Quotations that match 'railway'.If God had intended us to fly he would have given us railways.
[ Fly Given God Had Intended Railways Us Would]
I am glad to learn that the Parliament Bill has been passed for the Darlington Railway.
[ Am Been Bill Glad Learn Parliament Passed Railway]
There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
[ Bridges Devices Engineering Imperfection Iron Machinery Measure Nothing Oblige Railways Them Ugliness Ugly]
So, you can set up an orchestra down this end of the railway station playing one particular area, and simultaneously at the other end something completely different going on. And in the middle they meet, or not, depending.
[ Area Completely Depending Different Down End Going Meet Middle Orchestra Other Particular Playing Railway Set Simultaneously Something Station Up]
The Engineer Corps is charged with all construction, including light railways and roads.
[ Charged Construction Corps Engineer Including Light Railways Roads]
Most men who have really lived have had, in some share, their great adventure. This railway is mine.
[ Adventure Great Had Lived Men Mine Most Railway Really Share Some Their]
If was, increased by a lack of railways in Russia - for bringing up supplies to our advancing troops.
[ Advancing Bringing Increased Lack Our Railways Russia Supplies Troops Up]
I lived at home and I cycled every morning to the railway station to travel by train to Johannesburg followed by a walk to the University, carrying sandwiches for my lunch and returning in the evening the same way.
[ Carrying Evening Every Followed Home Johannesburg Lived Lunch Morning Railway Returning Same Sandwiches Station Train Travel University Walk Way]
As well might it be said that, because we are ignorant of the laws by which metals are produced and trees developed, we cannot know anything of the origin of steamships and railways.
[ Anything Because Cannot Developed Ignorant Know Laws Metals Might Origin Produced Railways Said Steamships Trees Well Which]
The Giraffe took the horse's head and led him along on the most level parts of the road towards the railway station, and two or three chaps went along to help get the sick man into the train.
[ Along Chaps Get Giraffe Head Help Him Horse Into Led Level Man Most Parts Railway Road Sick Station Three Took Towards Train Two Went]
People's backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors.
[ Back Benefactors Front Gardens Houses Interesting More Much Public Railways Than Their]
Railway termini are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! we return.
[ Adventure Alas Gates Glorious Into Our Out Pass Railway Return Sunshine Them Through Unknown]
Why should I tell you where I am going to get funds from? If I were to do that then all the vested interests would get alerted. You must be aware that railways are full of such elements and my fight is against them.
[ Against Alerted Am Aware Elements Fight Full Funds Get Going Interests Must Railways Should Such Tell Them Then Vested Were Where Why Would]
I went on all over the States, ranting poems to enthusiastic audiences that, the week before, had been equally enthusiastic about lectures on Railway Development or the Modern Turkish Essay.
[ Audiences Been Before Development Enthusiastic Equally Essay Had Lectures Modern Over Poems Railway States Turkish Week Went]
My mother always told me not to handle a buffalo by its tail, but always catch it by its horns. And I have used that lesson in everything in my life, including the Railways.
[ Always Buffalo Catch Everything Handle Horns Including Lesson Life Mother Railways Tail Told Used]
When the railways of France, Germany and India were breaking down through age, it was the Americans who rebuilt them.
[ Age Americans Breaking Down France Germany India Railways Rebuilt Them Through Were]
The corsets I wore in The Railway Children are still in my undies drawer, a prized relic of my favourite film.
[ Children Corsets Drawer Favourite Film Prized Railway Relic Still Wore]
I wanted to invent an engine that could run for ever. I could have developed a new train, had I stayed in the railway. It would have looked like the AK-47 though.
[ Could Developed Engine Ever Had Invent Looked New Railway Run Stayed Though Train Wanted Would]
The construction of extensive railways, however, and particularly the consolidation of small, experimental lines into large systems, dates from the days of the discovery of gold in California.
[ California Consolidation Construction Dates Days Discovery Experimental Extensive Gold However Into Large Lines Particularly Railways Small Systems]
Over my desk hangs a poster from The Railway Children that my husband had framed for me. It is so lovely to see the children smiling as they run down the railway track.
[ Children Desk Down Framed Had Hangs Husband Lovely Over Poster Railway Run See Smiling Track]
In the decade before the Civil War various north and south lines of railway were projected and some of these were assisted by grants of land from the Federal Government.
[ Assisted Before Civil Decade Federal Government Grants Land Lines North Projected Railway Some South These Various War Were]
We were also able to do a great deal of work to improve highways, airports and airways, waterways, and railways, all of which are important and have provided a better quality of life and economic development opportunities for my constituents.
[ Able Airports Airways Also Better Constituents Deal Development Economic Great Highways Important Improve Life Opportunities Provided Quality Railways Were Which Work]