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Top 69 Husk Quotes

#1. I love you, Aria," he murmured in her ear.
The tender husk in his voice enshrouded her. She would live the rest of her life pleasing him to hear the softness in his voice and see the love in his gaze. - Author: April Vine
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#2. The transcendental point of view, the habit of thought bred by communion with earth and sky, had refined the grain while it had roughened the husk. - Author: Ellen Glasgow
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#3. And what you thought you came for
is only a shell, a husk of meaning
from which the purpose breaks only when it is fulfilled
if at all. Either you had no purpose
or the purpose is beyond the end you figured
And is altered in fulfillment. - Author: T. S. Eliot
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#4. The genuine music lover may accept the carnal husk of opera to get at the kernel of actual music within, but that is no sign that he approves the carnal husk or enjoys gnawing through it. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#5. Everyone else out there in the world knew who they were, they carried their histories inside them everywhere they went; whereas she was just an empty husk of nothing masquerading as a human being. - Author: Lucinda Riley
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#6. When my desire
grows too fierce
I wear my bed clothes
inside out,
dark as the night's rough husk. - Author: Ono No Komachi
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#7. He slept with a ghost beside him, a supernaturally beautiful ghost, the husk of a dead dream. He woke to her each morning. - Author: George R R Martin
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#8. To me songwriting is more like redemption. I can extract the poison or the pollen, the essence from a situation and the rest becomes a husk that blows away. - Author: Beth Orton
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#9. A friend often says I'm an old man in a young man's husk. I like that. I am old-fashioned in some ways. - Author: Daniel Radcliffe
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#10. You're already dead inside. Years of living in Espoo have made you an empty husk of a human being. They don't call their hockey team the "Espoo Blues" for nothing. - Author: Phil Schwarzmann
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#11. A Song of the good green grass! A song no more of the city streets; A song of farms - a song of the soil of fields. A song with the smell of sun-dried hay, where the nimble pitchers handle the pitch-fork; A song tasting of new wheat, and of fresh-husk'd maize. - Author: Walt Whitman
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#12. My life is like a faded leaf,
My harvest dwindled to a husk:
Truly my life is void and brief
And tedious in the barren dusk;
My life is like a frozen thing,
No bud nor greenness can I see:
Yet rise it shall - the sap of Spring;
O Jesus, rise in me. - Author: Christina Rossetti
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#13. Used books, as if someone else has had the best of them and you get the sere husk, or the lees, as if a book isn't the one thing, the one product, that is forever new. There's no such thing as a used book. Or there's no such thing as a book if it's not being used. - Author: Deborah Meyler
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#14. Of the many forms that silence takes, the most memorable is the dry husk of the cicada. - Author: Jon Davis
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#15. He said that in an case the past was little more than a dream and its force in the world was greatly exaggerated. for the world was made each day and it was only men's clinging to its vanished husks that could make of that world one husk more - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#16. The husk could be some useless bloke or losing myself and changing my DNA with bottomless grief. - Author: Beth Orton
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#17. We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration. - Author: Irving Babbitt
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#18. In thy apparel avoid singularity, profuseness, and gaudiness. Be not too early in the fashion, nor too late. Decency is half way between affectation and neglect. The body is the shell of the soul, apparel is the husk of that shell; the husk often tells you what the kernel is. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#19. How I adore you and want you. You can't know how much ... I love belonging to you
I glory in it, that you alone have bent me to your will, shattered my self-possession, robbed me of my mystery, and made me yours, so that away from you I am nothing but a useless puppet, an empty husk. - Author: Violet Trefusis
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#20. Like handling an onion, peeling off the "husk" of our lives, sometimes makes us cry. - Author: Nina Guilbeau
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#21. Sometimes I want to ride you like a wild horse, and bring you to the taming - did you know that? I can do it, you know I can. Drag you over the edge and drain you to a gasping husk. I can drive you to the edge of collapse and sometimes I delight in it, - Author: Diana Gabaldon
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#22. What lies before me is the hollow husk of a memory turned nightmare, with bleached colors, crumbling structures, and rot corrupting everything it touches. This is the work of Mother Nature gone insane, exacting her revenge and delving deeper into madness in the process. - Author: Ken Lange
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#23. Once it happened, as I lay awake at night, that I suddenly spoke in verses, in verses so beautiful and strange that I did not venture to think of writing them down, and then in the morning they vanished; and yet they lay hidden within me like the hard kernel within an old brittle husk. - Author: Hermann Hesse
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#24. Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintance, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness. - Author: Henrik Ibsen
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#25. Do not think too much of the dead husk of your friend, or mourn too much over it, but send your thoughts out towards the real soul or self which has escaped - to reach it. - Author: Edward Carpenter
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#26. husk of a vanished person. - Author: Marie Rutkoski
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#27. Age is not all decay; it is the ripening, the swelling, of the fresh life within, that withers and bursts the husk. - Author: George MacDonald
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#28. You should quit. Cigarettes make people taste ... yellow.
