Quotations that match 'pacific'.I believe that in the end the abolition of war, the maintenance of world peace, the adjustment of international questions by pacific means will come through the force of public opinion, which controls nations and peoples.
[ Abolition Adjustment Believe Come Controls End Force International Maintenance Means Nations Opinion Pacific Peace Peoples Public Questions Through War Which Will World]
The public conviction that a railroad linking the West and the East was an absolute necessity became so pronounced after the gold discoveries of '49 that Congress passed an act in 1853 providing for a survey of several lines from the Mississippi to the Pacific.
[ Absolute Act After Became Congress Conviction Discoveries East Gold Lines Linking Mississippi Necessity Pacific Passed Pronounced Providing Public Railroad Several Survey West]
The close relationship between railroad expansion and the genera development and prosperity of the country is nowhere brought more distinctly into relief than in connection with the construction of the Pacific railroads.
[ Between Brought Close Connection Construction Country Development Distinctly Expansion Genera Into More Nowhere Pacific Prosperity Railroad Railroads Relationship Relief Than]
The trade unions, far from being content with these declarations, established international liaisons and supported every policy based on pacification and understanding.
[ Based Being Content Declarations Established Every Far International Policy Supported These Trade Understanding Unions]
Wherever we go, across the Pacific or Atlantic, we meet, not similarity so much as 'the bizarre'. Things astonish us, when we travel, that surprise nobody else.
[ Across Astonish Atlantic Bizarre Else Go Meet Much Nobody Pacific Similarity Surprise Things Travel Us Wherever]
I went West and took part in the strike of the machinists - the Southern Pacific Railroad, the corporation that swung California by its golden tail, that controlled its legislature, its farmers, its preachers, its workers.
[ California Controlled Corporation Farmers Golden Legislature Pacific Part Preachers Railroad Southern Strike Swung Tail Took Went West Workers]
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]
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]
The States which form the northern border of the United States westward from the Great Lakes to the Pacific coast include an area several times larger than France and could contain ten Englands and still have room to spare.
[ Area Border Coast Contain Could Form France Great Include Lakes Larger Northern Pacific Room Several Spare States Still Ten Than Times United Westward Which]
Clearly, this Sino-Japanese War of more than four years was a considerable burden on Japan's national power and an obstacle to the maintenance of peace in the Pacific.
[ Burden Clearly Considerable Four Japan Maintenance More National Obstacle Pacific Peace Power Than War Years]
Sometimes I like to play the soundtracks to famous musicals so we can all sing along. South Pacific is one of my favorites. Our neighbors must hate us.
[ Along Famous Favorites Hate Musicals Must Neighbors Our Pacific Play Sing Sometimes Soundtracks South Us]
Simultaneously with the establishment of the Constitution, Virginia ceded to the United States her domain, which then extended to the Mississippi, and was even claimed to extend to the Pacific Ocean.
[ Ceded Claimed Constitution Domain Establishment Even Extend Extended Her Mississippi Ocean Pacific Simultaneously States Then United Virginia Which]
Water, water, everywhere, Atlantic and Pacific. But New York City's got them beat, Our aqua is terrific!
[ Atlantic Beat City Everywhere Got New Our Pacific Terrific Them Water York]
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]
If the graves of the thousands of victims who have fallen in the terrible wars of the two races had been placed in line the philanthropist might travel from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and from the Lakes to the Gulf, and be constantly in sight of green mounds.
[ Atlantic Been Constantly Fallen Graves Green Gulf Had Lakes Line Might Pacific Philanthropist Placed Races Sight Terrible Thousands Travel Two Victims Wars]
The old charters of Massachusetts, Virginia, and the Carolinas had given title to strips of territory extending from the Atlantic westward to the Pacific.
[ Atlantic Carolinas Charters Extending Given Had Massachusetts Old Pacific Strips Territory Title Virginia Westward]
We have seen Indians in immense numbers, and all those on this coast of the Pacific contrive to make a good subsistence on various seeds, and by fishing.
[ Coast Contrive Fishing Good Immense Indians Make Numbers Pacific Seeds Seen Subsistence Those Various]
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]
There are all kinds of letters and protests that come from, not surprisingly, Japanese fishermen, the fishermen's wives; there are student groups, all different types of people; the protest against the Americans' use of the Pacific for nuclear testing.
[ Against Americans Come Different Fishermen Groups Japanese Kinds Letters Nuclear Pacific Protest Protests Student Surprisingly Testing Types Use Wives]
The decision by France to resume nuclear testing in the South Pacific has destroyed this hope and raised a storm of protest at home, in the South Pacific and thankfully around the world.
[ Around Decision Destroyed France Home Hope Nuclear Pacific Protest Raised Resume South Storm Testing Thankfully World]
I was the deputy Chairman of the Democratic Union of the Pacific, and we started at 8 I think and I was called to the telephone and to be told there's a coup, the government has been overthrown - it was round about 9, 10 when the Parliament sat they had done then.
[ Been Called Chairman Coup Democratic Deputy Done Government Had Overthrown Pacific Parliament Round Sat Started Telephone Then Think Told Union]
Secondly I would like to make continuous efforts of stabilising cross Strait relations, eventually reaching peace across the Taiwan strait and stability and security in the Asia Pacific region.
[ Across Asia Continuous Cross Efforts Eventually Make Pacific Peace Reaching Region Relations Secondly Security Stability Strait Taiwan Would]
As long as the sun rises over Ontario and sets over the Pacific, I will dedicate myself to bringing the people of Oregon what they want and need most - an era of hope, change, and economic renewal.
[ Bringing Change Dedicate Economic Era Hope Long Most Myself Need Ontario Oregon Over Pacific Renewal Rises Sets Sun Want Will]
We decry violence all the time in this country, but look at our history. We were born in a violent revolution, and we've been in wars ever since. We're not a pacific people.
