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Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Most men would feel insulted if it were proposed to employ them in throwing stones over a wall, and then in throwing them back, merely that they might earn their wages. But many are no more worthily employed now.
American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 1934-1992
Attend me, hold me in your muscular flowering arms, protect me from throwing any part of myself away.Source: A Burst of Light: and Other Essays (2017) 108
American author of young adult fiction 1973-
Creating characters is like throwing together ingredients for a recipe. I take characteristics I like and dislike in real people I know, or know of, and use them to embellish and define characters.
Thomas Henry Huxley
English biologist 1825-1895
Fact I know; and Law I know; but what is this Necessity, save an empty shadow of my own mind's throwing?
Historically, the Republicans have been geniuses at throwing away advantages.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one getting burned.
American actor 1963-
I do find, coming form the stage and all that, I've always been conscious of my posture and my body, but also the style aspect, I do find myself throwing on a blazer and a nice pair of loafers more often. Daddy always likes a new pair of Guccis.
American athlete 1936-2007
I don't think the discus will ever attract any interest until they let us start throwing them at each other.
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer 1547-1616
I have always heard, Sancho, that doing good to base fellows is like throwing water into the sea.
American Protestant clergyman 1891-1968
If wishes were fishes we'd all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we'd all ride.
Russian politician 1931-2007
International terrorism is throwing down a challenge, and not just to Russia.
American journalist and humorist 1886-1969
It was as helpful as throwing a drowning man both ends of the rope.
American businessman and politician 1954-
It's better to negotiate behind closed doors than it is to be out throwing rocks at one another in the public square.
German Nazi politician and military leader 1893-1946
Our movement took a grip on cowardly Marxism and from it extracted the meaning of socialism. It also took from the cowardly middle-class parties their nationalism. Throwing both into the cauldron of our way of life there emerged, as clear as a crystal, the synthesis - German National Socialism.
J. G. Ballard
British author 1930-
Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker into the game?
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