Quotations About / On: SKY

  • 21.
    I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
    (Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880), French novelist. Trans. by William G. Allen. Pensées de Gustave Flaubert, p. 50, Conard (1915).)
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  • 22.
    Victorian sorrow: the stars are winking in the sky, but not for us.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fourth Selection, New York (1987).)
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  • 23.
    A black sun has appeared in the sky of my motherland.
    (Wuer Kaixi, Chinese student leader. Quoted in Independent (London, June 29, 1989). Said about the events in Tiananmen Square, Beijing.)
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  • 24.
    Maybe it's our sky that makes us crazy.
    (Kathleen Norris (b. 1947), U.S. poet and farmer. Dakota, ch. 32 (1993). Norris lived and farmed in rural Lemmon, South Dakota.)
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  • 25.
    The sky sinks in the morning, this fact has been insufficiently observed.
    (Samuel Beckett (1906-1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. First published in 1953. Moran, in Molloy, p. 135, Grove Press (1970).)
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  • 26.
    The skies they were ashen and sober;
    (Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), U.S. poet. Ulalume (l. 1). . . Complete Poems and Selected Essays [Edgar Allan Poe]. Richard Gray, ed. (1993) Everyman.)
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  • 27.
    The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
    (Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Journal entry, May 25, 1843. Journals (1909-1914).)
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  • 28.
    Perhaps it is enough to know that a yellow sun dripping through a blue sky can paint the forests the deepest green.
    (From 'Theology, ' a poem by Kenneth Salzmann)
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  • 29.
    'Walks at dawn and sunsets are great because you get to see nature painting a new watercolor sky every time'
    (Ronald J Chapman May 30,2017)
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  • 30.
    A moving motion, sails on the ocean, pushing heavy boats, as a deadly oath, it jumps in the rain, feeling the sky's pain, hoping that tomorrow, will hold less than sorrow.
    (I used the waves here, along with the ocean for an easy access to expression. It's a quote that shows that if a day is terrible, it's too much to handle, a lot of us hope that the future will be better.)
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