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  • Did the chicken come before the egg or vice versa?
  • What I hate to-day I adore to-morrow, and vice versa.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  Twenty Years After
  • she hates him and vice versa
  • He could not open the door without first closing the closet door, and vice versa.
    London, Jack  --  Martin Eden

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  • All-stars had to guard losers like me, and vice versa.
    Sherman Alexie  --  The Absolutlely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • I shiver, thinking about how easy it is to be totally wrong about people—to see one tiny part of them and confuse it for the whole, to see the cause and think it’s the effect or vice versa.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • The best girls get the best men and vice versa.
    Kiera Cass  --  The One
  • So, of course you know the relations between Illea and Swendway are old and strong, drawing many Swendish people to settle here, making small communities, and vice versa.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  • Positive numbers if the boy is more attracted to the girl; negative if vice versa.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines

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  • I came here to see you, and I don’t think I should discuss Mia with you or vice versa."
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • Then vice versa.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • The whole day struck him as a tantalizing dance, in which each of them had taken turns leading, one pushing, the other pulling, and vice versa.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • In fact they will mate with dogs, or vice versa, whenever the opportunity arises.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • Number one’s answer was found in number twenty-one (and vice versa), number two’s answer was found in number twenty-two, and so on, all the way up to number forty, which cleared up the mystery of parataxis and hypotaxis raised in question twenty.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • If I looked like I might drift off, David nudged me and vice versa.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • And vice versa.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • He kisses the side of my head and says good night and then laces his fingers through my mine like he always does; like he’s reminding me that he’s still here, or maybe vice versa.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • Fanatic in its identification of Jews with international Communism, and vice versa, the movement was especially influential in the universities, where in the early 1920s physical violence against Jewish students became endemic.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • For almost two years he had been my only friend, and vice versa.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • And vice versa.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • I thought to myself, I guess now Indians can be cowboys too, though probably not vice versa.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Bean Trees
  • Then he told us they were acting this way because the missionaries before us were white people, and vice versa.
    Alice Walker  --  The Color Purple
  • The transmitter communicates information to the brain from the computer, and vice versa, and the liquid alters the brain to put it in a simulation state.
    Veronica Roth  --  Insurgent
  • The Valiants had been beating their competition so badly that Anderson was switching his offensive players to defense and vice versa midway through games out of sympathy for the competition.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • Owens’s Whosoever Baptist Church she loved, though he wasn’t her favorite minister because he left his wife, or vice versa-we never knew.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • Whenever she tells me to get a glass of milk, I feel like a Pepsi and vice versa.
    Paul Zindel  --  The Pigman
  • He might somehow get loose and undo the old man, or vice versa.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Kyle knew what Ian would do before Ian did it, and vice versa.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • He blows the whistle and the music stops, leaving the Jet boys opposite Sharks girls, and vice versa.
    Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim  --  Westside Story
  • For almost as long as black folks have been in this country, they’ve had a complicated relationship with law enforcement—and vice versa.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • Well, you have friends, and so have I. You have friends I can use, and vice versa.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Do you know why losing your dragon, or vice versa, usually kills the survivor?
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • She was the one who had seduced him, not vice versa.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • The Wynand papers stood against Privilege and for the Common Man, but in a respectable manner that could shock nobody; they exposed monopolies, when they wished; they supported strikes, when they wished, and vice versa.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • Management’s lawyer would contest the proxies of the insurgents ("I challenge this!") and vice versa Lawyers who prevailed in the snake pit excelled at winging it.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • She’d listened to him just as he’d listened to her, he’d believed he could tell her anything, and vice versa.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • And vice versa, right?
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • I’ve illuminated the blackness of my invisibility-and vice versa.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • But at times like this, it looked a lot like Whitney, and vice versa, so it was hard to tell the difference.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Just Listen
  • The tulip is not a reason for disbelief in the hanged man, or vice versa.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid’s Tale
  • He visited his "good friend Anna Pavlovna" as well as his daughter’s "diplomatic salon," and often in his constant comings and goings between the two camps became confused and said at Helene’s what he should have said at Anna Pavlovna’s and vice versa.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • Thus, if this new year isn’t a happy one for me, it will be for him, and vice versa.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • But, by the best contradictory authorities, this Grecian story of Hercules and the whale is considered to be derived from the still more ancient Hebrew story of Jonah and the whale; and vice versa; certainly they are very similar.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • When Nippers’ was on, Turkey’s was off; and vice versa.
    Herman Melville  --  Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
  • Look at the Greek pediment inscribed upon the Roman pediment, and vice versa.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Happier times had happier language, and stressful times vice versa.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • The fact that they unwittingly stopped some 500 feet short of their goal explains why they didn’t see Hansen, Hall, or Lopsang on top, and vice versa.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • There was Peter, who she’d known forever-although Peter no longer came to her house and vice versa, they still hung out together in school, and he was the last person in the world Josie could ever imagine doing anything illegal.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Some of the Native children I’ve had in my classes over the years could almost pass for Japanese, and vice versa.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
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