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"The only good cage is an empty cage." - Lawrence Anthony

"All the world's a cage." - Jeanne Phillips

"My cage has many rooms." - Stephen Sondheim

"Sometimes nostalgia is a cage." - Andre Benjamin

"Love your rage, not your cage." - Alan Moore

"Like chaos in a glass cage." - Melissa Marr

"Without wilderness, the world's a cage." - David R Brower

"A forest bird never wants a cage." - Henrik Ibsen

"I barely leave my cage, my house." - Kim Coates

"He who is conceived in a cage, yearns for the cage." - Yevgeny Yevtushenko

"Those who are used to a cage will weep for a cage." - Yevgeny Yevtushenko

"Hollywood has always been a cage...a cage to catch our dreams" - John Huston

"He who is conceived in a cage yearns for the cage." - Yevgeny Yevtushenko

"Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams." - John Huston

"Reality is the cage of those who lack imagination." - John B S Haldane

"Bird cage is nice only when it is empty!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Get yourself out of whatever cage you find yourself in." - John Cage

"A person isn't a bird. You can't cage a person." - Sharon Creech

"A bird in a cage is not half a bird." - Henry Ward Beecher

"What worked yesterday is the gilded cage of tomorrow." - Peter Block

"The bars on our cage are of our own making." - Jessie Burton

"You can't put this possum in a cage" - George Jones

"Always we try to put the wild in a cage." - John Fowles

"Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness." - Alejandro Jodorowsky

"I'm not living with you. We occupy the same cage." - Tennessee Williams

"A cage went in search of a bird." - Franz Kafka

"A black-sharded lady keeps me in a parrot cage." - Sylvia Plath

"I am a cage, in search of a bird." - Franz Kafka

"You can't cage an eagle for long without destroying it." - Patricia Briggs

"You can cage the singer but not the song." - Harry Belafonte

"... Let the cage bird and the cage bird mate and the wild bird mate in the wild." - William Butler Yeats

"Train hard and try new things; everything you do outside of the cage counts as experience inside the cage." - Jose Aldo

"If you think I'm afraid of the steel cage...YOU'RE RIGHT! Please God, don't make me go into the cage!" - Stevie Richards

"-She is like the wind, open and free. If I cage the wind, would it die? -Then don't cage it, Mikhail. Trust it to stay beside you." - Christine Feehan

"You think human nature is a beast, that it must be put in a cage. But it's the cage that makes the animal bad." - Tom Stoppard

"Is the prisoner a prisoner because he lives in a cage or because he knows that he lives in a cage?" - Michael Moorcock

"Humans are born free then put into cages, then convinced freedom is what being in a cage is, and what freedom is, is being in a cage." - Craig Stone

"Feeling special is the worst kind of cage a person can build for himself." - Paolo Giordano

"Ill be playing a priest in Chavez Cage Of Glory, which is a fight movie." - Steven Bauer

"The sound of the harpsichord resembles that of a bird-cage played with toasting-forks." - Thomas Beecham

"A robin redbreast in a cage Puts all heaven in a rage." - William Blake

"How can a bird that is born for joy Sit in a cage and sing?" - William Blake

"Even if you managed to escape from one cage, weren't you just in another, larger one?" - Haruki Murakami

"You can never trust anyone once you've had to trap them in a cage." - Matthew J. Kirby

"Her beauty was sold for an old man's gold. She's a bird in a gilded cage." - Arthur J. Lamb

"My father has always been the heart of my Penn Cage novels," - Greg Iles

"The composer opens the cage door for arithmetic, the draftsman gives geometry its freedom." - Jean Cocteau

"Fancies are like shadows...you can't cage them, they're such wayward, dancing things." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"I'm not living with you. We occupy the same cage. (Maggie)" - Tennessee Williams

"He who frees a bird from its cage is surely a holy person!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"What do you fear, lady?' he asked. 'A cage,' she said." - J R R Tolkien

"A word once let out of the cage cannot be whistled back again." - Horace

"And a bird-cage, sir, said Sam. Veels vithin veels, a prison in a prison." - Charles Dickens

"I can't get out, said Sterne's starling, looking through the bars of his cage." - Mary Cholmondeley

"Modesty is a sweet song-bird no open cage-door can tempt to flight." - Hafiz

"Imprisoned in a cage of sound, even the trivial seems profound" - John Betjeman

"Why lock yourself in your own cage when someone is handing you a key?" - Gregory Maguire

"Insanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage." - Ray Bradbury

"While still in the cage of your being behold the spirit bird before it flies away." - Rumi

"Suggestions?" I asked [...] Marc never took his gaze from the cage. "Get the hose." - Rachel Vincent

"He who defines his conduct by ethics imprisons his song-bird in a cage." - Khalil Gibran

"Waiting for wisdom to open the cage, we forged in the fires of the innocent age." - Dan Fogelberg

"It takes a long time to dissolve the bars of a mental cage." - Ayaan Hirsi Ali

"I show more blind rage than Stevie Wonder and Ray Charles wrestling in a steel cage." - Chino XL

"Imagine a dense forest full of tigers and you in a strong steel cage. Knowing that you are well protected by the cage, you watch the tigers fearlessly. Next, you find the tigers in the cage and yourself roaming about in the jungle. Last, the cage disappears and you ride the tigers!" - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"In this job it's like beasts of prey in a cage" - Marcelo Rios

"There's a way out of any cage, and I'll find it!" - Jeffrey Hunter

"It's better to die free than live life in a cage." - Jordan Dane

"The most disgusting four letter word in the English language is 'cage'." - Philip Wollen

"Ok you want me up in a cage, then I'll come out in beast mode." - Lil Wayne

"I will teach them what it means to put a lion in a cage, Cersei thought." - George R R Martin

"The feelings trembled and flapped in his chest like a bird newly put in a cage." - Rumi

"There's a thin line baby. A thing line between love and hate." -Cage York" - Abbi Glines

"You have escaped the cage. Your wings are stretched out. Now fly." - Rumi

"A heart filled with love is like a phoenix that no cage can imprison." - Rumi

"A bird in a cage is safe but God didn't create birds for that." - Paulo Coelho

"The heart is pure theater throbbing in its cage palpably as any nightingale." - Richard Selzer

"A lion can't stay in a cage. A lion has to be on the pitch." - Paolo Di Canio

"I - a philosopher - live in the cage of flesh and blood." - Kedar Joshi

"Democracy is the art of running the circus from the monkey cage." - H L Mencken

"Qigong is a strategy for freedom from our cage of isolation." - Garri Garripoli

"A robin red breast in a cage Puts all Heaven in a rage." - William Blake

"Her beauty was sold for an old man's gold, She's a bird in a gilded cage." - Arthur J. Lamb

"A robin redbreast in a cage Puts all Heaven in a rage." - William Blake

"You tamed the lion in my cage but it just wasn't enough to change my heart" - Bob Dylan

"Reader, pray that soon this Iron Age Will crumble, and Beauty escape the rusting cage." - Philip Jose Farmer

"One good thing about being locked in a cage: No responsibility!" - Kristen Schaal

"The linnet born within the cage, That never knew the summer woods." - Alfred Tennyson

"Despite all my rage I am still just a rat in the cage." - Billy Corgan

"It was dreadful. They tried to put the little redhead in a cage." - Sarah Ferguson

"My father has always been the heart of my Penn Cage novels." - Greg Iles

"Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage." - H L Mencken

"Reader, pray that soon this Iron Age Will crumble, and Beauty escape the rusting cage." - Philip Jose Farmer

"To keep a person ignorant is to place them in a cage." - Julian Assange

"I'll be playing a priest in 'Chavez Cage Of Glory,' which is a fight movie." - Steven Bauer

"Home life is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo." - George Bernard Shaw

"Band of Skulls is joining Cage the Elephant as my new musical caffeine." - Michael Koryta

"The thinking of John Cage derived from Duchamp and Dada. I was not interested in that." - Sol Lewitt

"Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage." - Richard Lovelace

"Nicolas Cage is a great actor and he's done some good action movies too." - Dolph Lundgren

"You're just an empty cage girl, if you kill the bird." - Tori Amos

"The sight of a cage is only frightening to the bird that has once been caught." - Rachel Field

"I have a tendency to kick it up. I like to rattle the cage." - Lisa Marie Presley

"What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man." - Herbert Spencer

"Imagination is a beast that has to be put in a cage." - Timothy Spall

"Politicians wishing to set a better tone should have the discipline to avoid televised cage matches." - John Sununu

"Mother considered a press conference on a par with a visit to a cage of cobras." - Margaret Truman

"I love Nic Cage. He was so much fun to work with." - Diane Kruger

"I'm sitting in a cage with my eye upon the clock." - Ray Davies

"Fashion is like music, and when you put music in a cage it doesn't work." - Anna Dello Russo

