Encountering: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 297 pages
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Familiar Quotations Correlates ndash; ConnectNone of the defendants could be at all connected with the case. Wholesale bribery and intimidation of witnesses were resorted to. The defendants were not proved guilty of the crime charged under the indictment.ndash;John Peter AltgeldTo be sure, nothing is more important to the integrity of the universities than a rigorously enforced divorce from war-oriented research and all connected enterprises.ndash;Hannah ArendtA peasant becomes fond of his pig and is glad to salt away its pork. What is significant, and is so difficult for the urban stranger to understand, is that the two statements are connected by an and not by a but.ndash;John BergerIt's a marvelous feeling when someone says ''I want to do this song of yours'' because they've connected to it. That's what I'm after.ndash;Mary Chapin CarpenterBaseness of character or conduct not only sears the conscience, but deranges the intellect. Right conduct is connected with right views of truth.ndash;Charles Caleb ColtonThere's a compelling reason to master information and news. Clearly there will be better job and financial opportunities. Other high stakes will be missed by people if they don't master and connect information.ndash;Dennis EverettePeople come to Washington believing it's the center of power. I know I did. It was only much later that I learned that Washington is a steering wheel that's not connected to the engine.ndash;Richard GoodwinI discovered early in my movie work that a movie is never any better than the stupidest man connected with it. There are times when this distinction may be given to the writer or director. Most often it belongs to the producer.ndash;Ben HechtThe possibilities of creative effort connected with the subconscious mind are stupendous and imponderable. They inspire one with awe.ndash;Napoleon HillInformation is recorded in vast interconnecting networks. Each idea or image has hundreds, perhaps thousands, of associations and is connected to numerous other points in the mental network.ndash;Peter Russell

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