Authors that match 'grave'.Mike Gravel American Politician (1930-)
Michael Graves American Architect (1934-)
Morris Graves American Artist (1910-2001)
Robert Graves Irish Novelist (1895-1985)
Robert James Graves Irish Scientist (1796-1853)
Lawrence Hargrave Australian Scientist (1850-1915)
Story Musgrave American Astronaut (1935-)
Lynn Redgrave British Actress (1943-2010)
Vanessa Redgrave English Actress (1937-)
Quotations that match 'grave'.I can't believe that we would lie in our graves wondering if we had spent our living days well. I can't believe that we would lie in our graves dreaming of things that we might have been.
[ Been Believe Days Dreaming Graves Had Lie Living Might Our Spent Things Well Wondering Would]
For example, the opposition between acute and grave phonemes has the capacity to suggest an image of bright and dark, of pointed and rounded, of thin and thick, of light and heavy, etc.
[ Acute Between Bright Capacity Dark Etc Example Grave Heavy Image Light Opposition Pointed Rounded Suggest Thick Thin]
I'm the basketball version of a gravedigger.
[ Basketball Version]
There is neither rank nor station nor prerogative in the republic of the grave.
[ Grave Neither Nor Prerogative Rank Republic Station]
We pacifists have not ceased to point to the grave danger of armaments and to insist on their curtailment.
[ Armaments Ceased Curtailment Danger Grave Insist Pacifists Point Their]
But I was losing so much bone density that I would have been in grave danger. And I mean grave danger. If I had let it go just a few more years I could have broken my hip or spine just picking up my granddaughter.
[ Been Bone Broken Could Danger Density Few Go Granddaughter Grave Had Hip Just Losing Mean More Much Picking Spine Up Would Years]
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
[ Enough Grave Laziness Leisure Life Sleeping Things Two Will]
Jealousy is the grave of affection.
[ Affection Grave Jealousy]
The paths of glory lead but to the grave.
[ Glory Grave Lead Paths]
Perfection has one grave defect: it is apt to be dull.
[ Apt Defect Dull Grave Perfection]
Don't go to the grave with life unused.
[ Go Grave Life Unused]
My belief about acting in one foot on a banana peel and the other one in the grave.
[ Acting Banana Belief Foot Grave Other Peel]
It's never easy with characters in these dark and grave circumstances but that's my job.
[ Characters Circumstances Dark Easy Grave Job Never These]
And they that rule in England, in stately conclaves met, alas, alas for England they have no graves as yet.
[ Alas England Graves Met Rule Stately Yet]
The danger of that - and there's a grave danger that I, myself, have to be very aware of - is that you become so involved and intrigued in the language that sometimes you lose track that that is only a means to an aesthetic experience that the listener has to get.
[ Aesthetic Aware Become Danger Experience Get Grave Intrigued Involved Language Listener Lose Means Myself Only Sometimes Track Very]
I would rather drudge out my life on a cotton plantation, till the grave opened to give me rest, than to live with an unprincipled master and a jealous mistress.
[ Cotton Drudge Give Grave Jealous Life Live Master Mistress Opened Out Plantation Rather Rest Than Till Unprincipled Would]
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.
[ Exercise Given God Grave Intellect Limits Placed Side Us]
We take nothing to the grave with us, but a good or evil conscience... It is true, terrors of conscience cast us down; and yet without terrors of conscience we cannot be raised up again.
[ Again Cannot Cast Conscience Down Evil Good Grave Nothing Raised Take Terrors True Up Us Without Yet]
I've always considered music stores to be the graveyards of musicians.
[ Always Considered Graveyards Music Musicians Stores]
The four building blocks of the universe are fire, water, gravel and vinyl. Funny
[ Blocks Building Fire Four Gravel Universe Vinyl Water]
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every day sends to their graves obscure men whose timidity prevented them from making a first effort.
[ Courage Day Deal Effort Every First Graves Great Little Lost Making Men Obscure Prevented Sends Talent Their Them Timidity Want Whose World]
Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The powers of darkness will in time, Be crushed by the spirit of light.
[ Believe Cruelty Crushed Darkness Even Grave Light Powers Spirit Spite Step Time Will]
Religious freedom is too sacred a right to be restricted or prohibited in any degree without convincing proof that a legitimate interest of the state is in grave danger.
[ Any Convincing Danger Degree Freedom Grave Interest Legitimate Prohibited Proof Religious Restricted Right Sacred State Too Without]
They give birth astride of a grave, the light gleams an instant, then it's night once more.
[ Astride Birth Give Gleams Grave Instant Light More Night Once Then]
If the graves of the thousands of victims who have fallen in the terrible wars of the two races had been placed in line the philanthropist might travel from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and from the Lakes to the Gulf, and be constantly in sight of green mounds.
[ Atlantic Been Constantly Fallen Graves Green Gulf Had Lakes Line Might Pacific Philanthropist Placed Races Sight Terrible Thousands Travel Two Victims Wars]
But it is well to remember that we are dealing with nations every one of which has a direct individual interest to serve, and there is grave danger in an unshared idealism.
