Quotation Explorer - 'Intend'

To do no evil is good, to intend none better. - Claudius, Roman Emperor
How good would a Good Samaritan be, if a Good Samaritan would only intend to do good? - John Janzen
It is much easier to repent of sins that we have committed than to repent of those we intend to commit. - Josh Billings
If people see the Capitol going on, it is a sign we intend the Union shall go on - Abraham Lincoln
I intend to live forever or die trying. - Joseph Heller
As you can see, I have memorized this utterly useless piece of information long enough to pass a test question. I now intend to forget it forever. You’ve taught me nothing except how to cynically manipulate the system. Congratulations. - Bill Watterson
Begin somewhere. You cannot build a reputation on what you intend to do. - Liz Smith
I'm fifty-one years old, but I'm not through yet. I have lived a full life, and intend packing in quite a lot more. - Hedy Lamarr
Points of views that are expressed on Twitter don’t intend to offend, but rather defend and open the conversation up to everyone so that no one has to pretend. - Germany Kent
From the moment I picked up your book until I put it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it. - Groucho Marx
You can't build a reputation on what you intend to do.
I believe that every human has a finite number of heart-beats. I don't intend to waste any of mine running around doing exercises. - Buzz Aldrin
Personally, I like to sleep. And I intend to appropriately confine myself more and more to my living quarters and pass my life away sleeping. - Tsunetomo Yamamoto
I didn’t intend the book as anything therapeutic and I don't think that’s a novel’s goal or responsibility. - Hanya Yanagihara
Let no one be fooled by the fact that we may write in English, for we intend to do unheard of things with it. - Chinua Achebe.
I don't understand why people think everything has to have meaning. While painting the Mona Lisa did Leonardo Da Vinci intend for it to have greater meaning than a work of art that he made? - Devin J. Monroe
Don't live through the moment - live in the moment! Always intend your life! - Thato Gaboitsiwe
I intend all my characters must escape from impossible situations; if they are not in trouble, then as a writer, I am. - Cleveland W. Gibson
Knowledge is a weapon. I intend to be formidably armed. - Terry Goodkind
Listen to what flows from your own mouth. Is it really the message you intend to give? Is it coming out the way you want it to? Is it being received the way you hope it will be? - Akiroq Brost
Life is a one shot deal, it is entirely up to you what you do with it. Me? I intend to make it the best I can, for as long as I can. - Akiroq Brost
I intend to destroy, destroy everything that exists in painting. I have utter contempt for painting. - Juan Miro
Sometimes when Anna is talking to Louise she sees words coming out of her mouth like fistfuls of stones. But she doesn't intend to spew stones; it's simply the only way Anna knows how to takl to her mother. - Jessica Anya Blau
I always take Scotch whiskey at night as a preventive of toothache. I have never had the toothache; and what is more, I never intend to have it. - Mark Twain
Don't ask to borrow unless you intend to repay them. - Mark Romagna
We always want to hold on tight to those we love; but if we intend to keep those we love, we must let go every once in awhile. - Imania Margria
I intend to live in the beauty of past memories for I know them the best. At this moment, the future is unknown so it will be an adventure for me. - Debasish Mridha
We intend to destroy all dogmatic verbal systems. - William S. Burroughs
I've always followed my father's advice: he told me, first to always keep my word and, second, to never insult anybody unintentionally. If I insult you, you can be goddamn sure I intend to. And, third, he told me not to go around looking for trouble. - John Wayne
If I traveled to the end of the rainbow As Dame Fortune did intend, Murphy would be there to tell me The pot's at the other end.
Do not imagine that the good you intend will balance the evil you perform - Norman Mac Donald
I believe that every human has a finite amount of heartbeats. I don't intend to waste any of mine running around doing exercises. - Neil Armstrong
I know indeed what evil I intend to do,but stronger than all my afterthoughts is my fury,fury that brings upon mortals the greatest evils. - Euripides
I intend to bring you strength, joy, courage, perspicacity, defiance. - André Gide
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. - Winston S. Churchill
Living a life without setting goals is like sailing a ship without a planned course. You are likely to end up somewhere you didn’t intend to go! - Derric Yuh Ndim
My Zombie apocalypse plan is simple but effective; I fully intend to die in the very first wave.Seems more logical than undergoing all kinds of hardships only to die eventually anyway (through bites/malnutrition/or terminally chapped lips) - Graham Parke
If you want to succeed in making a son of Africa stupid, simply give him power or money. But If you intend to make him more stupid, then give him the two. - Oppong Amankwaa
We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy - but because they are hard! Because that challenge is one we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone and one we intend to win! - John F. Kennedy
To say that a man is made up of certain chemical elements is a satisfactory description only for those who intend to use him as a fertilizer.
Families break up when they get hints you don't intend and miss hints that you do. - Robert Frost
All worthy work is open to interpretations the author did not intend. Art isn't your pet -- it's your kid. It grows up and talks back to you. - Joss Whedon
The story comes, and it is pure story. That's all I set out to write. But I don't believe that we can write any kind of story without including, whether we intend to or not, our response to the world around us. - Madeleine L'Engle
From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it. - Groucho Marx
History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.
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