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Quotes of Flew

  1. I can write, He floated up to the ceiling, and a baby rabbit came out of his pocket, grew wings, and flew away. And you will believe that it really happened. That's magic, isn't it? – Humphrey Carpenter
  2. I feel there should have been some recognition of the Spice Girls at this year's 25th anniversary. We flew the flag for Britain around the globe in the 1990s and we achieved a hell of a lot. – Melanie Chisholm
  3. The next night I got on an airplane, and flew to New York and looked into acting schools. Four or five acting schools. One of which was the Neighborhood Playhouse, which I started at six months there after. – Dabney Coleman
  4. The dogs did bark, the children screamed, Up flew the windows all; And every soul bawled out, Well done! As loud as he could bawl. – William Cowper
  5. I was a fighter pilot, flying Hurricanes all round the Mediterranean. I flew in the Western Desert of Libya, in Greece, in Syria, in Iraq and in Egypt. – Roald Dahl
  6. I flew into New York for the Raising Arizona audition, and we just started joking around. – John Goodman
  7. The most intense curiosity and excitement prevailed, and though the weather was uncertain, enormous masses of densely packed people lined the road, shouting and waving hats and handkerchiefs as we flew by them. – Fanny Kemble
  8. The Wright brothers flew right through the smoke screen of impossibility. – Charles Kettering
  9. As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly, when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky. So up to the house -top the coursers they flew with the sleigh full of toys, and St. Nicholas too. – Clement Clarke Moore
  10. Did you know that Christmas Day is absolutely the best day to fly? It is. No crowded airports and crowded planes. I always flew to Australia. That's what Christmas was for me- a plane journey to the next tournament. – Monica Seles
  11. The pilot looked at his cues of attitude and speed and orientation and so on and responded as he would from the same cues in an airplane, but there was no way it flew the same. The simulators had showed us that. – Alan Shepard
  12. When the bus or the plane rolled or flew through the night, they sang songs of their own composition about Mr Nixon and the Republicans in chorus with the Kennedy staff and felt that they, too, were marching like soldiers of the Lord to the New Frontier. – Theodore White

Usage examples for Flew

  1. Margaret flew to the door, and reached it before her. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  2. If Lucy Darleton was at home; if Lucy invited her to come: if she flew to Lucy: oh! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. The waves flew from before the footsteps of the Old Man of the Sea, and Mossy followed upon dry sand. – The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald
  4. Her thoughts flew fast. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  5. The ruby- or what I thought was the ruby- flew out and fell at my feet. – The Paternoster Ruby by Charles Edmonds Walk
  6. He rose high above the woods and flew after them- oh! – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  7. He saw Ivra and Eric as he flew over their heads, of course, and they laughed and touched the Tree Man first. – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  8. Then the coach was gone; and two more guards flew by and were gone too. – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  9. Swiftly and still more swiftly they flew – Our Pilots in the Air by Captain William B. Perry
  10. He said: 'Bring her on, then, ' and I flew home to tell you. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  11. This was the last straw, and the Baron flew into a passion. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  12. The long hours of winter thus flew by like birds lost, one by one, in the night of the past. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  13. Neal flew at the man and knocked him down. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  14. She makes anything I ever flew except the old Lightnings look slow. – A Yankee Flier in Italy by Rutherford G. Montgomery
  15. And she flung open the window, and almost flew through it in a moment, to look for her husband. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  16. The pigeon flew back to the pigeon house. – All About Johnnie Jones by Carolyn Verhoeff
  17. He flew and I followed. – The Foot-path Way by Bradford Torrey
  18. Equally unconscious was the amusement he felt, and that flew a fugitive smile in his eyes. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  19. The miles flew by. – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  20. Her eyes flew open, but she lowered the lids immediately. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton

Rhymes for Flew