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Quotations About / On: CUT

  • 1.
    War cuts short rthe lives of the people.
    (The result of war.)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 2.
    Thrust ivrybody, but cut th' ca-ards.
    (Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936), U.S. journalist, humorist. Dooley's Philosophy, "Casual Observations," (1900).)
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  • 3.
    Trust everybody, but cut the cards.
    (Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936), U.S. journalist, humorist. "Casual Observations," Mr. Dooley's Philosophy (1900).)
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  • 4.
    Working cuts down on both folly and wisdom.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Second Selection, New York (1985).)
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  • 5.
    Sex is a short cut to everything.
    (Anne Cumming (b. 1917), British author. The Love Quest, ch. 1 (1991). Opening line of her autobiography.)
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  • 6.
    Hatred and war cut short the lives of the people.
    (The results of hatred and war.)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 7.
    The telephone, which interrupts the most serious conversations and cuts short the most weighty observations, has a romance of its own.
    (Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), British novelist, essayist, and diarist. The Common Reader, ch. 21 (1925).)
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  • 8.
    Varis Shah says habits don't die even if we are cut into pieces.
    (Varis Shah (18th cent.). Trans. by Gurinder Singh Mann.)
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  • 9.
    Cut the pie any way you like, "meanings" just ain't in the head!
    (Hilary Putnam (b. 1926), U.S. professor of philosophy; worked mainly at Harvard. Cambridge University Press (1975). "The Meaning of 'Meaning'," Mind (Language and Reality), p. 227.)
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  • 10.
    What we cut off from our other faults is very often but so much added to our pride.
    (François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 450 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).)
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