Quotes of wooden

  1. Motion -picture studio floors used to be all wooden and not smooth at all. This was difficult when moving a camera around on a dolly. – Desi Arnaz
  2. There are too many souls of wood not to love those wooden characters who do indeed have a soul. – Jean Cocteau
  3. The wooden walls are the best walls of this kingdom. – Thomas Coventry
  4. When you repeat, in that wooden and perfunctory way, that our situation is better than others, that we're 'well -placed to weather the storm', I have to tell you that you sound like a Brezhnev -era apparatchik giving the party line. – Daniel Hannan
  5. Thirty years ago, we were in a movie theater and thought it was so cool because we were finally delivered from the horrors of stained glass and wooden pews. – Bill Hybels
  6. Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  7. He took me from not being able to write a word in terms of writing screenplays to being the king of wooden dialogue. – George Lucas
  8. Genius of a kind has always been with me; an empty heart that has taken on a certain wooden quality; an excellent, strong woman's body and a pitiably starved soul. – Mary MacLane
  9. My mother would put me on a wooden box at the stove and tell me to call her if certain things would happen. Like if the steam turns blue, that is danger! – Paul Prudhomme
  10. One bites into the brass mouthpiece of his wooden cudgel, and the other blows his cheeks out on a French horn. Do you call that Art? – Franz Schubert
  11. Imagine this guy hits Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger and knocks him out. You hit Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger, he'll beat the crap out of you. – Mickey Spillane
  12. A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron. – Joseph Stalin
  13. At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we're all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it. – Peter Ustinov

Usage examples for wooden

  1. The wooden house arrived at last, and the Governor waited on Napoleon to consult with him how and where it should be erected. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. Not so much as a wooden desk showed above the surface as far as any one could see from shore. – Lords of the Stratosphere by Arthur J. Burks
  3. Bright moved towards it, but at that moment there was the sound of flying footsteps on the wooden stairs outside, and the door was flung open. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. It's really a wooden club shot, and when you took your iron I knew you were afraid of it. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  5. There were two or three small tables, as many chairs, and one big wooden bench. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  6. A wooden hut with several rooms had been prepared for our reception, but no food! – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  7. " I noticed a very pretty wooden house on one of the islands we passed this morning," Andrew said. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  8. There was a shout which shook the wooden building, and Laura sat very still when Nasmyth stood up. – The Greater Power by Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
  9. Hans stooped and took from his right foot the wooden shoe and placed it in front of the sleeping child, so that the Christ- child would not pass him by. – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  10. It was a long, low, wooden building, running north and south, and placed a little way back from the street. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  11. Children and servants slept on low wooden bedsteads. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  12. As they were crossing the wooden bridge, he casually asked Tam what she knew about the Sword. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  13. A great brown hand came up behind them and in a moment they found themselves in a wooden measure with many more of their friends. – Buttercup Gold and Other Stories by Ellen Robena Field
  14. He knelt and turned himself toward the cave and prayed, and as he so knelt and prayed the man Joseph rolled open the heavy wooden door. – The Little Hunchback Zia by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  15. Woodah Island, " it having some resemblance to the whaddie, or woodah, a wooden sword used by the natives of Port Jackson." – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  16. " I can't eat a wooden egg," protested Teddy. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Mississippi-or-Afloat-with-the-Big-Show-on-the-Big-River by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  17. Do you think a wooden man can do that? – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  18. " Ye had better come," said Mackay, looking very wooden – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
  19. So intense was the glare of the high March sun on the crust that his wooden goggles alone saved him from snow- blindness. – The Whelps of the Wolf by George Marsh
  20. Arriving at a wooden fence, I opened a gate in it, and found myself on a bit of waste ground. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins

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