Pyramids Related Quotes



All objects transmit their image to the eye in pyramids and the nearer to the eye these pyramids are intersected the smaller will the image appear of the objects which cause them.

Leonardo Da Vinci

#Nearer #Pyramids


Our earliest evidence of government, in the ruins of Babylon and Egypt, shows nothing but ziggurats and pyramids of wasted taxpayer money, the TARP funds and shovel-ready stimulus programs of their day.

P. J. O'rourke

#Babylon #Earliest #Egypt #Pyramids #Shovel #Taxpayer #Wasted


The Ancient Egyptians were not fools, Carter. They built the pyramids. They created the first great nation state. Their civilization lasted thousands of years." "Yeah," I said. "And now they're gone.

Rick Riordan

#Ancient #Carter #Egyptians #Pyramids


I have no interest in going to Egypt and seeing the pyramids. I'm just not that kind of dude.

Gary Vaynerchuk

#Dude #Egypt #Interest #Pyramids #Seeing


Egypt! from whose all dateless tombs arose Forgotten Pharaohs from their long repose, And shook within their pyramids to hear A new Cambyses thundering in their ear; While the dark shades of forty ages stood Like startled giants by Nile's famous flood.

Lord Byron

#Arose #Ear #Egypt #Giants #Pharaohs #Pyramids #Repose #Shook


Private capitalism makes a steam engine; State capitalism makes pyramids.

Frank Chodorov

#Capitalism #Engine #Pyramids #State


Ralph Lemon is my idol. But music is my biggest passion. Frank Ocean's 'Pyramids' is on repeat. That kind of stuff with Frank Ocean makes me cry.

Kyle Abraham

#Idol #Pyramids


Having the USDA design your food pyramid is like having Al Capone do your taxes.

Caldwell Esselstyn

#Pyramids


I'm fascinated by anything that deals with the unexplained. I love any show that totally makes me want to know more. How did they build these pyramids? Why did they find these carvings that look like spaceships?

Elena Satine

#Deals #Pyramids


“Safe-breaking and vault-breaking are at least as old as the pyramids and burial chambers of Egypt. Poking holes in vaults and safes for profit appears to be as durable as greed.”

James Chiles

#Appears #Burial #Chambers #Egypt #Holes #Least #Old #Poking #Pyramids #Safe #Vault