Quotes of Cessation

“ That's something I think is growing on me as I get older: happy endings. ”

- Alice Munro

“ Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses. ”

- Cato the Elder

“ Freedom from worries and surcease from strain are illusions that always inhabit the distance. ”

- Edwin Way Teale

“ You need to do something or you are at risk of ending up where Delphi ended up. ”

- Steve Miller

“ I don't believe in happy endings. ”

- Jeanette Winterson

“ I don't believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It's a mean thing, life. ”

- George Clooney

“ Smart too late and old too soon,... This is just my ending. ”

- Mike Tyson

“ The English winter - ending in July, / To recommence in August. ”

- Lord Byron

“ We are committed to ending the INS as we know it. ”

- John Ashcroft

“ We think this story will have a happy ending. ”

- Gary Hirshberg

“ I really don't deserve this, but I have arthritis and I don't deserve that either. ”

- Jack Benny

“ The right things to do are those that keep our violence in abeyance; the wrong things are those that bring it to the fore. ”

- Robert J. Sawyer

“ No, come to think of it, I don't think the Cure will end, but I can make up an ending if you want me to. ”

- Robert Smith

“ Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain. ”

- Charlie Chaplin

“ From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put. ”

- Winston Churchill

“ Every creative act is a sudden cessation of stupidity. ”

- Edwin Land

“ Sir, the object of the Flagg, which crossed the River, was to propose a cessation of hostilities for one hour for the purpose of entering into a negotiation for the surrender of Detroit. ”

- William Hull

“ General Brock, I propose a cessation of hostilities for one hour to open negotiations for the surrender of Detroit. ”

- William Hull

“ There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration. ”

- Lewis Carroll

“ Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity. ”

- Edwin H. Land
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