The covetous man is like a camel with a great hunch on his back; heaven's gate must be made higher and broader, or he will hardly get in.
Mathematics is the Gate and key of the sciences... Neglect of mathematics works injury to all knowledge , since he who is ignorant of it cannot know the other sciences or the things of this world. And what is worse, men who are thus Ignorant are unable to perceive their own ignorance and so do not seek a remedy.roger bacon
I was smart enough to know it would probably make me a salable item for the paparazzi. I knew I’d have to move to a home that had a Gate. But that pearl of possibility that lives in your heart when you meet somebody you want to know more about has such a different molecular density than everything else that you have to pursue it.john mayer
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the Gate of wisdom.bertrand russell
The Gate, man! Oh Jesus Buddy it's the gaaaaayyyy
The Heaven's Gate sect received national attention in the spring of 1997, when its thirty-nine members committed suicide in Southern California.
In this era of clichés, the word “giant” is bandied about all too frequently. But Margaret was a genuine giant. She made enormous contributions to the psychological understanding of cults, including the Unification Church, Heaven’s Gate, and the Branch Davidians; and cult therapies, including Synanon and Scientology.
Westley: Give us the Gate key.
Yellin: I have no Gate key.
Inigo Montoya: Fezzik, tear his arms off.
Yellin: Oh, you mean this Gate key.
The rich man in his castle, The poor man at his Gate, God made them, high or lowly, And ordered their estate.Cecil Frances Alexander
And I said to the man who stood at the Gate of the year: 'Givemea lightthat Imay tread safely intotheunknown.' Hawking And he replied: 'Go out into the darkness and put your hand into the hand of God. That shall be to you better than light and safer than a known way.'
It matters not how strait the Gate, How charged with punishments the scroll, I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.W(illiam) E(rnest) Henley
Don't even step out of your garden Gate until this matter has been clarified.ernst kaltenbrunner
The sun is a-wait at the ponderous Gate of the West.Sidney Lanier
'Tis writ on Paradise's Gate, "Woe to the dupe that yields to Fate!"
All the great things of life are swiftly done, Creation, death, and love the double Gate. However much we dawdle in the sun We have to hurry at the touch of Fate.john masefield
For all we have and are, For all our children's fate, Stand up and take the war. The Hun is at the Gate!rudyard kipling
What boots it at one Gate to make defence, And at another to let in the foe?john milton
Crimson clover I discover By the garden Gate, And the bees about her hover, But the robins wait. Sing, robins, sing, Sing a roundelay, 'Tis the latest flower of Spring Coming with the May!
I was much cheered, on my arrival, by the warder at the Gate, who had to take particulars about me. He asked my religion and I replied 'agnostic'. He asked how to spell it, and remarked with a sigh: 'Well, there are many religions, but I suppose they all worship the same God.' This remark kept me cheerful for about a week.
At last, the golden orientall Gate Of greatest heaven gan to open fayre, And Phœbus, fresh as brydegrome to his mate, Came dauncing forth, shaking his dewie hayre; And hurls his glistring beams through gloomy ayre.Edmund Spenser
In our Father's house it will not be the pearl Gate or the streets of gold that will make us happy. But oh, how tran- scendently glad shall we be when we see our Lord. Perhaps in that "upper room," also, He may show us His hands and His side, and we may cry out with happy Thomas, "My Lord and my God!"
You have set up in New York Harbor a monstrous idol which you call Liberty. The only thing that remains to complete that monument is to put on its pedestal the inscription written by Dante on the Gate of hell: "All hope abandon ye who enter here".
God has nothing to say to the self-righteous. Unless you humble yourself before Him in the dust, and confess before Him your iniquities and sins, the Gate of heaven, which is open only for sinners, saved by grace, must be shut against you forever.
I remembered the devotion of those belonging to the Manson 'Family' or the 'People's Temple' of Jim Jones or the Branch Davidian Sect or the 'Heaven's Gate' sect of Marshall Applewhite. It wasn't how much the 'Heaven's Gate' believers believed that there was a spaceship hiding behind the Hale-Bopp comet, waiting to take them to paradise; only the actual existence of such a spaceship really mattered.