Quotations that match 'empty'.

I think it was when I ran into Kerouac and Burroughs - when I was 17 - that I realized I was talking through an empty skull... I wasn't thinking my own thoughts or saying my own thoughts.
[ Burroughs Empty Into Own Ran Realized Saying Skull Talking Think Thinking Thoughts Through]
When not deeply engaged in creative activities, or numbed out by the TV, I felt empty. My heart hurt. I often felt hollow or as if I were some sort of wispy ghost, barely existing.
[ Activities Barely Creative Deeply Empty Engaged Existing Felt Ghost Heart Hollow Hurt Often Out Some Sort Tv Were]
What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from paganism.
[ Called Empty Fame Legacy Name Nothing Paganism Popularly]
It is certain, indeed, that the sacred writers were apt to make great allowances for people with empty stomachs, and though I am well aware that the present profane ones think this very reprehensible, I venture to agree with the sacred writers.
[ Agree Allowances Am Apt Aware Certain Empty Great Indeed Make Ones Present Profane Reprehensible Sacred Stomachs Think Though Venture Very Well Were Writers]
I talk to God but the sky is empty.
[ Empty God Sky Talk]
There are men here and there to whom the whole of life is like an after-dinner hour with a cigar; easy, pleasant, empty, perhaps enlivened by some fable of strife to be forgotten - before the end is told - even if there happens to be any end to it.
[ After-Dinner Any Before Cigar Easy Empty End Even Fable Forgotten Happens Here Hour Life Men Perhaps Pleasant Some Strife Told Whole Whom]
Art, after all, is traditionally displayed against vacancies: paintings on dun walls, sculptures in empty spaces, music in quiet halls.
[ After Against Art Displayed Empty Halls Music Paintings Quiet Sculptures Spaces Traditionally Walls]
The work of Nigeria is not complete for as long as there is any one Nigerian who goes to bed on empty stomach.
[ Any Bed Complete Empty Goes Long Nigeria Nigerian Stomach Work]
There is nothing more mysterious than a TV set left on in an empty room. It is even stranger than a man talking to himself or a woman standing dreaming at her stove. It is as if another planet is communicating with you.
[ Another Communicating Dreaming Empty Even Her Himself Left Man More Mysterious Nothing Planet Room Set Standing Stove Stranger Talking Than Tv Woman]
Genius of a kind has always been with me; an empty heart that has taken on a certain wooden quality; an excellent, strong woman's body and a pitiably starved soul.
[ Always Been Body Certain Empty Excellent Genius Heart Kind Quality Soul Starved Strong Taken Woman Wooden]
On the steps is a machine-gun ready for action. The square is empty; only the streets that lead into it are jammed with people. It would be madness to go farther - the machine-gun is covering the square.
[ Action Covering Empty Farther Go Into Jammed Lead Machine-Gun Madness Only Ready Square Steps Streets Would]
Always keep your mind as bright and clear as the vast sky, the great ocean, and the highest peak, empty of all thoughts. Always keep your body filled with light and heat. Fill yourself with the power of wisdom and enlightenment.
[ Always Body Bright Clear Empty Enlightenment Fill Filled Great Heat Highest Keep Light Mind Ocean Peak Power Sky Thoughts Vast Wisdom Your Yourself]
Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths, all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word.
[ Any Bad Contained Distinguish Education Empty Full Good Graces Half Healing Liberal Matters Saving Truths Word]
You see so many artists who are so talented end up living sad, empty lives. This industry takes so much out of you that without the accountability and leaving God in the center, you can be left so empty and void.
[ Accountability Artists Center Empty End God Industry Leaving Left Lives Living Many Much Out Sad See Takes Talented Up Void Without]
We have forgotten that we have not come to an empty land to inherit it, but we have come to conquer a country from people inhabiting it, that governs it by the virtue of its language and savage culture.
[ Come Conquer Country Culture Empty Forgotten Governs Inhabiting Inherit Land Language Savage Virtue]
But Rangers don't need to go there and win, they need to go there and get a point. I think the hardest thing about it is there will be no supporters. Playing in an empty ground will be a problem for the players.
[ Empty Get Go Ground Hardest Need Players Playing Point Problem Rangers Supporters Thing Think Will Win]
No sane local official who has hung up an empty stocking over the municipal fireplace, is going to shoot Santa Claus just before a hard Christmas.
