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Quotes of affair

  1. The truth is that I am enslaved... in one vast love affair with 70 children. – Sylvia Ashton-Warner
  2. So here, at Arsenal, we are often surprised when we are shown some of the newspapers, and at the bottom of an article there is a line saying if you know of anyone who had an affair with a player, call this number. It is very strange to us. – Dennis Bergkamp
  3. The Christian use of religion as a personal love affair both shocked me, and attracted me. – Lionel Blue
  4. It was OK for the media to pursue Former President Clinton year after year for lying about a private, consensual sexual affair but we have five justices who committed one of the biggest crimes in American History, and it ceased to be a big story. – Vincent Bugliosi
  5. Everything can be killed except nostalgia for the kingdom, we carry it in the color of our eyes, in every love affair in everything that deeply torments and unties and tricks. – Julio Cortazar
  6. An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know. – Bette Davis
  7. Wasted Days and Wasted Nights, it's about days very wrongly invested in a love affair – Freddy Fender
  8. Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders. – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  9. Tomorrow I shall be sixty -nine, but I do not seem to care. I did not start the affair and I have not been consulted about it at any step. – William Dean Howells
  10. When a writer talks about his work, he's talking about a love affair – Alfred Kazin
  11. Death is a very dull, dreary affair and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it. – W. Somerset Maugham
  12. Good courage in a bad affair is half of the evil overcome. – Titus Maccius Plautus
  13. I have always felt that a man's religion was his personal and private affair – Leverett Saltonstall
  14. When he's late for dinner, I know he's either having an affair or is lying dead in the street. I always hope it's the street. – Jessica Tandy
  15. An affair wants to spill, to share its glory with the world. No act is so private it does not seek applause. – John Updike

Usage examples for affair

  1. Three people can't run an affair like that. ” – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  2. You have always looked upon the affair as one of pleasure. ” – A New Atmosphere by Gail Hamilton
  3. “ I suppose the ghost is your own affair too! ” – Ghost Beyond the Gate by Mildred A. Wirt
  4. It's no affair of yours. ” – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  5. Happy is it for the world that this affair did not take place. ” – Boswell's Correspondence with the Honourable Andrew Erskine, and His Journal of a Tour to Corsica by James Boswell
  6. It was the Thurwell affair I was thinking of. ” – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  7. And that's what this whole affair with me was for? ” – The Plotters by Alexander Blade
  8. But it is not Aunt Church's affair – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  9. Sire, he said, this is probably how the affair happened. ” – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  10. “ To fight the red man on his own ground is a very different affair – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  11. But if you have a pleasant affair you may not want your husband. ” – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  12. “ I have done it, and it is not your affair – A Very Naughty Girl by L. T. Meade
  13. “ I don't know much more about the affair than you do. ” – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  14. “ No more was said between us, and by next morning she seemed to have clean forgotten the affair – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  15. It is his affair and hers- and that, perhaps, of a hundred other people; but it certainly is not mine. ” – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  16. “ " That is my affair but I will go. ” – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  17. This case does not strike me as quite such a simple affair as it seems to you. ” – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
  18. You surely don't think that has anything to do with this affair do you? ” – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  19. Before this evening I shall look into this affair a little. ” – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  20. The affair with Channing had left more of a hurt than she had realized. ” – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly

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