A speech is poetry: cadence, rhythm, imagery, sweep! A speech reminds us that words, like children, have the power to make dance the dullest beanbag of a heart.
Usually, if we hate, it is the shadow of the person that we hate, rather than the substance. We may hate a person because he Reminds us of someone we feared and disliked when younger; or because we see in him some gross caricature of what we find repugnant in ourself; or because he symbolizes an attitude that seems to threaten us.sydney j. harris
United States, your banner wears Two emblems one of fame; Alas! the other that it bears Reminds us of your shame. Your banner's constellation types White freedom with its stars, But what's the meaning of the stripes? They mean your negroes' scars.thomas campbell
When power leads man towards arrogance, poetry Reminds him of his limitations.When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry Reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence.When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.
If folly leads each man into a blindness where he is lost, the madman, on the contrary, Reminds each man of his truth; in a comedy where each man deceives the other and dupes himself, the madman is comedy to the second degree: the deception of deception; he utters, in his simpleton's language which makes no show of reason, the words of reason that release, in the comic, the comedy: he speaks love to lovers, the truth of life to the young, the middling reality of things to the proud, to the insolent, and the liars.
Naked girls with the heads of Marx and Malraux prone and helpless in the glare of the headlights, tried to give them a little joie de vivre but maybe it didn’t take, their constant bickering and smallness, it’s like a stroke of lightning, the world Reminds you of its power, tracheotomies right and left, I am spinning, my pretty child, don’t scratch, pick up your feet, the long nights, spent most of my time listening, this is a test of the system, this is only a test.Donald Barthelme
Leaving Reminds us what we can part with and what we can't, then offers us something new to look forward to, to dream about.Richard Ford
“…Reminds us why these two well-dressed, slightly chaotic, posh ladies are so entertaining”susannah constantine
The Abbey always Reminds me of that old toast, 'Above lofty timbers, the walls around are bare, echoing to our laughter, as though the dead were there.'garrett fort
There is no intimacy; it’s not live. [he said of online games] It’s being translated through a computer, and your imagination is not there the same way it is when you’re actually together with a group of people. It Reminds me of one time where I saw some children talking about whether they liked radio or television, and I asked one little boy why he preferred radio, and he said, "Because the pictures are so much better."gary gygax
"Of all the fighters today, I have to say that Mayweather Reminds me most of me," Leonard told Irish boxing writer Brian Doogan in describing the incident. "The kid has every gift and physical attribute, but if he continues to be the kind of person he is, he'll never be one of us. He'll never make it."Sugar Ray Leonard
It's the questions we ask, the journey we take to get to where we are going that is more important than the actual answer. It's good to have mysteries. It Reminds us that there's more to the world than just making do and having a bit of fun.charles de lint
Drawing with scissors: To cut to the quick in color Reminds me of the direct cutting of sculptors.
Socrates Reminds us that it is not the same thing, but almost the opposite, to understand religion and to accept it.maurice merleau-ponty
Middle age is when you've met so many people that every new person you meet Reminds you of someone else...ogden nash
“I smell fennel,” Launcelot said. “That Reminds me, I should tell you I have discovered a specific for maims. You take salt, good-quality river mud, and bee urine, and slather it on the maim and hold it there for two days. Works like a charm. Gathering the bee urine is a bit of a bore.”Donald Barthelme
I remember the interruption of the hon. Gentleman Reminds me of the words of a great writer, who said that "Grace was beauty in action." ' Sir, I say that justice is truth in action. Truth should animate an opposition, and I hope it does animate this opposition.;benjamin disraeli
This bill Reminds me of the tactics of the former Soviet Union and we know how successful that was.virginia foxx
Liberal education Reminds those members of a mass democracy who have ears to hear, of human greatness.leo strauss
To be whole. To be complete. Wildness Reminds us what it means to be human, what we are connected to rather than what we are separate from.
[This] Reminds me of a quotation from somebody that, whenever he tried to explain the logical structure of a programming language to a programmer, it was like a cat trying to explain to a fish what it feels like to be wet.
We make a growing commitment to follow the rule that Reminds us to treat others as we want to be treated.
When power leads man toward arrogance , poetry Reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry Reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts , poetry cleanses.