Quotes of Backing

“ Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate. ”

- Mark B. Cohen

“ Making a choice is like backing a horse-in a hundred years, they may decide you picked wrongly. ”

- Edward Carpenter

“ I was the worst hitter ever. I never even broke a bat until last year when I was backing out of the garage. ”

- Lefty Gomez

“ Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make. ”

- Donald Trump

“ I think it's great the opportunity is given to all of us really to come out and play major championships after the real major championships have gone beyond us. ”

- Greg Norman

“ Increased funding for the Weatherization Assistance Program is a priority for the Bush Administration, and I am pleased that many families in North Carolina will benefit from this increase. ”

- Richard Burr

“ That community is already in the process of dissolution where each man begins to eye his neighbor as a possible enemy, where non-conformity with the accepted creed, political as well as religious, is a mark of disaffection; where denunciation, without specification or backing, takes the place of evidence; where orthodoxy chokes freedom of dissent; where faith in the eventual supremacy of reason has become so timid that we dare not enter our convictions in the open lists, to win or lose. ”

- Learned Hand

“ I raced hot rods at the Santa Ana Drag Strip and clocked my fastest time at 71 m.p.h. I thought I was going to be the world's greatest racing driver, but baby, did I get beaten! Cars were backing up faster than I could go forward! I could beat everybody in Arkansas, but believe me, California was a little different. ”

- Ronnie Hawkins

“ Those of us who wanted to test the boundaries of what a superhero comic book could do, unfortunately broke those boundaries and the results have not all been very good. We pushed against the old walls, and they fell-but nothing much has been built to replace them… ”

- Frank Miller

“ I'm tired of being around men all the time. I'm going to start a band called Skirt with three girls and I'll play the guitar and sing backing vocals in drag. I went window shopping when I was in New York, saw a lot of amazing dresses. ”

- Brian Molko
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