Stumble this Tweet This Facebook share
DIGG this reddit this Email this

Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain

Home | Love Quotes | Sister Quotes | Search | Links | About
Topics: A- B- Ca- Co- D- E- F- G- H- I- J-K-L M- N-O Pa- Pr- Q-R Sa- Sk- T- U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Sows Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Sows

Please enjoy these Sows Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

Who sows virtue reaps honor.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Related topics: Wisdom Honor Self Values

He who sows hurry reaps indigestion.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

It is like the seed put in the soil -
the more one sows,
the greater the harvest.
- Orison Swett Marden

The man who sows wrong thoughts and deeds and prays
that God will bless him is in the position of a farmer who,
having sown tares, asks God to bring forth for him a harvest of wheat.
- James Allen

 

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds.
A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship,
and he who plants kindness gathers love.
- Saint Basil

He ploughs the waves, sows the sand,
and hopes to gather the wind in a net,
who places his hopes in the heart of a woman.
- Jacopo Sannazaro

Give fools their gold, and knaves their power;
let fortune's bubbles rise and fall;
who sows a field,
or trains a flower, or plants a tree,
is more than all.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

Please sign-up for my free Daily Inspiration email. Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

A man has cause for regret only when he sows and no one reaps.
- Charles Goodyear

Who sows fear, reaps weapons.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

As man sows, so shall he reap.
In works of fiction, such men are sometimes converted.
More often, in real life, they do not change their
natures until they are converted into dust.
- Charles W. Chesnutt

General Howe turned out some German wild boars and sows in his forests,
to the great terror of the neighbourhood;
and,
at one time, a wild bull or buffalo:
but the country rose upon them and destroyed them.
- Gilbert White

Sow a seed and the earth will yield you a flower.
Dream your dream to the sky
and it will bring you your beloved.
- Khalil Gibran

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Where there is injury let me sow pardon.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Through violence, you may 'solve' one problem,
but you sow the seeds for another.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

If you plan for a year, plant a seed.
If for ten years, plant a tree.
If for a hundred years, teach the people.
When you sow a seed once, you will reap a single harvest.
When you teach the people, you will reap a hundred harvests.
- Kuan Chung

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace,
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
...
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned.
- attributed to St. Francis of Assisi

I inherited that calm from my father,
who was a farmer.
You sow, you wait for good or bad weather,
you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.
- Miguel Indurain

As you sow, so shall you reap.
- Galatians 6:7

Ireland is the old sow that eats her farrow.
- James Joyce

I've sown all the oats I want to sow.
- Stephanie Zimbalist

The best way to make a silk purse from a sow's ear
is to begin with a silk sow.
The same is true of money.
- Norman Ralph Augustine

Sow an act and you reap a habit.
Sow a habit and you reap a character.
Sow a character and you reap a destiny.
- Charles Reade

Wild oats will get sown some time, and one of the arts
of life is to sow them at the right time.
- Richard Le Gallienne

You must give to get, You must sow the seed,
before you can reap the harvest.
- Scott Reed

Knowledge cultivates your seeds and does not sow in you seeds.
- Khalil Gibran

If you don't generate tension in the film to begin with...
you can't really make a purse out of a sow's ear,
you know.
- Dennis Weaver

If you want to rear financial blessings,
you have to sow financially.
- Joel Osteen

Before the reward there must be labor.
You plant before you harvest.
You sow in tears before you reap joy.
- Ralph Ransom

During the next 90 days, people are going to be more
open to the Gospel than in years.
It is God's responsibility to make people receptive;
it is our responsibility to sow the seed.
- Rick Warren

In these times, the hardest task for social or political
activists is to find a way to get people to wonder
again about what we all believe is true.
The challenge is to sow doubt.
- Lawrence Lessig

The law of harvest is to reap more than you sow.
Sow an act, and you reap a habit.
Sow a habit and you reap a character.
Sow a character and you reap a destiny.
- James Allen

Look around for a place to sow a few seeds.
- Henry Van Dyke

When men sow the wind it is rational to expect that
they will reap the whirlwind.
- Frederick Douglass

