Quotation Explorer - 'Bending'

The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over. - Aesop
Love's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom. - William Shakespeare
Mrs. Murdo, walkind even more briskly to keep her spirits up, was crossing Harken Square when something fell to the pavement just in front of her with a terrific thump. How extraordinary, she thought, bending to pick it up. It was sort of a bundle. She began to untie it. - Jeanne DuPrau
I believe bending to the will or beliefs of one person and not being an individual will eventually lead to the perpetual destruction of society today as we know it! - Paul Lee
Sometimes the truth is so bizarre and mind bending that it must be presented as fiction to be accepted.George SaundersThe Bookseller - C. Robert Cales
Bending beats breaking. - Betty Greene
The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms, Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.
Much of the Kama Sutra is like origami; I don’t quite understand all the bending that needs to happen. - Erica Goros
There's a big difference between kneeling down and bending over. - Frank Zappa
Possible reality [is obtained] by slightly bending physical and chemical laws. - Marcel Duchamp
It is only path bending. Don't let it be mind bending. - T. Scott McLeod
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