Quotes by sharp-edged

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  • Bram Stoker
    Bram Stoker
    Irish author 1847-1912
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    The mouth, so far as I could see it under the heavy moustache, was fixed and rather cruel-looking, with peculiarly sharp white teeth; these protruded over the lips, whose remarkable ruddiness showed astonishing vitality in a man of his years.
    Source: Dracula (1897)
  • James Russell Lowell
    James Russell Lowell
    American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
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    The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience.
  • Terry Pratchett
    Terry Pratchett
    English author of fantasy novels, especially comical works 1948-2015
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    The pen is mightier than the sword if the sword is very short, and the pen is very sharp.
  • Douglas William Jerrold
    Douglas William Jerrold
    British Humorist, Playwright 1803-1857
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    The sharp employ the sharp.
  • Ovid
    Ovid
    Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
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    The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
  • Aravind Adiga
    Aravind Adiga
    Indo-Australian writer and journalist 1974-
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    The story of a poor man's life is written on his body, in a sharp pen.
    Source: The White Tiger (2008) 22
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    There are some people you like immediately, some whom you think you might learn to like in the fullness of time, and some that you simply want to push away from you with a sharp stick.
  • Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams
    American landscape photographer and environmentalist 1902-1984
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    There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.
  • Brenda Ueland
    Brenda Ueland
    American journalist, editor, and teacher
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    These people who are always briskly doing something and as busy as waltzing mice, they have little, sharp, staccato ideas, such as: I see where I can make an annual cut of $3.47 in my meat budget. But they have no slow, big ideas.
  • Vance Havner
    Vance Havner
    American writer 1901-1986
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    Too many church services start at eleven sharp and end at twelve dull.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    Virtue knows that it is impossible to get on without compromise, and tunes herself, as it were, a trifle sharp to allow for an inevitable fall in playing.
  • Tom Sharp
    Tom Sharp
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    We must not only strike the iron while it is hot, we must strike it until it is hot.
  • My reading of history convinces me that most bad government has grown out of too much government.
    Source: Thomas Jefferson 49
  • Denis Diderot
    Denis Diderot
    French philosopher 1713-1784
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    Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
  • Denis Diderot
    Denis Diderot
    French philosopher 1713-1784
    Denis Diderot
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    Sentences are like sharp nails, which force truth upon our memories.
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