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According to recent opinion polls, a large majority of Iraqis believe that the U.S. military has no intention to leave Iraq, and that it would stay even is asked by the Iraqi government to leave.
~By John Conyers ~


I think that it is our intention to deny cancer any control over us.
~By Elizabeth Edwards ~


I have absolutely no intention of marrying Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
~By Paul Getty ~


I went back to graduate school with the clear intention that what I wanted to do with my life was to improve societies, and the way to do that was to find out what made economies work the way they did or fail to work.
~By Douglass North ~


I intentionally aided them by being there and blocking an avenue of escape for the victims.
~By Robert Iler ~


In view of China's growing military strength and intentions, the best way to safeguard Asia's permanent peace and prosperity is to have all Asian countries join forces with other democratic countries in the world to form a global community of democracies.
~By Jim Costa ~


I am interested in the study of music and the discipline of music and the experience of music and music as a esoteric mechanism to continue my real intentions.
~By Anthony Braxton ~


You can pour holy oil and holy water on a thug until you have emptied buckets of both; but at the end he will be a consecrated thug, but a thug all the same unless interior intentions and a disciplined man are present.
~By William H. O'Connell ~


When I went to the Olympics, I had every intention of shaving the mustache off, but I realized I was getting so many comments about it - and everybody was talking about it - that I decided to keep it.
~By Mark Spitz ~


I don't have nothing to regret at all in the past, except that I might've unintentionally hurt somebody else or something.
~By Jimi Hendrix ~


Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
~By Peter Drucker ~


Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself.
~By Lao Tzu ~


Continuing a Lenten series on prayer: Prayer is co-operation with God. It is the purest exercise of the faculties God has given us - an exercise that links these faculties with the Maker to work out the intentions He had in mind in their creation.
~By E. Stanley Jones ~


It strikes me there's a bunch of people in power who have really strong intentions of running the world and adjusting the world to exactly how they see it.
~By Colin Hay ~


After leaving law school, I intentionally said that I never wanted to hold a job more than six years.
~By Alphonso Jackson ~


Our intention is to give people, however you might stylize it, a tax cut or a pay raise.
~By Paul O'Neill ~


It's amazing how much you can learn if your intentions are truly earnest.
~By Chuck Berry ~


I would say to young physicians that the more you intentionally improve the lives of the people in the community you serve the better your life will be and the greater your value will be to the community.
~By Samuel Wilson ~


Intentions count in your actions.
~By Abu Bakr ~


It was not my intention whatsoever for the Japanese government to try to get me out of trouble. And I really appreciate the Japanese government for all they have done for me.
~By Robert Jenkins ~


Give us a chance to show you that those so-called protective laws to aid women - however well intentioned originally - have become in fact restraints, which keep wife, abandoned wife, and widow alike from supporting her family.
~By Martha Griffiths ~


I was such a dangerous hitter I even got intentional walks during batting practice.
~By Casey Stengel ~


I hope that posterity will judge me kindly, not only as to the things which I have explained, but also to those which I have intentionally omitted so as to leave to others the pleasure of discovery.
~By Rene Descartes ~


It's no accident that my first novel was called Americana. This was a private declaration of independence, a statement of my intention to use the whole picture, the whole culture.
~By Don DeLillo ~


The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions.
~By Robert Brault ~


However, intention needn't enter in, and if a reader sees things in a religious way, and the work is dogmatically acceptable, then I don't see why it should not be interpreted in that way, as well as in others.
~By James Schuyler ~


The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


The remarks about my reaching the age of Social Security and coming to the end of the road, they jolted me. And that was good. Because I sure as hell had no intention of just sitting around for the rest of my life. So I'd whip out the paints and really go to it.
~By Norman Rockwell ~


In Oxford before the war, I had, with this interest in mind, written a short textbook entitled, An Introduction to Economic Analysis and Policy. It was now my intention to rewrite this work.
~By James Meade ~


Hell isn't merely paved with good intentions; it's walled and roofed with them. Yes, and furnished too.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


So to hope to be able to have peace, to be able to have justice and environmental balance, are consequences of our behavior, not just our intentions.
~By Godfrey Reggio ~


I had, before I went to college, I had taken a few years off after high school and really had, I guess in those days, I had no intentions of going to college.
~By Duane G. Carey ~


