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To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
In school, I could hear the leaves rustle and go on a journey.
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'
How beautiful the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.
Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.
Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
Orison Swett Marden
Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for what is good and strong, and try to imitate it. Your faults will drop off, like dead leaves, when their time comes.
The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away; than what it leaves behind.
Time flies over us, but leaves it shadow behind.
There are no such things as Flowers there are only gladdened Leaves.
I prefer drawing to talking. Drawing is faster, and leaves less room for lies.
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.
A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone.
Some of the best ideas I get seem to happen when I'm doing mindless manual labor or exercise. I'm not sure how that happens, but it leaves me free for remarkable ideas to occur.
Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections as leaves are to the life of a tree. If they are wholly restrained, love will die at the roots.
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.
Two hours of writing fiction leaves this writer completely drained. For those two hours he has been in a different place with totally different people.
Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than it found us.
In our Country... one class of men makes war and leaves another to fight it out.
William Tecumseh Sherman
Rage is exciting, but leaves me confused and exhausted.
I just get things done instead of talking about getting them done. I don't go out and party. I don't smoke, drink or do drugs and I'm not married, that leaves a lot of time for my work.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with a thick coat of self-conceit.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.
The key to the mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he will give away his energies and his life just to make sure that one note follows another... and leaves us with the feeling that something is right in the world.
When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
The critic leaves at curtain fall To find, in starting to review it, He scarcely saw the play at all For starting to review it.
E. B. White
I find that doing of the will of God leaves me no time for disputing about His plans.
All June I bound the rose in sheaves, Now, rose by rose, I strip the leaves.
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