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If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
Fear is the lengthened shadow of ignorance.
Arnold H. Glasow
The United States and our allies are determined: we refuse to live in the shadow of this ultimate danger.
George W. Bush
Shadow is a colour as light is, but less brilliant; light and shadow are only the relation of two tones.
The myths have always condemned those who 'looked back.' Condemned them, whatever the paradise may have been which they were leaving. Hence this shadow over each departure from your decision.
I can't even begin to visualize myself as a five-star general... When I think of the people who are five-star generals, I can't even see myself standing in their shadow.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge with one dash wipes the picture away.
One can live in the shadow of an idea without grasping it.
Do your eye shadow first, then your foundation. That way, you can clean up any mess without starting all over again.
If you're wearing smoky eye makeup, a little beige or gold pencil on the inner eye corners will open up the area, but you only want to do it if the shadow is really dark. Otherwise, light pencil makes your eyes look too far apart, like a fish.
Seek happiness for its own sake, and you will not find it; seek for duty, and happiness will follow as the shadow comes with the sunshine.
I've seen George Foreman shadow boxing and the shadow won.
The reputation of a man is like his shadow, gigantic when it precedes him, and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
Time is but the shadow of the world upon the background of Eternity.
Jerome K. Jerome
Because everything we say and do is the length and shadow of our own souls, our influence is determined by the quality of our being.
Life itself is but the shadow of death, and souls departed but the shadows of the living.
According to 'Star Trek' mythos, Starfleet Command - operational headquarters for a flotilla of craft that keep the cosmic peace - is located in San Francisco's Presidio, in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge (still carrying traffic, even in the 23rd century).
And in the afternoon they entered a land - but such a land! A land hung in mourning, darkened by gigantic cypresses, submerged; a land of reptiles, silence, shadow, decay.
George Washington Cable
I have a toy poodle, Shadow. She's a little whippersnapper! And I love little monkeys.
When I became successful, I put up a caution. I didn't think it was fair to have the shadow of that kind of success thrown on my family. And I was cautious about being taken by things that could destroy you.
Do we not all spend the greater part of our lives under the shadow of an event that has not yet come to pass?
These greens are so fast I have to hold my putter over the ball and hit it with the shadow.
I believe without a single shadow of a doubt that it is necessary for young people to learn to make choices. Learning to make right choices is the only way they will survive in an increasingly frightening world.
Prestige is the shadow of money and power.
C. Wright Mills
I was part of that group of kids growing up in the '80s under the Reagan regime, what I used to call 'living in the shadow of Dr. Manhattan,' where we would have dreams all the time that New York City was being destroyed, and that that wall of light and destruction was rolling out and would just devour our neighborhood.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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