quote by Chinese Proverbs

You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair.

— Chinese Proverbs

Most Powerful Birds Nest quotations

Birds nest quote God gives every bird a worm, but does not throw it into the nest.

God gives every bird a worm, but does not throw it into the nest.

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The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.

God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.

Birds nest quote Little by little, the bird makes its nest.

Little by little, the bird makes its nest.

To find the universal elements enough;

to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter... to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird's nest or a wildflower in spring - these are some of the rewards of the simple life.

Birds are so much wiser than we! A robin builds a nest for robins.

A seagull builds a nest for seagulls. They don't copy each other - or build themselves nests as described in The Birds' Decorating Magazine.

You'll have a lot more respect for a bird after you try making a nest.

Birds nest quote Like a bird singing in the rain, the grateful memories survive in time of sorrow

Like a bird singing in the rain, the grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.

Never look for birds of this year in the nests of the last.

You can't keep the birds of sadness from flying over your head, but you can keep them from nesting in your hair.

Thanks for this day, for all birds safe in their nests, for whatever this is, for life.

Birds nest quote A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.

A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.

For the poor wren (The most diminutive of birds) will fight, Her young ones in her nest, against the owl.

The sky is round, and I have heard that the earth is round like a ball, and so are all the stars. The wind, in its greatest power, whirls. Birds make their nests in circles, for theirs is the same religion as ours.

What is a fish without a river? What is a bird without a tree to nest in? What is an Endangered Species Act without any enforcement mechanism to ensure their habitat is protected? It is nothing.

Birds nest quote Use what talent you possess; the wood would be very silent if no bird sang excep

Use what talent you possess; the wood would be very silent if no bird sang except those that sang best.

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Everyone needs time to develop their dreams. An egg in the nest doesn't become a bird overnight.

Early summer days are a jubilee time for birds.

In the fields, around the house, in the barn, in the woods, in the swamp - everywhere love and songs and nests and eggs.

The human bird shall take his first flight, filling the world with amazement, all writings with his fame, and bringing eternal glory to the nest whence he sprang.

Birds nest quote I would like to paint the way a bird signs.

I would like to paint the way a bird signs.

In missional churches, the baby birds have been pushed out of the nest and are learning to fly for themselves.

A bird is safe in its nest - but that is not what its wings are made for.

How could an argument soothe or settle a controversy when every word is a nest for a bird of doubt? (meaning of words as inferences)

Birds nest quote A child without education, is like a bird without wings.

A child without education, is like a bird without wings.

Prayer is not a stratagem for occasional use, a refuge to resort to now and then. It is rather like an established residence for the innermost self. All things have a home: the bird has a nest, the fox has a hole, the bee has a hive. A soul without prayer is a soul without a home.

The idea of the nest in the bird's mind, where does it come from?

You never count your chickens before they hatch.

I used to keep parakeets and I never counted every egg thinking I would get all eight birds. You just hoped they came out of the nest box looking all right. I'm like a swan at the moment. I look fine on top of the water but under the water my little legs are going mad.

Birds nest quote I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on t

I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.

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To be born in a duck's nest, in a farmyard, is of no consequence to a bird, if it is hatched from a swan's egg.

Success is full of promise till one gets it, and then it seems like a nest from which the bird has flown.

Nature is a good teacher; he who can read the nature well, he can learn sagacious things belong to life from it. Once you stepped in the nature, your philosophical education starts. A black vulture teaches you many things; a bear teaches you many things; a bird making its nest and a rosehip which resists being frozen, they teach you many things!

Birds nest quote Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.

By going and coming, a bird weaves its nest.

What is a bad thing anyway? A bad thing is something that is different than what I want. Who gets to decide what the bad thing is? Jerry and Esther watched the mother bird lay her eggs in the nest, and then the neighbor's cat ate the baby bird. Esther said "bad cat!" And the cat said, "good bird!

A duck's nest was found today near the trail on the dry open prairie with as far as could be seen no water or marsh near. The bird flew off but could not tell what species. The eggs nine originally.

Birds nest quote Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness.

Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness.

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Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld.

You are sweet, O Love, dear Love,You are soft as the nesting dove.

Come to my heart and bring it restAs the bird flies home to its welcome nest.

Now came still evening on; and twilight gray Had in her sober livery all things clad: Silence accompanied; for beast and bird, They to they grassy couch, these to their nests, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale.

Birds nest quote I know why the caged bird sings.

I know why the caged bird sings.

What has been done in the world - the works of genius - cost nothing.

There is no painful effort, but it is the spontaneous flowing of the thought. Shakespeare made his Hamlet as a bird weaves its nest.

Birds make their nest in circles, for theirs is the same religion as ours.

God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.

Do not say that I'll depart tomorrow because even today I still arrive.

Look at me: I arrive in every second to be a bud on a spring branch, to be a tiny bird whose wings are still fragile, learning to sing in my new nest, to be a caterpillar in the heart of a flower, to be a jewel hiding itself in a stone.

Happy bridegroom, Hesper brings All desired and timely things.

All whom morning sends to roam, Hesper loves to lead them home. Home return who him behold, Child to mother, sheep to fold, Bird to nest from wandering wide: Happy bridegroom, seek your bride.

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