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He's a million rubber bands in his resilience. ...
by Alan K. Simpson

He's a million rubber bands in his resilience.
- Alan K. Simpson

An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug,
thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts,
in speech or on paper, some style.
- Alan K. Simpson

There is no "slippery slope" toward loss of liberties,
only a long staircase where each step downward must
first be tolerated by the American people and their leaders.
- Alan K. Simpson

He has to do the heavy lifting and the windows and the wash,
and also protect the president.
- Alan K. Simpson

 

If you have integrity, nothing else matters.
If you don't have integrity, nothing else matters.
- Alan K. Simpson

You were doing a sadistic little disservice to your country.
- Alan K. Simpson

Any education that matters is liberal.
All the saving truths, all the healing graces that
distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full
education from a half empty one are contained in that word.
- Alan K. Simpson

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The word liberal distinguishes whatever nourishes the
mind and spirit from the training which is merely practical
or professional or from the trivialities which are no training at all.
- Alan K. Simpson

If a million people say a foolish thing,
it is still a foolish thing.
- Anatole France

Golf is played by twenty million mature American men
whose wives think they are out having fun.
- Jim Bishop

People are stunned to hear that one company has data
files on 185 million Americans.
- Ralph Nader

What's unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million
is that he carries no warranty.
- Bob Verdi

Mr. President, I'm not saying we wouldn't get our hair mussed.
But I do say no more than ten to twenty million killed, tops.
Uh, depending on the breaks.
- the movie Dr. Strangelove

When one may pay out over two million dollars to presidential
and Congressional campaigns,
the U.S.
government is virtually up for sale.
- John W. Gardner

Trees go wandering forth in all directions with every wind,
going and coming like ourselves,
traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day,
and through space heaven knows how fast and far!
- John Muir

Every few seconds it changes - up an eighth,
down an eighth -it's like playing a slot machine.
I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million.
- Ted Turner

I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars,
would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.
- Bette Davis

If I weren't earning $3 million a year to dunk a basketball,
most people on the street would run in the other direction if they saw me coming.
- Charles Barkley

If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem.
If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem.
- J. Paul Getty

This film cost $31 million.
With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.
- Clint Eastwood

There are 80 million moms in the United States.
Forty million stay at home with their children.
- Andrew Shue

At this point in my career, Apollo 13 is a million light years away.
- Kathleen Quinlan

I was lucky enough to see with my own eyes the recent stock-market crash,
where they lost several million dollars,
a rabble of dead money that went sliding off into the sea.
- Federico Garcia Lorca

Nobody heard records of you playing whatever the melody
was on those low strings.
It worked out good, you know, about 25 or 26 million records later.
I guess it worked out alright.
- Lee Hazlewood

There are a million things I can think of that I would I want to do.
Reporting like you, would be one.
A talk show host maybe, also.
I want to do a lot.
- Justin Guarini

But I've been surprised over the years.
I mean, someone told me the other day that maybe 360
million people have played this game in the world.
That's a lot of people.
- Don Bluth

I've kind of fashioned my life after a Slinky.
Bend me in a million shapes, and eventually I'll spring
back to what I originally was.
- Sylvester Stallone

You read a lot about movies with budgets of $25 to 30 million.
Hell, if a studio can piss away that kind of money,
why not let 'em piss on me?
- Roy Scheider

I don't know where Hank Aaron will break Ruth's record
but I can tell you one thing -
ten years from the day he hits it three million people
will say they were there.
- Eddie Mathews

You got to realise that when I was 20 years old,
I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million
dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally.
- Dr. Dre

Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today.
These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian
lives to put on the uniform and serve us.
- Steve Buyer

Newman has it all worked out.
I get a million.
He gets a million two, but that includes $200,000 expenses.
- Lee Marvin

Some of my friends who know me best say they wouldn't
trade places with me for $1 million because of the pace I lead.
- Loretta Lynn

Whether it's on top of a phone booth or a $200 million soundstage,
it's about stories.
- Peter Gallagher

Earth was not built for six billion people all running
around and being passionate about things.
The world was built for about two million people foraging for roots and grubs.
- Doug Coupland

Each year India and China produce four million graduates
compared with just over 250,000 in Britain.
- Gordon Brown

A million thoughts went through my mind.
What little mind I have.
- Fuzzy Zoeller

