Quotations that match 'oaks'.

I hated historical novels with fluttering cloaks. Jeanette Winterson
[ Fluttering Hated Historical Novels]
Nature soaks every evil with either fear or shame. Tertullian
[ Either Every Evil Fear Nature Shame]
I went to a private arts school. We had to wear cloaks. Claire Forlani
[ Arts Had Private School Wear Went]
I thank Heaven every summer's day of my life, that my lot was humbly cast within the hearing of romping brooks, and beneath the shadow of oaks. Donald G. Mitchell
[ Beneath Brooks Cast Day Every Hearing Heaven Humbly Life Lot Oaks Shadow Summer Thank Within]
When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure. Peter Marshall
[ Contrary Diamonds Difficulties Grow Life Long Made Oaks Pressure Remind Strong Under Us Winds Without]
The Barks of Trees are best gathered in the Spring, if it be of great Trees, as Oaks or the like, because then they come easiest off, and so you may dry them if you please, but indeed your best way is to gather all Barks only for present use. Nicholas Culpeper
[ Barks Because Best Come Dry Easiest Gather Gathered Great Indeed May Oaks Off Only Please Present Spring Them Then Trees Use Way Your]
I don't want to get into the 'who's a hostage-taker' discussion here, but what is the estate tax? It's a double tax on death. Economists will tell you that it's really not a tax that soaks the rich, but it's a tax on capital that deprives business investment and therefore job creation. Paul Ryan
[ Business Capital Creation Death Deprives Discussion Double Economists Estate Get Here Into Investment Job Really Rich Tax Tell Therefore Want Will]
Many a genius has been slow of growth. Oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed. George Henry Lewes
[ Beauty Been Flourish Genius Growth Into Many Oaks Reed Slow Spring Thousand Up Years]