Quotes about boxing

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„So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them."

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—  Sylvia Plath American poet, novelist and short story writer 1932 - 1963

Source: Johnny Panic and the Bible of Dreams: Short Stories, Prose and Diary Excerpts

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„Sanity is a small box; insanity is everything.“

—  Charles Manson American criminal and musician 1934 - 2017

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„(In my sleep I dreamed this poem)

Someone I loved once gave me
a box full of darkness.

It took me years to understand
that this, too, was a gift.“

—  Mary Oliver American writer 1935 - 2019

Variant: Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.
Source: Thirst

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„Some Mens Memory is like a Box, where a Man should mingle his Jewels with his old Shoes.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax English politician 1633 - 1695

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections

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„My arms are too short to box with God.“

—  Johnny Cash American singer-songwriter 1932 - 2003

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„It's like boxing a glacier. Enjoy that metaphor, by the way, because your grandchildren will have no idea what a glacier is.“

—  Stephen Colbert American political satirist, writer, comedian, television host, and actor 1964

White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2006)
Context: Jesse Jackson is here. I had him on the show. Very interesting and challenging interview. You can ask him anything, but he’s going to say what he wants at the pace that he wants. It's like boxing a glacier. Enjoy that metaphor, by the way, because your grandchildren will have no idea what a glacier is.

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