Yorkshire Day Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 65 Yorkshire Day Quotes

#1. And soon I'll return to the white rose of Yorkshire, where the sky bathes my soul with a watering can. - Author: Carrie Firestone
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#2. I was in Yorkshire. We were a family of five and I used to be sent sometimes to get the rations for the week and I was easily able to carry them back. It was like one egg and a tiny bit of tea. - Author: Judi Dench
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#3. When I was about 14, in about 1984, I decided to become a great poet. Faber & Faber was going to publish me, and when Ted Hughes read my first anthology he would invite me to Yorkshire for meat pies and mentorship. - Author: David Mitchell
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#4. East Yorkshire, to the uninitiated, just looks like a lot of little hills. But it does have these marvelous valleys that were caused by glaciers, not rivers. So it is unusual. - Author: David Hockney
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#5. All anyone really needs to know about barbed wire is that it can tear the arse out of your trousers, give a cow a good fright, entangle a Yorkshire terrier for life, and is nasty stuff made by greedy men. - Author: Billy Connolly
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#6. I come from Beverley in East Yorkshire, and no one there would step outside their front door, or even their back door, on a Saturday night - or any other time, for that matter - unless they were dressed to the nines. - Author: Anna Maxwell Martin
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#7. Yorkshire is so much part of me. - Author: Susan Hill
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#8. I love to be with my kid in Yorkshire. I love it there. - Author: Sean Bean
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#9. My dad, Donald, was a vet and had a practice in Yorkshire. Cats and dogs were his bread and butter, but his greatest love was large animals. - Author: Alastair Campbell
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#10. I come from Yorkshire in England where we like to eat chip sandwiches - white bread, butter, tomato ketchup and big fat french fries cooked in beef dripping. - Author: Helen Fielding
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#11. I have had an amazingly fortunate life. I'm a child from Yorkshire, which is sort of like Cleveland without the pretty bits. - Author: Jeremy Clarkson
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#12. Peter Sutcliffe, the Yorkshire Ripper, distinctly heard the voice of Jesus telling him to kill women, and he was locked up for life. George W. Bush says that God told him to invade Iraq (a pity God didn't vouchsafe him a revelation that there were no weapons of mass destruction). - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#13. In West Yorkshire, I'd have to drive three quarters of an hour to go shopping. - Author: Sophie Hannah
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#14. side with his head up in the air and his eyes full of laughter walked as strongly and steadily as any boy in Yorkshire - Master Colin. - Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
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#15. The authorities in Yorkshire have rounded up their rioters, and divided them into those to be charged with affray and manslaughter, and those to be indicted for murder and rape. Rape? Since when do food riots involve rape? But I forget, this is Yorkshire.530 - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#16. I am a fellow commoner at Lucy Cavendish College. My husband used to be a lecturer at Leeds University, and we lived in Yorkshire for 11 years. When he gave up his job, we realised we could live wherever we liked. - Author: Sophie Hannah
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#17. As it began, rain ended quickly in Yorkshire. There was no gradual waning of water, no silent mist to ease the way from heavy drops to dry skies. Instead, there was a simple change, like the snuffing of a candle. One moment, there was pounding rain, and the next ... silence. - Author: Sarah MacLean
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#18. I'm such an odd mix of things. My grandfather was Indian: I've got more family living in India than I do in the U.K. My old man was East London. I was brought up in Yorkshire. My great-grandfather was Irish. - Author: Sebastian Coe
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#19. I have my sweetheart Yorkshire terrier, Tabasco, along with two cats, Romeo and Jasmine. Yes, I am both a Shakespeare and Disney addict. - Author: Kirsten Prout
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#20. Their oldest child, James, had spoken laughingly about Will's unrelenting fear of ducks and his continual battle to keep them out of the pond at the family home in Yorkshire. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#21. I grew up in North Yorkshire, but now London is home. - Author: James Norton