[ Danger Dealing Direct Every Grave Idealism Individual Interest Nations Remember Serve Well Which]
I should like these few words to be read over the grave when my body is placed in the earth; for though it is possible I may be present and conscious of what is going on, I shall not be able to communicate.
[ Able Body Communicate Conscious Earth Few Going Grave May Over Placed Possible Present Read Shall Should These Though Words]
We shall see our friends again. We can lay them in the grave; we know they are safe with God.
[ Again Friends God Grave Know Lay Our Safe See Shall Them]
One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave.
[ Age Brink Forgetting Grave Keeps Old Up Very]
The only difference between a rut and a grave are the dimensions.
[ Between Difference Dimensions Grave Only Rut]
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves.
[ Bays Dog Graves Irony Moon Sentimental While]
It is not funny that anything else should fall down; only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh? Because it is a gravely religious matter: it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd: for only man can be dignified.
[ Absurd Anything Because Dignified Down Else Fall Funny Gravely Laugh Man Matter Only Religious Should Why]
Death borders upon our birth, and our cradle stands in the grave. Death
[ Birth Borders Cradle Death Grave Our Stands Upon]
But an old age serene and bright, and lovely as a Lapland night, shall lead thee to thy grave.
[ Age Bright Grave Lead Lovely Night Old Serene Shall Thee Thy]
I will go to my grave in a state of abject endless fascination that we all have the capacity to become emotionally involved with a personality that doesn't exist.
[ Abject Become Capacity Emotionally Endless Exist Fascination Go Grave Involved Personality State Will]
How many people have a family grave in the backyard? I'm sure I'll end up there, or I'll shrink my head and put it in a glass box in the living room. I'll get more tourists to Graceland that way.
[ Backyard Box End Family Get Glass Grave Head How Living Many More Put Room Shrink Sure Tourists Up Way]
Bourgeois class domination is undoubtedly an historical necessity, but, so too, the rising of the working class against it. Capital is an historical necessity, but, so too, its grave digger, the socialist proletariat.
[ Against Bourgeois Capital Class Domination Grave Historical Necessity Proletariat Rising Socialist Too Undoubtedly Working]
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
[ Bitterest Deeds Graves Left Over Shed Tears Undone Unsaid Words]
Racism is man's gravest threat to man - the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.
[ Gravest Hatred Man Maximum Minimum Racism Reason Threat]
Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
[ Advice Grave Joke More Sometimes Successfully Teaching Than Through Transmitted]
I hate this place. I shall hate it to my grave.
[ Grave Hate Place Shall]
Nobody will laugh long who deals much with opium: its pleasures even are of a grave and solemn complexion.
[ Complexion Deals Even Grave Laugh Long Much Nobody Opium Pleasures Solemn Will]
You feel a sense of urgency, especially at my advanced age, when you're staring into the grave.
[ Advanced Age Especially Feel Grave Into Sense Staring Urgency]
Grave was the man in years, in looks, in word, his locks were grey, yet was his courage green.
[ Courage Grave Green Grey His Locks Looks Man Were Word Years Yet]
The credit which the apparent conformity with recognized scientific standards can gain for seemingly simple but false theories may, as the present instance shows, have grave consequences.
[ Apparent Conformity Consequences Credit False Gain Grave Instance May Present Recognized Scientific Seemingly Shows Simple Standards Theories Which]
Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.
[ Animal Ashes Grave Man Noble Pompous Splendid]
There is a serious, immediate and extraordinarily grave threat to the continued existence of this country.
[ Continued Country Existence Extraordinarily Grave Immediate Serious Threat]
The splendid empire of Charles the Fifth was erected upon the grave of liberty.
[ Charles Empire Erected Fifth Grave Liberty Splendid Upon]
I honored the fallen enemy by placing a stone on his beautiful grave.
[ Beautiful Enemy Fallen Grave His Honored Placing Stone]
Two aged men, that had been foes for life, Met by a grave, and wept - and in those tears They washed away the memory of their strife; Then wept again the loss of all those years.
[ Again Aged Away Been Foes Grave Had Life Loss Memory Men Met Strife Tears Their Then Those Two Washed Wept Years]
We receive reports now on a daily basis from our own people on the ground in Darfur on widespread atrocities and grave violations of human rights against the civilian population.
[ Against Atrocities Basis Civilian Daily Darfur Grave Ground Human Now Our Own Population Receive Reports Rights Violations Widespread]
Call it vanity, call it arrogant presumption, call it what you wish, but I would grope for the nearest open grave if I had no newspaper to work for, no need to search for and sometimes find the winged word that just fits, no keen wonder over what each unfolding day may bring.
[ Arrogant Bring Call Day Each Find Fits Grave Grope Had Just Keen May Nearest Need Newspaper Open Over Presumption Search Sometimes Unfolding Vanity Winged Wish Wonder Word Work Would]
Who tracks the steps of glory to the grave?
