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Quotes of WOES

  1. But our energy woes are in many ways the result of classic market failures that can only be addressed through collective action, and government is the vehicle for collective action in a democracy. – Sherwood Boehlert
  2. He who loves 50 people has 50 woes he who loves no one has no woes – Buddha
  3. What is the worst of woes that wait on age? What stamps the wrinkle deeper on the brow? To view each loved one blotted from life's page, And be alone on earth, as I am now. – George Byron
  4. Woes and wonders of Power, that tonic hell, synthesis of poison and panacea. – Emile M. Cioran
  5. In recounting our woes we often soothe them. – Pierre Corneille
  6. Striving to tell his woes words would not come; For light cares speak, when mighty griefs are dumb. – Samuel Daniel
  7. Well, clearly, for me in the immediate future, it is grappling, like so many other governors are grappling, with the economic woes of these states. We were all hoping to see some federal relief. – Jennifer M. Granholm
  8. Riches cover a multitude of woes – Menander
  9. I sit there pouring out my woes year after year, coming up with one enormity after another about my mother and the way she let me down; but it doesn't make me any the less fearful. – Lars von Trier
  10. Too oft is transient pleasure the source of long woes – Christoph Martin Wieland
  11. Indeed, the woes of Software Engineering are not due to lack of tools, or proper management, but largely due to lack of sufficient technical competence. – Niklaus Wirth

Usage examples for WOES

  1. Joys and woes compared with which all others might seem but faint shadows, would spring from the new relations. ” – Autobiography and Selected Essays by Thomas Henry Huxley
  2. 1- 4. Then follows a series of woes ii. ” – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  3. “ Ruddles, Gadmire, and Troddles returned to Tankerville, - disappointed no doubt at not bringing with them him whose company would have made their feet glorious on the pavement of their native town,- but still with a comparative sense of their own importance in having seen the great sufferer whose woes forbade that he should be beheld by common eyes. ” – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  4. He rode on, still humming the woes of the lady who married for gold. ” – The Lure of the Dim Trails by by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  5. “ I forgot the three Tituses and with them many of my woes – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. “ A friend was calling upon another and began pouring out a stream of personal woes – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  7. Before I was able to point out my woes to my kind host, he burst out with- " So you scoundrel, you impostor, you damned young villain, pretending to be a gentleman, you get admission into a man's house and dine at his table, when your proper place had been behind his chair. ” – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  8. Here was the fountain- head of all his woes – Under the Skylights by Henry Blake Fuller
  9. “ " If I have made you think of the woes of the world, so you have shown me glimpses of a life where men and women are almost free from care. ” – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  10. Many woes might perhaps have been saved to Europe, if Burke had applied this maxim to the government of the new France. ” – Burke by John Morley
  11. Every day he pours out his woes to me till I can almost howl with misery. ” – Viviette by William J. Locke
  12. Why do you bind these woes on me? ” – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  13. This is the third of the three great woes – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  14. And he indeed came wandering to Rhodes, suffering woes – The Iliad of Homer (1873) by Homer
  15. “ " But it just is another runaway expedition- though not a bicycle," said the girl, and thereupon poured into his ears the story of Alice Meynell and her woes – Barbara in Brittany by E. A. Gillie
  16. But the wonderful relenting kind of look on his grave features as he watched the little twins tumbling about his great books, and certain marks of real sympathy he had sometimes shown for her in her lesser woes encouraged her, and she went straight to his study, letter in hand. ” – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  17. But, all the same, I can do no more, I can do no more; and I would rather go off, since the woes of others rise higher and higher around me, and I have ended by doing the most foolish things, scandalising the faithful and making my superiors indignant with me, without even saving one single poor person from the ever- growing torrent of want. ” – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  18. 4. The sermon of woes Christ's last appeal to the Jewish nation. ” – Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study by Dwight Moody
  19. They had nothing to fear; any change of fortune brought with it the end of their woes – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert

Rhymes for WOES