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Quotes of traditionally

  1. Traditionally art is to create and not to revive. To revive: leave that to the historians, who are looking backward. – Josef Albers
  2. It seems to me that the idea traditionally defended of endeavoring to maintain existing ethnic balances simply doesn't work any more. – William F. Buckley, Jr.
  3. If I was designing a web site for elementary school children, I might have a much higher percentage of older computers with outdated browsers since keeping up with browser and hardware technology has not traditionally been a strong point of most elementary schools. – Mike Davidson
  4. I very much feel that marriage is a sacrament and that sacrament should extend... to that legal entity of a union between what traditionally in our Western values has been defined as between a man and a woman. – Bill Frist
  5. Art, after all, is traditionally displayed against vacancies: paintings on dun walls, sculptures in empty spaces, music in quiet halls. – John Hart
  6. When I started law school I was shocked to learn that our legal system traditionally had the man as the head and master of the family. As late as the '70s and '80s when we were fighting for the Equal Rights Amendment, states like Louisiana still had a head and master law. – Patricia Ireland
  7. We constantly run lines together before every show too, and then there's a long, traditionally long, story to tell the audience every show. Today, we're doing it twice. – Bill Irwin
  8. This new one was held for a couple months, so I guess it was better, but when we go into thinking our next record tragedy, it traditionally will probably change the distribution again and it will get held up again. – Kerry King
  9. In these confused times, the role of classical music is at the very core of the struggle to reassert cultural and ethical values that have always characterized our country and for which we have traditionally been honored and respected outside our shores. – Lorin Maazel
  10. Traditionally songwriters can't sing. And that holds true in my case, also. – John Phillips
  11. China traditionally has been a tea -drinking country but we turned them into coffee drinkers. – Howard Schultz
  12. What I'm going to be given I gather is not the key to the city, which in many cities is the case. It's the freedom medal, and for me freedom has always been associated traditionally within the city. – George Woodcock
  13. I think it's too easy often to find a villain out of the headlines and to then repeat that villainy again and again and again. You know, traditionally America has always looked to scapegoat someone as the boogie man. – Edward Zwick

Usage examples for traditionally

  1. It began when a young Negro boy, swimming in Lake Michigan, crossed into a section of the water which had been traditionally reserved for whites. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  2. Traditionally they stopped at nothing. – Lord Ormont and his Aminta, v4 by George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. And self- government, on the amplest scale of modern democracy, cannot be achieved until the traditionally ascendant classes, and the traditionally subject classes, have alike learned to recognise the equality of their rights before the law. – The Character of the British Empire by Ramsay Muir
  4. That idea of a woman who couldn't be interested in any of the arts because she was socially and traditionally the material of them! – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  5. Not far away upon my left, above the grotto which leads to Pozzuoli, is the tomb traditionally known as his. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  6. The deadly blows attributed by Nennius to him in the Battle of Mount Badon without doubt traditionally were dealt by Caliburn. – Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut by Wace
  7. The very name of Gouache would have raised a laugh in the Montevarchi household had any one suggested that a woman of that traditionally correct race could ever make it her own. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  8. The front traditionally would have been the nursery and sewing room, in short, the maids' working quarters. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. Mrs. Goddard and Nellie appeared a moment afterwards and took their seats in the pew traditionally belonging to the cottage, behind that of the squire who was always early, and the sight of whose smoothly brushed hair and brown beard was a constant source of satisfaction to Mrs. Ambrose. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  10. Now, for years past he had not failed to take his place, week by week, in the pew that was traditionally appropriated to the use of the Darwins of Dovecot. – Jackanapes, Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories by Juliana Horatio Ewing
  11. It has always been known, or at least traditionally received for a fact, that Shakspeare had married whilst yet a boy, and that his wife was unaccountably older than himself. – Biographical Essays by Thomas de Quincey
  12. To begin, let us remember that traditionally this country and its Government have always been passionately devoted to peace with honor, as they are now. – The Communist Threat in the Taiwan Area by John Foster Dulles and Dwight D. Eisenhower
  13. The miracle as traditionally defined became impossible. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  14. From its small size it could have contained but little furniture, and was probably intended for the purpose traditionally ascribed to it, namely as a place of retirement for the Duke when he wished to be alone. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark
  15. Human Potential Since nursing involves one human being helping another, the notion of humaneness has been associated traditionally with nursing. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  16. The State of the Union Address is traditionally an occasion for a lengthy and detailed account by the President of what he has accomplished in the past, what he wants the Congress to do in the future, and, in an election year, to lay the basis for the political issues which might be decisive in the fall. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  17. The crater is 300 feet in diameter and 480 feet deep; and man has burrowed into the sides of porous lava or pumice to form a series of habitations, a chapel, and one that is traditionally said to have served as a prison. – Castles and Cave Dwellings of Europe by Sabine Baring-Gould
  18. This family traditionally are the ancestors of all the mountain people. – The Head Hunters of Northern Luzon From Ifugao to Kalinga A Ride Through the Mountains of Northern Luzon With an Appendix on the Independence of the Philippines by Cornelis De Witt Willcox
  19. She had besides a lot of the qualities that traditionally went with it, but often didn't. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  20. Each little rise is expected to herald a greater one, and the agony of suspense is prolonged until the " hundred days," traditionally assigned to the increase, have gone by, and there is no longer a doubt that the river has begun to fall. – Ancient Egypt by George Rawlinson Other: Arthur Gilman