Quotes of rely

  1. Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou. – Akhenaton
  2. There will be no politics, no ifs and buts; if we see something and feel that work needs to be done, we will get people here we can rely on and ensure it is done in the same thorough way as our other projects. – Ian Botham
  3. There are moments when you feel free, moments when you have energy, moments when you have hope, but you can't rely on any of these things to see you through. Circumstances do that. – Anita Brookner
  4. I wanted something that had the feel of a complete band and a variety of instrument. Apart from doing the album for musical satisfaction, I felt it was an important statement for other women- showing you don't have to rely on other people to do things for you. – Danielle Dax
  5. We don't have too much ritual in our life anymore. And these life symbols which people rely on to keep their feeling of well being, that life is not too bad after all are required more and more. – John Hench
  6. We call the Creator father, because we rely upon Him to protect us, guide us, feed us, keep us warm, to discipline us and all those things. I try to take my cue from the Creator, with regard to my children. – Terrence Howard
  7. Many Americans are unaware that we still have a large population of working families, elderly, and children who rely on emergency food pantries, shelters, and other resources to meet their nutritional needs. – Blanche Lincoln
  8. People have to understand what my game is. It's not all about numbers. There's a bigger picture here. I don't create off the dribble. I rely on my teammates; my role is to set screens and get rebounds. – Rebecca Lobo
  9. Do not rely completely on any other human being, however dear. We meet all life's greatest tests alone. – Agnes Macphail
  10. I saw, in looking over Cooper, elements of a comet of 1825 which resemble what I get out for this, from my own observations, but I cannot rely upon my own. – Maria Mitchell
  11. Each and every one of the security measures we implement serves an important goal: providing safe and efficient air travel for the millions of people who rely on our aviation system every day. – Janet Napolitano
  12. Women, as they grow older, rely more and more on cosmetics. Men, as they grow older, rely more and more on a sense of humor. – George Jean Nathan
  13. I know that we shall meet problems along the way, but I'd far rather see for myself what's going on in the world outside, than rely on newspapers, television, politicians and religious leaders to tell me what I should be thinking. – Michael Palin
  14. In England we have come to rely upon a comfortable time -lag of fifty years or a century intervening between the perception that something ought to be done and a serious attempt to do it. – H. G. Wells

Usage examples for rely

  1. Its value is, that we can rely upon it entirely, live by it, die by it, without doubt or hesitation. – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  2. Not so confident, however, as to rely upon conjecture- upon a mere guess as to the amount of my means of existence. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  3. I want only your promise; on that I will absolutely rely – Jane Talbot by Charles Brockden Brown
  4. He knew that he could rely on her. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  5. They at the same time proceeded against those ministers on whom they could not rely in the event of war. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  6. " Of course you're going back to the factory," she said; and when he hesitated she continued, " I shall rely on you to let me know how things are going on." – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  7. How much good he had done, and how he came to rely on himself and his own opinion because in the country there was no one to consult with. – Love Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  8. He can't rely on them himself.... – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  9. I rely very much upon its influence on you." – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  10. At the same time it must be remembered that the King could not rely upon mere force. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  11. " You may rely on me to the utmost," Gifford assured her fervently, in answer to the question in her eyes. – The Hunt Ball Mystery by Magnay, William
  12. For years I have sought someone on whom I could rely someone who would understand me as I feel you do. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  13. Remember I rely upon you to do all in your power to help me to get to the bottom of this mystery!" – Pixie O'Shaughnessy by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  14. Rely upon us to help, rather than hinder you. – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  15. We can't, I suppose, rely on Dr Bethany alone. – The Return by Walter de la Mare
  16. Monseigneur may rely upon me. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  17. Would you be willing to rely on that? – The Boy Volunteers with the Submarine Fleet by Kenneth Ward
  18. Don't rely on the dog. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  19. My dear girl, I never would tell him; for his sake as well as your own, you can rely on me. – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  20. I think you can rely upon my discretion. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss

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