NIGHT in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - night in The Souls of Black Folk
1  All night long the water is crying to me.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In I
2  As the water all night long is crying to me.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In I
3  At last the two came back together in the dark night.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In IV
4  We sat and talked that night after the chores were done.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In IV
5  Then the day ended not, and night was a dreamless terror, and joy and sleep slipped away.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In XI
6  It was out in the country, far from home, far from my foster home, on a dark Sunday night.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In X
7  Indeed, the gaunt father who toiled night and day would scarcely be happy out of debt, being so used to it.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In IV
8  The hours trembled on; the night listened; the ghastly dawn glided like a tired thing across the lamplight.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In XI
9  When night falls on the City of a Hundred Hills, a wind gathers itself from the seas and comes murmuring westward.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In V
10  My desk was made of three boards, reinforced at critical points, and my chair, borrowed from the landlady, had to be returned every night.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In IV
11  And, indeed, the merchants tell many a true tale of shiftlessness and cheating; of cotton picked at night, mules disappearing, and tenants absconding.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In VIII
12  I saw his breath beat quicker and quicker, pause, and then his little soul leapt like a star that travels in the night and left a world of darkness in its train.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In XI
13  And then one night the little feet pattered wearily to the wee white bed, and the tiny hands trembled; and a warm flushed face tossed on the pillow, and we knew baby was sick.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In XI
14  At last we spoke of the neighbors, and as night fell, Uncle Bird told me how, on a night like that, 'Thenie came wandering back to her home over yonder, to escape the blows of her husband.'
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In IV
15  He muttered to me with the murmur of many ages, when he said: "White man sit down whole year; Nigger work day and night and make crop; Nigger hardly gits bread and meat; white man sittin down gits all."
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In VIII
16  But back of this still broods silently the deep religious feeling of the real Negro heart, the stirring, unguided might of powerful human souls who have lost the guiding star of the past and seek in the great night a new religious ideal.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In X
17  So here we stand among thoughts of human unity, even through conquest and slavery; the inferiority of black men, even if forced by fraud; a shriek in the night for the freedom of men who themselves are not yet sure of their right to demand it.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In VI
Your search result possibly is over 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.