quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wherever there is power, there is age. Don't be deceived by dimples and curls. I tell you that babe is a thousand years old.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sentimental Babe quotations

Don't worry about it. Babe Ruth struck out on occasion, too.

Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babes, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts.

I'm not easy to live with and I know that it's true.

However, you're no picnic either, babe, and that's one of the things I liked about you.

I thought you'd have the decency to change.

But babe, I guess you didn't take that warning, cause I'm not about to look at your face again.

I was warmed by the sun, rocked by the winds and sheltered by the trees as other Indian babes. I was living peaceably when people began to speak bad of me. Now I can eat well, sleep well and be glad. I can go everywhere with a good feeling.

We'll put an asterisk next to Barry Bonds' name, sure, as soon as we put one next to Babe Ruth's name. Getting to break records before black people were allowed to play? Excuse me, where is that asterisk?

I've been a babe magnet for quite a while now.

The Babe is here. Who's coming in second?

Babes, I am so bored here that I don't think, since I've come, I've ever been more than three minutes away from some really astonishing act of violence.

A babe in the house is a well-spring of pleasure, a messenger of peace and love, a resting place for innocence on earth, a link between angels and men.

When they told me my new-born babe was a girl, my heart was heavier than it had ever been before. Slavery is terrible for men; but it is far more terrible for women.

I cop a fair bit of flack for going from 'such a babe to such a boy'.

I wanted to share (that) story.

Suddenly you're the mom, or you go from .

.. You're not an ingénue, you don't want to play an ingénue, but it's like that line in The First Wives Club [1996]: "There are only three ages for women in Hollywood: babe, district attorney, and Driving Miss Daisy."

All over this land women have no political existence.

Laws pass over our heads that we can not unmake. Our property is taken from us without our consent. The babes we bear in anguish and carry in our arms are not ours.

I don't want people to forget Babe Ruth. I just want them to remember Henry Aaron.

Amusement should be used to do us good “like a medicine”: it must never be used as the food of the man...Many have had all holy thoughts and gracious resolutions stamped out by perpetual trifling. Pleasure so called is the murderer of thought. This is the age of excessive amusement: everybody craves for it, like a babe for its rattle.

In the days when hyenas of hate suckle the babes of men, and jackals of hypocrisy pimp their mothers’ broken hearts, may children not look to demons of ignorance for hope.

She goes through the vale of death alone, each time a babe is born.

As it is the right neither of man nor the state to coerce her into this ordeal, so it is her right to decide whether she will endure it.

A-Rod wants to be like Babe Ruth. And people don't realize this, he's a lot like Babe Ruth. Before the playoffs a couple of years ago, A-Rod went to the hospital and promised a dying kid he'd ground out to second for him.

There would be no Christmas if there had not been Easter.

The babe Jesus of Bethlehem would be but another baby without the redeeming Christ of Gethsemane and Calvary, and the triumphant fact of the Resurrection.

Stupid cupid keeps on calling me, but I see nothing in his eyes. I miss my babe

The press still considers me one of the most laid-back athletes since Babe Ruth.

That's supposed to be a criticism, but I consider it a compliment because I think being carefree on the course is one of the secrets to scoring well consistently

I was so moved by the intelligence,sense of fun and personalities of the animals I worked with on Babe that by the end of the film I was a vegetarian.

Sweet babe, in thy face Soft desires I can trace, Secret joys and secret smiles, Little pretty infant wiles.

In order to make a great, epic movie, you have to have the four Bs - babes, bullets, blood and blades.

I was never the 'babe,' so I knew I'd never get those big roles.

I'd always be the best friend or the quirky sidekick.

Say, what is life? 'Tis to be born, A helpless Babe, to greet the light With a sharp wail, as if the morn Foretold a cloudy noon and night; To weep, to sleep, and weep again, With sunny smiles between; and then?

God in heaven sits on high and plays games with us.

He has plenty to do up there, what with building worlds and then knocking them down again, breaking things up and then rebuilding them, and yet he can manage to put his mind even to a little grocer in his shop or to a babe in the cradle.

Short stories that's all it's ever been Don't you worry 'bout the ending Babe, before we begin I have seen the sun That's behind the rain I have felt the joy That's behind the pain.

Kiss me, please kiss me But kiss me out of desire, babe, and not consolation You know it makes me so angry 'cause i know that in time I'll only make you cry, this is our last goodbye.

The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her heart.

Life's a roller coaster. Best damn ride in the park. You don't close your eyes, hold on and wait for it to be over, babe. You keep your eyes open, lift your hands straight up in the air and enjoy the ride for as long as it lasts.

The wonder and awe of Christmas is just a beginning.

Christmas reminds us that the babe born in Bethlehem has given us purpose for living, and what happens next to us largely depends on how we embrace our Savior, Jesus Christ, and follow Him.

I was totally into cartoon babes when I was a little dude.

Cheetara from the 'Thundercats,' then Jessica Rabbit, and finally I moved onto a real-life human being and was into Punky Brewster, and then Christina Applegate on 'Married with Children.'

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