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#1. I have been in Congress for more than a half century. I have lived through times of fear and times of hope. Of despair and of achievement. I have seen our government at its best, but today I fear that we see our government at its worst. - Author: Robert Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Robert Byrd
#2. When I was small, my parents came back from Tijuana, and my dad bought me a very small acoustic guitar. I loved it. I started making up my own songs right away. - Author: Diane Warren
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#3. It is money, money, money! Not ideas, not principles, but money that reigns supreme in American politics. - Author: Robert Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Robert Byrd
#4. My mom's voice filtered through my thoughts as I stopped in front of the Robert Byrd Science Building, out of the breath from racing up the steepest, most inconvenient hill in history. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Jennifer L. Armentrout
#5. I was shown mold, leaking pipes, exposed asbestos insulation, broken toilets, cracked floors, malfunctioning heating units, feces bubbling up from the sewer pipes in the basements. I had seen better government buildings in the slums of Tijuana. Neven and the boys from 23 told me it was bad but what I was seeing was worse than the Baghdad fire department, which actually got more than one hundred fifty million dollars from the United States government, while Detroit got zero. - Author: Charlie LeDuff
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Charlie LeDuff
#6. I am hopeful that Antarctica in its symbolic robe of white will shine forth as a continent of peace as nations working together there in the cause of science set an example of international cooperation. - Author: Richard E. Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Richard E. Byrd
#7. No woman has ever stepped on Little America and we have found it to be the most silent and peaceful place in the world. - Author: Richard E. Byrd
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#8. Do not run a campaign that would embarrass your mother. - Author: Robert Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Robert Byrd
#9. [Immigrants] who come from anywhere there is hunger, unemployment, oppression, and violence and who clandestinely cross the borders of countries that are prosperous, peaceful, and rich in opportunity, are certainly breaking the law, but they are exercising a natural and moral right which no legal norm or regulation should try to eliminate: the right to life, to survival, to escape the infernal existence they are condemned to by barbarous regimes entrenched on half the earth's surface. If ethical considerations had any pervasive effect at all, the women and men who brave the Straits of Gibraltar or the Florida Keys or the electric fences of Tijuana or the docks of Marseilles in search of work, freedom, and a future should be received with open arms. - Author: Mario Vargas-Llosa
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Mario Vargas-Llosa
#10. Easter's nearly here, now -
Sing, world, sing! - Author: Nancy Byrd Turner
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Nancy Byrd Turner
#11. Rhyannon Byrd has a gift for beautiful, sensual storytelling. - Author: Cheyenne McCray
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Cheyenne McCray
#12. With an utterly foreign sense of desperation, he did something that he'd never, in all his thirty-three years, thought he would do. He tripped her. - Author: Rhyannon Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Rhyannon Byrd
#13. Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror. - Author: Byrd Baggett
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#14. I can take any series of numbers and turn it into music, from Bach to bebop, Herbie Hancock to hip-hop. - Author: Donald Byrd
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#15. What I had not counted on was discovering how closely a man could come to dying and still not die, or want to die. That, too, was mine; and it also is to the good. For that experience resolved proportions and relationships for me as nothing else could have done; and it is surprising, approaching the final enlightenment, how little one really has to know or feel sure about. - Author: Richard E. Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Richard E. Byrd
#16. but remember there is a fine line between youngish and old. - Author: Adrianne Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Adrianne Byrd
#17. What has happened in the last generation is that Tijuana has become a new Third World capital - much to the chagrin of Mexico City, which is more and more aware of how little it controls Tijuana politically and culturally. In addition to whorehouses and discos, Tijuana now has Korean factories and Japanese industrialists and Central American refugees, and a new Mexican bourgeoisie that takes its lessons from cable television. - Author: Richard Rodriguez
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#18. The last UN weapons inspectors left Iraq in October of 1998. We are confident that Saddam Hussein retains some stockpiles of chemical and biological weapons, and that he has since embarked on a crash course to build up his chemical and biological warfare capabilities. Intelligence reports indicate that he is seeking nuclear weapons ... - Author: Robert Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Robert Byrd
