Like rose-hued sea-flowers toward the heat, They stretch and spread and wink Their ten soft buds that part and meet.
Maybe that's what life is... a wink of the eye and winking stars.jack kerouac
Our predecessors, the Druids of Britain, tho' left in the extremest west to the improvement of their own thoughts, yet advanc'd their inquiries, under all disadvantages, to such heights, as should make our moderns asham'd, to wink in the sunshine of learning and religion.william stukeley
Platitudes are safe, because they're easy to wink at, but truth is something else again.hunter s. thompson
Convey a libel in a frown,And wink a reputation down!jonathan swift
A nod's as good as a wink to a blind horse.
Just then, with a wink and a sly normal lurch, The owl very gravely got down from his perch, Walked round, and regarded his fault-finding critic (Who thought he was stuffed) with a glance analytic.james thomas fields
That nicht he sleipit never ane wink, Bot still did on the Ladie think.david lyndsay
If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.h. l. mencken
I do not think I should care to go on worshipping a Madonna even if she did wink. One cannot make much out of a wink. We want something more than that from the object of our adoration.
But I'm not experienced!' 'You're not home yet!' 'I've been struggling for years to get a fur coat. How did you get yours?' 'I left off struggling.' Judge: You are prevaricating, sir. Did you or did you not sleep with this woman?' Co-respondent: ‘Not to wink, my Lord!
Convey a libel in a frown, And wink a reputation down!jonathan swift
Juliet . Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds, Toward Phaeton would whip you to the west And bring I cloudy night immediately. Spread thy close curtain, love-performing night, That runaway’s eyes may wink, and Romeo Leap to these arms untalked or and unseen…
One night as I walked in the desert the mountains rode on my shoulders and the sky became my heart , and the earth - my own body, I explored. Every object began to wink at me, and Mira wisely calculated thinking, My charms must be at their height now would be a good time to rush into his arms, maybe He won't drop me so quick.
They are fairies; he that speaks to them shall die: I'll wink and couch: no man their works must eye.william shakespeare
That nicht he sleipit never ane wink, Bot still did on the Ladie think.
I have not slept one wink.
Platitudes are safe, because they're easy to wink at, but truth is something else again.
Es gibt nur eine Heilkraft, und das ist die Natur; in Salben und Pillen steckt keine. Höchstens können sie der Heilkraft der Natur einen wink geben, wo etwas für sie zu tun ist.Arthur Schopenhauer
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