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Over Budget Sayings By Mike Lee: The American people want a balanced budget. They want Congress to stop this barbaric practice The American people want a balanced budget. They want Congress to stop this barbaric practice of perpetual deficit spending. It really, if you think about it, is a form of taxation without representation. We fought a war over that issue and we won that war. — Mike Lee
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Over Budget Sayings By Caitlin Moran: A library is such a potent symbol of a town's values: each one closed down A library is such a potent symbol of a town's values: each one closed down might as well be six thousand stickers plastered over every available surface, reading WE CHOSE TO BECOME MORE STUPID AND DULL. — Caitlin Moran
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Over Budget Sayings By Orson Scott Card: When armies benefit from being perceived as necessary, and war provides a means of gaining When armies benefit from being perceived as necessary, and war provides a means of gaining prestige and leverage over the government," said Loaf. "Then victory ends a very profitable game. So you play the game of war only fervently enough to keep your military budget high. Nations can get used to a fairly high level of combat attrition without noticing or caring that nobody's actually trying to win, and nothing but the lives of a few soldiers is at stake. — Orson Scott Card
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Over Budget Sayings By P. J. O'Rourke: The budget doesn't have much control over the government. Then again, the government doesn't have The budget doesn't have much control over the government. Then again, the government doesn't have much control over the budget. — P. J. O'Rourke
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Over Budget Sayings By Sherrod Brown: The debate over Social Security should not be about how much we can cut from The debate over Social Security should not be about how much we can cut from the program in order to balance the federal budget. The debate over Social Security should not be about raising the retirement age or limiting benefits. The debate over Social Security should be about retirement security. — Sherrod Brown
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Over Budget Sayings By Ed Catmull: Frequently, the people in charge of the Beast are the most organized people in the Frequently, the people in charge of the Beast are the most organized people in the company - people wired to make things happen on track and on budget, as their bosses expect them to do. When those people and their interests become too powerful - when there is not sufficient push-back to protect new ideas - things go wrong. The Beast takes over. — Ed Catmull
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Over Budget Sayings By Andy Stanley: Churches for churched people obsess over the most frivolous, inconsequential things. It's why you dread Churches for churched people obsess over the most frivolous, inconsequential things. It's why you dread your board meetings, your elder meetings, and your committee meetings. You rarely talk about anything important. You're managing found people. I know you care about un-found people in your heart. But do you care in your schedule, your programming, your preaching style, or your budget? — Andy Stanley
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Over Budget Sayings By Dave Ramsey: We started in our living room on a card table in our living room, and We started in our living room on a card table in our living room, and we have a multi-million dollar company and we know it can be done without borrowing a dime. It takes a while to get it started and to turn the wheel over, but the next time it's easier and the next few hundred times, it's easier than that. Have a budget where you reinvest a percentage of every dollar you earn to grow it. — Dave Ramsey
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Over Budget Sayings By Christina Romer: Cold-turkey deficit reduction would cause a significant recession. A recent analysis by the Congressional Budget Cold-turkey deficit reduction would cause a significant recession. A recent analysis by the Congressional Budget Office estimated that going headlong over the cliff would cause our gross domestic product, which has been growing at an annual rate of around 2 percent, to fall at a rate of 2.9 percent in the first half of 2013. — Christina Romer
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Over Budget Sayings By Jeff Sessions: Amnesty will not help balance our budget ... In fact, a large-scale amnesty is likely Amnesty will not help balance our budget ... In fact, a large-scale amnesty is likely to add trillions of dollars to the debt over time, accelerate Medicare's and Social Security's slide into insolvency and put enormous strain on our public-assistance programs. — Jeff Sessions
