One mustn’t close one’s eyes to difficulty and to shortcomings; the more one recognizes them, the less they upset one.
He had a wonderful talent for packing thought close, and rendering it portable.
We were now arrived at the close of our solitary journeyings along the St. Joseph’s trail.
There are numerous cases of that, where one of our writers discovers another writer whom he likes, and we then take that book on. So it’s a very close relationship. We can do that because we’re so small.
Great minds are related to the brief span of time during which they live as great buildings are to a little square in which they stand: you cannot see them in all their magnitude because you are standing too close to them.
I’ve seen, not surprisingly, no action taken against those people, but here I am, an anarchist website, not even close to what that is, not even close to what else you can find on the Internet.
Some countries that are close to Europe that already hold Deutschemarks, clearly would automatically hold euros, those are countries in Eastern Europe mainly, a few countries in Africa.
If we can put a man on the moon and sequence the human genome, we should be able to devise something close to a universal digital public library.
At the close of the day when the hamlet is still, and mortals the sweets of forgetfulness prove, when naught but the torrent is heard on the hill, and naught but the nightingale’s song in the grove.
Black women sharing close ties with each other, politically or emotionally, are not the enemies of Black men.