[ Before Christmas Claus Empty Fireplace Going Hard Hung Just Local Municipal Official Over Sane Santa Shoot Stocking Up]
You'll find that empty vessels make the most sound.
[ Empty Find Make Most Sound Vessels]
I think people need housing. And there's empty buildings, I think people should live in there. If you want to call them squatters, trespassers, hey, I call Wall Street thieves!
[ Buildings Call Empty Hey Housing Live Need Should Street Them Thieves Think Wall Want]
When I take action, I'm not going to fire a $2 million missile at a $10 empty tent and hit a camel in the butt. It's going to be decisive.
[ Action Camel Decisive Empty Fire Going Hit Million Missile Take Tent]
Two of the cruelest, most primitive punishments our town deals out to those who fall from favor are the empty mailbox and the silent telephone.
[ Cruelest Deals Empty Fall Favor Most Our Out Primitive Punishments Silent Telephone Those Town Two]
A boy's appetite grows very fast, and in a few moments the queer, empty feeling had become hunger, and the hunger grew bigger and bigger, until soon he was as ravenous as a bear.
[ Appetite Bear Become Bigger Boy Empty Fast Feeling Few Grew Grows Had Hunger Moments Queer Ravenous Soon Until Very]
Thou must be emptied of that wherewith thou art full, that thou mayest be filled with that whereof thou art empty.
[ Art Emptied Empty Filled Full Must Thou Whereof Wherewith]
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed?
[ Beautiful Blind Cannot Clothed Empty Fact Foot Garment More Noble Recognize Shoe Skin Spirit Than Which]
Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures; there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.
[ Beware Bright Empty Fill Hole Interesting Leaves Misshapen Missing Natures Obsessed Often Place Politically Politics Somehow Something Their Them Up Use]
A fact is like a sack - it won't stand up if it's empty. To make it stand up, first you have to put in it all the reasons and feelings that caused it in the first place.
[ Caused Empty Fact Feelings First Make Place Put Reasons Sack Stand Up Won]
I also wanted to express the strength of cinema to hide reality, while being entertaining. Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness.
[ Also Being Cinema Empty Entertaining Express Fill Hide Life Loneliness Reality Spaces Strength Wanted While Your]
It has been said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength.
[ Anxiety Been Does Empties Empty Only Our Said Sorrow Strength Today Tomorrow]
Scrubbing floors and emptying bedpans has as much dignity as the Presidency.
[ Dignity Floors Much Presidency Scrubbing]
Lonesome. Lonesome. I know what it means. Here all by my lonesome, dreaming empty dreams. Weary. Weary at the close of day, wondering if tomorrow brings me joy or sorrow.
[ Brings Close Day Dreaming Dreams Empty Here Joy Know Lonesome Means Sorrow Tomorrow Weary Wondering]
The great dream merchant Disney was a success because make-believe was what everyone seemed to need in a spiritually empty land.
[ Because Disney Dream Empty Everyone Great Land Make-Believe Merchant Need Seemed Spiritually Success]
At the moment, I'm toying with a new idea for a book, but fully engaged with writing screenplays, so the book idea - which needs empty space in my head - is barely formed yet.
[ Barely Book Empty Engaged Formed Fully Head Idea Moment Needs New Screenplays Space Which Writing Yet]
Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life.
[ Empty Give Hatred Life Meaning Passionate Purpose]
To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God.
[ Empty Full God Things]
As I sit down and start to work, I often panic. I stare at the empty piece of music paper. How can I say that my piece will be ready for performance next January when I do not have a recipe for making it happen?
[ Down Empty Happen How January Making Music Next Often Panic Paper Performance Piece Ready Recipe Say Sit Stare Start Will Work]
We were therefore obliged to unload our boats of their cargoes and pass them empty over the falls by means of long cords which we had provided for such purposes.
[ Boats Cords Empty Falls Had Long Means Obliged Our Over Pass Provided Purposes Such Their Them Therefore Unload Were Which]
All my day is spent dealing with other people. When I come home I like it to be empty. The presence of others in my house kind of annoys me. I love coming home and shutting the doors. I feel brain dead. I'm relatively available, but not to live with.
