Quotations that match 'begun'.

In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy. I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream, a certain language governed it. Jacques Derrida
[ Algeria Already Begun Certain Dream Dreamed Get Governed Had Into Language Literature Models Philosophy Were]
Love gratified is love satisfied, and love satisfied is indifference begun. Samuel Richardson
[ Begun Gratified Indifference Love Satisfied]
We will not change in matters of policy until such time as dialogue has begun. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
[ Begun Change Dialogue Matters Policy Such Time Until Will]
In our own time it has been seen... that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness, have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius, instructed solely by the example of these beautiful paintings and sculptures of Nature. Giorgio Vasari
[ Beautiful Been Begun Brought Children Draw Example Genius Impelled Instructed Natural Nature Our Own Paintings Roughly Sculptures Seen Simple Solely Their Themselves These Time Up Wilderness]
I suspect that many corporations have begun to understand that they have an important role to play in the lives of their communities, and that allocating funds to support local groups helps them discharge that function and also burnish their image. David Rockefeller
[ Allocating Also Begun Communities Corporations Discharge Function Funds Groups Helps Image Important Lives Local Many Play Role Support Suspect Their Them Understand]
Well begun is half done. Aristotle
[ Begun Done Half Well]
You all know how powerful and varied are the effects of which steam engines are capable; with them has really begun the great development of industry which has characterised our century before all others. Hermann von Helmholtz
[ Before Begun Capable Century Characterised Development Effects Engines Great How Industry Know Others Our Powerful Really Steam Them Varied Which]
My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've begun to enjoy parts of it too. So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely. Lionel Blue
[ Age Am Because Begun Crumbling Enjoy Enjoyed Far Good Had Her Mother Nicely Old Parts Too]
I have just begun a work in which an important part is given to a large chorus and with it I want to use several of your instruments - augmenting their range as in those I used for my Equatorial - especially in the high range. Edgard Varese
[ Begun Chorus Especially Given High Important Instruments Just Large Part Range Several Their Those Use Used Want Which Work Your]
To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete. Epictetus
[ Accuse Begun Complete Education Misfortunes Neither Nor Oneself Others Own Shows Sign Want]
It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today. Barack Obama
[ Begin Begun Better Bit Blood Children Earnest Get Inhabit Just Leave Little Lot Making Our Sure Sweat Tears Than Today Took Where Work World]
I was never jailed. The fact is that I was arrested, but I went into a diversion programme, and by that time I'd already begun working in what was called anger management. It was a painful and awful moment. David Soul
[ Already Anger Arrested Awful Begun Called Diversion Fact Into Jailed Management Moment Never Painful Programme Time Went Working]
Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected. Jonathan Edwards
[ Begun Glory Grace Perfected]
Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes, work never begun. Christina G. Rossetti
[ Anything Begun Left Never Sadder Than Unfinished Work Yes]
The confusing thing, I thought, was that most of America already knew that we were overly reliant on oil, especially on foreign oil. But it was news that this administration had begun to at least acknowledge that problem. Chris Van Hollen
[ Acknowledge Administration Already America Begun Confusing Especially Foreign Had Knew Least Most News Oil Overly Problem Reliant Thing Thought Were]
You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well. Lewis B. Smedes Forgiveness
[ Begun Feel Forgiveness Hurt Know Power Recall Them Those Well Will Wish]
We've begun to get justice. Charles Evers
[ Begun Get Justice]
I was appointed Poet Laureate. It came totally out of the blue because most Poet Laureates had been considerably older than I. It was not something that I even had begun to dream about! Rita Dove
