An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
" Love your enemies, bless those who Curse you, that ye may be the sons of your Heavenly Father, who makes the sun to shine on the good and on the evil , and the rain to fall on the just and unjust." How monstrous a calumny have not impostors dared to advance against the mild and gentle author of this just sentiment, and against the whole tenor of his doctrines and his life, overflowing with benevolence and forbearance and compassion !Percy Bysshe Shelley
Round and round the circle Completing the charm So the knot be unknotted The cross be uncrossed The crooked be made straight And the Curse be ended.
There must be something solemn, serious, and tender about any attitude which we denominate religious. If glad, it must not grin or snicker; if sad, it must not scream or Curse. It is precisely as being solemn experiences that I wish to interest you in religious experiences.
Curse on the man who business first designed,And by't enthralled a freeborn lover's mind!john oldham
Not that I don't think irreverent humor and someone being filthy is funny, I just do what I do. Any comedian would admit throwing an f-bomb in there would help get a reaction. ... I'm not on a Puritanical pursuit, but when I would Curse in a joke, I believe I'm not done writing it.jim gaffigan
The eyes of all America are upon us, as we play our part in posterity will bless or Curse us.henry knox
Every father is given the opportunity to corrupt his daughter's nature, and the educator, husband, or psychiatrist then has to face the music. For what has been spoiled by the father can only be made good by a father, just as what has been spoiled by the mother can only be repaired by a mother. The disastrous repetition of the family pattern could be described as the psychological original sin, or as the Curse of the Atrides running through the generations.carl jung
There is a Curse on this house.theodore roosevelt
Our Lord! Give them double Penalty and Curse them with a very great Curse!
Now the L had said unto Abram,Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing: And I will bless them that bless thee, and Curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.Bible (Old Testament)
The Curse of Scottish literature is the lack of a whole language, which finally means the lack of a whole mind.Edwin Muir
Vehicular traffic is completely forbidden in the green strips, where tranquility shall reign and the Curse of noise shall not penetrate.le corbusier
Now a Curse upon Because and his kin! May Because be accursed for ever!aleister crowley
Will moved on grimly, screwing up his eyes against the glare, ignoring the worsening pain from his hand, and finally reaching a state in which movement alone was good and stillness bad, so that he suffered more from resting than from toiling on. And since the failure of the witches' spell to stop his bleeding, he thought they were regarding him with fear, too, as if he was marked by some Curse greater than their own powers.philip pullman
It is better to light one candle than Curse the darkness.
The common Curse of mankind, folly and ignorance.
IT IS MY FIRM BELIEF THAT IT IS A MISTAKE TO HOLD FIRM BELIEFS. THE Curse OF GREYFACE Man has been on a bad trip for a long time now. It is called THE Curse OF GREYFACE