Life is like a balloon; you must put something into it to get the best possible results.— William Cranch Bond
Skyrocket Balloon quotations
Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.
The balloons only have one life and the only way of finding out whether they work is to attempt to fly around the world.
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
There are times in life when people must know when not to let go.
Balloons are designed to teach small children this.
We buy balloons, we let them go.
Imagination is to love what gas is to the balloon-that which raises it from earth.
Our soulmate is someone who shares our deepest longings, our sense of direction.
When we're two balloons, and together our direction is up, chances are we've found the right person. Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.
You lose your anonymity just like a helium balloon with a string.
Therefore people are going to have their own opinion and they're going to write in whatever clever manner they desire
The balloon seems to stand still in the air while the earth flies past underneath.
Imagination is like a lofty building reared to meet the sky;
whereas fancy is a balloon that soars at the wind's will.
I maintain that anyone who still refuses to see, for instance, a horse galloping on a tomato, must be an idiot. A tomato is also a child's balloon - Surrealism, again, having suppressed the word "like."
God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas.
It's so graceful to be blown by the wind, to go where the wind takes you.
Just drifting over beautiful rivers in a balloon is perfect.
There is a savor of life and immortality in substantial fare.
Like balloons, we are nothing till filled.
We should all have personal hot air balloons and drift serenely through the clouds.
Whether we're fighting climate change or going to space, everything is moved forward by computers, and we don't have enough people who can code
After us they'll fly in hot air balloons, coat styles will change, perhaps they'll discover a sixth sense and cultivate it, but life will remain the same, a hard life full of secrets, but happy. And a thousand years from now man will still be sighing, "Oh! Life is so hard!" and will still, like now, be afraid of death and not want to die.
Sometimes I feel like I'm seeing it all at once and it's too much.
My heart fills up like a balloon that's about to burst.
We have had bird's-eye views seen by mind's eye imperfectly.
Now we will have nothing less than the tracings of nature itself, reflected on the plate.
Compliments are the helium that fills everyone's balloon;
they elevate the person receiving them so he or she can fly over life's troubles and land safely on the other side.
The soul, light as a feather, fluid as water, innocent as a child, responds to every movement of grace like a floating balloon.
My grandmother flew only once in her life, and that was the day she and her new husband ascended into the skies of Victorian London in the wicker basket of a hot-air balloon. They were soon to emigrate to Canada, and the aerial ride was meant to be a last view of their beloved England.
Watching Phil Mickelson play golf is like watching a drunk chasing a balloon near the edge of a cliff.
Another term for balloon is bad breath holder.
I write scripts in storyboard fashion using stick figures, and thought balloons and word balloons and captions. Then I'll write descriptions of what scenes should look like and turn it over to the artist
My dark side, my shadow, my lower companion is now in the back room blowing up balloons for kids' parties.
Popular music had never had lyrical sophistication of this type [like Bob Dylan]; wit, to be sure, but "Darkness at the break of noon/Shadows even the silver spoon/The handmade blade, the child's balloon/Eclipses both the sun and moon/To understand you know too soon/ There is no sense in trying"? No.
What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
The problem with my balloon collection is that people always think there's a party. Settle down. It's not a party. It's just balloons.
My sense of romance stretches a little further than a barrage balloon.
To propel a dirigible balloon through the air is like pushing a candle through a brick wall.
I couldn't pronounce Arnold Schwarzenegger, so I called him Balloon Belly.
If there was the opportunity to climb a mountain, or to go ballooning, or some adventurous activity, I would always be keen to do it. I loved the countryside.
There's something in a flying horse, There's something in a huge balloon.