Quotes of operations

  1. While it is true that we must seek value added industries like food processing plants and call center operations we must do what is necessary to expand and develop our economic profile – Alan Autry
  2. A number of the major terrorist captures we have made the terrorist operations designed for the United States that we have interrupted were enabled by the terrorist tracking program – Christopher Bond
  3. Some may claim that is it unscientific to speak of the operations of nature as miracles But the point of the title lies in the paradox of finding so many wonderful things subservient to the rule of law – Elisha Gray
  4. The more worrying feature of the new global corporate structures is their capacity to devastate national labour markets by transferring their operations to cheaper locations overseas – Fredric Jameson
  5. I knew how many MPs I had assigned to the brigade how many military prison operations I would be running but we needed to evaluate how many criminal prison operations we could support – Janis Karpinski
  6. There was a military police brigade with over 3 400 soldiers getting ready to go home because their mission prisoner -of -war operations was finished – Janis Karpinski
  7. If I had undertaken the practical direction of military operations and anything went amiss I feared that my conscience would torture me as guilty of the fall of my country as I had not been familiar with military tactics – Lajos Kossuth
  8. The series of photographic operations developing washing final drying takes about quarter of an hour – Gabriel Lippmann
  9. If their were more Franklin operations it could help the cause much more than right wing activity – Tom Metzger
  10. I was most impressed with the professionalism of our soldiers stationed there and I am now more confident than ever that that the operations at Guantanamo are being conducted in a humane and necessary manner – Jim Ryun
  11. In the three years since our nation began operations in Iraq more than 2 500 Americans have been killed and more than 18 000 Americans have been seriously wounded – Ike Skelton
  12. The number of attacks on the American and allied forces is at the highest level since the insurgency began despite the increase of America combat operations and the introduction of some 40 new Iraq security forces and battalions – Ike Skelton
  13. The essence of a government health care system for people who have never lived under it and don't know is waiting waiting waiting You wait for everything You wait for years for operations that are routine in America – Mark Steyn
  14. However even during the preparations for action we laid our plans in such a manner that should there be progress through diplomatic negotiation we would be well prepared to cancel operations at the latest moment that communication technology would have permitted – Hideki Tojo
  15. Of all those in the army close to the commander none is more intimate than the secret agent of all rewards none more liberal than those given to secret agents of all matters none is more confidential than those relating to secret operations – Sun Tzu

Usage examples for operations

  1. Their feet took them mechanically to the scene of operations – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. The boy watches all these operations with the greatest interest – New National Fourth Reader by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
  3. Now that operations are as popular as fancy dancing and much less bother half the women I know are crazy about their surgeons ” – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  4. There were no further military operations of moment during the rest of the year – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  5. “ I have commenced operations already – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  6. “ I think I can perceive that although he formed very just ideas of their operations he would be well pleased that his reader should admit they were sensible of their own interests – New observations on the natural history of bees by Francis Huber
  7. As night advanced and the wounded came in more rapidly no count or record of the operations was made or attempted – Campaigning in Cuba by George Kennan
  8. Why pick this for a base of operations – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  9. If you are willing gentlemen we will go and commence operations without delay – The Waif of the "Cynthia" by André Laurie and Jules Verne
  10. This reasoning caused him to select Priscilla Glenn for one of the most critical operations he had ever performed – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  11. “ I had to delay any operations till I returned to London and promised to visit the Cowans there – An Autobiography by Catherine Helen Spence
  12. “ I will not enter into the details of this bank the other schemes which followed it or the operations made in consequence – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  13. “ No change of the Principal will probably take place before the meeting of the States General though a change is to be wished for his operations do not answer the expectations formed of him – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  14. Sometimes he forgot all and spoke to me in the friendly terms of our old acquaintance at Nathaniel's giving me directions and advice about imaginary operations – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  15. It seems a pity that these societies should confine their operations merely to the limited object of forcing up wages – Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison
  16. But why should the operations of Nature be changed – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  17. All these operations are necessary in an economic system like our own – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  18. Served for a time at Grand Portage and sent to the Athabaska district in 1805 when the Company decided to carry its operations beyond the Rocky Mountains put in charge of the new field – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  19. One could almost see the simple mental operations – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  20. “ I therefore was compelled to perform all necessary operations myself and to attend personally upon the wounded men – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker

Rhymes for operations