I had but one joy, the apple of the eye of my delights , to preach Christ my LordLetter 225 (to his parishioners) Aberdeen 1837
England’s made a Jew of me in only eight weeks, which, on reflection, might be the least painful method. A Jew without Jews, without Judaism, without Zionism, without Jewishness, without a temple or an army or even a pistol, a Jew clearly without a home, just the object itself, like a glass or an apple.philip roth
When Eve upon the first of Men The apple press’d with specious cant, Oh! what a thousand pities then That Adam was not adamant!Thomas Hood, in The Routledge Dictionary of Religious & Spiritual Quotations, p.84
The Blossoms and leaves in plenty From the apple tree fall each day; The merry breezes approach them, And with them merrily play.Heinrich Heine
The age-long history of thinking on gravitation, too, was erased from the collective consciousness, and that force somehow became the serendipitous child of Newton's genius. The new attitude is well illustrated by the anecdote of the apple, a legend spread by Voltaire , one of the most active and vehement erasers of the past. … The need to build the myth of an ex nihilo creation of modern science gave rise to much impassioned rhetoric.Lucio Russo, "The Erasure of Ancient Science" in The Forgotten Revolution: How Science Was Born in 300 BC and Why It Had to Be Reborn (2004)
The more I learnt about this cheeky – almost rebellious – company, the more it appealed to me, as it unapologetically pointed to an alternative in a complacent and creatively bankrupt industry. apple stood for something and had reason for being that wasn't just about making money.jonathan ive
The cure for apple is not cost-cutting. The cure for apple is to innovate its way out of its current predicament.steve jobs
Pixar is the most technically advanced creative company; apple is the most creatively advanced technical company.steve jobs
...a very elegant solution to a sometimes difficult problem: getting all that media from your PC to your TV...If you are trying to get the latest technology and HD content from your PC to your TV, the apple TV has a few hurdles you'll have to deal with...has great potential and opens a lot of doors for the digital home for everyone.Ryan Shrout, PC Perspective
The pretension is nothing; the performance everything. A good apple is better than an insipid peach.1832 The Story of Rimini, preface to rev edn.
And still she slept an azure-lidded sleep, In blanched linen, smooth, and lavendered, While he from forth the closet brought a heap Of candied apple, quince, and plum, and gourd; With jellies soother than the creamy curd, And lucent syrops, tinct with cinnamon; Manna and dates, in argosy transferred From Fez; and spiced dainties, every one, From silken Samarcand to cedared Lebanon.john keats
In Paris a queer little man you may see,A little man all in gray;Rosy and round as an apple is he,Content with the present whate'er it may be,While from care and from cash he is equally free,And merry both night and day!"Ma foi! I laugh at the world." says he,"I laugh at the world, and the world laughs at me!"What a gay little man in gray.pierre-jean de béranger
The best of all physiciansIs apple pie and cheese!Eugene Field
An apple a day keeps the doctor away--if you have good aim.A humorous version of the nutritional exortation to maintain good health by eating fruit. Original source unknown.
Since Adam and Eve ate the apple, man has never refrained from any folly of which he was capable. The End.bertrand russell
The nightingale appear'd the first, And as her melody she sang, The apple into blossom burst, To life the grass and violets sprang.Heinrich Heine
What plant we in this apple tree? Sweets for a hundred flowery springs To load the May-wind's restless wings, When, from the orchard-row, he pours Its fragrance through our open doors; A world of blossoms for the bee, Flowers for the sick girl's silent room, For the glad infant sprigs of bloom, We plant with the apple tree.william cullen bryant
In a land of quince jelly, apple butter, apricot jam, blueberry preserves, pear conserves, and lemon marmalade, you always get grape jelly.Part One, Chapter 14 (Blue Highways (1982))
The apple cannot be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge; once we begin to see , we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.Arthur Miller, commenting on After the Fall (1964) in The Saturday Evening Post (1 February 1964)
Nobody can deny that apple is fashionable, and most iPhone users buy the newest so they can be fashionable. To do this right, apple needs a new phone every quarter.john c. dvorak
If apple has a flaw, it's the inability of the company to crush competition using the kind of aggressive tactics that companies like Microsoft and Intel have always applied.john c. dvorak
apple has some tremendous assets, but I believe without some attention, the company could, could, could I'm searching for the right word could, could die.steve jobs
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