Quotes of fabric

  1. The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together. – Barbara de Angelis
  2. There can be no doubt that the practice of opening legislative sessions with prayer has become part of the fabric of our society. – Warren E. Burger
  3. What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance, when all the skill of art is not able to make an oyster! – Anatole France
  4. Puritanism, in whatever expression, is a poisonous germ. On the surface everything may look strong and vigorous; yet the poison works its way persistently, until the entire fabric is doomed. – Emma Goldman
  5. This war of choice in Iraq is undermining the very fabric of American society. – Raul Grijalva
  6. What interested me was not news, but appraisal. What I sought was to grasp the flavor of a man, his texture, his impact, what he stood for, what he believed in, what made him what he was and what color he gave to the fabric of his time. – John Gunther
  7. Resilience is woven deeply into the fabric of Oklahoma. Throw us an obstacle, and we grow stronger. – Brad Henry
  8. People don't want other people to get high, because if you get high, you might see the falsity of the fabric of the society we live in. – Ken Kesey
  9. Wall Street sees a social fabric or social contract as inefficiencies, which need to be removed. – David Korten
  10. We can also cut by heat- heat punch. And we also can cut by cold- extreme cold. When you cut with heat, it makes a mark. With cold, no mark. It depends on the fabric – Issey Miyake
  11. When the fabric of society is so rigid that it cannot change quickly enough, adjustments are achieved by social unrest and revolutions. – John Boyd Orr
  12. Go on, prove me wrong. Destroy the fabric of the universe. See if I care. – Terry Pratchett
  13. It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self. – Agnes Repplier
  14. The legacy of the Armenian Genocide is woven into the fabric of America. – Adam Schiff
  15. We all participate in weaving the social fabric we should therefore all participate in patching the fabric when it develops holes mismatches between old expectations and current realities. – Anne C. Weisberg

Usage examples for fabric

  1. This was a hitch in the upper fabric – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  2. Impossible to watch him and not realise that here was a man who had seen something with his own eyes that had changed in a moment the very fabric of his life. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  3. Her clothes, with the entire support of Lorice, were all delicate in fabric mostly white with black sashes, and plainly ruffled. – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  4. Duncan had added two and two, he had told her when furnishing her with the threads out of which he had constructed the fabric of his suspicions, and she was compelled to acknowledge that they seemed sufficiently strong. – The Trail to Yesterday by Charles Alden Seltzer
  5. But every century and every style seems to have had its say and left its mark upon the fabric of Rouen. – The Story of Rouen by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
  6. The choir was commenced in 1255 and completed almost immediately; but the entire main fabric was not finished until well on in the century following. – The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine by Francis Miltoun
  7. That accounts for its situation in the churchyard, not within the fabric – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  8. I could only hope, therefore, that the cargo contained a very small quantity of this beautiful and useful fabric – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  9. Philip's love had so grown with him, step by step, as to be part of the fabric of himself, large now as his very nature; and that was large indeed. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  10. The walls of the room swayed as though they were of fabric – A Spinner in the Sun by Myrtle Reed
  11. But the honey and water were not easily removed from the delicate fabric – A Little Maid of Old Maine by Alice Turner Curtis
  12. Each time that this happened Ken was struck with the fear of ripping the fabric of his sea- suit. – Seed of the Arctic Ice by H. G. Winter
  13. In both, the evidence is within,- a part of the original constitution of every rational mind, planted there by him who framed the wondrous fabric – The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings by John Abercrombie
  14. To this task Vesalius, at the age of twenty- five, devoted himself, and began his famous work on the " Fabric of the Human Body." – Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae
  15. The next instant the creatoid fabric of his own suit caught it, too. – Pirates of the Gorm by Nat Schachner
  16. A tissue can therefore be defined as a fabric of united cells which have had a common origin and obeyed a common law of growth. – Outlines of Lessons in Botany, Part I; From Seed to Leaf by Jane H. Newell
  17. She was only plain, not ugly, after all; and they are very different things,- there being a beauty of plainness in men and women, as there is in a rich fabric sometimes. – A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  18. One felt it a grievous pity that so beautiful a fabric should be doomed to destruction. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  19. His ray- gun did not move for an instant from the line it held on the metal and fabric giant. – The Bluff of the Hawk by Anthony Gilmore
  20. Their fundamental service in transportation, the volume of their employment, their buying power for supplies from other industries, the enormous investment in their securities, particularly their bonds, by insurance companies, savings banks, benevolent and other trusts, all reflect their partnership in the whole economic fabric – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various