Comets Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 63 Quotes About Comets

#1. For the way of the comets is the poet's way. - Author: Marina Tsvetaeva
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#2. You are made
out of comets
and stars.

Do not surround
yourself with those
that treat you like
dirt and dust. - Author: Noor Shirazie
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#3. Run across a field of daisies at warp speed but keep your eyes on the ground. It's ace. Pedaled stars and dandelion comets streak the green universe. - Author: David Mitchell
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#4. It is only the sudden and unpredictable appearance of comets that spoils the immutable celestial sphere. - Author: John Pipkin
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#5. Oh, how portentous is prosperity! How comet-like, it threatens while it shines. - Author: Edward Young
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#6. The language of solace, and comets, and the girls we all become, in the end. - Author: Sarah Dessen
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#7. Madam: If you discover any more comets, can you not wait until they are announced by the proper authorities? - Author: George Phillips Bond
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#8. Goodnight, moon. Goodnight, stars. Goodnight planets, comets and... Mars. Yes, even you, Mars. And not only for the sake of the rhyme. - Author: Paul The Astronaut
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#9. Maybe some people don't feel scared when they think about comets and supernovas. Maybe they think it is wonderful. - Author: Lydia Netzer
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#10. We want an ensemble of stars, not comets. - Author: Rudolf Bing
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#11. Chasing after words like trying to grab the tails of comets. - Author: Libba Bray
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#12. Comets develop their distinctive tails when their surface material begins to evaporate as they approach the Sun. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#13. Of all the planets, moons, asteroids, and comets in our Solar System, there is fire only on Earth - because there are large amounts of oxygen gas, O2, only on Earth. Fire was, much later, to have profound consequences for life and intelligence. One thing leads to another. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#14. The neon signs which hang over our cities and outshine the natural light of the night with their own are comets presaging the natural disaster of society, its frozen death. - Author: Theodor W. Adorno
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#15. I wanted to be one of those people who have streaks to maintain, who scorch the ground with their intensity. But for now, at least I knew such people, and they needed me, just like comets need tails. - Author: John Green
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#16. Great men, like comets, are eccentric in their courses, and formed to do extensive good by modes unintelligible to vulgar minds. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#17. For the path of comets/ is the path of poets: they burn without warming,/ pick without cultivating. They are: an explosion, a breaking in - Author: Marina Tsvetaeva
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#18. There are certain events which to each man's life are as comets to the earth, seemingly strange and erratic portents; distinct from the ordinary lights which guide our course and mark our seasons, yet true to their own laws, potent in their own influences. - Author: Bill Vaughan
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#19. Out to sea, the calm lagoon waters were darkening, while the comets overhead glowed brighter, omens in the gloaming. - Author: Julian May
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#20. I'm sorry, he says. No two words were ever truer.
Still, she says nothing. Once a shield, now her taciturnity is brandished like a blade, carving away his sanity. She's the flaw in the paragon of life - the reason angels choose to dive to their downfalls in fiery comets of stardust. - Author: Laura Kreitzer
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#21. We all start out knowing magic. We are born with whirlwinds, forest fires, and comets inside us. We are born able to sing to birds and read the clouds and see our destiny in grains of sand. But then we get the magic educated right out of our souls. - Author: Robert McCammon
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#22. The Best of Elvis Presley, Doris Day, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bill Hailey and the Comets, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Frankie Laine all topped the charts in the '50s. Load a playlist of rock n' roll royalty. You're spoilt for choice. - Author: Sara Sheridan
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#23. I've been looking for a long, long time,
for this thing called love,
I've ridden comets across the sky,
and I've looked below and above.
Then one day I looked inside myself,
and this is what I found,
A golden sun residing there,
beaming forth God's light and sound. - Author: Rumi
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#24. Confusion has seized us, and all things go wrong,
The women have leaped from their spheres,
And, instead of fixed stars, shoot as comets along,
And are setting the world by the ears! - Author: Maria Weston Chapman
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#25. Comets importing change of times and states,
Brandish your crystal tresses in the sky
And with them scourge the bad revolting stars. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#26. A learned woman is thought to be a comet that bodes mischief whenever it appears. - Author: Bathsua Makin
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#27. I remember for that one moment, I believe I was hitch hiking on one of those comets, falling so fast that I'd surely burn away before I ever hit the ground. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#28. Damn the Solar System. Bad light; planets too distant; pestered with comets; feeble contrivance; could make a better myself. - Author: Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey
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#29. It's ridiculous that our solar system, not to mention the universe outside of that, is extraordinarily well organized, to the point where we can predict 70 years away when a comet is coming. - Author: Benjamin Carson
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#30. I am not quite sure how writing changes things, but I know that it does. It is indirect-like the trails of earthworms aerating the earth. It is not always deliberate-like the tails of glowing dust dragged by comets. - Author: Erica Jong
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#31. The motions of the comets are exceedingly regular, and they observe the same laws as the motions of the planets, but they differ from the motions of vortices in every particular and are often contrary to them. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#32. Comets are like cats: they have tails, and they do precisely what they want. - Author: David H. Levy
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#33. One didn't issue instructions to comets. Grown children did what they had to do, and parents could only grit their teeth and watch and pray for them to get through it. - Author: Lisa Alther
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#34. This most beautiful system of the sun, planets and comets, could only proceed from the counsel and dominion of an intelligent and powerful Being. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#35. There's always people looking the other way when the miracles take place, people who want only a good night's sleep when the stars are dancing, comets falling, the angels leaning low out of midnight with their trumpets, their cantatas of longing. - Author: Paul Russell
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#36. AUGUST IS THE Sun. Me and Mom and Dad are planets orbiting the Sun. The rest of our family and friends are asteroids and comets floating around the planets orbiting the Sun. - Author: R.J. Palacio
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#37. We are surrounded by a lot of failed ecosystems; the moon being one, Mars, Venus. There's evidence of water on Mars and rivers and it didn't take. Also, we have planets to guard us like Jupiter and Saturn that take the hits of the comets. It is miraculous that we exist on this planet, that it took. - Author: Robin Williams
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#38. If parents are the fixed stars in the child's universe, the vaguely understood, distant but constant celestial spheres, siblings are the dazzling, sometimes scorching comets whizzing nearby. - Author: Alison Gopnik
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#39. The tail of a comet can extend millionsof miles into space, always in the opposite direction of the sun, blown by the solar breeze. A comets tail is the closet thing to nothing that anything can be. I love that. The closest thing to nothing. - Author: Kelly Easton
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#40. I agree that we should go back to the moon and on to Mars. We should treat all objects in the solar system, including comets and asteroids, as exploration targets. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#41. The movement of comets is part of the ordinary works of nature which, without regard to the happiness or misery of mankind, are transported from one part of the heavens to another by virtue of the general laws of motion. - Author: Pierre Bayle
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#42. Human society is part of the general order, and the more our knowledge increases the less we are inclined to believe that the birth or death of princes, the rise or fall of millionaires, are matters that cause the sun to stand still or even produce the appearance of comets in the sky. - Author: Arthur Alfred Lynch
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#43. Against filling the Heavens with fluid Mediums, unless they be exceeding rare, a great Objection arises from the regular and very lasting Motions of the Planets and Comets in all manner of Courses through the Heavens. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#44. Astrology furnishes a splendid proof of the contemptible subjectivity of men. It refers the course of celestial bodies to the miserable ego: it establishes a connection between the comets in heaven and squabbles and rascalities on earth. - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#45. Success is like Halley's comet, you know. Every now and then it just comes around. - Author: Ross Perot
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#46. But when we listened to the radio, it was Bill Haley and the Comets or the Everly Brothers. - Author: Carly Simon
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#47. His epitaph: Who, by vigor of mind almost divine, the motions and figures of the planets, the paths of comets, and the tides of the seas first demonstrated. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#48. Amorphous forms [of ice], for example, are found naturally on comets, on asteroids, and the crystalline forms are found on Earth or at least could be made on Earth with enough pressure. Nothing else does this. - Author: Ira Flatow
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#49. You are damaged and broken and unhinged. But so are shooting stars and comets. - Author: Nikita Gill
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#50. These days, they all had their hands thrust into the sky, hoping for comets. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#51. Asteroids are craggy chunks of rock. Comets are balls of dirt, ice, and frozen gases. And meteors are, quite simply, whatever falls through and burns up in Earth's atmosphere from outer space. Asteroids - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#52. Old men and comets have been reverenced for the same reason: their long beards, and pretences to foretell events. - Author: Jonathan Swift
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#53. Ye country comets, that portend No war, nor prince's funeral, Shining unto no higher end Than to presage the grasses fall ... - Author: Andrew Marvell
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#54. I nee to reason for a plague, ... As far as I know no comets or eclipses have been forecast, and our sins are not great enough for God to be concerned with us. - Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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#55. Life is like a comet that briefly crosses the night sky without almost being noticed - Author: Bangambiki Habyarimana
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#56. Time, tide, and comets waited for no man. - Author: Neal Stephenson
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#57. Whether Earth was deliberately terraformed, in other words, or whether it was seeded with the spores of life from crashed comets or whether, indeed, life arose here spontaneously and accidentally, it is reasonable to hope that we might find traces of the same kind of process on Mars. - Author: Graham Hancock
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#58. When beggars die there are no comets seen; The heavens themselves blaze forth the death of princes. - Author: Barbara W. Tuchman
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#59. The moon's closeness is a huge advantage: To make it habitable, we would first have to bombard it with water-ice comets, a tricky endeavor best attempted with the many resources waiting on and near Earth. - Author: Gregory Benford
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#60. There has always been the same amount of light in the world. The new and missing stars, the comets and eclipses, do not affect thegeneral illumination, for only our glasses appreciate them. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#61. A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discovers are among them, as comets amongst the stars. - Author: Carl Linnaeus
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#62. Cosmic systems intertwine, astral bodies drip like wine, all of nature ebbs and flows. Comets shoot across the sky, can't explain the reasons why, this is how creation goes. - Author: Madonna Ciccone
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#63. Oh, dear me!" he lamented. "The raft has floated off and I suppose it's gone down that awful hole by now."
"Well, never mind. We're not on it," said Snufkin gaily. "What's a kettle here or there when you're out looking for a comet! - Author: Tove Jansson
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