Quotations that match 'statue'.

The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. Lew Wallace
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
And you have to remember that I came to America as an immigrant. You know, on a ship, through the Statue of Liberty. And I saw that skyline, not just as a representation of steel and concrete and glass, but as really the substance of the American Dream. Daniel Libeskind
[ America American Came Concrete Dream Glass Immigrant Just Know Liberty Really Remember Representation Saw Ship Skyline Statue Steel Substance Through]
When my journal appears, many statues must come down. Arthur Wellesley
[ Appears Come Down Journal Many Must Statues]
We have destroyed 80 percent of the statues. There is only small amount left and we will destroy that soon. Mohammed Omar
[ Amount Destroy Destroyed Left Only Percent Small Soon Statues Will]
Many of America's and New York's sons and daughters are around the world fighting for the freedoms that the Statue of Liberty stands for. Michael Bloomberg
[ America Around Daughters Fighting Freedoms Liberty Many New Sons Stands Statue World York]
The more the marbles wastes, the more the statue grows. Michelangelo
[ Grows Marbles More Statue Wastes]
I've always had a strong feeling for the Statue of Liberty, because it became the statue of my personal liberty. David Antin
[ Always Became Because Feeling Had Liberty Personal Statue Strong]
I know it is a somewhat delicate matter to refuse a gift, but in this case the statue is so atrocious that every endeavour should be made to keep it out of the church. Giles Gilbert Scott
[ Atrocious Case Church Delicate Endeavour Every Gift Keep Know Made Matter Out Refuse Should Somewhat Statue]
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one. Marcus Porcius Cato
[ Ask Men Much Rather Statue Than Why Would]
There's a statue of Jimmy Stewart in the Hollywood Wax Museum, and the statue talks better than he does. Dean Martin
[ Better Does Hollywood Jimmy Museum Statue Stewart Talks Than Wax]
Every human being has within him an ideal man, just as every piece of marble contains in a rough state a statue as beautiful as the one that Praxiteles the Greek made of the god Apollo. Jose Marti
[ Apollo Beautiful Being Contains Every God Greek Him Human Ideal Just Made Man Marble Piece Rough State Statue Within]
I went to the museum where they had all the heads and arms from the statues that are in all the other museums. Steven Wright
[ Arms Had Heads Museum Museums Other Statues Went Where]
I don't see any justification for the federal government owning land, other than the Statue of Liberty and maybe a few parks, maybe a few refuges. But to just own land to do nothing with it I think is a disservice to the Constitution. Don Young
[ Any Constitution Disservice Federal Few Government Just Justification Land Liberty Maybe Nothing Other Own Owning Parks See Statue Than Think]
When I got a telly we had no aerial, but I discovered that if I or one of the children stood by it you could get a picture. So I had to make a statue that could stand by the telly. Beryl Bainbridge
[ Aerial Children Could Discovered Get Got Had Make Picture Stand Statue Stood Telly]
The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying, 'Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses.' She's got a baseball bat and yelling, 'You want a piece of me?' Robin Williams
[ Baseball Bat Give Got Huddled Liberty Longer Masses Piece Poor Saying She Statue Tired Want Yelling Your]
Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. Michelangelo
[ Block Discover Every Inside Sculptor Statue Stone Task]
We build statues out of snow, and weep to see them melt. Walter Scott
[ Build Melt Out See Snow Statues Them Weep]
I did not find Liverpool ugly. Her stately public buildings, broad streets, public squares, and noble statues redeem her from the charge. M. E. W. Sherwood
[ Broad Buildings Charge Did Find Her Liverpool Noble Public Redeem Squares Stately Statues Streets Ugly]
The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination. Elbert Hubbard Art
[ Away Beautiful Block Chipping Elimination Marble Needed Parts Process Produces Sculptor Statue Such]
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just to put everything in perspective. John Lithgow
[ Awards Big Everything Great Groucho Just Marx Perspective Put Statue Up]
The painter leaves his mark. And I just put in two statues in Rhode Island that I'm working on. And I think that's going to make me last longer than me. Anthony Quinn
[ Going His Island Just Last Leaves Longer Make Mark Painter Put Rhode Statues Than Think Two Working]
There are even more statues of Robert Burns than of any other figure in world literature. Indeed if we discount figures of religion, then only Christopher Columbus has more statues than he worldwide. Len G. Murray
[ Any Burns Christopher Columbus Discount Even Figure Figures Indeed Literature More Only Other Religion Robert Statues Than Then World Worldwide]
The apathy of the people is enough to make every statue leap from its pedestal and hasten the resurrection of the dead. William Lloyd Garrison
[ Apathy Dead Enough Every Hasten Leap Make Pedestal Resurrection Statue]
Many parts of the granite statues were found, the most important of which had features close to Ramses II. The statue needs some restoration and weighs between four and five tons. Zahi Hawass
