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Quotes of suspended

  1. I was in preschool and a girl actually kissed me on the cheek. I didn't know what to do. I didn't know what it meant, so I instantly grabbed her face and kissed her on the lips. And, then I got suspended – Jensen Ackles
  2. My mental faculties remained in suspended animation while I obeyed the orders of the higher -ups. This is typical with everyone in the military. – Smedley Butler
  3. You can only avoid responsibility for so long. The catalyst ended up being the law coming down and finally saying, 'You guys suspended judgement and that's fine, because we're not.' – Rosario Dawson
  4. The simple tableau is so rich with meaning that whether represented on the mantelpiece or in the mind, it seems suspended complete unto itself, somewhere in eternity. – Lucinda Franks
  5. The delicate thing about the university is that it has a mixed character, that it is suspended between its position in the eternal world, with all its corruption and evils and cruelties, and the splendid world of our imagination. – Richard Hofstadter
  6. We have no Arab intellectuals of international stature because we live in a state of generalized mediocrity. We are suspended in the pit without touching the bottom. – Tahar Ben Jelloun
  7. For some people, their idea of getting tough is longer suspended sentences. – Jeremy Larner
  8. Upon the clothes behind the tenement, That hang like ghosts suspended from the lines, Linking each flat, but to each indifferent, Incongruous and strange the moonlight shines. – Claude McKay
  9. An attitude of philosophic doubt, of suspended judgment, is repugnant to the natural man. Belief is an independent joy to him. – William Minto
  10. I have been unable to live an uncommitted or suspended life. I have not hesitated to declare my affiliation with an extremely unpopular cause. – Edward Said
  11. There are improbable things suspended in space, like the earth. – Meryl Streep
  12. We didn't think he would play on Sunday because he was suspended that makes me think he has all the qualities to join Arsenal! – Arsene Wenger

Usage examples for suspended

  1. We seemed suspended in a hollow globe. – The River and I by John G. Neihardt
  2. It had risen to a hoarse note where it hung suspended anyone now would know that they were sisters. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  3. Then it became a thing suspended in air. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  4. His arrest was suspended by the telegram from division headquarters. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  5. The amazing presence of Geraldine suspended this occupation. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. Let the execution of the sentence be suspended said he; let this young man be conducted back to prison. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  7. 33. He will most likely be suspended it may perhaps be. – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  8. Three large leather curtains suspended to the roof, one at each side and the third behind, were rolled up or lowered at the pleasure of the passengers. – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle
  9. He turned away into another room, leaving the matter of Aunt Clara suspended in the air. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller
  10. It is certain that when the electric current is interrupted, the power of the divining rod is suspended – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  11. Business was suspended for the time, and an atmosphere of gloom began to settle over Main street. – The Man from Jericho by Edwin Carlile Litsey
  12. With a careless nod intended to comprehend every one in the room, and as though he perceived nothing extraordinary in the manner of his reception, he crossed the room to a man who had suspended his game of cards to stare at him. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  13. The suspended priest felt the terms for the true Catholic. – The Higher Court by Mary Stewart Daggett
  14. But even with only twenty thousand francs left out of three hundred thousand, he held closely to the belief that natural laws would in his case somehow be suspended – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  15. Then she opened a gold vanity box suspended from her wrist by a chain, and looked at herself in the small mirror it contained. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  16. It was as though breathing had not alone stopped, but all living animation had for the second been suspended – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  17. Dusty Star expected to see the fox instantly turn tail, and was surprised to see that it stood its ground, though it held one paw suspended as if for immediate escape. – Dusty Star by Olaf Baker
  18. His Highness was seated in an open carriage, with Trina Wehlers, the baker's daughter, by his side; and Sidonia, who recognised her enemy, instantly entreated Johann to revenge her on the girl if possible; but, as he hesitated, the old gipsy mother stepped forward and whispered Sidonia, " that she would help her to a revenge, if she but gave her that little golden smelling- bottle which she wore suspended by a gold chain on her neck." – Sidonia The Sorceress V1 by William Mienhold
  19. The first realization was that he was hanging suspended in mid- air and slowly swaying this way and that. – Dave Dawson at Casablanca by Robert Sydney Bowen