Quotes containing word "stranger"

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Sell also: alien, strange, unknown

Definitions and meanings of word "stranger"

• Noun: anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

Featured authors with quotes containing word "stranger"

Lord Byron
3 quotes about stranger
British Poet
Tuesday 22 January 1788 - Monday 19 April 1824
Mark Twain
3 quotes about stranger
American Author
Monday 30 November 1835 - Thursday 21 April 1910
Juan Goytisolo
one quote about stranger
Spanish Novelist, Poet
Born 1931
Joan Rivers
one quote about stranger
American Writer, Actress, Comedian, Director
Thursday 8 June 1933 - Thursday 4 September 2014
Andreas Capellanus
one quote about stranger
English, French, Writer, Author
Siobhan Fahey
one quote about stranger
British Musician
Born Tuesday 10 September 1957
William Faulkner
one quote about stranger
American Novelist
Saturday 25 September 1897 - Friday 6 July 1962
Katherine Heigl
one quote about stranger
American Actress, Producer
Born Friday 24 November 1978
Stacy Keach
one quote about stranger
American Actor
Born Monday 2 June 1941
Lorna Luft
one quote about stranger
American Actress
Born Friday 21 November 1952
Vladimir Nabokov
one quote about stranger
American Novelist
Saturday 22 April 1899 - Saturday 2 July 1977
Jill Eikenberry
one quote about stranger
American Actress, Lawyer
Born Tuesday 21 January 1947

I not only lived physically away from my native land, but the values and critical judgments of those closest to me became stranger and stranger.

Juan Goytisolo

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Never floss with a stranger.

Joan Rivers

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Truth is not only stranger than fiction, it is more interesting.

William Randolph

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Always give a word or sign of salute when meeting or passing a friend, or even a stranger, if in a lonely place.

Tecumseh

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The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed so that a hundred years later, when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.

William Faulkner

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Love is always a stranger in the house of avarice.

Andreas Capellanus

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No stranger ever comes up and talks to me. I'm the invisible woman.

Siobhan Fahey

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You have a wonderful child. Then, when he's 13, gremlins carry him away and leave in his place a stranger who gives you not a moment's peace.

Jill Eikenberry

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My mother is a realist, and she's had biological and adoptive children, and she said it's no different: No matter what, they're putting a stranger into your arms. You don't know them yet.

Katherine Heigl

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I'll be honest with you: not a chance in this world. But you know, stranger things have happened.

Stacy Keach

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The sicker mother got, the stranger the people surrounding her became. I called them The Garland Freaks.

Lorna Luft

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I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is.

Vladimir Nabokov

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Writing songs is a profession; so it's not an attempt to take things from my interactions with other people and for some reason give them to a total stranger to listen to. I find it offensive to hear other people do that.

Will Oldham

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I try so hard not to think that I am a stranger in a strange land. But I know that I stand out.

Martha Raddatz

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Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.

Mark Twain

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We cannot possibly let ourselves get frozen into regarding everyone we do not know as an absolute stranger.

Albert Schweitzer

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It certainly is the duty of every true Christian, to esteem himself a stranger and pilgrim in this world; and as bound to use earthly blessings, not as means of satisfying lust or gratifying wantonness, but of supplying his absolute wants and necessities.

Johann Arndt

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It is only a man's own fundamental thoughts that have truth and life in them. For it is these that he really and completely understands. To read the thoughts of others is like taking the remains of someone else's meal, like putting on the discarded clothes of a stranger.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers. In the perfect stranger we perceive man himself; the image of a God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of wisdom of a mustache.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

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I had crossed the line. I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land.

Harriet Tubman

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