bury one's head in sand quotes

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It is comforting when one has a sorrow to lie in the warmth of one's bed and there, abandoning all effort and all resistance, to b ...
The New Testament is an invaluable book, though I confess to having been slightly prejudiced against it in my very early days by t ...
One usually dies because one is alone, or because one has got into something over one's head. One often dies because one does not ...
Strong emotional experiences are for the most part impersonal. Anyone who has hated another person so much that only chance stands ...
"The only one who has ever been really mysterious." (Joan Crawford); "Her mystery was as thick as a London fog." (Tallulah Bankhea ...
To have one's mother-in-law in the country when one lives in Paris, and vice versa, is one of those strokes of luck that one encou ...
Not to find one's way in a city may well be uninteresting and banal. It requires ignorance--nothing more. But to lose oneself in a ...
The gap between the committed and the indifferent is a Sahara whose faint trails, followed by the mind's eye only, fade out in san ...
Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with ...
It is uplifting to lose one's faith in a reality which looks the way it is described in a newspaper.
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