[ Annoys Available Brain Come Coming Day Dead Dealing Doors Empty Feel Home House Kind Live Love Other Others Presence Relatively Shutting Spent]
The tragedy of bold, forthright, industrious people is that they act so continuously without much thinking, that it becomes dry and empty.
[ Act Becomes Bold Continuously Dry Empty Forthright Industrious Much Thinking Tragedy Without]
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when unfolded such men are seen to be empty.
[ Above Alone Empty Men Mind Others Possesses Seen Speech Such Thinks Unfolded Whoever]
I think about that "empty" space a lot. That emptiness is what allows for something to actually evolve in a natural way. I've had to learn that over the years - because one of the traps of being an artist is to always want to be creating, always wanting to produce.
[ Actually Allows Always Artist Because Being Creating Emptiness Empty Evolve Had Learn Lot Natural Over Produce Something Space Think Traps Want Wanting Way Years]
All empty souls tend toward extreme opinions.
[ Empty Extreme Opinions Souls Tend Toward]
Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument.
[ Argument Cling Coin Condition Empty Enthusiasm Exact Excitement Faith Intellectual Life Magnificence Must Our Small Squander Through Treasure Way Which Words]
Probably the closest things to perfection are the huge absolutely empty holes that astronomers have recently discovered in space. If there's nothing there, how can anything go wrong?
[ Absolutely Anything Astronomers Closest Discovered Empty Go Holes How Huge Nothing Perfection Probably Recently Space Things Wrong]
If a farmer fills his barn with grain, he gets mice. If he leaves it empty, he gets actors.
[ Actors Barn Empty Farmer Fills Gets Grain His Leaves Mice]
I was a very fearful little kid, and I would always see the worst in everything. The glass was half-empty. I would see people kissing, and I would think one was trying to bite the other.
[ Always Bite Everything Fearful Glass Kid Kissing Little Other See Think Trying Very Worst Would]
If I look at my old lyrics, they seem to be full of rage, but empty. There was an emptiness in my life.
[ Emptiness Empty Full Life Look Lyrics Old Rage Seem]
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
[ Adviser Empty Good Political Stomach]
An empty head is not really empty; it is stuffed with rubbish. Hence the difficulty of forcing anything into an empty head.
[ Anything Difficulty Empty Forcing Head Hence Into Really Rubbish Stuffed]
Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God.
[ Empty Filled God Heart Means Opens Prayer Soul Though Which]
I keep my hands empty for the sake of what I have had in them.
[ Empty Had Hands Keep Sake Them]
It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.
[ Better Cannot Compete Dominance Empty Her Home Husband Men Neighbors Own Smother Society Son Status Than Woman]
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. Education
[ Education Empty Mind Open Purpose Replace]
Yes, I'm a real fighter. But I often ended up empty-handed.
[ Ended Fighter Often Real Up Yes]
I soon became convinced... that all the theorizing would be empty brain exercise and therefore a waste of time unless one first ascertained what the population of the universe really consists of.
[ Ascertained Became Brain Consists Convinced Empty Exercise First Population Really Soon Theorizing Therefore Time Universe Unless Waste Would]
A full mind is an empty bat.
[ Bat Empty Full Mind]
The house seemed so empty without him. And I thought about the life we'd been building together for all that time. I realized I was on the brink of losing it all. It just scared me into reality.
[ Been Brink Building Empty Him House Into Just Life Losing Reality Realized Scared Seemed Thought Time Together Without]
Without a sense of place the work is often reduced to a cry of voices in empty rooms, a literature of the self, at its best poetic music; at its worst a thin gruel of the ego.
[ Best Cry Ego Empty Literature Music Often Place Poetic Reduced Rooms Self Sense Thin Voices Without Work Worst]
Swollen in head, weak in legs, sharp in tongue but empty in belly.
[ Belly Empty Head Legs Sharp Swollen Tongue Weak]
He who does not believe has no soul. He is empty. He has no ideals. He has nothing to live for. He has no sunshine, no light, no joy in life. He is a poor, poor man.
[ Believe Does Empty Ideals Joy Life Light Live Man Nothing Poor Soul Sunshine]
An empty book is like an infant's soul, in which anything may be written. It is capable of all things, but containeth nothing. I have a mind to fill this with profitable wonders.
[ Anything Book Capable Empty Fill Infant May Mind Nothing Profitable Soul Things Which Wonders Written]
I'd got very successful, everyone knew who I was, but I felt very empty.
[ Empty Everyone Felt Got Knew Successful Very]
What is my task? First of all, my task is to be pleasing to Christ. To be empty of self and be filled with Himself. To be filled with the Holy Spirit; to be led by the Holy Spirit.
[ Christ Empty Filled First Himself Holy Led Pleasing Self Spirit Task]
There is no such thing as an empty space or an empty time. There is always something to see, something to hear. In fact, try as we may to make a silence, we cannot.
[ Always Cannot Empty Fact Hear Make May See Silence Something Space Such Thing Time Try]
I'm not the type of guy who enjoys one-night stands. It leaves me feeling very empty and cynical. It's not even fun sexually. I need to feel something for the woman and entertain the vain hope that it may lead to a relationship.
[ Cynical Empty Enjoys Entertain Even Feel Feeling Fun Guy Hope Lead Leaves May Need One-Night Relationship Sexually Something Stands Type Vain Very Woman]
I liked Germany; I'm not into Berlin, it's too huge and empty and imposing, but Munich was good.
[ Berlin Empty Germany Good Huge Imposing Into Liked Munich Too]
I am convinced that material things can contribute a lot to making one's life pleasant, but, basically, if you do not have very good friends and relatives who matter to you, life will be really empty and sad and material things cease to be important.
[ Am Basically Cease Contribute Convinced Empty Friends Good Important Life Lot Making Material Matter Pleasant Really Relatives Sad Things Very Will]
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
[ Education Empty Mind Open Purpose Replace]
You know what I would like to do: make a film with actors standing in empty space so that the spectator would have to imagine the background of the characters.
[ Actors Background Characters Empty Film Imagine Know Make Space Spectator Standing Would]
What is fame? an empty bubble; Gold? a transient, shining trouble.
[ Bubble Empty Fame Gold Shining Transient Trouble]
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
[ Blind Concepts Content Empty Intuitions Thoughts Without]
I looked into that empty bottle and I saw myself.
[ Bottle Empty Into Looked Myself Saw]
Inside my empty bottle I was constructing a lighthouse while all the others were making ships.
[ Bottle Constructing Empty Inside Lighthouse Making Others Ships Were While]
The language of the younger generation has the brutality of the city and an assertion of threatening power at hand, not to come. It is military, theatrical, and at its most coherent probably a lasting repudiation of empty courtesy and bureaucratic euphemism.
[ Assertion Brutality Bureaucratic City Coherent Come Courtesy Empty Euphemism Generation Hand Language Lasting Military Most Power Probably Repudiation Theatrical Threatening Younger]
It is not empty rhetoric to talk of the Free World.
[ Empty Free Rhetoric Talk World]
Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work, driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for, in order to get to a job that you need so you can pay for the clothes, car and the house that you leave empty all day in order to afford to live in it.
[ Afford Buy Car Clothes Day Dressed Driving Empty Get Getting House Job Leave Live Need Normal Order Pay Paying Still Through Traffic Work]
I wish my deadly foe no worse Than want of friends, and empty purse.
[ Deadly Empty Foe Friends Purse Than Want Wish Worse]
No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach.
[ Empty Man Patriot Stomach]
January, month of empty pockets! let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.
[ Anxious Empty Endure Evil Forehead January Month Pockets Producer Theatrical Us]
Blank House was exactly a nice empty sheet where nothing was accountable because you were so naughty that you were in Blank House.
[ Accountable Because Blank Empty Exactly House Naughty Nice Nothing Sheet Were Where]
The first thing that stuck in the minds of the disciples was not the empty tomb, but rather the empty grave clothes - undisturbed in form and position.
[ Clothes Disciples Empty First Form Grave Minds Position Rather Stuck Thing Tomb Undisturbed]
When I turned pro, Muhammad Ali was laying back, and I was able to fill up an area that was empty.
[ Able Ali Area Back Empty Fill Laying Muhammad Pro Turned Up]
I think that there are empty ecological niches in the literary landscape crying to be filled and when a book more or less fills a niche it's seized on, even when it's a far from perfect fit.
[ Book Crying Ecological Empty Even Far Filled Fills Fit Landscape Less Literary More Niche Niches Perfect Seized Think]
Honor is but an empty bubble.
