Awards are not as important to me as when I meet a 10-year-old kid who says, "I love Captain Jack Sparrow."
Death devours all lovely things; Lesbia with her sparrow Shares the darknesspresently Every bed is narrow.edna st. vincent millay
The brawling of a sparrow in the eaves, The brilliant moon and all the milky sky, And all that famous harmony of leaves, Has blotted out man's image and his cry.
The moment a little boy is concerned with which is a jay and which is a sparrow, he can no longer see the birds or hear them sing.eric berne
In times like these, he said, it must be hard for the churches to go on telling people that their Heavenly Father cared about the death of even a single sparrow. He'd hate to be a priest, Herr Schindler said, in an era like this, when life did not have the value of a packet of cigarettes. Stern agreed but suggested, in the spirit of the discussion, that the Biblical reference Herr Schindler had made could be summed up by a Talmudic verse which said that he who saves the life of one man, saves the entire world.thomas keneally
I scarcely remember counting upon happiness I look not for it if it be not in the present hour nothing startles me beyond the moment. The setting sun will always set me to rights, or if a sparrow come before my Window I take part in its existence and pick about the gravel.john keats
And being fed by us you used us so As that ungentle gull, the cuckoo's bird, Useth the sparrow.william shakespeare
Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world.Alexander Pope
He that doth the ravens feed, Yea, providently caters for the sparrow, Be comfort to my age!william shakespeare
We defy augury: there's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow. If it be now, 'tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be now; if it be not now, yet it will come; the readiness is all.william shakespeare
The hedge sparrow fed the cuckoo so long, That it had it head bit off by it young.
Who sees with equal eye, as God of all, A hero perish, or a sparrow fall, Atoms or systems into ruin hurled, And now a bubble burst, and now a world.Alexander Pope