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Tower Quotes

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Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
- Dante Alighieri

Related topics: History

A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.
- Rudyard Kipling

Roger.
Clear the tower.
I got a pitch and a roll program, and this baby's really going.
- Pete Conrad

Living in a tower, however secure it may feel,
is hardly a social attribute.
- Dirk Bogarde

 

I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame,
the Louvre.
I haven't seen anything.
I don't really care.
- Tyra Banks

Another day, another dollar, another war, another tower
Went up where the homeless had their home.
- Jewel

The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like
the celebrated tower of Pisa -
slightly off balance.
- Prince Charles

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Tower Records is like a temple to me.
I'll stay there for hours.
Nobody can shop for records with me.
It drives them out of their minds.
- Billy Bob Thornton

I've always thought Blues Point Tower is one of my
best buildings and I stand by that.
- Harry Seidler

We have been taught to regard a representative of the
people as a sentinel on the watch-tower of liberty.
- Daniel Webster

As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel,
so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger;
but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex.
- Adam Sedgwick

If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it,
it would have been permitted.
- Franz Kafka

My father was always anxious to give pleasure to his children.
Accordingly, he took me one day, as a special treat,
to the top of the grand old tower, to see the chimes played.
- James Nasmyth

Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending.
You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first
the foundation of humility.
- Saint Augustine

Smooth shapes are very rare in the wild but extremely
important in the ivory tower and the factory.
- Benoit Mandelbrot

Before this distinguished assembly and the world,
the bells today proclaim the joyous tidings of the
completion of this quietly soaring tower.
- Earl Warren

A well-ordered life is like climbing a tower;
the view halfway up is better than the view from the base,
and it steadily becomes finer as the horizon expands.
- William Lyon Phelps

When the ivy has found its tower, when the delicate
creeper has found its strong wall,
we know how the parasite plants grow and prosper.
- Anthony Trollope

I'm learning English at the moment.
I can say 'Big Ben', 'Hello Rodney',
'Tower Bridge' and 'Loo'.
- Cher

My mother was the dearest, sweetest angel.
She didn't talk; she sang.
She was a tower of strength.
- Jayne Meadows

I don't want to live in an ivory tower,
being the songwriter who just turns inward.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

The foreign press seems obsessed with the Freedom Tower,
as if it was the only thing going on here.
In fact, we're trying to keep a huge juggling act in balance,
with the tower as just one of the many balls in play.
- Daniel Libeskind

Three hundred years ago a prisoner condemned to the
Tower of London carved on the wall of his cell this
sentiment to keep up his spirits during his long imprisonment:
'It is not adversity that kills,
but the impatience with which we bear adversity.
- James Keller

There are fully forty towers, which are lofty and well built,
the largest of which has fifty steps leading to its main body,
and is higher than the tower of the principal tower
of the church at Seville.
- Hernando Cortes

I read numerous books - loads in fact -
and,
as I always do when recording a historical project,
immersed myself into the subject matter.
I spent many hours at Henry's old homes,
such as Hampton Court, and visiting the Tower of London.
I read no other books during that period.
- Rick Wakeman

I am not feeling any better because I cannot stay in bed,
having constant cause for walking.
They say I leave at night by the window of my tower,
hanging from a red umbrella with which I set fire to the forest!
- Camille Claudel

The reason bin Laden staggered the planes going into
the towers was so every camera would be focused on
the second tower when the plane hit.
It was not only the murder, but the perpetual image
of the horror that permeated into people's consciousness.
- John Cusack

Westminster Abbey, the Tower, a steeple,
one church, and then another, presented themselves to our view;
and we could now plainly distinguish the high round
chimneys on the tops of the houses,
which yet seemed to us to form an innumerable number of smaller spires,
or steeples.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

Think it is just a matter of...
well look how long it took Shawn Colvin to reach the level that she has.
Believe me, that girl has done everything except stand
behind the cash register at Tower and take the money.
- Christine Lavin

A close associate of his gave an interview in which
the book was described as quotes 'fiction from being to end'.
I suffered trial by tabloid for a couple of weeks,
lots of insults in the press, in the columns -
this man should be put in the tower and so on.
- Anthony Holden

I was making a film called The White Tower at the foot of Mont Blanc -
the one thing I learned from that experience was that
it's more difficult to go down a mountain than to go up.
A lot of people don't realize that.
- Glenn Ford

I was in Tower Records in San Francisco a few weeks ago,
buying some cassettes, and a couple of people recognized
me and ran up with albums,
and I just wanted to cover my face and have a seizure or something.
I want people to just go away.
- Christine McVie

Although the French were very friendly and helpful.
On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't,
as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground.
We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.
- Lalla Ward

Portugal is a high hill with a white watch tower on it flying signal flags.
It is apparently inhabited by one man who lives in
a long row of yellow houses with red roofs,
and populated by sheep who do grand acts of balancing on the side of the hill.
- Richard H. Davis

The house burned an hour before midnight on the last day of April.
The wild, distant ringing of the fire bells woke George Hazard.
He stumbled through the dark hallway,
then upstairs to the mansion tower, and stepped outside into the narrow balcony.
- John Jakes

