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1) 18116. Dworkin, Andrea. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:18116 QUOTATION:Wild intelligence abhors any narrow world; and the world of women must stay narrow, or the woman is an outlaw. No woman could be Nietzsche...

2) 39141. Mencken, H.L. (Henry Lewis). The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:39141 QUOTATION:Nature abhors a moron. ATTRIBUTION:H.L. (Henry Lewis) Mencken (18801956), U.S. journalist, critic. A Mencken Chrestomathy, ch. 30, p. 616,...

3) 45765. Rabelais, Francois. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:45765 QUOTATION:Nature abhors a vacuum. ATTRIBUTION:Francois Rabelais (c. 1494-1553), French monk, humanist, satirist, physician. Gargantua and Pantagruel,...

4) abhor. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...The problem with Establishment Republicans is they abhor the unseemliness of a political brawl (Patrick J. Buchanan). Middle English abhorren, from Latin abhorrre,...

5) 8337. Brodsky, Joseph. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:8337 QUOTATION:What should I say about life? That's it's long and abhors transparence. ATTRIBUTION:Joseph Brodsky (b. 1940), Russian-born U.S. poet, critic....

6) 163. On Elphinstone's Translation of Martial's Epigrams. Burns, Robert. 1909-14. Poems and Songs. The Harvard Classics
...O THOU whom Poetry abhors, Whom Prose has turnèd out of doors, Heard st thou yon groan?—proceed no further, Twas laurel d Martial calling murther....

7) 45612. Quindlen, Anna. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...sentences have many functions, but one is surely to send a message about what our society abhors and what it values. This week, the equation was twofold: female infidelity...

8) 7970. David Law (Peleg Arkwright) Proudfit. 1842-1897. Bartlett, John, comp. 1919. Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.
...NUMBER: 7970 AUTHOR: David Law (Peleg Arkwright) Proudfit (1842–1897) QUOTATION: Nature abhors imperfect work And on it lays her ban; And all creation must despise...

9) Torricelli. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...in a common barometer. Galileo explained the phenomenon by the ipse dixit of "Nature abhors a vacuum." 1...

10) Vacuum. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...be effected in a vessel the sides would be pressed into contact." Galileo said, "Nature abhors a vacuum," to account for the rise of water in pumps. (See POINT.)...

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