Quotes of stopping

  1. I have a real problem with stillness. With just stopping and being quiet. – Gillian Anderson
  2. There is no stopping the world's tendency to throw off imposed restraints, the religious authority that is based on the ignorance of the many, the political authority that is based on the knowledge of the few. – Van Wyck Brooks
  3. It seems as though there are Members in this body who want to filibuster just about everything we try to do, whether it is stopping judicial nominations, the Energy bill, or this Medicare bill. – Jim Bunning
  4. The best thing about my job, though, is stopping at the end of the day and rejoining the human universe. – Orson Scott Card
  5. Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it. – Noam Chomsky
  6. My generation had to be taken seriously because we were stopping things and burning things. We were able to initiate change, because we had such vast numbers. We were part of the baby boom, and when we moved, everything moved with us. – John Hughes
  7. But with the slow menace of a glacier, depression came on. No one had any measure of its progress; no one had any plan for stopping it. Everyone tried to get out of its way. – Frances Perkins
  8. A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there. – Agnes Repplier
  9. I really didn't have a plan, I just went in and started playing. one of my specialties was to be able to play for a really long time without stopping and I would play these repeated patterns for hours and hours and I wouldn't seem to get tired. – Terry Riley
  10. We're in an emergency situation. The United States has become an absolutely terrifying country, and I would hope that I could participate in some way in stopping the horror and the brutality. – Wallace Shawn
  11. President Bush has a record of cutting taxes, has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors, has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage. – Bill Shuster
  12. Stopping illegal immigration would mean that wages would have to rise to a level where Americans would want the jobs currently taken by illegal aliens. – Thomas Sowell
  13. After that I could never pass a dead man without stopping to gaze on his face, stripped by death of that earthly patina which masks the living soul. And I would ask, who were you? Where was your home? Who is mourning for you now? – Ernst Toller
  14. When an idea reaches critical mass there is no stopping the shift its presence will induce. – Marianne Williamson

Usage examples for stopping

  1. You'll be stopping here, too, I expect?" – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  2. " Yes- well, I'm really going to tell you something now," she said, stopping – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  3. Daisy, said Preston, stopping short, you ought to be with your mother. – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell
  4. " But you have not told me why you would not have him speak of the music," said Arctura, stopping at the foot of the great stair. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  5. This time we did little stopping no matter how good the reason looked. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  6. Telephoning to the hotel where the Mowbrays had been stopping he learned that they had gone. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  7. Of course we mustn't; but that means stopping where we are. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  8. There would be even less purpose in stopping now, when so much has been done." – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  9. We followed his example without stopping to inquire the cause of his alarm. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  10. There's no stopping him. – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
  11. Yes; I am only stopping here to see Vaucluse, where I think of going to- morrow if I can get a good guide. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. " Mandy," cried Cameron, stopping short in his walk, " you- I-!" – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  13. " I heard a noise of arrival-" he said, stopping suddenly when he saw them. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  14. " Why- why are you stopping me like that? – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  15. I do not stop it; I have no means of stopping it. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  16. Perhaps he had some reason for stopping at our camp and felt he must account for his coming out of his way. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  17. It was a lovely day, and I came home slowly, stopping here and there when I passed a bit of woods or a pleasant spot to rest. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  18. " You look tired," she said, stopping him. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  19. Maigan was stopping all the time and waiting for him. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  20. We will not speak of it, said Willibald, stopping short; it cannot be changed now. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner