Quotations that match 'occupy'.

Under the leadership of President Bush and Vice President Cheney, the United States has given up the moral high ground that we used to occupy as an international leader. Marty Meehan
[ Bush Cheney Given Ground High International Leader Leadership Moral Occupy President States Under United Up Used Vice]
I want that which is hilarious and that which is heartbreaking to occupy the same territory in the book because I think they very often occupy the same territory in life, much as we try to separate them. Richard Russo
[ Because Book Heartbreaking Hilarious Life Much Occupy Often Same Separate Territory Them Think Try Very Want Which]
It is a sign of a dull nature to occupy oneself deeply in matters that concern the body; for instance, to be over much occupied about exercise, about eating and drinking, about easing oneself, about sexual intercourse. David Bailey
[ Body Concern Deeply Drinking Dull Easing Eating Exercise Instance Intercourse Matters Much Nature Occupied Occupy Oneself Over Sexual Sign]
But the thing that will always occupy me the most is music. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Always Most Music Occupy Thing Will]
I have seen one shrike occupy himself for hours in sticking up on thorns, a number of small fishes that the fishermen had thrown on the shore. The fishes dried up and decayed. John Bachman
[ Decayed Dried Fishermen Fishes Had Himself Hours Number Occupy Seen Shore Small Sticking Thorns Thrown Up]
As long as you don't forgive, who and whatever it is will occupy rent-free space in your mind. Isabelle Holland
[ Forgive Long Mind Occupy Space Whatever Will Your]
We have to be thankful considering our number as a family we enjoy very good health generally but you may be sure me and my partner have quite enough to exercise our minds and occupy our attention. John Hawley
[ Attention Considering Enjoy Enough Exercise Family Generally Good Health May Minds Number Occupy Our Partner Quite Sure Thankful Very]
Our strategy is to defend ourselves against an occupying army and against settlers and settlements. Ahmed Yassin
[ Against Army Defend Occupying Our Ourselves Settlements Settlers Strategy]
U2 is an original species... there are colours and feelings and emotional terrain that we occupy that is ours and ours alone. Bono
[ Alone Colours Emotional Feelings Occupy Original Ours Species Terrain U2]
Today, the Iraqi citizen sees that America is coming and wants to occupy his country and kill him, and he is willing to experience for himself what happened in Palestine. Bashar al-Assad
[ America Citizen Coming Country Experience Happened Him Himself His Iraqi Kill Occupy Palestine Sees Today Wants Willing]
But if Sharon wants to occupy Gaza, let him come. Israel will pay the price. Ahmed Yassin
[ Come Gaza Him Israel Occupy Pay Price Sharon Wants Will]
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory. Hassan Nasrallah
[ Achieves End Fight Hang Happened History Land Leaders Liberate Man Mankind Many Occupation Occupying Their Times Victory Will]
I want to assure your excellency that I am occupying myself permanently and jointly with my team to achieve a solution as soon as possible to this crisis, the principal objective being the safeguarding of the health and life of those who are inside. Alberto Fujimori
[ Achieve Am Assure Being Crisis Excellency Health Inside Jointly Life Myself Objective Occupying Permanently Possible Principal Safeguarding Solution Soon Team Those Want Your]
Would you allow a people to come from somewhere else and occupy a part of the United States, and set up an independent state, and, after 50 years, you would not be able to stay on this land? Hassan Nasrallah
[ Able After Allow Come Else Independent Land Occupy Part Set Somewhere State States Stay United Up Would Years]
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Body Eyes Highest Occupy Place Sentinel]
I occupy much of my time in theological studies for which I have a natural inclination. Cole Younger
[ Inclination Much Natural Occupy Studies Theological Time Which]
I was writing and I have three kids. I was occupying my time with them but it was difficult. Alison Moyet
[ Difficult Kids Occupying Them Three Time Writing]
If you are not too large for the place you occupy, you are too small for it. James A. Garfield
[ Large Occupy Place Small Too]
A face to lose youth for, to occupy age With the dream of, meet death with. Robert Browning Hamilton
[ Age Death Dream Face Lose Meet Occupy Youth]
Though race-related issues continue to occupy a significant portion of our political discussion, and though there remain many unresolved racial issues in this nation, we, average Americans, simply do not talk enough with each other about things racial. Eric Holder
[ Americans Average Continue Discussion Each Enough Issues Many Nation Occupy Other Our Political Portion Racial Remain Significant Simply Talk Things Though Unresolved]
We will liberate our country from the occupying forces and put an end to relations between Russia and the Chechen State, no matter how difficult the task may be. Aslan Maskhadov
[ Between Chechen Country Difficult End Forces How Liberate Matter May Occupying Our Put Relations Russia State Task Will]
Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills. Ambrose Bierce Nature
[ Body Made Man Occupying Ocean Two-Thirds Water World]
Now, we occupy a lowly position, both in space and rank in comparison with the heavenly sphere, and the Almighty is Most High not in space, but with respect to absolute existence, greatness and power. Maimonides
[ Absolute Almighty Both Comparison Existence Greatness Heavenly High Lowly Most Now Occupy Position Power Rank Respect Space Sphere]
You tend to meet on a more regular basis with people in your industry, and reality being what it is, you tend to meet with them at the particular level that you occupy; so that develops a fraternity relationship. Lew Wasserman
[ Basis Being Develops Fraternity Industry Level Meet More Occupy Particular Reality Regular Relationship Tend Them Your]
An occupying power has no right to make significant alterations in the character of the occupied society, to change the laws all around, without a strong security reason and so forth. Juan Cole
[ Alterations Around Change Character Forth Laws Make Occupied Occupying Power Reason Right Security Significant Society Strong Without]
Those placed in the position which I now occupy, commonly feel concern about their worthiness to receive the great honour which has been done them. Cecil Frank Powell
[ Been Commonly Concern Done Feel Great Honour Now Occupy Placed Position Receive Their Them Those Which]
Well, I think that when you direct a movie or write it. And in the case of the two movies I did, I wrote and directed, they occupy a special place for you. Sean Penn
[ Case Did Direct Directed Movie Movies Occupy Place Special Think Two Well Write Wrote]
Ever since I could first write I have been doing so. When I was taught how to write and read at school, I made up my mind that this was what I love to do best and this was the world I was going to occupy. Anita Desai
[ Been Best Could Doing Ever First Going How Love Made Mind Occupy Read School Since Taught Up World Write]
I was a very happy child, so to speak. But, since we didn't have video games or television, and very little radio, in terms of a form of entertainment, I used to read a lot and I would draw a lot, and those two things used to occupy my time. Mako
[ Child Draw Entertainment Form Games Happy Little Lot Occupy Radio Read Since Speak Television Terms Things Those Time Two Used Very Video Would]
When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger, but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger. Mark Rutherford
[ Afraid Danger Endeavoring Go Occupy Ought Ourselves Prove Spite Strengthening]
Easy is to occupy a place in a telephone book. Difficult is to occupy someone's heart; know that you're really loved. Carlos Drummond de Andrade
[ Book Difficult Easy Heart Know Loved Occupy Place Really Someone Telephone]
Then I realized my early work did have something special that audiences adored apart from what I humbly thought about them. They occupy a distinguished niche in Italian film history and probably always will. Dario Argento
[ Adored Always Apart Audiences Did Distinguished Early Film History Humbly Italian Niche Occupy Probably Realized Something Special Them Then Thought Will Work]
The condition of the tribes which occupy the country set apart for them in the West is highly prosperous, and encourages the hope of their early civilization. They have for the most part abandoned the hunter state and turned their attention to agricultural pursuits. Martin Van Buren
[ Abandoned Agricultural Apart Attention Civilization Condition Country Early Encourages Highly Hope Hunter Most Occupy Part Prosperous Pursuits Set State Their Them Tribes Turned West Which]
The conditions which now exist in Germany make it impossible for industrial production to reach the levels which the occupying powers agreed were essential for a minimum German peacetime economy. James F. Byrnes
[ Agreed Conditions Economy Essential Exist German Germany Impossible Industrial Levels Make Minimum Now Occupying Peacetime Powers Production Reach Were Which]
Excellence is a process that should occupy all our days. Ted W. Engstrom
[ Days Excellence Occupy Our Process Should]
Semantics, or the study of meaning, remained undeveloped, while phonetics made rapid progress and even came to occupy the central place in the scientific study of language. Roman Jakobson