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Over Budget Sayings By Chalmers Johnson: The 'defense' budget is three quarters of a trillion dollars. Profits went up last year The 'defense' budget is three quarters of a trillion dollars. Profits went up last year well over 25%. I guarantee you: when war becomes that profitable, we're going to see more of it. — Chalmers Johnson
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Over Budget Sayings By Ted Turner: I lost 80 percent of my wealth and then gave away over half of the I lost 80 percent of my wealth and then gave away over half of the rest. So I'm a man of modest means now. But if you budget carefully and watch your expenditures, you can get by on a couple billion dollars. — Ted Turner
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Over Budget Sayings By Andrea Tantaros: White House is ranting up its rhetoric for Republicans, using wild words to attack them White House is ranting up its rhetoric for Republicans, using wild words to attack them over the budget standoff. — Andrea Tantaros
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Over Budget Sayings By Newt Gingrich: When you have a 12-minute debate over whether lipstick on a pig refers to a When you have a 12-minute debate over whether lipstick on a pig refers to a demeaning comment about the vice presidential candidate, you know we're not talking about health reform, we're not talking about energy policy, we're not talking about balancing the budget. And you know, it's fairly stupid. — Newt Gingrich
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Over Budget Sayings By Grace Hopper: At any given moment, there is always a line representing what your boss will believe. At any given moment, there is always a line representing what your boss will believe. If you step over it, you will not get your budget. Go as close to that line as you can. — Grace Hopper
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Over Budget Sayings By Leonard Boswell: The National Intelligence Director needs the authority to do the job we are asking him The National Intelligence Director needs the authority to do the job we are asking him to do. That means power over the intelligence budget. And to be effective, to be allowed to do his or her job, they must have authority over the budget. — Leonard Boswell
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Over Budget Sayings By Lola Salt: Due to budget constraints I've rewritten the script, condensing all four of the Twilight Opuses Due to budget constraints I've rewritten the script, condensing all four of the Twilight Opuses into one epic screenplay. We'll shoot it over two days. I cut out New Moon,' he added quickly, 'Edward's not in it that much. And I also took out the bits in Italy, as well as all the fight scenes. Those are too expensive to film. And there are no wolves in it either ... the CGI would have blown the budget. — Lola Salt
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Over Budget Sayings By Daniel O'Malley: If you want to switch jobs, then you can come over here right now and If you want to switch jobs, then you can come over here right now and balance the extermination budget in London while (shuffling through papers) figuring out why the hell a two-door wardrobe in the spare room of a country house is considered to be a matter of national concern! — Daniel O'Malley
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Over Budget Sayings By Peter Ferrara: While I am not a scientist, and write primarily on economics, tax policy and budget While I am not a scientist, and write primarily on economics, tax policy and budget issues, I have been fascinated over the years by Heartland's work on climate change. — Peter Ferrara
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Over Budget Sayings By Michele Bachmann: After the $700 billion bailout, the trillion-dollar stimulus, and the massive budget bill with over After the $700 billion bailout, the trillion-dollar stimulus, and the massive budget bill with over 9,000 earmarks, many of you implored Washington to please stop spending money we don't have. But, instead of cutting, we saw an unprecedented explosion of government spending and debt, unlike anything we have seen in the history of our country. — Michele Bachmann
