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  1. To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation. – Saint Augustine
  2. The life ahead can only be glorious if you learn to live in total harmony with the Lord. – Sai Baba
  3. The rich pay more in total taxes now than ever before- ever. It's true. Just like it's true that when the rich are convinced they're going to be taxed more, they spend less. And when the top few percenters don't spend, there goes all your spending, because they account for half of all retail spending. – Neil Cavuto
  4. All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others. – Cyril Connolly
  5. A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships. – Stephen Covey
  6. In discussing the process with the actors, I made it clear to them that they could improvise but that the sum total of their improvisation needed to impart certain plot points, and schematic material. – Mike Figgis
  7. Liberation is an ever shifting horizon, a total ideology that can never fulfill its promises. It has the therapeutic quality of providing emotionally charged rituals of solidarity in hatred- it is the amphetamine of its believers. – Arianna Huffington
  8. The other aspect of American identity worth focusing on is the concept of America as a nation of immigrants. That certainly is a partial truth. But it is often assumed to be the total truth. – Samuel P. Huntington
  9. I have the power of my height. Growing up, it was a total drawback. There was nothing good about it at all. – Allison Janney
  10. So such an American troops presence in Korea in the South and Japan, total some 100, 000 should stay there forever, even after unification of Korean peninsula. – Kim Dae Jung
  11. I think you tend to try, during the time you've got off, to forget about the film. It was such a total world. I mean, the sets were claustrophobic, and as soon as you were on there, you were right back into it. – Rosamund Pike
  12. Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood, and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution. – Bertrand Russell
  13. Madonna has total control over her life, and not many women have that. – Monica Seles
  14. In 1983 I'd had a number one. I'd sold 6 million copies of Total Eclipse Of The Heart all over the world. – Bonnie Tyler
  15. The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things in all literature. – Alfred North Whitehead

Usage examples for total

  1. Bijou has eight thousand, to which I shall add another four thousand, that makes twelve thousand- total between them thirty- two thousand. ” – Bijou by Gyp
  2. Why is there no total eclipse? ” – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  3. Total length, 685 miles. ” – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  4. They knew that McGaw's accounts could be controlled, and the total result easily " fixed." ” – Tom Grogan by F. Hopkinson Smith
  5. Total darkness fell on everything. ” – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  6. The factor on the island read over the accounts, and he handed a note of the total to Mr. Bruce and Mr. Irvine, who came to settle with us. ” – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  7. In 1790 the island was first settled by fifteen men and twelve women, making a total of twenty- seven. ” – The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow
  8. He read in this incident a prophecy of total seclusion. ” – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  9. The total absence of weight would be bad enough. ” – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  10. The Change is total The Upper Part of the House, as well as the Side- Scenes. ” – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  11. Putting these two classes of offences together we arrive at the result that out of a total number of crimes of all kinds committed in England and Wales, 15 per cent. ” – Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison
  12. 8 to 10 square feet of tube surface to the total heating surface in single ended boilers. ” – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  13. It was a total high. ” – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  14. The total length was less than three feet. ” – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  15. But that made a grand total of some thirty- five thousand people. ” – The Penal Cluster by Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
  16. But in that case, it is only the exaggeration of the functional derangements which in their total constitute the typhus: for when the distemper pursues its course, these three principal centres of life are always affected in different degrees. ” – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  17. The total number of souls in the Church was reported to be about two thousand; and all this was done in the short space of eight months. ” – A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Nephi Anderson
  18. “ " No, no, I won't indeed," said Bell; but she had learned from her maid a total disregard of truth. ” – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  19. It was a sleep of total exhaustion, lacking even a sense of time. ” – The Sky Is Falling by Lester del Rey
  20. The young queen and queen- mother maintained a total silence until the arrival of the king and princes. ” – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac

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Idioms for total

  • in total
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