[Oh, God! That Bread Should Be So Dear, And Flesh And Blood So Cheap!]

Author: Jacob A. Riis Quotes

Related Authors

Yoko Ogawa Quotes

"I prefer pi."

Wolfman Jack Quotes

"It would take me three or four lifetimes to do everything I want. Im a Brooklyn boy who learned to hustle, and I have to do something every day or I get the guilties."

Charlotte Armstrong Quotes

"A truth is what it is. A lie, a thought out deception more brutal than a truth could ever be."

Terryl L Givens Quotes

"...God is not exempt from emotional pain...One the contrary, Gods pain is as infinite as His love."

Tinie Tempah Quotes

"Grime is a particular style of music. Youve got electro, funk and garage; grime is its darker side. Its constantly evolving."

Molly Shannon Quotes

"Im no way one of those comedians who want to do drama. I really do love comedies. I hope to go back to it."

Eric Butterworth Quotes

"Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of mans inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself - a force that works against man or, against God, if you will."

Kat Kruger Quotes

"To them hes the slightly less frightening alternative to the grim reaper."

Craig Werner Quotes

"....Charles laughingly observed,Gospel and the blues are really, if you break it down, almost the same thing. Its just a question of whether youre talkin about a woman or God."

Brian Van Holt Quotes

"Meryl Streeps got talent, shes got skills. Im sure she wants to be on Cougar Town, right?"

Related Topics

Quotes About Parisian

"Many French people were difficult conversationalists. Asking them not only where they were originally from but what they did in life was considered rude—I suppose because many of them did nothing (many Parisians are rentiers, people who live off the rents of their properties) or because they werent proud of their jobs, which simultaneously supported and interfered with their intellectual and artistic passions." - Author: Edmund White

Quotes About Golden Temple

"Balanced atop the highest spire of the Salt Lake Temple, gleaming in the Utah sun, a statue of the angel Moroni stands watch over downtown Salt Lake City with his golden trumpet raised. This massive granite edifice is the spiritual and temporal nexus of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), which presents itself as the worlds only true religion. Temple Square is to Mormons what the Vatican is to Catholics, or the Kaaba in Mecca is to Muslims. At last count there were more than eleven million Saints the world over, and Mormonism is the fastest-growing faith in the Western Hemisphere. At present in the United States there are more Mormons than Presbyterians or Episcopalians. On the planet as a whole, there are now more Mormons than Jews. Mormonism is considered in some sober academic circles to be well on its way to becoming a major world religion--the first such faith to emerge since Islam." - Author: Jon Krakauer

Quotes About Skillful

"Give us privacy," James told him, his voice sharp.   The man beat a hasty retreat.   James shut and locked the door behind him.  Handy that, a lock.   He started loosening his tie.  When it was untied, he hooked a finger into the hoop at my neck.  He pushed my back to the wall.  Or rather, the door.  He reached above my head and I looked up.  There was a coat hanger above me, hooked over the top of the tall door.  James was tying his tie to it with swift, sure motions.  He pulled my arms up and together, wrapping the tie around them, tying more swift knots around my wrists.  This took longer, and I watched those skillful hands with rapt attention.   "This is going to get loud, Bianca.  Im going to fuck you so hard that you scream my name.  And you are going to scream so loudly that nobody will doubt just why youre screaming.  Would you like to tell me what you and Roger were talking about before Im inside of you?  Or will this be a mid-fuck confession?" - Author: R.K. Lilley

Quotes About Responsibilities Of Parents

"The most insidious of the premature responsibilities that may be foisted onto some children is the expectation that the child is somehow supposed to take care of his parents, rather than the other way around. Parents who were themselves raised with too little attention given to their own early feelings, if they have not worked out the resulting emotional problems in subsequent years, often look forward to having children of their own so that the children will make them happy. (81)" - Author: Sheldon B. Kopp

Quotes About My Beautiful Eyes

"Its like this old patchwork quilt my momma used to have...Each piece on that quilt meant something. And some of those pieces were the damn ugliest things youve ever seen...But some of the pieces were so beautiful they almost hurt my eyes to look at when I was a kid...Thats the best you can hope for, Danny. That your life turns out like that patchwork quilt. That you can add some bright, sparkling pieces to the dirty, stained ones you have so far. That in the end, the bright patches might take up more space on your quilt than the dark ones." - Author: Brooke McKinley

Quotes About Display

"Thus, the Archivist must display at all times scrupulous independence and a devotion to the laws and principles which govern the responsibilities of the office." - Author: Allen Weinstein

Quotes About Letting Go And Growing Up

"I was thinking that we all learn by experience, but some of us have to go to summer school." - Author: Peter De Vries

Quotes About Sir Toby

"Sir Toby Belch: "Dost think because thou art virtuous there shall be no more cakes and ale?" (Twelfth Night)" - Author: William Shakespeare

Quotes About Nature In As You Like It

"I have no other passion to keep me in breath. What avarice, ambition, quarrels, law suits do for others who, like me, have no particular vocation, love would much more commodiously do; it would restore to me vigilance, sobriety, grace, and the care of my person; it would reassure my countenance, so that the grimaces of old age, those deformed and dismal looks, might not come to disgrace it; would again put me upon sound and wise studies, by which I might render myself more loved and esteemed, clearing my mind of the despair of itself and of its use, and redintegrating it to itself; would divert me from a thousand troublesome thoughts, a thousand melancholic humours that idleness and the ill posture of our health loads us withal at such an age; would warm again, in dreams at least, the blood that nature is abandoning; would hold up the chin, and a little stretch out the nerves, the vigour and gaiety of life of that poor man who is going full drive towards his ruin." - Author: Michel de Montaigne

Quotes About Hope Bible

"You can have everything in the world, but if you dont have love, none of it means crap," he said promptly. "Love is patient. Love is kind. Love always forgives, trusts, supports, and endures. Love never fails. When every star in the heavens grows cold, and when silence lies once more on the face of the deep, three things will endure: faith, hope, and love." And the greatest of these is love," I finished. "Thats from the Bible." First Corinthians, chapter thirteen," Thomas confirmed. "I paraphrased. Father makes all of us memorize that passage. Like when parents put those green yucky-face stickers on the poisonous cleaning products under the kitchen sink." - Author: Jim Butcher