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Over Budget Sayings By Ludwig Von Mises: Dwight Eisenhower's first two years in office actually cut the budget substantially, though not dramatically, Dwight Eisenhower's first two years in office actually cut the budget substantially, though not dramatically, below the previous year. Now we have "budget cuts" which are not cuts, but rather substantial increases over the previous year's expenditures. "Cut" became subtly but crucially redefined as reducing something else. What the something else might be didn't seem to matter, so long as the focus was taken off actual dollar expenditures. Sometimes it was a cut "in the rate of increase," other times it was a cut in "real" spending, at still others it was a percentage of GNP, and at yet other times it was a cut in the sense of being below past projections for that year. — Ludwig Von Mises
Over Budget Sayings By Robert M. Gates: I would listen with growing outrage as hypocritical and obtuse American senators made all these I would listen with growing outrage as hypocritical and obtuse American senators made all these demands of Iraqi legislators and yet themselves could not even pass budgets or appropriations bills, not to mention deal with tough challenges like the budget deficit, Social Security, and entitlement reforms. So many times I wanted to come right out of my chair at the witness table and scream, You guys have been in business for over two hundred years and can't pass routine legislation. How can you be so impatient with a bunch of parliamentarians who've been at it a year after four thousand years of dictatorship? — Robert M. Gates
Over Budget Sayings By Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: That's all very well, but how many family doctors would you need? It simply doesn't That's all very well, but how many family doctors would you need? It simply doesn't fit into the system of a free universal national health service." "It'll fit into a universal national health service, but it won't fit into a free health service," said Oreshchenkov, rumbling on and clinging confidently to his point. "But it's our greatest achievement, the fact that it's a free service." "Is this in fact such a great achievement? What does 'free' mean? The doctors don't work for nothing, you know. It only means that they're paid out of the national budget and the budget is supported by patients. It isn't free treatment, it's depersonalized treatment. If a patient kept the money that pays for his treatments, he would have turned the ten roubles he has to spend at the doctor's over and over in his hands. He could go to the doctor five times over if he really needed to. — Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Over Budget Sayings By David Price: And so we go over the cliff fiscally, and our Republican friends try to pin And so we go over the cliff fiscally, and our Republican friends try to pin the blame on discretionary domestic spending, including spending for security. We pass budget resolutions that fall far short. — David Price
Over Budget Sayings By Amity Shlaes: The most remarkable thing about Calvin Coolidge is that he served for 67 months, and The most remarkable thing about Calvin Coolidge is that he served for 67 months, and when he left office, the budget was lower than he came in. In real terms - in nominal terms with vanilla on top - he cut the budget year over year. — Amity Shlaes
Over Budget Sayings By Bob Hope: Eisenhower admitted that the budget can't be balanced and McCarthy said the communists are taking Eisenhower admitted that the budget can't be balanced and McCarthy said the communists are taking over. You don't know what to worry about these days - whether the country will be overthrown or overdrawn. — Bob Hope
Over Budget Sayings By Jim Butcher: It was one of those moments that would have had dramatic music if my life It was one of those moments that would have had dramatic music if my life were a movie, but instead I got a radio jingle for some kind of submarine sandwich place blaring over the store's ambient stereo. The movie ofmy life must be really low-budget. — Jim Butcher
Over Budget Sayings By Karen Walton: Filmmaking and television series are team sports. Look for the best team for you. Plan, Filmmaking and television series are team sports. Look for the best team for you. Plan, budget your time, money and spirit. You need all three to get serious work done. Never say no because something scares you. Never say yes because you're flattered. Stay open, but stay proud. It never gets easy. Get over that part. Get on with it. — Karen Walton
Over Budget Sayings By Allen West: But when I look at the fact that today is 1,000 days that we have But when I look at the fact that today is 1,000 days that we have not had a budget for the United States of America, you know, the House, one of the things we did, we passed a budget last year. But that is still sitting over there at the Senate. And so we have got to get this country back on track. — Allen West
