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Quotes of robert

  1. I wanted to star in a western opposite Robert Redford. That was my plan for my life. – Dyan Cannon
  2. Robert Moses wasn't elected to anything. We're taught that in a democracy power comes from being elected. He had more power than anyone, and he held it for 48 years. – Robert Caro
  3. The life of an action star is very short. I want to be an actor like Robert De Niro, like Dustin Hoffman or Clint Eastwood who in their 70s or 80s can still act. – Jackie Chan
  4. It was an interesting way to come across in my first big role. To work with Robert DeNiro was very exciting. – Illeana Douglas
  5. Robert Taylor was not only a splendid actor in a wide variety of roles but one of the most handsome men in the western world. – Audrey Meadows
  6. My thought was I should try to stick with names that people may recognize like Robert Johnson, Son House, and Hoagy Carmichael, so if somebody cared to research, they would find a wealth of material. – John Mellencamp
  7. Robert Crumb is an influence on how I draw, but not on the subject matter I take or my approach. One thing I do like about Crumb is that he's chronicled his age, his times, and I think that is what artists should do. – Joe Sacco
  8. We read Robert Browning's poetry. Here we needed no guidance from the professor: the poems themselves were enough. – Carl Sandburg
  9. They can gas me, but I am famous. I have achieved in one day what it took Robert Kennedy all his life to do. – Sirhan Sirhan
  10. I learned early on, having known the most handsome, successful, Gary Cooper, Clark Gable, Robert Taylor, don't ever spend too much time looking in the mirror. – Robert Stack
  11. Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, Robert Lincoln bought a nice ski lodge. – Sarah Vowell
  12. Robert Johnson? No, I didn't know him, personally. – Muddy Waters
  13. Robert Treat Paine was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. – Treat Williams
  14. Robert Altman's Nashville is my all -time favorite film because it covers all the bases- it's original, moving, and has something to say, but also funny and incredibly entertaining. – Douglas Wood
  15. I think the studio gave me that series on purpose, because they knew perfectly well that Robert Riskin was ill and that I needed to go to work. They gave me that series to do. – Fay Wray

Usage examples for robert

  1. Look what wants to see Mr. Robert – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  2. You don't know Robert – Red Hair by Elinor Glyn
  3. She was the Princess Maria, natural daughter of King Robert the Wise, he whose tomb we saw in the Church of Santa Chiara. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  4. After all, they are connexions through poor Robert and he seems anxious that they should start well in the county. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  5. Do you know what he told Robert – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  6. King Robert noticed the change and wondered at it. – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  7. " I am not afraid," said Mr. Robert Keane. – Thankful Rest by Annie S. Swan
  8. Robert can fix it in a minute. – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  9. Robert was not there to strike a useless blow for his beloved land. – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  10. Say, he's the real thing, Mr. Robert is, no matter if he does take it out in wishin'! – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  11. After a little more talk, Mr. Buxton looked at Anthony curiously a moment or two; and then said: " I wonder you have not guessed yet who Father Robert is; for I am sure you know that that cannot be his real name." – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  12. My father wus named Robert Blalock. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  13. The first will be that of my son Robert and my pretty Lady Gertrude here. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  14. " I don't think that's nice of you, Robert said his mother. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  15. I haven't got over it yet, and as for Hugh, I have never seen him so moved since- since Robert died." – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  16. Mr Robert is, of course? – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  17. Robert did not know why, but he was quite sure the reason was good. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  18. And if so, might not Robert Grell's hiding- place have been betrayed? – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  19. Robert Bucknor, the father of the present owner, was then a young man. – The Comings of Cousin Ann by Emma Speed Sampson

Rhymes for robert

  • obert, hobert;