Sentence Related Quotes

It took me ten minutes to write this very sentence. I'm no writer. This is not my calling.

Macaulay Culkin

How can you spend hours every day trying in small ways to figure out who you are, then have a near-stranger give you a sentence of yourself that says it better than you ever could?

David Levithan

“If I were asked for a one-sentence sound bite on religion, I would say I was against it”

Salman Rushdie

“Mere factual innocence is no reason not to carry out a death sentence properly reached”

Antonin Scalia

In general, shorter is better. If you can encapsulate your idea into a single captivating sentence, you're halfway home.

Len Wein

Sometimes I'll start a sentence and I don't know where it's going. I just hope to find it somewhere along the way. Like an improv conversation. An improversation.

Michael Scott

What sentence will you choose to impose on yourself? Are you willing to stop suffering and making yourself miserable when your sentence has expired? This would at least be a responsible way to punish yourself because it would be time-limited.

David D. Burns

“Statesman all over, in plots famous grown,/ He mouths a sentence, as curs mouth a bone.”

Charles Churchill

“We're not going to appeal. She was willing to accept the sentence the judge handed down. This was the sentence.”

Robert Axelrod

Bedeviled, / human, your plight, in waking, is to choose from the words / that even now sleep on your tongue, and to know that tangled / among them and terribly new is the sentence that could change your life.

Marie Howe