Authors that match 'burning'.

Burning Spear Jamaican Musician (1945-)

Quotations that match 'burning'.

Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. Don Henley
[ Best Bridge Burning Get Light Sometimes]
If the invaders reach Iran, the country will turn into a burning hell for them. Mohammad Khatami
[ Burning Country Hell Into Invaders Iran Reach Them Turn Will]
I don't think of myself as offbeat and weird. As a kid, I saw myself as the type of guy who would run into a burning building to save the baby. Christian Slater
[ Baby Building Burning Guy Into Kid Myself Offbeat Run Save Saw Think Type Weird Would]
All religion seems to need to prove that it's the only truth. And that's where it turns demonic. Because that's when you get religious wars and persecutions and burning heretics at the stake. John Shelby Spong
[ Because Burning Demonic Get Heretics Need Only Prove Religion Religious Seems Stake Truth Turns Wars Where]
Over time, the federal government should move the nation to a single standard, clean-burning gasoline. Mark Kirk
[ Federal Gasoline Government Move Nation Over Should Single Standard Time]
But you can make good radio, interesting radio, great radio even, without an urgent question, a burning issue at stake. Ira Glass
[ Burning Even Good Great Interesting Issue Make Question Radio Stake Urgent Without]
By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not rid men's minds of him. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Books Bookshelves Burning Him Luther May Men Minds Rid Will Your]
Dodging and burning are steps to take care of mistakes God made in establishing tonal relationships. Ansel Adams
[ Burning Care Dodging Establishing God Made Mistakes Relationships Steps Take Tonal]
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable. Bruce Lee
[ Becomes Beginning Caught Coals Fierce Fire Flame Flickering Friendship Grows Hearts Hot Light Love Mature Often Older Only Our Pretty Still Unquenchable Very]
I don't think having a My Chemical Romance action figure will make a kid start his own band, I like to think it will make him save children from a burning building. Gerard Way
[ Action Band Building Burning Chemical Children Figure Having Him His Kid Make Own Romance Save Start Think Will]
There are so many exceptions to free speech: child pornography, cross burning, libel, fighting words. Cliff Stearns
[ Burning Child Cross Exceptions Fighting Free Libel Many Speech Words]
If we can produce more ethanol and bio-diesel to help fuel our vehicles, we will create jobs, boost local economies and produce cleaner burning fuels. This will keep dollars here at home where they can have a positive impact on our economy. Rick Renzi
[ Boost Burning Cleaner Create Dollars Economies Economy Ethanol Fuel Fuels Help Here Home Impact Jobs Keep Local More Our Positive Produce Vehicles Where Will]
We all have that burning question about what happens if we lose somebody we love, especially if we lose them tragically. We wonder what fear was going on, we wonder if we could have reached out and touched them, held their hand, looked in their eyes, been there. Kevin Costner
[ Been Burning Could Especially Eyes Fear Going Hand Happens Held Looked Lose Love Out Question Reached Somebody Their Them Touched Tragically Wonder]
I had a burning ambition. Otherwise, I wouldn't have accomplished it. Claire Bloom
[ Accomplished Ambition Burning Had Otherwise]
The sky is not burning, and to claim that it is amounts to journalistic malpractice... the press only promotes the global warming alarmists and ignores or minimizes those of us who are skeptical. Mark L. Campbell
[ Amounts Burning Claim Global Ignores Journalistic Malpractice Only Press Promotes Skeptical Sky Those Us Warming]
My generation had to be taken seriously because we were stopping things and burning things. We were able to initiate change, because we had such vast numbers. We were part of the baby boom, and when we moved, everything moved with us. John Hughes
[ Able Baby Because Boom Burning Change Everything Generation Had Initiate Moved Numbers Part Seriously Stopping Such Taken Things Us Vast Were]
When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy, when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Becomes Burning Gets Heart Philosophy Poetry Then Truth]
I don't have any particular burning desire to go back to being cuddly. Not really. Hugh Grant
[ Any Back Being Burning Cuddly Desire Go Particular Really]
Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Coals Disciplined Fierce Flame Flickering Heart Hot Light Love Often Older Only Pretty Still Unquenchable Very Young]
Since 1850, burning of fossil fuels, coal, oil and natural gas has increased 100 times to produce energy as the world has industrialized to serve the world's more than 6 billion and growing population. John Olver
[ Billion Burning Coal Energy Fossil Fuels Gas Growing Increased Industrialized More Natural Oil Population Produce Serve Since Than Times World]
