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That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting to me.
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow.
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
Personal columnists are jackals and no jackal has been known to live on grass once he had learned about meat - no matter who killed the meat for him.
The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.
The Bible tells us that God will meet all our needs. He feeds the birds of the air and clothes the grass with the splendor of lilies. How much more, then, will He care for us, who are made in His image? Our only concern is to obey the heavenly Father and leave the consequences to Him.
I've always said that one night, I'm going to find myself in some field somewhere, I'm standing on grass, and it's raining, and I'm with the person I love, and I know I'm at the very point I've been dreaming of getting to.
My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, 'You're tearing up the grass'; 'We're not raising grass,' Dad would reply. 'We're raising boys.'
Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.
Charles M. Schulz
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made visible if we will open our minds and our eyes.
Burn down your cities and leave our farms, and your cities will spring up again as if by magic; but destroy our farms and the grass will grow in the streets of every city in the country.
William Jennings Bryan
Anyone who watches golf on television would enjoy watching the grass grow on the greens.
Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.
I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said, 'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
I'm thankful to be breathing, on this side of the grass. Whatever comes, comes.
In creating, the only hard thing is to begin: a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak.
James Russell Lowell
There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice.
There's a snake lurking in the grass.
I had to live in the desert before I could understand the full value of grass in a green ditch.
God, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.
If civilization had been left in female hands we would still be living in grass huts.
The soldiers did go away and their towns were torn down; and in the Moon of Falling Leaves (November), they made a treaty with Red Cloud that said our country would be ours as long as grass should grow and water flow.
And I'd like to give my love to everybody, and let them know that the grass may look greener on the other side, but believe me, it's just as hard to cut.
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