Quotes of Dust

“ We therefore commit his body to the ground; earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust; in sure and certain hope of the Resurrection. ”

- Book of Common Prayer

“ Dusting is a good example of the futility of trying to put things right. As soon as you dust, the fact of your next dusting has already been established. ”

- George Carlin

“ In the midst of life we are in death. Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust. ”

- Book of Common Prayer

“ For dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return. ”

- Bible

“ Of all the dust thrown in men's eyes, gold dust is the most blinding. ”

- Unknown

“ That thou seest, man, become too thou must; God, if thou seest God, dust, if thou seest dust. ”

- Brother Angelus

“ Your idol is shattered in the dust to prove that God's dust is greater than your idol. ”

- Rabindranath Tagore

“ Life is real! Life is earnest! And the grave is not its goal; Dust thou art, to dust returnest, Was not spoken of the soul. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ What is man? Hope turned to dust. No. What is man? Dust turned to hope. ”

- Elie Weisel

“ If the point is sharp, and the arrow is swift, it can pierce through the dust no matter how thick. ”

- Bob Dylan

“ Know ye not why We created you all from the same dust? That no one should exalt himself over the other. ”

- Baha’u’llah

“ Spare minutes are the Gold-dust of time; the portions of life most fruitful in good and evil; the gaps through which temptations enter. ”

- Unknown

“ Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze. ”

- Elinor Glyn

“ I too shall lie in the dust when I am dead, but now let me win noble renown. ”

- Homer

“ Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble. ”

- Benjamin Franklin

“ Whenever you take a step forward you are bound to disturb something. You disturb the air as you go forward, you disturb the dust, the ground. ”

- Indira Gandhi

“ Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend, before we too into the dust descend. ”

- Omar Khayyam

“ Art washes away from the soul, the dust of everyday living. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. ”

- Berthald Auerbach

“ So we must daily keep things wound: that is, we must pray when prayer seems dry as dust; we must write when we are physically tired, when our hearts are heavy, when our bodies are in pain. ”

- Madeleine L’Engle

“ Art washes away the dust of everyday life. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ His enemies shall lick the dust. ”

- Bible

“ Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was; and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it. ”

- Bible

“ Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket, and are counted as the small dust of the balance. ”

- Bible

“ When love turns into dust, money becomes the substitution. ”

- D. H. Lawrence

“ Heaven knows we need never be afraid of our tears, for they are the rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. ”

- Charles Dickens

“ Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. ”

- Red Auerbach

“ The Promised Land belongs to the person who takes the risks, whose face is marred by dust and sweat, who strives valiantly while daring everything. ”

- Tony Campolo

“ A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels in the dust, and beats his breast, and tells all the sins of his life. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Although gold dust is precious, when it gets in your eyes it obstructs your vision. ”

- Hsi Tang
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