If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
When all philosophies shall fail, This word alone shall fit; That a sage feels too small for life, And a fool too large for it.
Are simple women only fit To dress, to darn, to flower or knit, To mind the distaff, or the spit? Why are the needle and the pen Thought incompatible by men? 507
Thisbook isnot about heroes.Englishpoetry isnot yet fit to speak of them.wilfred owen
…some say that Happiness is not Good for Mortals & they ought to be answerd that Sorrow is not fit for Immortals & is utterly useless to any one a blight never does good to a tree & if a blight kill not a tree but it still bear fruit let none say that the fruit was in consequence of the blight.william blake
Raindrops keep fallin' on my headAnd just like the guy whose feet are too big for his bedNothin' seems to fitHal David
Alex is cool because a lot of people can relate to her. She's not the most popular girl in school, but she's also not a geek. I know what it's like to think you don't always fit in, and I think kids can relate to Alex's feelings about being average.larisa oleynik
God's truth is too sacred to be expounded to superficial worldliness in its transient fit of earnestness.frederick william robertson
Strictly speaking, no person who believes that wars between classes and nations are inevitable is fit to be in charge of the destiny of children. To believe in the unity of the human race and get children to believe it in early youth would mean the creation of that unity and the end of war.dora russell
If you have a grateful heart (which is a miracle amongst you statesmen), show it by directing the bearer to the best wine in town, and pray let not this highest point of sacred friendship be performed slightly, but go about it with all due deliberation and care, as holy priests to sacrifice, or as discreet thieves to the wary performance of burglary and shop-lifting. Let your well-discerning palate (the best judge about you) travel from cellar to cellar and then from piece to piece till it has lighted on wine fit for its noble choice and my approbation.wilmot, john, 2nd earl of rochester
The newspaper fits the reader’s program while the listener must fit the broadcaster’s program.brewster, kingman, jr.
"And seeing every man is presumed to do all things in order to his own benefit, no man is a fit Arbitrator in his own cause:"thomas hobbes
Mark what 'tis his mind aims at in the question , and not what words he expresses it in: and when you have informed and satisfied him in that, you shall see how his thoughts will enlarge themselves, and how by fit answers he may be led on farther than perhaps you could have imagine. For knowledge is grateful to the understanding, as light to the eyes.john locke
And only we few who remain unstripped of fur, untorn from bone, unplucked of soaring feathers, esteemed in all our quills, scales, tusks, and horns, and in whatever else that ingenious protein has seen fit to clothe us with, we, my lord, are your dream, which finds you innocent for now.wisława szymborska
We want one class of persons to have a liberal education, and we want another class of persons, a very much larger class, of necessity, in every society, to forego the privileges of a liberal education and fit themselves to perform specific difficult manual tasks.
No nation is fit to sit in judgment upon any other nation.
The man, who in a fit of melancholy, kills himself today, would have wished to live had he waited a week.
La crainte fit les dieux; l'audace a fait les rois.
I'll forbear; And am fallen out with my more headier will, To take the indispos'd and sickly fit For the sound man.william shakespeare
It is not fit the public trusts should be lodged in the hands of any till they are first proved and found fit for the business they are to be entrusted with.matthew henry
A charge to keep I have, A God to glorify: A never-dying soul to save, And fit it for the sky.Charles Wesley
It is only when we see in human souls, taken as germs of power, a future magnitude and majesty transcending all present measures, that we come into any fit conception at all of Christ's mission to the world.
When I saw that Moses’ version of the Genesis of the world did not fit sufficiently in many ways with Aristotle and the rest of the philosophers, I began to have doubts about the truth of all philosophers and started to investigate the secrets of nature.
Leaders we've helped to diminish because they did not fit the mold we think they should fit, no matter how ill advised that thought may be.
For the natural man is an enemy to God, and has been from the fall of Adam, and will be, forever and ever, unless he yields to the enticings of the Holy Spirit, and putteth off the natural man and becometh a saint through the atonement of Christ the Lord, and becometh as a child, submissive, meek, humble, patient, full of love, willing to submit to all things which the Lord seeth fit to inflict upon him, even as a child doth submit to his father.