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As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill.
Self-pity in its early stages is as snug as a feather mattress. Only when it hardens does it become uncomfortable.
Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer.
I may have a feather duster down my pants.
Yes, you can lose somebody overnight, yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.
Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope.
A pun is not bound by the laws which limit nicer wit. It is a pistol let off at the ear; not a feather to tickle the intellect.
Birds of a lawless, bigoted feather bully together.
My mother might find a thin gold chain at the back of a drawer, wadded into an impossibly tight knot, and give it to me to untangle. It would have a shiny, sweaty smell, and excite me: Gold chains linked you to the great fairy tales and myths, to Arabia, and India; to the great weight of the world, but lighter than a feather.
Democracy! Bah! When I hear that I reach for my feather boa!
I don't need to have three feather pillows in my trailer. I just don't work that way.
Invest in a feather duster - the possibilities are endless.
Where I get bored is when I show up for a shoot and they want me to wear a feather boa. Too obvious a thing for a poof on the telly to do.
I have been wearing black, which was a reaction to the Ginger thing. But now I have hopes and I can be anything. Tomorrow I might be naked with a feather boa, who knows?
The biggest mistake you can make is assuming that creativity will hit you all at once and the muse will carry you to the end of the book on feather wings while 'Foster the People' plays gently in the background. Storytelling is work. Pleasurable work, usually, but it is work.
In many ways, I regard Sharon and Arafat as birds of a feather.
The only interesting thing that can happen in a Swiss bedroom is suffocation by feather mattress.
I am a free man. I feel as light as a feather.
Javier Perez de Cuellar
A willing heart adds feather to the heel.
You will not be carried to Heaven lying at ease upon a feather bed.
My grandmother had six kids - one died as an infant - and she was dirt-poor, and all her kids got an education. And my mom grew up poor. And they both worked so hard and cultivated so much of their own happiness. I wanted to have that like an amulet. Not like armor, but like a magic feather. Like Dumbo's magic feather.
I like things in my hair - big feather pieces.
It took the whole of Creation To produce my foot, my each feather: Now I hold Creation in my foot.
Peter was 2 years and 10 months old when we began to study him. He was afraid of a white rat, and this fear extended to a rabbit, a fur coat, a feather, cotton wool, etc., but not to wooden blocks and similar toys.
Mary C. Jones
Love melts the rigor which the rocks have bred; a flint will break upon a feather bed.
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