Another method of eating burning coals employs small balls of burned cotton in a dish of burning alcohol. Harry Houdini
[ Alcohol Another Balls Burned Burning Coals Cotton Dish Eating Employs Method Small]
I saw my hometown burning that day. Rodney King
[ Burning Day Hometown Saw]
I can tell you 100 percent Pastor Jones will not burn the Quran tomorrow. There will be no Quran burning. Kilari Anand Paul
[ Burn Burning Jones Pastor Percent Tell Tomorrow Will]
If you want a love message to be heard, it has got to be sent out. To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it. Mother Teresa
[ Burning Got Heard Keep Lamp Love Message Oil Out Putting Sent Want]
No attempt at ethical or social seduction can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party. So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin. Aneurin Bevan
[ Am Attempt Burning Concerned Deep Eradicate Ethical Far Hatred Heart Lower Party Seduction Social Than Tory Vermin]
Nobody should smoke cigarettes - and smoking with an ulcer is like pouring gasoline on a burning house. Sara Murray Jordan
[ Burning Cigarettes Gasoline House Nobody Pouring Should Smoke Smoking Ulcer]
Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve. Wilferd A. Peterson
[ Achieve Burning Desire Focusing Full Power Success]
We are, of course, now against any other group burning Qurans. We would right now ask no one to burn Qurans. We are absolutely strong on that. It is not the time to do it. Terry Jones
[ Absolutely Against Any Ask Burn Burning Course Group Now Other Right Strong Time Would]
It was also important for me to have a burning desire to achieve something worthwhile on that instrument, and I devoted many many many hours with little or no compensation to perfecting whatever I could, because I loved it so much. Billy Sheehan
[ Achieve Also Because Burning Compensation Could Desire Devoted Hours Important Instrument Little Loved Many Much Perfecting Something Whatever Worthwhile]
You still stand watch, O human star, burning without a flicker, perfect flame, bright and resourceful spirit. Each of your rays a great idea - O torch which passes from hand to hand, from age to age, world without end. Karel Capek
[ Age Bright Burning Each End Flame Flicker Great Hand Human Idea Passes Perfect Rays Resourceful Spirit Stand Star Still Torch Watch Which Without World Your]
He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever. Gilbert Parker
[ Altar Being Burning Came Declared Devotion Forever Goal Headlong Him His Instant Keep Lamp Leap Light Purpose Reason Spirit Steps Toilsome World Would]
Who are taking to the witch burning Saturday night? Stan Freberg
[ Burning Night Saturday Taking Witch]
I don't have a burning passion to live in America per se but I would certainly like to work there. Cillian Murphy
[ America Burning Certainly Live Passion Per Se Work Would]
The most censored speech in America today is not flag-burning, pornography, or the press. Phyllis Schlafly
[ America Censored Most Press Speech Today]
When we meet, I'm interested and I'm curious about what he's doing because he's burning a number from a client. And I'm like, 'Who is this?' and my girlfriend's like, 'That's a drug dealer. Stay away from him.' Rosario Dawson
[ Away Because Burning Client Curious Dealer Doing Girlfriend Him Interested Meet Number Stay]
I do not see how a people that can find in its conscience any excuse whatever for slowly burning to death a human being, or for tolerating such an act, can be entrusted with the salvation of a race. James Weldon Johnson
[ Act Any Being Burning Conscience Death Entrusted Excuse Find How Human Race Salvation See Slowly Such Tolerating Whatever]
Burning desire to be or do something gives us staying power - a reason to get up every morning or to pick ourselves up and start in again after a disappointment. Marsha Sinetar
[ After Again Burning Desire Disappointment Every Get Gives Morning Ourselves Pick Power Reason Something Start Staying Up Us]
It is only with burning anger that we can speak of this attack by counter-revolutionary reactionary elements against the capital of our country, against our people's democratic order and the power of the working class. Janos Kadar
[ Against Anger Attack Burning Capital Class Country Democratic Elements Only Order Our Power Reactionary Speak Working]
There's always some amount of gradual, slow burning destruction over the course of partying. Gavin DeGraw
[ Always Amount Burning Course Destruction Gradual Over Partying Slow Some]
No amount of cajolery, and no attempts at ethical or social seduction, can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party. So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin. Aneurin Bevan
[ Am Amount Attempts Burning Concerned Deep Eradicate Ethical Far Hatred Heart Lower Party Seduction Social Than Tory Vermin]
The only burning passion I'm sure I have, is the passion for sex. Robert Crumb
