In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them resources to look at the deficiencies in the economy in the regional areas, so they can address themselves to that.
By : John Prescott
It is critical that parents and other trusted adults initiate conversations with kids about underage drinking well in advance of the first time they are faced with a decision regarding alcohol.
By : Xavier Becerra
Hell is an outrage on humanity. When you tell me that your deity made you in his image, I reply that he must have been very ugly.
By : Victor Hugo
Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, "Shake well before using." That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.
By : Vance Havner
You have to allow a certain amount of time in which you are doing nothing in order to have things occur to you, to let your mind think.
By : Mortimer Adler
I attempt to write a good novel. Whether it is literature or not is something that will be decided by the ages, not by me and not by a pack of critics around the globe.
By : Elizabeth George
Four months after we finished shooting, I'd been in New Orleans shooting another movie and my agent and I were having a bite to eat - actually in London - and he's sitting there and goes, 'Wow, I just can't believe how ripped you are.'
By : Ryan Reynolds
It is hard for a black man to just be himself. We spend so much time in defense of something that is indefensible because there is nothing to defend.
By : Kevin Eubanks
God speaks to me not through the thunder and the earthquake, nor through the ocean and the stars, but through the Son of Man, and speaks in a language adapted to my imperfect sight and hearing.
By : William Lyon Phelps
The greatest of all the Sioux in my time, or in any time for that matter, was that wonderful old fighting man, Sitting Bull, whose life will some day be written by a historian who can really give him his due.
By : Buffalo Bill
You can't rely on luck. I've had some stages in my career where I've said we're going to wing it, and we've always ended up in trouble.
By : George Thorogood