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"Eagles don't catch flies." - Desiderius Erasmus

"Wine transforms moles into eagles." - Charles Baudelaire

"Eagles do not beget Doves." - Anonymous

"Eagles are seagulls with a good hairdo." - Doug Coupland

"Fierce eagles breed not the tender dove." - Horace

"Art still followed where Rome's eagles flew." - Alexander Pope

"Eagles fly alone, but sheep flock together." - Proverbs

"Eagles are seagulls with a good hairdo." - Douglas Coupland

"Eagles fly where lesser birds cannot fly, so eagles can do what lesser birds cannot do." - T D Jakes

"I dream of eagles and bring forth sparrows." - Truman Capote

"I don't have to play for the Eagles." - Terrell Owens

"We take eagles and teach them to fly in formation." - Wayne Calloway

"The ignorant hath an Eagles wings, and an Owles eyes." - George Herbert

"Leaders take eagles and teach them to fly in formation." - D. Wayne Calloway

"But who does hawk at eagles with a dove?" - George Herbert

"Baby eagles can never soar under their family's wing." - Liu Yang

"And little eagles wave their wings in gold." - Alexander Pope

"It is not necessary for eagles to be crows." - Sitting Bull

"When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber." - Winston Churchill

"We are better than anyone, ain't we? Except for the Eagles, the Eagles are better than us." - Sid Vicious

"Cats do what cats do, ducks do what ducks do, and eagles do what eagles, do. If you take a duck and ask it to do an eagles' job, shame on you. As a leader, your job is to help your ducks to become better ducks and your eagles better eagles - to put individuals in the right places and help them reach their potential." - John C Maxwell

"Don't waste your time trying to turn ducks into eagles. Hire people who already have the motivation and drive to be eagles and then just let them soar." - Jim Rohn

"Leaders are like eagles... they don't flock. You'll find them one at a time." - Knute Rockne

"If you want to fly with the eagles you can't hang out with the crows." - Brock Lesnar

"If you want to fly with eagles, stop swimming with ducks." - T Harv Eker

"If you associate with turkeys, you will never fly with the eagles." - Brian Tracy

"Remarkable places are like the summits of rocks; eagles and reptiles only can get there." - Suzanne Curchod

"Euler calculated without effort, just as men breathe, as eagles sustain themselves in the air." - Francois Arago

"If you want to fly with the eagles, do' swim with the ducks!" - T Harv Eker

"Eagles we see fly alone; and they are but sheep which always herd together." - Philip Sidney

"The eagles ruled the air as the tribes ruled the land." - Conn Iggulden

"Chris Eagles flew in on Shaun Wright-Phillips, so hard he almost broke the hyphen." - Henry Winter

"One cannot bring up boys to be eagles and then expect them to be sparrows." - Edith Roosevelt

"You cannot soar with the eagles as long as you hang out with the turkeys." - Joel Osteen

"I still hate [the Eagles].... There's levels of evil in it to me." - Stephen Malkmus

"It's hard to soar with the eagles when you're surrounded by turkeys." - Adam Sandler

"If you want to fly with the eagles, don't swim with the ducks!" - T Harv Eker

"I'm not going to mortgage the Eagles' future for Marcus Mariota." - Chip Kelly

"The world is grown so bad, That wrens make prey where eagles dare not perch." - William Shakespeare

"I still hate [the Eagles].... There's levels of evil in it to me." - Stephen Malkmus

"You can't hoot with the owls and then soar with the eagles" - Hubert H Humphrey

"I've been to two concerts in the last 10 years.Bob Seger and the Eagles." - Toby Keith

"Remain a witness to your emotions as if from a great distance an eagles eye view" - Rajneesh

"Eagles may soar, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines." - John Benfield

"For wheresoever the carcass is, there will the eagles be gathered together." - Bible

"Eagles may soar in the clouds, but weasels never get sucked into jet engines." - Jason Hutchison

"(after listening to people gripe and complain just smile and remember) Crows ca' hang with eagles." - Joel Osteen

"If you want to fly with the eagles, don't swim with the ducks!" - T Harv Eker

"Eagles may soar, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines." - Steven Wright

"Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"Without a reunion, the Eagles are forever young, like James Dean." - Glenn Frey

"The Eagles and the critics were not the best of friends." - Don Henley

"You need eagles wings to get over things that make no sense in this world." - Tom Petty

"I'd rather have my teeth drilled than listen to that awful song, 'Fly, Eagles Fly.'" - Chris Christie

"The 'Crue' is not the hardest band to cover. There are no harmonies like the Eagles." - Brian Miller

"Eagles don't flock, you have to find them one at a time." - Ross Perot

"Eagles come in all shapes and sizes, but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes." - E F Schumacher

"Eagles commonly fly alone. They are crows, daws, and starlings that flock together." - John Webster

"I didn't live in the world of disco or the world of the Eagles." - George Thorogood

"Each man is good in His sight. It is not necessary for eagles to be crows." - Sitting Bull

"(after listening to people gripe and complain just smile and remember) Crows can't hang with eagles." - Joel Osteen

"I've got my old favorites like The Eagles and Bon Jovi." - Niall Horan

"Common hypocrites pass themselves off as doves; political and literary hypocrites pose as eagles. But don't be fooled by their eagle-like appearance. These are not eagles, but rats or dogs." - Anton Chekhov

"Shall eagles not be eagles? wrens be wrens? If all the world were falcons, what of that? The wonder of the eagle were the less, But he not less the eagle." - Alfred Tennyson

"Ordinary hypocrites pretend to be doves; political and literary hypocrites pretend to be eagles. But don't be disconcerted by their aquiline appearance. They are not eagles, but rats or dogs." - Anton Chekhov

"The last two years with the Eagles were pretty intense times. There was a lot of drinking and we were all getting high a lot. My parents were relieved when I got off the Eagles treadmill." - Glenn Frey

"Shall eagles not be eagles? wrens be wrens? If all the world were falcons, what of that? The wonder of the eagle were the less, But he not less the eagle." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"The ignorant hath an Eagles wings, and an Owles eyes. [The ignorant hath an eagle's wings and an owl's eyes.]" - George Herbert

"Bogota seemed a cruel towering place, like an eagles' nest now inhabited by vultures and their dying prey." - Paul Theroux

"On the tree, Future, we build our nest; and in our solitude eagles shall bring us nourishment in their beaks!" - Friedrich Nietzsche

"I cannot tell: the world is grown so bad That wrens make prey where eagles dare not perch." - William Shakespeare

"We commute to computers; Spirits stay mute while you eagles spread rumors. We survivalists, turned to consumers..." - Talib Kweli

"An ounce of gold is an ounce of gold, whether it consists of guineas, sovereigns or eagles." - Hans F. Sennholz

"Shoot eagles on the Jack Nicklaus course, Porsche with the triple exhaust, Seats soft like a midget's cough..." - Action Bronson

"High office, is like a pyramid; only two kinds of animals reach the summit - reptiles and eagles." - Jean le Rond d'Alembert

"Heroes, classical heroes have the look of eagles, too. They're looking beyond the immediate problem and into the future." - William Shatner

"In the early days, you would get skinheads, the Eagles and Black Sabbath playing the same show." - Ozzy Osbourne

"I can still sing most Eagles songs, even though I never bought a record and never liked the band." - Craig Finn

"The Eagles and the Captain and Tennille ruled the airwaves, and we were the answer to it." - Joey Ramone

"Somebody asked my friend Bob Seger, Why do you think the Eagles broke up? He said, Hotel California." - Glenn Frey

"I'm certainly not thrilled with everything the Eagles did, but there are some things I'm quite proud of." - Don Henley

"Eagles rarely fail to catch their prey. They usually kill it quickly by breaking its neck with their powerful claws." - Stephen Kinzer

"Religion Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None as invincible as they." - William Cowper

"As much as I love heavy riffs, I like The Eagles, Neil Young, Elton John, Crowded House." - Zakk Wylde

"The League is very well when sparrows shout, but no good at all when eagles fall out." - Benito Mussolini

