Quotation Explorer - 'Rust'

Tradition is the code that keeps change in lock. If you refuse change, you are likely to rust and guess the cause; that long held way of doing things. - Israelmore Ayivor
When I draw something, I try to build some kind of history into it. Drawing an object that has a certain amount of wear and tear or rust; or a tree that is damaged. I love trying to render not just the object, but what it has been through. - Alan Lee
If you rest, you rust. - Helen Hayes
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust. - Sun Tzu
Too much rest is rust. - Sir Walter Scott
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion. - Antisthenes Pinto
Most people rust out due to lack of challenge. Few people rust out due to overuse. - Unknown
Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal.
The long rays of sun stretched across the street and touched the twisted mabati tin roofs of the shops, creating a soft light that dulled the dust and rust, making them look almost beautiful. - Stanley Gazemba (Bahati Books)
Do the most difficult thing if that is what will pay you. Dust the Rust if you Must. Success never comes with ease. - Israelmore Ayivor
I would rather burn out than rust out. - Amy Carmichael
It is better to wear out than to rust out. - Bishop Richard Cumberland
In my hands I held gold dust and tarnished rust, but looking further in, I saw the few diamonds I've come to know as soul mates in my life. They sparkled a little brighter and I'd notice the lack of weight if they were gone. They would leave not as a loss, but as a hole in my palm. - Hubert Martin
Yet all experience is an arch wherethroughGleams that untraveled world whose margin fadesForever and forever when I move.How dull it is to pause, to make an end,To rust unburnished, not to shine in use!As though to breathe were life! - Alfred Tennyson
Beneath the rust and grime which dulls the shine of our weathered hearts, joy patiently waits to be rediscovered - John Mark Green
How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unburnished, not to shine in use. - Alfred Tennyson
The world can't get worse than this. Only more persons will become aware of the dust that works as rust in the most people's mind as the time passes and internet usage proliferates. - Anuj Somany
An iron does not rust of its own for it requires oxygen, chloride and moisture from the environment to corrode. Similarly, a citizen's life remains robust until the surrounding is vitiated from all around. - Anuj Somany
How Gloomy it is, to pause, to cease and to rust unburn, to get used and be indistinct. Like to live is to breathe. - Abhijit Tripathi
Don't let your dreams rust! Listen to your youthful bells ringing loud inside of you. - Bernard Kelvin Clive
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