Water Towers Famous Quotes & Sayings

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21 Water Towers Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Water Towers Sayings By Jen Turano: Pushing to his feet in an effort to avoid some of the water, Bram gave Pushing to his feet in an effort to avoid some of the water, Bram gave his wet and distinctly smelly dog a pat before he straightened, his breath becoming lodged in his throat when Miss Plum began walking toward him. Regret settled in as the thought struck him that there was really no way to avoid finally making her acquaintance even while smelling much like his dog. Summoning up a smile, he was about to offer her a greeting when a trace of smoke coming from one of the castle towers captured his attention. Knowing full well there was only one reasonable explanation for the smoke, he stepped toward Miss Plum just as a yell split the air. "Watch out below." As the roar of a cannon sounded, Bram did the only thing that sprang to mind. He yanked Miss Plum close to him, locked his arms around her slender body, and . . . jumped back into the moat. — Jen Turano
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Water Towers Sayings By Jay McInerney: From the window, Luke looked out over the water towers of Fifth Avenue to the From the window, Luke looked out over the water towers of Fifth Avenue to the park, studying the senescence of the daylight, which seemed almost viscous, ready to coagulate - trying to register that perfect moment of transition from day to evening, that instant when the light, in dying, was most nearly itself. — Jay McInerney
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Water Towers Sayings By Scott Westerfeld: As the serpentine expanse of glass drew open, the city seemed to wrap around them: As the serpentine expanse of glass drew open, the city seemed to wrap around them: rooftop gardens with stunted trees in pots, water towers like chunky flying saucers, the spires of distant skyscrapers. — Scott Westerfeld
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Water Towers Sayings By Jane Jacobs: What is more dramatic, even romantic, than the tumbled towers of lower Manhattan, rising suddenly What is more dramatic, even romantic, than the tumbled towers of lower Manhattan, rising suddenly to the clouds like a magic castle girdled by water? Its very touch of jumbled jaggedness, its towering-sided canyons, are its magnificence. — Jane Jacobs
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Water Towers Sayings By Erik Larson: During heavy rains, river water flowed in a greasy plume far out into Lake Michigan, During heavy rains, river water flowed in a greasy plume far out into Lake Michigan, to the towers that marked the intake pipes for the city's drinking water. — Erik Larson
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Water Towers Sayings By Dave Gibbons: When I first came to New York City, what I was thrilled about was not When I first came to New York City, what I was thrilled about was not the Empire State Building, or the Statue of Liberty; it was the fireplugs in the street. These things that Jack Kirby had drawn. Or these cylindrical water towers on top of buildings that Steve Ditko's 'Spider-Man' fights used to happen in and around. — Dave Gibbons
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Water Towers Sayings By Pablo Neruda: You & I, Love, together we ratify the silence,while the sea destroys its perpetual statues,collapses You & I, Love, together we ratify the silence,
while the sea destroys its perpetual statues,
collapses its towers of wild speed and whiteness:
because in the weavings of those invisible fabrics,
galloping water, incessant sand,
we make the only permanent tenderness. — Pablo Neruda
Water Towers Sayings By Ellis Marsalis Jr.: Louis Armstrong is the master of the jazz solo. He became the beacon, the light Louis Armstrong is the master of the jazz solo. He became the beacon, the light in the tower, that helped the rest of us navigate the tricky waters of jazz improvisation. — Ellis Marsalis Jr.
Water Towers Sayings By Rebecca Stead: If you took every tear cried by everyone on earth on one single day and If you took every tear cried by everyone on earth on one single day and put them in a container, how big would that container need to be? Could you fill a water tower? Three water towers? It's one of those unknowable things. There has to be an answer, but we'll never know what it is. — Rebecca Stead
Water Towers Sayings By J.R.R. Tolkien: In Dwimordene,in LorienSeldom have walked the feet of Men, Few mortal eyes have seen the In Dwimordene,in Lorien
Seldom have walked the feet of Men,
Few mortal eyes have seen the light
That lies there ever,long and bright.
Galadriel!Galadriel!
Clear is the water of your well;
White is the star in your white hand;
Unmarred,unstained is leaf and land
In Dwimordene,in Lorien
More fair than thoughts of Mortal Men. — J.R.R. Tolkien
Water Towers Sayings By Pete Hautman: You ever watch a football game and get totally into it? Why? It's not a You ever watch a football game and get totally into it? Why? It's not a real battle. It's just a game somebody made up. So how can you take it seriously? Or, you ever see a movie that made your heart about jump out of your chest? Or one that made you cry? Why? It wasn't real. You ever look at a photo of food that made your mouth water? Why? You can't eat the picture.
