House On Fire Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 90 House On Fire Quotes

#1. When she awakened in the a.m. into blind-slit shrinking nowhereness, it had all gone disorientingly quiet, and she would imagine for a few seconds she was back there in that mausoleum of a ranch house in the San Fernando Valley. - Author: Garth Risk Hallberg
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#2. The man who could withstand, with his fellow-men in single line, a charge of cavalry may lose all command of himself on the occurrence of a fire in his own house, because of some homely reminiscence unknown to the observing bystander. - Author: Arthur Helps
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#3. Someone asked me what three things I would save if my house was on fire. I said my cat, my salamander and one of the twins. - Author: Ricky Gervais
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#4. If a house is burning, and bucket of water is thrown on the blaze and doesn't extinguish the fire, this doesn't mean that water won't put out fire. It means we need more water. And so with nonviolence. - Author: Dorothy Cotton
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#5. The Easter Bunny could have come down the chimney armed with machine guns and opened fire on the house, and everyone would have been less surprised. - Author: Kelly Oram
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#6. If there was a fire at my house I would throw more things on it. The only thing I would take out? Myself! - Author: Jean Nouvel
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#7. I'm not paranoid, just prepared. There is a distinct difference and a higher survival rate for the latter." Rainey Bell, from "Molly: House on Fire - Author: R.E. Bradshaw
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#8. Your property is in danger when your neighbour's house is on fire. - Author: Horace
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#9. I can see we're going to get along like a house on fire," said Miss Tick. "There may be no survivors. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#10. The house is on fire, but go ahead - finish painting the verandah ... - Author: John Geddes
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#11. In the greater part of humankind there resides an instinct for survival. It is this which can clutch at straws and effect a rescue from them. It is this which can, now and then, outwit fate. - Author: Tanith Lee
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#12. The guy didn't have resting bitch face so much as resting I'm-going-to-kill-someone-and-light-their-house-on-fire face. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#13. With our financial house on fire, Obama makes clear both in in his speech and his budget that the essence of his presidency will be the transformation of health care, education and energy. - Author: Charles Krauthammer
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#14. Please forgive my appearance. I am lately come from setting a house on fire. - Author: Clare Boylan
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#15. The smoke alarm went off in the hallway upstairs, either to let us know the battery had just died or because the house was on fire. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#16. He couldn't imagine, couldn't imagine the horror of scrubbing your own father's blood out of the floor. Better to set the whole house on fire, better to leave and never come back."

pg 338 - Author: Veronica Roth
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#17. Some People Like a House with A Fire Place, Others want a House they can set on Fire! - Author: Paul Stanley
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#18. You two would get on like a house on fire. Don't douse the flames before you've struck a match. - Author: Kelly Batten
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#19. How could I stand by and watch my house on fire? - Author: Kamisese Mara
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#20. This is less teaching than damage control. You may as well paint a house that's on fire. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#21. I really want to work with Adele, I think she's amazing. Lykke Li as well. I love them both. I'd also like to work with The Script. I met them in Australia and we just got on like a house on fire. - Author: Tinie Tempah
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#22. I've had tons of odd jobs, but I think that I would probably be a fireman because you get to see the results of your job. You get there and there is a house on fire. You leave and there's not a fire anymore. - Author: Luke Perry
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#23. I think that's part of the whole denial and suicidal mechanism [ of the human's race] right "Oh my God, the house is on fire." You sleep through the smoke. - Author: Eve Ensler
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#24. When the house is on fire, don't tell me what your spiritual gift is. Just grab a hose and put out the fire. - Author: Andy Stanley
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#25. Quote from "FUTURE GONE":
" ... I set the house on fire. It's dark outside. The fire tears down the darkness. I turn my back to the place and leave, not knowing where.
And suddenly I understand ...
