I have a dream that one day the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.Martin Luther King Jr.
I will on thee as on a comet look, A comet, the sad world's ill-boding book; Thy light as luctual and stain'd with woes I'll judge, where penal flames sit mixt and close. But though some think thou shin'st but to restrain Bold storms, and simply dost attend on rain; Yet I know well, and so our sins require, Thou dost but court cold rain, till rain turns fire.Henry Vaughan
I'd rather chase a dream than be content to sit behind a desk.G-Eazy
I test my bath before I sit, And I'm always moved to wonderment That what chills the finger not a bit Is so frigid upon the fundament.1942 Good Intentions,'Samson Agonistes'.
I sit beside my lonely fireAnd pray for wisdom yet:For calmness to rememberOr courage to forget.charles hamilton aide
Each year in Africa about two and a half million people go blind...and they just go blind... they sit around in their huts.fred hollows
Pinguis item quae sit tellus, hoc denique pacto discimus: haud umquam manibus iactata fatiscit, Sed picis in morem ad digitos lentescit habendo.virgil
Oft on the dappled turf at ease I sit, and play with similes, Loose types of things through all degrees.william wordsworth
I don't want to produce a work of art that the public can sit and suck aesthetically…. I want to give them a blow in the small of the back, to scorch their indifference, to startle them out of their complacency.ingmar bergman
At night I sit in my chamber and read the bible . Far in the distance roars the sea. Then I lie down and think for a long time about the calm and pale man from Nazareth.joseph goebbels
At eighteen the heart shoots like a pebble from a slingshot and the head doesn't sit on the shoulder.nazim hikmet
To sit home, read one's favorite paper, and scoff at the misdeeds of the men who do things is easy, but it is markedly ineffective. It is what evil men count upon the good men's doing.theodore roosevelt
After dinner sit a while, and after supper walk a mile.English Saying
I have heard that Otaké of the Seventh Rank and Wu of the sixth rank once went to a clairvoyant and asked for advice on how to win. The proper method, said the man, was to lose all awareness of self while awaiting an adversary's play. [...] While waiting for a play he [Onoda of the Sixth Rank] would sit quietly with his eyes closed. He explained that he was ridding himself of the desire to win.p. 42 (The Master of Go (1951))
Pinguis item quae sit tellus, hoc denique pacto discimus: haud umquam manibus iactata fatiscit, Sed picis in morem ad digitos lentescit habendo.The fatter earth by handling we may find,
Cogito, mus pusillus quam sit sapiens bestia, aetatem qui uni cubili nunquam committit suam:;: quia si unum ostium obsideatur, aliud perfugium gerit.But ne’ertheless reflect, the little mouse, how sage a brute it is! Who never trusts its safety to one hole : for when it finds one entrance is block’d up, it has secure some other outlet.
No, Ray. It's time to sit down.Who: Pete McVries
"Thousands of people who say they 'love' animals sit down once or twice a day to enjoy the flesh of creatures who have been utterly deprived of everything that could make their lives worth living and who endured the awful suffering and the terror of the abattoirs."jane goodall
But two miles more and then we rest! Well, there is still an hour of day, And long the brightness of the west sit then, awhile, here in this wood So total is the solitude, We safely may delay.charlotte brontë
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