Quotations that match 'demanded'.

They demanded a monopoly of the coasting trade, in order to get higher freights than they could get in open competition with the carriers of the world. Robert Toombs
[ Carriers Competition Could Demanded Get Higher Monopoly Open Order Than Trade World]
The critical principle demanded an examination, for instance, of the contribution of different periods, thus to some extent embarking on historical linguistics. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Contribution Critical Demanded Different Embarking Examination Extent Historical Instance Linguistics Periods Principle Some Thus]
Writing a play, you start with less, so more is demanded of you. It's as if you have to not only write a symphony, but invent the instruments as well. David Ives
[ Demanded Instruments Invent Less More Only Play Start Symphony Well Write Writing]
I mean, I didn't - I should have demanded attention of the boss maybe, or something like that that might have backfired. This I would just take as it came. James Stockdale
[ Attention Boss Came Demanded Just Maybe Mean Might Should Something Take Would]
Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Demanded Freedom Given Must Never Oppressed Oppressor Voluntarily]
I have not been that wise. Health I have taken for granted. Love I have demanded, perhaps too much and too often. As for money, I have only realized its true worth when I didn't have it. Hedy Lamarr
[ Been Demanded Granted Health Love Money Much Often Only Perhaps Realized Taken Too True Wise Worth]
At the time I attempted to purchase the rights back for the 3 Homestead records, but the owner demanded an outrageous sum in the neighborhood of $10,000, about 10 times more money than I could get my hands on at the time. Mark Edwards
[ Attempted Back Could Demanded Get Hands Homestead Money More Neighborhood Outrageous Owner Purchase Records Rights Sum Than Time Times]
I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle. Marilyn Monroe
[ Am Belonging Demanded Few Freedom Involved Loss Minority Our Protesting Remaining Ride Right Rights Stars Twinkle]
I looked on child rearing not only as a work of love and duty but as a profession that was fully as interesting and challenging as any honorable profession in the world and one that demanded the best that I could bring to it. Rose Kennedy
[ Any Best Bring Challenging Child Could Demanded Duty Fully Honorable Interesting Looked Love Only Profession Rearing Work World]
Even Obama's staunchest supporters are starting to leave him. Last week Michelle Obama demanded to see a copy of his birth certificate. Ann Coulter
[ Birth Certificate Copy Demanded Even Him His Last Leave Michelle Obama Obama See Starting Supporters Week]
Such highly qualitative leadership is demanded especially in the realm of the fostering of right international relations. Here the demand is simply irresistible. John Raleigh Mott
[ Demand Demanded Especially Fostering Here Highly International Irresistible Leadership Qualitative Realm Relations Right Simply Such]
For precocity some great price is always demanded sooner or later in life. Margaret Fuller
[ Always Demanded Great Later Life Price Some Sooner]
Once I should have been, if not satisfied, partially, at least, contented with suffrage for the intelligent and those who have been soldiers; now I am convinced that universal suffrage is demanded by sound policy and impartial justice. Salmon P. Chase
[ Am Been Contented Convinced Demanded Impartial Intelligent Justice Least Now Once Partially Policy Satisfied Should Soldiers Sound Suffrage Those Universal]
I've written what and when I want to. It's been about expressing myself. But with the degree, I had to learn to do everything in a very specific, disciplined way. I am very disciplined, but this demanded a totally different kind of discipline. A real challenge. Joan Armatrading
[ Am Been Challenge Degree Demanded Different Discipline Disciplined Everything Expressing Had Kind Learn Myself Real Specific Totally Very Want Way Written]
I fear my enthusiasm flags when real work is demanded of me. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Demanded Enthusiasm Fear Flags Real Work]
Too much is demanded by the critic, attempted by the poet. John C. Ransom
[ Attempted Critic Demanded Much Poet Too]
The Bible declares that on the sixth day God created man. Right then and there, God should have demanded a damage deposit. Jim Hightower
[ Bible Created Damage Day Declares Demanded Deposit God Man Right Should Sixth Then]
In the economic sphere, the program demanded thorough decentralization and managerial independence of enterprises, as well as legalization of small-scale private enterprise, especially in the service sector. Alexander Dubcek
[ Demanded Economic Enterprise Enterprises Especially Independence Managerial Private Program Sector Service Sphere Thorough Well]
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best. Theodore Isaac Rubin Business
[ Achievement After Afterglow Best Come Comes Demanded Difficult Does Doing Easy Happiness Our Satisfaction Task Work]
If you have a lot of short-term debt, it means that all of that money can be demanded in a very short period of time. Technically, short-term debt means money that's coming due within a year. Typically, it means money that's coming due within 30 to 90 days. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Coming Days Debt Demanded Due Lot Means Money Period Short Short-Term Technically Time Typically Very Within Year]
