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Quotes of gets

  1. Twenty can't be expected to tolerate sixty in all things, and sixty gets bored stiff with twenty's eternal love affairs. – Emily Carr
  2. I think that my script, if it gets used, would be great. But if it doesn't, I think it inspired them. – Rae Dawn Chong
  3. The Palestinians need more help from the Arab countries. Since 1967, the world has learned that there is not going to be real progress in the region until Palestine gets something back that they had. – Bruce Dern
  4. Mr. Dingell is just plain Mr. Dingell. And when he gets to be chairman of the Commerce Committee, he doesn't let it go to his head. However, he thinks he would be a very, very good chairman. – John Dingell
  5. In the simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where she wants and gets up and goes. – John Erskine
  6. A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends. – Baltasar Gracian
  7. Radio is a really strange business now, too. There's a very narrow door and a very few people control what gets played. – Taylor Hanson
  8. It was Christopher's brilliant concept that he did not want this to become like every other sitcom where you do one take, and the audience gets bored with seeing it ten times, you know, over and over again. – Stacy Keach
  9. One of my favorite people is Gypsy Rose Lee. She bears out the Biblical promise that he who has, gets And I hope she gets a lot more. – Hedy Lamarr
  10. The work gets more political as I become older and more aware, I guess, of power and justice issues. – Francesca da Rimini
  11. Sliding headfirst is the safest way to get to the next base, I think, and the fastest. You don't lose your momentum, and there's one more important reason I slide headfirst, it gets my picture in the paper. – Pete Rose
  12. I think I'm learning to be bolder in my career choices and be more confident in my personal life. I haven't always felt very secure as an individual, but now I feel I certain confidence and sense of self that gets me through the day a lot better than before. – Winona Ryder
  13. The whole image thing gets in the way. Then there are the guys that it excites them and it's what draws them to me. But I don't know whether they would care for me if I didn't have this image. – Picabo Street
  14. It's the poignancy and sadness in things that gets to me. – Tracey Ullman
  15. All kids, when they go to school, are pretty good artists and dancers and singers and poets. All that gets buried, basically through being educated, or brainwashed. – William Wiley

Usage examples for gets

  1. And some of 'em gets more than they want, by a lot. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
  2. I see you're like every other man that gets a good wife- you've found the real key to the house of a man's happiness. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  3. We'll ask him when he gets here at two o'clock. – The Boy Scouts of the Geological Survey by Robert Shaler
  4. Love gets a bad name from them. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  5. Hit him when he gets up! – The Boy Allies at Jutland by Robert L. Drake
  6. He gets 'ringy'- that feller. – The Dude Wrangler by Caroline Lockhart
  7. It's generally the woman who gets hurt; but I suppose I knew I was riding for a fall." – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  8. He's just got his new ones, and he gets about first- rate. – A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  9. We’ ve got some work to do before it gets dark. – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  10. I'll follow the good old fellow and see that he gets down stairs safely, I was going away at any rate, Edwin. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  11. We can keep them quiet and hold 'em in, and they can track him if he gets away." – Two Little Confederates by Thomas Nelson Page
  12. He knows just where he wants to go and gets there. – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss
  13. Once it gets a start, I can't seem to hold it in, and I've had a great deal to try me lately. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  14. But any way he gets his money it'll come out of me and my kind. – The Second-Story Man by Upton Sinclair
  15. It may be years before I gets a chance, but if ever I does I shall make a run for it, whatever the risk may be. – The Bravest of the Brave or, with Peterborough in Spain by G. A. Henty
  16. You'll do it if he gets there first! – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  17. Does he go when he gets through? – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland
  18. " Well, I guess that we may make up a game after it gets later," I said. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  19. That gets a laugh out of little Hemmingway, and in a minute we're all good friends. – Torchy by Sewell Ford

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