The men whose manhood you have broken will loathe you, and will always be brooding and scheming to strike a fresh blow.
As to the adjective, when in doubt strike it out.
Midnight, and the clock strikes. It is Christmas Day, the werewolves birthday, the door of the solstice still wide enough open to let them all slink through.
Make the iron hot by striking it.
From the equality of rights springs identity of our highest interests;
you cannot subvert your neighbor's rights without striking a dangerous blow at your own.
The buried talent is the sunken rock on which most lives strike and founder.
Touched by an Angel - We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life. Love arrives and in its train come ecstasies old memories of pleasure ancient histories of pain. Yet if we are bold, love strikes away the chains of fear from our souls. We are weaned from our timidity In the flush of love's light we dare be brave And suddenly we see that love costs all we are and will ever be. Yet it is only love which sets us free.
O friend, never strike sail to a fear! Come into port greatly, or sail with God the seas.
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds;
High towers fall with a heavier crash; And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.