Quotes: holds

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  • A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office a Republican wants.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    A man may be a heretic in the truth; and if he believe things only because his pastor says so, or the assembly so determines, without knowing other reason, though his belief be true, yet the very truth he holds becomes his heresy.
  • Margaret Deland
    Margaret Deland
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    A pint can't hold a quart - if it holds a pint it is doing all that can be expected of it.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.
  • Ada Leverson
    Ada Leverson
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    As a rule the person found out in a betrayal of love holds, all the same, the superior position of the two. It is the betrayed one who is humiliated.
    Source: Loves Shadow (1908) Ch. xxxix
  • Ben Gibbard
    Ben Gibbard
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    As the flashbulbs burst she holds a smile
    Like someone would hold a crying child Soon everybody will ask what became of you
    Your heart was dying fast and you didn't know what to do.
    Source: Narrow Stairs
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
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    Cast your cares on God; that anchor holds.
  • Alexander Smith
    Alexander Smith
    Scottish Poet, Author 1830-1867
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    Christmas is the day that holds all time together.
  • Carl Zwanzig
    Carl Zwanzig
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    Duct tape is like the Force. It has a light side, a dark side, and it holds the universe together....
  • Each moss, Each shell, each drawling insect, holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who fram'd This scale of beings; holds a rack which, lost Would break the chain, and leave behind a gap Which Nature's self would rue.
  • Joseph Stalin
    Joseph Stalin
    Sovjet politician 1879-1953
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    Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
  • Caprice Bourret
    Caprice Bourret
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    Even someone who works with me, like this girl who works with me, her name is Sue. She lives with me and holds the fort; she takes care of all these little things. She takes care of the money situation, and I would not be able to live without someone like that.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    Experience, like a pale musician, holds a dulcimer of patience in his hand.
  • Davy Crockett
    Davy Crockett
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    Fame is like a shaved pig with a greased tail, and it is only after it has slipped through the hands of some thousands, that some fellow, by mere chance, holds on to it!
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