[ Glory Grave Steps Tracks]
With respect to the first of these obstacles, it has often been made a matter of grave complaint against Political Economists, that they confine their attention to Wealth, and disregard all consideration of Happiness or Virtue.
[ Against Attention Been Complaint Confine Consideration Disregard Economists First Grave Happiness Made Matter Obstacles Often Political Respect Their These Virtue Wealth]
I'll only stop singing when I'm in my grave.
[ Grave Only Singing Stop]
If you strike at, imprison, or kill us, out of our prisons or graves we will still evoke a spirit that will thwart you, and perhaps, raise a force that will destroy you! We defy you! Do your worst!
[ Defy Destroy Evoke Force Graves Imprison Kill Our Out Perhaps Prisons Raise Spirit Still Strike Thwart Us Will Worst Your]
Age makes all things greater after their death; a name comes to the tongue easier from the grave.
[ After Age Comes Death Easier Grave Greater Makes Name Their Things Tongue]
I believe that successfully addressing our national security needs while protecting our basic freedoms and civil liberties requires continual Congressional oversight, and I will continue to work to assert the role of this body in carrying out this grave responsibility.
[ Addressing Assert Basic Believe Body Carrying Civil Congressional Continual Continue Freedoms Grave Liberties National Needs Our Out Oversight Protecting Requires Responsibility Role Security Successfully While Will Work]
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
[ Bottom Bring Diving Gravel More Pearls Pleasure Than Up]
I try to remember, as I hear about friends getting engaged, that it's not about the ring. It's a grave thing, getting married.
[ Engaged Friends Getting Grave Hear Married Remember Ring Thing Try]
The graveyards are full of indispensable men.
[ Full Graveyards Indispensable Men]
They keep telling us that in war truth is the first casualty, which is nonsense since it implies that in times of peace truth stays out of the sick bay or the graveyard.
[ Bay Casualty First Graveyard Implies Keep Nonsense Out Peace Sick Since Stays Telling Times Truth Us War Which]
When Tony was madly in love with me, his relationship with Vanessa Redgrave was ending.
[ Ending His Love Madly Relationship Tony]
Marriage is the grave or tomb of wit.
[ Grave Marriage Tomb Wit]
I remember in Shallow Grave I remember a few times when we'd only have to do one take. But when you did have to do more than one, you'd build on the one you'd done.
[ Build Did Done Few Grave More Only Remember Shallow Take Than Times]
From the cradle to the grave she is subject to the power and control of man. Father, guardian, or husband, one conveys her like some piece of merchandise over to the other.
[ Control Conveys Cradle Father Grave Guardian Her Husband Man Merchandise Other Over Piece Power She Some Subject]
Isn't it sad to go to your grave without ever wondering why you were born? Who, with such a thought, would not spring from bed, eager to resume discovering the world and rejoicing to be part of it?
[ Bed Born Discovering Eager Ever Go Grave Part Rejoicing Resume Sad Spring Such Thought Were Why Without Wondering World Would Your]
The grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou'rt named: Nature appalled, Shakes off her wonted firmness.
[ Appalled Dread Firmness Grave Her Men Named Nature Off Shakes Thing Thou]
Bad leadership during the past years has cast on our Party the shadow of great and grave burdens.
[ Bad Burdens Cast During Grave Great Leadership Our Party Past Shadow Years]
Only on the edge of the grave can man conclude anything.
[ Anything Conclude Edge Grave Man Only]
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers... clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
[ Clap Face Fair Fathers Fire Graves Ground Hand Him His Hunting Last Look Mouth Over Sadness Seen Set Setting Silence Smooth Sun Take Turn]
Every day some new fact comes to light - some new obstacle which threatens the gravest obstruction. I suppose this is the reason which makes the game so well worth playing.
[ Comes Day Every Fact Game Gravest Light Makes New Obstacle Obstruction Playing Reason Some Suppose Threatens Well Which Worth]
The fact that a Republican is in the late Senator Kennedy's old seat probably must have him rolling in his grave, probably spilling his drink.
[ Drink Fact Grave Him His Kennedy Late Must Old Probably Republican Rolling Seat Senator]
If Roosevelt were alive today, he'd turn over in his grave.
[ Alive Grave His Over Roosevelt Today Turn Were]
I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land. Dad
[ Away Father Grave Hand Him His Land Life Passed Pressed Protect Smiled Spirit Told 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.
[ Deceased Delighting Forsaken Ghosts Graves Haunt Hosts Houses Lamp Life Out Say Shadows Still Such Their Untimely Went Whose]
An angel's arm can't snatch me from the grave; legions of angels can't confine me there.
[ Angel Angels Arm Confine Grave Legions Snatch]
But the gravest difficulty, and perhaps the most important, in poetry meant solely for recitation, is the difficulty of achieving verbal beauty, or rather of making verbal beauty tell.
[ Achieving Beauty Difficulty Gravest Important Making Meant Most Perhaps Poetry Rather Recitation Solely Tell Verbal]
Sometimes it feels as if everything in life is just something we haul into the grave.
[ Everything Feels Grave Haul Into Just Life Something Sometimes]
What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.
