Quotation Explorer - 'Resident'

RESIDENT, adj. Unable to leave. - Ambrose Bierce
Hell must be isothermal; for otherwise the resident engineers and physical chemists (of which there must be some) could set up a heat engine to run a refrigerator to cool off a portion of their surroundings to any desired temperature.
A well painted facade seldom scares a resident cockroach. - Hasse Jerner
I remember that I did feel, starting my mini-tour, the resident anxiety you develop when you know you've been too lucky; at any moment, maybe next Tuesday afternoon, I would be stricken with something unbearable. - Carol Shields
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