"I do not see a delegation for the four-footed. I see no seat for the eagles. We forget and we consider ourselves superior." - Oren Lyons

"Celebrate your success and stand strong when adversity hits, for when the storm clouds come in, the eagles soar while the small birds take cover." - Napoleon Hill

"Do you know who taught the eagles to find their prey? Well, that same God teaches His hungry children to find their Father in His Word." - William Tyndale

"The great man, Genghis Khan, only knew how to shoot eagles with an arrow. The past is past. To see real heroes, look around you." - Mao Zedong

"Like two eagles soar as one upon the river of the wind with the promise of forever, we will take the past and learn how to begin." - Pocahontas

"What heavy guilt upon him lies! How cursed is his name! The ravens shall pick out his eyes, And eagles eat the same." - Isaac Watts

"This America must really be a great country if a wonderful organization like the Eagles will take in a bum like me." - Tony Galento

"Men of genius are like eagles, they live on what they kill, while men of talents are like crows, they live on what has been killed for them." - Josh Billings

"The Eagles, let's face it, they were a pretty cool group, Fleetwood Mac, Blondie. I had this really eclectic background in music." - Meredith Brooks

"Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death they were not divided: they were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions." - Bible

"We use pandas and eagles and things. I'd love to see a wilderness society with an angry-looking wolverine as their logo." - E O Wilson

"It's a great event to get outside and enjoy nature. I find it very exciting no matter how many times I see bald eagles." - Karen Armstrong

"The Eagles ended on a rather abrupt note, although in retrospect I realize now that it had been ending for quite some time." - Don Henley

"I don't mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums. I'm not one of those artists who's going to sit here and deny the past." - Don Henley

"I grew up with another pretty darn good writer: Glenn Frey of the Eagles. We were very good friends, and we kind of studied it together." - Bob Seger

"Festus just detected a large group of eagles behind us-long-range radar, still not in sight." Piper leaned over the console. "Are you sure they"re Roman?" Leo rolled his eyes. "No, Pipes. It could be a random group of giant eagles flying in perfect formation. Of course they"re Roman!" - Rick Riordan

"Festus just detected a large group of eagles behind us-long-range radar, still not in sight." Piper leaned over the console. "Are you sure they're Roman?" Leo rolled his eyes. "No, Pipes. It could be a random group of giant eagles flying in perfect formation. Of course they're Roman!" - Rick Riordan

"I remember back in 1994 when the Eagles charged more than $100 for tickets. They said, 'We ain't Pearl Jam.' That's back when records were selling and the Eagles had sold just about as many as anyone on the planet. And years later we're still charging less than them." - Eddie Vedder

"I want to work for Nigeria, my blood is here. I captained this team for 14 years, and it is my country. But you people think if there is no Super Eagles we won't exist. I came from another country to coach the Super Eagles so don't think if we don't win my career is over, no. It's just starting." - Stephen Keshi

"Your choice of people to associate with, both personally and business-wise, is one of the most important choices you make. If you associate with turkeys, you will never fly with the eagles." - Brian Tracy

"Belief? What do I believe in? I believe in sun. In rock. In the dogma of the sun and the doctrine of the rock. I believe in blood, fire, woman, rivers, eagles, storm, drums, flutes, banjos, and broom-tailed horses...." - Edward Abbey

"There's no question that the galleries still like to see birdies and eagles. If you take them all away, it takes some of the dramatics, the excitement of a golf tournament and we [people] don't want to do that." - Arnold Palmer

"If I associate with chickens, I will learn to scratch at the ground and squabble over crumbs. If I associate with eagles, I will learn to soar to great heights." - Andy Andrews

"Men are so charmed with valor that they have pleased themselves with being called lions, leopards, eagles and dragons, from the animals contemporary with us in the geologic formations." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I'll dig in into my days, having come here to live, not to visit. Grey is the price of neighboring with eagles, of knowing a mountain's vast presence, seen or unseen." - Denise Levertov

"Whether or not you reach your goals in life depends entirely on how well you prepare for them and how badly you want them. You're eagles! Stretch your wings and fly to the sky." - Ronald McNair

