Littoral Famous Quotes & Sayings

7 Littoral Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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It became apparent to enthusiasts of locomotive travel that there was at least one unscheduled train on the tracks of Palimpsest. It did not stop at any of the stations, for one thing. Astrologers and geologists were consulted; they are much the same folk in this part of the world. The astrologer gazes upward and scries out shapes in the sky, and to do this he builds great towers so as to be closest to the element of his choice. The geologist is an astrologer who once, just once, happened to look down. From such great heights she glimpses the enormous shapes stamped on the earth, the long polygons made by the borders of farms and rivers and mill towns, littoral masses and city walls, a reflection of the celestial mosaic. In these loamy constellations Palimpsest is but a decorative flourish; they are so vast and complex that in her lifetime the geologist may chart but the tiniest part of the conterration which contains her tower. It is a long and lonely life to which few are called.Catherynne M Valente Littoral Sayings By Catherynne M Valente: It became apparent to enthusiasts of locomotive travel that there was at least one unscheduled
Historically the first philosopher to enquire deeply into the nature of corruption in society was Ibn Khaldun (1322-1406), whose wandering life was largely spent in the northern littoral of Africa at a time when kingdoms and sultanates were crumbling.Robert Payne Littoral Sayings By Robert Payne: Historically the first philosopher to enquire deeply into the nature of corruption in society was
The Internet is a graveyard, a bright malfunctioning littoral, and it is entirely necropastoral. But the necropastoral can't be sustained - it's non-sustainable.Joyelle McSweeney Littoral Sayings By Joyelle McSweeney: The Internet is a graveyard, a bright malfunctioning littoral, and it is entirely necropastoral. But
All questions of right to one side, I have never been able to banish the queasy inner suspicion that Israel just did not look, or feel, either permanent or sustainable. I felt this when sitting in the old Ottoman courtyards of Jerusalem, and I felt it even more when I saw the hideous 'Fort Condo' settlements that had been thrown up around the city in order to give the opposite impression. If the statelet was only based on a narrow strip of the Mediterranean littoral (god having apparently ordered Moses to lead the Jews to one of the very few parts of the region with absolutely no oil at all), that would be bad enough. But in addition, it involved roosting on top of an ever-growing population that did not welcome the newcomers.Christopher Hitchens Littoral Sayings By Christopher Hitchens: All questions of right to one side, I have never been able to banish the
There is a seaward bulge of stratocumulus. Sun glint and littoral drift. I see blooms of plankton in a blue of such Persian richness it seems an animal rapture, a colour change to express some form of intuitive delight.Don DeLillo Littoral Sayings By Don DeLillo: There is a seaward bulge of stratocumulus. Sun glint and littoral drift. I see blooms
It is a very remarkable fact that the species of shell-fish common to Greenland and Finmark are not all inhabitants of deep or moderately deep water ... That these littoral mollusks indicate by their presence on both sides of the Atlantic, some ancient continuity or contiguity of coast-line is what I firmly believe.Edward Forbes Littoral Sayings By Edward Forbes: It is a very remarkable fact that the species of shell-fish common to Greenland and
Metaphorically these essays move as a quiet but observant coast-guard cutter among the rocks and islands up and down the littoral of our life.David McCord Littoral Sayings By David McCord: Metaphorically these essays move as a quiet but observant coast-guard cutter among the rocks and