Quotation Explorer - 'Wheel'

Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top. - Robert Burton
Who would've thought such a slight tilt in our earthly axis could make such a big difference in our lives? The big wheel keeps on turning and here we are again, looking in the sweet face of darkness. - Geoffrey Neighor
Creating a family in this turbulent world is an act of faith, a wager that against all odds there will be a future, that love can last, that the heart can triumph against all adversities and even against the grinding wheel of time.
Every wheel wish to be the wheel of a car, and not of just another vehicle. - Amit Kalantri
Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. - Bible
When he was young, I told Dale Jr. that hunting and racing are a lot alike. Holding that steering wheel and holding that rifle both mean you better be responsible. - Dale Earnhardt
Who upholds the gorsedd if not You? Who counts the ages of the world if not You? Who commands the Wheel of Heaven if not You? Who quickens life in the womb if not You? Therefore, God of All Virtue and Power, sain us and shield us with Your Swift Sure Hand. - Stephen R. Lawhead
Jesus take the wheel - Carrie Underwood
Education...beyond all other devices of human origin, is a great equalizer of conditions of men --the balance wheel of the social machinery...It does better than to disarm the poor of their hostility toward the rich; it prevents being poor. - Horace Mann
We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice, we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
While the fates permit, live happily; life speeds on with hurried step, and with winged days the wheel of the headlong year is turned. - Seneca
We join spokes together in a wheel, but it is the center hole that makes the wagon move.We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness insidethat holds whatever we want.We hammer wood for a house, but it is the inner spacethat makes it livable.We work with being, but non-being is what we use. - Lao Tzu
It's all on the wheel. - R. E. Conary
Life is like a steering wheel, it only takes one small move to change your entire direction. - Kellie Elmore
Relax your fears, let your ambition take the wheel for a while; it'll take you somewhere exciting that you've never been. - Noel DeJesus
...Why the hell are we conditioned into the smooth strawberry-and-cream mother-goose, Alice-and- Wonderland fable, only to be broken on the wheel as we grow older and become aware of ourselves as individuals with a dull responsibility in life? - Sylvia Plath
The wheel of life has many spokes yet so few people ever leave the hub. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
i think that i was a rat in rat wheel in my previous life... can not forget the habit - Hiroko Sakai
In the circle of successful living, prayer is the hub that holds the wheel together. Without our contact with God we are nothing. With it, we are 'a little lower than the angels, crowned with glory and honor. - Conrad Hilton
The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass, leaving memories that become legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth comes again. - Robert Jordan
You don't have to reinvent the wheel... just steal the hubcaps. - michael p naughton
The idea is to spin the wheel of metaphors and images until sparks of associations begin to fly for the reader. - Charles Simic
I learned not to fear infinity,The far field, the windy cliffs of forever,The dying of time in the white light of tomorrow,The wheel turning away from itself,The sprawl of the wave,The on-coming water. - Theodore Roethke
Don't reinvent the wheel, just realign it.
My thoughts are whirled like a potter's wheel. - William Shakespeare
...I pray this winter be gentle and kind - a season of rest from the wheel of the mind... - John Geddes
the squeeky wheel gets the grease. - Josh Billings
When you put fear behind the wheel, you're bound to crash, but when you drive in faith the ride will be rough, but preceding into a journey of your lifetime. - Anthony Liccione
Life is simple:We lose and regain; and the wheel keeps spinning and the wheel keeps spinning. - Kristian Goldmund Aumann
Put your shoulder to the wheel. - Aesop
If you don't think the wheel should be reinvented then you are suffering from the lack of creative imagination. - Matthew Donnelly
Certainty a strange Ferris wheel of a statement! - John Allen Paulos
There is an expiry date on blaming your parents for steering you in the wrong direction. The moment you are old enough to take the wheel, the responsibility lies with you. - J. K. Rowling
Revenge is not redress. Revenge is a wheel, and it turns backwards. - Terry Pratchett
The squeaking wheel doesn't always get the grease. Sometimes it gets replaced. - Vic Gold
Though fortunes malice overthrow my state, my mind exceeds the compass of her wheel. - William Shakespeare
There have been great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories. - Ursula K. Le Guin
The record must be hurled like a stone under history's wheel in order to stop it. - Gustawa Jarecka
Do not let others drive that vehicle, called life, for you. Grab that steering wheel and discover unexplored destinations. - Lakshmy Menon Chatterjee
At times sun may burn bloody coppery on your skin…But have that charm and smile on your chinIt’s the tolerance and inner strength of your soul that winsIn this wheel of life, with time that spins - Dr Chitra Navada
...desire cracks open the gates. If you're ready it will take you through. But nothing lasts forever, time is the destroyer, the wheel turns again and again, watch out it will take you through.
Time is just something that we assign. You know, past, present, it's just all arbitrary. Most Native Americans, they don't think of time as linear; in time, out of time, I never have enough time, circular time, the Stevens wheel. All moments are happening all the time. - Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess
You have the ability to drive your brain and the capability to nab the steering wheel back any time you feel yourself veering off the road you intended to take. - Toni Sorenson
Nature cares nothing for logic, our human logic: she has her own, which we do not recognize and do not acknowledge until we are crushed under its wheel. - Ivan Turgenev
Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire? - Corrie ten Boom
Like the hub of a wheel, the church’s corporate life is an extension of the good news that God was in Christ reconciling the whole world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them. - Harold L. Senkbeil
Innovation invasion is a brand's wheel that turns fortunes - Bernard Kelvin Clive
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fortune's wheel is ever turning. - Polish Proverb
You don't have to reinvent the wheel... just steal the hubcaps. Michael P. Naughton, - michael p naughton
I am the Lilum. Time. Truth. Destiny. The Endless River. The Wheel of Fate. You do not command me. - Kami Garcia
Do you think people have evolved too far, because I do; oh their ability to heal is indeed a wonder and I do praise them for that, but in many other things I think evolution has been a bit rushed, like getting to the bus stop before the wheel was invented. - conversations with a pigeon
I'm lazy. But it's the lazy people who invented the wheel and the bicycle because they didn't like walking or carrying things. - Lech Walesa
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