[ Appointed Because Been Begun Blue Came Considerably Dream Even Had Laureate Laureates Most Older Out Poet Something Than Totally]
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to know that it has begun. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Love
[ Begins Begun Difficult Know Less Love Moment]
Do you know, a horrible thing has happened to me. I have begun to doubt Tennyson. Gerard Manley Hopkins
[ Begun Doubt Happened Horrible Know Thing]
Nevertheless the meaning is not that the blessed bread which is divided, which is offered, and which the apostles received from the hand of Christ was not the body of Christ but becomes the body of Christ when the eating of it is begun. Martin Chemnitz
[ Apostles Becomes Begun Blessed Body Bread Christ Divided Eating Hand Meaning Nevertheless Offered Received Which]
By the time I came down from Yale, I was already more radicalized and had begun to read New Masses. Albert Maltz
[ Already Begun Came Down Had Masses More New Read Time Yale]
I have begun to sympathetically understand Paul, though I don't like him much. Lionel Blue
[ Begun Him Much Paul Though Understand]
I can't even say I've begun yet, but I'm trying on the idea that there is a book in my future. Kathy Mattea
[ Begun Book Even Future Idea Say Trying Yet]
That friendship will not continue to the end which is begun for an end. Francis Quarles
[ Begun Continue End Friendship Which Will]
After a semester or so, my infatuation with computers burnt out as quickly as it had begun. Eric Allin Cornell
[ After Begun Burnt Computers Had Infatuation Out Quickly Semester]
If writers learn more from their books than do readers, perhaps I may have begun to learn. Lloyd Alexander
[ Begun Books Learn May More Perhaps Readers Than Their Writers]
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Age Almost Begun Cooled Disappear Eager Entirely Evening Frequently Happiest Infirmities Large Life Midday Middle Morning Most Passions Period Probably See Shadows Which Yet Youth]
My inner critic who had begun piping up about how hopeless I was and how I didn't know to write. Mary Garden
[ Begun Critic Had Hopeless How Inner Know Piping Up Write]
I have not yet begun to fight! John Paul Jones War
[ Begun Fight Yet]
One cannot help being impressed by the protesters. They have begun each day of the protest in Kiev in prayer and all activities are accomplished with a collective sense of respect, kindness, and an intention to conduct a peaceful revolution. Bob Schaffer
[ Accomplished Activities Begun Being Cannot Collective Conduct Day Each Help Impressed Intention Kiev Kindness Peaceful Prayer Protest Protesters Respect Revolution Sense]
I feel like I have at least begun to make a contribution, but my most significant concern has to do with whether my actual art will be preserved for future generations or be erased. Judy Chicago
[ Actual Art Begun Concern Contribution Erased Feel Future Generations Least Make Most Preserved Significant Whether Will]
If we got into a situation where people start burning our records, then bring it on. That's the whole point. The gloaming has begun. We're in the darkness. This has happened before. Go read some history. Thom Yorke
[ Before Begun Bring Burning Darkness Go Got Happened History Into Our Point Read Records Situation Some Start Then Where Whole]
You are young, gifted, and Black. We must begin to tell our young, There's a world waiting for you, Yours is the quest that's just begun. James Weldon Johnson
[ Begin Begun Black Gifted Just Must Our Quest Tell Waiting World Young Yours]
In 1970, I had begun work on the basic pancreatic trypsin inhibitor which has later become the model compound for the development of protein NMR, molecular dynamics, and experimental folding studies in other laboratories. Robert Huber
[ Basic Become Begun Compound Development Dynamics Experimental Folding Had Laboratories Later Model Molecular Other Protein Studies Which Work]
And all the good you've done will soon be swept away, You've begun to matter more than the things you say. Tim Rice
[ Away Begun Done Good Matter More Say Soon Swept Than Things Will]
I try to help people become the best possible editors of their own work, to help them become conscious of the things they do well, of the things they need to look at again, of the wells of material they have not even begun to dip their buckets into. Tobias Wolff
