Quotes by crack
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A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.
Irvin S. Cobb
American author, humorist, editor and columnist 1876-1944
A sudden violent jolt of it has been known to stop the victim's watch, snap his suspenders and crack his glass eye right across.
American journalist 1960-
After every massacre in a school, Americans grasp at quick cures. 'Let's install metal detectors and give guns to teachers' Let's crack down on troublemakers, weeding out kids who fit the profile of a gunman. Let's buy bulletproof whiteboards for the students to scurry behind, or train kids to throw erasers or cans of soup at an attacker.'
American radio and television 1903-1983
As corny as it may sound, my true goal was to crack the Americana market.
American actor, comedian, and filmmaker 1966-
Chemistry can be a good and bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack with it.
Joe E. Lewis
I always wake up at the crack of ice.
American singer-songwriter, record producer and composer 1944-2003
In my day, we didn't have the cocaine, so we went out and knocked somebody over the head and took the money. But today, all this cocaine and crack, it doesn't give kids a chance.
American actress 1892-1980
It ain't sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so long as you don't break any.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
American Author 1906-
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
English Baptist preacher 1834-1892
Must is a hard nut to crack, but it has a sweet kernel.
American writer and poet 1899-1977
The cradle rocks above an abyss, and common sense tells us that our existence is but a brief crack of light between two eternities of darkness.
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren't enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws.
Canadian-born American Musician, Songwriter, Singer 1934-
There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in.
American politician 1940-
This bill is the legislative equivalent of crack. It yields a short-term high but does long-term damage to the system and it's expensive to boot.
American-British author 1951-
Three things alone are certain when you venture into a loft: that you will crack your head on a beam at least twice, that you will get cobwebs draped over your face, and that you will not find what you went looking for.Source: Im a Stranger Here Myself (US) / Notes From a Big Country (UK) (1998)