Thursday, January 21, 2010

Quotes about the Desert

"This creed of the desert seemed inexpressible in words, and indeed in thought."
- T.E.Lawrence
"All sunshine makes a desert"
- Arab Proverb
In the desert water is worth more than gold
-Arab Proverb
"It is the sandstorms that shape the stone statues of the desert
It is the struggles of life that form a person's character."
-Native American Proverb
"The sun gives life to everything;
but in the desert it is the angel of death.:

- Traditional Bedouin saying
"In the desert of the heart,
Let the healing fountain start;
In the prison of his days,
Teach the free man how to praise.

- W.H.Auden

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