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#22. My mum's from Yorkshire and my parents aren't snotty or posh - they're very hard workers, both of them. - Author: Sally Phillips
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#23. My big toe alone is the size of Yorkshire. - Author: Andrew Marr
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#24. My dad was opening fast bowler for Yorkshire's second team and I couldn't believe he could die. He wasn't going to get better for at least six months, so I left school early to become the family breadwinner. - Author: Brian Blessed
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#25. We employed a stocky Yorkshire woman to walk me home from school past the barbershop with the unhappy mynah bird. "Kill me!" it suggested as we passed by. - Author: Elizabeth Mckenzie
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#26. And roast beef and Yorkshire pudding is my personal signature dish. - Author: Ben Elton
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#27. roast beef, roast chicken, pork chops and lamb chops, sausages, bacon and steak, boiled potatoes, roast potatoes, chips, Yorkshire pudding, peas, carrots, gravy, ketchup and, for some strange reason, mint humbugs. The - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#28. You don't want roast beef and Yorkshire every night and twice on Sunday. - Author: Brian Clough
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#29. I like Yorkshire Tea - very strong and English. - Author: Elsa Peretti
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#30. There is much boasting among the young men about their teams as their horse and carts in Cleveland. Most of the Yorkshire men take as much delight in their ox draught as they used to do in their Horse Draught. - Author: Nathaniel Smith
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#31. I also have two dogs, a Chihuahua and a Yorkshire terrier, so if they like him, that's a good sign. - Author: Christina Milian
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#32. The only place I considered home was the boarding school, in Yorkshire, my parents sent me to. - Author: Joe Strummer
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#33. What is that song they are singing Is it an old Yorkshire ditty you know like that 'On Ilkley Moor Bar T'at' "
Ruby said "Nah it's a football song. It goes 'We hate Chelsea we hate Chelsea we are the Chelsea haters. - Author: Louise Rennison
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#34. Tha know where thy are we' ferrets. Ya never know
where ya are we' lasses - Author: Gervase Phinn
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#35. I am never at my best in the early morning, especially a cold morning in the Yorkshire spring with a piercing March wind sweeping down from the fells, finding its way inside my clothing, nipping at my nose and ears. - Author: James Herriot
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#36. Brummies run themselves down, they're very self-deprecating. Whereas Yorkshire people certainly aren't. - Author: Jonathan Meades
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#37. the memorial stained-glass window dedicated to the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, on whose side God had been in two world wars, though this hadn't prevented them suffering heavy casualties. - Author: David Nobbs
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#38. And I could find other excuses to get out and sit on the crisp grass and look out over the airy roof of Yorkshire. It was like taking time out of life. Time to get things into perspective and assess my progress. - Author: James Herriot
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#39. A residence of many years in Yorkshire, and an inveterate habit of collecting all kinds of odd and out-of-the-way information concerning men and matters, furnished me, when I left Yorkshire in 1872, with a large amount of material, collected in that county, relating to its eccentric children. - Author: Sabine Baring-Gould
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#40. My most memorable adventure was investigating the chalk cliffs in Yorkshire. While clambering over kelp-covered boulders half-covered by the sea, I fell and smashed my tail bone on one of them. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#41. Unfortunately, Childermass's French was so strongly accented by his native Yorkshire that Minervois did not understand and asked Strange if Childermass was Dutch. - Author: Susanna Clarke
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#42. I went through a stage of writing my cramped hand in tiny books. My two sisters and I did have our Bronte period. My mum is from Yorkshire, and we would go up to the Moors. It tapped into our romantic visions of ourselves. - Author: Rachel Joyce
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#43. Yorkshire word and means spoiled and - Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
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#44. I like Yorkshire terriers. They're good to wash your car with. They fit right in the bucket. - Author: Billiam Coronel
