John Culberson quotes

  • The border sheriffs are locally elected. They're accountable. They know the territory and the people. And they can respond the most quickly to what is a real national security emergency, because the border is unprotected
    -- John Culberson

    #Real #People #Borders

  • Foreign nationals entering the United States illegally who are taken into custody by the Border Protection Corps or by State or local law enforcement authorities must be promptly delivered to a federal law enforcement authority
    -- John Culberson

    #Taken #Law #United States

  • This is not the first time that Mexican authorities have handed over an Arab from a country with known Al Qaeda connections to a local sheriff across the border. FBI picks them up and disappears
    -- John Culberson

    #Country #Mexican #Connections

  • The sheriffs are completely outnumbered and outgunned. And we don't have enough border patrol agents
    -- John Culberson

    #Borders #Agents #Enough

  • Eligible citizens from any State in the Union can serve in the Border Protection Corps of that State
    -- John Culberson

    #Borders #Citizens #Unions

  • Federal authorities do not have the manpower or the resources to protect America's international borders
    -- John Culberson

    #America #Borders #Authority

  • What was I elected for? ... This is a matter of core principle.
    -- John Culberson

    #Principles #Matter

  • A loud noise will get your fight-or-flight response going. This, over the years, can cause real cardiovascular damage.

  • Those who can bring themselves to renounce wealth, position and power accruing from a social system based on violence and putting a premium on acquisitiveness, and to identify themselves in some real fashion with the struggle of the masses toward the light, may help in a measure - more, doubtless, by life than by words - to devise a more excellent way, a technique of social progress less crude, brutal, costly and slow than mankind has yet evolved.

  • Well, I think that the image is a part of me. I wear the baggy pants, the hats, the whole nine. And you know, I may add a little for the excitement and the intrigue in the videos, but my family has told me that little air of mystery that surrounds me is for real.

  • Once a leader delegates, he should show utmost confidence in the people he has entrusted.

  • There are a lot of people who know me who can't understand for the life of them why I would got to work on something as unserious as baseball. If they only knew.

  • The science of anti-Semitism finally comes to explain this phenomenon, enlightening further the consciousness of people, fully satisfying their instinct and its violent eruptions thus legitimized by revealing their cause - the parasitism of the Jews. Thus it gives us the formula of the scientific solution for the problem of Judaism, which in order to realize we have only to apply.

  • Everything in Italy that is particularly elegant and grand borders upon insanity and absurdity or at least is reminiscent of childhood.

  • What critics often ask for is the impossible, though this may be a salutary means of extending the borders of art.

  • One feels a quickening of the pulse when one crosses a border.

  • Poetry feels like a country I visit without a passport, where I look around furtively, grab hold of something precious, and try to smuggle it back across the border. Any poem I get written down feels like contraband to me.

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