Though I was satisfied that I was on the verge of perhaps a magnificent find, probably one of the missing tombs that I had been seeking for many years, I was much puzzled by the smallness of the opening in comparison with those of other royal tombs in the valley.
The Mao quote is one I picked up from the late Republican strategist Lee Atwater from something I read in the late 1980s, so I hope I don't get my progressive friends mad at me. The use of the phrase 'favorite political philosophers' was intended as irony, but clearly the effort fell flat -- at least with a certain Fox commentator whose sense of irony may be Missing.anita dunn
There was only one X-ray machine, and the line for that was very long. People were pushing and cutting into the line because they were afraid of Missing their flights.Farah Uddin, a BBC News website reader, quoted on BBC News, "Tension grows over Thai blockade", November 30, 2008.
An autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last installment Missing.Quentin Crisp
Missing the wood for the trees.While tending to every detail you might miss out the big picture. (Singh, 2006 p. 169)
Since we're not young, weeks have to do time for years of Missing each other.Yet only this odd warp in time tells me we're not young.1978 The Dream of a Common Language,'Twenty-One Love Poems, III'.
Never tell anyone anything. If you do you start Missing everyone.1951The Catcher in the Rye, last words.
I trust that the Duke of Edinburgh will not disagree that this ancient capital whose name he bears, with its legal and ecclesiastical headquarters and its worldwide reputation for quality education and financial management has nonetheless until now seemed like a body with its heart Missing.Steel, David Martin Scott Steel, Baron
An autobiography is obituary in serial form with the last installment Missing.Quentin Crisp
Sometimes, only one person is Missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.alphonse de lamartine
If you sense a deep human need, then you go back to all the basic science. If there is some Missing, then you try to do more basic science and applied science until you get it. So you make the system to fulfill that need, rather than starting the other way around, where you have something and wonder what to do with it.edwin h. land
Well, I was Missing my earplugs. And the way that I found out why they're Missing is because the little Elmo -- his five pounds -- came in to the bedroom and deposited something on -- he came in from outside, he put something on the rug and was going to eat it. And I walked over and it was an earplug that had already been in and back out -- and apparently so delicious ... he wanted it again!megan mullally
The genius of you Americans is that you never make clear-cut stupid moves, only complicated stupid moves which make us wonder at the possibility that there may be something to them we are Missing.gamal abdel nasser
Allow me to offer my congratulations on the truly admirable skill you have shown in keeping clear of the mark. Not to have hit once in so many trials, argues the most splendid talents for Missing.thomas de quincey
On the new earth heaven we will have perfect bodies, resistant to any ailment. Our new bodies will continue on forever, without Missing a beat.paul enns
I’m surprised to find absence of explicit anti-Semitism this time. Was a page Missing?barney frank
Last two soldiers on the battlefield survivors of the war they aim at one another while their mothers beg the lord "if you're listening, I'm Missing him so somehow bring him home" how did it come to this? so the soldiers lift their rifles and they're aiming at the head they think of their first love before they take a final breath and somewhere in the distance they hear something someone said how did it come to this?tomas kalnoky
When a person doesn't have gratitude, something is Missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude.elie wiesel
This, I feel, is Missing a vital point: that the sceptic is often a totally honest person who, for perfectly good, sound reasons, simply cannot see a case for belief. In fact many -- like Courty Bryan -- admit that they would like to be convinced, but find it impossible.colin wilson
The kind of connectedness women 's spirituality and goddess spirituality teaches about the earth is Missing in politics today and the people who are guiding our countries see only nature as a resource for industrial growth. They don't see the sacredness and the interconnectedness and the simple fact that we live on a finite planet.Charlene Spretnak in Goddess Remembered (1989)
The Future … is like a puzzle with Missing pieces difficult to read, and never, NEVER, what you think.Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz, in lines for "Rumpelstiltskin" in Manhattan, episode 2.14 of Once Upon a Time (17 February 2013)
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