The doctor punched my vein, the captain called me Cain,
upon my belly sat the sow of fear.
- Karl Shapiro

There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein

With the advent of spring and beginning of the new
harvest season the creators of abundance,
our peasants, come out to the fields to sow with good aspirations and hopes.
- Islom Karimov

There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy.
By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

I sow; my successor reaps.
This is the majesty of democracy.
- Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Sow good services: sweet remembrances will grow from them.
- Madame de Stael

You have to sow before you can reap.
You have to give before you can get.
- Robert Collier

Look before you leap for as you sow,
ye are like to reap.
- Samuel Butler

The Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi
Lord, make me an instrument of your peace,
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith;
where there is despair, hope;
where there is darkness, light;
where there is sadness, joy.
O Divine Master,
grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
- although attributed to St. Francis of Assisi,
this prayer first appeared (written in French) in 1912

We accept it because we have seen the vision.
We know that we cannot reap the harvest,
but we hope that we may so well prepare the land and
so diligently sow the seed that our successors may
gather the ripened grain.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey

You cannot hold on to anything good.
You must be continually giving - and getting.
You cannot hold on to your seed.
You must sow it - and reap anew.
You cannot hold on to riches.
You must use them and get other riches in return.
- Robert Collier

The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies.
- Gertrude Jekyll

How can people trust the harvest, unless they see it sown?
- Mary Renault

When people learn no tools of judgment and merely follow their hopes,
the seeds of political manipulation are sown.
- Stephen Jay Gould

Give me four years to teach the children and the seed
I have sown will never be uprooted.
- Vladimir Lenin

Whatever kind of seed is sown in a field,
prepared in due season, a plant of that same kind,
marked with the peculiar qualities of the seed,
springs up in it.
- Guru Nanak

I believe in Karma.
If the good is sown, the good is collected.
When positive things are made, that returns well.
- Yannick Noah

A new word is like a fresh seed sown on the ground of the discussion.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein

I think I must have too much to eat,
we were doing a scene where we were crawling,
and I ripped my trousers.
I was very embarrassed.
I was sown in, stitched in, quickly!
- Sarah Sutton

Talk unbelief, and you will have unbelief;
but talk faith,
and you will have faith.
According to the seed sown will be the harvest.
- Ellen G. White

When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall,
but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze.
- Thomas Carlyle

Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other
remedy than to pass quickly through them.
The longer we dwell on our misfortunes,
the greater is their power to harm us.
- Voltaire

Truth, like the burgeoning of a bulb under the soil,
however deeply sown, will make its way to the light.
- Ellis Peters

That one plant should be sown and another be produced cannot happen;
whatever seed is sown,
a plant of that kind even comes forth.
- Guru Nanak

Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by
the very condition of humanity,
and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life,
we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating
the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another.
- Joseph Addison

Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways,
has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals,
especially in the more thoughtful men,
which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and
envious of another s. - Desiderius Erasmus

If you know how many acres you have sown of each kind of corn,
inquire how much the acre the soil of that land takes for sowing,
and count the number of quarters of seed,
and you shall know the return of seed,
and what ought to be over.
- Robert Grosseteste

They sowed the wind and now they are going to reap the whirlwind.
- Arthur Harris

Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
- Karl Marx

As soon as the land of any country has all become private property,
the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed,
and demand a rent even for its natural produce.
- Adam Smith

The season of failure is the best time
for sowing the seeds of success.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

I love studying Ancient History and seeing how empires rise and fall,
sowing the seeds of their own destruction.
- Martin Scorsese

Most of us spend the first six days of each week sowing wild oats;
then we go to church on Sunday and pray for a crop failure.
- Fred Allen

Today's acorns grow into the oak trees of thirty years hence.
But what acorns are we sowing today?
Imagine what an acorn-sized bit of prejudice or hatred would grow into.
Imagine what an acorn-sized bit of pollution can become.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

With every deed you are sowing a seed,
though the harvest you may not see.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox


Thank you for visiting: Sows Quotes and Sayings - Quotes about Sows.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Relationship Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.



Read about copyright, terms of use, contact information, and more.