Authors that match 'amid'.

Hamid Karzai Statesman (1957-)

Quotations that match 'amid'.

The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire. Jack Schwartz
[ Amid Analogous Bank British Cease-Fire End Gaza Guerrilla Hopefully Involves Island Measures Military Northern Occupation Security Situation Urban Warfare West Will]
I see that the path of progress has never taken a straight line, but has always been a zigzag course amid the conflicting forces of right and wrong, truth and error, justice and injustice, cruelty and mercy. Kelly Miller
[ Always Amid Been Conflicting Course Cruelty Error Forces Injustice Justice Line Mercy Never Path Progress Right See Straight Taken Truth Wrong Zigzag]
I've never believed that pop music is escapist trash. There's always a darkness in it, even amidst great pop music. Thom Yorke
[ Always Amidst Believed Darkness Escapist Even Great Music Never Pop Trash]
From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Centuries Down Forty Heights Look Pyramids These Us]
The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds. Joseph Addison
[ Age Amidst Away Crush Dim Elements Fade Flourish Grow Himself Immortal Matter Nature Shall Shalt Sink Stars Sun Thou Wars Worlds Wrecks Years Youth]
Organized religion: the world's largest pyramid scheme. Bernard Katz
[ Largest Organized Pyramid Religion Scheme World]
I think what makes our marriage work amid all the glare is that my husband is my best friend. He inspires everything in my life and enables me to do the best that I can. I want to hang out with him more than anyone. Faith Hill
[ Amid Anyone Best Enables Everything Friend Glare Hang Him Husband Inspires Life Makes Marriage More Our Out Than Think Want Work]
My spine healed incorrectly. There were long periods when I'd be perfectly all right, and then there were many other times when I wasn't, when my back would give out and throw me down to the floor amid waves of nauseating pain. Dick York
[ Amid Back Down Floor Give Healed Incorrectly Long Many Nauseating Other Out Pain Perfectly Periods Right Spine Then Throw Times Waves Were Would]
They say the Pharaohs built the pyramids Do you think one Pharaoh dropped one bead of sweat? We built the pyramids for the Pharaohs and we're building for them yet. Anna Louise Strong
[ Building Built Dropped Pyramids Say Sweat Them Think Yet]
A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few individuals, with the blessing of more, and amid the passive acquiescence of all. Tacitus
[ Amid Blessing Committed Crime Few Individuals Initiative More Passive Shocking Unscrupulous]
We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship. E. M. Forster
[ Admit Amidst Away Cannot Censorship Dangers Enough Foresee Freedom Get Her Nervous Nuisance Outcome Past Praise Present Safely She Tucked Whose Willing]
The pyramid once passed there was still a short way to go before we confronted the Sphinx, in the middle of what our contemporaries have left him of his desert. Pierre Loti
[ Before Confronted Contemporaries Desert Go Him His Left Middle Once Our Passed Pyramid Short Sphinx Sphinx Still Way]
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Amid Art Change Order Preserve Progress]
But who can paint like Nature? Can imagination boast, amid its gay creation, hues like hers? James Thomson
[ Amid Boast Creation Gay Hers Hues Imagination Nature Paint]
Perhaps catastrophe is the natural human environment, and even though we spend a good deal of energy trying to get away from it, we are programmed for survival amid catastrophe. Germaine Greer
[ Amid Away Catastrophe Deal Energy Environment Even Get Good Human Natural Perhaps Programmed Spend Survival Though Trying]
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy. Arthur Helps
[ Amid Born Deep Hearts Joy Silence Strength]
I will announce some of the tombs I found next to the great pyramid of Khufu. One is an intact tomb that I have not opened yet. Zahi Hawass
[ Announce Found Great Intact Next Opened Pyramid Some Tomb Tombs Will Yet]
Today the traveller on the Nile enters a wonderland at whose gates rise the colossal pyramids of which he has had visions perhaps from earliest childhood. James H. Breasted
[ Childhood Colossal Earliest Enters Gates Had Nile Perhaps Pyramids Rise Today Traveller Visions Which Whose Wonderland]
Ask those who love Him with a sincere love, and they will tell you that they find no greater or prompter relief amid the troubles of their life than in loving conversation with their Divine Friend. Alphonsus Liguori
[ Amid Ask Conversation Divine Find Friend Greater Him Life Love Loving Relief Sincere Tell Than Their Those Troubles Will]
I think the main influence has been living in New York City. Aside from all the crap around 9/11, I find it very demanding to think amid all the noise and visual pollution. George Murray
[ Amid Around Aside Been City Crap Demanding Find Influence Living Main New Noise Pollution Think Very Visual York]
Amid the pressure of great events, a general principle gives no help. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Amid Events General Gives Great Help Pressure Principle]
The rational mind of man is a shallow thing, a shore upon a continent of the irrational, wherein thin colonies of reason have settled amid a savage world. Wilford O. Cross
[ Amid Colonies Continent Irrational Man Mind Rational Reason Savage Settled Shallow Shore Thin Thing Upon Wherein World]
Amidst all the clutter, beyond all the obstacles, aside from all the static, are the goals set. Put your head down, do the best job possible, let the flak pass, and work towards those goals. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Amidst Aside Best Beyond Clutter Down Flak Goals Head Job Obstacles Pass Possible Put Set Static Those Towards Work Your]
Many who seem to be struggling with adversity are happy; many, amid great affluence, are utterly miserable. Tacitus
[ Adversity Affluence Amid Great Happy Many Miserable Seem Struggling Utterly]
