As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.Fran Lebowtitz, Social Studies
And later, wondering farmers as they passed would hear beyond the lighted window in the autumn evening two handsome yellow-bosomed basset-hounds howling to a melodious basset-horn.Edwin George Morgan
If there is any game in the world that attracts the half- baked theorist more than cricket I have yet to hear of it.Fred (Frederick Sewards) Trueman
O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done, The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize we sought is won, The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting.1865 Leaves of Grass,'Memories of President Lincoln','O Captain! My Captain!'
How culpable was he That last night when he broke Our tribe's complicity? 'Now you're supposed to be An educated man,' I hear him say.'Puzzle me The right answer to that one.'1979 Field Work,'Casualty'. On a man killedbreaking the curfew.
America is a hurricane, and the only people who do not hear the sound are those fortunate if incredibly stupid and smug White Protestantswho live inthe center, inthe serene eye of the big wind.Norman Kingsley Mailer
Ever absent, ever near. Still I see thee, still I hear. Yet I cannot reach thee, dear!Francis Kazinczy, Separation.
Only reapers, reaping early In among the bearded barley, hear a song that echoes cheerly From the river winding clearly, Down to towered Camelot.Tennyson
I'm dreaming of a white Christmas, Just like the ones I used to know, Where the tree-tops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow.1942 'I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas', in the film Holiday Inn.
Of all the clever people round me here I most delight in Me Mine is the only voice I care to hear, And mine the only face I like to see.(Ignatius) Roy Dunnachie Campbell
The fellows were practising long shies and bowling lobs and slow twisters. In the soft grey silence he could hear the bump of the balls: and from here and from there through the quiet air the sound of the cricket bats: pick, pack, pock, puck: like drops of water in a fountain falling softly in the brimming bowl.James Augustine Aloysius Joyce
Indeed, if one can say that Christ comes to the oppressed and the oppressed especially hear him, then it is women within these marginal groups who are often seen both as the oppressed of the oppressed and alsoas those particularly receptive to the gospel.1981To Change theWorld: Christology and Cultural Criticism.
'Did you ever hear the like?'said the Devil, and a hard note crept intohisvoice.'Ifthere's onething Ican't stand', he said,'it's superstition.'Mervyn Wall
In every cry of every Man,In every Infant’s cry of fear,In every voice, in every ban,The mind-forg'd manacles I hear.william blake
Come again: sweet love doth now invite,Thy graces that refrain,To do me due delight,To see, to hear, to touch, to kiss, to die,With thee again in sweetest sympathy.john dowland
Hearkners, we say, seldom hear good of themselves.matthew henry
The Golden Notebook for some reason surprised people but it was no more than you would hear women say in their kitchens every day in any country. ... I was really astounded that some people were shocked.doris lessing
Painting, like passion, is a living voice, which, when I hear it, I must let it speak, unfettered.barnett newman
When you hear something you don't like, don't ever play it again.joe satriani
(Just heard Gen. White's proclamation that we "have Russia zeroed in from all directions." I am waiting now for Vannevar Bush and Ed Teller to announce that our new supersensitive radar picked up a rash of heart tremors from the direction of the USSR, immediately after White's remarkably insignificant statement, I could almost hear Karl Marx laughing in his tomb.)hunter s. thompson
Five years have passed; five summers, with the length Of five long winters! and again I hear These waters, rolling from their mountain-springs With a sweet inland murmur. —Once again Do I behold these steep and lofty cliffs, Which on a wild secluded scene impress Thoughts of more deep seclusion; and connect The landscape with the quiet of the sky.william wordsworth
Of what’s to come the wise perceive things about to happen. Sometimes during moments of intense study their hearing’s troubled: the hidden sound of things approaching reaches them, and they listen reverently, while in the street outside the people hear nothing whatsoever.constantine p. cavafy
That's why we seize the moment, and try to freeze it and own it, squeeze it and hold it, because we consider these minutes golden and maybe they'll admit it when we're gone. Just let our spirits live on, throughout lyrics that you hear in our songs!eminem
The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom; And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb.The last Leaf; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
She had come to Aka to learn how to sing this world's tune, to dance its dance; and at last, she thought, away from the city's endless noise, she was beginning to hear the music and to learn how to move to it.ursula k. le guin
And when that foghorn blows, I will be coming home, When that foghorn blows, I wanna hear it, I don't have to fear it, And I wanna rock your gypsy soul, Just like way back in the days of old, And magnificently we will fold Into the mystic.van morrison
All urgent calls he shall hear at once, but never put off; for when postponed, they will prove too hard or impossible to accomplish.Book I : "Concerning Discipline" Chapter 19
"'What the fuck is entropy ?' I hear the people still exclaiming. It seems I gotta start the explaining."MC Hawking, "Entropy"
"The next person's phone I hear set to Vivaldi is going to need a hydraulic pump to pry their phone out of their ass."Ever wonder what your cell phone would sound like coming out of your ass?
hear the mellow wedding bells Golden bells! What a world of happiness their harmony foretells Through the balmy air of night How they ring out their delight!edgar allan poe