Festering Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 58 Quotes About Festering

#1. The cold is waiting to ooze through the soles of your shoes. Maggot-damp, this city is festering: home to hollow faces of grey flesh. They stare from windows unclean, into the sun never reaches: dismal lives lived in dismal constriction. - Author: Emmanuelle De Maupassant
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#2. The frustrations have been festering for 12 years because federal policy has forced immigration into this area with no programs to accommodate this thrust and no dollars for education or jobs or social services ... we have become a repository but no beneficiary of federal actions. - Author: Sharon Pratt Kelly
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#3. And of course, there is always the F for failure. F for failing falling festering failure. F for fault. F for forgotten. - Author: Marcella Pixley
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#4. It's dangerous because my thoughts get away from themselves. Mixed with emotion, they pile up like the garbage that surrounds me. They stack layer upon layer, deeper and deeper, month after month- crushing, festering, smoldering. One day something is certain to combust. - Author: Camron Wright
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#5. Langston Hughes, who wrote, "That Justice is a blind goddess/Is a thing to which we black are wise:/Her bandage hides two festering sores/That once perhaps were eyes." As - Author: C. Arthur Ellis Jr
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#6. It was like a Russian party, Arkady thought. People got drunk, recklessly confessed their love, spilled their festering dislike, had hysterics, marched out, were dragged back in and revived with brandy. It wasn't a French salon. - Author: Martin Cruz Smith
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#7. It grows inside you, poisonous and festering, and it tells you its name is Pride, but it's a liar. Its name is Hate. - Author: Clifton Adams
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#8. I was adrift, tugged and pulled by the gravity of solitude, a festering hunger driving me like a relentless martinet - Author: Peter Tieryas
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#9. Bad news? Oh, festering fungus! What sort of bad news? - Author: Cornelia Funke
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#10. Whatever your issue, your cause, the festering problem you thought would be resolved - the political class has failed you. - Author: Carly Fiorina
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#11. In a neighborhood, as in life, a clean bandage is much, much better than a raw or festering wound. - Author: Ed Koch
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#12. I think, if you're in the United States, we've seen people trying to speak out in different ways and trying to make themselves heard about the United States' failure to move on generationally, given the long-festering wound of our history around race. - Author: Joshua Oppenheimer
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#13. With each festering carcass Neko passed on the wayside, he accepted that death was as much a reality as his morning commute to work. He - Author: T.S. Pettibone
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#14. Despite our battered exterior and in spite of the festering scars and rank filth that overlays it, there is underneath it all the pristine likeness of God Himself. And we would be wise to cast an eye not on the marred exterior, but to be fixed on the glorious interior. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#15. I've never seen a world
So festering with damnation. I have left
Rings of beer on every alehouse table
From the salt sea-coast across half a dozen counties,
But each time I thought I was on the way
To a faintly festive hiccup
The sight of the damned world sobered me up again. - Author: Christopher Fry
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#16. The equation Bubble Tea = Something to Look Forward To depressurizes the misery of capitalism and is a Hello Kitty band-aid on the festering wound of Neo-Liberalism. - Author: Vanessa Veselka
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#17. Earth, earthriding your merry-go-roundtoward extinction,right to the rootsthickening the oceans like gravy,festering in your caves,you are becoming a latrine. - Author: Anne Sexton
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#18. Justice
That Justice is a blind goddess
Is a thing to which we black are wise:
Her bandage hides two festering sores
That once perhaps were eyes. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#19. 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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#20. One needs time to free oneself of wrong convictions. If it happens too suddenly, they go on festering. - Author: Elias Canetti
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#21. There is no protection. To be female in this place is to be an open wound that cannot heal. Even if scars form, the festering is ever below. - Author: Toni Morrison
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#22. What right has a man to ask Jesus to forgive him, when his heart is still burning with hatred or festering with grudges against a fellow-creature? Confession, to be of any avail, must let go of its hold on the sin confessed. - Author: Theodore L. Cuyler
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#23. For making Adron human again. It's been a long time. (Tiernan)
Screw you, Tier. (Adron)
Yeah, bro, since when was Adron ever human? More like a festering subspecies of some kind. You know. Like a pimple on the ass of a warthog. (Taryn) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#24. Terrorism has become a festering wound. It is an enemy of humanity. - Author: Atal Bihari Vajpayee
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#25. Call it an issue. Call it baggage. But I really hated lies. They're ugly things, festering like wounds, spreading like disease. They're winner-less crimes that hurt everybody in the end. - Author: Cora Carmack
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#26. Quick, where is the Red Cross God with the ointment and plaster the needle and thread and the clean linen bandages to mummify our festering dreams? - Author: Janet Frame
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#27. If you suffer misfortune ... do you damnedest to ignore it. Wallowing in what-might-have-beens and what-could have-happeneds will only keep your emotional wounds festering. - Author: Shelly Branch
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#28. This place's a festering whore's crotch. Do I own it? - Author: Debra Anastasia
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#29. Words are tricky. Sometimes you need them to bring out the hurt festering inside. If you don't, it turns gangrenous and kills you ... But sometimes words can break a feeling into pieces. - Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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#30. The dictator is merely the tip of the whole festering boil of social pus from which dictators emerge; shoot one, and there'll be another one along in a minute. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#31. It was no use to tell a person to forget. No matter how hard you tried to put it out of your mind, the hurt would still be there, festering under the forgetfulness, sending poison through your veins. - Author: Mary Schumann
