Reassembling: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 34 pages
Familiar Quotations ReassemblingAnalysis and synthesis ordinarily clarify matters for us about as much as taking a Swiss watch apart and dumping its wheels, springs, hands, threads, pivots, screws and gears into a layman's hands for reassembling, clarifies a watch to a layman.ndash;AnonymousNight, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.ndash;Antoine de Saint-Exupeacute;ryBreak a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.ndash;Derek Walcott Use in Literature ReassemblingThe sky was clear, the weather delightful, and in four days the whole army was reassembled on the plains of Italy.ndash;John S.C. Abbott in Napoleon Bonaparte.A short adjournment followed till November, when, on reassembling, the elders were asked for their advice upon this absorbing topic.ndash;Brooks Adams in The Emancipation of Massachusetts.Her duties were done earlier than usual that afternoon, for not much could be accomplished on this first day of reassembling the children.ndash;James Lane Allen in The Reign of Law.Intelligence went through the reassembling crowd like an electric current, and ere the sheriff could manacle and lead forth his prisoner, the stairway down which he had to come was packed with bodies, and echoing with oaths and maledictions.ndash;T.S. Arthur in Ten Nights in a Bar Room.The thick, leathery capsule contains several irregularly shaped seeds, somewhat similar to Brazil nuts, but larger in size and not to be reassembled readily after separation.ndash;E.J. Banfield in Tropic Days.Her remains, though formerly conjoined to those of her lover, were subsequently separated, and after a lapse of three hundred years, they are now reassembled.ndash;Francis W. Blagdon in Paris As It Was and As It Is (A Sketch Of The French Capital, Illustrative of the Effects of the Revolution), vols 1,2.This was their place of rendezvous, and hither they appointed to reassemble before the morrow's dawn.ndash;Charles Brockden Brown in Edgar Huntly.Come! Before they recover from their fright and reassemble, let us find a way out of their damnable temple.ndash;Edgar Rice Burroughs in Tarzan, Jewels of Opar.

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