Dymphna Famous Quotes & Sayings

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16 Dymphna Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Dymphna Sayings By Alice McDermott: The servants were evil," he said, recalling the tale the way the whiskey priest they The servants were evil," he said, recalling the tale the way the whiskey priest they sent to Creedmoor told it, sitting with Mr. Persichetti at the nurses' station late into the night, those watery blue eyes forever bloodshot and sleepless. "They told the crazy chieftain that he should marry his beautiful daughter instead. Which he tried to do." ("If you get my meaning," the priest had said.) "But Dymphna ran off to Belgium." He saw her grimace and purse her lips, her face seemed to swell with color. "Her crazy father followed her," he said, tightening his own grip on her hand. "I guess he cut off her head. — Alice McDermott
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Dymphna Sayings By John Cusack: It's a very frightening time when something as basic as due process is seen as It's a very frightening time when something as basic as due process is seen as somehow radical. — John Cusack
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Dymphna Sayings By Nat Wolff: Jazz is a constant theme in my life. My father is a jazz pianist, and Jazz is a constant theme in my life. My father is a jazz pianist, and from an early age I have been surrounded by it. — Nat Wolff
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Dymphna Sayings By Stephen Chbosky: I think the idea is that every person has to live for his or her I think the idea is that every person has to live for his or her own life and then make the choice to share it with other people. Maybe that is what makes people participate. — Stephen Chbosky
Dymphna Sayings By Paul Hackley: Genealogy is the study of the dead---but it's not a dead study!!! Genealogy is the study of the dead---but it's not a dead study!!! — Paul Hackley
Dymphna Sayings By Jerry Seinfeld: There's nothing more fun than entertaining kids. There's nothing more fun than entertaining kids. — Jerry Seinfeld
Dymphna Sayings By Osip Mandelstam: Where to start? Everything cracks and shakes, The air trembles with similes, No one world's Where to start? Everything cracks and shakes, The air trembles with similes, No one world's better than another; the earth moans with metaphors. — Osip Mandelstam
Dymphna Sayings By Marco Rubio: At a time when the American family is threatened as never before, redefining it away At a time when the American family is threatened as never before, redefining it away from the union of one man and one woman only promises to weaken it as a child-rearing, values-conveying institution. — Marco Rubio
Dymphna Sayings By Ice-T: You've got the Wall Street situation, the sub-prime situation. You've got a black president. We've You've got the Wall Street situation, the sub-prime situation. You've got a black president. We've got wars. We've got unemployment. But the music doesn't reflect that. And I challenge anybody to show me a music that's on the radio that reflects that. — Ice-T
Dymphna Sayings By Agnes De Mille: Theater people are always pining and agonizing because they're afraid that they'll be forgotten. And Theater people are always pining and agonizing because they're afraid that they'll be forgotten. And in America they're quite right. They will be. — Agnes De Mille
Dymphna Sayings By William S. Burroughs: For instance, they [The Federal Narcotics Bureau ] give out that marijuana is a harmful For instance, they [The Federal Narcotics Bureau ] give out that marijuana is a harmful and habit-forming drug, and it simply isn't. They claim that you can get addicted to opiates with one shot, and you can't. They over-estimate the physical bad effects, and so forth. — William S. Burroughs
Dymphna Sayings By Nicole So this crow comes and it starts quacking at us. — Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi
Dymphna Sayings By Alice McDermott: He folded back the hem of her housedress. Peeled the wet underpants from her skin He folded back the hem of her housedress. Peeled the wet underpants from her skin and moved them down over her pale knees and her small feet and then dropped them on the floor. He could hear the voices of the children playing in the tree outside. He gently pushed her thighs apart and saw immediately that the baby had already begun to crown. Her skin was paler than his wife's was, even in midwinter. He gave her his hand to get her through the next contraction, keeping his arm steady as she squeezed. He spread the fingers of the other over her taut belly. Mr. Persichetti wore a silver Saint Christopher's medal around his neck and kept a Sacred Heart scapular in his pocket, but when Mary Keane asked him, catching her breath, "Who's the patron saint of women in labor?" he shrugged. He told her he only knew Saint Dymphna was the patron of the insane. He'd had the — Alice McDermott
Dymphna Sayings By Bobby Burgess: The only things I like are either illegal or they make me fat. The only things I like are either illegal or they make me fat. — Bobby Burgess
Dymphna Sayings By Greg Hopkinson: It's much more powerful and exciting to be grounded in the present moment. Then life It's much more powerful and exciting to be grounded in the present moment. Then life is like flowing down a river at the same velocity as the current. We become the flow surrounded by everything we need, and all we have to do is to choose to use what is provided, or choose not to. Life becomes effortless and we expend minimal energy achieving things. When we start thinking or trying to control things, it's like swimming against the current. And the more we think, or try to control things, the more isolated we become from reality. Living in the thinking mode requires so much more energy than resting in this present moment. — Greg Hopkinson
Dymphna Sayings By Anthony Burgess: But if you eat this chap who's God,' said Llewelyn stoutly, 'how can it be But if you eat this chap who's God,' said Llewelyn stoutly, 'how can it be horrible? If it's alright to eat God why is it horrible to eat Jim Whittle?'
'Because,' said Dymphna reasonably, ' if you eat God there's always plenty left. You can't eat God up because God just goes on and on and on and God can't ever be finished ... — Anthony Burgess