Quotes of statement

  1. My choosing Islam was not a political statement it was a spiritual statement – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  2. The whole idea of a stereotype is to simplify. Instead of going through the problem of all this great diversity- that it's this or maybe that- you have just one large statement it is this. – Chinua Achebe
  3. In Iran I think nobody loses their job because of making a statement that reflects their opinion. From this point of view, conditions in Iran are far better than in many other places in the world. – Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
  4. The fact that a player is very short of time is, to my mind, as little to be considered an excuse as, for instance, the statement of the law -breaker that he was drunk at the time he committed the crime. – Alexander Alekhine
  5. Once every five hundred years or so, a summary statement about poetry comes along that we can't imagine ourselves living without. – A. R. Ammons
  6. What is the source of all this trouble? I'm saying that the source is basically in thought. Many people would think that such a statement is crazy, because thought is the one thing we have with which to solve our problems. That's part of our tradition. – David Bohm
  7. The big missing part of the jig -saw is to get the assembly back up and running here in Northern Ireland, to get shared government back in business, that is my objective, and we await the IRA statement to see if this will trigger a new dawn. – Peter Hain
  8. What this loss means will be appreciated from the statement that one bushel of wheat contains sufficient energy to support the average working man for 15 days. – David F. Houston
  9. I want to make a policy statement I am unabashedly in favor of women. – Lyndon B. Johnson
  10. I was very careful to send Mr. Roosevelt every few days a statement of our casualties. I tried to keep before him all the time the casualty results because you get hardened to these things and you have to be very careful to keep them always in the forefront of your mind. – George C. Marshall
  11. If I were offered a cochlear implant today, I would prefer not to have one. But that's not a statement about hearing aids or cochlear implants. It's about who you are. – Marlee Matlin
  12. Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without. – Rue McClanahan
  13. When I wrote "Green, Green," it was like a really a statement of where I was at philosophically in my life. – Barry McGuire
  14. To me I think artists in general make a statement and for the rest of their lives- every album, every book- are variations on a theme. – Mark Mothersbaugh
  15. I don't think I'm generous enough to be the straight guy. I sort of make my own way and make my own statement Do I mind pushing myself forward? Not at all. – Pamela Stephenson

Usage examples for statement

  1. At this statement Mrs. Crowder and I looked surprised. – The Vizier of the Two-Horned Alexander by Frank R. Stockton
  2. Judge Hilliard did not appear to be surprised; in fact, he had expected some such statement – Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  3. But they were very serious when I had finished my statement – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  4. Jim looked hard at him, and although he was surprised did not doubt his statement – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  5. And there was the statement as first made by Lady Eustace herself to her cousin Frank, repeated by him to John Eustace, and not to be denied by any one. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  6. She told David that she had dreamed a dream, and that she looked for a change; and she had made this statement as simply and as confidently as if she had said, " The wind is from the north, and I look for a storm." – Prisoners of Conscience by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  7. The odd remark sounded like neither statement nor question, merely like the sudden exclamation of a mind at work. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  8. The teeth- not the statement – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  9. A profound silence followed the statement – The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc
  10. Indeed, Lydia Sessions herself only believed the statement because she so wished. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  11. This seems a true statement of facts. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  12. Up to this point we have only his statement which he is prepared to make on oath. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  13. It was not the unconscious satire of the statement that put a wire edge on the Honorable Pulaski's temper. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  14. No. I had done nothing wrong, except to say that I was going to Komptendorf- and that offence concerned only Dr. Boltze, to whom I had made the false statement – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  15. But the statement was by no means frank. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  16. I am particular never to make a statement of which I am not absolutely certain. – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  17. In my father's letter was the statement that he made only one mistake- that of fear. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  18. She " thought out" every statement made, every suggestion offered, with regard to the blind. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  19. You would have thought he was putting a form of statement – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  20. And Marjorie and Delight, unable to keep away any longer, came into the room just in time to hear the doctor's statement – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells

Rhymes for statement