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Pale hands I loved beside the Shalimar,
by Adela Florence Nicolson

Pale hands I loved beside the Shalimar,
where are you now? Who lies beneath your spell?
- Adela Florence Nicolson

Often devotion to virtue arises from sated desire.
- Adela Florence Nicolson

I shall go the way of the open sea, to the lands I knew before you came,
and the cool ocean breezes shall blow from me the memory of your name.
- Adela Florence Nicolson

Less than the dust beneath thy chariot wheel,
less than the weed that grows beside thy door.
- Adela Florence Nicolson

 

Men should be judged not by their tint of skin,
the gods they serve, the vintage they drink,
nor by the way they fight, or love, or sin,
but by the quality of the thought they think.
- Adela Florence Nicolson

Service which is rendered without joy
helps neither the servant nor the served.
But all other pleasures and possessions
pale into nothingness before service
which is rendered in a spirit of joy.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
- Horace

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How gently rock yon poplars high Against the reach
of primrose sky With heaven's pale candles stored.
- Jean Ingelow

Others are keen to see if natives other than us live better than we do,
without heat in pipes, ice in boxes,
sunshine in bulbs,
music on disks, or images gliding over a pale screen.
- Ella Maillart

The tones of gray, pale turquoise and pink will prevail.
- Christian Dior

The things I keep going back to, rereading,
maybe they say more about me as a reader than about the books.
Love in the Time of Cholera, Pale Fire.
- Michael Chabon

No one can be happy who has been thrust outside the pale of truth.
And there are two ways that one can be removed from this realm:
by lying,
or by being lied to.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

It's funny that all these goths paint their faces with
such white make-up and that is the actual colour of my skin,
I am that pale!
- Kelly Osbourne

Talking, talking.
Spinning a web of words, pale walls of dreams,
between myself and all I see.
- John Gardner

But in the east the sky was pale and through the gray
woods came lanterns with wagons and horses,
bringing Grandpa and Grandma and aunts and uncles and cousins.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder

And as pale sickness does invade, Your frailer part,
the breaches made, In that fair lodging still more clear,
Make the bright guest, your soul, appear.
- Edmund Waller

It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear,
but the pale and the hungry-looking.
- Julius Caesar

There are many teachers who could ruin you.
Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher.
You have to evolve on your own.
- Berenice Abbott

Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut
of the poor and the towers of kings.
- Horace

For me, the summer will be pure gray -
mother-of-pearl gray,
very pale gray.
To me, this is the big statement for summer.
Then we have light blue, light turquoise,
lots of pink.
- Gianni Versace

I was always hearing that I was pale and thin and small.
- Georg Brandes

I don't go tanning anymore because Obama put a 10 percent tax on tanning.
McCain would never put a 10 percent tax on tanning.
Because he's pale and would probably want to be tan.
- Nicole Polizzi

Leaders are not pale reflectors of major social conflicts;
they play up some,
play down others, ignore still others.
- James MacGregor Burns

The worst excesses of the Congress of the 1980s pale
in comparison with what is going on in Washington today.
- Marty Meehan

I have olive skin, so if I get pale,
I look green.
I have to tan.
- Nicole Richie

When a man lies he murders some part of the world.
These are the pale deaths men miscall their lives.
- Paul Gerhardt

In California in the early Spring, There are pale yellow mornings,
when the mist burns slowly into day,
The air stings like Autumn,
clarifies like pain - Well, I have dreamed this coast myself.
- Robert Hass

Black writers, of whatever quality, who step outside
the pale of what black writers are supposed to write about,
or who black writers are supposed to be,
are condemned to silences in black literary circles
that are as total and as destructive as any imposed by racism.
- Audre Lorde

Once upon a perfect night, unclouded and still,
there came the face of a pale and beautiful lady.
The tresses of her hair reached out to make the constellations,
and the dewy vapours of her gown fell soft upon the land.
- Kit Williams

I saw the Count lying within the box upon the earth,
some of which the rude falling from the cart had scattered over him.
He was deathly pale, just like a waxen image,
and the red eyes glared with the horrible vindictive
look which I knew so well.
- Bram Stoker

With her high pale brow under her faded brown hair,
she was like a rock washed clean by years of her husband's absences at conventions,
dinners, committee meetings or simply at the office.
- Louis Auchincloss

