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Quotes of succeeding

  1. We are succeeding in Iraq. It's a tough struggle with setbacks, but we are succeeding – Iyad Allawi
  2. We are succeeding in Iraq. Thank you, America. – Iyad Allawi
  3. Better than succeeding little by little is failing at one go. – Jose Bergamin
  4. We have shown, given these last three years, that we were succeeding in fighting terrorists. While during the first 30 years of the former governments they didn't. – Alberto Fujimori
  5. If you feel like it's difficult to change, you will probably have a harder time succeeding – Andrea Jung
  6. The duty of a toastmaster is to be so dull that the succeeding speakers will appear brilliant by contrast. – Clarence Budington Kelland
  7. We have a hope of succeeding if we learn from our past mistakes and pull together to make the hard choices. – Carl Levin
  8. All love is vanquished by a succeeding love. – Ovid
  9. Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture... Do not build up obstacles in your imagination. – Norman Vincent Peale
  10. If you could equate the amount of time and effort put in mentally and physically into succeeding on the baseball field and measured it by the dirt on your uniform, mine would have been black. – Mike Schmidt
  11. I don't feel the obligation to have a big explosion in the first 20 seconds so the audience doesn't turn on another channel. We are trying to make something that looks like a feature film that was bought for television and I think we are succeeding – Tom Selleck
  12. But after the spirit of conquest had changed the first governments, all the succeeding ones have, in general, proved one continued series of injustice, which has reigned in all countries for almost four thousand years. – Ezra Stiles
  13. Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions. – Lao Tzu
  14. We were succeeding When you looked at specifics, this became a war of attrition. We were winning. – William Westmoreland

Usage examples for succeeding

  1. I trust he may not have in the end to pay too heavily for succeeding – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. On the succeeding night, he was given a greater surprise. – Raiders of the Universes by Donald Wandrei
  3. To prevent them succeeding in their desperate attempt was our first object. – Adventures in the Far West by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. William was only 24 years old; and, though his wife gave birth to a son a week later, he left no heir capable of succeeding to the high offices that he had held. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  5. For a new acquaintance, Mrs. Eager had attracted him strongly; and his thoughtful friend was not disappointed in her expectation of seeing him at her house on the succeeding night. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  6. It was the third morning succeeding that on which he had risen from his bed in the Great Eastern Hotel in Calcutta, possessed by a wild anxiety to find his way with the least possible delay to Darjeeling and Sophia Farrell- a journey which he was destined never to make. – The Bronze Bell by Louis Joseph Vance
  7. Mr. Cullen smiled, and from that moment I took a dislike to him- a dislike that did much toward determining the point of view from which I was inclined to consider various succeeding incidents. – An Amiable Charlatan by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. At one o'clock the three brigades, wearied by a march of fourteen miles succeeding one of twenty- two on the previous day, arrived upon the field of action. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  9. One generation hardly gives the matter a thought, the succeeding generation finds the whole charm of its art in values. – Modern Painting by George Moore
  10. She was within a hair's breadth of succeeding – The Wrack of the Storm by Maurice Maeterlinck
  11. But all succeeding ages shall despair A fitting monument for thee to rear. – Brief History of English and American Literature by Henry A. Beers
  12. He captured enough ammunition in this and succeeding attacks to enable the Chief Lentsue to arm his men. – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  13. They appear on the water each succeeding day about eleven in the forenoon, and retire about half- past two p. – The Teesdale Angler by R Lakeland
  14. At every succeeding interview Kochel asked, as if by chance, in the midst of a conversation about other things: " Has the king honored you again?" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  15. He studied law, but on succeeding to the family estates devoted himself to study and literature, and to his duties as an officer of the militia. – A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin
  16. Thus fat and pigment cells are alluded to in succeeding sections. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  17. The succeeding precipitates were in better condition, but were not pure. – Some Constituents of the Poison Ivy Plant: (Rhus Toxicodendron) by William Anderson Syme
  18. The third and succeeding pupils must wait at each starting point until " touched" before starting. – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  19. He turned and twisted the sentence about, trying to throw light upon it, without succeeding – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  20. Not succeeding in this, he ran away from France to escape meeting the husband upon the field of honor. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs