finishing nail quotes

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He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in
a lordly dish.
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The nail that sticks up will be hammered down.
They'll nail anyone who ever scratched his ass during the National Anthem.
The king-times are fast finishing. There will be blood shed like water, and tears like mist; but the peoples will conquer in the e ...
When I am finishing a picture I hold some God-made object up to it--a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand--as a kind o ...
Minerva House ... was "a finishing establishment for young ladies," where some twenty girls of the ages from thirteen to nineteen ...
I can nail my left palm
to the left-hand cross-piece but
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A little neglect may breed mischief ... for want of a nail, the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want ...
Many hammer all over the wall and believe that with each blow they hit the nail on the head.
Scott took LITERATURE so solemnly. He never understood that it was just writing as well as you can and finishing what you start.
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