The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.— Galileo Galilei
Most Powerful Grapes quotations
He who knows nothing loves nothing. He who can do nothing understands nothing. He who understands nothing is worthless. But he who understands also loves, notices, sees. The more knowledge is inherent in a thing, the greater the love.
The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people.
No greater thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.
If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
Put a good bunch of grapes under the winepress, and a delicious juice will come out. Under the winepress of the cross, our soul produces a juice that feeds and strengthens us. When we haven't got any crosses, we are dry. If we carry them with resignation, what happiness, what sweetness we feel!
A hangover is the wrath of grapes.
Blue is a tranquilizer, imparting coolness to your system.
Blue slows down your system so it can heal and mend. Positive qualities of blue are willpower, aspiration, and reliability. Foods of the blue vibration are: grapes, blackberries, blue plums, blueberries, and any other blue fruits or vegetables.
A small speckled visitor Wearing a crimson cape Brighter than a cherry Smaller than a grape A polka-dotted someone Walking on my wall A black-hooded lady In a scarlet shawl.
People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach
In the souls of the people the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage.
It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend, one's present or future thirst, the excellence of the cognac, or any other reason
My life will be sour grapes and ashes without you.
When this is over...we will got to the rainforest, or a beach as white as bone. We will eat grapes from the vine, we will swim with sea turtles, we will walk miles on cobblestone streets. We will laugh and talk and confess. We will.
When we are crushed like grapes, we cannot think of the wine we will become.
Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.
There is too much sour grapes for my taste in the present American attitude.
The time to denounce the bankers was when we were all feeding off their gold plate; not now! At present they have not only my sympathy but my preference. They are the last representatives of our native industries.
There is stuff I would have liked to have done. But there are no sour grapes.
We should all do what, in the long run, gives us joy, even if it is only picking grapes or sorting the laundry.
You cannot eat a cluster of grapes at once, but it is very easy if you eat them one by one.
I say 20 words in English. I say money, money, money, and I say hot dog! I say yes, no and I say money, money, money and I say turkey sandwich and I say grape juice.
I am so fond of tea that I could write a whole dissertation on its virtues.
It comforts and enlivens without the risks attendant on spirituous liquors. Gentle herb! Let the florid grape yield to thee. Thy soft influence is a more safe inspirer of social joy.
Good oil, like good wine, is a gift from the gods.
The grape and the olive are among the priceless benefactions of the soil, and were destined, each in its way, to promote the welfare of man.
When the wine is in, the wit is out.
Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgandy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.
Remember, the Arctic didn't have any ice.
And the Northwest Passage was wide open. They were raising grapes in Scotland for God sakes, had a huge winery. Iceland was a farming community. As some of the glaciers retreated they found villages that were covered with ice.
[We believe that unions have always been about much more than the industries in which they operate.] The fight is never about grapes or lettuce, ... It is always about people.
Men are like a fine wine. They all start out like grapes, and it's our job to stomp on them and keep them in the dark until they mature into something you'd like to have dinner with.
Food for thought, eat my words with your mind: Emcees are grapes, and grapes are crushed to wine.
It is better to hide ignorance, but it is hard to do this when we relax over wine.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides us from ourselves.
Wisdom doesn't automatically come with old age.
Nothing does - except wrinkles. It's true, some wines improve with age. But only if the grapes were good in the first place.
I am certain that the good Lord never intended grapes to be made into grape jelly.
Anyone who imagines that all fruits ripen at the same time as the strawberries knows nothing about grapes.
Beulah, peel me a grape
Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.