Our mind is like a field, and performing actions is like sowing seeds in that field.
Backward, flow backward, O full tide of years! I am so weary of toil and of tears, Toil without recompense tears all in vain, Take them and give me my childhood again. I have grown weary of dust and decay, Weary of flinging my heart's wealth away Weary of sowing for others to reap; Rock me to sleep, mother, rock me to sleep.
Courtship is the time for sowing those seeds which will grow up ten years into domestic hatred.C. S. Lewis
Our childhoods are sowing the wind, our adulthoods are reaping the whirlwind.
Earth, the mother of all, Moves on her stedfast way, Gathering, flinging, sowing. Mortals, we live in her day, She in her children is growing.George Meredith
A little trust that when we die We reap our sowing, and so Good-bye.
The only way of reaping a harvest of good industrial design is by sowing the seed of good Art.
Beyond the smiling and the weeping, I shall be soon; Beyond the waking and the sleeping, Beyond the sowing and the reaping, I shall be soon! Love, rest, and home Sweet hope! Lord, tarry not, but come!
For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.
The rulers of the earth are sowing a fearful wind, to reap a most terrible whirlwind.