Quotation Explorer - 'Gate'

I sometimes think that writing is like driving a sheep down the road. If there's any gate open to the left or the right the reader will most certainly go into it. - C.S. Lewis
If you can put your five fingers throught it, it is a gate, if not a door. - James Joyce
Kavita’s arms are still outstretched, but they hold nothing. After the metal gate clangs shut behind them, Kavita can still hear Usha’s piercing wail echoing inside. - Shilpi Somaya Gowda
Just knowing that there is no gate to pass through doesn’t mean that we are at the end of the search, not if we are still standing outside that gateless gate. - Enza Vita
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate. - J. R. R. Tolkien
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it may serve to cast a gleam on those that are without while the inhabitant sits in darkness. - Hannah More
The Sufis advise us to speak only after our words have managed to pass through three gates. At the first gate we ask ourselves, Are these words true? If so, we let them pass on; if not, back they go. At the second gate we ask, Are they necessary? At the last gate we ask, Are they kind?
When, in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes... Haply I think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark at break of day arising From sullen earth, sings hymns at heaven's gate; For thy sweet love remember'd such wealth brings That then I scorn to change my state with kings. - William Shakespeare
As Ummon and the other Masters teach, it explains why the giraffe evolved a long neck but never why the other animals did not. It explains why humankind evolved to intelligence, but not why the tree near the front gate refused to. - Dan Simmons
Sunflowers hellos from gate to gate. The hour at the square. Candy, art, books, look. A warmth given. Beauties with rain forest hair Walk by the clock tower. Sunlight of neon, the keys inside their eyes. No storms. Traffic sounds, salt air. Salt that moves the thirst and destroys all the fears. - Gwen Calvo
The future is only the past again, entered through another gate. - Pinero Arthur Wing
The higher you climb, the more Satan will take notice. Keep climbing! Heaven's gate has a lock. - Shannon L. Alder
When Randolph Carter was thirty he lost the key of the gate of dreams. - H.P. Lovecraft
Focus on kindness not on hate.Bliss will flow to open the gate. - Debasish Mridha
A child who was born with a silver spoon is likely to not appreciate all he is provided with.And it is likely that a child who grew up from the dust to look down on others once the floods gate of success opens up for him.It is NOT where you come FROM that matters,But where you are GOING. - Nomthandazo Tsembeni
You're all trying to figure out what went wrong inside my head. Fucking idiots. You'll never crack the code that's inside my head. You'll never get into my castle. You'll never even get past the gate. - Brent Runyon
It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll, I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.
Happiness is a choice you make when you allow faith through the entry gate and fear through the exit gate. - Roopleen
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate. - J.R.R. Tolkien
Giving is an open gate to great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You are my white angel of hope at the golden gate of glory. - Kristian Goldmund Aumann
To be beyond yourself is the gate to wisdom. - Sorin Cerin
An ancient gate, sealed by the powers of Light and Darkness, barred the way to the Pillars beyond. To depart this place and continue my journey, I would have to find the means to open it. - Amy Hennig
I believe the future is only the past again, entered through another gate. - Arthur Wing Pinero
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison. - Nelson Mandela
Books open a realm to a world beyond our own, all one has to do is take a leap of faith, open one, and step through the gate, passed the veil of myth on into the unknown. - Sophia Compian
The longest part of the journey is said to be the passing of the gate. - Marcus Terentius Varro
In human relations a little language goes farther than a little of almost anything else. Whereas one language now often makes a wall, two can make a gate.
Work is love made visible. And if you can't work with love, but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of the people who work with joy - Kahlil Gibran
He who wants to do good, knocks at the gate; he who loves finds the gates open. - Rabindranath Tagore
before the gate --my walking stick's made a riverof melting snow - Kobayashi Issa
Repulsion is the sentry that guards the gate to all that we most desire. - Salvador Dali
Giving is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Goodness is an open gate to a great life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Did you knew that the key for heaven opens and the gate for hell. - Deyth Banger
Fear is what keeps the walls up, so open the gate and let what you want, in when you want - Joshua Wright
The gate to success lies in your ability to unlock it. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
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