The prolonged slavery of women is the darkest page in human history.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Retirement may be looked upon either as a prolonged holiday or as a rejection, a being thrown on to the scrap-heap.
Simone de Beauvoir
To our critical eyes, the threads of which the past is woven are, by nature, endless and indivisible. Scientifically speaking, we cannot grasp the absolute beginning of anything: everything extends backwards to be prolonged by something else.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Prolonged endurance tames the bold.
Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
I believe in a long, prolonged, derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown.
Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It not only involves praising trash but constantly inventing reactions towards books about which one has no spontaneous feeling whatever.
There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.
C. S. Lewis
If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another.
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