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Quotes of permanent

  1. An anxious unrest a fierce craving desire for gain has taken possession of the commercial world and in instances no longer rare the most precious and permanent goods of human life have been madly sacrificed in the interests of momentary enrichment – Felix Adler
  2. Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal – Mike Ditka
  3. Affirmative action was never meant to be permanent and now is truly the time to move on to some other approach – Susan Estrich
  4. The house wife is an unpaid employee in her husband's house in return for the security of being a permanent employee – Germaine Greer
  5. The only thing that makes life possible is permanent intolerable uncertainty not knowing what comes next – Ursula K. Le Guin
  6. Except on their southern borders the great northern forests are not good as a permanent home for man – Ellsworth Huntington
  7. We've outpaced Japan and Europe in creating new jobs but there's major competition from India and China It's not enough to make income tax cuts permanent – Ernest Istook
  8. While our budget shortfall is temporary ruining pristine national lands is permanent – Ric Keller
  9. In particular I established a reasonably accurate energy threshold for permanent displacement of a nucleus from its regular lattice position substantially smaller than had been previously presumed – Walter Kohn
  10. Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem Suicide is a choice and I think if we work with that with kids we'll get somewhere – Peter Lynch
  11. Step by step a powerful and enterprising race has driven them back from the Atlantic to the West until at last there is scarcely a spot of ground upon which the Indians have any certainty of maintaining a permanent abode – Nelson A. Miles
  12. No true and permanent fame can be founded except in labors which promote the happiness of mankind – Charles Sumner
  13. We must recognize the chief characteristic of the modern era a permanent state of what I call violent peace – James D. Watkins
  14. I would suggest that barbarism be considered as a permanent and universal human characteristic which becomes more or less pronounced according to the play of circumstances – Simone Weil

Usage examples for permanent

  1. But the deep and permanent charm is the consciousness of the infinite worth and consolation of letters – From the Easy Chair, series 2 by George William Curtis
  2. As the disease becomes more advanced the lameness becomes permanent – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  3. Never 'ave a woman permanent that's my experience – The Burning Spear by John Galsworthy
  4. Even after entering West Point his hope he has said was to be able by reason of his education to get a permanent position in some respectable college to become Professor Grant not General Grant – Ulysses S. Grant by Walter Allen
  5. Another timid and good natured child may make a false step and be sent off into life with a permanent cloud over him – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  6. “ For the sake of job growth the tax cuts you passed should be permanent – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Profession had she none neither a permanent home but for twenty years she had wandered hither and thither in highly independent fashion turning her hand to whatever seemed to require its cunning – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  8. His whole life seemed to date from that hour as well it might for what could mark a human life more deeply and lift it more surely to permanent altitude than an evening with Jesus – The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I by Marcus Dods
  9. You yourself said you were going to be my permanent secretary no secretary in the world would insist upon doing something she knew to be a great irritation to her employer – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  10. But if he was to make a change he must be assured that it was to be for his permanent good – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  11. Six of these proprietors succeeded in establishing permanent colonies ” – The South American Republics Part I of II by Thomas C. Dawson
  12. Between the ground and the platform there is no place of permanent rest – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  13. Once they were in they made the emergency permanent – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  14. The permanent under secretary at the head of the staff holds however an important place – The Government of England (Vol. I) by A. Lawrence Lowell
  15. This red color is not permanent – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  16. We refused to pass the law when it proposed to establish a permanent department – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  17. After all to accept life is the one art the practice of which is really of permanent use – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  18. But when a man learned this secret the need of work must become permanent – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  19. She had so dreaded a positive and permanent separation that the delay seemed to her to be hardly an evil – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. There she leaned back and looked about her but with no permanent interest in one thing more than another – Superseded by May Sinclair

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