Awake! for Morning in the bowl of night Has flung the stone that puts the stars to flight: And Lo! the Hunter of the East has caught The Sultan's turret in a noose of light.Edward Fitzgerald
I sing the sweets I know, the charms I feel, My morning incense, and my evening meal, The sweets of Hasty-Pudding.Come, dear bowl, Glide o'er my palate, and inspire my soul.joel barlow
Life is like a bowl of old bread.bill allred
Throughout Jack's violin solo at the Hollywood bowl, the audience was glued to their seats. That was the only way he could get them to sit down.jack benny
Thirty spokes unite at the single hub; It is the empty space which makes the wheel useful. Mold clay to form a bowl; It is the empty space which makes the bowl useful. Cut out windows and doors; It is the empty space which makes the room useful.Ch. 11 (Tao Te Ching)
Don't bowl him bad balls, he hits the good ones for fours.Michael Kasprowicz  (Quotes about Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar)
In the early years, especially around the mid 90s, I had this feeling you could play around on his ego and get him out. He believed he could attack bowlers at any time and anyone who could bowl maidens to him stood a good chance. Things are of course different now.Erapalli Anantharao Srinivas Prasanna 
Well quit acting like someone took a shit in your cereal bowl. Reed paid us 50 grand.Who: "Pistol" Pete Deeks
"The power of this Eastern eleven lay in its ability to rip through and smear opposing plays. Its uncanny faculty in this department was pronounced especially so in a season where the attack was featured and the offensive often given no great attention. Any attack in the country, including that bewildering onslaught launched by Notre Dame, would have found great trouble in hammering out any extensive distance against Neale's machine. - Grantland Rice, describing the 1921 football team that went to the 1922 Rose bowlScarborough, David Knowles (1979). "Intercollegiate Athletics at Washington and Jefferson College: the Building of a Tradition". Ph.D Dissertation (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: University of Pittsburgh).
The Horeszkos denied me the girl! Had the nerve Me, me, Jacek, a bowl of black gruel to serve!Book Ten, Emigration – Jacek
After mass at the chapel, it was the Lord's Day, They proceeded to Jankiel's to drink and to play. A small bowl of grey vodka by each hand frothed hot, In between ran the hostess who held a quart pot.Book Four, Diplomacy and the Hunt
The Judge straightway the eye of the servitors caught: And soon bowl, bottles, sugar and sliced beef were brought. Plut and Rykov so briskly set to cut and clink, So to greedily swallow, so copiously drink, That in half an hour twenty-three fillets they munched, And downed half a huge bowl of most excellent punch .Book Nine, The Battle
The metaphor of the melting pot is unfortunate and misleading. A more accurate analogy would be a salad bowl, for, though the salad is an entity, the lettuce can still be distinguished from the chicory, the tomatoes from the cabbage.Carl N. Degler, Out of Our Past: The Forces That Shaped Modern America (1970), rev. ed., chapter 10, section 4, p. 296.
There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl The feast of reason and the flow of soul.Alexander Pope
Tell me I hate the bowl? Hate is a feeble word; I loathe, abhor my very soul and strong disgust is stirred Whene'er I see or hear or tell of the dark beverage of hell.Attributed to John B. Gough; denied by him.
Landlord fill the flowing bowl Until it doth run over: For to-night we'll merry be To-morrow we'll be sober.Version of Fletcher's song in Three Jolly Postboys. (18th century song).
Come landlord fill a flowing bowl until it does run over, Tonight we will all merry be tomorrow we'll get sober.John Fletcher, Bloody Brother, Act II, scene 2.
In Heathrow a vast chunk of memory detached itself from a blank bowl of airport sky and fell on him. He vomited into a blue plastic container without breaking stride. When he arrived at the counter at the end of corridor, he changed his ticket.william ford gibson
"The cardinal difficulty," said MacPhee, "in collaboration between the sexes is that women speak a language without nouns. If two men are doing a bit of work, one will say to the other, 'Put this bowl inside the bigger bowl which you'll find on the top shelf of the green cupboard.' The female for this is, 'Put that in the other one in there.' And then if you ask them, 'in where?' they say, 'in there, of course.' There is consequently a phatic hiatus."c. s. lewis
Thus, seamed with many scars Bursting these prison bars, Up to its native stars My soul ascended! There from the flowing bowl Deep drinks the warrior's soul, Skoal! to the Northland! skoal! Thus the tale ended.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Zimbabwe, once the breadbasket of Africa, is now its dust bowl.ilana mercer
Contemplating the bowl, it is possible to see the interdependent elements which give rise to the bowl.thich nhat hanh
Former Texas head coach Darrell Royal - "Amazing," Darrell Royal said quietly. "There's just no other word for it. Amazing.", commenting on the Rose bowl."Amazing, there's just no other word for it". The Daily Texan. 2006-01-04. Retrieved on 2006-07-13.
What visionary tints the year puts on, When falling leaves falter through motionless air Or numbly cling and shiver to be gone! How shimmer the low flats and pastures bare, As with her nectar Hebe Autumn fills The bowl between me and those distant hills, And smiles and shakes abroad her misty, tremulous hair!james russell lowell
And that inverted bowl they call the Sky, Whereunder crawling coop'd we live and die, Lift not your hands to it for help for it As impotently moves as you or I.omar khayyám
The standard of simple eating is one bowl of rice and one side dish."Book I, p. 42 (Food governs your destiny)
The Road to the Super bowl runs through Pittsburgh, sooner or later you've got to go to Pittsburgh.Bum Phillips former Houston Oilers head coach.(December 10, 1979) 
When the question is sand in a bowl of boiled rice, the answer is a stick in the soft mud.Chapter 31 (Sourced)
Born but to banquet, and to drain the bowl.Homer, The Odyssey, Book X, line 622. Pope's translation.
Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern.Ecclesiastes, XII. 6. (Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations)