Quotes of Cabinet

“ Memory is the cabinet of the imagination, the treasury of reason, the registry of conscience, and, the council chamber of thought. ”

- St. Basil

“ Much of the messy advertising you see on television today is the product of committees. Committees can criticize advertisements, but they should never be allowed to create them. ”

- David Ogilvy

“ My great-great-great-I may be missing a great there-grandfather was called Guillermo Prieto, and he was a very popular poet in his day, and a journalist and a member of President Juarez's Cabinet. ”

- Alma Guillermoprieto

“ Just let the wardrobe do the acting. ”

- Jack Nicholson

“ The position the Government finds itself in is not one of constructing a law, but of carrying out a decision given by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. ”

- Charles Tupper

“ You can't build a strong corporation with a lot of committees and a board that has to be consulted every turn. You have to be able to make decisions on your own. ”

- Rupert Murdoch

“ Gary stood by his principles, and he's going to continue to stand by his principles. And if they take his committees away, they take his committees away. ”

- Gary Condit

“ God is definitely out of the closet. ”

- Marianne Williamson

“ Berlin. What a garrison of spies! what a cabinet full of useless, liquid secrets, what a playground for every alchemist, miracle worker and rat piper that ever took up the cloak. ”

- John LeCarre

“ The door to the cabinet is to be opened using a minimum of 15 Kleenexes. ”

- Howard Hughes

“ I have left orders to be awakened at any time in case of national emergency, even if I'm in a cabinet meeting. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ Note the three most important Cabinet positions. Rice said that it was better to find the weapons of mass destruction than to see a mushroom cloud. ”

- Andrew Greeley

“ I can't help observing that with the last shadow cabinet you were not allowed to join unless you were a very, very hardline Eurosceptic. ”

- Kenneth Clarke

“ The progress of freedom depends more upon the maintenance of peace, the spread of commerce, and the diffusion of education, than upon the labors of cabinets and foreign offices. ”

- Richard Cobden

“ No matter what time it is, wake me, even if it's in the middle of a Cabinet meeting. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ She's the only man in my cabinet. ”

- David Ben Gurion

“ The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet. ”

- Anthony J. D’Angelo

“ The candidates at the Republican debate looked like a town council that was outlawing dancing. They looked like a board of directors that was lying about poisoning a river.... I tried to TiVo the debate and my TiVo fell asleep. ”

- David Letterman

“ You know, my dad served in the President's Cabinet after his time as a governor. He told me he enjoyed being governor a lot more. Now, I understand why. If I do my job well, I can make a difference in people's lives and I can help our children realize their dreams. ”

- Mitt Romney

“ I spoke to a woman who had seen her son run over by a car. She went to one of these damn therapists who do nothing but dole out drugs and haven't the faintest idea how to help somebody. And she goes home, puts them in her cabinet, and works through it herself. ”

- Karen Black
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