Quotations About / On: CUT
The axe of luminosity cuts the darkness.
(From my poem 'Success'.)
War cuts short rthe lives of the people.
(The result of war.)
Thrust ivrybody, but cut th' ca-ards.
(Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936), U.S. journalist, humorist. Dooley's Philosophy, "Casual Observations," (1900).)
Trust everybody, but cut the cards.
(Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936), U.S. journalist, humorist. "Casual Observations," Mr. Dooley's Philosophy (1900).)
Working cuts down on both folly and wisdom.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Second Selection, New York (1985).)
Sex is a short cut to everything.
(Anne Cumming (b. 1917), British author. The Love Quest, ch. 1 (1991).
Opening line of her autobiography.)
A daisy cutter bomb...
how many daisies does it cut?
Better circumnavigate a whole circumference and reach your self actualization than to cut across the diameter and never reach.
Hatred and war cut short the lives of the people.
(The results of hatred and war.)
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).)