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Quotes of treaty

  1. We must examine then the concerns of the Government of Japan about the language of the treaty itself- of SOFA- and of the interim and further arrangements that have been made since 1995, and see whether or not we need to make any changes. Those are decisions I cannot make. – Howard H. Baker, Jr.
  2. The secret of politics? Make a good treaty with Russia. – Otto von Bismarck
  3. What treaty that the whites have kept has the red man broken? Not one. – Sitting Bull
  4. We are going to sign a treaty with Mexico. We are competing internationally. We need another international airport for international cargo, international travel, international businesses. – Richard M. Daley
  5. The soldiers did go away and their towns were torn down; and in the Moon of Falling Leaves( November), they made a treaty with Red Cloud that said our country would be ours as long as grass should grow and water flow. – Black Elk
  6. If I write in my name to the agents of England and France residing in Asia and inform them that Japan is ready to make a commercial treaty with their countries, the number of steamers will be reduced from fifty to two or three. – Townsend Harris
  7. In short, it may be said that on paper the obligations to settle international disputes peacefully are now so comprehensive and far -reaching that it is almost impossible for a state to resort to war without violating one or more solemn treaty obligations. – Arthur Henderson
  8. In the report made on behalf of the C. G. T. we affirmed that the Peace Treaty should, in accordance with the spirit of workers' organizations, lay the first foundations of the United States of Europe. – Leon Jouhaux
  9. The Administration should never have walked away from the Kyoto Treaty Global warming is real and it is here today. The facts aren't the issue. The policy is the issue. I think the Administration's policy on global warming is dead wrong. – Ted Kulongoski
  10. The Kyoto treaty has an estimated cost of between US$150 and $350 billion a year, starting in 2010. – Bjorn Lomborg
  11. The obvious issue is providing clean drinking water and sanitation to every single human being on earth at the cost of little more than one year of the Kyoto treaty – Bjorn Lomborg
  12. America has lost the moral high ground with the rest of the world, and we have fewer allies as a result. President Bush and his administration have undermined the war on terror by using tactics outlawed by international treaty and condemned by even our closest friends. – John Olver
  13. Claims of right and insistence upon obligations may depend upon treaty stipulations, or upon the rules of international law, or upon the sense of natural justice applied to the circumstances of a particular case, or upon disputed facts. – Elihu Root
  14. When the START 2 treaty has been implemented- and remember it has not yet been ratified- we will be left with some 15, 000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs. – Joseph Rotblat
  15. We go in to liberate Cuba, but Cuba still isn't free; we don't really think through what we'll do after the initial treaty is signed, but we're still occupying. There's chaos and torture and finally an outcry. – Sarah Vowell

Usage examples for treaty

  1. For foreign letters, the postage was 10 or 20 cents, when not provided for by treaty – History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America by John Kerr Tiffany
  2. He was under great obligations to his good friends the States, he said, and nothing in the treaty forbade him to pay his debts. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  3. Somewhat of a treaty – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard
  4. See Hertslet's Map of Europe by Treaty Vol. I, p. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  5. You will treat for yourselves; and every one of the powers at war will make its own treaty – Benjamin Franklin by John Torrey Morse, Jr.
  6. They promised that every effort should be made to bring about the execution of the treaty by the Prince of Orange. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. A treaty was easily concluded. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume I. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  8. They ought not to be able, by treaty or other law, to give any legal preference to one part above another. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
  9. As if by common consent, the armies withdraw within either side of a frontier, which is accepted by both parties with or without treaty – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  10. Mrs. Clark tells me that she and Dr. Clark only intend remaining in Coblenz until after the Germans have signed the treaty of peace. – The Red Cross Girls with Pershing to Victory by Margaret Vandercook
  11. He was met at the treaty house by the commissioners. – The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17 by Charles Francis Horne
  12. The second alliance- treaty however, was so general and far- reaching in character that practically all white men in the Far East, including most emphatically Englishmen themselves, pronounced it a great disaster. – The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
  13. It was attended with more labour and greater difficulties than any other treaty made in this state: it was the last foothold which that savage, warlike, and hostile tribe held in their ancient dominion. – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall
  14. Their misfortunes have dissolved our treaty with the Goths. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  15. Let your hands join in treaty as they may; but beware that your weapons close not with his. – The Aeneid of Virgil by Virgil
  16. I almost shudder to think of having to return so soon, but I shall only stay to see His Grace of Leeds once more relative to the treaty – Calvert of Strathore by Carter Goodloe
  17. So a treaty was made, and Dr. Baker remained a member of the household the rest of Burton's life. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
  18. After the peace treaty of 1763, which ended the Seven Years' War and gave Canada to the British, immigration to the colony was comparatively small, and little effort was made by the Home Government to provide educational opportunities for the children of those who sought happiness or fortune in the new land beyond the ocean. – McGill and its Story, 1821-1921 by Cyrus Macmillan
  19. Yet there was the secret treaty whose terms availed to keep him quiet- quiet and at Hatcham Ford. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  20. There no doubt was a strong feeling in the borough as to the Cobden treaty and Sir Thomas would probably feel it to be his duty to get the question up. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope

Rhymes for treaty