Quotations that match 'island'.At first I threw my weight upon my heels, as one does naturally in a boot, and was a good deal bruised, but after a few hours I learned the natural walk of man, and could follow my guide in any portion of the island.
[ After Any Boot Bruised Could Deal Does Few First Follow Good Guide Heels Hours Island Learned Man Natural Naturally Portion Threw Upon Walk Weight]
By the time May rolls around, I'm probably going to want to spend a month on an island. But if Steven Spielberg or Steven Soderbergh or any number of directors were to say 'Hey, there's this role, are you interested?' I'd be there in a flash.
[ Any Around Directors Flash Going Hey Interested Island May Month Number Probably Role Rolls Say Soderbergh Spend Spielberg Steven Time Want Were]
If a man were living in isolation his income would be literally his product. Make him the monarch and owner of an island, and the fruits that he raises and the clothing that he makes constitute, in themselves, his income. This ceases to be true when trading begins.
[ Begins Ceases Clothing Constitute Fruits Him His Income Island Isolation Literally Living Make Makes Man Monarch Owner Product Raises Themselves Trading True Were Would]
Dr. David Livingstone left the Island of Zanzibar in March, 1866.
[ David Dr Island Left Livingstone March Zanzibar]
Hawaii is the best form of comfort for me. When I die, I want to be cremated, and I want half my ashes spread in the Pacific around the island, the rest on the property.
[ Around Ashes Best Comfort Cremated Die Form Half Hawaii Island Pacific Property Rest Spread Want]
A nice pop star would do you nice on one of those deserted islands.
[ Deserted Islands Nice Pop Star Those Would]
The recipe for success is a tried and true one here in Rhode Island - innovation, reform, public service.
[ Here Innovation Island Public Recipe Reform Rhode Service Success Tried True]
Geographically, Ireland is a medium-sized rural island that is slowly but steadily being consumed by sheep.
[ Being Consumed Geographically Ireland Island Medium-Sized Rural Sheep Slowly Steadily]
Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence.
[ Believe Civilization Country Cuba Every Exercise Give Great Humanity Independence Influence Island Liberty More Now Once Our Peace Put Raging Should Standing Stands States Stop United War Which]
There are no countries in the world less known by the British than those selfsame British Islands.
[ British Countries Islands Known Less Than Those World]
There was the joke about Switzerland being an island surrounded by land. This was never true.
[ Being Island Joke Land Never Surrounded Switzerland True]
The first one, obviously, was walking into my office at eight o'clock in the morning on Wednesday, and being told there was a telephone call saying that there was an incident at Three Mile Island, and that it had shut down and that beyond that we didn't know.
[ Being Beyond Call Clock Down Eight First Had Incident Into Island Know Mile Morning Obviously Office Saying Shut Telephone Three Told Walking Wednesday]
I don't want to go to the Bahamas on holiday. I hate islands. I want to go to Brittany, where it's cold and raining, and there's nothing fancy about it.
[ Bahamas Brittany Cold Fancy Go Hate Holiday Islands Nothing Raining Want Where]
Apparently tired of waiting for clear direction from Congress, the people of Puerto Rico have used the tools provided by their own local constitution to schedule a vote for Dec. 13 on the status of the island.
[ Apparently Clear Congress Constitution Dec Direction Island Local Own Provided Puerto Rico Schedule Status Their Tired Tools Used Vote Waiting]
Artificial Intelligence leaves no doubt that it wants its audiences to enter a realm of pure fantasy when it identifies one of the last remaining islands of civilization as New Jersey.
[ Artificial Audiences Civilization Doubt Enter Fantasy Identifies Intelligence Islands Jersey Last Leaves New Pure Realm Remaining Wants]
The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it, so he planted pine trees all over the place!
[ Decided Feeling Guy Island Oregon Over Owned Pine Place Planted Trees Wanted]
We are Bayern Munich and English teams always have trouble as soon as they leave the island.
[ Always English Island Leave Munich Soon Teams Trouble]
No man is an island. No man stands alone.
[ Alone Island Man Stands]
Islands are known to differ in the food supply available to ground finches, mainly seeds.
[ Available Differ Food Ground Islands Known Mainly Seeds Supply]
The conductor's stand is not a continent of power, but rather an island of solitude.
[ Conductor Continent Island Power Rather Solitude Stand]
Brooke was special in the sense that we grew up together on that island.
[ Brooke Grew Island Sense Special Together Up]
I came from Long Island, so I had a lot of experience at the stick. I played in junior high school, then I played in high school. The technical aspect of the game was my forte. I had all that experience, then I had strength and I was in good condition.
[ Aspect Came Condition Experience Forte Game Good Had High Island Junior Long Lot Played School Stick Strength Technical Then]
While Haiti has recently celebrated more than 200 years of independence from French colonial rule, the citizens of the island remain vulnerable to poverty, poor health, and political chaos.
[ Celebrated Chaos Citizens Colonial French Haiti Health Independence Island More Political Poor Poverty Recently Remain Rule Than Vulnerable While Years]
It's like turning the space program over to the Long Island Railroad.
[ Island Long Over Program Railroad Space Turning]
The good news was that Enterprise and the newly arrived Yorktown had attacked the Marshall and Gilbert islands. Those attacks had a great effect on morale.
[ Arrived Attacked Attacks Effect Enterprise Gilbert Good Great Had Islands Marshall Morale Newly News Those]
I got space from Travis Air Force Base, went back to the Philippine Islands and made it a point to meet the only American casting director in the Philippines. I was off and running.
[ Air American Back Base Casting Director Force Got Islands Made Meet Off Only Philippines Point Running Space Went]
The design of those commissioners, frigates and warlike force is directed rather against Long Island and these your Honors' possessions, than to the imagined reform of New England.
[ Against Commissioners Design Directed England Force Frigates Honors Imagined Island Long New Possessions Rather Reform Than These Those Warlike Your]
In my district, the budget scales back and eliminates several long-term shore protection projects important to the safety and economic security of Long Island.
[ Back Budget District Economic Eliminates Important Island Long Long-Term Projects Protection Safety Scales Security Several Shore]
Wealthy men can't live in an island that is encircled by poverty. We all breathe the same air. We must give a chance to everyone, at least a basic chance.
[ Air Basic Breathe Chance Everyone Give Island Least Live Men Must Poverty Same Wealthy]
Every summer, my grandparents would rent a house on Balboa Island. They had the house next to Bob Hope's. I've been going down there all my life, to that whole area.
[ Area Been Bob Down Every Going Grandparents Had Hope House Island Life Next Rent Summer Whole Would]
I stayed with them for about a year up there and, at night, worked over in Long Island at a club called The High Hat Club which was like a pseudo jazz / blues place.
[ Blues Called Club Hat High Island Jazz Long Night Over Place Stayed Them Up Which Worked Year]
If I'm on location on some island, we usually get up at four in the morning to set up. By seven thirty, we're on the beach working until noon, then we rest. It's not exactly a vacation.
[ Beach Exactly Four Get Island Location Morning Noon Rest Set Seven Some Then Thirty Until Up Usually Vacation Working]
Gilligan's Island is wherever you want it to be in your mind.
[ Island Mind Want Wherever Your]
My grandfather was a cop in Long Island. I often try to draw on things that I've heard about him.
[ Cop Draw Grandfather Heard Him Island Long Often Things Try]
The Japanese invaded Tulagi, in the Solomon Islands, on May 4.
[ Invaded Islands Japanese May Solomon]
I read about this hotel that was great, down in the south of the island, not in a touristy area. I had no particular desire ever to go to Jamaica, but I thought, what the hell? Sounds nice. Let's go!
[ Area Desire Down Ever Go Great Had Hell Hotel Island Jamaica Nice Particular Read Sounds South Thought]
Yet, Puerto Rico's economic convergence and political integration with the rest of the nation is in a state of arrest - even though the island has been within the national borders, political system and customs territory of the U.S. for a century.
[ Arrest Been Borders Century Convergence Customs Economic Even Integration Island Nation National Political Puerto Rest Rico State System Territory Though Within Yet]
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island.
[ Books Island More Pirate Than Treasure]
We live on an island surrounded by a sea of ignorance. As our island of knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance.
[ Does Grows Ignorance Island Knowledge Live Our Sea Shore Surrounded]
My goal is to be living back in Canada as soon as I can, hopefully somewhere in the Gulf Islands.
[ Back Canada Goal Gulf Hopefully Islands Living Somewhere Soon]
Sometime during the many millions of years that have elapsed since mammalian faunas came into existence, some sort of island crossed from West Africa to South America.
[ Africa America Came Crossed During Elapsed Existence Into Island Mammalian Many Millions Since Some Sometime Sort South West Years]
Let us work toward greater cooperation with all Caribbean Countries, whether we speak English, Dutch, French or Spanish, whether we are independent or not, and whether we be island or continental territories.
[ Caribbean Continental Cooperation Countries Dutch English French Greater Independent Island Spanish Speak Territories Toward Us Whether Work]
In every island of the Aegean Sea are found abundant traces of a vast prehistoric empire.
[ Abundant Empire Every Found Island Prehistoric Sea Traces Vast]
Cicero, in his treatise concerning the Nature of the Gods, having said that three Jupiters were enumerated by theologians, adds that the third was of Crete, the son of Saturn, and that his tomb is shown in that island.
[ Adds Concerning Crete Enumerated Gods Having His Island Nature Said Saturn Shown Son Theologians Third Three Tomb Treatise Were]
My father used to run auctions. He's now a singer in the Canary Islands.
[ Auctions Canary Father Islands Now Run Singer Used]
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
[ Blessing Desert Divides Evils Find Fortune Friend Friends Friendship Good Him Island Keep Life Lifetime Multiplies Real Strive True Without]
I love giving gifts and I love receiving them. I really like giving little kids extravagant gifts. You see their little faces light up and they get excited. If it's a really good gift, I love receiving it, like jewels, small islands.
[ Excited Extravagant Faces Get Gift Gifts Giving Good Islands Jewels Kids Light Little Love Really Receiving See Small Their Them Up]
First you wonder if they're separate stories, but no, they're not, they're contingent stories and they form a pattern. And you begin with some of the island as the place to which the heroine of the book returns.
[ Begin Book Contingent First Form Heroine Island Pattern Place Returns Separate Some Stories Which Wonder]
The Staten Island Ferry remains a potential terrorist target.
[ Ferry Island Potential Remains Target Terrorist]
Most American Jews came from the lower middle classes, and therefore they brought with them not a lot of Jewish culture. The American Jewish story starts with Ellis Island, and the candy store in the Bronx.
[ American Bronx Brought Came Candy Classes Culture Ellis Island Jewish Jews Lot Lower Middle Most Starts Store Story Them Therefore]
Places I've lived since then had to have some kind of uniqueness and character about them. And logically Key West, and then Down Island. So, all of that stuff sort of had it's roots in New Orleans and went crazy.
[ Character Crazy Down Had Island Key Kind Lived Logically New Orleans Places Roots Since Some Sort Stuff Them Then Uniqueness Went West]
I think the Caribbean countries face rising oceans and they face increase in the severity of hurricanes. This is something that is very, very scary to all of us. The island states in the world represent - I remember this number - one-half of 1 percent of the carbon emissions in the world. And they will - some of them will disappear.
[ Carbon Caribbean Countries Disappear Emissions Face Hurricanes Increase Island Number Oceans One-Half Percent Remember Represent Rising Scary Severity Some Something States Them Think Us Very Will World]
I knew I couldn't live in America and I wasn't ready to move to Europe so I moved to an island off the coast of America - New York City .
[ America City Coast Europe Island Knew Live Move Moved New Off Ready York]
I was a young kid from Long Island who wanted to do something large with her life, so I can relate to that.
[ Her Island Kid Large Life Long Relate Something Wanted Young]
No doubt these rocky islands have suggested the idea worked out in gardens, and they have been well imitated.
[ Been Doubt Gardens Idea Imitated Islands Out Rocky Suggested These Well Worked]
What happened to Haiti is a threat that could happen anywhere in the Caribbean to these island nations, you know, because of global warming, because of climate change and all this.
[ Anywhere Because Caribbean Change Climate Could Global Haiti Happen Happened Island Know Nations These Threat Warming]
We lived on the Key West Army Base. Key West for me was a tropical island paradise.
[ Army Base Island Key Lived Paradise Tropical West]
Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.
[ Great Island Knowledge Little Ocean Our]
That's what I loved about Temptation Island. I don't even know why they did it.
[ Did Even Island Know Loved Temptation Why]
The decision of such judges as Claudius and his Senate is worth very little in the question of a man's innocence or guilt; but the sentence was that Seneca should be banished to the island of Corsica.
[ Banished Claudius Decision Guilt His Innocence Island Judges Little Man Question Senate Seneca Sentence Should Such Very Worth]
Little islands are all large prisons: one cannot look at the sea without wishing for the wings of a swallow.
[ Cannot Islands Large Little Look Prisons Sea Swallow Wings Wishing Without]
This land is your land, this land is my land, From California to the New York Island. From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters This land was made for you and me.
