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Sentences with the noun accomplishment

31 examples:

What an accomplishment!

It is quite an accomplishment.

He was sure of his work's accomplishment.

The accomplishment of this task took many years.

The accomplishment of the task took several years.

It is advisable for a man or woman to acquire an accomplishment.

An accomplishment cannot be looked upon as yours unless you paddled your own canoe.

There is a price to pay for accomplishment.
(Edwin Louis Cole)

Ruthlessness is key to a man's accomplishment.
(Chinese proverb)

All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.
(Ray Kroc)

Any form of a winning record in the conference is an accomplishment.
(Jordan Knight)

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
(Arnold Toynbee)

Torment, for some men, is a need, an appetite, and an accomplishment.
(Emile M. Cioran)

We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
(Nguyen Co Thatch)

Blessedness consists in the accomplishment of our desires, and in our having only regular desires.
(Saint Aurelius Augustine)

It is the first fish to achieve such an accomplishment.
(Tech Times - Science, )

There is a sense of accomplishment when an estate plan is executed.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Engineers responsible for sending man to the moon reflect on their accomplishment 45 years later.
(CNN - Technology, )

Forget his amazing film resume — we all know that Leo's best accomplishment is his impeccable hair.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Jack Nicklaus was able to keep the secret for two weeks, which according to his wife, Barbara, is quite the accomplishment.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Brickner preached the virtues of home care, but his biggest accomplishment was helping to develop ways to treat people who do not have homes.
(The New York Times - Health, )

A New York 11-year-old is a viral star after he drew a world map from memory in school and photos of the accomplishment were shared on Reddit.
(UPI - Odd News, )

And suppose your most recent accomplishment was what Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel did yesterday in the Chick-fil-A-Bowl at the Georgia Dome.
(Forbes - Business, )

Lady Gaga brushed off her apparent media feud with Madonna this week, telling a British magazine irking her elder was something of an accomplishment.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Scientists have unveiled the genetic blueprint for the strain of wheat used in bread — an accomplishment that may guide the breeding of new varieties.
(NBC News Science, )

Likewise, today’s great business leaders at all levels motivate employees to transform their enterprises and help them reach new heights of accomplishment.
(Forbes - Education, )

This was a triumph built on a gritty determination and even if moments of brilliant accomplishment were lacking, the sentimentality of the occasion was still stirring.
(The Independent - Football, )

They say the accomplishment could provide a basic building block for new kinds of electronic lenses, as well as quantum-based devices that combine electronics and optics.
(Science Daily - News, )

Four of Connecticut's five starters scored in double figures as the Huskies women's basketball team matched the accomplishment of their male counterparts Tuesday night, defeating Notre Dame -58 to win a record ninth NCAA championship and becoming only the second team to complete a perfect 40-0 season.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Having been successful in their search for the Higgs boson -- the so-called "God particle" that appeared to put a big red ribbon of completion on the Standard Model of physics -- you would think particle physicists would be happy to put their feet up on the couch and bask in the glow of their accomplishment.
(UPI - Science News, )

This is how change occurs, and this has been particularly well-illustrated in the accomplishment of man's dreams of flying, as seen in the successes of such larger than life characters as: the Wright brothers; Billy Mitchell; Eddie Rickenbacker; Frenchman Louis Blériot (-1936, who was the first to successfully fly across the English Channel); Glenn Curtiss (who organized America's first aircraft company); Amelia Earhart; air power advocate Billy Mitchell; and Chuck Yeager, etc. etc..
(Forbes - Technology, )

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80 examples:

There can be no great accomplishment without risk.

Lindbergh's solo nonstop transatlantic flight was a remarkable accomplishment.

Many people, if not most, look on literary taste as an elegant accomplishment.

Christianity is a powerful force. That, for example, protestant missionaries come back home from Asia unconverted - that is a great accomplishment.

He is also credited with banishing all the snakes from Ireland, and it is to this accomplishment that I would like to share this allegory and join with St. Patrick in banishing the snakes from all of Babylon, everywhere.

An accomplishment sticks to a person.
(Japanese proverb)

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
(Hausa proverb)

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
(Jim Rohn)

You get whatever accomplishment you are willing to declare.
(Georgia O'Keeffe)

Self-image sets the boundaries of individual accomplishment.
(Maxwell Maltz)

I can now successfully drive a stick. That's a huge accomplishment.
(Shannon Miller)

Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
(Thomas Carlyle)

Whatever accomplishment you boast of in the world, there is someone better than you.
(African proverb)

Nothing can cause turmoil and the defeat of accomplishment as quickly as disorganization.