[ Burning Only Passion Sex Sure]
Even in decline, a virtuous man increases the beauty of his behavior. A burning stick, though turned to the ground, has its flame drawn upwards. Saskya Pandita
[ Beauty Behavior Burning Decline Drawn Even Flame Ground His Increases Man Stick Though Turned Upwards Virtuous]
The violence and burnings in Lebanon were the work of Syrian soldiers and workers dressed in civilian clothes. Walid Jumblatt
[ Civilian Clothes Dressed Lebanon Soldiers Syrian Violence Were Work Workers]
Also, if I did join another show, I'd end up burning my bridges to the show I love most. Michael Storm
[ Also Another Bridges Burning Did End Join Love Most Show Up]
The burning of an author's books, imprisonment for opinion's sake, has always been the tribute that an ignorant age pays to the genius of its time. Joseph Lewis
[ Age Always Author Been Books Burning Genius Ignorant Imprisonment Opinion Pays Sake Time Tribute]
Destroying rainforest for economic gain is like burning a Renaissance painting to cook a meal. E. O. Wilson
[ Burning Cook Destroying Economic Gain Meal Painting Renaissance]
Unfortunately, the true force which propels our endless political disputes, our constant struggles for political advantage, is often not our burning concern for democracy, it is often of our dedication to the principle of the rule of law. Olusegun Obasanjo
[ Advantage Burning Concern Constant Dedication Democracy Disputes Endless Force Law Often Our Political Principle Propels Rule Struggles True Unfortunately Which]
I think in a sense this is a house that was built on a bad foundation. And the foundation was the Americans coming here and allowing the sacking, burning and plunder of Baghdad, for whatever reason. Jon Lee Anderson
[ Allowing Americans Bad Baghdad Built Burning Coming Foundation Here House Plunder Reason Sense Think Whatever]
It's all about people. It's about networking and being nice to people and not burning any bridges. Your book is going to impress, but in the end it is people that are going to hire you. Mike Davidson
[ Any Being Book Bridges Burning End Going Hire Impress Networking Nice Your]
The whole point of writing is to have something in your gut or in your soul or in your mind that's burning to be written. Jerome Lawrence
[ Burning Gut Mind Point Something Soul Whole Writing Written Your]
Material loss can be made up through renewed labor, but the moral wrong which has been inflicted upon the conquered peoples, in the peace dictates, leaves a burning scar on the people's conscience. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Been Burning Conquered Conscience Dictates Inflicted Labor Leaves Loss Made Material Moral Peace Peoples Renewed Scar Through Up Upon Which Wrong]
Please don't ask me to do that which I've just said I'm not going to do, because you're burning up time. The meter is running through the sand on you, and I am now filibustering. George H. W. Bush
[ Am Ask Because Burning Going Just Meter Now Please Running Said Sand Through Time Up Which]
I don't have a burning desire to be taken seriously as an actor. I don't have a master plan in that way. Ben Stiller
[ Actor Burning Desire Master Plan Seriously Taken Way]
If we got into a situation where people start burning our records, then bring it on. That's the whole point. The gloaming has begun. We're in the darkness. This has happened before. Go read some history. Thom Yorke
[ Before Begun Bring Burning Darkness Go Got Happened History Into Our Point Read Records Situation Some Start Then Where Whole]
God, for example, appealed to me as a beardless man wearing a quilted silk cap; holiness was something burning, forbidding, something connected with fire while a day had the form of an oblong box. Abraham Cahan
[ Appealed Box Burning Cap Connected Day Example Fire Forbidding Form God Had Holiness Man Silk Something Wearing While]
If you're bored with life - you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things - you don't have enough goals. Lou Holtz
[ Bored Burning Desire Enough Every Get Goals Life Morning Things Up]
No nation, savage or civilized, save only the United States of America, has confessed its inability to protect its women save by hanging, shooting, and burning alleged offenders. Ida B. Wells
[ Alleged America Burning Civilized Confessed Hanging Inability Nation Offenders Only Protect Savage Save Shooting States United Women]
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat. Harry Emerson Fosdick
[ Burning Down Get Hating House Own Rat Rid Your]
Fuel cell vehicles run on clean-burning hydrogen and are three times more efficient than the traditional combustible engine. Albert Wynn
[ Cell Combustible Efficient Engine Fuel Hydrogen More Run Than Three Times Traditional Vehicles]
The eating of burning brimstone is an entirely fake performance. Harry Houdini
[ Burning Eating Entirely Fake Performance]
Books are the ever burning lamps of accumulated wisdom. George William Curtis
