Quotes containing word "onward"

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Sell also: ahead, forth, forward, forwards, onwards

Definitions and meanings of word "onward"

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

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

• 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"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "onward"

Franz Kafka
one quote about onward
Austrian Writer, Novelist, Critic, Author
Tuesday 3 July 1883 - Tuesday 3 June 1924
Henry Ford
one quote about onward
American Businessman
Thursday 30 July 1863 - Monday 7 April 1947
Otto Hahn
one quote about onward
German Scientist
Saturday 8 March 1879 - Sunday 28 July 1968
Patrick MacGill
one quote about onward
Irish Novelist, Poet, Journalist
1889 - 1960
Dan Quayle
one quote about onward
American Vice President
Born Tuesday 4 February 1947
Jones Very
one quote about onward
American Poet, Scholar
1813 - 1880
Bertrand Russell
one quote about onward
British Philosopher, Critic, Historian, Mathematician
Saturday 18 May 1872 - Monday 2 February 1970
Edward Carpenter
one quote about onward
English Philosopher, Poet, Activist
Thursday 29 August 1844 - Friday 28 June 1929
John L. Lewis
one quote about onward
American Leader
Thursday 12 February 1880 - Wednesday 11 June 1969
Nathaniel Hawthorne
one quote about onward
American Writer, Novelist
Wednesday 4 July 1804 - Thursday 19 May 1864
Albert Pike
one quote about onward
American Writer, Lawyer
Friday 29 December 1809 - Thursday 2 April 1891
Samuel Johnson
one quote about onward
English Critic, Poet, Author, Editor
Wednesday 18 September 1709 - Monday 13 December 1784

From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

Franz Kafka

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Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.

Henry Ford

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At first the English were very surprised by our disregarding the Hague Convention. But from 1916 onward they used at least as much poison as we did.

Otto Hahn

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Marching thus at night, a battalion is doubly impressive. The silent monster is full of restrained power; resolute in its onward sweep, impervious to danger, it looks a menacing engine of destruction, steady to its goal, and certain of its mission.

Patrick MacGill

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We will move forward, we will move upward, and yes, we will move onward.

Dan Quayle

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These are matters of external history. They are indeed prominent objects, often changing and giving a new direction to the current; but they tell us not why it flows onward and will ever flow.

Jones Very

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In America everybody is of the opinion that he has no social superiors, since all men are equal, but he does not admit that he has no social inferiors, for, from the time of Jefferson onward, the doctrine that all men are equal applies only upwards, not downwards.

Bertrand Russell

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For so, surely you will cast a light of gladness upon his onward journey, and contribute your part towards the building of that kingdom of love which links our earth to heaven.

Edward Carpenter

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The organization and constant onward sweep of this movement exemplifies the resentment of the many toward the selfishness, greed and the neglect of the few.

John L. Lewis

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The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Doubt, the essential preliminary of all improvement and discovery, must accompany the stages of man's onward progress. The faculty of doubting and questioning, without which those of comparison and judgment would be useless, is itself a divine prerogative of the reason.

Albert Pike

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From the middle of life onward, only he remains vitally alive who is ready to die with life.

Samuel Johnson

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Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.

Elizabeth Harrison

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Ever up and onward.

Billy Strayhorn

Words: ever, onward
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It has now become the doctrine of a large clan of politicians that political honesty is unnecessary, slow, subversive of a man's interests, and incompatible with quick onward movement.

Anthony Trollope

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We can never learn too much of His will towards us, too much of His messages and His advice. The Bible is His word and its study gives at once the foundation for our faith and an inspiration to battle onward in the fight against the tempter.

John D. Rockefeller

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There are singers that I have enjoyed, from Nina Simone and Ray Charles onward. But the music that made music the number one thing for me as a youth was jazz.

Robert Wyatt

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