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Quotes of similar

  1. Poetry and prayer are very similar – Carol Ann Duffy
  2. However, the difficulties and pleasures of the writing itself are similar for a novel with a historical setting and a novel with a contemporary setting, as far as I'm concerned. – Helen Dunmore
  3. Series of syllables which have been learned by heart, forgotten, and learned anew must be similar as to their inner conditions at the times when they can be recited. – Hermann Ebbinghaus
  4. Television is not vulgar because people are vulgar; it is vulgar because people are similar in their prurient interests and sharply differentiated in their civilized concerns. – George Gilder
  5. Politics and war are remarkably similar situations. – Newt Gingrich
  6. I remarked constantly, just at sunset, in these latitudes, that the eastern horizon was brilliantly illuminated with a kind of mock sunset. This in a short time disappeared, to be soon succeeded by another similar in character, but more faint. – George Grey
  7. People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult. – Keith Henson
  8. I start by using Chinese and many of the sounds of other languages are similar – Andy Lau
  9. If I had to compare any of the two, I'd compare the first one in Edmonton, the first one here in New York because it had been so long in New York since we had won. Obviously, being the first time to ever win the cup in Edmonton, they were fairly similar in that regard. – Mark Messier
  10. I never say what I mean, but I always manage to say something similar – Eugene Ormandy
  11. It was important to have a similar energy in my performance. To make the character too different would have just been about my ego because it didn't need to be drastically different. – Brandon Routh
  12. Once this key conflict is eased, it will have a huge impact on the world. It will take time to find a solution. It's similar to the situation between East and the West at the time of my flight. – Mathias Rust
  13. Well, I did Marlene 15 years ago and that's in the style. It's somehow similar and not similar because Marlene was much more aggressive, funny and sad. – Maximilian Schell
  14. Bishop Berkeley destroyed this world in one volume octavo; and nothing remained, after his time, but mind; which experienced a similar fate from the hand of Mr. Hume in 1737. – Sydney Smith
  15. The law condemns and punishes only actions within certain definite and narrow limits; it thereby justifies, in a way, all similar actions that lie outside those limits. – Leo Tolstoy

Usage examples for similar

  1. His politics are similar to your own; I wish I could say as much in favour of his humour. – The Attache or, Sam Slick in England, Complete by Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  2. The case is similar as to the truth. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  3. And, strangely enough, Bundy's generosity owed itself to a similar generosity in his father- the father whom he had deserted. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  4. At any rate, it will be more surely a living- room than a similar room in a large house, and therefore everything in it should count for something. – The House in Good Taste by Elsie de Wolfe
  5. The leaves were very similar in shape as they grew, but in the sketch their position has given them four different shapes. – Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7) by Hugo B. Froehlich Bonnie E. Snow
  6. Since I have seen you I received a note from Mr. Edward West, who is the author writing under the title of a Fellow of University College; he speaks in favour of my opinions of course, because they are very similar to his own. – Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus, 1810-1823 by David Ricardo
  7. There were two more calls in the next few minutes, of similar nature. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  8. What took her from me was a heart condition very similar to your own. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. These and many similar thoughts crossed my mind. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  10. The view was so similar to what has already been described, that no more words are needed. – Footprints in the Forest by Edward Sylvester Ellis
  11. It seems, however, that warriors took the cutting because of a vow, similar to that of the medicine woman. – The Sun Dance of the Blackfoot Indians by Clark Wissler
  12. At the close he said, " But the cases are not similar exactly." – The Man Who Wins by Robert Herrick
  13. A little farther on a second sentry was treated in exactly similar fashion. – The Escaping Club by A. J. Evans
  14. " Yes, her figure is very similar I admitted. – The Secrets of Potsdam by William Le Queux
  15. To say nothing of the many similar stories that have happened since. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  16. And the girl’ s hair was equally black, her figure and carriage almost similar except that she was less thin. – The Camp Fire Girls' Careers by Margaret Vandercook
  17. I don't see her getting on much, ' was her opinion, expressed again and again in the same or similar language. – The Promise of Air by Algernon Blackwood
  18. A dream similar to yours, only much worse. – The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers
  19. To be brave in battle or any similar excitement is a very easy thing. – The Spanish Pioneers by Charles F. Lummis
  20. It was a large house called 'The Refuge', very similar to 'The Cave', and during the last week or two, it had become what they called a 'hospital'. – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell

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