Larry wanted us to reposition the tower.
We wouldn't, and won't.
He's been holding back our fees.
We want to get paid.
And that's it.
It'll get solved and we'll carry on with planning Ground Zero.
- Daniel Libeskind

Having covered some half a hundred cities,
towns, villages, and wide spots in the road during the last tow years,
George and I fairly wallowed in the comfort of our own home base.
- Martin Milner

We've managed to have a long career that is still quite vibrant,
yet we've never had to kow-tow to record companies
who said we weren't commercial enough.
- Alex Lifeson

We also own a little boat and I'm like a kid with it.
I take off early in the morning, fishing rod in tow,
and just drift about the ocean all day.
- Perry Como

They had some really cool rigged cars and things that
were different that they would tow behind the camera
car that were actually on these trailers that manipulated
side to side and stuff like they were getting hit,
and actually put the actor right in the middle of the chase.
- David R. Ellis

We saw when those World Trade towers came down what
these terrorists will do.
- Paul Cellucci

The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds;
High towers fall with a heavier crash;
And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.
- Horace

I've been spending this last month trying to find four
outfits to wear to the different premieres of The Two Towers.
It's hard work.
- Liv Tyler

Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut
of the poor and the towers of kings.
- Horace

Our main goal is to serve people as quickly as possible.
You need to have towers where people need coverage.
- Dan White

Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross,
stood a large building, even larger than the church,
and having many towers.
- Max Muller

Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the
twin towers of New York's World Trade Center.
Intelligence is not trying.
- Marilyn vos Savant

From the exterior face of the wall towers must be projected,
from which an approaching enemy may be annoyed by weapons,
from the embrasures of those towers,
right and left.
- Marcus V. Pollio

Though I love the luxury of the Waldorf Towers,
room service there doesn't do soul food.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers,
idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.
- Logan P. Smith

I am very sorry to say that I rejoiced when I once
more perceived the towers of Windsor behind me.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

I can never do better than Fawlty Towers whatever I do.
Now I very much want to teach young talent some rules of the game.
- John Cleese

Was this the face that launched a thousand ships,
and burnt the topless towers of Ileum?
- Christopher Marlowe

Watching the completed version of The Two Towers for example,
I was very conscious of scenes - sometimes whole sequences -
that I had seen being filmed or edited but which hadn't
made it into the final cut.
- Brian Sibley

There are house demolitions and destruction all over the West Bank and Gaza.
Just yesterday in Gaza they demolished three towers
under the pretext that they were built close to a settlement.
- Ahmed Yassin

Yes, I remember the barbed wire and the guard towers and the machine guns,
but they became part of my normal landscape.
What would be abnormal in normal times became my normality in camp.
- George Takei

Even on a personal note, my dressing table downstairs is crowded with things,
like a mini landscape.
It's a city with buildings and towers and roads.
There's a pool and a little park.
When I move something around it becomes a different tableau.
- Tony Curtis

As a kid I watched television 24 hours a day and loved every minute of it.
The two shows that always make me laugh and are therefore
my favourites are The Dick Van Dyke Show and Fawlty Towers.
- Colin Mochrie

I was in my office when - on 9/11.
I think I had a number of meetings scheduled.
I was just getting to know the bureau.
And somebody walked in and said the first plane had -
or a plane had struck the World Trade Center,
one of the towers.
- Robert Mueller

I think the only boundaries are individual and personal.
A writer should be free to write about anything he or she wants to,
including the twin towers.
I have made small references to 9/11 in my past two books.
- Michael Connelly

When they released Sidewalks of New York,
there were some shots with the towers they were going to take out,
and Ed told them no.
I don't think they can deny the towers were a part of New York.
- Dennis Farina

A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man,
is the type of some great idea.
Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem;
and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world,
Art.
- Benjamin Disraeli

At a certain stage in his evolution,
man himself had been able to lay hold upon a higher order of things,
which raised him above the level of the beasts that perish,
and enabled him to see, at least in the distance,
the shining towers of the City of God.
- Alfred Noyes

After a hundred years the son of the King then reigning,
who was of another family from that of the sleeping Princess,
was a-hunting on that side of the country,
and he asked what those towers were which he saw in
the middle of a great thick wood.
- Charles Perrault

Christopher Reeve understood that...
everything begins with hope.
His vision of walking again, his belief that he would
be able to in his lifetime,
towered over his broken body.
- Patti Davis

Towering genius disdains a beaten path.
It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
- Abraham Lincoln

When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one,
little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine,
what I now am.
- Sarah Orne Jewett

Most of my adult life I had this towering contempt for America.
- Robert Crumb

One of the towering people in this industry said,
why don't you go and make a five-year contract with somebody,
make yourself several million dollars and put it away,
then go and do whatever you want, work for public TV if you want.
- Roone Arledge

We should like to have some towering geniuses,
to reveal us to ourselves in colour and fire,
but of course they would have to fit into the pattern
of our society and be able to take orders from sound administrative types.
- J. B. Priestley


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