Quotes of residents

  1. The city and province were given up to anarchy; the coloured people, elated with victory, proclaimed the slaughter of all whites, except the English, French, and American residents – Henry Walter Bates
  2. The residents and elected officials of Long Island have fought vigorously for many years and spent millions of dollars to preserve the quality of life that the Long Island Sound offers. – Tim Bishop
  3. Arnold has succeeded at every level, and I believe he is the only person that can unite the people of this state and lead California from its current dysfunctional condition to the bright future that all residents long for. – Mary Bono
  4. I started the nuclear medicine laboratory at UW Hospitals in 1959 and trained radiology residents in the field. It was 1965 before they found a trained MD( doctor) to take over my role. – John Cameron
  5. I do feel we can create more jobs and opportunities for Jersey City residents but in the spirit of free enterprise, I do not think it is right to force companies to hire a fixed percentage of local residents – Vincent Frank
  6. Consular cards were not designed to be identification and no treaty recognizes them as such. Legal travelers, visitors and long -term residents carried passports, visas or green cards for that purpose. – Elton Gallegly
  7. The fact that so many of your people are today residents and citizens of the United States, lending their influence to our civic and economic life, which has meant so much to our development. – Frank B. Kellogg
  8. The growth of Stewart Airport creates new jobs for area residents brings new business and new travelers to the region, and brings new convenient travel options to those of us living in the Hudson Valley. – Sue Kelly
  9. It is simply a fact that the birth rate of our illegal immigrants exceeds that of our legal residents – John Linder
  10. The poorest residents of the gulf coast were most affected by the devastating hurricanes, and the poorest Americans have shouldered a disproportionate share of the burden in Iraq. – Marty Meehan
  11. California has the highest number of illegal immigrants residing in its borders. The estimated number of illegal alien residents in California was about 2. 2 million, or nearly 32 percent of the total number of illegal immigrants in the United States. – Gary Miller
  12. We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride, our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as, yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns, other states, other regions. – John Thorn
  13. If Congress does its job in this regard, the residents of Puerto Rico will be empowered to act in their own self -interest and express their future political status aspirations accordingly. – Dick Thornburgh
  14. The causes of the China Incident were the exclusion and insult of Japan throughout China, the exclusion of Japanese goods, the persecution of Japanese residents in China, and the illegal violation of Japanese rights. – Hideki Tojo

Usage examples for residents

  1. The Baigas are generally the priests of the Gonds, probably because being earlier residents of the country they are considered to have a more intimate acquaintance with the local deities. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  2. Coronado has a large winter colony as well as permanent residents eastern people who come in for the season and take houses. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  3. With exaggerated gravity he questioned all ashram residents – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  4. Then when the stamp of horses' hoofs and the hum of human voices subsided, the residents quietly went back to their beds, and were soon asleep. – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  5. Cox and he were on the best of terms, and the Jenkintowners regarded him, as well as the other detectives, as permanent residents – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton
  6. Many residents of the Territory who tire of the heat and can afford the trip take a vacation during the summer months and either go north to the Grand Canon and the mountains or to the Pacific Coast. – Arizona Sketches by Joseph A. Munk
  7. He had opened his lips to say what seldom came from him in the way of denunciation, when the bell rang and one of the residents went to the door. – In His Steps by Charles M. Sheldon
  8. Still farther back are the homes of Hongkong residents beautiful stone or brick structures, which look out upon the busy harbor. – The Critic in the Orient by George Hamlin Fitch
  9. Among not only the residents returning to our story- but also the regular visitors, Doctor Jolly was a general favourite, and the doctor supreme of the locality; and he was as good a surgeon and physician as he was a favourite. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  10. New residents are always given two weeks, are they not, in which to get settled? – At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern by Myrtle Reed
  11. The humblest residents crowded their shop and family into one 6 by 10 foot room for rent of a few shillings a year. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  12. Those who were visitors to, or residents of New York city during 1867 will remember the advent of Walter Montgomery, the English actor. – The Truth About America by Edward Money
  13. To non- residents they are double. – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  14. At some of the trading posts it often forms, for weeks together, the only food which the residents can obtain; and they are quite satisfied when they can get enough of it. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  15. A house is a luxury, and some of the oldest residents have never built one. – Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia by David W Carnegie
  16. The English residents in the Dutch colonies were numerous, and they were ripe for revolt. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  17. Even the residents near the boundaries of these districts, were obliged to pay " black mail" to the neighbouring Irish chieftains. – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  18. Some influential German residents heard of these troubles and came to the rescue. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  19. Residents of Vanegas, for example, who wish to travel south must be at the station at three in the morning. – Tramping Through Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras Being the Random Notes of an Incurable Vagabond by Harry A. Franck
  20. Large as this expenditure has been the beneficent results attained in extending the free distribution of mails to the residents of rural districts have justified the wisdom of the outlay. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various