[ Bubble Empty Honor]
Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spiritual life. Witness the fact that in the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.
[ Bread Business Daily Empty Everything Fact First God His Including Life Lord Love National Neighbor Our Petition Prayer Spiritual Stomach Underlies Witness Worship]
Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!
[ Conceited Digest Eating Empty Ignorant Men Philosophy Think Thinking Without]
Of all fatiguing, futile, empty trades, the worst, I suppose, is writing about writing.
[ Empty Fatiguing Futile Suppose Trades Worst Writing]
And I just remember, you know, breaking into tears and feeling so empty because, as long as Elvis was in the world, you always knew something was going and he always had something that kept everybody mesmerized.
[ Always Because Breaking Elvis Empty Everybody Feeling Going Had Into Just Kept Knew Know Long Mesmerized Remember Something Tears World]
I've learned one thing about life. We're a good deal like that ball, dancing on the fountain. We know as little about the forces that move us, and move the world around us, as that empty ball does.
[ Around Ball Dancing Deal Does Empty Forces Fountain Good Know Learned Life Little Move Thing Us World]
Do not be surprised if I adore as God what you called humanity, since you talked of humanity as if it was empty of spirit and you think in the flesh according to the flesh.
[ According Adore Called Empty Flesh God Humanity Since Spirit Surprised Talked Think]
But to me nothing - the negative, the empty - is exceedingly powerful. Power
[ Empty Exceedingly Negative Nothing Powerful]
Rock is so much fun. That's what it's all about - filling up the chest cavities and empty kneecaps and elbows.
[ Chest Elbows Empty Filling Fun Much Rock Up]
If you want to be a star, don't bother doing it because it ends up being very empty.
[ Because Being Bother Doing Empty Ends Star Up Very Want]
I used to empty the studio out and throw stuff away. I now don't. There will be a whole series of dead ends that a year or two down the line I'll come back to.
[ Away Back Come Dead Down Empty Ends Line Now Out Series Studio Stuff Throw Two Used Whole Will Year]
Hunger and fear are the only realities in dog life: an empty stomach makes a fierce dog.
[ Dog Empty Fear Fierce Hunger Life Makes Only Realities Stomach]
It's no fun to protest on an empty stomach.
[ Empty Fun Protest Stomach]
One of the lies that we tell ourselves is that we're making progress; but Huey's chair's empty.
[ Chair Empty Huey Lies Making Ourselves Progress Tell]
I think the American West really attracts me because it's romantic. The desert, the empty space, the drama.
[ American Attracts Because Desert Drama Empty Really Romantic Space Think West]
I've led this empty life for over forty years and now I can pass that heritage on and ensure that the misery will continue for at least one more generation.
[ Continue Empty Ensure Forty Generation Heritage Least Led Life Misery More Now Over Pass Will Years]
One small cat changes coming home to an empty house to coming home.
[ Cat Changes Coming Empty Home House Small]
In the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.
[ Bread Daily Empty First God His Lord Love Neighbor Petition Prayer Stomach Worship]
I have a nervous breakdown in the film and in one scene I get to stand at the top of the stairs waving an empty sherry bottle which is, of course, a typical scene from my daily life, so isn't much of a stretch.
[ Bottle Breakdown Course Daily Empty Film Get Life Much Nervous Scene Stairs Stand Stretch Top Typical Waving Which]
As long as I know what key the solo is in, I try to kind of empty my mind and not think about anything. I just play without thinking.
[ Anything Empty Just Key Kind Know Long Mind Play Solo Think Thinking Try Without]
The whole world appears to me like a huge vacuum, a vast empty space, whence nothing desirable, or at least satisfactory, can possibly be derived; and I long daily to die more and more to it; even though I obtain not that comfort from spiritual things which I earnestly desire.
[ Appears Comfort Daily Derived Desirable Desire Die Earnestly Empty Even Huge Least Long More Nothing Obtain Possibly Satisfactory Space Spiritual Things Though Vacuum Vast Whence Which Whole World]
We are aware only of the empty space in the forest, which only yesterday was filled with trees.
[ Aware Empty Filled Forest Only Space Trees Which Yesterday]
The first version of The Beautiful Room Is Empty was the first mss. I'd ever submitted to New York editors.
[ Beautiful Editors Empty Ever First New Room Submitted Version York]
We have to have some rules and regulations in America, or the world would empty out here.
