And yonder by Nankin, behold! The Tower of Porcelain, strange and old, Uplifting to the astonished skies Its ninefold painted balconies, With balustrades of twining leaves, And roofs of tile, beneath whose eaves Hang porcelain bells that all the time Ring with a soft, melodious chime; While the whole fabric is ablaze With varied tints, all fused in one Great mass of color, like a maze Of flowers illumined by the sun.
Stay thou there in thy place. Saying these words, he leaped with great dexterity into the sea (if I may so call it) of Flatland, right in the midst of the ring of Counsellors. “I come,” said he, “to proclaim that there is a land of Three Dimensions.”
We dance round in a ring and suppose, But the Secret sits in the middle and knowsrobert frost
"I think I'll be a clown when I get grown," said Dill. "Yes, sir, a clown.... There ain't one thing in this world I can do about folks except laugh, so I'm gonna join the circus and laugh my head off.""You got it backwards, Dill," said Jem. "Clowns are sad, it's folks that laugh at them.""Well, I'm gonna be a new kind of clown. I'm gonna stand in the middle of the ring and laugh at the folks."harper lee
The souls most fed with Shakespeare's flame Still sat unconquered in a ring, Remembering him like anything.
While I cannot take time off to name all the men in the State Department whohavebeennamedasmembers of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring, I have here in my hand a list of 205 that were known to the Secretary of State as being members of the Communist Party, and who nevertheless are still working and shaping the policy of the State Department.Joseph McCarthy
Carr was left with a ring, in the palm of his hand, a small gold circle, leading him nowhere.Michael Crichton
I have brought you to the ring, now dance if you can.william wallace
Curfew must not ring to-night.
Vienne la nuit sonne l'heure Les jours s'en vont je demeure. Let night come, ring out the hour, The days go by, I remain.Kostrowitzki
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
[Desire] is a perpetual rack, or horsemill, according to Austin, still going round as in a ring.robert burton
It will be an honour to share the ring with José. You only become a great fighter if you share the ring with other great fighters, and that is exactly what José is.ricky hatton
Third, as has often been noted, the pronouncements of the ultra-Darwinists can shake with a religious fervour. Their texts ring with high-minded rhetoric and dire warnings not least of the unmitigated evils of religion all to reveal the path of simplicity and straight thinking.simon conway morris
A million hearts here wait our call, All naked to our distant speech I wish that I could ring them all And have some welcome news for each.christopher morley
So let his name through Europe ring! A man of mean estate, Who died as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great.
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! From the molten golden notes, And all in tune What a liquid ditty floats To the turtle-dove that listens while she gloats On the moon!
One ring to rule them all,One ring to find them, One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them. In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, The flying cloud, the frosty light.