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«As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.»
«From this experience I understood the danger of focusing only on what isn't there. What if I came to the end of my life and realized that I'd spent every day watching for a man who would never come to me? What an unbearable sorrow it would be, to realize I'd never really tasted the things I'd eaten, or seen the places I'd been, because I'd thought of nothing but the Chairman even while my life was drifting away from me. And yet if I drew my thoughts back from him, what life would I have? I would be like a dancer who had practiced since childhood for a performance she would never give.»
Author: Arthur Golden
, draw away
, draw back
, drift away
, eating away
, eat away
, i drew
, my thoughts
«Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog.»
«Don't be too sweet lest you be eaten up; don't be too bitter lest you be spewed out»
«A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.»
, partake in
«Hors d'oeuvres have always a pathetic interest for me; they remind me of one's childhood that one goes through wondering what the next course is going to be like - and during the rest of the menu one wishes one had eaten more of the hors d'oeuvres.»
«He that makes himself a sheep shall be eaten by a wolf»
«But answer came there none - / And this was scarcely odd because / They'd eaten every one.»
«He hath eaten me out of house and home.»