Over Budget Sayings By Jacob Lew: In the budget, the president will call for a five-year freeze on discretionary spending other In the budget, the president will call for a five-year freeze on discretionary spending other than for national security. This will reduce the deficit by more than $400 billion over the next decade and bring this category of spending to the lowest share of our economy since Dwight Eisenhower was president. — Jacob Lew
Over Budget Sayings By Christopher Seddon: Brain tissue requires over 22 times as much energy as an equivalent amount of muscle Brain tissue requires over 22 times as much energy as an equivalent amount of muscle tissue. In a modern human, the brain uses around 16 percent of the body's energy budget despite making up just 2 percent of the body's overall mass. — Christopher Seddon
Over Budget Sayings By Bobby Jindal: If I were afraid of polls, I never would've been elected in two landslide elections, If I were afraid of polls, I never would've been elected in two landslide elections, leading a highest percentage in our state's last election for governor. If I were afraid of polls, we wouldn't have privatized our charity hospital system, we wouldn't cut our state budget 26%, wouldn't have cut over 30,000 state government bureaucrats, wouldn't have done statewide school choice. Here's the real record. — Bobby Jindal
Over Budget Sayings By Dan Pfeiffer: From the day he took office, President Obama has been open to any good idea From the day he took office, President Obama has been open to any good idea when it comes to the budget, as long as supporting middle-class families remains our North Star. Republicans won't extract concessions over the full faith and credit of the United States. — Dan Pfeiffer
Over Budget Sayings By Carl Bernstein: At heart, Sussman was a theoretician. In another age, he might have been a Talmudic At heart, Sussman was a theoretician. In another age, he might have been a Talmudic scholar. He had cultivated a Socratic method, zinging question after question at the reporters: Who moved over from Commerce to CRP with Stans? What about Mitchell's secretary? Why won't anybody say when Liddy went to the White House or who worked with him there? Mitchell and Stans both ran the budget committee, right? What does that tell you? Then Sussman would puff on his pipe, a satisfied grin on his face. — Carl Bernstein
Over Budget Sayings By Bob Hope: There's a very apt saying in show business: "If you don't go over budget in There's a very apt saying in show business: "If you don't go over budget in Paris, you're either very rich or very sick. " — Bob Hope
Over Budget Sayings By Woody Allen: In certain areas I don't function well and in other areas I function very well. In certain areas I don't function well and in other areas I function very well. I'm very good professionally. I have good discipline, I'm able to write every day and do films and not go six times over the budget. I mean I'm a coherent person, but I also don't like to go through tunnels when I travel. I'm claustrophobic. — Woody Allen
Over Budget Sayings By Shane Koyczan: We wear our lives Like costumesUse bills and coins like propsIn an over budget production We wear our lives
Like costumes
Use bills and coins like props
In an over budget production
That we cannot seem to stop
So it just goes on like this
As if we accept this
As if we've all become
Buddhas of mass production
Our brains rotting
Like teeth
Under the sweet
Unending bliss of false enlightenment. — Shane Koyczan
Over Budget Sayings By Karl Rove: Mr. Obama denounced the $2.3 trillion added to the national debt on Mr. Bush's watch Mr. Obama denounced the $2.3 trillion added to the national debt on Mr. Bush's watch as 'deficits as far as the eye can see.' But Mr. Obama's budget adds $9.3 trillion to the debt over the next 10 years. What happened to Obama the deficit hawk? — Karl Rove
Over Budget Sayings By Craig Kilborn: Democrats were quick to point out that President Bush's budget creates a 1 trillion dollar Democrats were quick to point out that President Bush's budget creates a 1 trillion dollar deficit. The White House quickly responded with 'Hey, look over there, it's Saddam Hussein.' — Craig Kilborn
Over Budget Sayings By Charles O. Rossotti: The cost of taxpayer compliance with [the tax code] is over $80 billion per year, The cost of taxpayer compliance with [the tax code] is over $80 billion per year, more than eight times the cost of the IRS budget — Charles O. Rossotti
Over Budget Sayings By Steven Levy: Epstein came up with an elaborate plan, including TV ads, and presented it to the Epstein came up with an elaborate plan, including TV ads, and presented it to the board. The board rejected it.
