Quotes of breaks

  1. Like an apparently strict musical form it breaks the five minute whole into its structural parts- a descriptive preamble, the action of taking the cards, the development of the cards' manipulation and the revelation of what has been achieved. – Gavin Bryars
  2. Music is something I must do, business is something I need to do, and Africa is something I have to do. That's the way it breaks down in my life. – Bob Geldof
  3. And the relationships that happen become so intense, deep, involved and complex and really hard to say goodbye to. The hardest part of the show is saying goodbye when it's all done. It really breaks you. – Genevieve Gorder
  4. We may take breaks and do other things, but we feel we'll ultimately have Pearl Jam as a family. – Stone Gossard
  5. It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it. – Lou Holtz
  6. We are losing our superstars like Johnny and June Carter Cash and that breaks my heart. – Wynonna Judd
  7. A competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride. – Nancy Lopez
  8. Donald and I still really wanted to be together, but I was fighting to keep what we had privately, and once the world gets involved in your life, little by little it breaks it down until you forget what it was in the first place. – Marla Maples
  9. A visit to a cinema is a little outing in itself. It breaks the monotony of an afternoon or evening; it gives a change from the surroundings of home, however pleasant. – Ivor Novello
  10. It breaks my heart to see these young, really talented bands getting chewed up into the system. I remember a time if you'd signed to a major label it was such a sell out! But now... unless you've signed to a big label, you're a failure now. – Mike Peters
  11. Through her paintings, she breaks all the taboos of the woman's body and of female sexuality. – Diego Rivera
  12. A single twig breaks but the bundle of twigs is strong. – Tecumseh
  13. Life is like a movie -since there aren't any commercial breaks you have to get up and go to the bathroom in the middle of it. – Garry Trudeau
  14. Writing, basically breaks down to relationships between people and that is what you write about. – Leon Uris
  15. You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks – Ludwig Wittgenstein

Usage examples for breaks

  1. Then we'll lay in the ice alongside the Company boats till she breaks – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  2. “ " But," she whispered under her breath, as the door closed behind him, " it will be au revoir in a land where there will not be any more heart- breaks or good- byes- the land- that is not- very far off- but- near- so very near." ” – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  3. “ I bet you that every machine we make to broadcast breaks down! ” – The Machine That Saved The World by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  4. It is the bed that breaks for still I sink. ” – King Lear's Wife; The Crier by Night; The Riding to Lithend; Midsummer-Eve; Laodice and Danaë by Gordon Bottomley
  5. “ For the thing breaks off with a sort of " perhaps to be concluded in some next," about which we have not made up our minds. ” – The English Novel by George Saintsbury
  6. We'll have other breaks in the circle some day, but we'll want to go right on doing it, and teaching our own children to do it! ” – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  7. We are here on this wicked, cruel earth, and it breaks my heart to see you suffer so." ” – The Squire's Daughter by Silas K(itto) Hocking
  8. Our little " bunch" breaks up. ” – The New North by Agnes Deans Cameron
  9. She hadn't more'n got herself settled, when the elevator stops at our floor and there breaks loose all kinds of a riot in the hall. ” – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  10. When the tube is formed, or becomes visible, its apparent diameter increaseth till it is pretty large; after that it decreaseth, and at last it breaks or becomes invisible towards the lower part. ” – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
  11. Once more breaks out the noise of battle. ” – Miss Caprice by St. George Rathborne
  12. “ Margaret's joy at the success of this negotiation, so disastrous to the political interests of France and Italy, breaks forth in the letter she wrote to the King of Aragon's ambassadors in England immediately after the treaty was signed. ” – The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria by Eleanor E. Tremayne
  13. “ I'll never let O'Neil build his road, not if it breaks me, and you're merely laying yourself open to arrest by threatening me. ” – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  14. The Sea of Dread breaks about my feet. ” – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  15. “ " The same stream," suggested the first, " but ours breaks easier into flood." ” – St. Cuthbert's by Robert E. Knowles
  16. “ A few more such breaks as these, and people from the States will hesitate about coming here to make their homes. ” – Remarks by Bill Nye
  17. It breaks my heart to hear you going on so, and all for nothing. ” – The Parlor-Car by William D. Howells
  18. If they attack, as I expect they will as soon as the dawn breaks we had better have our whole force ready to meet them. ” – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  19. “ I hate all these sudden breaks up. ” – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

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