Today the House has a chance to give 25 million married
couples the best Valentine's Day gift possible,
elimination from the most unfair of taxes,
the marriage tax penalty.
- Jerry Weller

We must think and act like a nation of a billion people
and not like that of a million people.
Dream, dream, dream!
- Abdul Kalam

My doctor asked me how many golf balls I had hit in my career.
I'm lying there in bed calculating somewhere between
four and five million golf balls I had hit to do that on my body.
- Greg Norman

Manufacturers employ more than 14 million Americans
doing what Americans do best,
making things, building things, transforming raw materials into finished products.
- John Engler

But how does it feel to plug into a system that's say,
a million times as smart as a person.
- Rudy Rucker

I reckon this could mean another 10 million at the box office.
- Blake Edwards

Myspace alone has just over 80 million users and ranks
as the sixth most popular English language website
and the eighth most popular site in the world.
- Mike Fitzpatrick

It was a decent New Year's, but it took a million officers to make it so.
- Zane Grey

There's a million new people in the studio every day
creating new stuff so I really had to be on my toes
with this one so I could get it out before somebody else could.
- Willa Ford

In 1862, Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act,
a bill opening one half million square miles of territory
in the western United States for settlement.
- Peter Agre

Fifty years after half a million gypsies were exterminated
in the Second World War -
thousands of them in Auschwitz -
we're again preparing the mass killing of this minority.
- Antonio Tabucchi

Fable is more historical than fact, because fact tells
us about one man and fable tells us about a million men.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Man has made 32 million laws since the Commandments
were handed down to Moses on Mount Sinai...
but he has never improved on God's law.
- Cecil B. DeMille

I was the only Black person on the set.
It was unusual for me to be in a circumstance in which
every move I made was tantamount to representation of 18 million people.
- Sidney Poitier

The Postal Service delivers mail six days a week to
nearly 140 million addresses.
Every year this number increases by 2 million.
- Joe Baca

So more than 8 million people lost their jobs.
It's going to take a significant push on our part and
time before that comes down.
I don't anticipate it coming down rapidly.
- Austan Goolsbee

Computer: a million morons working at the speed of light.
- David Ferrier

I need three million dollars to make a low-budget,
intellectual, artistic, exciting, erotic movie with a great soundtrack.
- Ray Manzarek

A million years went by quick.
- Carlton Fisk

I am one of the million or more male residents of the United Kingdom,
who a year ago had no special yearning towards military life,
but who joined the army after war was declared.
- Patrick MacGill

I don't know if there was even a hundred million dollars in the whole country!
- Sylvia Sidney

Collecting intelligence information is like trying
to drink water out of a fire hydrant.
You know, in hindsight It's great.
The problem is there's a million dots at the time.
- Louis Freeh

It is inconceivable to me that a million or three million
or half a million human beings will think and feel
precisely the same way on any single subject.
- Chaim Potok

We asserted ourselves as a music community,
and showed legislators that music is positive.
Especially if you've sold 300 million records worldwide and pay taxes.
- Krist Novoselic

You can't eat fish.
It's 6,000 parts DDT per million all over the world,
not counting radiation.
- Dick Dale

Today there are about 40 million retirees receiving benefits;
by the time all the baby boomers have retired,
there will be more than 72 million retirees drawing
Social Security benefits.
- Tony Snow

And I'm a slow writer: five, six hundred words is a good day.
That's the reason it took me 20 years to write those
million and a half words of the Civil War.
- Shelby Foote

If the boy and girl walk off into the sunset hand-in-hand in the last scene,
it adds 10 million to the box office.
- George Lucas

People have said I'm the candidate of anger.
Well, we have a right to be angry.
We lost 3 million jobs.
We lost our place as the moral leader of the world.
- Howard Dean

I think what we need is a more welcoming mode from
the people who put on a hundred million country-western shows on television.
How about a monthly jazz show?
- Sonny Rollins

The company accountant is shy and retiring.
He's shy a quarter of a million dollars.
That's why he's retiring.
- Milton Berle

Contaminated food is a major cause of diarrhea,
substantially contributing to malnutrition and killing
about 2.2 million people each year,
most of them children.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland

On our show, I've only reached out and touched about 55 guys.
I think there's still about 40 million.
- Carson Kressley

As of 2002, two million Latino adults had been diagnosed with diabetes.
- Xavier Becerra


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