listening in quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
I started off rapping for people just like myself, people who were in awe of wealth and flash. It was a conversation between me an ...
Opera once was an important social instrument--especially in Italy. With Rossini and Verdi people were listening to opera together ...
... most of all [the actor] will love the boys and girls, the men and women, who sit in the cheapest seats, in the very last row o ...
Proportion ... You can't help thinking about it in these London streets, where it doesn't exist.... It's like listening to a symph ...
Listening to a news broadcast is like smoking a cigarette and crushing the butt in the ashtray.
The literary female, unsatisfied, agitated, empty in her heart and belly, always listening with pained curiosity to the imperative ...
I never can hear a crowd of people singing and gesticulating, all together, at an Italian opera, without fancying myself at Athens ...
I'd take the bus downtown with my mother, and the big thing was to sit at the counter and get an orange drink and a tuna sandwich ...
The first man to discover Chinook salmon in the Columbia, caught 264 in a day and carried them across the river by walking on the ...
Sentences and paragraphs. Sentences are not emotional but paragraphs are. I can say that as often as I like and it always remains ...
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