Gabriel quotes

  • Gabriel: Bethany lacks understanding about the ways of the world. She still has much to learn and that makes her vulnerable." Beth: "Do you have to make me sound like a full-time babysitting project?" Xavier: "I happen to be an experienced babysitter. I can show you my resume if you'd like.
    -- Alexandra Adornetto

    #Understanding #Gabriel #World

  • Actually Gabriel’s an archangel,” I corrected. “But otherwise, yes.” “Well, that explains why he’s so hard to impress,” said Xavier flippantly
    -- Alexandra Adornetto

    #Gabriel #Said #Impress

  • A large stone presented by the archangel Gabriel to the patriarch Abraham, and preserved at Mecca. The patriarch had perhaps asked the archangel for bread.
    -- Ambrose Bierce

    #Atheism #Gabriel #Mecca

  • I consider myself much better adjusted than Gabriel.
    -- Armistead Maupin

    #Aggravation #Gabriel

  • His full name is Matthew Gabriel Philippe Bertrand Sebastien de Clermont. He was also a very good Sebastien, and a passable Gabriel. He hates Bertrand and will not answer to Philippe.
    -- Deborah Harkness

    #Hate #Names #Gabriel

  • Where did Gabriel get a lily, In the month of March, When the green Is hardly seen On the early larch?
    -- Grace James

    #Spring #Gabriel #Lilies

  • So it's not really whether you talk about politics, but how well were you able to do it. Peter Gabriel and Sting get away with it...U2...the examples are there, of people being able to carry these subjects in the music, and the audience is absolutely able to embrace subjects that aren't just the stuff they already know about. And they're actually able to learn stuff.
    -- Jackson Browne

    #Writing #People #Gabriel

  • No one wrote better about the sin of pride, the corruption of power and the redemption of love. I will miss you, Gabriel García Márquez.
    -- Laila Lalami

    #Pride #Missing #Gabriel

  • I've loved you since the day I stole the atlas for you," Gabriel says, because he thinks I'm asleep.
    -- Lauren DeStefano

    #Thinking #Atlas #Gabriel

  • I can almost see what Gabriel meant when he asked, 'What has the free world got that you can’t get here?' Almost. Freedom, Gabriel. That’s what you can’t get here.
    -- Lauren DeStefano

    #Gabriel #World

  • Didgeridoo was something I picked up while I was on tour in Australia with Peter Gabriel in '93. I found out later that it's only meant to be played by men.
    -- Paula Cole

    #Men #Australia #Gabriel

  • In Genesis we saw ourselves as song-writers. After Peter Gabriel left I was the first to say: 'It's OK - we can just do instrumentals.'
    -- Phil Collins

    #Song #Gabriel #Saws

  • Love isn't one-sided and selfish.It is full and generous and life-altering in the best of ways.Love does not destroy, Gabriel.It creates.
    -- Sarah MacLean

    #Selfish #Gabriel #Way

  • I thought I wanted the truth, but I don't. The past is the past and it can't be changed. It's the future I'm interested in." -Gabriel McGregor
    -- Tilly Bagshawe

    #Past #Gabriel #Changed

  • I'm a huge stadium rock fan, but I'm also a fan of everything from Massive Attack to Peter Gabriel, U2, the Police, Radiohead, and Coldplay.
    -- Tom DeLonge

    #Rocks #Police #Gabriel

  • If you come from Africa with your economic poverty and your cultural riches, and you meet someone like Peter Gabriel or a person from a big record company, and they tell you that what you are doing is marvelous, that makes you feel powerful.
    -- Youssou N'Dour

    #Powerful #Gabriel #Records

  • Gabriel is a unique archangel in the sense that it is almost certain that she is the only female in the higher echelons.
    -- James R. Lewis

    #Unique #Female #Gabriel

  • Mexican cinematographers Gabriel Figueroa and Emilio Fernandez were students of both Sergei Eisenstein and Toland. Their exteriors and lighting were gorgeous. And the films Ingmar Bergman did with Sven Nykvist were exceptional.
    -- Vilmos Zsigmond

    #Mexican #Gabriel #Students