Quotes of navy

  1. Before the BBC, I joined the Navy in order to travel. – David Attenborough
  2. The Navy has changed a great deal. Not that the officers of my day were bad, because I served under a lot of good officers, believe me. But there were a few bad ones, too. – Ernest Borgnine
  3. I joined the Navy hoping to be submariner and ended up in the sub service aboard a tender in the Pacific. – Tony Curtis
  4. To compel the nation with challenge the traditional American doctrine of freedom of the seas, every man and every ship in the navy is solemnly pledged. – Josephus Daniels
  5. And then, when I went into the Navy there was no choice. You took about half of the hours during your naval training as naval courses and the other half were engineering. – Daniel J. Evans
  6. I stayed in the Navy until July of 1946. – Daniel J. Evans
  7. I went to military college in Canada and graduated as an officer in the Navy but also as an engineer. – Marc Garneau
  8. When I lost my rifle, the Army charged me 85 dollars. That is why in the Navy the Captain goes down with the ship. – Dick Gregory
  9. Those who served, and those who continue to serve in the Army, Navy Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard took an oath to uphold and protect the Constitution against all enemies foreign and domestic, and we can never forget the importance of their commitment to our Nation. – Robin Hayes
  10. I wanted to be an artist. I was studying art. I wanted to be a great painter. When I went into the Navy there wasn't much to draw at sea. So I began writing, and I began reading a lot. – Evan Hunter
  11. And then, when I left Princeton in the middle of my sophomore year, I went into the navy – Harry Mathews
  12. As the existence of a corps of professors of mathematics is peculiar to our navy as well as an apparent, perhaps a real, anomaly, some account of it may be of interest. – Simon Newcomb
  13. The highly skilled workers at Lima have enabled the plant to grow far beyond its original mission, now providing a wide variety of cutting -edge military vehicles and equipment to the Army, Navy and Marine Corps. – Michael Oxley
  14. Later on, there were some problems with our navy so he made me the head of the navy all things that I hardly knew anything about. I was basically an ignorant young man. – Shimon Peres

Usage examples for navy

  1. In war, these navy ships had heavy guns which could sink other ships. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. " And then I was at college, and then in the navy again. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  3. " Hurricane Hurry, at your service, sir, a lieutenant in his Majesty's Navy I answered. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. He said that he had been in the service of several English gentlemen, and had once an opportunity of going to England with a captain in the navy but that his mother was alive at that time, and when he mentioned his wishes to her, she cried, and therefore he could not go. – Notes of an Overland Journey Through France and Egypt to Bombay by Miss Emma Roberts
  5. It is not your army or your navy against which we have to guard, but it is your terrible younger son and your man in search of a career. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  6. You see Father is in the Navy and Uncle Richard is in the Army so we have the United Service in the family. – Ethel Morton's Holidays by Mabell S. C. Smith
  7. No, not in the army exactly; no, nor in the navy but- I expect him in camp to- night. – The Cavalier by George Washington Cable
  8. The navy was ready to revolt at any time. – The South American Republics Part I of II by Thomas C. Dawson
  9. It was put on deck while we were still at the Navy Yard. – Fighting for the Right by Oliver Optic
  10. In that city is strong navy of ships. – The-Travels-of-Sir-John-Mandeville by Mandeville, John, Sir
  11. " I'm sure they are to be pitied who have friends or relations either in army or navy at present. – Marriage by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier
  12. The reason for that was unfortunate for Flinders as an individual, but entirely due to the efficiency of the navy of which he was an officer. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  13. When are they likely to have a navy of their own? – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  14. Our navy was then good of its kind, but altogether too small. – Thomas Hart Benton by Theodore Roosevelt
  15. Betty told Senator North of the impression the Army and Navy men had made on her, and he laughed. – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  16. In consequence large numbers of English prisoners in Holland actually preferred taking service in the Dutch navy rather than accepting exchange, on the ground that the Dutch government paid its men while their own did not. – A History of Sea Power by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott
  17. Where's the navy then? – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  18. The report of the Secretary of the Navy will place you in possession of the present condition of that important arm of the national defense. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  19. Oh, then, I will leave the navy and settle with you! – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  20. The war with England ruined the navy and the commerce of Spain. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes

Rhymes for navy