tibetan highlands plateau quotes

- 10 of 26 Results
My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here;
My heart's in the Highlands a-chasing the deer;
...
And yet, and yet ... Denying temporal succession, denying the self, denying the astronomical universe, are obvious acts of despera ...
This mesa plain had an appearance of great antiquity, and of incompleteness; as if, with all the materials for world-making assemb ...
At a tender age, I commandeered half a quire of foolscap from my father's desk and sat down to write a book. ...I had observed on ...
And spying far away
Upon the Tibetan plain
...
To value the tradition of, and the discipline required for, the craft of fiction seems today pointless. The real Arcadia is a lone ...
Here in Wellfleet, this pure sand plateau, known to sailors as the Table-lands of Eastham, on account of its appearance, as seen f ...
It does not matter much in what wars we serve, whether in the Highlands or the Lowlands. Everywhere we get soldiers' pay still.
I lately attended a meeting of the citizens of Concord, expecting, as one among many, to speak on the subject of slavery in Massac ...
I had thought to observe on this carry when we crossed the dividing line between the Penobscot and St. John, but as my feet had ha ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help