Quotes of taken

  1. Pakistan has not recognized Israel... any such decision would be taken in supreme national interests after due consultation of the parliament. – Shaukat Aziz
  2. I have to confess that a strong contributing factor was that I had just taken what was probably the first acid ever made, given to me by a guy called Johnny Fellows, who had just returned from America. – Jim Capaldi
  3. In the first moments, the members of the Presidium who were with me at the Secretariat were taken to the Party Central Committee under the control of Soviet forces. – Alexander Dubcek
  4. Millions of Americans take vitamins safely every day, including me. Vitamins and mineral supplements taken in recommended doses are safe. It's the designer supplements that are worrisome. – Dick Durbin
  5. Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  6. I have been looking after the children. My wife has taken time off. – David Ginola
  7. Would it not be much better to have a president who deliberately lied to the people because he thought a war was essential than to have one who was so dumb as to be taken in by intelligence agencies, especially those who told him what he wanted to hear? – Andrew Greeley
  8. We grew up as kids watching those movies and we were exposed to themes of civil rights, unfairness, bigotry and fathers struggling against the kind of mob of the town, so you remember how you felt as a kid being taken seriously, that you are part of the human drama. – Rachel Griffiths
  9. People say that slaves were taken from Africa. This is not true: People were taken from Africa, among them healers and priests, and were made into slaves. – Abdullah Ibrahim
  10. For me, nothing has ever taken precedence over being a mother and having a family and a home. – Jessica Lange
  11. A lot of Woody Guthrie's songs were taken from other songs. He would rework the melody and lyrics, and all of a sudden it was a Woody Guthrie song. – John Mellencamp
  12. In the United States in 2009, more than 10. 2 billion trips were taken on transit trains and buses. So far, the nation has not experienced a major transit attack since Sept. 11, but the March 2010 Moscow subway bombings and earlier train attacks in London and Mumbai show that we must be prepared. – John Mica
  13. There's an assault on human sexuality, as Judge Scalia said, they've taken sides in the culture war and on top of that if we have a democracy, the democratic processes should be that we can elect representatives who will share our point of view and vote those things into law. – Pat Robertson
  14. It is admitted by everybody that rights and privileges enjoyed by the Roman Catholic minority in Manitoba down to 1890, were taken away by legislation of 1890. – Charles Tupper
  15. No matter what a woman's appearance may be, it will be used to undermine what she is saying and taken to individualize- as her personal problem- observations she makes about the beauty myth in society. – Naomi Wolf

Usage examples for taken

  1. So, as soon as he came up with them, he was taken into the ship. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  2. He has taken her away from you!" – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  3. This thing had taken strong hold of him. – The Desert Fiddler by William H. Hamby
  4. You've taken my boy from me. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. Well, I might write a good deal, but you're too much like your father to be taken in. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  6. You heard- they have taken the boy from me. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  7. I had not taken my eyes from his. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  8. 9021. Were not their accounts taken away from you? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. Umboo was taken away from his mother. – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  10. He was taken to Elisabeth's little room. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. " I am very sorry, Monsieur, but to- night every place is taken – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. Oh, are you the girl who has taken over my building? – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt
  13. He had taken his leave of us this morning. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. And after all the trouble you had taken to send her off. – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  15. Now I wish He had taken her. – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  16. I do believe I haven't taken you there since you've been in Yorkbury. – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  17. Money was taken seriously here. – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau
  18. And who were the other men who were taken father? – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  19. When he came in she told him what had taken place, at which he appeared to be very much surprised. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  20. From those who want what they have not shall be taken away that which they have. – A New Atmosphere by Gail Hamilton

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