[ California Forest Gulf Island Land Made New Redwood Stream Waters York Your]
California is an island, and New York's an island. Maybe it's time for me to change islands.
[ California Change Island Islands Maybe New Time York]
The Romans held Britain from the invasion of Julius Caesar till their voluntary withdrawal from the island, A.D. 420,- that is, about five hundred years.
[ Britain Caesar Five Held Hundred Invasion Island Julius Romans Their Till Voluntary Withdrawal Years]
In front of us lay a smooth sandy beach, beyond which rose gradually a high wooded country, and behind us was the sea, studded with numerous islands of every variety of form.
[ Beach Behind Beyond Country Every Form Front Gradually High Islands Lay Numerous Rose Sandy Sea Smooth Us Variety Which]
I feel we are all islands - in a common sea.
[ Common Feel Islands Sea]
Slowly, but with no doubt or hesitation whatever, and in something of a solemn expectancy, the two animals passed through the broken tumultuous water and moored their boat at the flowery margin of the island.
[ Animals Boat Broken Doubt Expectancy Flowery Hesitation Island Margin Passed Slowly Solemn Something Their Through Tumultuous Two Water Whatever]
Niger is not an isolated island of desperation. It lies within a sea of problems across Africa - particularly the 'forgotten emergencies' in poor countries or regions with little strategic or material appeal.
[ Across Africa Appeal Countries Desperation Emergencies Forgotten Island Isolated Lies Little Material Particularly Poor Problems Regions Sea Strategic Within]
We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender. War
[ Beaches Cost Defend Fields Fight Grounds Hills Island Landing May Never Our Shall Streets Surrender Whatever]
But Connecticut and Rhode Island have originally realized the most perfect polity as to a legislature.
[ Connecticut Island Legislature Most Originally Perfect Polity Realized Rhode]
A week of sweeping fogs has passed over and given me a strange sense of exile and desolation. I walk round the island nearly every day, yet I can see nothing anywhere but a mass of wet rock, a strip of surf, and then a tumult of waves.
[ Anywhere Day Desolation Every Exile Fogs Given Island Mass Nearly Nothing Over Passed Rock Round See Sense Strange Strip Surf Sweeping Then Tumult Walk Waves Week Wet Yet]
We got orders to strike the Marshall and Gilbert Islands. We had a task force with the Enterprise. We had two or three cruisers and probably eight or 10 destroyers.
[ Destroyers Eight Enterprise Force Gilbert Got Had Islands Marshall Orders Probably Strike Task Three Two]
No, my family is Russian, Georgian, via Ellis Island.
[ Ellis Family Georgian Island Russian Via]
I looked along the San Juan Islands and the coast of California, but I couldn't find the palette of green, granite, and dark blue that you can only find in Maine.
[ Along Blue California Coast Dark Find Granite Green Islands Juan Looked Maine Only Palette San]
The Long Island Sound is an environmentally unique estuary that needs to be protected.
[ Environmentally Estuary Island Long Needs Protected Sound Unique]
In a sense, each of us is an island. In another sense, however, we are all one. For though islands appear separate, and may even be situated at great distances from one another, they are only extrusions of the same planet, Earth.
[ Another Appear Distances Each Earth Even Great However Island Islands May Only Planet Same Sense Separate Situated Though Us]
We live in a state with a wonderful climate and plenty of natural beauty, from the shores of Cumberland Island to the Chattahoochee River to the Blue Ridge Mountains.
[ Beauty Blue Climate Island Live Mountains Natural Plenty Ridge River Shores State Wonderful]
Australia is properly speaking an island, but it is so much larger than every other island on the face of the globe, that it is classed as a continent in order to convey to the mind a just idea of its magnitude.
[ Australia Classed Continent Convey Every Face Globe Idea Island Just Larger Magnitude Mind Much Order Other Properly Speaking Than]
We used two Princess Cruise ships. The Island Princess and The Pacific Princess. They were identical ships.
[ Cruise Identical Island Pacific Princess Ships Two Used Were]
The United States is a giant island of freedom, achievement, wealth and prosperity in a world hostile to our values.
[ Achievement Freedom Giant Hostile Island Our Prosperity States United Values Wealth World]
We're performing several shows in the Canary Islands.
[ Canary Islands Performing Several Shows]
Sinn Fein is the fastest growing party on the island of Ireland.
