I'm the tower of power, too sweet to be sour. I'm funky like a monkey. Sky's the limit and space is the place!— Randy Savage
Cheering Tower quotations
I'm the tower of power, too sweet to be sour.
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
This country [the Philippines] is like a pyramid, like a tower.
It is made up of millions of stones... . And the foundation stone of this pyramid is the common man.
Be like a solid tower whose brave height remains unmoved by all the winds that blow; the man who lets his thoughts be turned aside by one thing or another, will lose sight of his true goal, his mind sapped of its strength.
I've been to the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
It's a tower, and it's leaning. You look at it, but nothing happens, so then you look for someplace to get a sandwich.
The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa --slightly off balance.
The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa - slightly off balance.
There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for.
I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre.
I haven't seen anything. I don't really care.
You can put down a bad book; you can avoid listening to bad music; but you cannot miss the ugly tower block opposite your house.
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
I saw the dance as a vision of ineffable power.
A man could, with dignity and a towering majesty, dance. Not mince, cavort, do "fancy dancing" or "showoff" steps. No: Dance as Michelangelo's visions dance and as the music of Bach dances.
When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.
Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning.
If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it, it would have been permitted.
My father was always anxious to give pleasure to his children.
Accordingly, he took me one day, as a special treat, to the top of the grand old tower, to see the chimes played.
I do not kill with my gun; He who kills with his gun has forgotten the face of his father. I kill with my heart.
Smooth shapes are very rare in the wild but extremely important in the ivory tower and the factory.
When the ivy has found its tower, when the delicate creeper has found its strong wall, we know how the parasite plants grow and prosper.
I do not aim with my hand; he who aims with his hand has forgotten the face of his father. I aim with my eye. I do not shoot with my hand; he who shoots with his hand has forgotten the face of his father. I shoot with my mind. I do not kill with my gun; he who kills with his gun has forgotten the face of his father. I kill with my heart.
May you find your Tower, Roland, and breach it, and may you climb to the top!
A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty, and in the point of Life.
Being the most striking manifestation of the art of metal structures by which our engineers have shown in Europe, it [the Eiffel Tower] is one of the most striking of our modern national genius.
As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel, so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger; but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex.
The scariest, most terrifying thing that I fear? Yes.
My Imagination. I thought you were going to say "Fear, itself." Then you have a small imagination.
Although the French were very friendly and helpful.
On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.
There will be water if God wills it.
A person’s never too old for stories.
Man and boy, girl and woman, we live for them. - Roland Deschain
The praise of the praiseworthy is above all rewards.
Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.
It seems to me that it had no other rationale than to show that we are not simply the country of entertainers, but also that of engineers and builders called from across the world to build bridges, viaducts, stations and major monuments of modern industry, the Eiffel Tower deserves to be treated with consideration.
We look down on our scientists if they engage in outside consultation.
We implicitly promote the ivory tower.
Thou who didst waken from his summer dreams The blue Mediterranean, where he lay, Lull'd by the coil of his crystalline streams Beside a pumice isle in Baiæ's bay, And saw in sleep old palaces and towers Quivering within the wave's intenser day, All overgrown with azure moss and flowers So sweet, the sense faints picturing them.
But the name Magnus Bane made him think of a towering sort of figure, with huge shoulders and formal purple warlock’s robes, calling down fire and lightning. Not Magnus himself, who was more of a cross between a panther and a demented elf.