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Your Ale

Shoulder the sky, my lad, and drink your ale.

- A. E. Housman

Proud Eternity

The troubles of our proud and angry dust are from eternity, and shall not fail. Bear them we can, and if we can we must. Shoulder the sky, my lad, and drink your ale.

- A. E. Housman

Alone Give

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Star I Remember

Growing up on a farm was the best. I remember loving that expanse of space. The sky at night was so clear, I could see every star.

- Abbie Cornish

Which Means

It's not written in the Constitution or anything else.... Congress, just out of the clear blue sky, said the airwaves belong to the people, which means, in essence, that it belongs to Congress.

- Adrian Cronauer

Cold Sense

There is extraordinary similarities between the Midwest in America and Europe in that there is this sense of vast, open sky and loneliness and cold.

- Ajay Naidu

Being Failed

I quit being afraid when my first venture failed and the sky didn't fall down.

- Allen Neuharth

Blank Big

My eyes went blank, and I stared off, and the music started. It was raining, and the sun was shining at the same time, and there were these big bay windows, and there was the blue in the sky, and the sun on the trees, and it was drizzling.

- Al Jarreau

Inspirational Look

You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.

- Alan Watts

Harmony Torn

I was born poor and without religion, under a happy sky, feeling harmony, not hostility, in nature. I began not by feeling torn, but in plenitude.

- Albert Camus

News Average

I like to get home, flop on the couch, and watch Sky Sports News. I'm just your average bloke.

- Alfie Allen

Painting Always

I always start a painting with the sky.

- Alfred Sisley

Think I Think

I think each character is different for me, but I am a director's actor. So if I get the right vision and right guidance from my director, I think sky is the limit for me.

- Alia Bhatt

Desire Other

There must be other races out there, watching our tiny yellow sun glimmering in their unknown field of the sky. Do they desire us as we desire them?

- Alice Hastings Bradley

Grateful Through

I will sit in the car on the way to a meeting and just smile. I really mean that. It helps you get through life. If you have nothing to say, smile. Look up at the sky and smile. Just be grateful.

- Andre Leon Talley

News Snail

I have to confess I'm addicted to Sky Sports News. Just the music can pull me in. And then whether it's badminton in the Czech Republic, snail pushing or mole hopping, I'm hooked.

- Andrew Buchan

Rock Rock Stars

Rock stars aren't crapped out of the sky.

- Andy Biersack

New Marked

There are no signposts in the sky to show a man has passed that way before. There are no channels marked. The flier breaks each second into new uncharted seas.

- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

German Caliber

Tom Arnold and I, we have a huge firefight scene on top of a German tank. I get to shoot 50 caliber rounds. We shoot a helicopter out of the sky. That's the only fight I'm in.

- Anthony Anderson

Excellent Give

I promise to be an excellent husband, but give me a wife who, like the moon, will not appear every day in my sky.

- Anton Chekhov

Diamonds See

We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.

- Anton Chekhov

Student Charts

Jocelyn Bell joined the project as a graduate student in 1965, helping as a member of the construction team and then analysing the paper charts of the sky survey.

- Antony Hewish

Rain Fathers

Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky.

- Arna Bontemps

Perfect Figures

Sky and clouds and trees and little figures relaxing in the perfect rural rhythm of their surroundings: these are the staples of a Gainsborough landscape.

- Arthur Smith

Divinity Otherwise

The Egyptians saw the sun and called him Ra, the Sun God. He rode across the sky in his chariot until it was time to sleep. Copernicus and Galileo proved otherwise, and poor Ra lost his divinity.

- Ashwin Sanghi


Music fathoms the sky.

- Charles Baudelaire

Death Will

After my death, the molecules of my being will return to the earth and the sky. They came from the stars. I am of the stars.

- Charles Lindbergh

Country Big

In Finland in the winter, when the sky is totally choked with clouds, the country becomes one big sensory deprivation tank.

- Charles Platt

Some Tender

The Dick, Jane, and Spot primers have gone to that bookshelf in the sky. I have, in some ways, a tender feeling toward them, so I think it's for the best.

- Chris Van Allsburg

Doing Seemed

We had no idea what we were in for when we started Blue Sky. We just had an idea of what we wanted to do. When we got to a point where it seemed impossible, we just kept doing it. After 18 years, we have a lot of it done.

- Chris Wedge

Sad Like

Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.

- Christopher Morley

Magic Against

I've stood outside my house in Montana looking at the northern lights... crackling against the night sky. To me, that's magic.

