Quotations on Flies
22 Quotes Found
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The victory march will continue until the Palestinian flag flies in Jerusalem and in all of Palestine.
- Yasser Arafat
(Keywords: Victory, Flies, March, Palestine, Will)
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.
- William Blake
(Keywords: Life, Eternity, Flies, Joy, Kisses, Sun)
I heard my name associated with the Peter Pan syndrome more than once. But really, what's so wrong with Peter Pan? Peter Pan flies. He is a metaphor for dreams and faith.
- Mark Burnett
(Keywords: Dreams, Faith, Flies, Metaphor, Name, Wrong)
Expecting to be able to get rid of the competitive drive, first of all, flies in the face of human nature - and little girls certainly have this drive, as much as little boys do, or at least the little girls I have observed in my immediate family have it.
- Lynne Cheney
(Keywords: Family, Nature, Boys, First, Flies, Girls, Human nature)
I have absorbed my life now. I am ready for my music to unfold. I know time flies, but before the end of this year, the album will be out. Even if it kills me.
- Neneh Cherry
(Keywords: Life, Music, Time, End, Flies, Now, Will)
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
- Jean de La Fontaine
(Keywords: Time, Flies, Sadness)
I recently watched Peter Brook's Lord of the Flies, and it wasn't a favorite film. Then I saw the one that was made in 1990, which in my opinion didn't match up to the original.
- Brendan Fraser
(Keywords: Favorite, Film, Flies, Opinion)
Time flies over us, but leaves it shadow behind.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
(Keywords: Time, Flies, Shadow)
We have already done so much that people call dynamics. Look at the bumblebee being unaware of scientific truths, goes ahead and flies anyway. If it is possible, we will do it here.
- Tom Hopkins
(Keywords: People, Being, Flies, Will)
So if you're a robot and you're living on this planet, you can do things that you can't do in real life - things that you wished you could do: like fly; like have a car that flies; like have furniture that is alive.
- William Joyce
(Keywords: Car, Life, Flies, Living)
There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window.
- Charles de Montesquieu
(Keywords: Life, Flies, Fortune, Visit)
Time, still as he flies, adds increase to her truth, and gives to her mind what he steals from her youth.
- Edward Moore
(Keywords: Time, Truth, Flies, Mind, Youth)
Two years work wasted, I have been breeding those flies for all that time and I've got nothing out of it.
- Thomas Hunt Morgan
(Keywords: Time, Work, Breeding, Flies, Nothing, Years)
Heaven is high, Earth Wide. Bitter between them flies my sorrow.
- Li Po
(Keywords: Earth, Flies, Heaven, Sorrow)
A majority of Americans oppose partial-birth abortion, and Judge Hamilton's decision flies in the face of Congress passing and President Bush signing legislation banning such horrible acts of violence.
- Marc Racicot
(Keywords: Decision, Abortion, Americans, Congress, Flies, Legislation, Majority, President, Violence)
My criticism is too severe sometimes and that is not good. But why don't you start doing your work unless your leader flies into a rage? It is not that you cannot do it but that you don't want to do it.
- Zhu Rongji
(Keywords: Work, Leader, Criticism, Flies, Want)
I love the look of planes and the idea of how a plane flies. The more I learn about it the better I feel; while I still may not like it, I have a sense of what is really happening.
- Martin Scorsese
(Keywords: Love, Idea, Flies, May, Sense)
When the heart flies out before the understanding, it saves the judgment a world of pains.
- Laurence Sterne
(Keywords: Heart, Flies, Judgment, Understanding, World)
I'd get 3-4 cheap home runs every year. You know, little 'wood shots' down either line. They would be pop flies in any other park. But, goodness me, they didn't count the number of long outs!
- Bobby Thomson
(Keywords: Home, Flies, Goodness)
Time sometimes flies like a bird, sometimes crawls like a snail; but a man is happiest when he does not even notice whether it passes swiftly or slowly.
- Ivan Turgenev
(Keywords: Time, Flies, Man)
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be eaten by spiders and man to be devoured by sorrow.
(Keywords: Life, Flies, Man, Nothing, Sorrow, Spiders, Years)
That fallacy flies in the face of studies that show, every day, in every way, things are getting a little worse for America's minorities relative to the progress made by those in the top percentiles of assets and income.
- Harold Washington
(Keywords: Progress, America, Day, Flies, Income)