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Quotes of keeping

  1. We discussed politics, but we also talked about the importance of hard work, personal responsibility, living within your means, keeping your word. Those lessons stay with you throughout your life. – Robert. L. Ehrlich
  2. I have been keeping myself fit. I am going on holiday next week in the Mediterranean so that I can really unwind after the football season and have a rest. – David Ginola
  3. It's a director's job to tell a story and he's very well versed in telling stories with a bit of comedy in them and keeping the pace of the movie right and that's exactly what he did. He was observant of a world he didn't understand but he told a wonderful story. – Cuba Gooding, Jr.
  4. The best thing that I got was rehearsing with my father. It was always about the process of figuring things out, and trying something new, and having another take on something and keeping it alive. – Jake Gyllenhaal
  5. It would be futile to attempt to fit women into a masculine pattern of attitudes, skills and abilities and disastrous to force them to suppress their specifically female characteristics and abilities by keeping up the pretense that there are no differences between the sexes. – Arianna Huffington
  6. What I argue is that if I'm going to be held accountable for my actions that I should be allowed to record... my actions. Especially if somebody else is keeping a record of my actions. – Steve Mann
  7. For I must tell you that we artists cannot tread the path of Beauty without Eros keeping company with us and appointing himself as our guide. – Thomas Mann
  8. Isn't privacy about keeping taboos in their place? – Kate Millett
  9. Well, I took a sabbatical. I walked away from shooting movies because I couldn't handle the travel. I'm a single parent. I had young kids, and I found that keeping in touch with them from hotel rooms and airports wasn't working for me. So I stopped. – Rick Moranis
  10. Buonaparte has often made his boast that our fleet would be worn out by keeping the sea and that his was kept in order and increasing by staying in port; but know he finds, I fancy, if Emperors hear the truth, that his fleet suffers more in a night than ours in one year. – Horatio Nelson
  11. My character and good name are in my own keeping Life with disgrace is dreadful. A glorious death is to be envied. – Horatio Nelson
  12. There's a kind of sick security some people get out of keeping away from people with disabilities. They are running away from any situation that's not totally pure and all -American and that requires them to do any thinking. – Major R. Owens
  13. Painting is just another way of keeping a diary. – Pablo Picasso
  14. It's just keeping what I want private, private, and the same with Charlie. – Denise Richards
  15. But say some, would you expose woman to the contact of rough, rude, drinking, swearing, fighting men at the ballot box? What a humiliating confession lies in this plea for keeping woman in the background! – Ernestine Rose

Usage examples for keeping

  1. Therefore I went on again, making company of myself, and keeping my gun quite ready. ” – Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  2. In safe keeping Sire. ” – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  3. He was keeping hid from the trail- I think because Raine was riding along, this morning, and he's following. ” – Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower
  4. “ I think he's keeping me on because he knows I'd have trouble getting any other job. ” – Penny Nichols and the Knob Hill Mystery by Joan Clark
  5. What are you keeping back, Mr. Libby? ” – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  6. This he did by going on foot, and keeping to the fields and woods. ” – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  7. An aunt has been keeping her. ” – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  8. As it happened, George and Lady Harcourt were together, and Miss Baker was keeping watch with the sick man upstairs. ” – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  9. “ I raised my head, and he walked round, keeping his eyes fixed upon me, and went away. ” – Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2 by John Lloyd Stephens
  10. “ " I shall know by the money he left for the house- keeping – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  11. “ That's one idea of keeping square, Jerry, but it ain't mine. ” – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  12. “ " Love has been keeping me a prisoner," said he, " I have got some money for you." ” – 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
  13. “ I have good reasons for keeping back; she is rich and I am poor. ” – A Woodland Queen, Complete by Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  14. You're keeping them all away from me; you know you are. ” – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  15. “ " Anyhow," said Gorman, " I'm keeping in with Mrs. Ascher." ” – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  16. “ " I can see perfectly well that you're keeping something back from me. ” – Lalage's Lovers 1911 by George A. Birmingham
  17. But those boys on our right seem to be keeping their end up. ” – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  18. How right it all is, she told herself- so entirely in keeping – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  19. Perhaps you have not read it in your house, and in any case there is no use in my keeping it. ” – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
  20. Yes; I am keeping her as quiet as possible. ” – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson

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