[ America Empty Here Out Regulations Rules Some World Would]
All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action.
[ Accompanied Action Empty Speech Unless Vain]
I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches. Life
[ Empty Fill Full Itches Philosophy Scratch Simple Where]
None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.
[ Empty Full None Themselves Those]
In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing.
[ Empty Everything Full Heart Nothing Room]
The theatre fulfills, whereas the cinema is empty.
[ Cinema Empty Fulfills Theatre Whereas]
He who has seen everything empty itself is close to knowing what everything is filled with.
[ Close Empty Everything Filled Itself Knowing Seen]
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
[ Empty Face Pockets Sing Thief Traveller Will]
The regular things in my life now - training sessions and playing matches - will all fall away. That will leave a big empty space and it will need to be filled.
[ Away Big Empty Fall Filled Leave Life Matches Need Now Playing Regular Sessions Space Things Training Will]
The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
[ Anxious Beach Does Empty Gift Greedy Impatient Lie Open Reward Sea Should Those Too Waiting]
So all the rest is O.K., but fame is a hollow ground, isn't it? It's an empty kind of thing.
[ Empty Fame Ground Hollow Kind Rest Thing]
A society in which vocation and job are separated for most people gradually creates an economy that is often devoid of spirit, one that frequently fills our pocketbooks at the cost of emptying our souls.
[ Cost Creates Devoid Economy Fills Frequently Gradually Job Most Often Our Pocketbooks Separated Society Souls Spirit Vocation Which]
According to String Theory, what appears to be empty space is actually a tumultuous ocean of strings vibrating at the precise frequencies that create the 4 dimensions you and I call height, width, depth and time.
[ According Actually Appears Call Create Depth Dimensions Empty Frequencies Height Ocean Precise Space String Strings Theory Time Tumultuous Vibrating Width]
With Westerns you have the landscape is important, and it's empty, and only you populate it. When you populate it, you can tell any kind story that Shakespeare told, you can tell in a Western.
[ Any Empty Important Kind Landscape Only Populate Shakespeare Story Tell Told Western Westerns]
I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things. The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.
[ Always Cracked Cut Dark Empty Glass Guess Half Just Lip Prefer See Side Things Tooth]
Both Jewish and Roman sources and traditions admit an empty tomb.
[ Admit Both Empty Jewish Roman Sources Tomb Traditions]
I used to like to break into other people's houses and sit in their rooms. I found it very comforting to be in someone's empty house.
[ Break Comforting Empty Found House Houses Into Other Rooms Sit Someone Their Used Very]
I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but always to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it.
[ Always Deep Empty Fed Learned Never Night Part Refill Something Springs Still Stop Well Writing]
I have had to empty two family homes during the last few years - first, the house that had been my grandmother's since 1923, and then my own country home, which we had lived in for over twenty years.
[ Been Country During Empty Family Few First Grandmother Had Home Homes House Last Lived Over Own Since Then Twenty Two Which Years]
Acting is probably the greatest therapy in the world. You can get a lot stuff out of you on the set so you don't have to take it home with you at night. It's the stuff between the lines, the empty space between those lines which is interesting.
[ Acting Between Empty Get Greatest Home Interesting Lines Lot Night Out Probably Set Space Stuff Take Therapy Those Which World]
People became more interested in my love life than in me, and that has a certain effect. You start to feel very empty and worth nothing, you start to become a piece in a board game you never wanted to play.
[ Became Become Board Certain Effect Empty Feel Game Interested Life Love More Never Nothing Piece Play Start Than Very Wanted Worth]
An asylum for the sane would be empty in America.
[ America Asylum Empty Sane Would]
I can spot empty flattery and know exactly where I stand. In the end it's really only my own approval or disapproval that means anything.
[ Anything Approval Disapproval Empty End Exactly Flattery Know Means Only Own Really Spot Stand Where]
The Prime Minister has an absolute genius for putting flamboyant labels on empty luggage.
[ Absolute Empty Flamboyant Genius Labels Luggage Minister Prime Putting]
Life without idealism is empty indeed. We just hope or starve to death.
[ Death Empty Hope Idealism Indeed Just Life Starve Without]
All phenomena are empty.
[ Empty Phenomena]
I have competed before empty stadiums a lot in my career.
