La cruaute , bien loin d'e" tre un vice, est le premier sentiment qu'imprime en nous la nature; l'enfant brise son hochet, mord le te ton de sa nourrice, e trangle son oiseau, bien avant que d'avoir l'a" ge de raison. Far from being a vice, cruelty is the primary feeling that nature imprints in us. The infant breaks its rattle, bites its nurse's nipple, and strangles a bird, well before reaching the age of reason.
Trust him as much as you would a rattlesnake with a silencer on its rattle.Dean Gooderham Acheson
When the guns begin to rattle And the men to die Does the Goddess of the Battle Smile or sigh?George Granville Barker
I believe that people are like portmanteauxpacked with certain things, started going, thrown about, tossed away, dumped down, lost and found, half emptied suddenly, or squeezed fatter than ever, until finally the Ultimate Porter swings them on to the UltimateTrain and away they rattle.Beauchamp
Give, you gods, Give to your boy, your Caesar, The rattle of a globe to play withal, Thisgewgaw world, and put him cheaply off: I'll not be pleased with less than Cleopatra.john dryden
Tweedledum and Tweedledee Agreed to have a battle; For Tweedledum said Tweedledee Had spoilt his nice new rattle.Lewis Carroll
Since a woman must wear chains, I would have the pleasure of hearing 'em rattle a little.George Farquhar
Onthisnext number Iwant youall tojoinin.Would those in the cheap seats clap their hands? The rest of you can rattle your jewellery.
Gentleness, docility, and a spaniel-like affection are, on this ground, consistently recommended as the cardinal virtues of the sex; and, disregarding the arbitrary economy of nature, one writer has declared that it is masculine for a woman to be melancholy. She was created to be the toy of man, his rattle, and it must jingle in his ears, whenever, dismissing reason, he chooses to be amused.
The breath of an aristocrat is the death rattle of freedom.georg büchner
The keys are in my pocket and they rattle you awake.st. vincent
For our last number, I'd like to ask your help. Would the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands. And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.John Lennon
Are ye, two vultures sick for battle, Two scorpions under one wet stone, Two bloodless wolves whose dry throats rattle, Two crows perched on the murrained cattle, Two vipers tangled into one.Percy Bysshe Shelley
In the lost battle, Borne down by the flying, Where mingles war's rattle With groans of the dying.walter scott
rattle his bones over the stones!He's only a pauper, whom nobody owns!thomas noel
rattle his bones over the stones! He's only a pauper whom nobody owns!thomas noel
There's a grim one-horse hearse in a jolly round trot; To the churchyard a pauper is going I wot; The road it is rough, and the hearse has no springs, And hark to the dirge that the sad driver sings rattle his bones over the stones, He's only a pauper whom nobody owns.thomas noel
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