Quotes of perfectly

  1. I wrote the first book, Harvest of Stars, and as I was writing it, I saw that certain implications had barely been touched on... It's perfectly obvious that two completely revolutionary things are going on, with cybernetics, and biological science. – Poul Anderson
  2. A neurotic can perfectly well be a literary genius, but his greatest danger is always that he will not recognize when he is dull. – Louis Auchincloss
  3. Without knowing this, no man can dress a horse perfectly – William Cavendish
  4. Poe's saying that a long poem is a sequence of short ones is perfectly just. – John Drinkwater
  5. For many of those who had historically supported welfare programs in the broadest sense, it was perfectly reasonable to enact legislation in which poor people were the objects of efforts to assist them. – Barney Frank
  6. Perfection is perfectly simple; fouling things up requires true skill. – Douglas Horton
  7. We come to love not by finding a perfect person but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly – Sam Keen
  8. Oh the innocent girl in her maiden teens knows perfectly well what everything means. – David Herbert Lawrence
  9. I was actually perfectly happy when I had no money, which lasted right up until we had a hit with Killer Queen, in 1974. I never wanted for anything. – Brian May
  10. Violence and irrationality were so long and thoroughly cultivated among the Irish, and so perfectly ingrained into their nature, that modern civilization has as yet been unable to extract the virus. – Thomas Mellon
  11. Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere. – Ivor Novello
  12. A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward. – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  13. No one perfectly loves God who does not perfectly love some of his creatures. – Marguerite de Valois
  14. You don't even have to hate to have a perfectly miserable time. – Elizabeth Wurtzel
  15. Absolutely not, because in acting I've found a domain that suits me perfectly And that is so utterly rare. – Zhang Ziyi

Usage examples for perfectly

  1. She was perfectly hard and perfectly cold. ” – The Adventure of Living by John St. Loe Strachey
  2. “ " Oh, Joel, don't wish such perfectly dreadful things," said Polly. ” – The Adventures of Joel Pepper by Margaret Sidney
  3. “ I understand that perfectly well! ” – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  4. The story of little Archie Wyndham is perfectly true. ” – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  5. “ " Perfectly broke in Lysbeth. ” – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  6. “ " I don't understand you, Mr. Gage," she said, looking at the same time as though she understood him perfectly – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay
  7. “ I shall need no other help- I'm perfectly at home. ” – Desert Dust by Edwin L. Sabin
  8. And I am perfectly satisfied. ” – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  9. You are perfectly sure you mean it? ” – Shelled by an Unseen Foe by James Fiske
  10. He had perfectly understood what was said. ” – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. “ I believe in you perfectly – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  12. He is perfectly at home there. ” – Since Cézanne by Clive Bell
  13. Not at all; she is perfectly well. ” – Maximina by Armando Palacio Valdés
  14. Yes- but isn't he perfectly sweet? ” – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  15. Oh girls, doesn't it look perfectly wonderful! ” – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  16. They are perfectly dreadful. ” – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. It is perfectly safe here. ” – Idle Hour Stories by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  18. She thought this a perfectly safe thing to say. ” – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson
  19. He understood everything now perfectly – The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad
  20. Yes, madame; yes, I hear you perfectly – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock

Idioms for perfectly