Roadside Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 63 Quotes About Roadside

#1. If the garden of Eden really exists it does so moment by moment, fragmented and tough, cropping up like a fan of buddleia high up in the gutter of a deserted warehouse, or in a heap of frozen cabbages becoming luminous in the reflected light of roadside snow. - Author: Helen Dunmore
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#2. Happiness is a roadside flower growing on the highways of usefulness; plucked, it shall wither in thy hand; passed by, it is fragrance to thy spirit. Trample the thyme beneath thy feet; be useful, be happy. - Author: Martin Farquhar Tupper
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#3. We must educate the public. The average person has no idea of what's going on in factory farms, in laboratories, circuses, roadside zoos or rodeos. - Author: Bob Barker
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#4. And I thought kitty liter was the unlawful practice of discarding small felines along the roadside. - Author: Robert J. Morrissette
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#5. And in the evening, everywhere
Along the roadside, up and down,
I see the golden torches flare
Like lighted street-lamps in the town. - Author: Frank Dempster Sherman
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#6. I love to close my eyes a moment and think of the land outside, white under the mingled snow and moonlight--the heaps of stones by the roadside white--snow in the furrows. Mon Dieu! How quiet and how patient! - Author: Katherine Mansfield
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#7. I like to move forward and notice things along the roadside that indicate where I should go. - Author: Josh Homme
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#8. Human beings are born into this little span of life of which the best thing is its friendships and intimacies ... and yet they leave their friendships and intimacies with no cultivation, to grow as they will by the roadside, expecting them to "keep" by force of mere inertia. - Author: William James
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#9. Our military should spare no expense to ensure the safety of our troops, particularly as they confront a hostile insurgency and roadside bombs throughout Iraq. - Author: Christopher Dodd
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#10. I would need ... daisy love, you know, pretty love, sweet love that nonetheless was ubiquitous in roadside ditches in the summertime, and instead I would get orchid love. Love that needed misting and replanting and pruning and fertilizing and died anyway. - Author: Mary Ann Rivers
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#11. Life was an enormous rucksack so impossibly heavy that, even though it meant losing everything, it was infinitely easier to leave all baggage here on the roadside and walk into the blackness. - Author: Zadie Smith
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#12. If she'd kept up her AAA membership, she would have called them, but after the divorce, she'd had to cut some things out. Roadside assistance was one of them. Aargh. - Author: Melody Snow Monroe
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#13. This is a roadside attraction,' said Wednesday. 'One of the finest. Which means it is a place of power. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#14. There are a lot of car bombs and roadside bombs, house bombs, even, in this city planted by ISIS. So - but it's going to be a tough fight ahead, and the Iraqi generals expect to take the city back, the city of Ramadi, by mid-January. - Author: Tom Bowman
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#15. The weeping voices rise straight up and strike the clouds. A passer-by at the roadside asks a conscript why, The conscript answers only that drafting happens often. - Author: Du Fu
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#16. In the wake of the tax bonanzas for new commercial projects, roadside strips boomed. Private developers responded to the lack of planned centers, public space, and public facilities in suburbs by building malls, office parks, and industrial parks as well as fast-food restaurants and motels. - Author: Dolores Hayden
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#17. Fortune is a prize to be won. Adventure is the road to it. Chance is what may lurk in the shadows at the roadside. - Author: O. Henry
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#18. A springful of larks in a rolling Cloud and the roadside bushes brimming with whistling Blackbirds and the sun of October Summery On the hill's shoulder. - Author: Dylan Thomas
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#19. I sometimes wonder if I am crisscrossing my father's ghostly paths and we are entering same towns or roadside diners or the black ribbons of highways that gleam in the night rain. As if we were images in a time-lapse photograph. - Author: Gloria Steinem
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#20. For driving, a January thaw was always preferable to actual ice, but when it was over things froze more treacherously than before. And in its melting and condensing the roadside snow turned to clumps reminiscent of black-spotted cauliflower. Better never to have thawed. - Author: Lorrie Moore
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#21. Green roofs, roadside plantings, porous pavement, and sidewalk gardens have been proven to reduce flooding. They absorb rainwater before it swamps the streets and sewage systems. - Author: Frances Beinecke
