Quotes by gnawing

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  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
  • Robert South
    Robert South
    English churchman
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    Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    Mike Tyson notoriously looked for a way out against Evander Holyfield when it was clear Holyfield had his number. Suddenly, Tyson's cowardice in gnawing off Holyfield's ear overshadowed nearly everything he had accomplished as a fighter.
  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
    Canadian poet, novelist and teacher 1955-
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    Passion was animal flesh, raw desire gnawing and ripping at its early limitations. These passions were to be feared only if undirected by the conscience of the higher self. Mind was the key to the process of enlightenment. Hence reason was the first principle, light itself.
    Source: Mystic Trudeau - The Fire And the Rose Emanations, Destinies, p. 4
  • Benito Mussolini
    Benito Mussolini
    Italian politician and journalist 1883-1945
    Benito Mussolini
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    The fate of nations is intimately bound up with their powers of reproduction. All nations and all empires first felt decadence gnawing at them when their birth rate fell off.
  • Bernard De Voto
    Bernard De Voto
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    The rat stops gnawing in the wood, the dungeon walls withdraw, the weight is lifted your pulse steadies and the sun has found your heart, the day was not bad, the season has not been bad, there is sense and even promise in going on.
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