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Definitions of higher

  1.   of education beyond the secondary level; " higher education"; " higher learning"
  2.   advanced in complexity or elaboration; " high finance"; " higher mathematics"

Quotes of higher

  1. Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy. – Sai Baba
  2. The United States is the most innovative country in the world. But our leadership could slip away if we fail to properly fund primary, secondary and higher education. – Jeff Bingaman
  3. People always joke that "dog" spells "god" backwards. They should consider that it might be the higher power coming down to see just how well they do, what kind of people they are. The animals are right here, right in front of us. And how we treat these companions is a test. – Linda Blair
  4. The sportsman knows that a sport is a recreation, a game, an amusement and a pastime, but his eyes are fixed on a higher goal, on the most important thing in his life, which is his education or his vocation. – Avery Brundage
  5. Poorer students take out larger loans and will have to contribute more to the cost of higher education. – Anne Campbell
  6. We fought no better, perhaps, than they. We exhibited, perhaps, no higher individual qualities. – Joshua Chamberlain
  7. I just get the same stuff as I did before, but the price tag is much higher – Robbie Coltrane
  8. Americans like to make money; Canadians like to audit it. I know no other country where accountants have a higher social and moral status. – Northrop Frye
  9. Girls have got balls. They're just a little higher up that's all. – Joan Jett
  10. Dream small dreams. If you make them too big, you get overwhelmed and you don't do anything. If you make small goals and accomplish them, it gives you the confidence to go on to higher goals. – John H. Johnson
  11. Education, particularly higher education, will take Africa into the mainstream of globalization. – John Agyekum Kufuor
  12. Why shouldn't future generations and young Americans have the choice to earn a higher rate of return? Why shouldn't they be able to own their own Social Security so that Congress can't spend it on other things? – Ken Mehlman
  13. The genuine priest always feels something higher than compassion. – Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
  14. Religion always remains higher than everyday life. In order to make the elevation towards religion easier for people, religion must be able to alter its forms in relation to the consciousness of modern man. – Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  15. I wanted to give money to people like this woman so that they would be free from the moneylenders to sell their product at the price which the markets gave them- which was much higher than what the trader was giving them. – Muhammad Yunus

Usage examples for higher

  1. “ " She had neither heart nor mind, in the higher sense of those words. ” – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  2. Five thousan' is a higher price than I'll pay fer luxeries like women. ” – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  3. So He went higher – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  4. So it was with another a little higher up, who remarked that the road was " very clatty." ” – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  5. He found, however, that he had cut too low, and that it had run higher up. ” – Peter Parley's Tales About America and Australia by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  6. 13, 893. Do you think there was a higher price paid anywhere else this year? ” – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  7. “ Elizabeth's head went higher – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  8. You live in some higher place. ” – The Mormon Prophet by Lily Dougall
  9. “ I would know more of him, and raise him to a higher fortune, if he pleases me. ” – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  10. In a certain sense no higher praise can be given. ” – The English Novel by George Saintsbury
  11. If you hear a noise on the stairs, go up quick to the higher floor and don't come down till all danger is over of your being seen. ” – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  12. Perhaps a higher than of any other young gentleman, with whom you are acquainted. ” – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  13. Keep 'em up higher – Pardners by Rex Beach
  14. Usually the girls laughed and called back to them or went on more quickly, the colour in their cheeks a little higher – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  15. Let us look yet higher – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  16. “ " Of higher rank you mean. ” – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  17. They are not, as far as I know, found in the higher parts of the island. ” – The Romance of Natural History, Second Series by Philip Henry Gosse
  18. They are given by all far the benefit of all, and owe their presence in the State not to the State's permission but to a higher authority. ” – John Marshall and the Constitution A Chronicle of the Supreme Court, Volume 16 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Edward S. Corwin
  19. There is a much higher point of view than that. ” – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  20. “ A What- to- do Club is one step toward higher village life. ” – Prisoners of Poverty Abroad by Helen Campbell

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