Lung Quotes

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast fa...

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast face aglow with perspiration. Stiff as wire, her lungs on fire, with just the briefest pause -- then flooding through her memory, the echoes of old applause" ~Neil Peart RIP (Rush - Losing It)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 29
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โ€œLife will hit you hard in the face, wait for you to get back up just so it...

โ€œLife will hit you hard in the face, wait for you to get back up just so it can kick you in the stomach. But getting the wind knocked out of you is the only way to remind your lungs how much they like the taste of air.โ€ โ€” Sarah Kay
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 20
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A change of environment is the tradit...

A change of environment is the traditional fallacy upon which doomed loves, and lungs, rely. Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 25
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A custome lothsome to the eye, hatefull to the Nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the L...

A custome lothsome to the eye, hatefull to the Nose, harmefull to the braine, dangerous to the Lungs, and in the blacke stinking fume thereof, neerest resembling the horrible Stigian smoke of the pit that is bottomelesse. โ€“ A Counterblaste to Tobacco โ€“ King James VI of Scotland and I of England.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 23
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"When youโ€™re dumb enough for long enough, youโ€™re gonna meet som...

"When youโ€™re dumb enough for long enough, youโ€™re gonna meet someone too smart to love you, and theyโ€™re gonna love you anyway, and its gonna go so poorly.โ€ โ€” Ballad of the Bruised Lung, Neil Hilborn
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 25
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"Love is the lung of life,and ha...

"Love is the lung of life,and hatred is the smoke that contaminates it and hurts it" (William Ventura)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 22
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"There's so much pollution in the air n...

"There's so much pollution in the air now that if it weren't for our lungs there'd be no place to put it all." โ€” Robert Orben
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 17
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"Man lowers his head and lunges into civilization, forgettin...

"Man lowers his head and lunges into civilization, forgetting the days of his infancy when he sought truth in a snowflake or a stick. Man forgets the wisdom of the child." - Jack Kerouac
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 01
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โ€œBirds scream at the top of their lungs in horrified ...

โ€œBirds scream at the top of their lungs in horrified hellish rage every morning at daybreak to warn us all of the truth, but sadly we don't speak bird.โ€ ~Kurt Cobain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 04
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To be alive in this beautiful, self-organizing universe -- to participat...

To be alive in this beautiful, self-organizing universe -- to participate in the dance of life with senses to perceive it, lungs that breathe it, organs that draw nourishment from it -- is a wonder beyond words. ~Joanna Macy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 27
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โ€œTo be alive in this beautiful, self-organizing universe - to participate...

โ€œTo be alive in this beautiful, self-organizing universe - to participate in the dance of life with senses to perceive it, lungs that breathe it, organs that draw nourishment from it - is a wonder beyond words.โ€ ~ Joanna Macy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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"We die, we die, we die. I remind myself over and over again, absorbing it, b...

"We die, we die, we die. I remind myself over and over again, absorbing it, because it allows me to breathe deeper and love harder and feel each speck of air, each molecule, fill my lungs and release." ~ Lynn Shattuck via elephant journal
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 01
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"There is a certain kind of sadness you can be...

"There is a certain kind of sadness you can become addicted to. Like the burn in your mouth and lungs from a drag on cigarette." ~Avery Regelman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 12
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โ€œWisdom without love is like having lungs but no air t...

โ€œWisdom without love is like having lungs but no air to breathe. Do not seek wisdom in order to acquire knowledge but in order to live and love more fully.โ€ โ€” Adyashanti
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 23
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"If excessive smoking actually plays a role in the...

"If excessive smoking actually plays a role in the production of lung cancer, it seems to be a minor one." - Dr. W. C. Heuper, National Cancer Institute, 1954
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 05
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"To hang on from day to day and from week to week, spinning out a present ...

"To hang on from day to day and from week to week, spinning out a present that had no future, seemed an unconquerable instinct, just as ones lungs will always draw the next breath so long as there is air available. " George Orwell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 16
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"To sing you must first open your mouth. You must have a pair of lungs, and a lit...

"To sing you must first open your mouth. You must have a pair of lungs, and a little knowledge of music. It is not necessary to have an accordion or a guitar. The essential thing is to want to sing, this then is a song. I am singing." - Henry Miller
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 25
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"If evolution ha...

"If evolution has given you lungs, by all means breath"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 24
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