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Quotes of italian

  1. The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern -day Western. – Armand Assante
  2. I just signed to do my next book with Ecco Press, a new primer or encyclopedia. This will be my take on what classic Italian cooking is. – Mario Batali
  3. Belladonna, n.: In Italian a beautiful lady; in English a deadly poison. A striking example of the essential identity of the two tongues. – Ambrose Bierce
  4. I think the set looks great. It's kind of like Battlestar Galactica meets like the Italian furniture fair. – Thom Filicia
  5. I think my favorite, and Coppola and that whole thing. East coast Italian directors I guess. – Anthony Michael Hall
  6. The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend. – Katharine Hepburn
  7. I'm going to do an adaptation of the Italian film, Bread and Tulips. I really like that film. – Norman Jewison
  8. I always knew that food and wine were vital, with my mother being Italian and a good cook. – Robert Mondavi
  9. The Italian economy is certainly the weakest of the big European countries. – Romano Prodi
  10. I have won on Honda and Yamaha so maybe it is interesting to win with a third team, Ducati, who are Italian – Valentino Rossi
  11. Watching Italian opera, all those male sopranos screeching, stupid fat couples rolling their eyes about. That's not love, it's just rubbish. – Peter Shaffer
  12. There are lots of wonderful old Italian actors. You don't need to take an Egyptian to play an Italian actor. – Omar Sharif
  13. In fact, it is amazing how much European films- Italian French, German and English- have recovered a certain territory of the audience in their countries over the last few years. – Wim Wenders

Usage examples for italian

  1. She'd have to take some proper Italian lessons to talk to the servants. – Mortal Coils by Aldous Huxley
  2. The old Italian he continued, who went under the name of Signor Bruno, disappeared this morning. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. Our ring was answered by the Italian butler, who in response to our inquiries nodded pleasantly, not understanding a word we said, and disappeared. – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  4. " The knife is the law to an Italian of the South," said Mr. Powys. – Sandra Belloni by George Meredith, v1 by George Meredith
  5. They have been gathered from both ancient and modern, French, Italian and English sources, and therefore offer great variety of style and subject. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  6. I inquired when the boat started, upon which he referred me, as I had spoken bad Italian to the advertisement. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  7. What do you want with Italian – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  8. But she knew also that she had better not try to explain this to Angela, who was evidently a little mad on the point, most probably because she was an Italian – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  9. You see- and the Italian put his face close to mine. – Weapons of Mystery by Joseph Hocking
  10. Owing to the loss of my blue pencil, our flag has had to adopt the Italian colors. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  11. " He can stay," I answered, " he does not know a word of Italian – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. 5116 of the Italian i. – The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896 by William Arthur Shaw
  13. But the Minister chose to keep the intelligence a secret till Giovanni's arrival, because he expected to gain much information from him and feared lest the newspapers should get hold of him and learn facts from him which would be more useful to Italy if not made public; and when the Italian Government wishes to keep a secret, it can do so quite as well as any other, to the despair of the public press. – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  14. No Italian can understand this just and natural condition, and it was the constant aim of our landlord to make us acquainted. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  15. This was accomplished through the local chief with the aid of the government representative, who was an Italian – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  16. But, father, said Frank very warmly, an Italian gentleman has led the way. – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  17. No restaurant in London could have supplied the delicate Italian white wines which Ascher drinks in his own house. – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  18. In the afternoon the Italian called with his daughter upon Dame Margaret. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  19. You are not even an Italian only an Englishman. – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman