Obelisk Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 23 Quotes About Obelisk

#1. The major concern ... was to create a monument which would have lasting significance and would be a landmark of our time ... Neither an obelisk nor a rectangular box nor a dome seemed right on this site or for this purpose. But here, at the edge of the Mississippi River, a great arch did seem right. - Author: Eero Saarinen
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#2. The toil of all that be Helps not the primal fault; It rains into the sea, And still the sea is salt. A. E. HOUSMAN MORE POEMS - Author: Arthur C. Clarke
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#3. Too often, people get elected to a body, to any office, and the first thing they do is talk about how this year, it's going to be different. - Author: Bob Wise
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#4. We are fundamentally connected. We met when we were broken seeds, when we were still being formed into something. We had to grow together to survive. Some part of us will always be like that, connected, growing together. We're different flowers, but we were nurtured from the same damaged root. - Author: R.K. Lilley
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#5. You lose a certain kind of innocence when you experience this type of kindness. You lose your right to be a jaded cynic. You can no longer go back through the looking glass and pretend not to know what you know about kindness. It's a defeat, in a way. - Author: Rob Sheffield
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#6. I love you."
"You've loved other people but you still left them."
"It's not that simple."
"I don't want to be another scalp on your pole. - Author: Jeanette Winterson
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#7. Think honestly what you have thought that God would not have thought, and what you have not thought that God would have you think. - Author: Marianne Williamson
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#8. Higher, Orville, higher! - Author: David McCullough
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#9. Poseidon's trident was also all over the place, since Peter the Great wanted to stress Russia's sea power. I especially like the trident on top of an obelisk
what a great Egyptian/Greek mix up! - Author: Rick Riordan
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#10. a Nean derthal with a badge. - Author: C.J. Box
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#11. He admired her surety. She knew her own worth and did not pretend otherwise for those who judged her on her parentage. But by refusing to tolerate fools and play nice, she'd condemned herself to a solitary path, both in defeat and in victory. - Author: Sherry Thomas
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#12. The new rule says that the FBI has the right to go to public places on the same terms and conditions as other members of the public for counter-terrorism purposes. - Author: John Ashcroft
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#13. He read of the Obelisk in the Place de la Concorde that weeps tears of granite in its lonely sunless exile and longs to be back by the hot, lotus-covered Nile. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#14. I feel like I'm married to what I do, to the streets. And I feel like when the streets are mad, it's serious. - Author: Young Jeezy
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#15. Gavin said that writing novels with a PC was supposed to be easier than writing with a typewriter and bond paper, or with a pen and foolscap, or with a chisel and a granite obelisk imported from Greece. I shook my head with pity as he related this canard to me. - Author: Gary Reilly
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#16. From the street below, the SYLK Institute building resembled a perfectly faceted aquamarine obelisk, rising from the cracked concrete and asphalt of the nation's capital city. - Author: Jonathan Marker
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#17. Mitchell rose to the task of playing the avenging angel for the Confederate States. There have been hundreds of novels about the Civil War, but Gone With the Wind stands like an obelisk in the - Author: Margaret Mitchell
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#18. Maybe, standing next to the obelisk of Ma'at, surrounded by the Sea of Chaos, we both realized that restraining ourselves from vengeance is what made us different from Apophis. Rules had their place. They kept us from unraveling. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#19. Racism serves as the cutting edge of the most reactionary movements. An ideology that starts by declaring one human being inferior to another is the slope whose end is at Auschwitz. - Author: Ken Livingstone
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#20. Between the river in the mellow English landscape and the African mountain ridge, ran the path of this life ... The bowstring was released on the bridge at Eton, the arrow described its orbit, and hit the obelisk in the Ngong Hills. - Author: Karen Blixen
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#21. What's on your mind, Derek? she whispered.
"You ... " I saw no reason to lie " ... how I can't imagine life without you. - Author: Bella Forrest
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#22. Our steel-tipped step-ladder arrows will let us rescue that injured stork that settled down on top of the obelisk and can't fly away! - Author: Robert Bernstein
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#23. The Christian who will sit with sealed lips when his Master is assailed, when religion is attacked, when wickedness is broached and defended, when truth is denounced, is a denier of his Lord, as guilty as Simon Peter in Pilate's hall. - Author: Theodore L. Cuyler
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