Rooftops Quotes by Jay Asher, Richard Dawkins, Ernest Hemingway, George Clarke, Betsy Hodges, Jennifer Donnelly and many others.
I swear, guys in groups are capable of the stupidest things.” “Like war,” Kellan says, heaping napkins and ketchup packets onto her tray. “And jumping off rooftops.” “And lighting their farts on fire,” she says.
Religious faith not only lacks evidence, its independence from evidence is its pride and joy, shouted from the rooftops.
The road to Hell is paved with unbought stuffed dogs.
Our houses are at least 12 feet under water. All you can see on TV are rooftops. And the bridge we came across, the I-10 twin span, is now split.
We must shout out from the rooftops that Minneapolis is the best place on Earth.
I will go out again this very night with my rockets and fuses. I will blow them straight out of their comfortable beds. Blow the rooftops off their houses. Blow the black, wretched night to bits. I will not stop. For mad I may be, but I will never be convenient.
Sundown had bloodied the horizon over the uneven rooftops of South Boston. Birds were perched on every roof and seemed to be watching the girl walking slowly below. – Cradle and All
There were days when no kid came out of his house without looking around. The week after Halloween had a quality both hungover and ominous, the light pitched, the sky smashed against the rooftops.
This is not what it is like to be you, I realized as a few of your magnificent clouds flew over the rooftop. It is just me thinking about being you. And before I headed back down the hill, I walked in a circle around your house, making an invisible line which you would have to cross before dark.
I’m not the kind of person who gives up without a fight.
It’s understandable why a minority that was treated as badly as blacks in this country have been for so long would, when they finally found themselves on top, brag about it and want to shout from the rooftops.
…[P]eople who shout joy from the rooftops are often the saddest of all… (p.24)
I’m looking over rooftops, and I’m hoping it ain’t true, that the same God looks out for them, looks out for me and you.
The road to hell is paved with works-in-progress.
This is no time to be ashamed of the Gospel. It is the time to preach it from the rooftops.
Find your voice, shout it from the rooftops, and keep doing it until the people that are looking for you find you.
I’m not the type who’ll yell about my achievements from the rooftops.
As long as you can look fearlessly at the sky, you’ll know that your pure within and will find happiness once more.
We’re starting our own religion at last. The Order of Frisbeetarians. We believe that when you die, your soul ascends to a rooftop and you can never get it back.
I think it is important not to scream from the rooftops to make yourself heard, I want my work to do the talking for me.
All the sparrows on the rooftops are crying about the fact that the most imperialist nation that is supporting the colonial regime in the colonies is the United States of America.
Some people do want to stand on the rooftop and scream out their story. Others are cowering in the corner, or sitting with a blank face in class, and not knowing how to tell their story.
I came out because I fell in love. It wasn’t a terrible, horrible, damn thing. I was in love with somebody, and I wanted to scream it from the rooftops.
Gotham City. Clean shafts of concrete and snowy rooftops. The work of men who died generations ago. From here, it looks like an achievement. From here, you can’t see the enemy.
For myself, for a long time… maybe I felt inauthentic or something, I felt like my voice wasn’t worth hearing, and I think everyone’s voice is worth hearing. So if you’ve got something to say, say it from the rooftops.
No matter where you are you can grow something to eat. Shift your thinking and you’d be surprised at the places your food can be grown! Window sill, fire escape and rooftop gardens have the same potential to provide impressive harvests as backyard gardens, greenhouses and community spaces.
New York is great for people watching and there’s a bunch of amazing rooftops.
My first shoot was on a rooftop in swimsuits with two plus-size models who were curvy and voluptuous and beautiful, and they taught me so much about being beautiful in any shape or size.
I have always shouted from the rooftops about my businesses but I had never ever spoken about my personal life.
I have lived in other cities but been inside of only one. I once wore all the windows of Chicago and all its doorways on a key ring. Salons, mansions, alleys, courtrooms, depots, factories, hotels, police cells, the lake front, the rooftops and the sidewalks were my haberdashery.
Look, we are human, we make mistakes. I will gladly shout from the rooftops that I am not perfect. Nor will I ever be.
To romp along the connected rooftops and fire escapes of Chicagos second city of garages was my young lifes passion.
Night doesn’t fall in Rome; it rises from the city’s heart, from the gloomy little alleys and courtyards where the sun never gets much more than a brief look-in, and then, like the mist from the Tiber, it creeps over the rooftops and spreads up into the hills.
Life for young American college graduates is a festive affair. Free of having to support their families, they mostly have gay parties on rooftops where they reflect at length upon their quirky electronic childhoods and sometimes kiss each other on the lips and neck.
A man sitting monkey-like on the rooftop of his brain is due the applause such feats earn him.
My worst fears were confirmed as Thierry and I sat in the centre circle after the final whistle. His name was sung from the rooftops, while my contribution was recognised by a deafening silence. It was like I was the invisible man
… anything difficult to say must be shouted from the rooftops.
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
As we rose over the rooftops I caught my breath-well, if you can catch your breath underwater.
When he died, I went about like a ragged crow telling strangers, “My father died, my father died.” My indiscretion embarrassed me, but I could not help it. Without my father on his Delhi rooftop, why was I here? Without him there, why should I go back? Without that ache between us, what was I made of?
The colorful state of Gujrat celebrates hundreds of festivals every year. Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan is one of the biggest festivals amongst them. Thousands of colorful kites decorate the sky and several rooftops crowded with friends and relatives fly them with unending enthusiasm.
Straight to the top, rooftop glows. With a hand full of girls and they all so foreign. Brain so poisoned, rainbows flowing.
I did my teen-age years in World War II. War news was a constant. We kept the radio on in our house to hear Edward R. Murrow broadcasting from the rooftops of London, describing the blitz.
I have never hidden any facts about me, and will shout out my wedding plans off rooftops when it happens.
I’ve shouted this from the rooftops, and I’ll say it again: There’s not another man on this Earth who is my size who can do what I do.
When you are pulling people out of the water and off of rooftops, there are no Republicans and no Democrats.
The best motivation for anyone-including employees-is to hear or see our name as often and in as many places as possible. Our name is the most potent sound we can hear and see. If you want to motivate someone put their name up in lights and/or sing it from the rooftops!
Snoopy (musing on his rooftop): Good Grief! Is it November already? My life is going by too fast. I think someone pushed the “Fast Forward” button.
I knew everything in the forest. I had a secret home tree, where I pretty much lived. I also liked rooftops and streetlamps. My parents would get calls saying ‘He’s out there again.’
Seeing a new play in a first-time production is so exciting – when it’s good, you want to shout from the rooftops.
In the early days it was fun to fly. You could soar over rooftops and trees, or drop down to meet a passing train and wave at the engineer. The whole sky belonged to you. now there are so many regulations. The sky is crowded. All the fun is gone.
In the last analysis, the artist may shout from all the rooftops that he is a genius; he will have to wait for the verdict of posterity.
In the Middle East in the summertime, to keep cool, a lot of people sleep on the rooftops.
They seem to be getting it together. How much damage will the picture of people spending four or five days on rooftops do That depends on how well it goes from here on out.
The stupidity of a stupid man is mercifully intimate and reticient, while the stupidity of an intellectual is cried from the rooftops.