He was the kind of man who kept a diagram showing where you sat when you dined with him and what you ate, lest he serve you the same dish when you came again.
The worshiping of other things, the showing of disrespect by thought, word, or deed, and the refusal to acknowledge our obligation to him these things shut God out from our lives.p.85 (Something More, A Consideration of the Vast, Undeveloped Resources of Life (1920))
Now Albert had heard about lions,How they was ferocious and wild;And to see Wallace lying so peaceful,Just didn't seem right to the child.So straightway the brave little feller,Not showing a morsel of fear,Took his stick with the 'orses 'ead 'andle,And shoved it in Wallace's ear.marriott edgar
The plurality that we perceive is only an appearance; it is not real. Vedantic philosophy... has sought to clarify it by a number of analogies, one of the most attractive being the many-faceted crystal which, while showing hundreds of little pictures of what is in reality a single existent object, does not really multiply that object...erwin schrödinger
They drew near, and observing that they were very comfortable standing before the warm fire, they put on logs and, while thus keeping it alive, brought up other people to it, showing them by signs how much comfort they got from it. In that gathering of men, at a time when utterance of sound was purely individual, from daily habits they fixed upon articulate words just as these had happened to come; then, from indicating by name things in common use, the result was that in this chance way they began to talk, and thus originated conversation with one another.vitruvius
Gregory's letters are extraordinarily interesting, not only as showing his character, but as giving a picture of his age. His tone, except to the emperor and the ladies of the Byzantine court, is that of a head master-sometimes commending, often reproving, never showing the faintest hesitation as to his right to give orders.gregory i
Persuasion, indeed, is a kind of force. It consists in showing a person the consequences of his actions. It is, in a word, force applied through the mind.james fitzjames stephen
I am showing my pupils details of an immense landscape which they cannot possibly know their way around.ludwig wittgenstein
The more boring a child is, the more the parents, when showing off the child, receive adulation for being good parents — because they have a tame child-creature in their house.frank zappa
I had a hard time watching Wolf Creek. It is a film with one clear purpose: To establish the commercial credentials of its director by showing his skill at depicting the brutal tracking, torture and mutilation of screaming young women. When the killer severs the spine of one of his victims and calls her "a head on a stick," I wanted to walk out of the theater and keep on walking.roger ebert
It seems to me that art is a great miracle-it is the showing forth of the Holy Spirit transubstantiation.It is to find and proclaim the poetry of life,without which there is no life.jim ede
I make 50 cents for showing up ... and the other 50 cents is based on my performance.steve jobs
He was the kind of man who kept a diagram showing where you sat when you dined with him and what you ate, lest he serve you the same dish when you came again.Alexander Woolcott, Introduction to The Complete Works of Lewis Carroll (1939) p,5. talking about Lewis Carroll
The body is a house of many windows : there we all sit, showing ourselves and crying on the passers-by to come and love us.Robert Louis Stevenson, inGod's Dream Catcher Rising (1 August 2009), p.293
Rukmini Devi Arundale was an invaluable contributant to the rebirth of Bharata Natyam as an accepted dance form, removing the unpleasant eroticism of dasi attam , and like Queen Santala of the eleventh century, showing that dance is a means of expression for all and is a true form of beauty.From BhAratiya Vidhya Bhavan recordS Quoted IN Hae-kyung Um (21 July 2004). Diasporas and Interculturalism in Asian Performing Arts: Translating Traditions. Routledge. pp. 97–. ISBN 978-0-203-64190-3.
It becomes a momentous occasion, therefore, when someone emerges showing the restraint and spirituality of approach required to retain the essential quality of an art that took its birth with a sage.By K. Chandrasekharan on Rukmini Devi Arundale quoted in "History of Bharatanatyam".
The criminal suit is open to every one, the civil suit to every one showing an interest.Sir William Scott, Turner v. Meyers (1804), 1 Hagg. Con. 415, n.
There is no kind of material, no body, and no thing that can be produced or conceived of, which is not made up of elementary particles; and nature does not admit of a truthful exploration in accordance with the doctrines of the physicists without an accurate demonstration of the primary causes of things, showing how and why they are as they are.Chapter I, Sec. 9 (Book II)
showing that if a good face is a letter of recommendation, a good heart is a letter of credit.Lytton
Though some of you with Pilate wash your hands showing an outward pity; yet you Pilates Have here deliver'd me to my sour cross, And water cannot wash away your sin.william shakespeare
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