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Desolate Quotes By Eve Palmer: At first encounter the Karoo may seem arid, At first encounter the Karoo may seem arid, desolate and unforgiving, but to those who know it, it is a land of secret beauty and infinite variety. Eve Palmer
Desolate Quotes By F Scott Fitzgerald: He broke off and began to walk u He broke off and began to walk u and down a desolate path of fruit rinds and discarded favors and crushed flowers. F Scott Fitzgerald
Desolate Quotes By Francine Rivers: Do my will, beloved. I drew you up Do my will, beloved. I drew you up from the desolate pit, out of the miry bog, and set your feet upon a rock. Francine Rivers
Desolate Quotes By George Eliot: No soul is desolate as long as there No soul is desolate as long as there is a human being for whom it can feel trust and reverence. George Eliot
Desolate Quotes By Everett Ruess: I'll never stop wandering. And when the time I'll never stop wandering. And when the time comes to die, I'll find the wildest, loneliest, most desolate spot there is. Everett Ruess
Desolate Quotes By Washington Irving: And if unhappy in her love, her heart And if unhappy in her love, her heart is like some fortress that has been captured, and sacked, and abandoned, and left desolate ... Washington Irving
Desolate Quotes By Pat Conroy: The desolate narrowness, the definitive thinness of experience The desolate narrowness, the definitive thinness of experience is both the vainglory and the dead giveaway of a provincial man. Pat Conroy
Desolate Quotes By Richard Adams: Wisdom is found on the desolate hillside ... Wisdom is found on the desolate hillside ... where none comes to feed, and the stony bank where the rabbit scratches a hole in vain. Richard Adams
Desolate Quotes By Lora Ann: Ashes are all around the desolate ground. What Ashes are all around the desolate ground. What beauty could behold the darkness of a soul? -Keeley Lora Ann
Desolate Quotes By John Keats: It keeps eternal whisperings around desolate shores It keeps eternal whisperings around desolate shores — John Keats
Desolate Quotes By Julian Barnes: Isn't the most reliable form of pleasure, Flaubert Isn't the most reliable form of pleasure, Flaubert implies, the pleasure of anticipation? Who needs to burst into fulfilment's desolate attic? — Julian Barnes
Desolate Quotes By John Steinbeck: Humanity has been passing through a gray and Humanity has been passing through a gray and desolate time of confusion. — John Steinbeck
Desolate Quotes By Ginny Clyde: She holds on to life as resiliently as She holds on to life as resiliently as the rose that grows out of the cold, desolate soil of a graveyard. A graveyard rose! — Ginny Clyde
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: Before you, life was desolate - the past Before you, life was desolate - the past hardly worth remembering - and now, each moment a keepsake I can't throw away ... — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Sabaa Tahir: Disappear! I scream the word in my mind, Disappear! I scream the word in my mind, queen of the desolate landscape therein, ordering her ragged troops to a last stand. — Sabaa Tahir
Desolate Quotes By Ouida: The joy of a strong nature is as The joy of a strong nature is as cloudless as its suffering is desolate. — Ouida
Desolate Quotes By Rebecca Makkai: By then there had been other men. She'd By then there had been other men. She'd flung herself at other closed windows. The windows never broke, but her heart, at the end, was in splinters. — Rebecca Makkai
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Hand: It was beyond desolate: it was where desolation It was beyond desolate: it was where desolation goes to be by itself. — Elizabeth Hand
Desolate Quotes By Liane Moriarty: Desolate' was the most perfectly beautiful word for Desolate' was the most perfectly beautiful word for how she felt. Sometimes — Liane Moriarty
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: My heart is a desolate field over which My heart is a desolate field over which geese vee, the sky turns and the days lie fallow ... — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Charles Caleb Colton: Envy is the coward side of Hate, And Envy is the coward side of Hate, And all her ways are bleak and desolate. — Charles Caleb Colton
Desolate Quotes By Lew Wallace: Only those who have been wanderers long desolate Only those who have been wanderers long desolate can know the power there was in the latter appeal [Christianity]. — Lew Wallace
Desolate Quotes By Garth Risk Hallberg: THERE WAS NOWHERE ON EARTH more desolate than THERE WAS NOWHERE ON EARTH more desolate than a Gristedes on New Year's Eve. — Garth Risk Hallberg
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Gaskell: Come! Poor little heart! Be cheery and brave. Come! Poor little heart! Be cheery and brave. We'll be a great deal to one another, if we are thrown off and left desolate. — Elizabeth Gaskell
Desolate Quotes By David Joy: It wasn't here or there that had ever It wasn't here or there that had ever been scary. It was the middle ground, that long desolate space between, that scared the hell out of me. — David Joy
Desolate Quotes By Sappho: Eros harrows my heart: wild gales sweeping desolate Eros harrows my heart: wild gales sweeping desolate mountains, uprooting oaks. — Sappho
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: This will be a winter so desolate, only This will be a winter so desolate, only memory can fill the emptiness — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Rachel Joyce: She had stayed because, however lonely she was She had stayed because, however lonely she was with Harold, the world without him would be even more desolate. — Rachel Joyce
Desolate Quotes By Alisa Hope Wagner: A platform without the Holy Spirit is like A platform without the Holy Spirit is like land without a spring. If we gain our Promise Land without Living Water, it will become desolate. — Alisa Hope Wagner
Desolate Quotes By Alison Croggon: Drunk with beauty, I tore down Armfuls of Drunk with beauty, I tore down Armfuls of blossoms. How desolate the marred sky! — Alison Croggon
Desolate Quotes By Philip James Bailey: The beautiful are never desolate; But some one The beautiful are never desolate; But some one alway loves them
God or man. If man abandons, God himself takes them. — Philip James Bailey
Desolate Quotes By Wallace Stevens: The world about us would be desolate except The world about us would be desolate except for the world within us. — Wallace Stevens
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: You know the way of the wind in You know the way of the wind in the night - the desolate alleys my soul takes — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Martin Luther King Jr.: Now is the time to rise from the Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation to the sunlit path of racial justice. — Martin Luther King Jr.
Desolate Quotes By Tori Amos: I'm a winter girl. I like coming out I'm a winter girl. I like coming out when things are desolate and everybody's ready to slit their wrists. — Tori Amos
Desolate Quotes By Rick Riordan: Will and Nico sat shoulder to shoulder, bantering Will and Nico sat shoulder to shoulder, bantering good-naturedly. They were so cute together it made me feel desolate. It — Rick Riordan
Desolate Quotes By Nathaniel Hawthorne: As the moral gloom of the world overpowers As the moral gloom of the world overpowers all systematic gaiety, even so was their home of wild mirth made desolate amid the sad forest. — Nathaniel Hawthorne
Desolate Quotes By Melina Marchetta: Go to hell," he said, but there was Go to hell," he said, but there was a desolate fear in his eyes and I couldn't look away.
