Elm Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 52 Quotes About Elm

#1. Willy: Remember those two beautiful elm trees out there? When I and Biff hung the swings between them?
Linda: Yeah, like being a million miles from the city. - Author: Arthur Miller
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#2. You should go to a pear tree for pears, not to an elm. - Author: Publilius Syrus
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#3. Then the dry road dust rises to whiten
the fatigued elm leaves-
the nineteenth century, tired of children, is gone.
They're all gone into a world of light; the farm's my own. - Author: Robert Lowell
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#4. The moon, also, is merciless: she would drag me
Cruelly, being barren.
Her radiance scathes me. Or perhaps I have caught her. - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#5. A sheet of white extends to the lone dark vertical of the elm tree in the centre ... It is too perfect, to inviolate ... The snow is graced with waves written by the wind, the elm raises crooked arms in sleeves of white. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#6. And the poorest twig on the elm-tree was ridged inch deep with pearl. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#7. Everyday, Jay would sit under a giant elm tree and imagine the adventures his life might bring. - Author: Ilchi Lee
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#8. The dead elm leaves hung like folded bats. - Author: Josephine Winslow Johnson
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#9. Thou art an elm, my husband, I a vine. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#10. The soft light of morning falls upon ripening forests of oak and elm, walnut and hickory, and all Nature is thoughtful and calm. - Author: John Muir
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#11. Men nowhere, east or west, live yet a natural life, round which the vine clings, and which the elm willingly shadows. Man would desecrate it by his touch, and so the beauty of the world remains veiled to him. He needs not only to be spiritualized, but naturalized, on the soil of earth. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#12. Drooping along the ground the vine misses its widowed elm. - Author: Juvenal
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#13. In 1984, when 'Nightmare on Elm Street' came out, not only was I twelve and couldn't get into an R movie, but I lived twenty miles from a theater. So my first experience of it was on VHS. - Author: Stephen Graham Jones
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#14. Up from the sea, the wild north wind is blowing, under the sky's gray arch. Smiling, I watch the shaken elm boughs, knowing It is the wind of March. - Author: John Greenleaf Whittier
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#15. All day, after two days and nights of rain, water had been rising in the dykes and now it was creeping rapidly up the five stone arches of the bridge where the she stood watching the wide rainy valley up which the tongue of river finally lost itself in a gray country of winter elms. - Author: H.E. Bates
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#16. I like horror movies. Nightmare on Elm Street is my favourite. I even get scared a little bit watching horror. - Author: Mike Tyson
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#17. She makes tea by hand. Nettles, slippery elm, turmeric, cinnamon - my mother is a recipe for warm throats and belly laughs. Once she fell off a ladder when I was three. She says all she was worried about was my face as I watched her fall. - Author: Sarah Kay
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#18. I felt and saw the night outside deep within me. Wind and wetness, autumn, bitter smell of foliage, scattered leaves of the elm tree. - Author: Hermann Hesse
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#19. I was in danger of drowning, and nobody lost at sea worries about whether the spar they cling to is made of elm or oak. - Author: Jeanette Winterson
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#20. The plants all know that spring will soon return,
All kinds of red and purple contend in beauty.
The poplar blossom and elm seeds are not beautiful,
They can only fill the sky with flight like snow. - Author: Han Yu
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#21. John Clare, in his poem To a Fallen Elm, makes the tree a selfmark as well as a landmark. - Author: Tim Fulford
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#22. One name always stands out when it comes to actors taking on the monsters of our nightmares - Robert Englund. In the 'Nightmare on Elm Street' series, Englund kept us awake as night with a striped shirt and his special glove. - Author: Rob Manuel
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#23. The Bachelor meets Nightmare on Elm Street, - Author: Siobhan Davis
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#24. They had buried him under our elm tree, they said
yet this was not totally true. For he really lay buried in my heart. - Author: Willie Morris
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#25. When I was a kid, I was really into 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Friday the 13th.' But as I got older and started working as an actor, I did not really get scared by horror movies as much, so I am not as into them anymore. - Author: Simon Rex
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#26. Where has he gone, my meadow mouse,
My thumb of a child that nuzzled in my palm?
To run under the hawk's wing,
Under the eye of the great owl watching from the elm-tree,
To live by courtesy of the shrike, the snake, the tom-cat.
