Children always assume the sexual lives of their parents come to a grinding halt at their conception.
I don't believe in life after death. But I do believe in some grinding destiny that watches over us on earth. If I didn't, the safety valve would give and the boiler would explode.
He that will have a cake out of wheat must tarry the grinding.
My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts.
Leary can get a part of my mind that's kind of rusted shut grinding again, just by being around him and talking.
I can hear my heart beating. I can hear my stomach growling. I can hear my teeth grinding and my joints creaking. My bodys so noisy, I cant sleep.
I see my life go drifting like a river From change to change I have been many things A green drop in the surge, a gleam of light Upon a sword, a fir tree on a hill, An old slave grinding at a heavy quern, A king sitting upon a chair of gold And all these things were wonderful and great But now I have grown nothing, knowing all. Ah Druid, Druid, how great webs of sorrow Lay hidden in that small slate-coloured thing.
I still sweat. My guts are still grinding out there. Sometimes I have enough cotton in my mouth to knit a sweater.
I am turned into a sort of machine for observing facts and grinding out conclusions.
Anxiety in human life is what squeaking and grinding are in machinery that is not oiled. In life, trust is the oil.
Now we're in the midst of not just advocating for change, not just calling for change - we're doing the grinding, sometimes frustrating work of delivering change - inch by inch, day by day.
Still, all day, the iron wheels go onward,
Grinding life down from its mark;
And the children's souls, which God is calling sunward,
Spin on blindly in the dark.
We started the AIDS virus. We are only able to maintain our level of living by making sure that Third World people live in grinding poverty.
The grinding of the intellect is for most people as painful as a dentist's drill.
It's a story of little girls who are pressed into working in sweat shops in games, who spend all day doing repetitive grinding tasks like making shirts, which are then converted into gold and sold on eBay.
When I got a lap dance, because I was 17, they had to put a massive pillow between me and the girl when she was grinding me. It was weird, yet pleasurable.