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#22. There was a sharp crack from somewhere on the mountain. Then another. It's just a tree falling, he said. It's okay. The boy was looking at the dead roadside trees. It's okay, the man said. All the trees in the world are going to fall sooner or later. But not on us. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#23. On our way home we throw the apples, the biscuits, the chocolate and the coins in the tall grass by the roadside. It is impossible to throw away the stroking on our hair - Author: Agota Kristof
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#24. I could do terrible things to people who dump unwanted animals by the roadside. - Author: James Herriot
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#25. Wherever there is a large motorway enabling the transport of ton after ton of German goods, you will inevitably find a sweet little rabbit trembling by the roadside. - Author: Timur Vermes
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#26. We remember the grind of the insurgency
the roadside bombs, the sniper fire, the suicide attacks. From the 'triangle of death' to the fight for Ramadi; from Mosul in the north to Basra in the south
your will proved stronger than the terror of those who tried to break it. - Author: Barack Obama
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#27. Carol looked at her, as if really seeing her for the first time that evening, and under her eyes that went from her face to her hands in her lap, Therese felt like a puppy Carol had bought at a roadside kennel, that Carol had just remembered was riding beside her. - Author: Patricia Highsmith
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#28. Life must be poetry, a song, a dance, like a flower on the roadside, blossoming for no one in particular, but spreading its fragrance in the wind, and sending it anywhere. - Author: Lao-Tzu
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#29. They actually have working gasoline cars, and motels and roadside diners. They even have halls where they pump in toxic fumes so you can smell how it was when we were kids. - Author: Stephen Baxter
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#30. You should indeed have longer tarried By the roadside before you married. - Author: Walter Savage Landor
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#31. Love is blind; but it makes you see the blind man; teetering on the roadside ... - Author: Martin Amis
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#32. Why uproot
a perfectly healthy
white blazing star
from the soil
to allow room
for a roadside weed? - Author: Stephanie Hemphill
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#33. And he would take a roadside attraction, no matter how cheap, how crooked, or how sad, over a shopping mall, any day. M - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#34. Treason is a noxious weed," Pycelle declared solemnly. "It must be torn up, root and stem and seed, lest new traitors sprout from every roadside. - Author: George R R Martin
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#35. For one short wet month early in the next year the drought lifted. Spring tipped in like green well water frothing at the hedges bubbling at the roadside splashing from the cottage roof in garlands of ivy and stringflower - Author: Gregory Maguire
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#36. One day, a high summer flood washed him out of the burrow where he lived with his father and mother, and carried him, kicking and clucking, down a roadside ditch. - Author: Rudyard Kipling
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#37. Do you think Radiohead is my whole goddamn life? I also have a roadside cart where I sell apples and mincemeat pies. - Author: Thom Yorke
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#38. I liked taking the elements of roadside advertising out of context because it removes the imperative and just goes to the essence of it - the pure heart of advertising. - Author: Stanley Donwood
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#39. A man who had fallen among thieves lay by the roadside on his back dressed in fifteenthrate ideas wearing a round jeer for a hat - Author: E. E. Cummings
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#40. You might slip, you might slide You might stumble and fall by the roadside But don't you ever let nobody drag your spirit down Remember you're walking up to heaven, don't let nobody turn you around - Author: Eric Bibb
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#41. Somehow, all the talk about tenure and anthropology had given her visions of a thick-walled, libraried adobe, the kind of place that was covered with kilim rugs and fertility sculptures. The white stucco in front of her looked only slightly more substantial than a roadside weigh station. - Author: Mira Jacob
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#42. The mighty are beggars, child. They rattle silver cups by the roadside, pleading for love. - Author: Robert V.S. Redick
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#43. She thought of the things that lovely young women usually think about when they are relaxing in treetops and unhampered by underwear. - Author: Tom Robbins
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#44. The village of Polgardi is a dusty roadside settlement northeast of Lake Balaton, a resort area in western Hungary popular with German tourists. - Author: Peter Landesman
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#45. A high-speed collision gave a new sense of sight
To me
And now my vision can render the scene
A blurry image of wreckage and roadside debris
Happiness returned to me
Through a grave emergency - Author: Owl City
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#46. And this shall be for music when no one else is near,
The fine song for singing, the rare song to hear!