I thought I was benefiting the Indians as well as the government,
by taking them all over the United States,
and giving them a correct idea of the customs,
life, etc., of the pale faces, so that when they returned
to their people they could make known all they had seen.
- Buffalo Bill

There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue,
and more tales come from pale lips than can enter an ear.
It is both the grandeur and the pain of the remoter
moods that they avoid the pathway of sound.
- Thomas Hardy

But, in fact, there is nothing that can bring you closer
to fearlessness about everything else in the world than being a parent -
because everyday fears - like not being approved of -
pale by comparison to the fears you have about your children.
- Arianna Huffington

I find myself enjoying a deeper love than I ever imagined
was possible in the form of my daughter and certainly
in the union with my wife.
It makes everything else, including work,
which is one of the things I'm most passionate about,
pale by comparison.
- Benjamin Bratt

Take your life in your own hands, and what happens?
A terrible thing: no one to blame.
- Erica Jong

Reality is what you believe it to be.
It's what you put your thought and energy into,
because your hands physically manifest thought.
So your world becomes what you feel and what you think.
- Jewel

Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be,
at the hands of his brother, never by killing him.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Many hands make light work.
- Proverb

Wonder what opportunities you pass, unwittingly,
because your hands are so busy clasping
what you think you have always known.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Approach life with an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands.
One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
- Audrey Hepburn

The final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

There is no evil and there are
no evil forces in the world.
There are only people of awareness,
and there are people who are fast asleep -
and sleep has no force.
The whole energy is in the hands of the awakened people.
And one awakened person can awaken the whole world.
One lighted candle can make millions of candles lighted
without losing it's light.
- Osho

Often the hands will solve a mystery
that the intellect has struggled with in vain.
- Carl Jung

Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty;
it is its own reward.
Everything else is in God's hands.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands:
not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
- Colin Wilson

I come with an Open Mind, Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The WAY is Not The Way for You,
Unless You Come With an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths,
but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

I come to life with an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

God Loves an Open Mind, Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
So does Your Mother.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We were given:
Two hands to hold.
Two legs to walk.
Two eyes to see.
Two ears to listen.
But why only one heart?
Because the other was given to someone else.
For us to find.
- Anonymous

As we join hands in fellowship
around this bountiful table,
we give thanks for the blessings of this food
and the love of these friends
as a symbol of our gratitude
for all the manifold blessings of this life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Human salvation lies in the hands
of the creatively maladjusted.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

God has given us two hands, one to receive with
and the other to give with.
- Billy Graham

Life is unlimited.
Your world expands with the generosity, compassion,
inventiveness, and service that you contribute.
Money that is spent or given away returns multiplied.
The more love that is given, the more love returns.
The more a helping hand is given, the more hands
are strengthened and empowered to help.
We can help each other to all be winners.
We can all have food, and jobs, and love, and happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

How true Daddy's words were when he said:
all children must look after their own upbringing.
Parents can only give good advice
or put them on the right paths,
but the final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

Every man's dream is to be able to sink into the arms
of a woman without also falling into her hands.
- Jerry Lewis

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands.
That's probably why they get along so well.
- Jonathan Carroll

Technological progress is like an axe
in the hands of a pathological criminal.
- Albert Einstein

I'm all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons
out of the hands of fools.
Let's start with typewriters.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Government "help" to business is just as disastrous
as government persecution...
the only way a government can be of service to national
prosperity is by keeping its hands off.
- Ayn Rand

Show me your hands.
Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet.
Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart.
Have you left a place for divine love?
- Fulton J. Sheen

Child-rearing is my main interest now.
I'm a hands-on father.
- Sean Penn

Designed by architects with honorable intentions but hands of palsy.
- Jimmy Breslin

A relationship, I think, is like a shark.
You know? It has to constantly move forward or it dies.
And I think what we got on our hands is a dead shark.
- the Woody Allen movie Annie Hall (1977)

Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands?
And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.
- John Lennon

To see the world in a grain of sand,
and to see heaven in a wild flower,
hold infinity in the palm of your hands,
and eternity in an hour.
- William Blake

Whenever men take the law into their own hands,
the loser is the law.
And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
- Robert Kennedy

When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
- Robert Mapplethorpe


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