You know, Mr Glanton, I have a superstition about it.
"A Frontier Mystery" by Bertram Mitford
These are all superstitions, and we ought to be ashamed to believe any superstition.
"Earth and Sky Every Child Should Know" by Julia Ellen Rogers
Superficiality and superstition widely prevail.
"Women of the Teutonic Nations" by Hermann Schoenfeld
This superstition is observed by some to this day.
"The Cruise of the Elena or Yachting in the Hebrides" by J. Ewing Ritchie
Superstition, considered as the unreasonable fear of natural agencies, is a passive rather than an active opponent of science.
"The Origin of the World According to Revelation and Science" by John William Dawson
We are sceptics in everything but our superstitions.
"The Book of This and That" by Robert Lynd
The little superstition is as widely distributed as the flint arrow-heads.
"Custom and Myth" by Andrew Lang
Frank Chance, the manager of the Cubs, has a funny superstition which is of the personal sort.
"Pitching in a Pinch" by Christy Mathewson
Nay, the corruption of the very sound is so notorious, that it is only worth mention as illustrating a phase of superstition.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus" by G. A. Chadwick
Yet her soul was not enslaved to that dark and dismal superstition.
"Sketches of Aboriginal Life" by V. V. Vide
This is one of the many instances in which Chinese superstitions are financially expensive.
"Village Life in China" by Arthur H. Smith
This monstrous superstition grew to its height in the twelfth century.
"View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Henry Hallam
All ignorance and superstition!
"The Blood of the Arena" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
While disputing many popular superstitions he showed he partook of others.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
That they had great faults, bigotry, intolerance, and superstition, is now generally conceded.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 2 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
The peasantry of our times have scarce an idea of the enjoyment consequent upon the old creeds and superstitions of their forefathers.
"William Shakespeare as he lived." by Henry Curling
Of course there were superstitions in the old days, but, then, there have been superstitions in medicine at all times.
"Education: How Old The New" by James J. Walsh
You see, there exists more or less a sort of superstition in every country.
"A Fantasy of Far Japan" by Baron Kencho Suyematsu
His superstition was the strongest feature of his depraved mind.
"Sons and Fathers" by Harry Stillwell Edwards
Kindred superstitions stretch through the world.
"Essays in the Study of Folk-Songs (1886)" by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
And this our grandest mission,
And this our purest worth;
To banish superstition,
The blackest curse on earth.
"The Spirits for Good" by Henry Lawson
"Fiendish superstitions hold thee
To a vile and hideous death.
Break their bonds; let love enfold thee;
Off, and fly with me;"—he saith.
"Lita of the Nile" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
Beautiful is the tradition
Of that flight through heavenly portals,
The old classic superstition
Of the theft and the transmission
Of the fire of the Immortals!
"Prometheus, Or, The Poet's Forethought. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Above all cant, all arguments of men,
Above all superstitions, old or new,
Above all creeds of every age and clime,
Stands the eternal truth--the creed of creeds.
"Men" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
The gloom of night had overspread the land,
Swaying its dread sceptre o'er every man;
For superstition like a monarch reigned,
And Adam's sons were fettered by its chain.
"The Nativity" by Mary Weston Fordham
Through the dim veil of evening's dusky shade,
Near some lone fane, or yew's funereal green,
What dreary forms has magic Fear survey'd!
What shrouded spectres Superstition seen!
"Elegy IV. Ophilia's Urn. To Mr. Graves" by William Shenstone
A fire most likely struck by lightning on the superstition mountains.
Players from the Washington Nationals reveal baseball superstitions they have.
" Superstition has an element of truth in it," says Ping Pong's general manager Myca Ferrer.
So my question to you is, what superstition do you have.
According to some sources, it's the most widespread superstition in the United States today.
So if anyone has or knows of a fishing superstition , please share it with me on this blog or email email@example.com.
To enter, tell us about a lucky charm or superstition in your family.
The event revives superstitions about birds as omens.
Friday the 13th is the day of Bad luck or Horror films, maybe a superstition or two.
Sage words of superstition from someone who lived and worked through the Great Depression.
Superstition in sports have no affect on the outcome (Sam Farnsworth).
The superstition that is Friday the 13th dates back to the mid-19th century.
Black cat crossing 13 common superstitions.
Dawn breaks quick and hard in the Superstition Mountains.
Flyer goalie 's major league superstition.