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Top 64 Counters Quotes

#1. You'd be broke,' I tell him.
'Broke with money but rich with words,' he counters immediately. - Author: Nicola Yoon
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#2. Russia! Russia ... Everything in you is open, desolate and level; your squat towns barely protrude in the midst of the plains like dots, like counters; there is nothing to tempt or enchant the onlooker's gaze. But what is this inscrutable, mysterious force that draws me to you? - Author: Nikolai Gogol
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#3. Which comes first: Good or Evil? Usually evil. Good counters. - Author: Steve Chapman
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#4. A poem is good if it contains a new analogy and startles the reader out of the habit of treating words as counters. - Author: T. E. Hulme
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#5. I was starting to think that except for the deli counters and five or ten thousand other total essentials, supermarkets were pretty much a waste of time. - Author: Meg Rosoff
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#6. I have never lied, " Mr. Barris counters, standing as well. "I do not share what I am not at liberty to say. I gave my word and I intend to keep it but I have never lied to you. You never even asked me, you assumed I knew nothing. - Author: Erin Morgenstern
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#7. I am here to make an announcement that this Thursday, ticket counters and airplanes will fly out of Ronald Reagan Airport. - Author: George W. Bush
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#8. But it hurts her." "Only a little. And everything that makes us happy will eventually hurt us," Grover counters. "I - Author: Rebekah Crane
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#9. Words are the counters of wise men, and the money of fools. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#10. I know how you feel," I said. "You run into something you totally don't get, and it's scary as hell. But once you learn something about it, it gets easier to handle. Knowledge counters fear. It always has. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#11. Movement should be a counter, whether in action scenes or dialogue or whatever. It counters where your eye is going. This style thing, for me it's all fitted to the action, to the script, to the characters. - Author: Samuel Fuller
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#12. That scientifically savvy philosopher Daniel Dennett pointed out that evolution counters one of the oldest ideas we have: 'the idea that it takes a big fancy smart thing to make a lesser thing. I call that the trickle-down theory of creation. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#13. I knew he used women as counters in a game, Bobby Quine versus time and the night of cities. And Rikki had turned up just when he needed something to get him going, something to aim for. So he'd set her up as a symbol for everything he wanted and couldn't have, everything he'd had and couldn't keep. - Author: William Gibson
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#14. My style is like Bruce Lee, I'm like water. It's everything from defensive, to counters, to offense. - Author: Nonito Donaire
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#15. I think that, you know, looking at all the systems that I've been studying over the last several years, that paper ballots with a precinct optical scan counters and random audits is the best system that we can have. - Author: Avi Rubin
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#16. Words indeed are but the signs and counters of knowledge, and their currency should be strictly regulated by the capital which they represent. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#17. Blossom time, drunk together, banishing spring sorrow;
drunk, we broke off flowering limbs, counters for our rounds of wine.
Suddenly I remembered my old friend, gone to the edge of the sky:
by my reckoning, today he must have reached Liang-chou. - Author: Bai Juyi
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#18. Some would argue that the president himself benefited from a form of affirmative action because as a C student, he only got into Yale because his father was a wealthy alumnus. But the White House counters that Saddam is a menace and must be stopped. - Author: Jon Stewart
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#19. A returned battalion of the National Guard paraded through the streets with open ranks for their dead and then stepped down out of romance forever and sold you things over the counters of local stores. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#20. In a team setting, leadership is shared by a community of people, which counters the tendency for pastors to form congregations in their own images. - Author: Adam S. McHugh
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#21. Good stories are not written by people who live in a city of dirty strip malls, forced to listen to the machinated opinions of lawyers, bean counters and statisticians ... Good stories strong enough to love are created by those brave enough to live. - Author: Spencer Antle
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#22. Do you love randomly?" She blinked in bewilderment. "What?" "Do you love at random? Like pulling counters out of a box? You love whichever one came to hand? Or is there something about certain people that makes them likely to be loved by you? - Author: Ann Leckie
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#23. For people who dealt largely in dreams, his father was fond of observing, realtors were a surprisingly unromantic bunch, like card counters in a Vegas casino. - Author: Richard Russo
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#24. As [Martin Luther] King said, it never cost anybody a dime to integrate the lunch counters. When you start talking about trying to deal with jobs and hunger and things that require investment, then that's really the tough stuff, because everybody wants to do right if it doesn't cost them anything. - Author: Marian Wright Edelman
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#25. Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon by them: but they are the money of fools, that value them by the authority of an Aristotle, a Cicero, or a Thomas, or any other doctor whatsoever, if but a man. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#26. I would go to cosmetics counters and buy two or three foundations and powders, and then go home and mix them before I came up with something suitable for my undertones. - Author: Iman
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#27. The conclusion affirmed by the narrative is that wherever YHWH governs as an alternative to Pharaoh, there the restfulness of YHWH effectively counters the restless anxiety of Pharaoh. - Author: Walter Brueggemann
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#28. So as you can see, counters don't work on us. Actually it's more like he's too lazy to move." ~Kenichi Okamura & Kensuke Fukui - Author: Tadatoshi Fujimaki
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#29. Never try to keep it professional, keep it smutty, write with bodily fluids on sandpaper, and damn the men with clipboards in white suits, the literary bean-counters, the prose police. - Author: Peter Selgin
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#30. There's too many people in seats of power who just haven't got a clue what they're doing. They're bean counters, and it just pisses me off because consequently our kids go to see crap movies. - Author: Pierce Brosnan
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#31. When every one of your arguments is characterized an attempt to bring back slavery or resegregate lunch counters, it's a little hard to have any sort of productive debate. - Author: Ann Coulter
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#32. The Church counters the culture of death with the culture of love. - Author: Pope John Paul II
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#33. By the time we met up again, she'd be able to hand her reaction to me as a tidy package: a single square of lasagna in a sealed Tupperware container as opposed to a squalid kitchen with tomato sauce splattered on the counters. And I wouldn't have to be there while she got it in order. - Author: Curtis Sittenfeld
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#34. But why have you dear English Jew whose forefathers fought to enter the country of Johnny Mill, the Stuart with a little heart, saunter in Haridwar, no pubs or fish and chips' counters here, only Ganga-Jal, -the holy ale- Quaff it for the spirit and carry it to the banks of Thames in a holy grail. - Author: Aporva Kala
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#35. Oh ... Blip. Yeah, I see." He sounds distracted, awed.
