Love knows not distance; it hath no continent; its eyes are for the stars.
— Gilbert Parker

The immense cities lie basking on the beaches of the continent like whales that have taken to the land.
Arnold J. Toynbee continents quote

No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.
— John Donne

We know less about the sexual life of little girls than of boys. But we need not feel ashamed of this distinction; after all, the sexual life of adult women is a dark continent for psychology.
— Sigmund Freud

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
— continents quotation by Abraham Lincoln