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Quotes of exclusion

  1. February 19, 1942, is the year in which Executive Order 9066 was signed, and this was the order that called for the exclusion and internment of all Japanese Americans living on the west coast during World War II. – Xavier Becerra
  2. Doors open because you're beautiful, but I wouldn't cultivate beauty to the exclusion of brains. – Tia Carrere
  3. Somebody who was born in this country who visited China would later face difficulty getting back in to the USA. We have to keep in mind that the struggles of the Chinese against these exclusion laws really laid down the foundations of civil rights law. – Iris Chang
  4. But, in the name of the experimental method and out of our poor knowledge, are we really entitled to claim that everything happens by chance, to the exclusion of all other possibilities? – Albert Claude
  5. When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion – George Eliot
  6. We know that social exclusion is closely tied to the new economic world order, globalized, with free and open markets, which isn't bringing prosperity or social justice to all. – Claudio Hummes
  7. I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion or insult, as pitiable, from the other person. I never absorbed that. I always thought that there was something deficient about such people. – Toni Morrison
  8. Me, I've concentrated on music pretty much to the exclusion of other things. – Lou Reed
  9. Under Hitler it was the entrepreneurial and professional classes who were the first victims of Nazi boycotts and exclusion Today it is Israel, the most powerful symbol of Jewish national resurgence in two millennia. – Jack Schwartz
  10. The causes of the China Incident were the exclusion and insult of Japan throughout China, the exclusion of Japanese goods, the persecution of Japanese residents in China, and the illegal violation of Japanese rights. – Hideki Tojo
  11. The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian. – Aiden Wilson Tozer

Usage examples for exclusion

  1. This was annoying, but so long as Juliet remained true, Cuthbert thought he could bear the exclusion – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  2. In the grown person, consumption almost always attacks the lungs, and this often to the exclusion of other organs. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
  3. This examination had shown so clearly the difficulties which might arise in connection with disputes with neutral Powers arising out of British naval action in time of war, that the limitation of the acceptance by his Majesty's Government of the optional clause by the exclusion of disputes arising out of British belligerent action at sea was suggested. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  4. Then follow laws for the exclusion of the unclean, v. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  5. In the first place a friend is too absorbing who takes all of one's interest to the exclusion of everything else: there should be interest in other people, other activities as well as in one's work. – A Girl's Student Days and After by Jeannette Marks Commentator: Mary Emma Woolley
  6. This suggested exclusion of him from her previous occupation, whatever it might have been, caused a faint shadow of pain to pass across his loving eyes. – The Argonauts of North Liberty by Bret Harte
  7. Nature induces him, while thus employed, to pass by all these minute and unknown objects; because, if he were to do otherwise, his observation in general would instantly be recalled, and his whole attention would be monopolized by the object which he had resolved to examine, to the exclusion of every other for the time. – A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education by James Gall
  8. Tobacco, therefore, stood for money, and the passion for raising it, to the exclusion of everything else, became a mania, like the 'California fever' of 1849. The culture being once established, there were many reasons growing out of the social structure of the colony, which, for more than a century, kept the industry of the Virginians confined to this one staple. – Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce by E. R. Billings
  9. It was suggested to dismiss a number at once, that the guilty person might not suspect the exclusion to be levelled against her in particular. – The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
  10. When the maid was gone and Amabel was making tea, he came and stood over her, his hands in his pockets, his handsome head bent to her, talking lightly, slightly jesting, his voice pitched intimately for her ear, yet not so intimately that any unkindness of exclusion should appear. – Amabel Channice by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  11. Regret for what she had lost, acute consciousness of her grievous position, occupied her mind to the exclusion of almost everything else. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  12. Exclusion and confirmation: A phenomenology of patients' experiences with caregivers. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  13. The prime characteristic of his nation, that personal arrogance which is the root of English freedom, which accounts for everything best, and everything worst, in the growth of English power, possessed him to the exclusion of all less essential qualities. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  14. If only she could see him, hear his voice, even hear him say again such cruel and humiliating words as he had spoken on that dreadful day in Venice when that would be better than this blankness, this utter and final exclusion from his life! – The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
  15. Do not eat cereals, however, to the exclusion of the foods of the other groups. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  16. If one is wise he will not attempt to realize it to the exclusion of the present scene. – Humanly Speaking by Samuel McChord Crothers
  17. The words here are addressed to the true Israel, to the exclusion of those souls who are cut off from among their people, compare Ps. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  18. But, if I reached no satisfactory conclusion, my cogitations had one useful effect; they occupied my mind to the exclusion of that unfortunate draught of tea. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  19. Scotland he claimed by virtue of the expressed wish of Mary to the exclusion of her heretic son. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley