Quotations that match 'anchor'.

We made air attacks on the Japanese anchorage, sinking and damaging several vessels. However, the Japanese were alerted to the fact that American carriers were nearby.
[ Air Alerted American Attacks Carriers Damaging Fact However Japanese Made Nearby Several Sinking Vessels Were]
We have this morning dropped anchor, just off Williamstown.
[ Anchor Dropped Just Morning Off]
I never wanted to be an anchor for 25 years, and suddenly I wanted to be one.
[ Anchor Never Suddenly Wanted Years]
A good heavy book holds you down. It's an anchor that keeps you from getting up and having another gin and tonic.
[ Anchor Another Book Down Getting Gin Good Having Heavy Holds Keeps Tonic Up]
I get the greatest feeling when I'm singing. It's other-worldly. Your feet are anchored into the Earth and into this energy force that comes up through your feet and goes up the top of your head and maybe you're holding hands with the angels or the stars, I have no idea.
[ Anchored Angels Comes Earth Energy Feeling Feet Force Get Goes Greatest Hands Head Holding Idea Into Maybe Singing Stars Through Top Up Your]
The news anchor is exactly that - an anchor, a center, a focus.
[ Anchor Center Exactly Focus News]
I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made. If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it.
[ Anchor Become Begin Being Careful Expect How Made Monsters Special Though Treated Understand Used]
We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope.
[ Anchor Hope Life Our Ship Should]
The anchors now made are contrived so as to sink into the ground as soon as they reach it, and to hold a great strain before they can be loosened or dislodged from their station.
[ Anchors Before Contrived Great Ground Hold Into Loosened Made Now Reach Sink Soon Station Strain Their]
Some people continue to pretend that anchor people are reporters.
[ Anchor Continue Pretend Reporters Some]
Alone! Alone! No beacon, far or near! No chart, no compass, and no anchor stay!
[ Alone Anchor Beacon Chart Compass Far Near Stay]
Children are the anchors of a mother's life. Mom
[ Anchors Children Life Mother]
When I'm anchoring, I miss chasing stories in the field.
[ Anchoring Chasing Field Miss Stories]
The 6th of August in the morning we saw an opening in the land and we ran into it, and anchored in 7 and a half fathom water, 2 miles from the shore, clean sand.
[ Anchored August Clean Fathom Half Into Land Miles Morning Opening Ran Sand Saw Shore Water]
TV journalism is a much more collaborative, horizontal business than print reporting. It has to be, because of the logistics. Anchors are wholly dependent on producers to do all the hustling.
[ Anchors Because Business Collaborative Dependent Horizontal Hustling Journalism Logistics More Much Print Producers Reporting Than Tv Wholly]
So this anchoring in some way, in some important way in the past without repeating the past, but on the basis of the past building something new: that is what is important.
[ Anchoring Basis Building Important New Past Repeating Some Something Way Without]
NBC anchor Brian Williams is a standup comic in disguise.
[ Anchor Brian Comic Disguise Nbc Standup Williams]
To act is to anchor in the imminent future.
[ Act Anchor Future Imminent]
When I first anchored in 1970, I had never seen a woman anchor a news show.
[ Anchor Anchored First Had Never News Seen Show Woman]
When the anchorman is wearing a colonel's uniform, it tells you something.
[ Colonel Something Tells Uniform Wearing]
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled seas of thought.
[ Anchor Better Far Firm Nonsense Out Put Seas Than Thing Thought Troubled]
Once the anchor of reason has been cut, one's craft may go anywhere. One may become a St Francis or equally a Hitler.
[ Anchor Anywhere Become Been Craft Cut Equally Francis Go Hitler May Once Reason St]
Mystery writers' conventions are usually good, and this one has been excellent and extremely well prepared and thought out in advance. A lot of people have given their time and their skill, and a good deal of wit, and Anchorage has made us extraordinarily welcome.
[ Advance Been Conventions Deal Excellent Extraordinarily Extremely Given Good Lot Made Mystery Out Prepared Skill Their Thought Time Us Usually Welcome Well Wit Writers]
When I was a little girl in the 1950s, it would not have been possible for me to say, I want to be an anchorwoman when I grow up.
[ Been Girl Grow Little Possible Say Up Want Would]
Amnesty is the magnet. Other magnets that you mentioned are anchor babies who get benefits in this country and employer deductions for employees, even if they are here illegally, which Mr. King is addressing.
[ Addressing Amnesty Anchor Babies Benefits Country Deductions Employees Employer Even Get Here Illegally King Magnet Mentioned Mr Other Which]
In the days of Caesar, kings had fools and jesters. Now network presidents have anchormen.
[ Caesar Days Fools Had Kings Network Now Presidents]
I'm not going to sit on the porch of the old anchorman's home with a drool cup.
[ Cup Drool Going Home Old Porch Sit]
I think I'd like to stay anchoring because, number one, I'm learning a lot, and I love it when I'm learning. And number two, I also have the luxury of a stable life.
[ Also Anchoring Because Learning Life Lot Love Luxury Number Stable Stay Think Two]
The world reacts very strangely to people they see on TV, and I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made. If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it. For a reporter, that's the kiss of death.
[ Anchor Become Begin Being Careful Death Expect How Kiss Made Monsters Reacts Reporter See Special Strangely Though Treated Tv Understand Used Very World]
Being an anchor is not just a matter of sitting in front of a camera and looking pretty.
[ Anchor Being Camera Front Just Looking Matter Pretty Sitting]
My beliefs will run through everything I do. My beliefs, my values are my anchor and when people try to drag me, as I know they will, it is to that sense of right and wrong, that sense of who I am and what I believe, to which I will always hold.
