Quotes of Branch

“ Merrily, merrily shall I live now, Under the blossom that hangs on the bough. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings. ”

- Victor Hugo

“ First I shake the whole apple tree, that the ripest might fall. Then I climb the tree and shake each limb, and then each branch and then each twig, and then I look under each leaf. ”

- Martin Luther

“ Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use. ”

- Emily Post

“ The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds. ”

- John Maynard Keynes

“ What is a Communist? One who has yearnings for equal division of unequal earnings. ”

- Ebenezer Elliot

“ God gave us all exactly the same fingers, arms, legs, and feet, but in our different countries we divided them all a little differently as we feel it, do you understand? ”

- Ninette De Valois

“ There are people who see nudity in the crotch of every tree. ”

- Ashley Montagu

“ Eye of newt and toe of frog, Wool of bat and tongue of dog, Adder's fork and blind-worm's sting, Lizard's leg and owlet's wing, For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth boil and bubble. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Money is like an arm or leg: use it or lose it. ”

- Henry Ford

“ Freedom only for the members of the government, only for the members of the Party - though they are quite numerous - is no freedom at all. ”

- Rosa Luxemburg

“ It is the eternal truth in the political as well as the mystical body, that, where one members suffers, all the members suffer with it. ”

- Junius

“ If you call a tail a leg, how many legs has a dog? Five? No, calling a tail a leg don't make it a leg. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings. ”

- Victor Hugo

“ A woman is a branchy tree and man a singing wind; and from her branches carelessly he takes what he can find. ”

- James Stephens

“ One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. Which road do I take? she asked. Where do you want to go? was his response. I don't know, Alice answered. Then, said the cat, it doesn't matter. ”

- Lewis Carroll

“ Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive. ”

- Mel Brooks

“ His legs bestrid the ocean: his reared arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres, and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ All I know is that when I was a kid the Vietnam war was on and Jane Fonda was the own person standing up and saying what every kid who was nine-years-old like I was knew, war is wrong and we shouldn't go over and kill other people in a country that has nothing to do with us or our democracy. ”

- Rosie O’Donnell

“ When the bold branches Bid farewell to rainbow leaves - Welcome wool sweaters. ”

- B. Cybrill

“ The creative process is like music which takes root with extraordinary force and rapidity, shoots up through the earth, puts forth branches, leaves, and finally blossoms. ”

- Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

“ I'm not a bit changed — not really. I'm only just pruned down and branched out. The real ME — back here — is just the same. ”

- Lucy Maud Montgomery

“ Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights. ”

- Pauline R. Kezer

“ Green how I want you green. Green wind. Green branches. ”

- Federico Garcia Lorca

“ He that trusteth in his riches shall fall: but the righteous shall flourish as a branch. ”

- The Holy Bible

“ I am not a literary man. I am a man of science, and I am interested in that branch of Anthropology which deals with the history of human speech. ”

- Jim Murray

“ If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try — you don't take the risk. ”

- Rosalynn Carter

“ Let me look upward into the branches of the flowering oak and know that it grew great and strong because it grew slowly and well. ”

- Wilfred A. Peterson

“ Politics is the entertainment branch of industry. ”

- Unknown

“ Propaganda is that branch of the art of lying which consists in nearly deceiving your friends without quite deceiving your enemies. ”

- Frances Cornford
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