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Quotes of mansion

  1. The Governor's Mansion is a beautiful home, a beautiful building- we're privileged to have a chance to live there. It certainly doesn't feel as comfortable as our home. – Matt Blunt
  2. There is no more reason to believe that man descended from some inferior animal than there is to believe that a stately mansion has descended from a small cottage. – William Jennings Bryan
  3. We have entered the cell, the Mansion of our birth, and started the inventory of our acquired wealth. – Albert Claude
  4. When I was 2, we moved into an imposing country mansion 8 miles west of Cardiff, Wales. – Roald Dahl
  5. We must not measure greatness from the mansion down, but from the manger up. – Jesse Jackson
  6. The house burned an hour before midnight on the last day of April. The wild, distant ringing of the fire bells woke George Hazard. He stumbled through the dark hallway, then upstairs to the mansion tower, and stepped outside into the narrow balcony. – John Jakes
  7. If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life. – James A. Michener
  8. I was very disappointed that so much of the work I did on The Haunted Mansion didn't arrive in the final cut. – Terence Stamp
  9. The innocent mansion of a panther's heart! – Allen Tate
  10. The more people told me that, you know, wow, you should be so blessed. Don't you feel blessed? And you have all this- mansion and all these beautiful things. And I said, you know- the more they told me that, the more depressed I got. – Tanya Tucker
  11. I have commenced my auspicious reign and am in quiet possession of the Presidential Mansion this winter I intend to do something in the way of entertaining that shall be the admiration and talk of all Washington world. – Julia Gardiner Tyler
  12. All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand. – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Usage examples for mansion

  1. There was a great Christmas gathering at the Phillips mansion that year. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  2. Years have passed- blessed years in the old mansion – Our Nervous Friends Illustrating the Mastery of Nervousness by Robert S. Carroll
  3. They were out five days on permanent duty, on one of which Mr Foljambe gave the whole regiment a dinner in the Mansion House, a whole pipe of wine was consumed. – The Letter-Bag of Lady Elizabeth Spencer-Stanhope v. I. by A. M. W. Stirling (compiler)
  4. She has a mansion of her own, independent. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  5. He finally ordered Cassowary to stop at the entrance to an imposing estate, where a large colonial mansion stood some distance from the highway. – The Madness of May by Meredith Nicholson
  6. It was a large mansion and Lady Monk's parties in London were known to be very great affairs. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  7. And the more guests who got to experience the Mansion the more of a Whuffie- hit Debra's people would suffer if they made a move on it. – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  8. I've seen the windows of the Mansion House broken a score of times at elections, and not another house in the Square a penny the worse! – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  9. We passed a great mansion – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  10. Now, Jesus tells you that he has prepared a mansion for you in heaven. – How to Live a Holy Life by C. E. Orr
  11. He heard some one or some thing coming around the corner of the mansion – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  12. His mansion in Belgravia was the envy of all who saw it. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  13. My house, she went on, isn't a mansion but it has all the comforts anyone could reasonably require. – Master of the Vineyard by Myrtle Reed
  14. I shall feel like a younger man when we get into my splendid brick mansion as, please Heaven, we shall by this time next autumn. – From-Twice-Told-Tales by Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  15. Now drive on quickly to the Mansion before we are in danger of being late for dinner with the General. – The Daredevil by Maria Thompson Daviess
  16. I had more than suspicions that the seven hundred on the estate were of a different mind here from the half dozen who lived in the mansion and that the same relative difference existed on the other plantations in the neighbourhood. – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell
  17. Dining at the Mansion House. – If by Lord Dunsany [Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron]
  18. We lived in the old " Wash" mansion some time after the marriage of the Judge, until their daughter Frances was born. – From the Darkness Cometh the Light, or Struggles for Freedom by Lucy A. Delaney

Rhymes for mansion