Quotations that match 'urging'.

So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself. Florence Nightingale
[ Beginning How However Itself Lose Matters Never Often Opportunity Practical Roots Small Such Urging Wonderful]
I sent The World Well Lost to one editor who rejected it on sight, and then wrote a letter to every other editor in the field warning them against the story, and urging them to reject it on sight without reading it. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Against Editor Every Field Letter Lost Other Reading Reject Rejected Sent Sight Story Them Then Urging Warning Well Without World Wrote]
In the history of the treatment of depression, there was the dunking stool, purging of the bowels of black bile, hoses, attempts to shock the patient. All of these represent hatred or aggression towards what depression represents in the patient. James Hillman
[ Aggression Attempts Black Bowels Depression Hatred History Hoses Patient Represent Represents Shock Stool These Towards Treatment]
In the same way, there is some creature gnawing away inside of me, urging me to do things in different ways. Dylan Moran
[ Away Creature Different Gnawing Inside Same Some Things Urging Way Ways]
The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search. Max Lerner
[ Absolute Approach Book Crime Effort Frail Human Involves Man Never Only Reject Rejection Search Truth Word]
Not a few other very eminent and scholarly men made the same request, urging that I should no longer through fear refuse to give out my work for the common benefit of students of Mathematics. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Benefit Common Eminent Fear Few Give Longer Made Mathematics Men Other Out Refuse Request Same Scholarly Should Students Through Urging Very Work]
After the Great Depression and after public urging, a nationwide public competition was held to determine a design for a memorial that would honor President Thomas Jefferson's bold vision for westward expansion for America. Russ Carnahan
[ After America Bold Competition Depression Design Determine Expansion Great Held Honor Jefferson Memorial Nationwide President Public Thomas Urging Vision Westward Would]
In addition, for almost a year now I have been urging the President, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate suspicious gas price spikes. Lois Capps
[ Addition Almost Been Commission Department Federal Gas Investigate Justice Now President Price Spikes Suspicious Trade Urging Year]
We all hoped in 2001 that we could put in place an Afghan government under President Karzai that would be able to control the country, make sure al-Qaeda didn't come back, and make sure the Taliban wasn't resurging. It didn't work out. Colin Powell
[ Able Afghan Al-Qaeda Back Come Control Could Country Government Hoped Make Out Place President Put Sure Taliban Under Work Would]
It's hard for women to talk about these things, and for the doctors to really talk about it too, and to even have the knowledge of what's going on. That's why I'm doing this and urging women to speak out and talk to their doctors frankly. Cybill Shepherd
[ Doctors Doing Even Frankly Going Hard Knowledge Out Really Speak Talk Their These Things Too Urging Why Women]
But as well may you, when urging a man up-hill with a heavy load upon his back, and with your lash also upon his back, tell him, that be has nothing to do either with the load or the lash. Gerrit Smith
[ Also Back Either Heavy Him His Lash Load Man May Nothing Tell Upon Urging Well Your]
I was so opposed to the war in Vietnam that I initially refused President Nixon's urgings for me to go there. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Go Initially Nixon Opposed President Refused Vietnam War]
In the immediate aftermath of the hurricane, I sent a letter to EPA Administrator Stephen L Johnson urging him to waive regulations to allow for the early sale of winter grade fuel to help with gasoline shortages and gasoline prices. Bob Ney
[ Administrator Aftermath Allow Early Epa Fuel Gasoline Grade Help Him Hurricane Immediate Johnson Letter Prices Regulations Sale Sent Shortages Stephen Urging Winter]
Reform of the medical liability system should be considered as part of a comprehensive response to surging medical malpractice premiums that endanger Americans' access to quality medical care. Lincoln Chafee
[ Access Americans Care Comprehensive Considered Endanger Liability Malpractice Medical Part Premiums Quality Reform Response Should Surging System]
A surging, seething, murmuring crowd of beings that are human only in name, for to the eye and ear they seem naught but savage creatures, animated by vile passions and by the lust of vengeance and of hate. Baroness Orczy
[ Animated Beings Creatures Crowd Ear Eye Hate Human Lust Murmuring Name Naught Only Passions Savage Seem Seething Surging Vengeance Vile]
John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus, was preaching the impending judgement of God, urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in the Jordan River those who responded. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Baptist Blood God Impending Jesus John Jordan Judgement Moral Preaching Reform Related Repentance Responded River Those Told Urging]
Human beings and their actions constitute the advancing front, the surging crest of an ongoing movement that never stops. Corliss Lamont
[ Actions Advancing Beings Constitute Crest Front Human Movement Never Ongoing Stops Surging Their]
Let Justice, blind and halt and maimed, chastise the rebel spirit surging in my veins, let the Law deal me penalties and pains And make me hideous in my neighbours' eyes. Ada Cambridge
[ Blind Deal Eyes Halt Hideous Justice Law Maimed Make Neighbours Pains Penalties Rebel Spirit Surging Veins]
It is not uncommon in modern times to see governments straining every nerve to keep the peace, and the people whom they represent, with patriotic enthusiasm and resentment over real or fancied wrongs, urging them forward to war. Elihu Root
[ Enthusiasm Every Fancied Forward Governments Keep Modern Nerve Over Patriotic Peace Real Represent Resentment See Straining Them Times Uncommon Urging War Whom Wrongs]
The conspicuously wealthy turn up urging the character building values of the privation of the poor. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Building Character Conspicuously Poor Privation Turn Up Urging Values Wealthy]