#19. I'm Bertie Byrd. I rent your house since you don't live here anymore." "Did you say Dirty Bird?" He laughed out loud. "Oh, that's a good one, Mr. Fortney. I never heard that one before. A real knee-slapper. Where's the key? - Author: Dolores Wilson
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Dolores Wilson
#20. We're living in what used to be Mexico, and there's this very fluid border feeling. You go a little bit south of Tijuana, for instance, into Ensenada, and it still seems kind of borderlike. And you go much farther, suddenly the prices are lower, the prostitution is different, the commerce is different, everything feels more "Mexican." - Author: William T. Vollmann
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#21. So much of what I create has been due to the influence of Miles Davis and Donald Byrd, and so many of those that have passed on. Their music, their legacy lives on with the rest of us because we are so highly influenced by their experience and what they have given us. - Author: Herbie Hancock
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#22. I'm like the moon," he started, "the hidden side of the moon. Not seen because it don't want to be seen. Everyone knows ther's is shadow there, but no one looks. It's like that with me, Byrd. I'm part illuminated, part in shadow-and that part that shines is all you ever wanted to see. But it kept getting smaller, and now it's dark. I'm a new moon now, Byrd. All there is, is shadow. Can you still see me? Do you still love me? - Author: Suzanne Palmieri
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Suzanne Palmieri
#23. He's the meanest one. We call him..Byrd the Turd - Author: Marthe Jocelyn
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Marthe Jocelyn
#24. I wanted to be able to talk about my work at the dinner table and hold my head up on Sundays when my wife and I led our children into the Brentwood Presbyterian Church, where I was an elder. I did have a wild side, and I showed it every time I walked through the front door and my littlest child, Carrie Beth, made me dance to Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass's hit song "Tijuana Sauerkraut. - Author: Dick Van Dyke
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Dick Van Dyke
#25. If you promise the moon, be able to deliver it. - Author: Byrd Baggett
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Byrd Baggett
#26. All of us must remember that in this world we have to do a lot of things we do not want to do and that the doing of these things makes better people of us. - Author: Harry F. Byrd, Sr.
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Harry F. Byrd, Sr.
#27. When Byrd came out of there, he had written a lot things while he was in the hospital. - Author: Billy Eckstine
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Billy Eckstine
#28. The military authorities say uniforms must be preserved at all costs, but that means manhandling patients who are in agony. Cut them off, says Sister Byrd, and she's the voice of authority here, in the Salle d'Attente, not some gold-braid-encrusted crustacean miles away from blood and pain, so cut they do, snip, snip, snip, snip, as close to the skin as they dare. - Author: Pat Barker
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Pat Barker
#29. What people think about you is not supposed to matter much, so long as you yourself know where the truth lies; but I have found out, as have others who move in and out of newspaper headlines, that on occasion it can matter a good deal. For once you enter the world of headlines you learn there is not one truth but two: the one which you know from the facts; and the one which the public, or at any rate a highly imaginative part of the public, acquires by osmosis. - Author: Richard E. Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Richard E. Byrd
#30. It's an incredible dilemma to be an artist of color and to always be in denial about that, saying, 'I'm a choreographer first and then I'm black,' when in fact, that's not the case. I'm black first and then I'm also a choreographer. - Author: Donald Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Donald Byrd
#31. I don't know, scene stealing is something I see as, people look at it, it could be a positive thing, but I really like to think of myself as a team player. It's kind of like one player can make the other teammates better, kind of like Larry Byrd dishing off. - Author: Kevin Dillon
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Kevin Dillon
#32. If the voters really understood what we were up to they'd vote us out of office. - Author: Robert Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Robert Byrd
#33. The guitar chose me. - Author: Charlie Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Charlie Byrd
#34. I watch him start to undress me. The ground moves my feet, but it's my knees that are shaking. The temperature in the room goes up a few degrees. My breathing quickens.
I watch his fingers pick at my tank top. Nicholas slides one hand underneath. He runs his fingers over my torso, presses them against my stomach. They move up and down with each one of my breaths. - Author: Charlotte Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Charlotte Byrd
#35. The human race cannot go forward without liberty. If this be correct, then all people everywhere should strive for liberty. If they achieve liberty, they will get a chance to pursue happiness and perhaps will be able to develop toward the ultimate goal of creation. - Author: Richard E. Byrd
Tijuana Byrd quotes by Richard E. Byrd

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