Authors that match 'infant'.

Guillermo Cabrera Infante Cuban Novelist (1929-2005)

Quotations that match 'infant'.

Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants. Coco Chanel
[ Always Been Down Heads Held Infants Little Longing Men Mother Ones Pillow Put Seeking Strong Their Them Women World]
I began my career with infantile dreams of becoming a composer. Ivor Novello
[ Becoming Began Career Composer Dreams Infantile]
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority. Brendan Francis
[ Article Authority Book Hands Infantryman Quotation Rifle Speaks Speech]
Research has shown time and time again that infants who receive the high-quality child care and early education programs do better in school, have more developed social skills, and display fewer behavior problems. Judy Biggert
[ Again Behavior Better Care Child Developed Display Early Education Fewer High-Quality Infants More Problems Programs Receive Research School Shown Skills Social Time]
Yesterday in this country we had people die of hunger and malnutrition. In some parts of this country, the infant mortality rate rivals that of sub-Saharan Africa. We have a public education system that ranks below that of almost any other Western nation. Alcee Hastings
[ Africa Almost Any Below Country Die Education Had Hunger Infant Malnutrition Mortality Nation Other Parts Public Ranks Rate Rivals Some Sub-Saharan System Western Yesterday]
Despotism is the only form of government which may with safety to itself, neglect the education of its infant poor. Samuel Horsley
[ Despotism Education Form Government Infant Itself May Neglect Only Poor Safety Which]
God forbid that any book should be banned. The practice is as indefensible as infanticide. Rebecca West
[ Any Banned Book Forbid God Indefensible Practice Should]
Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war that we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living. Omar N. Bradley War
[ Ethical Giants Infants Killing Know Living More Nuclear Ours Peace War World]
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge. Voltaire
[ Barrier Human Ignorance Infantile Knowledge Separates Spirit Superstition Thought Virginity Virtue Would]
When you've seen a nude infant doing a backward somersault you know why clothing exists. Stephen Fry
[ Backward Clothing Doing Exists Infant Know Nude Seen Why]
There had so lately been a large force of Spanish cavalry at the village, which had made a great impression on the minds of the young men, as to their power, consequence, which my appearance with 20 infantry was by no means calculated to remove. Zebulon Pike
[ Appearance Been Calculated Cavalry Consequence Force Great Had Impression Infantry Large Lately Made Means Men Minds Power Remove Spanish Their Village Which Young]
I am in the infantry for 17 weeks and after that I don't know where I am going. Eddie Slovik
[ After Am Going Infantry Know Weeks Where]
She gave me another piece of information which excited other feelings in me, scarcely less dreadful. Infants were sometimes born in the convent; but they were always baptized and immediately strangled! Maria Monk
[ Always Another Baptized Born Convent Dreadful Excited Feelings Gave Immediately Infants Information Less Other Piece Scarcely She Sometimes Strangled Were Which]
Anyone can write a story based on the kind of horror where you see a guy in car and then there's the bad guy in the back seat. It's infantile to rely on that for telling a story. That's like going to bed and thinking there's a monster under your bed. It's silly. Sergio Aragones
[ Anyone Back Bad Based Bed Car Going Guy Horror Infantile Kind Monster Rely Seat See Silly Story Telling Then Thinking Under Where Write Your]
The U.S. routinely ranks lower than other countries in health outcomes such as infant mortality. Tammy Baldwin
[ Countries Health Infant Lower Mortality Other Outcomes Ranks Routinely Such Than]
The abandoned infant's cry is rage, not fear. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Abandoned Cry Fear Infant Rage]
Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion. Louise J. Kaplan Teen
[ Adolescence After Capable Children Compassion Even Infants Only Sympathy]
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor. John Lithgow
[ Academics Humor Infantile Senses Tend Wonderfully]
However, while the Nazi barbarians and their collaborators threatened the entire world, I could not accept his philosophy and, after several earlier attempts, was finally accepted into the Canadian Infantry Corps during the last year of World War II. Walter Kohn
