Quotations that match 'ghost'.

As for the extraordinary operations of the Holy Ghost, such as working of miracles, or speaking with divers kinds of tongues, they are long since ceased. George Whitefield
[ Ceased Divers Extraordinary Ghost Holy Kinds Long Miracles Operations Since Speaking Such Tongues Working]
Man need not be degraded to a machine by being denied to be a ghost in a machine. Gilbert Ryle
[ Being Degraded Denied Ghost Machine Man Need]
We stuck the record head so it kept on recording over and over on top of itself and played keyboard notes into it to create this ghost repetition melody. Colin Greenwood
[ Create Ghost Head Into Itself Kept Keyboard Melody Notes Over Played Record Recording Repetition Stuck Top]
I think Junior is certainly a science fiction premise as is Twins, as is Dave, beyond Ghostbusters. Ivan Reitman
[ Beyond Certainly Dave Fiction Junior Premise Science Think Twins]
The past is a ghost, the future a dream, and all we ever have is now. Bill Cosby
[ Dream Ever Future Ghost Now Past]
O Death, rock me asleep, bring me to quiet rest, let pass my weary guiltless ghost out of my careful breast. Anne Boleyn
[ Asleep Bring Careful Death Ghost Out Pass Quiet Rest Rock Weary]
A ghost is someone who hasn't made it - in other words, who died, and they don't know they're dead. So they keep walking around and thinking that you're inhabiting their - let's say, their domain. So they're aggravated with you. Sylvia Browne
[ Aggravated Around Dead Died Domain Ghost Hasn Inhabiting Keep Know Made Other Say Someone Their Thinking Walking Words]
No ghost was every seen by two pair of eyes. Thomas Carlyle
[ Every Eyes Ghost Pair Seen Two]
Of all ghosts the ghosts of our old loves are the worst. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Ghosts Loves Old Our Worst]
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. Judith Wright
[ Activities Barely Creative Deeply Empty Engaged Existing Felt Ghost Heart Hollow Hurt Often Out Some Sort Tv Were]
A cheerful frame of mind, reinforced by relaxation... is the medicine that puts all ghosts of fear on the run. George Matthew Adams
[ Cheerful Fear Frame Ghosts Medicine Mind Puts Reinforced Relaxation Run]
She's a cool ghost. Maybe me being nude all the time is why we get along. Matthew McConaughey
[ Along Being Cool Get Ghost Maybe Nude She Time Why]
Can you hang in there with your investigators when things get going tough? Don't give up on investigators because they have a little weakness. Work with them until the Holy Ghost tells you not to. Richard G. Scott
[ Because Get Ghost Give Going Hang Holy Investigators Little Tells Them Things Tough Until Up Weakness Work Your]
I don't mind UFO's and ghost stories, it's just that I tend to give value to the storyteller rather than to the story itself. Robert Stack
[ Ghost Give Itself Just Mind Rather Stories Story Storyteller Tend Than Ufo Value]
God does guide the lives of individuals and does fill them with the Holy Ghost. Robert Duvall
[ Does Fill Ghost God Guide Holy Individuals Lives Them]
I feel ghostly unreal until I become somebody else again on the screen. Peter Sellers
[ Again Become Else Feel Ghostly Screen Somebody Unreal Until]
My greatest thrill was the day Mad magazine spoofed 'Ghost.' Jerry Zucker
[ Day Ghost Greatest Mad Magazine Thrill]
I wouldn't describe myself as lacking in confidence, but I would just say that - the ghosts you chase you never catch. John Malkovich
[ Catch Chase Confidence Describe Ghosts Just Lacking Myself Never Say Would]
The act of writing requires a constant plunging back into the shadow of the past where time hovers ghostlike. Ralph Ellison
[ Act Back Constant Hovers Into Past Plunging Requires Shadow Time Where Writing]
The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas. Alfred Noyes
[ Cloudy Ghostly Moon Seas Tossed Upon]
As long as I am nothing but a ghost of the civil dead, I can do nothing. Jack Henry Abbott
[ Am Civil Dead Ghost Long Nothing]
Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Bigotry Fools Frighten Ghost Her Murders Religion]
If he is a ghost, then it's very disappointing for me, because he is banished in the story, and that could mean that he won't be coming back, and that would be terrible, wouldn't it? Paul Darrow
[ Back Banished Because Coming Could Disappointing Ghost Mean Story Terrible Then Very Won Would]