[ Fastest Fein Growing Ireland Island Party Sinn]
My boyhood saw Greek islands floating over Harvard Square.
[ Boyhood Floating Greek Harvard Islands Over Saw Square]
Could I pass a week in the insane ward at Blackwell's Island? I said I could and I would. And I did.
[ Blackwell Could Did Insane Island Pass Said Ward Week Would]
The place of exciting innovation - where the action is - that's Rhode Island!
[ Action Exciting Innovation Island Place Rhode Where]
Judging is a lonely job in which a man is, as near as may be, an island entire.
[ Entire Island Job Judging Lonely Man May Near Which]
On embarking to return we could perceive no sign of One Tree Island; and as we swept down towards the sea the leafy top of a tree seen in the clear water under the boat was the only evidence of its existence; though a few hours ago it had formed so prominent an object.
[ Ago Boat Clear Could Down Embarking Evidence Existence Few Formed Had Hours Island Object Only Perceive Prominent Return Sea Seen Sign Swept Though Top Towards Tree Under Water]
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations. History
[ Administer Battle Brotherhood Cannot Devotion Else Give Heart Into Islands Justice Laws Lead Nations Old Our Peoples Something These]
We wanted to step off our island and add the color of the third world. We got gold cigarette paper and stuck it around our teeth. We really did look like pirates and dressed to look the part.
[ Add Around Cigarette Color Did Dressed Gold Got Island Look Off Our Paper Part Pirates Really Step Stuck Teeth Third Wanted World]
You can't totally rebel, otherwise you have to go live on your own, on a desert island. It's as simple as that.
[ Desert Go Island Live Otherwise Own Rebel Simple Totally Your]
Israelis can be proud of the vibrant democracy that they have created, and I know that many Rhode Islanders share my deep appreciation for the close friendship between our two nations.
[ Appreciation Between Close Created Deep Democracy Friendship Israelis Know Many Nations Our Proud Rhode Share Two Vibrant]
I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year.
[ Also Based Called Christmas Different Good Goodbye Grace Island King Luck Musical Productions Short Story Year]
Harbour Island in the Bahamas is beautiful, with turquoise water and pink sand.
[ Bahamas Beautiful Harbour Island Pink Sand Turquoise Water]
I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century.
[ Accepted Already Being Century Commission Conquering Cuban End Everywhere Genres Gladly Hand Heard Island Music Musical Our Popular Producing Result Small Uncertain World Would]
As a New Yorker, I'm someone who lives on an island and looks across to America.
[ Across America Island Lives Looks New Someone Yorker]
The general knowledge of time on the island depends, curiously enough, on the direction of the wind.
[ Curiously Depends Direction Enough General Island Knowledge Time Wind]
I finished high school there and then I went to Rhode Island School of Design.
[ Design Finished High Island Rhode School Then Went]
Hawaii has always been a very pivotal role in the Pacific. It is in the Pacific. It is a part of the United States that is an island that is right here.
[ Always Been Hawaii Here Island Pacific Part Pivotal Right Role States United Very]
And at ten, or whatever time, in the morning we had the press conference, what we knew is there had been an incident at Three Mile Island, that it was shut down, that there was water that had escaped but it was contained.
[ Been Conference Contained Down Escaped Had Incident Island Knew Mile Morning Press Shut Ten Three Time Water Whatever]
I don't think there's much point in bemoaning the state of the world unless there's some way you can think of to improve it. Otherwise, don't bother writing a book; go and find a tropical island and lie in the sun.
[ Book Bother Find Go Improve Island Lie Much Otherwise Point Some State Sun Think Tropical Unless Way World Writing]
No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
[ Achieve Exist Feel Greater Island Just Life Man Meaningless Most Purpose Related Satisfaction Some Something Than Woman Yourself]
It's funny, but we were living on this small island off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina when I was 9.
[ Carolina Charleston Coast Funny Island Living Off Small South Were]
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.
[ Continent Entire Every Island Itself Man Piece]
You know, because of the lack of budget, we had to find neighborhoods where time had stopped - kind of stuck in the '50s. And no place had that better than Staten Island.
[ Because Better Budget Find Had Island Kind Know Lack Neighborhoods Place Stopped Stuck Than Time Where]
The rain, which had continued yesterday and last night, ceased this morning. We then proceeded, and after passing two small islands about ten miles further, stopped for the night at Piper's landing, opposite another island.
