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Top 66 Quotes About Lumps

#1. Back in my day, which was about a week and a half ago, we took our lumps and we got back up and we cried like babies and quit and then put on weight. - Author: Joss Whedon
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#2. I want to be a well-rounded human being with none of these knotty lumps of rage and guilt and self-disgust. - Author: Nick Hornby
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#3. You have filled my tea with lumps of sugar, and though I asked most distinctly for bread and butter, you have given me cake. I am known for the gentleness of my disposition, and the extraordinary sweetness of my nature, but I warn you, Miss Cardew, you may go too far. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#4. Business is many things, the least of which is the balance sheet. It is a fluid, ever changing, living thing, sometimes building to great peaks, sometimes falling to crumbled lumps. - Author: Harold Geneen
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#5. The role of the schoolmaster is to collect little plastic lumps of human dough from private households and shape them on the social kneading board. - Author: Edward Alsworth Ross
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#6. So I went down the local supermarket, I said "I want to make a complaint, this vinegar's got lumps in it", he said "Those are pickled onions". - Author: Tim Vine
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#7. But there may be a period, while the wings are just beginning to grow, when it cannot do so: and at that stage lumps on the shoulders- no one could tell by looking at them that they are going to be wings ... - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#8. How very American it was to assume that these unsmiling Chinese would be pleased if one showed a preference for their native implements ... How very American it was to feel somehow guilty unless one struggled over rice noodles and lumps of meat with things that looked like enlarged knitting needles. - Author: Tom Wolfe
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#9. He had forgotten that grief does not decline in a straight line or along a slow curve...almost as if his body contained a big pile of garden rubbish full of both heavy lumps of dirt and of sharp thorny brush that would stab him when he least expected it.
p 35 - Author: Helen Simonson
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#10. Runningkit and Mousekit, three moons older, were teasing them by flicking lumps of snow at them and then looking innocent when the kits skidded to a halt to complain. - Author: Erin Hunter
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#11. it was a delusive pie, the crust being like a disappointing head, phrenologically speaking: full of lumps and bumps, with nothing particular underneath. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#12. Ankh-Morpork, the melting pot of the world, which occasionally runs foul of lumps that don't melt. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#13. Who can fail to mist at Fergie's anthem, 'My humps, my humps, my lovely lady lumps.' Hmmm. 'My lunch, my lunch, I swear it's coming up. - Author: Celia Rivenbark
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#14. There comes a point when you can only sweep so much under the rug, 'til you feel lumps under your feet and your path seems to become less ccomfortable. - Author: Stuart J. Scesney
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#15. Philosophy and Religion-what are they when the wind blows and the water gets up in lumps? - Author: William Golding
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#16. The rest of my family are obsessed by 'The X Factor:' I'm intrigued by it, although its musical values are far away from mine, like a cup of tea with 400 lumps of sugar in it. There's something very strange about Simon Cowell's lips, isn't there? - Author: Charles Hazlewood
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#17. Actors basically are the type of person that with three seconds left, we want the ball. Give us the shot to make it or miss it. We'll take the lumps if we miss it, but we want the chance to get the glory. - Author: Bryan Cranston
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#18. Maybe he was the anti-Santa, of the South Pole, and he was going to show them where the elves made lumps of coal for Anti-Christmas. - Author: Lev Grossman
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#19. I believe in the gold standard. I like solid lumps of things. You can always melt them down. - Author: Suzy Parker
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#20. Misogyny is simply a symptom of how stupid and self-serving we all are. As is racism. As is any outlook that lumps people into pejorative categories (like 'neckbeards'), that urges or insinuates hatred of people based on simplistic identifications. - Author: R. Scott Bakker
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#21. I loved her - I probably always would. But love should be like a favorite old chair with lumps. If you know where the lumps are, you can settle down in the comfortable spots in between. With Kathleen, the lumps kept moving around. - Author: Rick Polad
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#22. Our planet ... consists largely of lumps of fall-out from a star-sized hydrogen bomb ... Within our bodies, no less than three million atoms rendered unstable in that event still erupt every minute, releasing a tiny fraction of the energy stored from that fierce fire of long ago. - Author: James Lovelock
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#23. I have never yet met a successful person who hasn't had to overcome either a little or a lot of adversity in his or her life. If life there is a lot of lumps and bumps ... a lot of throttling up and a lot of throttling down. - Author: Harvey MacKay
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#24. ...it seemed they spent their entire lives locked in solitary conversations with lumps of plastic.