[ Before Career Competed Empty Lot Stadiums]
Life is full and overflowing with the new. But it is necessary to empty out the old to make room for the new to enter.
[ Empty Enter Full Life Make Necessary New Old Out Overflowing Room]
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
[ Authors Empty Entertaining Fill Life None Proper Reading Spaces Up Useful]
Erudition - dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull.
[ Book Dust Empty Erudition Into Out Shaken Skull]
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
[ Anyone Back Empty Heads Hearts Held Never Only Pockets]
To be physically fit is just a small aspect. You can be a beautiful physical specimen, but you're empty as far as what it takes to be a person, and that shows up real fast.
[ Aspect Beautiful Empty Far Fast Fit Just Person Physical Physically Real Shows Small Specimen Takes Up]
My witness is the empty sky.
[ Empty Sky Witness]
I listened to it last night for the first time since we started this project. I went out to my car and put it in and went to an empty parking lot and just listened and read the little pamphlet that came with it. After two or three songs I burst into tears.
[ After Burst Came Car Empty First Into Just Last Listened Little Lot Night Out Pamphlet Parking Project Put Read Since Songs Started Tears Three Time Two Went]
A manager uses a relief pitcher like a six shooter, he fires until it's empty then takes the gun and throws it at the villain.
[ Empty Fires Gun Manager Pitcher Relief Shooter Six Takes Then Throws Until Uses Villain]
Inner space is so much more interesting, because outer space is so empty.
[ Because Empty Inner Interesting More Much Outer Space]
If I don't write to empty my mind, I go mad.
[ Empty Go Mad Mind Write]
Make an empty space in any corner of your mind, and creativity will instantly fill it.
[ Any Corner Creativity Empty Fill Instantly Make Mind Space Will Your]
While this debate today is a belated effort to inform the American people, it is nevertheless an empty gesture. It is time to admit our mistake in Iraq and begin to bring our troops home with honor.
[ Admit American Begin Belated Bring Debate Effort Empty Gesture Home Honor Inform Iraq Mistake Nevertheless Our Time Today Troops While]
Poetry isn't a profession, it's a way of life. It's an empty basket; you put your life into it and make something out of that.
[ Basket Empty Into Life Make Out Poetry Profession Put Something Way Your]
I'd rather play in front of a full house than an empty crowd.
[ Crowd Empty Front Full House Play Rather Than]
It is not poverty so much as pretense that harasses a ruined man - the struggle between a proud mind and an empty purse - the keeping up of a hollow show that must soon come to an end.
[ Between Come Empty End Hollow Keeping Man Mind Much Must Poverty Pretense Proud Purse Ruined Show Soon Struggle Up]
Love is like wine. To sip is fine, but to empty the bottle is a headache.
[ Bottle Empty Fine Headache Love Sip Wine]
I consider that a man's brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.
[ Attic Brain Choose Consider Empty Furniture Little Man Originally Stock Such]
I believe in a packed Heaven and an empty Hell.
[ Believe Empty Heaven Hell Packed]
Prometheus is reaching out for the stars with an empty grin on his face.
[ Empty Face Grin His Out Reaching Stars]
I live a perfectly happy and comfortable life in Blair's Britain, but I can't work up much affection for the culture we've created for ourselves: it's too cynical, too knowing, too ironic, too empty of real value and meaning.
[ Affection Blair Britain Comfortable Created Culture Cynical Empty Happy Ironic Knowing Life Live Meaning Much Ourselves Perfectly Real Too Up Value Work]
Yes, now I understood for the first time that my soul was not so poor and empty as it had seemed to me, and that it had been only the sun that was lacking to open all its germs, and buds to the light.
[ Been Buds Empty First Germs Had Lacking Light Now Only Open Poor Seemed Soul Sun Time Understood Yes]
Ridicule is a weak weapon when pointed at a strong mind; but common people are cowards and dread an empty laugh.
[ Common Cowards Dread Empty Laugh Mind Pointed Ridicule Strong Weak Weapon]
California is a queer place in a way, it has turned its back on the world, and looks into the void Pacific. It is absolutely selfish, very empty, but not false, and at least, not full of false effort.