You have to think an awful lot about your motivations or people's behavioral intentions or what their body language can indicate or what's really going on or what makes people sometimes do, sometimes, the irrational things they do.
~By Ron Silver ~


Well, I love Pink Floyd, so I wouldn't be offended by it. I only intentionally robbed them three or four times.
~By Josh Silver ~


The intention was to shoot short films that can exist as shorts independently, but when I put them all together, there are things that echo through them like the dialogue repeats; the situation is always the same, the way they're shot is very simple and the same.
~By Jim Jarmusch ~


It is more from carelessness about truth than from intentionally lying that there is so much falsehood in the world.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


I have no intention of going back to France, except for yearly visits to meet my family.
~By Francois Gautier ~


I know that Duke made a number of demands, including that the attorney general drop its investigation. We have no intention of asking the attorney general to do that.
~By Gray Davis ~


The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


So that is how I ended up with those two titles, I like Accidentally on Purpose better - it is how we work in our trade - is it really an accident, or is there a thread of destiny in there? That was the intention, I am not sure I found out.
~By Michael York ~


So confident am I in the intentions, as well as wisdom, of the government, that I shall always be satisfied that what is not done, either cannot, or ought not to be done.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


The smallest deed is better than the grandest intention.
~By Roger Nash Baldwin ~


Yeah, I really like being alive. But I definitely don't have any intentions as an artist.
~By John Frusciante ~


Even the best intentioned of great men need a few scoundrels around them; there are some things you cannot ask an honest ma to do.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


The hardest task in a girl's life is to prove to a man that his intentions are serious.
~By Helen Rowland ~


I suppose no man becomes a pocket hunter by first intention.
~By Mary Austin ~


A key to the mentality of the left is that it judges itself by its best intentions, and judges its opponents - America chief among them - by their worst deeds.
~By David Horowitz ~


It is not cowardly, quite the contrary, to seek to meet the adversary and know his intentions. However, it is cowardly, shameful and treasonable to lay down arms.
~By King Hassan II ~


There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring.
~By Tim Roth ~


I knew I wanted to be an actor when I was growing up, really. So when I decided to go to university instead of drama school, it was with the intention of becoming an actor afterwards.
~By Hugh Dancy ~


My intention here is to make it clear that not a single cell of my composition, here in regard to The Raven, is found by chance or intuition, that the composition moved towards perfection with the precision and inevitability of a mathematical equation.
~By Maurice Ravel ~


Like anywhere, we had to make people understand that we were there with good intentions, and that we were there with respect. We started making contacts with the people in the neighborhood three months before shooting began, so that everyone involved was comfortable.
~By Mathieu Kassovitz ~


I'm very skeptical about the good intentions of Milosevic.
~By Warren Christopher ~


Is your remarkably sexist drivel intentional, or just some horrible mistake?
~By Yeardley Smith ~


Intention involves such a small fragment of our consciousness and of our mind and of our life.
~By Jasper Johns ~


It has never demonstrated any desire to provide humane treatment to captured Americans. If anything, the murders of Nicholas Berg and Daniel Pearl declare al Qaeda's intentions to kill even innocent civilian prisoners.
~By John Yoo ~


The test of a belief is not exclusively in the belief itself, but also in the intentions and actions of those who embrace it.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


It is my intention to present - through the medium of photography - intuitive observations of the natural world which may have meaning to the spectators.
~By Ansel Adams ~


Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Kubrick never explained the ending to us, or what his intentions were. He didn't intend for it to be a predictable film.
~By Keir Dullea ~


I love more than anything looking at a movie scene by scene and seeing the intention behind it.
~By Jodie Foster ~


It is my intention to proceed slowly with our trenches.
~By Peter Stuyvesant ~


Superfund was passed with the good intention of cleaning up America's toxic waste sites.
~By Fred Thompson ~


Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


I didn't have evil intentions, but I guess I did have power.
~By Harmon Killebrew ~


The most difficult thing is the organization of people and the expression of your intentions. It's very easy to have a picture in your head and to imagine that you've told everybody about what you need.
~By Neil Jordan ~


The intentions of record companies are not good, from the musician's perspective.
~By Melissa Auf der Maur ~


