Definitions of Obeyed

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Quotes of Obeyed

  1. The national will is the supreme law of the Republic, and on all subjects within the limits of his constitutional powers should be faithfully obeyed by the public servant. – Martin Van Buren
  2. The risk to be percieved defines the duty to be obeyed – Benjamin Cardozo
  3. America will always side with those whom she can direct, give orders to and have those orders obeyed – Louis Farrakhan
  4. If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully. – Thomas Fuller
  5. Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love. – Khalil Gibran
  6. A lot of people believe that if everybody just did what they were told- obeyed everything would be fine. But that's not what life is all about. That's not real. It's never going to happen. – Matt Groening
  7. The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  8. That hunger of the flesh, that longing for ease, that terror of incarceration, that insistence on tribal honour being obeyed all of that exists, and it exists everywhere. – Ben Kingsley
  9. Anyone who has obeyed nature by transmitting a piece of gossip experiences the explosive relief that accompanies the satisfying of a primary need. – Primo Levi
  10. Never give an order that can't be obeyed – Douglas MacArthur
  11. He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command. – Niccolo Machiavelli
  12. Nature's laws must be obeyed and the period of decline begins, and goes on with accelerated rapidity. – Warren De la Rue
  13. What is the damnation of hell? To go with that society who have not obeyed His commands. – Joseph Smith, Jr.

Usage examples for Obeyed

  1. I obeyed and within an hour, Cornelius and I were walking down Oxford Street. – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh
  2. Teddy obeyed this command to the letter. – The Adventures of a Country Boy at a Country Fair by James Otis
  3. His manner was of one accustomed to be immediately obeyed – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  4. The woman obeyed him. – Three Women by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  5. Mr. Watson obeyed promptly. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  6. She obeyed instantly, and he quietly disappeared. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  7. Nevertheless, they obeyed him. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  8. She pointed to a chair a little distance from her own, and I obeyed – That Boy Of Norcott's by Charles James Lever
  9. He obeyed her, with a grin. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  10. He obeyed and lay back in his low chair with a sigh of content. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  11. Vavasor obeyed feeling again a little small. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  12. Again she obeyed and threw her best into it, and her best was very good indeed. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  13. " He obeyed her summons, and brought me with him. – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  14. The call was no sooner heard than it was obeyed and without any apparent hesitation of the will. – Memoirs of James Robert Hope-Scott, Volume 2 by Robert Ornsby
  15. Hetty looked at him wonderingly, but she obeyed and as the door closed upon her, Blakeford exclaimed, in quick trembling tones: She doesn't know- she knows nothing. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  16. Phillis obeyed without a word. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  17. As John grew older he became a beautiful example of one who obeyed the command. – A Life of St. John for the Young by George Ludington Weed
  18. They grumbled, but obeyed – The Head Girl at the Gables by Angela Brazil
  19. Then the woman whispered to her husband to run and pump some more gold while she kept the crowd quiet, and he obeyed quickly. – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  20. " I simply obeyed my orders to support Mr. Gilfleur; and he can explain his action better than I can," replied the third lieutenant. – Fighting for the Right by Oliver Optic