The mind is like an umbrella. Its most useful when open.— Walter Gropius
Professional Umbrella quotations
Worrying is stupid. It is like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.
Let a smile be your umbrella, and you'll end up with a face full of rain.
We cannot protect ourselves from trouble, but we can dance through the puddles of life with a rainbow smile, twirling the only umbrella we need -- the umbrella of God's love.
You say you love rain, but you use an umbrella to walk under it. You say you love sun, but you seek shade when it is shining. You say you love wind, but when it comes you close your window. So that's why I'm scared when you say you love me.
Worrying is stupid. it's like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.
An open umbrella is just a closed beautiful sky.
Life is a shitstorm, in which art is our only umbrella.
" (spoken by character in a novel by Mario Vargas Llosa)
When you are caught in the heavy rains of anger, open the umbrella of mind, take refuge under the roof of reason!
A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.
Love me. Love my umbrella.
Rain never understands why people hide under their umbrellas! Let us make a surprise to the rain by closing our umbrellas!
I AM NOT PAYING FOR SOME CRACKPOT OLD FOOL TO TEACH HIM MAGIC TRICKS!" yelled Uncle Vernon. Hagrid seized his pink umbrella and whirled it over his head "NEVER -" he thundered "- INSULT -ALBUS -DUMBLEDORE - IN - FRONT - OF - ME!
I really like umbrellas. It's like, I have a roof! I carry it with me! Umbrellas always amuse me.
Illusions are like umbrellas - you no sooner get them than you lose them, and the loss always leaves a little painful wound.
Prayer is asking for rain and faith is carrying the umbrella.
I judge how much a man cares for a woman by the space he allots her under a jointly shared umbrella.
For the past 10 years, corporations have been trained that they should use all the different media... But the internet is becoming the umbrella.
Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.
Every runner has a specific motivation and inspiration for running a marathon.
This year, all 36,000 of us will 'run together' to demonstrate the spirit of the marathon. We will still have our individual motivations, but we will be unified under the Boston Strong umbrella.
Going around under an umbrella interferes with one's looking up at the sky.
Throwing out preclearance when it has worked and is continuing to work to stop discriminatory changes is like throwing away your umbrella in a rainstorm because you are not getting wet.
Recalling an old magistrate's words to a young attorney, The rain it raineth on the just And also on the unjust fella; But chiefly on the just, because The unjust steals the just's umbrella.
Don't let a man put anything over on you except an umbrella.
Girl, it's an umbrella, not a Lamborghini.
Some beach, somewhere. There's a big umbrella casting shade over an empty chair. Palm trees are growin' and a warm breeze a blowing. I picture myself right there, on some beach, somewhere.
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof.
I wouldn't touch a superlative again with an umbrella.
The batsman's technique was like an old lady poking her umbrella at a wasp's nest.
Prayer is asking for rain. Faith is carrying an umbrella. Faith is the inner sense of knowing that with divine order working on your side, all things will come together for your good. Faith is knowing that there is a divine plan and purpose for everything in life
If you are in a band like my brother, Rudolf, who is in the Scorpions, then you have a kind of umbrella and you cover each other. You have five people to discuss things with and you are all in the same boat, and therefore make much wiser choices.
When there are no clouds in the sky, under the beautiful sunshine, remember the rain and repair your umbrella!
My dream of happiness: a quiet spot by the Jamaican seashore .
. . hearing the wind sob with the beauty and the tragedy of everything. Sitting under an almond tree, with the leaf spread over me like an umbrella.
I think I will always feel a special relationship with The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, because for me it was something very, very special. It was a modern opera, and to play the heroine in a film that became such a success at a young age, and learning from him when I was so young and impressionable - really it was one of my most important experiences.
The word we have in Korea for K-Pop is 'Gaio.
' And I guess it's a huge umbrella term. Basically it's like saying Coldplay and Kanye West, or Eminem and Celine Dion, are the same genre.
Times change so quickly that if you and I don't keep up with the times, we'll find ourselves with an umbrella in our hand, over our head, when the sun is out. Or we'll find ourselves standing in the rain, with the umbrella inside the door.
It is not for nothing, either, that the umbrella has become the very foremost badge of modern civilization--the Urim and Thummim of respectability. . . . So strongly do we feel on this point, indeed, that we are almost inclined to consider all who possess really well-conditioned umbrellas as worthy of the Franchise.