quote by Joseph McCarthy

McCarthyism is Americanism with its sleeves rolled.

— Joseph McCarthy

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Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.

You are going to feel like hell if you never write the stuff that is tugging on the sleeves in your heart--your stories, visions, memories, songs: your truth, your version of things, in your voice. That is really all you have to offer us, and it's why you were born.

I wear my heart on my sleeve.

To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Mind you, sometimes the angels smoke, hiding it with their sleeves, and when the archangel comes, they throw the cigarettes away: that’s when you get shooting stars.

Servant-leader ship is all about making the goals clear and then rolling your sleeves up and doing whatever it takes to help people win. In that situation, they don't work for you, you work for them.

Roll up your sleeves, set your mind to making history, and wage such a fight for liberty that the whole world will respect our sex.

I'm not very diplomatic and wear my heart on my sleeve.

I wear my heart on my sleeve.

A ball had passed between my body and the right arm which supported him, cutting through the sleeve and passing through his chest from shoulder to shoulder. There was no more to be done for him and I left him to his rest. I have never mended that hole in my sleeve.

Time will tell ... whether folks want to point and stare at the black woman filmmaker who made a certain kind of film, and pat her on the back, or if they want to actually roll up the sleeves and do a little bit of work so that there can be more of me coming through.

You see, idealism detached from action is just a dream.

But idealism allied with pragmatism, with rolling up your sleeves and making the world bend a bit, is very exciting. It's very real. It's very strong.

I know I'm not a showy politician... I don't go drinking in parliament's bars. I don't wear my heart on my sleeve, I just get on with the job in front of me and you can judge me by my record.

I don’t suppose I really know you very well - but I know you smell like the delicious damp grass that grows near old walls and that your hands are beautiful opening out of your sleeves and that the back of your head is a mossy sheltered cave when there is trouble in the wind and that my cheek just fits the depression in your shoulder.

I do not wear my emotions on my sleeve.

I was once described by my own son Stephen as an emotional ostrich.

I am proof that the American dream still exists.

My Dad was so open creatively that I was off in search of black turtleneck bathing suits with long sleeves.

The future is now. Roll up your sleeves and let your passion flow. The country we carry in our hearts is waiting.

Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work.

I'd bet Sony has some similar stuff up their sleeves they're just playing on the internet outrage for free PR. You're all being played!

I saw the suffering and I let myself feel it… I saw the injustice and was compelled to do something about it. I changed from being a nun who only prayed for the suffering world to a woman with my sleeves rolled up, living my prayer.

People do connect me with James Bond simply because I happen to like scrambled eggs and short-sleeved shirts and some of the things that James Bond does, but I certainly haven't got his guts nor his very lively appetites.

I love little Peter Pan collars and little puff sleeves.

I also sing about my mom leaving me a lot - a lot of kids have their moms or dads leave them, so they relate to that. I wear my heart on my sleeve, so I think that's what the kids love.

Pin your faith to no ones sleeves, haven't you two eyes of your own.

If you treat staff as your equal, they'll roll their sleeves up to get the job done.

There are thousands of causes for stress, and one antidote to stress is self-expression. That's what happens to me every day. My thoughts get off my chest, down my sleeves and onto my pad.

Jem knotted his fingers in the material of Will's sleeve.

"You are my parabatai," he said, "You said once I could ask anything of you.

I know that women are smarter than men.

I don't wanna sound like I'm on a bandwagon for chicks but I do love 'em, can't front. Women are smarter than men. I know I gotta lot of chicks up my sleeve but you guys are twice as good.

Well what I would really like is a bunch of little n***ers to wear long-sleeve white shirts, black shorts and black bow ties. You know, in the Shirley Temple days, they used to tap dance around. Now, that would be a true Southern wedding wouldn't it? But we can't do that because the media would be on me about that.

There's no substitute for rolling up your sleeves and working with the people who can make a difference. They get the benefit of your participation and you gain a direct understanding of the real problems and potential solutions, which makes you a more informed giver.

Yes, I have tricks in my pocket, I have things up my sleeve.

But I am the opposite of a stage magician. He gives you illusion that has the appearance of truth. I give you truth in the pleasant disguise of illusion.

It's okay to put your heart on your sleeve.

Okay to have that softer side - the softer side in the sense of being able to listen, to deal with fear, to not always be so dominant.

Don't be afraid to show your feelings. Wear your heart on your sleeves. The right one will see

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