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No cord or cable can so forcibly draw, or hold so fast, as love can do with a twined thread. (Anatomy of Melancholy) - Robert Burton

His angle-rod made of a sturdy oak; His line, a cable which in storms never broke; His hook he baited with a dragon's tail, And sat upon a rock, and bobbed for whale. (Upon a Giant's Angling) - William King

In ways and thoughts of weakness and of wrong, Threads turn to cords, and cords to cables strong. (The Baptistry) - Isaac Williams

We've got to lift our game tremendously. We'll sell our business news and information in print, we'll sell it to anyone who's got a cable system, and we'll sell it on the Web. - Rupert Murdoch

By diligence and patience, the mouse bit in two the cable. - Benjamin Franklin

One teatime this telephone was ringing its head off so I picked it up and oh my Lord it was the front desk saying Eloise there's a cablegram down here for you do you want us to send it up? (Eloise in Paris) - Kay Thompson

Six days shalt thou labour and do all thou art able, And on the seventh holystone the deck and scrape the cable. - Ambrose Bierce

A cobweb is as good as the mightiest cable when there is strain upon it. - Henry Ward Beecher

Decks are no longer holystoned, but the cable still supplies the captain with opportunity to attest a pious respect for the divine ordinance. - Ambrose Bierce