Quotes of Nor

  1. Despite the best of efforts, many foster children are neither reunited with their families, nor adopted. – Charles Foster Bass
  2. Neither situations nor people can be altered by the interference of an outsider. If they are to be altered, that alteration must come from within. – Phyllis Bottome
  3. Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will moderation be utterly exiled from the minds of tyrants. – Edmund Burke
  4. They say that it were great reproof to the king to take again what he has given, so that they will not suffer him to have his own good, nor land, nor forfeiture, nor any other good but they ask it from him, or else they take bribes of others to get it for him. – Jack Cade
  5. Search not to find things too deeply hid; Nor try to know things whose knowledge is forbid. – John Denham
  6. Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever. – Khalil Gibran
  7. Hope cannot be said to exist, nor can it be said not to exist. It is just like roads across the earth. For actually the earth had no roads to begin with, but when many men pass one way, a road is made. – Lu Hsun
  8. My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger. – Aldous Huxley
  9. Science has produced such powerful weapons that in a war between great powers there would be neither victor nor vanquished. Both would be overwhelmed in destruction. – John Boyd Orr
  10. I hold that the propositions embodied in natural science are not derived by any definite rule from the data of experience, and that they can neither be verified nor falsified by experience according to any definite rule. – Michael Polanyi
  11. For poetry there exists neither large countries nor small. Its domain is in the heart of all men. – Giorgos Seferis
  12. I joined another circle and the leader gave us a little leaflet in very small print, asking us to read it carefully and then come prepared to ask questions. It was a technical Marxist subject and I did not understand it nor did I know what questions to ask. – Agnes Smedley
  13. Happiness was not made to be boasted, but enjoyed. Therefore tho others count me miserable, I will not believe them if I know and feel myself to be happy; nor fear them. – Thomas Traherne
  14. My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son. – Conrad Veidt
  15. Neither Rainer Werner, nor any of us could have succeeded, or produced the number of films that we did, just on our own. We showed our films to each other, discussed them vigorously and rarely agreed. – Wim Wenders

Usage examples for Nor

  1. “ " Let that be," he says, " you have nothing to say to me; nor can you have anything to say to me. ” – The Silent Mill by Hermann Sudermann
  2. Nor I, said Mr. Randolph, only that everything must have a name. ” – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  3. Nor has it so happened to us. ” – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  4. Jenny had not been so wrong in thinking of him- nor he in thinking that he could take her with what she brought. ” – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  5. It was not the time nor the place for a young girl. ” – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  6. “ " I'm sure it isn't anything you've done, nor anything maybe that you're likely to do. ” – The Shepherd of the North by Richard Aumerle Maher
  7. “ No, nor does he think so. ” – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  8. “ " Nor she either," said Ralph. ” – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  9. “ " Nor he don't," Blewforth put in. ” – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  10. She was laughing when Mrs. Chumley came to look for her, nor could she stop. ” – The Orchard of Tears by Sax Rohmer
  11. But neither Mr. nor Mrs. Dare answered. ” – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  12. “ " Nor I, Aunt Ellen. ” – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  13. “ " Nor do you see it now, friend," said Moyse. ” – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  14. Nor could her thoughts ever be the same again. ” – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  15. “ " He has not been here, nor have I seen him to- day. ” – Kitty's Conquest by Charles King
  16. You are not in love with me nor am I in love with you. ” – Molly Brown's Orchard Home by Nell Speed
  17. Nor on any other morning. ” – The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope
  18. Miss Baker she had not yet seen, nor Miss Waddington. ” – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  19. “ They'll never think to look here, nor could they hear us were we of call. ” – Ethel Hollister's Second Summer as a Campfire Girl by Irene Elliott Benson
  20. “ I do not hate him now, nor do I fear him. ” – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx

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