Quotes of benjamin

  1. People have always said- those words, 'too conservative,' is fairly relative. I'm sure that they probably said that about Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin. – Sharron Angle
  2. Well, I have since seen you at Tinkle. It's a comedy show started by David Cross, me and Jon Benjamin It features a wide variety of acts for all tastes and seasons. – Todd Barry
  3. I did kung fu up until two weeks before Benjamin was born, and yoga three days a week. I think a lot of people get pregnant and decide they can turn into garbage disposals. I was mindful about what I ate, and I gained only 30 pounds. – Gisele Bundchen
  4. Back then, I could be as obnoxious as I liked and people would still come back for more, they had to, I was Benjamin Cohen, the Dot Com sensation. – Benjamin Cohen
  5. I love doing stuff with Todd Barry and Jon Benjamin We give the stage to good bands and funny people. – David Cross
  6. How I longed to see these things; how I longed to see the Liberty Bell and walk on the streets where Thomas Jefferson, Tom Paine and Benjamin Franklin had walked. – Burl Ives
  7. We spent a month in LA using a pool of musicians, a string arranger called Benjamin Wright, some great backing singers, and it gave tracks like Dynamite, which was written there, that kind of flavour. – Jay Kay
  8. To me, Arnold was a pioneer in the spirit of Thomas Edison or Benjamin Franklin, while Tiger is a pioneer in the spirit of Bill Gates. – Mark McCormack
  9. Benjamin Franklin said there were only two things certain in life: death and taxes. But I'd like to add a third certainty: trash. And while some in this room might want to discuss reducing taxes, I want to talk about reducing trash. – Ruth Ann Minner
  10. Has President Bush exceeded his constitutional authority or acted illegally in authorizing wiretaps without a warrant? Benjamin Franklin would not have thought so. – Pete du Pont
  11. The purest expression of the doctrine of Liberalism was probably that of Benjamin Constant. – Francis Parker Yockey

Usage examples for benjamin

  1. Mr. Benjamin smiled at his wife. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  2. Another thing, her uncle, Benjamin Vance, is one of the worst rebels in the city. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  3. You say you're Benjamin Bradd, master o' this vessel, don't you? – Light Freights, Complete by W. W. Jacobs
  4. Benjamin of Tudela shows us that city frequented by all nations, Christian and Mohammedan. – Life of St. Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier
  5. The mother, however, now sat and lamented all day long, until the youngest son, who was always with her, and whom she had named Benjamin from the Bible, said to her, " Dear mother, why art thou so sad?" – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  6. Benjamin smiled with a gentle and rather sad expression. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  7. And he fell upon his brother Benjamin's neck, and wept; and Benjamin wept upon his neck. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  8. Mr. Benjamin looked at him, and shook his head. – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. Benjamin at his own expense. – Brazilian Sketches by T. B. Ray
  10. What are you talkin' about, Benjamin Burr? – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  11. Benjamin Franklin placed humility among the virtues he wished to cultivate, but after a time declared it impossible. – The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Henney
  12. I know I can trust you, Benjamin – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  13. In the lane leading to Richmond Park, across which there is a delightful drive to the Star- and- Garter, is the charming residence of Mr. Temple; and, farther north, is the splendid mansion of the late Mr. Benjamin Goldsmid, since become the property of Lord Chief Justice Ellenborough. – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  14. She says she is free, and served her time out with a Mr. Benjamin Daltry, of Southampton, Va. – Slavery and the Constitution by William Ingersoll Bowditch
  15. Mentally, Benjamin said: " I must hurry up with my marriage!" – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  16. There is one candidate here who at present apparently has no chance, but who, nevertheless, seems to me to possess more popular qualifications than any other, and that is General Benjamin Harrison, of Indiana. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  17. But I'm always so worried about Benjamin when he's travellin'. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  18. After a time Benjamin said: 'Dear sister, there is still a little difficulty, for we had all agreed that any girl we met should die at our hands, because it was for the sake of a girl that we had to leave our kingdom. – The Red Fairy Book by Various
  19. But no, Benjamin not Jurith. – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  20. Never, my little Benjamin – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola