18 Total Quotes

Glenn Reynolds Quotes

I'm pretty sure that this development will actually be bad for the Republicans. When the topic is defense, the Democrats lose. When it's sex, the Republicans lose. And the abortion debate will, I think, turn into a sex debate before it's over.
Glenn Reynolds
#Defense

This whole process is part economics, part bankruptcy law, part ideology and part game theory -- but 100 percent painful.
Glenn Reynolds
#Economy

The whole Street is sitting around waiting for confirmation of Dana payments.
Glenn Reynolds
#Confirmation

In other words, it's like the rest of the news,
Glenn Reynolds
#News

It seems to me that it's a fairly narrow market that's going to pay for the privilege of reading columns by Maureen Dowd and Paul Krugman and such,
Glenn Reynolds
#Privilege

You can sit in your living room and shout at your television, which makes you feel helpless, you can turn off the television, which is no great solution, or you can try to do better yourself,
Glenn Reynolds
#Living

Notable features - besides its overall clarity - are the naming of Iran and Syria, and his willingness to talk about a war against Islamic terror, not just generic 'terror.'
Glenn Reynolds
#Clarity

They’re acting like the target of a scandal,
Glenn Reynolds
#Acting And Actors

After Katrina, when people started talking about it costing $250 billion for repair and reconstruction, it made people think about cutting some of the projects that are everywhere.
Glenn Reynolds
#People

Call your senators and representatives and ask them if they're willing to support having that program cut or -- failing that -- what else they're willing to cut in order to fund Katrina relief.
Glenn Reynolds
#Senators

My own take: Some of the nitpicking and complaining may well be justified, even beyond the inevitable dropped balls in something like this. But there will be plenty of time for that later. Right now, people should be focusing on constructive action, not point-scoring.
Glenn Reynolds
#Complaining

Whether (Tyco's) life as a short-seller's clay pigeon has been the driver or whether the company's own inability to make the case clearly enough has been the culprit, (Tyco) now is in a major league quandary,
Glenn Reynolds
#Life

Whether (Tyco's) life as a short-seller's clay pigeon has been the driver or whether the company's own inability to make the case clearly enough has been the culprit, (Tyco) now is in a major league quandary.
Glenn Reynolds
#Life

People used to be ignorant. It was hard to learn things. You had to go to libraries, look things up, perhaps sit and wait until a book was fetched from storage, or recalled from another user, or borrowed from a different library . . . Things are different today. I'm writing this in a bar right now, and I have most of human knowledge at my fingertips.
Glenn Reynolds
#Libraries

The secret of the 21st century is attract a lot of smart people to focus on problems that you think are important.
Glenn Reynolds
#Focus

In the end, a few extra pledges can add to the comfort zone for the banks in a sector that is having anything but smooth sailing.
Glenn Reynolds
#Comfort

Theyre acting like the target of a scandal,
Glenn Reynolds
#Scandal #Target