Quotes by public-sector
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American president (7th) 1767-1845
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.
Every kind of service necessary to the public good becomes honorable by being necessary.
Cardinal de Retz
French churchman and writer of memoirs 1613-1679
Every man whom chance alone has, by some accident, made a public character, hardly ever fails of becoming, in a short time, a ridiculous private one.
British filmmaker 1961-
Everything a teenager does, says or looks at, however transitory, contributes to an aggregated virtual self that might one day have consequences for its real-life counterpart. How many of us would keep all our relationships and reputations intact if every transgression, mistake or youthful folly was held in public view?
B. B. King
American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer 1925-2015
Everything I record, I just try to sound like me and come up with songs that suit what I do and then just go for it. I never know what the public's going to like, anyway.
American actor, writer, producer and comedian 1958-
Everything that Bush touches turns to manure in public policy.
Fascism is a European inquietude. It is a way of knowing everything - history, the State, the achievement of the proletarianization of public life, a new way of knowing the phenomena of our epoch.
For a time during the 1980s the Royal Family were not just the most influential family in Britain but probably in Europe and Prince Charles specifically was very much like a defacto Cabinet member and what he said actually had impact on public policy.
American political activist, author and attorney 1934-
For almost seventy years the life insurance industry has been a smug sacred cow feeding the public a steady line of sacred bull.
American politician 1941-
For every $1 billion we invest in public transportation, we create 30,000 jobs, save thousands of dollars a year for each commuter, and dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions.
American attorney and politician 1948-
For far too long the American public and business sector have kept their silence as civil liberties have been whittled away by statutory and regulatory measures.
John Mason Brown
American drama critic and author 1900-1969
Friendship should be a private pleasure, not a public boast. I loathe those braggarts who are forever trying to invest themselves with importance by calling important people by their first names in or out of print. Such first-naming for effect makes me cringe.
American basketball player 1956-
Futurism: This was a movement of intellectuals who wanted to replace tradition with the modern world of machinery, speed, violence, and public relations. It proves that we should be careful what intellectuals wish for, because we might get it.
Andrew William Mellon
American banker and businessman 1855-1937
Give tax breaks to large corporations, so that money can trickle down to the general public, in the form of extra jobs.
Bill de Blasio
American politician 1961-
Going back to high school and college, I believed I would be involved in public service. I literally could not conceptualize anything else.
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