Quotes of altogether

  1. When you stop having dreams and ideals- well, you might as well stop altogether – Marian Anderson
  2. Fortunately, somewhere between chance and mystery lies imagination, the only thing that protects our freedom, despite the fact that people keep trying to reduce it or kill it off altogether – Luis Bunuel
  3. Chemistry itself knows altogether too well that- given the real fear that the scarcity of global resources and energy might threaten the unity of mankind- chemistry is in a position to make a contribution towards securing a true peace on earth. – Kenichi Fukui
  4. To probe for unconscious determinants of behavior and then define a man in their terms exclusively, ignoring his overt behavior altogether is a greater distortion than ignoring the unconscious completely. – Willard Gaylin
  5. It is true practically if not altogether without exception that the changes studied by any science tend to equilibrate or neutralize the forces which bring them about, and finally to come to rest. – Frank Knight
  6. For if the honour paid to Him is shared by others, He altogether ceases to be worshipped, since His religion requires us to believe that He is the one and only God. – Lactantius
  7. Well, no. I believe that it's not at all impossible that some of the performances that I've heard so far by some pianists may be superior to my own playing because those are two totally different acts altogether – Leo Ornstein
  8. There's only one cure for what's wrong with all of us pitchers, and that's to take a year off. Then, after you've gone a year without throwing, quit altogether – Jim Palmer
  9. The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape. – George Santayana
  10. I will embrace the first opportunity to get to California and it is altogether probable that when once there I shall never again leave it. – George Stoneman
  11. The legal right of a taxpayer to decrease the amount of what otherwise would be his taxes, or altogether avoid them, by means which the law permits, cannot be doubted. – George Sutherland
  12. But we try to pretend, you see, that the external world exists altogether independently of us. – Alan Watts
  13. I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning, or destroyed it altogether – Alfred North Whitehead
  14. This is not writing at all. Indeed, I could say that Shakespeare surpasses literature altogether if I knew what I meant. – Virginia Woolf

Usage examples for altogether

  1. Then he tried to stop thinking about her altogether – Operation Terror by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  2. After I was once on the high road it was not long before I found myself in another part of the town altogether – Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  3. " That I judge to be altogether impossible," the priest replied. – The Bravest of the Brave or, with Peterborough in Spain by G. A. Henty
  4. That was not altogether Lawrence's fault. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  5. That thought passed from him altogether – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  6. But he thought she was not altogether pleased. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  7. Now he lost it altogether – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  8. " But it isn't as though I were going away altogether you'll see me back in a week or two. – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  9. Altogether ten or fifteen wounded have been brought back from Lokeren this morning. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  10. Oh, well, said Mrs. Halliday, I suppose I did mean this, but perhaps not altogether in the way you think. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  11. That was not altogether impossible. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  12. Oh, mother, it was not altogether the words! – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  13. On hearing this, he changed his note altogether saying that he saw he had been wrong. – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  14. That made about a hundred years altogether – Wild Life in a Southern County by Richard Jefferies
  15. " That," said Wannop, dryly, " isn't altogether unusual." – The Gold Trail by Harold Bindloss
  16. Do you want to make the Eagle's Nest a great success- much the nicest thing we have ever done, or do you want to give it up altogether – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright
  17. I think the best thing I can do is to get out altogether – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  18. Now it was altogether out of sight. – Black-Eyed Susan by Ethel Calvert Phillips
  19. Well, they are not altogether the same thing. – Plays: The Father; Countess Julie; The Outlaw; The Stronger by August Strindberg
  20. " They're altogether too happy," said Mr. Brown. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue on an Auto Tour by Laura Lee Hope

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