That only I remember, that only you admire,
Of the broad road that stretches and the roadside fire. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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#47. I've given up wanting to make a killing or be a bigshot. I just want to find happiness and maybe open up a little roadside cafe in Idaho. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#48. I'd assume love was safe, like ordering the same thing at a restaurant every single time. I didn't realize that it could be a greasy roadside sandwich and vomiting, followed by a conversation that made time slow down and my heart speed up. - Author: Alicia Thompson
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#49. Then she rooted around until she found the bathroom medicine cabinet. It used to contain a bottle of aspirin. Now it contained her scream from the time she was bitten by a llama at a roadside petting zoo in Manitoba. - Author: Ian Tregillis
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#50. Life is a pilgrimage. The wise man does not rest by the roadside inns. He marches direct to the illimitable domain of eternal bliss, his ultimate destination. - Author: Swami Sivananda
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#51. Through PETA, we rescue animals in roadside zoos and circuses. They are some of the most abused animals in the country. - Author: Sam Simon
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#52. In America, diner food or roadside barbecue is the best road food, but I am not a fan of eating while driving - too messy. - Author: Jose Andres
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#53. Well I walk right on up to your rebel roadside
The one that rambles on for a million miles
Yes I walk down this road searchin' for your love
And my soul too
When I find ya I ain't gonna let go. - Author: Jimi Hendrix
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#54. A sausage is an image of rest, peace and tranquility in stark contrast to the destruction and chaos of everyday life. - Author: Tom Robbins
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#55. Las Vegas is Everymans cut-rate Babylon. Not far away there is, or was, a roadside lunch counter and over it a sign proclaiming in three words that a Roman emperors orgy is now a democratic institution. Topless Pizza Lunch. - Author: Alistair Cooke
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#56. Rejoice with the day lily for it is born for a day to live by the mailbox and glorify the roadside - Author: Anne Sexton
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#57. You can't give up something you really believe in for financial reasons. If you die by the roadside - so be it. But at least you know you've tried. Ten minutes in the music scene was the equal of one hundred years outside of it. - Author: Robert Plant
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#58. To speak in literature with the perfect rectitude and insouciance of the movements of animals and the unimpeachable of the sentiment of trees in the woods and grass by the roadside is the flawless triumph of art. - Author: Walt Whitman
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#59. In the middle classes the gifted son of a family is always the poorest
usually a writer or artist with no sense for speculation
and in a family of peasants, where the average comfort is just over penury, the gifted son sinks also, and is soon a tramp on the roadside. - Author: John Millington Synge
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#60. Dear God, she was getting turned on in the middle of a roadside emergency. This had to stop. - Author: Miranda Liasson
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#61. Architectural kitsch is most common in the commercial pop vernacular - typified by the Big Duck of 1931 in Flanders, New York, a Long Island roadside poultry stand resembling a duck, which Venturi and Scott Brown made a cult object through their writings. - Author: Martin Filler
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#62. Grief is a funny thing because you don't have to carry it with you for the rest of your life. After a bit you set it down by the roadside and walk on and leave it. - Author: Rosamunde Pilcher
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#63. I don't know of any wrestler who hasn't, at one time or another, been with a fan. One time I met a woman at a match in Tennessee, and afterward we went to a little roadside motel. We checked in, went to the room, and enjoyed each other for an hour or so. - Author: Jerry Lawler
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