Jacob Zuma built a 2 million rand swimming pool, but no one in the family knows how to swim— Julius Malema
Most Powerful Jacobs quotations
He sighed. "The clouds I can handle. But I can't fight with an eclipse.
Who's afraid of the big bad wolf?" Jacob Black New Moon
But God, who is ableto prevail, wrestled with him, as the Angel did with Jacob, and marked him; marked him for his own.
This wasn't a choice between you and Jacob. It was a choice between who I am and who I should be.
There was no way Jacob would voluntarily miss an afternoon with Renesmee sans bloodsuckers. -Bella Cullen
But you were always a good man of business, Jacob,' faltered Scrooge, who now began to apply this to himself. Business!' cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. "Mankind was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were, all, my business. The deals of my trade were but a drop of water in the comprehensive ocean of my business!
The verses talked about other Prophets as brothers preaching the same unifying script of mankind, showing every man and woman the way to Paradise. I saw the names of Jesus, of Moses, of Abraham, of Jacob, of Noah and of course, crucially, the name of this last messenger, the last Messenger of God, Muhammad.
Did you seriously just stamp your foot? I thought girls only did that on TV.
As long as you like me the best. And you think I’m good-looking—sort of. I’m prepared to be annoyingly persistent.
Yes, polygamy is one of the relics of Adam, of Enoch, of Noah, of Abraham, of Isaac, of Jacob, of Moses, David, Solomon, the Prophets, of Jesus, and his apostles.
I don't have any leeches on my speed dial." — Jacob Black
Fall down again, Bella?' No, Emmett, I punched a werewolf in the face.
Well, I'm so sorry that I can't be the right kind of monster for you, Bella.
All who have lived according to God still live unto God, though they have departed this life. For this reason, God is called the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, since He is the God, not of the dead, but of the living
More often than not, we want him to have fairy wings and spread fairy dust and shine like a precious little star, dispensing nothing but good times on everyone, like some kind of hybrid of Tinker Bell and Aladdin’s Genie. But the God of the Bible, this God of Abraham and Isaac and Jacob, is a pillar of fire and a column of smoke.
Speak of the devil, and the devil shall appear.
But it's possible to love more than one person at a time, Bella. I've seen it in action.
If this is how you’re going to react, I’ll freak out more often.
The part that kills me is that you already know. I already told you everything!
But I’ll never see anyone else, Bella.
I only see you. Even when I close my eyes and try to see something else. Ask Quil or Embry. It drives them all crazy
He was right – she was beating herself up about hurting his feelings.
The girl was a classic martyr. She’d totally been born in the wrong century. She should have lived back when she could have gotten herself fed to some lions for a good cause.
You should have seen his face when I started taking my clothes off. Priceless.
I didn’t want to kill girls… even vampire girls.
Though I might make an exception for that blonde.
One of the many hazards of socializing with vampires.
It makes you smell bad. A minor hazard, comparatively.
Nudity was an inconvenient but unavoidable part of pack life.
We'�d all thought nothing of it before Leah came along. Then it got awkward. - Jacob Black
It is almost as hard to define mathematics as it is to define economics, and one is tempted to fall back on the famous old definition attributed to Jacob Viner, "Economics is what economists do," and say that mathematics is what mathematicians do. A large part of mathematics deals with the formal relations of quantities or numbers.
Stop being so… optimistic. It’s getting on my nerves.
Here in Denver, we want to thank Jeremy Jacobs for the way he runs his business.
Otherwise, we wouldn't have gotten Ray Bourque and won a Stanley Cup.
NOTORIETY, n. The fame of one's competitor for public honors. The kind of renown most accessible and acceptable to mediocrity. A Jacob's-ladder leading to the vaudeville stage, with angels ascending and descending.
You can take the babushka off the Jewish mother and dress her up in a pair of Seven jeans and Marc Jacobs sling-backs, but she's still going to expect a passel of grandkids.
Barry L. Jacobs and colleagues from the neuroscience program at Princeton University showed that when mice ran every day on an exercise wheel, they developed more brain cells and they learned faster than sedentary controls. I believe in mice.
I thank Marc Jacobs so much for giving me the opportunity to design a shoe for Louis Vuitton, but the thing that broke my heart most was when they said, 'You're finished. The shoe's finished.'
Happy the heart that keeps its twilight hour, And, in the depths of heavenly peace reclined, Loves to commune with thoughts of tender power,-- A shining Jacob's-ladder of the mind!
We sit there, our eyes locked on one another, for several seconds.
I know in my heart we're both thinking the same thing. Jacob leans forward over the candle, the shadow of the flame dancing against his bottom lip. I lean forward to meet him as well. It's a kiss full of promise, of trust, and of all that is magic.