Tearing Up Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 81 Tearing Up Quotes

#1. How many people have wanted to kill themselves, and have been content with tearing up their photograph! - Author: Jules Renard
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#2. There's relief in not having to be outside. No gardening, no mowing the lawn, no tyranny of long daylight hours to fill with productive activity. We rip through summer, burning the hours and tearing up the land. Then snow comes like a bandage, and winter heals the wounds. - Author: Jerry Dennis
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#3. That part was easy. Tearing up the roots will be the hard part. - Author: Ally Condie
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#4. Prowling about the rooms, sitting down, getting up, stirring the fire, looking out the window, teasing my hair, sitting down to write, writing nothing, writing something and tearing it up ... - Author: Charles Dickens
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#5. With hurricanes, tornados, fires out of control, mud slides,
flooding, severe thunderstorms tearing up the country from one
end to another, and with the threat of bird flu and terrorist
attacks, Are we sure this is a good time to take God out of
the Pledge of Allegiance? - Author: Jay Leno
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#6. When men cry, real men, we cry Man Tears. Those are tears made up of actual meat. We basically cry pork chops and steaks. Imagine a steak tearing its way out of your eye. It hurts like hell, which causes more tears. It's a vicious cycle - Author: Larry Gent
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#7. Cancer is like a cockroach. It just comes back stronger. I'm tearing apart the immune system of the cockroach and seeing how it ticks. I've opened up my own pathology center. - Author: Eddie Van Halen
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#8. My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, 'You're tearing up the grass'; 'We're not raising grass,' Dad would reply. 'We're raising boys.' - Author: Harmon Killebrew
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#9. Slavery has become so engrafted into the policy of the Southern States, that it cannot be eradicated without tearing up by the roots their happiness, tranquillity, and prosperity. - Author: William Loughton Smith
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#10. She rolled over and sat up as he bent, tearing off his boots. "Whatcha doing?"
"Getting naked."
"I like that. - Author: Laurann Dohner
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#11. Social networking is about building people up in your network NOT tearing them down - Author: Tasha Turner
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#12. Unlike the women she'd known back at home, these women didn't thrive on gossip. They built each other up rather than tearing each other down. - Author: Marie Force
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#13. The reason I started writing was because I was a little kid in San Diego who was getting beaten up by her dad and sexually abused and because I felt different than everybody else and I had this big huge secret that was tearing me apart. - Author: Dorianne Laux
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#14. I am not as scared about people tearing this one up as I would have been in the past because of the basis in 'knowing' this one has. There are people out there that are hungry for this. - Author: Kenny Loggins
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#15. What a sad thing men are. Can't do nothing good without being so weak we have to mess it up. Can't build something up without tearing it
down. - Author: Patrick Ness
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#16. I had surgery to repair the ACL in February 2010 and was back in the gym by June, but rushed things too quickly and ended up re-tearing my MCL in September. - Author: Shawn Johnson
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#17. Y'know, there's nothin' like tearing up a good club now and then. - Author: Jerry Lee Lewis
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#18. During the canvass in the State of Mississippi, I traveled into different parts of that state, and this is the doctrine that I everywhere uttered: that while I was in favor of building up the colored race, I was not in favor of tearing down the white race. - Author: Hiram Rhodes Revels
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#19. When we can recognize how unique and beautiful each person is as a reflection of God Himself, rather than tearing them down in our heart, we will then be more willing to humble ourselves and lift others up. We - Author: Ramsey Coutta
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#20. I believe the words parents speak to their children are of vital significance. They become either blessings or curses, depending on their content and connotations. They accompany you through your lifetime, caressing or pinching, building you up or tearing you down. - Author: Adi Tsin Ben-Nun
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#21. The blessing hands of Christ are like a roof that protects us. But at the same time, they are a gesture of opening up, tearing the world open so that heaven my enter in, may become "present" within it. - Author: Pope Benedict XVI
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#22. That is how prison is tearing me up inside. It hurts every day. Every day takes me further from my life. - Author: Jack Henry Abbott
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#23. Called her a whore and attacked her walls, tearing down her posters and throwing her books everywhere. I found out because some whitegirl ran up and said, Excuse me, but your stupid roommate is going insane, and I had to bolt upstairs and put him in a headlock. - Author: Junot Diaz
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#24. Only union with you gives joy.
The rest if tearing down one building to put up another. - Author: Rumi
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#25. By the end of the time I'm writing a book, I'm tearing my hair out and I want to go do stand-up. And then I want to do something else. I don't know why it is true with me that I can't just be satisfied doing the one thing, but I'm constantly flitting from one thing to another. - Author: Michael Ian Black
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#26. As you accept the responsibility to seek after truth with an open mind and a humble heart, you will become more tolerant of others, more open to listen, more prepared to understand, more inclined to build up instead of tearing down and you will be more willing to go where God wants you to go. - Author: Dieter F. Uchtdorf
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#27. Cricket's voice broke through Thomas's memory. He was reading a letter, most likely from his mother. He was trying hard to hide it, but he was tearing up.