[ Again Become Begun Best Buckets Conscious Dip Editors Even Help Into Look Material Need Own Possible Their Them Things Try Well Wells Work]
Now the restaurants have begun to catch up with the wine-making; there are numerous great restaurants in Napa Valley, and it's wonderful because the people are there for just that: great food and great wine. Thomas Keller
[ Because Begun Catch Food Great Just Now Numerous Restaurants Up Valley Wine Wonderful]
My work begun to spread out. And calls to the universities begun to take me out of my garden, you know. Howard Finster
[ Begun Calls Garden Know Out Spread Take Universities Work]
Friendships begun in this world will be taken up again, never to be broken off. Saint Francis de Sales
[ Again Begun Broken Friendships Never Off Taken Up Will World]
The mere thought hadn't even begun to speculate about the merest possibility of crossing my mind. Douglas Adams
[ Begun Crossing Even Hadn Mere Merest Mind Possibility Speculate Thought]
As the number of available jobs has decreased in border states like Texas, cities halfway across America have begun to see an influx of illegal immigrants in search of employment. Spencer Bachus
[ Across America Available Begun Border Cities Decreased Employment Halfway Illegal Immigrants Influx Jobs Number Search See States Texas]
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin. Horace
[ Begin Begun Dare Done Half Wise Would]
We've begun to put fear into those whites who think they can do anything they want to a black person and get away with it. Charles Evers
[ Anything Away Begun Black Fear Get Into Person Put Think Those Want Whites]
Give me a kiss, and to that kiss a score; Then to that twenty, add a hundred more: A thousand to that hundred: so kiss on, To make that thousand up a million. Treble that million, and when that is done, Let's kiss afresh, as when we first begun. Robert Herrick
[ Add Afresh Begun Done First Give Hundred Kiss Make Million More Score Then Thousand Twenty Up]
The labor of keeping house is labor in its most naked state, for labor is toil that never finishes, toil that has to be begun again the moment it is completed, toil that is destroyed and consumed by the life process. Mary McCarthy
[ Again Begun Completed Consumed Destroyed Finishes House Keeping Labor Life Moment Most Naked Never Process State Toil]
I have begun to think of life as a series of ripples widening out from an original center. Seamus Heaney
[ Begun Center Life Original Out Ripples Series Think Widening]
Many of my books have begun with the title, because naming a work already in progress makes no sense to me. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Already Because Begun Books Makes Many Naming Progress Sense Title Work]
Never read a book through merely because you have begun it. John Witherspoon
[ Because Begun Book Merely Never Read Through]
When entertainment was begun, during the Depression, it was supposed to take people's minds off reality. People could sing, dance, act or do anything. It was the type of entertainment that was available. Tina Yothers
[ Act Anything Available Begun Could Dance Depression During Entertainment Minds Off Reality Sing Supposed Take Type]
Our birth is nothing but our death begun, As tapers waste the moment they take fire. Edward Young
[ Begun Birth Death Fire Moment Nothing Our Take Tapers Waste]
I never plot out my novels in terms of the tone of the book. Hopefully, once a story is begun it reveals itself. Alice Hoffman
[ Begun Book Hopefully Itself Never Novels Once Out Plot Reveals Story Terms Tone]
At intervals between the songs, more especially after the trances have begun, the dancers unclasp hands and sit down to smoke or talk for a few minutes. James Mooney
[ After Begun Between Dancers Down Especially Few Hands Intervals Minutes More Sit Smoke Songs Talk]
She saw too that man has the power of exceeding himself, of becoming himself more entirely and profoundly than he is, truths which have only recently begun to be seen in Europe and seem even now too great for its common intelligence. Sri Aurobindo
[ Becoming Begun Common Entirely Europe Even Exceeding Great Himself Intelligence Man More Now Only Power Profoundly Recently Saw Seem Seen She Than Too Truths Which]
Once serious political dialogue has begun, the international community can assume that we have achieved genuine progress along the road to real democratisation. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