All dreams are dead now". - Author: Alexandar Tomov
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#26. Carrying anger with you is like lighting your own house on fire to get rid of rats. The rats run to safety while you burn yourself down. Forgive. Let go. Heal. - Author: Jewel
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#27. Wherever we go we do harm, forgiving
ourselves as wheels do cement for wearing
each other out. We set this house
on fire, forgetting that we live within.
(from "To a Meadowlark," for M.L. Smoker) - Author: Jim Harrison
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#28. If my house was on fire, I can't compromise about which part of the house I'm going to save. You save the whole house or it will all burn down. We either save this country or we do not. - Author: Marco Rubio
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#29. Fire in the fireplace is a wonderful thing. Fire on the carpet has the potential to burn down your house. Sex is like fire. In the right context, it is an awesome thing. But once it is outside the context it was designed for, sex can burn your life and relationships to the ground. - Author: Andy Stanley
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#30. I set our house on fire when I was a little child playing with lighters. Boy, did I burn the place down! - Author: Flavor Flav
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#31. What else could have happened? Car wouldn't start? House caught on fire? Escaped convict climbed through his bedroom window and tied him with duct tape? Poison eggnog? Or maybe I just didn't matter to him. - Author: Natalie Standiford
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#32. No doubt, anarchy, once established, might not last forever. But if your house is on fire, the sensible course of action is to put out the fire, even though this extinguishment provides no guarantee that the house will never catch fire again. - Author: Robert Higgs
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#33. We humans need one another. We live in a big house with many rooms. Right now our home is on fire. If you're going to try to put out the fire, you've got to first agree on one fundamental point--everyone in the house is worth saving. - Author: Ivory Simone
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#34. The judge's massive eyebrows crept up. "Kaldar. Are you the one speaking for the plaintiff today?"
"Yes, Your Honor."
"Well, shit," Dobe said. "I guess you're familiar with the law. You hit it over the head, set its house on fire, and got its sister pregnant. - Author: Ilona Andrews
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#35. Like waking up in our home one night to find ourselves in a blazing fire, we must be arsonists of emotion, forcing ourselves to grab only what is truly important to us before our life-rafters collapse in on us and we can no longer escape alive. - Author: A.J. Darkholme
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#36. When a house is on fire and you know that there are people in it, it is a sin to straighten pictures in that house. When the world about you is in great danger, works that are in themselves not sinful can be quite wrong. - Author: Corrie Ten Boom
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#37. I wrote the song For A Dancer for a friend of mine who died in a fire. He was in the sauna in a house that burned down, so he had no idea anything was going on. It was very sad. - Author: Jackson Browne
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#38. Ladies, gentlemen, we're out of here! Your boss is upstairs, and only mildly wounded. Go help him if you have the inclination. You'll also notice the house is on fire. Make of that what you like. - Author: Chris Wooding
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#39. Plenty of people did not care for him much, but then there is a huge difference between disliking somebody - maybe even disliking them a lot - and actually shooting them, strangling them, dragging them through the fields and setting their house on fire. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#40. R. Elazar says it is enough if the bottom crust is formed. The Passover sacrifice may be turned around in the oven (on Friday) when it is getting dark. In the heating-house of (the sanctuary) the fire was fed at eventide. - Author: Anonymous
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#41. Burn, baby, burn," she muttered in a hard, satisfied voice.
