I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made.
If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it.
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it, but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
We speak of being anchored to our principles.
But if the weather turns nasty you up with an anchor and let it down where there's less wind, and the fishing's better.
Without moral and intellectual independence, there is no anchor for national independence.
The people who get into trouble in our company are those who carry around the anchor of the past.
It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an anchor for increasing rigor in our schools. Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.
'm thrilled to be joining the incredible team at ABC News.
Being asked to anchor 'This Week' and the superb tradition started by David Brinkley, is a tremendous and rare honor, and I look forward to discussing the great domestic and international issues of the day.
My beliefs will run through everything I do.
My beliefs, my values are my anchor and when people try to drag me, as I know they will, it is to that sense of right and wrong, that sense of who I am and what I believe, to which I will always hold.
To my mind there is not a lot of commerce going on in these social networking sites. eBay is a community anchored in commerce. It is a commerce site that built a community around it. What has not been proven is if the reverse can happen and people will go to community sites to do commerce.
When Nirvana became popular, you could very easily slip and get lost during that storm. I fortunately had really heavy anchors - old friends, family.
I worked in three local news markets and in every single one of them, they said: 'You're a lousy anchor. We would love to renew your contract and have you be our lead reporter here, but we're not going to have you anchor.'
In college, I was a weather anchor for the local news.
I would 'borrow' my forecast from The Weather Channel.
I don't think I have the face - may have the voice but not the demeanor for an anchor. And I defied it.
From the right, you get demagogues shouting about brown-skinned anchor babies and clamoring to deport the undocumented. From the left, you get advocacy for the oppressed but otherwise, when it comes to national civic identity, mainly silence.
I'm single, footloose and fancy free, I have no responsibilities, no anchors.
Work, friendship and self-improvement, that's me.
A good heavy book holds you down. It's an anchor that keeps you from getting up and having another gin and tonic.
To reach a port, we must sail - sail, not tie at anchor - sail, not drift.
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein.
When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, 'It's not so bad.'
Do you know what White House correspondents call actors who pose as reporters? Anchors.
Some people continue to pretend that anchor people are reporters.
I get the greatest feeling when I'm singing.
It's other-worldly. Your feet are anchored into the Earth and into this energy force that comes up through your feet and goes up the top of your head and maybe you're holding hands with the angels or the stars, I have no idea.
To act is to anchor in an imminent future, so imminent it becomes almost tangible; to act is to feel you are consubstantial with that future.
I never wanted to be an anchor for 25 years, and suddenly I wanted to be one.
At every moment you choose yourself. But do you choose *your* self? Body and soul contain a thousand possibilities out of which you can build many I's. But in one of them is there a congruence of the elector and the elected. Only one--which you will never find until you have excluded all those superficial and fleeting possibilities of being and doing with which you toy, out of curiosity or wonder or greed, and which hinder you from casting anchor in the experience of the mystery of life, and the consciousness of the talent entrusted to you which is your *I*.
Home is a notion that only nations of the homeless fully appreciate and only the uprooted comprehend.
She read books quickly and compulsively, paperback after paperback, as if she might drift away without the anchor of the printed page.
Alone! Alone! No beacon, far or near! No chart, no compass, and no anchor stay!
A lot of these angles are really about trying to mimic broadcast sports angles in order to anchor the scene, to sort of normalize it before it becomes abstracted.
I believe a man is better anchored who has a belief in the Supreme Being.
The anchors now made are contrived so as to sink into the ground as soon as they reach it, and to hold a great strain before they can be loosened or dislodged from their station.
We have this morning dropped anchor, just off Williamstown.
I don't want the news to be patriotic.
I don't want to see flags on the lapels of the anchors. I don't want any of that.
Stood off and on during the night, determining not to come to anchor till morning, fearing to meet with shoals; continued our course in the morning; and as the island was found to be six or seven leagues distant, and the tide was against us, it was noon when we arrived there.
Some people may have noticed the new computer shelf at the anchor desk.
Rather than phone calls, we want to take real time e-mails, and we'll be starting that very soon.
TV journalism is a much more collaborative, horizontal business than print reporting. It has to be, because of the logistics. Anchors are wholly dependent on producers to do all the hustling.
When I'm anchoring, I miss chasing stories in the field.
I have my ethics and morals. I have my anchor point of what is right and wrong in real life, but I'm not afraid to entertain any and every aspect of personality in relationship to creating a character.
We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope.
Most of us are raised to believe we are ordinary.
The anchor of the universe is present in every child. A parent only needs to guide and step aside and let them fulfill their dharma. Help children remember that they can do or be anything.
On the 28th the ship's company received two months pay in advance, and on the following morning we worked out to St. Helen's, where we were obliged to anchor.
When I first anchored in 1970, I had never seen a woman anchor a news show.