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Quotes of submerged

  1. I'm not aware that I was consciously influenced by any director, though these things often happen unnoticed, submerged in the unconscious. – William Peter Blatty
  2. And in the afternoon they entered a land- but such a land! A land hung in mourning, darkened by gigantic cypresses, submerged a land of reptiles, silence, shadow, decay. – George Washington Cable
  3. Sometimes you get submerged by emotion. I think it's very important to express it- which doesn't necessarily mean hitting someone. – Eric Cantona
  4. You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it. – Paulo Coelho
  5. Why have we had to invent Eden, to live submerged in the nostalgia of a lost paradise, to make up utopias, propose a future for ourselves? – Julio Cortazar
  6. Writing a book is a very lonely business. You are totally cut off from the rest of the world, submerged in your obsessions and memories. – Mario Vargas Llosa
  7. I remember being shocked when I came out from under the focusing cloth after a minute or two being submerged within that, at the startling green color of those ferns. – John Sexton
  8. I've been kind of submerged in my own little geographic location for a really long time in Venice Beach. – Amber Tamblyn
  9. A reader is not supposed to be aware that someone's written the story. He's supposed to be completely immersed, submerged in the environment. – Jack Vance
  10. It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top. – Virginia Woolf
  11. Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top. – Virginia Woolf

Usage examples for submerged

  1. There it was, steel blue in the brightening sunlight and glimmering here and there in changing white, where perhaps some treacherous rock or bar lay just submerged – Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  2. " Of course, in ancient times, when a portion of the country became thus submerged it was for the people to consider whether they would abandon it or try to pump all that water out again, by means of the wind mills. – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  3. His radiophone equipment was water- soaked, submerged – Curlie Carson Listens In by Roy J. Snell
  4. But I pass on to the second class, those who by misfortune have become submerged – London's Underworld by Thomas Holmes
  5. His relatives had put their heads together, and had agreed to bear some part of the loss which had fallen upon the estate; not the loss, that is, from the submerged meadows, which was indeed Mr. Jones's own private concern, but from the injury done to him by the commissioners. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  6. All he could see was the reef, much more visible now, but still partially submerged by every sea; beyond it, a howling wilderness of broken water, and in the midst of this depressing picture, the ghost- like chart- house and bridge. – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy
  7. When he at last reached the street he did not look back, but wandered abstractedly through by- streets in the falling rain, scarcely realizing where he was, until he found himself drenched through, with his closed umbrella in his tremulous hand, standing at the half- submerged levee beside the overflowed river. – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  8. It grew darker and darker, and the shadows rose all round him till he was like a man who had climbed out of the gray sea upon the only rock that was not yet submerged – The Devil's Garden by W. B. Maxwell
  9. Renee looked up at the sails, and back for the submerged city. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. He is one of the Submerged Tenth, and extremely interesting. – Wandering Heath by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  11. Subscriptions were opened in all the Dutch towns for maintaining the inhabitants of the district that was to be submerged until it could be again restored, and a large sum was raised, the women contributing their plate and jewellery to the furtherance of the scheme. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  12. Then came low water, and every man in the ship except Gordon and Little- too exhausted from their own submerged labors to be of much use for a while- went to work fastening the tight empty drums to the wire by their short lines, until the ship's side rumbled to the bobbing of the waters like an immense tom- tom. – Gold Out of Celebes by Aylward Edward Dingle
  13. " You see, before we submerged as nearly as possible at the place where we thought the Pandora might be on the ocean bottom. – Tom Swift and his Undersea Search or, The Treasure on the Floor of the Atlantic by Victor Appleton
  14. Scotty nodded and they submerged – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  15. In their places he knew he would never have submerged self in the good of the people. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  16. When fully loaded, the Wolf was submerged about half its height. – Boy Scouts in an Airship by G. Harvey Ralphson
  17. He simply stood facing the oncoming aircraft, our box held in his left hand at head level, and his right arm hanging at his side, half submerged – The Image and the Likeness by John Scott Campbell
  18. A wave bigger than the rest completely submerged the bowsprit as the boat plunged into the trough of the sea. – A Voyage with Captain Dynamite by Charles Edward Rich
  19. It forms the submerged mass, out of which the best soldiers are made, and which out of the depths of earth brings forward nourishment as well as all the materials of elementary necessity. – Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
  20. The enemy was submerged only the periscopes showing above the surface of the water. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell