Quotations that match 'petitions'.

But my middle daughter, Kate, is very involved in martial arts, and I was just at one of her competitions.
[ Arts Competitions Daughter Her Involved Just Kate Martial Middle Very]
There were no competitions on television. The first skating competition I ever remember seeing on television was the 1968 Olympics when Peggy Fleming won.
[ Competition Competitions Ever First Fleming Olympics Peggy Remember Seeing Skating Television Were Won]
Professional competitions are overrated.
[ Competitions Overrated Professional]
Please to put a nickel, please to put a dime. How petitions trickle in at Christmas time!
[ Christmas Dime How Nickel Petitions Please Put Time Trickle]
Petitions are ridiculous.
[ Petitions Ridiculous]
That's what really makes great skating competitions. When you have two top skaters in good form giving superb performances.
[ Competitions Form Giving Good Great Makes Performances Really Skaters Skating Superb Top Two]
At the very least we should be given a bit of credit and a little bit of space, and maybe the media should think we could help them discover why English teams do not win European competitions.
[ Bit Competitions Could Credit Discover English European Given Help Least Little Maybe Media Should Space Teams Them Think Very Why Win]
If there be any plausible reason for supposing that we have the right to legislate on the slave interests of the District, you cannot put down the investigation of the subject out of doors, by refusing to receive petitions.
[ Any Cannot District Doors Down Interests Investigation Legislate Out Petitions Plausible Put Reason Receive Refusing Right Slave Subject Supposing]
I maintain that the House is bound by the Constitution to receive the petitions; after which, it will take such method of deciding upon them as reason and principle shall dictate.
[ After Bound Constitution Deciding Dictate House Maintain Method Petitions Principle Reason Receive Shall Such Take Them Upon Which Will]
But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions.
[ Better Die Life Live Mechanically Repetition Repetitions Than]
On the basis of the familiar experience that that which is learned with difficulty is better retained, it would have been safe to prophesy such an effect from the greater number of repetitions.
[ Basis Been Better Difficulty Effect Experience Familiar Greater Learned Number Prophesy Repetitions Retained Safe Such Which Would]
So I had the opportunity to do what the kids in the Hershey program do, except that the Hershey program lets them do it on such a larger scale, with the regional and national competitions.
[ Competitions Except Had Hershey Kids Larger Lets National Opportunity Program Regional Scale Such Them]
The proceedings of this House in 1790, in reference to petitions on the matter of the slave trade, and of slavery in the States, have been cited. It has been said that those petitions were not received.
[ Been Cited House Matter Petitions Proceedings Received Reference Said Slave Slavery States Those Trade Were]
We never did a lot of weights, but a lot of repetitions. The most I would use doing squats was 300 pounds.
[ Did Doing Lot Most Never Pounds Repetitions Use Weights Would]
Normally, however, I try to avoid repetitions of any shot.
[ Any Avoid However Normally Repetitions Shot Try]
Designs are increasingly winning competitions because they are literally green, and because somewhere they feature a small windmill.
[ Because Competitions Designs Feature Green Increasingly Literally Small Somewhere Windmill Winning]
My driver Kellie Frost and I would race these fellows home and they were always faster on the highway. We did the same with Daniel and his driver, and thus began a long series of jokes and competitions to alleviate the impossible hours and tensions this film provoked.
[ Alleviate Always Began Competitions Daniel Did Driver Faster Fellows Film Frost Highway His Home Hours Impossible Jokes Long Provoked Race Same Series Tensions These Thus Were Would]
Most other competitions are individual achievements, but the Olympic Games is something that belongs to everybody.
[ Achievements Belongs Competitions Everybody Games Individual Most Olympic Other Something]
The relation of repetitions for learning and for repeating English stanzas needs no amplification. These were learned by heart on the first day with less than half of the repetitions necessary for the shortest of the syllable series.
[ Amplification Day English First Half Heart Learned Learning Less Necessary Needs Relation Repeating Repetitions Series Shortest Syllable Than These Were]
Sometimes I have to accept a job I don't really want. Hardly anybody comes up to you with a commission; it's all competitions these days.
[ Accept Anybody Comes Commission Competitions Days Hardly Job Really Sometimes These Up Want]
Competitions are for horses, not artists.
[ Artists Competitions Horses]
I wish I could compete again, but my good feeling is, these competitions are better as exhibitions.
[ Again Better Compete Competitions Could Exhibitions Feeling Good These Wish]
It was just crazy opportunity to see that whole world and the competitions that we had in the film, like Long Beach, it was just crazy and so much fun. I felt like I lived all those moments in the movie.
[ Beach Competitions Crazy Felt Film Fun Had Just Lived Long Moments Movie Much Opportunity See Those Whole World]
And if this House is to be scared, by whatever influences, from its duty, to receive and hear the petitions of the People, then I shall send my voice beyond the walls of this Capitol for redress.
[ Beyond Capitol Duty Hear House Influences Petitions Receive Redress Scared Send Shall Then Voice Walls Whatever]
I've lived nearby since 1981 and probably have averaged one run a week there. That's more than 1000 repetitions, and I have yet to tire of this course.
[ Course Lived More Nearby Probably Repetitions Run Since Than Tire Week Yet]
The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people.
[ Competitions Creating Education End Games Itself Means Must Olympic Physical Programme Sports Vast Young]
I make appearance at local park and recreation agencies when the program starts, when they have the qualifying meets at the local levels. Then I try to go to the regional competitions, and of course I'm there in Hershey, Pa., in August for the North American final.
[ Agencies American Appearance August Competitions Course Final Go Hershey Levels Local Make Meets North Pa Park Program Qualifying Recreation Regional Starts Then Try]
I went to national piano competitions and did that whole circuit. Then I played professionally to support myself when I moved out to LA.
[ Circuit Competitions Did La Moved Myself National Out Piano Played Professionally Support Then Went Whole]
The purpose of education is to keep a culture from being drowned in senseless repetitions, each of which claims to offer a new insight.
[ Being Claims Culture Drowned Each Education Insight Keep New Offer Purpose Repetitions Senseless Which]