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Definitions of Achieved

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Quotes of Achieved

  1. I fully expected that, by the end of the century, we would have achieved substantially more than we actually did. – Neil Armstrong
  2. The great sadness of my life is that I never achieved the hour newscast, which would not have been twice as good as the half -hour newscast, but many times as good. – Walter Cronkite
  3. The problem is that no ethical system has ever achieved consensus. Ethical systems are completely unlike mathematics or science. This is a source of concern. – Daniel Dennett
  4. In the last twelve years, we have come some distance towards reconciliation and the breaking down of disadvantage. Let us take encouragement from what has been achieved and set our minds and hearts to end the remaining roadblocks. – Malcolm Fraser
  5. President Reagan achieved such successes because when you sat in a room with him, there could be over 1, 000 people in the room, yet you felt like there was only the two of you, and his wonderful wit would put you at ease. That was a tremendous gift. – Elton Gallegly
  6. I've had so many experiences in cycling, but in some ways I have nothing left to prove. I have achieved more than I could have dreamed of, I've raced a lot longer than I thought I would. I know I can still be better, but I just don't know if I love it enough any more. – Clara Hughes
  7. I'm here because I stand on many, many shoulders, and that's true of every black person I know who has achieved – Vernon Jordan
  8. I experienced a lot, and achieved nearly everything I wanted. I can enjoy that today. Go to bed at nine in the evening, because my child wakes up around seven, without having the feeling that I missed or are missing something. – Thomas Kretschmann
  9. In just three years, Iraq has achieved immense progress. It has had three successful elections in which 80% of their citizens voted, even while being threatened with death. – John Linder
  10. Perfection is a trifle dull. It is not the least of life's ironies that this, which we all aim at, is better not quite achieved – W. Somerset Maugham
  11. When the fabric of society is so rigid that it cannot change quickly enough, adjustments are achieved by social unrest and revolutions. – John Boyd Orr
  12. What we have achieved is a good example of how the right policies deliver. – Rodrigo Rato
  13. Spurs haven't got the funds they need so success has to be achieved gradually. – Graham Roberts
  14. They can gas me, but I am famous. I have achieved in one day what it took Robert Kennedy all his life to do. – Sirhan Sirhan
  15. Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. – W. Clement Stone

Usage examples for Achieved

  1. The object of making them thin is that they may be all equally heated, which is not so readily achieved when the slabs are thick; and the object of the tapering is to allow the slag to flow out freely when the uppermost slab is struck by the steam hammer. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. " All things must be imagined before they can be achieved therefore imagination is one of the most vital parts of the scientific brain. – The Chase of the Golden Plate by Jacques Futrelle
  3. We can only glance briefly at the steps taken by Mr. Webster and at the results achieved by him. – Daniel Webster by Henry Cabot Lodge
  4. When his enemies were doing, had already done, so much to defeat him, it seemed unfair that his trusted friend should step between him and the fulfilment of his dearest ambition- that ambition common to all men, failure in which brings a sense of failure to a man's whole life, no matter what other ends are achieved – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  5. No, we look to what he has already achieved – The Memorabilia Recollections of Socrates by Xenophon
  6. But when the end of Dorozhand hath been achieved there will be need no longer of Life upon the Worlds, nor any more a game for the small gods to play. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  7. It may be said that nothing in the world is charming unless it be achieved at some trouble. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  8. Yet to me, there had come a certain knowledge that I must make the adventure, though I achieved naught save mine own end. – The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
  9. But there was much to be done before that desirable end could be achieved – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  10. In his latter years he was blind; otherwise his life was prosperous, and he achieved his chief ambition of being admired as a fine gentleman and gallant. – A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin
  11. Miss Theodosia's own face was pale, but she achieved a light laugh. – Miss Theodosia's Heartstrings by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  12. Diana, with the greater power of a true Goddess, achieved the same sort of result almost instantly. – Pagan Passions by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  13. " We are in a bad situation, Colonel Passford, I admit, for both of us are prisoners of war, so that we can do nothing, even if we had the means; but everything will come out right in the end," replied the wounded officer, though he could not explain in what manner this result was to be achieved – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  14. If, under such conditions, the troops still press forward, and if, when success has been achieved order is rapidly restored, then discipline is good; and in neither respect did the Confederates fail. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  15. He must neither assist nor do the lesson, but simply note the result achieved – Mentally Defective Children by Alfred Binet Théodore Simon
  16. He had, however, by this time achieved his purpose in the main. – Beethoven: A Memoir (2nd Ed.) by Elliott Graeme
  17. The first necessity for the enemy was a quick decision by a great victory to be achieved at once. – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  18. The reputation then achieved by him has been steadily advancing for forty years. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  19. How he achieved that tremendous climb he could never say. – The Cock-House at Fellsgarth by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. Years passed, but little was achieved – The Coming of the Friars by Augustus Jessopp