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Definitions of Valleys

  1.   A hollow or low tract of land between hills or mountains; a low extended plain washed by a river; the gutter or internal angle formed by two inclined sides of a roof.
  2.   of Valley

Quotes of Valleys

  1. The weather was fine, the valleys literally covered with buffaloe, and everything seemed to promise a safe and speedy movement to the first grove of timber on my route, supposed to be about ten days' march. – William Henry Ashley
  2. Even as fog continues to lie in the valleys so does ancient sin cling to the low places, the depressions in the world consciousness. – Dewitt Bodeen
  3. Life has all sorts of hills and valleys and sometimes you don't end up doing what you had your heart set out on, but sometimes that's even better! – Ruth Buzzi
  4. The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse. – Helen Keller
  5. That ere long, now that curiosity has been so much excited on this subject, some human remains will be detected in the older alluvium of European valleys I confidently expect. – Charles Lyell
  6. Come live with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove, That valleys groves, hills, and fields, Woods, or steepy mountain yields. – Christopher Marlowe
  7. It's been a career filled with very low valleys and some wonderful, high peaks. – Pat Morita
  8. I do like a little romance... just a sniff, as I call it, of the rocks and valleys Of course, bread -and -cheese is the real thing. The rocks and valleys are no good at all, if you haven't got that. – Anthony Trollope
  9. Every one knows how the snow lies in the valleys of the Alps, forming a plain which slopes gradually downward towards the outlet Imagine such a valley ten miles across, with just such a sloping plain, not of snow but of earth. – Edward Burnett Tylor
  10. Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death. – Sun Tzu
  11. There are peaks and valleys in anything and that is especially true for the music business. It is very inconsistent. But if you are wise, you can let those downs really bring you to another level of your personality. – Bryan White
  12. Life is supposed to be a series of peaks and valleys The secret is to keep the valleys from becoming Grand Canyons. – Bern Williams
  13. As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks. – Neil Young

Usage examples for Valleys

  1. Why not go down into the valleys where land is more fertile?" ” – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  2. These were the islands over lakes that he saw there, and the tops of hills and of heights over the sloping valleys of mist, even the heads of the champions and battle- heroes over the chariots and the chariots withal. ” – The Ancient Irish Epic Tale Táin Bó Cúalnge by Unknown
  3. The kingdom of China lay to the southward of the Mongul territories, and the frontier was defended by the famous Chinese wall, which extended from east to west, over hills and valleys from the great desert to the sea, for many hundred miles. ” – Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series by Jacob Abbott
  4. He sees the valleys and his smile has more of peace. ” – The Singing Mouse Stories by Emerson Hough
  5. There ain't no saying where these narrow valleys lead, they wind and double every way; besides, they are dry, so I says let us push on till we get into one of the main valleys – The Golden Canyon Contents: The Golden Canyon; The Stone Chest by G. A. Henty
  6. Then the men of Dalarna murmured; they assembled in their valleys and held counsel together. ” –  by
  7. It is not mine to walk through valleys dim, Or climb far mountain heights alone with him. ” – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  8. It is sometimes found in the valleys and along the western slopes of the Alleghanies. ” – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  9. Yet coffee grows wild in many of the valleys and hills, and here and there you find a small plantation of a few hundred trees which does well. ” – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  10. Between the mountains are fertile valleys plentifully watered by streams, many of them remarkable for their beauty. ” – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  11. If we would realize the change brought about by this contact of Canaan with the culture of the stranger, we must turn to the rude figures carved upon the rocks in some of the valleys of Phoenicia. ” – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  12. Before his disease became serious he writes: " I wander about here with music- paper among the hills, and dales, and valleys and scribble a good deal. ” – The Great German Composers by George T. Ferris
  13. She went straight back to Valleys House. ” – The Patrician by John Galsworthy
  14. Think of any valleys that you know between high mountains. ” – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  15. “ No hunter's camp- smoke, rising in the still air of the valleys ever caught his eye. ” – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  16. “ No one but an Indian who has lived among these valleys all his life can be guiding us to- night. ” – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  17. And the woman of the world rose up in Lady Valleys – The Patrician by John Galsworthy
  18. “ " But they- they won't be drivin' that timber by floods, when they git to tacklin' these here valleys he exclaimed. ” – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans
  19. The mountains in the neighbourhood of Konyam Bay were high and split up into pointed summits with deep valleys still partly filled with snow. ” – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  20. There are a pair of fathers away yonder in the Cairn Ferris Valleys to be contented. ” – Patsy by S. R. Crockett

Rhymes for Valleys