"Captain I don't want to be here," was all he could choke out. Thomas reached over and gave Cricket's shoulder a tight squeeze. - Author: Jessica Fortunato
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#28. of the station wagon tearing up the - Author: S.K. Epperson
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#29. Dancing is when you rise above both worlds, tearing your heart to pieces & giving up your soul - Author: Rumi
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#30. A giant caterpillar, its segmented body made of severed human heads, their faces screaming, their tongues functioning as legs, rippled up a wall and began tearing out chunks of concrete where a ledge had been worn, destroying another shrine. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#31. I looked up, it was the first drop of rain.
Tearing through the clouds, screaming as it did.
For all this effort, it had to head towards the drain,
So I looked up and caught it in my eye instead. - Author: Ankur Goyal
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#32. And most of the wreckage revolves around two guys. Two guys that, for totally different reasons, are tearing me up inside. Two guys I want. Two guys I can't have. Two guys I can't stop thinking about. - Author: M. Leighton
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#33. I feel like I am always the one tearing everything up and forever sewing it back together. - Author: Saadat Hasan Manto
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#34. A series of moans came from the Wookiee. Then he turned - and sat down. In the copilot's seat. Rey felt herself tearing up. You're serious, aren't you? - Author: Alan Dean Foster
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#35. A healthy family builds up the weakest members while not tearing down the strong. - Author: Philip Yancey
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#36. Every time you rip the bandages off, you just open the wound up again. Every time he sees you, it's like tearing off the bandages. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#37. I hate these affairs", he'd told her once, tearing up an engraved invitation to an exclusive charity ball. "They're the worst kind of discrimination. An invitation doesn't really mean that you're invited; it means that a whole lot of people aren't - Author: Melinda Cross
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#38. How am I supposed to live the single life vicariously if I don't get any details?
I shook my head and shrugged mournfully.
"I'm doing my part. I tell you everything."
"And don't think I don't appreciate it," she said, tearing up slightly. We gave each other a drunken hug. - Author: Joanna Wylde
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#39. I'm very proud that our country still produces people like my son, who choose the path less traveled; that knowingly step up to serve, even though our country is tearing itself apart with things like political machinations. - Author: Steve Daines
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#40. The pleasure and joy of man lies in treading down the rebel and conquering the enemy, in tearing him up by the root, in taking from him all that he has. - Author: Genghis Khan
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#41. Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering - because you can't take it in all at once. - Author: Audrey Hepburn
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#42. And there was no entertainment for them at night. They were too poor to own a television set. But they seemed content. Truman with his sculpting and building the recreation center. Lynne writing poems occasionally, reading them to her friends, then tearing them up. - Author: Alice Walker
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#43. Tearing down is always easier than building up, - Author: Charlaine Harris
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#44. Never build yourself up by tearing another down. - Author: Larry Winget
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#45. Senescent judges show how patriotic they are by passing out hard sentences for tearing up a draft card or following one's conscience according to the principles established by our country at the Nuremburg trials. - Author: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
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#46. Read about things that wouldn't keep you up all night long, weeping and tearing out your hair. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#47. I was an open field, full and plentiful, needing tender love and care. My parents drove the plow over me, tearing up my soil. They left me broken. Thirsty for love. Hungry for affection. - Author: Tiffany Aleman
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#48. Saga of Tristan and Danika. The battles and the victories. The defeats and the triumphs. The tragedies and the trials. Somewhere in the middle, I had him tearing up, - Author: R.K. Lilley
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#49. Am you building up your house, or are you tearing it down? Your 'house' is the sphere of relationships that God has placed you in. - Author: Nancy Leigh DeMoss
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#50. We looked at each other standing on the podium, and I think we all were tearing up. But we had to keep it cool. I think we did. Then we let out a breath. - Author: Michael Irvin
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#51. No-one ever built themselves up by tearing down another. - Author: Brian Randleas
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#52. Class never tries to build itself up by tearing others down. Class is already up and need not strive to look better by making others look worse. - Author: Ann Landers
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#53. In my experience, love is a destructive force, tearing hearts to shreds and forcing people to pick up the pieces. Even the best love stories are violent tales. - Author: Karina Halle
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#54. On no other ground
Can I sow my seed
Without tearing up
Some stinking weed. - Author: William Blake
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#55. The doctor told Phil, my then husband, that my condition was really bad news. They had found an artery tearing and said I could die. They said they could try to patch it up but it could go horribly wrong. It all turned out okay in the end but it was touch and go. - Author: Sharon Stone
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#56. Democracy is not a tearing down; it is a building up. It does not denial of the divine right of kings; it asserts the divine right of all men. - Author: Calvin Coolidge
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#57. I do love the sound of ripping corn husks. The violence of the noise, the sustained popping and shoring of the silky organic threads, made me think of someone tearing up an expensive and potentially Italian set of trousers in a fit of madness that this person just might regret later. - Author: Reif Larsen
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#58. The dowager rose and slipped from her pew. There was the sound of tearing silk as she threw up her arms to embrace her son. Then:
"Oh, Rupert, darling," she exclaimed in tones of theatrical despair, "don't you see? The game's up! - Author: Eva Ibbotson
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#59. It's getting hard to keep up with all of the news from Washington - witch hunts, conspiracy theories and Republicans tearing each other apart over who is ideologically pure and who is apostate. It's a real set of carnival sideshows. - Author: Andrew Rosenthal
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#60. Things have changed, Dreamer, you can feel it, and it's tearing you up inside.