It is not enough to be well-intentioned; one must strive to put those intentions into action in a capable way. One must consider the effect his actions will have on others. Looked at like this, to persist in ignorance is itself dishonorable.
~By Andrew Cohen ~


It is in the nature of the New Yorker to be as topical as possible, on a level that is often small in scale and playful in intention.
~By Brendan Gill ~


In the Steven F. Austin Colony, which was the first colony, Texans first established a provisional government in 1835 with the intention of writing a declaration of independence soon after.
~By Michael McCaul ~


One lives with so many bad deeds on one's conscience and some good intentions in one's heart.
~By John Dewey ~


My hatred is a thousand times more powerful than all your good intentions.
~By Jim Goad ~


The smallest deed is better than the greatest intention.
~By John Burroughs ~


Well, many of us believe that excessive media concentration is a subject that ought to be addressed, and it is, of course, the intention of the majority party not to allow that to be discussed.
~By Barney Frank ~


Anyone can write one book: even politicians do it. Starting a second book reveals an intention to be a professional writer.
~By Len Deighton ~


In laughter we always find an unavowed intention to humiliate and consequently to correct our neighbour.
~By Henri Bergson ~


I never say a funny thing intentionally.
~By Jayne Meadows ~


I don't know anyone in the public eye who has not made a mistake and said something in a manner that does not truly reflect their intentions.
~By Jim Jeffords ~


Families are the tie that reminds us of yesterday, provide strength and support today, and give us hope for tomorrow. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, or well-managed, can provide what our families provide.
~By Bill Owens ~


Close to the Edge, Red, One of a kind, Discipline, Earthworks, The Sound of Surprise, all seem to me to be albums that captured the essence of the intention.
~By Bill Bruford ~


In the first place, when there is a policy of intentional aggression, inspired by a desire to get possession of the territory or the trade of another country, right or wrong, a pretext is always sought.
~By Elihu Root ~


I think we're entering a very dangerous time. The West has set itself up, decided it's in charge, not for good intentions, not for the benefit of mankind.
~By Thom Yorke ~


There are a lot of movies I'd like to throw away. That's not to say that I went in with that attitude. Any film I ever started, I went in with all the hope and best intentions in the world, but some films just don't work.
~By Kiefer Sutherland ~


All human sin seems so much worse in its consequences than in its intentions.
~By Reinhold Niebuhr ~


A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


I am sure of nothing so little as my own intentions.
~By George Byron ~


I had no intention of pursuing either the characters or the setting further.
~By Stephen R. Donaldson ~


Modern American cinema seems to me superficial. The intention is to understand a certain reality, and the result is nothing but a photographing of that reality.
~By Manuel Puig ~


Naming a transition team varies with the intentions of the candidate; some candidates have been careful to name a transition team as much as a year in advance.
~By Richard V. Allen ~


Any agreement that you have isn't going to be based on North Korea's intentions or trust.
~By Mitchell Reiss ~


In the end, a small section of the crowd, maybe 2,000 to 3,000, turned against me. And that was it. Inside the club they know your best intentions, but the minority shout louder than the rest.
~By Bryan Robson ~


Why do I need succession planning? I'm very alert, I'm very vibrant. I have no intention to retire.
~By Sheldon Adelson ~


My intention was to enroll at McGill University but an unexpected series of events led me to study physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
~By Sidney Altman ~


You know, we have a long history of covering different periods of this band's development with a live record... a sort of live thing that would be done for three or four records, and that was the intention with this particular package.
~By Alex Lifeson ~


Sometimes, his methods and his motives are questionable and even his morals are questionable in the way he does things. But I think his intention is always to protect his daughter.
~By Victor Garber ~


I have no intention of resigning, and confidently expect to resume official duties within three months.
~By Frederick W. Borden ~


I imagine that the intention is to get rid of them. The interests of security demand that we get rid of them.
~By Moshe Sharett ~


Good intentions are not enough. They've never put an onion in the soup yet.
~By Sonya Levien ~


The sincere teachers of their youth should be met, not with an intention to dictate to them, but to give additional force to their well-meant endeavours, and raise them to public esteem.
~By Joseph Lancaster ~


A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them.
~By Liberty Hyde Bailey ~

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