Best Quotes About Graveyard

The graveyards are full of indispensable men. -Charles de Gaulle

Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards. -Neil Kinnock

Some people asked me if I would be interested in managing the A's. I said a definite no thank you. At night, that place is a graveyard with lights. -Whitey Herzog

Those who begin coercive elimination of dissent soon find themselves exterminating dissenters. Compulsory unification of opinion achieves only the unanimity of the graveyard. -Robert Jackson

The museums and parks are graveyards above the ground- congealed memories of the past that act as a pretext for reality. -Robert Smithson

I've always considered music stores to be the graveyards of musicians. -Gary Larson

Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards. -Samuel Beckett

They say it's better to bury your sadness in a graveyard or garden that waits for the spring to wake from its sleep and burst into green. -Conor Oberst

They keep telling us that in war truth is the first casualty, which is nonsense since it implies that in times of peace truth stays out of the sick bay or the graveyard. -Alexander Cockburn

No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle. -John F. Kennedy

I used to work the graveyard shift. -Bradley Cooper

I feel most empires fell when they started to act human, but then look at Russia. They kept a pretty strong hand, and they fell from Afghanistan alone because Afghanistan is the graveyard of empires. I guess you just can't sustain it. -Colin Quinn

Some people talk about Haiti as being the graveyard of development projects. -Paul Farmer

Reform is not for the short-winded. I'm committed to making sure the Senate is more than just a graveyard for good ideas. -Mark Udall

I write simply because I hear voices of people in my head who won't give me peace until I convey their stories to the rest of the world. Seriously. They've always been with me. While other girls played with dolls, and my brothers with Hot Wheels, I was busy traveling through space or traipsing through graveyards with my imaginary playmates. -Sherrilyn Kenyon

Some have called Afghanistan 'the graveyard of empires,' and it probably is the graveyard of empires. -James G. Stavridis

On my second swim at Deception Island, the water was very clear and I was looking at hundreds of whale bones beneath me. It was a graveyard from the whaling some time in the 1920s-30s. -Lewis Gordon Pugh

If you're trying to be a successful writer, and you go into a second-hand bookshop, it's the graveyard of people whose books haven't been wanted. -Mark Haddon

New York for a long time was a kind of conductor's graveyard. -Zubin Mehta

I want to be an example of a guy who made something of himself out of nothing. A guy who overcame the odds of a tough childhood, who worked hard, who didn't let his surroundings get the best of him and lead him to jail or the graveyard. Where I ended up – being a comedian, a TV star, and a movie actor – might be unique, but my story is not. -Tracy Morgan

For me, to do a reality show is like sending myself to actor's graveyard. I feel like I should wait and create my own projects… do independent movies before I would have to go and do reality shows. Or produce one and come up with one on my own! -Tamala Jones

On Staten Island, there's a ship graveyard. I'm using that a lot, even for 'Under the Dome.' When I'm dissatisfied with a location scout, I go on Google Earth. It's an amazing tool. -Niels Arden Oplev

I unloaded planes for UPS in Louisville, Kentucky. It only was bad because it was called 'Earn to Learn,' where you pay for your tuition for college, but you have to work graveyard shift – midnight to eight A.M. – and then go to school at nine or 10 A.M. I was a zombie after two semesters. -Boyd Holbrook

I sort of tried to get a basketball scholarship out of high school, but that didn't happen. Then I started working for UPS, and that paid for tuition for school. I moved to a bigger town, Louisville. I did it for a year. I had to work the graveyard shift. And then you get off at eight for classes, so that sucked. Then I dropped out. -Boyd Holbrook

An enormous number of mothers in the U.S. are working double time, graveyard shifts, and more than one job just to put food on the table for their kids. -Tina Brown

By the time I was 25 or 26, I would have earned a million, but if you looked in the bank account, it's not there because I've spent it. That's what it's there for. I don't want to be the richest bloke in the graveyard. Look at Elvis. -Eric Bristow

Don't die old, die empty. That's the goal of life. Go to the cemetery and disappoint the graveyard. -Myles Munroe

The position is: the Gaelic language is no longer the native language; it is dead, yet food is being brought to the graveyard. -Patrick Kavanagh

The political graveyards are full of people who don't respond. -John Glenn

I went to college at San Francisco State and supported myself working the graveyard shift at a brewery and did a little theater. It was great. I'd do Shakespeare and stuff like that. -David Carradine

I'd drop whatever I was doing to show up to do the graveyard shift of 'America's Shopping Place.' -Jane Lynch

Under the leaden sway of Alexander III's government, the silence of the graveyard prevailed. Russian society, equally discouraged by the collapse of all hopes for peaceful reforms and by the apparent ineffectiveness of the revolutionary movement, was in the grip of a mood of depression and resignation. -Rosa Luxemburg

My first kiss was actually in a graveyard. -George Ezra

The Republicans are whistling past the graveyard. If we don't change our policies on immigration, you're going to be looking at Iran Deal after Iran Deal after Iran Deal. I can count on Americans to protect Israel. I don't count on foreigners to care about Israel, and that's who's coming in to vote. -Ann Coulter

Stephen King's 'Mr. Mercedes' is not a conventional horror novel. No ghosts, no vampires, no prune-faced escapees of the graveyard. -Owen King

I wasn't a kid who wanted to be a writer. I wanted to be a doctor. I was kind of morbid. I was really into the body and how it could go wrong. I wanted to dig up bodies from the graveyard. -Jennifer Egan

New Guinea was sort of a graveyard for planes. -Mitchell Zuckoff

I love graveyards. To some, it might sound morbid, but there's nothing dark about the natural cycles of life, really. -Kerli

I owe a lot to playing on the street. And what was even better than playing on the street was playing football with my friends in the local graveyard. It was fantastic. We forgot what the time was and didn't even go home for our meals. -Robinho

I prefer a prison full of criminals than a graveyard full of innocent people. -Jair Bolsonaro

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