"And though you duck them ne'er so long, Not one salt drop e'er wets their tongue; On eagles' wings immortal scandals fly, While virtuous actions are but borne to die." - Juvenal

"The wretch that fears to drown, will break through flames; Or, in his dread of flames, will plunge in waves. When eagles are in view, the screaming doves Will cower beneath the feet of man for safety." - Colley Cibber

"Now scantier limits the proud arch confine, And scarce are seen the prostrate Nile or Rhine; A small Euphrates thro' the piece is roll'd, And little eagles wave their wings in gold." - Alexander Pope

"And there's a lust in man no charm can tame Of loudly publishing our neighbour's shame; On eagles' wings immortal scandals fly, While virtuous actions are but borne to die." - Juvenal

"September 11, 2001: Citizens of the U.S., besieged by terror's sting, rose up, weeping glory, as if on eagles" wings.-from the poem Angel of Remembrance: Candles for September 11, 2001" - Aberjhani

"My jaw dropped open. Holy crows...There's a couple of eagles mixed in there, Luke commented.And a few hawks, Aiden added.I rolled my eyes. Okay. Holy birds of prey! Is that better?Much, Aiden murmured." - J. Lynn

"While Bradshaw applauded McNabb for playing hurt, he offered this dose of reality for the Eagles If he doesn't stay healthy, it's over, ... What are you going to do You roll the dice." - Terry Bradshaw

"The wretch that fears to drown, will break through flames; Or, in his dread of flames, will plunge in waves. When eagles are in view, the screaming doves Will cower beneath the feet of man for safety." - Colley Cibber

"It is never too late to go quietly to our lakes, rivers, oceans, even our small streams, and say to the sea gulls, the great blue herons, the bald eagles, the salmon, that we are sorry." - Brenda Peterson

"September 11, 2001: Citizens of the U.S., besieged by terror's sting, rose up, weeping glory, as if on eagles' wings.-from the poem Angel of Remembrance: Candles for September 11, 2001" - Aberjhani

"I knew Glenn Frey. He called me up in 1977 and told me The Eagles were looking for a bass player, preferably someone who could write and had a high voice. That was me." - Timothy B. Schmit

"I'm not a fan of the Eagles, but I've watched their documentary numerous times and everyone who's watched it with me has sung along to the songs, much to my dismay." - Bill Hader

"I think The Eagles single-handedly destroyed country music - well, now, country music has been killed by rap crossovers, so it's hard to say. Maybe we can just agree that money killed country music." - John Doe

"I was into jazz even when I was a kid. My parents would play Ella Fitzgerald, George Shearing, and Dixieland music. I loved The Monkees, The Beatles, The Eagles, and America." - Page Hamilton

"You are the weakest and the least, and the last to be redeemed.... You will be freed, when man will rise above the earthly, when human worms will turn into human eagles." - Isaac Leib Peretz

"Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway; Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they. Such the bard's prophetic words, Pregnant with celestial fire, Bending as he swept the chords Of his sweet but awful lyre." - William Cowper

"After the battle in Pharsalia, when Pompey was fled, one Nonius said they had seven eagles left still, and advised to try what they would do. "Your advice," said Cicero, "were good if we were to fight jackdaws." - Plutarch

"As a human being it is just my nature to enjoy and share philosophy. I do this in the same way that some birds are eagles and some doves, some flowers lilies and some roses." - Alan Watts

"I played in three countries. I played in two World Series. But I never found anything to match the joy and the laughter those years with the Eagles brought me. The city and county loved us." - Monte Irvin

"The denial of contemporary genius is the rule rather than the exception. No one counts the eagles in the nest, till there is a rush of wings; and lo! they are flown." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Tim Tebow may be back in the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles. As you remember, he was thrown out of the league when he landed his gyrocopter on the White House lawn." - David Letterman

"When I wrote 'Silver Linings,' I thought I was writing a book about the Philadelphia Eagles and male bonding, but when the book came out, it was surprising to me that the mental health community embraced it." - Matthew Quick

"If the Eagles were to get back together, it would have to be for the right reasons. I think it would look awful if it were just for the money." - Glenn Frey