"It really came down to this," McCaffrey later said. "We have a limited budget. Do we want to put that money into the technology, into the infrastructure, into hiring really great people? Or do we want to blow it on a marketing campaign that we can't measure?" Larry and Sergey told Epstein that his interim stint was over — Steven Levy
Over Budget Sayings By Katty Kay: The idea that the United States of American might shut down its government over abortion The idea that the United States of American might shut down its government over abortion and funding to an organization that is 0.01% of the U.S. budget seems completely insane. Anyone looking at this debate around the world is thinking 'What is this country doing? They have three wars going on, they're trying to manage major problems and they're thinking of shutting down their government over abortion?' — Katty Kay
Over Budget Sayings By Henry A. Kissinger: The Chinese military budget today is officially listed as, I think, about $15 billion. But The Chinese military budget today is officially listed as, I think, about $15 billion. But even if you double it, that's only a tenth of ours. So the possibility of China challenging the United States for the next ten years over the Pacific is next to zero. There could be a conflict between us and China over Taiwan, but I think that, too, will not occur with the proper policies on both sides. — Henry A. Kissinger
Over Budget Sayings By Dave Ramsey: Twist and wring out the budget, work extra hours, sell something, or have a garage Twist and wring out the budget, work extra hours, sell something, or have a garage sale, but quickly get your $1,000. Most of you should hit this step in less than a month. If it looks as though it is going to take longer, do something radical. Deliver pizzas, work part-time, or sell something else. Get crazy. You are way too close to the edge of falling over a major money cliff here. Remember, if the Joneses (all the broke people) think you are cool, you are heading the wrong way. If they think you are crazy, you are probably on track. — Dave Ramsey
Over Budget Sayings By Barbara Ehrenreich: At Wal-Mart, a co-worker once advised me that, although I had a lot to learn, At Wal-Mart, a co-worker once advised me that, although I had a lot to learn, it was also important not to "know too much," or at least never to reveal one's full abilities to management, because "the more they think you can do, the more they'll use you and abuse you." My mentors in these matters were not lazy; they just understood that there are few or no rewards for heroic performance. The trick lies in figuring out how to budget your energy so there'll be some left over for the next day. — Barbara Ehrenreich
Over Budget Sayings By Yoweri Museveni: The Islamists had control over territory that was about half the size of the Federal The Islamists had control over territory that was about half the size of the Federal Republic of Germany. For years, we have been putting the lives of our troops on the line, we have taken huge losses and the Europeans cut the budget? If money is more important than the lives of our children, what else is this than the usual arrogance and superficiality? And where is all this terror coming from? It is a result of mistakes the West committed in Pakistan and Afghanistan in the 1980s, when they armed the Islamic rebels against the Soviet troops. — Yoweri Museveni
Over Budget Sayings By Matt Kibbe: The only way we will ever reduce the debt and balance the budget is if The only way we will ever reduce the debt and balance the budget is if America beats Washington and tea party activists take over this process. — Matt Kibbe
Over Budget Sayings By Chaka Fattah: When Bill Clinton was in town, he sent over a balanced budget. When Bill Clinton was in town, he sent over a balanced budget. — Chaka Fattah
Over Budget Sayings By Lisa Ross: As parents we carry the blueprints, the dreams of what our family could be. The As parents we carry the blueprints, the dreams of what our family could be. The plans change, the whole thing goes way over budget, there are unexpected additions, and the work never ends. Still, through the messiness of construction we see each other with such depth and hope. Our five year-old boy is still so clearly the baby he once was and sometimes - can you see it? - the young man he will one day be. We draw energy and inspiration from our dreams; our simple, common motivations.
