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Quotes of soiled

  1. Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again. – Dag Hammarskjold
  2. Who made the world I cannot tell; 'Tis made, and here am I in hell. My hand, though now my knuckles bleed, I never soiled with such a deed. – Alfred Edward Housman
  3. The first pages of memory are like the old family Bible. The first leaves are wholly faded and somewhat soiled with handling. But, when we turn further, and come to the chapters where Adam and Eve were banished from Paradise, then, all begins to grow clear and legible. – Max Muller
  4. My death, taking the light from my eyes, gives back to the day the purity which they soiled – Jean Racine
  5. I love the TV show, and if you make a bad movie it means you've soiled it. Just like if we made an advert. We were offered so many times and I'd say, look, this is the good thing, and you can't compromise that, because then you compromise the integrity of the characters. – Jennifer Saunders

Usage examples for soiled

  1. He told himself that, soiled by conventional vice as he was soiled he would force himself to respect in the highest this wonderful charge upon his awakened sense of honor. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  2. Her dress was the same; there was always something to wonder at; caps that had been bought for nothing, because they were a little soiled but by being taken down and washed, and new trimmed, turned out to be just as good as new gowns that had been dyed, turned, cleaned, washed, etc. – Marriage by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier
  3. Mothers brought cast- off garments and, removing her soiled and ragged clothes, dressed her in clean attire. – After a Shadow, and Other Stories by T. S. Arthur
  4. I was put into a basket with soiled clothes, which Mistress Simon was taking away with her from the Temple. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  5. Aunt Elizabeth did not go for her walk, but instead stayed in the dining- room and, seated at the end of the long dining- table, her head just appearing above the worn and soiled green table- cloth, tried to discipline the week's household accounts. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  6. Most of you have seen the stolid squaw, wrapped in a soiled blanket, silently offering her wares to tourists throughout the Southwest. – I Married a Ranger by Dama Margaret Smith
  7. The thing is soiled for me. – Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde
  8. Yet their souls seemed scarcely soiled by the contact, their faces bore the impress of purity. – In Wild Rose Time by Amanda M. Douglas
  9. The tail and hind parts are usually soiled with it. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  10. As one of her officers said, clothes needed not to be scrubbed; a soiled garment could be simply secured on the forward deck, and left there to wash in the water that came on board until it was clean. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  11. " Now, see how you have soiled your dress," the boy said, brushing the child's lap with his little hand. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  12. I might also add that we resolved when we put those shirts on, that no outside one should ever be taken off unless it was actually soiled – Twenty Years of Hus'ling by J. P. Johnston
  13. His brief labours are accomplished, and soiled with sin and sorrow, he has gone to thee. – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard
  14. Crothers' touch had only alarmed her; it had not soiled her. – A Son of the Hills by Harriet T. Comstock
  15. Rachel's address was a piece of soiled paper like any other piece of soiled paper. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  16. He flung his soiled clothing anywhere. – The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  17. If no empty or service plate is to be placed for the next course, two soiled plates may be removed at the same time, one in each hand. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  18. A small, soiled rug partly covers the floor which is seldom, if ever, scrubbed with soap and water. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  19. It is the least soiled the most expensive, and it may be needed before the bed- linen. – Guide to Hotel Housekeeping by Mary E. Palmer
  20. Soiled and worn out bank notes may be exchanged for fresh ones at the Treasury Department. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun