Linoleum Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 33 Linoleum Quotes

#1. She'd been here long enough that all of her feelings had been replaced with high-end linoleum. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#2. I'm an actor I'm not a politician. I always kick myself when I talk too much about family, or personal things. - Author: Christian Bale
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#3. I'm in my junior year but I can't take it anymore. The beige walls, the scent of linoleum and used lockers, the shrill bell between classes. High school is sucking the life out of me. - Author: Diana Abu-Jaber
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#4. After a long moment I closed the freezer door. I wanted to lie down and press my cheek against the cool linoleum. Instead I reached out with my little finger and flipped the Barbie's head. It went thack thack against the door. I flipped it again. Thack thack. Whee. I had a new hobby. - Author: Jeff Lindsay
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#5. People's lives in Jubilee as elsewhere, were dull, simple, amazing, and unfathomable - deep caves paved with kitchen linoleum. - Author: Alice Monro
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#6. Don't cook. Don't clean. No man will ever make love to a woman because she waxed the linoleum. - Author: Joan Rivers
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#7. We listened patiently to Lester, words skittering out of his mouth like cartoon dogs on fresh-waxed linoleum, frantically going nowhere. - Author: Amy Tan
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#8. Abstract design is all right - for wallpaper or linoleum. But art is the process of evoking pity or terror, which is not abstract at all but very human. - Author: Robert A. Heinlein
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#9. Epic stories, especially 'quest narratives' like 'The Iliad' and 'The Odyssey,' are brilliant structures for storytelling. The quest lends itself to episodic storytelling. - Author: Simon Toyne
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#10. She found, in visits, relief from the aches of old age. "I have Even in my self in times Past Lost the snse of Paine for some time by the Injoyment of good Company." She - Author: Jill Lepore
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#11. A crash. Books fall to the speckled linoleum floor. They - Author: Colleen Hoover
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#12. Coaching is destined to be the leadership approach of the 21st century. - Author: James A. Belasco
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#13. The ochre-yellow linoleum floor hasn't been scrubbed for some time; splotches of dirt bloom on it like grey pressed flowers. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#14. Haiti, like any place, has its security problems; it has a great challenge in terms of establishing a kind of globally acceptable rule of law. - Author: Sean Penn
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#15. It is possibly worth mentioning at this point that Mr. Young thought that paparazzi was a kind of Italian linoleum. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#16. It was the look you get when facing a sudden and insurmountable danger: the errant truck, the shaky ladder, the crazy person who pins you to the linoleum and insists, with increasing urgency, that everything you know and love can be undone by a grape. - Author: David Sedaris
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#17. The color scheme of the whole sanatorium seemed to be based on liver. Dark, glowering woodwork, burnt-brown leather chairs, walls that might once have been white but had succumbed under a spreading malady of mod or damp. A mottled brown linoleum sealed off the floor. - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#18. Airline food is not intended for human consumption. It's intended as a form of in-flight entertainment, wherein the object is to guess what it is, starting with broad categories such as "mineral" and "linoleum." - Author: Dave Barry
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#19. Men are like linoleum floors. Lay 'em right and you can walk all over
them for years. - Author: Mae West
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#20. My eyes fell on the gray linoleum floor and I wondered how many other women had sat on this toilet and stared at this floor. Each of them the center of their own world, all of them yearning for someone to put their love into so they could see their love, see that they had it. - Author: Miranda July
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#21. This is why we said 'ain't'
and 'he don't'.
We wanted words to fit
our cold linoleum,
our oil lamps, our
outhouse. We knew
better but it was wrong
to use a language
that named ghosts,
nothing you could touch. - Author: Vern Rustsala
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#22. When I was 16, I had a job on the cleaning crew at a local hospital. I wore a pink uniform and cleaned bathrooms and buffed the hallway linoleum. Oddly, I don't recall hating the job. I recall getting choked up at the end of the summer when I went to turn in my uniform and say goodbye to the ladies. - Author: Mary Roach
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#23. It was a sort of loser luck, I guess, the luck of the cigarette-smoking ghost-grannies who shuffled the scuffed linoleum, but I'd take it over no luck at all. - Author: Michelle Tea
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#24. The beige linoleum floor turned into the ocean, crashed and crashed against Lotto's shins. He sat down. How swiftly things spun. Two minutes ago he'd been a kid, thinking about his nintendo system, worried about asymptotes and signs. Now he was, heavy, adult. - Author: Lauren Groff
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#25. They used to photograph Shirley Temple through gauze. They should photograph me through linoleum. - Author: Tallulah Bankhead
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#26. Her ruddy brown skin had the texture of pebbled linoleum. - Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
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#27. Pots can show malice, the patterns of linoleum can leer up at you, treachery is the other side of dailiness. - Author: Alice Munro
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#28. Every gain made by individuals or societies is almost instantly taken for granted. The luminous ceiling toward which we raise our longing eyes becomes, when we have climbed to the next floor, a stretch of disregarded linoleum beneath our feet. - Author: Aldous Huxley
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#29. On the good days, my mother would haul out the ukulele and we'd sit around the kitchen table - it was a cardboard table with a linoleum top - and sing. - Author: Carol Burnett
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#30. My kitchen linoleum is so black and shiny that I waltz while I wait for the kettle to boil. This pleasure is for the old who live alone. - Author: Florida Scott-Maxwell
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#31. When you're in the city, trapped among the cubic structures, it's easy to forget that you're connected to the earth, because you're so separated from it by layers and layers of protection - the soles of your shoes, sandals, or slippers, sheets of asphalt, concrete, linoleum tiling. - Author: Vicente Garcia Groyon
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#32. The early morning sunlight warms a patch of linoleum, and she lets her feet bathe in it while the kettle heats on the stove. - Author: Alexis M. Smith
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#33. Hard floorings such as marble, wood, terrazzo and linoleum, have become fashionable of late, but I believe they create a characterless "international" style that is as opposed to interpretation as it is repellent to the foot. - Author: George Pendle
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