Authors that match 'virginia'.

Virginia C. Andrews American Author (1923-1986)
Virginia Foxx American Politician (1943-)
Virginia Gildersleeve American Celebrity (1877-1965)
Virginia Graham (1912-1998)
Virginia Hamilton American Author (1936-2002)
Virginia Johnson American Psychologist (1925-)
Virginia Madsen American Actress (-)
Virginia Satir American Psychologist (1916-1988)
Virginia Woolf British Author (1882-1941)

Quotations that match 'virginia'.

Virginia 's tax system needs to be fixed. The time to act is now. Do not send me any more studies. Do not send me another piecemeal approach that confuses tinkering with real reform. >>14860<<
[ Act Another Any Approach Confuses Fixed More Needs Now Piecemeal Real Reform Send Studies System Tax Time Tinkering Virginia]
My father's people... are from Fairfax in northern Virginia, just across the Mason-Dixon line. So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general. >>4325<<
[ Across Father General Great Honour Just Lee Line Northern Play Virginia]
I was just a bumpkin. Just a country bumpkin. I had just come to New York from Virginia. Or was it Baltimore? >>4487<<
[ Baltimore Come Country Had Just New Virginia York]
The minute I forget to balance reality with the fantasy, I'm going back to Virginia. >>4900<<
[ Back Balance Fantasy Forget Going Minute Reality Virginia]
By the time we reached Virginia City I was considered a remarkable good shot and a fearless rider for a girl of my age. >>7380<<
[ Age City Considered Fearless Girl Good Reached Remarkable Rider Shot Time Virginia]
Our workers comp debt is the Achilles heel of our state's economy, and I firmly believe that in order to create more good jobs in West Virginia this system must be fixed and it must be fixed now. We cannot afford to wait even one more minute. >>9289<<
[ Achilles Afford Believe Cannot Comp Create Debt Economy Even Firmly Fixed Good Heel Jobs Minute More Must Now Order Our State System Virginia Wait West Workers]
Since the turn of the 20th century, members of the Jewish community in Upper East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia have been meeting together to celebrate and worship. >>7433<<
[ Been Celebrate Century Community East Jewish Meeting Members Since Southwest Tennessee Together Turn Upper Virginia Worship]
I'm from Middlesboro, Ky., a little town on the Tennessee and Virginia border. >>9242<<
[ Border Little Tennessee Town Virginia]
I then wrought at my trade as a tailor; carefully attended meetings for worship and discipline; and found an enlargement of gospel love in my mind, and therein a concern to visit Friends in some of the back settlements of Pennsylvania and Virginia. >>15491<<
[ Attended Back Carefully Concern Discipline Enlargement Found Friends Gospel Love Meetings Mind Pennsylvania Settlements Some Tailor Then Therein Trade Virginia Visit Worship Wrought]
It is critical that Democratic candidates, whether they are in New Jersey, or Virginia, or anywhere, emphasize the fact that we can be trusted, and can bring fiscal integrity to our state, local, and national government. >>14860<<
[ Anywhere Bring Candidates Critical Democratic Emphasize Fact Fiscal Government Integrity Jersey Local National New Our State Trusted Virginia Whether]
A declaration of the independence of America, and the sovereignty of the United STates was drawn by the ingenious and philosophic pen of Thomas Jefferson, Esquire, a delegate from the state of Virginia. >>14869<<
[ America Declaration Delegate Drawn Esquire Independence Ingenious Jefferson Pen Philosophic Sovereignty State States Thomas United Virginia]
I now teach at American University and the University of Virginia. >>1648<<
[ American Now Teach University Virginia]
I think family is very important in West Virginia and has long been so because the mountains made travel difficult in the past, and family members had to depend on each other. >>12894<<
[ Because Been Depend Difficult Each Family Had Important Long Made Members Mountains Other Past Think Travel Very Virginia West]
In a very short time the army of Northern Virginia was face to face with the Army of the Potomac. >>8978<<
[ Army Face Northern Potomac Short Time Very Virginia]
I think George Allen from Virginia was a distinguished governor, he's a distinguished senator and head of the Senatorial Campaign Committee and won some significant victories. He is a very attractive guy and would make a tremendous president. >>12136<<
[ Allen Attractive Campaign Committee Distinguished George Governor Guy Head Make President Senator Significant Some Think Tremendous Very Victories Virginia Won Would]
On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea. >>3356<<
[ Bloodiest Built Civil Darkness Facing Find Fire Knew Last Morning Sat Sea Since Sunrise Virginia War Where Window Would Year]
I came from Mechanicsville, Virginia, where you have four seasons. >>10363<<
[ Came Four Seasons Virginia Where]
The old charters of Massachusetts, Virginia, and the Carolinas had given title to strips of territory extending from the Atlantic westward to the Pacific. >>6377<<
