Usage examples for Goals

  1. Inspired by the ideals of Lahiri Mahasaya, these teachers have abandoned promising worldly goals to serve humbly, to give greatly. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  2. Home projects which progressive teachers have found effective in making home economics function in the home- one of the goals to be attained in democratic education- contain suggestive material which may be adapted to the particular needs of the pupils in their homes. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  3. Just what is the nature of this project, said Paul, its goals? – Human Error by Raymond F. Jones
  4. For government to serve these goals it must be modern in structure, efficient in action, and ready for any emergency. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. The ground is marked off with two goals at opposite ends by parallel lines drawn entirely across it. – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  6. Only in this way could our spiritual goals be fully advanced. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Despite government efforts, the five- year plan goals for agriculture are not being achieved, even though substantial advances in production have been made. – Area Handbook for Albania by Eugene K. Keefe Sarah Jane Elpern William Giloane James M. Moore, Jr. Stephen Peters Eston T. White
  8. Societies have two goals of perfection; the first is a state of civilization in which morality equally infused and pervasive does not admit even the idea of crime; the Jesuits reached that point, formerly presented by the primitive Church. – The Lesser Bourgeoisie by Honore de Balzac
  9. We need to set for them new and more rigorous goals. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  10. Nay, it seemed all to be there that moment; he could feel the keen breeze on his cheek; his eye rested on the boy's cap where he had flung it; he was conscious of Mr Freshfield's look of horror- he could even see twenty yards away the football lying idle between the goals. – A Dog with a Bad Name by Talbot Baines Reed
  11. Goals were placed at both ends of a level plain. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  12. He saw at once that his provincial concerts were leading him to false goals, enflaming false ambitions, robbing him of his strength. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  13. This done, two objects- they may be walls, trees or posts that stand some distance opposite each other- are used as goals. – Healthful Sports for Boys by Alfred Rochefort
  14. " I can see six goals, and that means three gridirons. – Left End Edwards by Ralph Henry Barbour
  15. The goal on each side, consisting of two upright posts and a pole across the top, is set up twenty- five feet high; these goals are from forty to fifty rods apart. – History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians by George Mogridge
  16. By nature Gordon was arrogant and self- satisfied; but by meeting types different from himself and in their company gaining glimpses of goals other than his own, his character was undoubtedly broadened, his horizon extended, and he managed to get things into better proportion. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  17. Two goals in twelve minutes. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  18. Where increased programs have been recommended, the increases have been held as low as is consistent with these goals. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  19. The number of participants in class games was not always limited to eleven players as late as 1889- 90. The number of goals requisite to win a game also varied, depending upon a previous agreement of the two sides. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  20. Our goals should be abundant farm production and parity income for agriculture. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various