quote by Lala Lajpat Rai

The shots that hit me are the last nails to the coffin of british rule in India.

— Lala Lajpat Rai

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My heart is in the coffin there with Caesar

Just throw me in my coffin now with these earrings on.

To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.

His smile is like the silver plate on a coffin.

Products made in China are cheap through the exploitation of the workforce.

Every time we shop, we are driving the nail further into the coffin of American manufacturing jobs.

Based on what you know about him in history books, what do you think Abraham Lincoln would be doing if he were alive today? 1) Writing his memoirs of the Civil War. 2) Advising the President. 3) Desperately clawing at the inside of his coffin.

What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin.

Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken.

If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal.

A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin.

From the cradle to the coffin underwear comes first.

I have made my bed In charnels and on coffins, where black death Keeps record of the trophies won

Having spent too many years in show business, the one thing I see that succeeds is persistence. It's the person who just ain't gonna go home. I decided early on that I wasn't going to go home. This is what I'll be doing until they put me in jail or in a coffin.

My craziest ideas come from cartoons.

I approach music by taking that cartoon extreme and the real life extreme and finding somewhere in the middle. The animated element lures people in, but the real-life substance puts the nail in the coffin.

Mental slavery is mental death, and every man who has given up his intellectual freedom is the living coffin of his dead soul.

The consumer's side of the coffin lid is never ostentatious.

If you love someone, you should say it often, You never know when they'll be layin' in a coffin. Wake up, it's important that you know that No one on Earth is promised tomorrow.

Time heals. No, it doesn't. At best, time is the great leveler, sweeping us all into coffins. We find ways to distract ourselves from the pain. Time is neither scalpel nor bandage. It is indifferent. Scar tissue is not a good thing. It is merely the wound's other face.

Shoulda sent a thank you note, you little hoe Now Imma wrap your coffin wit a bow

The way to really live is to die. The passport to living is to imagine yourself in your grave. Imagine you're lying in your coffin....Now look at your problems from that viewpoint. Changes everything, doesn't it?

If humans died in a healthy culture, they would not lock out the earth in metal coffins and carve their names on stone monuments, but would instead place the naked body in the earth and plant a tree above the silent heart.

No flower is happy in a vase, because vase is nothing but an ornate coffin for the flower.

A company in which anyone is afraid to speak up, to differ, to be daring and original, is closing the coffin door on itself.

It is the soldier who salutes the flag, serves beneath the flag, whose coffin is draped by the flag, who gives that protester the freedom to abuse and burn that flag.

I don't want to own anything that won't fit into my coffin.

I realized with grief that purposeless activities in language arts are probably the burial grounds of language development and that coffins can be found in most classrooms, including mine.

Everyone thinks of them in terms of poisoned apples and glass coffins, and forgets that they represent girls who walked into dark forests and remade them into their own reflections.

Indians do not hinder the progress of their dead by embalming or tight coffining. When the spirit has gone they give the body back to the earth. the earth welcomes the body-coaxes new life and beauty from it, hurries over what men shudder at. Lovely tender herbage bursts from the graves, swiftly, exulting over corruption.

You should always pay attentionto quality. A coffin, for instance, should laast a lifetime.

I don't want to own anything that won't fit into my coffin.

You were born with your legs apart. They'll send you to the grave in a Y-shaped coffin.

We all have two lives: The true, the one we dreamed of in childhood And go on dreaming of as adults in a substratum of mist; the false, the one we love when we live with others, the practical, the useful, the one we end up by being put in a coffin.

The only way you can become a legend is in your coffin

I've lived my life like a serial killer;

finish with one part, strangle it and move on to the next. Life in neat little boxes is life in neat little coffins, the dead bodies of the past laid out side by side. I am discovering, now, in the late afternoon of the day, that the dead still speak.

Comfort zones are plush lined coffins. When you stay in your plush lined coffins, you die.

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