Quotes of drops

  1. Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams. – Hosea Ballou
  2. A catcher and his body are like the outlaw and his horse. He's got to ride that nag till it drops – Johnny Bench
  3. If you ever get rich and famous, by definition you are special. You have done something special, and therefore you start to behave special. Then if the floor drops out, and you become down and out, you have a really new perspective. – Danny Bonaduce
  4. I have glaucoma, so use eye drops both morning and night. – Malcolm Boyd
  5. In his holy flirtation with the world, God occasionally drops a handkerchief. These handkerchiefs are called saints. – Frederick Buechner
  6. For a traveler going from any place toward the north, that pole of the daily rotation gradually climbs higher, while the opposite pole drops down an equal amount. – Nicolaus Copernicus
  7. As the temperature drops the need for heating oil goes up. – Christopher Dodd
  8. I am... a mushroom; On whom the dew of heaven drops now and then. – John Ford
  9. Writing is easy: All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead. – Gene Fowler
  10. Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops Let the rain sing you a lullaby. – Langston Hughes
  11. I am tired, beloved, of chafing my heart against the want of you; of squeezing it into little ink drops and posting it. And I scald alone, here, under the fire of the great moon. – Amy Lowell
  12. I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again. – Sylvia Plath
  13. Many drops make a bucket, many buckets make a pond, many ponds make a lake, and many lakes make an ocean. – Percy Ross
  14. Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers. Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the ladder and writes novels. – P. G. Wodehouse

Usage examples for drops

  1. Let him lose his voice, and he drops out of existence. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  2. Remember, nothing drops out; everything hid shall be revealed. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  3. The twins accepted the drops gravely, and told Connie she must make formal application. – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  4. What a mountain drops – The Vigil of Venus and Other Poems by "Q" by Q (AKA: Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch)
  5. Outside the rain had come on in broad single drops laying the dust on the road. – The Lilac Sunbonnet by S.R. Crockett
  6. It is too late, however, for down come the huge drops as they can fall only in the South. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  7. " I don't believe it," said Elizabeth, the fire of her eye shining now through drops that made it brighter; - " I am sure something could be done." – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  8. But soon they would be tired of us, and shake us off; and down we fell, and then we would catch hold of hands, and make ourselves into clouds; and when the clouds got to be so heavy that the air could not hold them up, we would let go of hands, and fall down in drops of rain. – Education in The Home, The Kindergarten, and The Primary School by Elizabeth P. Peabody
  9. There was no sound of drops falling. – A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon Blackwood
  10. It was at the bridge over the Yeuse that the first drops of rain, big drops they were, began to fall. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  11. Nevertheless, it often drops to the ground before the bird has done with it. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  12. He drops the basket to turn round and look at her face and say earnestly: " I have never spent so delightful a day; but it wasn't the fishing." – Stories By English Authors: Germany by Various
  13. Well, I stopped and hid behind a rock, thinking I might have a chance to put a few drops into him. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  14. In the chapter on Gravitation we have mentioned the fact that a body let fall near the surface of the earth drops through sixteen feet in the first second. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  15. Don't let's disturb Him, Maurice; a guide must be so tired when he drops asleep. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade
  16. Point after point gave way in our cover, till standing between the drops was no longer possible. – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs
  17. She drops The chances and the riches here and there. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
  18. It's the Marquis of Bunratty; and if he drops our young Member will go into the Upper House." – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  19. And she drops me a curtsey, and walks away with a veil over her face. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. A hand held a bottle of liquor to his lips, and he swallowed a few drops which gave him a few more moments of life. – Frank Merriwell's Chums by Burt L. Standish

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