Figures

Famous quotes containing the word figures:

    The figures of the past go cloaked.
    They walk in mist and rain and snow
    And go, go slowly, but they go.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    She, while her lover pants upon her breast,
    Can mark the figures on an Indian chest.
    Alexander Pope (1688–1744)

    It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)