[ Achieved Along Assume Begun Community Dialogue Genuine International Once Political Progress Real Road Serious]
I've just begun to dare to think I perhaps am a bit of an artist. David Lean
[ Am Artist Begun Bit Dare Just Perhaps Think]
Ladies be seated, the party has only begun. Johnny Olson
[ Begun Ladies Only Party Seated]
The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence as early as Chaucer's time: but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth. George Saintsbury
[ Atmosphere Begun Chaucer Circumstances Early Exercise Growth Had Influence Italian Prose Tale Time Were Yet]
Prison continues, on those who are entrusted to it, a work begun elsewhere, which the whole of society pursues on each individual through innumerable mechanisms of discipline. Michel Foucault
[ Begun Continues Discipline Each Elsewhere Entrusted Individual Innumerable Mechanisms Prison Pursues Society Those Through Which Whole Work]
We don't consider the battle has ended in Afghanistan... The battle has begun and its fires are picking up. These fires will reach the White House, because it is the center of injustice and tyranny. Mohammed Omar
[ Afghanistan Battle Because Begun Center Consider Ended Fires House Injustice Picking Reach These Tyranny Up White Will]
In the past few years I have begun the process of becoming a new man. Jack Abramoff
[ Becoming Begun Few Man New Past Process Years]
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Attempted Begun Close Done Each Earned Evening Morning Night Repose Sees Some Something Task]
I'd begun reading Crumb shortly before that, and other underground stuff, so that was an influence to some degree. Of course the Marvel and DC comics, they had been my main interests in my teenage years. Chester Brown
[ Been Before Begun Comics Course Crumb Dc Degree Had Influence Interests Main Marvel Other Reading Shortly Some Stuff Teenage Underground Years]
The recognition of the art that informs all pure science need not mean the abandonment for it of all present art, rather it will mean the completion of the transformation of art that has already begun. John Desmond Bernal
[ Abandonment Already Art Begun Completion Informs Mean Need Present Pure Rather Recognition Science Transformation Will]
Germany expected that at the most a day or so would see Belgian resistance broken and the dash on Paris begun. It was not safe to start such a forward rush with Belgium unconquered. Kelly Miller
[ Begun Belgian Belgium Broken Dash Day Expected Forward Germany Most Paris Resistance Rush Safe See Start Such Would]
I would like to think that Ben and myself have begun a partnership that will take us into different areas of music that we can continue to write, enjoy and keep me involved with music other then what I do with RUSH. Geddy Lee
[ Areas Begun Ben Continue Different Enjoy Into Involved Keep Music Myself Other Partnership Rush Take Then Think Us Will Would Write]
We have seen... that, although England is by far the richest nation of Europe, we have already outstripped her in the race after wealth, and we have only begun the development of our vast resources. Josiah Strong
[ After Already Although Begun Development England Europe Far Her Nation Only Our Outstripped Race Resources Richest Seen Vast Wealth]
When one begins to live by habit and by quotation, one has begun to stop living. James A. Baldwin
[ Begins Begun Habit Live Living Quotation Stop]
My training in Science of Mind had begun with my mother. She took me to a different church every Sunday, and she encouraged me to question the minister afterward. Esther Williams
[ Afterward Begun Church Different Encouraged Every Had Mind Minister Mother Question Science She Sunday Took Training]
A well begun is half ended. A. C. Benson
[ Begun Ended Half Well]
My instinct was that it was Sidney's childhood in the Bahamas that gave him the fearlessness to fight racism. So this documentary was a kind of rounding out of what had begun in that scene in In the Heat of the Night. Lee Grant
[ Bahamas Begun Childhood Documentary Fearlessness Fight Gave Had Heat Him Instinct Kind Night Out Racism Rounding Scene Sidney]
The modern form of things had begun to appeal to me, also (as material for satire) politics, and the lives of the great and little, high up in the social scale. Laurence Housman
[ Also Appeal Begun Form Great Had High Little Lives Material Modern Politics Satire Scale Social Things Up]
