Inthe use of the term "Hell on Wheels" to describe the phenomenon was documented by Springfield, Massachusetts Republican newspaper editor Samuel Bowles. Gambling terminology.
It is just about over. Most of them acquire it fragment by fragment, on a small scale, by successive developments, cellularly, like a laborious mosaic. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one. Seuss Life is but a mingled song, Sung in divers keys; Sweet and tender, brave and strong, As the heart agrees. It's allays been easier for me to work nor to sit still, but the real tough job for me 'ud be to master my own will and temper, and go right against my own pride It's well we should feel as life's a reckoning we can't make twice over; there's no real making amends in this world, any more nor you can mend a wrong subtraction by doing your addition right.
It also holds pitfalls. The trick will be to avoid the pitfalls, seize the opportunities, and get back home by six o'clock. Resistance makes it ugly. No batteries. You gots to wind it up! Merwin Few of us write great novels; all of us live them. It's the occasional exception to this that keeps us on our toes, both in hope and in dread. Moorhead [A]s if life were a thunder-storm wherein you can see by a flash the horizon, and then cannot see your hand How many people, on that voyage, load up the boat till it is ever in danger of swamping with a store of foolish things which they think essential to the pleasure and comfort of the trip, but which are really only useless lumber It is lumber, man—all lumber!
Throw it overboard. It makes the boat so heavy to pull, you nearly faint at the oars. It makes it so cumbersome and dangerous to manage, you never know a moment's freedom from anxiety and care, never gain a moment's rest for dreamy laziness—no time to watch the windy shadows skimming lightly o'er the shallows, or the glittering sunbeams flitting in and out among the ripples, or the great trees by the margin looking down at their own image, or the woods all green and golden, or the lilies white and yellow, or the sombre-waving rushes, or the sedges, or the orchis, or the blue forget-me-nots.
Throw the lumber over, man! Let your boat of life be light, packed with only what you need—a homely home and simple pleasures, one or two friends, worth the name, someone to love and someone to love you, a cat, a dog, and a pipe or two, enough to eat and enough to wear, and a little more than enough to drink; for thirst is a dangerous thing.
You will find the boat easier to pull then, and it will not be so liable to upset, and it will not matter so much if it does upset; good, plain merchandise will stand water. You will have time to think as well as to work. To drink the draught, deep and cool, and satisfying. There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it, and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.
One day can ruin your life. All life is is four or five big days that change everything. Life will be all like, "What?! Do what any choeographer would instruct you to do: Make it part of the dance. Wish, We take a step, then we stumble. The joy in life comes when we make a dance out of both. Everyone messes up. It's part of the dance of life So the next time you stumble, smile at the crowd, kick up your heels, and dance a jig!
The moment you embrace it as your own, no one will know it's not part of your dance. The whole existence is dancing, except men. They have become a big graveyard. I am calling you to come out of your graves. Talks in the Himalayas Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here we should dance.
I shall come into a conscious sense of life, thrilling at its contact, quivering at the touch of its breath. I shall feel it deep in the nerve centers of my bones I shall feel it like the sting of bees. I shall destroy the unmeaning and the unmeant I shall have real issues to confront.
There shall be happenings in my days. Things shall come to pass. There shall be conflicts and decisions. There shall be loves and hates and burnings. Each moment is etched with nature's grand design — do not try to deny or oppose the cosmic order of things. I am life. I impinge you. I fall upon you with great weights. I eviscerate you. I tap your arteries and drain you. I am the insistent one. You cannot escape me.
I unsettle you. I make you moan over the nights and the days. I bring you weeping, wringing your hands, crying out to the pale stars, promising an atoning. I," A Soul's Faring , I have always preferred the reflection of the life to life itself. Morison , We should give meaning to life, not wait for life to give us meaning. I beg of you, if by some chance this obscure book falls into your hands, do not smile with noble disdain, do not shrug your shoulders; do not be too sure that I complain of an imaginary evil; do not be too sure that human reason is the most beautiful of faculties, that there is nothing real here below but quotations on the Bourse, gambling in the salon, wine on the table, a healthy body, indifference toward others, and the orgies which come with the night.
For some day, across your stagnant life, a gust of wind will blow. Those beautiful trees that you water with the stream of oblivion, Providence will destroy; you will be reduced to despair Some day, wandering about the muddy streets, when daily material joys shall have failed, you will find yourself seated disconsolately on a deserted bench at midnight.
Believe me, when in your distress you think of Abelard you will not look with the same eye You will look about you for something like hope, you will shake the doors of churches to see if they still swing, but you will find them walled up Laing It's just life.
Just live it. Hough Life is a process by which a few desperate longings morph into a thousand meaningless wants. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.
Destiny is made silently. Barrie Life grows beautiful flowers over old scars. When will you seize the opportunity Or feel the necessity To untangle the taut knot Of your bondage-life? Within decades we must close our eyes again. Isn't it a noble, an enlightened way of spending our brief time in the sun, to work at understanding the universe and how we have come to wake up in it? This is how I answer when I am asked—as I am surprisingly often—why I bother to get up in the mornings.
Don't bother trying to rewrite it— move along, don't make it worse. I just want to live a good time. While with an eye made quiet by the power Of harmony, and the deep power of joy, We see into the life of things. Invite yourself. The miserable thing I make of it, but the God-thing it might be! I might drain it of its dead waters, and plant banks of roses, and glad trees, and buoyant grasses. I might entice the wanton winds to dance through it, and the moonbeams to caper over it. I might bring lovers to wander through its twilight fragrance.
Write one. And live by it. And revise it when life revises you. It's more like a jar of jalapenos. What you do today might burn your ass tomorrow. But the combination is locked up in the safe. Non est vivere sed valere vita; life is not merely being alive but being well [Martial].
Sylvester Mawson, I have come one step away from everything. And here I stay, far from everything, one step away. Merwin Life is like a cobweb, not an organization chart. Ross Perot A man who has work that suits him and a wife, whom he loves, has squared his accounts with life.
I came clumsily, all too eager, like a starved bird in the snow. I wanted to come gently. I wanted to touch it lightly, like one touches the breast of a dove. It is one's hungry soul that commits absurdities. It comes always stretching its yellow beak like a starved fledgling. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill and every piece must fit itself into the big jigsaw puzzle.
I might think about it a little bit, but if I can't figure it out, then I go on to something else. But I don't have to know an answer I don't feel frightened by not knowing things, by being lost in the mysterious universe without having any purpose, which is the way it really is, as far as I can tell, possibly. It doesn't frighten me. A Psalm of Experience After Reading a Couplet of Bidpai , Perhaps we are looking at this from a wrong perspective; this search for the truth, the meaning of life, the reason of God.
We all have this mindset that the answers are so complex and so vast that it is almost impossible to comprehend. I think, on the contrary, that the answers are so simple; so simple that it is staring us straight in the face, screaming its lungs out, and yet we fail to notice it. We're looking through a telescope, searching the stars for the answer, when the answer is actually a speck of dirt on the telescope lens.
It exacts a very high rate of interest for the few pleasures it concedes. Every woman is to me the gift of a world I hear a thousand nightingales I could eat all the elephants of Hindostan and pick my teeth with the spire of Strasburg Cathedral I had a gambling addiction, so I would go to the casino every week and see how much money I could make. The stock market can be a lot like gambling but if you make the right decisions they can really pay off in the end. Show More Examples.
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