SIMPLICITY PARENTING — Lisa Ross
Over Budget Sayings By Evan Davis: Historically, the British have always been rather wary of grand engineering projects - perhaps understandably, Historically, the British have always been rather wary of grand engineering projects - perhaps understandably, given that many of them have been delivered late and over budget. — Evan Davis
Over Budget Sayings By John Hench: We finally found out the technique of separating and getting information about where every train We finally found out the technique of separating and getting information about where every train would be at any moment. Of course, I went over budget many times, because - as you go along - some things improved, and you get better ideas. — John Hench
Over Budget Sayings By Christina Romer: The right way to deal with a budget problem that was years in the making The right way to deal with a budget problem that was years in the making is by formulating a credible plan to reduce the deficit over time and as the economy is able to withstand the necessary fiscal belt-tightening. That is what President Obama is doing. — Christina Romer
Over Budget Sayings By Bono: I am a Christian - but sometimes I feel very removed from Christianity. The Jesus I am a Christian - but sometimes I feel very removed from Christianity. The Jesus Christ that I believe in was the man who turned over the tables in the temple and threw the money-changers out - substitute T.V. evangelists if you like ... why in the West, do we spend so much money on extending the arms race instead of wiping out malaria, which could be eradicated given ten minutes worth of the world's arm budget? To me, we are living in the most un-Christian times. When I see these racketeers, the snake-oil salesmen on these right-winged television stations, asking for not your $20.00, or your $50.00, but your $100.00 in the name of Jesus Christ, I just want to throw up!! — Bono
Over Budget Sayings By Barack Obama: So I'm not proposing anything radical. I just believe that anybody making over $250,000 a So I'm not proposing anything radical. I just believe that anybody making over $250,000 a year should go back to the income tax rates we were paying under Bill Clinton. Back when our economy created nearly 23 million new jobs, the biggest budget surplus in history, and plenty of millionaires to boot ... At the same time, most people agree that we should not raise taxes on middle-class families or small businesses
not when so many folks are just trying to get by. — Barack Obama
Over Budget Sayings By Nate Parker: Sometimes little things can prolong an experience in a way that you run over budget. Sometimes little things can prolong an experience in a way that you run over budget. It's very scientific; a lot of people don't understand the science that goes behind making a film. — Nate Parker
Over Budget Sayings By William Monahan: It's been very much in the blood since I started imagining films or shooting with It's been very much in the blood since I started imagining films or shooting with 8mm when I was a kid. I made some films and thought about films, but then I went into writing. Becket is something that's definitely on the cards. We have to see where that fits in the schedule, because it's a big picture and I have a lot of writing obligations at the moment. I'm wary of anything with a budget over a certain amount. — William Monahan
Over Budget Sayings By Richard Darman: It [1991 Federal budget] contains almost 190,000 accounts. At a rate of one per minute, It [1991 Federal budget] contains almost 190,000 accounts. At a rate of one per minute, eight hours a day, it would take over a year to reflect upon these! — Richard Darman
Over Budget Sayings By Todrick Hall: The show is called 'Todrick,' and the show follows my life and the friends that The show is called 'Todrick,' and the show follows my life and the friends that I've gathered over the past few years making YouTube videos. Every week, we're taking a brand new concept - a brand new original song, brand new hair, makeup, choreography, and making a video come to life on our shoestring budget. — Todrick Hall
Over Budget Sayings By Ronald Reagan: Yes, the deficit doctors have their scalpels out all right, but they're not poised over Yes, the deficit doctors have their scalpels out all right, but they're not poised over the budget. That's as fat as ever and getting fatter. What they're ready to operate on is your wallet. — Ronald Reagan
Over Budget Sayings By Brendan Gleeson: I worked with Steven Spielberg on 'AI,' and his level of preparation was extraordinary. He I worked with Steven Spielberg on 'AI,' and his level of preparation was extraordinary. He told me there was a time at the beginning when he was a bit more spontaneous and went over budget, and it absolutely wrecked his head. When you look at the power and assuredness of his movies, it makes sense that he works out so much in advance. — Brendan Gleeson
