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Sentences with the noun accomplishment

34 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)

The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
(Vince Lombardi)

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, )

The accomplishment came despite the automaker's slumping U.S. sales amid its scandal.
(USA Today - Money, )

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, )

The latest accomplishment is by a player who only used two dance pads for controls to reach the level cap.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

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, )

Alex Rodriguez will turn 40 on Monday, and his sense of accomplishment this year stems not only from his bouncing back after seasons of decline, but also from his longevity.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Dorsey Coach Ralph Tilley won his 15th City Section boys track and field championship, and he can thank getting out many of his school's top athletes for the accomplishment on Thursday night.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling but in rising again after you fall.” Vince Lombardi’s words accurately describe the last year and a half of Alastair Cook’s cricket career.
(The Independent - Cricket, )

Other sentences

99 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)

"Room" is both accomplishment and conundrum.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

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, )

Underwood is in a class of her own with a remarkable new career accomplishment.
(Forbes - Business, )

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, )

The visit would cap a signature foreign policy accomplishment in Obama's last year.
(USA Today - World, )

Although this is a huge accomplishment, stardom is nothing to new to this performer.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

On Wednesday, Harvey added another accomplishment to his list: making America smile.
(NBC Today, )

Dungey considers it his most significant accomplishment as the 2016 season approaches.
(USA Today - Motor Sports, )

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

Goal-setting tends to lead to accomplishment, but that’s also where problems can begin.
(USA Today - Money, )

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

Reaching the title game would be Klinsmann’s biggest accomplishment and one of best U.S. wins.
(USA Today - Sports, )

This is not intended to diminish his accomplishment, just to point out that he can get even better.
(CBC Sports in CBC Sports, )

After a difficult personal stretch, Marcus Sherels again celebrated an accomplishment on the field.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

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, )

Winning 22 Grand Slam singles titles is a brilliant accomplishment, because it’s incredibly hard to do.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

But even in a game with as many boxes to check as this one, on accomplishment stands above the rest: the lighthouse.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Whatever you may think of Hillary Clinton — and few are neutral — her accomplishment this week cannot be denied.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

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, )

Jordan Spieth knows there is at least one accomplishment on his resume more difficult than erasing his blunders at the 2016 Masters.
(UPI - Sports News, )

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, )

All previous work on cellular reprogramming required adding external genes to the cells, making this accomplishment an unprecedented feat.
(Science Daily - 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, )

A former NASA engineer in California posted a video showing his latest world-changing accomplishment: the world's largest functioning Nerf gun.
(UPI - Odd News, )

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, )

It will be Stephen Harper's greatest accomplishment if the complex approval process for this even more complex package ends in full ratification.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

The deal with a big block of its creditors gives Puerto Rico a needed accomplishment at a time when other developments have been going against it.
(The New York Times - Business, )

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, )

Olympian Simone Manuel’s first-place finish in the 100-meter freestyle last week was more than a personal accomplishment: It was a cultural milestone.
(Los Angeles Times - Education, )

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, )

There's no need to hold back in saluting the extraordinary accomplishment of Chino Hills' -0 basketball season that left fans in a frenzy and opponents in awe.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

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, )

At 17 years old, Bindi Irwin is an actress, conservationist and a ballroom champ — and now she has one more accomplishment to add to that list: She's a licensed driver!
(NBC Today, )

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, )

This is an accomplishment that even Intel's modem technology is not presently capable of - because it lacks the CDMA modem used for legacy 3G coverage by Verizon and Sprint.
(Forbes - Technology, )

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, )

Jared Borgetti is the most prolific scorer in the history of the Mexican national team, a significant accomplishment in a country where soccer is more a religion than a sport.
(Los Angeles Times - Soccer, )

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, )

After their win and the Steelers’ loss, the Jets control their destiny, which is an accomplishment for a team that started fast but faded, blowing leads like the Jets of old.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Debuting at No. 1 is certainly an accomplishment, but bumping artists like David Bowie and Adele down the music charts has Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie simply gobsmacked.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

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, )

At Nasa's Ames Research Centre, California, Russian billionaire Yuri Milner handed out seven Breakthrough Prizes, for scientific accomplishment, worth $3 million2 million) each.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

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, )

When CBC News reported Sean Cooper’s story late last year, reader comments flooded the internet, with many reviling the 30-year-old’s accomplishment: paying off his house in three years.
(Sophia Harris in CBC News - Business, )

The team behind Glee did so a few years ago, and Herb Alpert (and his band) also did the same many decades ago...though none of this is meant to discount Future’s incredible accomplishment.
(Forbes - Business, )

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, )

Pisar survived the Holocaust to create a life of accomplishment, including becoming an adviser to John F. Kennedy, whom he met at Harvard, and as a lawyer to corporate executives and movie stars.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Researchers found that when people took pride in an accomplishment and chalked that up to being disciplined and responsible, they were more likely to continue making disciplined choices through the day.
(Science Daily - News, )

The only person standing between Drew Doughty and an imposing accomplishment — becoming the No. 1 scoring defenseman in Kings history — happens to be the same guy trying to help him reach that spot.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

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, )

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