[ Atlantic Carolinas Charters Extending Given Had Massachusetts Old Pacific Strips Territory Title Virginia Westward]
I think the kind of unexpected I really love is when you open books and the actual way of writing is different and interesting. Like reading Virginia Woolf for the first time or Lawrence Durrell for the first time. >>14842<<
[ Actual Books Different First Interesting Kind Lawrence Love Open Reading Really Think Time Unexpected Virginia Way Woolf Writing]
I grew up in the segregated South, right here in Lynchburg, Virginia. >>4697<<
[ Grew Here Right Segregated South Up Virginia]
It is in Virginia and Georgia that the war now rages and where it will continue; for at these points - Richmond and Atlanta - the enemy's main strength is concentrated. >>10568<<
[ Atlanta Concentrated Continue Enemy Georgia Main Now Points Rages Richmond Strength These Virginia War Where Will]
I am George Rogers Clark. You have just become a prisoner of the Commonwealth of Virginia. >>2961<<
[ Am Become Clark Commonwealth George Just Prisoner Rogers Virginia]
The attack of John Brown upon Harper's Ferry came upon Virginia like a clap of thunder out of a clear sky. >>15405<<
[ Attack Brown Came Clap Clear Ferry Harper John Out Sky Thunder Upon Virginia]
Pocahontas was the reason the Virginia colony didn't disappear, unlike some earlier attempts. >>12144<<
[ Attempts Colony Disappear Earlier Reason Some Unlike Virginia]
My father was in the coal business in West Virginia. Both dad and mother were, however, originally from Massachusetts; New England, to them, meant the place to go if you really wanted an education. >>8134<<
[ Both Business Coal Dad Education England Father Go However Massachusetts Meant Mother New Originally Place Really Them Virginia Wanted Were West]
I fully expect to be able to complete one more campaign goal - and that is to proudly report that signs have been erected as you enter our great state that say 'Welcome to Wild, Wonderful West Virginia: Open for Business!' >>9289<<
[ Able Been Business Campaign Complete Enter Erected Expect Fully Goal Great More Open Our Proudly Report Say Signs State Virginia Welcome West Wild Wonderful]
Virginians were no more angels or philanthropists than people to the north or to the south of them. They were moved by their affections, their interest, and their resentments, just as humanity is moved to-day. >>15405<<
[ Affections Angels Humanity Interest Just More Moved North Philanthropists South Than Their Them To-Day Were]
Men of Virginia, countrymen of Washington, of Patrick Henry, of Jefferson, and of Madison, will ye be true to your constitutional faith? >>3596<<
[ Constitutional Countrymen Faith Henry Jefferson Madison Men Patrick True Virginia Washington Will Ye Your]
Sister Virginia used to say, 'You'll be known by the company you keep.' >>12688<<
[ Company Keep Known Say Sister Used Virginia]
They're building a bridge over the Potomac for all the white liberals fleeing to Virginia. >>14778<<
[ Bridge Building Fleeing Liberals Over Potomac Virginia White]
Damn the sword! When Virginia wanted a sword, I gave her one. Now she sends me a toy! I require bread! >>2961<<
[ Bread Damn Gave Her Now Require Sends She Sword Toy Virginia Wanted]
We were growing up in West Virginia. Everybody was poor there in the southern part of the state. It was like growing up in the Great Depression from the stories I hear people tell. Everybody was poor and so we didn't know that we were any different from anybody else. >>13463<<
[ Any Anybody Depression Different Else Everybody Great Growing Hear Know Part Poor Southern State Stories Tell Up Virginia Were West]
I want to talk about jobs and health care and pension security and what we're going to do to stop the brain drain in Ohio and make it possible for our young people to stay here and build a life in Ohio rather than in Pennsylvania or West Virginia or God knows where. >>13849<<
[ Brain Build Care Drain God Going Health Here Jobs Knows Life Make Ohio Our Pennsylvania Pension Possible Rather Security Stay Stop Talk Than Virginia Want West Where Young]
Virginia Woolf said that writers must be androgynous. I'll go a step further. You must be bisexual. >>2061<<
[ Androgynous Bisexual Further Go Must Said Step Virginia Woolf Writers]
The British merchants represented that they received some profit indeed from Virginia and South Carolina, as well as the West Indies; but as for the rest of this continent, they were constant losers in trade. >>13751<<
[ British Carolina Constant Continent Indeed Indies Losers Merchants Profit Received Represented Rest Some South Trade Virginia Well Were West]
When I saw Virginia Woolf, somewhere between the first and second acts, someone I had known as my mother became somebody else. >>13928<<
[ Acts Became Between Else First Had Known Mother Saw Second Somebody Someone Somewhere Virginia Woolf]
IN all her history, from the formation of the federal government until the hour of secession, no year stands out more prominently than the year 1858 as evidencing the national patriotism of Virginia. >>15405<<