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon? Algernon H. Blackwood
[ Able Alas Beautiful Chiefly Deed Emotions Evil Ghosts Glimpses Haunted Heard Leave Lovely Moon Noble Objects Photographs Place Revisiting Scenes Surrounding Their Whoever]
To put away one's own original thoughts in order to take up a book is a sin against the Holy Ghost. Barbara Tuchman
[ Against Away Book Ghost Holy Order Original Own Put Sin Take Thoughts Up]
Praise God, from whom all blessings flow! Praise Him, all creatures here below! Praise Him above, ye heavenly host! Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost! Thomas Ken
[ Above Below Blessings Creatures Father Flow Ghost God Heavenly Here Him Holy Host Praise Son Whom Ye]
I have thought that I have seen ghosts on many occasions. Taylor Caldwell
[ Ghosts Many Occasions Seen Thought]
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself. Charles Dickens
[ Before Explain Ghost Idea Itself Little Must Spoken Will]
Romance like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory. George William Curtis
[ Always Conversation Escapes Ghost Interview Memory Poetry Prose Romance Time Touching Where]
I do believe in ghosts. Freaky things will happen, and I'm like, 'The wind didn't do that! Some spirit did'. Devon Werkheiser
[ Believe Did Freaky Ghosts Happen Some Spirit Things Will Wind]
Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Rabindranath Tagore
[ Difficulty Disturb Every Ghost Later Over Repose Will Your]
When they talk of ghosts of the dead who wander in the night with things still undone in life, they approximate my subjective experience of this life. Jack Henry Abbott
[ Approximate Dead Experience Ghosts Life Night Still Subjective Talk Things Undone Wander]
Shakespeare also introduces the supernatural into some of his tragedies; he introduces ghosts, and witches who have supernatural knowledge. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Also Ghosts His Into Introduces Knowledge Shakespeare Some Supernatural Tragedies Witches]
Liza is in the tabloids almost as much as our mother was. She has struggled with her own ghosts and shadows. Lorna Luft
[ Almost Ghosts Her Liza Mother Much Our Own Shadows She Struggled Tabloids]
The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts. Italo Calvino
[ Enlightened Ghosts Houses More Ooze Our Their Walls]
I think that the joke and the ghost story both have a similar set up in that you kind of set something up and pay it off with a laugh or a scare. Simon Pegg
[ Both Ghost Joke Kind Laugh Off Pay Scare Set Similar Something Story Think Up]
I have never yet heard of a murderer who was not afraid of a ghost. John Philpot Curran
[ Afraid Ghost Heard Murderer Never Yet]
I have some shorter stories coming out in other books early next year. I might be pitching a re-vamp of Ghost Rider in the spring. We'll see. Patton Oswalt
[ Books Coming Early Ghost Might Next Other Out Pitching Rider See Shorter Some Spring Stories Year]
I figure I basically am a ghost. I think we all are. John Astin
[ Am Basically Figure Ghost Think]
I am in Ghost Rider but I'm not sure when it's coming out. Donal Logue
[ Am Coming Ghost Out Rider Sure]
It is curious how, from time immemorial, man seems to have associated the idea of evil with beauty, shrunk from it with a sort of ghostly fear, while, at the same time drawn to it by force of its hypnotic attraction. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Associated Attraction Beauty Curious Drawn Evil Fear Force Ghostly How Hypnotic Idea Immemorial Man Same Seems Shrunk Sort Time While]
On the other hand, what I like my music to do to me is awaken the ghosts inside of me. Not the demons, you understand, but the ghosts. David Bowie
[ Awaken Demons Ghosts Hand Inside Music Other Understand]
If a man harbors any sort of fear, it percolates through all his thinking, damages his personality, makes him landlord to a ghost. Lloyd C. Douglas
[ Any Damages Fear Ghost Harbors Him His Landlord Makes Man Personality Sort Thinking Through]
Science fiction is no more written for scientists that ghost stories are written for ghosts. Brian Aldiss
[ Fiction Ghost Ghosts More Science Scientists Stories Written]