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#32. Irish tory employers hid[e] their sweatshops behind orange flags, and Irish home rule landlords us[e] the green sunburst of Erin to cloak their rack-renting in the festering slums of our Irish towns. - Author: James Connolly
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#33. I embrace my own festering diseased corruption, - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#34. Modern cyberspace is a deadly festering swamp, teeming with dangerous programs such as 'viruses,' 'worms,' 'Trojan horses' and 'licensed Microsoft software' that can take over your computer and render it useless. - Author: Dave Barry
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#35. It appeared to me that there were already too many dreams festering on shelves with a promise return to them someday, and time was too fickle to trust with such a precious progeny as dreams. - Author: Wes Jacobs
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#36. In a toxic, festering sort o' way... - Author: Tom Clancy
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#37. The whole world is festering with unhappy souls: The French hate the Germans, the Germans hate the Poles' Italians hate Yugoslavs, South Africans hate the Dutch; and I don't like anybody very much! - Author: Sheldon Harnick
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#38. When a person has adequate self-esteem little slights offer no threat at all - they are simply "passed over" and ignored. Even deeper emotional wounds are likely to heal faster and cleaner, with no festering sores to poison life and spoil happiness. - Author: Maxwell Maltz
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#39. How carelessly imperial power vivisected ancient civilizations. Palestine and Kashmir are imperial Britain's festering,
blood-drenched gifts to the modem world. Both are fault lines in the raging international conicts of today. - Author: Arundhati Roy
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#40. Children are resilient," Anise said, simultaneously agreeing with her friend and cutting her off. "But often their wounds simply remain invisible until, all at once, whatever is festering there becomes agonizingly apparent. - Author: Chris Bohjalian
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#41. Shoot the dictator and prevent the war? But the dictator is merely the tip of the whole festering boil of social pus from which dictators emerge; shoot him and there'll be another one along in a minute. Shoot him too? Why not shoot everyone and invade Poland? - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#42. Some people - like a festering finger or a leg shattered beyond repair - just needed to be removed. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#43. For both the offender and the victim, the pain is there, often unacknowledged and that is when it can cause harm through festering. When I ignore a physical wound, it does not go away. No, it festers and goes bad. - Author: Desmond Tutu
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#44. Every word of it was for him. Against his sin, foul and secret, the whole wrath of God was aimed. The preacher's knife had probed deeply into his diseased conscience and he felt now that his soul was festering in sin. - Author: James Joyce
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#45. 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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#46. Seeing all the chattering faces, Paul was suddenly repelled by them. They were cheap masks locked on festering thoughts - voices gabbling to drown out the loud silence in every breast. - Author: Frank Herbert
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#47. She had seen behind the obvious truth
that Mumbai was a hive of hope and ambition
to a profitable corollary. Mumbai was a place of festering grievance and ambient envy. Was there a soul in this enriching, unequal city who didn't blame his dissatisfaction on someone else? - Author: Katherine Boo
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#48. In hindsight, I know that high school is a festering pit of boredom and hormones, not to be taken as seriously as it seemed while I was there. It is earthly purgatory before you enter the better parts of your life: you've got one foot in heaven and the other in hell. - Author: Alida Nugent
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#49. The political ramifications of our festering financial and economic crisis have reached the sidewalks of New York, as well as other large and small cities across the US. - Author: Jerry A. Webman
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#50. Do you think I'm some sort of sex-starved loser?" "Well, you are American." "What!" Great festering tapir tits, that was a stupid thing to say. - Author: Kevin Hearne
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#51. A good chunk of my life had been spent sorting out the scrambled communications, festering hostilities, and frozen affections that characterized families in turmoil. (257) - Author: Jonathan Kellerman
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#52. Wounds of the flesh mend with time, but not always those of the soul. They can continue to bleed long after being inflicted, sometimes even festering with bitterness, anger and despair. "You - Author: Jocelyn Murray
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#53. Galen turned and looked at Logan. That anger, the seething, festering fury, had come from Logan, and it was tearing his friend in two. - Author: Donna Grant
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#54. I can't get divorced because I'm a Catholic. Catholics don't get divorced. They stay together through anger and hatred and festering misery, just like God intended. - Author: Lenny Clarke
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#55. I cry a lot. My emotions are very close to my surface. I don't want to hold anything in so it festers and turns into pus - a pustule of emotion that explodes into a festering cesspool of depression. - Author: Nicolas Cage
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#56. Festering with regret changes not one thing. - Author: Sally Koslow
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#57. Grief will happen either as an open healing wound or a closed festering wound, either honestly or dishonestly, either appropriately or inappropriately. But emotions will be expressed. - Author: Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
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#58. The people moving in beat beside us have no idea what awful thing we're doing, what horrible, festering wound we've just ripped back open. - Author: Stevie J. Cole
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