The spirit of humility is sweeter than honey, and those who nourish themselves with this honey produce sweet fruit.— Anthony of Padua
Gorgeous Sweet Honey quotations
The honey is sweet, but the Bee stings.
Nothing but Money, Is sweeter than Honey.
The Honey is sweet, but the Bee has a Sting.
The honey-bee's great ambition is to be rich, to lay up great stores, to possess the sweet of every flower that blooms. She is more than provident. Enough will not satisfy her, she must have all she can get by hook or crook.
Sweet words are like honey, a little may refresh, but too much gluts the stomach.
It is not the bee's touching of the flower that gathers honey, but her abiding for a time upon the flower that draws out the sweet. It is not he that reads most, but he that meditates most, that will prove the choicest, sweetest, wisest and strongest Christian.
I dreamt -- marvellous error! -- that I had a beehive here inside my heart.
And the golden bees were making white combs and sweet honey from my old failures.
Honey is sweet, "and so is knowledge, but knowledge is like the bee that made that sweet honey, you have to chase it through the pages of a book." (taken from "Thank you, Mr. Falker" )
The flowers are full of honey, but only the bee finds out the sweetness.
The sweetness of life lies in usefulness, like honey deep in the heart of a clover bloom.
When you came, you were like red wine and honey, and the taste of you burnt my mouth with its sweetness.
Fantasy is silver and scarlet, indigo and azure, obsidian veined with gold and lapis lazuli. Reality is plywood and plastic, done up in mud brown and olive drab. Fantasy tastes of habaneros and honey, cinnamon and cloves, rare red meat and wines as sweet as summer. Reality is beans and tofu, and ashes at the end.
To a lesser extent (they like) the whites and reds, but blues, yellows and oranges are the main bee flowers. Although there are very good white bee flowers - white sweet clover is the best honey plant in the world.
She was indeed a girl of exquisite beauty.
She was one of those languid women made of dark honey smooth and sweet and terribly sticky.
Be humble as the blade of grass that is being trodden underneath the feet.
The little ant tastes joyously the sweetness of honey and sugar. The mighty elephant trembles in pain under the agony of sharp goad
It [revenge] is sweeter far than flowing honey.
Deadly poisons are concealed under sweet honey.
Sweet as sweetest Grecian honey will my song be when I sing, O Beloved, in the season of the Spring!
To regret the exchange of earthly pleasures for the joys of Heaven, is as if the grovelling caterpillar should lament that it must one day quit the nibbled leaf to soar aloft and flutter through the air, roving at will from flower to flower, sipping sweet honey from their cups, or basking in their sunny petals.
All the honey that can be gathered from the flowers of this world has less sweetness than the vinegar and gall of Jesus Christ our Lord.
To love is to tilt with the lightning, two bodies routed by a single honey's sweet.
The two noblest of things, which are sweetness and light.
Dripping rain like golden honey- And the sweet earth flying from the thunder
Why honey, don't you want to get dressed?" My mother took care never to tell me to do anything. She would only reason with me sweetly, like one intelligent, mature person with another. It's almost three in the afternoon." I'm writing a novel," I said. "I haven't got time to change into this and change into that.
In fact when Sweet Honey was ten years old it was too big for me to run, and I knew it, but I ran it for another thirteen years because I couldn't convince other people to really do it. And this year, I'm not running it.
In all things rest is sweet; there is sur feit even in honey, even in Aphrodite s lovely flowers.
May the power of your love, Lord Christ, fiery and sweet as honey, so absorb our hearts as to withdraw them from all that is under heaven. Grant that we may be ready to die for love of your love, as you died for love of our love.
To pile up honey upon sugar, and sugar upon honey, to an interminable tedious sweetness.
I organized Sweet Honey In The Rock in 1973. The music was sanity and balance.
When you don't use sugar in your diet, all of the sudden fruits are really sweet. Honey is really sweet. Your taste buds change. I'm not psycho never have anything sweet, because that takes too much energy. The stress on your body just isn't worth it.
O bees, sweet bees!" I said; "that nearest field Is shining white with fragrant immortelles Fly swiftly there and drain those honey wells.
Bread of flour is good; but there is bread, sweet as honey, if we would eat it, in a good book.
In the valley of the giants where the stars and stripes explode, the peaches they were sweet and the milk and honey flowed.
The fly that touches honey cannot use it's wings;
so too the soul that clings to spiritual sweetness ruins it's freedom and hinders contemplation.