Quotes of objections

  1. If we do no mean that God is male when we use masculine pronouns and imagery, then why should there be any objections to using female imagery and pronouns as well? – Carol P. Christ
  2. Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage. – Stockwell Day
  3. Of the 55 refineries closed in America in the last 10 years, they were all closed for economic reasons, mostly oil company mergers. Not a single one was closed for environmental purposes or objections – Peter DeFazio
  4. I wrote several articles criticizing psychoanalysis, but the analysts weren't listening to my objections So I finally quit after practicing it for six years. – Albert Ellis
  5. There are some legitimate security issues, but I believe many of the objections the administration is making are not for security reasons, but to disguise mistakes that were made prior to Sept. 11. – Bob Graham
  6. Everybody's for democracy in principle. It's only in practice that the thing gives rise to stiff objections – Meg Greenfield
  7. Moreover, as the leadership of the House confirmed last year, the Administration remains opposed to a congressional resolution on the Armenian Genocide due to Turkish objections This approach sends absolutely the wrong signal to Turkey and to the rest of the world. – Patrick J. Kennedy
  8. He decided to plunge on with pardons over the department's objections or where he knew that there would be objections if he had let career prosecutors know what he was doing. – Barbara Olson
  9. Men acquiesce in a thousand things, once righteously and boldly done, to which, if proposed to them in advance, they might find endless objections – Robert Dale Owen
  10. There was reference made to a book written in Greek by a former Rabbi who had been converted to Christianity. There was reference to a publication of a high clergyman of Milan. Not even did Jews raise objections to that book. – Julius Streicher
  11. One of the greatest objections which families have to New South Wales, is their apprehension of the moral effects that are likely to overwhelm them by bad example, and for which no success in life could compensate. – Charles Sturt
  12. Today, the theory of evolution is an accepted fact for everyone but a fundamentalist minority, whose objections are based not on reasoning but on doctrinaire adherence to religious principles. – James D. Watson
  13. If they make the deadline because the Shiites and Kurds essentially rammed a draft through over Sunni Arab objections there will be hell to pay. – Wayne White

Usage examples for objections

  1. I have no objections but I am afraid it will do no good. – Do and Dare A Brave Boy's Fight for Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  2. I thought I'd better say a word or two now, because I didn't know where Rectus would fetch us up next, if we should give him another chance, and so I said to the governor that I knew Goliah Brown would make no objections to the plan, because we had talked it over with him, and he had agreed to it. – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  3. Possible objections raised to it. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  4. Wouldn't it be natural for a woman who loved a man to raise objections to his going out to fight in a distant country? – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. He had spent an hour about the Manor Mine and there he had heard a good deal about Mr. Gwynne's mine and was anxious to see that if there were no objections – The Major by Ralph Connor
  6. They are liable to more objections than it is worth while to specify. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  7. There were objections to the scheme he suggested, but he won over the men who raised them, and when all had been arranged and Allonby had gone back to his other guests, Clavering appeared satisfied and Torrance very grim. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  8. Hendrik saw objections to this, very similar to those he had urged against the snare. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  9. No objections at all. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  10. There are objections to every course which I can follow. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  11. " I'll sit on one side of you and Becky on the other," a prospect with which Olly was apparently satisfied, for he made no more objections – Milly and Olly by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  12. I often lied for you, he added, and you didn't raise any objections that I remember. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. However, I suspected you would make these silly objections so I told Frank Earl yesterday that he ought to move heaven and earth to get you to defend his brother. – An American Suffragette by Isaac N. Stevens
  14. The objections which were made were urged on different grounds. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  15. Her loved ones were so sacred to her that no personal demands could ever cause her to raise objections – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  16. Lilly hadn't the slightest objections – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  17. There are, however, two obvious objections to this plan. – The Moral Instruction of Children by Felix Adler
  18. She would, therefore, leave on Thursday, and she was sure that lady would have no objections to inviting her nephew to dinner after her " companion's" departure. – Patty's Success by Carolyn Wells
  19. However, we have in these words an answer to satisfy both objections – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  20. Five others, though simple in their form, are complex in their doctrine, and liable to the objections which have been urged above against this characteristic. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown

Rhymes for objections