"Been there. Trust me. It's so overrated. — Melina Marchetta
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: It begins with isolation - demons always inhabit It begins with isolation - demons always inhabit desolate places ... — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Terry Pratchett: Smoke twisting amongst the lights and turning the Smoke twisting amongst the lights and turning the air a desolate blue, the colour of dead hopes and lost chances. — Terry Pratchett
Desolate Quotes By William Blake: Wisdom is sold in a desolate marketplace where Wisdom is sold in a desolate marketplace where none can come to buy. — William Blake
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: Loving a fairy lady with a magic song Loving a fairy lady with a magic song will leave you desolate on a cold hillside ... but from there you can see the stars ... — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Lord Byron: None are so desolate but something dear, Dearer None are so desolate but something dear, Dearer than self, possesses or possess'd A thought, and claims the homage of a tear. — Lord Byron
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Barrett Browning: How many desolate creatures on the earth have How many desolate creatures on the earth have learnt the simple dues of fellowship and social comfort, in a hospital. — Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Desolate Quotes By Julianna Baggott: Even a poisoned, desolate childhood can be missed. Even a poisoned, desolate childhood can be missed. — Julianna Baggott
Desolate Quotes By Robert W. Service: The lonely sunsets flare forlorn Down valleys dreadly The lonely sunsets flare forlorn Down valleys dreadly desolate; The lonely mountains soar in scorn As still as death, as stern as fate. — Robert W. Service
Desolate Quotes By Ernest Dowson: And I was desolate and sick of an And I was desolate and sick of an old passion. — Ernest Dowson
Desolate Quotes By David Adams Richards: When she stamped her foot, it made a When she stamped her foot, it made a strange thud on the desolate beach. Like a heartbeat. — David Adams Richards
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Kolbert: (The desolate post-impact sea has been dubbed the (The desolate post-impact sea has been dubbed the "Strangelove ocean.") — Elizabeth Kolbert
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Gilbert: Fear is a desolate boneyard where our dreams Fear is a desolate boneyard where our dreams go to desiccate in the hot sun. This — Elizabeth Gilbert
Desolate Quotes By Anonymous: Thus saith the Lord God; When the whole Thus saith the Lord God; When the whole earth rejoiceth, I will make thee desolate. — Anonymous
Desolate Quotes By Laozi: What people loathe the most is to be What people loathe the most is to be orphaned, desolate, unworthy. But this is what princes and kings call themselves. — Laozi
Desolate Quotes By Charles Haddon Spurgeon: Go to your rest rejoicing, for you are Go to your rest rejoicing, for you are not a desolate wanderer but a beloved child, watched over, cared for, supplied, and defended by your Lord. — Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Gaskell: Tobacco and drink deaden the pangs of hunger, Tobacco and drink deaden the pangs of hunger, and make one forget the miserable home, the desolate future. They — Elizabeth Gaskell
Desolate Quotes By Elizabeth Barrett Browning: Where Christ brings His cross He brings His Where Christ brings His cross He brings His presence; and where He is none are desolate, and there is no room for despair. — Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Desolate Quotes By John Geddes: In January, everything seems desolate. The Moon ascends In January, everything seems desolate. The Moon ascends to cold heights - and I, a ragged sky filled with dark kisses ... lie abandoned by you ... — John Geddes
Desolate Quotes By Ben Handicott: Immerse yourself in the mesmerising patchwork of flatland Immerse yourself in the mesmerising patchwork of flatland invaded by water, desolate roads of industrial obsolescence, and a dark history — Ben Handicott
Desolate Quotes By Michael Chabon: [His coat] emitted an odor of bus station [His coat] emitted an odor of bus station so desolate that just standing next to him you could feel your luck changing for the worse. — Michael Chabon
Desolate Quotes By Ella Frank: He is being dragged into his own desolate He is being dragged into his own desolate abyss, and he know if she stays, he is going to pull her in, too. — Ella Frank
Desolate Quotes By Charlotte Bronte: To toil, to think, to long, to grieve,Is To toil, to think, to long, to grieve,
Is such my future fate?
The morn was dreary, must the eve
Be also desolate? — Charlotte Bronte
Desolate Quotes By Katherine Bogle: If you live your life worried about the If you live your life worried about the what-ifs, you're going to live a very desolate life. — Katherine Bogle
Desolate Quotes By Red Tash: It was a crypt where music played to It was a crypt where music played to masses of the dead, and McJagger was their desolate pharaoh, a walking mummified king. I remembered it well. — Red Tash
Desolate Quotes By Giorgos Seferis: Leaves like rusty tinfor the desolate mind that Leaves like rusty tin
for the desolate mind that has seen the end-
the barest glimmerings.
Leaves aswirl with gulls
made wild by winter. — Giorgos Seferis