Carve Related Quotes

I know now that we never get over great losses; we absorb them, and they carve us into different, often kinder, creatures. We tell the story to get them back, to capture the traces of footfalls through the snow.

Gail Caldwell

#Absorb #Capture #Carve

Such was a poet and shall be and is -who'll solve the depths of horror to defend a sunbeam's architecture with his life: and carve immortal jungles of despair to hold a mountain's heartbeat in his hand.

E. E. Cummings

#Carve #Defend #Depths #Heartbeat #Sunbeam

Daring to reach, to climb, to crawl, to scratch, to get back up when you've been knocked down, to push forward - ever forward - to forgive. It means sacrificing everything if necessary, to carve out a place for your own existence. It means living.

Malcolm X

#Carve #Knocked #Sacrificing

It is not necessary to live, But to carve our names beyond that point, This is necessary.

Gabriele D'annunzio


I want the freedom to carve and chisel my own face, to staunch the bleeding with ashes, to fashion my own gods out of my entrails...

Gloria E. Anzaldãºa

#Bleeding #Carve #Chisel

You have to be a brat in order to carve out your parameters, and you have to be a monster to anyone who gets in your way. But sometimes it's difficult to know when that's necessary and when you're just being a baby, throwing your rattle from the cage.

Paul Thomas Anderson

#Cage #Carve

“That would be a good thing for them to carve on my tombstone: Wherever she went, including here, it was against her better judgment”

Dorothy Parker

#Carve #Dp #Good #Including #Tombstone #Wherever

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

#Carve #Communication #Fall #Let It Be #Speak #Word

If I go into a restaurant and the food sucks I feel so depressed I just want to carve it in my wrist with the butter knife.

Robert Sietsema

#Carve #Knife #Restaurant

Let us carve gems out of our stony hearts and let them light our path to love.


#Carve #Gems #Path