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Letter "J" » jostling
«...and there I suddenly found my articulate self in a dazzling land of smiling, jostling people wearing and not wearing all sorts of costumes and doing all sorts of clever things. And that's when I knew! What other life could there be but that of an actor?»
Author: Cary Grant
Actors and acting
«Is it worthwhile that we jostle a brother, Bearing his load on the rough road of life? Is it worthwhile that we jeer at each other, In blackness of heart - that we war to the knife? God pity us all in our pitiful strife»
Author: Joaquin Miller
, Road of Life
«New York is a granite beehive, where people jostle and whir like molecules in an overheated jar. Houston is six suburbs in search of a center.»
Author: Nigel Goslin
America and Americans
, In Search Of
, New York
«The best way will be to avoid each other without appearing to do so -- or if we jostle, at any rate not to bite.»
«No man lives without jostling and being jostled; in all ways he has to elbow himself through the world, giving and receiving offence.»
«Great things are done when men and mountains meet; This is not done by jostling in the street»