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English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Have you not a moist eye, a dry hand, a yellow cheek, a white beard, a decreasing leg, an increasing belly? Is not your voice broken, your wind short, your chin double, your wit single, and every part about you blasted with antiquity?
Mrs. Patrick Campbell
English stage actress
Marriage is the deep, deep peace of the double-bed after the hurly-burly of the chaise-longue.Source: Alexander Woollcott, The First Mrs. Tanqueray
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
Age, like distance lends a double charm.
American businessman and investor 1926-
And then lo and behold IBM, Apple and Motorola took an ad in all the newspapers, double page ad, and said, announcing the chip that they were now able to manufacture it and that they were going to kill Intel.
American racketeer, businessman and gambler 1882-1928
Anyone who'd sell out a whole town wouldn't hesitate to double-cross one man.
French spiritual para-surrealist writer and poet 1908-1944
Art has a double face, of expression and illusion, just like science has a double face: the reality of error and the phantom of truth.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
At twenty three the best of life is over and its bitters double.Source: Journal entry of 1811 titled: Four or Five Reasons in Favour of a Change
Swedish tennis player 1956-
Basically I started playing double handed on both my forehand and backhand side because my first racket was very heavy.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Comes over one an absolute necessity to move. And what is more, to move in some particular direction. A double necessity then: to get on the move, and to know whither.
American politician and actor 1911-2004
Double, no triple, our troubles and we'd still be better off than any other people on earth. It is time that we recognized that ours was, in truth, a noble cause.
Few have heard of Fra Luca Parioli, the inventor of double entry bookkeeping; but he has probably had much more influence on human life than has Dante or Michelangelo.
American writer, playwright 1894-1964
Hollywood held this double lure for me, tremendous sums of money for work that required no more effort than a game of pinochle.
American actress and writer 1979-
I have the emergency kit in my purse that has double-sided tape and Tylenol, and a small energy bar. I'm the one that has an extra lip gloss just in case.
Irish writer 1854-1900
I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked and being really good all the time. That would be hypocrisy.
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