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Quotes of originally

  1. Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing. – Dave Barry
  2. I originally had an idea about a family of people who were homeless, just traveling around without any solid roots or any home, who made their way around working wherever they could. I started it with them. The idea of Joe as a protagonist came along a little later. – Larry Brown
  3. I was interested in nuclei originally with my deuteron photo work because that was one of the fundamental forces, and the measurement was basic to new science. – John Henry Carver
  4. Thus it cannot be denied that the masses which today form our highest mountains were originally in a liquid state; for a long time they were covered by waters which did not sustain any life. – George Cuvier
  5. Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice. Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership. – Andrea Dworkin
  6. Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain. – Anne Grant
  7. Originally they wanted it to be bigger, but I pleaded and pleaded and pleaded to have the smallest tonsure that they could get away with. A tonsure that could still be seen, but, I worried about my social life! – Derek Jacobi
  8. Originally in the early eighties, the drug hypothesis was among the first which occurred to scientists. – Serge Lang
  9. Originally with all the shows, we went looking for belly laughs. – Norman Lear
  10. Martin Jarvis was to have played the part originally but I think I had longer hair or something, I know not. – John Leeson
  11. You know how much I am inclined to explain all disputes among philosophical schools as merely verbal disputes or at least to derive them originally from verbal disputes. – Moses Mendelssohn
  12. The Constitution, as originally drawn, made no reference to the fact that all Americans wre considered equal members of society. – Constance Baker Motley
  13. You know, when it was done originally they always had to fight to keep it going at the end of each season. Now, The Odd Couple has become part of our language and culture. – Brett Somers
  14. From this bestial view that the human mind consists of only sense certainty, pleasure and pain, Locke developed an equally bestial theory of the nation. Man originally existed in a State of Nature of complete liberty. – Robert Trout
  15. Originally a record producer more or less hired a bunch of professionals to participate in a recording session, the performers and the technicians, and a music director was put in charge. That directly related to a film producer's job. – Tony Visconti

Usage examples for originally

  1. The former are thought to have been originally Gonds. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  2. Max Petrovitch was his real name, and my sister originally met him at the house of friends in town. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  3. But Ashe believed that originally Warington had not been in love with her at all. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. Here Godwin is introducing into English thinking an idea originally French. – Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle by H. N. Brailsford
  5. Under these conditions what happens to such a sentiment as the love of country, originally natural and healthy? – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  6. Originally educated for maternity they had to be re- educated for service. – City of Endless Night by Milo Hastings
  7. To satisfy a whim- originally it was no more than that, Mrs. Ames had assured Hunter many times- she had asked her husband to buy it for her some fifty years ago. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  8. But when I climbed up again to the spot by the mid- pool where I had originally stood, a strange sensation came to me. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  9. It does not even occupy its own old site, for the building originally lay well back from the High Street. – The Charm of Oxford by J. Wells
  10. This had originally been about three miles in extent, but above two- thirds of it were now carried. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  11. It appears as if the barons had originally agreed with the King's proceeding, although they did not entirely approve its form. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  12. These Cossacks were originally from the Don, and were sent by the government to defend the frontiers of the Volga against the incursions of the nomades. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  13. " Why, she said it was evident, by the fact of poor dear Tom's dying of a fever, that his constitution must have been originally weak. – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  14. All results however show that both " A" and " B" are necessary to growth production and though the term growth vitamine was applied to the " A" originally the distinction is one that should be rejected, for both " A" and " B" and possibly " C" are all entitled to this name. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  15. But important as this capital may have been, its connection with the hand- symbol proves that it was originally one of four minor centres and formed but a part of a greater whole. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  16. The course of study was originally arranged for three years, but since 1862 requires four. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  17. He was not quite so obstinate about the whole thing as he had originally been, and a kind of hopeless bewilderment showed itself upon his face. – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  18. It shows that they must originally have been formed on shore, and then floated away by some unusually high- tide or commotion of the sea. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  19. I must re- state to your Lordships, because I wish you never to forget, that this Committee of Revenue was, in their own opinion, and from their own certain knowledge and mere motion, if motion can be attributed originally to instruments, mere tools; that they knew that they were tools in the hands of Gunga Govind Sing. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  20. He included a number of sketches originally published with the Frog, also a selection from the " Memoranda" and Buffalo Express contributions, and he put in the story of Auntie Cord, with some matter which had never hitherto appeared. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009