Quotes of takes

  1. Killing yourself is a major commitment it takes a kind of courage Most people just lead lives of cowardly desperation It's kinda half suicide where you just dull yourself with substances – Robert Crumb
  2. You know it takes a while to get used to it's a whole group of people with all these ideas and after you sort of navigate your way through the first few episodes it becomes collaborative and creative – Josh Duhamel
  3. Remember a dead fish can float downstream but it takes a live one to swim upstream – W. C. Fields
  4. It always takes longer than you expect even if you take Hofstadter's Law into account – Douglas Hofstadter
  5. Left Behind takes what to some people may be unbelievable predictions from the Bible and shows how they might play out It makes the events of biblical prophecy understandable and thus believable – Jerry B. Jenkins
  6. Whether planned or not humor takes our mind off of our troubles – Allen Klein
  7. When we talk about understanding surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely the mind being your heart your nerves your ears when you give your whole attention to it – Jiddu Krishnamurti
  8. Fortunate indeed is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use – Peter Latham
  9. No one ever takes my side – Chris Noth
  10. Everything takes me longer than I expect It's the sad truth about life – Donna Tartt
  11. In the end nature is inexorable it has no reason to hurry and sooner or later it takes what belongs to it Unconsciously and inflexibly obedient to its own laws it doesn't know art just as it doesn't know freedom just as it doesn't know goodness – Ivan Turgenev
  12. What I learned very quickly is that if you get it right in the first two or three takes it's not going to get that much better – Matthew Vaughn
  13. Listening is such a simple act It requires us to be present and that takes practice but we don't have to do anything else We don't have to advise or coach or sound wise We just have to be willing to sit there and listen – Margaret J. Wheatley
  14. Harvard takes perfectly good plums as students and turns them into prunes – Frank Lloyd Wright
  15. It takes a wise man to recognize a wise man – Xenophanes

Usage examples for takes

  1. Man takes care of himself and he ought to live to two hundred – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  2. What takes them there – Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  3. Run down darling and tell Faith not to make me any Benger it takes so long and I don't want her to stay now – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  4. He takes care o' me – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  5. He must take the view that the law takes – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  6. It takes more nerve but it ain't so hard at that – The Boy With the U. S. Foresters by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  7. She takes after her poor dear father – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  8. “ Sylvia takes after her mother – A Very Naughty Girl by L. T. Meade
  9. He takes the mother of his child back home to his father's house that is ” – A Second Book of Operas by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  10. King Edward takes care of himself it is our duty to do the same – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. Will you remember what I asked you to do for me if Lord Harry takes us by surprise – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  12. “ I am good at work and not afraid of it but she's better still at whatever she takes up – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  13. Nobody takes any notice of her – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  14. It takes a long time to notice such things no longer – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  15. And then he takes you to live with him immediately upon your mother's death – Rosmerholm by Henrik Ibsen
  16. The plain American takes to the woods because he wants to he does not know why – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby
  17. It takes my breath away – The Machine by Upton Sinclair
  18. It takes a hundred pennies to make even one dollar – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  19. I'm going to start in the minute the water's warm enough and keep it up till I get the hang of it even if it takes all summer – Under Boy Scout Colors by Joseph Bushnell Ames
  20. One player takes the part of a lady and stands alone on one side – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft

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