Bowed by the weight of centuries he leans upon his hoe and gazes on the ground, the emptiness of ages in his face, and on his back the burden of the world.
A few years ago, I thought, I will never make it. I started to go to the doctor to help me lose weight.
Actors worry about bad breath, weight, receding hairlines and why their leading lady looks like their daughter.
Ah, mon cher, for anyone who is alone, without God and without a master, the weight of days is dreadful.
And I told her point blank, you have got everything to live for. You have got such talent. You are back singing great, lose the weight. And she went and did it, and look at her now.
Each word bears its weight, so you have to read my poems quite slowly.
Everything has to be pulling weight in a short story for it to be really of the first order.
I did put on weight for the last half of the film, but the Ferris wheel scene was shot with a harness on me so that if I fell I would not fall all the way.
I do not criticize weight training - as long as it is not a substitute for aerobic training.
I do not normally look like a twig and I do eat like a pig but the weight has just dropped off me.
I gained 60 pounds, and I am proud of it. Why do I need to watch my weight when I am pregnant? I could eat whatever the hell I want to eat.
I got involved in cocaine because I needed to lose weight. I felt the pressure living here. I took it to wake me up and keep me moving.
I had started losing weight. I mean he did not know anything about the journey that I was on at that point obviously but from my highest weight of just over 300 pounds I lost about 45 pounds.
I have been on diets that were supervised by doctors, that were carefully supervised where I lost weight.
I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous.
I think the hardest thing is losing weight. That's the hardest thing more than anything else.
I am gaining weight the right way: I'm drinking beer.
I have been watching what I eat. When I was putting on all the weight, I was drinking Guinness and not eating. I did not have room to because I was drinking all the time.
If you look at body fat, it seems to increase with age, even though your weight does not. That's a physiological fact of aging, they say. Heck it is. It is an adaptive effect of aging.
It seems every year, people make the resolution to exercise and lose weight and get in shape.
When I was larger, people said I was fat. Now that I've lost weight, they say I died.
Flabbergasted, adj. Appalled over how much weight you have gained.
Every citizen of this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President.
The mass and majesty of this world, all
That carries weight and always weighs the same
Lay in the hands of others; they were small
And could not hope for help and no help came:
What their foes like to do was done, their shame
Was all the worst could wish; they lost their pride
And died as men before their bodies died.
The human understanding when it has once adopted an opinion (either as being the received opinion or as being agreeable to itself) draws all things else to support and agree with it. And though there be a greater number and weight of instances to be found on the other side, yet these it either neglects and despises, or else by some distinction sets aside and rejects, in order that by this great and pernicious predetermination the authority of its former conclusions may remain inviolate.