Quotes by grave
Quotes 31 till 45 of 86.
South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
Grave security concerns can arise as a result of demographic trends, chronic poverty, economic inequality, environmental degradation, pandemic diseases, organized crime, repressive governance and other developments no state can control alone. Arms can't address such concerns.
Irish writer 1882-1941
He comes into the world God knows how, walks on the water, gets out of his grave and goes up off the Hill of Howth. What drivel is this?
English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtle; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend.
American science communicator, television presenter 1955-
History is but the record of the public and official acts of human beings. It is our object, therefore, to humanize our history and deal with people past and present; people who ate and possibly drank; people who were born, flourished and died; not grave tragedians, posing perpetually for their photographs.
Wife of John Adams 1744-1818
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, and like the grave, cries, 'Give, give.
British novelist, journalist and broadcaster 1953-
I don't find life unbearably grave. I find it almost intolerably frivolous.Source: Engleby (2007)
Roman poet 70-19 BC
I have lived, and I have run the course which fortune allotted me; and now my shade shall descend illustrious to the grave.
English writer 1709-1784
I have protracted my work till most of those whom I wished to please have sunk into the grave, and success and miscarriage are empty sounds: I therefore dismiss it with frigid tranquillity, having little to fear or hope from censure or from praise.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am loved. I am not sure that you are of the same kind. But the realm of silence is large enough beyond the grave. This is the world of literature and speech and I shall take leave to tell you that you are very dear.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
I shall not wholly die, and a great part of me will escape the grave.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
I suppose you think that persons who are as old as your father and myself are always thinking about very grave things, but I know that we are meditating the same old themes that we did when we were ten years old, only we go more gravely about it.
A. J. Liebling
American journalist 1904-1963
I take a grave view of the press. It is the weak slat under the bed of democracy.
American jazz musician and singer-songwriter 1915-1959
I've been your slave
Ever since I've been your babe
But before I be your dog
I'll see you in your grave.Source: Billies Blues
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
If there really is such a thing as turning in one's grave, Shakespeare must get a lot of exercise.
If you're still hanging onto a dead dream of yesterday, laying flowers on its grave by the hour, you cannot be planting the seeds for a new dream to grow today.
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