Knots Quotes by Samuel Rutherford, William Butler Yeats, Douglas Wood, Ben Affleck, Harvey Cushing, Deborah Harkness and many others.
Oh thrice fools are we who like new-born princes weeping in the cradle know not that there is a kingdom before them then let our Lord‘s sweet hand square us and hammer us and strike off the knots of pride self-love and world-worship and infidelity that He may make us stones and pillars in His Father‘s house.
These seven centers, these seven chakras Yoga and Tantra have talked about down the ages, are nothing but five knots in your body electric current. They can be changed; they can be rearranged. They can be given a new shape, form. Two lovers can be transformed so deeply that all their seven centers can start meeting.
There is no ‘the truth’,’a truth’ – truth is not one thing, or even a system. It is an increasing complexity. the pattern of the carpet is a surface. When we look closely, or when we become weavers, we learn of the tiny multiple threads unseen in the overall pattern, the knots on the underside of the carpet
Dreams are stories made by and for the dreamer.
Memory is a dead thing. Memory is not truth and cannot ever be, because truth is always alive, truth is life; memory is persistence of that which is no more.В It is living in ghost world, but it contains us, it is our prison.В In fact it is us.В Memory creates the knot, the complex called the I and the ego
Everything I have in life comes from Knots Landing.
If you can’t tie good knots, tie plenty of them
Nor do apophthegms only serve for ornament and delight, but also for action and civil use, as being the edge-tools of speech which cut and penetrate the knots of business and affairs: for occasions have their revolutions, and what has once been advantageously used may be so again, either as an old thing or a new one.
My mockingjay pin now lives with Cinna‘s outfit, but there’s the gold locket and the silver parachute with the spile and Peeta’s pearl. I knot the pearl into the corner of the parachute, bury it deep in the recesses of the bag, as if it’s Peeta’s life and no one can take it away as long as I guard it.
O time, thou must untangle this, not I. It is too hard a knot for me t’untie.
Man is a knot into which relationships are tied.
Now for the hitch in Jane‘s character,’ he said at last, speaking more calmly than from his look I had expected him to speak. ‘The reel of silk has run smoothly enough so far; but I always knew there would come a knot and a puzzle: here it is. Now for vexation, and exasperation, and endless trouble!
I love a long, deep-tissue massage where they really get in there and remove the knots!
I wish my life could be like that, knotted up so that even if something broke, the whole thing wouldn’t come apart.
You know, when they called me about the role, I thought Knots Landing was a show about a houseboat with Andy Griffith!
Even when tied in a thousand knots, the string is still but one.
The world is bound in secret knots.
There’s a curious knot that binds novelists and terrorists…Years ago I used to think it was possible for a novelist to alter the inner life of the culture. Now bomb-makers and gunmen have taken that territory. They make raids on human consciousness. What writers used to do before we were all incorporated.