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Definitions of yale

  1. English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor ( 1649- 1721)
  2. a university in Connecticut
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Quotes of yale

  1. Well, I was lucky in that my being an actress totally overshadowed my having some kind of a... legacy at Yale so that was kind of great. – Jordana Brewster
  2. I really liked Yale although it was extremely intimidating. When I visited the campus, I was hiding behind trees, I felt so unworthy. – Claire Danes
  3. Children are amazing, and while I go to places like Princeton and Harvard and Yale and of course I teach at Columbia, NYU, and that's nice and I love students, but the most fun of all are the real little ones, the young ones. – David Dinkins
  4. Scratch a Yale man with both hands and you'll be lucky to find a coast -guard. Usually you find nothing at all. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  5. So I decided to start writing plays, and went to Yale – Richard Foreman
  6. I flew back and forth and did episodes of Roseanne while I was at Yale – Sara Gilbert
  7. It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree. – John F. Kennedy
  8. The best teaching I ever experienced was at Exeter. Yale was a distinct letdown afterward. – John Knowles
  9. I graduated in 1930 and I went up to the Yale Drama School for two years. – Albert Maltz
  10. I went to an all -girls pre school where everyone went off to Harvard or Yale and I had zero interest in doing so. I think they thought I was on drugs. There was a neighboring all -boys school, so we'd get together and do dumb things. It was your typical Catholic -American upbringing. – Katherine Moennig
  11. A Yale University management professor in response to student Fred Smith's paper proposing reliable overnight delivery service: The concept is interesting and well -formed, but in order to earn better than a 'C', the idea must be feasible. – Frederick W. Smith
  12. Yale places great stress on undergraduate and graduate teaching. I like teaching, and I do a lot of it. – James Tobin
  13. My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could. – George Weinberg

Usage examples for yale

  1. " Yale lock," he said. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. Phelps sits in a chair at Yale – A Book of Prefaces by H. L. Mencken
  3. His father made a fortune in lumber and sent his son to Yale and all the rest of it. – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  4. Hector had never taken regular lessons, but a private tutor, whom his father had employed, a graduate of Yale had instructed him in the rudiments of the " manly art of self- defense," and Hector was very well able to take care of himself against any boy of his own size and strength. – Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger
  5. Baseball Joe at Yale or Pitching for the College Championship From a preparatory school Baseball Joe goes to Yale University. – Dorothy Dale in the City by Margaret Penrose
  6. " I remember," said Norris, " one of my favorite professors at Yale always said that civilization was largely dependent upon civilization," and he pointed out the Indians as an illustration. – Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
  7. In fact, she is to marry a school- master- that is, an assistant professor at Yale – A Bicycle of Cathay by Frank R. Stockton
  8. You might say that I don't slope enough, or not at all, but I'm wire, Yale drawn. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  9. What do you think of Yale friend 'Brom? – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. I remembered myself how the ground- floor windows were elaborately bolted and shuttered, and how the doors of all the rooms opening upon the square inner hall were fitted with extra Yale locks, at an unlikely height, not to be discovered by one within the room. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  11. " I think I may send James to Yale observed his host, " I have a high idea of your college, Mr. Cameron." – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  12. D. Editor of The Literary Review of The New York Evening Post, and a member of the English Department of Yale University. – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby
  13. Curiously enough, for a good many years Yale seemed to grow more and more right if judged in the light of these tests. – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun
  14. Sketch of Yale College. – The Development of Religious Liberty in Connecticut by M. Louise Greene, Ph. D.
  15. It was in June, 1888, that Yale College conferred upon Mark Twain the degree of Master of Arts. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  16. Received degree of Doctor of Letters from Yale – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  17. Yale men gave it to me at the reunion in '91, as president of the class- had my initials on it- ten years- yes, he looked at the pen offered by the store keeper. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  18. The door at the top of the steps was also Yale locked. – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  19. I'd been expelled from Yale in my senior year for gambling. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow

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