Qatar quotes

  • Look at what the Omar of Qatar is doing, for example - the King of Morocco, Jordan, Bahrain. There are reform movements taking place, efforts to broaden the political participation of the populations of the region.
    -- Frank Carlucci

    #Kings #Qatar #Political

  • Of course we are coming to invest in Germany - that is certain. Most airplanes in the fleet of Qatar Airways are from Airbus.
    -- Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani

    #Airplane #Qatar #Germany

  • Qatar is giving 2.8% of our GDP to research. This is something again that is a breakthrough, as nobody was even thinking of research as a tool or component for advancement in this part of the world.
    -- Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned

    #Thinking #Qatar #Gdp

  • Whether I'm trying to figure out what the U.S. military is doing in Latin America or Africa, Afghanistan or Qatar, the response is remarkably uniform - obstruction and obfuscation, hurdles and hindrances. In short, the good old-fashioned military runaround.
    -- Nick Turse

    #Military #Latin #Qatar

  • I'm not prepared to make any comments on the World Cup in Qatar in 1922.
    -- Roy Hodgson

    #Qatar #World #Cups

  • It's something everybody wants-for someone to see the hurt done to them and set it down like it matters.

  • Instead of saying that globalization is a fact, that it's inevitable, we've also got to demonstrate that while the growing interdependence of the world economy is indeed a fact, it's not uncontrollable.

  • Not that she's a political animal, she's just an ordinary woman, but as a woman she's of the view that you don't bring children into the world to have them shot.

  • But this post-college world felt different from everything that had come before it; art was still central, but now everyone had to think about making a living too, and they did so with a kind of scorn for money except as it allowed them to live the way they wanted to live.

  • I'm not a Luddite completely; I believe in refrigerators to cool my martinis, and washing machines because I hate to see women smacking their laundry against a rock. When I hear about hardware, I think of pots and pans, and when I hear about software, I think of sheets and towels.

  • It is the same game that Moonlight Graham played in 1905. It is a living part of history, like calico dresses, stone crockery, and threshing crews eating at outdoor tables. It continually reminds us of what was, like an Indian-head penny in a handful of new coins.

  • Most bad," the host concluded. "If you ask me, something sinister lurks in men who avoid wine, games, the company of lovely women, and dinnertime conversation. Such people are either gravely ill or secretly detest everyone around them.

  • I couldn't imagine recording a track and not being able to perform it.

  • Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.

  • We are always more anxious to be distinguished for a talent which we do not possess, than to be praised for the fifteen which we do possess.