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Quotes of asian

  1. I cook everything. I love Mediterranean cooking, I love Asian cooking. I do lots of Japanese noodles. – Ted Allen
  2. They probably do have an Asian Barbie. – Iris Chang
  3. For the past few years, I was the more visible Asian performer, and I think it gave young girls a kind of role model showing it's possible to actually reach success doing movies. – Joan Chen
  4. I had lived in Fukuoka during the mid 1990s, and I was a volunteer with the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival. – John Foster
  5. I've always been fascinated by Asian culture, and I love that women can play the lead in a horror film. – Sarah Michelle Gellar
  6. There really aren't any completely Asian people singing right now. – Utada Hikaru
  7. For me, I'm just trying to be the best at what I do. I'll wave an Asian American flag if I get that opportunity. I'm not hiding or trying to discredit my background or anything, I just haven't had the opportunity. – Chad Hugo
  8. I'm not trying to disrespect anybody by saying this- I'm not sure I feel any interaction with Asian America in any collective sense. - It's like, when you're telling me this right now, my reaction is, Really? Asian America knows about me? – Chad Hugo
  9. When you look at the state of the economy right now, you have to set a priority. And my top priority is the deficit of jobs and economic growth, and especially this perception that the United States could be falling behind especially Asian economies. – Mark Kirk
  10. Being Asian in this business is something you have to consider, because sometimes people aren't as open. They'll say, I can't see you with a Caucasian person. – Lucy Liu
  11. I don't want to have people brought in simply because they are black or Asian – Trevor Phillips
  12. It says something about this new global economy that USA Today now reports every morning on the day's events in Asian markets. – Lawrence Summers
  13. The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history. – Lawrence Summers
  14. Every time we had a hot war going on in Asia, it was difficult for Asian Americans here. – George Takei
  15. Chinese culture has a lot of virtues that are tremendously valuable to not only us as Asian -Americans, but also the world in general. – Martin Yan

Usage examples for asian

  1. They led us through a gate in the high wall, for the town was fortified, up a narrow, stone- paved street which ran between houses apparently of the usual Central Asian type, and, so far as I could judge by moonlight, with no pretensions to architectural beauty, and not large in size. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  2. These in the torrid tracts began their sway, Whose cultured fields their growing arts display; The northern tribes a later stock may boast, A race descended from the Asian coast. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  3. Out in the Asian desert on the 24th of May the temperature is such that you can cook eggs if you only cover them with a little sand. – The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne
  4. Then I heard an old grizzled, long- haired Central Asian chief, who had come down with the Amir, asking questions of a native officer. – The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  5. The political world is the domain for the most part of the Aryan- speaking people, and of the Semitic people, and of those people who in Egypt within the Mediterranean area, and in China in the eastern Asian area, have built up civilisations which have only recently come under scientific observation. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme
  6. " A. E. W." in his interesting papers on Kashmir game, published in The Asian gives the following measurements of two heads:- Inches. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale
  7. Therefore, as all civilisation proceeds westward, Jasper turned his face from the east; and had no more idea of recrossing Temple Bar in search of fortune, friends, or kindred, than a modern Welshman would dream of a pilgrimage to Asian shores to re- embrace those distant relatives whom Hu Gadarn left behind him countless centuries ago, when that mythical chief conducted his faithfid Cymrians over the Hazy Sea to this happy island of Honey. – What Will He Do With It, Book 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  8. From the red banks of Arab's odorous tide Their Isthmus opens, and strange waters glide; Europe from all her shores, with crowded sails, Looks thro the pass and calls the Asian gales. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  9. The American National Spiritual Assembly has appointed a special committee for the Asian countries, and I am quite sure you will find the very closest possible cooperation from them in the development of the work. – Japan Will Turn Ablaze! by Barbara R. Sims
  10. The Chinese drama, which we can only trace vaguely to Central Asian sources, and no farther back than the twelfth century of our era, has some points of contact with the Greek drama. – China and the Chinese by Herbert Allen Giles
  11. Though Cyrus did not live to receive in person the submission of all the west Asian peoples, his son Cambyses had received it before his short reign of eight years came to an end. – The Ancient East by D. G. Hogarth
  12. Some of his former correspondents in other parts of the world, not entirely satisfied with the Asian and East Indian systems of education, shipped their sons to Mr. Gray. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  13. At any rate, the twin spectres of a Pan- Asian or a Pan- Colored alliance would probably vanish like a mirage of the desert, and the white world would be far better able to deal with yellow pressure on its race- frontiers- no light task, weakened and distracted as the white world finds itself to- day. – The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
  14. O'er the wide Asian land, the Persian sway Can force no tribute now, and can no rule sustain. – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  15. The snows of Atlas melt beneath the sheen, Through Thebaid caves the rushing splendour flows, Cimmerian glooms with Asian beams are bright, And Earth reposes in a belt of light. – The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P. by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  16. Let us not refuse to breathe the air of Heaven, lest there be something European or Asian in it. – Confessions and Criticisms by Julian Hawthorne
  17. This forward movement is rooted in the ambitions and the interests of Asian nations themselves. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  18. He had had a post- graduate course in the South- East Asian jungles. – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  19. A correspondent of The Asian writing from Ceylon, gives an account of a musk- rat attacking a large frog, and holding on to it in spite of interference. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale