heaven quotes

In heaven, after antipasti, the first course will be pasta.Steve Albini

Thus united to them in the fellowship of life, he will both understand the things revealed to them by God and, thenceforth escaping the peril that threatens sinners in the judgment, will receive that which is laid up for the saints in the kingdom of heaven.Athanasius

I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.Josephine Baker

Strategic thinkers were naturally rattled to find this outsider fooling around with their work. They had been thinking strategically when Reagan was just another movie actor playing opposite a chimpanzee, for heaven's sake. They think Reagan is too naive, too innocent, to grasp the intellectual complexities of cold war strategy.Russell Baker

Just ten of the Jewish billionaires on this Earth have more than enough to transform the occupied territories into heaven. We can put the 'pal' back in Palestinian.Roseanne Barr

Prometheus heretofore went up to Heaven, and stole fire from thence. Have not I as much Boldness as he?Cyrano de Bergerac

Heaven lies about us in our infancy and the world begins lying about us pretty soon afterward.Ambrose Bierce

To see the world in a grain of sand, and to see heaven in a wild flower, hold infinity in the palm of your hands, and eternity in an hour.William Blake

To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palms of your hand and eternity in an hour.William Blake

I found that when I did something for the sake of heaven, heaven happened. These things changed my life. I owe them to my encounter with Christianity.Lionel Blue

A man content to go to heaven alone will never go to heaven.Boethius

Good marriages are made in heaven. Or some such place.Robert Bolt

Earth took her shining station as a star, In Heaven's dark hall, high up the crowd of worlds.Christian Nestell Bovee

Earth's crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God: But only he who sees takes off his shoes.Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, Or what's a heaven for?Robert Browning

Thou art my single day, God lends to leaven What were all earth else, with a feel of heaven.Robert Browning

Thine eyes are springs in whose serene And silent waters heaven is seen. Their lashes are the herbs that look On their young figures in the brook.William C. Bryant

The little windflower, whose just opened eye is blue as the spring heaven it gazes at.William C. Bryant

The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.Pearl S. Buck

Like Confucius of old, I am so absorbed in the wonder of the earth and the life upon it, that I cannot think of heaven and the angels.Pearl S. Buck