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Same thing with water towers and God. I don't have to be a believer to be serious about my religion. — Pete Hautman
Water Towers Sayings By Charles Dickens: The rooks were sailing about the cathedral towers; and the towers themselves, overlooking many a The rooks were sailing about the cathedral towers; and the towers themselves, overlooking many a long unaltered mile of the rich country and its pleasant streams, were cutting the bright morning air as if there were no such thing as change on earth. Yet the bells, when they sounded told me sorrowfully of change in everything; told me of their own age, and my pretty Dora's youth; and of the many, never old, who had lived and loved and died, while the reverberations of the bells had hummed through the rusty armour of the Black Prince hanging up within, and, motes upon the deep of Time, had lost themselves in air, as circles do in water. — Charles Dickens
Water Towers Sayings By Salman Rushdie: Call it Mooristan,' Aurora told me. 'This seaside, this hill, with the fort on top. Call it Mooristan,' Aurora told me. 'This seaside, this hill, with the fort on top. Water-gardens and hanging gardens, watchtowers and towers of silence too. Place where worlds collide, flow in and out of one another, and washofy away. Place where an air-man can drowno in water, or else grow gills; where a water-creature can get drunk, but also chokeofy, on air. — Salman Rushdie
Water Towers Sayings By Carol Guess: Swirled tight, trussed, manic, most trusted. You love hills, swells, waves of sand, waves of Swirled tight, trussed, manic, most trusted. You love hills, swells, waves of sand, waves of water. You love traffic on bridges that might split in two. You love stairs leading to stairs leading to ice cream stands. Shards of pottery as good as a map. You love fractured control towers and the very broken Alaskan Way Viaduct. You love squat corner stores and barber-pole signs. You love the idea of privacy in a city of windows, the idea of light in a city of shadows. — Carol Guess
Water Towers Sayings By Anatol Rapoport: Centralization of society's vital services in giant computer centers, reservoirs, nuclear power plants, air- traffic Centralization of society's vital services in giant computer centers, reservoirs, nuclear power plants, air- traffic control centers, 100-story skyscrapers, and government compounds increases its vulnerability ... choosing his targets, today's saboteur could pollute a city's water supply, dynamite power transmission towers, cripple an airport control center, destroy a corporate or government computer center. — Anatol Rapoport
Water Towers Sayings By Jes Battis: To live at all is to share a world with cagey magic, skeptical magic, asshole To live at all is to share a world with cagey magic, skeptical magic, asshole magic. But, honestly, the trees must belong to something; the blossoms that tongue each groove between buildings, the water and the stone and the serious man-made steel railings all must belong. This major artery where blood and starlight pump along the tracks, where banks and malls and office towers shudder and gestate in the concrete like baobab trees. — Jes Battis
Water Towers Sayings By Emily St. John Mandel: The stillness of the water, the horizon framed by other glass towers and miniature boats The stillness of the water, the horizon framed by other glass towers and miniature boats drifting in the distance. — Emily St. John Mandel
Water Towers Sayings By Robert A. Heinlein: The Colorado River was at a record low and the towers in Lake Mead stood The Colorado River was at a record low and the towers in Lake Mead stood high out of the water. But the Angelenos committed communal suicide by watering lawns as usual. — Robert A. Heinlein
Water Towers Sayings By Terry Pratchett: It's all right," said the Fool urgently. "You'll be perfectly safe with me." "Yes, I It's all right," said the Fool urgently. "You'll be perfectly safe with me." "Yes, I will, won't I," said Magrat, trying to look around him to see where the others had gone. "They're staging the play outside, in the big courtyard. We'll get a lovely view from one of the gate towers, and no one else will be there. I put some wine up there for us, and everything." When she still looked half-reluctant he added, "And there's a cistern of water and a fireplace that the guards use sometimes. In case you want to wash your hair. — Terry Pratchett
Water Towers Sayings By Cassie Scerbo: Everything on 'Sharknado' somehow, for some reason, something went wrong with everything. The days we Everything on 'Sharknado' somehow, for some reason, something went wrong with everything. The days we had the water towers, they weren't working. — Cassie Scerbo
Water Towers Sayings By Kami Garcia: Lying on the ceiling. Refusing to go to school. Not opening up to me. Climbing Lying on the ceiling. Refusing to go to school. Not opening up to me. Climbing water towers. No, she's all right. — Kami Garcia