Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
Quotation by for the State of Rhode Island
It is said that he once had a sore toe that so annoyed him that he went to the woodpile and chopped it off with an axe, quoting the Scripture, 'If thy foot offend thee, cut it off.'
For the State of Rhode Island, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). Rhode Island: A Guide to the Smallest State (The WPA Guide to Rhode Island), p. 358, Houghton Mifflin (1937).
On Isaiah Ray, a late-18th-century resident of Hope Valley.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.