Wanting to be closer to me. - Author: Chani Lynn Feener
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#61. You use your whole body like you did when you played as a kid. Grown-up amusements don't allow for crawling and wriggling, getting good and muddy, and tearing the knees of your pants. - Author: Nevada Barr
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#62. Whatever happens today, Maggie," Rachel started and I saw her tearing up. I had to look away. "We're here. You will always be our family."
"Even if we have to kidnap you and be a rogue clan," Gran muttered under her breath. - Author: Shelly Crane
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#63. But Tact and Sensitivity were not Gobber's strong points, and he took the first five minutes to come up with "Hiccup copped it. SORRY," and the spent the second five minutes tearing his beard out. - Author: Cressida Cowell
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#64. I remember tearing up the first time I read Nabokov's description, in 'Speak, Memory,' of his father being tossed on a blanket by cheering muzhiks, with its astonishingly subtle foreshadowing of grief and mourning. - Author: Michael Chabon
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#65. ...we tear down the places where birds live, and put up places where people live, or places where people work to earn the money to pay for the places they live. We don't ask the birds for permission, nor do they complain about it. To a bird there is no tearing down or putting up. - Author: John Porcellino
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#66. The lifting up of the woman does not require the tearing down of the man. In fact, a strong woman appreciates a strong man. Conversely, a strong man is not intimidated by a strong woman. - Author: T.D. Jakes
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#67. I have an expensive hobby: buying homes, redoing them, tearing them down and building them up the way they want to be built. I want to be an architect. - Author: Sandra Bullock
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#68. You cannot build a little guy up by tearing a big guy down
Abraham Lincoln said it. - Author: John Kasich
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#69. Tearing a world down was a simple affair; the gravity of human nature tugged willingly. It was the building up afterward that proved complex. It was what to replace injustice with that very few gave thought to. - Author: Hugh Howey
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#70. He had to keep tearing his gaze from her chest, because this was so not the time to be caught up in lust. This was shit creek, and they were without paddles. - Author: Bethany K. Lovell
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#71. She used to suffer these intense bouts of homesickness in her own bedroom. When she was very small, she would wake up tearing at her bedspread and shrieking, "I wanna go home! I wanna go home!" Which was distressing to all of us, of course, because she was home. - Author: Karen Russell
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#72. Moms, let's pledge to build each other up instead of tearing each other down. - Author: Lysa TerKeurst
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#73. In general, I think people are worried about saying the wrong thing to any grieving person. On a very basic level, I think they're frightened of touching off tears or sorrow, as though someone tearing up at the mention of unhappy news would be the mentioner's fault. - Author: Elizabeth McCracken
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#74. Faithfulness to your husband means sticking up for him, always building him up and never tearing him down. - Author: Myles Munroe
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#75. It was an earthquake, tearing at the sons of America, trying to swallow them up. Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful sons, that women had reared, had kissed and screamed at, and that fathers had stared intently in their cots, to see themselves in the wondrous mirrors of their babies. - Author: Sebastian Barry
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#76. I'm not quiet because I'm not proving a point. I'm quit because I gave no idea what to say to the emotions tearing me up. - Author: Katie McGarry
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#77. So he went on, tearing up all the flowers from the garden of his soul, and setting his heel upon them. - Author: Upton Sinclair
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#78. Limb by limb and tooth by tooth,
Tearing up inside of me,
Every day, every hour, just wish that I ...
Was bulletproof - Author: Radiohead
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#79. Isn't it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up? - Author: Sean Covey
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#80. the literary equivalent of tearing the petals off and grinding them up and running the goo through a spectrometer to explain why a rose smells so pretty. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#81. George W. Bush and his administration embarked on a full-scale assault on civil liberties, human rights and the rule of law, walking away from his international obligations, tearing up international treaties, protocols and UN conventions. - Author: Bianca Jagger
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