Quotes: brooding

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  • A reasonable amount o fleas is good for a dog - keeps him from brooding over being a dog, maybe.
  • Bruce Catton
    Bruce Catton
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    Abraham Lincoln was not all brooding and melancholy and patient understanding. There was a hard core in him, and plenty of toughness. He could recognize a revolutionary situation when he saw one, and he could act fast and ruthlessly to meet it.
  • Bryan Callen
    Bryan Callen
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    I've always wanted to be a brooding, deep, dark artist, but I can never keep that facade going for more than 15 minutes.
  • Amy Lowell
    Amy Lowell
    American poet, criticus 1874-1925
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    Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Arnold Bennett
    British novelist 1867-1931
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    The best cure for worry, depression, melancholy, brooding, is to go deliberately forth and try to lift with one's sympathy the gloom of somebody else.
  • The concept of neutrality can lead to a brooding and pervasive devotion to the secular and a passive, or even active, hostility to the religious. Such results are not only not compelled by the Constitution, but, it seems to me, are prohibited by it.
  • David Lehman
    David Lehman
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    There is an air of last things, a brooding sense of impending annihilation, about so much deconstructive activity, in so many of its guises; it is not merely postmodernist but preapocalyptic.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    Tom's great yellow bronze mask all draped upon an iron framework. An inhibited, nerve-drawn; dropped face - as if hung on a scaffold of heavy private brooding; and thought.
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