Quotes of hours

  1. It's a whole team of people working 24 hours around the clock to make me look like this – Clay Aiken
  2. Leisure time is that five or six hours when you sleep at night – George Allen, Sr.
  3. The half minute which we daily devote to the winding -up of our watches is an exertion of labour almost insensible yet by the aid of a few wheels its effect is spread over the whole twenty -four hours – Charles Babbage
  4. Now my complaint is there are only 18 hours to work in a day – Heston Blumenthal
  5. The key thing is even if you only have a couple of hours a month those two hours shoulder -to -shoulder next to one student concentrated attention shining this beam of light on their work on their thoughts and their self -expression is going to be absolutely transformative because so many of the students have not had that ever before – Dave Eggers
  6. Sometimes I don't even pull my shoes off for six weeks at a time except you know just to take a shower I just take breaks between 24 hours a day just a break now and then it don't take me long to rest maybe 20 to30 minutes sometime or maybe an hour – Howard Finster
  7. Any two philosophers can tell each other all they know in two hours – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  8. I was born an only child in Vienna Austria My father found hours to sit by me by the library fire and tell fairy stories – Hedy Lamarr
  9. The actual getting into the gym and working out process was easier but the eating was harder I had to eat every two hours At one point my trainer said 'Put anything in your mouth Go to McDonald's get the biggest shake possible I just need to get calories in you Because my body fat at the time was only like 7 5%. – Taylor Lautner
  10. I made observations for three hours last night and am almost ill to -day from fatigue still I have worked all day trying to reduce the places and mean to work hard again to -night – Maria Mitchell
  11. In Los Angeles it's like they jog for two hours a day and then they think they're morally right That's when you want to choke people you know – Liam Neeson
  12. Managers regardless of salary should not be allowed to earn or use comp time They are expected to work as many hours as needed to get the job done especially at these salary levels – Jodi Rell
  13. TV is so different from the movies It takes a lot of stamina because you work such long hours It is really challenging You are learning the next day's lines while you are shooting today's scenes I found courage I never realised I had I hope to do more – Sharon Stone
  14. We thrust our fingers into our ears to stop its moan but it was no good the cry cut like a drill into our heads dragging minutes into hours hours into years We withered and grew old between those cries – Ernst Toller
  15. Three hours a day will produce as much as a man ought to write – Anthony Trollope

Usage examples for hours

  1. Yes he is said Magglin and won't be back for hours – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  2. At Jorgen's great things had happened in the course of the last four and twenty hours – Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2 by Martin Anderson Nexo
  3. Best part of three hours – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  4. And where the use when a few hours would probably see the end of it – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. You must wait a few hours – A Dash from Diamond City by George Manville Fenn
  6. He has been in the house for hours – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  7. Yet I could not look at them in all these hours or I could look but that was all – Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  8. It was hours and hours since Norah went away – The Devil's Garden by W. B. Maxwell
  9. “ Rollo remained over his letter more than three hours – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  10. “ No train for five hours – Uncanny Tales by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  11. “ I am absolutely satisfied for twenty four hours – A Very Naughty Girl by L. T. Meade
  12. Two hours at least – Plays by Chekhov, Second Series On the High Road, The Proposal, The Wedding, The Bear, A Tragedian In Spite of Himself, The Anniversary, The Three Sisters, The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov
  13. “ I have thought for hours of the things we would say to each other when the long years were over and we were together again – Lavender and Old Lace by Myrtle Reed
  14. These were his best hours for work – Helena Brett's Career by Desmond Coke
  15. In two hours – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  16. It will take about two hours to get ready – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  17. Once as he gazed down on it he wondered for a moment about Mrs Clarke how she passed her hours without a companion which she was doing just then – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  18. The hours go on – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  19. He went in and he closed the door and since then Monsieur I have heard no sound and many hours have passed – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. Sure in twenty four hours – Doors of the Night by Frank L. Packard

Rhymes for hours