Quotes of confront

  1. Yes women are stronger than us They face more directly the problems that confront them and for that reason they are much more spectacular to talk about I don't know why I am more interested in women because I don't go to any psychiatrists and I don't want to know why – Pedro Almodovar
  2. As a world leader America must be prepared to confront any challenge – Christopher Dodd
  3. But while we can never predict where events will take us or the unavoidable bills we will have to pay as a consequence we must confront the ghastly truth of Labour's legacy – Liam Fox
  4. We must dare to think 'unthinkable' thoughts We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that confront us in a complex and rapidly changing world – J. William Fulbright
  5. All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time This and not much else is the essence of leadership – John Kenneth Galbraith
  6. My message to you all is of hope courage and confidence Let us mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and tackle the grave issues that confront us with grim determination and discipline worthy of a great nation – Muhammad Ali Jinnah
  7. People think that if you have a huge appetite then you'll be better at it But actually it's how you confront the food that is brought to you You have to be mentally and psychologically prepared – Takeru Kobayashi
  8. True Americanism recognizes the enormous gravity of the social and labor problems which confront us – Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
  9. But in fantasy you can make a complete break and you can put people in a situation where they are confronted with things that they would not confront in the real world – Elizabeth Moon
  10. It is always possible to argue against an interpretation to confront interpretations to arbitrate between them and to seek for an agreement even if this agreement remains beyond our reach – Paul Ricoeur
  11. And perhaps most importantly regional conflicts will again and again confront us with a cruel choice between costly engagement and costly indifference – Lord Robertson
  12. I believe that the organisers of this conference have chosen a very timely subject for our discussion because the 21st century will confront us with an entirely new set of challenges – Lord Robertson
  13. Courage is the capacity to confront what can be imagined – Leo Rosten
  14. Confront them with annihilation and they will then survive plunge them into a deadly situation and they will then live When people fall into danger they are then able to strive for victory – Sun Tzu
  15. The liberation of Iraq was part of a broader effort to seriously confront the greatest threat to world security rogue states capable of obtaining long range weapons of mass destruction – Armstrong Williams

Usage examples for confront

  1. Great tasks confront it – The Light of Divine Guidance (Volume 1) by Shoghi Effendi
  2. Shall I confront Bannard with this – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  3. And so when Mr Allen brought forth for my benefit those arguments of the King's party which were deemed their strength I would confront him with Mr Swain's logic – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  4. Miles however showed no disposition to confront personally the mad woman – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. He had just come out of a trunk store in time to confront the sorry procession – Two Boys and a Fortune by Matthew White, Jr.
  6. “ I jerked my head round to confront Fanshawe the man detailed to keep Burke under surveillance – The Paternoster Ruby by Charles Edmonds Walk
  7. There is fever and plague abroad insurrection threatens and midnight disturbances are rife and she who is to confront these perils is a girl of twenty – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  8. “ I had no time to think what would happen next or what I was going to confront – The Red Cockade by Stanley J. Weyman
  9. The object now was to secure the second rascal in the same way we had the first and for this purpose Mr Gryce ordered the now helpless giant to be dragged into the adjoining small room formerly occupied by Mrs Blake where he and his men likewise took up their station leaving me to confront as best I might the surprise and consternation of the one whose return we now awaited – A Strange Disappearance by Anna Katharine Green
  10. Why not confront the embodied scheme at once – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  11. He turned to confront within the distance of eight inches the face of Mr Bijah Bixby of Clovelly screwed up into a greeting –  by
  12. “ I want to have them to confront her with when I do find her – The Quest of the Golden Girl by Richard le Gallienne
  13. After a while she sat up dried her wet face and made herself confront the new aspect of things – Beggars on Horseback by F. Tennyson Jesse
  14. “ A self evident proposition from the beginning it illustrates the enormous difficulties which confront those who labor to develop our national parks system – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  15. The same problems which confront criminology today psychiatry had to face some years ago – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  16. Mark that Fouche and mark also that when I once say 'I will ' I shall know how to make my will good even if the whole world ventures to confront me – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  17. He moved to confront Walrond ” – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  18. There was still another letter to be opened there was yet more wickedness which I must know how to confront – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  19. He is a man whom I have just dismissed for carelessness and insolence two things that run in double harness in this country but I should be more afraid to find him at my back on a dark night alone on the plains than to confront him in daylight in the witness box against me – Susy, A Story of the Plains by Bret Harte

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