Subterranean Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 57 Subterranean Quotes

#1. I love the way she projects two facets: a visible persona and a subterranean one. She keeps her thoughts to herself; she seems to suggest that her secret, inner life is at least as significant as the appearance she gives. - Author: Francois Truffaut
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#2. All artists are self-sacrificing human beings, and to become an artist is nothing but to devote oneself to the subterranean gods. - Author: Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
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#3. Walter Parmenter sometimes seemed to his daughter a restless subterranean force held together by rituals. - Author: Anne Rivers Siddons
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#4. He leaned forward, elbows on his knees, and cracked his knuckles, the subterranean light of the television playing over his bony face; for a moment I almost felt sorry for him, and I was about to ask whether he'd taken heroin to replace the self-worth that society hadn't given him [ ... ] - Author: Paul Murray
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#5. Our unconscious is like a vast subterranean factory with intricate machinery that is never idle, where work goes on day and night from the time we are born until the moment of our death. - Author: Milton Sapirstein
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#6. The subterranean lair of the wily human relationship: a dark maze of pop-up demons, fun house mirrors, spooky dead ends, multiple false bottoms. - Author: Stephen Wright
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#7. Passion for our work is not usually a subterranean volcano waiting to erupt ... It is a muscle that gets strengthened a little each day as we show up - as we do what is expected of us, and then some. - Author: John Ortberg
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#8. I can't say that I knocked on every door, but the few that I did didn't respond the way I wanted them to, so I think it was kind of disenchanting enough for me to go back to being subterranean. - Author: Jason Falkner
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#9. She sings on and on, while the house is discreetly dusted all around her and, in the concealed and subterranean kitchen, a naked duck, limp and faintly steaming, spreads its pimpled legs on a draining board. - Author: Michel Faber
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#10. A good detective not only has to be intelligent, persevering and prepared to do enless boring routine work, he also needs one other quality: Intuition. I see it rather as the ability to make connections which are there but are not immediately apparent. Subterranean connections. - Author: Dorothy Simpson
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#11. I read what I'd written and thought once again: from what violent chasms is my most intimate intimacy nourished, why does it deny itself so much and flee to the domain of ideas? I feel within me a subterranean violence, a violence that only comes to the surface during the act of writing. - Author: Clarice Lispector
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#12. His own voice was older than he was. Ancient, unearthed from some mystical subterranean place ... The voice seemed to make his whole body ache. Maybe it made him bleed inside. I wondered if it hurt, if it burned in his throat. - Author: Francesca Lia Block
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#13. When I was 12 years old, or however old I was when Bringing It All Back Home came out, I'd just skip back and forth endlessly between 'Subterranean Homesick Blues' and 'It's Alright, Ma' and 'Mr. Tambourine Man,' and now my Dylan roots are showing big time. - Author: Rodney Crowell
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#14. How can you have faith in human nature when you think that a sewer and certain moments of Schumann or Brahms are connected by secret, shadowy, subterranean passageways. - Author: Ernesto Sabato
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#15. what is it about me and basements? Why do I like the semi-subterranean life? - Author: William Boyd
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#16. In the deep discovery of the Subterranean world, a shallow part would satisfy some enquirers; - Author: Thomas Browne
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#17. The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises. - Author: Sigmund Freud
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#18. We have to be willing to dig to the subterranean depths of the psyche, but also willing climb to the celestial heights of the soul. - Author: Daniel Schwindt
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#19. It's often the case that great artists - people like Bruce Springsteen - tend to pick up the subterranean rumblings of profound social change long before the economic statisticians notice them. Changes start long before they become statistics. - Author: Wayne Swan
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#20. The world as we see it is only the published version. The subterranean realms, whether churches or hospital rooms or smoke-filled basements, are part of what hold up the rest. - Author: Gail Caldwell
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#21. Whenever its name has been anything but a jest, philosophy has been haunted by a subterranean question: What if knowledge were a means to deepen unknowing? - Author: Nick Land
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#22. Follow me, then, said the abbe, as he re-entered the subterranean passage, in which he soon disappeared, followed by Dantes. - Author: Alexandre Dumas
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#23. The mustiness that permeated the apartment, its whole subterranean atmosphere, was redolent of an abandoned tomb. - Author: Jose Saramago
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#24. It's still warm; there are clouds of midges under the trees and the sunshine is streaming through the leaves, bathing the path in an oddly subterranean light. Above our heads, magpies chatter angrily. - Author: Paula Hawkins
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#25. I started writing short stories. I tried writing horror, mystery, science fiction. I joined a little critique group here in town and ran my stories past them. After about three years, I tackled my first novel, Subterranean. It took me 11 months to write. - Author: James Rollins
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#26. In idling, the motor's running, but you're letting your mind take in anything. Things pop into it. Those are the gifts of subterranean conscious. - Author: Mortimer Adler
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#27. Our prejudices :;we all have them are part of our personality structure. The problem is that our prejudices may lie lurking at the bottom of the subterranean mind where the slowly ooze up and color our thinking without our knowing it. - Author: Gerry Spence
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#28. Somewhere, on some subterranean level, her darkness and his may have connected. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#29. Why has the blowjob had a dual existence for so long, sometimes subterranean and sometimes flaunted, before bursting into plain view as the specifically American sex act? - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#30. Who I am finally, if not the long silent part of someone, the secret and nocturnal part which has never betrayed itself in public by any thought, word, or deed, but communicates through subterranean depths of the imaginary with dreams as old as the world itself? - Author: Anne Desclos
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#31. We cannot be satisfied with things as they are. We cannot be satisfied to drift, to rest on our oars, to glide over a sea whose depths are shaken by subterranean upheavals. - Author: John F. Kennedy
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#32. We ran hunched along a subterranean corridor, discarded animal bones underfoot, the ceiling brushing our heads, past things I tried not to see - a slumped figure in a corner, sleepers shivering on miserable mats of straw, a boy in rags lying on the ground with a beggar's pail bangled around one arm. - Author: Ransom Riggs
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#33. Between ourselves, there are two things that I have always observed to be in singular accord: supercelestial thoughts and subterranean conduct. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#34. We crossed one of the subterranean rivers, then wound our wag through the library quarter and the Chamber of Birds.
