Quotations that match 'abandoned'.The whole force of the respectable circles to which I belonged, that respectable circle which knew as I did not the value of security won, the slender chance of replacing it if lost or abandoned, was against me.
[ Abandoned Against Belonged Chance Circle Circles Did Force Knew Lost Replacing Respectable Security Slender Value Which Whole Won]
I never abandoned either forms or freedom. I imagine that most of what could be called free verse is in my first book. I got through that fairly early.
[ Abandoned Book Called Could Early Either Fairly First Forms Free Freedom Got Imagine Most Never Through Verse]
A person is born with feelings of envy and hate. If he gives way to them, they will lead him to violence and crime, and any sense of loyalty and good faith will be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Any Born Crime Envy Faith Feelings Gives Good Hate Him Lead Loyalty Person Sense Them Violence Way Will]
When a new source of taxation is found it never means, in practice, that the old source is abandoned. It merely means that the politicians have two ways of milking the taxpayer where they had one before.
[ Abandoned Before Found Had Means Merely Milking Never New Old Politicians Practice Source Taxation Taxpayer Two Ways Where]
My whole life I've had the fear that I was going to be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Fear Going Had Life Whole]
With it adult political audiences abandoned cinemas. In their place appeared a void. That previous political audience migrated to the seats in front of their TV.
[ Abandoned Adult Appeared Audience Audiences Cinemas Front Place Political Previous Seats Their Tv Void]
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
[ Abandoned Art Finished Never Only]
The condition of the tribes which occupy the country set apart for them in the West is highly prosperous, and encourages the hope of their early civilization. They have for the most part abandoned the hunter state and turned their attention to agricultural pursuits.
[ Abandoned Agricultural Apart Attention Civilization Condition Country Early Encourages Highly Hope Hunter Most Occupy Part Prosperous Pursuits Set State Their Them Tribes Turned West Which]
It's very difficult to determine whether this is the fault of the world that has abandoned the Church, or the Church that does not know how to relate to the world.
[ Abandoned Church Determine Difficult Does Fault How Know Relate Very Whether World]
Until 1914 I loved to travel; I often went to Italy and once spent a few months in India. Since then I have almost entirely abandoned travelling, and I have not been outside of Switzerland for over ten years.
[ Abandoned Almost Been Entirely Few India Italy Loved Months Often Once Outside Over Since Spent Switzerland Ten Then Travel Travelling Until Went Years]
Every country that has experimented with women in actual combat has abandoned the idea, and the notion that Israel uses women in combat is a feminist myth.
[ Abandoned Actual Combat Country Every Experimented Feminist Idea Israel Myth Notion Uses Women]
Hitler never abandoned the cloak of legality; he recognized the enormous psychological value of having the law on his side. Instead, he turned the law inside out and made illegality legal.
[ Abandoned Cloak Enormous Having His Hitler Inside Instead Law Legal Legality Made Never Out Psychological Recognized Side Turned Value]
We should be recklessly abandoned to Jesus, and just turn it over to Him. Through the support I think the sacrifices will be made and we'll all be cool with it.
[ Abandoned Cool Him Jesus Just Made Over Recklessly Sacrifices Should Support Think Through Turn Will]
The Democratic Party has pretty much abandoned all the things that they cherish.
[ Abandoned Cherish Democratic Much Party Pretty Things]
The United States particularly abandoned Liberia after the end of the Cold War.
[ Abandoned After Cold End Particularly States United War]
We have increased conservation spending, enacted legislation that enables us to clean up and redevelop abandoned brownfields sites across the country, and implemented new clean water standards that will protect us from arsenic.
[ Abandoned Across Arsenic Clean Conservation Country Enables Enacted Implemented Increased Legislation New Protect Sites Spending Standards Up Us Water Will]
Then I abandoned comics for fine art because I had some romantic vision of being like Vincent Van Gogh Jr.
[ Abandoned Art Because Being Comics Fine Gogh Had Jr Romantic Some Then Van Vincent Vision]
A poem is never finished, only abandoned. Poetry
[ Abandoned Finished Never Only Poem]
One of the things that makes our military the best in the world is the certain knowledge of each soldier, sailor, airman, and Marine that they can always count on their comrades should they need help - that they will never be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Always Best Certain Comrades Count Each Help Knowledge Makes Marine Military Need Never Our Sailor Should Soldier Their Things Will World]
As the new spirituality begins to become the pervasive spirituality of the planet, we'll find that we have abandoned our philosophy of contradictions in which we say we're all one but continue to try to win.
[ Abandoned Become Begins Continue Contradictions Find New Our Pervasive Philosophy Planet Say Spirituality Try Which Win]
To die is as if one's eyes had been put out and one cannot see anything any more. Perhaps it is like being shut in a cellar. One is abandoned by all. They have slammed the door and are gone. One does not see anything and notices only the damp smell of putrefaction.
