15 Total Quotes

Mr Howard Quotes

I can assure the people of Australia that the legislation finally presented to the parliament will reflect the agreement that was reached by me with all the state premiers and chief ministers. No more, no less.
Mr Howard
#Agreement

After question time today, the Attorney-General will introduce into the House an urgent amendment to the existing counter terrorism legislation,
Mr Howard
#Terrorism

If you're living in a small business environment, you've got, say, five or eight people in an office or a workshop, and one of them is a pain in the neck and is making life difficult for everybody else, it's workers in many cases more than the boss that would like to see the back of him, ... That's a point that's overlooked by some of our union critics.
Mr Howard
#Business

This legislation is not aimed at any section of the community by racial or religious classification,
Mr Howard
#Community

in office but not in power
Mr Howard
#Office

It will offer Australian trade qualifications and thereby enable people who pass through the college, not only to carry that qualification . . . into their own countries, but of course that would greatly help them if they wished to fill any of the skilled vacancies . . . in Australia,
Mr Howard
#College

I think we should debate all of the energy options that are reasonably available,
Mr Howard
#Debate

I think it is the obligation of senior executives of Telstra to talk up the company's interest, not to talk them down.
Mr Howard
#Interest

You have to ask yourself, I think, in the light of the way that the Prime Minister then decided to conduct affairs, whether or not it was something of a smokescreen.
Mr Howard
#Ask

I'd like to think that I could wave a magic wand and send the world oil price down, but you know and the people who think about this will know that it is impossible for an individual country to alter the world price of oil on its own,
Mr Howard
#Magic

I think the apology is more than sufficient.
Mr Howard
#Apology

we all accept we face a new threat of terrorism. We all want to take effective action against that threat
Mr Howard
#Action

If there's some outcome, some merit in those sorts of things (I would support the summit),
Mr Howard
#Merit

I do not believe the remarks that have been made by senior executives at Telstra were in any way helpful,
Mr Howard
#Believe

We do live in very dangerous and different and threatening circumstances and a strong and comprehensive response is needed,
Mr Howard
#Circumstances