Quotes containing word "apart"

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Sell also: aside, asunder, isolated, obscure, separate, separated

Definitions and meanings of word "apart"

• Adj: remote and separate physically or socially; examples: "existed over the centuries as a world apart", "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudso", "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization", "an obscure village"

• Adj: not living together as man and wife; examples: "decided to live apart", "maintaining separate households", "they are separated"

• Adj: having characteristics not shared by others; example: "scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bus"

• Adv: separated or at a distance in place or position or time; examples: "These towns are many miles apart", "stood with his legs apart", "born two years apart"

• Adv: not taken into account or excluded from consideration; examples: "these problems apart, the country is doing well", "all joking aside, I think you're crazy"

• Adv: away from another or others; examples: "they grew apart over the years", "kept apart from the group out of shyness", "decided to live apart"

• Adv: placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose; examples: "had a feeling of being set apart", "quality sets it apart", "a day set aside for relaxing"

• Adv: one from the other; example: "people can't tell the twins apart"

• Adv: into parts or pieces; examples: "he took his father's watch apart", "split apart", "torn asunder"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "apart"

Maurice Gibb
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Australian Writer, Musician, Producer, Songwriter
Thursday 22 December 1949 - Sunday 12 January 2003
Paula Radcliffe
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English Athlete
Born Monday 17 December 1973
Ernst Mach
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Austrian Philosopher, Physicist
Sunday 18 February 1838 - Saturday 19 February 1916
Peter L. Berger
one quote about apart
Austrian Author, Sociologist
Sunday 17 March 1929 - Tuesday 27 June 2017
Lawrence Kohlberg
one quote about apart
American, Jewish, Psychologist, Educator
Tuesday 25 October 1927 - Monday 19 January 1987
Cynthia Nixon
2 quotes about apart
American Actress, Actor
Born Saturday 9 April 1966
C. S. Lewis
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British Theologian, Novelist, Critic, Poet, Author
Tuesday 29 November 1898 - Friday 22 November 1963
Burt Ward
2 quotes about apart
American Actor, Activist
Born Friday 6 July 1945
Chuck Palahniuk
2 quotes about apart
American Novelist, Author, Journalist
Born Tuesday 21 February 1961
Billy Wilder
2 quotes about apart
American Writer, Journalist, Artist, Producer, Director
Friday 22 June 1906 - Wednesday 27 March 2002
Curt Flood
2 quotes about apart
American Athlete
Tuesday 18 January 1938 - Monday 20 January 1997
Cory Doctorow
2 quotes about apart
Canadian Author, Journalist, Editor, Activist
Born Saturday 17 July 1971

It has been true in Western societies and it seems to be true elsewhere that you do not find democratic systems apart from capitalism, or apart from a market economy, if you prefer that term.

Peter L. Berger

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At that point, the movie was called Wild Force. Everything fell apart, eventually - our financing completely fell apart - and we were never able to make that film.

Renny Harlin

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We don't mind being ripped apart, but don't rip the songs apart. They're like our kids.

Maurice Gibb

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And Big Night, I think by the end the brothers find that balance, when they touch each other on the shoulder over breakfast and it's understood that what should never have driven them apart almost drove them apart. I think that's a true moment.

Tony Shalhoub

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Thing, body, matter, are nothing apart from the combinations of the elements, - the colours, sounds, and so forth - nothing apart from their so-called attributes.

Ernst Mach

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Scoring two goals at against Wembley against a Dutch team that was supposed to rip us apart and ripping them apart - it doesn't get any better than that.

Teddy Sheringham

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The individual makes a clear effort to define moral values and principles that have validity and application apart from the authority of the groups of persons holding them and apart from the individual's own identification with the group.

Lawrence Kohlberg

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What goes on in Europe concerns us greatly because, if Europe comes apart, the E.U. comes apart, then you're going to have enormous impact on America, that's a very big trading partner of ours, and people own securities around the world in this day and age.

Michael Bloomberg

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If it weren't for the fact that the TV set and the refrigerator are so far apart, some of us wouldn't get any exercise at all.

Joey Adams

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But apart from the military measures, security measures, of course, Afghanistan needs great help for building up its social life, its economic life. It has become a very poor country, neglected for many years.

Bulent Ecevit

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How many husbands have I had? You mean apart from my own?

Zsa Zsa Gabor

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This is the kind of situation that can tear people apart. It tears at the fabric of your soul and can certainly tear at your marriage and ours has gotten only stronger.

Shelley Fabares

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In college, I got interested in news because the world was coming apart. The civil rights movement, the antiwar movement, the women's right movement. That focused my radio ambitions toward news.

Bob Edwards

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Man is always marveling at what he has blown apart, never at what the universe has put together, and this is his limitation.

Loren Eiseley

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I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?

Ernest Hemingway

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Ennui is the echo in us of time tearing itself apart.

Emile M. Cioran

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I don't like sitting at a table that's too large, where everyone is too far apart. That's a party killer.

Ina Garten

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The catalogue of forms is endless: until every shape has found its city, new cities will continue to be born. When the forms exhaust their variety and come apart, the end of cities begins.

Italo Calvino

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For when two beings who are not friends are near each other there is no meeting, and when friends are far apart there is no separation.

Simone Weil

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It's rather naive, apart from being ethically objectionable, to assume that our investigators travel around the country with bags of money trying to bribe witnesses to lie on the witness stand. We just don't operate that way.

Jim Garrison

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