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Quotes of longest

  1. It really lasted the whole game, because I was really untouchable, unstoppable that game. But it was heightened on one particular play, and that was the longest run where everything completely slowed down. My awareness was so keen, it was so heightened, it was really amazing. – Marcus Allen
  2. I had about the biggest, longest wish list anyone could have, and 99 percent of what I wanted to get on the screen we got on the screen within our schedule and within our budget and within our resources. – Brad Bird
  3. Since creation of the E. U. a half century ago, Europe has enjoyed the longest period of peace in its history. – John Bruton
  4. The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way. – Samuel Butler
  5. I think my biggest break though came probably on Patriot Games because it was the biggest, longest second unit up to that point. It was like five months of shooting and a huge crew. – David R. Ellis
  6. The great advantage of being a writer is that you can spy on people. You're there, listening to every word, but part of you is observing. Everything is useful to a writer, you see- every scrap, even the longest and most boring of luncheon parties. – Graham Greene
  7. The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned. – W. Somerset Maugham
  8. I take the longest to get ready of anyone. I've been going in two hours before the show every performance. – Rue McClanahan
  9. Floor exercise, the longest you run is two or three steps. In the vault, it's not a whole lot more than that. – Shannon Miller
  10. You know, Lisa, for the longest time, did not sing. – Priscilla Presley
  11. The reason why I've been keeping private for the longest time ever here, I've always wanted to protect my wife's privacy. I don't like- I didn't want to put her picture all over the news. I just wanted to keep her private. – Michael Schiavo
  12. Fort Smith, being the place of my longest stay, was the scene of my largest medical practice. – Ernest Thompson Seton
  13. The longest sword, the strongest lungs, the most voices, are false measures of truth. – Benjamin Whichcote
  14. For time is the longest distance between two places. – Tennessee Williams

Usage examples for longest

  1. Longest knife throw there ever was." – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  2. " We'll hit the Landing in two hours, at the longest Miss Janice," declared Nelson Haley. – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  3. This was asked as if Sam might be well acquainted with the longest road himself. – Lost in the Cañon by Alfred R. Calhoun
  4. The grass will be damp, and this is the longest way. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. Aunt Deborah was evidently greatly pleased that the little girls had wished to go a little way with her on her journey home, and Mrs. Pernell smiled and nodded her consent, thinking that Ruth would be safely back in an hour at the longest and waving her good- byes as Farmer Withal climbed to his seat and the brown horse trotted off, closely followed by Fluff. – A Little Maid of Old Philadelphia by Alice Turner Curtis
  6. 62. How many syllables are found in the longest – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  7. The Caingwas are under the average height, but use the longest bows and arrows I have ever seen. – Through Five Republics on Horseback by G. Whitfield Ray
  8. Of all long nights this was the longest I ever passed through. – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  9. He been follerin' atter we- all fer de longest – A Little Union Scout by Joel Chandler Harris
  10. She lived the longest she had gone through everything. – Stories from Hans Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen
  11. I thought about it last night, so I couldn't go to sleep for the longest while! – Little Prudy's Sister Susy by Sophie May
  12. He claimed he'd been savin' up his appetite and his money for nearly three years so's he could see which would last the longest in a finish fight. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  13. As concerned himself he wrote to his nephew, " If Mrs. Washington should survive me, there is a moral certainty of my dying without issue: and should I be the longest liver, the matter in my opinion, is hardly less certain; for while I retain the faculty of reasoning, I shall never marry a girl; and it is not probable that I should have children by a woman of an age suitable to my own, should I be disposed to enter into a second marriage." – The True George Washington [10th Ed.] by Paul Leicester Ford
  14. This was an economic war, a war of peoples, and the nation that was the best fed would last longest – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  15. This is on the whole the longest line possible in English. – The Principles of English Versification by Paull Franklin Baum
  16. Those who had known him longest had the least notion; but it may be added that no one knew him well. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  17. At its longest life is too short for love. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  18. In those countries where the capitalist system is the oldest, the workers have suffered the longest – The American Empire by Scott Nearing
  19. The things learned in childhood remain the longest on the memory. – The Lake Gun by James Fenimore Cooper
  20. So ended the longest and by far the severest battle in which Buonaparte had as yet been engaged. – The History of Napoleon Buonaparte by John Gibson Lockhart

Rhymes for longest

  • strongest;
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