The chief prerequisite for a escort is to have a flexible conscience and an inflexible politeness.

Charisma becomes the undoing of leaders.

It makes them inflexible, convinced of their own infallibility, unable to change.

The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.

Where ambition can cover its enterprises, even to the person himself, under the appearance of principle, it is the most incurable and inflexible of passions.

I always rejoice when I see a tribunal filled with a man of an upright and inflexible temper, who in the execution of his country

In almost every marriage there is a selfish and an unselfish partner.

A pattern is set up and soon becomes inflexible, of one person always making the demands and one person always giving way.

We are beginning a new era in our government.

I cannot too strongly urge the necessity of a rigid economy and an inflexible determination not to enlarge the income beyond the real necessities of the government.

Important principles may, and must, be inflexible.

Inflexible in faith, invincible in arms.

It seems to be a law of nature, inflexible and inexorable, that those who will not risk cannot win.

Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible;

it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country.

German businessmen are overwhelmed by the high cost of doing business.

Inflexible rules, enforced by a burgeoning bureaucracy, discourage entrepreneurship.

I had assumed that Bush's seemingly inflexible policy to support Sharon was for political reasons of his getting elected. But as to whether he really believes his actions are going to hasten the day of the final conflict, I do not know.