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If you pick the right people and give them the opportunity to spread their wings and put compensation as a carrier behind it you almost don't have to manage them.
When love beckons to you, follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you.
I have dined with kings, I've been offered wings. And I've never been too impressed.
Strange things blow in through my window on the wings of the night wind and I don't worry about my destiny.
My favourite poem is called 'Roots and Wings' - it's a very moving poem about how if you've got real roots you can fly.
His talent was as natural as the pattern that was made by the dust on a butterfly's wings. At one time he understood it no more than the butterfly did and he did not know when it was brushed or marred.
Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
The years I raced in were fantastic. There was so much change in the cars. We went from treaded tyres to no wings right through to slicks to enormous wings.
Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.
Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.
Henry Ward Beecher
When I was a child I thought I saw an angel. It had wings and kinda looked like my sister. I opened the door so some light could come into the room, and it sort of faded away. My mother said it was probably my Guardian Angel.
John Wells let me write a couple of West Wings, which was an incredible gift. I loved it once I got past the brain injury part of it, and so I'm working on a couple of things that are far from fruition, but what I want to pursue.
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it is, for that reason, to be of no account?
Sometimes, if you aren't sure about something, you just have to jump off the bridge and grow your wings on the way down.
I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
The pigeon here is a beautiful bird, of a delicate bronze colour, tinged with pink about the neck, and the wings marked with green and purple.
William John Wills
Backstage life is terrific training for an actor, seeing shows from the wings.
Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
Thomas a Kempis
Home - that blessed word, which opens to the human heart the most perfect glimpse of Heaven, and helps to carry it thither, as on an angel's wings.
Lydia M. Child
Money takes wings. The only thing that endures is character.
O. J. Simpson
Webs are made mostly of spaces. They break easily. They barely exist. They belong to the category of half-things: mist, smoke, shrouds, ghosts, membranes, retinas or rags; and they quickly fill up with un-things: old legs and wings and heads and hollow abdomens and body bags of wasps.
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings.
Little islands are all large prisons: one cannot look at the sea without wishing for the wings of a swallow.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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