Oozing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 44 pages
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Familiar Quotations OozingTerror is as much a part of the concept of truth as runniness is of the concept of jam. We wouldn't like jam if it didn't, by its very nature, ooze. We wouldn't like truth if it wasn't sticky, if, from time to time, it didn't ooze blood.ndash;Jean BaudrillardA novelist is, like all mortals, more fully at home on the surface of the present than in the ooze of the past.ndash;Vladimir NabokovOozing ndash; DropHe who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.ndash;AeschylusA drop of ink may make a million think.ndash;AnonymousGod pours life into death and death into life without a drop being spilled.ndash;AnonymousIf you drop a white glove into the mud, the glove will get muddy, but the mud will never get glovey.ndash;AnonymousWe cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop which makes it run over. So in a series of kindnesses there is, at last, one which makes the heart run over.ndash;James BoswellI am not a heavy drinker. I can sometimes go for hours without touching a drop.ndash;Noel CowardDrop the hammer and pick up the shovel.ndash;J. A. DeverFrom a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other.ndash;Arthur Conan Doyle

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