The time is right to mix sentences with dirt and the sun with punctuation and rain with verbs.
There was no need to do any housework at all. After four years the dirt doesn’t get any worse.Quentin Crisp
French is the language that turns dirt into romance.Stephen King
All gold and silver rather turn to dirt! As 'tis no better reckon'd, but of those Who worship dirty gods.william shakespeare
Some people think that movements, such as the movements in ballet, are a higher cultural expression , whereas some are just dirt. I think it is elitist to think that a trained movement is more acceptable than untrained and possibly unrehearsed movements.
He picked her up out of the dirt and turned her into the clod she was today.lisa alther
There was no need to do any housework after all. After the first four years the dirt doesn't get any worse.Quentin Crisp
Then old age and experience, hand in hand, Lead him to death, and make him understand, After a search so painful and so long, That all his life he has been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, the reasoning engine lies, Who was so proud, so witty, and so wise.Rochester, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of
If I had a hammer, I'd build a city on stilts so my feet would stay dry when God's wine glass tilts. If I had a shovel, I'd dig a hole in the dirt and I'll be hiding when his drunken stupor lands upon earth
This morning, when I got my mail — there's concrete all over the ground — cement, you know — and these little clovers — the little green clovers, like from St. Patrick's Day — the plant — were growing up out of the cement — no dirt and no nothing and no rain — and there they were, growing up out of the cement, and I was thinking — "that's like me."ysabella brave
Nothing would give up life:Even the dirt kept breathing a small breath.theodore roethke
You may write me down in history With your bitter twisted lies You may trod me down in the very dirt And still like the dust I'll rise.ben harper
"There's no courage", The Prophet said, "before the war has begun." Drunkards vaunt their bravery when you speak of war. But in the blaze of battle they scatter like mice. I'm astonished by the man who wants purity And yet trembles when the harshness of polishing begin... When a man beats a carpet again and again It's not the carpet he's attacking, but the dirt in it.jalal al-din muhammad rumi
That, as far as she could tell, was the purpose of the religion she had been brought up in: It made people feel better when really horrible things happened, and it offered a repertoire of ceremonies that were used to add a touch of class to such goings-on as shacking up with someone and throwing dirt on a corpse.neal stephenson
What profits now to understand The merits of a spotless shirt A dapper boot a little hand If half the little soul is dirt.
Their feet through faithless leather met the dirt, And oftener chang'd their principles than shirt.Edward Young
God … created this Speck of dirt and the human Species for his glory: and with the deliberate design of making nine tenths of our Species miserable forever, for his glory. This is the doctrine of Christian Theologians in general: ten to one.