[ Came Central Even Language Made Meaning Occupy Phonetics Place Progress Rapid Remained Scientific Semantics Study Undeveloped While]
We are a conquering race. We must obey our blood and occupy new markets and if necessary new lands. Albert J. Beveridge
[ Blood Conquering Lands Markets Must Necessary New Obey Occupy Our Race]
If you take a book of a thousand pages on the Second World War, in which 50 million people died, the concentration camps occupy two pages and the gas chambers ten or 15 lines, and that's what one calls a detail. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Book Calls Camps Chambers Concentration Detail Died Gas Lines Million Occupy Pages Second Take Ten Thousand Two War Which World]
On vacations: We hit the sunny beaches where we occupy ourselves keeping the sun off our skin, the saltwater off our bodies, and the sand out of our belongings. Erma Bombeck
[ Beaches Bodies Hit Keeping Occupy Off Our Ourselves Out Sand Skin Sun Sunny Vacations Where]
The important thing to understand about legislators is that there are dozens of competing interests and issues that occupy them. They are stretched thin. Mark Shields
[ Competing Dozens Important Interests Issues Legislators Occupy Stretched Them Thin Thing Understand]
I could not do the film Spinal Tap because I was already at MTV and it was occupying all my time. Nina Blackwood
[ Already Because Could Film Mtv Occupying Spinal Tap Time]
My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can. Cary Grant Life
[ Bed Best Between Formula Get Go Living Morning Myself Night Occupy Quite Simple Up]
I don't think we would have had to be an occupying power if we had done the right thing in 1991. Jon Lee Anderson
[ Done Had Occupying Power Right Thing Think Would]
Oh, I wish I were a miser; being a miser must be so occupying. Gertrude Stein
[ Being Miser Must Occupying Oh Were Wish]
We go in to liberate Cuba, but Cuba still isn't free; we don't really think through what we'll do after the initial treaty is signed, but we're still occupying. There's chaos and torture and finally an outcry. Sarah Vowell
[ After Chaos Cuba Finally Free Go Initial Liberate Occupying Really Signed Still Think Through Torture Treaty]
The worst part was waiting around. Sometimes you are ready at 9 a.m. and you don't start until the afternoon. Occupying your time while you wait is the hardest part of the movie. Colleen Haskell
[ Afternoon Around Hardest Movie Occupying Part Ready Sometimes Start Time Until Wait Waiting While Worst Your]
In the first place, it must be remembered that our point of view in examining the construction of a play will not always coincide with that which we occupy in thinking of its whole dramatic effect. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Always Coincide Construction Dramatic Effect Examining First Must Occupy Our Place Play Point Remembered Thinking View Which Whole Will]
Russia will occupy most of the good food lands of central Europe while we have the industrial portions. We must find some way of persuading Russia to play ball. Henry L. Stimson
[ Ball Central Europe Find Food Good Industrial Lands Most Must Occupy Persuading Play Portions Russia Some Way While Will]
We might all place ourselves in one of two ranks the women who do something, and the women who do nothing; the first being of course the only creditable place to occupy. Lucy Larcom
[ Being Course First Might Nothing Occupy Only Ourselves Place Ranks Something Two Women]
The few bright meteors in man's intellectual horizon could well be matched by women, were she allowed to occupy the same elevated position. Ernestine Rose
[ Allowed Bright Could Elevated Few Horizon Intellectual Man Matched Occupy Position Same She Well Were Women]
It is one of the chief skills of the philosopher not to occupy himself with questions which do not concern him. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Chief Concern Him Himself Occupy Philosopher Questions Skills Which]
It's interesting to play a role where you don't really have to preoccupy yourself with any need to convince yourself that you're not acting. Michael C. Hall
[ Acting Any Convince Interesting Need Play Really Role Where Yourself]
Colonialism is an idea born in the West that drives Western countries - like France, Italy, Belgium, Great Britain - to occupy countries outside of Europe. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Belgium Born Britain Colonialism Countries Drives Europe France Great Idea Italy Occupy Outside West Western]
Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine. Isak Dinesen
[ Age Business Drink Drunk Get Heartless Individuality Later Life Love Occupy Only Our Ourselves Thirst Very Wine Young]