Quotations on Deserted
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They eat the dainty food of famous chefs with the same pleasure with which they devour gross peasant dishes, mostly composed of garlic and tomatoes, or fisherman's octopus and shrimps, fried in heavily scented olive oil on a little deserted beach.
- Luigi Barzini
(Keywords: Food, Beach, Deserted, Famous, Oil, Pleasure)
For some years I deserted religion in favour of Marxism. The republic of goodness seemed more attainable than the Kingdom of God.
- Lionel Blue
(Keywords: Religion, God, Deserted, Goodness, Marxism, Years)
Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
- Pearl S. Buck
(Keywords: Society, People, Civilization, Fear, Deserted, Old, Right)
Writing is like walking in a deserted street. Out of the dust in the street you make a mud pie.
- John le Carre
(Keywords: Deserted, Walking, Writing)
A nice pop star would do you nice on one of those deserted islands.
- Tom Felton
(Keywords: Deserted, Islands)
It was so quiet that morning in Paris that the heels of my two companions and myself were loud on the deserted pavements. It was a city of shuttered shops, and barred windows, and deserted avenues.
- Philip Gibbs
(Keywords: Deserted, Paris, Quiet, Shops, Windows)
Whatever success I may have attained is due to the fact that since I was old enough to work at all, my ambition has never deserted me.
- Anna Held
(Keywords: Success, Work, Ambition, Deserted, Fact, May, Old)
The Spirit hasn't deserted the church today.
- William P. Leahy
(Keywords: Church, Deserted, Spirit, Today)
In January 1944 I was called up by the Forced Labor Service, but I deserted on October 10, 1944.
- Gyorgy Legeti
(Keywords: Deserted, Labor, October, Service)
A great emigration necessarily implies unhappiness of some kind or other in the country that is deserted.
- Thomas Malthus
(Keywords: Country, Deserted, Unhappiness)
I would love to hear all types of Christian artists played all over the world. I'd love to hear good, positive mainstream music played all over the place. I'd love to be able to bring music together. But I have not deserted Christ. I have not deserted my faith.
- Stacie Orrico
(Keywords: Faith, Love, Music, Positive, Christian, Artists, Deserted, World)
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(Keywords: Battle, Deserted, Party, Quarrel)
More people deserted our party and we have never recovered.
- Denis Thatcher
(Keywords: People, Deserted, Party)
You have to kill to survive. People have been doing it forever. I eat meat, and I eat fish. If I were on a deserted island I would need that to survive.
- Benicio Del Toro
(Keywords: People, Deserted, Fish)
That was' one time when my technique absolutely deserted me, I must admit. There was a wax face that he had created himself to cover his own ugliness. I was in his clutches and I had to hit him in the face.
- Fay Wray
(Keywords: Time, Deserted, Ugliness)