Quotes containing word "bring"

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Sell also: add, bestow, contribute, convey, fetch, get, impart, Institute, land, lend, play, take, work, wreak

Definitions and meanings of word "bring"

• Verb: take something or somebody with oneself somewhere; examples: "Bring me the box from the other room", "Take these letters to the boss", "This brings me to the main point"

• Verb: cause to come into a particular state or condition; examples: "Long hard years of on the job training had brought them to their competence", "bring water to the boiling point"

• Verb: cause to happen or to occur as a consequence; examples: "I cannot work a miracle", "wreak havoc", "bring comments", "play a joke", "The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area"

• Verb: go or come after and bring or take back; examples: "Get me those books over there, please", "Could you bring the wine?", "The dog fetched the hat"

• Verb: bring into a different state; example: "this may land you in jail"

• Verb: be accompanied by; example: "Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"

• Verb: bestow a quality on; examples: "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company", "The music added a lot to the play", "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings", "This adds a light note to the program"

• Verb: advance or set forth in court; example: "bring charges", "institute proceedings"

• Verb: be sold for a certain price; examples: "The painting brought $10,000", "The old print fetched a high price at the auction"

• Verb: attract the attention of; example: "The noise and the screaming brought the curious"

• Verb: induce or persuade; example: "The confession of one of the accused brought the others to admit to the crime as well"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "bring"

Richard G. Scott
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American Clergyman, Saint
Wednesday 7 November 1928 - Tuesday 22 September 2015
Bernice Johnson Reagon
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American Musician, Activist, Composer, Scholar
Born Sunday 4 October 1942
Kim Novak
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American Actress
Born Monday 13 February 1933
Jim Rohn
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American Author, Businessman, Speaker
Wednesday 17 September 1930 - Saturday 5 December 2009
Joseph Franklin Rutherford
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American Clergyman, Judge
Monday 8 November 1869 - Thursday 8 January 1942
John Sayles
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American Writer, Author, Director
Born Thursday 28 September 1950
James T. Walsh
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American Politician
Born Thursday 19 June 1947
Satyajit Ray
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Indian Director
Monday 2 May 1921 - Thursday 23 April 1992
Abraham Lincoln
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American President
Sunday 12 February 1809 - Saturday 15 April 1865
Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Austrian Actor, Businessman, Athlete
Born Wednesday 30 July 1947
Dennis Kucinich
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American Politician
Born Tuesday 8 October 1946
Angela Merkel
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German Statesman
Born Saturday 17 July 1954

I learned that if you bring black people together, you bring them together with a song. To this day, I don't understand how people think they can bring anybody together without a song.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

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Bring me men to match my mountains: Bring me men to match my plains: Men with empires in their purpose and new eras in their brains.

Sam Walter Foss

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To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.

Buddha

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I always like to take my time and examine the two candidates, see not only the two candidates but the policies they will bring in, the people they will bring in, who they might appoint to the Supreme Court, and look at the whole range of issues before making a decision.

Colin Powell

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My manager was Buddy Glee, who put me together with Mike Curb, and was basically the idea to bring some soul to the label and bring something different to the label besides the Hank Williams situation.

Solomon Burke

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Well, let me tell you, after three years of Obama, we are hopeless and changeless, and we need Mitt Romney to bring us back, to bring America back.

Chris Christie

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I want to work with kids and help develop them, show them the right way, the right morals and attitude into how to become a better footballer. Australia has many different cultures but I'd like to bring in the indigenous style, bring their competitiveness, athleticism and raw ability into the frame.

Timothy F. Cahill

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We're gonna try and bring on all the different aspects of horror movie making and bring on guests and show all these old '50's B movies. Not the real corny ones, the real cool ones.

Jerry Only

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If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.

Abraham Lincoln

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I welcome and seek your ideas, but do not bring me small ideas; bring me big ideas to match our future.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

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Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.

Richard Baxter

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Leaders of the future will have to be visionary and be able to bring people in - real communicators. These are things that women bring to leadership and executive positions, and it's going to be incredibly valuable and incredibly in demand.

Anita Borg

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Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.

Angela Carter

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We must get the American public to look past the glitter, beyond the showmanship, to the reality, the hard substance of things. And we'll do it not so much with speeches that will bring people to their feet as with speeches that bring people to their senses.

Mario Cuomo

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Information can bring you choices and choices bring power - educate yourself about your options and choices. Never remain in the dark of ignorance.

Joy Page

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Bring on your tear gas, bring on your grenades, your new supplies of Mace, your state troopers and even your national guards. But let the record show we ain't going to be turned around.

Ralph Abernathy

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In a world full of competing emergencies and disasters, it really helps if there is an international locomotive that can help us bring attention - help us bring resources.

Jan Egeland

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I've been to Africa three times. All right? You can't bring Western reasoning into the culture. The same way you can't bring it into fundamental Islam.

Bill O'Reilly

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The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.

Ernest Hemingway

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Don't bring your need to the marketplace, bring your skill. If you don't feel well, tell your doctor, but not the marketplace. If you need money, go to the bank, but not the marketplace.

Jim Rohn

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