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Quotes of weren't

  1. I contend that Bush would be a lot more moderate if there weren't some fundamentalists breathing down his neck every time he wants to establish the state of Israel, every time he wants to do justice for the Palestinian people. – Tony Campolo
  2. The point at which we worked with some of these actors, they weren't really stars yet. Nicolas Cage was not a big star when we did Raising Arizona. A lot of these people were also virtually unknown, too, when we worked with them first. – Joel Coen
  3. But there was something psychological happening there that was just a little bit different. And the other thing was, there was no stigma. Kids weren't going into the 'Center -for -Kids -That -Need -More -Help' or something like that. It was 826 Valencia. – Dave Eggers
  4. We were lounging around in this beautiful house in LA, and I'm coming from NY, so sometimes when we weren't working I would just sit on those folding chairs. – Maggie Gyllenhaal
  5. I thank all of those who weren't born in this country for coming here and making a contribution to Australia. We are the least discriminatory country in the world, in my view. – John Howard
  6. Because, first of all, we were becoming aware during that tour that there was a group of people that was following the band around, and they weren't interested in coming in to the shows, they were just interested in hangin' out outside and tryin' to break in. – Phil Lesh
  7. Not that there weren't great shows, and not that there wasn't plenty of fine music played. It's just that the consistency and the height of where we could take it, with the help of the audience, was less, I felt, in the '90s. – Phil Lesh
  8. I don't think I can tell any stories about how I lived in a van in Alaska. I grew up in the suburbs, I even had my own room. We weren't poor. Everything was very normal. – Lisa Loeb
  9. And in the Second World War, you didn't just read about it in the newspapers because you weren't allowed to read it in the newspapers. It was all censored, you know? So nobody knew what we were doing. – Patrick Macnee
  10. Bob Dylan's first couple of records in the 60's weren't considered cover records, but he only wrote one or two original songs on each album. – John Mellencamp
  11. My children are delightful people, whom I would love even if they weren't my children. – Toni Morrison
  12. I would be surprised if there weren't some owners who didn't want to get a deal done right now and get back to playing hockey. – Luke Richardson
  13. Last season when things weren't working out, I thought we needed a different voice around the place. – Bryan Robson
  14. If they weren't laughing with me, okay; if they want to laugh at me it's better than nothing. – Peter Steele
  15. I have to keep up with the scientific literature as part of my job, but increasingly I found myself reading things that weren't really relevant to my academic work, but were relevant to gardening. – Ken Thompson

Usage examples for weren't

  1. They weren't clear when you began to talk. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  2. And they weren't the sort to lose much time either. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  3. By- the- way, I can't make out how it is you weren't over head and ears in love with her yourself! – The Martian by George Du Maurier
  4. They weren't very big anyhow. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  5. Isn't your head cut, and weren't you hurt in the railroad wreck? – The Bobbsey Twins in the Great West by Laura Lee Hope
  6. You were surprised that I did not say right off, 'Pray over your troubles, ' weren't you? – Divers Women by Pansy and Mrs. C.M. Livingston
  7. We were English quahaugs, weren't we? – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  8. Weren't there plenty of Indians there? – Two Years in Oregon by Wallis Nash
  9. You weren't expecting me, eh? – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. I did wait and wait, because I thought you weren't ready for me to speak. – Her Prairie Knight by B.M. Sinclair, AKA B. M. Bower
  11. " You weren't going of your own free will. – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  12. You weren't walking in here? – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  13. If I weren't this way- now- it wouldn't be natural. – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  14. " Oh, it was in anger, and when you weren't sure of what you were doing, I know," she cried. – The Pioneers by Katharine Susannah Prichard
  15. They weren't long in coming. – Get Out of Our Skies! by E. K. Jarvis
  16. He and his little girl were lost in the bush, weren't they, Aunt Lucy? – Miss Merivale's Mistake by Mrs. Henry Clarke
  17. Yes, but for some reason the papers weren't put on. – Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt
  18. I wish they weren't but we'll make the best of it. – The Stronger Influence by F.E. Mills Young
  19. Of course you weren't for there was no party. – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  20. But I thought you said that they weren't married at all? – Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing