draw the line

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  • It was sometimes rather hard to know where he did draw the line. Cited from South Wind, by Norman Douglas
  • Now the question is, where shall we draw the line in this case? Cited from The Deserter, by Charles King
  • It was difficult to draw the line between the two classes of operations. Cited from The Crisis of the Naval War, by John Rushworth Jellicoe
  • If the work is physical, it is not necessary to draw the line so fine. Cited from Maintaining Health, by R. L. Alsaker
  • Even in literature one must know where to draw the line. Cited from Wheels of Chance/Bicycling Idyll by H.G. Wells #14
  • I drew the line and gained a little, but gave way for fear it should break. Cited from Patience Wins, by George Manville Fenn
  • Yet it is certainly hard to draw the line between the culture of the two people. Cited from The Prehistoric World, by E. A. Allen
  • The difficulty is to know at what point to draw the line. Cited from The Silent Isle, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • We do not know where they drew the line from others speaking the same tongue. Cited from The Maya Chronicles, by Various
  • The time has come for us to draw the line. Cited from State of the Union, Richard Nixon
  • One woman with reference to another can draw the line between love and friendship. Cited from Phineas Finn, by Anthony Trollope
  • He may think he will marry her, but I draw the line there. Cited from Red Pottage, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • But I seem to have reached a point where I must draw the line.
  • Someone has to draw the line and it can be done only through the police.
  • "Even a girl of my station would draw the line at that." Cited from Short Cruises, by W. W. Jacobs
  • But where are you going to draw the line? Cited from South Wind, by Norman Douglas
  • But how do you draw the line between art and terror?
  • I should be glad to know where YOU draw the line? Cited from Miss Lou, by E. P. Roe
  • I draw the line between me and my character.
  • To draw the line between your constant attention and my own necessity! Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
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