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.
I write scripts to serve as skeletons Awaiting the flesh and sinew of images.ingmar bergman
'Tis midnight, falls the lamp-light dull and sickly On a pale and anxious crowd, Through the court, and round the judges thronging thickly, With prayers they dare not speak aloud Two youths, two noble youths, stand prisoners at the bar You can see them through the gloom In the pride of life and manhood's beauty, there they are Awaiting their death-doom.Jane Francesca ne e Elgee Wilde
...of Awaiting and comes no more among his kin; not until the Sun passes and the Moon falls, shall it be known of what substance they were made. Like the crystal of diamonds it appeared, and yet was more strong than adamant, so that no violence could mar it or break it within the Kingdom of Arda.
The most heaven-like spots I have ever visited, have been certain rooms in which Christ's disciples were Awaiting the summons of death. So far from being a "house of mourning," I have often found such a house to be a vestibule of glory.theodore l. cuyler
To die, to be really dead, that must be glorious.... There are far worse things Awaiting man than death.garrett fort
I am Awaiting the day when people remember the fact that discovery does not work by deciding what you want and then discovering it.david mermin
We are Awaiting aggression by Israel and any supporters of Israel. We will make it a decisive battle and get rid of Israel once and for all… This is the dream of every Arab.gamal abdel nasser
I have in my head a whole army of people pleading to be let out and Awaiting my commands.Anton Chekhov
If only I was as eloquent as Demosthenes , I would have to do no more than repeat a single word three times. Reason is language Logos; I gnaw on this marrowbone and will gnaw myself to death over it. It is still always dark over these depths for me: I am still always Awaiting an apocalyptic angel with a key to this abyss.johann georg hamann
Just the knowledge that a good book is Awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.