The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends, but let us not despair. God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other. The more we are united to Him by love, the nearer we are to those who belong to Him.— Elizabeth Ann Seton
Unusual Glasses quotations
It doesn't matter if the glass is half empty or half full. Be grateful that you have a glass, and there is something in it.
People are like stained-glass windows.
They sparkle and shine when the sun is out,but when the darkness sets in,their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
I must sojourn once to the ballot-box before I die.
I hear the ballot-box is a beautiful glass globe, so you can see all the votesas they go in. Now, the first time I vote I'll see if the woman's vote looks any different from the rest--if it makes any stir or commotion. If it don't inside, it need not outside.
Spilling a glass of wine is the adult equivalent of letting of go a balloon.
I like writing books. I'd rather be at home with my wife. I can write, take a break, come out, have a glass of tea, give my wife a kiss, and go back in and write some more. It's not so bad. I am really lucky.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
The whole world is drunk and we're just the cocktail of the moment.
Someday soon, the world will wake up, down two aspirin with a glass of tomato juice, and wonder what the hell all the fuss was about.
Putting on a new pair of glasses or sunglasses is a simple way to completely transform your look - just like a new hairstyle.
Glass is the most magical of all materials. It transmits light in a special way.
There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.
Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look upon his own person.
Men seldom make passes at girls who wear glasses.
Around us, life bursts with miracles, a glass of water, a ray of sunshine, a leaf, a caterpillar, a flower, laughter, raindrops.
My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle.
It doesn't matter if the glass is half empty or half full.
Be grateful you have a glass - your the only person that can decide what's in it.
In play, the child is always behaving beyond his age, above his usual everyday behaviour; in play he is, as it were, a head above himself. Play contains in a concentrated form, as in the focus of a magnifying glass, all developmental tendencies; it is as if the child tries to jump above his usual level.
I wish I could remember where I put things.
I spend half my life looking for my keys. With the other half I look for my glasses.
People tell me, "You're such an optimist".
Am I an optimist? An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist says the glass is half empty. A survivalist is practical. He says, "Call it what you want, but just fill the glass." I believe in filling the glass.
There! His Majesty can now read my name without glasses. And he can double the reward on my head!
Yes, my dear children, everything is good and precious in God's sight when we act from the motives of religion and of charity because Jesus Christ tells us that a glass of water would not go unrewarded. You see, therefore, my children, that although we may be quite poor, we can still easily give alms.
She was a sweet girl but not really pretty, a rough sketch of a woman with a little of everything in her, one of those silhouettes which artists draw in three strokes on the tablecloth in a café after dinner, between a glass of brandy and a cigarette. Nature sometimes turns out creatures like that.
If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be a vegetarian.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.
I used to jog but the ice cubes kept falling out of my glass.
God changes appearances every second.
Blessed is the man who can recognize him in all his disguises. One moment he is a glass of fresh water, the next, your son bouncing on your knees or an enchanting woman, or perhaps merely a morning walk.
Ecstasy is a glass full of tea and a piece of sugar in the mouth.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
Do you know, I always thought unicorns were fabulous monsters, too? I never saw one alive before!" Well, now that we have seen each other," said the unicorn, "if you'll believe in me, I'll believe in you.
I never go out during the day without sunglasses.
Glass is the most magical of all materials.
It transmits light in a special way...Im pleased that my art appeals to so many people of all ages. As a parent and an artist, Im especially looking forward to leaving a legacy at The Childrens Museum, a place where I hope my work brings joy to children who visit from all over the world.
We must shine with hope, stained glass windows that shape light into icons, glow like lanterns borne before a procession. Who can bear hope back into the world but us.
My passions, concentrated on a single point, resemble the rays of a sun assembled by a magnifying glass: they immediately set fire to whatever object they find in their way.