[ Federal Formation Government Her History Hour More National Out Patriotism Prominently Secession Stands Than Until Virginia Year]
In West Virginia yesterday, a man was arrested for stealing several blow-up dolls. Reportedly, police didn't have any trouble catching the man because he was completely out of breath. >>10777<<
[ Any Arrested Because Breath Catching Completely Dolls Man Out Police Reportedly Several Stealing Trouble Virginia West Yesterday]
It's rather splendid to think of all those great men and women who appear to have presented symptoms that allow us to describe them as bipolar. Whether it's Hemingway, Van Gogh... Robert Schumann has been mentioned... Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath... some of them with rather grim ends. >>5240<<
[ Allow Appear Been Bipolar Describe Ends Gogh Great Grim Hemingway Men Mentioned Presented Rather Robert Some Splendid Sylvia Symptoms Them Think Those Us Van Virginia Whether Women Woolf]
Virginia is the absolute leader in homeland security and defense and information technology. >>14860<<
[ Absolute Defense Homeland Information Leader Security Technology Virginia]
The State of Virginia is similar to a great business corporation... and should be conducted with the same efficiency and economy as any private business. >>2329<<
[ Any Business Conducted Corporation Economy Efficiency Great Private Same Should Similar State Virginia]
I was stationed in Norfolk, Virginia, for a while, about which the less said the better, and then I was in the Mediterranean, about which the more said the better. >>9521<<
[ Better Less Mediterranean More Norfolk Said Stationed Then Virginia Which While]
Jackson, however, persevered. He joined the Franklin Debating Society, an institution that had been in existence over fifty years, and had enrolled in its membership some of the ablest men in Virginia. >>6734<<
[ Been Debating Enrolled Existence Fifty Franklin Had However Institution Jackson Joined Membership Men Over Society Some Virginia Years]
My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money. >>13463<<
[ Accepted Among Amounted Call Father Had Minister Money Much Never Poor Poverty Presbyterian Taken Virginia Vow West Working]
My older sister Nikki went to Hampton music school in Virginia, then to another school later in New York. >>15320<<
[ Another Hampton Later Music New Nikki Older School Sister Then Virginia Went York]
Washington and Jefferson were both rich Virginia planters, but they were never friends. >>327<<
[ Both Friends Jefferson Never Planters Rich Virginia Washington Were]
I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights. I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense. So, together, let us grab the reins of history. >>9289<<
[ Bragging Defense Each Every Grab History Offense Playing Reins Rights Start Stop Together Us Want West]
General Lee, this is no place for you. These men behind you are Georgians and Virginians. They have never failed you and will not fail you here. Will you boys? >>5750<<
[ Behind Boys Fail Failed General Georgians Here Lee Men Never Place These Will]
The first American ancestor of our name was a younger son of these old Devonshire people, and came to the Virginia colony in the reign of Charles the First. >>15405<<
[ American Ancestor Came Charles Colony First Name Old Our Reign Son These Virginia Younger]
Then it was that the exports of slaves from Virginia and the Carolinas was so great that the population of those States remained almost, if not quite stationary. >>2508<<
[ Almost Carolinas Exports Great Population Quite Remained Slaves States Stationary Then Those Virginia]
I enjoyed growing up part of my life in Virginia Beach. We had the ocean and the beach and a beautiful landscape. We were outdoors all the time and we played outside. >>12403<<
[ Beach Beautiful Enjoyed Growing Had Landscape Life Ocean Outdoors Outside Part Played Time Up Virginia Were]
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. >>12946<<
[ Ceded Claimed Constitution Domain Establishment Even Extend Extended Her Mississippi Ocean Pacific Simultaneously States Then United Virginia Which]
Come to West Virginia and we'll show you how to live... how to treat people. We're open for business. West Virginia is truly on the move. >>9288<<
[ Business Come How Live Move Open Show Treat Truly Virginia West]
Wherever there is one job on the verge of being lost, I will fight to save it. Wherever there is one company looking to grow in West Virginia, I will fight to make that growth a reality. >>9289<<
[ Being Company Fight Grow Growth Job Looking Lost Make Reality Save Verge Virginia West Wherever Will]
Working together during the past three years, we have confounded the skeptics and the cynics. We've shown that here in Virginia, Democrats and Republicans can come together, put politics aside, and make tough decisions when times demand it. >>14860<<
[ Aside Come Confounded Cynics Decisions Demand Democrats During Here Make Past Politics Put Republicans Shown Skeptics Three Times Together Tough Virginia Working Years]