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The next world war will be fought with stones.
The stone will melt in tears,
because I can't remain closed to you forever.
I can't escape without being conquered.
From the blue sky an eye will gaze down,
to summon me in silence.
I will receive death utterly at your feet.
We all walk around with a stone in our shoe, Younger. William T.
Inside the peach, there is a stone.
The stone has no uncertainties, no urge to communicate, and is eternally the same for thousands of years, while I am only a passing phenomenon which bursts into all kinds of emotions, like a flame that flares up quickly and then goes out.
A poet wants only one small stone on which to carve his life.
There is life in a stone. Any stone that sits in a field or lies on a beach takes on the memory of that place. You can feel that stones have witnessed so many things.
First I loved women, then animals, and now I love stones. They're just as amusing as women and animals and they're much less trecherous.
You have to have the right sort of stone. Peridot for mothers, girasol for lovers, sapphire for sadness, and garnet for joy.
They carved your name into the stone and then
they put it in the ground,
I run my fingers through the grooves
When no one's around
Even stones have a love, a love that seeks the ground.
But stones, too, can lie.
The most precious jewels are not made of stone, but of flesh.
How happy is the little stone That rambles in the road alone, And doesn't care about careers, And exigencies never fears; Whose coat of elemental brown A passing universe put on; And independent as the sun, Associates or glows alone, Fulfilling absolute decree In casual simplicity.
Some days are diamond. Some days are stone.
The story of each stone leads back to a mountain.
Stones Come And Go, The Big Fish Eat The Little Fish And I Keep On Battling.
Without stones there is no arch.
A stone / which in its own archai, simpleminded way / sees life as a chain of failed attempts.
If only my heart were stone.
THE ADVENTURE OF THE MAZARIN STONE
When life places stones in your path, be the water. A persistent drop of water will wear away even the hardest stone.
Constant dropping wears away stones
Everything is breaking stones, up to a point.
Some stones are so heavy only silence helps you carry them!
When you are an outcast, even a tossed stone can be cherished.
The diamond is the hardest stone
The stone is a mirror which works poorly. Nothing in it but dimness. Your dimness or its dimness, who's to say? In the hush your heart sounds like a black cricket.
I wanted to dissolve into the floor, mixing myself with the hard stone. A stone had a single purpose: to be. No complicated promises, no worries and no feelings.
The hardest stone to cut and carve is within us.
Human nature is water, not stone.
Laura was flint in a nest of thistledown.
I say flint, not stone: a flint has a heart of fire.
A code that forbids you to cast the first stone, has forbidden you to admit the identity of stones and to know when or if you're being stoned.
Leave no stone unturned in your quest to disrupt a rock garden.
Just put the stone in your pocket, then leave me in an empty room so I can gaze out at all the Edgleys and laugh. Or maybe I'll pretend to be a ghost and haunt Beryl - Echo-Gordon (Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing With Fire)
We are stone enemies when the bell rings
The world is indeed a cold, hard stone.
Fire is the origin of stone. By working the stone with heat, I am returning it to its source.
Time may smooth the stone, but time will never wear it away.
Don't bite till you know if it's bread or stone.
A stone in the path may have the best intentions, but it must be kicked out of the path, for all that.
The stone often recoils on the head of the thrower.
I build only living stones
Statues to great men are made of the stones thrown at them in their lifetime.
Stones are raw, they blunt my paw,
but words will never hurt me.
There's nothing as weak and soft as water, yet it will eat away the hardest stone.
A diamond is just a rock. A really expensive rock.
The stones tear like flesh, rather than breaking. Although what happens is violent, it is a violence that is in stone. A tear is more unnerving than a break.
You're Wulfric Stone, and stones don't love.
The stone had been rolled away ... That fact alone demands a response.
Whether the pitcher hits the stone or the stone hits the pitcher, it goes ill with the pitcher.
I don't give up and I don't wear down. I'm not just rock, I'm diamond.
Looking at the fire on the stone.
