Don't draw your bow until your arrow is fixed.
Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I but when the trees bow down their heads, the wind is passing by.
Remove the temptation of idleness and cupids bow is useless.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
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The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.
The bow cannot always stand bent, nor can human frailty subsist without some lawful recreation.
A King only bows down to his Queen.
Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us?
I always made an awkward bow.
Bow down before the one you serve, you're going to get what you deserve.
I have as much privacy as a goldfish in a bowl.
I will not have my life narrowed down.
I will not bow down to somebody else's whim or to someone else's ignorance.
We lived in the bowels of New York City.
It was a struggle just to survive. This nice suburban kid hadn't had to do much of that before.
When it rains, look for rainbows. When it's dark, look for stars.
Politeness is as much concerned in answering letters within a reasonable time, as it is in returning a bow, immediately.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
What the Super Bowl did for us was give us a sense of urgency.
What we used to say was whoever had the bow tie got to lead the band. There was never any jealousy.
I found this national debt, doubled, wrapped in a big bow waiting for me as I stepped into the Oval Office.
I would love to continue in music, with writing.
.. but I am not the kind of person who will hang around if I start to become irrelevant. If that happens, I will bow down gracefully, raise my kids, and have a garden. And I am going to let my hair go gray when I am older. I don't need to be blonde when I'm 60!
Be a rainbow in someone elses cloud.
Passion and strife bow down the mind.
What about David Bowie? He's a sexy creature.
In the period where I had to live the life of a citizen - a life where, like everybody else, I did tons of laundry and cleaned toilet bowls, changed hundreds of diapers and nursed children - I learned a lot.
A lot of celebrities just want money, fame, power, fancy cars, houses all over the world and have people bow down to them. To me, that's frightful behaviour.
Think not that humility is weakness; it shall supply the marrow of strength to thy bones. Stoop and conquer; bow thyself and become invincible.
If all that Americans want is security, they can go to prison.
Theyll have enough to eat, a bed and a roof over their heads. But if an American wants to preserve his dignity and his equality as a human being, he must not bow his neck to any dictatorial government.
Try to be a rainbow in someones cloud.
Ah, when to the heart of man was it ever less than a treason to go with the drift of things to yield with a grace to reason and bow and accept at the end of a love or a season.
We emphasize that we believe in change because we were born of it, we have lived by it, we prospered and grew great by it. So the ;status quo has never been our god, and we ask no one else to bow down before it.
Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long bow and the force of it depends on the strength of the arm from which it was shot. Argument is like a bullet fired from a gun and has equal force even when issued from a child.
No other city in the U.S. can divest the visitor of so much money with so little enthusiasm. In Dallas, they take away with gusto; in New Orleans, with a bow; in San Francisco, with a wink and a grin. In New York, you're lucky if you get a grunt.
Is civilization only a higher form of idolatry, that man should bow down to a flesh-brush, to flannels, to baths, diet, exercise, and air?
Commerce has set the mark of selfishness, the signet of its all-enslaving power, upon a shining ore, and called it gold: before whose image bow the vulgar great, the vainly rich, the miserable proud, the mob of peasants, nobles, priests, and kings, and with blind feelings reverence the power that grinds them to the dust of misery.
When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars.
A short letter to a distant friend is, in my opinion, an insult like that of a slight bow or cursory salutation -- a proof of unwillingness to do much, even where there is a necessity of doing something.
Love is the only bow of life's dark cloud.
It is the Morning and Evening Star. It shines upon the cradle of the babe, and sheds its radiance upon the quiet tomb. It is the Mother of Art, inspirer of poet, patriot, and philosopher. It is the air and light of every heart, builder of every home, kinder of every fire on every hearth, It was the first dream of immortality. It fills the world with melody. Love is the magician, the enchanter, that changes worthless things to joy, and makes right royal kings of common clay.
Bow, stubborn knees!
O God of earth and altar, Bow down and hear our cry, Our earthly rulers falter, Our people drift and die; The walls of gold entomb us, The swords of scorn divide, Take not thy thunder from us, But take away our pride.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
The dimension of depth in the consciousness of religion creates the tension between what is and what ought to be. It bends the bow from which every arrow of moral action flies.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Here comes February, a little girl with her first valentine, a red bow in her wind-blown hair, a kiss waiting on her lips, a tantrum just back of her laughter.
We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits -- and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh, and the greatness which does not bow before children.
Can I give [my children] a bow in their lives, dipping bravely into each wave, the unperturbed and steady beat of the engine, the vast horizon that guarantees nothing?
The old timers didn't take a fancy guitar string and make anything like this [mouth bow]. They would just take a stick and a catgut and string it up. It was hard on the cats, but it made a great little instrument.
When one kicks over a tea table and smashes everything but the sugar bowl, one may as well pick that up and drop it on the bricks, don't you think?
Wearing a bow tie is a statement. Almost an act of defiance.
British fashion is self confident and fearless.
It refuses to bow to commerce, thus generating a constant flow of new ideas whilst drawing in British heritage.
I headed out to have a breather at the stage door, dressed in my tramp costume.
I had my bowler hat between my feet and there were passers-by, and one of them turned back and said, 'Do you need help, brother?' And $1 fell into my hat!
You know, if you really want to fiddle the old-time way, you've got to learn the dance. The contra-dances, hoedowns. It's all in the rhythm of the bow. The great North Carolina fiddle player Tommy Jarrell said, 'If a feller can't bow, he'll never make a fiddler. He might make a violin player, but he'll never make no fiddler.'
I was looking at people like Jim Morrison and David Bowie and Mick Jagger and I thought, Ah! I want to look like them.
When Jim Irsay called me five years ago, he told me, 'I want you to be our coach and help us win the Super Bowl.' He told me, 'We are going win it the right way. We are going to win it with great guys; win it with class and dignity. We are going to win it in a way that will make Indianapolis proud.'
Our goal was to win, to win a Super Bowl, but also to win in the right way, to be role models to our community, to represent Indianapolis, the state of Indiana and the National Football League.
If I had been on 'Bowling for Dollars,' I'd wind up owing them money.