Quotes of Bureau

“ The frost performs its secret ministry, Unhelped by any wind. ”

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“ Now landsmen all, whoever you may be, If you want to rise to the top of the tree. If your soul isn't fettered to an office stool, Be careful to be guided by this golden rule - Stick close to your desks and never go to to sea, And you may all be Rulers of the Queen's Navee. ”

- W. S. Gilbert

“ I plan to die at my desk. ”

- Don Hewitt

“ It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is. ”

- Hermann Hesse

“ Negotiations (on bases) are practically over. ”

- Traian Basescu

“ Here we are 17 years later. Those agencies never did come through. ”

- Jeremy Rifkin

“ One I've been passionately committed to, of course, is women's ministry; I believe solidly in it as a Gospel issue and we've found our way through that. ”

- George Carey

“ The Office. ”

- Rosser Reeves

“ I think we need to press for progress when it comes to the information-sharing environment, not just internally in the department but among all the various agencies. ”

- Zoe Lofgren

“ One panel after another found that agencies were giving conflicting information to the president. ”

- Ed Bradley

“ You ought to run for office. ”

- John Edwards

“ Even the roof is burned off the office and Wally still made it. ”

- Andrew Cohen

“ I've always been a tapper, as in, on tables, school desks, my legs and chest. I've eventually been able to figure out how to move that to the guitar. ”

- Ian Williams

“ That's why he's in the office. ”

- Tim McGraw

“ What we bring to the table is not only our 56 field offices in the United States and our number of resident agencies, but also we have 45 legal attaches overseas. ”

- Robert Mueller

“ My computer dating bureau came up with a perfect gentleman. Still, I've got another three goes. ”

- Sally Poplin

“ My desk, most loyal friend thank you. You've been with me on every road I've taken. My scar and my protection. ”

- Marina Tsvetaeva

“ Old England liberty — to be robbed by the Ministry, and insulted by the populace without redress. ”

- Captain J. G. Stedman

“ If a trainstation is where the train stops, what's a workstation…? ”

- Anon.

“ If a trainstation is where the train stops, what's a workstation? ”

- Unknown

“ And Barnabas and Saul returned from Jerusalem, when they had fulfilled their ministry, and took with them John, whose surname was Mark. ”

- Bible

“ We lost everything. We even won our own constituency. ”

- Maryon Pearson

“ We need more of the Office Desk and less of the Show Window in politics. Let men in office substitute the midnight oil for the limelight. ”

- Calvin Coolidge

“ I have to say. I kind of love all that stuff - those physical challenges. I guess there will come a time when I'll get sick of it but at this stage, I just like it all. ”

- Richard Roxburgh

“ But I never, never thought of the ministry nor did - of course, television when I was growing up, there was no television. So I didn't know anything about it. ”

- Pat Robertson

“ It certainly felt different without him here. It seemed strange not seeing him at his desk in his office. ”

- John Taylor

“ Oval Office in the sky. ”

- Hillary Clinton

“ War should never be entered upon until every agency of peace has failed. ”

- William McKinley

“ Had that information been shared with other agencies... who knows what may have happened? ”

- Saxby Chambliss

“ That's Meg's office, that's Tim's office and this is my office. ”

- Rick Perry
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