Gulliver Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 31 famous quotes and sayings about gulliver to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 31 Gulliver Quotes

#1. I know I feel like Gulliver sometimes, weighed down by little men. There are so many people in this house, I'm a queen bee, with every muscle dragging. I'm the heart of a cluster, black, dripping, sucking, hanging. - Author: Enid Bagnold
Gulliver Quotes #737862
#2. The wee little people that live in my head won't let Gulliver go. - Author: Stanley Victor Paskavich
Gulliver Quotes #1866073
#3. In TV writing, I felt like Gulliver being tied down by the Lilliputians. There's so much more freedom in fiction writing. - Author: Maria Semple
Gulliver Quotes #1831922
#4. Be willing to be a child and be the Lilliputian in the world of Gulliver. - Author: Mary Karr
Gulliver Quotes #1764702
#5. If I had to make a list of six books which were to be preserved when all others were destroyed, I would certainly put Gulliver's Travels among them. - Author: George Orwell
Gulliver Quotes #1726799
#6. What's this for?' I said. And this veck replied, interrupting his like song an instant, that it was to keep my gulliver still and make me look at the screen. 'But,' I said, 'I want to look at the screen. I've been brought here to viddy films and viddy films I shall. - Author: Anthony Burgess
Gulliver Quotes #1603851
#7. But he may please to consider, that the caprices of womankind are not limited by any climate or nation; and that they are much more uniform than can be easily imagined. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #1580955
#8. Gulliver's Travels sardonically proposed that Irish babies be fattened for English tables; - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
Gulliver Quotes #1470589
#9. America's strength has made it a sort of Gulliver in world affairs: By wiggling its toes it can, often inadvertently, break the arm of a Lilliputian. - Author: Mohsin Hamid
Gulliver Quotes #1412253
#10. The tiny Lilliputians surmise that Gulliver's watch may be his god, because it is that which, he admits, he seldom does anything without consulting. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #1303842
#11. Then, brothers, it came. Oh, bliss, bliss and heaven. I lay all nagoy to the ceiling, my gulliver on my rookers on the pillow, glazzies closed, rot open in bliss, slooshying the sluice of lovely sounds. Oh, it was gorgeousness and gorgeosity made flesh. - Author: Anthony Burgess
Gulliver Quotes #1296176
#12. Gulliver was soon being read "from the cabinet council to the nursery". - Author: John Gay
Gulliver Quotes #1040179
#13. Poor Nations are hungry, and rich Nations are proud, and Pride and Hunger will ever be at Variance. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #974758
#14. Gulliver describes a royal personage inspiring awe among the tiny Lilliputians because he was taller than his brethren by the breadth of a human fingernail. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #901793
#15. I am very well known in the world of darts and in my home town of Southam but unfortunately women's darts does not have the high profile of the men's game and so is not featured on TV very much. I think you need to be seen on world wide TV to become really famous. - Author: Trina Gulliver
Gulliver Quotes #901064
#16. Books don't repeat the same words over and over. The Gulliver's Travels whose whimsey amused you at twelve is not the Gulliver's Travels whose acid engaged you at thirty. - Author: James K. Morrow
Gulliver Quotes #888656
#17. My greatest influences in my sport have been two former number one English lady darts players, Deta Hedman and Mandy Solomons. Deta helped me at international events and both helped me to cope with the big occasion which gave me the confidence I needed to become a champion. - Author: Trina Gulliver
Gulliver Quotes #82137
#18. If the world had but a dozen Arbuthnots I would burn my [Gulliver's] Travels. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #732407
#19. Most important to me is to play well and to win. That is what the fans want to see. - Author: Trina Gulliver
Gulliver Quotes #724056
#20. Bessie asked if I would have a book: the word book acted as a transient stimulus, and I begged her to fetch Gulliver's Travels from the library. This book I had again and again perused with delight. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
Gulliver Quotes #657497
#21. I've never seen the film 'Gulliver's Travels' - and I'm in it. - Author: James Corden
Gulliver Quotes #537636
#22. he was obliged to confess that the true essence of a writer's work is usually unknown to him. He recalled the case of Swift, who, when he wrote Gulliver's Travels, tried to bring an indictment against all humanity but actually left a book for children. - Author: Anonymous
Gulliver Quotes #380849
#23. I think spectators and fans are very important. Darts players would be nowhere without them. - Author: Trina Gulliver
Gulliver Quotes #334782
#24. Most great writers suffer and have no idea how good they are. Most bad writers are very confident. Be willing to be a child and be the Lilliputian in the world of Gulliver, the bat girl in Yankee Stadium. That's a more fruitful way to be. - Author: Mary Karr
Gulliver Quotes #334653
#25. The trombones crunched redgold under my bed, and behind my gulliver the trumpets threewise silverflamed, - Author: Anthony Burgess
Gulliver Quotes #325926
#26. It's dull. It's the dullest life you can imagine. Here, you have pain, and loss, that's the price. But the rewards can be wonderful, Gulliver. - Author: Matt Haig
Gulliver Quotes #306556
#27. And he gave it for his opinion, that whoever could make two ears of corn, or two blades of grass, to grow upon a spot of ground where only one grew before, would deserve better of mankind, and do more essential service to his country, than the whole race of politicians put together. - Author: Jonathan Swift
Gulliver Quotes #289624
#28. As children, my siblings and I were actively discouraged from acting. I have no memories of going on set with my parents - aside from 'Gulliver's Travels.' - Author: Tom Sturridge
Gulliver Quotes #252174
#29. Over your body the clouds go
High, high and icily
And a little flat, as if they
Floated on a glass that was invisible.
Unlike swans,
Having no reflections;
Unlike you,
With no strings attached.
All cool, all blue. Unlike you
You, there on your back,
Eyes to the sky. - Author: Sylvia Plath
Gulliver Quotes #200901
#30. I didn't want to fall for anybody. It's so messy. I'm so happy it was you. I'm so happy to love you, Gulliver. - Author: Nora Roberts
Gulliver Quotes #125839
#31. She found herself wondering at what point in her life she had ceased to be Gulliver and had become the strings holding him to the ground. - Author: Erica Bauermeister
Gulliver Quotes #103504

Famous Authors

Popular Topics