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Top 100 Allowance Quotes

#1. In certain states, if a woman makes $12,000 a year, and lives with her quarter-of-a million dollar boyfriend and they don't get married, as long as they don't get married, she gets maybe 20 or 30 thousand dollars in pre-tax benefits in terms of food stamps, health care and housing allowance. - Author: Foster Friess
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#2. The gross profits in many workouts appear quite small. It's a little like looking for parking meters with some time left on them. However, the predictability coupled with a short holding period produces quite decent average annual rates of return after allowance for the occasional substantial loss. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#3. My job as an actor is to cover and expose in varying allowance that - so that the audience can peek through the window to the people I create. - Author: Lorraine Toussaint
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#4. Soap is another article in great demand
the Continental allowance is too small, and dear, as every necessary of life is now got, a soldier's pay will not enable him to purchase, by which means his consequent dirtiness adds not a little to the disease of the Army. - Author: George Washington
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#5. Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other's faults because of your love. - Author: Anonymous
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#6. If we adopted Jack," I quip, "we'd have to give him combat pay for an allowance - Author: Daven Anderson
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#7. Some kids spent their allowance going to see 'Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom'; I spent mine on a great-looking lamp I'd found at the flea market and a ceramic bowl from a neighborhood garage sale. - Author: Nate Berkus
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#8. How he'd asked for a telescope for his fourteenth birthday and received a clock radio instead; how he'd saved his allowance and bought himself one. How, sometimes, at dinner, Nath never said a word about his day, because their parents never asked. - Author: Celeste Ng
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#9. Never allow a child to spend all of his allowance. Insist that he set aside a certain amount of money every week and put it in a safe place, where you can get it if you need to buy beer. - Author: Dave Barry
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#10. Life Works in a Very Simple Way. Resist it less and allow it unfold the way it wants. Use your power of allowing. - Author: Raphael Zernoff
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#11. Raising the personal allowance is massively expensive. For the same amount of money, you could look at reducing the rate of tax. - Author: Nigel Lawson
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#12. Ours began in a most unexciting way, as friends. Now, our love may be quiet and boring but it is sure. With the right amount of trust and love, and even an allowance for mistake. - Author: Iza Calzado
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#13. My children were taught at an early age how money works and that it comes from hard work. They've been on a commission - not an allowance - since they were little. They learned that if they worked around the house, they got paid. If they didn't work, they didn't get paid. - Author: Dave Ramsey
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#14. In regard to the amount of difference between the races, we must make some allowance for our nice powers of discrimination gained by a long habit of observing ourselves. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#15. For I, hearing my Lord's estate amongst many more estates was to be sold, and that the wives of the owners should have an allowance therefrom, it gave me hopes I should receive a benefit thereby. - Author: Margaret Cavendish
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#16. A good cook is not necessarily a good woman with an even temper. Some allowance should be made for artistic temperament. - Author: Marcel Boulestin
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#17. I wish I had money now. If only I'd saved my allowance growing up, instead of squandering it on balls, balloons, booze, and floozies. - Author: Jarod Kintz
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#18. The book has never been written which is to be accepted without any allowance. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#19. The totalitarian phenomenon is not to be understood without making an allowance for the thesis that some important part of every society consists of people who actively want tyranny: either to exercise it themselves or - much more mysteriously - to submit to it. - Author: Jean Francois Revel
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#20. Some interests have got a footing on the earth which we have not made sufficient allowance for. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#21. A stirring dwarf we do allowance give Before a sleeping giant. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#22. Whilst the ships stayed, our allowance was somewhat bettered, by a daily proportion of biscuit, which the sailors would pilfer to sell, give, or exchange with us for money, sassafras, furs, or love. - Author: John Smith
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#23. Pension: An allowance made to anyone without an equivalent. In England it is generally understood to mean pay given to a state hireling for treason to his country. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#24. Because the rhythm of conversation makes no allowance for dead periods, because the presence of others calls for continuous responses, we are left to regret the inanity of what we say, and the missed opportunity of what we do not. - Author: Alain De Botton
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#25. It does good also to take walks out of doors, that our spirits may be raised and refreshed by the open air and fresh breeze: sometimes we gain strength by driving in a carriage, by travel, by change of air, or by social meals and a more generous allowance of wine. - Author: Seneca.