[ Accept Accepted After Attempts Barbarians Canadian Collaborators Corps Could During Earlier Entire Finally His However Ii Infantry Into Last Philosophy Several Their Threatened War While World Year]
The infant runs toward it with its eyes closed, the adult is stationary, the old man approaches it with his back turned. Denis Diderot
[ Adult Approaches Back Closed Eyes His Infant Man Old Runs Stationary Toward Turned]
By the last returns to the Department of War the militia force of the several States may be estimated at 800,000 men - infantry, artillery, and cavalry. James Monroe
[ Artillery Cavalry Department Estimated Force Infantry Last May Men Militia Returns Several States War]
I think of myself as Special Forces, clearing the path for the infantry. Geraldo Rivera
[ Clearing Forces Infantry Myself Path Special Think]
It is remarkable that this people, though unarmed, dares attack an armed foe; the infantry defy the cavalry, and by their activity and courage generally prove victors. Giraldus Cambrensis
[ Activity Armed Attack Cavalry Courage Dares Defy Foe Generally Infantry Prove Remarkable Their Though Unarmed Victors]
When a baby is in the room with two women, and one is considered more beautiful than the other, the infant's eyes will go to the more beautiful one. Susan Anton
[ Baby Beautiful Considered Eyes Go Infant More Other Room Than Two Will Women]
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. Tryon Edwards
[ Death Early Grave Graves Heaven Infants Little May Ones Over Shortest Taken Us Way Weep]
Flattery is the infantry of negotiation. Lord Chandos
[ Flattery Infantry Negotiation]
The most merciful thing that a family does to one of its infant members is to kill it. Margaret Sanger
[ Does Family Infant Kill Members Merciful Most Thing]
General: I attempted to take Williamsport yesterday, but found too large a force of infantry and artillery. After a long fight, I withdrew to this place. John Buford
[ After Artillery Attempted Fight Force Found General Infantry Large Long Place Take Too Withdrew Yesterday]
Once the mass of the defending infantry become possessed of low moral, the battle is as good as lost. Douglas Haig
[ Battle Become Defending Good Infantry Lost Low Mass Moral Once Possessed]
It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life. Augustus Hare
[ Babies Born Conceit Could Filled Half Importance Infants Insupportable Intellect Life Mothers Our Own Render Say Should Their Through Understand Us Well Which Would]
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. Thomas Traherne
[ Anything Book Capable Empty Fill Infant May Mind Nothing Profitable Soul Things Which Wonders Written]
I'm convinced that the infantry is the group in the army which gives more and gets less than anybody else. Bill Mauldin
[ Anybody Army Convinced Else Gets Gives Group Infantry Less More Than Which]
Maybe every other American movie shouldn't be based on a comic book. Other countries will think Americans live in an infantile fantasy land where reality is whatever we say it is and every problem can be solved with violence. Bill Maher
[ American Americans Based Book Comic Countries Every Fantasy Infantile Land Live Maybe Movie Other Problem Reality Say Solved Think Violence Whatever Where Will]
I recovered my infant Judaism, but in a reformist version. Lionel Blue
[ Infant Judaism Recovered Reformist Version]
The absolute dependence of a newborn infant inspired many things in me, but it did not activate any magical knowledge about what to do for the next twenty years. Mary Kay Blakely
[ Absolute Activate Any Dependence Did Infant Inspired Knowledge Magical Many Newborn Next Things Twenty Years]
Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It's probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure. George Kennedy
[ Also Attribute Being Combination Course Exposure Hearing Heredity Ii Infantry Loss Noise Probably Some War World]
Many a trace, and many a germ of this infantile disease, to which without a doubt, I also am a victim, has been chased away by your brochure, or will yet be eradicated by it. Herman Gorter
[ Also Am Away Been Chased Disease Doubt Eradicated Germ Infantile Many Trace Victim Which Will Without Yet Your]
Yes, hell exists. It is not a fairy tale. One indeed burns there. This hell is not at the end of life. It is here. At the beginning. Hell is what the infant must experience before he gets to us. Frederick Leboyer