[ Behind Engraved Into Leave Lives Monuments Others Stone Woven]
In the democracy of the dead all men at last are equal. There is neither rank nor station nor prerogative in the republic of the grave.
[ Dead Democracy Equal Grave Last Men Neither Nor Prerogative Rank Republic Station]
Put no inscription over the grave, except the date of my birth and my death; and, wherever I am buried, let the funeral be perfectly private, with as few persons attending, and as little show and expense as possible.
[ Am Attending Birth Buried Date Death Except Expense Few Funeral Grave Inscription Little Over Perfectly Persons Possible Private Put Show Wherever]
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.
[ After Aged Beautiful Been Grave Her Own Place Rather She Than Ugly Visit Where Woman Would Young]
The Holocaust committed by the Nazis turned this country, where most of the European Jews used to live and where their culture used to flourish, into a massive grave. This is why initiatives to revive Jewish culture in Poland is so important.
[ Committed Country Culture European Flourish Grave Holocaust Important Initiatives Into Jewish Jews Live Massive Most Poland Revive Their Turned Used Where Why]
Impeachment is not a remedy for private wrongs; it's a method of removing someone whose continued presence in office would cause grave danger to the nation.
[ Cause Continued Danger Grave Impeachment Method Nation Office Presence Private Remedy Removing Someone Whose Would Wrongs]
Remember the picture of the president in the classroom, being told of the attack by chief of staff Andy Card? The American people thought they were seeing a man suddenly thrust into a grave challenge no one could have anticipated.
[ American Andy Anticipated Attack Being Card Challenge Chief Classroom Could Grave Into Man Picture President Remember Seeing Staff Suddenly Thought Thrust Told Were]
One half of my life has put the other half in the grave.
[ Grave Half Life Other Put]
Some people asked me if I would be interested in managing the A's. I said a definite no thank you. At night, that place is a graveyard with lights.
[ Asked Definite Graveyard Interested Lights Managing Night Place Said Some Thank Would]
A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one another off to the best advantage.
[ Advantage Always Another Best Blockhead Go Grave Lively Off Should Show]
Much literary criticism comes from people for whom extreme specialization is a cover for either grave cerebral inadequacy or terminal laziness, the latter being a much cherished aspect of academic freedom.
[ Academic Aspect Being Cerebral Cherished Comes Cover Criticism Either Extreme Freedom Grave Inadequacy Latter Laziness Literary Much Specialization Terminal Whom]
To try to correct imbalances with trade restrictions is a grave error.
[ Correct Error Grave Imbalances Restrictions Trade Try]
If you don't look like Rupert Graves or Hugh Grant, they'll have you playing the gardener.
[ Gardener Grant Graves Hugh Look Playing Rupert]
No tools have yet been met with in any of the gravels occurring at the higher levels of the valley of the Seine; but no importance can be attached to this negative fact, as so little search has yet been made for them.
[ Any Attached Been Fact Higher Importance Levels Little Made Met Negative Occurring Search Them Tools Valley Yet]
He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave.
[ Fear Feet Grave Head Heaven His Into Need Put Whose]
Only weeks after Oslo began, when nearly all the world and most of Israel was drunk with the idea of peace, I argued that a Palestinian society not constrained by democratic norms would be a fear society that would pose a grave threat to Israel.
[ After Argued Began Constrained Democratic Drunk Fear Grave Idea Israel Most Nearly Norms Only Oslo Palestinian Peace Pose Society Threat Weeks World Would]
No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle.
[ Account America Barred Battle Been Colored Dying Fighting Graveyards His Race Signs White]
He is an old bore. Even the grave yawns for him.
[ Bore Even Grave Him Old]
A man who would not love his father's grave is worse than a wild animal.
[ Animal Father Grave His Love Man Than Wild Worse Would]
Frankly, despite my horror of the press, I'd love to rise from the grave every ten years or so and go buy a few newspapers.
[ Buy Despite Every Few Frankly Go Grave Horror Love Newspapers Press Rise Ten Years]
If kids like a picture book, they're going to read it at least 50 times. Read anything that often, and even minor imperfections start to feel like gravel in the bed.
[ Anything Bed Book Even Feel Going Gravel Imperfections Kids Least Minor Often Picture Read Start Times]
We weep over the graves of infants and the little ones taken from us by death; but an early grave may be the shortest way to heaven.
[ Death Early Grave Graves Heaven Infants Little May Ones Over Shortest Taken Us Way Weep]
It is immoral from almost any point of view to refuse to defend yourself and others from very grave and terrible threats, even as there are limits to the means that can be used in such defense.
[ Almost Any Defend Defense Even Grave Immoral Limits Means Others Point Refuse Such Terrible Threats Used Very View Yourself]
They say in the grave there is peace, and peace and the grave are one and the same.
[ Grave Peace Same Say]
I take a grave view of the press. It is the weak slat under the bed of democracy.
[ Bed Democracy Grave Press Take Under View Weak]
We knew we were talking about spies. I knew he knew I knew. I was digging my own grave.