"Your child," I whisper.
"Our child." He counters. - Author: E.L. James
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#36. An election goes on every minute of the business day across the counters of hundreds of thousands of stores and shops where the customers state their preferences and determine which company and which product shall be the leader today and which shall lead tomorrow. - Author: Bruce Barton
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#37. Don't listen to him." Mabel waved a hand in disregard. "He's gone and lost his mind since the last time you paid us a visit. All his marbles fell out; rolled under the tables and counters, and he's too old to bend down and find them. - Author: Ania Ahlborn
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#38. Life is a child moving counters in a game. - Author: Heraclitus
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#39. I can't believe you just did that,: I say when I can finally breathe again.
"I can't believe I didn't do it before now," he counters. - Author: Dahlia Adler
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#40. The slothful is the servant of the counters. - Author: George Herbert
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#41. cleaning lady! The gunk I got out of your carpet and kitchen counters? Grrr-oss!" Sam grinned. "We'll talk about it when I get there. Bye!" He called - Author: David Archer
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#42. Affection is important because it counters anger, hatred and suspicion that can prevent our minds from functioning clearly. - Author: Dalai Lama
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#43. Ordinary Geiger counters, worn on belt clips and resembling pagers, have been in use by the U.S. Customs Service for years. - Author: Barton Gellman
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#44. But surely we are not allowed ... "
"Allowed?" I counters. "We're allowed to do anything in this world until someone says we ain't allowed and that someone can back it up. - Author: L.A. Meyer
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#45. Now Suzanne takes your hand
and she leads you to the river
She is wearing rags and feathers
from Salvation Army counters
And the sun pours down like honey
on our lady of the harbour
And she shows you where to look
among the garbage and the flowers - Author: Leonard Cohen
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#46. When I was your age ... I wish I'd known that I already had everything I needed within myself to be happy, instead of looking for happiness at beauty counters. - Author: Ilene Beckerman
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#47. If I may paraphrase Hobbes's well-known aphorism, I would say that 'books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science. - Author: Thomas Henry Huxley
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#48. There are a million studies that say the money you put into a kitchen and bath update you get back. That's one of those places you can't go wrong. It can be as simple as updating counters and a backsplash. - Author: Candice Olson
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#49. Ideas are not just counters used by the calculating mind; they are also golden vessels full of living feeling. "Freedom" is not a mere abstraction, it is also an emotion. ~Carl Jung, The Symbolic Life, Pages 310-311. - Author: C. G. Jung
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#50. The pattern of things was that each of the research students would be doing some particular experiment on the accelerator, often involving the building of counters or a system like that. - Author: John Henry Carver
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#51. Those persons who refuse to act as symbols of society's folk ways, as counters in the game of society's ordaining, are outlawed. - Author: Randolph Bourne
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#52. We have had enough of the old men and the money-counters!" And people further off took up the cry: "Up Bowman, and down with the moneybags, - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#53. You know, the funny thing about Lorne and that show is that, you can go over one million things, but in a business of bean counters, he still likes to laugh at small things and creates a show around it. - Author: Colin Quinn
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#54. Perfume counters in department stores, Holly Deblin smells of, the middle of July, and cinnamon Tic Tacs. - Author: David Mitchell
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#55. I swear dust wouldn't have the nerve to land on their floors or counters. - Author: Simone Elkeles
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#56. The fire trucks are out, there are thousands of people in the streets. You have a choice. You can have this, or you let Negroes eat at the lunch counters. - Author: Burke Marshall
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#57. I've worked behind counters serving food, and I've lived on the circus train, and I've led bicycle tours in Eastern Europe and the Balkans and Russia. I've been a key liner for a newspaper, I've done typesetting. Oh, all sorts of things. - Author: Bonnie Jo Campbell
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#58. Fortune favors the bold." I smile weakly.
"So does death," she counters immediately. "The craven tend to live much longer than the heroic. - Author: Melinda Salisbury
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#59. home, I've been cleaning, and you need to fire your cleaning lady! The gunk I got out of your carpet and kitchen counters? Grrr-oss!" Sam grinned. - Author: David Archer
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#60. the counters and center island were crammed with mason jars and novelty saltshakers and cookie jars in the shapes of cats, blimps, pumpkins, frogs, robots, potbellied demons, and other things. - Author: Tim Pratt
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#61. But remember that words are signals, counters. They are not immortal. And it can happen - to use an image you'll understand - it can happen that a civilisation can be imprisoned in a linguistic contour which no longer matches the landscape of ... fact. - Author: Brian Friel
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#62. The tree of research must be fed from time to time with the blood of bean-counters, for it is its natural manure. - Author: Alan Kay
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#63. The thing I like most in my kitchen is my marble counters. Everybody said not to use marble because it's fragile, it stains, it cracks, and it doesn't remain beautiful. But I love marble. - Author: Ruth Reichl
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#64. My daughter loves to cook. At first, I found myself making her be really neat and precise. Then I realized it's OK if things get all over the floor and counters and ceiling. We're making memories. - Author: Kimberly Schlapman
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