"There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die." - William Harvey

"I could stand out front and sing Eagles songs that I sing in my set, but I think people enjoy watching me sing and play the drums. It seems to fascinate people. I don't know why." - Don Henley

"The brave are born from the brave and good. In steers and in horses is to be found the excellence of their sire; nor do savage eagles produce a peaceful dove." - Horace

"Eagles are very tolerant and very adaptable, but they have to get established first. When birds are setting up their breeding territory, they are the most susceptible to being discouraged." - Jim Elliot

"Not all eagles can be trained, but those who take to life with a master display intense loyalty. Although they are not tethered, they always return after killing their prey." - Stephen Kinzer

"The capture, taming, training and keeping of eagles is highly ritualized. Most of the birds, which have a life span of about 40 years, are caught when very young - either snatched from a nest or trapped in a baited net." - Stephen Kinzer

"I look at my career as a body of work, not just Queens of the Stone Age records. I'm in Eagles of Death Metal, I'm in Them Crooked Vultures; I make records with other people." - Josh Homme

"That just shows you their type of class and integrity. They claim to be first class and the best organization. It's an embarrassment and it shows the lack of class that they really have.....The Eagles would be undefeated right now with Green Bay's quarterback. We'd probably be in a much better position with him on the team (instead of present Eagles quarterback Donavon McNabb)." - Terrell Owens

"Out of the night Hopper came, and Perrin was one with the wolf. Hopper, the cub who had watched the eagles soar, and wanted so badly to fly through the sky as the eagles did. The cub who hopped and jumped and leaped until he could leap higher than any other wolf, who never lost the cub's yearning to soar through the sky. [...] Something crashed into his head, and as he fell, he did not know if it was Hopper or himself who died." - Robert Jordan

"So it ends as I guessed it would,' his thoughts said, even as it fluttered away; and it laughed a little within him ere it fled, almost gay it seemed to be casting off all doubt and care and fear. And even as it winged away into forgetfulness it heard voices, and they seemed to be crying in some forgotten world far above: 'The eagles are coming! The eagles are coming!' For one moment more Pippin's thought hovered. "Bilbo! But no! That came in his tale, long long ago. This is my tale, and it ended now. Good-bye!' And his thought fled far away and his eyes saw no more." - J R R Tolkien

"Golden eagles don`t mate with bald eagles, deer don`t mate with antelope, gray wolves don`t mate with red wolves. Just look at domesticated animals, at mongrel dogs, and mixed breed horses, and you`ll know the Great Mystery didn`t intend them to be that way. We weakened the species and introduced disease by mixing what should be kept seperate. Among humans, intermarriage weakens the respect people have for themselves and for their traditions. It undermines clarity of spirit and mind." - Russell Means

"We know there is a sun in heaven, yet we cannot see what matter it is made of, but perceive it only by the beams, light and heat. Election is a sun, the eyes of eagles cannot see it, yet we may find it in the heat of vocation, in the light of illumination, in the beams of good works." - Thomas Adams

"Farewell," they cried, "Wherever you fare till your eyries receive you at the journey's end!" That is the polite thing to say among eagles. "May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks," answered Gandalf, who knew the correct reply." - J R R Tolkien

"Yeah, I had it all mapped out actually. Seriously. I wrote it down. I said, 'When I'm the head coach of the Eagles, I'm going to make sure I get that guy on my team.' And then guy next to me was like, 'You're only the offensive coordinator at New Hampshire.' I said, 'Don't worry about it. Minor details. But it's going to work.'" - Chip Kelly

"If we will only surrender ourselves utterly to the Lord, and will trust Him perfectly, we shall find our souls "mounting up with wings as eagles" to the "heavenly places" in Christ Jesus, where earthly annoyances or sorrows have no power to disturb us." - Hannah Whitall Smith

"Great eagles fly alone; great lions hunt alone; great souls walk alone-alone with God. Such loneliness is hard to endure, and impossible to enjoy unless God accompanied. Prophets are lone men; they walk alone, pray alone and God makes them alone." - Leonard Ravenhill



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