I did not know at first that it would be a series; I discovered after the first novel that I had more to say about it, so I did another. And another, and then the readers demanded yet more. Piers Anthony
[ After Another Demanded Did Discovered First Had Know More Novel Readers Say Series Then Would Yet]
In London, before I set out, I had paid one shilling; another was now demanded, so that upon the whole, from London to Richmond, the passage in the stage costs just two shillings. Karl Philipp Moritz
[ Another Before Costs Demanded Had Just London Now Out Paid Passage Richmond Set Stage Two Upon Whole]
Where Joe was more vocal and emotional whereas Chuck was very reserved. But, both of them executed great strategy and both of them demanded a lot of their players. Franco Harris
[ Both Chuck Demanded Emotional Executed Great Joe Lot More Players Reserved Strategy Their Them Very Vocal Where Whereas]
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace. John Lennon
[ Another Demanded Everyone Instead Peace Set Television Then]
I demanded more rights for women because I know what women had to put up with. Evita Peron
[ Because Demanded Had Know More Put Rights Up Women]
The voters in my district, and around the country, have demanded that Congress get a hold on the influx of illegal immigrants and tighten the security around our borders. John Linder
[ Around Borders Congress Country Demanded District Get Hold Illegal Immigrants Influx Our Security Tighten Voters]
When they tested Fatal Attraction, the audiences were so upset by her behavior, they literally demanded her blood. Glenn Close
[ Attraction Audiences Behavior Blood Demanded Fatal Her Literally Tested Upset Were]
Saddam Hussein has systematically violated, over the course of the past 11 years, every significant UN resolution that has demanded that he disarm and destroy his chemical and biological weapons, and any nuclear capacity. This he has refused to do. Henry Waxman
[ Any Biological Capacity Chemical Course Demanded Destroy Disarm Every His Hussein Nuclear Over Past Refused Resolution Saddam Significant Systematically Un Violated Weapons Years]
This assumes an upward revision of the European Budget, which is precisely what Jacques Chirac refuses to do. On the contrary, he has demanded a reduction. Laurent Fabius
[ Assumes Budget Chirac Contrary Demanded European Jacques Precisely Reduction Refuses Revision Upward Which]
I demanded two weeks of rehearsal because to me as an actor, that's the most important time. Christine Lahti
[ Actor Because Demanded Important Most Rehearsal Time Two Weeks]
When we acquired California and New- Mexico this party, scorning all compromises and all concessions, demanded that slavery should be forever excluded from them, and all other acquisitions of the Republic, either by purchase or conquest, forever. Robert Toombs
[ Acquired Acquisitions California Compromises Concessions Conquest Demanded Either Excluded Forever Mexico Other Party Purchase Republic Should Slavery Them]
I wanted to write a story that demanded the viewer's attention. Nigel Kneale
[ Attention Demanded Story Viewer Wanted Write]
Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and may therefore be demanded back the next hour. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Back Chance Demanded Every Happiness Hour Lent May Next Possession Therefore Time Uncertain]
Actually, I can't imagine anything more tedious than a perfect person, especially if it was someone who also demanded perfection from me. Hugh Mackay
[ Actually Also Anything Demanded Especially Imagine More Perfect Perfection Person Someone Tedious Than]
Managers have very tough jobs. I always respected their job but demanded respect in return. Jim Evans
[ Always Demanded Job Jobs Managers Respect Respected Return Their Tough Very]
I may have aimed too high sometimes, asked too much of myself and demanded too little from those around me. Agnetha Faltskog
[ Aimed Around Asked Demanded High Little May Much Myself Sometimes Those Too]
Obedience of the law is demanded; not asked as a favor. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Asked Demanded Favor Law Obedience]
All was well, until I reached the port of Havre. Three officers with the rank of lieutenant, whom afterwards I knew to be Scotland Yard men, came aboard and demanded to see my papers which they took away from me. Philip Gibbs
[ Aboard Afterwards Away Came Demanded Knew Lieutenant Men Officers Papers Port Rank Reached Scotland See Three Took Until Well Which Whom Yard]
Senator Hillary Clinton is attacking President Bush for breaking his campaign promise to cut carbon dioxide emissions, saying a promise made, a promise broken. And then out of habit, she demanded that Bush spend the night on the couch. Craig Kilborn
[ Attacking Breaking Broken Bush Campaign Carbon Clinton Couch Cut Demanded Dioxide Emissions Habit Hillary His Made Night Out President Promise Saying Senator She Spend Then]
I mean the word proof not in the sense of the lawyers, who set two half proofs equal to a whole one, but in the sense of a mathematician, where half proof = 0, and it is demanded for proof that every doubt becomes impossible. Carl Friedrich Gauss
[ Becomes Demanded Doubt Equal Every Half Impossible Lawyers Mathematician Mean Proof Proofs Sense Set Two Where Whole Word]