[ After Another Ceased Continued Further Had Island Islands Landing Last Miles Morning Night Opposite Passing Piper Proceeded Rain Small Stopped Ten Then Two Which Yesterday]
Manhattan is a narrow island off the coast of New Jersey devoted to the pursuit of lunch.
[ Coast Devoted Island Jersey Lunch Manhattan Narrow New Off Pursuit]
When I was Governor of Massachusetts, we worked to get Sable Island gas into New England.
[ England Gas Get Governor Into Island Massachusetts New Sable Worked]
A self does not amount to much, but no self is an island; each exists in a fabric of relations that is now more complex and mobile than ever before.
[ Amount Before Complex Does Each Ever Exists Fabric Island Mobile More Much Now Relations Self Than]
We just did a show in Providence, Rhode Island, and we got three puppy shots before we even got on the air, which was great. Although sometimes you get flashed by some puppies that you'd rather not see. They're more like mongrels.
[ Air Although Before Did Even Flashed Get Got Great Island Just More Providence Puppies Puppy Rather Rhode See Shots Show Some Sometimes Three Which]
Natural erosion had reduced the critical barrier islands in the Gulf, the result of the destruction of some 300,000 acres of wetlands. This amounted to 30 miles of marshlands.
[ Acres Amounted Barrier Critical Destruction Erosion Gulf Had Islands Miles Natural Reduced Result Some]
I would love to be the poet laureate of Coney Island.
[ Island Laureate Love Poet Would]
The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees. Music
[ Above Advice Always Am Beautiful Bigger Flowers Giving Instruments Islands Little Music Ocean Profoundly Students Study Trees Very]
We were on the island of Hawaii. I think I was there three months. It was fantastic. It is not much different than films. It depends on the television show but much of television today is as good or better than most films.
[ Better Depends Different Fantastic Films Good Hawaii Island Months Most Much Show Television Than Think Three Today Were]
Let me tell you something: if you're on an island for three and a half months and you're four and a half hours by boat from the nearest store, and there's nobody but 30 crew members on the island, I guarantee that you'd be running around without your clothes on.
[ Around Boat Clothes Crew Four Guarantee Half Hours Island Members Months Nearest Nobody Running Something Store Tell Three Without Your]
On December 5, 1941, Chicago led a task force built around the carrier Lexington to Midway Island, at the western end of the Hawaiian Islands, about 1,000 miles from Pearl Harbor.
[ Around Built Carrier Chicago December End Force Harbor Island Islands Led Lexington Midway Miles Pearl Task Western]
Louisiana loses 30 miles a year off our coast. We lost 100 miles last year off our coast thanks to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. We have lost a size of land equivalent to the entire state of Rhode Island.
[ Coast Entire Equivalent Hurricanes Island Katrina Land Last Loses Lost Louisiana Miles Off Our Rhode Rita Size State Thanks Year]
People in San Francisco and the East Bay have shown interest, done interviews, and have come to shows. I guess that the news travels fast out of this island that we are on.
[ Bay Come Done East Fast Francisco Guess Interest Interviews Island News Out San Shown Shows Travels]
This story is based on a gentleman who indeed did... used to come to my parents' house in 1971 from Bangladesh. He was at the University of Rhode Island. And I was four, four years old, at the time, and so I actually don't have any memories of this gentleman.
[ Actually Any Bangladesh Based Come Did Four Gentleman House Indeed Island Memories Old Parents Rhode Story Time University Used Years]
Every article on these islands has an almost personal character, which gives this simple life, where all art is unknown, something of the artistic beauty of medieval life.
[ Almost Art Article Artistic Beauty Character Every Gives Islands Life Medieval Personal Simple Something These Unknown Where Which]
I felt alone out there, like I was on a desert island. I felt like Gilligan.
[ Alone Desert Felt Island Out]
Have any of our friends got off the Island with their families, or what must they submit to? Despotism or destruction, I fear, is their fate.
[ Any Despotism Destruction Families Fate Fear Friends Got Island Must Off Our Submit Their]
I'd rather have a search engine or a compiler on a deserted island than a game.
[ Compiler Deserted Engine Game Island Rather Search Than]
If I read not amiss, this powerful race will move down upon Mexico, down upon Central and South America, out upon the islands of the sea, over upon Africa and beyond. And can any one doubt that the results of this competition of races will be the "survival of the fittest?"
