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Quotes of channels

  1. If the Almighty were to rebuild the world and asked me for advice, I would have English Channels round every country. And the atmosphere would be such that anything which attempted to fly would be set on fire. – Winston Churchill
  2. In the writing of memoirs, as in the production of shows, too much caution causes the audience to nod and think of other channels – Gerald Clarke
  3. And you see many people just turning away from these channels of mass media, and they're just turning in to alternative providers, because they just see what's happening. – Sibel Edmonds
  4. We are not cisterns made for hoarding, we are channels made for sharing. – Billy Graham
  5. One who roams the channels after dark, searching for buried treasure. – Harriet Van Horne
  6. I think that what people want from cable news channels is the sense that if there's hard news, it's going to come up immediately. – Brit Hume
  7. With 500 channels and the Internet available, you'd think a candidate could get the word out. – Larry King
  8. There are no signposts in the sky to show a man has passed that way before. There are no channels marked. The flier breaks each second into new uncharted seas. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  9. The usual channels of university studies or secretarial work did not appeal to me. I cherished difficult dreams through confidence in myself. – Ella Maillart
  10. The channels of intuitive knowledge are opened according to the intensity of individual need. – Jane Roberts
  11. Where he was, where his cells were, where his logistical channels were, how he communicated. Who his allies were. Who donated to them. I think it's fair to say the entire range of sources were brought to bear. – Michael Scheuer
  12. I think the media makes it tough to play in New York. There are so many papers and TV channels covering the Knicks and the expectations for the Knicks are so high. – John Starks
  13. As we become purer channels for God's light, we develop an appetite for the sweetness that is possible in this world. A miracle worker is not geared toward fighting the world that is, but toward creating the world that could be. – Marianne Williamson

Usage examples for channels

  1. So far from that, it is the consecration of the whole man to the noblest purposes to which one can address himself- the education and inspiration of his fellow men by all that there is in learning, by all that there is in thought, by all that there is in feeling, by all that there is in all of them, sent home through the channels of taste and of beauty. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  2. The conversation turned to political channels again. – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  3. The channels however, which separate them are so narrow, that the three might easily pass for one. – A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2 by Otto von Kotzebue
  4. Along what channels shall the source be sought, The well- spring of the whole? – The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P. by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  5. But since there was no way of knowing, even after years of observation, what sort of thing the Nipe would be wanting next, there was no way of knowing which information should be removed from the tapped channels – Anything You Can Do ... by Gordon Randall Garrett
  6. I will see if I cannot learn anything about that house through private channels of information, and if I do light upon anything I will let you know. – The Great God Pan by Arthur Machen
  7. Those who talk with working men know that there is a vague discontent with things as they are, which, if not directed into proper channels may become dangerous, for in many quarters the old ignorant impatience of taxation is giving place to an ignorant impatience of the rich. – Practical Politics; or, the Liberalism of To-day by Alfred Farthing Robbins
  8. We should have given or lent what was necessary to the Belgian Government, and let them undertake to provide for soldiers and refugees through the proper channels – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  9. The heart controls both ear and eye, the two great channels inward of knowledge. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  10. When the tumult had subsided, and habits and feelings had fallen into their old routine and relapsed into their ancient channels the Marquess proposed that they should all return to London, and with great formality, though with warmth, begged that Madame Colonna would ever consider his roof as her own. – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  11. Farther along the range other channels issued too, with fine rock water- holes. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  12. I have thought that you ought to be informed of these facts, as well to explain the varied accounts which you may have received of her health, as to anticipate the vague or exaggerated relations which you may receive through other channels – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  13. We left all the water- channels on our left hand, and proceeded north across the plain, towards a low part or fall, between two ranges that run along the northern horizon. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  14. There is seldom, with the exception of the Maldiva atolls, more than two or three channels and generally only one leading into the lagoon, of sufficient depth for a ship to enter. – Coral-Reefs by Darwin, Charles
  15. All channels looked alike, but only one was deep. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  16. In low water the channels shifted back and forth first choked with sand on one side of the stream, then on the other. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  17. Holmes shrugged his shoulders with a glance of comic resignation towards the Colonel, and the talk drifted away into less dangerous channels – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  18. That's going through regular channels – Mezzerow Loves Company by Floyd L. Wallace
  19. There are no other channels of approach. – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  20. I will spread the word, through several channels – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith

Rhymes for channels