Water-drop in a sentence

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By the fall of water-drops the pot is filled: such is the increase of riches, of knowledge, and of virtue.
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It was not yet light; a dense fog prevailed, and the town was as silent as it was dark, except that from the rectangular avenues which framed in the borough there came a chorus of tiny rappings, caused by the fall of water-drops condensed on the boughs; now it was wafted from the West Walk, now from the South Walk; and then from both quarters simultaneously.
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For it struck him that at that spot-a corner of the Weir-something glistened, which did not move and come over with the glistening water-drops, but remained stationary.
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The branches of the old willow-tree rustled in the wind, and large water-drops fell from his green leaves as if the old willow were weeping.
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The water-drops spurted up among the green twigs, and the clerk thought of the millions of animalculae which were thrown into the air with every drop of water, at a height which must be the same to them as it would be to us if we were hurled beyond the clouds.
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He knew not; but the walls of ice shone like blue-green glass; innumerable clefts yawned around him, and the water-drops tinkled like the chiming of church bells, and shone clearly as pearls in the light of a pale-blue flame.
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Deep chasms yawned around it, the water-drops glittered as if lighted with blue flame, and tinkled like the chiming of church bells.
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But after a while the rain began to fall gently, the sun's rays pierced the clouds, and the water-drops glittered like pearls on leaf and stem.
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Even by the falling of water-drops a water-pot is filled; the fool becomes full of evil, even if he gather it little by little. 122.
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Even by the falling of water-drops a water-pot is filled; the wise man becomes full of good, even if he gather it little by little. 123.
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He who overcomes this fierce thirst, difficult to be conquered in this world, sufferings fall off from him, like water-drops from a lotus leaf.
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Humming-birds were hovering before the bare rock as before a flower, perhaps sipping the water-drops that here and there trickled down, and large hawks, like mere specks against the blue, were soaring, but no wren could I see.
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He was listening to the faint near sounds, the dropping of water-drops from the oar-blades, the slight drumming of the lanterns behind him, as they rubbed against one another, the occasional rustling of Gudrun's full skirt, an alien land noise.
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It had a dainty, slender stalk of ebony black, and its hundred tiny leaves quivered like a shower of green water-drops in the air.
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There were still two minutes before the door was shut, and he occupied them by watching the boys as they streamed in, many of them with their waistcoats only half buttoned, and others with the water-drops still dangling from their hastily combed hair.
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Examples of Water-drop

Example #1
He from thee hopes some trifle to obtain; Thou wilt, shouldst thou his wishes baulk, Ten hundred times as much of censure gain.
Example #2
And so finally it is that we do not walk as men confidently towards death, but let death come suddenly upon us.
Example #3
She moved on to the bottom of Corn Street, and, knowing his time well, waited only a few minutes before she heard the familiar bang of his door, and then his quick walk towards her.
Example #4
Next morning, accordingly, she rose at five o'clock and went into the street.
Example #5
He assured himself of this, he threw off his clothes, he plunged into the icy water, and swam for the spot.
Example #6
His hands began plucking off his coat.