wood quotes

But in Japan, there's nothing like that, since the temple is made of wood. The divine spirit inside the building is eternal, so the enclosure doesn't have to be.Tadao Ando

We continued to move forward without loss of time, hoping to be able to reach the wood described by the Indians before all our horses should become exhausted.William Henry Ashley

One of the places where we lived when I was growing up had this big wood out the back. And starting when I was about 8, I used to enjoy just walking alone through the wood late. Eleven p.m. Midnight. Later.Christian Bale

Jews have God's promise and if we Christians have it, too, then it is only as those chosen with them, as guests in their house, that we are new wood grafted onto their tree.Karl Barth

I don't like things that can be reproduced. Wood isn't important in itself but rather in the fact that objects made in it are unique, simple, unpretentious.Georg Baselitz

I like a man who can build things. Whittle me something out of wood and I'm sold.Rachel Bilson

I remember when Victoria Wood started to come through, and I thought she was great, though she and I are very different in our approach.Jo Brand

Shields were generally made of wood, covered with leather, or some similar substance. To secure them, in some sort, from being cut through by the sword, they were surrounded with a hoop of metal.Thomas Bulfinch

If one of my players ever wants to hit me, he better do it really hard because otherwise, I'll find a rock, a stick, or a piece of wood - and believe me, it's gonna be a brawl.Pat Burns

When I was little, we lived on 8 acres and my mom had a horse. But when I was 7, my mom kicked my dad out, and then in order to feed us five kids, she got critters cheap or for free and raised them for food. We milked a cow, raised chickens, pigs and beef cattle. We heated our one-story house with wood and stayed cold all winter.Bonnie Jo Campbell

Whether you are new to the scene or a long-time grillmaster, everyone has unique preferences when it comes to their cooking method of choice. From propane to charcoal to wood, people take their method of grilling quite seriously, and some argue quite passionately about the pros and cons of each method.Homaro Cantu

Wood pellet grilling could potentially have a lower risk of cancer when compared to other forms of grilling, as some people say that it leads to the creation of fewer carcinogens.Homaro Cantu

I would never want to be a member of a group whose symbol was a guy nailed to two pieces of wood.George Carlin

I hate to say it because I feel like it might be a jinx, but yes - knock on wood - I have never broken a bone.Jennifer Carpenter

I'm a fan of parchment and wood pulp.Daniel Clowes

There are too many souls of wood not to love those wooden characters who do indeed have a soul.Jean Cocteau

Once upon a time there was a piece of wood. It was not an expensive piece of wood. Far from it. Just a common block of firewood, one of those thick, solid logs that are put on the fire in winter to make cold rooms cozy and warm.Carlo Collodi

How it happened that Mastro Cherry, carpenter, found a piece of wood that wept and laughed like a child.Carlo Collodi

I like to work a lot with wood. I make furniture that falls apart. I also sew.Tim Conway

I would have been glad to have lived under my wood side, and to have kept a flock of sheep, rather than to have undertaken this government.Oliver Cromwell