Quotations list about matches, bout and matchboxes captions for Instagram citing Marguerite Blessington, Muhammad Ali and Charlotte Bronte matchup sayings.
Love matches are made by people who are content, for a month of honey, to condemn themselves to a life of vinegar.
— Marguerite Blessington
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
— Muhammad Ali matches quote
About 20 percent of the genetic information in your nose doesn't match anything that we've ever seen before.
She's a big-hearted girl with hips to match.
The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse.
The worst thing you can do is start slow, or con yourself into thinking that you can take your time getting into a match. The curtain is up so you've got to perform.
I love her too, but our neuroses just don't match.
You are in integrity when the life you are living on the outside matches who you are on the inside.
According to this law [the law of Dharma], you have a unique talent and a unique way of expressing it. There is something that you can do better than anyone else in the whole world--and for every unique talent and unique expression of that talent, there are also unique needs. When these needs are matched with the creative expression of your talent, that is the spark that creates affluence. Expressing your talents to fulfill needs creates unlimited wealth and abundance.
You know these love letters mix with whisky, just don't light a match when you kiss me.
You are the reason I don't want to die all the time.
When I am with you, life is worth living.
Time away from you is strange and full of pain;
When I look into your eyes
I can see how life has savaged you;
It's okay if you fall
I will be there to catch you
Anyone who would want to hurt you
Would have to kill me to do it;
I will never be able to pound words into lines
To match the velocity of your presence.
I almost wish I could be more exciting, that I could match what is happening out there to me.
Bring me men to match my mountains: Bring me men to match my plains: Men with empires in their purpose and new eras in their brains.
There are strange flowers of reason to match each error of the senses.
I'm pretty calculating. I take stuff that I know appeals to people's bad sides and match it up with stuff that appeals to their good sides.
Cricket needs brightening up a bit. My solution is to let the players drink at the beginning of the game, not after. It always works in our picnic matches.
Life is a series of pulls back and forth.
.. A tension of opposites, like a pull on a rubber band. Most of us live somewhere in the middle. A wrestling match...Which side win? Love wins. Love always wins
Was there ever a trap to match the trap of love?
It so happened that my goals kind of matched my career progression toward becoming an astronaut.
Well, the memories were obviously - every match is important, every point counts, especially the last sort of 18, 20 years when the matches have been so tight.
Standards of beauty are arbitrary. Body shame exists only to the extent that our physiques don't match our own beliefs about how we should look.
He was, first and last, the born fighter, to whom the consciousness of being matched against a great adversary suffices and who can dispense with success. Life for him was an adventure, perilous indeed, but men are not made for safe havens. The fullness of life is in the hazards of life. And, at the worst, there is that in us which can turn defeat into victory.
So, cutting the lashing of the waterproof match keg, after many failures Starbuck contrived to ignite the lamp in the lantern; then stretching it on a waif pole, handed it to Queequeg as the standard-bearer of this forlorn hope. There, then, he sat, holding up that imbecile candle in the heart of that almighty forlornness. There, then, he sat, the sign and symbol of a man without faith, hopelessly holding up hope in the midst of despair.
America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious;
and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.
When one buys some of my artwork I hope it is because they will wish to learn from it and not because they think it will match their drapes!
The point is obvious. There is more than one way to burn a book. And the world is full of people running about with lit matches. Every minority, be it Baptist/Unitarian, Irish/Italian/Octogenarian/Zen Buddhist, Zionist/Seventhday Adventist, Women's Lib/Republican, Mattachine/Four Square Gospel feels it has the will, the right, the duty to douse the kerosene, light the fuse. Every dimwit editor whosees himself as the source of all dreary blanc-mange plain porridge unleavened literature, licks his guillotine and eyes the neck of any author who dares to speak above a whisper or write above a nursery rhyme.
A cup of coffee - real coffee - home-browned, home ground, home made, that comes to you dark as a hazel-eye, but changes to a golden bronze as you temper it with cream that never cheated, but was real cream from its birth, thick, tenderly yellow, perfectly sweet, neither lumpy nor frothing on the Java: such a cup of coffee is a match for twenty blue devils and will exorcise them all.