Quotes of Drew

“ And we went in, and then we pulled out. As Napoleon said, if you say you're going to take Vienna, you take Vienna. ”

- John McCain

“ There are a number of teams that would become vastly improved with Drew Bledsoe. ”

- Al Michaels

“ We all drew on the comfort which is given out by the major works of Mozart, which is as real and material as the warmth given up by a glass of brandy. ”

- Rebecca West

“ So they took the king, and brought him up to the king of Babylon to Riblah; and they gave judgment upon him. ”

- Bible

“ And this was done three times: and all were drawn up again into heaven. ”

- Bible

“ Everybody knows what has to be done. The violence has to be brought down. ”

- Colin Powell

“ I've never been drawn to the feminist movement. I was brought up to believe that men had little to do with the home or children - except to bring in the money. ”

- Beryl Bainbridge

“ Science already contained all that was necessary, if you just brought it out. ”

- Arthur Young

“ I don't know where he came from. He jumped into the atmosphere to grab that one. ”

- Paul Brooks

“ He drew a circle that shut me out — Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But Love and I had the wit to win: We drew a circle that took him in. ”

- Edwin Markham

“ I reached for sleep and drew it round me like a blanket muffling pain and thought together in the merciful dark. ”

- Mary Stewart

“ He was exhaled; his great Creator drew His spirit, as the sun the morning dew. ”

- John Dryden

“ I remember when I was in school, they would ask, "What are you going to be when you grow up?" and then you'd have to draw a picture of it. I drew a picture of myself as a bride. ”

- Gwen Stefani

“ No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies. ”

- Edward Bulwer Lytton

“ The moments of the past do not remain still; they retain in our memory the motion which drew them towards the future, towards a future which has itself become the past, and draw us on in their train. ”

- Marcel Proust

“ For the first time in my life a feeling of overpowering stinging melancholy seized me. Before, I had never experienced aught but a not unpleasing sadness. The bond of a common humanity now drew me irresistibly to gloom. A fraternal melancholy! For both I and Bartleby were sons of Adam… ”

- Herman Melville

“ I filed the ethics complaint against Tom DeLay not because I'm a Democrat and he's a Republican or even because he drew me out of my congressional seat but because he engaged in corruption to further his plans to disenfranchise voters in Texas. ”

- Chris Bell

“ Do you know a magazine called the National Enquirer? In the current issue, somebody drew it to my attention, there's a picture of me, like a very young picture of me, and there's a picture of Eric Clapton now and a picture of me then, and it says this is how Eric Clapton has aged. ”

- Jack Bruce

“ I think one of the conclusions that many Catholics drew from the Second Vatican Council is there're just a lot fewer mortal sins than there used to be. So we don't really have to confess them, and we can make a good act of contrition, as we used to say, and receive communion, and it's fine. ”

- Andrew Greeley

“ When I shared a room with my sister Trisha, we drew a line down the middle. She had Laura Ashley stuff with flowers everywhere, and her whole side of the room was white, while my side of the room was painted, freaky and covered with stuff. ”

- Melissa Joan Hart

“ Having obtained control of the New York Central, the Hudson River, and the Harlem railroads, Commodore Vanderbilt now decided in the summer of 1867 to go after the Erie, of which Drew was nominally in possession, although no one knew when he owned a majority of the stock or when he was temporarily short of it. ”

- John Moody

“ What drew me to Office Space was just doing something totally different. Almost theatre-like, completely over the top, a real departure from News Radio. I think I am conservative, not eccentric. I don't have any inhibitions about making a fool of myself, but you have to, to be in comedy. ”

- Stephen Root

“ The results of life are uncalculated and uncalculable. The years teach much which the days never know. The persons who compose our company, converse, and come and go, and design and execute many things, and somewhat comes of it all, but an unlooked for result… ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ I was pulled over in Massachusetts for reckless driving. When brought before the judge, I was asked if I knew what the punishment for drunk driving in that state was. I said, "I don't know... reelection to the Senate?". ”

- Emo Philips

“ But when I told an audience last year that white pride is just as valid as black pride or red pride or anyone else's pride, they called me a racist. I've worked with brilliantly talented homosexuals all my life. But when I told an audience that gay rights should extend no further than your rights or my rights, I was called a homophobe… ”

- Charlton Heston

“ My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that 'achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others, and that's nice, too, but not as important or satisfying… ”

- Helen Hayes

“ I believe there are few whose view of life has not been affected by the stern or kindly influences of their early childhood, which threw them in upon themselves in timidity and reserve, or drew them out in genial confidence and sympathy with their fellow creatures. ”

- Basil W. Maturin

“ INAUSPICIOUSLY, adv. In an unpromising manner, the auspices being unfavorable. Among the Romans it was customary before undertaking any important action or enterprise to obtain from the augurs, or state prophets, some hint of its probable outcome; and one of their favorite and most trustworthy modes of divination consisted in observing the flight of birds — the omens thence derived being called auspices… ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ As for types like my own, obscurely motivated by the conviction that our existence was worthless if we didn't make a turning point of it, we were assigned to the humanities, to poetry, philosophy, painting — the nursery games of humankind, which had to be left behind when the age of science began… ”

- Saul Bellow

“ In economics, we borrowed from the Bourbons; in foreign policy, we drew on themes fashioned by the nomad warriors of the Eurasian steppes. In spiritual matters, we emulated the braying intolerance of our archenemies, the Shite fundamentalists. ”

- Barbara Ehrenreich
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