We must live, we must love, and we must believe that we live not only today on this scrap of earth, but have lived and shall live forever, there, in the Whole, said Pierre, and he pointed to the sky.
Denisov and Rostov were living in an earth hut, dug out for them by the soldiers and roofed with branches and turf.
In spite of the inclement weather, there was a large crowd of bathers frolicking in the earth-warmed water of the million-gallon facility when Dean dislodged his passengers.
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation...
I am delighted to find humbugs inside the earth, just the same as on top of it.
The earth would drop from beneath his feet and the sun pierce his soul.
Toby hauled Katie up and tugged her forward. Katie pulled free and grabbed Deidre just as the earth beneath her collapsed. Katie slammed to the ground, holding Deidre as tightly as she could.
We are somewhere in the middle of the earth, and the chances are we'll reach the other side of it before long.
Mortals who stand upon the earth and look up at the sky cannot often distinguish these forms, but our friends were now so near to the clouds that they observed the dainty fairies very clearly.
"But we're ALMOST on earth again," cried Dorothy, "for there is the sun--the most BEAU'FUL sun that shines!" and she pointed eagerly at the crack in the distant roof.
Every day the earth heats and cools as night turns into day and back into night.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
Shrunk and cold, As if her veins were sapless and old, And she rose up decrepitly For a last dim look at earth and sea.
I love life--I love this grass, this earth, this air....
He couldn't imagine any childhood taunting that would have caused him to crawl into the earth through a cold, wet, and black hole.
He followed the gouged earth where the vehicle had ripped its path downward.
The trail left by the falling vehicle reappeared, a tear in the earth, and a piece of unrecognizable metal.
She'd never see home or Evelyn or earth again!
Yet there was no earth or place for them to grow around her.
She pulled away from the warriors and dropped beside him, more comfortable on the ground than trying to navigate the shaking earth on her feet.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
Crash after crash echoed far above their heads, as the earth came together where it had split, and stones and chunks of clay rattled around them on every side.
This child, who is from the crust of the earth, like yourself, called you a Wizard.
Once I lived on top the earth, but for many years I have had my factory in this spot--half way up Pyramid Mountain.
That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.
"Almost on earth isn't being there," said the kitten, in a discontented tone.
A cannon ball struck the very end of the earth work by which he was standing, crumbling down the earth; a black ball flashed before his eyes and at the same instant plumped into something.
It means when the immortals reclaim the earth, you'll be among the ruling party.
It was just as spectacular as those on earth, a brilliant mix of pinks, oranges, burnt yellows, reds, and purples.
Folks don't fall into the middle of the earth and then get back again to tell of their adventures--not in real life.
These children are learning it just as the first people who lived on the earth learned it in the beginning.
"Routed up the earth like a pig," said another.
He was told that there in Perkhushkovo the earth trembled from the firing, but nobody could answer his questions as to who had won.
Some of them were digging, others were wheeling barrowloads of earth along planks, while others stood about doing nothing.
Though it was not clear what the artist meant to express by depicting the so-called King of Rome spiking the earth with a stick, the allegory apparently seemed to Napoleon, as it had done to all who had seen it in Paris, quite clear and very pleasing.
A shell tore up the earth two paces from Pierre and he looked around with a smile as he brushed from his clothes some earth it had thrown up.
He saw the senior officer lying on the earth wall with his back turned as if he were examining something down below and that one of the soldiers he had noticed before was struggling forward shouting "Brothers!" and trying to free himself from some men who were holding him by the arm.
The young officer still sat in the same way, bent double, in a pool of blood at the edge of the earth wall.
Five paces from him, a cannon ball tore up the dry earth and disappeared.
At the dressing stations the grass and earth were soaked with blood for a space of some three acres around.
That shoulder rose and fell rhythmically and convulsively, but spadefuls of earth were already being thrown over the whole body.
From the time the law of Copernicus was discovered and proved, the mere recognition of the fact that it was not the sun but the earth that moves sufficed to destroy the whole cosmography of the ancients.