Quotes with dry
Put your trust in God, my boys, and keep your powder dry.
Oliver's Advice (1834), attributed to Oliver Cromwell.
All true histories contain instruction; though, in some, the treasure may be hard to find, and when found, so trivial in quantity that the dry, shrivelled kernel scarcely compensates for the trouble of cracking the nut.
A few locks of dry white hair clung to his scalp, like wild flowers fighting for life on a bare rock.
The Big Sleep (1939)
Freedom is the ferment of freedom. The moistened sponge drinks up water greedily; the dry one sheds it.