Over Budget Sayings By Rachel Maddow: By 2001, even the peacetime US military budget was well over half the size of By 2001, even the peacetime US military budget was well over half the size of all other military budgets in the world combined. — Rachel Maddow
Over Budget Sayings By Kyle Cassie: Bigger budget features are the juice. Delicious juice you want to spill all over yourself. Bigger budget features are the juice. Delicious juice you want to spill all over yourself. — Kyle Cassie
Over Budget Sayings By Michael Uslan: In a sense, comic books are frozen movies. If you look at a comic book, In a sense, comic books are frozen movies. If you look at a comic book, you are generally seeing the storyboard for a film. The great advantage of comic books, over the years, has been that, if they are frozen movies, they are not limited by budget. They are only limited by imagination. — Michael Uslan
Over Budget Sayings By Tim Dorsey: It's the big new bridge," said Serge. "Takes you right across Lake What-the-Fuck." "Is that It's the big new bridge," said Serge. "Takes you right across Lake What-the-Fuck." "Is that another real name?" "No," said Serge. "That's what I call it. It's really named Lake Surprise. But surprise is usually something good that provides delight, like winning the lottery or reaching in the back of the fridge and finding an unexpected jar of olives. But this lake got its name because it pissed people off." "How'd it do that?" "Another funny story. When Henry Flagler started the Overseas Railroad down the Keys, he looked for the route with the most land, because bridges over water cost more. So he sent out surveyors, and they began laying tracks south from the mainland of Florida, across some little islands and an isthmus to Key Largo. And I can't believe they built that far before realizing that right in the middle of a big chunk of land was this giant lake, and now they have to build an extra bridge that wasn't in the budget. — Tim Dorsey
Over Budget Sayings By George Soros: At times of recession, running a budget deficit is highly desirable. Once the economy begins At times of recession, running a budget deficit is highly desirable. Once the economy begins to recover, you have to balance the budget. But it will also need additional revenues. Should the government not receive them, we will all get punished with higher interest rates. — George Soros
Over Budget Sayings By Colin Mochrie: There are so many things I'd like to change in the industry. Everything from the There are so many things I'd like to change in the industry. Everything from the reliance of style over substance to their reluctance to hire me for big budget blockbusters, but the thing I would love most would be if they understood people don't have to be Hollywood beautiful to be sexy or interesting. — Colin Mochrie
Over Budget Sayings By Craig L. Thomas: It is being alleged that the Federal Government is 'cutting' spending. In fact, we are It is being alleged that the Federal Government is 'cutting' spending. In fact, we are not 'cutting' anything. Defense spending under this budget would rise by 4.3 percent over last year. Other discretionary spending would also rise. — Craig L. Thomas
Over Budget Sayings By Barbara W. Tuchman: The war, like all wars, was proving more expensive for the Bourbons than planned. Since The war, like all wars, was proving more expensive for the Bourbons than planned. Since the alliance, France had advanced to the Americans over 100 million livres, about $25 million, in loans, supplies and gifts, and before it was over the cost of the American war for France would amount, by some estimates, to 1.5 billion livres, a historic sum that was virtually to bankrupt the French national budget and require the summoning of the Estates General in 1789 that led to the arrest of the King and the sequence of eruptions that became the French Revolution. — Barbara W. Tuchman
Over Budget Sayings By Chaka Fattah: Bush has never sent over a balanced budget. Bush has never sent over a balanced budget. — Chaka Fattah
Over Budget Sayings By Carl Levin: Sadly, the President's budget proposal for the upcoming year once again puts cutting taxes for Sadly, the President's budget proposal for the upcoming year once again puts cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans over addressing our country's severe fiscal problems. — Carl Levin
Over Budget Sayings By Leslie Tayne: Budgeting has only one rule: Do not go over budget. Budgeting has only one rule: Do not go over budget. — Leslie Tayne
Over Budget Sayings By Jean-Claude Trichet: The [EU] Council of Ministers will have far more power over the budgets of member The [EU] Council of Ministers will have far more power over the budgets of member states than the federal government in the United States has over the budget of Texas. — Jean-Claude Trichet
