re-sail quotes

- 10 of 178 Results
This morning, as for some days past, it seems exceedingly probable that this Administration will not be re-elected.
[If not re-elected in 1864] then it will be my duty to so co-operate with the President elect, as to save the Union between the el ...
Was it the proud full sail of his great verse,
Bound for the prize of all too precious you,
...
My mind is not a bed to be made and re-made.
I was asked to-night why I refuse to have truck with intellectuals after business hours. But of course I won't. 1. I am not an int ...
Words convey the mental treasures of one period to the generations that follow; and laden with this, their precious freight, they ...
By this also ye must know that women have dominion over you: do ye not labour and toil, and give and bring all to the woman? Yea, ...
Our fathers water'd with their tears
This sea of time whereon we sail,
...
To summarize the contentions of this paper then. Firstly, the phrase 'the meaning of a word' is a spurious phrase. Secondly and co ...
Words are not (except in their own little corner) facts or things;we need therefore to prise them off the world, to hold them apar ...
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