27 Total Quotes

Scott Thompson Quotes

Americans know as much about Canada as straight people do about gays. Americans arrive at the border with skis in July, and straight people think that being gay is just a phase. A very long phase.
Scott Thompson
#Funny #Canadian Comedian

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death, in terms of cancer, among women. The money from Making Strides goes completely to research and programs designated for breast cancer.
Scott Thompson
#Cancer

In France, everyone speaks French 'cause they think it's cool. Gives 'em, gives 'em an excuse to smoke.
Scott Thompson
#Funny #Canadian Comedian

What is love but an allergic reaction to the proper lighting!
Scott Thompson
#Love

I first swung a club when I was four, but last year is when I really started playing a lot,
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#Club

We've lost one game in the last 11 weeks and you lose one game and everyone thinks the wheels have fallen off. But we're looking forward to this week, it should be an exciting game.
Scott Thompson
#Game

There are a handful of teams out there training to win this race, ... The rest of us are training to finish the race as best as we can.
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#Race

If I didn't think these girls were ready, we wouldn't do it. That's not the place to be playing around. We don't practice every day, but when we do practice, it's a hard practice.
Scott Thompson
#Girls

It's rare executives get the Net economy and he's really aggressive about pushing it forward. He's talking about what can be, not what is.
Scott Thompson
#Economy

We're taking the best of our current operating environment with its secured payment mechanism and integrating into it the open technologies of Sun and Cisco to provide much better plug-and-play capabilities in the future, ... We're setting the infrastructure threshold for others to innovate on top of.
Scott Thompson
#Environment

We had extended periods (in the 1990s) where it almost didn't matter where you priced a home: There just weren't buyers to buy it. At this time -- when you bring a home on the market at a price that represents a good value -- which may well be a number below the seller's initial expectation -- buyers act.
Scott Thompson
#Home

We have been so pleased with the response to our unique schools in the Nashville area, and we are confident that other areas will embrace our concept, as well.
Scott Thompson
#Funny #Canadian Comedian

It's not like we're just making this stuff up. We're trying to stabilize our boundaries as much as is possible. . . . I'm doing the best I can to divide the puddle up so that every student goes to a school that has a reasonable amount of students at it.
Scott Thompson
#Trying

I can prove out here that people will buy a house whether schools are within six miles or not.
Scott Thompson
#People

He was our leader. He had the special quality that made those around him elevate their games.
Scott Thompson
#Games

Going back in time to the 1980s ... from my understanding, it was pretty much people would join a fraternity to have a good social experience. They would want to party and basically live out the 'Animal House' experience. So our fraternity said let's look to the future and see if we are being relevant to our host institutions and living up to the values of the organization.
Scott Thompson
#People

I can tell you, in the past five years, we've seen a continued and remarkable decrease in risk management issues, hazing issues and all that stuff continues to decrease year in and year out. A lot of that is because the type of men we are attracting to our organizations are the ones who are looking to do well academically, who are looking to get something out of college beyond the party experience.
Scott Thompson
#Management

It's frustrating for parents, it's frustrating for the principals, and it's frustrating for teachers who have to stay late to monitor kids (who also get picked up late after school). It's a difficult situation all around.
Scott Thompson
#Parents

I'm not here to hate anybody. This isn't about Bush or gays or anything other than being here to worship together.
Scott Thompson
#Hate

Adult furniture is more expensive than children's furniture.
Scott Thompson
#Adults

These girls have some defensive savvy. They know what to do when the ball is hit their way.
Scott Thompson
#Girls

It moves forward. It's quite a political book. It's about expression and about the power that expression can give.
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#Expression

It is an improvement over what we are currently doing.
Scott Thompson
#Improvement

Don't look at the person next to you to see if it's okay to laugh! Just laugh people!
Scott Thompson
#People