[ Absolutely Back California Effort Empty False Full Into Least Looks Pacific Place Queer Selfish Turned Very Void Way World]
Those who visit foreign nations, but associate only with their own country-men, change their climate, but not their customs. They see new meridians, but the same men; and with heads as empty as their pockets, return home with traveled bodies, but untravelled minds.
[ Associate Bodies Change Climate Customs Empty Foreign Heads Home Men Minds Nations New Only Own Pockets Return Same See Their Those Traveled Visit]
This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.
[ Away Empty Far Favors Form Fortune Gives Go Her Interfere Luck Never Other Pay Rein Run Sells She Some Them Tight Too Wares World]
It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach.
[ Empty Failing Full Groans Human Loudly More Often Pocketbook Stomach Than Unfortunate]
I don't feel comfortable making empty music.
[ Comfortable Empty Feel Making Music]
An empty canvas is a living wonder... far lovelier than certain pictures.
[ Canvas Certain Empty Far Living Pictures Than Wonder]
We cannot let another person into our hearts or minds unless we empty ourselves. We can truly listen to him or truly hear her only out of emptiness.
[ Another Cannot Emptiness Empty Hear Hearts Her Him Into Listen Minds Only Our Ourselves Out Person Truly Unless]
Of this they drank half a pint every day, and sometimes more or less, as it operated, by way of gentle physic. Two others had each two oranges and one lemon given them every day. These they ate with greediness, at different times, upon an empty stomach.
[ Ate Day Different Drank Each Empty Every Gentle Given Had Half Lemon Less More Operated Oranges Others Physic Pint Sometimes Stomach Them These Times Two Upon Way]
An empty canvas is full.
[ Canvas Empty Full]
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
[ Atoms Else Empty Everything Except Exists Nothing Opinion Space]
An optimist is a driver who thinks that empty space at the curb won't have a hydrant beside it.
[ Beside Curb Driver Empty Hydrant Optimist Space Thinks Won]
Philosophy of science without history of science is empty; history of science without philosophy of science is blind.
[ Blind Empty History Philosophy Science Without]
When the belly is empty, the body becomes spirit; and when it is full, the spirit becomes body.
[ Becomes Belly Body Empty Full Spirit]
We'd played for years to half-empty clubs in England.
[ Clubs England Played Years]
When a child grows up without a father, there is an empty place where someone must stand, providing an example of character and confidence.
[ Character Child Confidence Empty Example Father Grows Must Place Providing Someone Stand Up Where Without]
When you arrive in Hiroshima you can look around and for 25 and perhaps 30 square miles you can see hardly a building. It gives you an empty feeling in the stomach to see such man-made devastation.
[ Around Arrive Building Devastation Empty Feeling Gives Hardly Hiroshima Look Man-Made Miles Perhaps See Square Stomach Such]
Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.
[ Best Empty Left Unsaid Wind Words]
To go out with the setting sun on an empty beach is to truly embrace your solitude.
[ Beach Embrace Empty Go Out Setting Solitude Sun Truly Your]
But how odd that in this heathen nation of empty pews, where churches' bare, ruined choirs are converted into luxury loft living, a Labour government - yes, a Labour government - is deliberately creating a huge expansion of faith schools.
[ Bare Choirs Churches Converted Creating Deliberately Empty Expansion Faith Government Heathen How Huge Into Labour Living Loft Luxury Nation Odd Ruined Schools Where Yes]
The very hirelings of the press, whose trade it is to buoy up the spirits of the people. have uttered falsehoods so long, they have played off so many tricks, that their budget seems, at last, to be quite empty.
[ Budget Buoy Empty Falsehoods Last Long Many Off Played Press Quite Seems Spirits Their Trade Tricks Up Uttered Very Whose]
Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement. Age
[ Age Become Begin Empty Filled Later Life Old Preparation Purpose Retirement Should Suddenly Teens Than Until Which Will]
I mean simply to say that I want my characters to suggest the background in themselves, even when it is not visible. I want them to be so powerfully realized that we cannot imagine them apart from their physical and social context even when we see them in empty space.
[ Apart Background Cannot Characters Context Empty Even Imagine Mean Physical Powerfully Realized Say See Simply Social Space Suggest Their Them Themselves Visible Want]
Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.
[ Anxiety Does Empties Empty Only Sorrows Strength Today Tomorrow]
Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.
[ Does Empties Empty Sorrow Strength Today Tomorrow Worry]