He ate the white paint off and when you stand back
at a certain distance you can see that it is a beautiful picture of a horse going over a fence.
Instead, you have to stand back
and look at your life and work objectively and ask, 'What am I going to stop doing so that I have enough time to do the most important things in my life and work?
What's unusual about Burroughs, however, is his ability to stand back
and observe his own life--he's also the author of Running With Scissors, the harrowing yet hilarious account of his extremely traumatic childhood--without succumbing to sentimentality or dispensing trite recovery homilies.
How can we, black people of America, who have suffered so much under the iron heel of progress, stand back
and allow people to starve and die as silently and unheralded as our own ancestors did on those slave ships so many years ago?
As an architect he is content to stand back
, to provide a timeless frame within which life of whatever kind can take place.
FIREFIGHTERS were forced to stand back
and watch a car being destroyed by fire today because they could not get close enough to douse it.
The Anglican Journal is editorially independent precisely because the church needs and wants a voice that can stand back
and, sometimes, be critical.
Such a move sends a clear signal to the region's leaders: Stand back
and let us get things done the old way.
We have to stand back
sometimes and try to be aware of where it is leading us in our personal lives.
This is your opportunity to stand back
with an objective eye and evaluate yourself the way a coach would.
Court of Appeals had reached out for the case prior to Judge Jackson's ruling it will now stand back
and wait for a Supreme Court decision on whether to hear the case directly, or send it back to the USCA for further briefing and decision.
Once that's accomplished, a scientist can stand back
and let the body take over.
Folk all colored from pale and yellow to midnight blue-black never just stand back
and watch they gon' say it how they see it how they feel 'bout everything and then some from roaches to do-rags from daddy-do right to David Ku-Klux Duke to sisters wringing the barest budget for another meal So, here's a taste begun in a roux sauteed in lines like "trust a man as far as you can see him 'cause you know stiff stuff don't have no conscience"
We refuse to stand back
any longer and watch this crisis build.
We should provide as much genuine humanitarian aid as we can and then stand back
and hold the jackets while the Libyans sort out their country for themselves.