Definitions for: State Capital


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See Also: Adelaide, Albany, Annapolis, Atlanta, Augusta, Austin, Baton Rouge, Beantown, Bismarck, Boise, Boston, Brisbane, capital, capital of Alabama, capital of Alaska, capital of Arizona, capital of Arkansas, capital of California, capital of Colorado, capital of Connecticut, capital of Delaware, capital of Florida, capital of Georgia, capital of Hawaii, capital of Idaho, capital of Illinois, capital of Indiana, capital of Iowa, capital of Kansas, capital of Kentucky, capital of Louisiana, capital of Maine, capital of Maryland, capital of Massachusetts, capital of Michigan, capital of Minnesota, capital of Mississippi, capital of Missouri, capital of Montana, capital of Nebraska, capital of Nevada, capital of New Hampshire, capital of New Jersey, capital of New Mexico, capital of New York, capital of North Carolina, capital of North Dakota, capital of Ohio, capital of Oklahoma, capital of Oregon, capital of Pennsylvania, capital of Rhode Island, capital of South Carolina, capital of South Dakota, capital of Tennessee, capital of Texas, capital of Utah, capital of Vermont, capital of Virginia, capital of Washington, capital of West Virginia, Carson City, Charleston, Columbia, Columbus, Concord, Denver, Des Moines, Dover, Frankfort, Harrisburg, Hartford, Hawaiian capital, Helena, Hobart, Honolulu, Hub of the Universe, Indianapolis, Jackson, Jefferson City, Juneau, Lansing, Lincoln, Little Rock, Melbourne, Mile-High City, Montgomery, Montpelier, Nashville, Oklahoma City, Olympia, Perth, Phoenix, Pierre, Providence, Raleigh, Richmond, Sacramento, Saint Paul, Salem, Salt Lake City, Santa Fe, Springfield, St. Paul, Sydney, Tallahassee, Topeka, Trenton




Famous Quotes Containing State Capital:


A State which has universal suffrage and a wide extension of the jury franchise, must qualify the people by education to rightly exercise the great powers with which they are invested.

-- Edmund Barton (Australian Politician)

Our world and our state have been transformed, but, in contrast, we as people have not been.

-- Ruth Ann Minner (American Politician)

Paramount is the need to secure human rights. The form of rule should be such that the citizen does not have to fear the State, but gives it direction and confidently participates in its administration.

-- Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Turkish Politician)

I went to a doctor and told him I felt normal on acid, that I was a light bulb in a world of moths. That is what the manic state is like.

-- Carrie Fisher (American Actress)

Our congressional district is the fastest growing in the state. Nowhere is there a greater need for new and improved roads and transit systems that will spare us the hours we spend each day in traffic.

-- Judy Biggert (American Politician)

The mayor has got to work closely with a wide variety of people, his city council, state legislature, governor, business community, labor community, president and the congress in order to be able to do this.

-- Marc Morial (American Politician)

But on second thought, after I decreed the state of emergency, I came to the conclusion that that was impossible to achieve without bloodshed because the street protesters were full of anger and nearly out of control. This is why I thought we needed to find another way out.

-- Eduard Shevardnadze ( Politician)

What should be the future of Israel? Is the land the most important choice, and for that reason to keep the whole of the land at any cost, or to have a partition and build the Jewish state on part of the land? And the other part?

-- Shimon Peres (Israeli Statesman)

Give a member of Congress a junket and a mimeograph machine and he thinks he is secretary of state.

-- David Dean Rusk (American Politician)

I do not believe in people owning guns. Guns should be owned only by the police and military. I am going to do everything I can to disarm this state.

-- Michael Dukakis (American Politician)

As this world was not intended to be a state of any great satisfaction or high enjoyment, so neither was it intended to be a mere scene of unhappiness and sorrow.

-- Joseph Butler (English Clergyman)

And now, of course this is another thing I didn't count on, that now as the governor of the state of California, I am selling California worldwide. You see that? Selling.

-- Arnold Schwarzenegger (Austrian Actor)

A state always calls itself fatherland when it is ready for murder.

-- Friedrich Durrenmatt (Swiss Author)

Let me first state that I believe that marriage is a sacred union between one man and one woman.

-- Judy Biggert (American Politician)

I have kept a steady focus on restoring public faith in our state government since taking office July 1. Now it is time to make even bigger and bolder gains through legislative action.

-- Jodi Rell (American Politician)

Detachment produces a peculiar state of mind. Maybe that's the worst sentence of all, to be deprived of feeling what a human being ought to be entitled to feel.

-- James Dickey (American Novelist)

To the socialist no nation is free whose national existence is based upon the enslavement of another people, for to him colonial peoples, too, are peoples, and, as such, parts of the national state.

-- Karl Liebknecht (German Politician)

It is clear to all that the animal organism is a highly complex system consisting of an almost infinite series of parts connected both with one another and, as a total complex, with the surrounding world, with which it is in a state of equilibrium.

-- Ivan Pavlov (Russian Psychologist)

After Big Media, U.S. colleges and universities are the biggest enemies of the values of red-state Americans.

-- Phyllis Schlafly (American Activist)

For a century after the reign of Frederick, Prussia remained the most prominent Germanic state in Europe.

-- Kelly Miller (American Sociologist)

The worst state of affairs is when science begins to concern itself with art.

-- Paul Klee (Swiss Artist)

Mayonnaise: One of the sauces which serve the French in place of a state religion.

-- Ambrose Bierce (American Journalist)

To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.

-- Nancy Mitford (English Author)

Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.

-- Baruch Spinoza ( Philosopher)

A prosperous state makes a secure Christian, but adversity makes him Consider.

-- Anne Bradstreet (American Poet)

I happen to be one who believes very strongly that state and local governments have their proper roles.

-- Don Nickles (American Politician)

Security is still the most important issue facing Washington state residents and millions of Americans - the security of having a job, of access to affordable health care, of a quality education, and of protecting our homeland and defending our nation.

-- Patty Murray (American Politician)

We want all the Palestinians back in their homeland, and then there can be a fair referendum for people to choose the form of state they want. Whoever gets the majority can rule.

-- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (Iranian Politician)

Comedy makes the subversion of the existing state of affairs possible.

-- Dario Fo (Italian Playwright)

Punk is not really a style of music. It was more like a state of mind.

-- Mike Watt (American Musician)

All men have an equal right to the free development of their faculties; they have an equal right to the impartial protection of the state; but it is not true, it is against all the laws of reason and equity, it is against the eternal nature of things.

-- Victor Cousin (French Philosopher)

As the leaders and decision-makers of this great state, it is our responsibility to strive for perfection.

-- Roy Barnes (American Politician)

Just several years ago, Shaykh Kabbani, who is the head of the Islamic Supreme Council of America, when he was speaking at the State Department, said that more than 80 percent of the mosques were controlled by extremists. And from all I've seen over the last four or five years, the situation has even gotten worse.

-- Peter King ( -)

It, sometimes, suits the slaveholders to claim, that their slavery is an exclusively State concern; and that the North has, therefore, nothing to do with it.

-- Gerrit Smith (American Politician)

The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are protected.

-- Gerrit Smith (American Politician)


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