The Helicon of too many poets is not a hill crowned with sunshine and visited by the Muses and the Graces, but an old, mouldering house, full of gloom and haunted by ghosts. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Crowned Full Ghosts Gloom Graces Haunted Hill House Many Muses Old Poets Sunshine Too Visited]
So I had a ghostwriter, they call them, or somebody who is an experienced writer, to help. I've got the ideas in my head, it's getting them properly on paper. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Call Experienced Getting Got Had Head Help Ideas Paper Properly Somebody Them Writer]
It's been about 15 years, and I've never really worked seriously in CGI and I thought that here was an opportunity to do the kinds of things that I was not able to do on Ghostbusters. Ivan Reitman
[ Able Been Cgi Here Kinds Never Opportunity Really Seriously Things Thought Worked Years]
Most people who went about saying a ghost had poked them with a brolly would be locked up somewhere. Pamela Stephenson
[ Ghost Had Locked Most Poked Saying Somewhere Them Up Went Would]
I never really address myself to any image anybody has of me. That's like fighting with ghosts. Sally Field
[ Address Any Anybody Fighting Ghosts Image Myself Never Really]
I believe in one God, the first and great cause of goodness. I also believe in Jesus Christ, the rebirth of the world. I also believe in the Holy Ghost, the comforter. Daniel Morgan
[ Also Believe Cause Christ Comforter First Ghost God Goodness Great Holy Jesus Rebirth World]
It's not a field, I think, for people who need to have success every day: if you can't live with a nightly sort of disaster, you should get out. I wouldn't describe myself as lacking in confidence, but I would just say that the ghosts you chase you never catch. Michael Korda
[ Catch Chase Confidence Day Describe Disaster Every Field Get Ghosts Just Lacking Live Myself Need Never Nightly Out Say Should Sort Success Think Would]
They say that shadows of deceased ghosts Do haunt the houses and the graves about, Of such whose life's lamp went untimely out, Delighting still in their forsaken hosts. Joshua Sylvester
[ Deceased Delighting Forsaken Ghosts Graves Haunt Hosts Houses Lamp Life Out Say Shadows Still Such Their Untimely Went Whose]
Now about those ghosts. I'm sure they're here and I'm not half so alarmed at meeting up with any of them as I am at having to meet the live nuts I have to see every day. Bess Truman
[ Alarmed Am Any Day Every Ghosts Half Having Here Live Meet Meeting Now Nuts See Sure Them Those Up]
Only baptize them if you truly believe these people are ready, taking a little more time if necessary so the Holy Ghost can strengthen them a little more. Richard G. Scott
[ Baptize Believe Ghost Holy Little More Necessary Only Ready Strengthen Taking Them These Time Truly]
Whether it is the old lady's fear, or the many ghostly traditions of this place, or the crucifix itself, I do not know, but I am not feeling nearly as easy in my mind as usual. Bram Stoker
[ Am Easy Fear Feeling Ghostly Itself Know Lady Many Mind Nearly Old Place Traditions Usual Whether]
Now a Protestant confronting a Catholic ghost is exactly Shakespeare's way of grappling with what was not simply a general social problem but one lived out in his own life. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Catholic Confronting Exactly General Ghost Grappling His Life Lived Now Out Own Problem Protestant Shakespeare Simply Social Way]
Ghost stories really scare me. I have such a big imagination that after I watch a horror movie like 'The Grudge', I look in the corners of my room for the next two days. Vanessa Hudgens
[ After Big Corners Days Ghost Grudge Horror Imagination Look Movie Next Really Room Scare Stories Such Two Watch]
I like the ephemeral thing about theatre, every performance is like a ghost - it's there and then it's gone. Maggie Smith
[ Ephemeral Every Ghost Gone Performance Theatre Then Thing]
But I think we are seeing a resurgence of the graphic ghost story like The Others, Devil's Backbone and The Sixth Sense. It is a return to more gothic atmospheric ghost storytelling. Guillermo del Toro
[ Atmospheric Backbone Devil Ghost Gothic Graphic More Others Resurgence Return Seeing Sense Sixth Story Storytelling Think]
His claim to his home is deep, but there are too many ghosts. He must absorb without being absorbed. Willie Morris
[ Absorb Absorbed Being Claim Deep Ghosts His Home Many Must Too Without]