A rock is a good thing, too, you know. If the Isles of Earthsea were all made of diamond, we'd lead a hard life here. Enjoy the illusions, lad, and let the rocks be rocks.
He has the qualities of a rock.
The hardened mass of liquid stones had much stronger qualities than those which had simply torn. The skin remained a recognisable part of the molten stone.
Under that heart of stone beat muscles of pure flint.
He trotted down the hallway on all fours and started in on his second favorite pastime, conversations with plumbing. Just what I needed: Stone, the Toilet Whisperer.
Even a stone would talk if you broke its teeth.
trying to translate
into a language that's known
a poem writ
in the language of stone
One day I saw with the eyes of my eternity in bliss and without effort, a stone. It tasted sweet, like heavenly herbs.
strung a small white stone with a hole in it. 'This is more precious
Some time ago, a man filled with sorrow handed me a bag filled with hope. Those stones were in that bag,
We're more than common rock," he murmured. "We're pretty nigh indestructible when we're in our stone forms."
I thought this over. "Then why didn't they pick you up and throw you into the sea?"
He sent me a dark look. "You're a bloodthirsty lass, aren't you?
The fall of the Stone will be one of the major proofs that the Dragon has been reborn. May the Stone stand till I am dust.
Stone should last forever, but on that night I came to understand that a stone was only another form of dust. Streams of holy dust loomed in the air, and every breath included remnants of the Temple, so that we inhaled that which was meant to stand through eternity.
or complementary stones, are arranged nearby.
Remember the stone in her fist. Michael
And what can still delight an inert stone except to become, once more, the bed of a raging torrent?
It is freezing fit to split a stone.
True, the curlers from Larga were supposed to be playing with a forty-five pound stone. The stone they has weighed an unofficial three hundred pounds, give or take; the Largans decided to train in the most difficult conditions in order to achieve maximal effectiveness.
In order to comprehend the beauty of a Japanese garden, it is necessary to understand - or at least to learn to understand - the beauty of stone.
I need a special-shiny-greeny-stone. I have pressed that button many times, but nothing happens.
Button? Don't you mean 'big-red-flat-pressy-thing?
I most certainly do not. It is a button. I named it after my Aunt Button.
The Stones were always exemplary of one of the best of all rock qualities: tightness. They have always been economical, the opposite of ornamental. Having a very clear idea of what they wanted to say they could go into a studio and make it all up on a three minute cut.
The stone you took away from a beach will long for that beach because it belongs there!
The god of creation broke me from stone
The mountain's the only ma I've known
My pa is the blue sky sheltering me
So stone I am and stone I'll be
But which is the stone that supports the bridge?
You cannot flea a stone.
He whom is without typos, throw the first stone.
Continual dropping wears away a stone.
I wonder if those in Silicon Valley who shave stones to their essence and put them in machines of memory perhaps already know somehow that stones have always managed information.
You cannot expect stone to be as pliable as clay.
And even childhood was no good any more - not the way it was. No worry then but how to find a good stone, not round exactly but flattened and water-shaped, to use in a sling pouch cut from a discarded shoe. Where did all the good stones go, and all simplicity?
Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.
The only thing written in stone is your epitaph.
Let them not make me a stone and let them not spill me, otherwise kill me.
Don't take anything for granite. That's what tombstones are made of.
Some things are more important than polished stone.
I came to Rome when it was a city of stone ... and left it a city of marble
Each individual's life starts with a new rough stone waiting to be discovered by a willing Apprentice.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
People who live in my stone house shouldn't throw glass.
Nothing is built on stone; All is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone.
A stone that looks satisfied with its position reflects the sense of ease the waller felt when placing it there.
Who builds in stone seeks to alter the structure of the universe.
Nothing is carved in stone!
Why shouldst thou not take even as much pleasure in beholding a counterfeit stone, which thine eye cannot discern from a right stone?
A stone image shed a miraculous tear of compassion over the incertitudes of life and death ...
The poem I want to write is impossible. A stone that floats.
Each possession I own is but a stone around my neck.