The love of these people and of my fans mean more than any award or special accomplishment.
(Wynonna Judd)

There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
(Norman Vincent Peale)

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
(Norman Vincent Peale)

And that's not even his biggest accomplishment.
(CNN - World Business, )

Reelection wasn't President Obama's only accomplishment Tuesday.
(Salvador Rodriguez in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

But making the most of the internship is the real accomplishment.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

It’s an “impressive” accomplishment but not sufficient to...
(Mary MacVean in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Often, it is just the sense of personal accomplishment in reaching a new level.
(Forbes - Education, )

In this city of constant change, it's quite an accomplishment to last 100 years.
(Jessica Gelt in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

With this accomplishment, we've now documented every planet in our solar system.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )

That’s quite an accomplishment in the Big Apple, home of the heavy thumb-on-the-scale.
(Forbes - Business, )

And that is quite an accomplishment for a program that for decades was mired in mediocrity.
(Forbes - Business, )

A drive on Feb. 2015, put the rover within 220 yards (200 meters) of this marathon accomplishment.
(Science Daily - News, )

With this accomplishment, we've now documented every planet in the classical, nine-member solar system.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )

The Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize is presented annually to a living American poet for lifetime accomplishment.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

However, behind this man's bank-manager-style exterior lies a man of considerable accomplishment, writes SIMON HEFFER.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Kobe Bryant didn't pass Michael Jordan on the career scoring list, but there was still quite an accomplishment Friday.
(Mike Bresnahan in Los Angeles Times - Football, )

Q: A master’s degree is a big accomplishment, especially for someone who’s essentially had to relearn how to study.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

That way, as you achieve each smaller objective, you’ll be buoyed with accomplishment and motivated to stay on course.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

While being selected at the NHL draft is a major accomplishment for a teenager, it's far from the end of a long journey.
(Doug Harrison in CBC Sports, )

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen posted an Instagram video of her latest accomplishment in her rehabilitation process.
(NBC Today, )

With a deadlocked Congress, President Obama risks leaving office in 2017 without a major accomplishment from his second term.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

U.N. officials say antagonists facing each other at peace talks for the first time is an accomplishment measured in "half-steps".
(USA Today - World, )

That's quite an accomplishment in a highly competitive U.S. market, but easy to understand when looking at Kia's recipe for success.
(Forbes - Business, )

With her stunning assault on FIFA last week, Loretta Lynch became a global rock star, a rare accomplishment for a U.S. attorney general.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

It's another slice of a new era of female accomplishment — from the corridors of power in Washington to the helms of the family enterprise.
(Forbes - Education, )

Commissioner Bud Selig leaves office on Sunday with a record of accomplishment, as well as some missteps, and an undeniable passion for baseball.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

To have a pair of Canadian women win gold and silver in mountain bike racing at the Pan Am Games was a wonderful accomplishment, though not a shocker.
(Mike Brophy in CBC Sports, )

India has been polio-free for three years, an accomplishment that will lead to the formal dropping of the nation from the list of polio-endemic countries.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Health, )

But from a technical standpoint, what Iridium Studios has done with There Came An Echo is an ambitious accomplishment that's nothing short of magnificent.
(Forbes - Technology, )

An Alaskan theatre group had a signature accomplishment in 2013: a new production of Shakespeare’s King Lear inspired by Gwich’in language and culture.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

At the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Suzman’s signature accomplishment was the central role he played in creating a global network of surveys on aging.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Prior to this latest accomplishment, Groban’s highest-charting entry was his album All That Echoes, which barely cracked the top ten, coming in at number nine.
(Forbes - Business, )

As the Vail International Dance Festival begins its 25th season this week, it's high time to reflect on what has to be the annual variety show's greatest accomplishment.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Addressing sports editors for what he said was the final time, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig tried to sum up his proudest accomplishment since he took the job in 1992.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Though U.S. players refused to say that beating Ghana would be a huge accomplishment, the team simply would not allow a third straight World Cup loss to the Black Stars.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

John J. Gilligan, a liberal Democrat whose creation of the state income tax was his most lasting accomplishment and also the undoing of his political career, died Monday.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The newly minted college graduates of the Class of 2014 have rightly celebrated with their friends and families the important accomplishment of obtaining a college degree.
(Forbes - Education, )

Legendary actress, singer and dancer Rita Moreno has been named the recipient of the 50th SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

After weeks of captivating Canada on tour, Ed Sheeran can "x" another accomplishment off his list after a load-bearing hosting performance at Sunday's Much Music Video Awards.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Las Vegas’ Bacchanal Buffet welcomed its one millionth guest during Labor Day, quite an accomplishment for a buffet that won’t celebrate its first birthday until next week.
(Jay Jones in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

As a longtime official at the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Suzman’s signature accomplishment was the central role he played in creating a global network of surveys on aging.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

But the most remarkable moment in the quintet's concert Monday night — and the most vivid demonstration of its improbable accomplishment — involved only one of those voices, in...
(Mikael Wood in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Organ donors added 2,270,859 years to the lives of American transplant recipients over 25 years—a "stellar accomplishment," experts say in a study published Wednesday in JAMA Surgery.
(Fox News - Health, )

With Afghan politics shifting, Gen. Abdul Raziq believes his main accomplishment, making Kandahar Province relatively peaceful amid Taliban territory, is no longer enough to protect him.
(The New York Times - World News, )

President Juan Manuel Santos is hailing a partial agreement on a role in Colombian politics for the nation's largest rebel group as an unprecedented accomplishment after a year of peace talks.
(Fox News - World, )

It's a shocking accomplishment, setting a new bar for world-building in video games and offering a world of staggering scope and depth, especially coming from such a small team at CD Projekt Red.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Guerrero's home run, a fifth-inning grand slam, came on a 1-and-1 breaking pitch from Jeff Francis — an accomplishment he celebrated with a flip of the bat as he began his jog down the first base line.
(Kevin Baxter in Los Angeles Times - Baseball, )

Considering just how vulnerable the healthcare industry is to global network hacking, it's no small accomplishment to avoid the main spotlight at the cybersecurity event of the year ‒ Black Hat USA 2014.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The band has been a commercial favorite in the UK and around the world for over a decade, but their adoption in the US has been slower to come, so a number one album is a special accomplishment for the group.
(Forbes - Business, )

Though U.S. players refused to say that beating Ghana would be a huge accomplishment, the team, led by their goalkeeper, Tim Howard, simply would not allow them to lose to the Black Stars in a third straight World Cup.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Walking on her new prosthetic leg without crutches is a huge accomplishment, but to see Daniel ride 26 miles on a hand cycle underscores the tremendous progress she's made in the five months since the Boston Marathon bombings.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Now that the brilliant misspelled horse American Pharoah has captured racing’s Triple Crown, it’s time to get greedy about witnessing the next great sports accomplishment: a possible Grand Slam by tennis’s Serena Williams.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Despite saving thousands of lives yearly, nearly half of organ transplant surgeons report a low sense of personal accomplishment and 40 percent feel emotionally exhausted, according to a new American study on transplant surgeon burnout.
(Science Daily - News, )

That accomplishment will set the onetime U.S. battleground apart from other recent stars such as Indonesia, which is having to come to grips with a failure of government policies to keep up with the investment interest of the last several years.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Harry Reid, the gritty top Democrat in Congress, risks unraveling perhaps the biggest accomplishment of his combative decade in leadership: keeping unruly Democrats united in support of President Obama's agenda and rebuffing an overtly divided GOP.
(Lisa Mascaro, Michael A. Memoli, Mark Z. Barabak in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

With its latest deadline days away, Syria is close to eliminating its stockpile of chemical weapons, monitors said Tuesday, an improbable accomplishment in the midst of civil war that is likely to diminish further the possibility of international intervention.
(Patrick J. McDonnell in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

According to Chua, who expounded on her ideas in a popular book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, the typical Asian mom prioritizes academics and musical accomplishment (in classical piano and violin only) over typical fun kid stuff like sleepovers and playdates.
(Forbes - Education, )

WASHINGTON—The Senate plunged into an election-year session Monday that promises to be long on political maneuvering and less so on accomplishment, beginning with a slow-motion struggle over legislation to renew lapsed jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Burnout is characterized by high emotional exhaustion, high depersonalization and low levels of personal accomplishment, one expert says, explaining people with burnout often feel emotionally drained, overextended and distant or having a lack of feelings toward patients.
(Science Daily - News, )

Hundreds of women, children and other trapped civilians could leave the rebel-held center of the Syrian city of Homs -- and aid convoys would be allowed access to the besieged district -- in what appears to be the first concrete accomplishment of peace talks here, the United Nations said Sunday.
(Patrick J. McDonnell in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

When "New York, New York" lyricist Fred Ebb wrote that immortal line, "If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere," it's doubtful he imagined the life-or-death stakes such sentiments take on in "A Most Violent Year," an '80s-era NYC crime drama in which just making it from one day to the next seems like a major accomplishment.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Middlesex deposed Yorkshire as the early-season leaders in the County Championship by completing a comfortable win over Northamptonshire at the County Ground, where Toby Roland-Jones, a seam bowler who could not get in the side at the start of the season, finished with the remarkable accomplishment of four career-bests in the same match.
(The Independent - Cricket, )

Plus-size continues to gain prominence within the fashion industry with its latest accomplishment — making it to London Fashion Week.British retailer Evans, which boasts more than 180 stores in the U.K. and Ireland, held their own runway show on Tuesday, with plus-size models showcasing flowy, feminine styles in floral, breezy prints for spring/summer 2014.
(NBC Today, )

In fact, at Babson College while we were the first school to offer a business plan competition in 1984, we stopped teaching the business plan in our curriculum 5 years ago and changed our business plan competition to a the Babson Entrepreneurial Thought and Action (BETA) Challenge which focuses on accomplishment of major milestones in taking action towards creating and growth of a business.
(Forbes - Business, )

I wanted to look back at my life with a sense of accomplishment and self worth, and fortunately I have a very good idea of what that looks like and I was never going to get that working for someone else!” I first noticed the brand during London Collections: Men back in June and knew from the minute I saw the beautiful colors, the design and the luxurious feel of the product…they were going to be a hit.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

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