Quotes of conducting

  1. What is the possible benefit Can this material save lives Can it improve the quality of life in Iraq Can it tend to shape our perceptions of how war should and should not be conducted Can it shape our perceptions of who should be conducting war and in what manner And the answer to that is a clear yes – Julian Assange
  2. This resolution simply says Israel has the right to defend itself This includes conducting operations both inside its borders and in the territory of nations that threaten it which is in accordance with international law – John Boehner
  3. Conducting I tried it once off the cuff and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors – Carter Burwell
  4. I don't think that anybody should be ruling in or ruling out anything while we are conducting diplomacy – Douglas Feith
  5. That is basically me and although I have done many things in my life conducting playing piano and so on what is fundamental is my being a composer – Morton Gould
  6. The actor is concerned with his own bit of it but the director's somehow trying to work the whole thing into a much bigger picture It's like conducting an orchestra – Roland Joffe
  7. A good example of how it must have been is today's world of conducting which is still utterly dominated by men and the prejudice the few female conductors have to battle even today is astounding – Lara St. John
  8. We seriously suspect the agents of the Americans and Israelis in conducting such horrendous terrorist acts and cannot believe the people who kidnap Philippines nationals for instance or behead U S nationals are Muslims – Ayatollah Khamenei
  9. The beginning of Book Three is the last one that I drew where V's conducting the 1812 overture – David Lloyd
  10. My job in space will be to observe and write a journal I am also going to be teaching a class for students on earth about life in space and on the space shuttle and conducting experiments – Christa McAuliffe
  11. The act of conducting in itself of waving my arms in the air and being in charge I didn't miss I missed the sensual pleasure of being in contact with music – Esa-Pekka Salonen
  12. There will have to be times when I'm not conducting because I'm composing I haven't solved that problem and perhaps I never will – Esa-Pekka Salonen
  13. Our government declared that it is conducting some kind of great reforms In reality no real reforms were begun and no one at any point has declared a coherent programme – Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  14. When I first was conducting as guest conductor in Europe 25 years ago I would propose doing American pieces and grudgingly it would be accepted from time to time – Michael Tilson Thomas

Usage examples for conducting

  1. The Helvetians surprised Caesar and unexpectedly set upon him as he was conducting his army to a confederate town – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  2. Its owner occupied with the double which it had so unexpectedly been called upon to carry was conducting it only by his voice and had neither thought nor hands for the halter – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  3. While Lewis and Clark were struggling across the continent another young adventurer was conducting some explorations farther to the east – American Men of Action by Burton E. Stevenson
  4. An introduction given at a ball for the mere purpose of conducting a lady through a dance does not give the gentleman any right to bow to her on a future occasion – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge
  5. Of course I was doing a lot of conducting then too – Martyr by Alan Edward Nourse
  6. At Galena he was met by his father who took a closed carriage to his hotel conducting Darrell immediately to his own room where he ordered lunch served for both – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  7. That is why I never regretted that I gave Father Nugent when conducting the Catholic Times for him three of the best years of my life – The Life Story of an Old Rebel by John Denvir
  8. The great master did not seize Kali neither did he buy him he only saved his life therefore Kali is conducting the 'Good Mzimu' and the master to the country of the Wahimas in order that the Wahimas and Fumba should pay honors to them and give them great gifts – In Desert and Wilderness by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  9. Miss Meadows lifted her arms in the wide gown and began conducting with both hands ” – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  10. He might have been met in the village in the fields or in the garden but always conducting himself as an elderly gentleman should – The Strange Story Book by Mrs. Andrew Lang
  11. “ I took it to M de Presles the magistrate who was conducting the enquiry ” – Fantômas by Pierre Souvestre Marcel Allain
  12. And this inspiration seemed to touch the faculty as each member of it took his turn in conducting the services ” – The Mystery of Monastery Farm by H. R. Naylor
  13. They finished the tomb in the space of four years conducting the work with great care and they set it up in the chapel of the Sacrament in the church of the Vescovado of Arezzo ” – The Lives of the Painters, Sculptors & Architects, Volume 1 (of 8) by Giorgio Vasari
  14. The Baron de Cailleux evinced no little pleasure in conducting my companions from one masterpiece to another and two or three hours passed away rapidly in the interesting study – The Idler in France by Marguerite Gardiner
  15. The ministers had doubtless thought that the policy of conducting the war with the olive branch and the sword in either hand would prove successful – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  16. You assure me that by conducting myself in such a manner I shall arrive at fortune – Lectures on the true, the beautiful and the good by Victor Cousin
  17. Our guide led us towards a creek bordered by a marsh but he soon stopped and declared that he did not know whither he was conducting us ” – The Bible in Spain by George Borrow
  18. As a result of this new mode of conducting business let us see how the price of freights is affected – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  19. “ Mr Will said that at her age Maria would be for conducting matters as rapidly as possible not having much time to lose – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. His preparation should have included a certain amount of reflection upon the reasons for research and of training in the manner of conducting the same – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd

Rhymes for conducting