Authors that match 'salt'.

Titus Salt English Businesman (1803-1876)
Leverett Saltonstall American Politician (1892-1979)
Edgar Saltus American Writer (1855-1921)

Quotations that match 'salt'.

Wit - the salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out. Ambrose Bierce Humor
[ American Cookery His Humorist Intellectual Leaving Out Salt Spoils Which Wit]
At sea a fellow comes out. Salt water is like wine, in that respect. Herman Melville
[ Comes Fellow Out Respect Salt Sea Water Wine]
Hemingway hated me. I sold 200 million books, and he didn't. Of course most of mine sold for 25 cents, but still... you look at all this stuff with a grain of salt. Mickey Spillane
[ Books Cents Course Grain Hated Hemingway Look Million Mine Most Salt Sold Still Stuff]
And instead of getting a pepper-and-salt effect, we find very clear and sharp divisions between the dialects of the United States, which are getting more different from each other as time goes on. William Labov
[ Between Clear Dialects Different Divisions Each Effect Find Getting Goes Instead More Other Sharp States Time United Very Which]
You've got Corey Feldman doing his thing, and the problem is, they're trying to be pop stars. You can't compare Salty to any of the other actors out there playing music. Dustin Diamond
[ Actors Any Compare Corey Doing Feldman Got His Music Other Out Playing Pop Problem Salty Stars Thing Trying]
I have yet to find a man worth his salt in any direction who did not think of himself first and foremost. George Jean Nathan
[ Any Did Direction Find First Foremost Himself His Man Salt Think Worth Yet]
The outdoors, the beautiful environment, both in fresh and salt water. And the thing that concerns me is the amount of kids that stand on street corners, or go into pinball parlours, and call it recreation. Rex Hunt
[ Amount Beautiful Both Call Concerns Corners Environment Fresh Go Into Kids Outdoors Pinball Recreation Salt Stand Street Thing Water]
I planned to stop in 2002 after the Salt Lake City Olympics. I felt able to remain competitive another four years, and I wanted to stop while I'm still at the top. Hermann Maier
[ Able After Another City Competitive Felt Four Lake Olympics Planned Remain Salt Still Stop Top Wanted While Years]
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food. William Hazlitt
[ Conversation Food Salt Wit]
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her. Helen Rowland
[ Everything Grain Her Into Man Puts Salt Says She Sugar Takes Wise Woman]
Mount Harris is of basaltic formation, but I could not observe any columnar regularity in it, although large blocks are exposed above the ground. The rock is extremely hard and sonorous. Charles Sturt
[ Above Although Any Blocks Could Exposed Extremely Formation Ground Hard Harris Large Mount Observe Regularity Rock]
Someone knocks at the door of an apartment to borrow salt or sugar, people run into each other in the elevator, and in this way become inscribed in the spectator's memory. Krzysztof Kieslowski
[ Apartment Become Borrow Door Each Elevator Inscribed Into Knocks Memory Other Run Salt Someone Spectator Sugar Way]
Any journalist worth his or her salt wouldn't trust me. Joey Skaggs
[ Any Her His Journalist Salt Trust Worth]
At dinner parties I sit below the salt now. There are a lot of interesting people there. Donald T. Regan
[ Below Dinner Interesting Lot Now Parties Salt Sit]
But in answer to your question about the conspiracy angle, I think that any historian worth his salt, and this is where I fault Stephen Ambrose and a lot of these guys who attack me - not all of life is a result of conspiracy by any means! Accident occurs alongside conspiracy. Oliver Stone
[ Accident Alongside Angle Answer Any Attack Conspiracy Fault Guys His Historian Life Lot Means Occurs Question Result Salt Stephen These Think Where Worth Your]
I have a home in Salt Lake, and I have a home in Malibu, at the beach. Roma Downey
[ Beach Home Lake Malibu Salt]