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#26. For now that Aphra Behn had done it, girls could go to their parents and say, You need not give me an allowance; I can make money by my pen. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#27. Allowance, by convention, and because it is felt to be the right and proper thing to love them. And in the sect - fairly large and yet unusually choice of Austenians or Janites, there would - Author: Jane Austen
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#28. We make allowance for a certain degree of selfishness in men; because we know it to be inseparable from human nature, and inherent in our frame and constitution. By this reflexion we correct those sentiments of blame, which so naturally arise upon any opposition. - Author: David Hume
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#29. Unless you make allowances for your friends foibles, you betray your own. - Author: Publilius Syrus
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#30. He now paid the allowance that permitted his son to live in frugal idleness. - Author: Joseph O'Neill
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#31. Jason tried to summon more lightning. Nothing happened. If he ever met his dad, he'd have to petition for an increased daily allowance of bolts. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#32. It is our Spiritual nature to understand, accept and allow our human nature. - Author: Maximus Freeman
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#33. I'm a big advocate of a work-for-pay setup rather than an allowance that isn't attached to chores - it's a great way to impart the value of money to your children. - Author: Suze Orman
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#34. Though small was your allowance,
You saved a little store:
And those who save a little,
Shall get a plenty more. - Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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#35. The workplace is designed around the male life cycle and there is no allowance for children and family. There's a fragile new cultural ideal - that both the husband and wife work. - Author: Lynn Povich
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#36. Don't bite the hand that has your allowance in it. - Author: Paul Dickson
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#37. If you want to recapture your youth, just cut off his allowance. - Author: Al Bernstein
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#38. The truth is, we never make for others the allowance we make for ourselves; and we should deny even our own words, could we hear them spoken by another. - Author: Letitia Elizabeth Landon
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#39. The recommended daily allowances are based on arbitrary, unscientific, and tainted standards. - Author: William Proxmire
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#40. My mom gives me an allowance. She keeps me pretty tight-reined. - Author: Chloe Grace Moretz
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#41. by allowance" and "loving with personal love." This distinction applies to books as well as to men and women; and in the case of the not very numerous authors who are the objects of the personal affection, it brings a curious consequence with it. There - Author: Jane Austen
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#42. Make all fair allowance for the mistakes of youth. - Author: Juvenal
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#43. them a healthy allowance. - Author: Emma Andersen
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#44. Its amazing waht you can get used to if your daily allowance of bizarre is high enough.' ... Harry Dresden - Author: Jim Butcher
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#45. She reached into her coat pocket and felt two things she hadn't expected ... One was a wad of cash ... she brought out the money. Leo whistled. Allowance? Piper, your mom rocks! - Author: Rick Riordan
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#46. Seek to mingle gentleness in all your rebukes; bear with the infirmities of others; make allowance for constitutional frailties; never say harsh things, if kind things will do as well. - Author: John Ross Macduff
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#47. I've become a real housewife. Terry doesn't mind me working, in fact he loves me to be independent. But I only get an allowance of $15 dollars a week, which doesn't go very far. - Author: Marta Kristen
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#48. I don't really have an allowance. When I want to get something I just have to ask my mom. - Author: Justin Bieber
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#49. Give me a man with a good allowance of nose, ... when I want any good head-work done I choose a man
provided his education has been suitable
with a long nose. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#50. Never let the principle of what you believe in become more important than the person. - Author: Shannon L. Alder
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#51. What is important for kids to learn is that no matter how much money they have, earn, win, or inherit, they need to know how to spend it, how to save it, and how to give it to others in need. This is what handling money is about, and this is why we give kids an allowance. - Author: Barbara Coloroso
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#52. You make allowances for your family. They may not seem normal to the world but they're normal to you because you've been dealing with them all your life. - Author: John Dufresne
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#53. Having a comfortable allowance from his father, he could devote the whole proceeds of his curacy to violet gloves and unexceptionable neck ties. - Author: Anthony Trollope
