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Scheme Quotes

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In war as in life, it is often necessary
when some cherished scheme has failed,
to take up the best alternative open,
and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
- Winston Churchill

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Arthur Young's Reflexive Universe - fascinating but
too schematic to fit into my scheme.
The most I could hope for was a sense of the vocabulary
and some possible images.
- James Merrill

The production team's first meeting took place at my house.
I had ideas and a color scheme in mind,
how I wanted the movie to look, because that has to be a real collaboration.
- Debbie Allen

I rank myself no higher in the scheme of things than a policeman -
whose utility would disappear if there were no criminals.
- Lord Salisbury

 

His name, even, is part of the marketing scheme,
I mean, Thelonious Sphere Monk - how can you think
of a better name to fit his style of playing?
- Matthew Shipp

The human's place in the universe will be set in the scheme of evolution,
the product of our biological inheritance.
- Walter Gilbert

All this technology for connection and what we really
only know more about is how anonymous we are in the grand scheme of things.
- Heather Donahue

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Recently though, our State Governments have discussed
instigating a carbon trading scheme -
the details are still to be decided -
and that's an encouraging sign.
- Peter Garrett

The reclamation scheme is both feasible and desirable.
- James Gadsden

Sun's role in the grand scheme of development is to
work on the runtime environment and the APIs.
The tools we produce are much more for systems programmers,
not enterprise developers.
- John Fowler

My only scheme was to be a rapper.
- Eminem

The honor of about 30 million votes remains with the
Iranian nation and no enemy scheme would take away
this dignity and honor from the Iranian nation.
- Ayatollah Khamenei

Social Security is a family insurance program,
not an investment scheme.
- Diane Watson

I know I'm on a small cable reality show.
I'm realistic where I stand in the scheme of things.
- Jai Rodriguez

The fundamental purpose of a novel like Count Julian
is to achieve the unity of object and means of representation,
the fusion of treason as scheme and treason as language.
- Juan Goytisolo

In the scheme of our national government,
the presidency is preeminently the people's office.
- Grover Cleveland

I was taught that the human brain was the crowning
glory of evolution so far,
but I think it's a very poor scheme for survival.
- Kurt Vonnegut

By keeping the annuities, we could build up a national
industry every years as big as the Shannon Scheme.
- Eamon de Valera

A nobler example, because a less personal one,
of the pinch of poverty, is when it prevents the accomplishment
of some cherished scheme for the benefit of the human race.
- James Payn

The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires,
is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.
- Jonathan Swift

If we had failed to pursue the facts as far as they led,
we would have denied the public any knowledge of an
unprecedented scheme of political surveillance and sabotage.
- Katharine Graham

It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love.
This is how the whole scheme of things works.
All good things are difficult to achieve;
and bad things are very easy to get.
- Confucius

I have a scheme for stopping war.
It's this - no nation is allowed to enter a war till
they have paid for the last one.
- Will Rogers

The best scheme of Phonetics is a stiff uncertain thing.
- Thomas Edward Brown

Canadians look down on the United States and consider it Hell.
They are right to do so.
Canada is to the United States what,
in Dante's scheme,
Limbo is to Hell.
- Irving Layton

There is little place in the political scheme of things for an independent,
creative personality, for a fighter.
Anyone who takes that role must pay a price.
- Shirley Chisholm

If they had connived a scheme, and Christ had not been raised from the dead,
where would have been the hardest place on the face
of the earth to convince anyone? In Jerusalem.
- Josh McDowell

Movies are not about the weekend that they're released,
and in the grand scheme of things, that's probably
the most unimportant time of a film's life.
- Quentin Tarantino

Organized religion: the world's largest pyramid scheme.
- Bernard Katz

Circumstances give in reality to every political principle
its distinguishing color and discriminating effect.
The circumstances are what render every civil and political
scheme beneficial or noxious to mankind.
- Edmund Burke

There are very few men and women in whom a Universalist
feeling is altogether lacking;
its prevalence suggests that it must be part of our
inborn nature and have a place in Nature's scheme of evolution.
- Arthur Keith

Thus a man was born into a fixed relation to certain
gods as surely as he was born into a relation to his fellow-men;
and his religion...
was simply one side of the general scheme of conduct
prescribed for him by his position as a member of society.
- William Robertson Smith

Perhaps, more importantly, I think that most human
beings realise only a fraction of the true potential of their minds,
so the spiritual or mystical, the things which remain
mysterious or unexplained have always drawn me to include
them in any scheme for a novel.
- Rose Tremain

Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan:
I describe in the first book all the positions of the
orbits together with the movements which I ascribe to the Earth,
in order that this book might contain,
as it were, the general scheme of the universe.
- Nicolaus Copernicus

I agree that we must expand opportunities for retirement saving,
but we must not undermine this worthy effort with a
flawed privatization scheme that takes the 'security' out of Social Security.
- Mary Landrieu

