Quotations About / On: CREEP

Quotations About / On: CREEP
Muzahidul Reza
GREED IS NOW SO GREED THAT GREED ONLY DOES CREEP, CREEP AND CREEP UP. SO, BE WISE AND KICK THAT GREED.
Clifton Fadiman
Mr. Faulkner, of course, is interested in making your mind rather than your flesh creep.
Edmund Burke
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Elizabeth Bowen
... fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.
Eric Hoffer
It is a sign of creeping inner death when we can no longer praise the living.
Henry David Thoreau
Philosophy, having crept clinging to the rocks so far, puts out its feelers many ways in vain.
Jonathan Swift
Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping.
Oscar Wilde
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
Sophocles
There lives a man who arranges the things of today as pleasantly as possible but creeps blindly towards tomorrow.
William Blake
God keep me from the divinity of Yes and No ... the Yea Nay Creeping Jesus, from supposing Up and Down to be the same thing as all experimentalists must suppose.
Walter Pater
The youngest of four sons, but not the youngest of the family!—you conceive the sort of negligence that creeps over even the kindest maternities, in such case ...
Waldo Salt
Get outta here. Come on, fuckin' creep. Go to work.
Franz Kafka
Atlas was permitted the opinion that he was at liberty, if he wished, to drop the Earth and creep away; but this opinion was all that he was permitted.
Seshendra Sharma
The best craftsmanship always leaves holes and gaps in the works of the poem so that something that is not in the poem can creep, crawl, flash and thunder in
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every rational creature has all nature for his dowry and estate. It is his, if he will. He may divest himself of it; he may creep into a corner, and abdicate his kingdom, as most men do, but he is entitled to the world by his constitution.
Oscar Wilde
Through our sunless lanes creeps Poverty with her hungry eyes, and Sin with his sodden face follows close behind her. Misery wakes us in the morning and Shame sits with us at night.
Henry David Thoreau
We are hedged about, we think, by accident and circumstance; now we creep as in a dream, and now again we run, as if there were a fate in it, and all things thwarted or assisted.
James Madison
[Let] the Union of the States be cherished and perpetuated. Let the open enemy to it be regarded as a Pandora with her box opened; and the disguised one, as the Serpent creeping with his deadly wiles into paradise.
Joyce Carol Oates
Old women snore violently. They are like bodies into which bizarre animals have crept at night; the animals are vicious, bawdy, noisy. How they snore! There is no shame to their snoring. Old women turn into old men.
James Ellroy
The 1950s to me is darkness, hidden history, perversion behind most doors waiting to creep out. The 1950s to most people is kitsch and Mickey Mouse watches and all this intolerable stuff.

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