• 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"
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.