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They should rule who are able to rule best.


Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.

Michel de Montaigne

It's rare that you see an artist in his 30s or 40s able to really contribute something amazing.

Steve Jobs

To say 'I love you' one must first be able to say the 'I.'

Ayn Rand

There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.

Christopher Morley

Only a few are able to do it.

Barry Sadler

I am hoping that we will be able to seriously find out who exactly they were and what they were doing.

Hiroyuki Hosoda

Nobody was able to move all day Sunday.

Sean Graskey

That's something that Coach B wants, to be able to put someone in ... and have her be confident in herself.

Natalie Jones

We never would have had to go through such an ordeal if we were only able to be married.

Carol Snyder

We've been able to run some offensive plays already.

Clara Kassel

It's possible for government to take your property tomorrow, and you won't be able to do a thing about it.

Sarah Winders

We may not be able to control the Supreme Court, ... But we can control the money.

Henry Bonilla

Men is able to clonate a human body, but will never be able to clonate a human soul.

Ivonne Sanchez

It was about things he had always wanted to write about, but was never quite able to.

Bruce Jackson

It is something that should not have happened. Voters should always be able to vote.

Kelley Quinn

It's very, very important for this building to be here for them to be able to find us.

Tony Torelli

We had a great run. We had to be on our game to be able to win. We weren't quite there.

Tony Hopper

I'm glad we were able to get the community involved on this project.

Rhonda Tubbs

It's not so much him, ... It's the offensive line was able to play better. We were able to get the line going so he was able to play better.

Donald Hill

No one should be able to escape justice by not turning up when they're supposed to.

Lord Falconer

If we don't dredge every year, the cruise ships won't be able to tie up.

Jim Larson

It was a great experience. We were able to do more for her in a day than she was able to do in two weeks time.

Deon Santisteven

We would never be able to do that if we were bringing everything from off-shore.

Alex Saunders

We're happy to be able to help, and we wish them the best.

Jud Honaker

But just to be able to defend the trophy is fantastic.

Phil Thompson

No one realized back then that it was a luxury to be able to spread it.

Rick Bishop

Without the aid of prejudice and custom I should not be able to find my way across the room.

William Hazlitt

I can (work on cars), I?m able to. The difference is, with cars, cars have a lot more electronics in them.

Tyler Pulliam

It's way too early to be able to predict how things will play out.

Tim Frank

It's an amazing experience to be able to sit with them.

Mark Ross

It's time we are able to get face to face.

Jon Boyd

If we have reps in that area, maybe we'll [be able to] investigate it.

Will Perry

What we are able to see is very clearly two phases in the speed of the rupture.

Maya Tolstoy

It's tremendous for our district to be able to do something like this.

Bobby Bentley

I appreciate that he pulled a Billy Koch and we were able to win.

Billy Koch

We wouldn't be able to (make an) offer based on this exercise. This is very preliminary.

Matt Burdick

...That they're able to think and reflect on God. We don't all come to the same conclusions at the same time.

Dixie Miller

We executed and were able to get the ball to the right people.

Jerry Mackey

That's good news, ... I'm hearing we're likely to be able to get [HST] into 2008 now.

Jim Crocker

Hopefully we will be able to go out and give it everything we have.

Tony Vis

Their second team might be able to win this tournament.

Don Davidson

Unless you really know the product, you would not be able to tell.

Brad Buckles

I just think they shouldn't be able to score more than two runs on any of us.

Heather Straight

We were able to put together a packet of programs and get her into a house.

Rod Williams

You cannot live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.

John Wooden

We'll be able to take quite a few pets.

Laurie Williams

Joe was able to find the needle in a haystack.

Peter Wells

The market will only really be able to grow when this dry cycle is broken.

Martin Bergh

We are not able to discuss details in an ongoing homicide.

Nancy Mulroy

We just weren't able to drive the runs in that we needed.

Coach Barron

We feel confident that we will be able to get through the regulatory process.

Matthew Small

Some of the holes won't even be able to be viewed from the start up point.

Charles Braun

Somehow, she was able to open the door.

Michael Wenger

I just like our aggressiveness. We were able to hold on and win.

Kevin Froud

We were able to talk to several witnesses at the playground.

James Gill

It's picking up every day. Monday -- after we win -- you won't be able to get in the door.

Marcia Hellman

All the seniors were able to start tonight and they all did a good job for us.

Craig Beesley

He assured us that he would be able to save our son.

David Flanagan

If the father is able to take custody of the boy -- he would be here tomorrow.

Greg Craig

If we are able to get good companies, we can acquire them.

Anji Reddy

We have a lot of Marriott points that we'll never be able to use.

Curtis Shaw

The best is seeing the kids try something new and discovering that they're able to do it.

John Lyon

We were able to show organizing was possible and that the only way to win battles was in organizing.

John Goldstein

We were just waiting for the right person to be able to do that.

David Richard Jones

We were able to use it for two weeks.

Mary Bartholomew

I think he'll be able to do that, if it works out the same way it did in January.

