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Definitions of Ian

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Quotes of Ian

  1. Judi Dench and Ian McKellen taught me how to work hard and respect the theatre. – Francesca Annis
  2. I think Ian McKellen made it all happen, because he used to throw dinner parties and invite everyone over. – Shawn Ashmore
  3. Ian Gillan, Roger Glover and I wanted to be a hard rock band- we wanted to play rock and roll only. – Ritchie Blackmore
  4. A guy called Arthur Brown... was a big influence of mine... and also Ian Anderson from Jethro Tull. – Bruce Dickinson
  5. I've been grateful enough, smart enough to take the work with Ian McKellen in Gods And Monsters. – Brendan Fraser
  6. Ian McKellen is brilliant with research. I paid really close attention to the sources he goes to. He's a very, very intelligent man. – Brendan Fraser
  7. Now, I'll tell you something that might interest you. Casino Royale was the first Bond book that Ian Fleming ever wrote. And he couldn't get anybody to touch it, to publish it- he couldn't do anything about it at all. Nobody wanted to know. – Val Guest
  8. If the word 'No' was removed from the English language, Ian Paisley would be speechless. – John Hume
  9. I'd like to play Ian Paisley, actually. I'd need building up, though he's very frail now. – Liam Neeson
  10. Being compared to Ian Thorpe, that could be one of the greatest compliments you could ever get in swimming- being compared to him and Mark Spitz. – Michael Phelps
  11. I think we felt the pressure more at first than this time around. But still you don't want to let anyone down. I never even met Patrick until we had a Christmas party at Ian McKellen's house on the first movie and then I didn't see him again until the premiere. – Rebecca Romijn
  12. Ian and Sylvia, who, when you got right down to it, were essentially country and western singers. I just recorded his Four Strong Winds. It's a wonderful song. – Dave Van Ronk

Usage examples for Ian

  1. You must have noticed, Basil, that Mrs. Bal doesn't like Ian Somerled." – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  2. One was from Ian – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  3. What do you say, Julian?" – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  4. The children have gone with him, and Graeme and I are going to have a nice quiet day," said Marian. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  5. You had much better leave her alone, Marian. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  6. " It 'minds me of white grave- clothes," said Marian, with a shudder. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  7. You are too precious to me, Marian, for me to permit you to risk health and life, if it were dangerous. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  8. Mary Ann, or Marian as she came afterwards to be called, remained about three years with the Misses Franklin. – George Eliot by Mathilde Blind
  9. Marian was content to listen in happy silence. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  10. Harriet was, she thought, a pretty name, but Marian was a prettier; if, thought Emily, I could know a Marian Denbigh, I am sure I could love her, and her name too. – Precaution by James Fenimore Cooper
  11. " Ian Somerled is more of a man than any other man I ever met," she said. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  12. While the woman was speaking an elderly man entered, whom she introduced as her husband Ian – The Eagle Cliff by R.M. Ballantyne
  13. It was addressed to Aline, and she opened it quickly, glad to be ahead of Ian with news. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  14. By the way, that reminds me that Marian left me a list of the people who are arriving this afternoon. – The Greater Inclination by Edith Wharton
  15. Then Ian sank, too. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  16. Beethov- ian in its ruggedness, the Chopin of this C minor study is as far removed from the musical dandyisms of the Parisian drawing rooms as is Beethoven himself. – Chopin: The Man and His Music by James Huneker
  17. At eleven o'clock, a company of Spanish soldiers, led by Julian Romero and Captain Salinas, arrived at Egmont's chamber. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  18. Ian went on again. – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  19. Both have been mentioned in Sir Ian Hamilton's despatches. – The Irish at the Front by Michael MacDonagh
  20. " Ah," said Marian, " how I should like another or two of our old set to come here! – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy

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