quarter mile quotes

- 10 of 97 Results
I am willing, for a money consideration, to test this physical strength, this nervous force, and muscular power with which I've be ...
Some carpenters were at work here mending a scow on the green and sloping bank. The strokes of their mallets echoed from shore to ...
The scenery of Walden is on a humble scale, and, though very beautiful, does not approach to grandeur, nor can it much concern one ...
The whole bank, which is from twenty to forty feet high, is sometimes overlaid with a mass of this kind of foliage, or sandy ruptu ...
I also heard the whooping of the ice in the pond, my great bed-fellow in that part of Concord, as if it were restless in its bed a ...
Like the water, the Walden ice, seen near at hand, has a green tint, but at a distance is beautifully blue, and you can easily tel ...
There was a crooked man, and he went a crooked mile,
He found a crooked sixpence against a crooked stile:
...
A quarter of an hour is worth a thousand pieces of gold.
Things are always better at home than a mile away.
Musick is certainly a very agreeable Entertainment, but if it would take the entire Possession of our Ears, if it would make us in ...
1 2 3 NEXT
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 ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help