Taste? Kizzy's mind did a cartwheel. Taste? Was this Jack Husk thinking about tasting her? Great God Almighty, she did not want to taste yellow if that happened, whatever yellow tasted like. - Author: Laini Taylor
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#29. So soon as this want or power [of love] is dead, man becomes the living sepulchre of himself, and what yet survives is the mere husk of what once he was. - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#30. This corn will teach to you, should you peel away the husk, and be willing to open your ears. - Author: Anthony Liccione
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#31. Secrets...were cancers. Secrets festered. Secrets ate away at your innards, leaving behind nothing but a flimsy husk. - Author: Harlan Coben
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#32. My dream had become my reality: my old life was a discarded husk. - Author: L.P. Hartley
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#33. Secrets are festering parasites to a relationship, devouring their hosts from within, leaving behind a empty hollow husk of what once was. - Author: Mark W. Boyer
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#34. husk or shell that has grown up around a spark of holiness, masking its light" (203): Michael Wex, Born to Kvetch: Yiddish Language and Culture in All of Its Moods (New York: St. Martin's Press, 2005), p. 93. Yiddish's - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#35. Painting, not that lifeless husk - Author: James Patterson
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#36. The tomb lies at the end of every path. Only the soul is immortal. Guard this treasure well. Your decaying husk is but a temporary vessel on an endless voyage. - Author: William Hjortsberg
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#37. A core,
or a husk, I need to learn
not how to speak, but from where. - Author: Charif Shanahan
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#38. She came alive as one returns from sleep. Alive but different. An empty husk capable of thought, of hearing, of processing. Of wanting men dead. - Author: Hugh Howey
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#39. The task is not primarily to have a story, but to penetrate the story, to discard the elements of it that are merely shell, or husk, that give apparent form to the story, but actually obscure the essence. In other words, the problem is to transcend the givens of a narrative. - Author: Deborah Eisenberg
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#40. The intelligent student, after studying vedic texts, is solely intent on acquiring wisdom and realization. He should discard the texts altogether, as the man who seeks rice discards the husk. - Author: Chidananda Saraswati
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#41. Like brown rice, black rice is unmilled, and it is the dark outer husk that makes it so nutty and chewy. It's also why it takes longer to cook than many other rices. - Author: Yotam Ottolenghi
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#42. The whisper of the dusk
is night shedding its husk. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#43. Let us leave good sense behind like a hideous husk and let us hurl ourselves, like fruit spiced with pride, into the immense mouth and breast of the world! Let us feed the unknown, not from despair, but simply to enrich the unfathomable reservoirs of the Absurd! - Author: Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
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#44. It is said that for money you can have everything, but you cannot. You can buy food, but not appetite ... fun, but not joy; acquaintances, but not friends; leisure, but not peace. You can have the husk of everything for money, but not the kernel. - Author: Arne Garborg
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#45. My firstborn and my baby both tried to shed me like a husk from the start, and the twins came with a fine interior sight with which they could simply look past me at everything more interesting. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#46. Being dissatisfied and properly dissatisfied with the husk of Hinduism, you are in danger of losing even the kernel, life itself. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#47. It was a husk, no longer truly their mother - more like their mother's most treasured possession, which had been given to them as a parting gift. - Author: Michel Faber
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#48. The body on the ground is nothing more than a shell, a husk, and I am filled with a sense of peace. Yes, I think. Yes. This is what I want to be. An instrument of mercy, not vengeance. - Author: R.L. LaFevers
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#49. The heavens and the earth are around us that it may be possible for us to speak of the unseen by the seen, for the outermost husk of creation has correspondence with the deepest things of the Creator.
