Taper Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 40 Taper Quotes

#1. Strike on the tinder, ho!
Give me a taper! Call up all my people!
This accident is not unlike my dream:
Belief of it oppresses me already.
Light, I say, light! - Author: William Shakespeare
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#2. Here are sweet peas, on tiptoe for a flight; With wings of gentle flush o'er delicate white, And taper fingers catching at all things, To bind them all about with tiny rings. - Author: John Keats
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#3. For 3 days after death hair and fingernails continue to grow but the phone calls taper off. - Author: Johnny Carson
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#4. My cousin Elroy spent seven years as an IBM taper staring at THINK signs on the walls before he finally got a good idea: He quit. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#5. The aim of the taper is to minimise accumulated fatigue and fill up the fuel stores to arrive at the start line fresh. - Author: Dan Golding
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#6. 'A sound Conservative government,' said Taper, musingly. 'I understand: Tory men and Whig measures.' - Author: Benjamin Disraeli
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#7. As the profoundest philosophy of ancient Rome and Greece lighted her taper at Israel's altar, so the sweetest strains of the pagan muse were swept from harps attuned on Zion's hill. - Author: Edward Thomson
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#8. Tis Man's to explore up and down, inch by inch, with the taper his reason. - Author: Robert Browning
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#9. A tapered diamond or bur will impart an inclination of 2 to 3 degrees to any surface it cuts if the shank of the instrument is held parallel to the intended path of insertion of the preparation. Two opposing surfaces, each with a 3-degree inclination, would give the preparation a 6-degree taper. - Author: Herbert T. Shillingburg Jr.
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#10. Start slow and taper off. - Author: Walt Stack
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#11. Better
while life is quick And every pain immense and joy supreme, And all I have and am Flames upward to the dream ... Than like a taper forgotten in the dawn, Burning out the quick. - Author: Lola Ridge
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#12. Deflation means a slowdown of income growth. Markets shrink, new capital investment and employment also taper off, so wages decline. That is what's happening as deliberate policy in Europe and the United States. Falling or stagnant prices are simply the result of having less income to spend. - Author: Michael Hudson
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#13. He who receives an idea from me, receives instruction himself without lessening mine; as he who lights his taper at mine, receives light without darkening me. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#14. The glorious transmutation of autumn had come on: all the vast Canadian shores were clothed with a splendour never seen in France; to which all the pageants of all the kings were as a taper to the sun. - Author: Willa Cather
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#15. His excitement was the taper that ignited our sluggish souls. - Author: Sarah Winman
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#16. The taste for books was an early one. As a child he was sometimes found at midnight by a page still reading. They took his taper away, and he bred glow-worms to serve his purpose. They took the glow-worms away and he almost burnt the house down with a tinder. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#17. Turn, gentle Hermit of the Dale, And guide my lonely way To where yon taper cheers the vale With hospitable ray. - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#18. Hope, like the gleaming taper - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#19. If you're going to stop masturbating, you can't taper off. You've got to quit, cold jerky! - Author: Lenny Bruce
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#20. It lies in the power of man, either permissively to hasten, or actively to shorten, but not to lengthen or extend the limits of his natural life. He only (if any) hath the art to lengthen out his taper that puts it to the best advantage. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#21. What are the odds so long as the fire of the soul is kindled at the taper of conviviality, and the wing of friendship never molts a feather? - Author: Charles Dickens
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#22. Hope, like the gleaming taper's light, adorns and cheers our way; and still, as darker grows the night, emits a brighter ray. - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#23. As the moths around a taper,
As the bees around a rose,
As the gnats around a vapour,
So the spirits group and close
Round about a holy childhood, as if drinking its repose. - Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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#24. What you do during the offseason is, first, build a base. That takes about three weeks, and then you try to get as strong as you can before you go to spring training. Once you get there, you taper down and it's just a maintenance program for the next six or seven months. - Author: Josh Beckett
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#25. Start slowly, then taper off. - Author: Walt Stack
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#26. a family will visit constantly, daily or even twice a day. Then maybe every other day. Then just weekends. After months or years, the visits taper off, until it's just, say, birthdays and Christmas. Eventually, most families move away, as far as they can get. - Author: Paul Kalanithi
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#27. To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flames from wasting by repose. - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#28. Do not rush the taper. Don't get brave. Brave is often foolish and looking for that instant gratification of instant "clean." It won't work. - Author: Taite Adams
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#29. I go to the gym every day. That tends to taper off when I'm at a tournament. During tournaments, I'm not trying to build fitness. I'm simply trying to keep away any kind of tension. I go for long walks to clear my head. - Author: Viswanathan Anand
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#30. Why, after all, did she do these things? why seek pinnacles and stand drenched in fire? Might it consume her anyhow! Burn her to cinders! Better anything, better brandish one's torch and hurl it to earth than taper and dwindle away ... - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#31. Shoulder width is an absolute requirement for displaying the V taper that will make or break your physique. - Author: Dorian Yates
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#32. Kindle the taper like the steadfast star
Ablaze on evening's forehead o'er the earth,
And add each night a lustre till afar
An eightfold splendor shine above thy hearth. - Author: Emma Lazarus
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#33. And hold up to the sun my little taper. - Author: Lord Byron
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#34. For three days after death hair and fingernails continue to grow but phone calls taper off. - Author: Johnny Carson
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#35. I'd like not to have these great puffy lobes on my ears - I'd like them to taper in. - Author: Nicholas Haslam
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#36. It is better to adopt the simplest explanation, even if it is not simple, even if it does not explain very much. A bright light is not necessary, a taper is all one needs to live in strangeness, if it faithfully burns. - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#37. Most projects start out slowly - and then sort of taper off. - Author: Norman Ralph Augustine
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#38. Food ... is the topmost taper on the golden candelabrum of existence. - Author: Donald Barthelme
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#39. When I started off as an actress, I did at a play at the Taper Too Theatre here in Los Angeles, called 'In The Abyss Of Coney Island.' That was more of a dramatic play. It was a small theater house. This was the first time I was literally on the road, doing a play, for four months. - Author: Vivica A. Fox
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#40. Life let us cherish, while yet the taper glows,
And the fresh flow'ret pluck ere it close;
Why are we fond of toil and care?
Why choose the rankling thorn to wear? - Author: Johann Martin Usteri
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