Beast Of Burden Quotes

Beast Of Burden Quotes by Yunus Emre, Saadi, Martin Luther, William Shakespeare, Matthew Healy, Charles Kingsley and many others.

Too many words are lit for a beast of burden.

Too many words are lit for a beast of burden.
Yunus Emre
He who learns, and makes no use of his learning, is a beast of burden with a load of books. Does the ass comprehend whether he carries on his back a library or a bundle of faggots?
Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
Martin Luther
The leopard does not change his spots.
William Shakespeare
I think that the internet is a beast of burden.
Matthew Healy
He, who learns and makes no use of his learning, is a beast of burden, with a load of books.
We have used the Bible as if it was a mere special constable’s handbook — an opium-dose for keeping beasts of burden patient while they were being overloaded — a mere book to keep the poor in order.
Charles Kingsley
I’ve always wanted to land a 1080, it’s been a beast of a burden for me.
Shaun White
The tide of history is turning women from beasts of burden and sexual playthings into full-fledged human beings.
Nicholas D. Kristof
The rich are like beasts of burden, carrying treasure all day, and at the night of death unladen; they carry to their grave only the bruises and marks of their toil.
Saint Augustine
I have reached zero tolerance for the cruelty against our animal brothers. If we are to nuture our culture, let’s begin with the animals who have been nothing but our beasts of burden for so long.
Rikki Rockett
The will is a beast of burden. If God mounts it, it wishes and goes as God wills; if Satan mounts it, it wishes and goes as Satan wills; Nor can it choose its rider… the riders contend for its possession.
Martin Luther
Superstition changes a man to a beast, fanaticism makes him a wild beast, and despotism a beast of burden.
Jean-Francois de La Harpe
Racism, xenophobia and unfair discrimination have spawned slavery, when human beings have bought and sold and owned and branded fellow human beings as if they were so many beasts of burden.
Desmond Tutu