Marconi is a good fellow. Let him continue. He is using seventeen of my patents.
Finnegans Wake took him seventeen years to write, a length of time that suggests an elaborate hobby rather than a passionate desire to create something.
On n'est pas se rieux, quand on a dix-sept ans. When you are seventeen, you are not serious.
I kissed her slender hand, She took the kiss sedately; Maud is not seventeen, But she is tall and stately.Tennyson
I'm a wife in watercolors I can wash away what seventeen cold showers couldn't wash away.st. vincent
Trusting that...we shall have a fine fall of snow....I hope in sixteen or seventeen days to be able to present to your Excellency a noble train of artillery.henry knox
We made a completely new kind of transistor (the NPN BJT, and in our development work, our researcher, Leo Esaki, demonstrated the electron tunneling effect, which led to the development of the tunnel diode for which he was awarded a Nobel Prize seventeen years later, after he had joined IBM.akio morita
For seventeen years, he did nothing at all but kill animals and stick in stamps.harold nicolson
I'm twenty-seven, she's seventeen. "Blind Cupid, lame Cupid, both blind and lame Cupid said, Love this girl,"nazim hikmet
After 1909, Monet drastically enlarged his brushstrokes , disintegrated his images , and broke through the taming constraints and delicacy of Impressionism for good. Nineteen gnarly paintings , starting in 1909 and carrying through his final seventeen years, finish off the notion that Monet went happily ever after into lily-land.
Hail! Philadelphia, tho' Quaker thou be, The birth-day of medical honors to thee In this country belongs; 'twas thou caught the flame, That crossing the ocean from Englishmen came And kindled the fires of Wisdom and Knowledge, Inspired the student, erected a college, First held a commencement with suitable state, In the year of our Lord, seventeen sixty-eight.
I'm seventeen and I'm crazy. My uncle says the two always go together. When people ask your age, he said, always say seventeen and insane.
The custom of procuring abortions has reached such appalling proportions in America as to be beyond belief...So great is the misery of the working classes that seventeen abortions are committed in every one hundred pregnancies.
Where is the prince sufficiently educated to know that for seventeen hundred years the Christian sect has done nothing but harm?
Create and save customized flash cards. Sign up today and start improving your vocabulary!