28 Total Quotes

Michael Howard Quotes

Cisco has laid out a vision and architecture for Carrier Ethernet that provides service providers a broad selection of flexible options across all network domains. Cisco announced products today that deliver a number of important network services at cost-effective price points, adding to Cisco's already large portfolio.
Michael Howard
#Architecture

This grammar school boy is not going to take any lessons from a public school boy on children from less privileged backgrounds.
Michael Howard
#Children

What (Winston) Churchill did in wartime, Margaret Thatcher did in peacetime.
Michael Howard
#Churchill

We're not saying, 'We're politicians, trust us.' We know you don't trust us.
Michael Howard
#Politicians

Doesn't the prime minister see, doesn't he really see, that this week marks the beginning of the final chapter of his administration?
Michael Howard
#Beginning

We cannot possibly take them all into this country [asylum seekers] - it is a completely unrealistic expectation.
Michael Howard
#Country

You simply cannot be in that shooting environment and not get blood on you. Several labs did extremely thorough examinations of Sarah Johnson's clothes and the reports indicated absolutely no blood.
Michael Howard
#Environment

Based on our recent service provider studies, we see an intertwining of MPLS and Ethernet -- most providers of metro services are using or planning MPLS as a standard approach for augmenting and scaling their Layer 2 services. A cost-effective solution that has a mix of Layer 2, routing, and MPLS capabilities will help give these service providers the flexibility to expand their customer reach and increase revenue.
Michael Howard
#Service

The decline of multi-service switches and the rise of core and edge routers are a sign of the times.
Michael Howard
#Service

Proof of Concept testing is a critical step in the design and development process, helping to get the design job done right the first time. No vendor can afford to let customers detect problems after the switches and routers are deployed on an enterprise backbone. Neither can manufacturers afford unnecessary delays in going to market.
Michael Howard
#Design

You can think of it as translating different languages.
Michael Howard
#Language

We'll make up as many games as we can to keep the season balanced.
Michael Howard
#Games

If this government has got an ounce of honor left, Charles Clarke has got to go. There is no excuse for this devastating failure to protect the public.
Michael Howard
#Government

If this government has an ounce of honor left, Charles Clarke has to go.
Michael Howard
#Government

I probably would have stayed in the community and continued to work there had I felt support at all levels.
Michael Howard
#Community

Something drastic would have to happen to stop him from running.
Michael Howard
#Running

For the sake of our party and for the sake of our country, I hope that when it comes to the vote the proposed changes win your support.
Michael Howard
#Country

I think a lot of people will be disappointed to see that photograph and it will cause a lot of offense.
Michael Howard
#People

It was apparently a very serious request. He already had people operating here, and who knows how history could have been rewritten if he had turned up here?
Michael Howard
#History

did not tell the truth about the intelligence he received.
Michael Howard
#Intelligence

would be a huge gamble with people's jobs and mortgages, putting the whole economy at risk.
Michael Howard
#Economy

Her political will and her iron courage saw off the threats to our way of life that Britain faced in 1979. We all owe her an enormous debt
Michael Howard
#Courage

This is not just a disaster for South Asia. It is a British disaster, too.
Michael Howard
#Disaster

We have seen the slow seepage of his authority turn into a hemorrhage.
Michael Howard
#Authority

For how long will this country have to put up with this lame duck prime minister, in office but not in power?
Michael Howard
#Country

The logic of what they are saying is that there shouldn't be any limit at all and that we should have quite unlimited detention without charge.
Michael Howard
#Logic

His authority has disappeared virtually to vanishing point. He is in office but not in power.
Michael Howard
#Authority

There's a great desire, at a time when the country faces such great danger, to work together. We're all in this together, and we all believe it's very important to show that the country is united in response to the danger we face, and we hope that it will be possible to reach agreement on further measures that will enable us to deal with this threat more effectively.
Michael Howard
#Country