Quotes of baggage

  1. I sort of leave the character at the end of the day. I don't carry anything around with me- no excess baggage or unnecessary thoughts. I think it's too exhausting to do that. To put things into perspective- your work is your work, and your leisure time is something else. – Sean Bean
  2. But if Russia is to be part of this larger zone of peace it cannot bring into it its imperial baggage It cannot bring into it a policy of genocide against the Chechens, and cannot kill journalists, and it cannot repress the mass media. – Zbigniew Brzezinski
  3. In my conscience I believe the baggage loves me, for she never speaks well of me herself, nor suffers any body else to rail at me. – William Congreve
  4. I like people who are still actively creating in their life, who aren't set, I don't feel like I'm set. And I don't have any baggage for better or worse. I don't have any plants or pets or kids. I can lock the door and go. I need to be with somebody for whom that's okay. – Dana Delany
  5. A poet's cultural baggage and erudition can interfere with a poem. – Douglas Dunn
  6. Helmet was joined to helmet, and spear to spear, and jewels, baggage and elephants without number went with them, and you would have said it was a host that none could understand. – Ferdowsi
  7. The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and influence their actions. A chip on the shoulder is too heavy a piece of baggage to carry through life. – John Hannah
  8. Crim has baggage expectation, history, responsibility. – Pat Mastelotto
  9. Kids- in a really good way- can talk about their differences without the baggage that adults have. – Jim McKay
  10. I am hoping the four new players can bring in some energy and fresh enthusiasm because they do not have the baggage that comes from being part of a losing side. – Andy Pick
  11. You carry your country with you, it's part of your baggage – Roy Thomson
  12. Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough. – Charles Dudley Warner

Usage examples for baggage

  1. I wish you would, and tell me what to say to you, young baggage – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  2. What is the reason that our baggage does not come? – Rollo in Paris by Jacob Abbott
  3. Yes, sir, even the hand baggage – Moonbeams From the Larger Lunacy by Stephen Leacock
  4. He asked permission to ride with her to the station, and see to her baggage and tickets. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  5. All the people in the world were on the wide veranda of that immense hotel, gazing at the free show, and we'd have sold ourselves bag and baggage for about thirty cents. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  6. Isa found Miss Minorkey, with her baggage packed, ready for a move. – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  7. A letter was handed to Chillon in the hall of the admiral's hotel, where his baggage had already been delivered. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. She seized Jan, kissed her hurriedly and announced that she had got a nice little furnished flat for them till they should go to the country, and that Hannah had tea ready; this young person, herself, helped to carry their smaller baggage to a taxi, packed them in, demanded Jan's keys and announced that she would bring the luggage in another taxi. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  9. She brought very little baggage with her, but she took a lot of things on board the yacht, and that looks as if she wasn't coming back. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  10. There will be a place for you in the baggage wagon. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  11. The baggage man was very sorry but that could not be done. – The Secrets of the German War Office by Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves
  12. The hotel- people took for granted his baggage was hers as well as his. – Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley
  13. " You might at least let me carry our baggage upon our journey," he offered more than once. – The Short Cut by Jackson Gregory
  14. We must, like real travelers, get rid of our excess baggage as did the boys who went over the top, if we would really get anywhere. – See America First by Orville O. Hiestand
  15. I left him over by the baggage wagons, lookin' out for the wounded. – A Lieutenant at Eighteen by Oliver Optic
  16. I'm no ancient baggage scarcely thirty years old! – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  17. " Here we are, bag and baggage and then it seemed all the " pain of separation" was made up for in that loving embrace- the major had the Little Captain in his arms again. – Dorothy Dale by Margaret Penrose
  18. Make up my bill; I am going up to get my baggage and leave the house instantly. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  19. Back up your train, said Austen, and stop your baggage car here. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. When we left the steamer the four sportsmen were getting off with their baggage of which there was no small quantity. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell

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