Quotes of ago

  1. I quit smoking well over twenty years ago – Shelley Berman
  2. Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago – Erma Bombeck
  3. Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience. – Jimmy Buffett
  4. A few years ago I thought, I'll never make it. I started to go to the doctor to help me lose weight. – Etta James
  5. Seventy years ago this November, Vladimir Lenin created the modern totalitarian state, transforming simpler forms of tyranny into history's most sophisticated apparatus of rule by terror. – Michael Johns
  6. Germany's fate is decided first and foremost in Europe. Reconciliation and cooperation in Europe have brought us freedom, peace and prosperity. Who would have dared to believe so much 50 years ago – Horst Koehler
  7. The Coalition for International Justice estimated that 450, 000 people in Darfur have died since the deadly genocide began some three years ago – Kendrick Meek
  8. Fifteen years ago while I was temporarily chairing meetings of pro -life leaders, I pleaded with the angry males to say no to interviews, and instead let beautiful pro -life women become the face for the movement. – Marvin Olasky
  9. I remember, in the winter of our first experiments, just seven years ago looking on snow with new eyes. – Edward M. Purcell
  10. Two hundred years ago our precursors in Haiti struck a blow for freedom, which was heard around the world, and across centuries. – Baldwin Spencer
  11. I didn't even recall being on the DB sessions until Herbie Flowers reminded me a couple of years ago – Jim Sullivan
  12. We played in Texas about a year ago at Emo's, the famous country and western club in Austin. And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage, that's where it's going to be! – Alan Vega
  13. We've all learned about this disease since it was first discovered several years ago in Europe. And so I think we've learned from the European experience. – Ann Veneman
  14. Is the U. S. better or is the world better? Is the U. S. better off today than we were four years ago Obviously not, economically not. I think our stature in the world is not the same. – Montel Williams
  15. Just because society, and government, and whatever was different 100 years ago doesn't mean that people didn't have sex, pick their nose, or swear. – Kate Winslet

Usage examples for ago

  1. I had it for another part some time ago – Happy-Thought Hall by F. C. Burnand
  2. Florence had not left the house so long ago as that. – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard
  3. Fool that I was six years ago – Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  4. He had thought he loved her an hour ago – Miss McDonald by Mary J. Holmes
  5. But that's a good many years ago – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  6. I was the first that heard that little voice, ten years ago and the first, except mother, that saw the child; 'twould be strange if I were the one to send him away. – The Green Satin Gown by Laura E. Richards
  7. I tried once, long ago – Jim Davis by John Masefield
  8. " A fortnight ago replied Barnes. – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  9. When I saw him two or three days ago he did not even know where you were. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  10. But you thought him better some time ago – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  11. As long ago as that it came. – A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon Blackwood
  12. Why didn't we come here long ago – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. They married over a year ago – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  14. She wouldn't have me when I first asked her- that was a week ago – The Nether World by George Gissing
  15. It was given me long ago – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  16. It was a matter of two hours ago – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. He was perfectly well a moment ago – The Motor Maids by Rose, Shamrock and Thistle by Katherine Stokes
  18. She went away an hour ago – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  19. He went out, quite a while ago – The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower
  20. I came here two years ago – The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart

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