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Quotes of bowed

  1. To be bowed by grief is folly; Naught is gained by melancholy; Better than the pain of thinking, Is to steep the sense in drinking. – Alcaeus
  2. Behold a republic standing erect while empires all around are bowed beneath the weight of their own armaments- a republic whose flag is loved while other flags are only feared. – William Jennings Bryan
  3. Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight. – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
  4. She bowed her head, clasping her hands tightly before her upon the arm of his chair, for her heart yearned towards him, yet could not reach him, and it made her throat ache with unhappiness to meet that look of his that rested on her face without seeing it. – Georgette Heyer
  5. When the baby dies, On every side Rose stranger's voices, hard and harsh and loud. The baby was not wrapped in any shroud. The mother made no sound. Her head was bowed That men's eyes might not see Her misery. – Helen Hunt Jackson
  6. Bowed by the weight of centuries he leans upon his hoe and gazes on the ground, the emptiness of ages in his face, and on his back the burden of the world. – Edwin Markham
  7. At Euro '92 itself, we bowed out to the eventual winners, Denmark, in our final group match. – Michel Patini
  8. My youth passed at the time of the country's reconstruction from the ruins and ashes of the war in which my nation never bowed to the enemy paying the highest price in the struggle. – Lech Walesa

Usage examples for bowed

  1. Pollnitz bowed his head. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. He bowed and turned toward the door. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  3. He shook hands with Rip and MacFife, bowed to the Connie commander again, and went out the way he had come. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  4. In the pause I got up to light a cigarette, and- I shall never forget it- I saw the bowed figure of his wife beyond the study door! – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  5. He bowed to Jennie. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  6. She sat with bowed head. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. The President bowed gravely to her. – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  8. We bowed and then I left. – Melomaniacs by James Huneker
  9. They said good- by to Wilson, who sat with head bowed upon his hands. – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  10. He bowed to you. – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  11. Maggie bowed her head again in answer. – The Necromancers by Robert Hugh Benson
  12. She bowed down before me. – An Unknown Lover by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  13. " Perfectly satisfied," said the wretch in return, and at the same time he bowed and backed as fast as he could till he came to the door, and then he was seen no more. – First Fam'lies of the Sierras by Joaquin Miller
  14. Everard sat bowed his head on his hand. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  15. The young men bowed – Trumps by George William Curtis
  16. I bowed and he resumed. – When Love Calls by Stanley J. Weyman
  17. He let the reins fall, and the hail beat upon his bowed head and shoulders like a shower of stones. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  18. He bowed and walked toward the river. – Michelangelo's Shoulder by John Moncure Wetterau
  19. She told him and he bowed – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss
  20. The lady bowed her head, and said, in a low voice, " Fortescue is my real name." – The Living Link by James De Mille

Rhymes for bowed