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Quotes of intended

  1. I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be. – Douglas Adams
  2. I work very fast, keeping the ideas flowing but making sure they come out the way I intended – Gavin Bryars
  3. She felt like a chess player who, by the clever handling of his pieces, sees the game taking the course intended Her eyes were bright and tender with a smile as they glanced up into his; and her lips looked hungry for the kiss which they invited. – Kate Chopin
  4. In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended not what you said or thought. – Marcus Tullius Cicero
  5. It's been over 15 years since I toured... over 12 years since I did any recording under my own name. I never really intended to take that long of a hiatus. – Thomas Dolby
  6. Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a purpose. – Garrison Keillor
  7. Music can be used against us as much as it can be used for us. Muzak can put a whole nation to sleep, whereas a lullaby is intended to put a child to sleep in a sweet way. – Holly Near
  8. I always intended to return to the private sector. – Don Nickles
  9. My title is intended to suggest that the community of scientists is organized in a way which resembles certain features of a body politic and works according to economic principles similar to those by which the production of material goods is regulated. – Michael Polanyi
  10. However, as the Eastern churches have always maintained, through Christ creation is intended eventually to share in the life of God, the life of divine nature. – John Polkinghorne
  11. A true servant of God will never teach a false doctrine. He will never deny new revelation. He never will tell you that the canon of scripture is full, or that the New Testament is the last revelation ever intended to be given to man. – Orson Pratt
  12. My home studio is my private instrument for me only. It's not intended to record anyone but me. – Billy Sheehan
  13. All camps are hard, that's what they're intended to be. They make you focus when you're tired, when you don't feel like doing things, and to see how long you can retain and pay attention. – Michael Strahan
  14. The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies. – Alexis de Tocqueville

Usage examples for intended

  1. He intended to go on. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  2. Fannie had not intended to be left behind. – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  3. I intended to keep the news from you for a time, but from what you have just told me you had best hear it now. – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith
  4. This, then, was Mr. Mancune, for whom the second telegram was intended – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  5. It was intended and it has come to pass. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. " I intended to buy you and make you free and happy, but I was too late," continued he. – Clotelle The Colored Heroine by William Wells Brown
  7. All happened as was intended – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat
  8. So, on that May Eve when she danced with the Good People, as it began to get late and still she did not come, they had no doubt that she had decided to make her visit at the Sullivans' a little longer than she had intended – Fairies and Folk of Ireland by William Henry Frost
  9. But he had never before been in this part of the country and intended to see it, upon the way. – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  10. I have been longer than I intended – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  11. The instant I understood it was a letter intended for you I took the book. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  12. Beatrice wondered if she had intended to make Tommy say that. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  13. He intended the first thing the next morning to put it back in the safe. – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  14. The above was intended to be short but something led me to think about " Red", and away I went. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  15. This, however, neither Tom nor his companions intended doing. – The Three Commanders by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. I've already stayed longer than I intended – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  17. I did not die, as I had intended – "Le Monsieur De La Petite Dame" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  18. She had intended to take it the moment they were in the street, but even that one moment had been too long. – Betty Trevor by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  19. I passed the place by accident, for I had not intended to be there. – Seven Frozen Sailors by George Manville Fenn
  20. I'd fully intended to take your head. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover