Quotes of Classified

“ I'm not a do-gooder. It embarrassed me to be classified as a humanitarian. I simply take part in activities that I believe in. ”

- Gregory Peck

“ Syria is a terrorist state by any definition and is so classified by the State Department. I happen to think Iran is too. Iraq, Iran, Syria, they're all involved. ”

- Alexander Haig

“ I'm a very determined businesswoman… I've got lots of things to do, and I don't have time to be classified as difficult, and I don't have time. ”

- Kim Basinger

“ There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it. ”

- Dale Carnegie

“ Theology is but our ideas of truth classified and arranged. ”

- Henry Ward Beecher

“ It cannot in the opinion of His Majesty's Government be classified as slavery in the extreme acceptance of the word without some risk of terminological inexactitude. ”

- Winston Churchill

“ Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three major categories — those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. ”

- Russell Wayne Baker

“ Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three major categories - those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. ”

- Russell Baker

“ I don't have time to be classified as difficult, and I don't have time to care. ”

- Kim Basinger

“ But there are advantages to being elected President. The day after I was elected, I had my high school grades classified Top Secret. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals. ”

- Finley Peter Dunne

“ If men were equally at risk from this condition — if they knew their bellies might swell as if they were suffering from end-stage cirrhosis, that they would have to go nearly a year without a stiff drink, a cigarette, or even an aspirin, that they would be subject to fainting spells and unable to fight their way onto commuter trains — then I am sure that pregnancy would be classified as a sexually transmitted disease and abortions would be no more controversial than emergency appendectomies. ”

- Barbara Ehrenreich

“ A teacher who can arouse a feeling for one single good action, for one single good poem, accomplishes more than he who fills our memory with rows and rows of natural objects, classified with name and form. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ People in places many of us never heard of, whose names we can't pronounce or even spell, are speaking up for themselves. They speak in languages we once classified as "exotic" but whose mastery is now essential for our diplomats and businessmen… ”

- Hubert H. Humphrey

“ Human beings, for all their pretensions, have a remarkable propensity for lending themselves to classification somewhere within neatly labeled categories. Even the outrageous exceptions may be classified as outrageous exceptions! ”

- W.J. Reichmann
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