Ghosts, like ladies, never speak till spoke to. Richard Harris Barham
[ Ghosts Ladies Never Speak Spoke Till]
Reviewers said Ghost Country was rich, astonishing and affecting in the way it blended comedy, magic, and a gritty urban realism in a breathtaking ride along Chicago's mean streets. Sara Paretsky
[ Affecting Along Astonishing Blended Breathtaking Chicago Comedy Country Ghost Gritty Magic Mean Realism Reviewers Rich Ride Said Streets Urban Way]
I have no ghost writers. I personally write every message and every piece of published mail. David Wilkerson
[ Every Ghost Mail Message Personally Piece Published Write Writers]
The stones themselves are thick with history, and those cats that dash through the alleyways must surely be the ghosts of the famous dead in feline disguise. Erica Jong
[ Cats Dash Dead Disguise Famous Feline Ghosts History Must Stones Surely Themselves Thick Those Through]
Everything that we inherit, the rain, the skies, the speech, and anybody who works in the English language in Ireland knows that there's the dead ghost of Gaelic in the language we use and listen to and that those things will reflect our Irish identity. John McGahern
[ Anybody Dead English Everything Gaelic Ghost Identity Inherit Ireland Irish Knows Language Listen Our Rain Reflect Skies Speech Things Those Use Will Works]
If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl. H. L. Mencken
[ After Depart Ever Eye Forgive Ghost Girl Homely Please Remember Sinner Some Thought Vale Wink Your]
I had wanted to write Ghost Country for a long time, but it wouldn't work. Sara Paretsky
[ Country Ghost Had Long Time Wanted Work Write]
There is no ghost so difficult to lay as the ghost of an injury. Alexander Smith
[ Difficult Ghost Injury Lay]
The Holy Ghost was working through me on this film, and I was just direction traffic. Mel Gibson
[ Direction Film Ghost Holy Just Through Traffic Working]
I don't think there will be another Ghostbusters. I think we're all too old to do it. I think we've done it a couple times and there is not that much to get out of it, to do that would be fresh in it. Ivan Reitman
[ Another Couple Done Fresh Get Much Old Out Think Times Too Will Would]
Upon the clothes behind the tenement, That hang like ghosts suspended from the lines, Linking each flat, but to each indifferent, Incongruous and strange the moonlight shines. Claude McKay
[ Behind Clothes Each Flat Ghosts Hang Incongruous Indifferent Lines Linking Moonlight Shines Strange Suspended Upon]
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. Francis Bacon
[ Afflictions Describing Ghost Hath Holy Job Labored More Pencil Solomon Than]
Over the tops of it, beginning to dusk under a young white moon, trailed a wavering ghost of smoke, and at the end of it I came upon the Pocket Hunter making a dry camp in the friendly scrub. Mary Austin
[ Beginning Came Camp Dry Dusk End Friendly Ghost Hunter Making Moon Over Pocket Scrub Smoke Tops Under Upon Wavering White Young]
If dreams are like movies, then memories are films about ghosts. Adam Duritz
[ Dreams Films Ghosts Memories Movies Then]
San Francisco can no longer afford to be a city divided between downtown and neighborhoods, with a downtown that becomes a ghost town when workers go home for the evening. Gavin Newsom
[ Afford Becomes Between City Divided Downtown Evening Francisco Ghost Go Home Longer Neighborhoods San Town Workers]
I loved the idea of the Nerd as Hero, which Ghost World also had. Illeana Douglas
[ Also Ghost Had Hero Idea Loved Nerd Which World]
The trouble with being a ghostwriter or artist is that you must remain rather anonymously without credit. If one wants the credit, one has to cease being a ghost and become a leader or innovator. Bob Kane
[ Anonymously Artist Become Being Cease Credit Ghost Innovator Leader Must Rather Remain Trouble Wants Without]
The Papacy is not other than the Ghost of the deceased Roman Empire, sitting crowned upon the grave thereof. Thomas Hobbes
[ Crowned Deceased Empire Ghost Grave Other Roman Sitting Than Thereof Upon]
It's just the absolute bomb. Ghost in the Shell was really good, it's a little bit more recent. James Marsters
[ Absolute Bit Bomb Ghost Good Just Little More Really Recent Shell]
I can read the Tarot cards and believe in ghosts. Mark Roberts
[ Believe Cards Ghosts Read Tarot]