- Christopher Paolini

Flight Realized

Later, I realized that the mission had to end in a let-down because the real barrier wasn't in the sky but in our knowledge and experience of supersonic flight.

- Chuck Yeager

Processes Which

The objects that are of moderate energy, like our sun or most of the stars that we see in the night sky with the naked eye, are objects in which relatively moderate energy processes are taking place.

- Claude Nicollier

Study Other

On one hand, to be able to go from one direction in the sky to study such an object to another direction to study another object, and on the other hand to be able to maintain accurately the position in space.

- Claude Nicollier

Christmas Toys

As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly, when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky. So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, with the sleigh full of toys, and St. Nicholas too.

- Clement Clarke Moore

Desire Looked

I was interested in telescopes and the way they worked because I had an intense desire to see what things looked like, so I learned how to use telescopes and find things in the sky.

- Clyde Tombaugh

Only Street

Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.

- Coco Chanel

Away Least

I've never seen a moon in the sky that, if it didn't take my breath away, at least misplaced it for a moment.

- Colin Farrell

Rain Always

In Scotland, beautiful as it is, it was always raining. Even when it wasn't raining, it was about to rain, or had just rained. It's a very angry sky.

- Colin Hay

Behind Center

You have full-field view when you're watching the film. Eye in the sky, it's a lot easier to look at it that way than when you're back behind center.

- Colin Kaepernick

Optimistic Having

Hope is not just... out in the sky, or accepting the facts or reality. Hope is having optimistic, positive expectations.

- Craig Sager

Drop By The Time

By the time Africa is developed, it will be the wonderland of the world, 'cause it will be able to make use of all the mistakes of other nations. But it nah go just drop out of the sky. So we have to put in work.

- Damian Marley

Which Captivated

When I was a boy, the only thing which captivated me as much as music was the night sky.

- Daniel Hope

Tapes Dad

My nana used to tape 'The Simpsons' when it aired on Sky. We'd get the VHS tapes - my dad would courier them from Nana's house to us - and we'd watch them on Sunday nights.

- Daniel Rigby

Languages Wide

From 'Embracing the Wide Sky', I went to the States, to Canada and to different parts of Europe as well. I gave interviews in several languages.

- Daniel Tammet

Falling New

Republicans tend to be more steadfast in their allegiance, and Democrats read one headline in the 'New York Times,' and the sky is suddenly falling.

- David Brock

Night Asking

When we look up at the night sky and wonder, 'Is there anyone else out there?' we're also asking who we are in relation to them.

- David Gerrold

Falling Could

The sky was falling down on me and I spent most of the time drunk. It was the only way I could handle it.

- David Millar

Me Excuse

Excuse me while I kiss the sky.

- Jimi Hendrix

Small Like

The thing I like about astronomy is being outside at night and seeing the stars in a dark sky. It makes you feel small.

- Jimmy Walker

Afternoon Coast

Late afternoon on the West Coast ends with the sky doing all its brilliant stuff.

- Joan Didion

Thankful Bed

Thank God we're living in a country where the sky's the limit, the stores are open late and you can shop in bed thanks to television.

- Joan Rivers

Die Hay

Work and pray, live on hay, you'll get pie in the sky when you die.

- Joe Hill

Other Rhythms

What makes me write is the rhythm of the world around me - the rhythms of the language, of course, but also of the land, the wind, the sky, other lives. Before the words comes the rhythm - that seems to me to be of the essence.

- John Burnside

Nature Light

The sky is the source of light in nature - and governs everything.

- John Constable

Nature Rivers

Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.

- John Lubbock

Nature Listening

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.

- John Lubbock

Nature More

I slow down when hiking. The rhythm of nature is more leisurely. The sun comes up, it moves across the sky, and you begin to synchronize to that rhythm.

- John Mackey

Star Again

I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky; and all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by.

- John Masefield

Guns Still

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place, and in the sky, The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard among the guns below.

- John McCrae

Nature Which

It is written on the arched sky; it looks out from every star. It is the poetry of Nature; it is that which uplifts the spirit within us.

- John Ruskin

Nature Which

The sky is the part of creation in which nature has done for the sake of pleasing man.

- John Ruskin

Clear Like

The attack of John Brown upon Harper's Ferry came upon Virginia like a clap of thunder out of a clear sky.

- John Sergeant Wise

Side Other

I live on the other side of Copernicus and Galileo; I can no longer conceive of God as sort of above the sky, looking down and keeping record books.

- John Shelby Spong

Falling Before

Before Little Bighorn, Sitting Bull had dream of soldiers falling from the sky.

