Quotes of rolls

  1. Once a new technology rolls over you, if you're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road. – Stewart Brand
  2. By the time May rolls around, I'm probably going to want to spend a month on an island. But if Steven Spielberg or Steven Soderbergh or any number of directors were to say 'Hey, there's this role, are you interested?' I'd be there in a flash. – Marg Helgenberger
  3. He rolls it under his tongue as a sweet morsel. – Matthew Henry
  4. I shoot a little bit, maybe two rolls medium format, which is 20 pictures, and if it's not working, I change the position. – Annie Leibovitz
  5. In 1858 I received the degree of D. S. from the Lawrence Scientific School, and thereafter remained on the rolls of the university as a resident graduate. – Simon Newcomb
  6. And ne'er shall the sons of Columbia be slaves, while the earth bears a plant, or the sea rolls its waves. – Robert Treat Paine
  7. Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work. – Carl Sandburg
  8. It rolls off my back. Ridicule doesn't mean anything- even from people you're supposed to wear knee pads around, like the scientific community. – Dwight Schultz
  9. I will not play tug o' war. I'd rather play hug o' war. Where everyone hugs instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles and rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, and everyone grins, and everyone cuddles, and everyone wins. – Shel Silverstein
  10. Last year my wife got a Rolls -Royce. – Russell Simmons
  11. Never follow somebody else's path; it doesn't work the same way twice for anyone... the path follows you and rolls up behind you as you walk, forcing the next person to find their own way. – J. Michael Straczynski
  12. We get picked up in these Rolls Royces and get three miles down the highway and five cop cars pull us over. – Johnny Thunders
  13. Composers love to write for symphony orchestras because the symphony is the Rolls Royce of musical instruments. – David Del Tredici

Usage examples for rolls

  1. He rolls in it! – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  2. Many years have come and gone, but the mountain is bare and the smoke still rolls out of the mountain top. – Philippine Folklore Stories by John Maurice Miller
  3. Her hair was very dark- not black, but the darkest shade of brown, and was worn in simple rolls on the side of her face. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  4. If those rolls could be called hills! – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  5. Directly open to the Southern Ocean, the swell that rolls into Encounter Bay, is of the heaviest description. – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  6. They handed from one to another the rolls on which their words were written. – Hebrew Life and Times by Harold B. Hunting
  7. Quite often walked the streets all night and got coffee and rolls on the " bread line." – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  8. The boat rolls most dreadfully. – My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 by Monica M. Stanley
  9. Thence back to the Rolls and did a little more business: and so by water to White Hall, whither. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  10. Jennie found a small table and sat down beside it, ordering her coffee and rolls from the waiter who came to serve her. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  11. Then he stopped and grinned at the children, who were staring with amazement and delight; and then beating two short rolls he began to march up and down whistling the tune " Lillibulero," which the bullfinch piped, and beating in perfect time with all his might. – The Drummer's Coat by J. W. Fortescue
  12. He told himself that what he had heard- if he had heard anything- was someone bringing him his coffee and rolls and that the servant had probably been trying to attract his attention, for, following his prudent custom, he had locked his door the night before. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  13. Besides, she had been there some time, and she had not even had her little breakfast of coffee and rolls before coming down to the shore. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  14. Dying away to a whisper, then swellin' up as the big wave rolls in, swinging to and fro in a great song of quiet and peace. – Tales from the Veld by Ernest Glanville
  15. She took two or three dainty little rolls on the hay, but the dried clover got into her hair and mouth and eyes, and she was perfectly sure there was a spider down her neck; so Gypsy was glad at last to get her safely down the ladder and out doors. – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  16. Probably because his throat is covered with rolls of fat, his voice has changed; it has become thin and sharp. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  17. But the Hall of the Haughtons is reached, and the carriage rolls through the wide open gates. – A Heart-Song of To-day by Annie Gregg Savigny
  18. Some nights she rolls on the string in her sleep, an' then the bell wakes her along with the rest of 'em, which Mrs. Macy says is a- doin' more aggravatin' to the Lupeys than any words can do justice to. – Susan Clegg and a Man in the House by Anne Warner
  19. For over my Valley rolls The Shadow, a giant thing, moving with the weight of mountains. – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  20. I, too, must admit that I had imagined that our breakfast rolls came into the world just as they appear on the table. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various

Rhymes for rolls