wiping the slate clean quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
When offense occurred, Slaughter took the trail, and seldom returned with a live prisoner. Usually he reported that he had chased ...
Or driven wild
by snakes that kept the carrots clean,
she butchered snakes and carrots with a hoe.
The nice clean intimacy which we now so admire between the sexes is sterilizing. It makes neuters. Later on, no deep, magical sex- ...
Untidy is perhaps too mild a word; slut would be a better one. Being a slut is of course partly a matter of bad luck as well as ba ...
An illustration is no argument,--nor do I maintain the wiping of a looking-glass clean, to be a syllogism;Mbut you all, may it ple ...
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise ... s ...
With the present wage conditions there are thousands of young women who are living in a state of semi-starvation and they are alwa ...
Because humans are not alone in exhibiting such behavior--bees stockpile royal jelly, birds feather their nests, mice shred paper- ...
Every man needs slaves like he needs clean air. To rule is to breathe, is it not? And even the most disenfranchised get to breathe ...
Keep your hands clean and pure from the infamous vice of corruption, a vice so infamous that it degrades even the other vices that ...
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