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Orders Quotes

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There are times, sir, when men of good conscience
cannot blindly follow orders.
- Captain Picard, STAR TREK: The Next Generation

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leading by example creates a degree of
loyalty and overall success
that cannot be achieved through
issuing orders from a lofty office.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The claim "I was only following orders" has been used
to justify too many tragedies in our history.
- Captain Picard of the television series
STAR TREK: The Next Generation

Oh no, I can't do anything to the death.
Doctor's orders. You see, I have this ulcer condition,
and death is the worst thing for it.
- the movie Love and Death

 

In the 9th grade I began my first wage work for the
West Side Drug store delivering prescriptions and sundries
on my bicycle to customers who called in orders.
- Vernon L. Smith

We got orders to strike the Marshall and Gilbert Islands.
We had a task force with the Enterprise.
We had two or three cruisers and probably eight or 10 destroyers.
- Barney Ross

Plants and minerals are bound to predestination.
The faithful is only bound to the Divine orders.
- Muhammad Iqbal

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Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a
man who has been used to sensible women.
They are two distinct orders of being.
- Jane Austen

I'm the original take-orders girl.
- Judy Garland

Week by week my orders grew, and the flat of the old
mill soon assumed a very busy aspect.
- James Nasmyth

The man who never makes a mistake always takes orders from one who does.
No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his
or her own way is without enemies.
- Daisy Bates

I deplore the need or the use of troops anywhere
to get American citizens to obey
the orders of constituted courts.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I received orders from Congress to proceed to Charleston in South Carolina,
for the purpose of Co'operating with General Lincoln
in the defense of that Capitol.
- Abraham Whipple

The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship
is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later;
in a dictatorship you don't have to waste your time voting.
- Charles Bukowski

In 2003, the value of Airbus's orders was more than
twice as much as Boeing's.
- Norm Dicks

We have developed overlays for the keys of the cash
registers with the help of the Braille Institute,
so that blind crew members can take orders and help our guests.
- Carl Karcher

I carried out my orders until arrested.
I had no sense that I was spying, and I ask that this
be taken into account in deciding my verdict.
- Witold Pilecki

Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given,
but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority,
not a self-control which enhances our self-respect.
- Bruno Bettelheim

It even has the same phraseology as the English orders of knighthood,
companions and this sort of thing.
- George Woodcock

Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack.
We give it orders which make no sense.
- Henry Miller

Reasonable orders are easy enough to obey;
it is capricious,
bureaucratic or plain idiotic demands that form the habit of discipline.
- Barbara Tuchman

Of course the orders all converge backward in time,
to different degrees.
- George G. Simpson

The army is under orders to defend every place.
- Helmut Kohl

The result showed the wisdom of your orders.
- John Bigelow

By the time a bartender knows what drink a man will have before he orders,
there is little else about him worth knowing.
- Don Marquis

Promoting the interaction of orders remains one of the most difficult,
but crucially important, challenges we face concerning
our national market system.
- Arthur Levitt

There are more active volcanoes beneath the sea than
on land by two orders of magnitude.
- Robert Ballard

America will always side with those whom she can direct,
give orders to and have those orders obeyed.
- Louis Farrakhan

Manage yourself first and others will take your orders.
- David Seabury

Every theory is a self-fulfilling prophecy that orders
experience into the framework it provides.
- Ruth Hubbard

Anytime a person goes into a delicatessen and orders
a pastrami on white bread,
somewhere a Jew dies.
- Milton Berle

The practice of putting women on pedestals began to
die out when it was discovered that they could give
orders better from there.
- Betty Grable

Issue the orders Sir, and I will storm Hell.
- Anthony Wayne

A friend in the War Office warned me that I was in Kitchener's black books,
and that orders had been given for my arrest next time I appeared in France.
- Philip Gibbs

Your position never gives you the right to command.
It only imposes on you the duty of so living your life
that others can receive your orders without being humiliated.
- Dag Hammarskjold

The McCarthy boys, at the proper moment,
gave orders to fire upon the advancing enemy.
- Buffalo Bill

If any foreign minister begins to defend to the death a "peace conference,"
you can be sure his government has already placed its
orders for new battleships and airplanes.
- Joseph Stalin

Although the Internet makes it seem as if you have
a direct connection to the securities market,
you don't.
Lines may clog; systems may break; orders may back-up.
- Arthur Levitt

There is no person in this room whose basic rights
are not involved in any successful defiance
to the carrying out of court orders.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

In Gaul were two orders, the nobility and the priesthood,
while the people, says Caesar, were all slaves.
- John Lothrop Motley

I've no idea what Eddie Irvine's orders are,
but he's following them superlatively well.
- Murray Walker

