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The crisis and recession have led to very low interest rates, it is true, but these events have also destroyed jobs, hamstrung economic growth and led to sharp declines in the values of many homes and businesses.
Converse with men makes sharp the glittering wit, but God to man doth speak in solitude.
John Stuart Blackie
At first sight experience seems to bury us under a flood of external objects, pressing upon us with a sharp and importunate reality, calling us out of ourselves in a thousand forms of action.
You can turn your back on a person, but never turn your back on a drug, especially when its waving a razor sharp hunting knife in your eye.
Hunter S. Thompson
Life is a constant oscillation between the sharp horns of dilemmas.
H. L. Mencken
Keep your blood clean, your body lean, and your mind sharp.
The Word of God is active, energizing, sharp and powerful like a two-edged sword.
August brings into sharp focus and a furious boil everything I've been listening to in the late spring and summer.
God's arrows of affliction are sharp and painful so He can get our attention. He won't let His beloved children get away with sin because He knows it robs us of blessings, opportunities, and even character refinement.
All through Latin America, there's sharp condemnation of the criminal atrocities of Sept. 11. But it's qualified by the observation that although these are horrible atrocities, they are not unfamiliar.
Witticism. A sharp and clever remark, usually quoted and seldom noted; what the Philistine is pleased to call a joke.
A sharp tongue is the only edge tool that grows keener with constant use.
Temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience.
James Russell Lowell
I am not a cat man, but a dog man, and all felines can tell this at a glance - a sharp, vindictive glance.
But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions.
I feel like I just grabbed a big juicy worm with a right sharp hook in the middle of it.
Lyndon B. Johnson
It's going to be the year of the sharp elbow and the quick tongue.
George W. Bush
Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
The Nautilus was piercing the water with its sharp spur, after having accomplished nearly ten thousand leagues in three months and a half, a distance greater than the great circle of the earth. Where were we going now, and what was reserved for the future?
Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
If the quickness of the mind and the fluency of the tongue are too punctilious and sharp, moderate them in your activity and rest.
I have a very sharp tongue, I'm very impatient, and it's a lifelong struggle.
I do love perusing the dictionary to find how many words I don't use - words that have specific, sharp, focused meaning. I also love the sound of certain words. I love the sound of the word pom-pom.
The problem is no longer that with every pair of hands that comes into the world there comes a hungry stomach. Rather it is that, attached to those hands are sharp elbows.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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