The sky is darkening like a stain; Something is going to fall like rain, And it won't be flowers.
We like books that have a lot of dreck in them, matter whichpresentsitselfasnot wholly relevant (or indeed, at all relevant), but which, carefullyattended to, can supply a kind of 'sense'of what isgoing on. This 'sense' is not to be obtained by reading between the lines (for there is nothing there, in those white spaces), but by reading the lines themselves.Donald Barthelme
It's all changed now, which is why it mattered to those young men from Liverpool that they should be there to support their team.What other group isgoing to troop their colours for them, present them with scarves and emblems?Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge
Just for a word 'neutrality' a word which in wartime has so often been disregarded just for a scrap of paper Great Britain is going to make war on a kindred nation who desires nothing better than to be friends with her.Theobald von Bethmann Hollweg
If the Russian word 'perestroika' has easily entered the international lexicon, it isduetomorethanjust interest in what isgoing on in the Soviet Union. Now the whole world needs restructuring; that is, progressive development, a fundamental change.
It's a play that after you've been there for a short while, you wonder how long this isgoing to take.(Gary Edward) Garrison Keillor
No government isgoing to take from me my right to speak, my right to protest against wrong, my right to do everything that is for the benefit of mankind.I am not here, then, as the accused; I am here as the accuser of capitalism dripping with blood from head to foot.
I read somewhere that machinery isgoing to take the place of every profession. Oh my dear that's something you'll never have to worry about.Frances originally Frances Marion Owens Marion
The tendency nowadays to wander in wildernesses is delightful to see. Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains isgoing home; that wildness is a necessity; and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life.john muir
If evil does not exist, what isgoing to happen to literature?
Shall I tell you the signs of a New Age coming? It is a sound of drubbing and sobbing Of people crying,We are old, we are old And the sun isgoing down and becoming cold.
Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, The flying cloud, the frosty light: The year is dying in the night; Ring out, wild bells, and let him die. Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy bells, across the snow: The year isgoing, let him go; Ring out the false, ring in the true.Tennyson
Ah, to be able to recognise when the tide is going out, when to get off the beach.Terry Wogan
Communications today puts a special emphasis on what happens next, for an able, sophisticated and competitive press knows that what happens today is no longer newsit is what isgoing to happen tomorrow that is the object of interest and concern.(David) Dean Rusk