I had crossed the line. I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land.
In the end, the Labour party could cease to represent labour. Stranger historic ironies have happened than that.enoch powell
'Tis strange but true; for truth is always strange, Stranger than fiction.lord byron
The bosom of America is open to receive not only the Opulent and respectable Stranger, but the oppressed and persecuted of all Nations And Religions; whom we shall wellcome to a participation of all our rights and previleges, if by decency and propriety of conduct they appear to merit the enjoyment.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.robert a. heinlein
Stranger, tell the people of Lacedaemon That we who lie here obeyed their commands.
Fact is Stranger than fiction. You see people walking down the street that would never be allowed on television. You have to tone it down.Ricky Gervais
Programming with libxml2 is like the thrilling embrace of an exotic Stranger.mark pilgrim
He whom God has touched will always be a being apart: he is, whatever he may do, a Stranger among men; he is marked by a sign.ernest renan
Without comprehension, the immigrant would forever remain shut—a Stranger in America. Until America can release the heart as well as train the hand of the immigrant, he would forever remain driven back upon himself, corroded by the very richness of the unused gifts within his soul.anzia yezierska
Truth must of necessity be Stranger than fiction … for fiction is the creation of the human mind , and therefore is congenial to it.gilbert keith chesterton
Men always talk about the most important things to total strangers . It is because in the total Stranger we perceive man himself; the image of God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of the wisdom of a moustache.gilbert keith chesterton
Were a Stranger to drop on a sudden into this world, I would show him, as a specimen of its ills, a hospital full of diseases, a prison crowded with malefactors and debtors, a field of battle strewed with carcasses, a fleet foundering in the ocean, a nation languishing under tyranny, famine, or pestilence. To turn the gay side of life to him, and give him a notion of its pleasures; whither should I conduct him? to a ball, to an opera, to court? He might justly think, that I was only showing him a diversity of distress and sorrow.David Hume
“The mission I am on overrides all personal debts and loyalties.” “If so,” said the Stranger with fierce certainty, “it is an immoral mission.”ursula k. le guin
In this busy world, we should never be a Stranger to love and compassion. It is the fertile soil in the garden of peace.steve maraboli
Truth would quickly cease to be Stranger than fiction, once we got as used to it.h. l. mencken
The man who is satisfied, because he thinks he is safe, who feels that he has religion enough, because he thinks he has enough to save him from hell, is as ignorant of the power as he is a Stranger to the consolation of the gospel of Jesus Christ.gardiner spring
Oh, Laura, Laura, I tried to leave you behind me, but I am more faithful than I intended to be! I reach for a cigarette, I cross the street, I run into the movies or a bar, I buy a drink, I speak to the nearest Stranger anything that can blow your candles out! for nowadays the world is lit by lightning! Blow out your candles Laura and so goodbye…tennessee williams
Thou art mine, thou hast given thy word, Close, close in my arms thou art clinging; Alone for my ear thou art singing A song which no Stranger hath heard: But afar from me yet, like a bird, Thy soul in some region unstirr'd On its mystical circuit is winging.edmund clarence stedman
Hail, guest, we ask not what thou art; If friend, we greet thee, hand and heart; If Stranger, such no longer be; If foe, our love shall conquer thee.
I think it is not best for us to declare our opinions by piece-meals, but upon all the case together, and as you are a Stranger to the return, so are we; and there be many precedents and acts of Parliament not printed, which we must see.
Interference with the course of justice by a Stranger to the suit, a high public injury.
There never did, and there never will exist any thing permanently noble and excellent in the character which is a Stranger to the exercise of resolute self-denial.
By Jove the Stranger and the poor are sent, And what to those we give, to Jove is lent.homer
Tell the Spartans, Stranger passing by, that here obedient to their laws we lie.