I cleared my throat. "As much as I hate to interrupt the supreme satisfaction you're taking in watching the mansion blaze to the ground, I'd really
like to get out of here before the whole house collapses on top of us. - Author: Jennifer Estep
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#42. We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us trapped, locked in it. - Author: Tennessee Williams
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#43. We get along like a house on fire these days. - Author: Rebecca McNutt
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#44. We set the town on fire and burned down every house as a warning to other small towns along the river. - Author: Knute Nelson
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#45. Temperance puts wood on the fire, meal in the barrel, flour in the tub, money in the purse, credit in the country, contentment in the house, clothes on the back, and vigor in the body. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#46. We set this house on fire forgetting that we live within. - Author: Jim Harrison
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#47. I have heard a good story of Charles Fox. When his house was on fire, he found all efforts to save it useless, and, being a good draughtsman, he went up to the next hill to make a drawing of the fire,
the best instance of philosophy I ever heard of. - Author: Robert Southey
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#48. You may not know it but the keeping of a large house by one girl is the hardest work going on earth. I heard there's fire in hell but I'll bet the Devil just hands you a bucket and tells you to get moving, this place ain't gonna clean itself. - Author: Catherynne M Valente
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#49. The house burned an hour before midnight on the last day of April. The wild, distant ringing of the fire bells woke George Hazard. He stumbled through the dark hallway, then upstairs to the mansion tower, and stepped outside into the narrow balcony. - Author: John Jakes
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#50. If the house were on fire, what would you save? The cat? The computer? The only existing picture of your dead sister? Rather, the question should be: What would you be willing to lose? For Zoe Rutherford the answer was: everything. - Author: Tanya Anne Crosby
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#51. The story had held us, round the fire, sufficiently breathless, but except the obvious remark that it was gruesome, as, on Christmas Eve in an old house, a strange tale should essentially be ... - Author: Henry James
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#52. The world we live in is a house on fire and the people we love are burning. - Author: Sandra Cisneros
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#53. When you're born in a burning house, you think the whole world is on fire. But it's not. - Author: Richard Kadrey
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#54. I'm a field Negro. The masses are the field Negroes. When they see this man's house on fire, you don't hear these little Negroes talking about 'our government is in trouble'. They say, 'The government is in trouble.' - Author: Malcolm X
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#55. Or perhaps you notice a congregation of ladybugs on a rose stalk. Don't invoke the old nursery saying and ask them to fly away home. Their house is not on fire. Your roses are, with aphids, which the ladybugs are feeding on - and you can bless yourself that they have come to your rescue. - Author: Eleanor Perenyi
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#56. in my dreams i know what
to do with my hands.

i do not lock them up in a
cardboard box. i do not lock
myself up
in a paper house too ready to catch on fire. - Author: Darshana Suresh
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#57. I was raised on the Hudson, in a house that had been the stable of the financier and Civil War general Brayton Ives. In midcentury, we had fire pits in the floor for heating, and rats everywhere, because they nested in the hay insulation. - Author: Mark Helprin
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#58. The house was on fire," i greeted them tersely. "In case you're interested."
they both glanced up overhead as if to make sure the house was still standing. Fang sniffed, smelling the smoke.
It's out, right?" he said - Author: James Patterson
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#59. When your neighbour's house is on fire, you should help with a bucket of water. - Author: Yahya Jammeh
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#60. If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#61. To tell the truth, the chariot was an astonishing sight to behold, because I had polished the steel of my flying house so carefully that it reflected the sunlight on all sides. It was so bright and dazzling that I thought, myself, that I had been carried away in a chariot of fire. - Author: Cyrano De Bergerac
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#62. Lief. That's not nice, considering all your sister has done for you," admonished Perl.
"Oh right. How could I forget that she made me bait for a snake, left me on house arrest in Ixia, and smuggled me into the Keep in a coffin. - Author: Maria V. Snyder
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#63. There are two kinds of directors: There's the kind where two plus two equals four, and you have to help them figure it out. And then there's the kind that throws you in a room, locks the door, sets the house on fire and films it. - Author: Michael Pitt
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#64. When the house is on fire, do you argue the color of the skin of the man who brings the water? - Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
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#65. It wasn't a lie, not at all like one of those lies she told herself all the time, like This is the last drink of the evening, or I'm not going to set the bitch's house on fire. - Author: Melissa De La Cruz
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#66. He covered her hands with his. "Why the hurry?"
