Phrases about 'Sick'

And I was desolate and sick of an old passion.

Author: Ernest Dowson - English Poet
  Old , Sick , Passion , Desolate


If a patient is cold, if a patient is feverish, if a patient is faint, if he is sick after taking food, if he has a bed-sore, it is generally the fault not of the disease, but of the nursing.

Author: Florence Nightingale - English Activist
  Sick , Food , Patient , Cold


Film lovers are sick people.

Author: François Truffaut - French Director
  People , Movies , Sick , Lovers


Every pioneer and musician who could carry a musket went into the ranks. Even the sick and foot-sore, who could not keep up in the march, came up as soon as they could find their regiments, and took their places in line of battle, while it was battle, indeed.

Author: Joshua Chamberlain - American Soldier
  Find , Line , Sick , Battle


People think I'm crazy because I travel too much, but I haven't been doing any of that lately because I got a little sick this year and I've tried to take care of it.

Author: Lee Hazlewood - American Musician
  People , Crazy , Sick , Travel


Nobody can deny but religion is a comfort to the distressed, a cordial to the sick, and sometimes a restraint on the wicked; therefore whoever would argue or laugh it out of the world without giving some equivalent for it ought to be treated as a common enemy.

Author: Mary Wortley Montagu - English Writer
  World , Sick , Laugh , Religion


People will sooner aid a sick dog lying on the sidewalk than to try to find shelter for a sick person. It's too much to deal with.

Author: Michael Zaslow - American Actor
  People , Person , Sick , Dog


While Hurricane Katrina demonstrated the dangers of failing to evacuate hospitals from the path of a storm, Hurricane Gustav demonstrated that moving thousands of sick people has its own risks. Gustav also highlighted a critical vulnerability of American hospitals - an inability to withstand prolonged blackouts.

Author: Sheri Fink - American Journalist
  People , Sick , Path , Storm


A lot of racers have some of their best days when they're sick.

Author: Ted Ligety - American Athlete
  Best , Some , Sick , Days


Postmodernism is among other things a sick joke at the expense of revolutionary avant-gardism.

Author: Terry Eagleton - English Critic
  Sick , Things , Other , Joke