Quotations About / On: STAR
'Good friends are like stars. You don't always see them, but you know they are always there.'
(I chose this as my quote because, I never knew that my friends are so close to me, because I couldn't 'see' them.)
... the creation of the woman, ... has the beauty that no stars in the skies and nor any flowers in the fields can ever match.
(From my essay entitled 'A Note On Women's History Month')
Night outs the stars.. they fall in love with their own light, realizing they need no other.
The sea: rocking cradle of the world.. sunset stairway to the stars..only by greatmasters trod... only written on by God.
''The sea: rocking cradle of the world.. sunset stairway to the stars..only by greatmasters trod... only written on by God.''
Do not chase after thes stars! when, you cannot fly.
... a country encapsulates our childhood and those lanes, byres, fields, flowers, insects, suns, moons and stars are forever reoccurring.
(Edna O'Brien (b. c. 1932), Irish author; relocated to England. Mother Ireland, ch. 7 (1976).)
A woman with her two children was captured on the steps of the capitol building, whither she had fled for protection, and this, too, while the stars and stripes floated over it.
(Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815-1884), U.S. journalist, author, crusader. Half A Century, pp. 148-49, Jansen, McClurg and Company, Chicago (1880).
On Washington slave trade.)
Astrology: do we make a hullabaloo among the stars, or do they make a hullabaloo down here?
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Sixth Selection, New York (1989).)
I'm going to be a great film star. That is, if booze and sex don't get me first.
(Jay Presson Allen (b. 1922), U.S. screenwriter. Sally Bowles (Liza Minnelli), Cabaret (1972).)