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Conrad Black

British,  Businessman
Total Quotes : 26
Rome Seventies Entertain

From the early Seventies to the mid-Eighties, I approached Rome at a snail's pace. Having concluded that God existed, I could not seriously entertain the thought of not trying to be in contact with Him.

- Conrad Black

Loyalty Agreeable Mr

Although his personality is generally quite agreeable, Mr Murdoch has no loyalty to anyone or anything except his company.

- Conrad Black

Think Immigration Figure

I'm not a xenophobe - I think immigration is a good thing for most countries - but they transmute the foibles of their native tongues into English in a way that's difficult to figure out.

- Conrad Black

I Am Citizen Am

I am a passport-carrying citizen of the E.U.

- Conrad Black

Shame Any

I don't have any shame.

- Conrad Black

World Been Terms

For decades, I have been a militant anti-declinist in terms of America's place in the world.

- Conrad Black

Punishment Rehabilitation

All emphasis in American prisons is on punishment, retribution, and disparagement, and almost none is on rehabilitation.

- Conrad Black

American Side Least

At least 80 percent of American prisoners are grossly over-sentenced. The Supreme Court knows this, but shows scant concern for this human side of criminal justice.

- Conrad Black

Trying Go Up

I don't go around trying to stir up foreign wars.

- Conrad Black

I Am Proud Surviving

I am proud of being in a U.S. federal prison and surviving it.

- Conrad Black

Sympathy Never Ask

I never ask for mercy and seek no one's sympathy.

- Conrad Black

Mind Rather Could

I do not at all have the mind of a bully... in my mind bullies are intolerant of contrary opinion, domineering and rather cowardly. I would hope that none of those terms could be fairly used in describing me.

- Conrad Black

Yesterday Million Bucks

I made 50 million bucks yesterday. That's a flameout I could get used to.

- Conrad Black

Service Everyone Republic

The U.S. prosecution service is eating at the soul of the American republic. It is an absolute danger to everyone.

- Conrad Black

Over Patriotic Took

The United States is a proud, determined, hard-working, talented, patriotic nation and people, and it is not over-extended in the manner of empires of the past that took over the lands of others and eventually collapsed under the weight of the over-ambitious hegemon.

- Conrad Black

Country Which Largest

Nixon's full term was one of the most successful in U.S. history, which is why he was re-elected by the largest plurality in the country's history.

- Conrad Black

Increasingly Penalties

Private-sector firms are increasingly active in the prison industry and they and the militantly unionized correctional officers, almost all unskilled labor, constantly lead public demands for more criminal statutes and more draconian penalties.

- Conrad Black

World Persecution Perhaps

Perhaps the gravest under-publicized atrocity in the world is the persecution of Christians.

- Conrad Black

Media Most Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch is probably the most successful media proprietor and operator in history.

- Conrad Black

News Curious Energetic

Walter Cronkite was a personally decent and convivial man, who literally couldn't kill a fly, was kind to his children, generally helpful to juniors, authentically curious about the news, and, in his time, an energetic reporter.

- Conrad Black