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Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.

Dr. Thomas Fuller

He who comes with a story to you brings two away from you.

Irish Proverb

He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his life.


Oh God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains!

William Shakespeare

The comfort of having a friend may be taken away, but not that of having had one.


There is no problem so big it cannot be run away from.

Charles M. Schulz

No problem is so formidable that you can't walk away from it.

Charles M. Schulz

Don't throw away your old shoes until you have got new ones.

Dutch Proverb

Humankind differs from the animals only by a little, and most people throw that away.


Neither have they hearts to stay. Nor wit enough to run away.

Samuel Butler

Sometimes old things need to go away. That way, we have room for the new things that come into our lives.

Randy K. Milholland

You try to give away what you want yourself.

Lois McMaster Bujold

You cannot run away from a weakness; you must sometimes fight it out or perish. And if that be so, why not now, and where you stand?

Robert Louis Stevenson

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.

Hubert H. Humphrey

Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.

Henry David Thoreau

They should let us keep working, not take away our fireworks.

Maria Hernandez

The fact that they're taking this service away is disheartening.

Angie Martinez

OK, go away, and I'll find someone who really wants to play for Australia.

Allan Border

I think when I first started out I got a bit carried away with myself.

Michelle Mone

We're anxious to get going on this right away. The quicker the better.

Joseph Gentile

It's not getting away from me again. They're going to have to kill me to get this car.

Alan Poster

I have a policy that I get to spend as much on myself as I give away.

Jim Clark

One by one they faded away or were acquired.

Jack Kyser

Walking away from responsibilities.

Pim Fortuyn

And I don't expect that feeling to go away anytime soon.

Ron Walters

I just feel like he stole something away from me.

Chelsea Cannon

Don't buy problems, they're giving them away for free.

Barbara Mikkelson

That just completely blew people away.

Ken Balcomb

We moved down here to get away from big-city life.

Franklin Johnson

It's so hard to so, so easy to say. But sometimes, sometimes you just have to walk away.

Ben Harper

She sort of faded away.

Barbara Haskell

In the end, she comes out on top. But I don't want to give away the ending.

Karen Sloan

The situation got out of hand and got away from them.

David Stempler

Almost all of the Katrina bump has gone away.

James Hamilton

We have a surplus of money and would like to give it away.

Rick Alexander

Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.

Philip K. Dick

If I can lure him away from academia, I'd be delighted.

David Black

I want to know how they get away with [this].

Marjorie Smith

We would probably do the same thing again if we had it all over again. We had them; we just couldn't put them away. We know that, and we'll build on that.

Alan Lowe

She's very distressed to see her reputation taken away.

Jane Moscowitz

There are definitely going to be lessons we'll be taking away from this.

Peter Judge

Someone has taken all of this away from me and everyone who loves her.

Sharon Rocha

Right now, we're turning qualified applicants away from schools.

Brenda Cleary

I'd like to run away from you, but if you didn't come and find me, I would die...

Shirley Bassey

You'd be surprised how people watch people when they walk away from them.

Roslyn Rolan

People are going to be blown away when they get a PS3 and play it.

Mark Rein

We got away with it.

Matthew Macfadyen

It would take the excitement away.

Mary Flowers

That was the game, turning them away on defense when it counted.

Tim Spiers

It was away from town. She liked it out there.

Betty Wallace

To come here and come away with the victory that's big for us.

Pinball Clemons

What shall we do with this bauble? There, take it away.

Oliver Cromwell

This film is all about questions and gracefully not about answers. This film steers away from that.

Tilda Swinton

We're not walking away, there are things we definitely want to discuss.

Charles Carrier

People just walked away from the land.

Mike Hayden

I don't think this issue is going to go away anytime soon.

Rep Dave Crooks

And then she slipped away from him.

Barbara Crass

It's all intended to do the same thing, which is to do away with safe and legal abortions.

Cheryl Sabel

Chico wants this - I'm not taking his dream away.

Louis Walsh

Time is a circus, always packing up and moving away.

Ben Hecht

After a while you learn to make a really good one. You learn to add a little something or take away a little something. The more you do it, the better you get.

Matthew Hall

They need to be very diligent right away.

Alan Mills

Even the, the therapist didn't report them right away and I'm looking into that.

Donald Demayo

I went to a game and saw right away that this was where I was supposed to be.

John North

Everyone will walk away with some kind of prize.

Kent Castleman

We're just going to hammer away.

Steve Lonegan

England is my wife, America my mistress. It is very good sometimes to get away from one's wife.

Cedric Hardwicke

That's what Mike's going to do. He's a big guy. He'll pound away and pound away.

