Quotes containing word "forward"

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Sell also: ahead, fore, forth, forwards, moving, onward, onwards

Definitions and meanings of word "forward"

• Noun: the person who plays the position of forward on a basketball team

• Noun: a position on a basketball team

• Verb: send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit; example: "forward my mail"

• Adj: at or near or directed toward the front; examples: "the forward section of the aircraft", "a forward plunge down the stairs", "forward motion"

• Adj: moving toward a position ahead; examples: "forward motion", "the onward course of events"

• Adj: used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; example: "a forward child badly in need of discipline"

• Adj: of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle; example: "in a forward gear"

• Adj: moving forward

• Adv: at or to or toward the front; (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations); examples: "he faced forward", "step forward", "she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine"

• Adv: forward in time or order or degree; examples: "from that time forth", "from the sixth century onward"

• Adv: toward the future; forward in time; examples: "I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring", "I look forward to seeing you"

• Adv: in a forward direction; examples: "go ahead", "the train moved ahead slowly", "the boat lurched ahead", "moved onward into the forest", "they went slowly forward in the mud"

• Adv: near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane; example: "the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "forward"

Martin O'Malley
5 quotes about forward
American Politician
Born Friday 18 January 1963
Sellapan Ramanathan
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Singaporean Statesman, Politician
Thursday 3 July 1924 - Monday 22 August 2016
David Axelrod
4 quotes about forward
American Public Servant, Consultant
Born Tuesday 22 February 1955
Stephen Gardiner
3 quotes about forward
British Politician, Architect
Friday 25 April 1924 - Thursday 15 February 2007
Harry Reid
2 quotes about forward
American Leader, Politician
Born Saturday 2 December 1939
Peter Hain
3 quotes about forward
British Leader, Politician
Born Thursday 16 February 1950
Duane G. Carey
3 quotes about forward
American Saint, Astronaut
Born Tuesday 30 April 1957
Harold Ford
2 quotes about forward
American Leader, Politician
Born Monday 11 May 1970
John Amery
3 quotes about forward
British Politician
Thursday 14 March 1912 - Wednesday 19 December 1945
Franklin D. Roosevelt
3 quotes about forward
American President
Monday 30 January 1882 - Thursday 12 April 1945
Julian Assange
3 quotes about forward
Australian Journalist, Editor, Activist, Publisher
Born 1971
Nick Ferguson
one quote about forward
American Athlete
Born Wednesday 27 November 1974

We can move America forward with a strong middle class. We can move America forward with a strong Democratic majority in the Senate. And together we can move America forward with Barack Obama in the White House.

Harry Reid

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I think I'm mostly looking forward to the college life. I'm looking forward to more freedom. Here everything is really structured and scheduled, but in college you've got to be more responsible and you can get things done on your own time. I'm really looking forward to that.

Nerlens Noel

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Well, the important message that we've always carried to China is that we look forward to your progress and prosperity, we look forward to you playing a role in the progress and prosperity of this region and we look forward to stability in your relations with others.

Sellapan Ramanathan

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As a kid, there are some things you looked forward to. You looked forward to Charlie Brown during Halloween and you looked forward to Monday Night Football.

Nick Ferguson

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I look forward to their convention and look forward to hearing the President talk about what he will do for the next four years. He hasn't done it up to this point.

Harold Ford

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The further forward we go, the further back we have to explore in order to go forward again.

Stephen Gardiner

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I'm looking forward to coming to SleuthFest I've heard so many good things about it from my writer friends. I'm looking forward to seeing my buddies and talking to readers who want to know about the way I work.

Charlaine Harris

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They rushed to move it forward, uh, and then a lawsuit was filed and we spent many months litigating, rather than trying to come up with legislation and move forward on that front.

Tom Udall

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A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a part of the pleasure flowing out of it, enjoyed in advance. But this is afterward deducted, for the more we look forward to anything the less we enjoy it when it comes.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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You play a certain way for so long, and change is good. So I look forward to change, and I look forward to playing with the proper talent that we were able to put together.

Dwyane Wade

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I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you've done.

Robert Downey, Jr.

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Even though this is late in an election year, there is no way we can go forward except together and no way anybody can win except by serving the people's urgent needs. We cannot stand still or slip backwards. We must go forward now together.

Gerald R. Ford

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I find that the best way to do things is to constantly move forward and to never doubt anything and keep moving forward, if you make a mistake say you made a mistake.

John Frusciante

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We're on the same radius from the Earth, and then we start to swing around to where we're ahead of them on the velocity vector, so we come in relative to the station from this forward velocity position and dock on to the forward end of the Lab.

Linda M. Godwin

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I'm going to be looking forward, asked to be judged on my record, not taken back as has been the - in a sense, the tendency throughout politics in Northern Ireland, is to always look back, always look at what was said a long time ago, instead of looking forward.

Peter Hain

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In times of adversity - for the country we love - Maryland always chooses to move forward. Progress is a choice. Job creation is a choice. Whether we move forward or back: this too is a choice.

Martin O'Malley

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But a lot of the old fans are listening to a lot of the younger music. So I gotta keep moving forward, and they'll move forward too.

Kenneth Edmonds

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Things can fall apart, or threaten to, for many reasons, and then there's got to be a leap of faith. Ultimately, when you're at the edge, you have to go forward or backward; if you go forward, you have to jump together.

Yo-Yo Ma

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To play in the Olympics, to play for your country, there's nothing like it. You love doing it and I'm looking forward to it again. We're all looking forward to trying to win another gold.

Joe Sakic

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Growth is an erratic forward movement: two steps forward, one step back. Remember that and be very gentle with yourself.

Julia Cameron

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