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Quotes of procedure

  1. Well, here's what I think. I mean, the people are saying, 'We don't want it,' and the Democrats are saying, 'We don't care. We're going to pass it anyway.' And so for the next three months, Washington will be consumed with the Democrats trying to jam this through in a very messy procedure an unpopular health care bill. – Lamar Alexander
  2. I tried to make every bit of it as creepy as I could. And I had the same response you do. I feel the same way. The hospital scenes, that procedure was so real. – William Peter Blatty
  3. There is a very well -defined procedure that allows the Vatican to raise issues with a particular theologian about something that does not appear in conformity with the Catholic faith. It is not always easy to make this determination. – Godfried Danneels
  4. The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure the process is its own reward. – Amelia Earhart
  5. The F. B. I. is about nuts and bolts. It's all about witnesses and procedure and walking the streets. – Aaron Eckhart
  6. The most interesting aspect for me, composing exclusively with patterns, is that there is not one organizational procedure more advantageous than another, perhaps because no one pattern ever takes precedence over the others. – Morton Feldman
  7. So too, in forming a constitution, or in enacting rules of procedure or making canons, the people do not merely passively assent, but actively cooperate. They have, in all these matters, the same authority as the clergy. – Charles Hodge
  8. Let there be no reservation or doubt that I believe the Senate should vote on each and every judicial appointment made by the President of the United States and that no rule or procedure should ever stop the Senate from exercising its constitutional responsibility. – Johnny Isakson
  9. I spent my time trying to understand grand jury procedure a topic about which I never before had the slightest interest. – Donella Meadows
  10. The technology used to detect if vehicles are carrying radioactive material is so sensitive it can tell if a person recently received radiation as part of a medical procedure – Timothy Murphy
  11. It is a very real concern and my view is that everything changed on September 11th and the procedure the policies that were in place prior to September 11th no longer should apply. – George E. Pataki
  12. But remember, any radiologic procedure is only as effective as the person performing it. – Charles W. Pickering
  13. Great progress was made when arbitration treaties were concluded in which the contracting powers pledge in advance to submit all conflicts to an arbitration court, treaties which not only specify the composition of the court, but also its procedure – Ludwig Quidde
  14. Human life is held in much higher esteem, and the taking of it, whether in private quarrel or by judicial procedure is looked upon much more seriously than it was formerly. – Elihu Root
  15. So far as the advocates of a constructed international language are concerned, it is rather to be wondered at how much in common their proposals actually have, both in vocabulary and in general spirit of procedure – Edward Sapir

Usage examples for procedure

  1. Procedure in case no Will is made. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  2. In doing this the procedure is the same as in dry picking chickens. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  3. An early solution of the difficulty might be some such procedure as the following. – The Friars in the Philippines by Ambrose Coleman
  4. It is also desirable that Supreme Court should have power to improve and reform procedure in suits at law in the Federal courts through the adoption of appropriate rules. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  5. And let me stress here, there is no medical procedure without risk. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  6. Knowing that there was no Court of Criminal Appeal, he set the rules of procedure at defiance. – Prisoner for Blasphemy by G. W. [George William] Foote
  7. In a few cases this procedure has been followed by sudden death. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  8. And they are more revolutionary, for they have no faith, even temporarily, in constitutional procedure and think making a little trouble is always the best way of bringing on a big revolution. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  9. Such procedure was out of all order and convenience. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  10. The procedure when we approach a n'zala in the evening is highly interesting. – Morocco by S.L. Bensusan
  11. Personally, it happens that whenever opportunities and invitations have been- have been urged, other duties intervened, but though, on that account never having been actually present, I am familiar, of course, through conversation with great artists and memoirs and- and other sources of literature- with the procedure and etiquette of rehearsal. – Harlequin and Columbine by Booth Tarkington
  12. And now I will ask your Lordships whether you would have suffered such a procedure in the case of the prisoner at your bar. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  13. But these enactments were regarded as little more than arrangements of detail or procedure involving no principles, and some of them were admitted even by the most steadfast opponents of the ministers to be necessary. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  14. As the sweathouse procedure is a distinct ceremony, it will be treated under another head. – The Sun Dance of the Blackfoot Indians by Clark Wissler
  15. Is it a wise procedure Sir? – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
  16. Be silent, and respect the procedure – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  17. Of course you have already had legal opinion on the subject over there, said the consul, with a sigh, but here, you know, you ought first to get some professional advice from those acquainted with Scotch procedure – A Protegee of Jack Hamlin's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  18. But now I realized that, after all, this was only the approved Kennedy method, the mode of procedure which had never failed to produce results for him. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  19. Monsieur, he said, I do not know what your procedure is in England. – At the Villa Rose by A. E. W. Mason
  20. " All for love, and the world well lost," is a fascinating course of procedure in books and on the stage, but in real life there are a good many things to be considered. – Mr. Hogarth's Will by Catherine Helen Spence