[ Abandoned Any Anything Been Being Cannot Cellar Damp Die Does Door Eyes Gone Had More Notices Only Out Perhaps Put See Shut Slammed Smell]
Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.
[ Abandoned Arts Fantasy Impossible Marvels Monsters Mother Origin Produces Reason She United]
I don't paint anymore. I haven't since I abandoned it at 19, in order to begin writing seriously.
[ Abandoned Anymore Begin Haven Order Paint Seriously Since Writing]
The IRA has abandoned its armed struggle in pursuit of its goals by political means. This must be fully acknowledged. Continued challenge does nothing but obstruct and inhibit the peace process.
[ Abandoned Acknowledged Armed Challenge Continued Does Fully Goals Inhibit Ira Means Must Nothing Obstruct Peace Political Process Pursuit Struggle]
From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned.
[ Abandoned Afflicted Been Beginning Compromise Country History Human Our Rights]
The sigh of History rises over ruins, not over landscapes, and in the Antilles there are few ruins to sigh over, apart from the ruins of sugar estates and abandoned forts.
[ Abandoned Apart Estates Few History Landscapes Over Rises Ruins Sigh Sugar]
Old books that have ceased to be of service should no more be abandoned than should old friends who have ceased to give pleasure.
[ Abandoned Books Ceased Friends Give More Old Pleasure Service Should Than]
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned. Peace
[ Abandoned Cannot Defeat Either End Errors Few Never Peace Progress Pursuit Relaxed Setbacks Successes Trials Victory Years]
I have decided to follow in my sinful ways, and have largely abandoned the increasingly religious life I was leading over the previous months, including several hours of Talmudic study a day.
[ Abandoned Day Decided Follow Hours Including Increasingly Largely Leading Life Months Over Previous Religious Several Sinful Study Ways]
I've gone through the village of my songwriting and my artistry, and I've gone through lots of different phases, including one where it has been very quiet and abandoned me for a few years.
[ Abandoned Artistry Been Different Few Gone Including Lots Phases Quiet Songwriting Through Very Village Where Years]
Satan cannot win. Why not? Because he has denied God's sovereignty and disobeyed God's law. But Moses was told explicitly, God's blessings come only from obedience. Satan will not win because he has abandoned God's tool of dominion, biblical law.
[ Abandoned Because Biblical Blessings Cannot Come Denied Dominion Explicitly God Law Moses Obedience Only Satan Sovereignty Told Tool Why Will Win]
Basic human contact - the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words - is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can.
[ Abandoned Anyone Basic Brain Contact Exchanging Eyes Feeling Human Interact Meeting Oxygen Psyche Words World]
Continuous eloquence wearies. Grandeur must be abandoned to be appreciated. Continuity in everything is unpleasant. Cold is agreeable, that we may get warm.
[ Abandoned Agreeable Appreciated Cold Continuity Continuous Eloquence Everything Get Grandeur May Must Unpleasant Warm]
It was such a paradox for me that the only thing I know how to do is act, but that the first thing I abandoned while writing were the characters.
[ Abandoned Act Characters First How Know Only Paradox Such Thing Were While Writing]
In spite of our poverty and our economic dependence, we do not have to give in, neither because we are sometimes abandoned nor because of the wish of some nations to impose their economic or political models.
[ Abandoned Because Dependence Economic Give Impose Models Nations Neither Nor Our Political Poverty Some Sometimes Spite Their Wish]
In 1833, protection was abandoned, and a tariff was established by which it was provided that we should, in a few years, have a system of merely revenue duties.
[ Abandoned Duties Established Few Merely Protection Provided Revenue Should System Tariff Which Years]
Love can be put off, never abandoned.
[ Abandoned Love Never Off Put]
The abandoned infant's cry is rage, not fear.
[ Abandoned Cry Fear Infant Rage]
If the provisions of the constitution be not upheld when they pinch as well as when they comfort, they may as well be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Comfort Constitution May Pinch Provisions Upheld Well]
At last I perceive that in revolutions the supreme power rests with the most abandoned.
[ Abandoned Last Most Perceive Power Rests Revolutions Supreme]
Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.
[ Abandoned Comparison Dreams Imaginations Reality Seems Therefore Valueless]
At the moment of childbirth, every woman has the same aura of isolation, as though she were abandoned, alone.
[ Abandoned Alone Aura Childbirth Every Isolation Moment Same She Though Were Woman]
The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some new novelty.
[ Abandoned Analyzed Anticipated Interest New News Novelty Reported Some Staged Until Wrung]
Give us a chance to show you that those so-called protective laws to aid women - however well intentioned originally - have become in fact restraints, which keep wife, abandoned wife, and widow alike from supporting her family.
