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Top 40 Makeshift Quotes

#1. The mob dispersed, going ragged at the edges as people legged it down side alleys, threw away their makeshift weapons and emerged at the other end walking the grave, thoughtful walk of honest citizens. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#2. Couldn't change the brain I'd been born with, so instead I learned how to narrow the world with makeshift blinders, until all I noticed was what I wanted to notice. That's autism, for those who've never been there themselves. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#3. I got a lot from my uncle who is a really good ska guitarist. Very ragged makeshift rhythms and intricate lines. - Author: King Krule
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#4. Before, mostly for commitment hearings held in a makeshift court - Author: Jean Hanff Korelitz
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#5. The energic value of a cause is never abolished by positing an arbitrary and rational goal: that is always a makeshift. - Author: C. G. Jung
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#6. Brisbane is so sleepy, so slatternly, so sprawlingly unlovely ... It is simply the most ordinary place in the world ... It was so shabby and makeshift ... a place where poetry could never occur. - Author: David Malouf
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#7. In 1989, I was on Tiananmen Square with the students, living in their makeshift tents and joining their jubilant singing of the Internationale. In the two decades since, each time that I have gone back, visions from those days seem to return with increasing persistence. - Author: Ma Jian
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#8. The room had lost its morning light, the glow of expectation and potential. The daylight was now gray, and the new day was already used, a little soiled by mistaken thoughts and makeshift undertakings. - Author: Tove Jansson
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#9. Pseudo faith always arranges a way out to serve in case God fails it. Real faith knows only one way and gladly allows itself to be stripped of any second way or makeshift substitutes. For true faith, it is either God or total collapse. - Author: Aiden Wilson Tozer
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#10. I grabbed a Twizzler and almost cracked a tooth biting off the stale ends. I stuck my makeshift red straw into my coffee and took a long sip and was rewarded with a dazzling smile from Maddie.
"Eew. That is so gross." But she was laughing as she said it.
"Yup, something's never change. - Author: Lisa Roecker
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#11. Hey," he said, stopping in front of me. "As much fun as it is watching you elbow small children
out of your way while clinging to a makeshift wall ... "
"That kid was hogging all the space!" I huffed. "He had it coming! - Author: Robin Benway
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#12. We remember the truth because it has a name, is rooted in the past, but a makeshift lie is quickly forgotten. - Author: Marcel Proust
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#13. Outside the locked room is the landscape of time, in which the spirit may, with luck and courage, construct the fragile, makeshift, improbable roads and cities of fidelity: a landscape inhabitable by human beings. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#14. This is the age of the apartment. Not only in the great cities, but in the smaller centers of civilization the apartment has come to stay ... A decade ago the apartment was considered a sorry makeshift in America, though it has been successful abroad for more years than you would believe. - Author: Elsie De Wolfe
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#15. It felt like the first time - twelve years old - hidden beneath a makeshift bed sheet tent and the astonishment (and not a little fear) that something came out of this fleshy joystick. - Author: Katrina Monroe
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#16. For my own family, I would always choose the makeshift, surrogate family formed by various characters unrelated by blood. - Author: Anne Tyler
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#17. Reality was a makeshift prop, an amalgamation of agreed-upon conjecture, a consensus of self-limiting parameters and paradigms made palatable by endless speculation fueled by madness and hope and no mean amount of good dope. - Author: Laird Barron
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#18. one look his fears of a dog-fighting ring were valid. Blood was spattered around a makeshift wooden ring. Chains were piled up in a corner. He could see where the cages had been placed in the grass by the indents, but they were gone now. A dead cat was dangling from a tree branch. - Author: Kathleen Brooks
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#19. As a child, I always enjoyed building forts by stringing up bed sheets and clothes. I continue to be inspired by makeshift structures, including my own kids' forts and temporary architecture of all sorts. - Author: Janet Echelman
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#20. Los Angeles was an impression of failure, of disappointment, of despair, and of oddly makeshift lives. This is California? I thought. - Author: Joseph Barbera
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#21. looked like a makeshift parking lot, climbed - Author: Catherine Coulter
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#22. The ideas of the classics, so far as living, are our commonplaces. It is the modern books that give us the latest and most profound conceptions. It seems to me rather a lazy makeshift to mumble over the familiar. - Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
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#23. Not a superman who stumbles, but an ape with makeshift manners in whose nickel-plated jungles roam mechanical bananas. - Author: William Tenn
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#24. Reading is a mere makeshift for original thinking. - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#25. Impulse without reason is not enough, and reason without impulse is a poor makeshift. - Author: William James
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#26. She gathered her belongings and headed for the makeshift entrance that led into the belly of the half-destroyed AT-AT walker. It might be an ancient, rotting, rusting example of now useless military might, but to Rey, it was home. - Author: Alan Dean Foster
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#27. When Holly Short had opened the door of her makeshift basement cell, she had found her helmet bouncing on the spot in front of her with a 3-D image of Foaly's face projected onto it. That is really creepy, - Author: Eoin Colfer
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#28. My father taught me photography. It was his hobby, and we had a small darkroom in the fruit cellar of our basement. It was the kind of makeshift darkroom that was only dark at night. - Author: Sam Abell
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#29. Fascism was an emergency makeshift. To view it as something more would be a fatal error. - Author: Ludwig Von Mises
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#30. (She) could have read for hours, except that recently she had discovered holes and crevices between the words which she immediately had to fill with her own ideas until she was fed up with patching up the makeshift constructs. - Author: Gerhard Amanshauser
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#31. Which means, while you guys are off partying tomorrow, I'll be at home in my makeshift lab, playing with D's blood." I groaned. "You're even able to make a nice gesture sound appalling. How is that possible?" "Years of practice," he said, grinning. - Author: Ada Adams
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#32. The South did not bustle and plow and struggle against the snow; it slept beneath it, the silence broken only by the chatter of hungry birds and the exuberant shouts of children using trash can lids as makeshift sleds. - Author: Lauren Gilley
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#33. Don't try so hard to be the penetrating observer. Writing is, after all, a makeshift thing. - Author: Anonymous
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#34. I picked up the back of the shirt, the light breen scales shimmering in the makeshift lighting of the bathroom. Something light swims up inside of me. Something like hope.
Maybe I would be able to do it. - Author: K. Weikel
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#35. Tolerance is just a makeshift, suitable for an overcrowded and overheated planet. It carries on when love gives out, and love generally gives out as soon as we move away from our home and our friends. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#36. It seemed to be a makeshift replacement for love, absenting oneself from stifling atmospheres, because love basically was a torrential storm of feeling; it thrived only in partnership with laughing generosity and truthfulness. - Author: Bessie Head
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#37. Relief, or redistribution of income, voluntary or coerced, is never the true solution of poverty, but at best a makeshift, which may mask the disease and mitigate the pain, but provides no basic cure. - Author: Henry Hazlitt
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#38. Your life is nothing, just a little makeshift that you play with for a while, a machine that you put to use. And if something cracks it, then it's cracked, that's all. - Author: Howard Fast
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#39. Instinct is a makeshift, an admission of helplessness before the problem of reality. - Author: Leo Frobenius
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#40. My son was five months old, and I built a makeshift studio in my living room so that I could do the attachment parenting approach and write the record at the same time. That was fortuitous, that we could build that in the house. - Author: Alanis Morissette
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