[ Always Am Anchor Beliefs Believe Drag Everything Hold Know Right Run Sense Through Try Values Which Will Wrong]
Some people may have noticed the new computer shelf at the anchor desk. Rather than phone calls, we want to take real time e-mails, and we'll be starting that very soon.
[ Anchor Calls Computer Desk E-Mails May New Noticed Phone Rather Real Shelf Some Soon Starting Take Than Time Very Want]
I recognize the Republican party as the sheet anchor of the colored man's political hopes and the ark of his safety.
[ Anchor Ark Colored His Hopes Man Party Political Recognize Republican Safety Sheet]
The essence of conservative ideology is its being anchored in the divine order of things.
[ Anchored Being Conservative Divine Essence Ideology Order Things]
Stood off and on during the night, determining not to come to anchor till morning, fearing to meet with shoals; continued our course in the morning; and as the island was found to be six or seven leagues distant, and the tide was against us, it was noon when we arrived there.
[ Against Anchor Arrived Come Continued Course Determining Distant During Fearing Found Island Leagues Meet Morning Night Noon Off Our Seven Six Stood Tide Till Us]
Me, my literary reputation is mostly abroad, but I am anchored here in New York. I can't think of any other place I'd rather die than here.
[ Abroad Am Anchored Any Die Here Literary Mostly New Other Place Rather Reputation Than Think York]
Amidst the confusion of the times, the conflicts of conscience, and the turmoil of daily living, an abiding faith becomes an anchor to our lives.
[ Abiding Amidst Anchor Becomes Conflicts Confusion Conscience Daily Faith Lives Living Our Times Turmoil]
To reach a port, we must sail - sail, not tie at anchor - sail, not drift.
[ Anchor Drift Must Port Reach Sail Tie]
I don't want the news to be patriotic. I don't want to see flags on the lapels of the anchors. I don't want any of that.
[ Anchors Any Flags Lapels News Patriotic See Want]
Cast your cares on God; that anchor holds.
[ Anchor Cares Cast God Holds Your]
Language also encodes our past. We want to know who we are. To know who we are, we have to know who we used to be. Consequently, our literature, written in the past, anchors us in that past.
[ Also Anchors Consequently Know Language Literature Our Past Us Used Want Written]
'm thrilled to be joining the incredible team at ABC News. Being asked to anchor 'This Week' and the superb tradition started by David Brinkley, is a tremendous and rare honor, and I look forward to discussing the great domestic and international issues of the day.
[ Abc Anchor Asked Being David Day Discussing Domestic Forward Great Honor Incredible International Issues Joining Look News Rare Started Superb Team Thrilled Tradition Tremendous Week]
Professionally, I remember Cronkite as a kid growing up, and more so for me, the importance of Cronkite was not him sitting there at the anchor desk, but him out there doing things.
[ Anchor Cronkite Desk Doing Growing Him Importance Kid More Out Professionally Remember Sitting Things Up]
A lot of these angles are really about trying to mimic broadcast sports angles in order to anchor the scene, to sort of normalize it before it becomes abstracted.
[ Abstracted Anchor Angles Becomes Before Broadcast Lot Mimic Order Really Scene Sort Sports These Trying]
I have my ethics and morals. I have my anchor point of what is right and wrong in real life, but I'm not afraid to entertain any and every aspect of personality in relationship to creating a character.
[ Afraid Anchor Any Aspect Character Creating Entertain Ethics Every Life Morals Personality Point Real Relationship Right Wrong]
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
[ Against Anchor Drift Lie Must Port Reach Sail Sometimes Wind]
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, 'It's not so bad.'
[ Anchor Asked Bad Cbs Crazy Dan Dictator Hussein Interviewed Iraqi Man News Rather Saddam Said Talk]
To win respect, the networks seem to feel they have to keep absurdly overstating their anchors' reporting cred.
[ Absurdly Anchors Feel Keep Networks Reporting Respect Seem Their Win]
The current wisdom now is that if the three networks are covering the news the same way the difference is the anchor people. I think that won't be true in the future.
[ Anchor Covering Current Difference Future Networks News Now Same Think Three True Way Wisdom Won]
Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.
[ Anchor Hope Life Neither Nor Rely Rest Ship Should Single Small]
Do you know what White House correspondents call actors who pose as reporters? Anchors.
[ Actors Anchors Call Correspondents House Know Pose Reporters White]
On the 28th the ship's company received two months pay in advance, and on the following morning we worked out to St. Helen's, where we were obliged to anchor.
[ Advance Anchor Company Following Helen Months Morning Obliged Out Pay Received Ship St Two Were Where Worked]
I believe a man is better anchored who has a belief in the Supreme Being.
[ Anchored Being Belief Believe Better Man Supreme]
If we are always arriving and departing, it is also true that we are eternally anchored. One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
[ Also Always Anchored Arriving Departing Destination Eternally Looking Never New Place Rather Things True Way]
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it, but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
[ Against Anchor Direction Drift Find Great Heaven Lie Moving Much Must Nor Port Reach Sail Sometimes Stand Thing Where Wind World]
Without moral and intellectual independence, there is no anchor for national independence.
[ Anchor Independence Intellectual Moral National Without]
Your Constitution is all sail and no anchor.
[ Anchor Constitution Sail Your]
It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an anchor for increasing rigor in our schools. Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.
[ Anchor Hope Increasing Maintained Our Participation Program Rigor Schools Serve Student While]