(from "The Meadow Mouse") - Author: Theodore Roethke
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#27. I think I wrote the first draft of 'Nightmare on Elm Street' in '79. No one wanted to buy it. Nobody. I felt very strongly about it, so I stayed with it and kept paying my assistant and everything. At a certain point, I was literally flat broke. - Author: Wes Craven
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#28. A man was leaning idly against an elm ... The man, who towered over the poet even at his slanting angle, too old for a student and too worn for a faculty member, stared at him with the familiar, insatiable gleam of the literary admirer. - Author: Matthew Pearl
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#29. It's not easy to look the way I do: in popular culture, one only sees a face like mine on the Phaontom of the Opera, on Freddie Krueger from Elm Street, or on Leatherface from deep in the heart of Texas. Sure, a burn victim may "get the girl" - but usually only with a pickax. - Author: Andrew Davidson
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#30. Had I not done Shakespeare, Pinter, Moliere and things such as 'Godspell' - I played Judas in a hugely successful production before I did 'Elm Street' - I'd probably be on a psychiatrist's couch saying: 'Freddy ruined me.' But I'd already done 13 movies and years of non-stop theatre. - Author: Robert Englund
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#31. My earliest memories of horror are 'Friday the 13th Part 2,' John Carpenter's 'The Thing,' 'Halloween,' 'An American Werewolf in London,' and 'A Nightmare On Elm Street' ... and 'Hatchet' is so obviously inspired by those films that I may as well have made it in 1984. - Author: Adam Green
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#32. Every town has an Elm Street. - Author: Michael De Luca
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#33. The oak roars when a high wind wrestles with it; the beech shrieks; the elm sends forth a long, deep groan; the ash pours out moans of thrilling anguish. - Author: Thomas Starr King
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#34. I know the bottom, she says. I know it with my great tap root:
It is what you fear.
I do not fear it: I have been there.
From the poem "Elm", written 19 April 1962 - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#35. Around in silent grandeur stood The stately children of the wood; Maple and elm and towering pine Mantled in folds of dark woodbine. - Author: Julia Caroline Dorr
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#36. I've never been a big horror genre fan, but I did go see 'Nightmare on Elm Street' in the theaters and I dug it. I thought it was cool. - Author: Jackie Earle Haley
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#37. When I think of 'Nightmare on Elm Street,' there was a warmth to those teenagers that I related to. They were not aware that they were in the middle of a horror film, and I really loved those characters and I empathized with them. - Author: Jason Reitman
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#38. Thou art an elm, my husband, I a vine,
Whose weakness, married to thy stronger state,
Makes me with thy strength to communicate. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#39. Something like Nightmare On Elm Street, to me, was kind of an examination of levels of consciousness and the pain of facing the truth, and how easy it is to fall asleep, or want to fall asleep. - Author: Wes Craven
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#40. No real fairytale scared me, but Freddy Krueger did. 'Nightmare on Elm Street' scared the living hell out of me, but no fairytale. Maybe 'Hansel and Gretel' a little bit when they were walking through the forest and they met the witch. But I liked being scared, I really enjoy being scared. - Author: Lana Parrilla
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#41. The colonists' first protest against the British unfolded on Aug. 14, 1765 at the Liberty Tree. A magnificent elm towering over the other trees nearby, the Liberty Tree stood at the corner of what is now Washington and Essex Streets in downtown Boston. - Author: Ronald Kessler
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#42. The oak ... has not the efficacy of the fir , nor the cypress that of the elm . - Author: Marcus Vitruvius Pollio
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#43. One, two, I'm coming for you, three, four, you better lock your door.'
-Nightmare on Elm Street -Fool me twice by Mandy Hubbard - Author: Mandy Hubbard
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#44. Narrow lanes climb both slopes and come together in a great ring of elm trees which encircles the flat summit. Any wind
even the slightest
draws from the height of the elms a rushing sound, multifoliate and powerful. - Author: Richard Adams
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#45. I actually am grateful for Freddy Krueger, because the big surprise to me - with that sort of double punch of science fiction TV series and then the 'Nightmare on Elm Street' phenomenon - was that I got an international celebrity out of it. - Author: Robert Englund
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#46. As an actor, whatever I get the opportunity to do, if it has a good story then I'm in. I thought 'Dead End' had a great story; 'Nightmare on Elm Street,' of course, was probably the first real horror film I was in. - Author: Lin Shaye
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#47. Over the land freckled with snow half-thawed
The speculating rooks at their nests cawed
And saw from elm tops, delicate as flower of grass,
What we below could not see, Winter pass. - Author: Edward Thomas
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#48. Horror films are the ones that pay the bills, and historically, they have shown that they are good investments. They helped Universal survive with that initial splash of horror films in the 1930s and '40s. And horror films kept New Line alive with the 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' series. - Author: Christopher Young
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#49. 'Nightmare on Elm Street' really lends itself to using new technologies. CGI would be a great way to exploit and embrace the dream sequences. - Author: Robert Englund
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#50. As a kid, I liked the 'Halloween' movies and 'Nightmare On Elm Street' and all that kind of stuff. But as an adult, I really don't watch much horror, to be honest. - Author: Corey Feldman
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#51. When less than four years old I was standing with my nurse, Mary Ward, watching the shadows on the wall from branches of an elm behind which the moon had risen. I have never forgot those shadows and am often trying to paint them. - Author: Samuel Palmer
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#52. Bergulme. Elsbeere. Hagebuche. Efeu. Scots elm. Service tree. Hornbeam. - Author: Jill Alexander Essbaum
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