But the West did not last long enough. Its folk myths and heroes became stage properties of Hollywood before the poets had begun to get to work on them. Christopher Dawson
[ Became Before Begun Did Enough Folk Get Had Heroes Hollywood Last Long Myths Poets Properties Stage Them West Work]
Unfortunately, the food industry has not yet faced this situation and begun taking measures to avoid exploiting our weakness for not knowing when we have had enough. Marvin Harris
[ Avoid Begun Enough Exploiting Faced Food Had Industry Knowing Measures Our Situation Taking Unfortunately Weakness Yet]
Everyone has said very supportive things coming out of D.C. today. We can't wait when the race has begun. Katherine Harris
[ Begun Coming Everyone Out Race Said Supportive Things Today Very Wait]
In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves. Buddha
[ Already Anger Begun Ceased Controversy Feel Instant Ourselves Striving Truth]
Other composers have taken this particular technique much further than I in the meantime, with the result that the Law of Diminishing Returns has begun to apply. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Apply Begun Composers Diminishing Further Law Meantime Much Other Particular Result Returns Taken Technique Than]
Anyone who has begun to think, places some portion of the world in jeopardy. John Dewey
[ Anyone Begun Jeopardy Places Portion Some Think World]
I'm playing a very strong character, it's the story of the woman Polish Jews out of the Warsaw ghetto. I've just begun my weapons training and the SAS type training that's getting me fit. Sadie Frost
[ Begun Character Fit Getting Ghetto Jews Just Out Playing Polish Story Strong Training Type Very Warsaw Weapons Woman]
Therefore, when I considered this carefully, the contempt which I had to fear because of the novelty and apparent absurdity of my view, nearly induced me to abandon utterly the work I had begun. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Abandon Absurdity Apparent Because Begun Carefully Considered Contempt Fear Had Induced Nearly Novelty Therefore Utterly View Which Work]
Washington should revive international efforts begun during the Clinton administration to pressure countries with dangerously loose banking regulations to adopt and enforce stricter rules. Kit Bond
[ Administration Adopt Banking Begun Clinton Countries Dangerously During Efforts Enforce International Loose Pressure Regulations Revive Rules Should Stricter Washington]
If I had been elected president in 1948, history would be vastly different. I believe we would have stemmed the growth of Big Government, which had begun with the New Deal and culminated with the Great Society. Strom Thurmond
[ Been Begun Believe Big Deal Different Elected Government Great Growth Had History New President Society Stemmed Vastly Which Would]
In my second year, after moving to the Medical School, I began the courses of Anatomy and Physiology. I had begun to see that I was interested in cells and their functions. Sydney Brenner
[ After Anatomy Began Begun Cells Courses Functions Had Interested Medical Moving Physiology School Second See Their Year]
Women have begun to see that if I go through that doorway, I take everybody through it. Dianne Feinstein
[ Begun Doorway Everybody Go See Take Through Women]
We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters. Gloria Steinem
[ Begun Courage Daughters Few More Our Raise Sons]
If the experimental physicist has already done a great deal of work in this field, nevertheless the theoretical physicist has still hardly begun to evaluate the experimental material which may lead him to conclusions about the structure of the atom. Johannes Stark
[ Already Atom Begun Conclusions Deal Done Evaluate Experimental Field Great Hardly Him Lead Material May Nevertheless Physicist Still Structure Theoretical Which Work]
We've begun to long for the pitter-patter of little feet - so we bought a dog. Well, it's cheaper, and you get more feet. Rita Rudner Pet
[ Begun Bought Cheaper Dog Feet Get Little Long More Well]
Since the end of the Cold War two main nuclear powers have begun to make big reductions in their nuclear arsenals. Each of them is dismantling about 2,000 nuclear warheads a year. Joseph Rotblat
[ Arsenals Begun Big Cold Dismantling Each End Main Make Nuclear Powers Reductions Since Their Them Two War Warheads Year]
