Graying: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 25 pages
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Familiar Quotations GrassingIt's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.ndash;Muhammad AliThe grass may be greener on the other side of the fence, but you still have to mow it.ndash;AnonymousThe grass is always greener where the fence isn't.ndash;AnonymousBreathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.ndash;Rupert BrookeThe relation between superiors and inferiors is like that between the wind and the grass. The grass must bend when the wind blows over it.ndash;ConfuciusWhat is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.ndash;CrowfootTo me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.ndash;Helen KellerIdeas lose themselves as quickly as quail, and one must wing them the minute they rise out of the grass, or they are gone.ndash;Thomas KennedyProgress, under whose feet the grass mourns and the forest turns into paper from which newspaper plants grow, has subordinated the purpose of life to the means of subsistence and turned us into the nuts and bolts for our tools.ndash;Karl KrausGod, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart.ndash;Edna St. Vincent Millay

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