[ Been Born Country Decry Ever History Look Our Pacific Revolution Since Time Violence Violent Wars Were]
In some South Pacific cultures, a speaker holds a conch shell as a symbol of temporary position of authority. Leaders must understand who holds the conch that is, who should be listened to and when.
[ Authority Cultures Holds Leaders Listened Must Pacific Position Shell Should Some South Speaker Symbol Temporary Understand]
If I liken the Pacific War to a football match, I can say to you that the first half is over, we have kicked off after the interval, and we are going to carry the ball into enemy territory for a smashing victory.
[ After Ball Carry Enemy First Football Going Half Interval Into Kicked Liken Match Off Over Pacific Say Smashing Territory Victory War]
American future lies in the East. The great free markets of the Pacific Rim are the American destiny.
[ American Destiny East Free Future Great Lies Markets Pacific Rim]
The main American naval forces were shifted to the Pacific region and an American admiral made a strong declaration to the effect that if war were to break out between Japan and the United States, the Japanese navy could be sunk in a matter of weeks.
[ Admiral American Between Break Could Declaration Effect Forces Japan Japanese Made Main Matter Naval Navy Out Pacific Region Shifted States Strong Sunk United War Weeks Were]
V-J Day, or Victory in Japan Day, marks the date of the Japanese surrender that ended fighting in the Pacific.
[ Date Day Ended Fighting Japan Japanese Marks Pacific Surrender Victory]
The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 completely crippled our Pacific Fleet.
[ Attack Completely Crippled Fleet Harbor Our Pacific Pearl]
The nation did not begin to realize the extraordinary possibilities of the vast Western territory until its attention was thus suddenly and definitely concentrated on the Pacific by the annual addition of over fifty million dollars to the circulating medium.
[ Addition Annual Attention Begin Circulating Concentrated Definitely Did Dollars Extraordinary Fifty Medium Million Nation Over Pacific Possibilities Realize Suddenly Territory Thus Until Vast Western]
Our theme for this year's festivities, Dreams and Challenges of Asian Pacific Americans, speaks to the many generations of Asian Pacific Americans who worked hard to overcome economic hardship, racism and other barriers in their pursuit of the American dream.
[ American Americans Asian Barriers Challenges Dream Dreams Economic Generations Hard Hardship Many Other Our Overcome Pacific Pursuit Racism Speaks Their Theme Worked Year]
If we know anything about man, it's that he's not pacific. The temptation to butcher anyone considered undesirable seems to be a common temptation, not always resisted.
[ Always Anyone Anything Butcher Common Considered Know Man Pacific Resisted Seems Temptation Undesirable]
We depend on our rivers and dams for energy, transportation, irrigation and recreation and I will continue this year to fight for what's best for the Pacific Northwest.
[ Best Continue Dams Depend Energy Fight Irrigation Northwest Our Pacific Recreation Rivers Transportation Will Year]
California is a queer place in a way, it has turned its back on the world, and looks into the void Pacific. It is absolutely selfish, very empty, but not false, and at least, not full of false effort.
[ Absolutely Back California Effort Empty False Full Into Least Looks Pacific Place Queer Selfish Turned Very Void Way World]
We have listened here to the delegates who have recalled the terrible human suffering, and the great material destruction of the late war in the Pacific. It is with feelings of sorrow that we recall the part played in that catastrophic human experience by the old Japan.
[ Catastrophic Delegates Destruction Experience Feelings Great Here Human Japan Late Listened Material Old Pacific Part Played Recall Recalled Sorrow Suffering Terrible War]
I began playing in the Pacific Coast Indoor Tennis Championships.
[ Began Championships Coast Indoor Pacific Playing Tennis]
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]
I go to St. Matthews in Pacific Palisades, an Episcopal Church.
[ Church Episcopal Go Matthews Pacific Palisades St]
I've just got a new house in Pacific Palisades. It's really cute.
[ Cute Got House Just New Pacific Palisades Really]
The most important thing that certainly the United States and other Asian and Pacific actors have done is to urge that whatever happens, however the dispute is resolved, that it be resolved peacefully.
[ Actors Asian Certainly Dispute Done Happens However Important Most Other Pacific Peacefully Resolved States Thing United Urge Whatever]
I joined the Navy hoping to be submariner and ended up in the sub service aboard a tender in the Pacific.
[ Aboard Ended Hoping Joined Navy Pacific Service Sub Tender Up]
Well, I think breathing life into the Endangered Species Act, taking those wolves back into Yellowstone, restoring the salmon in the rivers of the Pacific Northwest.
[ Act Back Breathing Endangered Into Life Northwest Pacific Restoring Rivers Salmon Species Taking Think Those Well Wolves Yellowstone]
Apollo 13, as you may remember, gave us a reactor that is bubbling away right now somewhere in the Pacific. It's supposed to be bubbling away on the moon, but it's in the Pacific Ocean instead.
[ Apollo Away Bubbling Gave Instead May Moon Now Ocean Pacific Reactor Remember Right Somewhere Supposed Us]
The Pacific had great hope that when the former President Mitered decided to halt nuclear testing, we had put behind us the issue of nuclear states testing their weapons in our Pacific region.
[ Behind Decided Former Great Had Halt Hope Issue Nuclear Our Pacific President Put Region States Testing Their Us Weapons]
The Pacific Northwest depends on inexpensive renewable energy from our dams.
[ Dams Depends Energy Inexpensive Northwest Our Pacific Renewable]
It is important to remember that the Pacific Ocean covers a quarter of the world's surface and that each Pacific country has its own cultural, historical and ethnic identity.
[ Country Covers Cultural Each Ethnic Historical Identity Important Ocean Own Pacific Quarter Remember Surface World]