Resembling Quotes


Even in societies where words are often strictly controlled messages diverse never die. Resembling seeds scattered here and there they find all manner of cracks and crevices to root.

A people always ends by resembling its shadow.

The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.

The best manner of avenging ourselves is by not resembling him who has injured us.

Ordinary Geiger counters worn on belt clips and resembling pagers have been in use by the U.S. Customs Service for years.

The more gifted and talkative one's characters are the greater the chances of their resembling the author in tone or tint of mind.

Traveling you realize that differences are lost: each city takes to resembling all cities places exchange their form order distances a shapeless dust cloud invades the continents.

As a rule I am lazy and prefer to avoid anything resembling work and research feels like work as opposed to my strong suit which is sitting around making things up.

I thought of the soul as resembling a castle formed of a single diamond or a very transparent crystal and containing many rooms just as in Heaven there are many mansions.

I consider the piano my 'main' instrument and have been playing for as long as I can remember. It seems to me that I might have come up with something resembling a song as early as 4 or 5 years old.

Do not approach with anything even resembling assurance a restaurant that moves.

CRAYFISH n. A small crustacean very much resembling the lobster but less indigestible.

When politicians complain about the media it strikes me as resembling footballers complaining about the umpire.

The building of publicly funded stadiums has become a substitue for anything resembling an urban policy.

What a strange vanity painting is; it attracts admiration by resembling the original we do not admire.

We should picture the instrument that carries our mental functioning as resembling a compound microscope or photographic apparatus.

Violence produces only something resembling justice but it distances people from the possibility of living justly without violence.

To babble is to make a feminine noise somewhat resembling the sound of a brook but with less meaning.

So now I have started living my own life. Imperfect and clumsy as it may look it is resembling me now thoroughly.

I have decided not to oppose anyone ever again since I have noticed that I always end by resembling my latest enemy.

I grew up in the 80s and that was the first time advertising was considered seriously as anything resembling an art form.

Unicorn. Old French unicorne. Latin unicornis. Literally one-horned: unus one and cornu a horn. A fabulous animal resembling a horse with one horn.

It is always difficult even with the best will in the world to look back a long way and see anything resembling the truth.

Being made merely in the image of God but not otherwise resembling him enough to be mistaken by anybody but a very near sighted person.

According to me [Sigmund ] Freud did not notice that the dream expresses the inner experiences in a symbolic form resembling in that poetry or other art forms.

With drooping bells of clearest blue Thou didst attract my childish view Almost resembling The azure butterflies that flew Where on the heath thy blossoms grew So lightly trembling.

There's a very committed effort to convert the US into something resembling a Third World society where a few people have enormous wealth and a lot of others have no security.

You must determine your goal. What matters most? Winning arguments? Or resembling Christ? Even in the heat of an argument we should be asking ourselves if we are acting like Christ.

Fashion is perhaps by necessity in a world of its own - one that only rarely overlaps with anything resembling real life. This fantasy and exoticism is part of its appeal of course.

And I like those authors best whose scenes describe my own situation in life-- and the friends who are about me whose stories touch me with interest from resembling my own homely existence.