Bids Related Quotes

We do not precisely enjoy liberty at the Figaro. M. de Latouche, our worthy director (ah! you should know the fellow), is always hanging over us, cutting, pruning, right or wrong, imposing upon us his whims, his aberrations, his fancies, and we have to write as he bids ...

George Sand

“The original bids for construction costs started out at $8 million, then it went to $12 million. To stop the bleeding, we've signed a contract for $13.5 million. It's locked in now.”

Larry Bush

If your mother tells you to do a thing, it is wrong to reply that you won't. It is better and more becoming to intimate that you will do as she bids you, and then afterward act quietly in the matter according to the dictates of your best judgment."

Mark Twain

“I've never seen anything like that before. Usually when home teams break up no-hit bids, the crowd cheers the hit and cheers the pitcher. I've never seen them boo before.”

Corey Koskie

That which I would discover The law of friendship bids me to conceal.

William Shakespeare

God bids you not to commit lechery, that is, not to have sex with any woman except your wife. You ask of her that she should not have sex with anyone except you -- yet you are not willing to observe the same restraint in return.

Saint Augustine

“All the bids were well within our projected probable cost.”

Pete Crawford

Ten thousand casks, Forever dribbling out their base contents, Touch'd by the Midas finger of the state, Bleed gold for ministers to sport away. Drink, and be mad then; 'tis your country bids!

William Cowper

“I have enormous interest on this lot. This may blow you away. I have triple order bids of $10,000 on this lot.”

Cathy Elkies

The devil is busytrying to take from uswhat we get from God,and so God bids us hold fast.

C. Nuzum