Almost every time somebody gives me a present, it ends up making me sad.
I got my dad a great father's Day present. He called to say: 'Ach. Zis present is so good I now think it vas almost vorth having children.
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Word Difference Right Word
I'll just have them change the entry in the demonology textbook from 'almost extinct' to 'not extinct enough for Alec. He prefers his monsters really, really extinct.' Will that make you happy?
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Self-Confidence Listen Temper
The life she'd led, each of the places she'd called home sending unexpected shoots toward the next, had made her open to almost anything.
(The psuedoscience of planning seems almost neurotic in its determination to imitate empiric failure and ignore empiric success.)
By 2000, Americans had built almost twice as much retail space per citizen as any other country in the world: over nineteen square feet per person. Most of it was in malls.
He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.
purpose Life questions
And for the briefest instant, it almost feels like we're together again.
He loved her for almost everything she was & she decided that was enough to let him stay for a very long time.
adoration story-people love
It is best as one grows older to strip oneself of possessions, to shed oneself downward like a tree, to be almost wholly earth before one dies.