-Emilio Neri, Mob Thug - Author: DAVID NEWSON
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#25. Books aren't lumps of paper, but minds on shelves. - Author: Sheridan Hay
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#26. An overdose of praise is like 10 lumps of sugar in coffee; only a very few people can swallow it. - Author: Emily Post
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#27. To wanna be me is to go through not just the good but the bad. You wanna share my story identically? Man, you gonna take some lumps. - Author: Queen Latifah
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#28. Filming is long - you get very tired, and your skin breaks out and you get lumps and bumps. It's easier if you're allowed to have bags under your eyes. - Author: Shirley Henderson
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#29. In a few minutes tea was brought. Very delicate was the china, very old the plate, very thin the bread-and-butter, and very small the lumps of sugar. Sugar was evidently Mrs. Jamieson's favourite economy. - Author: Elizabeth Gaskell
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#30. The fact that people can forget these simple truths when intellectualizing about children shows how far modern doctrines have taken us. They make it easy to think of children as lumps of putty to be shaped instead of partners in a human relationship. - Author: Steven Pinker
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#31. You can't make a sculpture until you've got a lump of rock. - Author: Eran Creevy
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#32. He jammed the sodden cap back on. The lumps of cloth clung to his skull like an overweight cat afraid of heights, and ruined the image of dignity. - Author: Sarah E. Morin
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#33. There followed a time when everything was dull. The things that had meant something lost importance, though they were still there, like bruises on the body that fade to hard lumps under the skin. - Author: Tracy Chevalier
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#34. The capitalist system of coordination by trade seems to be largely populated by indigestible lumps of socialism called corporations - Author: Kevin Carson
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#35. How about," Yay said, "magnetic fields under the base material and magnetized islands floating over oceans? No ordinary land at all; just great floating lumps of rock with streams and lakes and vegetation and a few intrepid people; doesn't that sound more exciting? - Author: Iain M. Banks
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#36. We are all lumps, and of so various and inform a contexture, that every piece plays, every moment, its own game, and there is as much difference betwixt us and ourselves as betwixt us and others. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#37. With the countless chevrons of whitecaps. Soon enough, the navigators can discern the low moonlit lumps of islands ranged along the horizon. France. - Author: Anthony Doerr
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#38. I have girlfriends who've had Botox and been left with lumps in their faces. And the lips, don't even get me started. - Author: Joan Collins
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#39. I think you're like one of your own lumps of clay, Andy. God has a plan for you, and He's trying to get you into the center of it, and you keep dodging and slithering away. - Author: Brother Andrew
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#40. Finality is death. Perfection is finality. Nothing is perfect. There are lumps in it, said the Philosopher. - Author: James Stephens
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#41. I graduated J&W in the top ninety-three percent of my class, and I would have graduated higher, but I flunked gravy. My gravy had lumps in it, and that pretty much sums up my life so far. Not that it's been all bad; more that it hasn't been entirely smooth. - Author: Janet Evanovich
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#42. Some people will deny anything that displeases or scares them: unusual pain in their chests, unwanted lumps beneath their skin, or the fact that humans share ancestry with apes are a few examples. Another is climate change. - Author: Michael Specter
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#43. Big cows,"
thump
"lumps of meat"
thump
. His eyes widened. "Give me milk"
thump
"warm and sweet"
thump. - Author: Julianne Donaldson
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#44. Gravy is the simplest, tastiest, most memory-laden dish I know how to make: a little flour, salt and pepper, crispy bits of whatever meat anchored the meal, a couple of cups of water or milk and slow stirring to break up lumps. - Author: Dorothy Allison
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#45. Who cares if there are lumps on my thighs? I'm guilty of having human legs made up of fat, muscle, and skin, and sometimes when you sit, they get bumpy! - Author: Kristen Bell
