Quotes of calling

  1. The argument has been made in Congress that it is slippery slope if you allow therapeutic, what people people are calling therapeutic cloning, then you will get reproductive cloning. – David Baltimore
  2. I should have forfeited my own self -respect, and perhaps the good opinion of my countrymen, if I had failed to resent such an injury by calling the offender in question to a personal account. – Preston Brooks
  3. Political debate with liberals is basically impossible in America today because liberals are calling names while conservatives are trying to make arguments. – Ann Coulter
  4. I could announce one morning that the world was going to blow up in three hours and people would be calling in about my hair! – Katie Couric
  5. I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man. – Morgan Freeman
  6. Lipgloss is my calling – Vanessa Hudgens
  7. I describe my works as books, but my publishers in Spain, in the United States, and elsewhere insist on calling them novels. – Guillermo Cabrera Infante
  8. I have assiduously avoided calling my books novels. – Guillermo Cabrera Infante
  9. When the Negro cries with pain from his deep hurt and lays his petition for elemental justice before the nation, he is calling upon the American people to kindle about that crucible of race relationships the fires of American faith. – Mordecai Wyatt Johnson
  10. The mountains are calling and I must go. – John Muir
  11. Imagine people calling you to find out if you're dead. I've led a real crazy life at times, and I've had many strange things happen to me, but that was one of the strangest. – Richard Pryor
  12. I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him "father." – Will Rogers
  13. Planet Lucy Press? I incorporated myself to deal with publishing and was calling myself Big Bang Incorporated, which of course has to do with the Big Bang at the beginning of creation. – Rob Walton
  14. We are well aware from which countries and through which countries the terrorists are receiving support. In the immediate future I shall be calling upon the leaders of these states to put a stop to this kind of activity. – Boris Yeltsin
  15. I had a calling to become what I became- I was created to do this. – La Monte Young

Usage examples for calling

  1. He shot the one who was calling and followed the others until he found where they had taken Isaac's trail." – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  2. Why did you take up this- calling – This Is the End by Stella Benson
  3. Soon after, he heard his father calling him to come down. – McGuffey's Third Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  4. It's like a voice calling my name- 'Nick- Nick, I want you. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  5. I began by calling her " it," but he won't let me do that. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  6. He supposed they were calling some one. – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal
  7. Behind them Mrs. Chadron was calling – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  8. I'll do anything I can to keep him from calling all his race to come here. – Long Ago, Far Away by William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster
  9. The idea of calling upon him to come and save her, never occurred to her. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  10. He insisted upon calling it in his mind, " Marcia's party." – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  11. Is somebody calling me? – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  12. Listen, little girl- they are calling something. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  13. As she opened the cottage door she heard her grandmother's voice calling down to her. – The Story of Jessie by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  14. I've been calling it my town. – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  15. When father wants to see any of you he must come here, unless there is a most serious reason for your calling upon him. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  16. He had great ambition for his beloved calling – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson
  17. Why are you calling – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
  18. And she heard its voices calling – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  19. If we are seen, it will be supposed that she is some friend of mine who has been calling on me. – Who? by Elizabeth Kent
  20. It was Jack's voice, and he was calling for his sister. – The Major by Ralph Connor

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