Quotes of willing

  1. The market for short stories is hard to break into, but a magazine editor isn't always looking for big names with which to sell his magazine- they're more willing to try stories by newcomers, if those tales are good. – Eric Brown
  2. Willing or preferring is the same with respect to good and evil, that judging is with respect to truth or falsehood. – Anthony Collins
  3. In the real life -process, willing feeling, and thinking are only different aspects. – Wilhelm Dilthey
  4. I don't know Bill Clinton as someone who needs to literally sexually harass a woman. I'm sure that he could have found many willing participants. – Gennifer Flowers
  5. There is something mean in human nature that prefers to think evil, that gives a willing ear and a ready welcome to calumny, a sort of jealousy of goodness and greatness and things of good report. – Richard Le Gallienne
  6. Both Neil and I had done solo projects where we were the boss and I just thought that if he was willing to get into it, it would really be a good experience for him. – Alex Lifeson
  7. A problem was the lack of cooperation of the Afghan community itself. The women, though living in Iran, were under cover and not willing to participate in the film, and none of the ethnic groups were willing to work together or be together. – Mohsen Makhmalbaf
  8. Is anarchism desirable? Well, who does not seek freedom? What man, unless willing to declare himself in bondage, would care to call any control agreeable? Think about it! – Johann Most
  9. If you have debt I'm willing to bet that general clutter is a problem for you too. – Suze Orman
  10. Never reach out your hand unless you're willing to extend an arm. – Pope Paul VI
  11. I just get the impression that everyone is willing me to succeed. – Stuart Pearce
  12. It is a warning to all those who may think about becoming involved with a terrorist network, people who are willing to destroy their own lives are hard to deter. – Otto Schily
  13. And when we draw lines in the sand with regard to certain basic things that are vital to our interest and to the interest of democracy and our friends around the world, we have to be willing to back that up. – Fred Thompson
  14. You really should not do this job unless you're willing to put in that enormous amount of effort. You should not do the job unless you're willing to take risks. And you shouldn't do the job unless you're willing to lose the job, too. – Anthony A. Williams
  15. Rules are made for people who aren't willing to make up their own. – Chuck Yeager

Usage examples for willing

  1. " Arthur was always of opinion that I should go, and Graeme is willing now. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  2. " The trouble with Caroline was that she wasn't willing to work hard," she told herself. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  3. But if he were willing it would be a different matter. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  4. But, tell me, you can't be really jealous if you're willing for me to marry Blaisette? – Where Deep Seas Moan by E. Gallienne-Robin
  5. Next to yourself, no one can be to him what I am, nor is there any one with whom I would be willing to leave him. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  6. If you think it best, I am willing to stay. – Little Frankie on a Journey by Madeline Leslie
  7. I am willing to pay for it. – Frank Merriwell's Chums by Burt L. Standish
  8. Well, he loved her still, and he was willing to marry her. – The Locusts' Years by Mary Helen Fee
  9. Your father promised to give you to me: are you willing – Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen by Alexander Chodsko
  10. He was willing to wait. – The Explorer by W. Somerset Maugham
  11. He was willing to do anything, he said; that is, anything he could do. – The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page
  12. You are willing to come? – Six Women by Victoria Cross
  13. She was willing to die trying to bring the Gospel to them. – White Queen of the Cannibals: The Story of Mary Slessor by A. J. Bueltmann
  14. Really she was violently willing that it should be so. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. The old man takes things more quietly, and is much more willing to let well enough alone: All these superiorities, if such they are, 'you must wait for time to bring you. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  16. She looked like a willing person who would take right hold. – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett
  17. Mrs. Church seemed to be quite willing to do so. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  18. It was quite clear to Harry now that she could give him the information he wanted, if only she were willing to do so. – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  19. I wonder Mr. Chester was willing for the Count's company. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  20. Will you talk with her about it, and ask her if she is willing to try? – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower