Fire Quotes

Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.
William Shakespeare
Crowfoot - what is life? it is a flash of a firefly in the...

Absence lessens the minor passions and increases the great ones, as the wind douses a candle and kindles a fire.
La Rochefoucauld
Time has no divisions to mark its passage, there is never a thunder - Storm or blare of trumpets to announce the beginning of a new month or year. Even when a new century begins it is only we mortals who ring bells and fire off pistols.
Thomas Mann
Time is the fire in which we burn.
Gene Roddenberry
George washington - government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it...

William fullbright - the junior senator from wisconsin, by his...
Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
Reggie Leach
Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.
William Butler Yeats
All the means of action - The shapeless masses - The materials - Lie everywhere about us. What we need is the celestial fire to change the flint into the transparent crystal, bright and clear. That fire is genius.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A slipping gear in your M203 grenade launcher can cause it to fire when you least expect it. This could make you very unpopular with what is left of your unit.
Unknown, Army Magazine of Preventive Maintenance
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, represents, in the final analysis, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
Maitri Upanishads
He had so many irons in the fire that he was never able to forge any single one into a weapon with which to conquer his world.
Curtis Dahl
Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.
William Shakespeare, "Macbeth", Act 4 scene 1
Avarice, envy, pride, Three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of allOn Fire.
Dante Alighieri
Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - For credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Socrates
Give a man a fire and keep him warm for a day. Light a man on fire and he will be warm for rest of his life.
Anonymous
I could not at any age be content to take my place in a corner by the fireside and simply look on.
Eleanor Roosevelt
A house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Margaret Fulle
Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
George Washington
Pride, envy, avarice - - These are the sparks have set on fire the souls of man.
Alighieri Dante
Virtue is more to man than either water or fire. I have seen men die from treading on water and fire, but I have never seen a man die from treading the course of virtue.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs, Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers’ eyes, Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers’ tears. What is it else? A madness most discreet, A choking gall and a preserving sweet.
William Shakespeare, Romeo, in Romeo and Juliet, act 1, sc. 1.
One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
Hannah More
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
Buddha
There may be a great fire in our soul, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers - By see only a wisp of smoke.
Vincent Van Gogh
Love is friendship set on fire.
Jeremy Taylo
Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.
Overlung
I just bought a microwave fireplace. You can spend an evening in front of it in only eight minutes.
Steven Wright, Standup Comedy Routine
Love is friendship caught on fire.
Unknown
There is no accountability in the public school system - Except for coaches. You know what happens to a losing coach. You fire him. A losing teacher can go on losing for 30 years and then go to glory.
Ross Perot, The Dallas Morning News, March 11, 1984
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Joe Bob Briggs
Fighting fire with fire only gets you ashes!
Abigail van Buren
I love the deep quiet in which I live and grow against the world and harvest what they cannot take from me by fire or sword.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Continuous unremitting darkness has been known to send some people into an emotional tailspin, so the management here at KBHR radio suggests locking away the firearms. The desire to stick that 45 between the teeth can get pretty strong at times, so why invite temptation.
Andrew Schneide
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and fans the bonfire.
La Rochefoucald
The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours, kindle it at home, communicate it to others, and it becomes the property of all.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
One kernel is felt in a hogshead one drop of water helps to swell the ocean a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
Hannah More
Wake up with one mind, my friends, and kindle the fire, you many who share the same nest. Make your thoughts harmonious stretch them on the loom make a ship whose oars will carry us across.
Rig Veda