Quotes of disgust

  1. I am unable to understand how a man of honor could take a newspaper in his hands without a shudder of disgust – Charles Baudelaire
  2. All disgust is originally disgust at touching – Walter Benjamin
  3. For disorder obstructs besides it doth disgust life distract the appetities and yield no true relish to the senses – Margaret Cavendish
  4. If ever a man and his wife or a man and his mistress who pass nights as well as days together absolutely lay aside all good breeding their intimacy will soon degenerate into a coarse familiarity infallibly productive of contempt or disgust – Lord Chesterfield
  5. The vine bears three kinds of grapes the first of pleasure the second of intoxication the third of disgust – Diogenes
  6. Love turns with a little indulgence to indifference or disgust hatred alone is immortal – William Hazlitt
  7. The time will come when it will disgust you to look in the mirror – Rose Kennedy
  8. Nevertheless the passions whether violent or not should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust and music even in situations of the greatest horror should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it and thereby always remain music – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  9. Sameness is the mother of disgust variety the cure – Petrarch
  10. Unless an entire row of people got up in the middle of a performance and left the theater in disgust I felt as though I hadn't done my job – Jeremy Piven
  11. All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit – Sophocles
  12. Nothing more strongly arouses our disgust than cannibalism yet we make the same impression on Buddhists and vegetarians for we feed on babies though not our own – Robert Louis Stevenson
  13. Quite a lot of our contemporary culture is actually shot through with a resentment of limits and the passage of time anger at what we can't do fear or even disgust at growing old – Rowan Williams

Usage examples for disgust

  1. “ I asked keeping my castmember face on carefully hiding away the disgust – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  2. Laura was about to retreat into the shop in utter disgust when her aunt exclaimed in a tone of sharp distress Merciful Heaven – A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century by E. P. Roe
  3. He thought of leaving the place in disgust – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas
  4. “ A feeling of disgust seemed to poison my very blood – The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  5. He shrugged in disgust – The Kenzie Report by Mark Clifton
  6. And then he had gone much to Wych Hazel's disgust – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  7. Finally he stopped the game in disgust – The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  8. At length he quite turned up his nose with disgust whenever Titmouse took out the well worn note of Messrs ” – Ten Thousand a-Year. Volume 1. by Samuel Warren
  9. An expression of disgust crossed his face – First Person Paramount by Ambrose Pratt
  10. When he read this he turned from it with a sickening feeling of disgust – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
  11. Skinner laughed with deep disgust – Skinner's Dress Suit by Henry Irving Dodge
  12. “ Doreen gave me a look of faint disgust – The Aggravation of Elmer by Robert Andrew Arthur
  13. Larry you you you disgust me – John Bull's Other Island by George Bernard Shaw
  14. “ Ingolby made a gesture of disgust – The World For Sale, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  15. He rose in disgust – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  16. “ I hope our country won't go that far Dave exclaimed with a gesture of disgust – Dave Darrin at Vera Cruz by H. Irving Hancock
  17. “ I must go away though said Nyuta looking at Volodya with disgust – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  18. “ I began to look down with shame and disgust at the humble life around me – Confessions of Boyhood by John Albee
  19. Still the English lawyer felt a thrill of disgust at the thought that Sylvia Bailey could possibly be part of such a company – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  20. The bandit waved his hand in disgust – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne

Rhymes for disgust