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Quotes of given

  1. This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind or whether to act and in acting to live – Omar N. Bradley
  2. Possibly you are not aware of the fact that the largest sum given by any contributor to the fund is but a trifle when compared with the losses suffered by nearly all the firms in the cotton trade during the disastrous years of the American war – John Bright
  3. The dual scourge of hunger and malnutrition will be truly vanquished not only when granaries are full but also when people's basic health needs are met and women are given their rightful role in societies – Gro Harlem Brundtland
  4. The Senator from Massachusetts has given us ample grounds to doubt the judgment and the attitude he brings to bear on vital issues of national security – Dick Cheney
  5. I was given no special information by the White House or by anybody else for that matter – Jeff Gannon
  6. But once you are in that field emotional intelligence emerges as a much stronger predictor of who will be most successful because it is how we handle ourselves in our relationships that determines how well we do once we are in a given job – Daniel Goleman
  7. I am a channel for the Christ spirit The title was given to me very recently by the Godhead – David Icke
  8. God has given you your country as cradle and humanity as mother you cannot rightly love your brethren of the cradle if you love not the common mother – Giuseppe Mazzini
  9. But hey I did everything the right way and earned my spot in this game nothing was given to me – Shaquille O'Neal
  10. We need to make it clear that we will withdraw from Iraq within 6 to 9 months so that the Iraqis will know that they must stand up and defend the opportunity given to them – John Olver
  11. We all know that Art is not truth Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth at least the truth that is given to us to understand – Pablo Picasso
  12. As simple as it sounds we all must try to be the best person we can by making the best choices by making the most of the talents we've been given – Mary Lou Retton
  13. I've given everything I can possible to the game on and off the field – Emmitt Smith
  14. I think it is quite dangerous for an organisation to think they can predict where they are going to need leadership It needs to be something that people are willing to assume if it feels relevant given the context of any situation – Margaret J. Wheatley
  15. People who don't use the tools given to them only injure themselves – Debra Wilson

Usage examples for given

  1. And there they were being given an automobile ride and Mr Reinberg didn't know a thing about it – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue by Laura Lee Hope
  2. “ I'd have given you my word – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  3. “ I'd given away my dinner to have been there – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  4. And he has never given us anything but words ” – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  5. See it given to his own hand – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  6. As I live I would have given my own right hand that this had not happened – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  7. “ I shall write a letter which must be given to him when I am gone – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  8. He was given time for that – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  9. Yet he would have given me my life – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  10. “ Somebody's given you one – The Adventures of Joel Pepper by Margaret Sidney
  11. Why were they given – Vittoria, v8 by George Meredith
  12. “ I had given him up – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  13. However I made him take it and away he went and I glad to have given him so much cause to speake well of me – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. “ I couldn't have married you then given myself up to you – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  15. What would she not have given for the right to run away and read it at once – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  16. “ No if I didn't know you so well I believe I should have given in long ago – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. She thought that plan must be given up – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  18. And must the whole thing be given up – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  19. “ I wished to give her something poor soul and I had given Austin all my money – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  20. But they shall be given every chance – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green