Stand

Stand may refer to:

  • The upright position of standing
  • Stand, Greater Manchester, a residential area in the Metropolitan Borough of Manchester, England
  • A partnership (cricket) in cricket
  • STAND: A Student Anti-Genocide Coalition
  • The Stand Comedy Club, in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Newcastle upon Tyne

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Famous quotes containing the word stand:

    Both th’ old discoveries, and the new-found seas,
    The stock and surplus, cause and historie:
    All these stand open, or I have the keyes:
    Yet I love thee.
    George Herbert (1593–1633)

    Perhaps I stand now on the eve of a new life, shall watch the sun rise and disappear behind a black cloud extending out into a grey sky cover. I shall not be deceived by its glory. If it is to be so, there is work and the influence that work brings, but not happiness. Am I strong enough to face that?
    Beatrice Potter Webb (1858–1943)

    I once told Nixon that the Presidency is like being a jackass caught in a hail storm. You’ve got to just stand there and take it.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)