For there isanupstartcrow, beautified with our feathers, that with his tiger's heart wrapped in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you; and being an absolute Iohannes fac totum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country.
I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.
And like a dying lady, lean and pale, Who totters forth, wrapped in a gauzy veil.Percy Bysshe Shelley
A cossack's whip wrapped in the parchment of a constitution.
You entered my aura and fell into my arms. I just wrapped around you like a snake that's been charmed.amber (pop star)
When Nikita Khrushchev wrapped himself in the bloody mantle of the Czars he broke Hungary, he broke the little Communist parties over the western world, and he broke the hearts of many honest men who had trusted a little too far, a little too long.james cameron
There is an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his tiger's heart wrapped in a player's hide supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you: and being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country.Robert Greene
When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross.sinclair lewis
A scientist said, making a plea for exchange scholarships between nations, "The very best way to send an idea is to wrap it up in a person." That was what happened at Christmas. The idea of divine love was wrapped up in a Person.halford e. luccock
He's getting wrapped up before the game and iced down after it. And you see that and you might have an injury, but you are like, 'Well, if Ovie can go out there and skate as hard as he does, I can go out there.' That rubs off on guys a lot, too.alexander ovechkin
The Kahal is the organization of the Jewish nation. It is the result of the Talmudic dogma of Chosen People, the doctrine under which the Jews should not merge with other nations, because God has promised them to have all the earth and to rule the world... The Kahal organization is mysterious which, wrapped in the innocuous appearance of religious communities, made possible the preservation of the Jewish people, amid strong nations which he broke, or is on the road to destroy.nicolae paulescu
The theory of interest was wrapped in utter obscurity, until Hume and Smith dispelled the vapor.jean-baptiste say
The curse which lies upon marriage is that too often the individuals are joined in their weakness rather than in their strength, each asking from the other instead of finding pleasure in giving. It is even more deceptive to dream of gaining through the child a plenitude, a warmth, a value, which one is unable to create for oneself; the child brings joy only to the woman who is capable of disinterestedly desiring the happiness of another, to one who without being wrapped up in self seeks to transcend her own existence.Simone de Beauvoir
When next he came to me he was drunk royally drunk on many poets for the first time revealed to him. His pupils were dilated, his words tumbled over each other, and he wrapped himself in quotations as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of emperors.rudyard kipling
Art never seems to make me peaceful or pure. I always seem to be wrapped in the melodrama of vulgarity. I do not think... of art as a situation of comfort.willem de kooning
Dodgson of course was a meticulous traveler. He packed each article separately, well wrapped in paper to twice its bulk.florence becker lennon
A scientist said, making a plea for exchange scholarships between nations , "The very best way to send an idea is to wrap it up in a person ." That was what happened at Christmas . The idea of divine love was wrapped up in a Person.
I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery , inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.
[King Edward] was careful not to tear England violently from the splendid isolation in which she had wrapped herself.
There are slave-drivers quietly whipped underground, There bookbinders, done up in boards, are fast bound, There card-players wait till the last trump be played, There all the choice spirits get finally laid, There the babe that's unborn is supplied with a berth, There men without legs get their six feet of earth, There lawyers repose, each wrapped up in his case, There seekers of office are sure of a place, There defendant and plaintiff get equally cast, There shoemakers quietly stick to the last.james russell lowell
The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
O, tiger's heart, wrapped in a woman's hide!
How can we admit that the divine became an embryo, and that after its birth, it was wrapped in swaddling clothes, covered with blood, bile, and even worse things?
The prospects of a happier society are wrapped up in this despised and neglected truth , the very statement which will, at the present time (I well know) appear ridiculous to the accepted instructors of the people.