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Quotes of Dragged

  1. The other inmates stand in a long straight line, flanked by guards, and I am dragged past them. I do not respect them, because they will not run- will not try to escape. – Jack Henry Abbott
  2. On a royal birthday every house must fly a flag, or the owner would be dragged to a police station and be fined twenty -five rubles. – Mary Antin
  3. I'm not squeamish at all. As a child I dragged a dead squirrel home on my skateboard and cut it open and tried to look at its brain. – Jessica Biel
  4. The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the Thames, it would be a misfortune. But if someone dragged him out again, that would be a calamity. – Benjamin Disraeli
  5. When we are dealing with death we are constantly being dragged down by the event: Humor diverts our attention and lifts our sagging spirits. – Allen Klein
  6. We got dragged through a system and got burned by crooked lawyers, and the list goes on and on. – Jerry Only
  7. I used to be married to a woman who pursued every spiritual trend with tremendous passion and dragged me along. I don't believe in anything. I'd seen mediums and readers. – Harold Ramis
  8. Having a baby dragged me, kicking and screaming, from the world of self -absorption. – Paul Reiser
  9. A handful of men, inured to war, proceed to certain victory, while on the contrary, numerous armies of raw and undisciplined troops are but multitudes of men dragged to the slaughter. – Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus
  10. The most important event I covered was the Panama Canal debate, which dragged on for months. – Jessica Savitch
  11. There's never a good year for immigration reform- that's why it's dragged on ineffectually for decades. – Kenneth E. Scott
  12. The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies. – Alexis de Tocqueville
  13. Since this war began our sympathy has gone out to all the suffering people who have been dragged into it. Further hundreds of millions have become involved since I spoke at Limerick fortnight ago. – Eamon de Valera

Usage examples for Dragged

  1. Wearily I dragged myself out of bed. – Land of the Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl
  2. Into this we dragged him. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. And perhaps there was nothing to be dragged – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. Yes; he dragged it from me by his sharp and cruel questioning. – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  5. Many minutes dragged and the man did not move. – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  6. He had been dragged outside after he was dead or when he was dying. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  7. Why should I be dragged into this kind of thing? – Master Olof A Drama in Five Acts by August Strindberg
  8. He sat on the wall and dragged the ladder up, and let it down on the outside. –  by
  9. He dragged the body off the bed, pulled it over, and in another minute had the bag in his hand. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  10. She seized her husband's arm, dragged him away, and out of the house; but the Baron was so broken down, that she was obliged to call a coach to take him to the Rue Plumet, where he went to bed. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  11. He was far too excited to sleep, and the hours dragged slowly on. – A Very Naughty Girl by L. T. Meade
  12. And he caught at reins, dragged them from the other's hand before he could resist. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  13. Glory Goldie seized her mother by the arm and dragged her over to the boat, where a man lifted her on board. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  14. The question burned in her brain, " Am I any better, really, than if he had dragged me here as his mistress?" – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  15. The day dragged its slow length. – Judith of the Cumberlands by Alice MacGowan
  16. They managed, however, to lift them to the engine room and then Don easily dragged them over to the door. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  17. Marjeel began reading from a prepared speech that dragged on for a good twenty minutes. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  18. And when they were gone the whole story was dragged from Opal. – The Brightener by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  19. " You, sir," she said to him, " you have been dragged into this, I know not why." – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  20. Dr. Maltby dragged on. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon