Land Quotes

If a group of beings from another planet were to land on Earth - beings who considered...

If a group of beings from another planet were to land on Earth - beings who considered themselves as superior to you as you feel yourself to be to other animals - would you concede them the rights over you that you assume over other animals? ...George Bernard Shaw
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"In the land of the b...

"In the land of the blind the one-eyed man is king".-Desiderius Erasmus
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"If a war is the only way to have the l...

"If a war is the only way to have the last survivable land on Earth, then maybe we don't deserve it." - Monty Green, The 100
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Poetry is the journal of ...

Poetry is the journal of the sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air.
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"The only solution...

"The only solution to the world's problems is land" -- Pro tip
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 01
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"I was free; but there was no one to we...

"I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land." - Harriet Tubman
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β€œThe known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on...

β€œThe known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on an islet in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to reclaim a little more land.” T.H. Huxley
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 29
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The mountain is high, the valley is low, and you're confused on which way to go. So I'v...

The mountain is high, the valley is low, and you're confused on which way to go. So I've come here to give you a hand, and lead you into the promised land. So, come on and take a free ride, come on and sit here by my side, come on and take a free ride! ...Edgar Winter
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 27
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β€œHeard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each ...

β€œHeard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each floor, he kept saying to reassure himself: So far so good... so far so good... so far so good. How you fall doesn't matter. It's how you land!” ― La Haine
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 09
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β€œThis land does not ...

β€œThis land does not belong to you, its you who belong to this land”
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 23
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"Does a raindrop c...

"Does a raindrop cease to exist when it lands in the ocean?"
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"We can't pretend to be the pilot in the life of of o...

"We can't pretend to be the pilot in the life of of others,when we don't have control of our own flight,and not even a specific destination to land on" William Ventura
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 05
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"If tyranny and oppression come to t...

"If tyranny and oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy." ~ James Madison
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"You, the mothers, who sent their sons from faraway countries wipe away your t...

"You, the mothers, who sent their sons from faraway countries wipe away your tears; your sons are now lying in our bosom and are in peace. After having lost their lives on this land they have become our sons as well." -Mustafa Kemal AtatΓΌrk
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"It is better to shoot for the moon and hit the ...

"It is better to shoot for the moon and hit the ceiling than to shoot for the ceiling and land in the basement." -(I do not know where this originated)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 16
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To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain a...

To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote, To travel is to live. ...Hans Christian Andersen
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 16
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"I searched for form and land / For years and years I roamed / I ga...

"I searched for form and land / For years and years I roamed / I gazed a gazeless stare / We walked a million hills / I must have died alone / A long, long time ago" - David Bowie (The Man Who Sold the World)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 07
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"When people love their homeland, they ...

"When people love their homeland, they regard it as their own land, and they fight whether they're right, or they are wrong"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 14
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Folk who don't know why America is t...

Folk who don't know why America is the Land of Promise should be here during an election campaign. ....Milton Berle
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"No one puts their children o...

"No one puts their children on boats, unless the water is safer than the land" - Warsan Shire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 23
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It's not the fall t...

It's not the fall that kills you, it's the landing. -Jim Moriarty
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 15
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β€œI, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be pur...

β€œI, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood. I hadβ€”as I now thinkβ€”vainly flattered myself that without very much bloodshed it might be done.” John Brown's statement before he was executed on December 2, 1859
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 05
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No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of th...

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit. - Helen Keller
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"Anybody can jump a motorcyc...

"Anybody can jump a motorcycle. The trouble begins when you try to land it." ~Evel Knievel
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"Big money isn't hard to come by. All it takes is a...

"Big money isn't hard to come by. All it takes is a lifetime of devotion. But no ballerina ever works harder." --Robert Heinlein, A Stranger In A Strange Land.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 16
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"If" - Sparta, in a response to a letter sent by Phi...

"If" - Sparta, in a response to a letter sent by Philip II of Macedonia which said "Submit because if i bring my armies to your land i will raze it to the ground"
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"There was one field in which man was unsurpassed; he showed unlimited ingenuity in ...

"There was one field in which man was unsurpassed; he showed unlimited ingenuity in devising bigger and more efficient ways to kill off, enslave, harass, and in all ways make an unbearable nuisance of himself to himself" -Heinlein (Stranger in a Strange Land)
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β€œAmerica is the only country where a significant propor...

β€œAmerica is the only country where a significant proportion of the population believes that professional wrestling is real, but the moon landing was faked.” ~David Letterman
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"Just because you wander in the des...

"Just because you wander in the desert, it does not mean there is a promised land." Paul Auster - Collected Prose
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"In the last ages of the world there shall come a time when the Ocean Sea will loosen its bonds,...

"In the last ages of the world there shall come a time when the Ocean Sea will loosen its bonds, and a great land will appear, and a navigator like him who guided Jason will discover a new world, and then the isle of Thule will no longer be the final limit of the Earth." -- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 05
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"When the blood in your veins returns to the sea, and the earth in your bon...

"When the blood in your veins returns to the sea, and the earth in your bones returns to the ground, perhaps then you will remember that this land does not belong to you, it is you who belong to the land." - unknown Native American
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"[...]We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing...

"[...]We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; WE SHALL NEVER SURRENDER[...]" -- Winston Churchill
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β€œYou think you own whatever land you land on, the earth is just a dead...

β€œYou think you own whatever land you land on, the earth is just a dead thing you can claim, but I know every rock and tree and creature has a life, has a spirit, has a name” Colour of the Winds, Pocahontas (Judy Kuhn)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 07
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β€œDo not fear the land that’s b...

β€œDo not fear the land that’s banned books, fear the land that’s people don’t wish to read them.”
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β€œYou must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity ...

β€œYou must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.” ― Henry David Thoreau
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 03
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"Tip the world over on its side...

"Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles." β€” Frank Lloyd Wright
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 26
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Houston, Tranqu...

Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.
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"In the land of the blin...

"In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is stoned to death." β€” Joan D. Vinge
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"Bloodshed gives way to more bloodshed. Hatred breeds more hatred. Until all of the vi...

"Bloodshed gives way to more bloodshed. Hatred breeds more hatred. Until all of the violence soaks into the land, carving rivers of blood. And no matter how many times it happens, they never learn. Humans are made up of violent, miserable fools." -fullmetal alchemis
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 09
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"Irrigation of the land with seawate...

"Irrigation of the land with seawater desalinated by fusion power is ancient. It's called 'rain'." β€” Michael McClary
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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"'Shreds of black cloud loom in overcast skies. The Necromancer keeps watch w...

"'Shreds of black cloud loom in overcast skies. The Necromancer keeps watch with his magic prism eyes. He views all his lands and is already aware of the three helpless invaders trapped in his lair...' ~Neil Peart (Rush - The Necromancer)
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β€œThe whole object of travel is not to set foot ...

β€œThe whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot in one’s own country as a foreign land.” - G.K. Chesterton
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"In the land of th...

"In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is King"-Erasmus
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β€œIn the land of the...

β€œIn the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.” - Erasmus
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β€œThe heart is an arrow. I...

β€œThe heart is an arrow. It demands aim to land true.” ― Leigh Bardugo, Six of Crows
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"But goodness alone is never enough. A hard, cold wisdom is requ...

"But goodness alone is never enough. A hard, cold wisdom is required for goodness to accomplish good. Goodness without wisdom always accomplishes evil." Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 07
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β€œCoach lands in the runway at th...

β€œCoach lands in the runway at the exact same time as first class.” -Steve Jobs in the movie Steve Jobs.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 09
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No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of t...

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit. Helen Keller
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"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inn...

"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." - H. L. Mencken
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