[ Digging Grave Knew Own Spies Talking Were]
If I know that I shall be as an angel, and more; if I shall behold all God has made; if he shall own me for his son and exalt me to honor in his presence, I shall not fear to die, nor shall I dread the grave where Christ once lay.
[ Angel Behold Christ Die Dread Exalt Fear God Grave His Honor Know Lay Made More Nor Once Own Presence Shall Son Where]
The moment is ripe for an experienced businessman to talk practical, prudent economics to the electorate - which is why Mitt Romney's political fortunes are steadily being resurrected from the grave.
[ Being Businessman Economics Electorate Experienced Fortunes Grave Mitt Moment Political Practical Prudent Resurrected Ripe Steadily Talk Which Why]
Every man's road in life is marked by the graves of his personal liking.
[ Every Graves His Life Liking Man Marked Personal Road]
May you live to see the green grass growing over your grave.
[ Grass Grave Green Growing Live May Over See Your]
I was gravely warned by some of my female acquaintances that no woman could expect to be regarded as a lady after she had written a book.
[ Acquaintances After Book Could Expect Female Gravely Had Lady Regarded She Some Warned Woman Written]
It is one of the maladies of our age to profess a frenzied allegiance to truth in unimportant matters, to refuse consistently to face her where graver issues are at stake.
[ Age Allegiance Consistently Face Frenzied Graver Her Issues Maladies Matters Our Profess Refuse Stake Truth Unimportant Where]
If the great Government of the United States were a private corporation no bank would take its name on a piece of paper, because it has cynically repudiated the words engraved upon its bonds.
[ Bank Because Bonds Corporation Cynically Engraved Government Great Name Paper Piece Private States Take United Upon Were Words Would]
You fall out of your mother's womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave.
[ Across Country Crawl Drop Fall Fire Grave Into Mother Open Out Under Womb Your]
Every pessimist who ever lived has been buried in an unmarked grave. Tomorrow has always been better than today, and it always will be.
[ Always Been Better Buried Ever Every Grave Lived Pessimist Than Today Tomorrow Will]
We believe, as the President has indicated, that this combination of a rogue state that possesses weapons of mass destruction and has known ties to terrorist organizations, is a grave threat to the people of the United States and to other countries around the world.
[ Around Believe Combination Countries Destruction Grave Indicated Known Mass Organizations Other Possesses President Rogue State States Terrorist Threat Ties United Weapons World]
I think we have grave problems. I am very much concerned about environmental questions, even though in Finnish society, we are not facing the most urgent problems.
[ Am Concerned Environmental Even Facing Finnish Grave Most Much Problems Questions Society Think Though Urgent Very]
Well my taste wasn't very good when I first started out. But later, when I began to appreciate the art of acting, I would say the actress I most admire is Vanessa Redgrave.
[ Acting Actress Admire Appreciate Art Began First Good Later Most Out Say Started Taste Very Well Would]
Our government leaders... have made many mistakes in the past when they have lost sight of the sacred American values rooted in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. We are at the brink of even graver mistakes and assaults on these values.
[ American Assaults Brink Constitution Declaration Even Government Graver Independence Leaders Lost Made Many Mistakes Our Past Rooted Sacred Sight These Values]
Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards.
[ Bone Graveyards Personally Pick]
We all have a cradle-to-the-grave journey to make and, in between, what do you do? There's got to be something hereafter.
[ Between Got Hereafter Journey Make Something]
We should so provide for old age that it may have no urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next. It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave. Age
[ Absorb Age Awful Grave Hands Lean Making May Meditation Next Old Provide See Should Urgent Wants World]
To the solemn graves, near a lonely cemetery, my heart like a muffled drum is beating funeral marches.
[ Beating Cemetery Drum Funeral Graves Heart Lonely Marches Muffled Near Solemn]
Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A grave to rest in, and a fading name!
[ Ambition Fading Fame Grave Little Name Power Rest Reward Transient]
While seeking revenge, dig two graves - one for yourself.
[ Dig Graves Revenge Seeking Two While Yourself]
Full surely there is a blessedness beyond the grave for those who have already entered on it here, and in no other form than that wherein they know it here, at any moment.
[ Already Any Beyond Blessedness Entered Form Full Grave Here Know Moment Other Surely Than Those Wherein]
They say it's better to bury your sadness in a graveyard or garden that waits for the spring to wake from its sleep and burst into green.
[ Better Burst Bury Garden Graveyard Green Into Sadness Say Sleep Spring Waits Wake Your]
Having been an actor and a writer for so long - 20 years or so - I felt that it would be daft to go to one's grave without having directed. It's a natural extension of writing and acting, and so I knew it would happen one day.
[ Acting Actor Been Daft Day Directed Extension Felt Go Grave Happen Having Knew Long Natural Without Would Writer Writing Years]
Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards.
[ Excess Fills Fine Graveyards Loyalty Political Quality]
The Papacy is not other than the Ghost of the deceased Roman Empire, sitting crowned upon the grave thereof.