[ Africa America Amiss Any Beyond Central Competition Doubt Down Fittest Islands Mexico Move Out Over Powerful Race Races Read Results Sea South Survival Upon Will]
The grief of the keen is no personal complaint for the death of one woman over eighty years, but seems to contain the whole passionate rage that lurks somewhere in every native of the island.
[ Complaint Contain Death Eighty Every Grief Island Keen Lurks Native Over Passionate Personal Rage Seems Somewhere Whole Woman Years]
But the universe, as a collection of finite things, presents itself as a kind of island situated in a pure vacuity to which time, regarded as a series of mutually exclusive moments, is nothing and does nothing.
[ Collection Does Exclusive Finite Island Itself Kind Moments Mutually Nothing Presents Pure Regarded Series Situated Things Time Universe Which]
Faith is an island in the setting sun, But proof is the bottom line for everyone.
[ Bottom Everyone Faith Island Line Proof Setting Sun]
It's a tough life being a pop star. You know, at the end of the day when you've paid all the bills and put the kids through college and that, you know, there's only enough left for a small island off the South Pacific.
[ Being Bills College Day End Enough Island Kids Know Left Life Off Only Pacific Paid Pop Put Small South Star Through Tough]
General Washington had rather incautiously encamped the bulk of his army on Long Island - a large and plentiful district about two miles from the city of New York.
[ Army Bulk City District General Had His Island Large Long Miles New Plentiful Rather Two Washington York]
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]
This island is made mainly of coal and surrounded by fish. Only an organizing genius could produce a shortage of coal and fish at the same time.
[ Coal Could Fish Genius Island Made Mainly Only Organizing Produce Same Shortage Surrounded Time]
For us Australians, Singapore also represents sacred soil. Almost 2000 Australians died here in the defense of your island country and our neighborhood.
[ Almost Also Australians Country Defense Died Here Island Neighborhood Our Represents Sacred Singapore Soil Us Your]
The other exception where we did not at all restore the place to its original condition is the Surrounded Islands. Before we installed our fabric, we had our workers remove 42 tons of garbage off the beaches of those islands. We never brought the garbage back.
[ Back Beaches Before Brought Condition Did Exception Fabric Garbage Had Installed Islands Never Off Original Other Our Place Remove Restore Surrounded Those Tons Where Workers]
There will be no support in the island of Ireland for building a nuclear power station.
[ Building Ireland Island Nuclear Power Station Support Will]
The island Mayo is generally barren, being dry, as I said; and the best of it is but a very indifferent soil.
[ Barren Being Best Dry Generally Indifferent Island Mayo Said Soil Very]
You have to kill to survive. People have been doing it forever. I eat meat, and I eat fish. If I were on a deserted island I would need that to survive.
[ Been Deserted Doing Eat Fish Forever Island Kill Meat Need Survive Were Would]
The Royal Navy of England hath ever been its greatest defense and ornament; it is its ancient and natural strength; the floating bulwark of the island.
[ Ancient Been Bulwark Defense England Ever Floating Greatest Hath Island Natural Navy Ornament Royal Strength]
We, in Prince Edward Island, are fully familiar with this modern phenomenon.
[ Edward Familiar Fully Island Modern Phenomenon Prince]
Gleason used to rack balls for me when he was a kid in Brooklyn and in Long Island.
[ Balls Brooklyn Gleason Island Kid Long Rack Used]
Our task force put to sea in early January 1942, to attack the Japanese in the Marshall and Gilbert islands, but the mission was called off on the eve of the attack.
[ Attack Called Early Eve Force Gilbert Islands January Japanese Marshall Mission Off Our Put Sea Task]
The residents and elected officials of Long Island have fought vigorously for many years and spent millions of dollars to preserve the quality of life that the Long Island Sound offers.
[ Dollars Elected Fought Island Life Long Many Millions Offers Officials Preserve Quality Residents Sound Spent Vigorously Years]
You can see when an actor gets bored: Their eyes go dead. I promised myself I'd never let that happen. If it does, I'll go and live on a desert island for a year.
[ Actor Bored Dead Desert Does Eyes Gets Go Happen Island Live Myself Never Promised See Their Year]
Lest those islands still seem to you too remote in space and time to be relevant to our modern societies, just think about the risks... of our increasing globalization and increasing worldwide economic interdependence.
[ Economic Globalization Increasing Interdependence Islands Just Lest Modern Our Relevant Remote Risks Seem Societies Space Still Think Those Time Too Worldwide]
The personal vocabulary, the individual melody whose metre is one's biography, joins in that sound, with any luck, and the body moves like a walking, a waking island.