[ Abandoned Aid Alike Become Chance Fact Family Give Her However Intentioned Keep Laws Originally Protective Restraints Show So-Called Supporting Those Us Well Which Widow Wife Women]
That policy was abandoned very quickly, and the military police were tagged with the responsibility of conducting training, which they did. We were not equipped or set up with personnel to recruit new Iraqi guards.
[ Abandoned Conducting Did Equipped Guards Iraqi Military New Personnel Police Policy Quickly Recruit Responsibility Set Tagged Training Up Very Were Which]
When I was in Philadelphia during the Depression in 1930 or '31, I got a very sad job as a night watchman in a garage. The cars in the garage had been abandoned by their owners, since they had lost their jobs and couldn't keep up the payments.
[ Abandoned Been Cars Depression During Garage Got Had Job Jobs Keep Lost Night Owners Payments Philadelphia Sad Since Their Up Very Watchman]
The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these are abandoned, of race, but of age.
[ Abandoned Age Apt Class Democratic Distinctions Happen Less Money Proper Race Rank Society Still These Those]
Moral principles can never be compromised; they can only be abandoned. Politics
[ moral principles]
The road to positivity is strewn with the abandoned vehicles of the faint-hearted.
[ Abandoned Road Strewn Vehicles]
Some tribes of birds will relieve and rear up the young and helpless, of their own and other tribes, when abandoned.
[ Abandoned Birds Helpless Other Own Rear Relieve Some Their Tribes Up Will Young]
I'm the one who gets called up about a problem. I'm the one who gets called up about the street lighting and the abandoned car. I'm the one who gets blamed if the police don't arrive. I'm the one they blame if a city truck is broken down.
[ Abandoned Arrive Blame Blamed Broken Called Car City Down Gets Lighting Police Problem Street Truck Up]
If you have abandoned one faith, do not abandon all faith. There is always an alternative to the faith we lose. Or is it the same faith under another mask?
[ Abandon Abandoned Alternative Always Another Faith Lose Mask Same Under]
Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine, led to the very clear realization that international anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
[ Abandoned Anarchy Civilization Clear Cost Four Human Imagine International Led Limited Mercifully Minds Must Our Realization Suffering Survive Too Very War Which World Years]
It was during my time at secondary school that I abandoned religion.
[ Abandoned During Religion School Secondary Time]
I abandoned chemistry to concentrate on mathematics and physics. In 1942, I travelled to Cambridge to take the scholarship examination at Trinity College, received an award and entered the university in October 1943.
[ Abandoned Award Cambridge Chemistry College Concentrate Entered Examination Mathematics October Physics Received Scholarship Take Travelled Trinity University]
My mother and I took over abandoned buildings to sleep in.
[ Abandoned Buildings Mother Over Sleep Took]
Stones are checked every so often to see if any have split or at worst exploded. An explosion can leave debris in the elements so the firing has to be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Any Checked Debris Elements Every Exploded Explosion Firing Leave Often See Split Stones Worst]
As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo of our ancestors, the virgin America, has been abandoned. We have fallen in love with our own image, with images of our making, which turn out to be images of ourselves.
[ Abandoned America Ancestors Been Beloved Echo Fallen Image Images Individuals Love Making Narcissism Nation Now Our Ourselves Out Own Social Suffer Turn Which]
A person is born with desires of the eyes and ears, and a liking for beautiful sights and sounds. If he gives way to them, they will lead him to immorality and lack of restriction, and any ritual principles and propriety will be abandoned.
[ Abandoned Any Beautiful Born Desires Ears Eyes Gives Him Immorality Lack Lead Liking Person Principles Propriety Restriction Ritual Sights Sounds Them Way Will]
Altman was told they wouldn't do the film with me. He could easily have abandoned me, but he stood by me and really bailed me out.
[ Abandoned Altman Bailed Could Easily Film Out Really Stood Told]
At the beginning of the nineteenth century we abandoned tradition, it's at that point that I intend to renew it because the present is built on the past just as the past was built on the times that went before it.
[ Abandoned Because Before Beginning Built Century Intend Just Nineteenth Past Point Present Renew Times Tradition Went]
Furthermore, they were constantly informed by all the camp authorities that they had been abandoned by the world: they were beggars and lucky to receive the daily soup of starvation.
[ Abandoned Authorities Been Beggars Camp Constantly Daily Furthermore Had Informed Lucky Receive Soup Starvation Were World]
My dad sacrificed many things in life for me. He abandoned a very promising and lucrative career of an army officer just so that he could continue helping me with my chess and accompanying me to tournaments.
[ Abandoned Accompanying Army Career Chess Continue Could Dad Helping Just Life Lucrative Many Officer Promising Sacrificed Things Tournaments Very]