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#54. Think of Forrest Gump. For him, magic just kept happening because he was in total allowance of everything. His life was magic because he didn't limit the possibilities of what could show up for him by judging anything. You could say he wasn't smart enough to judge. Maybe he was smart enough NOT to. - Author: Dain Heer
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#55. We must allow people the space and time of discovery, and trust in all that is to come. - Author: Bryant McGill
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#56. I'm frugal. I've always been this way. When I was young, my mom would give me my allowance, and I'd peel off a little each week and have some to spare. - Author: Tyra Banks
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#57. Even Alexia, spinster that she was, was given an allowance large enough to dress her to the height of fashion - although she did tend to stick to trends a little too precisely. The poor thing could not help it. Her choice of clothing simply lacked soul. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#58. One is so apt to think of people's affection as a fixed quantity, instead of a sort of moving so with the tide, always going out or coming in but still fundamentally there: and I believe this difficulty in making allowance for the tide is the reason for half the broken friendships. - Author: Freya Stark
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#59. Sometimes as a parent, you have to give your child that doesn't do his or her chores some tough love and withhold the allowance. - Author: Ami Bera
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#60. I think that if there are problems in journalism they're created by journalists ... the trivialisation of the news and the sort of snyed, cynical allowance of untruth to be in a newspaper because it might be titillating. - Author: Russell Crowe
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#61. By giving kids an allowance, you teach that child to work for money rather than learn to create money. - Author: Robert Kiyosaki
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#62. Good morning, lovely Meryl." She clicked her tongue. "You better find some other roll to butter up, Mr. Brooks. It may be early, but my allowance of saturated fats is all used up for the day. - Author: Max Monroe
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#63. I'm afraid you gave up the right to pontificate on social mobility when you abolished educational maintenance allowance [EMA], trebled tuition fees and betrayed a generation of young people. - Author: Harriet Harman
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#64. Capablanca plays very superficially sometimes, in a way that can only be ascribed to lack of concentration. This is an integral weakness of his make-up and can only be partially compensated by his employing his time allowance to the full. - Author: Max Euwe
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#65. I do chores around the house, but I don't get an allowance for them. I wash the dishes and sweep the floor ... I'm sweeping the floor quite a lot, and my mum always expects me to get a broom and swagger it across the floor all the time. - Author: Callan McAuliffe
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#66. I've worked really hard. I could go and by a really expensive watch, but I don't. I still have an allowance and I stick to it. I never go over it and I always put a bit of money away to save. - Author: Amy Childs
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#67. Making every allowance for the errors of the most extreme fallibility, the history of Catholicism would on this hypothesis represent an amount of imposture probably unequaled in the annals of the human race. - Author: William Edward Hartpole Lecky
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#68. Archer wouldn't consider her allowance of the guard to be evidence of the powers of rational argument. He'd take it as proof that she was in love with whichever of her guards was the most handsome. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#69. On April 1, 1998, I launched Webmaster-Resources, and I remember that date specifically because it was the date that the price of a two-year domain name registration dropped from $100 to $70, and considering I was funding this out of my allowance, that $30 made all the difference. - Author: Matt Mickiewicz
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#70. Reasoned arguments and suggestions which make allowance for the full difficulties of the state of war that exists may help, and will always be listened to with respect and sympathy. - Author: Stafford Cripps
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#71. I am very proud to have kept my commitment to introduce the married couples' tax allowance. I think it will prove very popular. I think it's absolutely right that we recognise marriage in the tax system properly, and I would like to see that expanded. - Author: David Cameron
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#72. There is a fine line between overbearing accountability and an allowance for mistakes. - Author: Miles Anthony Smith
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#73. Virtue is everywhere that which is thought praiseworthy; and nothing else but that which has the allowance of public esteem is called virtue. - Author: John Locke
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#74. Beloved Christian reader, in matters of grace you need a daily supply. You have no store of strength. Day by day you must seek help from above. It is a very happy assurance that you are provided with a regular allowance. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#75. I am in favour of a fully transferable allowance. - Author: Nigel Lawson
