contrasting quotes

- 10 of 14 Results
Neither the historian nor the cartographer can ever reproduce the reality they are trying to communicate to the reader of books or ...
Humour is the describing the ludicrous as it is in itself; wit is the exposing it, by comparing or contrasting it with something e ...
The leadership qualities of Franklin Roosevelt and Dwight Eisenhower deserve special scrutiny because their common and contrasting ...
But I must needs take my petulance, contrasting it with my accustomed morning hopefulness, as a sign of the ageing of appetite, of ...
To Freud, the unconscious was primarily regressive; when Jung challenged this view, it seemed to Freud that Jung was in flight fro ...
Two destitute lives. Two sickly bachelors, chaste though without vows, deprived of all daily affection, suffering all the torments ...
We could not help contrasting the equanimity of Nature with the bustle and impatience of man. His words and actions presume always ...
In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and ki ...
O, this life
Is nobler than attending for a check;
...
This blessèd plot, this earth, this realm, this England
This nurse, this teeming womb of royal kings,
...
1 2 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