"The high tide!" King Alfred cried. "The high tide and the turn! As a tide turns on the tall grey seas, See how they waver in the trees, How stray their spears, how knock their knees, How wild their watchfires burn!
I wish I were a little girl again, because skinned Knees are easier to fix than broken heart.julia roberts
It is better to die on your feet than live on your Knees. No pasara n! See Pet ain 649:74.
We would prefer to see the House run bya philistine with the requisite financial acumen than by the succession of opera and ballet lovers who have brought a great and valuable institution to its Knees.Gerald Kaufman
For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply her evening care: No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his Knees the envied kiss to share.thomas gray
Every man worships the dollar, and is down before his shrine from morning to night... Other men, the world over, worship regularly at the shrine with matins and vespers, nones and complines, and whatever other daily services may be known to the religious houses; but the New Yorker is always on his Knees.Anthony Trollope
For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply her evening care: No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb upon his Knees the envied kiss to share.thomas gray
It will take five years toget Somalia not on its feet but just on its Knees.Smith Hempstone
He who battles with the immortals does not live long, nor do his children prattle about his Knees when he has returned from battle.
And Satan trembles when he seesThe weakest saint upon his Knees.william cowper
When they have their hands on their Knees, that's when they're tired. If I get the ball enough times, something’s going to give – me or the defense.eric dickerson
If I wanted to destroy a nation, I would give it too much and I would have it on its Knees, miserable, greedy and sick.john steinbeck
I believe that we have to strive for a transition to a socialist society … all the way to communism. I mean I think we should, uh, I think we should all study what the word means and I believe that if everyone knew what the word meant we would all be on our Knees praying that we would, as soon as possible, be able to live under, uh, within a communist structure.jane fonda
Alternate form: I would think that if you understood what communism was, you would hope and pray on your Knees that we would someday be communists. I am a socialist. I think that we should strive toward a socialist society - all the way to communism.jane fonda
[T]here is now a practical way to fulfill all the dreams of the movement of the early sixties and seventies. There's a practical practical method to end poverty, racism, sexism, imperialsim. ... I would cross the planet on my hands and Knees to touch his toes.maharaji (prem rawat)
I drug your ghost across the country, and we plotted out my death. Every city and memory we whispered "Here is where you rest." Well I was determined in Chicago but I dug my teeth into my Knees And I settled for a telephone, sang into your machine: "You are my sunshine, my only sunshine."conor oberst
His helmet now shall make a hive for bees, And lovers’ songs be turned to holy psalms; A man-at-arms must now serve on his Knees, And feed on prayers, which are old age’s alms.George Peele
On parent Knees, a naked new-born child Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled; So live, that sinking in thy last long sleep Calm thou may'st smile, while all around thee weep.
Solid, lasting missionary work is done on our Knees.
Oh, Adam was a gardener and God who made him sees That half a proper gardener ’s work is done upon his Knees .
The best and sweetest flowers of paradise God gives to His people when they are upon their Knees. Prayer is the gate of heaven.
Anger wishes that all mankind had only one neck; love, that it had only one heart; grief, two tear-glands; and pride, two bent Knees.
Better to die on your feet than live on your Knees.