Quotes of Stricken

“ A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life. ”

- Lewis Mumford

“ Good novels are not written by orthodoxy-sniffers, nor by people who are conscience-stricken about their own orthodoxy. Good novels are written by people who are not frightened. ”

- George Orwell

“ No witchcraft, no enemy action had silenced the rebirth of new life in this stricken world. The people had done it themselves. ”

- Rachel Carson

“ The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man makes the same mistake about the rich man. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Life is merely a fracas on an unmapped terrain, and the universe a geometry stricken with epilepsy. ”

- Emil Cioran

“ Truffles must come to the table in their own stock and as you break open this jewel sprung from a poverty-stricken soil, imagine-if you have never visited it-the desolate kingdom where it rules. ”

- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

“ He that is stricken blind cannot forget The precious treasure of his eyesight lost. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Either move or be moved. ”

- Colin Powell

“ We are merely the stars' tennis balls, struck and bandied which way pleases them. ”

- John Webster

“ And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved. ”

- Bible
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