Quotations on Tea
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I think that, you know, when we start talking about the Tea Party, people want to marginalize that into some kind of organization or party, but it really isn't.
- Sharron Angle
(Keywords: People, Party, Talking, Tea, Want)
A reporter discovers, in the course of many years of interviewing celebrities, that most actors are more attractive behind a spotlight than over a spot of tea.
- Phyllis Battelle
(Keywords: Actors, Tea, Years)
Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone.
- Hilaire Belloc
(Keywords: Soul, Tea, Word)
Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babes, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts.
- John Stuart Blackie
(Keywords: Women, Gods, Tea, Water, Wine)
Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you're at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky.
- Lewis Carroll
(Keywords: Sky, Tea, Wonder, World)
Well, first of all, I think that a lot of the voters who are voting for the tea party candidates have really good impulses. That is, they believe that for years and years and years, the people with wealth and power or government power have done well and ordinary people have not. That's true.
- William J. Clinton
(Keywords: Government, Power, People, Wealth, First, Impulses, Party, Tea, Voting, Years)
But I think the - what the tea party movement demonstrates, and I think the, the, the enthusiasm that we're seeing from independents and Republicans, is that if Washington isn't going to change itself, then we're going to change Washington. And I think that's what we're seeing.
- John Cornyn
(Keywords: Change, Enthusiasm, Party, Republicans, Tea, Washington)
One billion people in 175 countries will mark Earth Day. That puts tea parties in perspective, doesn't it?
- Greg Dworkin
(Keywords: People, Countries, Day, Earth, Perspective, Tea, Will)
You know, the men go to tea houses with the expectation that they will have a nice quiet evening and not read about it the next morning in the newspaper.
- Arthur Golden
(Keywords: Men, Evening, Expectation, Houses, Quiet, Tea, Will)
There's a lot of things we can do to balance out what Obama's done and going forward show the American people the Republican Party can govern. I want a coalition of tea party people, independents, moderate Democrats trying to find a way to move this country forward before we become Greece.
- Lindsey Graham
(Keywords: People, American, Balance, Country, Democrats, Greece, Party, Republican, Tea, Trying, Want)
Cricket makes no sense to me. I find it beautiful to watch and I like that they break for tea. That is very cool, but I don't understand. My friends from The Clash tried to explain it years and years ago, but I didn't understand what they were talking about.
- Jim Jarmusch
(Keywords: Cricket, Friends, Sense, Talking, Tea, Years)
I have a message from the Tea Party, a message that is loud and clear and does not mince words. We've come to take our government back.
- Rand Paul
(Keywords: Government, Party, Tea, Words)
Washington is horribly broken. We are encountering a day of reckoning and this movement, this Tea Party movement, is a message to Washington that we're unhappy and that we want things done differently.
- Rand Paul
(Keywords: Day, Party, Tea, Want, Washington)
Our trouble is that we drink too much tea. I see in this the slow revenge of the Orient, which has diverted the Yellow River down our throats.
- J. B. Priestley
(Keywords: Revenge, Tea, Trouble)
I think the Tea Party movement is great. I think anybody who has been frustrated over the last few years with the Republicans and Democrats, when they were trying to grow government and have spending and we weren't focusing on creating jobs and get our private sector growing again, I think that's when people started to wake up.
- Ben Quayle
(Keywords: Government, People, Democrats, Jobs, Party, Republicans, Tea, Trying, Years)
Tea, though ridiculed by those who are naturally coarse in their nervous sensibilities will always be the favorite beverage of the intellectual.
- Thomas de Quincey
(Keywords: Favorite, Tea, Will)
Tea is nought but this: first you heat the water, then you make the tea. Then you drink it properly. That is all you need to know.
- Sen Rikyu
(Keywords: First, Tea, Water)
Remember the Tea Party movement didn't get started in September of 2008 when the bank bailout was passed. It really began on Feb. 19th, 2009 when a television commentator named Rick Santelli stood up and said what the hell are we doing bailing out people who couldn't afford a mortgage by taking money from people like me who are prudent?
- Karl Rove
(Keywords: Money, People, Hell, Party, Tea, Television)
The centuries last passed have also given the taste important extension; the discovery of sugar, and its different preparations, of alcoholic liquors, of wine, ices, vanilla, tea and coffee, have given us flavors hitherto unknown.
- Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin
(Keywords: Coffee, Discovery, Taste, Tea, Wine)
I think it's clear to me that what - when I look at the tea party, it's about one-third Democrat, one-third Republican, one-third independents. But 100 percent of them are sure that the agenda that is taking place in Washington, D.C., is about extremism and is about bankrupting this country and every state within this country.
- Jeff Sessions
(Keywords: Country, Extremism, Party, Republican, State, Tea, Washington)
Another woman approached me while I was having lunch at the Russian Tea Room in New York and told me that the reason she had become a lawyer was because she had read 'Rage of Angels'. To me, that kind of feedback has more meaning than any sales figures.
- Sidney Sheldon
(Keywords: Angels, Meaning, Reason, Sales, Tea, Woman)
Architecture is basically a container of something. I hope they will enjoy not so much the teacup, but the tea.
- Yoshio Taniguchi
(Keywords: Architecture, Hope, Tea, Will)