Quotes of Tissue

“ God will never tell us to do something that gratifies the flesh. ”

- Charles Stanley

“ A thorn in the flesh. ”

- Bible

“ Who is he who will affirm that there must be a web of flesh and bone to hold the shape of love? ”

- William Faulkner

“ I will not make fish one and flesh of another. ”

- John Clarke

“ Life, we learn too late, is in the living, in the tissue of each day and hour. ”

- Stephen B. Leacock

“ If you have the material it will form itself as a kind of connective tissue. ”

- James McBride

“ I'm a catalyst for change. You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place. ”

- Rupert Murdoch

“ If I do hit that rope and do a hop, skip and a jump and get up as high as I can, I'm just going to hold my breath, because I know i'm going to hear all kinds of scar tissue popping. ”

- Hulk Hogan

“ The use of fetuses as organ and tissue donors is a ticking time bomb of bioethics. ”

- Arthur Caplan

“ Many of our fears are tissue paper thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them. ”

- Brendan Behan

“ Life, we learn too late, is in the living, the tissue of every day and hour. ”

- Stephen B. Leacock

“ Life is the only real counselor. Wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue. ”

- Edith Wharton

“ It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But, it is never gone. ”

- Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

“ The tendinous part of the mind, so to speak, is more developed in winter; the fleshy, in summer. I should say winter had given the bone and sinew to literature, summer the tissues and the blood. ”

- John Burroughs

“ It was the most incredible thing that has ever happened to me in my life. It was as if you fired a 15-inch shell at a piece of tissue paper and it came back and hit you. ”

- Ernest Rutheford

“ I look at ordinary people in their suits, them with no scars, and I'm different. I don't fit with them. I'm where everybody's got scar tissue on their eyes and got noses like saddles. I go to conventions of old fighters like me and I see the scar tissue and all them flat noses and it's beautiful… ”

- Willie Pastrano

“ Education is so important when it comes to domesticity. I don't know why no one ever thought to paste a label on the toilet tissue spindle giving 1-2-3 directions for replacing the tissue on it. Then everyone in the house would know what Mama knows. ”

- Erma Bombeck

“ Making coffee has become the great compromise of the decade. It's the only thing real men do that doesn't seem to threaten their masculinity. To women, it's on the same domestic entry level as putting the spring back into the toilet-tissue holder or taking a chicken out of the freezer to thaw. ”

- Erma Bombeck

“ Each morning the day lies like a fresh shirt on our bed; this incomparably fine, incomparably tightly woven tissue of pure prediction fits us perfectly. The happiness of the next twenty-four hours depends on our ability, on waking, to pick it up. ”

- Walter Benjamin

“ You wake up in the morning, and your purse is magically filled with twenty-four hours of un-manufactured tissue of the universe of your life! It is yours. It is the most precious of possessions. No one can take it from you. And no one receives either more or less than you receive. ”

- Arnold Bennett
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