He is not a God that hides himself, but a God who made all that he might reveal himself. - Author: George MacDonald
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#50. It is good for a professional to be reminded that his professionalism is only a husk, that the real person must remain an amateur, a lover of the work. - Author: May Sarton
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#51. She knew what it meant to want to return to safety and seed-husk again. But you cannot get back into your seed-husk, once it is cracked open and no longer yours. - Author: Katherine Catmull
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#52. All spiritual practice must be directed to the removal of the husk and the revelation of the kernel. - Author: Sathya Sai Baba
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#53. All science is methodolgy with regard to the Absolute. Therefore, there need be no fear of the unequivocally methodological. It isa husk, but not more than everything except the One. - Author: Franz Kafka
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#54. The sentiments of an adult are compounded of a kernal of instinct surrounded by a vast husk of education. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#55. If I cried any more tonight, I'd probably turn into a dried-out husk. - Author: Rachel Hawkins
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#56. Look at us. One bleeding body, one corpse, and a husk who's been half dead for years. No one who took an objective look at this room could think it was anything but too late, Ruth. For all of us. - Author: Sophie Hannah
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#57. It's difficult, if not impossible, to get away with anything false before the camera. That instrument penetrates the husk of the actor; it reveals what's truly happening - if anything, if nothing. A close-up demands absolute truth. It's a severe and awesome truth - Author: Elia Kazan
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#58. Do you have to use the gun?"
"It works."
"It lacks class."
"So does dying. - Author: Shona Husk
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#59. I felt myself no longer a husk but a body with some of the body's sweet juices stirring again. I had my first dream in many months, confused but to this day imperishable, with a flute in it somewhere, and a wild goose, and a dancing girl. - Author: William Styron
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#60. Sometimes, a family is like an ear of summer corn: It might look perfect on the outside, but when you peel the husk away. every kernel is rotten. - Author: Sara Shepard
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#61. Bring me your Nortons, your Kramdens, your housewives, and sewermen.
Weight my limbs with the nests of your flotsam, that we may chirp in chorus this melancholy anthem.
Mourn with your busdriver piety this sapless husk;
dull with your tender hymn the string of the lumberman's axe. - Author: Daniel Clowes
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#62. Most corn is combine harvested, which means it's picked and shelled in the field - but that's rough on the corn because the husk is more likely to be scratched or cracked. - Author: Ken Kercheval
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#63. Under reverent, patient care, the wild seed gradually relinquishes its protective husk and entrusts its reproductive life to human hands.(thus) this sacred law and covenant with Mother Earth; Respectful care brings abundance. If you take, you must give back-Return the gift. - Author: Marilou Awiakta
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#64. In achieving the depersonalization of childbirth and at the same time solving the problem of pain, our society may have lost more than it has gained. We are left with the physical husk; the transcending significance has been drained away. - Author: Sheila Kitzinger
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#65. Companies like Husk Power Systems are working to impact positively not only the environment, but to ensure that someday everyone, including the poorest of the poor in rural India, will have access to clean and affordable electricity. - Author: Jacqueline Novogratz
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#66. Shucked and boiled in water, sweet corn is edible and nutritious; roasted in the husk in the hottest possible oven for forty minutes, shucked at the table, and buttered and salted, nothing else, it is ambrosia. No chef's ingenuity and imagination have ever created a finer dish. - Author: Rex Stout
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#67. Then her mind had wandered into a place she could not follow, taking with it all the people she knew, their names and connections, whether they still lived or whether they'd died. But her body lingered, shed of an inner being, empty as a cicada husk. - Author: Ron Rash
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#68. Alone, there is only the person inside. I've grown to like her better than the stuck-up husk of me. Alone, there is no perfect daughter, no gifted high school junior, no Kristina Georgia Snow. There is only Bree. (Ellen Hopkins) - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#69. No one could say the stories were useless
for as the tongue clacked
five or forty fingers stitched
corn was grated from the husk
pathwork was pieced
or the darning was done ...
(from 'The Storyteller Poems') - Author: Liz Lochhead
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