Brian Brohm

Sadness flies away on the wings of time.

Jean de La Fontaine

We worked with people who were washed away in their bathrobes. That is how little they had.

Deon Santisteven

Honestly, on the turnovers, we just threw it away. We gave the game away.

Janevia Taylor

Unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath.


All those jobs have simply gone away, disappeared.

Bill Mezger

We were turned away yesterday, and we heeded that, but today, we will not be deterred.

Haven Herrin

It won?t go away anytime soon. I?m not pessimistic, but I?m not that optimistic. It will balance out.

Ashok Shah

We gave that one away. We didn't get beat. We gave it away.

D'qwell Jackson

A win is a win, but we can't be that happy with this one, ... We just have to continue to get better and better. We can't take anything away from SLU.

Anthony Cannon

I didn't lose my mind, it was mine to give away.

Robbie Williams

Our goal is to incapacitate (the attacker) long enough for you to get away.

Lt. Colleen Turay

All the food we had, we either had to cook it up fast or give it away.

James Jackson

Some people think it's far away, but it's really in the middle of everything.

Doug Summers

If you've got a good vibrato, you can get away with a lot.

Sonny Terry

We had a few come around, but the boogie man scared them away. The signs did the job.

John Allen

Yesterday our troubles seemed so far away, I believe in yesterday.

The Beatles

We were just one game away.

Boss Bailey

You only get to keep what you give away.

Sheldon Kopp

There are certain places you just can't walk away from.

Paul Kovensky

I have never heard Mahler up until that point and I was blown away.

Ian Sinclair

He could easily have swung away right there and tried to get his hits.

Marlon Byrd

If you are trying to find a problem in our relationship, you can find it, ... But let's get away from it.

National Press

1,500 feet away. It doesn't happen every day.

Gary Evans

He looked at me from 10 feet away and he came running at me.

Lori Pichurski

It was time to throw the blinkers away.

Tim Jones

It will allow us to get a specified distance away ? and we're not sure what that distance away is yet ? and drill some new ones.

Keith Morgan

I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.

Thomas Love Peacock

I was blown away. It's all about enticing people in.

Michael Goodyear

It was too compelling to stay away.

Rich Green

Carriers walk away with a clear understanding of how well we see them.

John Gentle

In sport we have moved away from honorable behavior.

Sharon Stoll

Yes, because what we're coming away with has more than paid what we paid to Brad.

Josie Shigeno

We hope Antero will fill. But I don't anticipate we'd open it right away.

Greg Gerlich

As much bad stuff they say about TC . . . you take away the little nit-picky things, but he wanted to win.

Fred Taylor

Pool was taking him away from us too much.

Sharon Stigall

No one is going to buy Gateway. They are either going to make it or go away.

Brett Miller

They're saying he can come in and make a contribution right away.

Oliver Davis

In these championships you don't give away anything.

Inaki Saez

We had some fun and got away from the rink.

Andy Mcdonald

That did it right there. They were hanging around, but, when we started on them right there, it put them away.

Dejuan Blair

It was a chance for a trophy and not go away empty-handed.

Lyssa Dennard

They got after us right away.

John Cassellius

He knows how to put a hitter away.

Dave Duncan

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.

Antoine de Saint Exupery

We didn't run away from our work.

Al Sears

I couldn't take this chance to play away from him.

Lisa Long

I had a couple of tournaments that I threw away.

Brett Stegmaier

He took away a bright future from society.

Devin Smith

I wish the goblins would come and take you away... right now!


I can be your hero baby . . . I can wash away your pain.

Brett Lee

The one being carried does not realize how far away the town is.

Nigerian Proverb

He blows me away every time I see him high-jump.

Charlie Dean

Was far and away the strongest man I've encountered.

Rocky Marciano

It is not going to go away _ and, yes, it's going to gain momentum.

Rep. Becky Hutchins

It was fantastic. It blew me away.

Bill Sandusky

You'd never get away with it.

Joe Trippi

Grove giveth and Gates taketh away.

Bob Metcalfe

Don't throw anything away. You really have to read your mail this fall.

Mary Rydell

They fly away, like birds.

Alexander Bunegin

I am not going to get carried away with one result.

Mark Wright

He has come through from being a scholar with us and he is not far away from his first start.

Barry Hunter

We needed to make adjustments as far as attacking the basket more. There's no such thing as a 10-point basket, so we needed to nip away at it a little bit.

Darwin Hofer

We chipped away and actually had the lead here and there.

Bill Otte

It will impact us and we can?t get away from it.

George Bald

No one is turned away.

Tom Jensen

They want to create the right image right away.