[ Crowned Deceased Empire Ghost Grave Other Roman Sitting Than Thereof Upon]
I do not choose that my grave should be dug while I am still alive.
[ Alive Am Choose Dug Grave Should Still While]
If Casey Stengel were alive today, he'd be spinning in his grave.
[ Alive Casey Grave His Spinning Today Were]
Time is the king of all men, he is their parent and their grave, and gives them what he will and not what they crave.
[ Crave Gives Grave King Men Parent Their Them Time Will]
I was known as the chief grave robber of my state.
[ Chief Grave Known Robber State]
Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear - kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor - with the cry of grave national emergency.
[ Continuous Cry Emergency Fear Fervor Government Grave Kept National Our Patriotic Perpetual State Us]
The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey her husband has sent more women to the grave than to the courts for a divorce.
[ Courts Cruel Divorce Foolish Grave Her Husband More Notion Obey Sent Than Wife Women]
So I was surprised at the notion that I might have brought anthrax to my home, and would have been even amused if it was not for the fact that this matter is so grave and serious.
[ Amused Anthrax Been Brought Even Fact Grave Home Matter Might Notion Serious Surprised Would]
Kennedy had been assassinated a month or so before. So we walked to the grave of John Kennedy and ended our walking symbolically at the Arlington National Cemetery.
[ Arlington Assassinated Been Before Cemetery Ended Grave Had John Kennedy Month National Our Walked Walking]
Every suggested idea produces a corresponding physical reaction. Every idea constantly repeated ends by being engraved upon the brain, provoking the act which corresponds to that idea.
[ Act Being Brain Constantly Corresponding Corresponds Ends Engraved Every Idea Physical Produces Provoking Reaction Repeated Suggested Upon Which]
'A collected poems' is either a gravestone or a testimonial to survival.
[ Collected Either Poems Survival]
The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame.
[ Blame Clean Grave Holy Light Man Obscene Over Profane Run Secret Shame Things Thoughts Without]
While we ourselves are the living graves of murdered animals, how can we expect any ideal living conditions on this earth?
[ Animals Any Conditions Earth Expect Graves How Ideal Living Murdered Ourselves While]
When freedom does not have a purpose, when it does not wish to know anything about the rule of law engraved in the hearts of men and women, when it does not listen to the voice of conscience, it turns against humanity and society.
[ Against Anything Conscience Does Engraved Freedom Hearts Humanity Know Law Listen Men Purpose Rule Society Turns Voice Wish Women]
History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood.
[ Blood Could History Human Jot Pass Red Scarlet Text Title]
A resignation is a grave act; never performed by a right minded man without forethought or with reserve.
[ Act Forethought Grave Man Minded Never Performed Reserve Resignation Right Without]
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.
[ Graver Hence History Import More Nature Philosophic Poetry Rather Since Something Statements Than Those Universals Whereas]
I care not how worldly you may be: there are times when all distinctions seem like dust, and when at the graves of the great you dream of a coming country, where your proudest hopes shall be dimmed forever.
[ Care Coming Country Distinctions Dream Dust Forever Graves Great Hopes How May Proudest Seem Shall Times Where Worldly Your]
Every time I think that I am getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something else happens.
[ Am Else Every Getting Going Gradually Grave Happens Old Something Think Time]
Then trust me there's nothing like drinking, So pleasant on this side of the grave: It keeps the unhappy from thinking, And makes e'en the valiant more brave.
[ Brave Drinking En Grave Keeps Makes More Nothing Pleasant Side Then Thinking Trust Unhappy Valiant]
In comparing various authors with one another, I have discovered that some of the gravest and latest writers have transcribed, word for word, from former works, without making acknowledgment.
[ Acknowledgment Another Authors Comparing Discovered Former Gravest Latest Making Some Various Without Word Works Writers]
The trip I made to Angola to study the prehistoric contents of the gravel beds as a means of deciding the age of the deposits and their economic potential was the first time prehistory had ever been used for such a purpose.
[ Age Angola Beds Been Contents Deciding Deposits Economic Ever First Gravel Had Made Means Potential Prehistoric Prehistory Purpose Study Such Their Time Trip Used]
The museums and parks are graveyards above the ground- congealed memories of the past that act as a pretext for reality.
[ Above Act Graveyards Memories Museums Parks Past Pretext Reality]
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]
We like security: we like the pope to be infallible in matters of faith, and grave doctors to be so in moral questions so that we can feel reassured.
[ Doctors Faith Feel Grave Infallible Matters Moral Pope Questions Reassured Security]
Go now, verses, on your light feet, you have not trodden hard on the old earth where the graves laugh when they see their guests, the one corpse stacked on top of the other. Go now and stagger to her whom I do not know.
[ Corpse Earth Feet Go Graves Guests Hard Her Know Laugh Light Now Old Other See Stacked Stagger Their Top Trodden Verses Where Whom Your]
Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.
[ Becomes Ceases Grave Itself Laugh Other Proud Seek Selfish Than Too Weep Wisdom]
Heaven lent you a soul, Earth will lend a grave.