Over Budget Sayings By Vivica A. Fox: Um, 'Soul Food' ... Another wonderful little movie that could. Here's a film that, I Um, 'Soul Food' ... Another wonderful little movie that could. Here's a film that, I think our budget was maybe $6 million. We shot it in Chicago in six weeks. I was so proud of the film, because it showed America that an African-American film about family could sell, could do well, could cross over and have true meaning. — Vivica A. Fox
Over Budget Sayings By Richard Laymon: A few of my books, over the years, have been optioned for film. The subject A few of my books, over the years, have been optioned for film. The subject matter of my books, however, is not exactly conducive to Hollywood film treatment. If and when a 'big-budget' film is ever made based on one of my books, my fans and I will more than likely loathe it because it won't be true to its source. That's almost a given. — Richard Laymon
Over Budget Sayings By Mitch Daniels: If our nation goes over a financial Niagara, we won't have much strength and, eventually, If our nation goes over a financial Niagara, we won't have much strength and, eventually, we won't have peace. We are currently borrowing the entire defense budget from foreign investors. Within a few years, we will be spending more on interest payments than on national security. That is not, as our military friends say, a 'robust strategy.' — Mitch Daniels
Over Budget Sayings By Paul Krugman: If we discovered that, you know, space aliens were planning to attack and we needed If we discovered that, you know, space aliens were planning to attack and we needed a massive buildup to counter the space alien threat and really inflation and budget deficits took secondary place to that, this slump would be over in 18 months ... There was a Twilight Zone episode like this in which scientists fake an alien threat in order to achieve world peace. Well, this time, we don't need it, we need it in order to get some fiscal stimulus. — Paul Krugman
Over Budget Sayings By Roy Blunt: In the case of the Democrats' 2009 budget request, the statement of need could not In the case of the Democrats' 2009 budget request, the statement of need could not have been articulated any clearer: We need more spending, historic new tax hikes, and greater control over the way American families live their lives. — Roy Blunt
Over Budget Sayings By Glenn Ficarra: When you do a low budget movie, you get a little over-ambitious. When you do a low budget movie, you get a little over-ambitious. — Glenn Ficarra
Over Budget Sayings By Rob Portman: I served at a time when we had a strong economy, when we had deficits I served at a time when we had a strong economy, when we had deficits that we would die for today. I was able to propose a balanced budget, not over ten years, but over five years. I'm proud of that record. — Rob Portman
Over Budget Sayings By Neil Gaiman: In every big-budget science fiction movie there's the moment when a spaceship as large as In every big-budget science fiction movie there's the moment when a spaceship as large as New York suddenly goes to light speed. A twanging noise like a wooden ruler being plucked over the edge of a desk, a dazzling refraction of light, and suddenly the stars have all been stretched out thin and it's gone. This was exactly like that, except that instead of a gleaming twelve-mile-long spaceship, it was an off-white twenty-year-old motor scooter. And you didn't have the special rainbow effects. And it probably wasn't going at more than two hundred miles an hour. And instead of a pulsing whine sliding up the octaves, it just went putputputputput ...
VROOOOSH.
But it was exactly like that anyway. — Neil Gaiman
Over Budget Sayings By Edward Kennedy: Sometimes a party must sail against the wind. We cannot heed the call of those Sometimes a party must sail against the wind. We cannot heed the call of those who say it is time to furl the sail. The party that tore itself apart over Vietnam in the 1960s cannot afford to tear itself apart today over budget cuts in basic social programs. — Edward Kennedy
Over Budget Sayings By Rufus Wainwright: Every video I do is over budget by the time I walk on set. I Every video I do is over budget by the time I walk on set. I am massively extravagant in my personal habits. — Rufus Wainwright
Over Budget Sayings By Michael F. Jacobson: The ACS raised over $180 million last year through its network of 58 Divisions and The ACS raised over $180 million last year through its network of 58 Divisions and 3,000 local Chapters. The Society's major public campaign is aimed at reducing smoking and cancers related to it. Yet ... the ACS has but a single (lobbyist) in Washington DC. The industry-supported Tobacco Institute, on the other hand, has a ten million dollar budget which supports dozens of Washington staff. — Michael F. Jacobson