Romance is an illusion. Well, romance is not a complete illusion, but it's ephemeral. It does not last.
This cabin, Mary, in my sight appears,
Built as it has been in our waning years,
A rest afforded to our weary feet,
Preliminary to - the last retreat.
The last person to be beatified by Pope John Paul II was Mother Teresa of Calcutta in 2003.
Sometimes, especially in the last six months, I still feel like going to the window and singing out all my troubles.
As you get older, your voice changes, as well. Your voice should be able to last as long as you last.
In the last 15 to 20 years the best central midfielder that I have seen - the most complete - is SCHOLES
Engage in one kind of business only, and stick to it faithfully until you succeed, or until you conclude to abandon it. A constant hammering on one nail will generally drive it home at last, so that it can be clinched.
P. T. Barnum
I always knew that I could go deep. How deep? I don't know. But it always seems that with each character I take on, I'm challenged to go deeper than the last time, and then again deeper than the last time. This is the deepest I've ever been asked to dive. And to see how deep I actually went for this, and that I wasn't afraid to go there in order to give Tyler exactly what he envisioned for the character, which was pretty deep, that's what I discovered about myself.
With Viagra you've got an onset of action of an hour and it lasts for four hours, and here's a new drug that has an onset of 16 minutes and lasts all day, ... Which might appeal for someone who wants to have more flexibility with their sexual experience.
Bright lights, they tend to burn out fast. So I shine bright, but I'm scared that it won't last.
Experience supplies painful proof that traditions once called into being are first called useful, then they become necessary. At last they are too often made idols, and all must bow down to them or be punished.
J. C. Ryle
I am alive and well and unconcerned about the rumors of my death. But if I were dead, I would be the last to know.