Phrase Quotes

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1. “They took one look at me,And hated my black face.They took one look at me,And decided on my fate.They took one look at me,And forced an unknown fear.They took one look at me,And caused the shed of tears.They took one look at me,And decided I was wrong.They took one look at me,And now I'm singing the slave mans song...”

Tags : Acknowledge Black Lives Matter Blood Conflict Human Humanness Inspiration Invalidate Justice Peace Phrase Pray For The World Rain Raining Silence Silenced Today Together Union Unity Voice

2. “It is raining blood today.I open my book and write “Black Lives Matter”to acknowledge the unanswered injustices.I write “Blue Lives Matter”for how can any human be separate from humanity?I write “All Lives Matter”but stare at these words.Do they invalidate the others?I do not know. I am only a love poet.I stand conflicted but the clouds continue to bleed.I come to erase the phrase but find that the blood has already drowned my words.”

Tags : Acknowledge Bleed Blood Blue Lives Matter Book Conflict Faith Human Humanness Injustice Inspiration Justice Kamand Love Poem Loved Lover Phrase Poem Pray For The World Raining Silence Togetherness Union Unity Voice Words Write

3. “I didn't just come in on a load of turnips!”

Tags : Bizarre Funny Load Odd Phrase South Southern Saying Turnip Weird

4. “If there is “better”, then there is a “best”. If there is “half”, then there is a “complete”. Far more than being a “better half”, you can be a “best complete”; like a word/phrase that beautifies and gives meaning to a sentence when it is added.”

Tags : Best Best Complete Better Better Half Complete Half Love Marriage Olaotan Fawehinmi Phrase Relationship Sentence Union Word

5. “All I can do is turn a phrase until it catches the light.”

Tags : Clive James Phrase Poetry Writing
Author : Clive James
Source : May Week Was in June

6. “We are so excited that, in the strangely illuminating phrase my mother favours, we’re completely beside ourselves.”

Tags : Completely Beside Ourselves Mother Phrase
Source : We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

7. “Un Mot gribouillé sans réfléchir sur une PagePeut stimuler un ŒilQuand enveloppé dans les plis de l'éternitéSon Auteur Ridé reposeraL'Infection se développe dans la phraseNous pouvons inhaler le DésespoirComme, venant du fond des Siècles,La Malaria -”

Tags : Auteur Désespoir Mot Page Phrase Éternité
Source : The Complete Poems