Quotations About / On: EMPTY
Unarmed war of her
Beyond the scraps of our love
I am empty in this world
Splitting empty in emptiness
Do not be decieved, you are not worthless for having empty pocket; a worthless person is him who has empty head
The hunter at times comes home empty handed.
The lonely become either thoughtful or empty.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Eighth Selection, New York (1991).)
An empty head is not really empty; it is stuffed with rubbish. Hence the difficulty of forcing anything into an empty head.
(Eric Hoffer (1902-1983), U.S. philosopher. Reflections on the Human Condition, aph. 88 (1973).)
'the question was always 'is the glass half full or half
empty', but since air takes the place of liquid, the glass
is always full'
A bucket half full is a bucket half empty.
By Edward Kofi Louis.
'Let me move like a snail as sluggish as the weak to my destiny rather than running as fast as an athletic sprinter to a destination empty handed'
(Journeying to my destiny I achieves by gentle careful steps forward.)
As desire recedes, the world becomes clear, pale, and empty.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, New York (1984).)
Prometheus is reaching out for the stars with an empty grin on his face.
(Arthur Koestler (1905-1983), Hungarian-born British author. New York Times (July 21, 1969).
On the first moon-landing.)