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Definitions of Organizations

  1. Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
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Quotes of Organizations

  1. But unlike the setup in most organizations where there's an administrator on top and creative people or doers underneath, I'm basically a doer and I like to have administrative people underneath me. – Roone Arledge
  2. Trust is the lubrication that makes it possible for organizations to work. – Warren G. Bennis
  3. Relief organizations both large and small are coordinating deliveries of food, clothing, water, and other basic necessities to those impacted by Katrina. – Jo Bonner
  4. We are aware that many national farm organizations are putting forth various plans to provide both short- and long -term relief to our nation's agricultural producers. While we believe long -term solutions are essential, the current situation demands a more immediate response. – Mel Carnahan
  5. I mean the public likes it more in Europe than they do here because the state supported organizations have felt that playing contemporary music was part of the education of the public. – Elliott Carter
  6. We need to defeat al Queda and other terrorist organizations – Paul Cellucci
  7. I was leaving probably one of the greatest organizations in hte world at that time for what was probably one of the least like, and, by God, this is America. – Curt Flood
  8. Alliances and international organizations should be understood as opportunities for leadership and a means to expand our influence, not as constraints on our power. – Chuck Hagel
  9. Geraldo has been in Lebanon. He has done some excellent reporting out of there, and of course, we now know by virtue of the president's speech on Tuesday night that the terrorist organizations that operate in that area are now on the list. – Brit Hume
  10. What happened? The Country got sick of it and said, Enough is enough. And all over the Country we saw springing up community organizations determined to do something about this terrible menace of drugs. – Barry McCaffrey
  11. In all, dozens upon dozens of groups and organizations have prioritized stopping the killing in Darfur before there is no one left to be killed. It is high time that we, the U. S. Congress, join our name to that list. – Kendrick Meek
  12. In fact, in 2002, the Secretary of Defense authorized such support on a reimbursable basis to organizations formerly components of the Department of Justice and Department of the Treasury and currently components of the Department of Homeland Security. – Solomon Ortiz
  13. There is always strength in numbers. The more individuals or organizations that you can rally to your cause, the better. – Mark Shields
  14. When I played Bobby Fischer, my opponent fought against organizations the television producers and the match organizers. But he never fought against me personally. I lost to Bobby before the match because he was already stronger than I. He won normally. – Boris Spassky
  15. We have created trouble for ourselves in organizations by confusing control with order. – Margaret J. Wheatley

Usage examples for Organizations

  1. However, we find many leading officers in both organizations with friendly feeling, and there is hope that the time will come, when the controversy will be at an end. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  2. " It will kick loud and long against such organizations as the Cattlemen's Association- against such men as you. – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  3. Such organizations must be founded on the principles which many experiments have shown best govern fruit- marketing associations. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  4. The Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial Dames, and like organizations seek to preserve the historical records and objects connected with the early life of our country, while the Girl Pioneers seek to revive and perpetuate the spirit that dominated the invincible men and women who made our nation possible. – Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer by Rena I. Halsey
  5. These holy organizations were exclusively military; the sword was the only argument they used. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger
  6. " That's the trouble, he doesn't like organizations and he doesn't seem to take any interest in the questions or movements of the day," Mrs. Brocklehurst complained. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  7. Their leagues, although controlling votes by the million, had proved even more impotent if possible than the wage- earners' organizations to help their members. – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  8. " Here new organizations have found their first opportunity. – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. No, although some chain organizations do that. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  10. About two thousand species of ants are already known; and these exhibit, in their social organizations widely varying degrees of evolution. – Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things by Lafcadio Hearn
  11. Regiments were rapidly organized and as rapidly as possible sent forward to the seat of Government; and so vast was the number that presented themselves for their country's defence, that the original call was soon more than filled, and the authorities found themselves unable to accept many organizations which were eager to press into the fray. – Three Years in the Federal Cavalry by Willard Glazier
  12. Often and often, in the city, I've heard the people who work in the charity organizations tell about families that were quite ruined because they were helped too much. – A Campfire Girl's Test of Friendship by Jane L. Stewart
  13. All religious organizations exist by selling themselves to the rich. – Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  14. Organizations came into being, obedient to the summons of necessity. – The Jericho Road by W. Bion Adkins
  15. It could only be touched by great organizations – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  16. The Automobile Club of Great Britain and Ireland has not succeeded very well with its task as yet and has not anything like the influence of its two sister organizations in France, or the very efficient Touring Club Italiano. – The Automobilist Abroad by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
  17. These organizations will be naturally divided into two classes. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones
  18. From the above account, in which I have confined myself to facts, and have not attempted to criticize, it will be seen how profound are the differences between athletic organizations at English and American Universities. – Rowing by Rudolf Chambers Lehmann
  19. The churches know very well, he maintains, that the fear of everlasting punishment more than any or all other motives is the source of their power and the support of their organizations – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  20. Because of the vital importance of the reserve factor in mineral valuation, geologic aid and advice are extensively sought by both public and private organizations – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith

Rhymes for Organizations