Amidst the confusion of the times, the conflicts of conscience, and the turmoil of daily living, an abiding faith becomes an anchor to our lives. Thomas S. Monson
[ Abiding Amidst Anchor Becomes Conflicts Confusion Conscience Daily Faith Lives Living Our Times Turmoil]
If, amid the multitude of contending counsel, you have hesitated and doubted; if, when a great measure suggested itself, you have shrunk from the vast responsibility, afraid to go forward lest you should go wrong, what wonder? Robert Dale Owen
[ Afraid Amid Contending Counsel Doubted Forward Go Great Hesitated Itself Lest Measure Multitude Responsibility Should Shrunk Suggested Vast Wonder Wrong]
When we find something new at Giza, we announce it to the world. The Sphinx and the Pyramids are world treasures. We are the guardian's of these treasures, but they belong to the world. Zahi Hawass
[ Announce Belong Find Guardian New Pyramids Something Sphinx Sphinx These Treasures World]
If you look closely enough, amid the merciless and the bitter, there is always the chance that you may find comfort and the promise of something good. Bob Greene
[ Always Amid Bitter Chance Closely Comfort Enough Find Good Look May Merciless Promise Something]
I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence. Robert Burns
[ Amid Armour Defensive Existence Favourite Mind Offensive Pick Quotations Ready Store Struggle Them Turbulent]
I saw a human pyramid once. It was very unnecessary. Mitch Hedberg
[ Human Once Pyramid Saw Unnecessary Very]
We are laying the foundations of a government, which we hope may outlast the Pyramids. Caleb Cushing
[ Foundations Government Hope Laying May Outlast Pyramids Which]
Only let the North exert as much moral influence over the South, as the South has exerted demoralizing influence over the North, and slavery would die amid the flame of Christian remonstrance, and faithful rebuke, and holy indignation. Angelina Grimke
[ Amid Christian Demoralizing Die Exert Exerted Faithful Flame Holy Indignation Influence Moral Much North Only Over Rebuke Slavery South Would]
At a time when U.S. jobs are heading overseas at a record pace, and amidst increased sanctions on our manufacturers and producers from other countries, it's imperative that we do all we can to provide our businesses a climate to operate successfully. Blanche Lincoln
[ Amidst Businesses Climate Countries Heading Imperative Increased Jobs Manufacturers Operate Other Our Overseas Pace Producers Provide Record Sanctions Successfully Time]
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans. Friedrich Schiller
[ Amid Clamor Difficult Discriminate Heated Partisans Raised Truth Voice]
Be a philosopher but, amid all your philosophy be still a man. David Hume
[ Amid Man Philosopher Philosophy Still Your]
Let peace, descending from her native heaven, bid her olives spring amidst the joyful nations; and plenty, in league with commerce, scatter blessings from her copious hand! Daniel Boone
[ Amidst Bid Blessings Commerce Descending Hand Heaven Her Joyful League Nations Native Peace Plenty Scatter Spring]
It's very important to reveal the mystery of the pyramid. Science in archaeology is very important. People all over the world are waiting to solve this mystery. Zahi Hawass
[ Archaeology Important Mystery Over Pyramid Reveal Science Solve Very Waiting World]
Idealistic reformers are dangerous because their idealism has no roots in love, but is simply a hysterical and unbalanced rage for order amidst their own chaos. William Irwin Thompson
[ Amidst Because Chaos Dangerous Hysterical Idealism Idealistic Love Order Own Rage Reformers Roots Simply Their Unbalanced]
The work of many of the greatest men, inspired by duty, has been done amidst suffering and trial and difficulty. They have struggled against the tide, and reached the shore exhausted. Samuel Smiles
[ Against Amidst Been Difficulty Done Duty Exhausted Greatest Inspired Many Men Reached Shore Struggled Suffering Tide Trial Work]
Some dog I got too. We call him Egypt. Because in every room he leaves a pyramid. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Because Call Dog Egypt Every Got Him Leaves Pyramid Room Some Too]
An atmosphere of beliefs and conceptions has been formed by the labours and struggles of our forefathers, which enables us to breathe amid the various and complex circumstances of our life. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Amid Atmosphere Been Beliefs Breathe Circumstances Complex Conceptions Enables Forefathers Formed Labours Life Our Struggles Us Various Which]
My wife was delighted with the home I had given her amid the prairies of the far west. Buffalo Bill
[ Amid Delighted Far Given Had Her Home Prairies West Wife]
Whoever grows angry amid troubles applies a drug worse than the disease and is a physician unskilled about misfortunes. Sophocles
[ Amid Angry Applies Disease Grows Misfortunes Physician Than Troubles Unskilled Whoever Worse]
I would like to be remembered as a guy who had a set of priorities, and was willing to live by those priorities. In terms of accomplishments, my biggest accomplishment is that I kept the country safe amidst a real danger. George W. Bush
[ Accomplishment Accomplishments Amidst Biggest Country Danger Guy Had Kept Live Priorities Real Remembered Safe Set Terms Those Willing Would]
Even the pyramids might one day disappear, but not the Palestinians longing for their homeland. Eduard Shevardnadze
[ Day Disappear Even Homeland Longing Might Palestinians Pyramids Their]
Do you know that charming part of our country which has been called the garden of France - that spot where, amid verdant plains watered by wide streams, one inhales the purest air of heaven? Alfred de Vigny
[ Air Amid Been Called Charming Country France Garden Heaven Know Our Part Plains Purest Spot Streams Watered Where Which Wide]
As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel, so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger; but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex. Adam Sedgwick
[ Against Aim Anger Apex Babel Daring God High Philosophy Poised Pyramid Seek Shelter System Tower]