quote by Dennis Gabor

Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them.

— Dennis Gabor

Astounding Heartstrings quotations

Polar bears did very well in the warmer times.

They didn't die out at all; they didn't die out in the last 10,000 years, nor during the previous interglacial, nor the one before that. So, they're just used as a deceitful heartthrob; you know, to pluck your heartstrings because the polar bears might die out.

Maternal love, like an orange tree, buds and blossoms and bears at once.

When a woman puts her finger for the first time into the tiny hand of her baby and feels that helpless clutch which tightens her very heartstrings, she is born again with her newborn child.

Don't tell me that [broken heartstrings] hurt less than a broken bone, that an ingrown life is something surgeons can cut away, that there's no way for it to metastasize - it does.

I'm a little nuts. I'm a lot nuts. All I know is that in the midst of the madness of this world it's my therapy. The music touches my heartstrings.

Certain voices hold this odd pull on our heartstrings.

They are like sad oboes or something, something that makes you want to throw all your money at the radio while yelling, "I love you." I don't know what it is.

I have a special place in my heart for working moms - it's a constant pull on your heartstrings.

Social topics may hit too close to home for people, but then again, if you pull a heartstring, then that's what country music is. It's not just songs about getting drunk and leaving your girl.

Smells are surer than sounds or sights To make your heartstrings crack.

Until there was you, I wandered aimlessly.

For a long time, like a little child, I will cry in anticipation of you.

When I was in junior high, I would carry around this huge volume of Shakespeare.

I just like the romantic vibe. I write about it because I fall in and out of love quite a bit. I was always pulling on my mother’s heartstrings to get more love.

Words Like Freedom There are words like Freedom Sweet and wonderful to say.

On my heartstrings freedom sings All day everyday. There are words like Liberty That almost make me cry. If you had known what I know You would know why.

I loved living in Hollywood - and the weather there was just fantastic - but there is something about rural England, and especially Suffolk and Norfolk, that pulls at my heartstrings.

If it all be for naught, for nothingness at last,Why does God make the world so fair?Why spill this golden splendor out across the western hills,And light the silver lamp of eve?Why give me eyes to see, and soul to love so strong and deep?Then, with a pang this brightness stabs me through,And wakes within rebellious voice to cry against all death?Why set this hunger for eternity to gnaw my heartstrings through,If death ends all?If death ends all, then evil must be good,Wrong must be right, and beauty ugliness.God is Judas who betrays His Son,And with a kiss, damns all the world to Hell, --If Christ rose not again.

Great companies connect to the heartstrings of their employees to make their purposes known.

The great thing about 'Friday Night Lights,' unlike so many other shows and movies, is that it doesn't take the obvious beats to pull your heartstrings or manipulate you.

The preservation of friendship is seen as opportunism.

You are required to be in one camp or the other. You are enjoined to cut your heartstrings if they extend across the barricade.

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