earl Blumenauer

If you put a baseball and other toys in front of a baby,
he'll pick up a baseball in preference to the others.
- Tris Speaker

A man may lack everything but tact and conviction and
still be a forcible speaker;
but without these nothing will avail...
Fluency, grace, logical order, and the like,
are merely the decorative surface of oratory.
- Charles Horton Cooley


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