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Letter "C" » clipped
«I had a dream that Connie Chung is doing a newscast about my death and they show a clip from Soap.»
«Newman, with his clipped mustache and his whiskey-coated growl and his steely self-assurance, is an aristocrat of sleaze.»
Author: David Ansen
«Her eyebrows are clipped parentheses, and she paints her face for the last days of the Weimar Republic. Frizzy orange curls grow in her wild hair like snapdragons pleading for water.»
Author: Paul Gardner
, last days
«Appearance is something you should definitely consider when you're going out. Have your girlfriend clip your nails or something like that.»
«Audible prayer can never do the works of spiritual understanding, which regenerates; but silent prayer, watchfulness, and devout obedience enable us to follow Jesus example. Long prayers, superstition, and creeds clip the strong pinions of Love, and»
Author: Mary Baker Eddy
, The Works
«For every head shall be bald, and every beard clipped: upon all the hands shall be cuttings, and upon the loins sackcloth.»
«I feel like I'm drowning. Every night, I'm carrying home loads of things to read but I'm too exhausted. I keep clipping things and Xeroxing them and planning to read them eventually, but I just end up throwing it all away and feeling guilty.»
«Do not all charms fly at the mere touch of cold philosophy? There was an awful rainbow once in heaven: we know her woof, her texture; she is given in the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, conquer all mysteries by rule and line, empty the haunted air, and gnome mine unweave a rainbow.»
Author: John Keats
, common cold
, common touch
, The Haunted
«A man in love is like a clipped coupon -- it's time to cash in.»
«How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth all the gold in the world, and the merchants say that it is not worth a clipped piece of silver.»