[ Earth Grave Heaven Lend Lent Soul Will]
Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves - or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth.
[ Ask Dream Earth Graves Greatness Heaven Here Now Our Ours Should Us Waiting Whether Yourself]
Those who begin coercive elimination of dissent soon find themselves exterminating dissenters. Compulsory unification of opinion achieves only the unanimity of the graveyard.
[ Achieves Begin Coercive Compulsory Dissent Dissenters Elimination Find Graveyard Only Opinion Soon Themselves Those Unanimity Unification]
Whoever finishes a revolution only halfway, digs his own grave.
[ Digs Finishes Grave Halfway His Only Own Revolution Whoever]
The word of God is full of sad and grave counsel, full of the knowledge of God, of examples of virtues, and of correction of vices, of the end of this life, and of the life to come.
[ Come Correction Counsel End Examples Full God Grave Knowledge Life Sad Vices Virtues Word]
It is explained that all relationships require a little give and take. This is untrue. Any partnership demands that we give and give and give and at the last, as we flop into our graves exhausted, we are told that we didn't give enough.
[ Any Demands Enough Exhausted Explained Flop Give Graves Into Last Little Our Partnership Relationships Require Take Told Untrue]
The Negroes are facing the alternative of rising in the sphere of production to supply their proportion of the manufacturers and merchants or of going down to the graves of paupers.
[ Alternative Down Facing Going Graves Manufacturers Merchants Negroes Production Proportion Rising Sphere Supply Their]
It is a grave matter to enter a war, without adequate military preparation; it may prove fatal to come into peace, without moral and religious preparation.
[ Adequate Come Enter Fatal Grave Into Matter May Military Moral Peace Preparation Prove Religious War Without]
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy that we can scarcely mark their progress.
[ Beauties Changes Cradle Easy Every Gentle Gives Grave Mark Morning Nature Night Own Progress Scarcely Season Some Succession Their Time]
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them with quotations from Kant.
[ Fire Germans Kant Quotations Shells Them Trouble]
Many people are in a rut and a rut is nothing but a grave - with both ends kicked out.
[ Both Ends Grave Kicked Many Nothing Out Rut]
During this period, Japan's peaceful commercial relations were successively obstructed, primarily by the American rupture of commercial relations, and this was a grave threat to the survival of Japan.
[ American Commercial During Grave Japan Obstructed Peaceful Period Primarily Relations Successively Survival Threat Were]
And by a prudent flight and cunning save A life which valour could not, from the grave. A better buckler I can soon regain, But who can get another life again?
[ Again Another Better Could Cunning Flight Get Grave Life Prudent Regain Save Soon Valour Which]
Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire.
[ Coals Cruel Fire Grave Jealousy Thereof]
Every time I think that I'm getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something else happens.
[ Else Every Getting Going Gradually Grave Happens Old Something Think Time]
Neutrality is at times a graver sin than belligerence.
[ Graver Neutrality Sin Than Times]
We can know nothing till after this grave debate. The soul must withdraw, for this is not its hour. Now the knife must divide the flesh, and lay the ravage bare, and do its work completely.
[ After Bare Completely Debate Divide Flesh Grave Hour Knife Know Lay Must Nothing Now Soul Till Withdraw Work]
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
[ Always Confession Grave Keeps Own Punishment Secrets Silence Soul Takes Weakness]
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, and like the grave, cries, 'Give, give.'
[ Am Convinced Creature Cries Dangerous Ever Few Give Grasping Grave Man Many More Power Vested Whether]
I went across the fields to avoid the straight highways, along the firing lines where people were shooting at a small wooded hill, which is now covered with wooden crosses and lines of graves instead of spring flowers.
[ Across Along Avoid Covered Crosses Fields Firing Flowers Graves Highways Hill Instead Lines Now Shooting Small Spring Straight Went Were Where Which Wooden]
Their blood has washed out their foul footsteps' pollution. No refuge could save the hireling and slave from the terror of flight or the gloom of the grave.
[ Blood Could Flight Footsteps Foul Gloom Grave Out Pollution Refuge Save Slave Terror Their Washed]
Of present fame think little, and of future less; the praises that we receive after we are buried, like the flowers that are strewed over our grave, may be gratifying to the living, but they are nothing to the dead.
[ After Buried Dead Fame Flowers Future Gratifying Grave Less Little Living May Nothing Our Over Praises Present Receive Think]
None can less afford to delay than the aged sinner. Now is the time. Now or never. You have, as it were, one foot already in the grave. Your opportunities will soon be over. Strive, then, I entreat you, to enter in at the strait gate.
[ Afford Aged Already Delay Enter Entreat Foot Gate Grave Less Never None Now Opportunities Over Sinner Soon Strait Strive Than Then Time Were Will Your]
I think I'll take my record of 13 goals to the grave.
[ Goals Grave Record Take Think]
In the islands of the Aegean Sea, every island is full of graves.
[ Every Full Graves Island Islands Sea]
Let us form one body, one heart, and defend to the last warrior our country, our homes, our liberty, and the graves of our fathers.
