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A wife is the earth itself, changing hands, bearing scars.Source: The Poisonwood Bible
An actor is totally vulnerable. His total personality is exposed to critical judgment - his intellect, his bearing, his diction, his whole appearance. In short, his ego.
Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-17990
Erudition can produce foliage without bearing fruit.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-18620
I have a deep sympathy with war, it so apes the gait and bearing of the soul.
English writer and poet 1819-18800
I tell you there isn't a thing under the sun that needs to be done at all, but what a man can do better than a woman, unless it's bearing children, and they do that in a poor make-shift way; it had better ha been left to the men.
It takes so little to make people happy. Just a touch, If we know how to give it, just a word fitly spoken, a slight readjustment of some bolt or pin or bearing in the delicate machinery of a soul.
English writer 1904-0
People talk about the courage of condemned men walking to the place of execution: sometimes it needs as much courage to walk with any kind of bearing towards another person's habitual misery.
American poet 1879-19550
Style is not something applied. It is something that permeates. It is of the nature of that in which it is found, whether the poem, the manner of a god, the bearing of a man. It is not a dress.
The latest horror to hit the U.S. looks to have been caused by people of Middle Eastern origin, bearing Muslim names. Again, shame. This fuels more hatred for a religion and a people who have nothing to do with these events.
The quality of light by which we scrutinize our lives has direct bearing upon the product which we live, and upon the changes which we hope to bring about through those lives.
English playwright and poet 1564-16160
The teeming Autumn big with rich increase, bearing the wanton burden of the prime like widowed wombs after their lords decease.
Roman philosopher 50-130 AD0
The two powers which in my opinion constitute a wise man are those of bearing and forbearing.
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-18320
There are three modes of bearing the ills of life, by indifference, by philosophy, and by religion.
This crisis of long-term unemployment is having a profoundly damaging impact on the lives of those bearing the brunt of it. We know this thanks to a series of careful studies of the problem conducted in the depths of the 1930s Great Depression.