Bud quotes

  • [Golfers] are a special kind of moral relist who nips the normal romantic and idealstic yearnings in the bud by proving once or twice a week that life is unconquerable but endurable.
    -- Alistair Cooke

    #Golf #Special #Bud

  • The donning of the ear buds marks the beginning of teen life, when children set off on their own for the passage through adolescence.
    -- Amity Shlaes

    #Children #Bud #Ears

  • Gather the flowers, but spare the buds.
    -- Andrew Marvell

    #Flower #Bud #Moments

  • But we are mostly what we are, and the turtle stretching toward delicious buds on high does not lighten his carapace by his resolve.
    -- Arthur Miller

    #Turtles #Doe #Bud

  • Bud Johnson, God rest his soul of fame, a tenor saxophonist. Bud was always a big, big, big booster of mine and he always when I first met Bud in Pittsburgh when he came through there, he heard me sing and he wanted me to come to Chicago.
    -- Billy Eckstine

    #Soul #Chicago #Bud

  • And he nipped them in the bud, right at the end
    -- Bob Holness

    #Funny #Dumb #Bud

  • It's not a question of God 'sending' us to Hell. In each of us there is something growing up which will of itself be Hell unless it is nipped in the bud.
    -- C. S. Lewis

    #Growing Up #Bud #Growing

  • One day I shall burst my bud of calm and blossom into hysteria.
    -- Christopher Fry

    #Hysteria #One Day #Bud

  • A bud is a flower-to-be. A flower in waiting. Waiting for just the right warmth and care to open up. It's a little fist of love waiting to unfold and be seen by the world. And that's you.
    -- Christopher Paul Curtis

    #Flower #Waiting #Bud

  • A rhododendron bud lavender-tipped. Soon a glory of blooms to clash with the cardinals and gladden the hummingbirds!
    -- Dave Beard

    #Lavender #Bud #Glory

  • But we have only begun to love the earth. We have only begun to imagine the fullness of life. How could we tire of hope?-so much is in bud.
    -- Denise Levertov

    #Inspirational #Bud #Earth

  • I still do a bit of this and a bit of that. Some brews and there's nothing wrong with a bud or two!
    -- Eddie Money

    #Two #Bud #Stills

  • So passeth, in the passing of a day, Of mortall life the leafe, the bud, the flowre
    -- Edmund Spenser

    #Bud #Passing #Passings

  • No daintie flowre or herbe that growes on grownd, No arborett with painted blossoms drest And smelling sweete, but there it might be fownd To bud out faire, and throwe her sweete smels al arownd.
    -- Edmund Spenser

    #Bud #Might #Als

  • On and on eternally Shall your altered fluid run, Bud and bloom and go to seed; But your singing days are done
    -- Edna St. Vincent Millay

    #Running #Singing #Bud

  • Answer July- Where is the Bee- Where is the Blush- Where is the Hay? Ah, said July- Where is the Seed- Where is the Bud- Where is the May- Answer Thee-Me-
    -- Emily Dickinson

    #Summer #July #Bud

  • A leaf cannot return to the bud - bluestar to fireheart and greystripe
    -- Erin Hunter

    #Bud #Return #Leafs

  • Language is a living thing. We can feel it changing. Parts of it become old: they drop off and are forgotten. New pieces bud out, spread into leaves, and become big branches, proliferating.
    -- Gilbert Highet

    #Branches #Bud #Pieces

  • To see a hillside white with dogwood bloom is to know a particular ecstasy of beauty, but to walk the gray Winter woods and find the buds which will resurrect that beauty in another May is to partake of continuity.
    -- Hal Borland

    #Winter #White #Bud

  • The main thing about money, Bud, is that it makes you do things you don't want to do.
    -- Hal Holbrook

    #Money #Bud #Want

  • Gorgeous flowerets in the sunlight shining, Blossoms flaunting in the eye of day, Tremulous leaves, with soft and silver lining, Buds that open only to decay.
    -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

    #Eye #Shining #Bud

  • One of the things that makes a dead leaf fall to the ground is the bud of the new leaf that pushes it off the limb.
    -- Jan Karon

    #Fall #Bud #Limbs

  • All I need is some cool bud and some tasty hanging change-ups, and I'm fine!
    -- Khalil Greene

