Quotes with chosen
It is an honorable calling that you have chosen. Some of you will soon be defending poor, helpless insurance companies who are constantly being sued by greedy, vicious widows and orphans trying to collect on their policies. Others will work tirelessly to protect frightened, beleaguered oil companies from being attacked by depraved consumer groups.
Commencement address, Tulane University School of Law
He marveled at the strange blindness by which men, though they are so alert to what changes in themselves, impose on their friends an image chosen for them once and for all. He was being judged by what he had been. Just as dogs don't change character, men are dogs to one another.
A Happy Death (1971)
All that Mankind has done, thought, gained or been is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of Books. They are the chosen possession of men.
Many a man has fallen in love with a girl in a light so dim he would not have chosen a suit by it.
No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Receiving the Nobel Prize in Physics was a completely unexpected, yet very pleasant surprise. I had to start my pot of coffee very early the morning I received the news that I had been chosen.
Autobiography from Les Prix Nobel. The Nobel Prizes 2000, Editor Tore Frängsmyr, [Nobel Foundation], Stockholm, 2001
Random numbers should not be generated with a method chosen at random
The Art of Computer Programming (1968-2011)
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
A lot of people say that my life is wasted on me because I could be a bigger asshole than I am, but I've chosen not to be.