Quotations that match 'suspended'.

The delicate thing about the university is that it has a mixed character, that it is suspended between its position in the eternal world, with all its corruption and evils and cruelties, and the splendid world of our imagination. Richard Hofstadter
[ Between Character Corruption Delicate Eternal Evils Imagination Mixed Our Position Splendid Suspended Thing University World]
My mental faculties remained in suspended animation while I obeyed the orders of the higher-ups. This is typical with everyone in the military. Smedley Butler
[ Animation Everyone Faculties Mental Military Obeyed Orders Remained Suspended Typical While]
Russia under President Putin is less democratic and less free today than when he assumed office. If Russia cannot fulfill its obligation to the G-8 and maintain a high standard of democratic governance then its membership should be suspended. Vito Fossella
[ Assumed Cannot Democratic Free Fulfill Governance High Less Maintain Membership Obligation Office President Putin Russia Should Standard Suspended Than Then Today Under]
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Absurdity Brief Dominion Masters Only Periods Perversity Remain Sphere Suspended Their Thought World]
Once life is finished it acquires a sense; up to that point it has not got a sense; its sense is suspended and therefore ambiguous. Pier P. Pasolini
[ Acquires Ambiguous Finished Got Life Once Point Sense Suspended Therefore Up]
We have no Arab intellectuals of international stature because we live in a state of generalized mediocrity. We are suspended in the pit without touching the bottom. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Arab Because Bottom Generalized Intellectuals International Live Mediocrity Pit State Stature Suspended Touching Without]
No movement can afford to be caught in a time warp and exist in a state of suspended animation. Theodore Bikel
[ Afford Animation Caught Exist Movement State Suspended Time Warp]
I was in preschool and a girl actually kissed me on the cheek. I didn't know what to do. I didn't know what it meant, so I instantly grabbed her face and kissed her on the lips. And, then I got suspended. Jensen Ackles
[ Actually Cheek Face Girl Got Grabbed Her Instantly Kissed Know Lips Meant Suspended Then]
An attitude of philosophic doubt, of suspended judgment, is repugnant to the natural man. Belief is an independent joy to him. William Minto
[ Attitude Belief Doubt Him Independent Joy Judgment Man Natural Philosophic Repugnant Suspended]
It is a good idea to be alone in a garden at dawn or dark so that all its shy presences may haunt you and possess you in a reverie of suspended thought. James Douglas
[ Alone Dark Dawn Garden Good Haunt Idea May Possess Reverie Shy Suspended Thought]
For some people, their idea of getting tough is longer suspended sentences. Jeremy Larner
[ Getting Idea Longer Sentences Some Suspended Their Tough]
You're suspended sixty feet up in the air, you've been up there for three hours, and all the shot requires is that you have to sort of react to getting punched in the head. Alfred Molina
[ Air Been Feet Getting Head Hours Punched React Requires Shot Sixty Sort Suspended Three Up]
Accordingly, when the supply of gold runs short, the security behind the notes is diminished, the loaning of notes is restricted or suspended, and the panic follows. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Accordingly Behind Diminished Follows Gold Notes Panic Restricted Runs Security Short Supply Suspended]
The simple tableau is so rich with meaning that whether represented on the mantelpiece or in the mind, it seems suspended, complete unto itself, somewhere in eternity. Lucinda Franks
[ Complete Eternity Itself Mantelpiece Meaning Mind Represented Rich Seems Simple Somewhere Suspended Tableau Unto Whether]
We didn't think he would play on Sunday because he was suspended - that makes me think he has all the qualities to join Arsenal! Arsene Wenger
[ Arsenal Because Join Makes Play Qualities Sunday Suspended Think Would]
Upon the clothes behind the tenement, That hang like ghosts suspended from the lines, Linking each flat, but to each indifferent, Incongruous and strange the moonlight shines. Claude McKay
[ Behind Clothes Each Flat Ghosts Hang Incongruous Indifferent Lines Linking Moonlight Shines Strange Suspended Upon]
There are improbable things suspended in space, like the earth. Meryl Streep
[ Earth Improbable Space Suspended Things]
I think the Civil Rights Movement changed that trajectory for me. The first thing I did was leave school. I was suspended for my participation in Movement demonstrations in my hometown, December, 1961. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Changed Civil December Demonstrations Did First Hometown Leave Movement Participation Rights School Suspended Thing Think Trajectory]
In a tribal organization, even in time of peace, service to tribe or state predominates over all self seeking; in war, service for the tribe or state becomes supreme, and personal liberty is suspended. Arthur Keith
[ Becomes Even Liberty Organization Over Peace Personal Predominates Seeking Self Service State Supreme Suspended Time Tribal Tribe War]
I have been unable to live an uncommitted or suspended life. I have not hesitated to declare my affiliation with an extremely unpopular cause. Edward Said
[ Affiliation Been Cause Declare Extremely Hesitated Life Live Suspended Unable Uncommitted Unpopular]
You can only avoid responsibility for so long. The catalyst ended up being the law coming down and finally saying, 'You guys suspended judgement and that's fine, because we're not.' Rosario Dawson
[ Avoid Because Being Catalyst Coming Down Ended Finally Fine Guys Judgement Law Long Only Responsibility Saying Suspended Up]
I don't think that anybody should be suspended for life for anything, other than murder. How is it helping someone to say, 'You're done forever, your life's over'? George Steinbrenner
[ Anybody Anything Done Forever Helping How Life Murder Other Over Say Should Someone Suspended Than Think Your]
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue. Henry James
[ Catching Chamber Complete Consciousness Every Experience Finest Huge Immense Kind Limited Never Particle Sensibility Silken Suspended Threads Tissue]