He who steadily observes the moral precepts in which all religions concur, will never be questioned at the gates of heaven as to the dogmas in which they all differ.
On all the line a sudden vengeance waits, And frequent hearses shall besiege your Gates.Alexander Pope
For over five years this man has been chasing around Europe like a madman in search of something he could set on fire. Unfortunately he again and again finds hirelings who open the Gates of their country to this international incendiary.Adolf Hitler
Between two seas the sea-bird's wing makes halt, Wind-weary; while with lifting head he waits For breath to reinspire him from the Gates That open still toward sunrise on the vault High-domed of morning.algernon charles swinburne
Too many tongues have Gates which fly apart Too easily, and care for many things That don’t concern them.
Let's just hope that all the world is run by Bill Gates before the Perl hackers can destroy it.erik naggum
I am aware of the damp souls of housemaids Sprouting despondently at area Gates.
We are the only company whose assets all walk out the Gates at night. 562
Meanwhile the Adversary of God and man, Satan with thoughts inflamed of highest design, Puts on swift wings, and towards the Gates of hell Explores his solitary flight.john milton
These European White Men, then, with civilization in their blood and in their destiny, crossed the Atlantic and set up a new civilization on a bleak and rock bound coast. It was the White Men who drove north to Alaska and west to California; the men who opened up the tropics and subdued the Arctics; the men who mastered the African Veldts; the men who peopled Australia and seized the Gates of the world at Suez, Gibraltar and Panama.ben klassen
How at heaven's Gates she claps her wings,The morne not waking til she sings.john lyly
Go further, and require each of them to make a contribution: you will see how many things are still missing, and you will be obliged to get the assistance of a large number of men who belong to different classes, priceless men, but to whom the Gates of the academies are nonetheless closed because of their social station. All the members of these learned societies are more than is needed for a single object of human science; all the societies together are not sufficient for a science of man in general.Denis Diderot
But now the seeds are planted and the Gates are opened wide The old ways are forgotten there is no place left to hide And the legacy I'm leaving you is not very hard to find You'll see it all around you at this crossroads of time In the sweet soil its a growing at the crossroads of timegordon lightfoot
When you see someone trying to manoeuvre it round the school Gates you have to think, you are a complete idiot.Ken Livingstone
Blessed art thou, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which is in heaven. And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the Gates of hell shall not prevail against it. And I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven.
Dear little child, this little book Is less a primer than a key To sunder Gates where wonder waits Your "Open Sesame!"
When Christ ascended Triumphantly from star to star He left the Gates of Heaven ajar.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Heaven open'd wide Her ever-during Gates, harmonious sound On golden hinges moving.john milton
Who dares think one thing, and another tell, My heart detests him as the Gates of hell .
Thus says Yahweh to his anointed, to Cyrus, whom he has taken by his right hand to subdue nations before him and strip the loins of kings, to force gateways before him that their Gates be closed no more: I will go before you levelling the heights. I will shatter the bronze gateways, smash the iron bars. I will give you the hidden treasures, the secret hoards, that you may know that I am Yahweh.
Alternate translation: Two Gates the silent courts of sleep adorn, That of pale ivory, this of lucid horn. Through this, true visions take their airy way, Through that, false phantoms mount the realms of day. Book VII If Heav'n thou can'st not bend, Hell thou shalt move.