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"I was always an observer, even as a child. I could be satisfied to sit in a car for 3 hours and just look at the street go by while my mother went shopping."

"I work at home, in the country, and days will go by when, except for my husband and son and the occasional UPS man, the only sentient creatures that see me are my chickens and turkeys."

"It's funny, because when you're younger you're in a rush to be 18 or 21 or whatever. But then you hit 30. And now, the days go by like hours. You think, 40, man, this could be the halfway point. It could be the three-quarters point, you know? Who knows?"

"I go by instinct - I don't worry about experience."

"In addition to their power over government based on government financing and personal influence, bankers could steer governments in ways they wished them to go by other pressures."

"The working men, I'll go by and they'll whistle. At first they whistle because they think, 'Oh, it's a girl. She's got blond hair and she's not out of shape,' and then they say, 'Gosh, it's Marilyn Monroe!'"

"In masks outrageous and austere, The years go by in single file But none has merited my fear, And none has quite escaped my smile."

"In masks outrageous and austere, The years go by in single file But none has merited my fear, And none has quite escaped my smile."

"God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas."

"Fame will go by and, so long, I've had you, fame. If it goes by, I've always known it was fickle. So at least it's something I experience, but that's not where I live."

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  • Definition for "go by"
    • To pass or go past without much connection
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