21 Total Quotes

William Taylor Quotes

We have found that morals are not, like bacon, to be cured by hanging; nor, like wine, to be improved by sea voyages; nor, like honey, to be preserved in cells.
William Taylor
#British Writer #Wine

If states were closing achievement gaps on their own, the federal government would not have needed to intervene.
William Taylor
#Achievement

We have no doubt a lot of this meat is going through catering establishments and it is only fair it should be identified.
William Taylor
#Doubt

involve a willful state of mind. The arson investigators' conclusion was this was a deliberately set arson fire.
William Taylor
#Fire

reasonable doubt as to the guilt of the appellant.
William Taylor
#Doubt

While the defense cannot prove responsibility, it can show the court there is some relevant information which points away from...the alleged guilt of the two accused.
William Taylor
#Defense

Some of these ministers, while well-meaning and basically honest, are hampered in their ability to take advantage of the international assistance coming in by a lack of people who are able to implement programs.
William Taylor
#Ability

We need to follow all the rules. Everything that we're doing with these terminals falls exactly within the rules of Democratic convention,
William Taylor
#Rules

a perspective on giving back.
William Taylor
#Giving

You asked about the 24 Apache helicopters, the 2,000 servicemen, Bradley fighting vehicles going in with them, what does it mean? It means ground power.
William Taylor
#Fighting

We are grateful that Judge Finch agreed that Wal-Mart is bound by the terms of its retirement agreement with Tom Coughlin,
William Taylor
#Agreement

But sometimes these things can escalate, get out of control, and you could have a firefight.
William Taylor
#Control

The Kurdish minority ... has been cozying up to the Iranians ... and given the traditional hatred between the Iranians and the Iraqis, maybe Saddam Hussein sees this as a threat to his dominance of the Kurdish area north of the 36th Parallel,
William Taylor
#Hatred

Mater Dei had this fullback, ... It took two plays of him running me over to get me mad. I think I stuffed him. Nothing should be able to stop you if that's what you want to do.
William Taylor
#Running

Mater Dei had this fullback. It took two plays of him running me over to get me mad. I think I stuffed him. Nothing should be able to stop you if that's what you want to do.
William Taylor
#Running

The automobile was not for the secretary-general's personal use and therefore the exemption was not justified.
William Taylor
#Automobile

What I tend to see from people is their wanting their children to appreciate the legacy that's being passed. You can either treat life disrespectfully and be self-centered, or you have a true calling or a passion.
William Taylor
#Children

When I was in college, if I had anything in my pocket that was green, I was ecstatic. You are not used to having anything extravagant. Live within your means and be prepared.
William Taylor
#College

Newlyweds, they have this ideal, this picture of what marriage is like, something similar of their favorite memories growing up. If only it were that simple.
William Taylor
#British Writer #Growing Up