We didn't have any civil rights. It was just a matter of survival, of existing from one day to the next. I remember going to sleep as a girl hearing the Klan ride at night and hearing a lynching and being afraid the house would burn down.
"The high tide!" King Alfred cried. "The high tide and the turn! As a tide turns on the tall grey seas, See how they waver in the trees, How stray their spears, how knock their knees, How wild their watchfires Burn!
The Prophet said, "No prayer is harder for the hypocrites than the Fajr and the 'Isha' prayers and if they knew the reward for these prayers at their respective times, they would certainly present themselves (in the mosques) even if they had to crawl." The Prophet added, "Certainly I decided to order the Mu'adh-dhin (call-maker) to pronounce Iqama and order a man to lead the prayer and then take a fire flame to Burn all those who had not left their houses so far for the prayer along with their houses."
Double, double toil and trouble, Fire Burn, and cauldron bubble.william shakespeare
Judaism teaches us to be attached to holiness in time, to attached to sacred events, to learn how to consecrate sanctuaries that emerge from the magnificent stream of year. The Sabbaths are our great cathedrals; and our Holy of Holies is a shrine that neither the Romans nor the Germans were able to Burn.abraham joshua heschel
Burn, with Athens and with Rome,
A sacred city of the mind.
Let us Burn one from end to end, and pass it over to me my friend. Burn it long, we'll Burn it slow, to light me up before I go.
Each minute bursts in the burning room,The great globe reels in the solar fire,Spinning the trivial and unique away.(How all things flash! How all things flare!)What am I now that I was then?May memory restore again and againThe smallest color of the smallest day:Time is the school in which we learn,Time is the fire in which we Burn.delmore schwartz
For them no more the blazing hearth shall Burn, Or busy housewife ply her evening care: No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the envied kiss to share.thomas gray
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should Burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.dylan thomas
These golden matters Of Gyges and his treasuries Are no concern of mine. Jealousy has no power over me, Nor do I envy a god his work, And I do not Burn to rule. Such things have no Fascination for my eyes.
Enjoy your victory, Judoon, because you're going to Burn with me. Burn in hell!
Alonso of Aragon was wont to say in commendation of age, that age appears to be best in four things, — old wood best to Burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.alfonso x of castile
I can tell you squat about Islamism. But I know a lot about Al Quaeda, and they need to Burn in hell.frank miller
When you do something, you should Burn yourself completely, like a good bonfire, leaving no trace of yourself.shunryu suzuki
Lay your sleeping head, my love Human on my faithless arm; Time and fevers Burn away Individual beauty from Thoughtful children, and the grave Proves the child ephemeral; But in my arms till break of day Let the living creature lie: Mortal, guilty, but to me The entirely beautiful.wystan hugh auden
The truly awesome intellectuals in our history have not merely made discoveries; they have woven variegated, but firm, tapestries of comprehensive coverage. The tapestries have various fates: Most Burn or unravel in the footsteps of time and the fires of later discovery. But their glory lies in their integrity as unified structures of great complexity and broad implication.stephen jay gould
Having breast cancer is massive amounts of no fun. First they mutilate you; then they poison you; then they Burn you. I have been on blind dates better than that.molly ivins
You Burn barns. I don't Burn barns. There's this glaring difference, and to me, rather than say which of us is strange, first of all I'd like to clear up just what that difference is.haruki murakami
Double, double toil and trouble; Fire Burn and cauldron bubble.william shakespeare