Damas: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Familiar Quotations EruptingAmericans think of themselves collectively as a huge rescue squad on twenty-four-hour call to any spot on the globe where dispute and conflict may erupt.ndash;Eldridge CleaverYou can have anything you want if you want it desperately enough. You must want it with an inner exuberance that erupts through the skin and joins the energy that created the world.ndash;Sheila Graham Use in Literature EruptingThe erupted water flows back into the pipe from the curved sides of the bowl.ndash;Charles Morris (editor) in The San Francisco Calamity.The weight of the matter erupted from Mount Vesuvius has universally damaged the upper parts of the houses; the lower parts are mostly found as fresh as at the moment they were buried.ndash;William Beckford in Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents.The Hurt decision was rendered, and the moral volcano of 'our heroic young Christian governor' began to erupt in earnest.ndash;William Cowper Brann in Brann The Iconoclast, vol 12.On several occasions white hostility erupted into violence.ndash;Norman Coombs in Black Experience.The debate grew so heated that it appeared war could erupt again.ndash;Norman Coombs in Black Experience.He made one wild upheaval of his arms and shoulders, like an erupting volcano, which proved to me that he believed it, too.ndash;Zane Grey in The Redheaded Outfield.Only when the feelings erupt in some surprising way is the process manifest.ndash;G. Stanley Hall in Youth: Its Education, Regimen, and Hygiene.There was a table free, just one, under Vesuvius erupting.ndash;Robert Hichens in December Love.Vesuvius erupted on one wall, slept in the moonlight on another, at the end of the room was decked out in all the glories of an extremely Neapolitan sunset.ndash;Robert Hichens in December Love.
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