Bell Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Alfred the Great” float=”none” width=”100%”]The Christmas bells from hill to hill Answer each other in the mist.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Lamb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Alfred Lord Tennyson[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Conor Oberst” float=”none” width=”100%”]A tiger wearing a bell will starve. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Czesław Miłosz” float=”none” width=”100%”]We go down with the bells ringing in all the sunken cities. Forgotten, we are greeted by the embassies of the dead, While your endless flowing carries us on and on; And neither is nor was. The moment only, eternal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Danish Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good example is like a bell that calls many to church. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dutch Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great fools must have great bells. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ezra Pound” float=”none” width=”100%”]The act of bell ringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Finnish Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good bell is heard from far, a bad one still further. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frances Goodrich” float=”none” width=”100%”]A bell’s not a bell ’til you ring it, A song’s not a song ’til you sing it, Love in your heart wasn’t put there to stay, Love isn’t love ’til you give it away![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]Bells call others, but themselves enter not into the Church.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ghanaian Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all sound of all bells… Most solemn and touching is the peal which rings out the Old Year[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Wadsworth Longfellow” float=”none” width=”100%”]For bells are the voice of the church; They have tones that touch and search The hearts of young and old.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Wadsworth Longfellow” float=”none” width=”100%”]I heard the bells on Christmas Day. Their old familiar carols play. And wild and sweet the words repeat. Of peace on earth goodwill to men.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jesse Jackson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A fighter never knows when it’s the last bell. He doesn’t want to face that. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe Louis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once that bell rings you’re on your own. It’s just you and the other guy. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Curtin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The game is not lost – or won – until the last bell goes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matsuo Basho” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy bells, across the snow: The year is going, let him go; Ring out the false, ring in the true.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Bassey Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t bother to ring a bell in the ear that doesn’t listen. Move to another ear, and if he doesn’t listen to your bell, sit back and listen to his nemesis.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mongolian Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every time you hear a bell ring, it means that some angel’s just got his wings. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mongolian Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Hammerstein II” float=”none” width=”100%”]And the sad act like lepers / They stick to the shadows / They long to ring bells of warning / To tell of their coming / So that the pure can shut their doors.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Medawar” float=”none” width=”100%”]The bells which toll for mankind are most of them, anyway like the bells of Alpine cattle; they are attached to our own necks, and it must be our fault if they do not make a cheerful and harmonious sound.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Rogers” float=”none” width=”100%”]A cracked bell can never sound well. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Serbian Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]When big bells ring, little ones are not heard. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sugar Ray Leonard” float=”none” width=”100%”]And the Sabbath bell, That over wood and wild and mountain dell Wanders so far, chasing all thoughts unholy With sounds most musical, most melancholy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thieves never steal bells.” float=”none” width=”100%”]When God rang the bell that ended the fight, the world cried out for one more round.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Hood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dear bells! how sweet the sound of village bells When on the undulating air they swim![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tibetan Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you are going to steal bells plug your ears.[/wpsm_quote]