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Letter "D" » defied
«I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.»
Author: Clara Barton
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, I go
«I paint paintings because I can't get the experience in any other way but there are many more experiences that are equally satisfying to me and equally inept at answering all my questions, but hover in exactitude in describing themselves and defying me to define their logic.»
Author: Julian Schnabel
«And when he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimeah the brother of David slew him.»
«How shall I curse, whom God hath not cursed? or how shall I defy, whom the LORD hath not defied? / For from the top of the rocks I see him, and from the hills I behold him: lo, the people shall dwell alone, and shall not be reckoned among the nations.»
«But when he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimea David's brother slew him.»
«And after him was Eleazar the son of Dodo the Ahohite, one of the three mighty men with David, when they defied the Philistines that were there gathered together to battle, and the men of Israel were gone away: / He arose, and smote the Philistines until his hand was weary, and his hand clave unto the sword: and the LORD wrought a great victory that day; and the people returned after him only to spoil.»
«Age will not be defied.»
«Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things still; for age will not be defied.»
«It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only by defying it that the brave escape.»
«If I were a woman I would kiss as many of you as had beards that pleased me, complexions that liked me and breaths that I defied not»