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#76. Ask for a monthly allowance instead. - Author: Jay Conrad Levinson
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#77. I had a really nice childhood; I had great parents. I earned my allowance by washing dishes, and in the summer I earned my allowance by working in daddy's garden. - Author: Nikki Giovanni
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#78. It is a severe rebuke upon us, that God makes us so many allowances, and we make so few to our neighbour. - Author: William Penn
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#79. Expect everything to happen for your benefit yet do not insist on how it must be experienced. Allow yourselves to be surprised. Remember that what you expect with your physical mind is the least you can be offered by your all-knowing-Self. - Author: Raphael Zernoff
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#80. A really interesting and happy time was when I first went to Florence as a student and studied Italian. I was living in a pensione on an allowance of £40 a month, which was princely. I did a lot of work and enjoyed myself immensely. - Author: James Fenton
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#81. I wish more people knew that the only one of the three main parties where not a single MP flipped from one property to the next, and not a single MP avoided capital-gains tax, where every single London MP did not claim a penny of second-home allowance, was the Liberal Democrats. - Author: Nick Clegg
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#82. The word "salary" comes from the salt that was part of Roman soldiers' pay or that they bought with a special allowance. - Author: Anonymous
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#83. Many a poor sore-eyed student that I have heard of would grow faster, both intellectually and physically, if, instead of sitting up so very late, he honestly slumbered a fool's allowance. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#84. Everybody liked better to conjecture how the thing was, than simply to know it; for conjecture soon became more confident than knowledge, and had a more liberal allowance for the incompatible. - Author: George Eliot
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#85. Knowledge for us means knowledge of the allowance/dispensation (rukhsa).
As for strictness, anyone can show strictness. - Author: Sufyan Al-Thawri
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#86. The essence of true friendship is to make allowance for another's little lapses. - Author: David Storey
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#87. We make allowance for necessity. - Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
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#88. I don't even get an allowance. - Author: Macaulay Culkin
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#89. There being nobody by, however, but a pauper old woman, who was rendered rather misty by an unwonted allowance of beer; and a parish surgeon who did such matters by contract; Oliver and Nature fought out the point between them. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#90. I had an allowance, but I had to do things around the house to earn it. I think I always wanted my own money. - Author: Christie Hefner
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#91. It is very important to go home if you want your work to be whole. You don't have to move in with your parents again and collect a weekly allowance, but you must claim where you come from and look deep into it. Come to honor and embrace it, or at the least, accept it. - Author: Natalie Goldberg
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#92. She tried to allow herself only one biting remark an hour, and she had already overstepped her allowance. - Author: Anne Stuart
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#93. Rich or poor, victors or vanquished, I make no allowance for any of them. I don't want love or hate, pity or anger. Sympathy is another matter. There is never enough of that. - Author: Gustave Flaubert
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#94. One life is an absurdly small allowance. - Author: Freya Stark
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#95. Negative emotion is your indicator of resistance, while positive emotion is your indicator of allowance. And they are on the same meter: allowance; resistance. Allowance; resistance. - Author: Esther Hicks
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#96. If you wanted to incorporate the Sticks system with an allowance plan in your family, you can. I would suggest $0.50 per Golden Stick for little ones and $1.00 for older kids. - Author: Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
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#97. In my grammar school years back in the 1920s I used my ten-cents-a-week allowance for Saturday matinees of Douglas Fairbanks movies. All that swashbuckling and leaping about in the midst of the sails of ships! - Author: Beverly Cleary
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#98. China puts her hand on my palm. Her fingernails are baby blue with miniature clouds airbrushed at the tips. She saved three weeks of allowance for that sky. - Author: E.R. Frank
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#99. There's danger in the system of justice that makes no allowance for circumstance. - Author: Erika Johansen
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#100. There's been essentially the same analysis over and over again and very little allowance made for different views and interpretations and reflections. - Author: Edward Said
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