[ Between Close Features Five Found Four Granite Had Ii Important Many Most Needs Parts Restoration Some Statue Statues Tons Weighs Were Which]
Did you see the statue topple? Bill Clinton got nostalgic seeing something that big in a beret go down. Craig Kilborn
[ Big Bill Clinton Did Down Go Got Nostalgic See Seeing Something Statue Topple]
Your work is carved out of agony as a statue is carved out of marble. Louise Bogan
[ Agony Carved Marble Out Statue Work Your]
The crime problem in New York is getting really serious. The other day the Statue of Liberty had both hands up. Jay Leno
[ Both Crime Day Getting Had Hands Liberty New Other Problem Really Serious Statue Up York]
The French never allow a distinguished son of France to lack a statue. Edward V. Lucas
[ Allow Distinguished France French Lack Never Son Statue]
I have a bronze statue of myself, naked. I have these really big curls and water comes out of every curl. It's hot. Macy Gray
[ Big Bronze Comes Curl Curls Every Hot Myself Naked Out Really Statue These Water]
Presenting statues of honor to reporters for covering an earthquake is like presenting a first prize to a doctor for performing surgery. Phil Donahue
[ Covering Doctor Earthquake First Honor Performing Presenting Prize Reporters Statues Surgery]
Clinton has more important things to worry about. He not only risks being destroyed historically, like Afghanistan's Buddha statues; he also could end up going to jail. Ed Koch
[ Afghanistan Also Being Buddha Clinton Could Destroyed End Going Historically Important Jail More Only Risks Statues Things Up Worry]
If you're writing a book that takes place in New York in the moment, you can't not write about 9-11; you can't not integrate it. My main character's view is the Statue of Liberty and the Trade Center. It doesn't have to take over, but it has to be acknowledged. Richard Price
[ Acknowledged Book Center Character Integrate Liberty Main Moment New Over Place Statue Take Takes Trade View Write Writing York]
Statues and pictures and verse may be grand, But they are not the Life for which they stand. James Thomson
[ Grand Life May Pictures Stand Statues Verse Which]
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast. Viktor E. Frankl
[ Coast Liberty Recommend Responsibility Statue Supplemented West]
Society is one vast conspiracy for carving one into the kind of statue likes, and then placing it in the most convenient niche it has. Randolph Bourne Society
[ Carving Conspiracy Convenient Into Kind Likes Most Niche Placing Society Statue Then Vast]
Pay no attention to what the critics say; no statue has ever been put up to a critic. Jean Sibelius
[ Attention Been Critic Critics Ever Pay Put Say Statue Up]
I looked at some of the statues of Jesus; they were just stones with no life. When they said that God is three, I was puzzled even more but could not argue. I believed it, simply because I had to have respect for the faith of my parents. Cat Stevens
[ Argue Because Believed Could Even Faith God Had Jesus Just Life Looked More Parents Puzzled Respect Said Simply Some Statues Stones Three Were]
Life comes before literature, as the material always comes before the work. The hills are full of marble before the world blooms with statues. Phillips Brooks
[ Always Before Blooms Comes Full Hills Life Literature Marble Material Statues Work World]
I have a wonderful make-up crew. They're the same people restoring the Statue of Liberty. Bob Hope
[ Crew Liberty Make-Up Restoring Same Statue Wonderful]
He greatly valued his possessions, chiefly because they were his, and derived genuine pleasure from contemplating a painting, a statuette, a rare lace curtain - no matter what - after he had bought it and placed it among his household gods. Kate Chopin
[ After Among Because Bought Chiefly Contemplating Curtain Derived Genuine Gods Greatly Had His Household Lace Matter Painting Placed Pleasure Possessions Rare Valued Were]
I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Cities Committees Found Parks Searched Statues]
The statue of Freedom has not been cast yet, the furnace is hot, we can all still burn our fingers. Georg Buchner
[ Been Burn Cast Fingers Freedom Furnace Hot Our Statue Still Yet]
Nobody, I think, ought to read poetry, or look at pictures or statues, who cannot find a great deal more in them than the poet or artist has actually expressed. Their highest merit is suggestiveness. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Actually Artist Cannot Deal Expressed Find Great Highest Look Merit More Nobody Ought Pictures Poet Poetry Read Statues Than Their Them Think]
With such evidence, as well as the sealed doorway between the two guardian statues of the King, the mystery gradually dawned upon us. We were but in the anterior portion of a tomb. Howard Carter
[ Between Dawned Doorway Evidence Gradually Guardian King Mystery Portion Sealed Statues Such Tomb Two Upon Us Well Were]
I'm delighted. I don't know of anybody who had a statue built of them while they were living. It's a great feeling. Al Lopez
[ Anybody Built Delighted Feeling Great Had Know Living Statue Them Were While]
I have absolutely no regret about my vote against this war. The same questions remain. The cost in human lives, the cost to our budget, probably 100 billion. We could have probably brought down that statue for a lot less. Nancy Pelosi
[ Absolutely Against Billion Brought Budget Cost Could Down Human Less Lives Lot Our Probably Questions Regret Remain Same Statue Vote War]