Even that was all consumed after two days, and the patients had to try to choke down fresh fish, just boiled in water, without salt, pepper or butter; mutton, beef, and potatoes without the faintest seasoning. Nellie Bly
[ After Beef Boiled Butter Choke Consumed Days Down Even Faintest Fish Fresh Had Just Mutton Patients Pepper Potatoes Salt Seasoning Try Two Water Without]
I love all kinds of bread. Whenever I crave junk food, I want salty things like peanuts or potato chips. Tyra Banks Food
[ Bread Chips Crave Food Junk Kinds Love Peanuts Potato Salty Things Want Whenever]
Yesterday the flame of the Olympic torch was carried through our great state on its way to Salt Lake City. Jane D. Hull
[ Carried City Flame Great Lake Olympic Our Salt State Through Torch Way Yesterday]
Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. Stephen King
[ Cheaper Hard Individual Lot Salt Separates Successful Table Talent Talented Than Work]
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Body Cause Great His Life Man Ready Risk Salt Times Well-Being Worth]
The salt of any interesting civilization is mixture. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Any Civilization Interesting Mixture Salt]
On vacations: We hit the sunny beaches where we occupy ourselves keeping the sun off our skin, the saltwater off our bodies, and the sand out of our belongings. Erma Bombeck
[ Beaches Bodies Hit Keeping Occupy Off Our Ourselves Out Sand Skin Sun Sunny Vacations Where]
Business is the salt of life. Voltaire
[ Business Life Salt]
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change. Jesse Jackson
[ Both Change Different Get Render Result Salty Sweat Sympathy Tears Will]
I lost 90 pounds and my blood pressure went down to a normal level and the salt in my urine disappeared. And that was when I had to make the transition from fat character actor to thin character actor. Ron Perlman
[ Actor Blood Character Disappeared Down Fat Had Level Lost Make Normal Pounds Pressure Salt Thin Transition Went]
Many a man gets weary of clamping down on his rough impulses, which if given occasional release would encourage the living of life with salt in it, in place of dust. Henry S. Haskins
[ Down Dust Encourage Gets Given His Impulses Life Living Man Many Occasional Place Release Rough Salt Weary Which Would]
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive no harm, unless thou art raw. Oliver Goldsmith
[ Affronted Art Harm Joke Raw Receive Salt Thee Thou Throw Unless Wilt]
I made some salt and pepper shakers a while back and waited three years for them to come. Marc Newson
[ Back Come Made Pepper Salt Shakers Some Them Three Waited While Years]
It is a grand thing to rise in the world. The ambition to do so is the very salt of the earth. It is the parent of all enterprise, and the cause of all improvement. Anthony Trollope
[ Ambition Cause Earth Enterprise Grand Improvement Parent Rise Salt Thing Very World]
A Good School deserves to be call'd, the very Salt of the Town, that hath it. Cotton Mather
[ Call Deserves Good Hath Salt School Town Very]
It was necessary to organize my career to remain at the top level until Salt Lake City. Hermann Maier
[ Career City Lake Level Necessary Organize Remain Salt Top Until]
So for twelve miles I rode with Sherman, and we became fast friends. He asked me all manner of questions on the way, and I found that he knew my father well, and remembered his tragic death in Salt Creek Valley. Buffalo Bill
[ Asked Became Creek Death Fast Father Found Friends His Knew Manner Miles Questions Remembered Rode Salt Sherman Tragic Twelve Valley Way Well]
Any supervisor worth his salt would rather deal with people who attempt too much than with those who try too little. Lee Iacocca
[ Any Attempt Deal His Little Much Rather Salt Supervisor Than Those Too Try Worth Would]
If you're in a company, you're dancing from 9 a.m. till 7 in the evening, and then you go home and get in a hot tub and get some Epsom salts and try to get your body goin' again. There's no social life, no anything. Neve Campbell
