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Quotes of designed

  1. But the West is trying to weaken Islam from outside and inside. They attack our people and invade our countries from outside, and they weaken us from within with ideas like secularism, liberalism and democracy. This is all designed to contaminate our pure Islam. – Abu Bakar Bashir
  2. This drug coverage program was clearly designed by Republicans in Congress to serve the interests of the drug and insurance industries. America's seniors were an afterthought. – Sherrod Brown
  3. Everything I write is designed to be milked to the last drop of revenue. – Leslie Charteris
  4. I wanted to make a classical piece that was actually designed to be a CD, not designed for performance. – Anne Dudley
  5. The Academy Awards ceremony is designed to be without irony, but Chris Rock supplied it anyway with filmed movie -theater interviews with black men and women who had never heard of the movies nominated for Best Picture. – Suzanne Fields
  6. Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet. – Jack Herer
  7. No great movement designed to change the world can bear to be laughed at or belittled. Mockery is a rust that corrodes all it touches. – Milan Kundera
  8. Having achieved such signal successes in the east, Russia and Roumania being both disposed of, the German leaders planned a campaign designed to crush Italy. – Kelly Miller
  9. Public schools were designed as the great equalizers of our society- the place where all children could have access to educational opportunities to make something of themselves in adulthood. – Janet Napolitano
  10. It all has to do with art- writing, painting, things I've done for a long time but just never had enough time to pursue. I have poetry- things that are designed for songs, but they're always poems first. – Jason Newsted
  11. The cottage garden; most for use designed Yet not of beauty destitute. – Charlotte Smith
  12. My mother wanted me off her hands. She was a working woman. She designed clothes, and she was a celebrity collector. It's my mother's ambition to be a celebrity. – Stephen Sondheim
  13. The mers were also designed to reproduce only at long intervals, in order to maintain the natural balance of the environment in which they were placed. – Joan D. Vinge
  14. Perl was designed to work more like a natural language. It's a little more complicated but there are more shortcuts, and once you learned the language, it's more expressive. – Larry Wall
  15. The government, which was designed for the people, has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers, the special interests. An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy. – Woodrow Wilson

Usage examples for designed

  1. " Rather, if any one were a mere bridge in this matter," answered Durtal, " it was Tocane, for it was he who brought us together, and we kick him away as soon as he has finished his unconscious task; it was evidently designed that we should know each other." – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  2. Such as these will admit that it is but in a very small degree that music is designed to please a sense. – The Portland Sketch Book by Various
  3. We designed this flag among us. – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  4. We have heard him say, in one of his early diaries: " I have clearly seen, for what service I am designed in the church militant here on earth; therefore, through the assistance of divine grace, I hope to pursue nothing but in subordination to this main design." – Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel by John Yeardley
  5. I told him I designed returning to Cincinnati on the same boat I came on, and it was going out at 4 P. M. " Why go so soon?" – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  6. This, of course, does not permit meetings designed to arrange for the commission of crime. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  7. Some of these passages are highly finished, and were evidently fixed by the poet in the places which he designed them to occupy. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  8. They are designed to make it easier for every Man to love his neighbor. – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  9. But I know I designed to mention that they were. – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  10. Fremont heard that Ewell designed to attack Winchester in rear, and the threat from so dangerous a quarter made Lincoln anxious. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  11. There were but four of us, and we dealt with what we had as if we designed it should last us fifty years. – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  12. " Evidently the experiment designed by 'Mitchell' has failed," I said, " but these failures instruct us." – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  13. Was it a trick, designed to lead the Allies into a trap? – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  14. You designed Lightener's engine plant- so you're about the one man to give me one that will turn out more engines with less labor and at lower cost than his. – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  15. The third, like Jasper, had been designed for trade; and, like Jasper, he had a soul above it. – What Will He Do With It, Book 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  16. They have indeed done me more than justice; Whatever was designed as amiable and engageing in Masinessa shines out in Mr. Wilks's action. – The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753),Vol. V. by Theophilus Cibber
  17. The Ithuriel is designed to deal with both light and heavy craft. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  18. As the artist no longer tried to work at home, the large room designed for studio became the living- room of their apartment. – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  19. Did I know who designed it? – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler