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Stone Quotes and Sayings
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Write your Sad times in Sand,
Write your Good times in Stone.
- George Bernard Shaw

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Revenge... is like a rolling stone,
which, when a man hath forced up a hill,
will return upon him with a greater violence,
and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.
- Albert Schweitzer

What you leave behind is not what
is engraved in stone monuments,
but what is woven into the lives of others.
- Pericles

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
- W. Clement Stone

 

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools,
but the gentle touches of air and water
working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.
- Henry David Thoreau

It does not do to dwell on dreams, ...
and forget to live.
- the movie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone;
it has to be made,like bread,
remade all the time, made new.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

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I wanted to know the name of every stone
and flower and insect and bird and beast.
I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life -
but there was no one to tell me.
- George Washington Carver

Pick up a stone that feels good to you
and is small enough to hold in one hand.
Consider how long that stone has been around
and what enormous pressure it has experienced.
Draw strength from its long history.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Be careful the friends you choose -
for you will become like them.
- W. Clement Stone

Nature teaches more than she preaches.
There are no sermons in stones.
It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral.
- John Burroughs

Who made the rule that life has to be so serious?
One would think that "life is serious" had been engraved
upon stone tablets to judge from how most lives are lived.
Get a life, smile broadly, sing loudly,
paint your rooms in bold colors,
search every rabbit hole for a magical white bunny,
have caviar for breakfast and oatmeal for dinner,
wear a purple coat with a red hat - dance lightly with life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Fling but a stone, the giant dies.
- Matthew Green

Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise,
a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space.
- Ansel Adams

Character is always known.
Thefts never enrich;
alms never impoverish;
murder will speak out of stone walls.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The stone often recoils on the head of the thrower.
- Elizabeth I

I rambled all the time.
I was just like that, like a rollin' stone.
- Muddy Waters

On the wagon sped, and I, as well as my comrades,
gave a despairing farewell glance at freedom as we
came in sight of the long stone buildings.
- Nellie Bly

You can keep the things of bronze and stone and give
me one man to remember me just once a year.
- Damon Runyon

Men of genius are often dull and inert in society;
as the blazing meteor,
when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Too long a sacrifice can make a stone of the heart.
O when may it suffice?
- William Butler Yeats

Labor is the fabled magician's wand,
the philosophers stone,
and the cap of good fortune.
- James Weldon Johnson

We said we would leave no stone unturned to get to
Germany and now we are applying the same philosophy
towards our tournament preparations.
- John O'Neill

If you pinch the sea of its liberty,
though it be walls of stone or brass,
it will beat them down.
- John Cotton

There may be problems we still need to tease out,
but we will leave no stone unturned in our bid to make London the host city.
- Sebastian Coe

Freud was a hero.
He descended to the Underworld and met there stark terrors.
He carried with him his theory as a Medusa's head which
turned these terrors to stone.
- R. D. Laing

I was raised a Christian and was a stone-faced acid head.
- Ken Kesey

Hoods are good parts because they're always flashy and attract attention.
If you've got any ability, you can use that as a stepping stone.
- Richard Widmark

I wept not, so to stone within I grew.
- Dante Alighieri

One can build from ordinary stone a humble house or the finest chateau.
- Leon N. Cooper

I felt that in time simple stone tools would be found
in early Pleistocene in England.
- Louis Leakey

But which is the stone that supports the bridge?
- Kublai Khan

I would have written of me on my stone:
I had a lover's quarrel with the world.
- Robert Frost

The drops of rain make a hole in the stone,
not by violence, but by oft falling.
- Lucretius

And you can tell the writers who do it -
Robert Stone,
for example, who with each new novel is doing something new.
I appreciate that in other writers.
- Tobias Wolff

I've become friends with Michael Mann and Oliver Stone;
I've seen those guys work and that was great to see.
- Antoine Fuqua

Fire is the origin of stone.By working the stone with heat,
I am returning it to its source.
- Andy Goldsworthy

Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage.
- Richard Lovelace

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
- W. Clement Stone

The foolish are like ripples on water,
For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced;
But the righteous are like carvings upon stone,
For their smallest act is durable.
- Horace

Humanity is not a church made of stone,
in which vault after vault lies open.
- Goran Persson

If we can by any method establish a relation of mutual
trust between the laborer and the employer,
we shall lay the foundation stone of a structure that
will endure for all time.
- Mark Hanna

The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak,
became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.
- Thomas Carlyle

Our horizon is the creation of a noble society to which,
like the medieval builder of those glorious cathedrals,
you will have added your conception,
your artful piece of stone.
- Adrienne Clarkson

I've always seen modeling as a stepping stone.
- Tyra Banks

No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will
never be more that pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto.
- W. Clement Stone

New York is the great stone desert.
- Israel Zangwill

I've always loved War's Low Rider and Sly Stone's Thank You,
and I just wanted to put my take on them.
- Barry White

Every book is a quotation;
and every house is a quotation out of all forests,
and mines, and stone quarries;
and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I came over here and worked for rock magazines,
and I worked for Rolling Stone, which has a very high standard of journalism,
a very good research department.
- Kurt Loder

The body is the substance of the stone.
- George Ripley

A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out.
- Saul Bellow

The heart hid still in the dark, hard as the Philosopher's Stone.
- Paul Celan

I've become so earthy.
And I never was earthy.
I'm doing all kinds of different roles which are not
at all like the intellectual and the legal mind of Ben Stone.
- Michael Moriarty

Under every stone lurks a politician.
- Aristophanes

The stone which Jacob consecrated at Bethel the generation
of the living continues to anoint,
paying the tithes which of old he vowed to the house of God there.
- Julius Wellhausen

The time has come to stop beating our heads against
stone walls under the illusion that we have been appointed
policeman to the human race.
- Walter Lippmann

The drop of rain maketh a hole in the stone,
not by violence, but by oft falling.
- Hugh Latimer

I am not saying that Hitler was a choir boy.
But I am saying, let him who was innocent in the Second
World War cast the first stone.
- Ernst Zundel

We recorded our first CD, Sixteen Stone,
with a small budget and never dreamed that we would
enjoy such a high success.
It was simply fantastic.
- Gavin Rossdale

Leave no stone unturned to help your clients realize
maximum profits from their investment.
- Arthur C. Nielsen

The hardened mass of liquid stones had much stronger
qualities than those which had simply torn.
The skin remained a recognisable part of the molten stone.
- Andy Goldsworthy

It's a vast, lonely, forbidding expanse of nothing
rather like clouds and clouds of pumice stone.
And it certainly does not appear to be a very inviting place to live or work.
- Frank Borman

We may be up against a stone wall, but we don't have
to bloody our heads against it unless we choose to.
- William Glasser

I think a guy who's had just the right amount of booze
can sing the blues a hell of a lot better than a guy who is stone sober.
- Charlie Rich

Men admire the man who can organize
their wishes and thoughts
in stone and wood and steel and brass.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I cannot say who, precisely, came up with the idea of a Stone Age family.
- Joseph Barbera

A stone is ingrained with geological and historical memories.
- Andy Goldsworthy

Then hast our the Red Stone perfect with less labour,
expense of time and costs, for the which ever thank God.
- George Ripley

The poets' scrolls will outlive the monuments of stone.
Genius survives; all else is claimed by death.
- Edmund Spenser


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