[ Again Anything Body Company Dancing Evening Get Go Goin Home Hot Life Social Some Then Till Try Tub Your]
Because Microsoft seems to sometimes not trust customer choice, they salt XP with all these little gizmos and trap doors to get people to try Microsoft stuff. But the reality is that we're downloading more players than we ever have on a worldwide basis. Rob Glaser
[ Basis Because Choice Customer Doors Downloading Ever Get Gizmos Little Microsoft More Players Reality Salt Seems Sometimes Stuff Than These Trap Trust Try Worldwide]
Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all. Nelson Mandela Peace
[ Bread Salt Water Work]
A peasant becomes fond of his pig and is glad to salt away its pork. What is significant, and is so difficult for the urban stranger to understand, is that the two statements are connected by an and not by a but. John Berger
[ Away Becomes Connected Difficult Fond Glad His Peasant Pig Pork Salt Significant Statements Stranger Two Understand Urban]
Salt is a preservative. It really holds flavor. For example, if you chop up some fresh herbs, or even just garlic, the salt will extract the moisture and preserve the flavor. Sally Schneider
[ Chop Even Example Extract Flavor Fresh Garlic Herbs Holds Just Preserve Really Salt Some Up Will]
A day without an argument is like an egg without salt. Angela Carter
[ Argument Day Egg Salt Without]
With all of the holiday cheer in the air, it's easy to overlook the ingredients in the foods. Ingredients such as salt, sugar, and fat - all of which leads to diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, strokes, heart disease, and cancer. Lee Haney
[ Air Blood Cancer Cheer Diabetes Disease Diseases Easy Fat Foods Heart High Holiday Ingredients Leads Overlook Pressure Salt Strokes Such Sugar Which]
I still have never met Harry Saltzman, and was told he is quite unpleasant. Lana Wood
[ Harry Met Never Quite Still Told Unpleasant]
I want to express my deepest apology to the athletes, the people of Salt Lake City in Utah and the millions of citizens worldwide who love and respect the games. Juan Antonio Samaranch
[ Apology Athletes Citizens City Deepest Express Games Lake Love Millions Respect Salt Utah Want Worldwide]
The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea. Isak Dinesen
[ Anything Cure Salt Sea Sweat Tears Water]
When Alexander of Macedon was 33, he cried salt tears because there were no more worlds to conquer. Eric Bristow is only 27. Sid Waddell
[ Alexander Because Conquer Cried Eric More Only Salt Tears Were Worlds]
Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly better man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error. Andrew Jackson
[ Acknowledge Any Believes Better Error His Instantly Man Reservation Right Salt Slightly Stick Takes Up Will Without Worth]
You shall find out how salt is the taste of another man's bread, and how hard is the way up and down another man's stairs. Dante Alighieri
[ Another Bread Down Find Hard How Man Out Salt Shall Stairs Taste Up Way]
Nobody likes having salt rubbed into their wounds, even if it is the salt of the earth. Rebecca West
[ Earth Even Having Into Likes Nobody Rubbed Salt Their Wounds]
With any work worth its salt, you have to trust the author enough to take its measure. And if you apply too many preconceptions, you are not taking its measure. Art Spiegelman
[ Any Apply Author Enough Many Measure Preconceptions Salt Take Taking Too Trust Work Worth]
What I know about Mike Tyson, I see in the boxing ring. As far as all of the gossip stuff that I hear about him, I know first hand to take that with a grain of salt. Gerald McRaney
[ Boxing Far First Gossip Grain Hand Hear Him Know Mike Ring Salt See Stuff Take Tyson]
I left Montana in Spring of 1866, for Utah, arriving at Salt Lake city during the summer. Calamity Jane
[ Arriving City During Lake Left Montana Salt Spring Summer Utah]
I reckon I tried everything on the old apple, but salt and pepper and chocolate sauce topping. Gaylord Perry
[ Apple Chocolate Everything Old Pepper Reckon Salt Sauce Tried]