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Quotes of turtle

  1. Our cat is kind dove shellfish, and thinks the world is hers, She finds a comfy spot and then we pet turtle sheep purrs. – Brian P. Cleary
  2. Behold the turtle He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. – James Bryant Conant
  3. Try to be like the turtle at ease in your own shell. – Bill Copeland
  4. I am now a turtle Virtually everything I own is on my back and suffice it to say I am one ton lighter and therefore 2, 000 pounds happier. All houses are gone. – Bobby Darin
  5. Watch the turtle He only moves forward by sticking his neck out. – Louis Gerstner
  6. You are absolutely free to describe me as a turtle or something. – Paul Giamatti
  7. Hawaii was beautiful of course, we played at Turtle Bay an amazing resort right on the ocean. – Natalie Gulbis
  8. Anytime you see a turtle up on top of a fence post, you know he had some help. – Alex Haley
  9. All morning they watched for the plane which they thought would be looking for them. They cursed war in general and PTs in particular. At about ten o'clock the hulk heaved a moist sigh and turned turtle – John Hersey
  10. Gypsy was the name my brother gave a pet turtle he had. I always thought it was so peculiar. – Joel Hodgson
  11. I actually think I'm more of a turtle than Verne is. Where Verne is up on two legs and moving at full speed and doesn't pull his head into the shell very often, I in reality was five or ten minutes later to every recording session. – Garry Shandling
  12. It's OK to do cute little things like kissing a turtle but you can't kiss another person because he's a different color? Give me a break. And you have to remember, I'm from Dallas, Texas. – Aaron Spelling

Usage examples for turtle

  1. " But at a turtle feast you have surely something much better. – Marriage by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier
  2. Are you going to bring that lamp, you son of a crippled mud- turtle – An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
  3. Pigeons, squirrels, and turtle doves abound in all these forests, and my friend being an expert gunner, we had always plenty of game for dinner. – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall
  4. We found in our way after sun- set, a large land turtle which we killed; and passed the night there. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  5. " Him eat massa turtle soup last night," said the shrewd negro. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. When the eldest heard this, he said: You take the turtle otherwise Father's sacrifice will be ruined on your account. – Twenty-two Goblins by Unknown
  7. Clear turtle I think, with a bottle of the Old Veuve. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  8. " The mock- turtle told his story. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  9. This turtle is nearly two thousand years old. – The Corner House Girls on Palm Island by Grace Brooks Hill Thelma Gooch
  10. Even turtle soup, for which we are somewhat famous in New York, has failed to give me the same delight. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  11. I've noted the wedded life of such, Oft finding them slatterns void of love; And none need wonder so very much If I value high my turtle dove. – The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects by Thomas Cowherd
  12. Supper, turtle eight goonies, potatoes, and cup of tea. – The Last Cruise of the Saginaw by George H. Read
  13. Instantly the brook became muddy at that point, for Mr. Turtle knew that he must be a very busy fellow if he escaped from the eager children who were after him. – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  14. Uncle Ben had known starvation at one time, for starvation writes certain lines which even turtle soup may never wipe out- lines which any may read and none may forget. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. This will open the shell of the turtle and let us at its meat. – The Defiant Agents by Andre Alice Norton
  16. I think the Turtle was a disagreeable sort of person not to have asked our little traveler to spend the night with him, but then, you know, there are some disagreeable people even in New Mother Goose Country, and the Turtle was one of them. – Puss Junior and Robinson Crusoe by David Cory
  17. The turtle was a monster in size. – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  18. And he sprang up the tree, leaving the poor turtle on the ground alone. – Philippine Folk Tales by Mabel Cook Cole
  19. My turtle lay on the verandah at my door, and the man woke me to tell me it was dead, as it had been when we put it on board the day before. – Vailima-Letters by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  20. Yea, here they heard continually the singing of birds, and saw every day the flowers appear on the earth, and heard the voice of the turtle in the land. – The Pilgrim's Progress From this world to that which is to come. by John Bunyan

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