[ Accumulated Books Burning Ever Lamps Wisdom]
Burning dinner is not incompetence but war. Marge Piercy
[ Burning Dinner Incompetence War]
I don't see myself necessarily having a burning desire to write a symphony. Danny Elfman
[ Burning Desire Having Myself Necessarily See Symphony Write]
And religion causes most of the problems, war, and economics of course, and study your history or you're going to repeat it; and if you're burning a Harry Potter book you need some serious counseling, you don't get it, you're missing the whole point. Michael Berryman
[ Book Burning Causes Counseling Course Economics Get Going Harry History Missing Most Need Point Potter Problems Religion Repeat Serious Some Study War Whole Your]
A cat's rage is beautiful, burning with pure cat flame, all its hair standing up and crackling blue sparks, eyes blazing and sputtering. William S. Burroughs
[ Beautiful Blazing Blue Burning Cat Eyes Flame Hair Pure Rage Sparks Sputtering Standing Up]
The scientists who do climate research understand that much of the ever increasing concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere since 1850 must be attributed to burning those fossil fuels to produce the energy that drives industrialization. John Olver
[ Atmosphere Attributed Burning Climate Co2 Concentration Drives Energy Ever Fossil Fuels Increasing Industrialization Much Must Produce Research Scientists Since Those Understand]
What is to give light must endure burning. Viktor E. Frankl
[ Burning Endure Give Light Must]
I'm all for selling books, but when guys are burning my house down, that's where I draw the line. Robert Kirkman
[ Books Burning Down Draw Guys House Line Selling Where]
The Normans came over, lance in hand, burning and trampling down every thing before them, and cutting off the Saxon dynasty and the Saxon nobles at the edge of the sword; but the right of petition remained untouched. Caleb Cushing
[ Before Burning Came Cutting Down Dynasty Edge Every Hand Lance Nobles Off Over Petition Remained Right Sword Them Thing Untouched]
If your house is burning, wouldn't you try and put out the fire? Imran Khan Home
[ Burning Fire House Out Put Try Your]
I've never looked ahead very much in my life. I've never had any grand plan from the outset. I had no burning ambition to do what I do. Tracey Ullman
[ Ahead Ambition Any Burning Grand Had Life Looked Much Never Outset Plan Very]
We remember the heroes who ran into the burning buildings to rescue those trapped inside, and the dauntless passengers on Flight 93 who laid down their lives to save others, including almost certainly those of us in the U.S. Capitol. Todd Tiahrt
[ Almost Buildings Burning Capitol Certainly Down Flight Heroes Including Inside Into Laid Lives Others Passengers Ran Remember Rescue Save Their Those Trapped Us]
The Cold War isn't thawing; it is burning with a deadly heat. Communism isn't sleeping; it is, as always, plotting, scheming, working, fighting. Richard M. Nixon
[ Always Burning Cold Communism Deadly Fighting Heat Plotting Sleeping War Working]
I can't tell you where a poem comes from, what it is, or what it is for: nor can any other man. The reason I can't tell you is that the purpose of a poem is to go past telling, to be recognised by burning. A. R. Ammons
[ Any Burning Comes Go Man Nor Other Past Poem Purpose Reason Recognised Tell Telling Where]
Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass. Fran Lebowitz Art
[ Ability Artistic Both Burning Eat Effort Feeling Few Irritate Making Paint Pass Possess Restless Simply Situation Something Sweet Therefore True Unproductive Unseemly Urge Very Will Write]
To keep a lamp burning we have to keep putting oil in it. George MacDonald
[ Burning Keep Lamp Oil Putting]
I think every religious person should have a deep sense of respect for other people's religious documents and religious symbols just as we were deeply opposed to the Taliban destroying the two historic buddhas which they blew up. So I think we ought to all oppose burning the Koran. Newt Gingrich
[ Blew Buddhas Burning Deep Deeply Destroying Documents Every Historic Just Koran Oppose Opposed Other Ought Person Religious Respect Sense Should Symbols Taliban Think Two Up Were Which]
Muscle and water is critical in burning fat. Lee Haney
[ Burning Critical Fat Muscle Water]
I don't know what keeps me going. Sometimes I wonder... I think it's just pure perseverance and wanting to succeed and having that burning desire to always have success. Tanya Tucker
[ Always Burning Desire Going Having Just Keeps Know Perseverance Pure Sometimes Succeed Success Think Wanting Wonder]
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success. Napoleon Hill
[ Any Burning Cut Desire Doing Essential Every Known Maintaining Mind Must Only Person Retreat Sources State Success Sure Undertaking Willing Win Wins]
