[Concerning the Sugar Pine:] The wood is deliciously fragrant, and fine in grain and texture; it is of a rich cream-yellow, as if formed of condensed sunbeams.
In political practice, therefore, they join in all coercive measures against the working class;and in ordinary life, despite the high-falutin phrases, they stoop to pick up the golden apples, and to barter truth, love, and honour for traffic in wool, beet-root sugar, and potato spirits.karl marx
Daily news and sugar confuse our system in the same manner.nassim nicholas taleb
'Tis the voice of the lobster; I heard him declare, 'You have baked me too brown, I must sugar my hair.'
Beneath the strain of expectation even the little iced sugar cakes upon the tea-table looked green with worry.
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see Oil, vinegar, sugar, and saltness agree.Oliver Goldsmith
You can be up to your boobies in white satin, with gardenias in your hair and no sugar cane for miles, but you can still be working on a plantation.Billie Holiday
My uncle was famous for his balanced point of view. At the time of which I am writing (when he was nearly seventy) it had become so balanced, that the act of balancing seemed rather automatic.One had only to offer him an opinion for him to balance it with a counter- opinion of exactly the same weight, as a grocer puts a pound weight against a pound of sugar.Sir Stephen Harold Spender
Look at me, see if I am poor, or my people either. The whites may get me at last, as you say, but I will have good times till then. You are fools to make yourselves slaves to a piece of fat bacon, some hard-tack, and a little sugar and coffee.sitting bull
Greece is a sort of American vassal; the Netherlands is the country of American bases that grow like tulip bulbs; Cuba is the main sugar plantation of the American monopolies; Turkey is prepared to kowtow before any United States proconsul and Canada is the boring second fiddle in the American symphony.andrei gromyko
I think I was once given cocaine but I sneezed so it didn't go up my nose. In fact, it may have been icing sugar.Boris Johnson
We are less than a decade away from the medical lab the size of a sugar cube.philippe kahn
In the South, you will get a lot of sugar — and by that we mean a lot of hugs and kisses. We don't air kiss in the South.
Some people think that macrobiotic philosophy is no more than the teaching of a diet - the eating of brown rice, carrots, and gomashio (sesame salt), others imagine that it is summed up in the statement, "Don't eat cake and sugar." How far from the truth!george ohsawa
This book is gaudy like a gilded cauliflower which smells so bad after a good hot water soaking, like hot chocolate sweetened with sugar beet / incompatibles blended incongruously to no purpose.Peter Greenaway
Freezing concentrates sugar (maple sugar), alcohol, and salt solutions as efficiently as heating distils water or alcohol from solutions. Open pans of maple sugar can have the surface ice removed regularly (each day) until a sugar concentrate remains. Salts in water, and alcohol in ferment liquors can be concentrated in the same way.bill mollison
"I eat only white foods: eggs, sugar, grated bones, the fat of dead animals; veal, salt, coconut, chicken cooked in white water; fruit mold, rice, turnips; camphorated sausage, dough, cheese (white), cotton salad, and certain fish (skinless)."erik satie
'Tis too much proved that with devotion's visage And pious action we do sugar o'er The devil himself.william shakespeare
[I]f another citizen preferred to toy with death, and buy health in small parcels, to bribe death with a sugar pill to stay away, or go to the grave with all the original sweetners undrenched out of him, then the individual adopted the "like cures like" system, and called in a homeopath physician as being a pleasant friend of death's.
...that we manufacture everything there except men; we blanch cotton, and strengthen steel, and refine sugar, and shape pottery.
Your fair discourse hath been as sugar, Making the hard way sweet and delectable.william shakespeare
When I think of the people who have been there, and the people I grew up admiring - the likes of Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano, sugar Ray Robinson, sugar Ray Leonard... it's just incredible that I'm in the same sort of club.Barry McGuigan
Someone once said there was a comparison between sugar Ray Leonard and sugar Ray Robinson. Believe me, there's no comparison. sugar Ray Robinson was the greatest.sugar ray robinson
sugar, spice and everything nice. These were the ingredients chosen to create the perfect little girls.