Quotes of Container

“ The artist is a receptacle for the emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ Oh, great. This is going to be like shooting baskets with Magic Johnson watching. ”

- Bill Pullman

“ Man's mind is not a container to be filled but rather a fire to be kindled. ”

- Dorothea Brande

“ Whatever you teach, be brief; what is quickly said the mind readily receives and faithfully retains, while everything superfluous runs over as from a full container. Who knows much says least. ”

- Unknown

“ Education is not the filling of the pail, but, the lighting of the fire. ”

- William Butler Yeats

“ God doesn't seek for golden vessels, and does not ask for silver ones, but He must have clean ones. ”

- Dwight L. Moody

“ Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket. ”

- George Orwell

“ I've been planted here to be a vessel for acting… That's why I'm really taking any part, regardless of how complicated it's going to be. ”

- Leonardo DiCaprio

“ When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package. ”

- John Ruskin

“ Concentrate; put all your eggs in one basket, and watch that basket. ”

- Andrew Carnegie

“ There are no galley-slaves in the royal vessel of divine love — every man works his oar voluntarily! ”

- St. Francis De Sales

“ Every one should keep a mental wastepaper basket and the older he grows the more things he will consign to it - torn up to irrecoverable tatters. ”

- Samuel Butler

“ Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire. ”

- William Butler Yeats

“ Life is rather like a tin of sardines - we're all of us looking for the key. ”

- Alan Bennett

“ Having given us the package, do you think God will deny us the ribbon? ”

- Oswald C. Hoffman

“ The ship of state is the only known vessel that leaks from the top. ”

- James Reston

“ We had a kettle; we let it leak:Our not repairing made it worse.We haven't had any tea for a week...The bottom is out of the Universe. ”

- Rudyard Kipling

“ At sunset Martin Alonzo called out with great joy from his vessel that he saw land, and demanded of the Admiral a reward for his intelligence. ”

- Christopher Columbus

“ I don't think you can in any way export culture with guns or tanks. ”

- Bernardo Bertolucci

“ Life does not accomodate you, it shatters you. It is meant to, and it couldn't do it better. Every seed desstroys its container or else there would be no fruition. - Florida Scott-Maxwell. ”

- Florida Scott Maxwell

“ The daughter said, 'Look at these things — these are terrific.' The mother agreed, 'These are really cool things. I'd buy a tea kettle if they had one.'. ”

- Michael Graves

“ We dribble away our life, little by little, in small packages — we don't throw it away all at once. ”

- Robert A. Cook

“ The little dogs and all, Tray, Blanch, and Sweetheart — see, they bark at me. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. - W. B. Yeats. ”

- W. B. Yeats

“ A government is the only known vessel that leaks from the top. ”

- James Reston

“ When teaching, light a fire, don't fill a bucket. ”

- Dan Snow

“ There are no galley-slaves in the royal vessel of divine love - every man works his oar voluntarily! ”

- Saint Francis de Sales

“ You may have tangible wealth untold, caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you could never be; I know someone who told stories to me. ”

- Cynthia Pearl Maus

“ With bag and baggage. - As You Like It. Act iii. Sc. 2. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ We are not here to sell a parcel of boilers and vats, but the potentiality of growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice. ”

- Samuel Johnson
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