Resembles Gobelin Quotes

Resembles Gobelin Quotes: Life resembles Gobelin tapestry; you do not see the canvass on the right side; but when you turn it, the threads are visible.
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow only As the mist resembles the rain.
The Yankee: In acuteness and perseverance, he resembles the Scotch. In frugal neatness, he resembles the Dutch. But in truth, a Yankee is nothing else on earth but himself.
... Nothing resembles reality less than the photograph. Nothing resembles substance less than its shadow. To convey the meaning of something substantial you have to use not a shadow but a sign, not the limitation but the image. The image is a new and different reality, and of course it does not convey an impression of some object, but the mind of the subject; and that is something else again.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
COMMENDATION n. The tribute that we pay to achievements that resembles but do not equal our own.
Hardly anyone about whom I deeply care at all resembles anyone else I have ever met, or heard of, or read about in literature.
Author: Renata Adler
The philosopher who would fain extinguish his passions resembles the chemist who would like to let his furnace go out.
The emotional state that leads to achievements resembles that of a worshiper or the lover.
Only thought can resemble. It resembles by being what it sees, hears, or knows; it becomes what the world offers it.
I was a big Michael Jordan fan growing up. I don't feel my game resembles his though.
Author: Jeremy Lin
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity of mankind: it is necessary, it is dear to us, it gives us pleasure, and we must conceal it.
Author: Voltaire
My heart resembles the ocean; has storm, and ebb and flow; and many a beautiful pearl lies hid in its depths below.
A single man has not nearly the value he would have in a state of union. He is an incomplete animal. He resembles the odd half of a pair of scissors.
Love born of anxiety resembles a thorn shaped so that efforts to pull it out of one's flesh merely cause it to penetrate more deeply therein.
But it is hard to know them from friends, they are so obsequious and full of protestations; for a wolf resembles a dog, so doth a flatterer a friend.
What takes place in the Security Council more closely resembles a mugging than either a political debate or an effort at problem-solving.
How his alley resembles the morgue Can you hear the pounding of the doors? That is his house, he's gonna get you today Scream murder! The last words you say
Author: Savatage
You were wise not to waste years in a lawsuit ... he who commences a suit resembles him who plants a palm-tree which he will not live to see flourish.
The enemy resembles us. Therefore, he needs to be approached not as an assembly of 'targets' to be destroyed one by one; but as a living, intelligent entity capable of acting and reacting.