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Girls blush, sometimes, because they are alive, half wishing they were dead to save the shame. The sudden blush devours them, neck and brow; They have drawn too near the fire of life, like gnats, and flare up bodily, wings and all. What then? Who's sorry for a gnat or girl?
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
Strange things blow in through my window on the wings of the night wind and I don't worry about my destiny.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
Jean de La Fontaine
You can put wings on a pig, but you don't make it an eagle.
William J. Clinton
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Sometimes, if you aren't sure about something, you have to just jump off the bridge and grow wings on your way down.
There is nothing holier in this life of ours than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Birds have wings; they're free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy.
Roger Tory Peterson
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Every year, August lashes out in volcanic fury, rising with the din of morning traffic, its great metallic wings smashing against the ground, heating the air with ever-increasing intensity.
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.
There is no being eloquent for atheism. In that exhausted receiver the mind cannot use its wings, - the clearest proof that it is out of its element.
When Donald Duck traded his wings for arms, was he trading up or trading down?
I used to think that all my Wings stuff was second-rate stuff, but I began to meet younger kids, not kids from my Beatle generation, who would say, We really love this song.
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it is, for that reason, to be of no account?
Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
Faith without works is like a bird without wings; though she may hop with her companions on earth, yet she will never fly with them to heaven.
We all have wings, but they have not been of any avail to us and if we could tear them off, we would do so.
He who is silent must be agreed with, for what shall the wings of opposition thresh upon, without the winds of conversation to shoulder them.
Bryant H. McGill
Almost the only persons who may be said to comprehend even approximately the significance, principles, and purposes of Socialism are the chief leaders of the extreme wings of the Socialistic forces, and perhaps a few of the money kings themselves.
Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.
Miguel de Cervantes
Art is the stored honey of the human soul, gathered on wings of misery and travail.
There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
I've often said that the most important thing you can give your children is wings. Because, you're not gonna always be able to bring food to the nest. You're... sometimes... they're gonna have to be able to fly by themselves.
Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings.
I don't believe in angels, no. But I do have a wee parking angel. It's on my dashboard and you wind it up. The wings flap and it's supposed to give you a parking space. It's worked so far.
Truth is not a matter of fact but a state of harmony with progress and hope. Enveloped only in its wings will we ever soar to the promise of our greater selves.
Bryant H. McGill
I hope the two wings of the Democratic Party may flap together.
William Jennings Bryan
There are two lasting bequests we can give our children: one is roots, the other is wings.
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