Quotes containing word "remains"

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Sell also: clay, corpse, remain, stiff

Definitions and meanings of word "remains"

• Noun: any object that is left unused or still extant; example: "I threw out the remains of my dinner"

• Noun: the dead body of a human being; examples: "the cadaver was intended for dissection", "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse", "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river", "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "remains"

Arthur Conan Doyle
4 quotes about remains
British Writer
Sunday 22 May 1859 - Monday 7 July 1930
Jeffrey Eugenides
2 quotes about remains
American Writer, Novelist
Born Wednesday 13 April 1960
Joe Lieberman
3 quotes about remains
American Politician, Vice President
Born Tuesday 24 February 1942
Marcus Tullius Cicero
2 quotes about remains
Roman Statesman
106 B.C. - 43 B.C.
Martin Heidegger
3 quotes about remains
German Philosopher
Thursday 26 September 1889 - Wednesday 26 May 1976
George Santayana
2 quotes about remains
Spanish Philosopher, Novelist, Poet
Wednesday 16 December 1863 - Friday 26 September 1952
Coco Chanel
2 quotes about remains
French Designer
Sunday 19 August 1883 - Sunday 10 January 1971
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
2 quotes about remains
German Writer, Poet, Artist, Politician
Thursday 28 August 1749 - Thursday 22 March 1832
Jean Rostand
2 quotes about remains
French Philosopher, Scientist
Tuesday 30 October 1894 - Sunday 4 September 1977
Dean Inge
2 quotes about remains
English Author
Wednesday 6 June 1860 - Friday 26 February 1954
Walt Whitman
one quote about remains
American Poet, Journalist
Monday 31 May 1819 - Saturday 26 March 1892
Neil Gaiman
one quote about remains
British Author
Born Thursday 10 November 1960

If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if you pursue evil with pleasure, the pleasure passes away and the evil remains.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains, the waste remains and kills.

William Empson

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After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains.

Walt Whitman

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It has always been the prerogative of children and half-wits to point out that the emperor has no clothes. But the half-wit remains a half-wit, and the emperor remains an emperor.

Neil Gaiman

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The daily act of writing remains as demanding and maddening as it was before, and the pleasure you get from writing - rare but profound - remains at the true heart of the enterprise. On their best days, writers all over the world are winning Pulitzers, all alone in their studios, with no one watching.

Jeffrey Eugenides

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137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy.

Doc Hastings

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When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Arthur Conan Doyle

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How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?

Arthur Conan Doyle

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I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.

Anne Frank

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Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.

George Santayana

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The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.

Henny Youngman

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One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.

Marie Curie

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Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them?

Rose Kennedy

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When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains, and the women come out to cut up what remains, jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains and go to your gawd like a soldier.

Rudyard Kipling

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Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.

Coco Chanel

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It is an old maxim of mine that when you have excluded the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.

Arthur Conan Doyle

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Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.

Vladimir Lenin

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Fashion fades, only style remains the same.

Coco Chanel

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That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.

William Wordsworth

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Legend remains victorious in spite of history.

Sarah Bernhardt

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