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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Move
 
  Moving constantly, like the spheres.
            —Anonymous
  1
Gently she moved in the calmness of beauty,
Moved as the bough to the light breeze of morning.
            —Arabian
  2
  Moving like heaven still in the self-same moving.
            —Phineas Fletcher
  3
A wizard wind did faintly move,
Like a whisper through a dream.
            —Owen Meredith
  4
  When everything moves equally, nothing moves apparently: as on a ship.
            —Blaise Pascal
  5
Moving, like a skeptic’s thought,
Out of nowhere into naught.
            —James Whitcomb Riley
  6
  Moved one like the finest eloquence.
            —Alexander Smith
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