"To forgive is to unlock the cage of another's folly to set ourselves free." - Richard Paul Evans

"Most human beings live like a bird in a cage whose door was blown away. Out of habit, too busy gold-plating the cage, they do not soar to the ultimate possibility." - Jaggi Vasudev

"The body was a cage, and inside that cage was something which looked, listened, feared, thought and marveled; that something, that remainder left over after the body had been accounted for, was the soul." - Milan Kundera

"I tried to put a bird in a cage. O fool that I am! For the bird was Truth. Sing merrily, Truth: I tried to put Truth in a cage!" - William Carlos Williams

"Like a bird, when his cage is opened, stays on his perch, dazzled by freedom, the postponed traveler does not see that his cage, with its bars of anxiety, it is open." - Andre Maurois

"A believer is a bird in a cage, a freethinker is an eagle parting the clouds with tireless wing." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"Marriage can be compared to a cage: birds outside it despair to enter, and birds within, to escape." - Michel De Montaigne

"Let yourselves be led by the Holy Spirit, with freedom and, please, do not cage the Holy Spirit" - Pope Francis

"Tis Vanth's cage. You can just move it out of the way." "I already have," he grumbles. "With my shin." - R.L. LaFevers

"The sunlight on the garden Hardens and grows cold, We cannot cage the minute Within its nets of gold" - Louis Macneice

"Mother ... considered a press conference on a par with a visit to a cage full of cobras ..." - Margaret Truman Daniel

"The bones of the skeleton which support the body can become the bars of the cage which imprison the spirit." - J. Ruth Gendler

"To be human is to keep rattling the bars of the cage of existence, hollering, 'What's it for?" - Robert Fulghum

"Put God and me in a cage, what do you think who will win. God, because I created him." - Zach Braff

"The Love bird is one hundred percent faithful to his mate-who is locked into the same cage." - Will Cuppy

"Sometimes life seems like a poorly designed cage within which man has been sentenced to be free." - Sheldon B. Kopp

"Republicans study the financial pages of the newspaper. Democrats put them in the bottom of the bird cage." - Will Stanton

"The soul helps the body, and at certain moments raises it. It is the only bird that sustains its cage." - Victor Hugo

"My soul-bird loves my body-cage Only when it is kept fit, Pure and absolutely immaculate." - Sri Chinmoy

"I'm just a beast, I'm just an animal and I'm waiting to get let out of that cage!" - Daniel Ricciardo

"Running made me feel like a bird let out of a cage, I loved it that much." - Priscilla Welch

"In the cage there is food, not much, but there is food-outside are only great stretches of freedom." - Nicanor Parra

"On his eighteenth day in the tiger cage, Robert Stoney began to lose hope of emerging unscathed." - Greg Egan

"Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned." - Nirmalananda

"John Cage made you realise that there wasn't a thing called noise, it was just music you hadn't appreciated." - Brian Eno

"Most music is metaphor, but Wolff is not. I am not metaphor either. Parable, maybe. Cage is sermon." - Morton Feldman

"I'm just a beast, I'm just an animal and I'm waiting to get let out of that cage!" - Daniel Ricciardo

"In zoos, along with the animals, the humanity of man is also prisoned! No cage is humane!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Complaint is often the result of an insufficient ability to live within the obvious restrictions of this god damned cage." - Charles Bukowski

"Home life as we understand it is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo." - George Bernard Shaw

"Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned." - Swami Nirmalananda

"[Marriage] can be compared to a cage: birds outside it despair to enter, and birds within, to escape." - Michel De Montaigne

"Compassion existed when and only when one could step outside oneself, to suddenly see the bars from inside the cage." - Steven Erikson

"A slave-holder cannot hold a slave without putting himself or his deputy in the cage for holding the slave." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Those who use language and have nothing but language to express themselves live in a cage that cannot feel comfortable." - Martin Walser

"I've never wanted to be a cage fighter myself, but I definitely do enjoy the entertainment of it." - Sean Faris

"The Gospel is like a caged lion; you don't have to defend it - just let it out of the cage." - Charles Spurgeon

"I know because I read...Your mind is not a cage. It's a garden. And it requires cultivating." - Libba Bray

"I always intended the title, 'WARRIOR,' to be about spiritual warfare and warrior lives outside of the cage." - Gavin Oconnor

"Feelings can be like wild animals-we underrate how fierce they are until we've opened their cage" - Richard Paul Evans



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