Quotes of offers

  1. None of us is responsible for the complexion of his skin. This fact of nature offers no clue to the character or quality of the person underneath. – Marian Anderson
  2. The skyscraper establishes the block, the block creates the street, the street offers itself to man. – Roland Barthes
  3. They look at what's more important, like subjects to help with the SAT's, etc. They miss that music is vital. It offers a break from a stressful day of science and math and it's different. – Justin Guarini
  4. God is waiting eagerly to respond with new strength to each little act of self -control, small disciplines of prayer, feeble searching after him. And his children shall be filled if they will only hunger and thirst after what he offers – Richard Holloway
  5. If a church offers no truth that is not available in the general culture- in, for instance, the editorials of the New York Times or, for that matter, of National Review- there is not much reason to pay it attention. – Richard John Neuhaus
  6. Through the years of experience I have found that air offers less resistance than dirt. – Jack Nicklaus
  7. Leadership offers an opportunity to make a difference in someone's life, no matter what the project. – Bill Owens
  8. Beware of the naked man who offers you his shirt. – Navjot Singh Sidhu
  9. No man made great by death offers more hope to lowly pride than does Abraham Lincoln; for while living he was himself so simple as often to be dubbed a fool. – Thomas V. Smith
  10. The offers I get are for grandfathers, uncles- and they often die very quickly in the script. – Max von Sydow
  11. We must ensure our system of higher education offers world -class quality for a world -class economy. – Bob Taft
  12. What art offers is space- a certain breathing room for the spirit. – John Updike
  13. Offers for me to play dances, society parties, even churches, were now coming in regularly. For most dates I was paid the sum of one dollar per hour, and they always tipped me at the end of the night. – Mary Lou Williams
  14. Now, Venus is an extremely hostile environment, and as such presents a lot of challenges for a science fiction author who wants to create life there. However, as I began to research it more thoroughly, I found myself intrigued by the possibilities the world offers – Sarah Zettel

Usage examples for offers

  1. Wallace gave smiling answers to all their remarks, and offers of service. – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  2. Mary had such light duties as her health permitted, but she refused all her sister's offers of assistance. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  3. Offers Hanover to England. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  4. Why, the creature can't stay here for ever, and if he offers himself to me, I shall say 'No, ' in as plain English as possible. – An Old Sailor's Yarns by Nathaniel Ames
  5. " There is a stranger here," he said, " who, being in want of a carriage, offers to buy yours." – To Paris And Prison: Paris The Memoirs Of Jacques Casanova De Seingalt 1725-1798 by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  6. The explanation of this habit offers a proof of the sentimental relations between them. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  7. It presents its splendid, shining surface to the great sea but offers it no opportunity for entrance. – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery
  8. Chook refused half a dozen offers of help before Pinkey had finished washing up. – Jonah by Louis Stone
  9. Treat them in this way whenever opportunity offers and they will soon abandon a service for which they now have little heart. – The History of Company A, Second Illinois Cavalry by Samuel H. Fletcher
  10. Sultan offers Herzl charter, but not for Palestine. – The Jewish State by Theodor Herzl Commentator: Louis Lipsky Alex Bein
  11. It would cost him more than to buy our place at the price he offers – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  12. God forbid that you should let slip the time and offers of grace, or neglect any warning of this kinde sent to you in the name of the Lord. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  13. We have many offers of help. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  14. Sophia refused offers of food and nursing. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  15. Having been accustomed to receive food from her, they believe that in this way she offers them meat. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  16. Soon from the village there came words of sympathy and offers of assistance; but Mrs. Carter could do everything, and in her blandest tones she declined the services of the neighbors, refusing even to admit them into the presence of Margaret and Carrie, who, she said were so much exhausted as to be unable to bear the fresh burst of grief which the sight of an old friend would surely produce. – Homestead on the Hillside by Mary Jane Holmes
  17. These were Jane's experiences of offers of marriage. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  18. In this field popular judgment may be right or wrong; it offers merely an opinion, which it cannot prove. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  19. Triplet's natural impulse was to repeat most warmly his offers of service. – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade