A lot of time we build on lust that becomes very strong. Yet, when that lust wears off we think that love is running out, but really it's the lust that had an expiration date. We have to know what real love is and if we're really in-love.— Tony Gaskins
Unusual Expired quotations
Enjoy life, it has an expiration date
Liberty is to faction, what air is to fire, an aliment without which it instantly expires. But it could not be a less folly to abolish liberty, which is essential to political life, because it nourishes faction, than it would be to wish the annihilation of air, which is essential to animal life, because it imparts to fire its destructive agency.
I have long argued that we need to reopen Alcatraz to house government criminals, and let tourists on excursion boats in San Francisco Bay pay to chum the water with meat with an expired sell-by date that would otherwise have to be discarded.
The problem with life is, by the time you can read women like a book, your library card has expired.
And yet we are but tenants. Let us assure ourselves of this, and then it will not be so hard to make room for the new administration; for shortly the great Landlord will give us notice that our lease has expired.
This parrot is no more. It has ceased to be. It's expired and gone to meet its maker. This is a late parrot. It's a stiff. Bereft of life, it rests in peace. If you hadn't nailed it to the perch, it would be pushing up the daisies. It's rung down the curtain and joined the choir invisible. This is an ex-parrot.
Every so often, we all gaze into the abyss.
It's a depressing fact of life that eventually the clock expires; eventually the sand in the hourglass runs out. It's the leaving behind of everything that matters to us that hurts the most.
Hey, I drank milk that was a DAY past its expiration date. Now THAT is extreme!
Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading.
Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired.
If I don't commit to fighting for the future, 20 years later, 30 years later, after the end of the expiration date of the joint declaration, Hong Kong will be more at risk and in greater danger.
The ideal racecar will expire 100 yards past the finish line.
You always hear the phrase, money doesn't buy you happiness.
But I always in the back of my mind figured a lot of money will buy you a little bit of happiness. But it's not really true. I got a new car because the old one's lease expired.
I fear not, I see not reason for fear.
In the end we will be the victors. For though at times the flame of liberty may cease to shine, the ember will never expire.
Jazz was born out of the whiskey bottle, was raised on marijiana, and will expire on cocaine.
Religion blushing, veils her sacred fires, And unawares Morality expires.
Nothing can be more shocking and horrid than one of our kitchens sprinkled with blood, and abounding with the cries of expiring victims or with the limbs of dead animals scattered or hung up here and there.
The inspired and expired air may be sometimes very useful, by condensing and cooling the blood that passeth through the lungs; I hold that the depuration of the blood in that passage, is not only one of the ordinary, but one of the principal uses of respiration.
In civil jurisprudence it too often happens that there is so much law, that there is no room for justice, and that the claimant expires of wrong in the midst of right, as mariners die of thirst in the midst of water.
So do the dark in soul expire, Or live like scorpion girt by fire;
So writhes the mind remorse hath riven, Unfit for earth, undoom'd for heaven, Darkness above, despair beneath, Around it flame, within it death.
Ben Roethlisberger is a proven winner in athletic competition.
But the measure of a true leader is how they conduct themselves 24/7, not just during a winning touchdown drive or a goal-line stance. Leadership isn’t something that gets switched off because the game clock expires.
Rousseau and his disciples were resolved to force men to be free;
in most of the world, they triumphed; men are set free from family, church, town, class, guild; yet they wear, instead, the chains of the state, and they expire of ennui or stifling lone lines.
Think of spoiled cat food and ulcerated cankers and expired donor organs.
That's how beautiful she looks.
Love's but the frailty of the mind, When 'tis not with ambition joined;
A sickly flame, which if not fed expires; And feeding, wastes in self-consuming fires.
Good ideas have expiration dates. You need to act before they become dated, irrelevant or otherwise spoiled.
I am planning the release of 2NE1's new album for after CL finishes her solo activities. 2NE1 will surely show you good work until the expiration of their contracts.
I always fear that creation will expire before teatime.
On the soft bed of luxury many kingdoms have expired.
If I planned everything out in advance, I'd expire of boredom.
Death. To die. To expire. To pass on. To perish. To peg out. To push up daisies. To push up posies. To become extinct. Curtains, deceased, Demised, departed And defunct. Dead as a doornail. Dead as a herring. Dead as a mutton. Dead as nits. The last breath. Paying a debt to nature. The big sleep. God's way of saying, "Slow down."
Neglected, calumny soon expires, show that you are hurt, and you give it the appearance of truth.
What I might do is watch Mrs Doubtfire.
Or Dead Poets Society or Good Will Hunting and I might be nice to people, mindful today how fragile we all are, how delicate we are, even when fizzing with divine madness that seems like it will never expire.
...for though the flame of liberty may sometimes cease to shine, the coal can never expire.
She dotes on poetry, sir. She adores it; I may say that her whole soul and mind are wound up, and entwined with it. She has produced some delightful pieces, herself, sir. You may have met with her 'Ode to an Expiring Frog,' sir.
A Lifetime Warranty on a concealed carry firearm isn't much good, If the firearm fails in an armed encounter, the owner of the firearm might expire, along with the warranty.