Nourishing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 124 pages
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Familiar Quotations NourishingAdversity, like winger weather, is of use to kill those vermin which the summer of prosperity is apt to produce and nourish.ndash;AerosmithThe thorn from the bush one has planted, nourished, and pruned pierces most deeply and draws more blood.ndash;Maya AngelouLove is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.ndash;Smiley BlantonWhen you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and bring joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.ndash;Jean Shinoda BolenMyth is the hidden part of every story, the buried part, the region that is still unexplored because there are as yet no words to enable us to get there. Myth is nourished by silence as well as by words.ndash;Italo CalvinoThe individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.ndash;Norman CousinsTo nourish and raise children against odds is in any time, any place, more valuable than to fix bolts in cars or design nuclear weapons.ndash;Marilyn FrenchIf we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health.ndash;HippocratesA large, still book is a piece of quietness, succulent and nourishing in a noisy world, which I approach and imbibe with a sort of greedy enjoyment, as Marcel Proust said of those rooms of his old home whose air was saturated with the bouquet of silence.ndash;Holbrook JacksonWe have needed to define ourselves by reclaiming the words that define us. They have used language as weapons. When we open ourselves to what they say and how they say it, our narrow prejudices evaporate and we are nourished and armed.ndash;Selma James

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