I ran home [from Cloud's Rest to Yosemite Valley] in the moonlight, with long, firm strides; for the sun-love made me strong. Down through the junipers down through the firs; now in jet-shadows, now in white light; over sandy moraines and bare, clanking rock; past the huge ghost of South Dome, rising weird through the firs past glorious Nevada past the groves of Illilouette through the pines of the valley; frost-crystals flashing all the sky beneath, as star-crystals on all the sky above. All of this mountain-bread for one day!
Paper is poverty,... it is only the ghost of money, and not money itself.thomas jefferson
Amar es combatir, es abrir puertas, dejar de ser fantasma con un n u mero a perpetua cadena condenado por un amo sin rostro.
To love is to battle, to open doors, to cease to be a ghost with a number forever in chains, forever condemned by a faceless master.
Do not let your TODAY be stolen by the ghost of yesterday or the "To-Do" list of tomorrow!steve maraboli
If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.h. l. mencken
If I asked her master he'd give me a cask a day; But she, with the beer at hand, not a gill would arrange! May she marry a ghost and bear him a kitten, and may The High King of Glory permit her to get the mange.james stephens
There are two thousand of them constantly gliding back and forth through the canals, as noiseless as a ghost and as graceful as a swan .john ray
In a coign of the cliff between lowland and highland, At the sea-down's edge between windward and lee, Walled round with rocks as an inland island, The ghost of a garden fronts the sea.algernon charles swinburne
My enduring feeling about René Lévesque is that if he had chosen to hang me, even as he tightened the rope round my neck, he would have complained about how humiliating it was for him to spring the trapdoor. And then, once I was swinging in the wind, he would blame my ghost for having obliged him to murder, thereby imposing a guilt trip on a sweet, self-effacing, downtrodden Francophone.Mordecai Richler
I have broken the machine and touched the ghost of matter.ernest rutherford
I have a liking old For thee, though manifold Stories, I know, are told Not to thy credit; How one (or two at most) Drops make a cat a ghost Useless, except to roast Doctors have said it: How they who use fusees All grow by slow degrees Brainless as chimpanzees, Meagre as lizards; Go mad, and beat their wives; Plunge (after shocking lives) Razors and carving knives Into their gizzards.charles stuart calverley
Our good friend LeRoi Moore passed on and gave up his ghost today, and we will miss him forever.dave matthews
Nobody likes to see a body, but it's better than seeing a ghost. Bodies just make you doubt the world and the people in it. Ghosts make you doubt everything, and to doubt it in a part of the mind that has no words to answer the question, where the comforting promises you make yourself are neither believed nor even really understood.michael marshall smith
Science fiction is no more written for scientists than ghost stories are written for ghosts.brian aldiss
Great Pompey's shade complains that we are slow, And Scipio's ghost walks unavenged amongst us!joseph addison
Don't turn your back upon your doctrinal doubts and difficulties. Go up to them and examine them. Perhaps the ghastly object which looks to you in the twilight like a sheeted ghost may prove to be no more than a table-cloth hanging upon a hedge.
Sir, the pretending to extraordinary revelations and gifts of the Holy ghost is a horrid thing, a very horrid thing.Joseph Butler
The believing man hath the Holy ghost; and where the Holy ghost dwelleth, He will not suffer a man to be idle, butstirreth him up to all exercises of piety and godliness, and of true religion, to the love of God, to the patient suffering of afflictions, to prayer, to thanksgiving, and the exercise of charity towards all men.Martin Luther
I never saw a useful Christian who was not a student of the Bible. If a man neglects his Bible, he may pray and ask God to use him in His work; but God cannot make much use of him, for there is not much for the Holy ghost to work upon.dwight l. moody
Your suffering will never end... ghost of Sparta.
This time, ghost of Sparta, I will have your head!
Our Substance is our Father, God Almighty, and our Substance is our Mother, God, All - wisdom ; and our Substance is in our Lord the Holy ghost, God All- goodness .
A Corpse or a ghost … I'd sooner be one or t'other, square and fair, than a ghost in a Corpse, which is my feelins at present.