Quotes of approved

  1. We do thank our men and women in uniform. And I thank them. I thank this House today that approved a bill that will allow for a pay raise for our military. We are grateful for that and for the actions of this body. – Marsha Blackburn
  2. Family life itself, that safest, most traditional, most approved of female choices, is not a sanctuary: It is, perpetually, a dangerous place. – Margaret Drabble
  3. As much as the next person, I want to be approved of, but I'm not greedy for that stuff. – Colin Firth
  4. But, in fact, there is nothing that can bring you closer to fearlessness about everything else in the world than being a parent- because everyday fears- like not being approved of- pale by comparison to the fears you have about your children. – Arianna Huffington
  5. Despite Arizona's remarkable growth in recent years, we have met the current federal health standards for ozone pollution and the Environmental Protection Agency recently approved our dust control plan. – Jane D. Hull
  6. Upon this the Hungarian ministers resigned, but the names submitted by the president of the council, at the demand of the king, were not approved of for successors. – Lajos Kossuth
  7. Anything you see on the screen was at one point approved by me. – Craig McCracken
  8. The people of Florida in 2002 voted and approved class size limits in Florida to make sure that the State pays for smaller class sizes and not local districts. – Kendrick Meek
  9. I'm proud to report that in 2004 alone, we approved 3, 600 new units of housing- our best year ever! – Thomas Menino
  10. My manner of thinking, so you say, cannot be approved Do you suppose I care? A poor fool indeed is he who adopts a manner of thinking for others! – Marquis de Sade
  11. The need for a permanent status resolution approved by Congress is made even more clear to me because of my experience as a former Under -Secretary -General of the United Nations. – Dick Thornburgh
  12. That which concerns everyone must also be discussed and approved by everyone. – Guy Verhofstadt
  13. No expense has been incurred but what has been approved of and provided for by Parliament. – Robert Walpole
  14. Social Democratic and trade union organs have approved of the illegal invasion of Belgium, of the massacre of suspected guerrillas, as well as their wives and children, as well as the destruction of their homes in various towns and districts. – Clara Zetkin

Usage examples for approved

  1. She wasn't sure she approved either. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  2. " I take it all back, Lutetia," he approved – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  3. To be sure, Flo had approved of Carley's choice, and Mr. Hutter, with a hearty laugh, had fallen in line: Shore. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  4. That's the approved way of taking your man, isn't it? – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  5. Mrs. Munger approved of the idea. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  6. All this they approved of. – The Autobiography of Madame Guyon by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
  7. I never approved of it. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  8. The approved method of doing it is to keep the back to the rock until the top of the pitch is nearly reached, and then to break out on the south side. – Climbing in The British Isles. Vol. 1 - England by W. P. Haskett Smith
  9. Congress approved of the work of the little lady. – The Little Book of the Flag by Eva March Tappan
  10. She highly approved it. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  11. This suggestion was approved – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. " Do so," approved the commissary; " it would be an excellent way of getting at the truth." – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  13. Sally, as I have said, approved of them. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  14. This was poetry to those thousands that day who approved of this act. – The Literature of Ecstasy by Albert Mordell
  15. None of us approved as I have said, but none of us was so bitter as your Uncle Paul. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  16. And to think that Sir William approved it! – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  17. The philosopher is the man to whom is committed what is left when we have taken away what has been definitely established or is undergoing investigation according to approved scientific methods. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  18. Then he took a pen and wrote a line and his name, and, looking up, said, Approved of course. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  19. But whether she approved or not, he would have persisted along his own way.... – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  20. Howells, in turn, proposed a plan which Clemens approved and they set to work. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009