"Seriously?" She stared at him, her jaw dropping. "I'm on fire! If we wait one more minute, I'm certain the sheets will spontaneously combust. I won't be held responsible if your house burns down because you wanted to waste time on foreplay. - Author: Elle James
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#67. [She] had a habit of putting things in that way, as though she had accidently set your house on fire and had no choice now but to stand back and watch it burn. - Author: Vu Tran
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#68. Laws of silence don't work ... . When something is festering in your memory or your imagination, laws of silence don't work, it's just like shutting a door and locking it on a house on fire in hope of forgetting that the house is burning. But not facing a fire doesn't put it out. - Author: Tennessee Williams
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#69. He burned his house down for the fire insurance and spent the proceeds on a telescope. - Author: Robert Frost
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#70. Tell a man whose house is on fire to give a moderate alarm; tell him to moderately rescue his wife from the hands of the ravisher; tell the mother to gradually extricate her babe from the fire into which it has fallen - but urge me not to use moderation in a cause like the present. - Author: William Lloyd Garrison
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#71. I might reinvent myself to strangers, but to this day, as far as my family is concerned, I'm still the one most likely to set your house on fire. - Author: David Sedaris
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#72. I was once all by myself in a house on Fire Island. Where I compared the original cast recordings of two different versions of The Wild Party. A helicopter should have descended and taken me away to a gay penal colony. But of course, I was already there. - Author: Paul Rudnick
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#73. If your house is on fire and you can only escape with your life and one thing, what one thing would you take out of your house? I got to think my laptop is the one thing that is totally irreplaceable. Either that or my son. Laptop. I'll go laptop. - Author: Anthony Jeselnik
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#74. I told Jem if he set fire to the Radley house I was going to tell Atticus on him. - Author: Harper Lee
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#75. If prose is a house, poetry is a man on fire running quite fast through it". - Author: Anne Carson
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#76. Do I call? Do I text? Do I send a Facebook message? Do I send up a smoke signal? How does one do that? Will I set my rented house on fire? How embarrassed will I be when I have to tell the home's owner, actor James Earl Jones, that I burned his house down trying to send a smoke signal? - Author: Aziz Ansari
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#77. A woman living in a grand house may pride herself on all her lovely things; but the moment she hears the crackle of fire she decides very quickly which are the few she values the most. - Author: Arthur Golden
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#78. If my house is on fire, I don't need the fire chief telling me I should not have built the house out of wood. I need somebody to put the fire out. - Author: Bob Riley
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#79. When your house is on fire, you cant be bothered with the neighbors. Or, as we say in Chess, if your King is under attack you don't worry about losing a Pawn on the Queen's side - Author: Garry Kasparov
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#80. If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience. - Author: Robert Fulghum
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#81. We now know that a neo-conservative is an arsonist who sets the house on fire and six years later boasts that no one can put it out. - Author: Bill Moyers
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#82. Let husband and wife never speak to one another in loud tones,unless the house is on fire. - Author: David O. McKay
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#83. I am, it is safe to say, not a practical man. The few attempts I've made to hammer in a nail have ended in broken thumbs, burst pipes, and water spraying everywhere with the house on fire. - Author: John Niven
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#84. It is a wise thing to be polite; consequently, it is a stupid thing to be rude. To make enemies by unnecessary and willful incivility, is just as insane a proceeding as to set your house on fire. For politeness is like a counter
an avowedly false coin, with which it is foolish to be stingy. - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#85. To play at Chesse when the house is on fire. - Author: George Herbert
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#86. Value is relative," said the saint. "A man with his house on fire and a man dying of thirst each place a different value on a glass of water. - Author: Jonathan Maberry
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#87. I changed my mind. Get out of my house now. I'll set your things on fire and mail you the ashes. - Author: J. Sterling
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#88. Challenges in medicine are moving from 'Treat the symptoms after the house is on fire' to 'Can we preserve the house intact?' - Author: Elizabeth Blackburn
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#89. Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to play a little on our own. - Author: Edmund Burke
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#90. In A.J.'s experience, she wasn't really the kind of woman men would break down a door to get to. Well, maybe if a house was on fire and they were a Good Samaritan with ax and an air mask. - Author: J.R. Ward
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