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It's like the brooding hen sitting over a china egg. ...
by Navjot Singh Sidhu

It's like the brooding hen sitting over a china egg.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

We'll take the cake with the red cherry on top.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Even a cock crows over his own dunghill.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Age has been the perfect fire extinguisher for flaming youth.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

 

The cat with gloves catches no mice.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

He will fight a rattlesnake and give it the first two bites too.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Wickets are like wives.
You never know what to expect from them.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

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I have seen many ladies displaying different styles
and different styles displaying ladies.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

I am a sepoy and will follow the guidance of my leaders.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

When you are dining with a demon, you got to have a long spoon.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Experience is like a comb that life gives you when you are bald.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

You can't play a symphony alone, it takes an orchestra to play it.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

After marriage, the other man's wife looks more beautiful.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Anybody can pilot a ship when the sea is calm.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

One who doesn't throw the dice can never expect to score a six.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

You got to choose between tightening your belt or losing your pants.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

We are all Adam's children - it's just the skin that
makes all the difference.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

If the heavens throw you dates, you got to keep your mouth open.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

A revolutionary idea is usually one with its sleeves rolled up.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

The third umpires should be changed as often as nappies and for the same reason.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

The Indians are finding the gaps like a pin in a haystack.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

There is light at the end of the tunnel for India,
but it's that of an oncoming train which will run them over.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
And venture belongs to the adventurous.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Beware of the naked man who offers you his shirt.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

A fallen lighthouse is more dangerous than a reef.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

The ball whizzes past like a bumblebee and the Indians are in the sea.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Nobody travels on the road to success without a puncture or two.
- Navjot Singh Sidhu

Anger is like a thorn in the heart.
- Yiddish Proverb

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned.
- The Buddha

Minds are like parachutes.
They only function when they are open.
- James Dewar

A person without a sense of humor
is like a wagon without springs.
It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you're gonna get.
- the movie Forrest Gump

If I try to be like him, who will be like me?
- Yiddish proverb

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time
like dew on the tip of a leaf.
- Rabindranath Tagore

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Just stop it. Seriously.
Whatever it is. Just stop it.
If only for an hour, a day, a week.
Stop doing it long enough to get a glimpse
of what the change would actually look like.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson

An overfull calendar, like an overfull stomach,
is a consequence of taking on too much.
Commit, and eat, in moderation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.
- William Shakespeare

Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve
some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
- Aristophanes

The unknown is like the darkness of a cave -
it can be illuminated by the brief light
of one adventurer's small candle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you don't like something, change it,
If you can't change it, change your attitude
- Maya Angelou

Celebrate! Celebration is an expression of Gratitude.
Gratitude is like the prayer, while
Celebration is the hymn and sacred dance.
Celebration is its own road to happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Know that time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
You give your own meaning to time, as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Act the way you'd like to be
and soon you'll be the way you act.
- Leonard Cohen

What if we just acted like everything was easy?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

There's a point... when you have to choose
whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life,
or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

Like Beauty, Joy and Suffering are
in the Eye of the Beholder.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Expressing gratitude seems like a cosmic invitation
for all kinds of thankfulness and appreciation to pour in.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Love is like the truth,
sometimes it prevails,
sometimes it hurts.
- Victor M. Garcia Jr.

We like a man to come right out and say what he thinks-
if we agree with him.
- Mark Twain

Like an Eagle, May You Always Soar
High Above the Troubles of the World.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

In matters of style, swim with the current;
in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
- Thomas Jefferson

Life is like a box of chocolates.
- Forrest Gump

We cling to our own point of view,
as though everything depended on it.
Yet our opinions have no permanence;
like autumn and winter, they gradually pass away.
- Zhuangzi

Time expands like a brightly colored balloon
when it is filled with joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself.
- Lao Tzu

Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Edison

Worrying is like a rocking chair,
it gives you something to do,
but it gets you nowhere.
- Glenn Turner

Dance like no one is watching,
love like you'll never be hurt.
Sing like no one is listening.
Live life like it's heaven on earth.
- Anonymous (various attributions and alternate phrasings)

Kindness, like a boomerang, always returns.
- Anonymous

To dream of the person you would like to be
is to waste the person you are.
- Anonymous

If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought,
happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him.
- The Buddha

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

Love like you've never been hurt,
dance like no one is watching,
live as though heaven is on earth.
- Satchel Paige


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