Quotations on Storms
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I usually get myself into situations that cause sparks. I mean I'm a girl that likes the storms. I love feeling alive, I love walking out in the cold in my bare feet and feeling the ice on my toes.
- Tori Amos
(Keywords: Love, Cause, Feeling, Feet, Storms, Walking)
O, once in each man's life, at least, Good luck knocks at his door; And wit to seize the flitting guest Need never hunger more. But while the loitering idler waits Good luck beside his fire, The bold heart storms at fortune's gates, And conquers its desire.
- Lewis J. Bates
(Keywords: Life, Heart, Desire, Fire, Fortune, Guest, Hunger, Luck, Man, Storms, Wit)
Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.
- Lord Byron
(Keywords: Life, Clouds, Evening, Smiles, Storms, Tomorrow)
Some things are only capable of being done in space. Examples of that are looking at our Earth from that far away, and understanding the entire processes of storms and weather patterns, and oceans, and coastlines.
- Laurel Clark
(Keywords: Being, Earth, Oceans, Space, Storms, Understanding, Weather)
I think it was lucky that during most of the work on the Odyssey I lived on Homer's sea in houses that were, in one case, shaken by the impact of the Mediterranean winter storms on the rocks below.
- Robert Fitzgerald
(Keywords: Work, Houses, Sea, Storms, Winter)
What do you want to be a sailor for? There are greater storms in politics than you will ever find at sea. Piracy, broadsides, blood on the decks. You will find them all in politics.
- David Lloyd George
(Keywords: Politics, Blood, Sea, Storms, Want, Will)
For the man sound of body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every day has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.
- George Gissing
(Keywords: Beauty, Blood, Body, Day, Man, Mind, Sound, Storms, Weather)
If left unchecked, global change will create violent conflict, torrential storms, shrinking coastlines, and irreversible catastrophe.
- Valerie Jarrett
(Keywords: Change, Conflict, Storms, Will)
Luxury! more perilous to youth than storms or quicksand, poverty or chains.
- Hannah More
(Keywords: Poverty, Storms, Youth)
This is the moment when we must come together to save this planet. Let us resolve that we will not leave our children a world where the oceans rise and famine spreads and terrible storms devastate our lands.
- Barack Obama
(Keywords: Children, Famine, Oceans, Storms, Will, World)
Living is strife and torment, disappointment and love and sacrifice, golden sunsets and black storms. I said that some time ago, and today I do not think I would add one word.
- Laurence Olivier
(Keywords: Love, Time, Sacrifice, Disappointment, Living, Storms, Today, Word)
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
- Dolly Parton
(Keywords: Storms, Trees)
I grew up in Texas, but that was 20 years ago. Last year, in Fort Worth, they had hail the size of softballs. We're seeing more and more powerful storms, of all types, almost on a biblical level.
- Bill Paxton
(Keywords: Storms, Worth, Years)
God looked down on this country because this country was founded on the rock and that rock was our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. And when the storms came and the rains came, the rock, it did not move. But over the last 15 or 20 years, something began to erode.
- Bob Riley
(Keywords: God, Christ, Country, Storms, Years)
One thing about these storms, we know how disruptive things can be when we depend on the system to keep working. What would happen if the terrorists do it? Knock down the power, destroy bridges, cut the water supply?
- Geraldo Rivera
(Keywords: Power, Storms, Water)