Quotes of avoid

  1. Our team has a lot of talent I hope that soon we will break out with four or five goals and avoid overtime – Peter Bondra
  2. To seek understanding before taking action yet to trust my instincts when action is called for Never to avoid danger from fear never to seek out danger for its own sake Never to conform to fashion from fear of eccentricity never to be eccentric from fear of conformity – Steven Brust
  3. I try to avoid a specific image I seek to play as many different women as I can to avoid having a label put on me – Blythe Danner
  4. An author who sets about to depict events of the past that have run their course is suspected of wishing to avoid the problems of the present day of being in other words a reactionary – Lion Feuchtwanger
  5. So much relies on the singer I thought the best way to avoid that problem was to become the singer – Ben Jackson
  6. General Grant had no fixed plan of campaign beyond the general idea to avoid the strong defensive line occupied by General Lee behind Mine Run and find a way to draw him out to open battle – James Longstreet
  7. The lion's share of what I hear right now are people who intentional or accidental have avoided all jazz prior to 1960 And all the musicians who were successful in the '60s spent their entire lives prior to 1960 listening to all the musicians these people avoid – Branford Marsalis
  8. I have offices all over the place and I avoid work everywhere I don't like to write I like to be finished – Richard Price
  9. But it is equally incontrovertible that if our intelligence gathering process is seriously flawed we had better find out and find out fast if we are to avoid another Sept 11 – Adam Schiff
  10. The first thing you need to know in order to establish some perspective and avoid panic is that the violent government excesses we're seeing today are far from unprecedented – L. Neil Smith
  11. Learn to see in another's calamity the ills which you should avoid – Publilius Syrus
  12. I never learned to verbalize an abstract musical concept No thank you The whole point of being a serious musician is to avoid verbalization whenever you can – Virgil Thomson
  13. You must continue to gain expertise but avoid thinking like an expert – Denis Waitley
  14. Renunciation that is the great fact we all individuals and classes have to learn In trying to avoid it we bring misery to ourselves and others – Beatrice Potter Webb

Usage examples for avoid

  1. But she would not have taken them then if she had not wanted to avoid being with the rest of the girls ” – Betty Lee, Freshman by Harriet Pyne Grove
  2. I've no desire to avoid him – What Maisie Knew by Henry James
  3. When we came home it happened I really can't tell how that the duke moved along with us and when we got to the hotel I could not avoid asking him in – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  4. Madam that is precisely what I am anxious to avoid – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  5. He was glad because this bowed position gave him a chance to look down to the ground and avoid their cruel eyes ” – Bull Hunter by Max Brand
  6. He watched the Indian until he was convinced that he was trying to avoid any further interview – The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine by Ross Kay
  7. “ Basine was careful to avoid this fact – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  8. It is what I intend to avoid – The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
  9. There seemed to be no way to avoid them – Three Sioux Scouts by Elmer Russell Gregor
  10. Perhaps if she had looked at him she would have realised that she was drawing upon herself the very thing she was trying to avoid – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  11. “ Kalipada tried to make himself as scarce and small as possible in order to avoid notice but this did not bring him relief – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore
  12. There were few rocks to avoid – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  13. The best way to avoid it is to retire where we may not be discovered – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  14. “ I know not at this moment which I most desire to avoid my mother or Miss Torrington ” – The Vicar of Wrexhill by Mrs [Frances] Trollope
  15. If they can make it around Goa and avoid the Portugals ” – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  16. Then the poison oak was so thick that I felt like holding up my hands to avoid it – A-Birding on a Bronco by Florence A. Merriam
  17. It then became apparent that Sube had lost some of his contempt for the minister for he tried to avoid him and jump hastily back into the water – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
  18. Above all things avoid a dress suit – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  19. But you were the very people he wanted to avoid – The Daughters of a Genius by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  20. If I meet Wallmoden here and perhaps I won't be able to avoid it he'll recognize me without a doubt – The Northern Light by E. Werner

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