Mike Deasy

I don't see any reason why this interest in gold will go away.

Stephen Briggs

I told them to leave right away.

Jim Casey

We were weeks away from receivership last year.

Ken Conway

He's trying to steal away my customers.

Tim Baker

It?s so beneficial for us. To get to go away and bond as a team is a wonderful thing.

Rich Papirio

He said he was going to get on it right away.

Billy Decosta

He has done extremely well, let's not take that away from him.

Richard Ratner

I would think so much less of Michael had he walked away from her. That is one of the qualities in him that I so admire.

Jodi Schiavo

We took turns pounding away... as hard as we could.

Randal Mccloy Jr

China allowed Australia to diversify away from Japan as it hit its slump.

Andrew Leigh

We've got to stay away from injuries to have a chance to do anything.

Chuck Dickinson

Take nothing away from those three guys.

Rick Herdes

I was blown away.

Lisa Grant

They're so quick, they even took those little 15-footers away from us.

John High

OBSERVATORY, n. A place where astronomers conjecture away the guesses of their predecessors.

Ambrose Bierce

Ahhh. A man with a sharp wit. Someone ought to take it away from him before he cuts himself.

Peter da Silva

Our challenge to the players at halftime was can we put this team away. But we couldn't do it.

Tom Lamb

He tried to pull away. That's when you shot him.

Antonio Thompson

We just couldn't pull away from them. That's a credit to their kids.

Paul Rundquist

I have him at 271 and the record is 272. I've kept track of those. I know that he's two away.

Tim Graham

The market just went away on us. It wasn't there.

Alan Nero

He took something very precious away from the world.

David Peck

It's a game we probably gave away.

Brian Giles

We are in an electronic technology age now and it's about time we put away the old stuff.

Monica Edwards

To keep him away from her.

Raymond Patterson

It was great to get away to train in better weather than we had here.

Sarah Ulmer

She could have gone away.

Mary Carillo

I am standing here looking at the oak trees that would be taken away.

Connie Williams

He was never happy away from home. As soon as he got away he wanted to come back.

Kym Hart

Those claims have not gone away. He should not duck the issue.

Hallye Jordan

That's the way life is. It'll all be taken away from us in the end.

Jesse Hardy

It's one of those health issues that doesn't go away.

Liz James

We will not get carried away but will take a lot of confidence from this display.

John Coughlin

If you were looking for something to tuck away for 30 years, this would not be it.

Scott Gewirtz

We're pretty specific about not going away.

Brendan Sullivan

From up close you can see through it, but from far away it looks whole.

Stephanie Johnson

We took advantage of their errors. We had some key hits, but they really gave this one away.

Brian Holgate

It's important that we never veer away from the essence of the brand.

David Lipman

They don't just nip and go away.

Louise Ellis

I can't believe you put these people away when they walked in here!

Brian Neary

There really is a feeling that you can get away with murder in Nuevo Laredo.

Michael Yoder

He not only won, he blew everybody away.

Casey Fitzrandolph

We were so close but still he managed to get away.

David Kalish

We've gotten away from the idea of milk with every meal.

Lynda Mezansky

You are eight minutes away from making history.

Danny Starkey

An angry player can't argue with the back of an umpire who is walking away.

Bill Klem

They want us on 2,000 screens right away.

James Schamus

We are about reuniting children with their fathers, not taking them away.

Matt O'connor

They're throwing the ball away once we get there.

Thomas Carroll

It's John that has decided to walk away.

Steve O'hara

She chose to turn her uniform in, and she walked away.

Brenda Beckwith

These problems won't go away in a month or a week.

Lisa Harris

When the curtain falls, the best thing an actor can do is to go away.

Harold Macmillan

We led at the half, but Adam got in foul trouble and we let one get away from us.

Brian Lempola

Nobody can get away from it. I can find myself going out and playing it until 10 at night.

Adrian Alaniz

We're essentially one signature away from building this airport.

Rick Bryant

Either do as your neighbors do, or move away.

Moroccan Proverb

And of course, (college students) are farther away from Mom and Dad.

Karen Taylor

We're an injury away from being mediocre or bad.

Tim Zasada

Get on the phone right away.

Scott Ferris

I just had to stay in front of him and try to take away that 3.

Jamel Carpenter

This gap is not going to go away. It's going to be a recurring issue.

Randy Hannan

The dollar you put away at age 25 is more important than the dollar you put away at 50.

Roy Diliberto

Yes, they are. And they're built better and last longer. So, I'm for doing away with it.

Carl Young

In America you can get away with murder, but not with sex.

Xaviera Hollander