Quotes by highway
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Frank A. Clark
American politician 1860-1936
A man's conscience, like a warning line on the highway, tells him what he shouldn't do - but it does not keep him from doing it.
American politician 1954-
After two years of hard work and debate, Congress has passed a highway bill that will help fuel our economy by creating roughly 500,000 new jobs, as well as address many critical transportation needs in Ohio and the 18th Congressional District.
English poet 1795-1821
Failure is in a sense the highway to success, as each discovery of what is false leads us to seek earnestly after what is true.
He that cannot decidedly say, ''No,'' when tempted to evil, is on the highway to ruin. He loses the respect even of those who would tempt him, and becomes but the pliant tool and victim of their evil designs.
Anne Sullivan Macy
American teacher 1866-1936
I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief.
American businessman 1931-2013
I've always tried to set some kind of goal. I want to be better than anybody in the banking business, and when I ran the Highway Department in Georgia, I wanted it to be the best in the country. And of course, I have a high sense of public service.
American television personality, disc jockey and model 1983-
If I'm in Malibu driving up and down Pacific Coast Highway, my '68 Dodge Charger usually is what I like to drive.
American columnist 1907-
Modern man drives a mortgaged car over a bond-financed highway on credit-card gas.
American musician 1941-
Oh God said to Abraham, Kill me a son.
Abe says, Man, you must be puttin' me on.
God say, No. Abe say, What?
God say, You can do what you want Abe, but
the next time you see me comin' you better run.
Well Abe says, Where do you want this killin' done?
God says, Out on Highway 61.Source: Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
British author 1713-1768
So long as a man rides his Hobby-Horse peaceably and quietly along the King's highway, and neither compels you or me to get up behind him - pray, Sir, what have either you or I to do with it?
American author 1923-1996
Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is... the highway to success.
Thanks to the interstate highway system, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything.
Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
The best path through life is the highway.
American author and newspaper columnist
The electronics industry expanded rapidly and the seeds for the semiconductor and software revolution were planted. The postwar period also saw the suburbanization of America, the rise of the homeowner, the build-out of the interstate highway system, and the rise of automobile culture. Credit availability expanded dramatically.
American journalist 1960-
The Federal Highway Administration has allowed states to take advantage of a loophole in federal regulations, delaying bridge inspections to every four years instead of the two years normally required.