Quotes by public-sector

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  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    But the reporter has the responsibility to determine, number one, whether that is true, and number two, to make a judgment as to whether it's in the public interest and whether or not it should be part of the debate.
  • Cassiodorus
    Cassiodorus
    Roman statesman 487-585
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    But who looks for serious conduct at the public shows? A Cato never goes to the circus. Anything said there by the people as they celebrate should be deemed no injury. It is a place that protects excesses. Patient acceptance of their chatter is a proven glory of princes themselves.
    Source: Variae, Bk. 1, no. 27; p. 19
  • Bill Wyman
    Bill Wyman
    English musician, record producer and songwriter 1936-
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    But why is it that in music, anything more than 5 years old - apart from a few hits - is never played on radio to the young public?
  • Anthony Holden
    Anthony Holden
    English writer, broadcaster and critic
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    But, of course, she didn't mean that she was going to retire from public life and only when the Queen removed her HRH some years later did she actually drop a hundred charities and just kept five.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
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    By fostering competition, leveling the playing field, and increasing transparency, we can bring America's health care sector into the 21st century.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    By persistently remaining single, a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation. Men should be more careful.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    By resisting almost any change aimed at improving our public schools, teachers' unions have become a ripe target for reformers across the ideological spectrum.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    Careful economic research has shown public-sector workers receive a level of compensation, pension benefits, and retiree health coverage in excess of what comparable workers in the private sector enjoy. In some instances, the total premium can be 30 percent or higher.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have proceeded from the unmarried, or childless men.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
  • Bill de Blasio
    Bill de Blasio
    American politician 1961-
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    Clearly, Mayor Bloomberg did some things right. I think he did a very good job on public health. He did a very good job on environment. I think he was right to achieve mayoral control of education. I don't think he then applied it the right way.
  • Alan Bennett
    Alan Bennett
    British playwright, screenwriter, actor and author 1934-
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    Closing a public library is child abuse, really, because it hinders child development.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
    Karl Marx
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    Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc., these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents.
  • Andrew Grove
    Andrew Grove
    Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer and author 1936-2016
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    Congress will pass a law restricting public comment on the Internet to individuals who have spent a minimum of one hour actually accomplishing a specific task while on line.
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