Quotes of wandering

  1. My mind started wandering I started playing carefully, instead of playing the way that had gotten me to that point. I had to force myself to keep driving the ball. – Tracy Austin
  2. Man is lost and is wandering in a jungle where real values have no meaning. Real values can have meaning to man only when he steps on to the spiritual path, a path where negative emotions have no use. – Sai Baba
  3. If a man's wit be wandering let him study the mathematics. – Francis Bacon
  4. What ever our wandering our happiness will always be found within a narrow compass, and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach. – Robert Bulwer-Lytton
  5. Wherever we halted we were surrounded by wandering troops of Bedouins. – Richard Francis Burton
  6. The idea of being a foreign correspondent and wandering the world and witnessing great events, having adventures and covering the activities of world leaders, appealed to me greatly. It was a very glamorous life in those days. – Alan Cranston
  7. To be a friend of the Everglades is not necessarily to spend time wandering around out there. – Marjory Stoneman Douglas
  8. Wandering re -establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe. – Anatole France
  9. I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop. – Stephen Fry
  10. When I started working, I didn't have a clue what I was doing, in that I was just wandering around, hoping that I could succeed. Then after I got a little under my belt, it took me about 25 years to feel like I knew what I was doing. – James Garner
  11. Innocence always calls mutely for protection when we would be so much wiser to guard ourselves against it: innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm. – Graham Greene
  12. If the views I have expressed be right, we can think of our civilization evolving with the growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law. – John Boyd Orr
  13. He went, ever on the move, with the slow, shuffling step of wandering beggars who are nowhere at home. – Stijn Streuvels

Usage examples for wandering

  1. Turning to Louise, she asked earnestly: " You believe I saw something wandering about the estate last night, don't you?" ” – Ghost Beyond the Gate by Mildred A. Wirt
  2. It is to find her I am wandering and when the women shook their heads, and said again they knew nothing of her, the harp- strings as he touched them cried again, " Arasmon! ” – The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories by Mary De Morgan
  3. He had an easy, interesting manner, which was bound to hold the attention of even the wandering minds among his pupils. ” – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  4. “ A man met Joseph wandering in the field, and asked him, " Whom are you seeking?" ” – The Wonder Book of Bible Stories by Compiled by Logan Marshall
  5. One farmer met a wandering native family in the town of Bloemhof a week before our visit. ” – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  6. It was Abner, Chris, and some of the neighbors, setting out again on their search, after a night of vain wandering – Spinning-Wheel Stories by Louisa May Alcott
  7. His mind is wandering – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  8. She seemed to see herself wandering away- alone, utterly alone, alone for ever! ” – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  9. The cold would come, and she might have no bread, and for all her wandering find none to take her in. ” – Audrey by Mary Johnston
  10. “ " No," said Jonas; " only there are a few wandering stars, that keep wandering about among the others. ” – Rollo's Experiments by Jacob Abbott
  11. G. Yes, yes; it would be dangerous for either you or your details to be wandering about in this disturbed country alone. ” – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer
  12. Wandering perhaps is good, if in search of the way. ” – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  13. “ I will not take up the sentence in which I was wandering so long, but begin fresh. ” – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  14. “ I am not wandering – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  15. If his uncle really had something important to say, this was a strange request, and if he had not, his thoughts must be wandering – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow
  16. “ " I cannot tell you how glad I am to see you, Miss Fenshawe," he cried, " yet, in the same breath, I must protest against your wandering so far from the camp. ” – The Wheel O' Fortune by Louis Tracy
  17. “ I am, indeed, wandering this time. ” – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  18. “ I have been wandering all my life and have come upon the open door of my home. ” – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  19. The Bible is one of the few books that one can read in this sort of wandering life. ” – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  20. The love of wandering was in his blood. ” – Madge Morton's Trust by Amy D. V. Chalmers

Idioms for wandering

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