get one's hooks into so quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
While criticism or fear of punishment may restrain us from doing wrong, it does not make us wish to do right. Disregarding this si ...
"Would you--be good enough--" Alice panted out, after running a little further, "to stop a minute--just to get--one's breath again ...
They look quite promising in the shop; and not entirely without hope when I get them back into my wardrobe. But then, when I put t ...
[In the old religion of the Indians in New Mexico] the whole life-effort of man was to get his life into direct contact with the e ...
It is so much more difficult to live with one's body than with one's soul. One's body is so much more exacting: what it won't have ...
We could get no further into the Æneid than
Matque altae moenia Romae,
...
Surely, this commandment that I am commanding you today is not too hard for you, nor is it too far away. It is not in heaven, that ...
In preparing the soil for planting, you will need several tools. Dynamite would be a beautiful thing to use, but it would have a t ...
Journalism could be described as turning one's enemies into money.
My main wish is to get my books into other people's rooms, and to keep other people's books out of mine.
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