- John Trudell

Nature Rain

Rain is grace; rain is the sky descending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life.

- John Updike

Stupid Think

Artists can color the sky red because they know it's blue. Those of us who aren't artists must color things the way they really are or people might think we're stupid.

- Jules Feiffer

Mountains Which

On the morrow the horizon was covered with clouds- a thick and impenetrable curtain between earth and sky, which unhappily extended as far as the Rocky Mountains. It was a fatality!

- Jules Verne

Which Grownup

A child's fear is a world whose dark corners are quite unknown to grownup people; it has its sky and its abysses, a sky without stars, abysses into which no light can ever penetrate.

- Julien Green

Think Dealing

I hope to have more time to think, to look at the sky, dealing with less crisis management, to learn another language, to travel.

- Juliet Stevenson

Aim May

Our aim may be as high as the endless sky, but we should have a resolve in our minds to walk ahead, hand-in-hand, for victory will be ours.

- Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Love Flowers

I'm an introvert... I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky.

- Audrey Hepburn

See Even

But even now, when people see me in the street, they point upwards to the sky.

- Barry Gibb

Love Like

Even after all this time, the sun never says to the earth, 'You owe me.' Look what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole sky.

- Hafez

Hole Frazier

William Kittredge's 'Hole in the Sky' is one of my favorite books. Ian Frazier's 'Family' I adore.

- Bill Clegg

Aim Ceiling

Aim for the sky and you'll reach the ceiling. Aim for the ceiling and you'll stay on the floor.

- Bill Shankly

Environmental Waste

Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.

- Henry David Thoreau

Chained Even

No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.

- Bob Dylan

Nature Her

The sky lovingly smiles on the earth and her children.

- Henry Morton Stanley

Invisible Filled

The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Human Being Like

To me acting is like a jigsaw puzzle. The jigsaw puzzle is of the sky and all the pieces are blue. Out of this you have to create a human being and put it together.

- Henry Winkler

Soul Another

The sky is one whole, the water another; and between those two infinities the soul of man is in loneliness.

- Henryk Sienkiewicz

Idea About

Let's not talk about Communism. Communism was just an idea, just pie in the sky.

- Boris Yeltsin

Joe Discovered

Interestingly, 'October Sky' is an anagram of 'Rocket Boys', the same letters just moved around. This was discovered by director Joe Johnston using an anagram program on his computer.

- Homer Hickam

Movie Studios

After marketing surveys by Universal Studios indicated that 'Rocket Boys' as a movie title would not attract the female over-age-thirty demographic, the film was retitled and released as 'October Sky.'

- Homer Hickam

Rat Forming

Mr Speaker, I smell a rat; I see him forming in the air and darkening the sky; but I will nip him in the bud.

- Boyle Roche

Pulled Bearded

How does a cosmos without a bearded, bathrobed God in the sky pull off all the things that a bearded, bathrobed guy in the sky was supposed to have pulled off? If there was no God who said 'Let there be light,' where did we get all that light?

- Howard Bloom

Like Surface

Bits and pieces flung into the universe, sticking in the sky like cotton balls on a jet black velcro surface.

- Bradley Chicho

Pink Mine

Surrender the vert platonic bond tying your soul to mine craft, the sky fades a pink shadow cast.

- Bradley Chicho

Leader Prime

I've got an opportunity that not many people have - to be the leader of Team Sky as I enter the prime years of my career.

- Bradley Wiggins

Think Country

The sky in Texas is the most amazing sky in the whole country, I think, like you can see more sky in Texas than you can see anywhere else in the world.

- Idina Menzel

Law Most

Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.

- Immanuel Kant

Mind Which

Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed, the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed.

- Indra Devi

Nature Africa

As a kid in Africa, you were so connected to nature itself because you went farming, watched the moon out at night, observed how the sky was different, and how the birds chanted different songs in the evening and the morning.

- Ishmael Beah

Falling Maybe

Is the sky falling? No. It's maybe drooping a bit.

- Burton Richter

Empty Witness

My witness is the empty sky.

- Jack Kerouac

Reach Could

I want to do a character in a one-woman show who's a yoga teacher from the Bronx. I could do the best accent: 'Raise yaw ahms up! Reach faw da sky!'

- Cara Buono

Will Here

Will and I are yin and yang. He's all sky, vast and bright and soaring, and I'm all earth. I'm here to ground him, and he's here to help me fly.

- Jada Pinkett Smith

Explain Boundless

Every time someone tried to explain to me there are limits to what one man can do, I pointed to the boundless sky and said, 'There is the limit'.

- Jaiprakash Gaur