Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
My two fingers on a typewriter have never connected with my brain. My hand on a pen does. A fountain pen, of course. Ball-point pens are only good for filling out forms on a plane.
Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less filling.
When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
Rock is so much fun. That's what it's all about - filling up the chest cavities and empty kneecaps and elbows.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.
Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world.
You keep running after the love of the people, but you’ll never get it. And what you do get, will never be enough. The hole inside you is too big. You see, it was made by God, for God. How could anything less fill it?
Everything's intentional. It's just filling in the dots.
Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining the status quo or filling basic social needs that were formerly the province of the public sector.
Americans spend 3 billion hours per year filling out tax forms and keeping tax records.
I couldn't see myself filling some definite niche in what is called a career. This was all misty.
I was concerned about filling my life up with something important to me. To me, it was just necessary
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past.
And now, dear sister, I must leave this house or the retreating army will make me a prisoner in it by filling up the road I am directed to take.
When you waste a moment, you have killed it in a sense, squandering an irreplaceable opportunity. But when you use the moment properly, filling it with purpose and productivity, it lives on forever.
We're all kind of basically involved in the same thing, putting up a blank of some kind and filling it in.
Marijuana is like Coors beer. If you could buy the damn stuff at a Georgia filling station, youd decide you wouldnt want it.
The world must be filled with unsuccessful musical careers like mine, and it's probably a good thing. We don't need a lot of bad musicians filling the air with unnecessary sounds. Some of the professionals are bad enough.
The Bush administration did stop filling the reserve in 2002 when it helped the oil industry. Now they should do it to help the consumer.
Conservatism is not about the party, because the party is merely the shell. It is the inside - it's the filling that really means something.
In the souls of the people the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage.
I have learned the art of filling in your lines with your visuals and your movies and your imagination
If you're an addict, it controls your life and your life becomes uncontrollable. It's boring and painful, filling your system with something that makes you stare at your shoes for six hours.
A poet is the most unpoetical of anything in existence; because he has no identity he is continually informing and filling some other body.
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