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Quotes of bureau

  1. Frazier is so ugly that he should donate his face to the US Bureau of Wild Life. – Muhammad Ali
  2. The U. S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma. – Elijah Cummings
  3. At that point, which would be around February 2002, they came and they confiscated my computer, because, they said, they were suspecting that I was communicating with certain Senate members and taking this issue outside the Bureau – Sibel Edmonds
  4. The Bureau doesn't have any secret files. – W. Mark Felt
  5. The Homeland Security department doesn't have tasking authority in the intelligence community. They can ask for stuff, but they can't direct anything except inside their bureau – David Hunt
  6. I was in my office when- on 9/11. I think I had a number of meetings scheduled. I was just getting to know the bureau And somebody walked in and said the first plane had- or a plane had struck the World Trade Center, one of the towers. – Robert Mueller
  7. That first week, I also went to Washington. That was really tough. I sympathize with those Washington figures who have to face 40 Times Washington bureau reporters. They ask hard questions and they're relentless. And they were quite suspicious and quite dubious about me. – Daniel Okrent
  8. No government ever voluntarily reduces itself in size. Government programs, once launched, never disappear. Actually, a government bureau is the nearest thing to eternal life we'll ever see on this earth! – Ronald Reagan
  9. I don't think the government is out to get me or help someone else get me but it wouldn't surprise me if they were out to sell me something or help someone else sell me something. I mean, why else would the Census Bureau want to know my telephone number? – Andy Rooney
  10. Government is operated by deeply embedded, hopelessly entangled bureaus where nothing is accomplished because the function of the bureau is to intercept every living idea and smother it. – Gerry Spence
  11. Well, first of all the Dominion Bureau of Statistics made a survey in the spring of 1970, which showed that on balance the difference in the cost of living between Canadian cities and American cities was 5% to the advantage, of course, to the Canadian cities. – Leonard Woodcock

Usage examples for bureau

  1. Removing from my bureau a card I had stuck in the glass, he put it in his. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  2. You might, for example, send your pound weight to the Bureau of Standards in Washington and for a small payment have the Bureau compare it with the pound which it keeps as a standard. – Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son by John Mills
  3. " Just at the foot of your bureau Mac. – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  4. Eighty negro physicians of the city collected information which took the form of a weekly report of the Bureau of Health. – Negro Migration during the War by Emmett J. Scott
  5. But the search would take her some time, so he bade her good- bye, and she went at once to a bureau which stood in a small back- room, where Dempster used sometimes to write letters and receive people who came on business out of office hours. – Scenes of Clerical Life by George Eliot
  6. " You don't know," he asked, " who took that stuff from Howells; who hid it in your bureau – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  7. Then she led him over to the bureau – Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance by Frances Cavanah
  8. Edward H. Hamilton, chief of the Journal bureau is admirably equipped for his task. – All about the Klondyke gold mines by J. Armoy Knox J. G. Pratt
  9. They are in the bureau – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  10. When they had taken two of the five green chairs and John was back at his bureau Felix handed over the letter. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  11. " I was afraid something had happened to you, Captain, and have just been over to the Bureau to find out if they had news of you. – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  12. I'm from the detective bureau – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  13. I went to my bureau to- night for something and found the money gone; then I remembered that when I opened it two days ago I must have left the key in the lock, as I found it to- night. – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  14. But Kate, as she sat before her bureau had no thought of these things just now. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  15. You had better stand back by the bureau and listen. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  16. She opened the bureau drawer and threw a white silk waist upon the bed. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  17. These applications must be quite separate and distinct; each on its own papier timbre, which you buy at any bureau de tabac. – The Automobilist Abroad by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
  18. The bureau didn't touch this story last night- why, I thought it was too 'it- is- understood' and 'rumor- has- it' and all that, to go even with the Daily- in your old own town. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  19. So do I- me and my bureau and my hens. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  20. There was no evidence of the house or bureau having been disturbed. – Courts and Criminals by Arthur Train

Rhymes for bureau

  • euro, curro;
  • arturo;