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#45. I grew up in Yorkshire, and once or twice a year, we'd travel over the Pennines to see my cousins in Cheshire. - Author: Anthony Browne
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#46. I look back with the greatest pleasure to the kindness and hospitality I met with in Yorkshire, where I spent some of the happiest years of my life. - Author: Sabine Baring-Gould
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#47. A black pendant in the shape of a heart lay in her hand. It was carved with roses and strung onto a velvet cord. - Author: Teresa Flavin
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#48. Staying in luxury hotels still gives me a kick, especially Oulton Hall in Yorkshire. I'd stay in a hotel for the breakfast and room service. - Author: Jimmy Carr
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#49. I don't do impersonations. I can do a wounded elephant! I can do a really good cow! And because of the amount of time I spent in North Yorkshire, I do a variety of sheep. All of which I will be happy to roll out for you! - Author: Patrick Stewart
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#50. When crossed with Yorkshire, Hampshire, or Chester White females, the Duroc breed can create some top-rung F1 females for producing butcher stock and show pigs. - Author: Kelly Klober
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#51. My childhood favourite is mum's shepherd's pie, Yorkshire pudding and roasted potatoes. I remember coming home from school and going to the kitchen to help her. It's because of her that I discovered my love for cooking. - Author: Gordon Ramsay
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#52. There's a bit of a local legend about a jet heart that has turned up over the years," Flynn said. "Any time it turns up, strange things happen. - Author: Teresa Flavin
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#53. The boy with the haunted eyes was Dory's secret. Eli. And she knew that she had to see him again. - Author: Teresa Flavin
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#54. MARIA MADE A LIST of things she would never do. She would never: walk through the Sands or Caesar's alone after midnight. She would never: ball at a party, do S-M unless she wanted to, borrow furs from Abe Lipsey, deal. She would never: carry a Yorkshire in Beverly Hills. - Author: Joan Didion
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#55. The musical heritage of Yorkshire is deep and wide. - Author: Lesley Garrett
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#56. Ey oop, nah then, si thi, asta summat simla i' verdigris? - Author: Aaron Chynn
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#57. I was convinced I'd hate Twitter - but I've come to like it very much. I use it mostly to keep in touch with friends and colleagues I wish I could see more often - I sometimes feel a little isolated living in Yorkshire, and it's nice to have the contact. - Author: Joanne Harris
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#58. I couldn't really take a girl from Berlin to live in Leeds. I love it here. I miss the Yorkshire sense of humor and things like bitter and Yorkshire puddings, but I can still get my hands on salt 'n' vinegar crisps. - Author: Sam Riley
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#59. I was born in London 1947, after the war. A real wartime baby. I went to school in Brixton, and then I moved up to Yorkshire, which is in the north of England. I lived on the farms up there. - Author: David Bowie
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#60. He was from Yorkshire, or somewhere like that, and like many Northerners with issues, he'd moved to London as a cheap alternative to psychotherapy. - Author: Ben Aaronovitch
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#61. Call me Maximilian.'
A sheep farmer. He's a sheep farmer, she reminded herself fiercely. One who lived in Yorkshire, of all places. 'Very well, Maximilian,' she said. - Author: Suzanne Enoch
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#62. West Yorkshire is quite dramatic and beautiful, the crags and things. - Author: David Hockney
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#63. We have had for breakfast, toasts, cakes, a yorkshire pie, a piece of beef about the size and much the shape of my portmanteau, tea, coffee, ham and eggs ... - Author: Charles Dickens
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#64. As a young girl, I was too intent on getting to London and drama school and out of east Yorkshire to think about winning Oscars. I did win a Bafta once, and was so unprepared for it I jabbered on for a minute - a minute too long. - Author: Anna Maxwell Martin
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#65. All we can infer (from the archaeological shards dug up in Berkshire, Devon and Yorkshire) is that the first Britons, whoever they were and however they came, arrived from elsewhere.
The land (Britain) was once utterly uninhibited. Then people came. - Author: Robert Winder
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