Richard Webster

I'm hopeful this issue will be worked out. It's an issue we should be able to work through.

Steve Santarsiero

It now appears that the company was able to cut less than we had expected.

Richard Weinhart

We were able to get out of our lease early in Dublin, and we can't wait to get here.

David Kessler

We have to be able to provide these services.

Amy Gabriel

It's a tough goal. But it's a goal that we think we're going to be able to make.

John Stemberger

I have only one rule in my class. You just have to be able to have fun.

Shane Martin

You're going to see the best we're going to be able to do.

Dan Goodwin

The one thing we've been able to develop in this program is a little swagger.

Tim O'shea

You should be able to crank it down on a cable.

Craig Snyder

I was proud of how we competed, but they were able to take us out of some of the things we like to run.

Ron Hassler

He needs a million dollars to be able to be noticed.

Chuck Adams

It was kind of a place where I was able, in that conference, to grow as a coach.

Todd Clapper

He might not be able to play football again.

Victor Thompson

They should be able to stand on their own after that.

Rose Johnson

It is a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We should be able to open it next decade.

Paul Golan

She will probably never be able to balance a checkbook.

Carolyn Howard

And he was able to basically fall into the Notre Dame job.

Damon Huard

I didn't have any idea that I would be able to have a career in film.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

I think it's very important that we be able to get some work.

Donovan Mcnabb

It depends on how many more buildings I'm able to acquire.

Kelly Donham

I'm just elated. I hoped, but I didn't think I'd really be able to do that.

Aaron Peirsol

They will be able to improve the price in 2006, but not as much as they want. It's bad news.

Julien Quistrebert

We were able to do some different types of things, ... and run some different types of defenses.

Nancy Poole

You've really got to be able to handle guilt.

Dave Righetti

To be alive and to be able to be around my family.

Ralph Bernard

You may not be able to listen like I do, but you can learn just like I do.

Jacob Tamme

We're never going to be able to eliminate all the hogs on Eglin.

Dennis Teague

You may be able to get enough calcium and Vitamin D through the foods you eat.

Marcia Stefanick

The coaches really want them to be able to play all four.

Pam Wilkins

If Shelley sees this, I have to say that. But I'm lucky to be able to come to Melbourne to be with Shelley.

Matt Burston

Without that, we would never have been able to do this.

Mary Kuehn

There was a lot of red tape, ... We were able to cut through some of that by sheer force.

William Brown

From almost all the seats, you'll be able to see the whole field.

John Loyd

The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones.

Wendell L. Willkie

I?m honored to be able to live in my home. It?s a treat.

Stacey Johnson

Really, the whole thing's a miracle. We're able to do what God made us to do, we're serving him.

Glenn Hudson

Are they going to be able to get somebody up here?

Melissa Doi

It's something they ought to be able to live with.

R. Hamisi Ingram

We hope women 25 and over will be able to use one of our for-fee clinics.

Danielle Tierney

We're not able to respond to something we haven't yet received.

Amanda Tobin

We feel very confident that we're going to be able to do it.

Mike Hansen

That may be good because we may be able to abandon some of those lower areas.

Craig Colten

It was amazing to be able to do that, to have that opportunity.

Barbara Walker

He's definitely going to be able to get on the podium again.

Bart Schouten

You may not be able to afford a cruise, but you can buy yourself a $4 cup of coffee.

Meryl Gardner

We were able to settle it in and started to control the tempo better.

Kevin O'connor

He has something going on in Vegas, something that he said he won't be able to get out of.

Mike Rowley

At the end I got the chance and was able to take advantage of it.

David Ferrer

What I'd like to be able to do is find out who the criminals are and ship them out.

Dave Nabity

You have to be able to see right through them and be happy.

Dan Langan

We were able to make an assessment that we did not have to make any changes and our observers stayed.

Mathias Eick

In that way, I give back something that I had to be able to see in order to create.

Lieba Schwartz

I'm just really blessed to be able to do it at my age.

Patricia Mahoney

You have to be able to compartmentalize a lot of information and put it together all at once.

Les Abend

We will finally be able to fit what we do into what we have.

Steve Mohyla

That I will not be able to oblige.

Kamisese Mara

The ultimate goal in biology to be able to do this.

Michael Ellison

John wanted to make a statement that night, and he was able to do that.

Steve Jordan

They had a lot of big, fast athletes and we just weren't able to keep up with them.

Greg Brochetti

We are working seriously at this and we should be able to achieve our desire.

Abel Oshevire

It will be a challenge (for the IRL cars), ... Some guys will be able to do it better, of course.

Dan Gurney

We should be able to energize it within one or two days.

Checky Herrington

They came out with a purpose and we weren't able to match it.

Peter Hafner

She's amazing. I was shocked I was able to do that because she's so great.

Heather Stephens

A person is either the effect of his environment or is able to have an effect upon his environment.

L. Ron Hubbard

It's always good to go home. But these guys will probably be able to push me a little bit more than Dad.

Clint Barmes

It needs to be an area that is easy for tourists to find and be able to get to.

