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Quotes of deer

  1. Envy, like the worm, never runs but to the fairest fruit; like a cunning bloodhound, it singles out the fattest deer in the flock. – Francis Beaumont
  2. An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up. – George Catlin
  3. I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her. – Ellen DeGeneres
  4. A wounded deer leaps the highest. – Emily Dickinson
  5. The weather was fine and moderate. The hunters all returned, having killed during their absence three elk, four deer two porcupines, a fox and a hare. – Meriwether Lewis
  6. It's very likely that graduates, current employees and retirees have some wonderful pieces of Deer Park history in their closets or garages. – Matt Lucas
  7. If you want to save a species, simply decide to eat it. Then it will be managed- like chickens, like turkeys, like deer like Canadian geese. – Ted Nugent
  8. The fabled musk deer searches the world over for the source of the scent which comes from itself. – Ramakrishna
  9. I love things made out of animals. It's just so funny to think of someone saying, 'I need a letter opener. I guess I'll have to kill a deer – David Sedaris
  10. Coming Home had been made before and Apocalypse Now and Deer Hunter, different kinds of movies. – Oliver Stone
  11. I grew up in New Hampshire. My closest neighbor was a mile away. The deer and the raccoons were my friends. So I would spend time walking through the woods, looking for the most beautiful tropical thing that can survive the winter in the woods in New Hampshire. – Steven Tyler
  12. Though large herds of deer do much harm to the neighbourhood, yet the injury to the morals of the people is of more moment than the loss of their crops. – Gilbert White

Usage examples for deer

  1. Any person without a forest of his own who has a net device with which to catch deer shall pay 200s. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. Deer as free as in an American forest, wandered there by thousands. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  3. Early that night when the Deer went down to drink, he was caught in the trap, and he cried the cry of capture. – More Jataka Tales by Re-told by Ellen C. Babbitt
  4. He told how he had shot the deer and then the eagle. – Myths and Legends of the Great Plains by Unknown
  5. He lives in a brick house with a slate roof and two towers, and has a deer and fountain and lots of nice shade trees in the yard. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  6. The deer and bear were in the majority. – Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness by Henry van Dyke
  7. " On'y tell me, deer – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  8. Just before the beginning of the long winter night, the old father, anxious to provide food and deer skins for the coming months of continuous darkness, ventured alone in search of game among the mountains of the interior. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. The deer can't be far away. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  10. They had been on the track of a deer for many days, and they were now far away from the village where they lived. – The Book of Nature Myths by Florence Holbrook
  11. He sent you to us as surely as he sends the fish or the deer when we have need of food. – Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North by Fullerton Waldo
  12. When the Big Knives come upon such people in the wilderness, Clark answered, they shoot them down that they may not eat the deer – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. He followed it fast as the fleetest deer – Two Indian Children of Long Ago by Frances Taylor
  14. If you have shot enough deer to get around to waistcoats, nothing could be better by way of material than the ever- useful buckskin. – Camp and Trail by Stewart Edward White
  15. Deer stalking was bad in her imagination. – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
  16. Having got his men away, Ziffak slipped back with the purpose of carrying out the rest of the plan he had formed; but before he could reach the rear entrance, he caught sight of Professor Grimcke running like a deer toward the woods. – The Land of Mystery by Edward S. Ellis
  17. Not a deer or a sign of one, to be seen, and nothing living within a mile. – Round-about Rambles in Lands of Fact and Fancy by Frank Richard Stockton
  18. In winter they go into the woods to hunt fur- bearing animals, and also deer but they never remain long absent from their homes. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  19. Then you admit that Jacob Armitage has killed the deer in the forest? – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  20. Passed the Deer Creek to- day, which is a beautiful stream, with cotton wood trees growing on its banks. – Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 by E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls

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