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Quotes of chew

  1. Proletarian language is dictated by hunger. The poor chew words to fill their bellies. – Theodor Adorno
  2. Bite off more than you can chew and then chew like hell. – Peter Brock
  3. A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew – Herb Caen
  4. When I throw a curve that hangs and it goes for a hit, I want to chew up my glove. – Don Drysdale
  5. I just asked myself, what piece of that man's soul did he just chew off and swallow to get next week's assignment? You know, just to live, just to work as an artist, or to feed the family? – Paul Haggis
  6. Jerry Ford is so dumb he can't fart and chew gum at the same time. – Lyndon B. Johnson
  7. When things haven't gone well for you, call in a secretary or a staff man and chew him out. You will sleep better and they will appreciate the attention. – Lyndon B. Johnson
  8. I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be able to do anything except to eat peanuts and chew tobacco, while my army is starving. – Robert E. Lee
  9. It is to TV that I owe my freedom from bondage of the Latin lover roles. Television came along and gave me parts to chew on. It gave me wings as an actor. – Ricardo Montalban
  10. Some ideas you have to chew on, then roll them around a lot, play with them before you can turn them into funky science fiction. – Rudy Rucker
  11. Many men swallow the being cheated, but no man can ever endure to chew it. – George Savile
  12. Presidential candidates don't chew gum. – Theodore C. Sorensen
  13. A lot of people tend to chew up the scenery. I'm a firm believer in less is more, especially on the big screen. – Mark Wahlberg

Usage examples for chew

  1. I want a dog that will chew him up into pieces if he ever dares to set his foot inside my garden gate again. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  2. I can imagine nothing that would delight a child of a year and a half more than a pair of roller- skates to chew and spin and hit himself in the face with. – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  3. Give us a chew of tobaccer? – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  4. I'll give you a whole bag full when you chew off these ropes. – Brown John's Body by Winston Marks
  5. But I told brother 't was only a day or two more, 'n' we'd chew our own cheeks 'stead o' their ears. – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  6. The house had been occupied by the British under Colonel Musgrave, the Chew family being away at the time; and so effective a fortress did it prove that the center of Washington's advance was checked and the day lost to the American arms. – The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia by Frank Cousins Phil M. Riley
  7. You need to chew fresh air, and you'll find a lot of it on top of Jerusalem. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  8. It put me into ill- conception of myself and my smell, so that I was forced to buy some roll tobacco to smell and chew which took apprehension. – England in the Days of Old by William Andrews
  9. Only Chew chew and the children were left near the cave. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  10. He also learned to chew tobacco and realized its immediate significance. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  11. When they finished eating, they cut betel- nut for them to chew – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
  12. The two captains were quick to discover that the Chew house was a pleasant one, and became almost as constant visitors there as Janice herself. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford
  13. " Thought I 'd bring home something to chew – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  14. " Monsignor," I replied, " nothing can be done well without time, and that is why I have not dared to chew to your eminence an answer to the sonnet which I have written in half an hour." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. To burn, I presume, replied the young man, paring off a chew of tobacco; but the fact is, sir, we didn't ask her. – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  16. He's bitten off more than he can chew that's what Maraton's done. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. Don't you know it's very bad for little boys to drink and chew – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  18. " Be careful how you chew I advised. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  19. " We mustn't think of that, lad," said Mudge; " we can all easily hold out for another four- and- twenty hours; and we have still some cocoa- nuts, which we must chew to prevent ourselves from feeling thirsty." – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  20. But Nicknack did not stop until he reached a little bush, on which were some green leaves that he seemed to like very much, for he began to chew them. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis

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