[ Any Biography Body Individual Island Joins Luck Melody Moves Personal Sound Vocabulary Waking Walking Whose]
Victoria was just as much in love with me as I was with her. We could not bear to be apart for a single second. We were like two lovers shipwrecked on a desert island. There was no world outside our love.
[ Apart Bear Could Desert Her Island Just Love Lovers Much Our Outside Second Shipwrecked Single Two Victoria Were World]
More varied than any landscape was the landscape in the sky, with islands of gold and silver, peninsulas of apricot and rose against a background of many shades of turquoise and azure.
[ Against Any Background Gold Islands Landscape Many More Rose Shades Silver Sky Than Turquoise Varied]
There are several sorts of religions, not only in different parts of the island, but even in every town; some worshipping the sun, others the moon or one of the planets.
[ Different Even Every Island Moon Only Others Parts Planets Religions Several Some Sorts Sun Town Worshipping]
Hugging trees has a calming effect on me. I'm talking about enormous trees that will be there when we are all dead and gone. I've hugged trees in every part of this little island.
[ Calming Dead Effect Enormous Every Gone Hugged Hugging Island Little Part Talking Trees Will]
I've had songs written during the Falklands war, and during the first Gulf war I got letters from soldiers saying they were listening to these songs, like Island of no return.
[ During Falklands First Got Gulf Had Island Letters Listening Return Saying Soldiers Songs These War Were Written]
It has been popular to threaten "small islands and low-lying coasts" with scenarios of disastrous future flooding. The Maldives has been the most utilised target. We have undertaken a careful analysis of actual sea level changes in the Maldives. No rise has been recorded either in the present or the past centuries.
[ Actual Analysis Been Careful Centuries Changes Coasts Disastrous Either Flooding Future Islands Level Most Past Popular Present Recorded Rise Scenarios Sea Small Target Threaten Undertaken]
We need to get serious about combating gang violence on Long Island, and the entire nation.
[ Combating Entire Gang Get Island Long Nation Need Serious Violence]
We may be a small island, but we are not a small people.
[ Island May Small]
Even with, or perhaps, because of, this background, I have over the past few years sensed a very dramatic change in attitude on the part of Prince Edward Islanders towards the on-going rush for so-called modernization.
[ Attitude Background Because Change Dramatic Edward Even Few Modernization Over Part Past Perhaps Prince Rush Sensed So-Called Towards Very Years]
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
[ Island Knowledge Larger Longer Wonder]
The painter leaves his mark. And I just put in two statues in Rhode Island that I'm working on. And I think that's going to make me last longer than me.
[ Going His Island Just Last Leaves Longer Make Mark Painter Put Rhode Statues Than Think Two Working]
In this first testing ground of the atomic bomb I have seen the most terrible and frightening desolation in four years of war. It makes a blitzed Pacific island seem like an Eden. The damage is far greater than photographs can show.
[ Atomic Bomb Damage Desolation Eden Far First Four Frightening Greater Ground Island Makes Most Pacific Photographs Seem Seen Show Terrible Testing Than War Years]
My mother came from St. Thomas. I heard that melody and all I did was actually adapt it. I made my adaptation of sort of an island traditional melody. It did become sort of my trademark tune.
[ Actually Adapt Adaptation Become Came Did Heard Island Made Melody Mother Sort St Thomas Trademark Traditional Tune]
I have been taking my daily walk round the island, and visited the sugar mill and the threshing mill again.
[ Again Been Daily Island Mill Round Sugar Taking Threshing Visited Walk]
In the islands of the Aegean Sea, every island is full of graves.
[ Every Full Graves Island Islands Sea]
I was a small kid from Huntington, Long Island. I never imagined that anything like that would happen to me.
[ Anything Happen Imagined Island Kid Long Never Small Would]
When I'm not working, my family and I have a house in the San Juan Islands. We've been here since '94.
[ Been Family Here House Islands Juan San Since Working]
The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire.
[ Amid Analogous Bank British Cease-Fire End Gaza Guerrilla Hopefully Involves Island Measures Military Northern Occupation Security Situation Urban Warfare West Will]
I consulted a Chinese herbalist and spent two weeks on an island off the coast of Zanzibar. I was away from any kind of contemporary technology.
[ Any Away Chinese Coast Consulted Contemporary Island Kind Off Spent Technology Two Weeks Zanzibar]