Flaking: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 51 pages
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Familiar Quotations BanishesA gentle word, like summer rain, may soothe some heart and banish pain. What joy or sadness often springs, from just the simple little things!ndash;AnonymousModern invention has banished the spinning-wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.ndash;Susan B. AnthonyThe young think that failure is the Siberian end of the line, banishment from all the living, and tend to do what I then did--which was to hide.ndash;James BaldwinBanish the mysticism of inequality and you banish almost all of the evils attendant on human nature.ndash;Joel BarlowTo banish cares, scare away sorrow and soothe pain is the business of the poet and singer.ndash;BodenstedtBut their determination to banish fools foundered ultimately in the installation of absolute idiots.ndash;Basil BuntingTruly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason.ndash;Albert CamusWe have not yet reached the goal but.. we shall soon, with the help of God, be in sight of the day when poverty shall be banished from this nation.ndash;Herbert HooverIt is impossible for a lover of cats to banish these alert, gentle, and discriminating friends, who give us just enough of their regard and complaisance to make us hunger for more.ndash;Agnes RepplierWe cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.ndash;David Sarnoff

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