Quotations About / On: BEACH

  • 1.
    Don't let a rock ruin your day at the beach
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  • 2.
    Life Is Like A Beach, Just Play In The Sand! ! !
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  • 3.
    The first dead man on Omaha Beach must be a sailor!
    (Paddy Chayefsky (1923-1981), U.S. author, screenwriter, and Arthur Hiller. Admiral Jessup (Melvyn Douglas), The Americanization of Emily, recurring line (1964). The Admiral, in a delusional state, decides the first casualty on D-Day must be from the Navy in order to help the Navy's publicity. Based on the novel by William Bradford Huie.)
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  • 4.
    The world, as a rule, does not live on beaches and in country clubs.
    (F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940), U.S. author. Letter (undated) to his daughter Frances Scott Fitzgerald. The Crack-Up, ed. Edmund Wilson (1945). Fitzgerald was referring to the life of a writer: "So much writing nowadays suffers both from lack of an attitude and from sheer lack of any material, save what is accumulated in a purely social life.")
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  • 5.
    Yet there is no spring in Florida, neither in boskage perdu, nor on the nunnery beaches.
    (Wallace Stevens (1879-1955), U.S. poet. "Indian River.")
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    The moon's whitewash by sea did bleach the gold sands of the beach and did on highland blanch the crimson petaled branch
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 7.
    If sitting on a beach, with a drink, under a palm tree, it's easy to tell one in rain to 'just be calm' see.
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  • 8.
    Words today are like the shells and rope of seaweed which a child brings home glistening from the beach and which in an hour have lost their lustre.
    (Cyril Connolly (1903-1974), British critic. The Unquiet Grave, pt. 3 (1944, rev. 1951).)
  • 9.
    She walked on, comforted by the surf, by the one perpetual moment of beach-time, the now-and-always of it.
    (William Gibson (b. 1948), U.S. science fiction (cyberpunk) writer. Mona Lisa Overdrive, ch. 3, Bantam Spectra (1988).)
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  • 10.
    ... while I may paint in the tints or outlines of rocks and beaches, dawns and harbor, fleet and wharf, I never draw portraits of my neighbors or of my friends.
    (Elizabeth Stuart Phelps (1844-1911), U.S. novelist and short story writer. Chapters from a Life, ch. 12 (1897). On the sources of her fiction; she lived in Gloucester, Massachusetts.)
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