(Carter says I should tell you why it's called that. It's a cave full of all sorts of birds. Again
duh. [Carter, why are you banging your head against the table?]) - Author: Rick Riordan
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#35. My voice is rather quirky. It's abysmally low. People often think I'm putting it on at first. Think drunk Darth Vader. Or Barry White singing country. It suits my dark material. When I do readings, I really play it up and go subterranean. I can make the phone book sound terrifying. - Author: Benjamin Percy
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#36. The unconsidered act of the poorest of men may fire the train that leads to the subterranean mine, and an empire be rent by the explosion. - Author: Albert Pike
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#37. Audrey nodded warily. She had never cared for conspiratorial female conversation of this sort. Its assumption of shared preoccupations was usually unfounded in her experience, its intimacies almost always the trapdoor to some subterranean hostility. - Author: Zoe Heller
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#38. I call Christianity the one great curse, the one great intrinsic depravity, and the one great instinct of revenge, for which no means are venomous enough, or secret, subterranean and small enough - I call it the one immortal blemish on the human race. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#39. From the subterranean ore of memory we extract the jeweled visions of our future. - Author: Miguel De Unamuno
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#40. I hope that doing truthful portrayals of people in a variety of circumstances gives people a kind of subterranean link to those characters. - Author: Mira Sorvino
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#41. Noise has taken the place of punk rock. People who play noise have no real aspirations to being part of the mainstream culture. Punk has been co-opted, and this subterranean noise music and the avant-garde folk scene have replaced it - Author: Thurston Moore
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#42. Shadowy mystery stalkers? Hidden escape hatches? Creepy subterranean tunnels? My mother tried to get me to take social work for my master's. I told her it was boring. I was so wrong. - Author: Kelley Armstrong
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#43. Hunches are a kind of subterranean logic shorthand. - Author: Joyce Brothers
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#44. There's a subterranean impetus towards pornography so powerful that half the business world is juiced by the sort of half sex that one finds in advertisements. - Author: Norman Mailer
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#45. A lot of punk rock is not going to be in the mainstream. It's below the radar. The beauty of it is that you're not supposed to always know. It's subterranean. - Author: Billie Joe Armstrong
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#46. The amount of organization and toiletry-lugging he has to do to get secretly high in front of a subterranean outtake vent in the pre-supper gap would make a lesser man quail. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#47. Just beneath our feet, on the other side of the surface of the earth, there is another, subterranean Enon, which conceals its secret business by conducting it too slowly for its purposes to be observed by the living. - Author: Paul Harding
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#48. Meanwhile, the mole goes on with its subterranean daydreams,
The dogs lie around like rugs - Author: Charles Wright
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#49. There is a slumbering subterranean fire in nature which never goes out, and which no cold can chill. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#50. You speak of the hand of Fatma, my friends, but you do not know the terrible power of this hand, the hand of monsters that menace you and seduce you with their subterranean access, their metallic splintering, their inhuman grotesqueness of idols. - Author: Georges Limbour
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#51. A subterranean murmur. It may sound like one of the many separate voices that make up the sounds of a creek. Or it may come in code, oblique and sneaky, creeping in from around the corner. - Author: Anne Lamott
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#52. There is no way to put a subterranean down on the floor or for that matter put em down at all, they are the most unputdownable in this world and new culture. - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#53. In reviewing my life, in tracing its course, I fill my cell with the pleasure of being what for want of a trifle I failed to be, recapturing, so that I may hurl myself into them as into dark pits, those moments when I strayed through the trap-ridden compartments of a subterranean sky - Author: Jean Genet
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#54. We lavender folk spray up, spontaneously flowering in the color we had learned as an identifying mark of our culture when it was subterranean and secret. - Author: Judy Grahn
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#55. Where else would she feel more comfortable than in this subterranean realm where people wrote down what they couldn't say, where they gave voice to their most shameful longings and knowledge? - Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
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#56. Not in Utopia,
subterranean fields,
Or some secreted island, Heaven knows whereBut in the very world, which is the worldOf all of us,
the place where in the endWe find our happiness, or not at all - Author: William Wordsworth
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#57. We transmit and catch moods from each other in what amounts to a subterranean economy of the psyche in which some encounters are toxic, some nourishing. - Author: Daniel Goleman
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