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|Quotes about Things and Little Things from QuotationsBook.com Little by little |
does the trick. - Aesop What we call little things are ... Amiel, Henri Frederic My
own idea is that these things are as piffle before the wind. - Ashford, Daisy
Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
|F M. Colby (1865-1925) American editor, essayist New and stirring ideas are |
belittled, because if they are not belittled the ... C. H. Spurgeon (1834-1892)
English preacher My own idea is that these things are as piffle before the wind.
Robert S. Miller - 2002 - 328 pages
|"Oh I see said the Earle, but my own idea is That these things are as piffle before |
the wind." The Young Visitors The government's arguments against chemical,
nerve, or biological weapons in the Gulf War were staunchly defended by the ...
Elizabeth M. Knowles - 1999 - 1136 pages
|Thr Schoolmaster ( 1 570) bk. i 3 Mark all mathematical heads which be only and |
wholly bent on these sciences, how solitary they be ... The Young Visiters 1 1 9 1
4 1 ch. s 14 Oh I see said the Karl but my own idear is that these things are as
piffle before the wind. ... 'How Easy to Sec I he Future' in \utiirul History April 1975
18 When, however, the lay public rallies around an idea that is denounced by ...
|Things. Over. GEE, Bud, it sure looks as though those long-hairs had done gone |
done it. Mor'en forty States lined up for the amendment; looks like you ... What
gets me, is the way them bosses of ours nre acting up these days; you'd think
they had nothing coming to 'em but chariots filled with gold bucks; ... I says to him,
kinda easy-like: "What's the idea; are you fixing it up to' make Chi your hangout?
... Aw, piffle, they give me a pain and they make me sore enough to bite my own
|NE of the many correspondents who do so much to keep The Postscript from |
getting frightened at its own shadow, and from ... But when I read something that I
don't believe and don't like at all, there is quite a different sound in my
neighborhood. ... fully approves?— which of course must happen since it
disagrees with 'most everything. She thought of this. . . . “Oh, piffle! ... However,
we prefer the old poets, even though we've suspicions of some of their birds;
many of these new poets ...
|We confess to being not a little amused at the attiude of one of our exchanges, |
concerning the re cent action of St. Paul, Minn., ... This proposition will be
handled jointly by these two companies, and, in order that there may be no
confusion ... the mouth oi' March in the United States and Canada as a result of
fires and high winds. in previous issues of this paper, we ... The bulletin before us
is as usual filled with valuable suggestions, as to the best means of making fires
impossible and ...
|“Of course it's none of it new to you,” she said, “—not the silly little things I've been |
talking about, nor the things we do ... “—so long as it's like that, you wonder,” he
said, “well, the dinners and the operas and all that may be piffle, but I shall be
blind to the fact. ... and forth across Frederica's drawing - room, expounding his
ideals of space and leisure—open, wind-swept space, ... These weren't frequent
occurrences, though, and did not weaken her idea that, barring tragic and
|Irishmen and Jews laughed, at the same time wondering how they could adapt |
the story to their own races. ... these modes of oratory depended heavily on Ham,
that quality of histrionism without which a public speech is as piffle before the
wind. Ham is out of favour in our age of sincerity, except for the assumption of
fake modesty of which I have already spoken. ... it taught me many useful things,
and one of them is that the public has no particular objection to a charlatan if he
does not ...
|Hie exceptional opportunities Pbo- tography offers you and how to avail youtaeif |
o( these advantages. ... This is South Sea stuff, so old that the creaking
machinery can almost be heard. ... Rather an old idea, isn't it ? ... Lacking as it is
in logic, smoothness of plot, naturalness in interpretation, we will have to
condemn this with a censorship complex all our own. ... The Ladder Jinx —
Vitacraph "Too Much Business" established Jeis Truo-Tone Saxophone Easiest
of all wind instruments to ...