No human creature can give orders to love.
- George Sand

The fact of the matter is, most of our orders are not supersized.
Less than five per cent are supersized -
that's never mentioned.
The whole issue has been supersized itself.
- Jim Cantalupo

The fellow who never makes a mistake takes his orders from one who does.
- Herbert Prochnow

When an actor plays a scene exactly the way a director orders,
it isn't acting.
It's following instructions.
Anyone with the physical qualifications can do that.
- James Dean

An extraordinary affair.
I gave them their orders and they wanted to stay and discuss them.
- Duke of Wellington

A Cannibal is a person who walks into a restaurant and orders a waiter.
- Morey Amsterdam

I don't think I could be a foot soldier.
I don't know if I could take orders too good.
I'm a little lazy.
- Benicio Del Toro

As a result of that, America desires a moderate Islam;
an Islam that America can control; an Islam that America
can give direction to and give orders to its leaders.
- Louis Farrakhan

My mental faculties remained in suspended animation
while I obeyed the orders of the higher-ups.
This is typical with everyone in the military.
- Smedley Butler

We have never really had absolute privacy with our
records or our electronic communications -
government agencies have always been able to gain access
with appropriate court orders.
- Dorothy Denning

The Vichy government was under occupation and carried
out the orders of the German occupier.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

The old sergeant from headquarters treats me like a
son and takes the greatest pride in whatever I do or write.
He regularly assigns me now to certain doors,
and I always obey orders like the little gentleman that I am.
- Richard H. Davis

I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism
doesn't occur from taking orders,
but rather from people who through their own willpower
and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea.
- Thor Heyerdahl

Both our senses and our passions are a supply to the
imperfection of our nature;
thus they show that we are such sort of creatures as
to stand in need of those helps which higher orders of creatures do not.
- Joseph Butler

I think in the corridors of power these dangerous kinds
of orders are issued in a much more vague way,
passed down two or three levels of command before they're given to the assassin.
- Eddie Campbell

Third, we could, while denouncing them both as illegal,
have acquiesced in them both and thus remained neutral with both sides,
although not agreeing with either as to the righteousness
of their respective orders.
- George William Norris

Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders,
without attempting to form any opinion of your own
regarding their propriety.
Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king;
and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil.
- Horatio Nelson

Jewish fundamentalism is teaching that Jews can fight
with guns and with civil war,
against being relocated off the West Bank,
and disobey the orders of their government.
That is the call to jihad, to several kinds of jihad.
- Arthur Hertzberg

About the only thing that I'll probably end up doing
is I made this amplifier with Peavey.
It's in the manufacturing stages right now,
and there are a lot of orders that we just got for it.
- Dweezil Zappa

South Koreans who have seen and praised the mass games
should remember the hardship of tearful children.
Teachers drive them hard with curses and orders to repeat and repeat.
When the children return home in the evening,
they can hardly walk.
- Kim Il-sung

The police officers, so far as discipline,
organization, pay, and orders were concerned,
came exclusively under the German Reich police system
and were in no way connected with the administration
of the Government General.
- Hans Frank

It is made the duty of every Commanding Officer in the Department,
to arrest and send to these Headquarters,
under guard, every officer or soldier who may be found absent from his command,
without the regular leave in writing,
prescribed by Regulations and General Orders.
- John H. Morgan

On a Chinese film you just give orders,
no one questions you.
Here, you have to convince people, you have to tell
them why you want to do it a certain way,
and they argue with you.
Democracy.
- Ang Lee

She's in a situation she tried to, that's what's complicated.
She followed orders; she called off the raid.
This is a dangerous situation.
Somebody in DC police went ahead and started.
- Julianne Moore

Then, all of a sudden, he stopped and nobody heard
from him or got a response to orders.
At this point Rod Walker looked him up and found he
was living in a commune and seemed to be dropping out of the hobby.
- Fred Davis

We can all be proud of our men and women in the military
who are following their orders,
carrying out their missions and sacrificing so much
to give the Iraqi people a chance for a more peaceful and prosperous future.
- Ron Kind

Rations were scarcely issued, and the men about preparing supper,
when rumors that the enemy had been encountered that
day near Gettysburg absorbed every other interest,
and very soon orders came to march forthwith to Gettysburg.
- Joshua Chamberlain

I may be wrong in that, but not I think in putting the questions.
In our modern democracy the government needs not a
unanimous but a general support for war before it orders our forces to fight.
- Douglas Hurd

I had a teacher in art school who said something about
the only works he really enjoyed seeing or found much
in were works where he had a sense that a discovery
was made in the course of making this object.
I like to hold to that as my marching orders.
- Martin Mull

The Hungarian ministry begged the king earnestly to
issue orders to all troops and commanders of fortresses in Hungary,
enjoining fidelity to the Constitution,
and obedience to the ministers of Hungary.
- Lajos Kossuth


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