    #Needs #Bud #Fine

  • aloud she said why not you ray you were involed in this as much as the resst of uswhy is it that bud never tried to do anything to you ?his armed tighted around her.'he knew the worst thing for me was a world without you
    -- Lois Duncan

    #Rays #Bud #Why Not

  • The seed is the fetus, in other words, a true plant with its parts (that is, its leaves, of which there are usually two, its stalk or stem, and its bud) completely fashioned.
    -- Marcello Malpighi

    #Science #Two #Bud

  • Every evil in the bud is easily crushed: as it grows older, it becomes stronger.
    -- Marcus Tullius Cicero

    #Evil #Stronger #Bud

  • I knew I couldn't go on like this, but I'd never been capable of simply nipping an anxiety in the bud. I always had to wait until it was ripe and mature and fell from me.
    -- Marlen Haushofer

    #Waiting #Anxiety #Bud

  • As frost to the bud, and blight to the blossom, even such is self-interest to friendship; for confidence cannot dwell where selfishness is porter at the gate.
    -- Martin Farquhar Tupper

    #Self #Frost #Bud

  • Bud Powell's probably the biggest influence on my piano playing.
    -- Matthew Shipp

    #Piano #Bud #Influence

  • Yes, now I understood for the first time that my soul was not so poor and empty as it had seemed to me, and that it had been only the sun that was lacking to open all its germs, and buds to the light.
    -- Max Muller

    #Light #Soul #Bud

  • Definitely, as I get older and my taste buds change, I want to do different things. I'm not ready for directing yet, you know, maybe when I get my big boy voice; I don't have that yet, but right now definitely producing for sure.
    -- Michael B. Jordan

    #Boys #Voice #Bud

  • You will find that your taste buds have a memory of about 3 weeks.
    -- Neal Barnard

    #Memories #Bud #Taste

  • Things bloosom in their time. They bud and bloom, blossom and fade. Everything in its time.
    -- Neil Gaiman

    #Bud

  • A flower is not better when it blooms than when it is merely a bud; at each stage it is the same thing — a flower in the process of expressing its potential.
    -- Paulo Coelho

    #Flower #Bud #Stage

  • Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
    -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

    #Positive #Fruit #Bud

  • As the bud a leaf, so at last the thought becomes a word.
    -- Richard B. Garnett

    #Lasts #Bud #Leafs

  • Still more labyrinthine buds the rose.
    -- Robert Browning

    #Flower #Rose #Bud

  • I was also lucky to play for an owner, Bud Selig, who truly cared about his players. He'd call me into his office once in a while when he knew things weren't going so well. And it's funny. Every time I left there I always felt like something good was about to happen.
    -- Robin Yount

    #Player #Office #Bud

  • When a bud breaks it becomes a flower, when a heart breaks it becomes divine.
    -- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

    #Flower #Heart #Bud

  • Rarely is any good done without difficulty; the devil is too subtle and the world too corrupt not to attempt to nip such a good work in the bud
    -- Vincent de Paul

    #Faith #Devil #Bud

  • Mansions once Knew their own masters, and laborious hinds, That had surviv'd the father, serv'd the son. Now the legitimate and rightful lord Is but a transient guest, newly arrived, And soon to be supplanted. He that saw His patrimonial timber cast its leaf, Sells the last scantling, and transfers the price To some shrewd sharper ere it buds again. Estates are landscapes, gazed upon awhile, Then advertised and auctioneer'd away.
    -- William Cowper

    #Father #Son #Bud

  • Each opening bud, and care-perfected seed, Is as a page, where we may read of God.
    -- Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps

    #Bud #Care #May

  • I regard texture similar to the function of taste buds in our mouths. But in a visual form. Texture does create a specific flavour which affects our senses.
    -- Adamo Macri

    #Taste #Doe #Bud

  • The bud of victory is always in the truth.
    -- Benjamin Harrison

    #Presidential #Victory #Bud

  • The daisy is fair, the day-lily rare, The bud o' the rose as sweet as it's bonnie.
    -- James Hogg

    #Sweet #Rose #Bud

  • While rose-buds scarcely show'd their hue, But coyly linger'd on the thorn.
    -- James Montgomery

    #Rose #Bud #Hue

  • You don't take music seriously if you wear your left ear bud in your right ear and your right ear bud in your left ear.
    -- Lou Brutus

    #Bud #Ears #Left