Quotes: line

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  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    I always write a good first line, but I have trouble in writing the others.
  • William R. Alger
    William R. Alger
    American writer 1822-1905
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    The line of life is a ragged diagonal between duty and desire.
  • Omar Khayyam
    Omar Khayyam
    Persian astronoom, poet 1048-1131
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    The moving finger writes, and having written moves on. Nor all thy piety nor all thy wit, can cancel half a line of it.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
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    All right everyone, line up alphabetically according to your height.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
    Benjamin Disraeli
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    'Frank and explicit', that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
  • Billy Gardell
    Billy Gardell
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    'Mike & Molly' exists in a world where we don't just say a snarky line, make a crazy face, and walk out of the room. There's actually some tender moments here, too.
  • Caroline Shaw
    Caroline Shaw
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    'Partita' is a simple piece. Born of a love of surface and structure, of the human voice, of dancing and tired ligaments, of music, and of our basic desire to draw a line from one point to another.
  • Jules Renard
    Jules Renard
    French writer 1864-1910
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    A beautiful line of verse has twelve feet, and two wings.
  • Arthur Capper
    Arthur Capper
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    A boy or girl who has gone through the eight grades should possess a complete, practical education and should have received special training in some specific line of work, fitting him or her to earn a livelihood.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    A foundation representing firefighters who die in the line of duty is calling for Congress to strip the Centers for Disease Control of its role investigating firefighter deaths.
  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
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    A line will take us hours maybe; Yet if it does not seem a moment's thought, our stitching and unstinting has been naught.
  • Billy Eichner
    Billy Eichner
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    A lot of people in Hollywood, and everywhere pretty much, operate on fear. No one wants to get fired, so everyone's scared to take a chance. There's money involved, and there are careers and reputations on the line.
  • Frank A. Clark
    Frank A. Clark
    American politician 1860-1936
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    A man's conscience, like a warning line on the highway, tells him what he shouldn't do - but it does not keep him from doing it.
  • Norman Mailer
    Norman Mailer
    American writer 1923-
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    A modern democracy is a tyranny whose borders are undefined; one discovers how far one can go only by traveling in a straight line until one is stopped.
  • Bobby Seale
    Bobby Seale
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    A people who have suffered so much for so long at hands of a racist society must draw the line somewhere.... the black communities of America must rise up as one man to halt the progression of a trend that leads inevitably to their total destruction.
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