Everyone except the far right wing of the Republican Party realizes that oil, gas and coal burning are the main activities that have sent the climate into bigger floods, droughts, hurricanes, and El Ninos. Donella Meadows
[ Activities Bigger Burning Climate Coal Droughts El Everyone Except Far Floods Gas Hurricanes Into Main Oil Party Realizes Republican Right Sent Wing]
What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books. Sigmund Freud
[ Ages Books Burned Burning Content Making Middle Now Progress Would]
Your ability to use the principle of autosuggestion will depend, very largely, upon your capacity to concentrate upon a given desire until that desire becomes a burning obsession. Napoleon Hill
[ Ability Becomes Burning Capacity Concentrate Depend Desire Given Largely Obsession Principle Until Upon Use Very Will Your]
Ladies and Gentleman, the Bronx is burning. Howard Cosell
[ Bronx Burning Gentleman Ladies]
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it. Napoleon Hill
[ Burning Definiteness Desire Knowledge Must Possess Purpose Quality Wants Which Win]
I was lucky because on the morning after the burning of the Reichstag I left my home very early to catch a train to Berlin for the conference of our student organization and that is the only reason why I escaped arrest. Klaus Fuchs
[ After Arrest Because Berlin Burning Catch Conference Early Escaped Home Left Lucky Morning Only Organization Our Reason Reichstag Student Train Very Why]
Man loves company - even if it is only that of a small burning candle. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Burning Candle Company Even Loves Man Only Small]
There is a peculiar burning odor in the room, like explosives. the kitchen fills with smoke and the hot, sweet, ashy smell of scorched cookies. The war has begun. Alison Lurie
[ Begun Burning Cookies Explosives Fills Hot Kitchen Odor Peculiar Room Smell Smoke Sweet War]
Many pilots of the time were the opinion that a fighter pilot in a closed cockpit was an impossible thing, because you should smell the enemy. You could smell them because of the oil they were burning. Adolf Galland
[ Because Burning Closed Cockpit Could Enemy Fighter Impossible Many Oil Opinion Pilot Pilots Should Smell Them Thing Time Were]
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. Ray Bradbury
[ Books Burning Crimes Reading Than Them Worse]
Jealousy is love bed of burning snarl. George Meredith
[ Bed Burning Jealousy Love]
The north of the Central African Republic is now a war zone, with rival armed bands burning villages, kidnapping children, robbing travelers and killing people with impunity. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ African Armed Bands Burning Central Children Impunity Kidnapping Killing North Now Republic Rival Robbing Travelers Villages War Zone]
The best that an individual can do is to concentrate on what he or she can do, in the course of a burning effort to do it better. Elizabeth Bowen
[ Best Better Burning Concentrate Course Effort Individual She]
Every few thousand years some shepard inhales smoke from a burning bush and has a vision or eats moldy rye bread in a cave and sees God. Kerry Thornley
[ Bread Burning Bush Cave Eats Every Few God Rye Sees Shepard Smoke Some Thousand Vision Years]
Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash. Leonard Cohen Poetry
[ Burning Evidence Just Life Poetry Well Your]
You see, the Greenhouse Effect is a direct result of burning fossil or old carbon fuels. Jack Herer
[ Burning Carbon Direct Effect Fossil Fuels Greenhouse Old Result See]
Living wild species are like a library of books still unread. Our heedless destruction of them is akin to burning the library without ever having read its books. John Dingell
[ Akin Books Burning Destruction Ever Having Heedless Library Living Our Read Species Still Them Unread Wild Without]
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it. W. Clement Stone
[ Burning Demand Desire Discover Enthusiasm Feel Fill Get Mission Will Work Your]
We're lucky, real lucky. Our friends lost their house. We just had some burning embers put holes in the screens. George Martin
[ Burning Embers Friends Had Holes House Just Lost Lucky Our Put Real Screens Some Their]
I am dominated by one thing, an irresistible, burning attraction towards the abstract. Gustave Moreau
[ Abstract Am Attraction Burning Dominated Irresistible Thing Towards]
The Path that leadeth on is lighted by one fire - the light of daring burning in the heart. The more one dares, the more he shall obtain. Helena Petrova Blavatsky
[ Burning Dares Daring Fire Heart Light Lighted More Obtain Path Shall]
Everything was black in the harbor, but there were still some fires burning on the ships. Barney Ross
[ Black Burning Everything Fires Harbor Ships Some Still Were]
In 1945, there were more people killed, more buildings destroyed, more high explosives set off, more fires burning than before or since. Stephen Ambrose
[ Before Buildings Burning Destroyed Explosives Fires High Killed More Off Set Since Than Were]