quote by Andrew Lloyd Webber

The next few years are going to be horrendous in the UK. The last thing we need is a Somali pirate-style raid on the few wealth creators who still dare to navigate Britain's gale-force waters.

— Andrew Lloyd Webber

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It's time to stop the raid on the Social Security trust fund and start allowing Americans to invest their Social Security taxes in personal savings accounts.


Genetic studies in Iceland have found that many of the women who were the founding stock of Iceland came from England and what is now France. Some were probably captured and carried off in Viking raids only 40 generations ago.

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I have nothing but praise for the boy.

He is easily the best player in the world. His contribution as a goal threat is unbelievable. His stats are incredible. Strikes at goal, attempts on goal, raids into the penalty box, headers. It is all there. Absolutely astounding.

Prosperity cannot be restored by raids upon the public Treasury.

Our military has been so badly depleted.

Who would think the United States is raiding plane graveyards to pick up parts and equipment? That means they're being held together by a shoestring. Other countries have brand-new stuff they have bought from us. It's insane.


When I buy cookies I eat just four and throw the rest away.

But first I spray them with Raid so I won't dig them out of the garbage later. Be careful, though, because Raid really doesn't taste that bad.

There's a curious knot that binds novelists and terrorists.

..Years ago I used to think it was possible for a novelist to alter the inner life of the culture. Now bomb-makers and gunmen have taken that territory. They make raids on human consciousness. What writers used to do before we were all incorporated.

In civilized societies, if you are offended by a cartoon, you do not burn flags, take up guns and raid buildings, chant death to your opponents, or threaten suicide bombings. You write a letter to the editor.

Why do otherwise sane, competent, strong men, men who can wrestle bears or raid corporations, shrink away in horror at the thought of washing a dish or changing a diaper?

On the eighteenth of December 1972, when we thought we were getting another of the hundreds of little tactical air raids, we heard the bombs going in out there in the railroad yards and this went on for about thirty minutes.


Being elected to Congress is regarded as being sent on a looting raid for one's friends.

I avoid clients for whom advertising is only a marginal factor in their marketing mix. They have an awkward tendency to raid their advertising appropriations whenever they need cash for other purposes.

If you witness (the problems in the world), your outlook on life will change.

You will understand how fortunate and well-off you are, (…). You will understand that you are so safe from the risk of air raids and landmines.

Neither the Army nor the Navy is of any protection, or very little protection, against aerial raids.

What I had later learned was that the FBI knew I was going to New York a couple days after the raid.


Every time we had a raid, I'd get a boyfriend out of it.

I found myself serving a sentence of public denial from the very second the raid on my apartment happened.

Sign by elevator put up by computer geeks in office building: REMEMBER: FIRST YOU PILAGE, THEN YOU BURN. THOSE WHO DO NOT COMPLY WILL BE SUSPENDED FROM THE RAIDING TEAM. In Mr Perfect

There was a look of woe on his face that was almost comical.

Raids, bullets, criminals...no problem. A missing duster? Crisis.

It’s a sun lamp. I thought you might be tired of your pasty-pale complexion. (Chris) Christopher, I happen to be a Viking in the middle of winter in Minnesota. Lack of a deep tan goes with the whole Nordic territory. Why do you think we raided Europe anyway? (Wulf) Because it was there? (Chris) No, we wanted to thaw out. (Wulf)


Will some reporter, or some Republican on the Sunday shows, please ask why tax cuts raid the non-existent Social Security Trust Fund but all the Democrats' new spending doesn't? Will someone please ask that?

During World War II, the pilot losses were staggering.

In some bombing raids, as many as 80% of the planes that left did not return.

Maxims in times of danger are useless, experience is incommunicable.

The knotted strands of life, desire, assumptions, and moral codes cannot be unsnarled; they can only be cut, which is what happens when an air raid occurs, with a silencing fortissimo like the finale of a Beethoven symphony.

I wouldn't want them [kids] to raid my liquor cabinet and glug down my bourbon either.

Bluebell had been saying that he knew the men hated us for raiding their crops and gardens, and Toadflax answered, 'That wasn't why they destroyed the warren. It was just because we were in their way. They killed us to suit themselves.


My twin sister, my cousin, and I used to write and perform plays for my family.

We raided the closets for costumes and fought over parts. I'm sure I was the bossiest one.

When campaigning, be swift as the wind;

in leisurely march, majestic as the forest; in raiding and plundering, like fire; in standing, firm as the mountains. As unfathomable as the clouds, move like a thunderbolt.

Latins for Republicans - it's like roaches for Raid.

Since I travel so much, it's always great to be home.

There's nothing like getting to raid my own refrigerator at two in the morning.

We're not going to let our companies be raided by other countries where we lose all our jobs, we don't make our product anymore. It's very sad.


Slade was never pretentious. It was just music to them. Pop, rock, soul....it was all the same to Slade. They wrote great songs. And, besides, I'd like to raid their wardrobe.

when someone you love dies, he becomes your enemy;

he fights you tooth and nail from a hidden position; he successfully raids what small provisions you have gathered to keep yourself going.

Politicians are just a bunch of local bandits, sent by their local voters to raid the public treasury.

I bring you this stately matron named Christendom, returning bedraggled, besmirched, and dishonored from pirate raids in Kiao-Chow, Manchuria, South Africa, and the Phillipines, with her soul full of meanness, her pocket full of boodle, and her mouth full of pious hypocrisies. Give her soap and a towel, but hide the looking-glass.