The nucleus of Jaipur was the palace and garden of Jai Niwas, the foundations for which were laid in 1725. The building of the city and its surrounding walls and gates was started with due propitiatory rites ( sankalpa ) on 18 November 1727
He who steadily observes the moral precepts in which all religions concur, will never be questioned at the Gates of heaven as to the dogmas in which they all differ.thomas jefferson
On all the line a sudden vengeance waits, And frequent hearses shall besiege your Gates.Alexander Pope
For over five years this man has been chasing around Europe like a madman in search of something he could set on fire. Unfortunately he again and again finds hirelings who open the Gates of their country to this international incendiary.Adolf Hitler
Between two seas the sea-bird's wing makes halt, Wind-weary; while with lifting head he waits For breath to reinspire him from the Gates That open still toward sunrise on the vault High-domed of morning.algernon charles swinburne
Too many tongues have Gates which fly apart Too easily, and care for many things That don’t concern them.
Mutual forgiveness of each vice, Such are the Gates of Paradise.william blake
Ask Bill [Gates] why the string in [MS-DOS] function 9 is terminated by a dollar sign. Ask him, because he can't answer. Only I know that.gary kildall
It was Gary's bad luck that put him up against the most skilled businessman of all time. Anyone looks like a failure standing next to Bill Gates.gary kildall
In the summer of 1988, I received an interesting call from Bill Gates at Microsoft. He asked whether I'd like to come over and talk about building a new operating system at Microsoft for personal computers. [...] What Bill had to offer was the opportunity to build another operating system, one that was portable [...].
"Software's the ultimate durable good, which of course in economics makes it a very, very competitive market" Bill Gates
How at heaven's Gates she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings.john lyly
If the colleges were better, if they ... had the power of imparting valuable thought, creative principles, truths which become powers, thoughts which become talents, — if they could cause that a mind not profound should become profound, — we should all rush to their Gates: instead of contriving inducements to draw students, you would need to set police at the Gates to keep order in the in-rushing multitude.ralph waldo emerson
Oh, who would choose to be a traveler? --That anxious railway-guide unravelerWho spends his nights in berths and bunks,His days in chaperoning trunks;Who stands in line at Gates and wicketsTo spend his means on costly ticketsTo Irkutsk, Liverpool and YapAnd other dots upon the map.arthur guiterman
People have passed through a very dark tunnel at the end of which there was a light of freedom. Unexpectedly they passed through the prison Gates and found themselves in a square. They are now free and they don't know where to go.václav havel
Sweet Mercy! to the Gates of Heaven This minstrel lead, his sins forgiven; The rueful conflict, the heart riven With vain endeavour, And memory of earth's bitter leaven Effaced forever.william wordsworth
A transition from an author's book to his conversation, is too often like an entrance into a large city, after a distant prospect. Remotely, we see nothing but spires of temples and turrets of palaces, and imagine it the residence of splendour, grandeur and magnificence; but when we have passed the Gates, we find it perplexed with narrow passages, disgraced with despicable cottages, embarrassed with obstructions, and clouded with smoke.samuel johnson
When the barbarians are at the Gates, interest rates rise and bond prices fall precipitously.
Thou tell'st me there is murder in mine eye; 'Tis pretty, sure, and very probable, That eyes, that are the frail'st and softest things, Who shut their coward Gates on atomies, Should be call'd tyrants, butchers, murderers!william shakespeare
The glorious Angel, who was keeping The Gates of Light, beheld her weeping; And, as he nearer drew and listen'd To her sad song, a tear-drop glisten'd Within his eyelids, like the spray From Eden's fountain, where it lies On the blue flow'r, which Bramins say Blooms nowhere but in Paradise.thomas moore
I lie amid the Goldenrod, I love to see it lean and nod; I love to feel the grassy sod Whose kindly breast will hold me last, Whose patient arms will fold me fast! Fold me from sunshine and from song, Fold me from sorrow and from wrong: Through gleaming Gates of Goldenrod I'll pass into the rest of God.
These two sets of triangles are superimposed to show the union of the masculine and feminine aspects of your nature. When united they make the eight lotus petals of the yantra. Four Gates or doors called bhupara, surround these triangles representing the Gates of the consciousness to the deeper mysteries beyond.
Janus am I; oldest of potentates! Forward I look and backward and below I count as god of avenues and Gates The years that through my portals come and go. I block the roads and drift the fields with snow, I chase the wild-fowl from the frozen fen; My frosts congeal the rivers in their flow, My fires light up the hearths and hearts of men.
We are waiting, Master, waiting, Wayworn, pressed with toils and strife; Waiting, hoping, watching, praying, Till we reach the Gates of life.
Alternate translation: Come brethren, if you have a mind to be ingrafted in the vine, It is a pity to see you lopped off in this manner From the stock. Reckon up the prelates in the very see of Peter; And in that order of fathers see which has succeeded which. This is the rock over which the proud Gates of hell prevail not. (A reference to Matthew 16:18.)