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. " 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. I am not wandering – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  6. 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
  7. The love of wandering was in his blood. – Madge Morton's Trust by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  8. 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
  9. She seemed to see herself wandering away- alone, utterly alone, alone for ever! – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  10. 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
  11. " No," said Jonas; " only there are a few wandering stars, that keep wandering about among the others. – Rollo's Experiments by Jacob Abbott
  12. 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)
  13. 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
  14. Wandering perhaps is good, if in search of the way. – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. His mind is wandering – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  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. 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
  20. I am, indeed, wandering this time. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins

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