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#46. Diamonds are only lumps of coal that stuck to their jobs. - Author: B.C. Forbes
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#47. Men and women ain't lumps of sugar. They don't melt because the water is sometimes warm. - Author: Anthony Trollope
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#48. I was hardly a fan of being berated like a child even on a good day, so seeing as how the last few days had pretty much buried the needle on the suckometer, my ability to quietly take my lumps was rapidly evaporating. - Author: Kate SeRine
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#49. O, the perfidy of men." "What have I done?" he protested. "Nothing at present, but you are the only representative of your sex I have at hand to abuse. Take your lumps for your brothers. - Author: Deanna Raybourn
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#50. He was in his secret room in the heart now. Having entered he could be bold. A man hasn't to be on his best behavior in Heaven; he can kick the furniture around. He can stoop down and picks up lumps of mortality without being born again to die. - Author: Patrick Kavanagh
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#51. Crafty writers ... don't allow Exposition to form Lumps. They break up the information, grind it fine, and make it into bricks to build the story with. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#52. There something I can do to get this over with quick? Like, can I just run in front of a cab and take my lumps and we call it even? As opposed to you cutting off my nose and all, I mean. - Author: Charlie Huston
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#53. That's got to be Nix," Benny said as he pulled the door open. "Hey, sweetie ... "
Morgie Mitchell and Lou Chong stood on the black porch.
"Um," said Chong, "hello to you, too, sugar lumps. - Author: Jonathan Maberry
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#54. When you really need help, people will respond. Sincerity means dropping the image facade and showing a willingness to be vulnerable. Tell it the way it is, lumps and all. Don't worry if your presentation isn't perfect; ask from your heart. Keep it simple, and people will open up to you. - Author: Jack Canfield
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#55. What else? A handful of hard white sugar lumps from the supply for the master's table. Sugar and cake and blood and pork. That's what little boys are made of. - Author: Meg Rosoff
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#56. They always gives me bath salts," complained Nobby. "And bath soap and bubble bath and herbal bath lumps and tons of bath stuff and I can't think why, 'cos it's not as if I hardly ever has a bath. You'd think they'd take the hint, wouldn't you? - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#57. The words are on my tongue - the rounded lumps of them, shining like the marbles beneath the tree. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#58. Little lumps of lead in copper jackets were crisscrossing the woods under the shellbursts, zipping along much faster than sound. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#59. I'm viewed as this weird, crippled character. But you got to take your lumps. - Author: Billy Corgan
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#60. Books are not lumps of lifeless paper, but minds alive on shelves! - Author: Gilbert Highet
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#61. God knows, as a minority, gay people have taken serious lumps for their sexual preferences. As has every minority. - Author: William Friedkin
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#62. I was silent as a child, and silenced as a young woman; I am taking my lumps and bumps for being a big mouth, now, but usually from those whose opinion I don't respect. - Author: Sandra Cisneros
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#63. Poets are the leaven in the lump of civilization. - Author: Elizabeth Janeway
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#64. The world is a glorious place, and filled with so many unexpected moments that I'd get lumps in my throat, as though I were watching a bride walk down the aisle - moments as eternal and full of love as the lifting of veils, the saying of vows and the moment of the first wedded kiss. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#65. Yeah, the actors really come in as lumps of clay. We're ready to work with the directors and find our way. These guys really come in having done their work. - Author: Jason Graae
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#66. Every reader of the Dreiser novels must cherish astounding specimens
of awkward, platitudinous marginalia, of whole scenes spoiled by bad writing, of phrases as brackish as so many lumps of sodium hyposulphite. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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