When two people decide to get a divorce, it isn't a sign that they "don't understand" one another, but a sign that they have, at last, begun to. Helen Rowland
[ Another Begun Decide Divorce Get Last Sign Two Understand]
Americans in all places and levels of government have begun to consider the areas where we need to prepare ourselves from future threats, including the latest weapon: bio-terror. Paul Gillmor
[ Americans Areas Begun Consider Future Government Including Latest Levels Need Ourselves Places Prepare Threats Weapon Where]
All the stuff that I used to treat with contempt - you know, I'm an artist, man, I don't do that family stuff - has begun to seem really important. Rick Moody
[ Artist Begun Contempt Family Important Know Man Really Seem Stuff Treat Used]
I'm glad that it didn't take as long to get Shepard off the ground as it's taken this series. I'd begun to think the Congo would be ahead of us in the space race before Whispering Smith ever got on the air. Audie Murphy
[ Ahead Air Before Begun Congo Ever Get Glad Got Ground Long Off Race Series Shepard Smith Space Take Taken Think Us Whispering Would]
Over the past few years, many of us have increasingly begun to question the direction and meaning of our society as it has developed over the past several centuries. Alex Campbell
[ Begun Centuries Developed Direction Few Increasingly Many Meaning Our Over Past Question Several Society Us Years]
Although by 1851 tales of adventure had begun to seem antiquated, they had rendered a large service to the course of literature: they had removed the stigma, for the most part, from the word novel. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Adventure Although Antiquated Begun Course Had Large Literature Most Novel Part Removed Rendered Seem Service Stigma Tales Word]
Our government declared that it is conducting some kind of great reforms. In reality, no real reforms were begun and no one at any point has declared a coherent programme. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
[ Any Begun Coherent Conducting Declared Government Great Kind Our Point Programme Real Reality Reforms Some Were]
Suddenly, at about ten o'clock, a dull thud sounded somewhere far away from us, and simultaneously we saw a small white round cloud about half a mile ahead of us where the shrapnel had exploded. The battle had begun. Fritz Kreisler
[ Ahead Away Battle Begun Clock Cloud Dull Exploded Far Had Half Mile Round Saw Shrapnel Simultaneously Small Somewhere Sounded Suddenly Ten Thud Us Where White]
Since 1998, the Administration has begun to upgrade counterintelligence and security at U.S. weapons labs. Charles Foster Bass
[ Administration Begun Counterintelligence Labs Security Since Upgrade Weapons]
The man who has begun to live more seriously within begins to live more simply without. Ernest Hemingway
[ Begins Begun Live Man More Seriously Simply Within Without]
The 21st Century has begun as an era of uncertainty, with a heightened focus on security and public safety. Gavin Newsom
[ Begun Century Era Focus Heightened Public Safety Security Uncertainty]
There is a peculiar burning odor in the room, like explosives. the kitchen fills with smoke and the hot, sweet, ashy smell of scorched cookies. The war has begun. Alison Lurie
[ Begun Burning Cookies Explosives Fills Hot Kitchen Odor Peculiar Room Smell Smoke Sweet War]
Over-reliance on strictly economic justifications has already begun to hurt the quality and range of education at every level of American life. Charles Vest
[ Already American Begun Economic Education Every Hurt Level Life Quality Range Strictly]
The work I did in Vertigo meant nothing if no one cared about the movie. Luckily, Vertigo had a revival and people had begun to recognize there was something special and it gained in reputation. But it just as well could have ended up rotting in film cans somewhere. Kim Novak
[ Begun Cans Cared Could Did Ended Film Gained Had Just Luckily Meant Movie Nothing Recognize Reputation Revival Rotting Something Somewhere Special Up Vertigo Well Work]
In my first year as governor, we solved some of the problems that had begun to undermine the Open Records Act. We gave the act teeth by providing criminal penalties for knowing violations. Roy Barnes
[ Act Begun Criminal First Gave Governor Had Knowing Open Penalties Problems Providing Records Solved Some Teeth Undermine Violations Year]