Webster Quotes

Enjoy reading and share 68 famous quotes about Webster with everyone.

Webster Quotes

Whos with her?" Roarke asked, though he already knew. It was just like her. "With her? Oh, ah, hmmm. Webster." Silence fell, a clatter of broken bricks. Peabody folded her hands in her pockets and prepared for the explosion to follow. "I see." When Roarke simply turned back to the screen and continued, she didnt know whether to be relieved or scared to death.
— J.D. Robb —

I was sent to a school with bosses for teachers- no Twain, only cane; check your dick you harry, no Dickens either, No Tom Sawyers no David Copperfields only Webster, master it for grammar, the Wren with a dash of Martini-Drink deep.

— Aporva Kala

And Mamma was still asleep. I called it the sleeping sickness because coma is the ugliest word in the entire universe. If I could, I'd erase it from the dictionary, but Old Webster would probably hunt me down.

— Kimberley Griffiths Little

I don't need no Smith and Wesson, man, I got Merriam and Webster.

— Avi Steinberg

I delight to come to my bearings,-not walk in procession with pomp and parade, in a conspicuous place, but to walk even with the Builder of the universe, if I may,-not to live in this restless, nervous, bustling, trivial Nineteenth Century, but stand or sit thoughtfully while it goes by. What are men celebrating? They are all on a committee of arrangements, and hourly expect a speech from somebody. God is only the president of the day, and Webster is his orator. I love to weigh, to settle, to gravitate toward that which most strongly and rightfully attracts me;-not hang by the beam of the scale and try to weigh less,-not suppose a case, but take the case that is

— Henry David Thoreau

Webster growled a Webster kind of prayer: "God Almighty, here is two more meek that has inherited Your earth." Webster spoke in his own peculiar way; we never did learn how to hear him.

— Peter Matthiessen

Mary Webster was on the blower. Her advance agents saw Hank and me swimming in the middle of the river last night with no clothes on.
H'rm, said Atticus. He touched his glasses. I hope you weren't doing the backstroke.

— Harper Lee

I, sir, take a different view of the whole matter. I look upon Ohio and South Carolina to be parts of one whole-parts of the same country-and that country is my country. ... I come here not to consider that I will do this for one distinct part of it, and that for another, but  ...  to legislate for the whole. And finally Webster turned to a higher idea: the idea-in and of itself-of Union, permanent and enduring.

— Robert A. Caro

MR. CALHOUN.   Never, never. MR. WEBSTER.   What he means he is very apt to say. MR. CALHOUN.   Always, always. MR. WEBSTER.   And I honor him for it.

— Robert A. Caro

Webster and I are very aloof. The two of us go and sit there by ourselves. I sit by myself in the corner with my book and the newspaper. He kind of runs around a little bit, and then he goes and sits on top of the picnic table. He never plays with other little dogs.

— Calista Flockhart

I am definitely a dog person. I feel like Webster and I are very much alike.

— Calista Flockhart

Look at Walter Huston in The Devil and Daniel Webster: It's an incredible performance.

— Taylor Hackford

I'd seen 'Punky Brewster,' I'd seen 'Webster,' I saw 'Annie,' and it was time to either be an orphan or an actress.

— Nadine Velazquez

Me: why is it upset? shouldn't it be downset? gideon: i will file a lawsuit against the dictionaries first thing tomorrow morning. we're going to tear merriam a new asshole and throw webster inside of it.

— David Levithan

The word liberty in the mouth of Mr. Webster sounds like the word love in the mouth of a courtesan.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

When compiling his great dictionary, the young Noah Webster travels to the Himalayas, where he climbs to the cave of the world's wises man. 'O, great sage,' he says, 'tell me the meaning of life.' The sage sits Noah at his feet and, with great solemnity, commences to unfold the meaning of life. When finished, he places a hand on the young man's shoulder and says, 'Do you have any other questions, my son?' Noah flips a page in his notebook and says, 'You wouldn't know the meaning of lift, would you?'

— Robert Breault

Webster Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Webster quotes? Click on image of Webster quotes to view full size.

Webster Quotes Pictures 1
Webster Quotes Pictures 2
Webster Quotes Pictures 3
Webster Quotes Pictures 4