[ Body Country Defend Fathers Form Graves Heart Homes Last Liberty Our Us Warrior]
I was darkly convinced that at age 52 I would kill myself because my mother committed suicide at that age. I was fantasizing that she was waiting for me on the other side of the grave.
[ Age Because Committed Convinced Grave Kill Mother Myself Other She Side Suicide Waiting Would]
But I was also doing odd jobs around Portland, like spreading gravel and transplanting bamboo trees.
[ Also Around Bamboo Doing Gravel Jobs Odd Portland Spreading Trees]
I'll perform all the way to the grave.
[ Grave Perform Way]
Whatever else I do before finally I go to my grave, I hope it will not be looking after young people.
[ After Before Else Finally Go Grave Hope Looking Whatever Will Young]
Is Walt turning over in his grave? A man named Joe Roth runs Disney right now-he gave me the go-ahead and total freedom to do whatever I wanted to do.
[ Disney Freedom Gave Grave His Joe Man Named Over Right Roth Runs Total Turning Walt Wanted Whatever]
Every couple I know has side-by-side grave plots, but when we do it we're the biggest weirdos on the block.
[ Biggest Block Couple Every Grave Know Plots Weirdos]
Tombs are the clothes of the dead and a grave is a plain suit; while an expensive monument is one with embroidery.
[ Clothes Dead Embroidery Expensive Grave Monument Plain Suit Tombs While]
Economic distress, political pressure, and social obloquy already drive us from our homes and from our graves. The Jews are already constantly shifting from place to place.
[ Already Constantly Distress Drive Economic Graves Homes Jews Our Place Political Pressure Shifting Social Us]
All over the world the wildlife that I write about is in grave danger. It is being exterminated by what we call the progress of civilization.
[ Being Call Civilization Danger Exterminated Grave Over Progress Wildlife World Write]
Every pessimist who ever lived has been buried in an unmarked grave. Tomorrow has always been better than today, and it always will be.
[ Always Been Better Buried Ever Every Grave Lived Pessimist Than Today Tomorrow Will]
I say this as a Democrat, for whom the Republican domination of government threatens many values that I hold to be important to America's role as a light among nations. But there are no values that matter to me that will not be gravely endangered if we lose this war.
[ America Among Democrat Domination Endangered Government Gravely Hold Important Light Lose Many Matter Nations Republican Role Say Threatens Values War Whom Will]
Why is our fancy to be appalled by terrific perspectives of a hell beyond the grave?
[ Appalled Beyond Fancy Grave Hell Our Perspectives Terrific Why]
We usually say of ancient persons, that they have already one foot in the grave, and the rest of their life is nothing else but the bringing of these feet together.
[ Already Ancient Bringing Else Feet Foot Grave Life Nothing Persons Rest Say Their These Together Usually]
But only a brief moment is granted to the brave one breath or two, whose wage is the long nights of the grave.
[ Brave Breath Brief Granted Grave Long Moment Nights Only Two Wage Whose]
If Lincoln were alive today, he'd be turning over in his grave.
[ Alive Grave His Lincoln Over Today Turning Were]
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.
[ Faces Our Shed Tears Time]
The two most precious things this side of the grave are our reputation and our life. But it is to be lamented that the most contemptible whisper may deprive us of the one, and the weakest weapon of the other.
[ Contemptible Deprive Grave Life May Most Other Our Precious Reputation Side Things Two Us Weakest Weapon Whisper]
My message to you all is of hope, courage and confidence. Let us mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and tackle the grave issues that confront us with grim determination and discipline worthy of a great nation.
[ Confidence Confront Courage Determination Discipline Grave Great Grim Hope Issues Message Mobilize Nation Organized Our Resources Systematic Tackle Us Way Worthy]
Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed.
[ Bed Dread Grave Little Live May Teach]
Life was a funny thing that happened to me on the way to the grave.
[ Funny Grave Happened Life Thing Way]
To say what you feel is to dig your own grave.
[ Dig Feel Grave Own Say Your]
Press on! for in the grave there is no work and no device. Press on! while yet you may.
[ Device Grave May Press While Work Yet]
When I die India will be found engraved on my heart.
[ Die Engraved Found Heart India Will]
You have come into a hard world. I know of only one easy place in it, and that is the grave.
[ Come Easy Grave Hard Into Know Only Place World]
The beautiful uncut hair of graves.
[ Beautiful Graves Hair]
But I think that the spirit of protectionism would be the grave of European cinema. You cannot protect something by building a fence around it and thinking that this will help it survive.
[ Around Building Cannot Cinema European Fence Grave Help Protect Protectionism Something Spirit Survive Think Thinking Will Would]
Mr. Gonzales' failure to respond to questions legitimately posed to him by the Senate raises grave doubts in my mind as to his fitness to serve the people of the United States as their Attorney General.
[ Attorney Doubts Failure Fitness General Gonzales Grave Him His Legitimately Mind Mr Posed Questions Raises Respond Senate Serve States Their United]