79 Total Quotes

John McCarthy Quotes

This will be one of many projects that we will look at as time goes by. Part of the 10-year strategic plan that we adopted last year involves looking at projects with the potential for enhancing the competitiveness of the region and figuring out which ones make the most sense and benefit the most people.
John McCarthy
#Projects

Overall, the fact that U.S. rates are heading higher, and the health of the U.S. economy is pretty much in line and doing quite well is certainly supporting the dollar in the short-run.
John McCarthy
#Economy

There is a degree of market uncertainty that he could be less of an inflation fighter than Greenspan and the fact that he is new and untested.
John McCarthy
#Inflation

In this book masculine pronouns embrace not only the feminine but also the robotic.
John McCarthy
#Books And Reading

Asking a critic to name his favorite book is like asking a butcher to name his favorite pig.
John McCarthy
#German Director

With no more than six levels of misquotation, any statement can be made to say whatever you wish.
John McCarthy
#German Director

He divides up this subject the way a Chinese cook divides up a duck.
John McCarthy
#Chinese

Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information.
John McCarthy
#German Director #Fools And Foolishness

Ask not for whom the horn honks. It honks for thee.
John McCarthy
#Ask

My gut feeling tells me interest rate differentials won't benefit the dollar anymore. There's too much uncertainty surrounding the future course of Fed policy.
John McCarthy
#Future

The next step will be for companies to begin leasing new space for growth.
John McCarthy
#Growth

Most of the dollar's gains are based on the sell-off in the Australia and New Zealand dollars.
John McCarthy
#Australia

Self-righteousness has killed more people than smoking.
John McCarthy
#People #German Director

Once a person has killed other people on behalf of an ideology, he becomes rather devoted to it.
John McCarthy
#German Director #Ideology

There is a degree of market uncertainty that he could be less of an inflation fighter than Greenspan and the fact that he is new and untested,
John McCarthy
#Inflation

The gentlemen of the press smell blood.
John McCarthy
#Gentlemen

Thanks to college admissions counselors, students know that if their school offers the most rigorous courses, they need and want to take them.
John McCarthy
#College

Committing genocide on behalf of an institution generates greater loyalty to it than merely getting people fired from their jobs on its behalf.
John McCarthy
#German Director

My opinion is that he's a swindler and you're a sucker.
John McCarthy
#German Director

Don't try to talk anyone out of concentrating his hatred on Ayn Rand or any other dead person. It can't harm the dead. Diverted to a living person, it might actually do harm.
John McCarthy
#German Director #Hatred

His ambition is to be the spider in the World Wide Web.
John McCarthy
#German Director

If a person can be said to have the wrong attitude, there is no need to pay attention to his arguments.
John McCarthy
#German Director

Soccer riots kill at most tens. Intellectuals' ideological riots sometimes kill millions.
John McCarthy
#German Director

The difference between a contemporary liberal and a socialist is that to a liberal the most beautiful word in the English language is 'forbidden', whereas to a socialist the most beautiful word is 'compulsory'.
John McCarthy
#German Director

You have to transcend your class interests. Since you belong to the class from which bureaucrats are recruited, you naturally favor making people deal with bureaucracies.
John McCarthy
#Class

In human history, the desire for revenge and the desire for loot have often been closely associated.
John McCarthy
#German Director