Quotes of imply

  1. It seems difficult, sometimes, to believe that there was a time when sentiments now become habitual, sentiments that imply not only the original imperative of conduct, but the original metaphysic of living, were by no means altogether habitual. – Lascelles Abercrombie
  2. In this context, I believe it is an imperative for the new President to select and install his team as quickly as possible, and this does not imply that he must or should appoint members of the 'other' party to his Cabinet, which could contribute to inaction and inefficiency. – Richard V. Allen
  3. The ability to reduce everything to simple fundamental laws does not imply the ability to start from those laws and reconstruct the universe. – Philip Warren Anderson
  4. In thus pointing out certain respects in which philosophy resembles literature more than science, I do not mean, of course, to imply that it would be well for philosophy if it ceased to aim at scientific rigor. – Morris Raphael Cohen
  5. But for every hour and a half on stage, you have a five hour long bus ride, waiting for five hours at the airport, five hours of interviews... I know, it's part of the job, but that doesn't imply I have to like it. – Andrew Eldritch
  6. In short, both experience and economic theory imply that the US could now t to a more competitive dollar without experiencing either increased inflation or decreased economic growth. – Martin Feldstein
  7. Any idea can be brought into the classroom if the point is to inquire into its structure, history, influence and so forth. But no idea belongs in the classroom if the point of introducing it is to recruit your students for the political agenda it may be thought to imply – Stanley Fish
  8. Poverty doesn't imply necessarily violence. – Alberto Fujimori
  9. This kind of charge reveals a good deal about the personality of the people who make it; to impute such motives to another man is to imply you're harboring them yourself. – Jim Garrison
  10. I had to think long and hard about what it would imply what it would mean. Would it mean any alterations of one's lifestyle? Or, more than that, the way that people regarded you? The way they reacted to you if you had a Sir in front of your name? – Derek Jacobi
  11. I have no ideas about what the paintings imply about the world. I don't think that's a painter's business. He just paints paintings without a conscious reason. – Jasper Johns
  12. Thus, the controversy about the Moral Majority arises not only from its views, but from its name- which, in the minds of many, seems to imply that only one set of public policies is moral and only one majority can possibly be right. – Edward Kennedy
  13. But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright Brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. – Carl Sagan
  14. The march of science and technology does not imply growing intellectual complexity in the lives of most people. It often means the opposite. – Thomas Sowell

Usage examples for imply

  1. Of what the visit might actually imply he took no thought. – A Romance of Wastdale by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  2. And you imply that I should have a difficulty in finding them? – A Damaged Reputation by Harold Bindloss
  3. Fortunately, under this system no man is so high and none so humble in the scale of public station as to escape from the scrutiny or to be exempt from the responsibility which all official functions imply – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  4. On the contrary, I asked him if he meant to imply that I lied. – Dave Darrin at Vera Cruz by H. Irving Hancock
  5. This was not very encouraging to poor Clary, but still she presumed that he meant to imply that she herself was a girl of the sort that so acted upon him. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  6. Of course I don't mean to imply for an instant, that he would be likely to say anything, or to give you away in any possible sort of fashion; but still it would be safer, I should think, to keep silence on the subject. – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby
  7. These phenomena imply the existence of a force at times stupendous, and at times so gentle as simply to move a leaflet. – New and Original Theories of the Great Physical Forces by Henry Raymond Rogers
  8. That he said life was cruel did not to us imply anything further than an interesting point of view which it was good fun to discuss. – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  9. Meeking nodded, as much as to imply that he had no further questions to ask; when his witness had stepped down, he turned to the Coroner. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  10. " A long life out of England- which has unfortunately been my case- makes a man sadly out of gear in all these things; but I ride, of course," and he said the last words as though he meant to imply because I do everything." – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  11. The very fact that he was forgiven would seem to imply some fault that required pardon. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  12. No, no; Master Corny, I am not so green as that would imply – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  13. I imply nothing, M. de Montsoreau. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. I would not imply that John thought of the matter in these terms, but his reflections bore this significance. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  15. Do you mean to imply that there is danger to your son? – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  16. But Murray Bradshaw's plain dress and carpet- bag were more than made up for by the air and tone which imply the habit of being attended to. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  17. If you imply that Rosamund is insincere, is capable of acting a part, we shall quarrel. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  18. " You imply that Helen doesn't know," she said. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  19. Very well, he returned, it is, as you imply none of my business. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  20. It seems to be nothing more than the simple form of the adjective, and to imply not either comparison or degree. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown

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