[ Before Beginning Burns End Exists Experience Fairy Gets Hell Here Indeed Infant Life Must Tale Us Yes]
What can I say about the First World War, a war in which I served as an infantryman, a war I hated at the start and to which I never warmed as it proceeded? George Grosz
[ First Hated Infantryman Never Proceeded Say Served Start War Warmed Which World]
Because there is something helpless and weak and innocent - something like an infant - deep inside us all that really suffers in ways we would never permit an insect to suffer. Jack Henry Abbott
[ Because Deep Helpless Infant Innocent Insect Inside Never Permit Really Something Suffer Suffers Us Ways Weak Would]
On my left the shooting had the sharp explosion of the infantry artillery, on my right could be heard the sporadic cannon shots thundering from the front, and up above the sky was clear and the sun bright. Max Beckmann
[ Above Artillery Bright Cannon Clear Could Explosion Front Had Heard Infantry Left Right Sharp Shooting Shots Sky Sun Thundering Up]
I'm just a very primitive, infantile folk singer. Robert Wyatt
[ Folk Infantile Just Primitive Singer Very]
Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire. William Blake
[ Better Cradle Desire Infant Murder Nurse Than]
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other. Francis Bacon
[ Born Die Infant Little Natural Other Painful Perhaps]
The belief in charms for protecting newborn infants is very strong in Greece. James Theodore Bent
[ Belief Charms Greece Infants Newborn Protecting Strong Very]
Hiphop has remained in an infantile stage and has not been allowed to grow. Slick Rick
[ Allowed Been Grow Hiphop Infantile Remained Stage]
For infants and toddlers learning and living are the same thing. If they feel secure, treasured, loved, their own energy and curiosity will bring them new understanding and new skills. Amy Laura Dombro
[ Bring Curiosity Energy Feel Infants Learning Living Loved New Own Same Secure Skills Their Them Thing Treasured Understanding Will]
I have never grown out of the infantile belief that the universe was made for me to suck. Aleister Crowley
[ Belief Grown Infantile Made Never Out Suck Universe]
One of the most important things to remember about infant care is: don't change diapers in midstream. Don Marquis
[ Care Change Diapers Important Infant Most Remember Things]
As to the mental essence, we find it in infants devoid of every mental form. Avicenna
[ Devoid Essence Every Find Form Infants Mental]
Naturalism aimed at giving the primitive wishes full play but failed because these wishes are too primitive, too infantile, too inconsistent with themselves to be satisfied even by the greatest license. John Desmond Bernal
[ Aimed Because Even Failed Full Giving Greatest Inconsistent Infantile License Naturalism Play Primitive Satisfied Themselves These Too Wishes]
Look at an infantryman's eyes and you can tell how much war he has seen. William Alexander Henry
[ Eyes How Infantryman Look Much Seen Tell War]
Thank God, I never was cheerful. I come from the happy stock of the Mathers, who, as you remember, passed sweet mornings reflecting on the goodness of God and the damnation of infants. Henry Brooks Adams
[ Cheerful Come Damnation God Goodness Happy Infants Mornings Never Passed Reflecting Remember Stock Sweet Thank]
Man is insatiable for power; he is infantile in his desires and, always discontented with what he has, loves only what he has not. People complain of the despotism of princes; they ought to complain of the despotism of man. Joseph de Maistre
[ Always Complain Desires Despotism Discontented His Infantile Insatiable Loves Man Only Ought Power Princes]
Those who have lost an infant are never, in a way, without an infant. Leigh Hunt
[ Infant Lost Never Those Way Without]
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants. Johnny Depp
[ Convey Creatures Dogs Enough Evolved Infants Love Only Pure]
Let's take care of mothers and infants first, and then let's see what's left over for everybody over 50. I'm over 50. If I get sick, I would rather have money spent on children before it's spent on me. Richard Dooling
[ Before Care Children Everybody First Get Infants Left Money Mothers Over Rather See Sick Spent Take Then Would]
The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience. Our is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. Omar N. Bradley Society
[ Achieved Brilliance Conscience Ethical Giants Infants Nuclear Our Power Wisdom Without World]
I wish I'd been a mixed infant. Brendan Behan
[ Been Infant Mixed Wish]