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Quotations About / On: TOGETHER

  • 31.
    Poverty keeps together more homes than it breaks up.
    ([H.H. (Hector Hugh) Munro] Saki (1870-1916), Scottish author. The Baroness, in "Esmé," The Chronicles of Clovis (1911).)
  • 32.
    Whatever we had missed, we possessed together the precious, the incommunicable past.
    (Willa Cather (1873-1947), U.S. novelist. Jim Burden, in My Antonia, book V, ch. III (1918; rev. 1926). The closing words of Jim's narrative; this sums up his sense of what he and Antonia shared.)
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  • 33.
    Palestine is the cement that holds the Arab world together, or it is the explosive that blows it apart.
    (Yasir Arafat (b. 1929), Palestinian leader. Quoted in Time (New York, November 11, 1974).)
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  • 34.
    It's like the Beatles coming together again—let's hope they don't go on a world tour.
    (Matt Frei, British journalist. Quoted in Listener (London, June 21, 1990). On German reunification.)
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  • 35.
    If the desire to kill and the opportunity to kill came always together, who would escape hanging?
    (Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835-1910), U.S. author. Following the Equator, ch. 46 (1897).)
  • 36.
    The blue and the gray. Let us march together beneath the star- spangled banner.
    (Laurence Stallings (1894-1968), U.S. screenwriter, and John Ford. Judge William Pitman Priest (Charles Winniger), The Sun Shines Bright, as a former Confederate soldier, speaking at the encampment of the town's Union veterans (1953). Based on stories "The Sun Shines Bright," "The Mob from Massac," "The Lord Provides" by Irwin S. Cobb.)
  • 37.
    The three of you together. Now that's a picture only Charles Addams could draw.
    (Ernest Lehman (b.1920), U.S. screenwriter. Alfred Hitchcock. Roger Thornhill (Cary Grant), North by Northwest, At an auction, Thornhill confronts Phillip Vandamm (James Mason), Eve Kendall (Eva Marie Saint) and Leonard (Martin Landau)Mall of whom he suspects are trying to have him killed. (1959).)
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  • 38.
    There is no human reason to be here, except for the sheer ecstasy of being crowded together.
    (Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929), French semiologist. "New York," America (1986, trans. 1988).)
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  • 39.
    We stroll amiably together, careful never to peer into one another's shadows.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Seventh Selection, New York (1990).)
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  • 40.
    The reason why lovers are never bored together is that they are always talking of themselves.
    (François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 312 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
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