Senior Quotes (88)

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Way before Watergate, senior administration officials hid behind anonymity.

By : Bob Woodward

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I spent some time at White Memorial Medical Center as a senior medical student doing a rotation in surgery

By : Samuel Wilson

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You can think of Hollywood as high school. TV actors are freshmen, comedy actors are maybe juniors, and dramatic actors - they're the cool seniors.

By : Owen Wilson

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I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.

By : E. B. White

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I quit high school on my birthday. It was my senior year and I didn't see the point. This was 1962, and I was ready to make music.

By : Barry White

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As the senior commander in Vietnam, I was aware of the potency of public opinion - and I worried about it.

By : William Westmoreland

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Girls started noticing me a little bit more in senior year, and junior year, and that was weird.

By : Shane West

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By my senior year in high school, I was friends with every group.

By : Shane West

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Speaking of tax fairness, it was Senator Kerry who voted to increase the income tax on senior citizens on Social Security, earning as little as $32,000 a year.

By : Bill Weld

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Among seniors, Social Security is the sole source of income for 26 percent of nonmarried women.

By : Diane Watson

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I had a lot of success from the start. I never really was tested for long periods of time. I got my first professional job while I was a senior in college. I signed with the William Morris Agency before I graduated.

By : Denzel Washington

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Medicare and Social Security have created the healthiest and most financially secure generation of senior citizens in American history.

By : Jim Walsh

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And because of these programs like Medicare, Medicare prescription drugs, Social Security, we now have the healthiest and wealthiest group of senior citizens that the world has ever seen. This is a continuing commitment to that.

By : James T. Walsh

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Believing that no one is better than the other. You know I grew up in the South. My senior year there was a very big racial tension.

By : Herschel Walker

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In the last 17 years of his working life, my father was finally rewarded with having landed a great job as first, a maintenance engineer, and then a senior locksmith with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

By : Tony Visconti

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One of the nice things about the Senior Tour is that we can take a cart and cooler. If your game is not going well, you can always have a picnic.

By : Lee Trevino

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We must ensure that today's seniors' benefits are rock solid and find a solution that fixes Social Security for the next generation that is just entering the workforce.

By : John Thune

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I know of no serious proposals that would change the way Social Security operates for today's seniors.

By : Mac Thornberry

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Medicare debates in Congress should result in better Medicare benefits for all our nation's seniors. We're not asking for special treatment for rural America, just a fair deal.

By : Bennie Thompson

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Some of the money from the senior players goes to helping out the younger kids. It is from the players' pool, the fines for being late and so on. Some will go to something like the tsunami appeal and some to helping out young players.

By : John Terry

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Everything depends on a good job - strong families, strong communities, the pursuit of the American dream, and a tax base to support schools for our kids and services for our seniors.

By : Bob Taft

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It's good to give seniors more choices and more options, let them choose a plan that's best for them and target assistance to the lowest income people.

By : John Sununu

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I'm older. There's some sort of seniority. As a matter of fact, the seniority ebbs as you get older.

By : Meryl Streep

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In 1975 I decided that there was no future in flying (airline jobs were impossible to get, and who wants a job where you are judged only by seniority?) and headed off to grad school.

By : W. Richard Stevens

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It is important to note that there are no age limitations on who can donate organs and tissue. Newborns as well as senior citizens have been organ donors.

By : Vic Snyder

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It is time that we provide clarity for our seniors, informing them of the services available that will lower the costs of their prescription drugs and strengthen the overall integrity of the Medicare entitlement.

By : Olympia Snowe

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Pharmaceuticals have become an increasingly important part of modern medicine, and our seniors shouldn't have to worry about whether they can afford the medicines they need to stay healthy and maintain their independence.

By : Michael K. Simpson

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As I travel around Idaho and visit with seniors, I hear almost universal concern about the rising cost of health care, particularly the cost of prescription drugs.

By : Michael K. Simpson

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While I recognize the great value and importance of prescription drugs and strongly support a continued U.S. focus on pharmaceutical research and development, our nation's seniors cannot be asked to subsidize the drug costs of other wealthy industrialized nations any longer.

By : Michael K. Simpson

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The 1993 Social Security tax penalizes seniors who have planned for their retirement through savings, investment and hard work. That's wrong, and that's why the double tax on Social Security must end.

By : Rob Simmons

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There's been a lot said about Social Security reform. What has been left out of the debate is the double tax on Social Security benefits. I believe it's time to get rid of a tax that punishes seniors and discourages work and retirement savings.

By : Rob Simmons

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President Bush has a record of cutting taxes, has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors, has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage.

By : Bill Shuster

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Michael Sanchez and I grew up in New Jersey, not far from here, playing soccer together. When I was in high school, I worked to start an organization to help senior citizens, which I learned a great deal from.

By : Andrew Shue

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Sometimes in this whole Medicare prescription drug debate, we focus on the prescription drug benefit, and I am glad we do because it is the first time we have ever offered real help to seniors, especially the poor, those in need.

By : John Shimkus

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There's a high school in Camden, New Jersey, I call the Jill Scott School. It's the Camden Creative Arts High School. Those teachers and kids are so passionate about what they do, and 98 percent of the senior class went on to college.

By : Jill Scott

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I think Mr. Clarke had a tendency to interfere too much with the activities of the CIA, and our leadership at the senior level let him interfere too much. So criticism from him I kind of wear as a badge of honor.

By : Michael Scheuer

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This was a report from a single source. It was an established and reliable line of reporting. It was quoted from a senior Iraqi military officer in a position to know this information.

By : John Scarlett

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Senior development specialists in the Treasury can be counted on one hand. America's government is not even aware of the gap between its commitments and action, because almost nobody in authority understands the actions that would be needed to meet the commitments.

By : Jeffrey Sachs

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We're saying no changes for Medicare for people above the age of 55. And in order to keep the promise to current seniors who've already retired and organized their lives around this program, you have to reform it for the next generation.

By : Paul Ryan

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Several studies, and a number of public statements by senior military and political personalities, testify that - except for disputes between the present nuclear states - all military conflicts, as well as threats to peace, can be dealt with using conventional weapons.

By : Joseph Rotblat

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