Paul Blanchard

They come here ready, willing and able to work and they do it.

Ron Haskins

Most events that come there have to be able to make money at the event before they pay me, and it's tough for them to pay us.

George Harrison

They made some big plays when they needed to, and we weren't able to make them when we needed them.

Jim Pappas

Should be able to make up their own minds about what they view.

Chris Evans

You wouldn't say they were technically perfect but they're not too bad and they're able to get runs.

Chris Broad

He handled the deliberations with more composure than I was able to muster.

Gerald Schwartzbach

So, obviously, we won't be able to get in to do that inspection.

Sara Evans

The offer ... was felt not to be able to be utilized effectively.

Joseph Sullivan

I'm glad that I was able to give them something, ... They gave my family so much.

Darlene Rose

To be able to feel the lightest touch really is a gift.

Christopher Reeve

To be able to do this job in the first place you've got to have a bit of an ego.

Gary Oldman

He was able to crack the nut to get the B-17 here.

Randy Hayes

You'll easily be able to hear me.

Robert Low

We're not able to capitalize on our momentum. When we do have it, we lose it immediately.

Kris Kalivas

We'll basically be able to map the entire [planet].

Dale Cruikshank

That's been a key for us. We've been able to play 10 kids.

Joe Balogh

All you try to do is get open. He's one of the few guys who will be able to find you anywhere.

Daniel Briere

I'm very frustrated that we were never able to find Zach's body.

John Cameron

The one good thing is that we were able to tie the game up playing a man down.

Alex Hernandez

Hopefully, I'll be able to go by then, ... Hopefully, I won't be out four weeks.

Ike Diogu

We realized there was no way we would be able to win it at that point.

Greg Devers

It was my decision to do this. I have to be the one to be able to live with it.

Boyd Sussex

These guys were able to go home that night. That's the most important thing.

Tom Oswald

Still, they were never able to tell me exactly what the problem was.

Keith Nesson

I think we need to know who we were to be able to know who we are.

Jerry Anderson

We're able to provide a lot of opportunity. These are the things that students see the most.

Bobbi Koppel

The girls were able to get their nerves out and responded well.

Vicky Maes

We were able to run the football a little bit, ... so there are some positive things.

Don Montgomery

I think that little by little I'll be able to solve my problems and survive.

Frida Kahlo

He wasn't speaking, he wasn't really able to communicate. It wasn't real clear how much better he would get.

Andrea Okomski

They might be able to save his leg now.

Duane Lunak

We don't know what we'll be able to provide until we see the fee schedule.

Robbie Roberts

I would think with that amount of undercarriage damage, you wouldn't be able to fix it.

Robert Nichols

No one should be able to say that they didn't know about this plan until two weeks ago.

Doug Wallace

We were able to do this at a pretty modest cost.

Paul Constans

Your body is more vulnerable as you age. So things you did before, you might not be able to withstand now.

Nicholas Dinubile

They say they have nothing to hide. If they have nothing to hide, why should we not be able to speak with detainees?

Manfred Nowak

I may not be able to change the world I see around me but I can change the way I see the world, within me.

Brock Tully

Of all cities, San Francisco should be able to find a way to keep these theaters.

Alfonso Felder

Brownsburg was able to do some things against Avon.

Craig Barr

If we can keep our composure we will be able to come away with two wins.

Greg Baudo

They capitalized on our mistakes. They had the big plays. That was something we weren't able to do.

Davin Joseph

I was able to get a good jump and sneak in there.

Ryan Freel

We started off slow but were able to keep our composure.

Mike Araujo

We've been able to compete with the big boys.

Umesh Kukreja

We were a little too sloppy in all three periods to be able to squeak out a win.

Don Cahoon

It is important that you be able to find information, but it is also important that you be able to communicate it.

Georges Harik

They don't seem to be able to make money there.

Tom Libby

I'll be able to spend more time with the family now.

Mark Bruyns

We think we will be able to do this without any hiccups.

Peter Allgeier

It's fun. It's fun to be able to come out and see the kids smile and see them get excited.

Cat Osterman

Once that is complete, we should be able to issue the loans.

Maggie Carson

We'd love to be able to fund more.

Seaberry Nachbar

Up until today we have stranded a lot of runners. But today we were able to do the little things to bring them in.

Frank Bramall

If he was able to return, I couldn't think of a better candidate.

Richard Walsh

They'll be able to read between the lines.

Paul Wolfowitz

Everybody reviewed what was on the table and we were able to agree to it.

Brad Jacobs

I was pleased with the way everyone played. We were able to get out and run.

Craig Faire

He is able who thinks he is able.


We never were able to blow them out, but we didn't let them get that close either.

Joel Heesch

That way Eva's friends will be able to come out.

Lonnie Sandoval

It's an exciting thing, to think that we might be able to do this.

Norman Tripp

We'll even be able to have furniture here, which we never had before.

Mary Kuehn

We're confident we'll be able to develop a solution and implement it.

Steve Arabia

I just wanted to be able to walk away.

Brian Deegan