Generalising: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 679 pages
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Familiar Quotations GazingAnd as he, who with laboring breath has escaped from the deep to the shore, turns to the perilous waters and gazes.ndash;Dante AlighieriLove is not just gazing at each other, but looking together in the same direction.ndash;AnonymousHe seems to me to be equal to a god, he, if it may be, seems to surpass the very gods, who sitting opposite you again gazes at you and hears you sweetly laughing.ndash;Gaius Valerius CatullusOne problem with gazing too frequently into the past is that we may turn around to find the future has run out on us.ndash;Michael CibenkoBeauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.ndash;Kahlil GibranVerily the kindness that gazes upon itself in a mirror turns to stone, and a good deed that calls itself by tender names becomes the parent to a curse.ndash;Kahlil GibranBowed by the weight of centuries he leans upon his hoe and gazes on the ground, the emptiness of ages in his face, and on his back the burden of the world.ndash;Edwin MarkhamWe are all prone to the malady of the introvert who, with the manifold spectacle of the world spread out before him, turns away and gazes only upon the emptiness within. But let us not imagine there is anything grand about the introvert's unhappiness.ndash;Bertrand RussellLife has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.ndash;Antoine de Saint-Exupeacute;ryIt is the curse of talent that, although it labors with greater steadiness and perseverance than genius, it does not reach its goal, while genius already on the summit of the ideal, gazes laughingly about.ndash;Robert Schumann

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