I guess why the Ocean's films are hard for me is because
on the one hand you have to make sure the performances are there,
but on the other hand it's a film that demands,
to my mind, a very layered and complex visual scheme.
That takes a lot of time to figure out.
- Steven Soderbergh

For my part, I do not feel that the scheme of future happiness,
which ought by rights to be in preparation for me,
will be at all interfered with by my not meeting again the man I have in my mind.
- James Payn

For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest
that holds human associations together.
Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe.
Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
- H. L. Mencken

We are all bound to the throne of the Supreme Being
by a flexible chain which restrains without enslaving us.
The most wonderful aspect of the universal scheme of
things is the action of free beings under divine guidance.
- Joseph de Maistre

Faced with this general consideration it will immediately
be realized on inquiry into the particular position
occupied within this general scheme by the scientific
field of catalysis that it is in the first stages of its development.
- Wilhelm Ostwald

But seriously, I think overall in the scheme of things
winning an Emmy is not important.
Let's get our priorities straight.
I think we all know what's really important in life -
winning an Oscar.
- Ellen DeGeneres

Now I'm having to live with sales of around 50,000 per album -
but I'm pretty content with my place in the general scheme of things,
even if it's meant I don't drive a fancy car and can't afford grand vacations.
- David Knopfler

The most casual examination will reveal the fact that
all the jokes about the horrible results of masculine
cooking and sewing are written by men.
It is all part of a great scheme of sex propaganda.
- Heywood Broun

I think many people are terribly afraid of being demoted
by the Darwinian scheme from the role of authors and
creators in their own right into being just places
where things happen in the universe.
- Daniel Dennett

Congress and the White House are working out their
scheme for pushing through a healthcare 'reform' bill
that has more pages than the U.S.
Constitution has words.
I guarantee you that not a single member of the House
or Senate has a complete understanding of that legislation
any more than they understood all the implications
of the USA PATRIOT Act back in 2001.
- Butch Otter

My way of remaining French was the financing scheme
I used for Quest for Fire,
with Fox funds, since it started as a 100% American production.
The film was not in French and yet was French in style,
reflecting my personality.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud

When the scheme for the construction of a railroad
from Baltimore to the waters of the Ohio River first began to take form,
the United States had barely emerged from the Revolutionary period.
- John Moody

The surest way to return to the people's business is
to listen to the people themselves:
We need to drop this whole scheme of federally controlled health care,
start over, and work together on real reforms at the
state level that will contain costs and won't leave
America trillions of dollars deeper in debt.
- Scott Brown

Folks, the most insidious part of this whole health
care scheme is that all of these vast medical expenditures
will become nothing more than government budget items.
We individuals will no longer exist.
The relationship between a government and citizen will change forever.
- Rush Limbaugh

There are no adequate substitutes for father,
mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect.
No government, no matter how well-intentioned,
can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.
- Gerald R. Ford

My father was the first to see through the schemes of the white man.
- Chief Joseph

Such schemes take money from people who can least afford
to spend it to support an unneeded bureaucracy that
eats money people thought they were providing for education.
- Jesse Helms

In old times people used to try and square the circle;
now they try and devise schemes for satisfying the Irish nation.
- Samuel Butler

The Social Security trust fund is in pretty good shape
today and we should not embark upon risky,
dangerous schemes which will, in fact,
undermine Social Security, such as privatization.
- Max Baucus

A veritable incubator of short cuts,
schemes and devices to overcome the truth.
- David A. Stockman

We want to develop innovative ways to promote savings
so more Americans can save for their future,
but first we need to reject privatization schemes and
work together to strengthen Social Security.
- Debbie Stabenow

On the other hand, all kinds of adventurous schemes
to add security checkpoints to subway and bus systems
have been circulating since the London attacks.
This is nonsense.
No one can guaranty 100 percent security.
- Otto Schily

Therefore, if we are a Nation of laws and a Nation of immigrants,
immigration should occur within a legal framework,
not through the machinations of illegal schemes and
scams that threaten our national security.
- J. D. Hayworth

Likewise, with solar, especially here in California,
we're discovering that the 80 solar farm schemes that
are going forward want to basically bulldoze 1,000 sq. mi.
of southern California desert.
Well, as an environmentalist, we would rather that didn't happen.
- Stewart Brand

Violence does, in truth, recoil upon the violent,
and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.
- Arthur Conan Doyle

The men whose manhood you have broken will loathe you,
and will always be brooding and scheming to strike a fresh blow.
- James Larkin

The Cold War isn't thawing; it is burning with a deadly heat.
Communism isn't sleeping; it is, as always,
plotting, scheming, working, fighting.
- Richard M. Nixon

When It's Darkest, Men See the Stars.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

The majority of men meet with failure
because of their lack of persistence
in creating new plans to take
the place of those which fail.
- Napoleon Hill

How could man rejoice in victory
and delight in the slaughter of men?
- Lao Tzu

If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right.
Men will believe what they see.
- Henry David Thoreau

The problems of the world cannot possibly
be solved by skeptics or cynics
whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities.
We need men who can dream of things that never were.
- John F. Kennedy


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