Usage examples for quote

  1. I know of no better way to impress the reader with American co- operation in actual practice than to quote from a brief account of the California Fruit Growers' Exchange. – The Dollar Hen by Milo M. Hastings
  2. He could quote a page of John Locke, but somehow the page didn't supply the one sentence needed for the occasion. – The University of Hard Knocks by Ralph Parlette
  3. I must quote some examples of such persons, taking care to select such as approach nearest to our standard of wisdom. – Treatises on Friendship and Old Age by Marcus Tullius Cicero
  4. In her chapter on Noise there are many remarks that I should like to quote, but the whole chapter is so valuable that it is hard to know where it stops, and so only a few expressions may be given here. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  5. " Pray do not quote the Bible," said Fanny in a voice of alarm, " till the right spirit has come upon you. – The Vicar of Wrexhill by Mrs [Frances] Trollope
  6. Let us go and quote it to our fox- hunters! – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  7. To give my readers some idea of their nature, I will quote four or five of them. – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  8. " The first condition of democracy,"- to quote again from the program, " is effective personal freedom." – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  9. The dates, which I have my own reasons for not giving, come below; and also a verse of the Bible, which I will not quote. – Hetty's Strange History by Anonymous
  10. To Gilbert this appeared one chief value of his paper: in an article from which I quote in the next chapter he gives it as one of the two reasons for which he toiled to keep G. K. 's Weekly in existence. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  11. I quote from Adam Smith. – Lectures on The Science of Language by Max Müller
  12. I quote: " We charge that I. W. W. members have been murdered, and mention here a few of those who have lost their lives: " Joseph Michalish was shot to death by a mob of so- called citizens. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  13. If her son felt inclined to quote Shakspeare at the beginning of the conversation, she might have done so at the end of it; for all she wished to say was comprised in these words: " Nay, then, I'll send those to you that can speak." – The Vicar of Wrexhill by Mrs [Frances] Trollope
  14. " To quote Garvan Spasso, 'Nobody can call that chicken- stealing. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  15. That I may not in this be supposed to have asserted too much, I will quote a reading- lesson from a child's book, which I purchased in America as a curiosity, and is now in my possession. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  16. I quote from the letter of an American parent recently living in Berlin, who placed his children in a school there: The text books were unique. – The Pentecost of Calamity by Owen Wister
  17. The writers who quote the Chukches as an example of a race living exclusively on substances derived from the animal kingdom thus commit a complete mistake. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold