Quotes of settled

  1. In a continent but recently settled many parts of which have as yet little historical or cultural background, the material for this volume has been gathered from a section that was one of the first to be colonized. – Hervey Allen
  2. My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children- in the backroom all together- and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business. – Bob Balaban
  3. I might have simply settled down into an armchair literary life. I really don't know exactly why I didn't. – Edward Carpenter
  4. Australia and Canada were settled by adventurers, they had to break new ground. I think that is indelibly etched on our cultural spirit. – Tom Cochrane
  5. Animals arrived, liked the look of the place, took up their quarters, settled down, spread, and flourished. They didn't bother themselves about the past- they never do; they're too busy. – Kenneth Grahame
  6. No weapon has ever settled a moral problem. It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one. – Ernest Hemingway
  7. It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States. – Andrew Jackson
  8. I got involved in improv comedy. It settled me down when I was getting wild. I was sort of an evil teenager smashing up my cars and drinking and driving, let's just say, a lot. – Bruce McCulloch
  9. A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked. – Anais Nin
  10. My first job in all honesty is going to continue to be mom -in -chief. Making sure that in this transition, which will be even more of a transition for the girls... that they are settled and that they know they will continue to be the center of our universe. – Michelle Obama
  11. The past is still, for us, a place that is not safely settled – Michael Ondaatje
  12. There is something so settled and stodgy about turning a great romance into next of kin on an emergency room form, and something so soothing and special, too. – Anna Quindlen
  13. Where evil habits are once settled they are more easily broken than mended. – Marcus Fabius Quintilian
  14. The world of a comic strip ought to be a special place with its own logic and life... I don't want the issue of Hobbes's reality settled by a doll manufacturer. – Bill Watterson

Usage examples for settled

  1. When and where and how were to be settled later. – Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas by Lloyd Osbourne
  2. Then he said: " Well, have you settled it with Miss March?" – The Late Mrs. Null by Frank Richard Stockton
  3. But the thing was settled – Northern Diamonds by Frank Lillie Pollock
  4. I cannot let you go till I have this settled – The Major by Ralph Connor
  5. There they settled and took hold. – First Person Paramount by Ambrose Pratt
  6. She settled slowly back in her chair. – The Million-Dollar Suitcase by Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry
  7. Don't look in that way, for it's all settled – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  8. I'm very glad it's settled – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  9. Roscoe settled his hat down over his eyes and went out. – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  10. All right, agreed Enderby; then we'll call that settled – The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood
  11. " It'll be settled all right," he said. – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  12. It will have settled on the floor now. – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  13. Darkness had settled down when Wingenund at last halted. – The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley by Zane Grey
  14. So 'forbid' till you're tired, if you like; I've given my word, and I'm going- that's settled – Sara, a Princess by Fannie E. Newberry
  15. I got married soon after I was settled – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford
  16. When was this settled – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  17. It's time he married and settled down- I shall speak to his father about it. – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  18. And that settled the matter. – The Boarded-Up House by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  19. Jim's been in London nearly a year; in fact, he's settled there. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. He himself was to die that night, that was settled – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford

Rhymes for settled