When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.
Life is an island. People come out of the sea, cross the island, and return to the sea. But this short life is long and beautiful. In getting to know nature man exalts the wonder and beauty of life.
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.
I feel we are all islands - in a common sea.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.
There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates' loot on Treasure Island...
How I wish that somewhere there existed an island for those who are wise and of good will.
My great strength is knowing who I am and where I come from - my island.
We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
Life isn't an Island, you have to have other people in your life.
Wealthy men can't live in an island that is encircled by poverty. We all breathe the same air. We must give a chance to everyone, at least a basic chance.
Knowledge is an island surrounded by a sea of mystery.
When I was Governor of Massachusetts, we worked to get Sable Island gas into New England.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
A nice pop star would do you nice on one of those deserted islands.
I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year.
Harbour Island in the Bahamas is beautiful, with turquoise water and pink sand.
We are Bayern Munich and English teams always have trouble as soon as they leave the island.
A self does not amount to much, but no self is an island; each exists in a fabric of relations that is now more complex and mobile than ever before.
Hawaii is the best form of comfort for me. When I die, I want to be cremated, and I want half my ashes spread in the Pacific around the island, the rest on the property.
Hawaii has always been a very pivotal role in the Pacific. It is in the Pacific. It is a part of the United States that is an island that is right here.
The United States is a giant island of freedom, achievement, wealth and prosperity in a world hostile to our values.
The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
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