Usage examples for requisite

  1. Once teach a man that any ceremony is requisite to salvation, and he will soon go a step further by himself, and think the outward ceremony sufficient without the inward grace. – Christian Sects in the Nineteenth Century by Caroline Frances Cornwallis
  2. Some one has said: " The first great requisite to a man's amounting to anything is to be well born." – Memories of a Musical Life by William Mason
  3. In short, every requisite becoming a prince was displayed. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  4. Whatever was necessary for domestic government- requisite in the social organization of each community- was retained by the States and the people thereof; and these it was made the duty of all to defend and maintain. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  5. Helen was very grateful for the suggestion, and the good Doctor promised to make the requisite inquiries next day. – A Book For The Young by Sarah French
  6. It is absolutely requisite, in order to a right understanding of the history of the country, to bear these truths clearly in mind. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  7. As they are bound to maintain and educate their children, the law has given them such authority, and, in support of that authority, a right to the exercise of such discipline as may be requisite to the discharge of the sacred trust. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  8. Suetonius hastened to the protection of London, which was already a flourishing Roman colony; but he found, on his arrival, that it would be requisite for the general safety to abandon that place to the merciless fury of the enemy. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  9. It will be requisite that you let me have in Latin your instructions from the Protector. – A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II. by Bulstrode Whitelocke
  10. The qualifications requisite for election are extremely broad. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  11. To tell the truth, he had expected that San Giacinto would name about fifty thousand as the sum requisite. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  12. We in England long ago made up our minds that the most excellent way to get public work done is to choose the best men, give them the requisite authority, and then allow them to do the duty to which they are called. – Practical Politics; or, the Liberalism of To-day by Alfred Farthing Robbins
  13. These lodgings comprise one or more drawing- rooms, the requisite number of bed- rooms, and the use of the kitchen. – Recollections of Europe by J. Fenimore Cooper
  14. To obtain the rank of a warrior chief, it was absolutely requisite that I had distinguished myself on the field of battle. – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat