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“It had all these Arab-language papers that amounted to the Rosetta stone of the investigation.”

Warren Flagg


In the twelve months immediately preceding the outbreak; of war, the quantity of spirits, both domestic and imported released for sale in Canada, amounted to over three and a half million proof gallons.

William Lyon Mackenzie King


New steps. That's what it amounted to. The two of them were learning the steps that would bring them together, a dance that would take them into forever. A dance that could be nothing less than God's plan for their lives.

Karen Kingsbury


“City traffic is supposed to be the hybrids' strong suit, but their shortfall amounted to a 40 percent deficit on average.”

Consumer Reports


I don't look back, I just go forward. I'm just proud of the fact that my parents were immigrants and we had nearly nothing, and all of the sudden, with the help of a lot of people and my parents as a model, I amounted to something.

Frank Oz


What would mathematics have amounted to without the imagination of its devotees-its giants and their followers? There never was a discovery made without the urge of imagination-of imagination which broke the roadway through the forest in order that cold logic might follow.

David Eugene Smith


My father always said working for somebody else never amounted to anything. You have to be an entrepreneur

Wayne Huizenga


As for consulting a dentist regularly, my punctuality practically amounted to a fetish. Every twelve years I would drop whatever I was doing and allow wild Caucasian ponies to drag me to a reputable orthodontist.

S. J. Perelman


“That match could have gone either way. That contest amounted to what might best be described as a pitcher's battle. Overall, however, our showing was outstanding for our team, which was promoted from Division 3 to 1 for this season's play.”

Rose Carnicelli


My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money.

James Green Somerville