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Quotes of Umberto

  1. I've lost all my money on these films. They are not commercial. But I'm glad to lose it this way. To have for a souvenir of my life pictures like Umberto D. and The Bicycle Thief. – Vittorio De Sica

Usage examples for Umberto

  1. Prince Umberto is here from Italy. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  2. The problem is not an easy one, but after long examination I have decided to accept with slight modification the explanation given by Umberto Silvagni in his beautiful work, " The Empire and the Women of the Caesars," a book which contains many original ideas and much acute observation. – The Women of the Caesars by Guglielmo Ferrero
  3. I was hurrying through the Galeria Umberto on my way to a luncheon appointment for which I found myself late. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  4. They appealed to their good King Umberto he would help. – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  5. While the good King Umberto lived the stranger would have had many other chances, for it is said that the queen showed herself with him to the people at the windows of their palace every afternoon; but in her widowhood she lives retired, though now and then her carriage may be seen passing through the streets, with four special policemen on bicycles following it. – Roman Holidays and Others by W. D. Howells
  6. As recently as 1902 it was purchased by the government for three million francs, and its official name is now " Villa Comunale Umberto Primo." – Italy, the Magic Land by Lilian Whiting
  7. On the twenty- ninth of July, 1900, King Umberto was shot at Monzo. – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  8. Johan had been received by King Umberto before I arrived. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
  9. Some stars were shining above the rocky, grey ridge, spotted with black, and their dim light revealed the square of the cloister, the scattered shrubs, the mighty tower of Abate Umberto the arcades, the old walls, which had stood for nine centuries, and the double row of little stone friars ascending in procession upon the arch of the great gate where Don Clemente stood, lost in contemplation. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  10. That there would be a very select company we had been told; but we did not expect to see King Victor Emanuel, Prince Umberto and Princess Margherita, who, with their numerous suites and many invited guests, quite filled the small rooms of the Villino. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  11. In 1895 Lady Galloway and I were again in Rome, and I believe that it was on this occasion that we were received by Queen Margaret, whose husband King Umberto was still alive. – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey

Rhymes for Umberto

  • puerto;
  • gilberto, humberto, lamberto;