Quotes: chariot

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  • George Canning
    George Canning
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    Away with the cant of ''Measures, not men!'' - the idle supposition that it is the harness and not the horses that draw the chariot along. No, Sir, if the comparison must be made, if the distinction must be taken, men are everything, measures comparatively nothing.
  • Andrew Marvell
    Andrew Marvell
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    But at my back I always hear time's winged chariot hurrying near.
  • Dhammapada
    Dhammapada
    collection of sayings of the Buddha in verse form and one
    Dhammapada
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    He who holds back rising anger like a rolling chariot, him I call a real driver; other people are but holding the reins
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
    Francis Bacon
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    It was prettily devised of Aesop, ''The fly sat on the axle tree of the chariot wheel and said, what dust do I raise! ''
  • Less than the dust beneath thy chariot wheel, less than the weed that grows beside thy door.
  • Emma Goldman
    Emma Goldman
    American anarchist 1869-1940
    Emma Goldman
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    No great idea in its beginning can ever be within the law. How can it be within the law? The law is stationary. The law is fixed. The law is a chariot wheel which binds us all regardless of conditions or place or time.
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
    Bayard Taylor
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    The aquilegia sprinkled on the rocks A scarlet rain; the yellow violet Sat in the chariot of its leaves, the phlox Held spikes of purple flame in meadows wet, And all the streams with vernal-scented reed Were fringed, and streaky bellow of miskodeed.
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